Strait On: America’s Changing Lifestyles – Part 2; World War II to Korea

A day that will live in infamy Photo source: www.wikipedia.comOn August 12, 1942, looking haggard, with his hair flopping in his face and a sad look in his eyes, Clark Gable was sworn into service to the United States Army, wearing the same suit he had worn to his wife’s funeral months before. ■ Rusty Strait / Contributed “I have said this before, but I shall say it again and again and again: Your boys are not going to be sent into any foreign wars.” Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Oct. 30, 1940 As the poet Robert Burns once said, “The best laid schemes of mice and men oft go astray,” so did

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