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CINEMA CAMEOS. By C. A. LEJEUNE

... sets about organising his resources. Civil construction engineers dig pits and slit trenches Air-raid drills are made com- pulsory. A special J apanes envoy, on his way to Washing ton, is welcomed with a sceptics civility. But the defence plans continue. ...

MOTLEY NOTES: My Song Goes Round the World

... part of the Empire, including New Zealand and Australia, the Far East, India, the Middle East, Africa and Canada, and to the United States and South America. It was heard by the First Army in Tunisia and the Eighth Army on the Mareth Line. It was translated ...

Published: Wednesday 07 April 1943
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2571 | Page: 2, 3, 4 | Tags: Illustrations 

MOTLEY NOTES: Once Upon a Time

... housewives may be ready to sacrifice themselves for the entertainment of the Surveyors and for the support of the large staff of Civil Servants who will doubtless be employed in tabu lating, filing, col lating, pigeon-holing, and ultimately pulp ing, the results ...

Published: Wednesday 02 June 1943
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2522 | Page: 2, 3, 4 | Tags: Illustrations 

WE TAKE OFF OUR HAT TO--

... ary Under-Secretary to the Minister, is shown taking lessons in holding a baseball bat from Miss Helen Garnett, permanent Civil Servant in the Shipping Relations Division and one of England's few women players. She spends a good deal of her spare time ...

Published: Wednesday 22 September 1943
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 636 | Page: 18 | Tags: Photographs 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... Cranston does not attempt elaborate portraits. He deals with simple types, some- L times with men who have been misfits in civil life but who find that the Navy brings out the best in them. They are, as a rule, good-tempered, good-natured and affection ...

Published: Wednesday 28 July 1943
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1814 | Page: 22 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

MOTLEY NOTES: That Tired Feeling

... was that they were cultural or phans. They had no knowledge of their own country. They knew something about the Spanish Civil War, and in an extraordinary way about Russia. But about England and the war, and their own kith and kin, the}' were blank ...

Published: Wednesday 19 May 1943
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2526 | Page: 2, 3, 4 | Tags: Illustrations