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THE FREEDOM OF THE AIR: The Second of Two Articles Dealing with Civil Aviation After the War

... organisation has expanded so much that it has become the United States World-wide Carrier Ser vice. According to General George, Commander General of the United States Air i ransport Command, the United States envisaged a breath-taking pro gramme for transporting ...

Published: Saturday 06 March 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1892 | Page: 28 | Tags: Photographs 

THE FREEDOM OF THE AIR: The First of Two Articles Dealing with Civil Aviation After the War

... Articles Dealing with Civil Aviation After the War By CHARLES GRAVES THE recent speech by Congress-woman Clare Booth Luce (of which the Air Ministry secured a 5,000- word verbatim report), has brought the problem of post-war civil aviation to a head. In ...

Published: Saturday 27 February 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1888 | Page: 28 | Tags: Photographs 

TAKING OVER THE OCCUPIED TERRITORIES: How the Civil Affairs Administrators are Being Trained Near London for ..

... government. The name A.M.G.O.T. has now been changed to Civil Affairs. A.M.G.O.T. stood for Allied Military Government of Occupied Territories. That is still the object in view, and the title Civil Affairs automatical!}' gives rise to a misconception of ...

Published: Saturday 04 September 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1503 | Page: 28 | Tags: Photographs 

THE CASE OF FRANCO'S SPAIN: Living Conditions for the Populace in a Country Where Things Have Gone from Bad to ..

... inevitable resettlement which the future holds, however much this desisting may rankle. But 1 shall not be surprised if the Allies shortly utilise their North African triumph to the extent of in sisting that all latent peril or handicap to the United Nations ...

Published: Saturday 29 May 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1853 | Page: 8 | Tags: Photographs 

A WAR NEWSLETTER--No. 210

... Russia so vital as now. On the collaboration of the Great Power of Europe, victorious Russia must hang or fall the whole resettle ment of Europe on a basis of security and peace and brotherhood. If Russia gains the impression that she alone defeated Nazi-ism ...

Published: Saturday 11 September 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2013 | Page: 4 | Tags: Photographs 

SITING AN INTERNATIONAL POLICE FORCE

... Pacific. When it was proposed that the United States should take them over, Mr. Roosevelt is said to have told Mr. Eden that he preferred this vital island group should be placed under the guardianship of the United Nations. Opportunity for kindred co-operation ...

Published: Saturday 17 April 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1664 | Page: 8 | Tags: Photographs 

A WAR NEWSLETTER--No. 222: American Statesmanship

... believer in Isolation, the speeches of Messrs. Hull and Willkie make abundantly clear. The United States are clearing their decks to play a leading part in world resettle ment on liberal lines and in the ideals of a true democracy and their almost fanatical ...

Published: Saturday 04 December 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1892 | Page: 4 | Tags: Photographs 

WAY OF THE WAR: Revelation

... Trades Union Congress's challenge to th Government on the Question of the affilia ion of Civil Servants' unions is disturbing. Under the Trades Disputes Act, Civil Servants are allowed to organise their union but they are strictly forbidden to affiliate ...

THE MAKING OF AN ARMY OFFICER: How the War Office Selection Boards Select the Men who are to Receive Army ..

... service and type of unit, military courses which he has taken, and type of contact with enemy, if any (a Commando corporal will put down Hand-to- hand, whereas a gunner might only be able to claim Ack-ack Any jobs he had in Civil Defence, the name of ...

Published: Saturday 19 June 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2035 | Page: 16 | Tags: Photographs 

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. ...

AFTER the CEASE FIRE: Less Danger and Glamour Perhaps, but More Work

... friendly Allied civil administration, but elsewhere it has been necessary to provide a complete civil Government. Military courts have been set up to deal with looting, sabotage, spying and acts directed against the troops. The ordinary local civil and criminal ...

Published: Saturday 05 June 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1005 | Page: 16 | Tags: Photographs 

The BADGE of the ROYAL SIGNALS is MERCURY

... truck, trying the sets and inspecting the batteries. The existence of the Beacii Signal Unit has been a well- kept secret for three years This truly combined unit cor sists partly of Royal Signals personnel and partly of naval communication ratings. They ...

Published: Saturday 30 October 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2144 | Page: 28 | Tags: Photographs