Minami Taiheiyô Shûhô dai 25 gô [South Pacific Weekly no 25].

Accession Number RC04946
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J155
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 18.3 x 12 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 7 January 1944
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copyright expired. Copying permitted subject to physical condition. Permission for reproduction not required.

A propaganda newspaper produced by the Far Eastern Liaison Office (FELO) during the Second World War. This item is written in Japanese and was distributed to Japan-Formosa and Melanesia. An English translation of the text is attached. This issue is dated 15 December 1943 and covers events such as the death of Tokuda Shûsei, the lower rice harvest and disgruntled farmers, the shortage of petrol, Transport Minister's speech on shipping and the war situation in the Pacific. It also reports the conference of the Allied leaders in Cairo and the Allied attacks on German positions in Europe.