Pioneer Republican Marengo, Iowa
f£B 1 8 1943
jlngleside, Junior Federated i
Sponsor WAAC Recruiting!
Ingleside club and Junior Federat-j ed club jointly have agreed to spon- ( sor the recruiting for the Women's I Army Auxiliary corps (WAAC). Mrs.
| Jessie ikargaret Hale from Junior i
! Federated and Mrs. Darlene Mercer from Ingleside have been named as a
j committee ,to take charge of this task. WAAC is a corps of women in mil-
i itary uniform and under military dis-
| cipiine, organized for non-combatant service with the army. It is the only j women's organization, state these two'
I committee members, exclusive of the
I army nurse corps, authorized to serve
| with the army.
President Roosevelt has authorized; the WAAC to recruit to the full strength of 150,000, six times its ori-ginal size. Recruits are accepted be-
j tween the ages of 21 and 44, inclu-
Those interested should contact Mrs. Mercer or Mrs. Hale for more detailed info
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