May 20, 1945

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

I am an American Day. War in Japan. Meat situation. Why do we have O.P.A.? Livestock Feeders association. Poultry situation. O.P.A. violators. W.P.B. release control on 1200 items. City cancer hospital named for James Ewing. Signing of agreement for tropical disease hospital. Traffic congestion in mid-town Manhattan. All his terminals must be west of 8th Ave. Agreement with Port Authority to establish terminal west of Eighth Ave. Shortage of personnel in hospitals. New wage scale for nurses. Physical therapist scholarships by National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis. P.A.L. appeal. Merchant Mine exhibit.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

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