Sleeping Beauty Treatment

Newly tough Donald Nelson had a hot new idea last week on what to do about small business in a total war that requires more materials and manpower than big business can find.

Significantly, Nelson's ideas amounted to the first admission from any top-drawer Washington war man that hope of getting any large volume of war orders for small industry is just about gone—though that hope is still personified by a $150,000,000 WPB adjunct, the Smaller War Plants Corp.* But Donald Nelson's realism may nonetheless offer the little fellow a better break in...

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