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CHELSEA GOSSIP

... or night. Now all the Town Hall staff is on civil defence duty some time. Civil defence workers alone are available for duty all day and night. The distribution requires a supervisor, and the post of civil defence sub-controller on duty is permanently ...

Form lb: Doreen Hughes. Bonald Abbott

... Police Court on Monday. Bichard Ernest Grand well (39), of 14, Boyne-avenue. Hendon, was accused embattling from his employers. United Dairies. Ltd.. End. Hendon. Mr. W. J. Ricketts, prosecuting, said examination showed that 27 sums received defendant for the ...

Published: Friday 02 August 1940
Newspaper: Hendon & Finchley Times
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 3751 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

M.P.s tell Kingsley wood he India’s Te Banks Trying hasjwissed the bus A i di „ To Hostility Grows To

... Inquirers about cheap cigarettes,'and lhc United States Government * For the Watch Committee refused which there are shortages. say that they thought It was tobacco and postage for the troops to recognise :.-.e The Civil Defence and other| wrong that they should ...

Published: Wednesday 07 August 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 2821 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

Aug. 3, 1940 who is the son of Dr. Alington, Dean of Durham and formerly Headmaster of Eton, has lived

... If England goes in,’ it says, so shall we. Maybe not America —the United States but as individuals, English people. It’s the same cause we fought for in the Revolution and the Civil War: States’ Rights, the liberty of the individual, the democratic ...

Published: Saturday 03 August 1940
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 549 | Page: 23 | Tags: none

THE WAY OF THE WAR: A Momentous Month

... ambulance unit to East Africa. She is an assistant company leader in the Mechanized Transport Corps. Mr. S. F. Waterson, the High Commissioner for the Union of South Africa in London, is seen chatting to Miss Juta, when he inspected the unit prior to its ...

MOTORISTS, PLEASE NOTE

... was no news at present con lefence services, regarding the possibility of making :o use old United States destroyers avail- jee able for Britain. police and civil however, are authorised headlamps during raids. ...

Published: Wednesday 07 August 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 160 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

SALUTE to ENG LAND!

... furtherance of Gandhi's civil disobedience campaign. Ten years later, when England was at war, the Pandit's son, Jawaharlal Nehru, known by some as a red-hot, left-wing extremist, arose and asked the Indian Congress not to evoke the civil disobedience campaign ...

Published: Thursday 01 August 1940
Newspaper: Britannia and Eve
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2254 | Page: 12, 13, 54, 56 | Tags: Photographs 

By CHARLES E. BYLES

... obligation. So the vast weight of the United States could not be used, although he saw the need for using it, not merely for the sake of Britain or France, but in the sheer, uncomplicated self-interest of the United States, which he knew then to be potential ...

Published: Saturday 03 August 1940
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 824 | Page: 23 | Tags: none

AMERICA ADVANCES IN SELF-DEFENCE

... few months ago the United States Navy showed their army what an enemy might do to naval bases with aircraft carriers. Visions of a blitzkrieg on the canal zone have since then fired the imaginations of the defence chiefs. The United States Navy have just ...

Published: Wednesday 07 August 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1295 | Page: 8 | Tags: Photographs 

WAGES UP BY £280,000,000

... BEVIN’S MINISTRY OF LABOUR. BUT THAT IS NOT THE FULL STORY . . . In addition, wage increases have been granted to workers in the civil service, municipal employment, agriculture and other occupations which do not figure in the Ministry returns. 300 U.S. PLANES ...

Published: Sunday 04 August 1940
Newspaper: The People
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 240 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

U.S. BOMBERS TO FLY HERE

... further into that jq Bukovina. A purge Jews from the Rumanian Civil Service was announced in communique from the Ministry of the Interior in Bukarest yesterday. —Reuter. Associated Press. British United Press. I>RESIDENT Roosevelt yesterday issued a ban on the ...

Published: Thursday 01 August 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 338 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BY MAURtCE WEBB M.P.s URGING OPERATION ON OUR SIAMESE-TWINS MINISTRY

... for the whole range ice an. M P Civil arffiir. can run big Departn time succesj State at the same Not even Sir John ability and Integrity no on * * * J''HE biggest peace time Army manoeuvres have, begun in the United States. Ml* S have derided that |>l ...

Published: Tuesday 06 August 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 311 | Page: 5 | Tags: none