U.S. At War: WHAT IS THE MATTER WITH THE PEOPLE?

From TIME'S Louisville correspondent, Michael Griffin, came this appraisal of U.S. morale last week.

There is no question about the boomtown aspects of the U.S. You see it everywhere, particularly in Louisville, which has been a boom town for two years. If the war ended today with a victory for us, the mass of folks here could truthfully say that the war was the best thing to happen in their lives. They have more of everything and they are getting more every day.

The store windows are full of bargains and all day long radio...

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