Last week the President:
> Signed the $4,393,221,154 Fifth Supplemental Defense Appropriation Bill, providing equipment funds for an Army of 4,000,000 men; signed the $1,414,626,838 Independent Offices Appropriation Bill.
> Announced the streamlining of national private welfare groups (Y. M. C. A., Y. W. C. A., Jewish Welfare Board, Salvation Army, Travelers Aid, etc.) into the United Service Organization for National Defense. USO will supply the recreational, welfare and spiritual needs of soldiers, sailors, defense workers; will ask Congress soon for funds to set up 300 USO centers.
> Sent King Peter II of Yugoslavia "earnest hopes for a successful resistance to...