The Press: Another Paper Cut

Paper rationing (TIME, Jan. 4, 11) limited newspapers to the tonnage they used in 1941, ordered magazines to use 10% less paper than their 1942 average. Last week WPB cut deeper still: another paper reduction, "not exceeding 10%," on the same basis as before, will take effect April 1.

Only bright spot in the announcement: WPB's W. G. Chandler said he believed the April 1 cut would be the last.


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