People: People, Aug. 13, 1945

To Have & Have Not

General Joseph Stilwell lost his 20-odd-year-old campaign hat while flying over Okinawa, posted a $25 reward for its return. Four hours later, one of several hundred busy hat-hunters sighted it floating 200 yards offshore. The General got it back dripping, happily wrung it out, hung it up to dry. A corporal got the reward.

Robert Ley, bibulous onetime No. 8 Nazi, had an idea for stimulating his confessing. What he needed, he said, was a nice blonde secretary. His Allied jailors thought not.

Lauren Bacall, not quite 21, suggested to...

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