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From volume 2, issue #3, dated Jul 4th, 1943
|Original caption:||This gentleman with the definitely non-military haircut is Albert Einstein, and he is in the news again. Reason: he's gone to work for the Navy. Not as a boot, though. The greatest mathematician alive will work along his own lines.|
|Yank Archive curator's comments:|
A "boot" is a recruit in training, i.e., in boot camp. Einstein apparently worked in the Ordnance Bureau.
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