The War Manpower Commission last week swiftly settled a case arising
under its order freezing workers in essential war jobs. Back to her war
job in Elizabeth, NJ. went Miss Vernet Witham, 19, who had quit sewing
shirts for soldiers and sailors to take up more congenial work in a
nearby factory as a pretzel bender.*
*For other news of pretzel bending, see p. 64.
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