Fresno Grapevine

The Fresno Grapevine was the newspaper for the Fresno Assembly Center, California, which was open from May 6, 1942, to October 30, 1942. The newspaper provided information about activities and sports, living conditions, and the move to permanent camps.

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Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 3 (May 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-3)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 3 (May 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-3)
Selected article titles: "1,210 More Evacuees Arrive. New Citizens Fill Center to Capacity" (p. 1), "Huge Improvement Work Started. Skilled Men Busy Making Equipment" (p. 1), "Presenting Our New Friends" (p. 1), "New Evacuees Must List Address Change" (p. 1), "Americanism" (p. 2), "Manzanar Propagates 200,000 Guayules" (p. 3), "No Tickee No Washee" (p. 3), "From ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 7 (August 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-27)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 7 (August 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-27)
Selected article titles: "Dimout Order Affects Center. New DeWitt Ruling Bans Bright Light. Move is Coast Wide" (p. 1), "Center Voters Show Interest in Election. Ballots Number 1,547" (p. 1), "Editorial: Attend Issei 'Hobby Day' and Note Achievement" (p. 2), "Education Department Plans Hobby Display" (p. 3), "New Toys, Books, to be Purchased" (p. 3), "Farm ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 10 (June 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-10)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 10 (June 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-10)
Selected article titles: "Farm Project is in Full Swing. 25 Victory Gardens are Cultivated" (p. 1), "Time Limit for Visits Lengthened" (p. 1), "'Snack' Age Extended" (p. 1), "Bank Service Starts Friday" (p. 1), "First Baby is Born in Center" (p. 3), "Recreation Leaders' Course is Offered" (p. 3), "Blood Donors Wanted" (p. 4), "JACL Leaders ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. III No. 3 (October 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-43)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. III No. 3 (October 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-43)
Selected article titles: "Center Population Drops to 3812. Residents of K Embark for Project Site" (p. 1), "No Alligators, Snakes in Jerome, Scribe Says" (p. 1), "Curtain Slowly Coming Down on Activities Here" (p. 1), "Editorial: United We Stand or Divided We Fall" (p. 2), "'Conditions Good' Say Queried Advance Crew" (p. 3), "Introducing Jerome Staff ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 5 (August 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-25)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 5 (August 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-25)
Selected article titles: "'Hey Days' Program Starts Tonight. Musicale, Ball Game, Dance Among Two Days' Activities" (p. 1), "Tomorrow is Last Nomination Day" (p. 1), "City Dwellers Must Register Rented Homes" (p. 1), "Editorial: Nisei Asked to Volunteer for Army Intelligence Corps" (p. 2), "Farm Group Gets Donation of Insecticides, Fertilizers" (p. 3), "Carpenters, Painters Buoy ...
Fresno Center News Vol. I No. 2 (May 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-2)
doc Fresno Center News Vol. I No. 2 (May 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-2)
Selected article titles: "500 Workers Employed in the Center" (p. 1), "Hail!" (p. 1), "Representatives Elected at Meet" (p. 1), "Here's the Election Results" (p. 1), "Opportunity for Education" (p. 2), "Book Drive is Started by Librarian" (p. 3), "Clinic to be Opened" (p. 3), "Don't Cry, Yell Troubleshooters!" (p. 3), "1st Talent Show Held" (p. ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 17 (July 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-17)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 17 (July 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-17)
Selected article titles: "Complete New Stage Under Construction" (p. 1), "Residents Eat Center Grown Vegetables" (p. 1), "Editorial: Citizenship Ban Hits Snag" (p. 2), "Medical Staff Praised" (p. 2), "Nursery Class Reorganized" (p. 3), "Visiting Hours at Hospital Changed Again" (p. 3), "Barber Shop to be Opened Within Week" (p. 4), "Center Infant Dies" (p. 4), ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 19 (July 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-19)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 19 (July 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-19)
Selected article titles: "Clothing Allotment Begins Monday. Warehouse 9 to be Scene of Ordering" (p. 1), "New Center Regulations are Revealed" (p. 1), "Editorial: Pleasing Your Palate" (p. 2), "Refrigeration Compartments are Completed" (p. 3), "No More Neck Stretching Grease Pits Installed" (p. 3), "Whooping Cough 'Shots' to be Given Tuesday" (p. 4), "Warehousemen Eat Chop ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 7 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-7)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 7 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-7)
Selected article titles: "Colorful Program to End Flag Week. Impressive Ceremonies Scheduled" (p. 1), "Flag Day Program" (p. 1), "Improvements" (p. 2), "Hospital 3 Grounds to Be Improved" (p. 3), "Few People Break Curfew Regulations" (p. 3), "Dance Under the Stars" (p. 3), "Children May Get Book Room" (p. 3), "'Cock-Eyed Mayor' From Kaneko-Kai Steals Show" ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 14 (July 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-14)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 14 (July 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-14)
Selected article titles: "Basic English Class Starts, 250 Enrolled" (p. 1), "We're Not Leaving Yet" (p. 1), "Concerning Japanese Print" (p. 1), "Impressive Ceremonies Features Center Fourth" (p. 1), "Recreation Leaders Pave Way for Organized Play" (p. 2), "Improvement Highlights in a Nutshell" (p. 3), "New Evacuees Arrive" (p. 3), "1,000 Eaters Send Melons Down Alimentary ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 12 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-12)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 12 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-12)
Selected article titles: "Shoe Repair, Barber Shops to be Opened" (p. 1), "Boy Scouts Start Drive for Rubber" (p. 1), "Pipes Installed" (p. 2), "Trash Disposal" (p. 2), "Program is Planned for July Fourth" (p. 3), "Diptheria 'Shots' to be Given Children" (p. 3), "Center Store Has More Merchandise" (p. 3), "Beautification Program in Full Swing" ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 4 (June 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-4)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 4 (June 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-4)
Selected article titles: "Talent Parade on Tap Tonight. Amateurs to Compete for Prizes. Varety [Variety] Show Billed" (p. 1), "Workers Needed in Montana" (p. 1), "Blackout Instructions" (p. 1), "On Sanitation" (p. 2), "Pastimers Collide in Freak Accident" (p. 3), "Santa Anita Loses 5,000 Pop Bottles" (p. 3), "Baton Twirling Class is Planned" (p. 3), "Issei ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 4 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-24)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 4 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-24)
Selected article titles: "Residents to Elect Panel of 21. Issei, Nisei 16 and Over May Participate" (p. 1), "Hog Producing Class to be Started Soon" (p. 1), "Applications for Absentee Voters Available Here" (p. 1), "Like Carving? Don't Practice on Fig Trees" (p. 1), "Editorial: Nisei Urged to Exercise Voting Power at Primary Election" (p. 2), ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 3 (August 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-23)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 3 (August 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-23)
Selected article titles: "Coupon Books Give Way to Pay Checks" (p. 1), "New Courses Added to Education Curriculum" (p. 1), "Editorial: Cultural Cultivation Vital to Our Physical Well-Being" (p. 2), "Radishes are Harvested by Farming Crew" (p. 3), "Sacramento County Voters Should Write to County Clerk" (p. 3), "More Clothes Ordered Than Was Expected" (p. 4), ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 1 (August 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-21)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 1 (August 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-21)
Selected article titles: "Tots Splash Happily as Pool Opens" (p. 1), "Pickling Done on Big Scale" (p. 1), "Do Not Order Clothing Now if Not Needed" (p. 1), "Editorial: Profane Language is Bad Example for Children" (p. 2), "Time for Injections Changed at Hospital I" (p. 3), "Bedbugs? Don't Scratch, Call the Eradicators" (p. 3), "Educational ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 12 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-32)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 12 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-32)
Selected article titles: "Fall School Term Begins Monday. Registration Scheduled for this Weekend" (p. 1), "Grapevine Reporters Go to Tulare Center" (p. 1), "WRA Launches Campaign for More Workers" (p. 1), "Editorial: Accepting the Challenge Left by Tulare Residents" (p. 2), "Colorful Minstrel Show Slated for Bowl Tonight" (p. 3), "Brownies Schedule Mother's Tea Party" (p. ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 8 (June 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-8)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 8 (June 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-8)
Selected article titles: "142 Seniors to Graduate Friday. New Stadium to be Scene of Exercises" (p. 1), "Now the Kids Eat Five Times" (p. 1), "Visitors Jam Room" (p. 1), "Neighborliness" (p. 2), "Clinic Hours at Hospital Announced" (p. 3), "Don't Get Burned Up" (p. 3), "Bank Service Soon" (p. 3), "Scouters Open Training Program for ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 13 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-13)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 13 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-13)
Selected article titles: "Program Highlights Today's Events. Dance, Ball Game, Also Scheduled" (p. 1), "Clothing Allotment Available" (p. 1), "Editorial: Farming, Nation's Backbone" (p. 2), "Hi Neighbor! I'm News. Want to Look Me Over?" (p. 3), "It's Just Rumors, Girls, You Won't Be Old Maids" (p. 4), "Students Relocation Meeting Scheduled" (p. 4), "The Nisei Race, ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 8 (August 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-28)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 8 (August 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-28)
Selected article titles: "'Hobby Days' Show Starts Friday. Teachers to Demonstrate Their Skills. Displays to be Shown in Recreation Hall 2" (p. 1), "First Student Leaves Center for College. Two More Scholars to Go Early Next Week" (p. 1), "Child Hit by Milk Truck Escapes Serious Injury" (p. 1), "Editorial: Cooperation Needed for Effective Panel Function" ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 16 (September 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-36)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 16 (September 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-36)
Selected article titles: "Elementary School Term Begins. 780 More Students Enrolled" (p. 1), "Arrangements for Property Must be Made" (p. 1), "New Movie Admits Cards to be Used from Next Week" (p. 1), "Hospital Staff Members Needed for Advance Crew" (p. 1), "Merced Center Residents Win Praise from Manager" (p. 2), "Women Plan to Build Up ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 15 (July 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-15)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 15 (July 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-15)
Selected article titles: "Victory Gardens Cultivated by Agriculture Department" (p. 1), "English Classes for Kibei Begun" (p. 1), "'Hose Say Can You See?' 300 Feet a Faucet" (p. 1), "Residents Can Still Obtain Security Aid" (p. 1), "225 Register for Draft" (p. 1), "Editorial: We Still Have Friends" (p. 2), "Editorial: Issei Express Loyalty" (p. 2), ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 19 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-39)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 19 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-39)
Selected article titles: "Crew Leaves Friday. Advance Contingent to Prepare Project Site" (p. 1), "Beet Company Offers High Compensation" (p. 1), "They Say, 'Be Seeing You in Jerome Soon'" (p. 1), "What the Wise Arkansas Traveler Should Have" (p. 1), "Editorial: Realizing Our Hopes at the Relocation Center" (p. 2), "Center School Enrollment Hits All Time ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 17 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-37)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 17 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-37)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Preparations Underway. Rush for Boxes is On, Residents Anxiously Await Moving Orders" (p. 1), "Clothes Altering Department Will be Open Daily" (p. 1), "Finance Division Getting Ready for Relocation" (p. 1), "Editorial: Preparing Ourselves for Community Cooperation" (p. 2), "Farm Project Group Carries on Intensive Educational Program" (p. 3), "Chefs Praised as ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 11 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-31)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 11 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-31)
Selected article titles: "Building Trade School Planned. Training for Employees is Contemplated" (p. 1), "Center Students Get Extended Vacation" (p. 1), "Bad News! Center Payroll Delayed" (p. 1), "Training for Employees is Contemplated" (p. 1), "Sept 7 -- Labor Day. A Salute to the Laborers Our Army Behind the Army" (p. 2), "'E' Excellence Flag Won ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 9 (August 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-29)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 9 (August 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-29)
Selected article titles: "Center Summer School Ends Today. Educational System Will be Reorganized" (p. 1), "Farm Project Group Holds Discussions" (p. 1), "Boy Scouts Will Collect Hospital Medicine Bottles" (p. 1), "Editorial: Of Students Who Leave" (p. 2), "More Fowl Play, Another Chicken Dinner Consumed" (p. 3), "Children's Books Added to Library" (p. 6).
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