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THEY HAVE ANSWERED A MILLION QUERIES: What the Resettlement Advice Bureaux Have Already Achieved for ..

... due to Mr. Attlee. In fact, the Resettlement Advice Bureaux and the demobilisation kit were organised when the Conservative Party had a majority in the House of Commons. Last week the millionth query to the resettlement advice offices was put and answered ...

Published: Saturday 16 March 1946
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1743 | Page: 24 | Tags: Photographs 

THE FREEDOM OF THE AIR: The Second of Two Articles Dealing with Civil Aviation After the War

... organisation has expanded so much that it has become the United States World-wide Carrier Ser vice. According to General George, Commander General of the United States Air i ransport Command, the United States envisaged a breath-taking pro gramme for transporting ...

Published: Saturday 06 March 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1892 | Page: 28 | Tags: Photographs 

THE FREEDOM OF THE AIR: The First of Two Articles Dealing with Civil Aviation After the War

... Articles Dealing with Civil Aviation After the War By CHARLES GRAVES THE recent speech by Congress-woman Clare Booth Luce (of which the Air Ministry secured a 5,000- word verbatim report), has brought the problem of post-war civil aviation to a head. In ...

Published: Saturday 27 February 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1888 | Page: 28 | Tags: Photographs 

A BILLION MEALS FOR THE CHILDREN: Some of the More Solid Achievements of the United Nations

... the continuation at Lake Success of the adjourned regular session of the United Nations which failed to finish in Paris last December. To the man in the street the words United Nations generally conjures up images of Russian and American delegates shouting ...

The Bystander Bookshelf: Civil Commotion

... The Bystander Bookshelf Civil Commotion By V. S. Pritchett HERE are two books about the English Civil War, and which followed the war into two very different kinds of family life. Miss Phyllis Bentley's Yorkshire weavers in Take Courage (Gollancz; 9s ...

TRAVEL in the AIR AGE: The Progress of Research in Civil and Military Aviation

... These are vital days in the development of civil and military aviation. On both sides of the Atlantic immense strides are being made in the progress of design, and experi mentation is leading to the testing of many remarkable types. Of these the de Havilland ...

Published: Saturday 13 July 1946
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 840 | Page: 16, 17 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

GREAT DAYS AHEAD FOR CIVIL AVIATION: The Part that the British Overseas Airways Corporation is Playing To-day ..

... Command, and even Fighter Command, must be wondering what place there may be for them in post-war civil aviation. They will have read about the conferences on civil aviation, the latest of which has been taking place in Chicago. Many of them, of course, will ...

Published: Saturday 18 November 1944
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1647 | Page: 26 | Tags: Photographs 

STRIDES IN CIVIL AVIATION: The London Airport Receives Its First Passengers: The Miles Marathon Prototype Tests

... to the Ministry of Supply, be unusual passenger and freight capacity. The Marathon powered by pure jet or airscrew turbine units, and one has a maximum still-air range of 1,000 miles, and an of these machines will be the Miles Marathon (Brabazon economical ...

The SHADOW of CIVIL WAR in FRANCE PASSES: By Joining the Resistance Movement, the Maquis have Shown that the ..

... people became aware that some foreigners were counting on a French civil war, they said to one another Si e'est comme gu, bien non alors 3.11(1 (licit llllb ItJbCJIVC YLOl (O have a civil war which others anticipated gave am excellent spur to things that ...

Published: Saturday 02 September 1944
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1598 | Page: 10 | Tags: Photographs 

SHOWING THE WORLD THE GAS TURBINE: Some of the Key Exhibits in British Military and Civil Aircraft Which Will ..

... medium-sized civil transport conceived as the successor Mro THE VIKING The Viscount is powered by four Rolls-Royce Dart propeller turbine units and provision in the type is also made for fitting Napier Naiad or Armstrong-Siddeley Mamba power units. The standard ...

Published: Saturday 03 September 1949
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1116 | Page: 16, 17 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs