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A M S C H 0 0 L SIII U L A T E S “HENDERSOII FIELD”
of
4ri'
WAR STAMP DRIVE I
PASSES $22,000 MARK |
in war stamps and
risve been bought on Johnson '
:xvici since the giant ca.i4>aign spon* j
soreo t y tlkia station began on ]
April
In twelve coys, enlisted men, j
o'/ .jers and civilian personnel
iij.e banned together in the effort
to uuy enough war s..ai.v>5 and bonds
so tiiot the total sales by June 1,
wiix oe $75,000, the amount neces -
s.uy to purchase a pursuit bomber.
The $22,000 in stamps and bon*
soli to date represents 29 per cent
c i.-ursuit plane paid for. The
is sponsored by the AIR-O-HCH
of the Special Service Section.
I.S FLOCK TO SEE
.S.O. CAMP SHOW
^SENIC AID OLD LACE
The Broadway production "Ars-
>!id Old Lace” which has been
through every large city
.-A country, finally managed to
Seymour Johnson Field last ni—
• • for the first showing, held at
^ No. 3 Another showing of
>- ■ r.lay will be on by the
itifc\v:,st’ at 1300 and 1900 today.
Overladen with humor and boa-
of •.rb i-Ctors eind
: • the show provided a real
l^nts er;tt.Ttalnment for those who
.. ftp Fho;. .ijniortri under
i! MIChT be
JS*-
SPECIA' IZED STUDENTS KEEP STRIPES
The War Department has changed
its policy under which enliated men
in the Army Specialiiad Training
Cources in American colleges had to
go all the way through as privatea.
From now on men assigned to the art”
vanced course will keep their
stripes.
Soldiers who failed to pass the
special tests given recently will
have the opportunity to reconsider,
according to the new changes in t)»
program as revise^ by the Secretary
of Tar.
’Jnrter the new setup, the init-
I ial requirement is a score of 115
or better on the Army General Clas
sification Test,
MUST BS HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATfi
j Candidates who have not passed
I their 22nd birtliday must be high
school graduates,with less than two
I FIELD SAYS “GOODDYE”
I TO FIRST WAACS
The sad,woe be-gone expressions
, on the facss of many G.l.s at this
i Field Saturday were caused when
! the first six WAACS who reported
j here for duty last week received
I orders to report elserrtiere. As
' nicV*ly as tliey oane.thcy left. And
Seymour .t^nnsi-n r’ieid was disuppoin-
tec. ncodqunrtors gave out the
Koftrtcnif.g ne.rr. that, more V.’A.Af:'
would report at this Post '.’o’- duty
years college work, unless their
college work included one year of
physics, or oaa year of mathematics
or three courses in psychology, or
they have a ready knowledge of a
sodern language.
Applicants v.no have passed
their 22nd birt -iay must have at
Irtast one year c-. .ureditod wor^ a^
a Junior college, teachers* collage,
university, techn.cal or normal
Bchool with one year college matne-
matics. They must not have more
than three years of college work
unless their college studies includ
ed three courses in psychology, or
they have a ready knowledge of a
foreign language.
All enlisted men previously re
jected because of failure to attain
a qualifying mark in the OCT'»2,T-3,
test will be reconsidered.
Continued on page 3
POST’S NEW TECH
LIDRARY NOW OPEN
Students iriio wauit to know mori.-
about ally phase of aircraft will hr. •
ve that opportunity at their dispo
sal by this coning week.
The now Technical Library -b
expected to be open at Hangar 4 by
Monday. The library i« located in
room 40? on the balcony on the str
eet side.
Officer Ir. Charge is Lt. Bryce
I n. Picken. Mr. Sanford S. Neal will
be the Librarian.
Technical volianec of almost
every type will be available for
See "Library," PH^ 2
STTDENTI WORK INDir
FIELD CONDITIONS FOR
EIGHT DAYS
To some of you GIs "• *-lic
Know” on Seymour Johnson Field, it's
li.« Graduation Field Test, but to
Lne outside world it would be an
'iye-opener as to what the TTC is
doing to prepare air mechs for fro
nt line service.
Yes, it’s Henderson Field.
Lociited in a pine grove at
one corner of iieyraour Johnson Fieli^
it provides comparative isolation
from hangars and other permanent
installations for student aircraft
mechanics as they meet for the fir
st time conditions they are likely
to find in the war theaters.
This Is the last eight days
of an aviation mechanic's four-mon
ths' course — as the grads already
Know.
but to ot.iers not yet too
familiar with Seymour Johnson and
the nechujiic's course, they will be
surj.rised to learn about the plot
See "Henderson" Page 3
lEW POST THEATEI
SCHEDBLES ARROIICED
Lt. imright V.c T.'acken, Theater
ufflcer, this week announced a cha-
in the show prugr.'ua to become
•..ffictivo ’^onda:..
The revision is in line
the cli.ir^e in class schedules,
the Lieutenant.
Under the new } rogran,
orse show jer day will be projected
at Theater No. 2. The one showing
See "Theater," Page 3
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said
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