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September 26, 2009 | 12:00 pm

Sept. 26, 1944, Cover

California gets 16,000 Nazi POWs as farm workers.

Sept. 26, 1944, Movies

Spencer Tracy in "The Seventh Cross."
Funeral services are planned for Harry Chandler, who died Sept. 23, 1944, at the age of 80. "Until a few days before his death he had been in his office in the Times Building, where for nearly 60 years he had served the newspaper faithfully and brilliantly, first as circulation manager; then as business manager; from 1917 to 1941 as president and general manager; and from 1941 until his death as chairman of the board of directors."