The U.S. is almost out of new automobiles.
Since Feb. 1, 1942, OPA has carefully doled out 500,000 precious new
cars. Now there are only 30,000 left, a supply which in prewar years
would have lasted only three days. To stretch them over the continuing
production ban, OPA has thinned down the July quota to 7,000 cars, a
drop of 22% from the June allotment.
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