U.S. industry was let in last week on a
WPB secret. Vice Chairman Charles Wilson told the Automobile Labor
Advisory Committee that when Germany surrenders, WPB will divert 35% of
U.S. war facilities to civilian manufacture. At the present rate, this
will mean a cutback of $25,000,000,000 in war production, will reduce
war output to about $46,000,000,000 annually.
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