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Tokyo (Japan)

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  • Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, Oct. 29, 1959

     
    Women of Japan Enjoy Their Liberty LADIES DAY IN TOKYO (Part Two) -- When General of the Army Douglas MacArthur returned, as he had somehow hurriedly promised to do, Japan got its first taste of democracy. In the manner of a triumphant but just warrior,...
  • Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, Nov. 2, 1959

     
    TV game show winner Charles Van Doren says everything was a fake. There's a Strange Girl in His Bath TOKYO -- You know what you've always heard about those Japanese public baths? Well, don't believe it. We Americans have an innate suspicion of any culture...
  • Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, Nov. 3, 1959

     
    Erwin “He Walked by Night” Walker is recaptured. Japan of Today Has Its Lost Generation TOKYO -- There are striking things you see when you look at a country 14 years after it lost the most devastating war in its history. You notice immediately that...
  • Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, Nov. 6, 1959

     
    Now Hear This and Then Smell This THOUGHTS ON THE LONG VOYAGE HOME: The things you remember most are the sounds and the smells of the Orient. The sound, in Japan, of women's voices, subdued but constant, like the chattering of a million delicate, well-...
  • ‘Akira’s’ Katsuhiro Otomo takes fiery turn in ‘Combustible’

     
    Katsuhiro Otomo, the director of the watershed Japanese animated feature “Akira,” will make a rare personal appearance at REDCAT in ......
  • Tokyo governor resigns to form new party, run for parliament

     
    Shintaro Ishihara, the strident governor of Tokyo who helped touch off a major dispute between China and Japan over some uninhabited islets near Taiwan, announced that he was quitting his post and forming a new political party....
  • Japan politicians play 'game of chicken' over financial cliff

     
    Locked in a political standoff over a crucial budget bill, Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda is under mounting pressure to hasten elections -- a step likely to push his party out of power. The bill, which would allow the Japanese government to borrow more...
  • Best of the Web

     
    Best of the Web is a round up of photography, video and multimedia from around the web....
  • Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, Dec. 7, 1959

     
    Is This Really Tokyo Rose? Her name is Iva Toguri d'Aquino, but you know her as Tokyo Rose. And that's why she hides. She's 43 now. She has a small business and a smaller circle of acquaintances. This is deliberate. This is her shield against the...
  • Texas a Gateway for Drugs From Mexico, Officials Say

     
    Walter W. Williams, 117, the last living Civil War veteran, is in critical condition. “Dear Jesus, I am writing to you instead of Santa because you are what Christmas is. I would like to say before we all forget happy birthday and thank you for the...
  • Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, Dec. 21, 1959

     
    Tokyo Rose Story Stirs Up Little Ire If you're a newspaperman, it's nice to stay in the good graces of your readers. But it's not essential. There's no hard-and-fast rule in journalism that the customer is always right. I, for example, have a little...