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This edition includes many interesting articles discussing the war with Japan. One of the main focuses on the front page is an article called A Statement of Policy which discusses the United States decision to go to war with Japan. Another article called Japanese Invasion Spurs College Defense Planning discusses the steps both the students, and the college can and are taking to better prepare the campus community for war. This includes steps like the setting up of a rifle range, and urging students to get in good physical condition. A joint charity event by YM and YW was described in an article, with its funds used to buy Christmas gifts for all Wooster men in the Armed Forces. Another article discusses the potential decision to remove football from campus altogether, and its alternatives. Advertisements from local businesses are distributed throughout this newspaper.
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Defense Planning, Drafting, War with Japan, World War II, Japanese Invasion, Statement of Policy, Campus Camera, football, basketball, historical advertisements
College newspapers; College athletics; Advertisements; World War, 1939-1945; Draft
Editors, Wooster Voice, "The Wooster Voice (Wooster, OH), 1941-12-11" (1941). The Voice: 1941-1950. 27.