MORALE: Ladies Wanted

Among the items on order for U. S. defense are 99 hostesses, to brighten the soldier's lot at 33 Army training camps.

The Army's new Morale Division (TIME, Sept. 30), already swamped by 600 applications, last week published its hostess specifications:

> Age: 30 to 50 (for senior hostesses); 25 to 45 (for juniors).

> Education & experience: high school or its equivalent; three years in a similar line of work for seniors, at least one year for juniors.

> Pay: $2,100 a year for seniors, $1,620 for juniors.

Hopeful soldiers, lightsome newsmen wondered out loud...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!