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Exira HIGH POINT ENTERPRISE VOL. 57—NO. 344 MUMttftll ASSOCIATED PBKSS HIGH POINT, N. 'KSDAY AtTliRNOON, DUC. It. 1941 NEA SKKVIC'E PRICE FIVE <:KNTS Decla any re ADOLF HITLER RAILWAY EXPRESS DISPUTE SETTLED BY PAY INCREASE CHICAGO, Dec. II.— (/P>— Th wage dispute of 42,000 Raihvaj Express employees companies wa settled "yesterday when represen tatives of management and labo Hitler And Mussolini Make Decla rat ions At Same Time To Cheering Axis Throngs II Duce Promises Ms People That Axis Will Be Victorious; Hitler Says Providence Made Him Leader of Germans At This time BENITO MUSSOLINI FLY THE FLAG KANSAS CITY—Mayor John B. Gage called on patriotic citizens to display the stars and ;rlripe.s. The following ad appearec ; n classified columns of today's \a;isas City Times: "FFree (o the Public—I will install flagpole rope*, and help you raise your flag. LI By The Associated Press Germany and Italy simultaneously declared war on tjie United States today. To cheering throngs in Berlin and Rome, Adolf Hitler and Premier Mussolini made the fateful declarations at approximately 8 a. m., E.S.T. Premier Mussolini spoke from his favorite balcony post at the Palazzo in Rome, Fuehrer Hitler before the Berlin Reichstag. Both had been foreshadowed, a tions were joined in a military alliance pledged to achieve a common victory* "I want to tell you," he said, "that it • « * is an honor to fight together with the Japanese — with the courageous soldiers of the Far East ... "Italian men and women, once again I tell you in this great our: we shall be victorious." : 7 He held -that the Axis was not the instigator of the spread of the field of war. "Neither the Axis nor Japan wanted extension of the hostilities," he asserted. "Only one man wanted it ... This man, Mussolini declared, is a "democratic despot" who "has committed a series of provocations." Mussolini said this man "has, against the will of his people,

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  1. The High Point Enterprise,
  2. 10 Dec 1941, Wed,
  3. Page 17

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