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    Women become skilled shop technicians after careful training in the school at the Douglas Aircraft Company plant, Long Beach, Calif. Most important of the many types of aircraft made at this plant are the B-17F ("Flying Fortress") heavy bomber, the A-20 ("Havoc") assault bomber and the C-47 heavy transport plane for the carrying of troops and cargo
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    Lieutenant "Mike" Hunter, Army pilot assigned to Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach, Calif.
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    Operating a hand drill at Vultee-Nashville, woman is working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber, Tennessee.
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    Women workers install fixtures and assemblies to a tail fuselage section of a B-17 bomber at the Douglas Aircraft Company plant, Long Beach, Calif. Better known as the "Flying Fortress," the B-17F is a later model of the B-17, which distinguished itself in action in the south Pacific, Germany and elsewhere. It is a long range, high altitude, heavy bomber, with a crew of seven to nine men, and with armament sufficient to defend itself on daylight missions
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    Workers leaving Pennsylvania shipyards, Beaumont, Texas
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    A store with live fish for sale, vicinity of Natchitoches, La.
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    An old tenant house with a mud chimney and cotton growing up to its door, which is occupied by Mulattoes, Melrose, La.
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    [Grand Grocery Co.], Lincoln, Neb.
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    Going to town on Saturday afternoon, Greene Co., Ga.
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    Homesteader feeding his daughter at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair free barbeque.
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    Shepherd with his horse and dog on Gravelly Range, Madison County, Montana
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    Living quarters and "juke joint" for migratory workers, a slack season; Belle Glade, Fla.
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    Marine Corps barrage balloon, Parris Island, S.C.
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    Sailor at the Naval Air Base wears the new type protective clothing and gas mask designed for use in chemical warfare, Corpus Christi, Texas. These uniforms are lighter than the old type.
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    Marine glider at Page Field, Parris Island, S.C.
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    Eagle Fruit Store and Capital Hotel, Lincoln, Nebraska.
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    Scene at square dance in rural home in McIntosh County, Oklahoma.
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    School children singing, Pie Town, New Mexico.
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