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REMINISCENCES OF THE PAST AND PRESENT

... PAST AND PRESENT -By Vernon Fane Mr. Clifford B ax Window-gazes A Diary of Modern Life A Refugee Seeks Sanctuary in Lourdes A Civil Servant's Experiences of Wartime Censorship FROM his broad and lofty window in Albany, Mr. Clifford Bax looked out upon Burlington ...

Published: Saturday 26 December 1942
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1666 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

THE LIFE OF A GOOD MAN

... Sarah is a Cadet Officer in the A.T.S. and Timothy is at school. There is the usual evacuee, women's institute, gardening. Civil De fence, and the rest of the wartime activities with which this type of book has made us familiar. It is also the type of ...

Published: Saturday 01 August 1942
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1500 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

OLD ST. PETERSBURG AND MODERN WASHINGTON

... unspecified method of attack, has defeated Great Britain. Stretching her assumption still fur ther, we have to believe that the United States have arrived at a peace with Japan, and have come to terms with the Nazis to pre vent a prolongation of human suffering ...

Published: Saturday 28 November 1942
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1521 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

PEOPLE, PLACES AND A POLITICIAN

... and can also use their gifts, not to enrich normal life, but to evade it. Christopher Ballantyne was a Wykehamist arid Civil Servant who had reached middle-age with very little experience other than that acquired in the domestic serenity of a life ...

Published: Saturday 05 September 1942
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1984 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

CINEMA CAMEOS

... he reached the factory and salvaged the machines. Finding a British Army lorry in charge of some Tommies who had lost their unit, he enlisted their help, and, with the Germans only a few hours behind, raced across the refugee-packed countryside to the ...

Published: Wednesday 22 April 1942
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2284 | Page: 8, 9 | Tags: Photographs  Review