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Cassandra

... accused him of trying to drag the United States into the European war. Whether the charge is true or not, it is a most damaging indictment to our cause to suggest that are deliberately sending warmongers to the United States. ’Way back in January, 1920 ...

Published: Tuesday 03 September 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 556 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Uncle Sam Girds his Loins: An insight into the Armament Problems that beset the U.S.A

... Flagship of the United States Navy. The U.S.S. Pennsylvania. The Americans are now increasing the Navy personnel by 39,630 and in 1947 will have twenty- five battleships against the present fifteen Speeding up armament equipment to make the United States ag ...

NORTHWOOD

... occurred in last week's account of the Council meeting. The account as printed is largely a transcript of the report of the Civil Defence Committee, except that at the beginning of column two there appears the following inaccurate statement :— lt was also ...

Published: Friday 06 September 1940
Newspaper: Uxbridge & W. Drayton Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1054 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

FURNISHING SERVICE

... The morale of the people of the borough was excellent. He also paid a tribute to the civil defence workers in all branches. Coun. J. F. Lane, J.P. (chairman of the Civil Defence Committee) explained the position regarding the provision of shelters. Air ...

Published: Friday 06 September 1940
Newspaper: Norwood News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1794 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

THE COMPANIES ACT. 1929

... with embezzling S 3. High-road, Hast Finchley, sums totalling 22a. sd. received on behalf of hia employers. United Dairies. Sir. Ricketts, for United Dairies, said accused entered the service of the Company April 8 and hia wages averaged £4 Is. a week. The ...

Published: Friday 06 September 1940
Newspaper: Hendon & Finchley Times
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 872 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

These Veterans Don’t Lack Vim

... prove them incapable of making better officers than civilians who have had good schooling or now hold cushy administrative civil' jobs. The time is ripe for some of the younger veterans to claim recognition of their rights. Give the officerships to us ...

Published: Sunday 01 September 1940
Newspaper: The People
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1358 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

The Passing Hour: Wartime Comments and Asides

... that the last week's production of aircraft in Britain was a record was highly encouraging. I was talking the other day to a Civil Servant who had just been moved from an old-established office to the Ministry of Aircraft Production. You would hardly believe ...

Published: Wednesday 04 September 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2028 | Page: 4, 6 | Tags: Photographs 

“Dud” Officers In The Women’s Army Girls Leaving A.T.S. In Droves BY OUR MILITARY CORRESPONDENT Dbemand for a ..

... Lothian, the | al h o in e quane SOME TIME BEFOI sh Ambassador, that ne are unsuitable. Women are' ~rijp FVFNT THE Id leave the United States. having less meat] |i* t he “can’t understand the; than me n. but more milk and fruit, lotion.” states the “New York) ...

Published: Sunday 01 September 1940
Newspaper: The People
County: London, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 466 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

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... damage is said to have been calmed. f'tiriosity which drives people to investigate in such numbers as to get in the way of civil defenders, fire fighters and ambulance services is out of place in these times. Is it not the Netter part to regard an air ...

Published: Friday 06 September 1940
Newspaper: West London Observer
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 752 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

QUALITIES FOR A NEWSAGENT

... home news, however, and it was not until 1642 that the first real newspapers came into being. These flourished greatly in the Civil War, being fiercely partisan in their support of the Cavalier or the Puritan side. Evening newspapers came into existence in ...

Published: Friday 06 September 1940
Newspaper: Uxbridge & W. Drayton Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 955 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

HAYES

... service is being held at St. Mary's Church at 3.30 on Sunday. The Chairman. members of the Council. and representatives of the Civil Defence services are attending. The service is being, held in connection with the National Day of Prayer. I Mr. Samuel Arthur ...

Published: Friday 06 September 1940
Newspaper: Uxbridge & W. Drayton Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1114 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

an was hur

... Thrrc airmrn balrd any styn nj tears, upon it all ns an a One I* y MAN who was removed from his A.R.P. duties by Edmonton, N., Civil Defence Gordon Smith, of Now vrral machines crashed. But some of the bomh ained pi port ...

Published: Monday 02 September 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2784 | Page: 6 | Tags: none