THE NEW YEAR

... greeted with resolution and unanimity . Early yesterday morning the French Chamber and Senate unanimously adopted the whole Civil Budget for 1940 , thus demonstrating , as M . Reynaud said , France ' s resolution to pursue the war to its very end . There ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1940
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1069 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

What is Your Ultimate Objective?

... some of the dead-lead in both the major and minor Civil Service beaucracy and appoint ing (forgive the expression) some live-wires from outside we Americans at the same time are rapidly creating a Civil Service. It's a fascinating thing to watch and to ...

Peace From Heaven

... through the uncanny hush following the monstrous blast. He saw the colonel and Delahaye pick themselves up, the telephonists re-settle themselves. No one was hurt. Boom I The next had fallen, very far away. He began to count the seconds to the next, in what ...

NEWS OF LAST YEAR

... with Turkey: mutual aid lu the Mediterranean. 23—Anglo-U.S. Barter: agreement signed London. JULY 2—The King reviews civil defence units: 20.000 parade in Hyde Park. 15—The first 30.000 militiamen report at week-end. 25—240 R.AJF. bombers over France. —Two ...

Federal Union

... articles and correspondence on Federal Union will be interested to know that this idea is under critical discussion in the United States as a possible road to lasting peace. It might be thought that there, anywhere, on the other side of 3,000 miles of ...

MONTH BY MONTH IN LINE BY LINE

... MONTH BY MONTH IN LINE BY LINE JANUARY I ~^ e^Ye^. l nours: Mr R T - Stoddard S U- Mr E. A. Young 0.8.E (Civil). Mrs E. H. Badock 0.8. E. (Civil Burst water main causes floods Bed minster. Park. Redland. Death of H Trot St. John Ambulance officer 4—Announced ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1940
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1511 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

STOCK EXCHANGE REVIEW FOR 1939

... cent- Jading to considerable financial indigestion stion and a virtual drying-up of new offe'-s. UNIT TRUSTS interesting episode in the history of the unit trust movement occurred this Period. The manager of a group absconded £40.000 of the trust's funds ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1940
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 2565 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

BORING OPERATIONS AT FILLONGLEY

... borehole at the COVENTRY AND DISTRICT Mr. J. H. Norman, R. 0.1., is an exhibitor by special invitation at the Royal Academy United Societies’ show at Burlington House, in aid of the Lord Mayor’s Red Cross Fund. During this week special selections of books ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1940
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 940 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

THE EDITOR'S LETTER BAG Civilian War Efforts In The New Year MAY 1 appeal to all citizens of this great

... shall have all our loved ones back at home with us again. So, my fellow citizens of this historic city and county, let us all unite in this coming year and give all possible help to bring this unwanted war to a speedy and victorious conclusion. JHP. TAGWU ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1940
Newspaper: Nottingham Evening Post
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 999 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

NEW YEAR MESSAGES OF HOPE

... made Mr. John Curtin, leader the Australian Labour Party. Can Germany not say that, having regard for the larger claims civilization, the time has come to withdraw ;te armed forces from Poland? he asked. Cannot Russia do the same thing in Poland and ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1940
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1627 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

SOME MEMORIES. TOO, OF OTHER THINGS

... chairman. May and June were crowded months lor local news. 'lhe cics:nE the Warren Cement Wonts after 91 years. Hartlepools United's re-election worries, civic receptions lor the new Bishcp of Durham. ARP demonstrations, a big drop In local unemployed. ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1940
Newspaper: Hartlepool Northern Daily Mail
County: Durham, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1604 | Page: 2 | Tags: none