It entered Oricon 's weekly Top 10 chart, with first-week sales of 22, a rarity for an indie-label group. Spies would likely abound among prostitutes, and VD weakened the fighting force and might spread through Japan after the war. Foxes do not fear ghosts, with whom they often have a rivalry. France was also set back by its failures in Mexico and defeat by the Germans. Creation and independent releases[ edit ] In July , Yasushi Akimoto held an audition for a new theater-based idol girl group. This included a captain and co-captain of each team, promotion of AKB48 trainees to regular membership with assignment to the four teams and the transfer of members between AKB48 and its sister groups. It may have been the difficulty of seeing a fox, or of keeping it in view for any period of time, which led to the notion that they undergo actual physical shift. Recruiting will contact applicants within 45 days if their qualifications meet our needs. So when men showed up in their villages offering good work in Japanese factories or front-line hospitals, along with a chance to learn and lead a better life, the more courageous girls signed on. We do not routinely answer questions about employment beyond the information on this Web site, and we do not routinely answer inquiries about the status of job applications. In rare cases, a kind of affection developed, either between a couple or among a group of soldiers and the women in a particular station. On March 26, member Rina Kawaei announced her graduation from the group in order to continue her acting career on her own,  stating that the previous incident and long period of rest brought her to reflect on her future without depending on the group.