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TERRIFIC SLAUGHTER IF ENEMY TRY TO LAND HERE Secret Weapon Guards Beaches

... reinforce- French marines, in blue with red ments coming from the U.S.A. and oaiuraay, pompoms on their caps, and men Canada. HE United States is of ~t Foreign Legion-in khaki Our Spitfires, Hurricanes and I uniforms, blue sashes and white Defiants are supreme ...

Published: Sunday 25 August 1940
Newspaper: The People
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 970 | Page: 1 | 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 

PICTURES IN THE FIRE

... manifest by a notice which has been put up in a somewhat well-known Service club calling upon its over age members to form a unit of musket eers for home service. It says that it is desirable that anyone intending to join should have a knowledge of firearms ...

Published: Wednesday 14 August 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1062 | Page: 22 | Tags: Photographs 

THEY DON’T

... gallantry at Dunkirk, three Fleetwood deep-sea fishermen were informed letter today that they had been awarded the medal of the Civil Division of the Order of the British Empire. They are: John Jones (twenty-three), deckhand, of Warrenhurst-rd.; Harry Gawne ...

Published: Sunday 25 August 1940
Newspaper: The People
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 127 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

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

THE DAILY MIRROR FRENCH COLONY IS THREATENED

... THE DAILY MIRROR FRENCH COLONY IS THREATENED ITALY will Invade French Somaliland. This is indicated by the attack on civil and military authorities made by Signor Gayda. Accusing them of aiding Britain, even after the Armistice, by supplying large quantities ...

Published: Monday 19 August 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 274 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Ko, 11,458 ♦ ONE PENNY It leistered at the G.P.O. as a Newspaper. Hungary Bombs Rumania between Hungary and -*

... Newspaper. Hungary Bombs Rumania between Hungary and -* Rumania reached fever heat yesterday when Hungarian plane bombed Rumanian civil airport and was shot down. Other Hungarian planes flew far into Rumania and dropped leaflets. Rumania last night protested ...

Published: Thursday 29 August 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 317 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

MAJOR HELD IN TOWER

... service by pretending he was suffering from defective vision in the right eye. 2. That when on active service he committed civil offence in London on June 17 assaulting Air Commodore Boyle, and 3. That he was guilty of conduct prejudicial to good order ...

Published: Monday 12 August 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 380 | Page: 2 | 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