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R13 – THE DAY IN HARRISBURG

R13 THE DAY IN HARRISBURG (BY THE ASSOCIATE PRESS)   SENATE ADJOURNS UNTIL 4 P.M., HOUSE UNTIL 9 P.M. MONDAY.   LEGISLATURE APPROVED CONGRESSIONAL REAPPORTIONMENT BILL AND SENDS IT TO GOVERNOR KAMES FOR HIS SIGNATURE.   ACT TO PERMIT LOCAL GOVERNMENTS TO LEVY SPECIAL TAXES FOR DEFENSE RECOMMITTED IN SENATE FOR AMENDMENTS TO TIGHTEN MONETARY […]

SUBMARINE ATTACK – SANTA BARBARA,CALIF.

A158KX BULLETIN FIRST LEAD SUBMARINE SANTA BARBARA,CALIF., FEB.23-(AP)-A SUBMARINE APPEARED TONIGHT NEAR GOLETA,  SOME SEVEN MILES NORTH OF HERE, AND FIRED SHELLS AT AN OIL REFINERY NEAR THE SHORE. AN AUTHORITATIVE SOURCE SAID THERE WERE NO CASUALTIES AND NO DAMAGE, AND THAT NO FIRES WERE CAUSED BY THE SHELLING. POLICE WERE INFORMED THE SUBMARINE APPEARED […]

FIRST ATTACK ON THE UNITED STATES MAINLAND

THIRD NIGHT LEAD UNDATED INTERNATIONAL BY WILLIAM SMITH WHITE ASSOCIATED PRESS WAR EDITOR AN ENEMY SUBMARINE, PRESUMABLY JAPANESE, FIRED 25 SHELLS AT AN OIL REFINERY NEAR SANTA BARBARA,CALIF., LAST (MON) NIGHT JUST BEFORE (ABOUT THE TIME) PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT BEGAN HIS RADIO WAR REPORT TO THE NATION. THIS WAS THE FIRST ATTACK ON THE UNITED STATES […]