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The Passing Hour: Wartime Comments and Asides

... have died in the tunnel. It is rather ironical that volunteers from the International Brigade which fought in Spain in the Civil War should now be officially employed by the authori ties, teaching the British Army how to deal with tanks. It is not so long ...

Published: Wednesday 21 August 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2265 | Page: 6, 8, 9 | Tags: Photographs 

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 ...

THE WAY OF THE WAR: Britain Shows Her Paces

... Impressed T)y helping ourselves in so convincing -'-'a manner we are also making daily more sure that the strength of the United States will be increasingly engaged on our behalf as the war proceeds. Last week I mentioned the very favourable impression ...

Published: Wednesday 21 August 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2638 | Page: 4, 6, 36 | Tags: Illustrations  Photographs 

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 

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 

A Combustible Edwardian

... 6 d.) is its sequel. Agreeably removed from the conditions which lacerate us, though lacerated by their own plagues -and civil wars, the Indian nobles journey into banishment, consult gurus, listen to singing on moonlit terraces, occasionally draw swords ...

Published: Wednesday 14 August 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1756 | Page: 23, 31 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

GET ON WITH IT!: Air Commentary

... aeroplanes a month which have been promised to us by America. Let us keep in mind the dictum of one of the leaders of the United States Aircraft Industry, Mr. Knudsen, that America's output will not reach that figure until 1942. Other well-informed Americans ...

A WAR NEWSLETTER--No. 50

... ever set a born organiser, that of making the little countries of the Balkans see eve-to-eye, toe a given line, present a united national front, sink their differ ences, defer their just demands, or generally proceed with reasonable road discipline ...

Published: Saturday 17 August 1940
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2419 | Page: 4 | Tags: Photographs