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2. After that Sgt who had been at Anzio spoke to us. His talk was graphic enough. It seemed to hurt him badly to talk about it. Yet it gave him satisfaction to get across to these "ornery" civilians what the boys really went thru. Boy, do the civilians need it but not particularly our group which is fairly alert. Anyway most of the people were in teams. This went practically a whole morning. At lunch time, at the request of the staff I sent out 16 telegrams to Sen. Barkley on the filibuster which is being conducted by guess who? Bilbo that Bast. Well his his time his off on the FEPC Fair Employment Practices Committee which he refuses to allow to [conformie] because it gives too much freedom to "Niggers" and the things he