National Geographic : 1943 Aug
A Navy Artist Paints the Aleutians 159 AP from Press Assn Amchitka's First Washing Machine-and They Can't Believe It! In this Aleutian morass, where every man does his own laundry, the shiny new import is welcome indeed. The five inspectors may be sailors or soldiers; their fatigue uniforms give no clue. U. S. Navy, "imelal "Welcome, Tojo, to the Aleutians!" Says the Navy's Receiving Line Greeting cards are issued from the 20-mm. gun. It is poked at the brow of a hill over which this Amchitka crew expects enemy flyers to attack working ships in the cove. Note the all-purpose knives.