U.S. At War: Henderson to Workers

To money-making war workers themselves last week bulky Leon Henderson carried the hellfire preachments that he has bellowed over Washington conference tables the past six months.

His text: 1942 farm incomes will top those of 1939 by nearly 75%. Wage earners will get 70% more than in 1939. The past year's wage boosts represent a 30% money increase and an 11% increase in things a worker's money will actually buy. Living costs have not even begun to catch up and $84 billions in civilian hands are fighting to buy $75 billions' worth of civilian...

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