National Geographic : 1942 Oct
Wartime in the Pacific Northwest 427 Time and Again Soldiers Stopped and Searched The Geographic's Car This had to be. In war, no exceptions to sentry's orders. Here, for example, a bridge is guarded. Any saboteur, if unchecked, might drive out and damage the structure. "If We Grab His Gun, No Enemy Can Take Pot Shots at Us" So says Washington's Chief of State Patrol, James Pryde. All Japanese and other aliens must surrender firearms, ammunition, radios, cameras, binoculars, etc., for war's duration. Seized items are in a vault at the Capitol, Olympia (Plate XIII).