Says Sir Alexander Korda

... insignificant as they May seem, can cost time and' money and nervous wear and tear—l have never known a more cheerful production unit than Perfect Strangers. And I shall never forge' the first news of D-Day. P young wardrobe girl was the only person in the ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Good Morning
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 492 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

LIKE PEAS OFF ELEPHANT

... Bastogne during the past 72 hours have been bounced off like peas shot at an elephant's back, says John M'Dermott, British United Press war eorrespo,,dent. One such attack was broken up by our aircraft, which swooped in to destroy 40 enemy vehicles. A ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Belfast Telegraph
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 851 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

GAELIC FOOTBALL

... lit& GIRL GUIDES' RUT ON FIRE. Units of the N.F.S. were called to a fire in Brookvale Street, Belfast, on Sunday night. A wooden recreation hut used by Girl Guides was partly destroyed, and a small room occupied by the Civil Defence Services was completely ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Belfast Telegraph
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 74 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

FIRE SERVICE CHIEF

... London and Home Counties. William Percival Hildred, C. 8.. 0.8. E.. Director-General of Civil Aviation, Air Ministry. Mark Hodgson. 0.8. E., J.P.. general secretary, United Society of Boilermakers and Iron and Steel Shipbuilders. Joseph Stanley Holmes, M.P ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Newcastle Journal
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 288 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

BARBOURS L' SHIELDS NEW YEAR HONOURS

... Forces, and two daughters. JARROW M.P. A P.C. Col. Robert Chapman, C.M.G., D. 5.0., D.L.. C.B. (Civil Division), of South Shields, becomes a C.B.E. (Civil). Miss Ellen Wilkinson. M.P. for Jarrow, and Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Home Security ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 500 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

BARONETS

... on Water and Director of Water Surveys, Ministry of Health. P Mildred. Director-General of Civil Aviation. Air Ministry. Mark Hodgson, general secretary. United Society of Boilermakers and Iron and Steel Shipbuilders. J. S. Holmes. M.P for Harwich; for ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 300 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

POLAND

... and is recognised by all the Allies except Russia, is certain to lead to new worries and anxieties to all executives in the United Nations. This is the sort of thing the Nazi hierarchy has been hoping for, and, so far as possible, been planning for a long ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Hull Daily Mail
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 375 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Baronets

... Surveys, Ministry of Health. William Percival Hildred, C. 8., 0.8. E., Director-General of Civil Aviation, Air Ministry. Mark Hodgson, 0.8. E.. general secretary, United Society of Boilermakers and Iron and Steel Shipbuilders. Joseph Stanley Holmes, M.P. for ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Liverpool Daily Post
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 593 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

R.A.F. Fire-Fighters Beat Professionals

... Professionals A team from an R.A.F. Transport Command unit in Bristol area recently defeated the Royal Navy, the Army, and'another R.A.F. team in the 1944 Industrial Fire Brigade, Fire Guard and Civil Defence competitions. The Transport Command team took ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 64 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

TO BRISTOL AND WEST

... pride and selfishness and all that divides men, and the acceptance of love and service and all that unites. Would that in this decisive year we might unite in all that really matters, and rejoice in our endless variety in things of secondary importance ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 925 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Onlooker’s Diary

... correspondents: “It is hard to see where the Germans have any defensive position at all Western Europe. How, then, after five United States armies and one British and Canadian army have been battering and hammering the Hun for months, could assemble and mass ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1402 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE KING'S NEW YEAR HONOURS LIST

... Water and Director Water Survey*. Ministry of Health. William P. Hildred, Director- General of Civil Aviation. Air Ministry. Mark Hodgson, general secretary. United Society of Boilermakers and Iron and Steel Shipbuilders. Joseph S. Holmes. Member Parliament ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1009 | Page: 3 | Tags: none