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STORIES WITH THE PERSONAL TOUCH: A Family Chronicle on Heroic Lines; A House in the Country; An Autobiography ..

... Benson, widow of the binker ind irt collector THE CIVIL DEFENCE ARTISTS PREPARE FOR ANOTHER EXHIBITION IN LONDON These well-known exhibitions hive now been extended to ill men engixed In iny form of Civil Defence for the first time, therefore, Home Guird ...

Published: Saturday 08 April 1944
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1775 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

FIVE NOVELISTS with a TALE to TELL

... a boy from a small New England town at the time of World War I, in which he served as an aviator. When he came back to the United States he was a news paper man, mostly doing rewrite work, with a chance to do an occasional lead if the reporter in question ...

Published: Saturday 12 February 1944
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1533 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

A DEEP LOVE FOR ENGLISH THINGS

... ), is a curious book. It is told in the form of fiction, but the author actually was a member of one of those adven turous units which took part in the lightning raids into Japanese-occupied territory in 1943. The perky hero of the narrative is not al ...

Published: Saturday 16 December 1944
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1896 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... THE LITERARY LOUNGER. By L. P. HARTLEY. THE scene of Mrs. Weston's novel is Amritpore, a small civil station in India, and the action of the story covers the years between 1889 and the first World War. The subject-- but Indigo has several subjects, ...

Published: Wednesday 17 May 1944
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1739 | Page: 20 | Tags: Review 

The LATEST SELECTION of NEW WORKS

... factory work, Miss Martindale went to the Treasury as Director of Women's Establishments, one of the highest posts in the Civil Service. Since her retirement from that appoint ment, she has lectured, written and I been a member of innumerable commissions ...

Published: Saturday 12 August 1944
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1728 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

CINEMA CAMEOS

... in a fantastic jumping contest, which he describes in a story called The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County. The Civil War breaks out the Mississippi is closed but laughter over the Jumping Frog is one thing the North and South have in common ...

Published: Wednesday 06 September 1944
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2187 | Page: 10, 11 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... servants of their work, against Easton and Brine and the specious Waring, exploiters of theirs, with the Fighting and against the Civil Service. Captain Stuart, investi gator of booby-traps, and Major Strang are heroes to Sammy one might even say he had the ...

Published: Wednesday 12 January 1944
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1743 | Page: 20 | Tags: Photographs  Review