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Women in Uniform: No. 12. The Civil Air Guard

... the flying helmet and goggles 12s., the neat, smart forage cap, 3s. On the lej arm is ivorn the blue ensign, denoting a civil unit, over the left brea.t pocket appear the much-prized icings when a member has her A licen Autogyros come into the C.A ...

Published: Wednesday 06 September 1939
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 676 | Page: 32, 33 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

Behind he Scenes of UNRRA: United Nations Rcflicf; and Rehabilitation Administration at Work

... Behind he Scenes of UNRRA United Nations Rcflicf and Rehabilitation Administration at Work i THE UNITED NATIONS RELIEF AND REHABILI TATION ADMINISTRATION, commonly known as UNRRA, came into being nearly a year ago, at the Atlantic City, N.J., Meeting ...

Published: Wednesday 11 October 1944
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 725 | Page: 18, 19 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

United Effort

... United Effort j MR. W. J. JORDAN, New J Zealand High Com missioner, who has been going the rounds of the New Zealand Forces serving in England, paid a visit to the J forestry battalion which is stationed somewhere in the South and watched them J at work ...

FIGHTING UNITS: No. 17

... FIGHTING UNITS No. 17 R.A.F. DOCTOR-MEN SOMEWHERE IN ENGLAND BY MEL To get into the R.A.F. you have to be a good deal more than fighting fit, and once you are in they take pretty good care to keep you so, even under the rigorous conditions active service ...

Published: Wednesday 31 January 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 179 | Page: 17 | Tags: Cartoons  Graphic 

A ROYAL PARTY at the PALACE: And Pictures from the United States, Spain and Japan

... A ROYAL PARTY at the PALACE And Pictures from the United States Spain and Japan On left The King and Queen have just given a historic party at Bucking ham Palace, not the slightest detail of which was allowed to be revealed beforehand as a safeguard against ...

Published: Saturday 26 July 1941
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 453 | Page: 29 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

The GROWING MIGHT of the U.S. at SEA: The Wonderful Expansion of the American Fleet During the Past Few Months ..

... Pictures of Launchings and Commissionings in the United States J^uring the past few months (but especially during the past few weeks) an astonishing number of pictures have reached this office from the United States showing the launching or commissioning ...

Published: Saturday 20 December 1941
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1426 | Page: 27, 28, 29 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

The LATEST from the UNITED STATES: The Huge Boeing Super-Clipper, and the P.38 Single-Seat Fighter: With ..

... SUPER-CLIPPER, OF WHICH BRITAIN HAS NOW BOUGHT THREE FROM THE UNITED STATES- .DrawiM k' Six of these huge aircraft were being built by the Boeing Company of Seattle for Pan-American Airways, for civil aviation purposes Britain has purchased three of them. Captain ...

The GERMANS are Forced Out of CZECHO-SLOVAKIA: And Other Recent Photographs from Germany

... Americans have been instructed to conduct them to the Russian Military Zone, where Red Army men will take over and see them resettled in their former villages. Start ing from the Czech town of Strakonice, the Silesians are travelling in vehicles of every ...

Published: Saturday 01 September 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 784 | Page: 6, 7 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

NEWS PICTURES FROM ABROAD: Showing Phases of the War Effort in Many Different Parts of the World

... 000 voluntary workers in the United Kingdom. Here, a soldier in Brussels is giving the address of his home to Mrs. E. M. Robertson, one of the first contingent of S.S.A.F.A. workers to go to North-Western Europe THE CIVIL GOVERNMENT OF BELGIUM GET BUSY ...

Published: Saturday 17 February 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1350 | Page: 24, 25 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

The Army's Agricultur... cheme

... being raised in considerable numbers, again with the object of feeding small units, who, meantime, are preparing plots for their reception. It must be emphasised that the unit whose activities have been presented in this article is only one of many thousands ...

Social Register

... that play helped with the fun fair Lord Cross is up at Cambridge and has joined the University unit of voluntary dispatch riders who will assist in regional civil defence by maintaining communications in case of an emergency. Here he was receiving instructions ...

Published: Wednesday 13 December 1939
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 657 | Page: 32, 33 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs