Gila News-Courier

The Gila News-Courier was published in the Gila River concentration camp, Arizona, from September 1942 to 1945. The newspaper was staffed mainly by camp inmates who wrote the articles, set the type, and printed the final copies.

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Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 111 (May 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-267)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 111 (May 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-267)
Selected article titles: "Conference Notes: Huso Reports on Progress of WRA Relocation Plans" (p. 1), "1067 Want to Come to Gila" (p. 1), "Editorial: Detained Citizens" (p. 2), "Dry Cleaning Available Soon" (p. 3), "Union: Urges Non-Discrimination Toward Nisei Workers" (p. 3), "Resettlement Areas Relaxed" (p. 3), "Foreign Owned Property Should be Reported" (p. 5), "Anti-Japanese …
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 13 (September 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-156)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 13 (September 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-156)
Selected article titles: "Workers Needed to Replace 700 Tule Lake Goers" (p. 1), "Relocaters: Fingerprints and Photos a 'Must'" (p. 1), "Co-op Starts Cash Payment of Refunds to Segregants" (p. 1), "Editorial: Back to California?" (p. 2), "Pets Shippable to Tule Lake" (p. 3), "Gambled Fined and Sentenced" (p. 3), "Tule Lake: Trip Delayed for Pregnant …
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 196 (December 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-352)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 196 (December 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-352)
Selected article titles: "Twenty-Eight Gilans Leave for Active Duty" (p. 1), "Annual Prepares for Christmas Play" (p. 1), "Co-op Resolution: Federation is Thankful" (p. 2), "Hospital Announces Visiting Regulations" (p. 3), "Dr. Kehoe Discusses Life in WRA Center" (p. 4), "Marble Contest Needs Entrants" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 36 (March 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-72)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 36 (March 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-72)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Enlistees Form Club for Unity of Action" (p. 1), "Water: Possibility of Rationing Told " (p. 1), "Editorials: It Had to Happen" (p. 2), "Construction on School Buildings to Begin Soon" (p. 4), "Owners of Cars in Storage Wanted" (p. 4), "Medical Staff Appeals for Help in Hospitals" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 77 (February 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-232)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 77 (February 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-232)
Selected article titles: "Bill: For Citizenship Renunciation" (p. 1), "WRA Transferred to Dept. of Interior; Myer to Stay" (p. 1), "MP Company Changed" (p. 1), "Editorial: Hospital Situation" (p. 2), "Forty Nisei Reclassified to 1-A" (p. 4), "Draft Causes Changes in Plans of Evacuees" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. 3 No. 109 (May 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-265)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. 3 No. 109 (May 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-265)
Selected article titles: "Red Cross Message to Japan Limited" (p. 1), "Leave and Employment Regulations Disclosed" (p. 1), "Ickes Accuses La Guardia of Racial Discrimination" (p. 1), "Editorial: Youth and Tomorrow" (p. 2), "Fair Play for Nisei" (p. 2), "'Democrat' Prints Rivers Story" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 37 (November 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-188)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 37 (November 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-188)
Selected article titles: "Larger Grants Urged to Accelerate Relocation" (p. 1), "234 Evacuees Work at Tule" (p. 1), "Editorial: New Tides Awakened" (p. 2), "Live By: Principles of Christianity" (p. 2), "Negroes Take Over Lil' Tokyo in Los Angeles" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 193 (November 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-349)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 193 (November 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-349)
Selected article titles: "WRA Reports Heavy Casualties in France" (p. 1), "Information on Sale of Automobiles, Trucks" (p. 2), "The Right to Return" (p. 2), "JACL Holds National Conference December 1-3" (p. 3).
Relocator News Week, Vol. I No. 3 (October 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-175)
doc Relocator News Week, Vol. I No. 3 (October 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-175)
Selected article titles: "13,788 Out on Indefinite Leave" (p. 1), "Ashfork Stay Negotiated" (p. 1), "Defense Jobs Cleared Locally" (p. 1).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 1 (September 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-1)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 1 (September 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-1)
Selected article titles: "School Program Well Underway" (p. 1), "Latest Arrivals Swell Population of Colony" (p. 1), "Rivers' Honors Pima Indian" (p. 1), "Work Begun on Netting Project" (p. 1), "Is Mass Internment Unfair?" (p. 2), "Policies Outlined By E.R. Smith: Statement" (p. 3), "Colony Council Plan Presented: Commission to be Selected" (p. 3), "Center Churches …
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 65 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-219)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 65 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-219)
Selected article titles: "Camp Savage Gives $100 as Xmas Gift to Rivers" (p. 1), "Editorial: Community Charges" (p. 2), "Japanese Food Coming to Gila" (p. 2), "Twin Falls: Letter Denies Japanese Rule" (p. 2), "Sick Leave Procedure Explained by Runyan" (p. 3), "Protests WRA Control in Tule" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 75 (June 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-112)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 75 (June 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-112)
Selected article titles: "Canal to Honor Seniors Tonight. Valedictorian is Mary Mizufune" (p. 1), "Tofu for Rivers a Possibility" (p. 1), "Court Rules Curfew Legal" (p. 1), "Editorial: Consider These Quotes" (p. 2), "Time Magazine Carries Story of Evacuees. Vols. Ex-Gilans Featured" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 63 (May 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-99)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 63 (May 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-99)
Selected article titles: "Wolter Scores Truck Usage. Unauthorized Use Carries Penalty" (p. 1), "Accreditation: Rivers High Schools to Get Rating Soon" (p. 1), "Arizona State Law Aimed at Evacuee Enterprises" (p. 1), "Editorial: Part-Time Americans" (p. 2), "Families: Hostels Urged for Relocation" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 172 (September 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-327)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 172 (September 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-327)
Selected article titles: "Evacuee May Return After Physical Exam" (p. 1), "Forty-five Nisei Deaths Reported by Centers" (p. 1), "Letter: Disturbing to Soldiers" (p. 2), "Langford: Bed Bugs in Barracks Should be Reported" (p. 3), "Nisei Chaplain Leads Rescue Party in Italy" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 48 (June 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-407)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 48 (June 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-407)
Selected article titles: "Cure: Diet Messes Will Close" (p. 1), "Eviction Suit Win" (p. 2), "WRA: Nisei Casualty Hits 750 Mark" (p. 2), "Decision: Force Illegal in Exclusion" (p. 2), "California: Attacks Arouse Friendly Groups" (p. 4), "Attacks Against Nisei Deplored" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 16 (February 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-374)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 16 (February 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-374)
Selected article titles: "Hog Farm Fire Destroys Shed, Some Property" (p. 1), "Director Myer Visits Next Week" (p. 1), "Army Emergency Relief" (p. 2), "Trend: WRA Winding Up Affairs" (p. 2), "'Why Pick on Nisei Girl?'" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 136 (July 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-292)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 136 (July 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-292)
Selected article titles: "Editorial: Fight for Independence" (p. 1), "Gilans: Welcome Jerome, Observe Fourth" (p. 1), "Shaved Ice Sold at Canal Movies" (p. 2), "Beginners: English Classes Open for Issei" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 151 (August 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-307)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 151 (August 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-307)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar: Youth Poses as Japanese" (p. 1), "Nisei Treason Trial Opens in Denver Court" (p. 1), "Goodbye, But Not Farewell" (p. 2), "Color Does Not Mark Loyalty" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 21 (November 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-21)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 21 (November 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-21)
Selected article titles: "Hospital Opening Tomorrow. Public Invited for Inspection. Up-To-Date Equipment" (p. 1), "Relocation Policy Announced" (p. 1), "Bonfires Prohibited in Colony" (p. 2), "All-Nisei Revue Closes Holiday Festivities" (p. 3), "Rivers' Constitution to Undergo Study" (p. 4), "Vegetable Packing Material Shortages Deter Exportations" (p. 7), "Latest Sweater Fashions Here" (p. 7).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 49 (June 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-408)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 49 (June 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-408)
Selected article titles: "Canal Camp Will Close by October Says Myer" (p. 1), "Myer: To Inspect WRA on West Coast" (p. 2), "L.A.: WRA Announces 1,007 Returnees" (p. 2), "Assistance: Resettlers Must Ask in Advance" (p. 3), "Milwaukee Forms Nisei Council" (p. 4), "Hostel Ruling Eases Housing" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 63 (January 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-217)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 63 (January 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-217)
Selected article titles: "Chicago to See Evacuee Art" (p. 1), "Two Gilans to Attend Legal, Property Meeting" (p. 1), "Inspection: State Educators Expected Monday" (p. 1), "Editorial: Relocation with Pride Without Bitterness" (p. 2), "New York 'Times' Columnist Writes on Life in Gila" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 4 (September 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-4)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 4 (September 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-4)
Selected article titles: "Fryer's Statement: Residents Urged to Beautify City" (p. 1), "Sakamoto Tells Colony's View" (p. 1), "Gila Closed to Alien Visitors" (p. 3), "Optometry Services" (p. 3), "First Variety Show Tomorrow" (p. 3), "Bates Handles Colony Information Problems: Reports Officer to be Appointed Soon" (p. 3), "Americanization Classes Start" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 34 (December 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-34)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 34 (December 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-34)
Selected article titles: "Seized Radio Claim Possible" (p. 1), "Leave Head Establishes Permanent Office Here. Conference to be Called Next Week" (p. 1), "Construction of More Schools" (p. 1), "School Building Material Arrive" (p. 2), "Resettlement in Fresh Territories Urges Speaker" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 177 (October 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-332)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 177 (October 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-332)
Selected article titles: "Supreme Court to Hear Nisei Cases This Week" (p. 1), "Santa 'Barbarians' Sign Anti-Japanese Pledge" (p. 1), "Chicago: Nisei Lawyer Opens Office" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 133 (June 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-289)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 133 (June 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-289)
Selected article titles: "Butte Prepares Festivities to Welcome Jerome" (p. 1), "Tulean Jailed for Assault" (p. 1), "63 Heart Mountain Nisei Sentenced to 3 Years Each" (p. 2).
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