Tooling Up

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To arm the U. S. is a task as big as the U. S. itself. The job is enormous to the point of incomprehensibility. The U. S. press, trying to tell the nation about the defense program, finds itself measuring Mt. Everest with a schoolboy's ruler. There are scarcely words big enough to say what is happening to the country.

The physique of the U. S. is changing immeasurably. By the time the job is only half done, the country will already be a different country. The people are aware that change...

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