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"Someone Who Knows Told Me..." (1943) [Short Story]
by Jack Finney Rating: Weighted - 6.2 / Average - 5.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (IBList user synopsis):

In his first published story, Finney relates three anecdotes of wartime pride that inadvertently led to the death of several soldiers.

First published in Cosmopolitan, December 1943.

Original title: "Someone Who Knows Told Me..."
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHistoricalWorld War IIGeneral


  • "Someone Who Knows Told Me..." was commissioned as a public service, inspired by the Office of War Information's (OWI) "Loose Lips Sink Ships" campaign.

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