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Vol. I, No. 51
March 27, 1943
An advisory school board,.
-whose function will be to
formulate the general edu
cational policies in the
center, has been appointed
by Project Director James
G. Lindley.
Members are Dr. George
Nagamoto, Mrs. Hama Yama-
saki, Dr. Takashi Terami,
Mas a Nakano, and Mrs. Alyce
Social Security
A total of 1,C40 was
collected for the Red Cross
War fund in this center,
according to final reports
announced by John 0. Moore,
public welfaro counselor,
yesterday. Of this total,
the evacuees contributed
11,289.83, and the adminis
trative personnel,550.17.
The largest sum turned
in by a block was $62.13,
by Elock 10H. Second was
8K, with 61.35, while 11F
contributed 56. 72.
Block 8E reports the
lorgost number of mombors--52;
8K had 50, and 11F, 48.
Each member donated 1 or
more. Block 6G was first
in the number of contribu
tors, with 98; 11H had 78,
and 12K, 77.
Contributors numbered
1,837, in addition to those
who turned in lump sums.
Eight hundred sixty resi
dents donated more than 1
each, and 977 turned in
smaller amounts.
May. Be Had W $m CW1j m
Through the cooperation
of the Pueblb office of the
United States Bureau of
Social Security, it is now
possible for indefinite -leave
applicants' to secure
social security account
numbers before leaving the
center, according to Leave
Officer Willis Hanson.
Residents nay apply at hi3
offioe at any time.
It is suggested that ev
ery evacuee who contemplates
securing employment in an
industry covered by social
security benefits should
make advance amplication
for his aocount number, as
he cannot begin work on
such a job without his
Said Hanson, "In secur-
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"Almost ten thousand,"
an estimated 40 per cent
of all eligible males of
Japanese ancostry in the
Hawaiian Islands, have. vol
unteero'd, for the Army's
new Japanese -American com
.bat team, the War depart
ment announced.
Selective Service boards
on the is'lands have boon
swamped'with applicants who
ing on aocouxit number at
the relocation center, the
evacuee who is going into
a new job will 'save him
self considerable inconvenience."
In a simple ceremony
performed at Salt Lake "City
Thursday, Tazi Sasaki be
came the bride of Robort
Hirano. Only their-parents
and closest friends knew
about their plans when "they
left the center lost week.-
The bride, formerly of
Lo3 Angeles, is the daugh
ter ol .Mr. and Iars Shuichi
Sase':i, CF-3C. She attend
ed be John H. Francis
Poiycoaanic high school,
grcc"iU"tjE rV-jha life mem
be: t'hip :".n the California
Sohciur3hip federation.
Hirano is also formerly
of L03 Angeles and the. son
of Mrs. Kyo Hirano, of
BoulderColo. He is a re
cent graduate of UCLA.
Hirano was the editor
of -the PIONEER until he
volunteered for the Amy.
Mrs. Hirano is also a mem
ber of. the PIONEER staff.
Their romance began last
summer after, meeting for
the first time at the Santa
Anita assembly center.
The .newly weds plan to
return to the center nest
have been waiting ever
sinco Pearl Harbor for a
chance to show their loyal
ty to the United States,
the OWI reported.
Start Thursday
Starting April 3, new
applications for storage
and transportation of evac
uee personal property will,
be accepted at the project
property office in t he
Property and Supply buil
ding, according to Proper
ty Officer Ralph Mitchell.
Evacuees who have al
ready submitted applications
need not do so again, as
only one shipment can be
allowed each family. All
records of former applica
tions have been moved to
Mitchell's office in the
Property and Supply buil
ding. Hereafter, applications
are to bo limited to arti
cles of 'property aotually
needed by evacuees in their
barracks as it will be im
possible to store property
received under the now ap
plications. In this con
nection, the government
will provide free storage
in warehouses in California
for the property not needed
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Granada pioneer (Amache, Colo.), March 27, 1943
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Place of Publication
Amache, Colo.
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Amache, Colo., March 27, 1943
Subject Headings
-  Japanese newspapers--Colorado--Amache
-  Japanese Americans--Colorado--Newspapers
-  Granada (Colo.)--Newspapers
-  Amache (Colo.)--Newspapers
-  Prowers County (Colo.)--Newspapers
-  Japanese newspapers
-  Japanese Americans
-  Colorado
-  Colorado--Amache
-  Colorado--Granada
-  Colorado--Prowers County
-  United States--Colorado--Prowers--Amache
-  Semiweekly, Mar. 3, 1943-Sept. 15, 1945
-  Vol. 1, no. 1 (Oct. 28, 1942)-v. 3, no. 91 (Sept. 15, 1945).
-  Collected in Japanese camp papers.
-  Has supplements.
-  Available on microfilm from the Colorado Historical Society and the Library of Congress, Photoduplication Service.
-  Also available in digital format on the Library of Congress website.
-  In English and Japanese.
-  Published at the Granada Relocation Center established by the War Relocation Authority.
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