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Billie Silvey
1940
Hitler Occupies Paris

British Evacuated from Dunkirk
1941
Pearl Harbor Attack Draws
U.S. into War

Penicillin Aids Survival
Headlines of the 40s
1942
Automobile Production Ceases

War Spreads to Africa--El Alamein
U. S. Recaptures Pacific Islands

Food Rationing Instituted
1943
1944
Allies Land at Normandy

Computers Developed
1945
Roosevelt Dies

Atomic Bomb Dropped on
Hiroshima
1946
War Crimes Prosecuted at
Nuremberg
1947
Marshall Plan Rebuilds
Europe

Cold War Begins

Commercial Television
Available to the Public

House Un-American
Activities Committee Begins
Hearings
1948
Ghandi Assassinated
1949
NATO Established
A 40s Romance
Right and Wrong