Topaz Times

The Topaz Times was published in the Topaz concentration camp, Utah, from September 1942 to August 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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Topaz Times Vol. V No. 17 (November 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-236)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 17 (November 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-236)
Selected article titles: "State Senate, Dies Group Start Probes at Tule Lake" (p. 1), "Oriental Act Repeal Urged" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 5 (August 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-419)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 5 (August 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-419)
Selected article titles: "Red Cross Nutrition Classes Started Thursdays in New Science Building" (p. 1), "Swiss Government to Represent Japanese Interests in U.S." (p. 2), "Federal Charges to be Brought Against Doi Farm Attackers" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 4 (April 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-398)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 4 (April 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-398)
Selected article titles: "Pres. Roosevelt Passes Away" (p. 1), "Schools, Center Plan Rites for Roosevelt" (p. 1), "Students Heckle Speakers at Seattle Anti-Japanese Meeting" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 20 (June 7, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-313)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 20 (June 7, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-313)
Selected article titles: "Long-Awaited Invasion of Europe Started; Initial Landings Success" (p. 1), "Man Fined for Lumber Theft" (p. 1), "25% of Residents Now Relocated" (p. 2), "Philadelphia Nisei Discriminated at University of Pennsylvania" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 15 (January 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-76)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 15 (January 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-76)
Selected article titles: "Governor Maw Impressed by Progress Here" (p. 1), "Investigate Outside Job Conditions" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 7 (July 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-327)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 7 (July 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-327)
Selected article titles: "40 Percent of Families Say No Relocation" (p. 1), "Manpower Commission Studies Labor Problem" (p. 1), "Race Differences Discussion Planned" (p. 1), "Rationed Food Quota for Residents Changed" (p. 3), "Auditorium: Cigarette Causes Small Fire" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 8 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-376)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 8 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-376)
Selected article titles: "Evacuees Receive Warm Welcome on Return to San Francisco" (p. 1), "Gun Wielder Recalls No Memory of Shooting; Claims Amnesia" (p. 1), "Two Families Return to Fresno, Receive Welcome" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 23 (January 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-84)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 23 (January 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-84)
Selected article titles: "New Hospital Head Arrives from Jerome" (p. 1), "Men Needed for Farm, Public Works Divisions" (p. 1), "First City-Wide Forum Set for Friday Evening" (p. 1), "Books Gathered for Issei, Kibei" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 25 (January 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-87)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 25 (January 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-87)
Selected article titles: "Ready Market Awaits Evacuee Automobiles" (p. 1), "Official Topaz Shield Explained" (p. 1), "History of Utah Part IV" (p. 2), "Residents Advised on Time to Call Ambulance" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 7 (October 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-351)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 7 (October 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-351)
Selected article titles: "Health Program: Dental, Ambulance, Diet Services to Improve" (p. 1), "Relocators in Distress Aided. Social Security Funds Help Sick Persons, Those in Need of Money" (p. 2), "Pamphlet Tells About New York in Japanese" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 19 (June 22, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-413)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 19 (June 22, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-413)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Students Ineligible to Attend Millard Schools" (p. 1), "GI's Rap Racism" (p. 2), "Race Hatred Condemned" (p. 2), "4C Draft Status May be Changed by Registrants" (p. 4), "Canada Japanese to be Segregated" (p. 6), "Ickes' Criticisms Unwarranted, Unappreciated -- Justice Crosby" (p. 6).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 20 (August 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-200)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 20 (August 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-200)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Ranks 3rd in Resettlement" (p. 1), "Parolee Status Cleared to Suppress Rumors" (p. 1), "Transferees: Crating Lumber to Arrive Soon" (p. 1), "Students Denied Cash Assistance" (p. 1), "Tule Lake Setup Described" (p. 2), "Blankets: Surplus Needed for Tuleans" (p. 3), "Draft Boards Caution Nisei" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 24 (September 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-342)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 24 (September 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-342)
Selected article titles: "Depot Condition Investigators Confirm Reports" (p. 1), "Reinduction Rules for Draft Effected Men Given" (p. 1), "Encyclopedia in Japanese Sought" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 33 (September 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-213)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 33 (September 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-213)
Selected article titles: "Transferees' Special Mail Service Set" (p. 1), "Lt. General DeWitt Relieved by Lt. General Delos Emmons" (p. 1), "Killing Frost Due Soon; Farm Crops Endangered" (p. 1), "Topaz Gets Vegetables from Tule" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 35 (December 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-254)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 35 (December 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-254)
Selected article titles: "National WRA Head Sends Yule Message" (p. 1), "Huge Center-wide Xmas Program Slated Tonight" (p. 1), "Drivers and Pedestrians are Cautioned" (p. 3), "Block Managers Deluged With Messages from the Beginning" (p. 3), "Bill Repealing Chinese Exclusion Act Approved" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 18 (November 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-237)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 18 (November 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-237)
Selected article titles: "Central File of Projects to be Moved Here" (p. 1), "Fifty-Five Key Workers from Tule Lake Center Arrive Today" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 16 (November 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-360)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 16 (November 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-360)
Selected article titles: "FDR Uncertain Whether West Coast Will Open" (p. 1), "ACLU Fund" (p. 1), "Japanese Nationals May Volunteer for US Army" (p. 1), "State Cannot Prevent Evacuees' Return, Warren" (p. 2), "'Stop Hating,' Says Joe E. Brown" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 58 (March 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-121)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 58 (March 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-121)
Selected article titles: "Four Brothers Volunteer at Minidoka Ctr." (p. 1), "97 Volunteer for Army Combat Team" (p. 1), "Army Reduces Exclusion Area" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 36 (February 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-99)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 36 (February 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-99)
Selected article titles: "Get Replies from War Dept. to 3 Questions" (p. 1), "800 Attend Mass Meeting" (p. 1), "Mass Registration Schedule Prepared" (p. 1), "Importance of Resident I.D. Cards Stressed" (p. 2), "Instructions Released on Internee Mail" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 17 (May 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-155)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 17 (May 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-155)
Selected article titles: "5 Topaz Girls to Inspect Canneries" (p. 1), "Center Hit by Grippe Epidemic" (p. 1), "Editorial Reprint: Little Tokyos Again?" (p. 2), "Dust Control Steps for Hospital Taken" (p. 3), "Minidoka Faces Labor Shortage" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 5 (April 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-296)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 5 (April 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-296)
Selected article titles: "Proj. Director Ernst Addresses Calif. Groups on WRA Program" (p. 1), "Coast Race Mongers Rapped by Secy. Ickes" (p. 1), "An Editorial Reprint: Discriminatory Non-Discrimination" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 5 (October 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-349)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 5 (October 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-349)
Selected article titles: "Exclusion of Japanese from Coast Petitioned" (p. 1), "Seven Residents Injured Sat. in Truck Accident" (p. 1), "Japan Plans Help to Repatriates" (p. 1), "'Remember Pearl Harbor' League Rapped by Myer" (p. 2), "Colonization Plan for Residents Unable to Leave Centers Suggested" (p. 2), "Army Claims Evacuation was Military Necessity" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 4 (October 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-348)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 4 (October 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-348)
Selected article titles: "Gatehouse to Co-ordinate Departures, Admittances" (p. 1), "Topaz Still 3rd in Relocation" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 31 (December 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-250)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 31 (December 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-250)
Selected article titles: "WRA Budget for Next Year Being Planned, Hughes" (p. 1), "1400 Cases of Influenza in Center, Survey Shows" (p. 1), "State Senate Makes 'Keep Japanese Out' Request" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 7 (January 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-375)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 7 (January 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-375)
Selected article titles: "Three Nisei Wounded Sat. in Wells, Nevada" (p. 1), "Center Visits to be Considered in Terms of Value to Relocation" (p. 1), "Attempted Violence on Auburn Nisei Reported" (p. 1), "Nisei May Have Cameras, Short Wave Radio Sets" (p. 2).
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