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1942-07-09 - The Big Job Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Issue number 3 includes facts about ongoing building operations and the raw materials used in building the BMI plant. It also describes the various uses of magnesium in the war.
1942-07-02 - The Big Job Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Issue number 2 describes operations at the Gabbs Valley plant as well as the various raw materials used in building the BMI plant.
1944-11-17 - Basic Bombardier Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Volume 2, Number 34 is the last issue of Basic Bombardier. It includes several unnumbered pages of reminiscences and farewells from various BMI employees. A timeline details significant operations and…
1942-06-26 - The Big Job Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Issue number 1 includes copies of telegrams that emphasize the importance of magnesium production for World War II.
1944-11-03 - Basic Bombardier Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Volume 2, Number 33 begins with an announcement that the next issue of Basic Bombardier will be the last. It also covers C.J.P. Ball's recent visit to the plant and conveys his best wishes to BMI empl…
1944-10-20 - Basic Bombardier Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Volume 2, Number 32 includes articles regarding ongoing chlorine production and C.J.P. Ball's upcoming visit. Other articles describe activities involved in shutting down the plant and announce employ…
1944-10-06 - Basic Bombardier Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Volume 2, Number 31 announces job openings in California as well as an upcoming visit by C.J.P. Ball. Other articles describe activities involved in shutting down the plant and announce employee depar…
1944-10-13 - Basic Bombardier (Extra edition) Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Volume 2, Number 31A (Extra) includes a reprinted telegram from the War Production Board, ordering BMI to shut down two additional cell houses.
1944-09-22 - Basic Bombardier Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Volume 2, Number 30 includes articles about a golf tournament and Red Cross activities. Several photographs recount the March 1942 fire in the administration building.
1944-09-09 - Basic Bombardier Creator: Basic Magnesium, Inc. Description: Volume 2, Number 29 begins with articles regarding orders for BMI to shut down magnesium production; employment concerns are addressed. Subsequent articles focus on softball, an employee poll, post-wa…