From the A-J’s Pages: French troops plus U.S. tank destroying equipment no good for Axis

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50 years ago:

With the United States able to supply only one-half of the 830,000 new engineering graduates it will need in the next 10 years, American industry cannot afford to be too choosy about whom it hires from abroad.

75 years ago:

ALLIED HEADQUARTERS IN NORTH AFRICA - French troops using some American tank destroying equipment among their weapons smashed back a heavy tank attack by Germans and Italians on French positions, Allied headquarters announced today.

100 years ago:

“I never saw a city or village yet whose miseries were not in proportion to the number of its public houses.” - Oliver Goldsmith.