Radio: Miss Liberty, Saleswoman

Hollywood, which has sold glamor to the nation, and radio, which has sold it practically everything, are out to prove that they can sell the U.S. a billion dollars' worth of war bonds this month. Last week a sales crew of cinema ladies (and Ronald Colman), leaving Los Angeles for a tour of 300 cities, were photographed in a fetching frieze against a background of soldiers. Last week, too, seven comedians, six vocalists, four actors and 21 bands took part in one of the most successful broadcasts ever made.

I Pledge America, a...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

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 TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

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