Paris Paris 1945 January - April

Paris 1945 02 12
Paris 1945 02 12
Vol. 1 No. 200 ....... British Forces Enter Cleve ..... Nazis open Dam Gates, Flood Roer ..... Roer Surges to Flood Speed After Foe Opens Dam Sluices ..... Liegnitz Falls as Soviets Cut Berlin From Silesia ..... Yanks Fighting House to House for South Manila ..... Greek Peace Hits New Snag ..... Meatless Days Ahead in States ..... Seized Rocket Ramps Were Aimed at U.S. ..... Canadian Ship Sunk ..... Photo: Liasion Pilot Lands in Tree ( Sgt W. H. Latta )

Paris 1945 02 13
Paris 1945 02 13
Vol. 1 No. 201 ....... Big 3 Talks End With Vow to Smash Nazi War Staff ..... Conferees Met at Port In Crimea ..... Roer Flood Waters Begin to Recede ..... Cleve Falls; U.S. Forces Clear Prum ..... Koniev's Army Gains 23 Miles, Takes Bunzlau ..... Belgians Form A New Cabinet ..... Mad, Scared Texan Escapes Leaving Trail of Nazi Dead ( Pfc Joseph Kelsoe ) ..... President Asks U.S. to Lead In Bolstering World Economy ..... Photo: Red Army Tank Rumbles Through Silesian Industrial City

Paris 1945 02 14
Paris 1945 02 14
Vol. 1 No. 202 ....... Senators Hail Big 3 Decisions Giving U.S. New European Role ..... Hope Seen In Plan for Real Peace ..... Budapest Falls to Red Army - Way Clear For Drive On Vienna ..... Vianden Taken As 3rd Extends Border Salient ..... Allies Laud Crimea Program As Germans Moan 'Murder!' ..... Red-Jap War Guesses Fly ..... Repatriation of PWs Discussed at Crimea ..... Senate Agrees On Elliott's ( Roosevelt ) Star ..... Photo: Yalta Conference

Paris 1945 02 15
Paris 1945 02 15
Vol. 1 No. 203 ....... 8,500 Planes Blast Reich ..... East, West Front Key Points Hit ..... Both Parties Get Peace Plan Roles ..... Byrnes Tells Crimea Details ..... FDR Sets Up Frisco Board ..... Depots Speed Plan to Double Infantry Quota ..... Canadian First, Leaving Forest, Menaces Ruhr ..... Nazis Admit Koniev Column Is Within 70 Miles of Berlin ..... Third St. Nazaire Truce to Aid Civilians Begins ..... FDR May Meet Aide in Italy; Visit to France Is Foreseen ..... Photo: Portrait of a 'Thawed-Off' Dough ( Pvt. James L. Poust )

Paris 1945 02 16
Paris 1945 02 16
Vol. 1 No. 204 ....... Blazing Dresden Hit Again In New Allied Aid to Reds; Canadians Cross the Niers ..... 7th Army Attacks On 5 Mile Front; Roer Level Falls ..... 2,500 Heaviea Sent Deep Into Reich; Cottbus Battered ..... U.S. Casualties Reach 394,874 in West ..... Koniev's Drive Imperils Flank Of Berlin Nazis ..... U.S. Boosts Output Goals TO Meet Fast War Pace ..... Stress is Placed On Trucks, Planes ..... Byrnes Orders Conversion Plan ..... Paris Civilians To Get ARC Aid ..... Italy Based Heavies Attack Vienna Again ..... Superforts Strike At Main Jap Island ..... Photo: When It's Round-Up Time In Luxembourg

Paris 1945 02 17 A
Paris 1945 02 17 A
Vol. 1 No. 205 ....... Tokyo Attack Still Rages ..... Navy Hurls 1,500 Planes At Capital; Hits Island Bases ..... Three Key Reich Cities Threatened by Koniev In Advance on Berlin ..... Vigorous War On Japs Urged ..... 1,000 Heavies Blast Nazi Rail, Fuel Targets ..... V-Bomb Blows Hit New Peak Against Ninth ..... Soviet-Allied Liaison Set Up to Direct Raids ..... History's Mightiest Armada Sailed on Mission to Tokyo ..... Photo: B26s Rip Apart German Rail Link for Supplies to Siegfried Line

Paris 1945 02 17 B
Paris 1945 02 17 B
Vol. 1 No. 205 ....... Bataan Falls to M'Arthur; Tokyo Attack Still Rages ..... New U.S. Landing Takes Peninsula; Honshu Hit Anew ..... Three Key Reich Cities Threatened by Koniev In Advance on Berlin ..... 1,000 Heavies Blast Nazi Rail, Fuel Targets ..... V-Bomb Blows Hit New Peak Against Ninth ..... Soviet-Allied Liaison Set Up to Direct Raids ..... History's Mightiest Armada Sailed on Mission to Tokyo ..... Photo: B26s Rip Apart German Rail Link for Supplies to Siegfried Line

Paris 1945 02 18
Paris 1945 02 18
Vol. 1 No. 206 ....... Yanks Taking Corregidor ..... Key Points On Fortress Isle Seized ..... Canadian First Presses Across Calear Artery ..... Koniev's Forces Attacking Two Cities on Road to Berlin ..... U.S. Warships Raining Shells On Iwo Island ..... French Asking To Clear Status ..... Ammo Supply Better In ETO, Says Sayler ..... House Sends George Bill To FDR for Approval ..... Photo: Yanks In Manila After Three Years of Jap Domination

Paris 1945 02 19
Paris 1945 02 19
Vol. 1 No. 207 ....... 3rd Army Gains; Canadian First Moves On Goch ..... Four Landings Tried on Iwo, Tokyo Claims ..... Koniev Army Near Cottbus, Nazis Admit ..... Air, Seaborne Troops Join To Win Most of Corregidor ..... Drama of Invasion Told by Eyewitness ..... Hand-to-Hand Battle Follows Landings ..... Skagerrak Sea Battle Reported By Stockholm ..... Argentina Charges Hostile Act to Nazis ..... Photos: Brandenburg and Silesian Towns Fall to Red Armies

Paris 1945 02 20
Paris 1945 02 20
Vol. 1 No. 208 ....... Yanks on Iwo, 750 Miles from Tokyo; 509 Jap Planes Detroyed on Honshu ..... Firm Hold Is Won, Airfield Perilled By Marine Units ..... 2-Day Navy Attack On Nippon Costs Foe 4 Warships ..... Army to Seize Struck Plant ..... Argentina Stirs Rumor of War ..... Flier Gave Tip For Invasion ( Philippines ) ..... Argentina Stirs Rumor of War ..... Koniev Army Reaches Guben, ^5 Miles From Berlin, Nazis Say ..... Black Widow's Sting: 4 Cannon ..... U.S. Imposes Curfew on Night Spots

Paris 1945 02 21
Paris 1945 02 21
Vol. 1 No. 209 ....... Marines Smash Jap Attack, Take Main Iwo Airfield ..... Churchill, FDR Spoke of Action Against Japan ..... Third Advance On 50 Mile Front Takes 7 Towns ..... Nurnberg Gets Its Worst Raid ..... U.S. Navy to Expand Until 1948 ..... U.S. Nightclub World Wails Over Midnight Curfew Order ..... B29s raid Tokyo Anew, Claim 66 Jap Planes ..... Bill to Draft Nurses ..... Photo: Just 'One' of the Carrier Fleets Operating in the Pacific

Paris 1945 02 22
Paris 1945 02 22
Vol. 1 No. 210 ....... Yanks Storm Second Iwo Airport; U.S. Patrols Reported at Saarburg ..... Foe Stiffens Line in North Against Canadian First ..... Marines List 3,650 As Casualties in Toughest Battle ..... Nurnberg Hammered Anew; 12th AF Hits Berchtesgaden ..... Koniev Forces Close to Guben ..... Fifth Army Capture Two Strategic Heights ..... Senators Lay May Bill Aside For Another ..... Baseball Asked to Cut Travel 25 Percent ..... Circus Officials Are Sentenced To Prison for Deaths in Fire ..... Photo: Into the Jaws of Siegfried's Dragon Teeth ( 90th Infantry )

Paris 1945 02 23 A
Paris 1945 02 23 A
Vol. 1 No. 211 ....... 6,000 Planes Rip Rail Net ..... 3rd Army Gains In Saar Triangle, Taking 23 Towns ..... Patton's Troops Near Trier ..... Communications Are Hit Hard ..... More Marines Land on Iwo ..... Third Division Enters Battle; Push Renewed ..... ETO Equipment to Be Shifted To Pacific, Stimson Maintains ..... U.S. Casualties Top 800,000 ..... Hot Words in Congress Erupt Into Combat on House Floor ..... World Trade Union Plans New Organization ..... Photo: Screaming Meemie Alley - Linnich, Germany

Paris 1945 02 23 B
Paris 1945 02 23 B
Vol. 1 No. 211 ....... 6,000 Planes Rip Rail Net ..... 3rd Army Gains In Saar Triangle, Taking 23 Towns ..... Patton's Troops Near Trier ..... Communications Are Hit Hard ..... 800,000 Nazis Killed in East ..... Stalin Lists Reds' Gains In 40 Days ..... More Marines Land on Iwo ..... Third Division Enters Battle; Push Renewed ..... ETO Equipment to Be Shifted To Pacific, Stimson Maintains ..... U.S. Casualties Top 800,000 ..... Hot Words in Congress Erupt Into Combat on House Floor ..... World Trade Union Plans New Organization ..... Photo: Screaming Meemie Alley - Linnich, Germany

Paris 1945 02 24
Paris 1945 02 24
Vol. 1 No. 212 ....... First, Ninth Cross Roer, Opening Allies' Big Push ..... Turkey Declares War on Germany and Japan ..... Turk Entry Gives Allies Air Bases ..... Marines Take Iwo High Point; Japs Hit Flanks ..... Artillery, Planes Rip Path For Drive on Cologne Plain ..... Air Assaults Again Scourge Nazi Rail Net ..... Ninth Seizes Series of Roer Bridgeheads ..... Yanks and Brazilians Storm Italian Peaks ..... France Approves Lend-Lease Accord ..... Ardennes Costliest Of All U.S. Battles ..... Photo: Allied Chiefs Weigh Reich's Future

Paris 1945 02 25
Paris 1945 02 25
Vol. 1 No. 213 ....... First, Ninth Drive Ahead, Take Julich, Enter Duren ..... 2 Armies Advance on 22 Mile Line ..... Marines Break Iwo Stalemate In Tough Fight ..... Egypt Wars on Axis; Premier Slain in Cairo ..... New Drive Dooms All Nazis West of Rhine - Eisenhower ..... 4,000 Planes Press Attacks On Germany ..... U.S. 'Chutists Stage Mass Rescue 25 Miles Behind Japanese Lines ( Los Banos ) ..... Photos: Across the Roer by Ninth Army

Paris 1945 02 26
Paris 1945 02 26
Vol. 1 No. 214 ....... Yanks 15 Miles from Cologne ..... 30 Towns Fall; Duren Is Cleared ..... B29s and Carrier Planes Blast Tokyo ..... New Mark Set by 200 Superforts ..... Nurses Weep With Joy at Sight of U.S. ( Bataan PWs ) ..... Burned and Riddled Citadel Was Toppled in 30 Minutes ( Julich ) ..... Munich Lached By U.S. Heavies ..... Wac Gets 3 Years, DD for Desertion ..... Buck Rogers' Raiders Led the Way

Paris 1945 02 27
Paris 1945 02 27
Vol. 1 No. 215 ....... Allies Halfway to Rhine ..... Canadians, Third Step Up Offensive As All Front Gains ..... Yanks at Iwo Intensify Drive For Airfield ..... So Sorry Yanks Raided Tokyo, Fearful Premier Tells Hirohito ..... New Blasts Felt On Corregidor ..... Berlin Raided Week Straight; Rails Pounded ..... Czechs Are Urged To Rise Against Nazis ..... Bulletless P-51s Emerge on Top in Duel of Wits ..... Photo: Moving Up With 'Marching Fire' - A Third Army weapons platoon carries machine-gun forward in Saarlautern, Germany

Paris 1945 02 28
Paris 1945 02 28
Vol. 1 No. 216 ....... Flag Goes Up On Iwo Jima ..... With Jap snipers' bullets whizzing by, Leathernecks of Co. E, 28th Inf. Regt. of the Fifth Marines, raise the Stars and Stripes atop the extinct volcano, Mt. Suribachi, on Iwo Jima. The picture was taken three days ago by Associated Press Cameraman Joe Rosenthal, flown to Guam, radioed to San Francisco, wirephotoed to New York and radioed to Paris.

Paris 1945 03 01
Paris 1945 03 01
Vol. 1 No. 217 ....... 1st Crosses Erft at 3 Points ..... Ninth Gains As Security Veils News ..... Heavies Pound Ruhr Targets ..... Reds Near Baltic; Take Neustettin ..... Churchill Wins Yalta Pact Vote ..... U.S. P80, a Jet, Fastest in Sky ..... Heart of Tokyo Factory Area Razed by B29s ..... 3 of Mark Clark's Aides Die in Transport Crash

Paris 1945 03 02
Paris 1945 03 02
Vol. 1 No. 218 ....... 9th Takes Key City ..... U.S. Forces In Krefeld, Foe Admits ..... Nazis Report Reds in Danzig After 30-Mile Vistula Thrust ..... Japan Faces Party Crisis ..... Stimson Denies Release Figure ..... World Peace Up to U.S., President Tells Nation ..... Crimea Results Excellent Start Roosevelt Says ..... Full Support Voted Churchill on Yalta ..... Awol Killed in Shooting Fray As MPs Nab Black Mart Gang

Paris 1945 03 03
Paris 1945 03 03
Vol. 1 No. 219 ....... Ninth Smashes to Rhine; Patton Forces Seize Trier ..... Dusseldorf Area Scene of Fighting; 1st Extends Gains ..... 115 EM Granted Chance To Wipe Out Theft Blot ..... Mixed Reaction Greets FDR's Yalta Message ..... DeGaulle Plans State Control Over Industry ..... New Badge Authorized For Combat Medics ..... Yanks Nab Secret Nazi Tank Carrying Giant 380mm Gun

Paris 1945 03 04
Paris 1945 03 04
Vol. 1 No. 220 ....... Ninth Captures Krefeld, Links Up With Canadians ..... Nazis Demolish Dusseldorf Spans ..... Gen. Harmon Is Missing on Pacific Flight ..... Navy Hits Isles Close to Japan ..... Soviets Isolate Nazis in Danzig ..... Warn From Eisenhower ..... City That Spawned Goebbels Silent in War's Wake ..... American Defense Proposal Approved

Paris 1945 03 05
Paris 1945 03 05
Vol. 1 No. 221 ....... First Closing On Cologne As Foe Flees Over Rhine ..... Allies Wipe Out Two Nazi Armies ..... Twin Russian Offensives Sweep to Baltic ..... Reds Split Pomerania, Close Trap on 200,000 ..... 150 Yank PWs Burned Alive, Shot by Japs ..... Allies Land on Piscopi, Northeast of Rhodes ..... B29s Rekindle Fires in Tokyo ..... Paris Printers Strike ..... Grozia Named to Form Rumanian Government

Paris 1945 03 06
Paris 1945 03 06
Vol. 1 No. 222 ....... Yanks In Cologne ..... 1st Army Enters City at Two Points ..... Soviets Take 3 Bastions Guarding Port of Stettin ..... Indian Armor, Airborne Units Virtually Isolate Mandalay Foe ..... Dodge Walkout Ends in Detroit; 25,000 Return ..... Vinson Named Loan Chief in Wallace's Place ..... Princess Lil'beth Joins ATS

Paris 1945 03 07
Paris 1945 03 07
Vol. 1 No. 223 ....... Cologne Falls ..... First Army Takes City 24 Hours after Entry ..... Drama of Death and Victory In Shadow of the Cathedral ..... Red Army Plunges to Oder Mouth ..... Crowds Battle Police in Rome; Crisis Looms ..... Cooking With Gas On Iwo ..... 3 COs Cleared In 716th Trials

Paris 1945 03 08
Paris 1945 03 08
Vol. 1 No. 224 ....... 3rd Races 60 Miles to Rhine ..... First Army Two Miles From Bonn ..... Berlin Battle Renewed Along Oder, Nazis Say; Red Crossing Admitted ..... U.S. Clarifies French Mixup On Parley Bid ..... Colonel Freed in Mercy Killing Of Hopelessly Trapped Flier ..... 5th Army Gains 5 Miles in Italy ..... Ancient Cologne is Dead ..... Photo: Combat Drama in the Heart of Cologne - Corpsmen race to a Third Armored Tank just hit by an 88

Paris 1945 03 09
Paris 1945 03 09
Vol. 1 No. 225 ....... 1st Army Crosses Rhine, Seizes Firm Bridgehead ..... River Barrier Is Hurdled Between Cologne, Coblenz ..... They saw Their Opportunity, So They Crossed the Rhine ( Remagen ) ..... Red Army Reported 28 Miles From Berlin ..... Berlin Told: 'Last Hour Has Struck' ..... Indians Drive Into Mandalay; Lashio Taken ..... Mild Work Bill Nears a Vote

Paris 1945 03 10
Paris 1945 03 10
Vol. 1 No. 226 ....... Widen Rhine Bridgehead ..... Third Joins With First Along River ..... Rhine Crossing Hailed by U.S. ..... 15th U.S. Army Now in ETO; French Honor Gerow, Its CG ..... Reds Reported In Street Battle Inside Kustrin ..... Some in ETO to Get Furloughs In U.S. Before Shift to Pacific ..... Photo: This is the Bridge Which Opened Path to Heart of Reich ( Ludendorff Railway Bridge at Remagen )

Paris 1945 03 11
Paris 1945 03 11
Vol. 1 No. 227 ....... Bridgehead Battle Opens ..... Yanks Hold Heights On East Bank ..... U.S. Rhine Crossing Praised by Churchill ..... Russians Drive Close to Danzig ..... Rumania Gets Transylvania ..... Tokyo Left in Flames After Raid by 300 B29s ..... Industrial plan Set for China ..... Photos: Two-Way Traffic Over Rhine - Yanks Go East, Nazis Go West ( Ludendorff Bridge )

Paris 1945 03 12
Paris 1945 03 12
Vol. 1 No. 228 ....... Bridgehead Gains Steadily ..... Allies Rule River North Of Coblenz ..... And Then Only Seven Clung to East Bank ..... Russian Forces Clung to East Bank ..... Russian Forces Smash Within Sight of Stettin ..... 1,200 Heavies Hit Sub Pens, Oil Refineries ..... Rommel in Plot Against Hitler ..... Nazi Hero Killed ( Xylander ) ..... Yanks in Italy Capture Peak ..... Pre-Discharge Leaves Urged ..... Franco Assisting Nazis, Moscow Radio Charges

Paris 1945 03 13
Paris 1945 03 13
Vol. 1 No. 229 ....... 1st Army 4 Miles Past Rhine ..... 23 Towns Seized on East Bank ..... Kustrin, Oder Bastion, Falls to Reds ..... Berlin Push Under Way, Nazis Hint ..... 5 Square Miles In Nagoya Fired By Superforts ..... Allied Air Role Hailed by Ike ..... U.S. to Prime Frisco Team ..... Sick Call, Nazi Style ..... Photo: 3 Direct Hits Set Nazi ( Mark V ) Tank Ablaze

Paris 1945 03 14
Paris 1945 03 14
Vol. 1 No. 230 ....... Pontoon Bridge Opens 2nd Link With East Bank ..... Nazis Claim New Soviet Berlin Push ..... B29 Fleet Rains Bombs on Osaka's Plants ..... Personnel Records Closed To Probers, Stimson Asserts ..... FDR Names 9 For 4th Star ..... Rome Stars and Stripes Drops Its Letter Column After Curb ..... World's Largest Carrier To Be Christened Soon ( Midway ) ..... Photo: Deeper and Deeper Into the Fatherland

Paris 1945 03 15
Paris 1945 03 15
Vol. 1 No. 231 ....... East Bank Forces Capture Honnef, Imperil Highway ..... Reds Overrun Line in Berlin's Outer Defenses ..... RAF's New 11-Ton Bomb, Heavest Yet, Rocks Reich ..... U.S. Navy Nears 4,000,000 Men Mark ..... Paris Movie Houses Are Closed By Strike ..... Iwo Marines Seal off Japs ..... Photo: Leathernecks Leave Their Trademark on Two - Dead Japs Litter Ground Around Pillbox

Paris 1945 03 16
Paris 1945 03 16
Vol. 1 No. 232 ....... 7th and 3rd Attack in Saar ..... First Army Closing On Super Road ..... Bastogne Heroes of 101st Airborne Win Presidential Division Citation ..... Photo: Eisenhower and Maxwell Salute Colors of 101st Airborne ..... First Such Award In History Made by Eisenhower ..... They Policed Yard as Ordered - And Then the Shell Struck ..... Cabinet Orders Tokyo, 4 Other Cities Cleared ..... Life Sentence Given Vichyite ( Esteva ) ..... London Poles Protest Exclusion from 'Frisco ..... Flag Formally Raised on Iwo While Marines Still Battle Japs ..... British Subs Sink 74 Ships

Paris 1945 03 17
Paris 1945 03 17
Vol. 1 No. 233 ....... 4th Armored Advances 13 miles As 3rd, 7th Gain in Saar; First Army Cuts Autobahn ..... Iwo Victory Announced By Nimitz ..... U.S. Will Seek Free Policy on News at 'Frisco ..... Patriots Sabotage Norway Rail Center ( Oslo ) ..... Japs Unify Command to Meet The Scourge of War at Home ..... Luzon General Killed in Action ( Patrick ) ..... Rockets Rain Down on London ..... Photo: Bridge Collape Dumps Men on Mercy Errand in Mid-Stream

Paris 1945 03 18
Paris 1945 03 18
Vol. 1 No. 234 ....... Most of Coblenz Cleared ..... Patton Driving Deeper Into Saar ..... Bitche's Fall Settles Score For 100th Division ..... B29 Raid Razes Vast Kobe Area ..... Antwerp Bares V-Bomb Siege ..... 2 Reich Areas Warned By Ike ..... 'Twas St. Paddy's Day in Paris ..... Photo: A German Miss in Bridgehead Bomb Attack

Paris 1945 03 19
Paris 1945 03 19
Vol. 1 No. 235 ....... Remagen Bridge Caves In ..... Engineers Trapped When Span Falls; Many Are Saved ..... Remagen Officers Executed, Nazis Say ..... Nazis Reported in Retreat As Third Drives On in Saar ..... 26th Infantry in Merzig, Increasing Threat To Saarbrucken ..... U.S. Warplanes Using Airfields Within Reich ..... Photo: Color Is No Barrier in Service in the Line ..... Negroes Fight At Side Of West Front Whites ..... Nijinsky Reported Executed by Nazis ..... Britain Fears Food Crisis ..... Japs' Schools, Colleges Are Closed for a Year

Paris 1945 03 20
Paris 1945 03 20
Vol. 1 No. 236 ....... Nazis Retreat From Saar ..... Fleeing Foe Jams Roads To the East ..... Photo: She's Up - She's Down ( Ludendorff Bridge ) ..... Cpl., S/Sgt., Lt. Col. and Pfc Team Up in a Rhine Rescue ..... Reich Plants Rails Battered By 7,000 Planes ..... Fleet of B29s, Carrier Planes Hammer Japan ..... New Bomber in Production ( B32 ) ..... Mrs. Churchill to Visit Russia

Paris 1945 03 21
Paris 1945 03 21
Vol. 1 No. 237 ....... 3rd Army Reaches Mainz ..... Yanks Take Worms, Hit Fleeing Foe ..... Photo: Injured Engineer Pulled from the Rhine ( Remagen ) ..... Reds Seize 2 German Key Points ..... Dead Share Liberation ..... Norse Patriots Wreck Rail Net ..... Nazis Wanted to Take a Dive, But Yanks Said No ( 87th Infantry at Coblenz )

Paris 1945 03 22
Paris 1945 03 22
Vol. 1 No. 238 ....... Third in Ludwigshafen ..... Germans' Retreat Turns Into Rout ..... Reich Pounded Again by 7,000 Allied Planes ..... 17 Jap Warships Blasted by U.S. Navy Planes ..... Eight Carriers, Battleship Crippled As 1,000 Planes Hunt Out Jap Fleet ..... Obey Curfew, Army Orders Soldiers in U.S. ..... Air Admiral Says Pacific War Is In Third and Last Phase ..... One Grenade Elevates Yank To Mayor of Kaiserslautern

Paris 1945 03 23
Paris 1945 03 23
Vol. 1 No. 239 ....... Nazi Escape Gap Closing ..... Only 30 miles Along River Left to Foe ..... 8,000 Warplanes Lash Reich Targets ..... Worst Blow In 9 Months Dealt Nazis ..... Kesselring Reported Replacing Rundstedt ..... Goebbels Defiant, But Hints Germans Are Near the End ..... Gliders Whisk Injured From Across Rhine ..... Jap Ship Loss More Than 17 Says Spruance ..... N.Y. Spots Heed Curfew, Ignoring Mayor's Hour ..... Meat Men Accused By OPA of 'Scare' To Up Food Prices ..... Photo: Ninth AF Bridge-Busters Do It Again ( Bridge at Bad-Oyenhausen )

Paris 1945 03 24
Paris 1945 03 24
Vol. 1 No. 240 ....... Third Crosses Rhine ..... Smokescreen Shrouds Allies' Activity in North ..... Germany Alarmed by Man Made Fog ..... Bradley Says We Can Cross Rhine at Will ..... Air Fleets Continue to Rip Reich ..... Point Plan Ready, But Top Secret ..... Red Smash on Oder Reported; Russians Chase Foe in Silesia ..... Allied Warships Blast Shore Targets in Italy ..... Photo: Yank Artillery Softens Up Nazis East of the Rhine

Paris 1945 03 25
Paris 1945 03 25
Vol. 1 No. 241 ....... Rhine Crossed in North By Three Allied Armies ..... Airborne Troops, 9th, British Strike ..... Photo: Where Allied Armies Stormed Across Rhine ..... All Was Clockwork As Carriers Swept In ( 436th Carrier Group )

Paris 1945 03 26
Paris 1945 03 26
Vol. 1 No. 242 ....... Yanks Break Rhine Line, Pour Through Three Gaps ..... 3rd Races 26 Miles, Passes Frankfurt ..... Some Died in Their Shroud Lines on Bloody 'Isle' ( 17th Airbourne at Issel River Line ) ..... Air Offensive Roars On, Rips Holes in Front ..... Soviets Launch 2nd Offensive Toward Vienna ..... German Girls and Boys Asked to Join Battles ..... Photo: Waiting...A Yank Alert for the Jumpoff

Paris 1945 03 27
Paris 1945 03 27
Vol. 1 No. 243 ....... Nazi Defensives Crumbling; Third's Tanks Cross Main ..... Patton's Forces Enter Frankfurt; 7th Spans Rhine ..... Ike Crosses Rhine, Expects 1st Army Will Not Stop on the Road to Berlin ..... Photo: One Who Went Down in the Jump Across the Rhine

Paris 1945 03 28
Paris 1945 03 28
Vol. 1 No. 244 ....... British Break Through ..... First Army 56 Miles Past Rhine; Third Under a Blackout ..... Nazi Army in West 'Whipped' - Ike ..... Soviet Forces Take 2 Towns In Silesia Area ..... Arnold Lauds AF on Attacks ..... Rumors Fly Over Order From FDR ..... Weather Halts Air Attacks ..... Photo: The Link-Up - It Assured the Rhine Foothold in the North ( British and Americans )

Paris 1945 03 29
Paris 1945 03 29
Vol. 1 No. 245 ....... 7th, 3rd Join Past Rhine ..... British Cruch Foe in North; 4th Armored Pushes 27 Miles ..... Reds Take Gdynia; Danzig Liberation Near ..... Russians Seize Town 12 Miles From Austria ..... Seven British Officials Missing on Plane ..... U.S. Celebrates End of War - Then Learns News Is Garbled ..... Photo: It's the New Super Super Super Bomb ( British 11 Ton Bomb )

Paris 1945 03 30
Paris 1945 03 30
Vol. 1 No. 246 ....... Frankfurt Falls to Third ..... 4th Armored Division 90 Miles Past Rhine ..... Soviets Reach Austria, Take Koenigsberg ..... Clay is Named Deputy to Ike ..... Photo: Buck Rogers Captures a Holed-Up Jerry ( Lt. Roy L. Rogers of Buck Rogers Raiders ) ..... U.S. Casualties 872,862

Paris 1945 03 31
Paris 1945 03 31
Vol. 1 No. 247 ....... Allies Closing Ruhr Ring ..... Danzig Falls with 10,000 Prisoners ..... Reds Slash Nazis East of Vienna ..... First Army and British Near Union ..... 1,400 Heavies Rip Navy Bases ..... Nazis Fail in Move to Blow Up Spans With Human Torpedoes ( Remagen ) ..... Photo: Fighter-Bombers Smash a Retreating German Truck Column

Paris 1945 04 01
Paris 1945 04 01
Vol. 1 No. 248 ....... 15th Army Joins Battle ..... French Forces Cross River on Ten Mile Front; British, 9th Race Toward Link-Up With the First ..... Armored Columns Rush Eastward Almost at Will ..... Hodges' Spearhead Races 100 Miles at Breakneck Speed ..... Eisenhower Tells Nazi Units How to Yield ..... Jap Carrier, 10 Ships Sunk by U.S. Subs ..... 5,000 Planes Rip Reich

Paris 1945 04 02
Paris 1945 04 02
Vol. 1 No. 249 ....... Ruhr Trap Is Closed ..... First, Ninth Seal Hitler's Arsenal ..... Yanks Invade Ryukyus ..... Biggest Pacific Landing - 10th Army at Guam ..... Soviets Seize Sopron, 33 Miles From Vienna ..... Okinawa Viewed as Base For Invasion of Japan ..... Lewis Accepts WLB's Order ..... Superforts Pound Tokyo Targets Anew

Paris 1945 04 03
Paris 1945 04 03
Vol. 1 No. 250 ....... Monty Racing Northward ..... Nazis Fail to Break Ruhr Trap ..... 10th Expands Ryukyus Beachhead, Nears Okinawa's Burning Capital ..... Byrnes Quits U.S. War Post; Vinson Named ..... Paris Celebrates New Army, Receives Cross of Liberation ..... Vandenberg Nominated for Third Star by FDR ..... Trap Halts Tanks - For Awhile (3rd Armored Division )

Paris 1945 04 04
Paris 1945 04 04
Vol. 1 No. 251 ....... Nazis Face Holland Trap ..... Ninth and First Beat Back Foe Struggling in Ruhr ..... Red Forces Closing in On Vienna ..... 200 Jap Civilians In Mass Suicide ..... Okinawa Split By 10th Army's Rapid Advance ..... Maj. General Rose of 3rd Armored Is Captured, Killed in Mixup ..... Photo: Maj. Gen. Maurice Rose ..... FDR to Ack One Vote for U.S., 3 for Russia, in World Group ..... Nazi Ships, Subs Eyed As Buzz Bomb Bases

Paris 1945 04 05
Paris 1945 04 05
Vol. 1 No. 252 ....... 3rd Army Captures Kassel ..... 4th Armored at Gotha in 18 Mile Push ..... Bratislava Falls; Reds At Vienna ..... Move to Set Up New Mandates Begun at Yalta ..... VFW Says Army Will Boost Furloughs to U.S. After V-E ..... Ike Tells Germans to Quit Towns ..... Nazis Put New Plane In Air - 2 Shot Down ( Arado 234 ) ..... Photo: 89th Infantry Division Crossing Rhine in Assault Boats at Oberwesel While Under Fire

Paris 1945 04 06
Paris 1945 04 06
Vol. 1 No. 253 ....... 9th, British Cross Weser ..... Allies 25 Miles from Hanover; Bradley Again Leads Ninth ..... Russia Ends Neutrality Pact With Japan ..... Jap Cabinet Resigns as Soviets Act ..... Russian Army 3 Miles from Vienna's Heart ..... 'Werewolf Lili' Is Really a Howl ..... Pressure Increased on Ruhr Pocket; Foe's Attacks Fail ..... S&S Published in Germany for the First Time in Two Wars ..... Photo: The Bad Munster rail bridge Knocked Out after attack by B26 Marauders of 9th Bombardment Division

Paris 1945 04 07
Paris 1945 04 07
Vol. 1 No. 254 ....... 9th Drives Toward Elbe ..... 3rd Army 55 Miles From Czech Line ..... New 'Stars and Stripes' Germany Edition begins in Frankfurt ..... Russian Army in Vienna Reaches Factory Section ..... 5th Army Troops Seize Vital Positions in Italy ..... New Command Given Nimitz and MacArthur ..... End of Russo-Jap Pact Hailed In Allied Capitals; War Seen ..... 21 German Ships Sunk in Air Raids ..... Photo: Yanks Celebrate Escape From German PW Camp at Limburg

Paris 1945 04 08
Paris 1945 04 08
Vol. 1 No. 255 ....... Carrier Planes Sink Japs' Greatest Warship ( Yamato ) ..... Air-Sea Battle Costs Enemy 391 Aircraft ..... 15 Miles from Bremen ..... Reich Gold Hoard Captured ..... 9th Gains; 1st Crosses The Weser ..... Nazis Have as Many Planes As Ever, But Lack Gas, Pilots, Arnold Says ..... Desperate Challenge Costs Nazis 63 Planes in Vast Battle ..... Russians Assert Japs Awaited 'Golden Opportunity' In East ..... Photo: Germans Surrender to 7th Armored Soldier

Paris 1945 04 09
Paris 1945 04 09
Vol. 1 No. 256 ....... British Guns Shell Bremen ..... Paratroopers Land in North Holland ..... Pacific Shift To Be Speedy, Marshall Says ..... Reds in Vienna Within 2 Miles of City's Heart ..... Japan Expects Invasion Soon ..... Reich's Hoard of Gold, Cash Is 'Legitimate Prize of War' ..... Photo: Dead American lies in foreground as Comrades of 6th Armored Hunt Sniper in Oberdoria.

Paris 1945 04 10
Paris 1945 04 10
Vol. 1 No. 257 ....... Nazis Trapped in Holland ..... 80,000 Cut Off; North Reich Afire ..... Koenigsberg Falls, Vienna Capture Near ..... Allies Quarantine Germany To Check Spread of Typhus ..... U.S. Renews Argentine Ties ..... Discharge Point Values Still Pending ..... Photo: A-26 Plunges to Earth after Being Hit By Flak

Paris 1945 04 11
Paris 1945 04 11
Vol. 1 No. 258 ....... 9th Army Enters Hanover ..... Yanks Cut Highway to Brunswick ..... Nazi Asylum Fronts for Murder Factory ( Hadamar ) ..... Heart of Vienna Captured, German Resistance Wanes ..... Fog Veils Entry Into Hanover ..... British Drive Breaks Lull in Northern Italy ..... Germans Draft Draft Board ..... V-Siege Over, Britain Asserts ..... Photo: 3rd Armored infantrymen going after snipers at Marburg

Paris 1945 04 12
Paris 1945 04 12
Vol. 1 No. 259 ....... Yanks 70 Miles From Berlin, Reach Elbe; Essen Falls ..... Allies Spurt Forward on Entire Line ..... Berlin 'Dead City' To American Pilots ..... Soviet Forces Hold Nearly All Vienna ..... Reds Reported Moving Up for Berlin Assault ..... Every Able-Bodied GI in U.S. To Go Overseas, Stimson Says ..... Ike Restates News Freedom ..... Photo: Clean-Up Under Fire in a German Town ( 12th Armored in Erbach )

Paris 1945 04 13
Paris 1945 04 13
Vol. 1 No. 260 ... Extra ....... Roosevelt Dies ..... Cerebral Hemorrhage Is Fatal at Warm Springs ..... Truman New President; Faces War, Peace Task ..... The Soldier's Loss ..... Ninth Spans Elbe, 100 Miles from Reds ..... 9th AF Blasts Parked Planes

Paris 1945 04 14
Paris 1945 04 14
Vol. 1 No. 261 ....... Truman Takes Helm ..... Meets His Chiefs; FDR Rites Today ..... Services Today In Washington ..... Truman Pledges FDR's Policies ..... Eisenhower Asks Mourning, Pledges All Effort to New Chief ..... People Wept, And Knew They Had Lost A Friend ..... U.S. Tanks Swarm Over Plain to Berlin ..... U.S. Srmor 50 Miles from Nazi Capital ..... Army Chiefs See End of Organized Reich War Soon ..... Photo: Truman Sworn In As President

Paris 1945 04 15
Paris 1945 04 15
Vol. 1 No. 262 ... Von Papen Is Captured; Yanks Drive for Red Line ..... U.S. Tanks Race Across Corridor ..... Photo: President Roosevelt Returns - for Last Time ..... Washington Draped in Black As Funeral Services Are Held ..... Troops Pay Homage Today ..... Truman Busy On Problems of Foreign Policy

Paris 1945 04 16
Paris 1945 04 16
Vol. 1 No. 263 ....... Foe Stands Before Berlin ..... One Bridgehead Lost, Other Gains ..... French Begin Push Against Gironde Nazis ..... Reich Fears Future, So It Fights On, Von Papen Says ..... Kaiser's Fourth Son Reported Captured ..... Roosevelt Buried at Hyde Park ..... President's Family To Take Blair House ..... Photo: Von Papen is Taken for a Ride

Paris 1945 04 17 A
Paris 1945 04 17 A
Vol. 1 No. 264 ....... 9th Battles Across Elbe; Reds Open Drive - Nazis ..... East Front Afire; Foe Shifts Armor ..... Berlin Admits Russian Gains ..... East Front Nazis Fighting at Elbe ..... Complete Occupation of Reich Likely Before War Ends - Ike ..... War Strategy Unchanged - Truman ..... Congress Told U.S. Must Help Protect Peace ..... Almost Spoke to Hitler, Says 11th Armored Yank ..... Gironde Nazis, Reich Raided ..... Truman Will Broadcast to U.S. Soldiers Tonight ..... 5th Army Joins 8th in All-Out Italy Offensive

Paris 1945 04 17 B
Paris 1945 04 17 B
Vol. 1 No. 264 ....... 7th Enters Nuremburg; Reds Open Drive - Nazis ..... East Front Afire; Foe Shifts Armor ..... Berlin Admits Russian Gains ..... East Front Nazis Fighting at Elbe ..... Occupation of Reich Likely Before War Ends - Ike ..... War Strategy Unchanged - Truman ..... Congress Told U.S. Must Help Protect Peace ..... Rain Postpones Baseball Opening ..... 8th Escorts Bag 413 Nazi Planes ..... Truman Will Broadcast to U.S. Soldiers Tonight ..... 5th Army Joins 8th in All-Out Italy Offensive ..... Battle Rages in Royan To Open Bordeaux Port

Paris 1945 04 18 A
Paris 1945 04 18 A
Vol. 1 No. 265 ....... First Encircling Leipzig ..... 3rd Army Drives On Chemnitz ..... Nazi Railyards Blasted by 8th ..... Nazis Say Reds Reach Berlin Edge ..... Flak Bait on 200th Mission Finds a Tamer Magdeburg ..... Truman Nominates Patton and Hodges For Fourth Star ..... 83rd Division Thwarts Nazi Attempt To Knock Out Elbe Bridgehead ..... Indian Troops Capture Japs' Arakan Strongpoint ..... Liege, Nancy Editions of S & S Discontinued

Paris 1945 04 18 B
Paris 1945 04 18 B
Vol. 1 No. 265 ....... First Drives Into Leipzig ..... 3rd Army Threatens Chemnitz ..... Nazi Railyards Blasted by 8th ..... Nazis Say Reds Gain Near Berlin ..... Flak Bait on 200th Mission Finds a Tamer Magdeburg ..... Truman Nominates Patton and Hodges For Fourth Star ..... 83rd Division Thwarts Nazi Attempt To Knock Out Elbe Bridgehead ..... Indian Troops Capture Japs' Arakan Strongpoint ..... Liege, Nancy Editions of S & S Discontinued

Paris 1945 04 19
Paris 1945 04 19
Vol. 1 No. 266 ....... Yanks Cross Czech Border ..... Red Army in Sight of Nazi Capital ..... Ernie Pyle Is Killed in Action ..... Magdeburg seized by Ninth Army ..... Truman Talks to U.S. Forces; We Will Not Falter, He Pledges ..... Shift to Pacific Already Begun, WD Discloses ..... Allies 10 Miles from Bologna ..... Von Papen Reported Being Held at Rheims ..... Jury Declares Charlie Chaplin Father of Joan Berry's Child ..... 1,100 Political Foes Burned to Death by SS ..... Photo: Ernie Pyle

Paris 1945 04 20A
Paris 1945 04 20A
Vol. 1 No. 267 ....... Leipzig Falls to 1st Army .... Reds Crack South Line, Says Berlin ..... Churchill Tells of Ike's Horror At Nazi Crimes ..... Yanks Liberating Once More; Girls, Czechs Now, Wave Again ..... Nazis End Resistance in the Ruhr ..... Bradley Tells of Allied Gains ..... War Criminal Trial For Von Papen Urged ..... Lights of Britain Go on Again Monday ..... Foes Use Trolley to Escape ..... Photo: Yanks Hoist a Few Beers to Victory in Old Heidelburg

Paris 1945 04 20B
Paris 1945 04 20B
Vol. 1 No. 267 ....... First Army Takes Leipzig ..... Berlin Drive Under Way, Moscow Says .... Halle Falls; Battle Ends in the Ruhr ..... Soviets Win Bridgehead Over Oder ..... Churchill Tells of Ike's Horror At Nazi Crimes ..... Yanks Liberating Once More; Girls, Czechs Now, Wave Again ..... Bradley Tells of Allied Gains ..... War Criminal Trial For Von Papen Urged ..... Lights of Britain Go on Again Monday ..... Foes Use Trolley to Escape ..... Photo: Yanks Hoist a Few Beers to Victory in Old Heidelburg

Paris 1945 04 21
Paris 1945 04 21
Vol. 1 No. 268 ....... Reds in Berlin's Suburbs ..... 7th, French Circle Foe in Stuttgart ..... Berlin Worth $1,000 to Some Lucky GI ..... Nazis Admit Russian gains; Report U.S. - Soviet Linkup ..... Yanks Unleash Vast Drive at Okinawa Japs ..... Senator Proposes S&S Help Name GI Frisco Delegate .... Order of the Day ..... French Open Bordeaux Port ..... German Spy School Captured

Paris 1945 04 22A
Paris 1945 04 22A
Vol. 1 No. 269 ....... S&S Reporter, a PW, Tells of Escape to Russians ..... Reds Shell Berlin's Heart ..... Yanks Gain; U.S. - Soviet Link Nears ..... Russ Army Two Miles From City ..... Bologna Falls; Po Route Open ..... No Hope Seen in Gen. Smith For Immediate ETO War End ..... 11-ton Bomb Sinks Lutzow ..... Photo: The Marine Corps Clears a Barrier on Okinawa

Paris 1945 04 22B
Paris 1945 04 22B
Vol. 1 No. 269 ....... S&S Reporter, a PW, Tells of Escape to Russians .....Reds in Berlin ..... Yanks Gain; U.S. - Soviet Links Nears ..... No Hope for Quick Peace - Smith

Paris 1945 04 23
Paris 1945 04 23
Vol. 1 No. 270 ....... Street Battles Raging Inside Blazing Berlin ..... Allies Drive On German Stronghold ..... Nazis in Italy Flee Toward Po River Line ..... Soviet Troops 4 Miles From Unter Den Linder ..... Dutch Starving, Deaths of Rise ..... Freed S&S Writer Describes Eastward Surge of Ex-PWs ..... Separatist. Students Clash in Palermo Riot ..... $200,000 Price Put on 'Queens' by Hitler

Paris 1945 04 24
Paris 1945 04 24
Vol. 1 No. 271 ....... Reds 10 Mile Into Berlin; Koniev Reaches Elbe .....New 3rd Army Thrust Threatens Regensburg ..... Hitler Leads City's Army, Nazis Assert ..... 83rd Division Contacts Russians by Radio ..... Molotov, Eden & Stettinius Open Parleys .....First Army can Hear Russians On Radios, But Can't See 'Em ..... Photo: Unter den Linder, Once Upon a Time

Paris 1945 04 25
Paris 1945 04 25
Vol. 1 No. 272 ....... Third of Berlin Falls: Patton Near Austria ..... Ulm Taken; 7th Gains at Danube .....Red Armies Link Up in City's Heart ..... 'Frisco Parley Opens Today; Poland Poses #1 Problem ..... Planes Attack Munich Area ..... Yanks, Reds Link Along Elbe, Luxembourg Radio Reports ..... Petain reaches French Border on Way to Face Treason Charge ..... Photo: Molotov Arrives in U.S. for Conferences

Paris 1945 04 26A
Paris 1945 04 26A
Vol. 1 No. 273 ....... Reich Army Smashed, Allied Chiefs Proclaim ..... Red Army Holds Half of Capital ..... Some Soldiers. in Four Years to be Released ..... United Nations Parley Opens, Seeks League to Guard Peace ..... Officer Faces Trial on Drugs ..... Baseball Czar Post Goes to Sen. Chandler ..... Dr. Butler, 83, Resigns as Columbia President ..... Fifth, Eighth Armies Gain From Po River Bridgehead

Paris 1945 04 26B
Paris 1945 04 26B
Vol. 1 No. 273 ....... Reich Army Smashed ..... 'Frisco Conference Opens - Hears Talk of Truman Over Radio .....Hitler's Hideaway Wrecked .....SHAEF Declares Only Pockets Left ..... Army to Discharge Some GIs with Four Years of Service ..... Officer Faces Trial on Drugs ..... Fifth, Eighth Armies Gain From Po River Bridgehead

Paris 1945 04 27
Paris 1945 04 27
Vol. 1 No. 274 ....... Heart of Berlin Reached ..... Redoubt's Northern Line Cracking ..... All Bremen Except Port is Clear ..... Red Army Takes Brno & Stettin ..... Big 3 Study Soviet Vote Bid at S.F. ..... Patton & Hodges Receive 4th Star ..... 83rd Division Radios to Russians ..... A Pledge From U.S. Team To Servicemen ..... Photo: Calling The Russians from the Western Front

Paris 1945 04 28
Paris 1945 04 28
Vol. 1 No. 275 ....... 1st Army Yanks Link With Reds .....Berlin's Fall Imminent; 3rd Slashes into Austria ..... Capital Making Last Stand ..... Nazis Crumble Along Danube Line ..... Trading Day Along the Elbe ..... Photo: American & Russian soldiers drink a toast after meeting on the west bank of the Elbe

Paris 1945 04 29A
Paris 1945 04 29A
Vol. 1 No. 276 ....... EXTRA ..... Truman & Ike Deny It's Over ..... Report of Nazi Surrender Sweeps World After Premature Flash from San Francisco ..... Russians Pound Last of Berlin; Two Yank Armies Imperil Munich ..... Capital's Fall Expected Soon .....Paris is Wild for One Hour ..... Americans Take Ausburg ..... Anti-Nazi Revolt Reported at Kiel ..... Photo: Heinrich Himmler

Paris 1945 04 29B
Paris 1945 04 29B
Vol. 1 No. 276 ....... Peace Bid Reported; Hitler Dying - Himmler ..... Radio Reports Munich Revolt; Anti-Nazis Declared in Power ..... Stuttgart Issue Called Military ..... Augsburg Won; Munich Periled ..... Berlin's Fall Expected Soon ..... Foe Reported Offering Peace

Paris 1945 04 30A
Paris 1945 04 30A
Vol. 1 No. 277 ....... Two-Power Peace Bid Rejected, Says Moscow ..... 7th Army in Munich Takes 'Putsch' Beer Hall ..... Red Army Steps Up Attack to Win Last Tenth of Berlin ..... Austria Regains Independence; Revolts, Riots Flare in Reich ..... Il Duce Killed, Body on View, Milan Reports ..... Report Pinned on Connally ..... Crowds Enjoyed a Dry Run Celebrating False V-E Day ..... Photo: Benito Mussolini ..... Count Folke Bernadotte

Paris 1945 04 30B
Paris 1945 04 30B
Vol. 1 No. 277 ....... Two-Power Peace Bid Rejected, Says Moscow ..... 7th Army Enters Munich; Reds Step Up Berlin Blows ..... 'Putsch' Beer Hall Taken by Yanks ..... Only Tenth of City Still in Nazi Hands ..... People Punch, Spit Upon Remains ( Benito Mussolini ) ..... Report Pinned on Connally ..... Crowds Enjoyed a Dry Run Celebrating False V-E Day ..... Photos: Benito Mussolini ..... Count Folke Bernadotte




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