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FORECAST Served By Leased Wires North Carolina—Considerable cloudi- . of the ness and moderately warm with scat- ASSOCIATED PRESS tered showers and thunderstorms Fri- - *« dav. Saturday clearing and cooler north and W’ect portion; partly cloudy and UNITED PRESS warm wth scattered showers and than- With Complete Coverage of dcrstorms in southeast portion._ state end National News VQlT78.—NO. 203. __ WILMINGTON, N. C., FRIDAY, JULY 6, 1945 " ESTABLISHED ,186? Winnie To Take Rest | With the eyes of the Democratic world turned upon him yester day, Prime Minister Winston Churchill visited the polls in his con stituency on election day, pleading with electors, “Don’t take me away from the wheel of the ship of state.” He plans a complete rest before the Big Three Conference.__ Supreme Court Justice Roberts, Morgenthau Out President Truman Accepts Resignation Of Two Officials WASHINGTON, June 5— (/P) — Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Secretary of the Treasury, and Justice Owen J. Roberts of the Supreme Court resigned today. They told President Truman they wanted to quit public life and <?a home. The President accepted the resignations with regret. Morgenthau, in his letter, said: “When Franklin D. Roosevelt came to Washington, he asked me to come with him, stating that when he was through, we would go back to Dutchess County (N. Y.) to gether.” Morgenthau said he would leave after Mr. Truman returns from his forthcoming Big Three meet ing with Marshal Stalin and Prime Minister Churchill in Berlin. The President told of the resig nations at his news conference, said he had a successor in mind for the Treasury post but wasn't saying anything about it now. Names mentioned in speculation included Fred M. Vinson, War Mo bilization director; John W. Sny der, Federal Loan Administrator; Senator George (D-Ga), chairman of the Senate Finance Committee; and Walter J. Cummings of Chi cago, chairman of the board of the Continental-Illinois National Bank and Trust Company. The President said he hadn’t thought of a successor to Justice Roberts, a court “dissenter” and a Republican, who showed his love for his farm land of Eastern Penn sylvania by datelining his resig nation from that place—Chester Farms. Before the news conference, the President announced another ma jor resignation, that of Judge Thurman Arnold from the United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia. Arnold, former Jus tice Department “trust-buster,” said he wanted to enter private law practice and work for a “truly competitive” economy after the war. Mr'. Truman, in white and black seersucker suit and green necktie, opened the news conference with a wave of Reichs-Marshal Goer ing’s ivory baton, encrusted with gold and diamonds. It was pre sented to the President by Lieut. Gen. Alexander Paot, commander of the 7th Army, who took Goer ing into custody. Mr. Truman said the baton was worth perhaps $30,000, that Goer ing wept when it was taken from him, and that it would be pre sented to the U. S. Military Mu seum at West Point, N. Y. Mr. Truman has given his per mission to Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia of New York to visit France but not as an agent of the government. He will not be in uni form. The President is not expecting to accept the resignation of In terior Secretary Harold L. Ickes, a question asked so often it has become routine. In fact, Mr. Tru man said, he is sending Ickes to England soon to renegotiate an Anglo-American oil treaty, design ed to resolve the problems of oil domains and reserves, principally in the Middle East, which have sprung up in wartime. STATE FUNERAL FOR CURTIN SET CANBERRA, Australia, July 5.— ®—A state funeral will be held tomorrow fop Australia’s wartime prime minister, John Curtin, 60. Deputy Prime Minister Francis M. Forde, acting as premier since Curtin entered a hospital in April for treatment of the heart and lung illness that brought death early today, continued as head of the government. The parliamentary Labor Party is expected to name Curtin’s regu lar successor at a meeting _ set for next Thursday. Likely choices include Forde, Commonwealth Treasurer Joseph B. Chiefley, and Minister of External Affairs Her bert V. Evatt. The latter repre sented Australia at the United Na tions Conference in San Francisco. Curtin’s government took office in 1941 and with the outbreak of the Pacific war he accepted the United States’ dominating role as an ally, declaring he did so “jvith out a pang.” A close "John” and "Doug” friendship developed be tween him and Gen. Douglas Mac Arthur. In 1944 he visited the Unit ed States to confer with President Boosevelt. Curtin, son of a police, officer and long active in the trade union movement, was elected to the House of Representatives in lt'28. He became head of the Labor Party in 1935. -V Seven Japs Executed In * Mac Arthur Plot’ NEW YORK, July 5.—NBC Cor respondent Merrill Mueller report ed from Manila tonight that seven Japanese snipers and spies recent ly have been executed in Manila “Among them are men who have shown a singular interest in the off ce, home and activities of Gen eral Douglas A. MacArthur.” Indicating that possibly an assas sination plot was involved, Mueller said “MacArthur personifies the Japanese hate for America and Tokyo is blaming him for Japan’s troubles.” WEATHER (Eastern Standard Time) (By TJ. S. Weather Bureau) Meteorologcal data for the 24 hours ending 7:30 p. m., yesterday. Temperature 1:30 a. m. 76; 7:30 a. m. 77; 1:30 p. m. •3: 7:30 p. m. 80. Maximum 83; Minimum 74; Mean 80; Normal 79. Humidity 1:30 a. m. 92? 7:30 a. m. 91: 1:30 p. m. *8: 7:30 p. m. 80. Precipitation Total for 24 hours ending 7.30 p. m.__ ®-18 inches. Total since the first of the month— *•38 inches. Tides For Today 'From the Tide Tables nublished by U. S. Coast ar.d Geodedtc Survfey). High Low Wilmington _ 6:51 a. m. 1:45 a. m. 7:30 p. .m 1:54 p. m. Masonboro Inlet _ 4:39 a. m. 10:52 a. m. 5:18 p. m. 11:42 p. m. Sunrise 5:06: Sunset 7:27; Moonrise 2:28 *• rn.; Moonset 4.42 p. m. -V BLAZE OF PATRIOTISM NORTH ADAMS, Mich., July 5. —(U.R)—1The Knowles school north of here ended its 75 years of pub lic education in a blaze of patrio tism. The school sold $6,200 in war bonds during the ijeventh War Loan drive. The total represents ..sales by each student of $364 hiore than his quota. Capt, Murray | Handed Hi Honor M AT SALZBUR*. Wilmington’s No. 1 Hero Decorated By Corps Commander Keyes SALZBURG, July 5 — WR> — Honors have been showered on the U. S. Third Infantry Di vision, the outfit that suffered the most casualties in the Eu ropean war. Lt. Gen. Geoffrey Keyes, Sec ond Corps Commander, award ed a Presidential Unit Citation for the entire division in cere monies at the Salzburg Airport today. Then he handed out the Con gressional Medal of Honor to Capt. Charles Murray of Wil mington, N. C., the 31st winner of that award in the division. The award was for fighting in the Colmark pocket campaign which won the division its unit citation. Capt. Murray, who also was awarded the Croix de Guerre by the French government for outstanding bravery in the same action, won the Congres sional Medal of Honor for hav a group of 200 Germans, armed ing single-handedly dispersed with mortars, bazookas, ma chine guns and small arms, and broke up a counter-attack they had planned near Kayser berg, France, last December 1«. With rifle fire, Captain Mur ray. then a first lieutenant company commander in the 30th Regiment. Third Infantry Division, killed 20 of the Elite SS troops, captured ten others (Continued on Page Nine; Col. 5) HOPKINS TAKES JOB WITH LGW UNIONS NEW YORK, July 5.—(JP)—David Dubinsky, president of the Inter national Ladies’ Garment Work ers’ Union, said today that Harry L. Hopkins, former special presi dential adviser, had accepted the post of impartial chairman of the New York Women’s Coat and Suit Industry. Dubinsky said Hopkins was ex pected to assume the post after a rest of several weeks. Hopkins succeeds former New York Mayor James J. Walker, who was named to the post in 1940 and occupied it until June 30, 1945. It was reported at union offices that Hopkins’ salary would be “in the neighborhood" of $25, 000 a year. Dubinsky said in a statement that as impartial chairman, Hop kins would preside over collective agreements covering 50,000 em ployes and 1,300 employers with an annual production outpout valued at $500,000,000. Dubinsky said the production comprised 80 per cent of the coat and suit out put for the nation. -V Stamp Of Famous Flag Raising Will Be Given WASHINGTON. July 5— (A>) — The Iwo Jima flag raising post age stamp to be issued July 11 will be green instead of the purple col or usually used for three cent stamps, the Post Office Department has announced. No reason was given for the change of colors. The stamp, honoring the Tjhrine Corps, reproduces the famous flag raising photograph made on Iwo Jima by Associated Press Photo grapher Doe Rosenthal. The De partment 'said an initial printing of 100,000,000 copies of the stamp had been ordered. Th^ first sales will be at Wash ington. BIG THREE PARLEY COMING THIS MONTH \ WASHINGTON, July 5.—(£>)— f;g Three meeting in the will be held some time ST a, <the next three weeks Presi r Truman told his news con Ay .ice today. ' l'e declined to be more specific. F-When a reported asked if he Expected to confer—in advance of the Berlin Conference—with Prime Minister Churchill of Great Brit ain, the President replied that he does not; that it is going to be a Big Three Conference and all three (Truman, Churchill and Marshall Staling will be there. The chief executive was also asked if he expected to see Gen eral Charles De Gaulle of France during his absence from the coun try. He replied he did not ex pect to see him this trip. “That might indicate another trip,” remarked a reporter. “Do you plan another soon’ Smiling, Mr. Truman said he could not say now. U. S. TAKEOVER GERMAN FACTORY HOESCHT, German, July 5 — (ff>) — In a sudden move today the American Army seized complete control of the management, assets and plants of the vast I. G. Farven industrie in the United States zone of occupied Germany and set in motion machinery intended to wipe out for all time the German ability to wage war. Acting under General Order No. 2, issued by Lt. Gen. Lucius Clay as deputy military governor, arm ed American Troops marched sumultaneously into 24 Farben plants at 6 p.m. and assumed con trol of properties which had play ed a great part in building up and maintaining th e German war machine. The action was taken to smash I. G. Farbenindustrie’s worldwide cartel system and practices and break up the industry’s war mak ing power, which the United States group control council considers a “major threat to the peace and security of the postwar world so long as such industries remain with in the control of Germany.” Control of the industry’s man agement, assets and plants which produced more than 50 per cent of. Germany’s supply of chemicals and allied products is to be held for ultimate disposition by a four power government to be establish ed for Germany. The seizure was made pursuant to military government law deal ing with the blocking and control of German property. The entire management, under terms of the order, was ‘‘removed and discharg ed and deprived of all authority to act with respect to the corporation or its property.” Shareholders’ rights in the selection of the man agement or control of the industry also were suspended. The great Farben plants produc ed about 80 per cent of Germany’s entire nitrogen output, 100 per cent of the country’s magnesium metal, 100 per cent of the tetra ethyl lead production, 100 per cent of the cel lophane, approximately 80 per cent of the plastics, more, than 50 per cent of the exlosives and 100 per cent of the effective poison gas. Clay delegated seizure authority to Col. Edwin S. Pillsbury of Berkeley, Calif., who personally di rected the taking over of the giant Hoescht plant here, the largest of ii_ _ Promptly at 6 p.m. jeeps mount ing machine guns rolled through the streets to the plant ajjd behind them marched armed troops under the command of Major William A. McKee, of Iowa City, Iowa. Lt. Col. George M. Percival, of Richmond, Va., handed the seiz ure order to Carl Ludwig Lauten schlager, plant manager, who turn (Continued on Page Nine; Col. 5) -V BULLETIN Associated Press dispatches from London late last night in dicated that no results of the British parliamentary election will be announced until July 26. Delay in announcement of the result of yesterday’s vot ing will be occasioned by re turn and counting of the votes of servicemen now on duties outside of England. A USSIES CAPTURE MANGGAP AIRFIELD; FOUR AIR GROUPs NOW HAMMERING JAPANESE _ a - - ___— A. a Balikpapan Now Secure ALLIES TAKE TOWN Six More Jap Ships Sunk By Yank Navy Plane Squadrons BALIKPAPAN, BORNEO, Frl day, July 6—(/P)—A swift five-mile advance gave Australian troops possession of the Manggar air field 10 air miles Northeast uf here Wednesday. The thrust came after American planes eliminated strong last-ditch Japanese positions with some of the most spectacular bombing of this campaign. Other Aussie units captured the remainder of the town of Balikpa pan as a five-mile-wide front on the left flank was advanced through one strong enemy line and over ran delaying positions n the direc tion of Batochampar, which is about four miles Northeast of Balikpapan. One squadron of 13th Air Force Liberators piloted by Americans blew sky-high an entire dominat ing ridge packed with Japanese guns and troops. The bombers, operating under Australian com mand in the drive for Manggar airfields, dropped more than a score of 1,000-pound bombs on the important strongpoint. “We could see Jap arms, legs, torsos and light artillery flying into the sky,” said one retumiijg bombardier. The Heavily-fortified ridge was one of a series of Japanese posi tions which steadily shelled the Australians as they made then way acoss and around a wrecked bridge over the 400-yard-wide shal low Manggar-Besar Hver at the Southeastern end of the field. Australian Engineers cleared away numerous booby traps and mines and guided the assault col umns past a 100-foot hole that had been burned in the bridge. Across the stream, the Austral ians ran into heavy Japanese fire from light field guns and mortars and a few heavier coastal batter ies. The first troops to reach the airfield were driven off by this shell-fire, but Australian artillery and air support eliminated the gun positions. The advance up the shell-creater ed coastal road was paralleled by strong flanking patrols that prob ed two miles inland without find ing the enemy. On the left flank of the whole front, the Australians blasted their way into the ruins of the Pandan sari refinery zone and the native quarters after crossing the swampy Pandanshari river mouth at the North end of Balikpapan town. Other units took and held posi tions a little more than two miles Less than two miles eastward, Parallel columns broke a Japa nese defense line in the hill* op posite Pandansari, where the enemy had field guns positions overlooking the only highway. An out - flanking movement combined with a frontal assault took the po sitions, and one officer declared, "our casualties were remarkably light for the results achieved.” U. S. Seventh Fleet artillery con tinued to blast Penadjim point, (Continued on Page Nine; Col. S) SPAATZ WILL HEAD PACIFIC AIR WAR WASHINGTON, July 4.—fJPJ— The man who directed the smash ing of Germany from the air to day was assigned to do the aamc thing to Japan. « The War Department announc ed an expansion of the air com mand set-up in the Pacific, plac ing Gen. Carl A. Spaaz in charge of the B-29’s now levelling Nip pon’s cities and softening the enemy home islands for invasion. The red-haired, poker-playing Spaatz, now in Washington for conferences, will be commander of the U. S. Army Strategic Air Force in the Pacific. It is the same type of Job he had in the Mediterranean theatre, in Great Britain and in Europe, an assignment that gravitated naturally to this most ardent dis ciple of strategic bombing In the Air Corps. Spaatz’ headquarters for*;., the stepped-up bombing of Japaif tyas not designated. AV City Coam:dht m leave For Capital To intercede tor Continuation Of Camp Davis As Convalescent Center Four members of the City Coun cil left Wilmington at 9 p. m. yes terday to attend a conference in Washington with the Army Air Forces, at which time the status of Camp Davis will be brought up, it was disclosed last night. A. Hand James, secretary to Senator Josiah W. Bailey, disclos ed that headquarters of the Army Air Forces had advised him that the status of the camp would be brought up at the session today. Senator Bailey said the meeting was scheduled at 10:30 a. m. He was unable to say 'if it would be in the form of a committee hear ing or if it would be a special meeting to discuss the reported closing of the convalescent center. City Manager A. C. Nichols an nounced last night that ‘‘in view of the scheduled conference in Washington, the Council feels that they should make every effort to be represented.” Representing the City of Wil mington at the conference will be Mayor Ronald Lane, Councilmen Garland S, Currin, James E. L. Wade and Walter Yopp. Mr. Nichols said the group left the City at 9 p. m. by automobile, shortly after it was learned here that the meeting would be held, and planned to board a train at Rocky Mount for Washington. The possibility that Camp Davis may be closed as a Personnel Dis britution center for Army Air Force returnees was disclosed Wednesday night by Brig. General George L. Usher, commanding of ficer of the camp. He revealed yes terday that construction work on facilities, undertaken to reconvert it for convalescent purpose, would be halted. Although the War Department denied .at .noon .yesterday .any order closing down operations at the camp, it was previously re ported that any announcement to this affect would have to come from the commanding officer at the convalescent center. For Some time, General Usher said, the flow of returnees into Camp Davis had not lived up to original expectations. At one time it was estimated that the number of men returned weekly would reach the 20,000 mark, but at the camp now there are approximate ly 1,000 convalescents and not more than 600 returnees. It was unofficially reported last night that many of the convales cents and returnees at the camp had complained of the transporta tion difficulties in getting to and i from Wilmington. However, there was no official confirmation on this phase of the controversy. In expressing Wilmington’s inter est in the future of Camp Davis, the City Council took immediate action yesterday morning and wired Senator Bailey, Clyde R. Hoey and Congressmen Graham A. Barden and J. Bayard Clark as follows: “Press reports today indicate Camp Davis may be soon cloed. This camp was recently reacti vated by the Air Corps for rehabil itation, hospitalization and re distribution, with large additional sums spent for these purposes and services. A large hospital and other facilities are available there (Continued on Page Nine; Col. 2) -V ODT PROMISES MOKE • SOLDIER PULLMANS WASHINGTON, July 5— (U.R) A Senate investigation of all trans portation facilities provided troops being redeployed from Europe to the Pacific was scheduled today as government officials warned ci vilians they face an immediate cur tailment in rail travel. Following reports that 500 Eu ropean veterans were moved from Boston to Camp Beale, Calif., in vermin-infested day coaches while German prisoners rode Eastward in first class Pullmans: 1. Chairman James M. Mead, D., N. Y„ of the Senate War Invesi gating committee announced that the group will reopen its hearings on wartime transportation and de vote them “primarily to the rede ployment problem, by rail, sea a*3 air.” He said the committee intends to find out what has been done by the Army and Navy and other agencies to “achieve a coordinated program.” 2. Defense Transportation Direc tor J. Monroe Johnson promised that a greater number of Pullman cars and day coaches will be avail able for troop movements in a few days.” As far as civilians are concerned, he said, "the pinch is on . . . and they are„ going to feel it.” N ONS ACCEPT ? POLE REGIME United States, Britain Both Issue Joint Statements Of Recognition WASHINGTON, July 5.—(/P)— The United States and Britain jointly recognized the reconstitut ed Warsaw Government of Poland tonight, cutting adrift the London Exile Regime with which they have dealt throughout the war. In both London ,and Washing ton, however, it was emphasized in the announcements that the set ting up of the expanded Warsaw administration constituted only a "step” in fulfillment of the Yalta Big Three agreements. President Truman, announcing American acceptance of the War saw government, said it had “recognized” the Yalta agreement in full and thereby confirmed the Crimean plan for free elections. The President said Arthur Bliss Lane has been named Ambassador and “will proceed to Warsaw as soon as possible.” The British an nouncement laid stress on “full agreement with the United States government” in recognizing the “Polish Provisional Government of National Unity.” It said an am bassador will be dispatched from London shortly. Lane was appointed last Septem ber as Ambassador to the London Polish government, but never went to London, apparently in expecta tion of such a shift as came to day. He is in Washington. Pre viously he was Ambassador to Colombia. I__-1 unit (jur jiaio HUNGRY IT SEEMS ATLANTA, July 5—(/P>—Doc tors don’t know what’s the matter with poor Pfc. Chester J. Salvatori. Pfc. Salavatori has a big ap petite, a gargantuan appetite, an appetite that would appall even an elephant.. A breakfast of 40 eggs, 20 pieces of toast, several quarts of milk, eight pieces of bacon, a quart of coffee and a h >x— a big box—of cereal is nothing unusual for the soldier from Southbridge, Mass. And Pfc. Salvatori isn’t a big guy. Just 140 pounds. Slightly less than average in height. He tells friends he once ate an 18-pound turkey at one meal —without any help. His favor ite meat is pork chops and he says he’s eaten as many as 36 at a meal. He’s been in the Army four years and four months. In civilian life he likes to work in a grocery store or a bakery. Once, he said, he work ed for an optical company and nearly starved to death. Physicians who have the lit tle guy with the big appetite under observation at Ft. Mc Pherson Station Hospital say his stomach is a little larger than average—but not much. They say also it may be that his craving for food is phycho logical, but they are not defi nite or unanimous in the mat ter. j---T-* Pigeons Must Make Way For Politicoes BOSTON, July 5—(U.P.)—May or John E. Kerrigan of Bos ton is going to whistle his troubles away. And his troubles right now are pigeons who have set up light housekeeping on the roof of city hall. The mayor said today he will use electrically operated super soprano whistles, inaudible to human ears but supposedly annoying to birds. Kerrigan concedes that the whistles may not drive all the pigeons from their ledges but he thinks there will be a noticeable exodus. He admits, too, ';that the pigeons may settle on some oth er buildings in the vicinity, but he’s determined that from now on "nobody will clutter up city hall except politicians.” BEN COHENBACK WITH MR. BYRNES WASHINGTON, July 5. —UPl—A routine governmental appointment today revived memories of the New Deal "brain trust.” The new Secretary of State, James F. Byrnes, announced the appointment of Benjamin V. Cohen of New York as a special assistant. Ben Cohen not only was one of the early "brain trusters,” but one of the few originals still in govern ment. You ’ remember the "brain trust?” Many of the members, in cluding Raymond Moley, Rexford Buy Tuawell and Adolf A. Berle, were college professors. Anti-ad ministration cartoonists Invariably drew them in cap and gown, plot ting the overthrow of the American system of free enterprise. Two "brain trusters” who ling ered longer than most were Ben Cohen and Thomas G. Corcoran, who had studied under Felix Frank furter at Harvard Law School. The Cohen-Corcoran team func tioned in the Department of Jus tice and hgd much to do with the early New Deal legislation regula ting public utilities, stocks and* bonds. "Tommy the Cork,” as.Presi dent Roosevelt referred to Corco ran, eventually retired from gov ernment to practice law. The quiet, studious Cohen, never as much in the spotlight as his partner, re mained. Cohen served as a special as sistant to four Attorneys General in a row between 1933 and 1941, then went to London as legal ad visor to United States Ambassador John G. Winant. He returned to Washington in 1942 to take an active role in the homefront side of the war effort alongside Byrnes. He was general counsel for Byrnes in the Office of Economic Stabilization, then in the office of War Mobilization and Reconversion. Cohen, now 50 years old, retired recently as general counsel to a War Mobilizer Fred Vinson, pre sumably to resume his relationship with Byrnes in the State Depart ment. He is expected to serve the new Secretary in a top-level legal role. Ten Home Front War Agencies Stripped Of Funds As Southern Congressmen Block FEPC Continuance WASHINGTON, July 5. —OP1—1Ten Home front war agencies were stripped of their 1946 fiscal year funds—including money to meet soon-due payrolls—in a House fight today over the Fair Employment Practices Committee. Blocked by Southerners in ef forts to obtain funds for FEPC, backers of that agen'.y decided to •'•force a showdown” by eliminat ing the money for the other ten agencies. They di<f this under par liamentary rules which permitted a single member to eliminate any item for whicn there had not been previous statutory authorization. The result was that the War Agencies Appropriation Bill was slashed from s- total of $752,000 000 to $134,000 OOP. The House then passed the measure by a voice vote and sent it to +he Senate. There was brief but angry de bate as all funds for the following agencies were removed: War Labor Board, $13,100,000; Office of Defense Transportation, $7,000,000; Office of Economic Sta bilization $196,250 Office of Scien tific Research and Development, $70,000,000; Office of Inter-Ameri can Affairs, $14,000,000; Office of Production Board, $35,00,000, War Shipping Adnr'r.istration, $437,000, 000; Ofice of Strategic Services, $20,000,000; Petroleum Admini stration for War, $3,968,200. Those agencies thus have no funds with which to operate during the 1948 fiscal year that started last Sunday. Although separate emergency legislation permits * them to incur obligations in antici pation of funds they hope to get eventually, it does not allow them to meet payrolls for work perform ed during the new fiscal year. Some of the payrolls will be due soon. The Senate undoubtedly will re store all or most of the eliminated money, thereby putting the meas ure back on the legislative merry go-round on which it has been whirling since June 1. Once before the House passed the bill, leaving in some money for every agency except FEPC. The Senate added $250,000 for the FEPC and touched off a contro versy with House foes of the FEPC, Set up by President Roosevelt to combat job discrimination becauSCi of race, creed or color. There are no indications that either side will give in soon in the fight that already has blocked a planned House adjournment slated to start next week. Left in the bill as the House passed it while delegations oi FEPC supporters sat in the galler ies and buttonholed members in the lobby bias were those fund: Office of Censorship, $13,000,000, Office of War Mobilization and Re conversion, $44,000,000; Selective Service System, $52,000,000 War Relocation Authority, $25,000,000. In addition it retained authority for the Smaller War Plants Corpora tion and the Office of Alien Pro perty Custodian to operate with finances already available.