Local History: Tunicans do their part to aid war effort
And then there were War Bonds and Stamps.
By Christmas of 1944, Tunica County residents were buying war bonds for the sixth war loan campaign. Bing Crosby was on the radio urging all patriotic Americans to “Buy, buy, buy a bond. Even if you can’t be a soldier in the ranks, you can be the guy who buys the guns, the ships, the planes, and tanks.”