National Geographic : 1943 Mar
350 The National Geographic Magazine At Little Norway the Boys Welcome the News Papers are snatched out of the hands of newsboys by budding Norwegian airmen who eagerly follow war developments. Their families overseas stoutly urge them to fight hard and forget danger of Nazi reprisals. British Combine Norway's Tankers Bring Precious Oil to Britain Before the war, this country, with a population of less than three millions, had the fourth largest mer chant fleet in the world. At the first sign of German aggression against Norway her fleet, scattered over the seven seas, immediately joined the United Nations. Today nearly half the oil brought to England and the other war zones comes in Norwegian tankers.