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Selected chaff : the wartime columns of Al Mcintosh, 1941-1945

Author: Al McIntosh
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Zenith Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rock County, Minnesota, was just one of thousands of communities across the nation seeing World War II from a great distance and feeling it firsthand. Day after day the Rock County Star-Herald featured harrowing headlines about the action and the poignant smiling faces of local boys missing or killed overseas. Through the best and worst of those days Al McIntosh, the paper's editor, wrote a weekly column, "More or  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Biography
History
Military history
Biography Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McIntosh, Al.
Selected chaff.
St. Paul, MN : Zenith Press, 2007
(OCoLC)795667596
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Al McIntosh
ISBN: 9780760333556 0760333556 9780760333037 0760333033
OCLC Number: 137244627
Notes: "From the archives of the Rock county star herald, Luverne, Minnesota"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: 272 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: December 1941 --
1942 --
1943 --
1944 --
1945 --
Al McIntosh's obituary.
Responsibility: by Al McIntosh.
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Rock County, Minnesota, was just one of thousands of communities across the nation seeing World War II from a great distance and feeling it firsthand. Day after day the Rock County Star-Herald featured harrowing headlines about the action and the poignant smiling faces of local boys missing or killed overseas. Through the best and worst of those days Al McIntosh, the paper's editor, wrote a weekly column, "More or Less Personal Chaff, " that his readers and neighbors came to depend on for comfort, direction, information, and insight--Publisher.

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