The Bo's'n's Whistle, Vancouver Edition, Volume 05, Number 17

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The Bo's'n's Whistle, Vancouver Edition, Volume 05, Number 17


  • 1945-04-27 (Creation)


Newspapers, 11 in. x 17 in., 8 pages

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Employee newspaper for Vancouver Shipyard covering shipyard productivity and current projects, safety and injury reports, war bond drives, employee sports leagues, award recipients, and human-interest stories. Topical coverage in this issue includes: An article on cancer and the need for research funding; an article on disabled veteran Swan Island Shipyard Transportation department workers; an article on the massive amount of supplies needed at Okinawa; an article on the war bond drive contest featuring a house with insurance; an article on the Oregon teacher shortage; an article on the Portland Alcoholics Anonymous chapter; an article on the appointment of the head of the local chapter of the American Welding society; the Stubby Bilgebottom comic strip; articles on the Vancouver Shipyard clothing drive; an article on 3-Year Club of shipyard workers; an article on the shipyards shift schedules—C-4 Troop Transports on time; an article on launching the C-4 Troop Transport, S.S. Marine Falcon; an article on births at the Vancouver Northern Permanente hospital; an article on the United Nations Conference in San Francisco; the Worker Speaks column; an article on the weld improvement contest.

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  • english

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