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THE SHELL THAT BEAT THE FLYING BOMBS: The Wonderful VT Fuse Operated by Radio Shown in Section

... conception was British but development proceeded both here and in the United States the fuses used in the war were all of American manufacture AN IMPORTANT CONTRIBUTION TO BRITAIN'S CIVIL AIRCRAFT AN IMPRESSION OF THE GREAT VICKERS VIKING FLYING ON ONLY ONE ...

SOME OF THE NEW POST-WAR AIRCRAFT

... recent weeks, and are possibly to hear even more in the future, concerning new peacetime air-liners under construction in the United States. But Britain, too, has aircraft specially designed for the post-war air routes of the world. Here are two of them, ...

From FOREIGN LANDS: Pictures from the Pacific, Belgium and France

... in the front row are Colonel Obana (Senior Staff) Major-General Nishimura (Civil Adm.) Major-General Yamamoto Rear-Admiral Meada. Standing behind are Lieut.-Colonel Nomovo (Civil Adm.) Lieut. -Colonel Miyamoto (Staff) Captain Nagasuki and Major Yamagucki ...

Published: Saturday 20 October 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 806 | Page: 24, 25 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

MAINLY ABOUT WOMEN: And Their Activities in the Post-War World--in Britain and Elsewhere

... health until he is old enough to go to school A FRENCH WOMEN'S LEADER IN LONDON Mme. Uk speaking at a Press conference at the Civil ;(r, Clerical Association. Mme. Louis Siillinc, whose hutbiWB new General Secretary of the World Federation of Trade 111 is ...

Published: Saturday 24 November 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1084 | Page: 24, 25 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

A RESCUE IN MID-PACIFIC: And Other Flying Pictures

... Brothers' works at Rochester, Kent. It is a civil version of the Sunderland flying-boat, which has given such excellent service with the R.A.F. Coastal Command. The structural differences between the military and civil versions are small, but in the Sandringham ...

Published: Saturday 01 December 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 504 | Page: 20 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

PICTURES FROM VIENNA: Under the Russian and British Occupation

... celebrations at the Hofburg The commanders of the Allied occupation forces in Austria, General McCreery (Britain), General Clark (United States), and General Bethouard (France), were guests of honour at a reception in the Hofburg Palace, given by Marshal Koniev ...

Published: Saturday 01 December 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 320 | Page: 17 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

PICTURES from FRANCE: Demonstrations for De Gaulle; France Struggles Back in Housing and Reconsruction

... company on the Pans-Le Havre line since Liberation Day On left ONE OF THE MOST MODERN HOSPITALS IN FRANCE is returned to the civil authorities The U.S. authorities have given back to France one of its biggest and most modern hospitals, the Hopital Beaujon ...

Published: Saturday 01 December 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 487 | Page: 18, 19 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

With the B.A.O.R. IN GERMANY: A Collection of Recent Pictures from Berlin and Herford

... fancied articles displayed there, writing down the code number and price. They make a list of their wishes and hand it to their Units. The latter then get an allocation of each article displayed, according to its strength. These are then distributed to the ...

Published: Saturday 08 December 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 408 | Page: 11 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

FLYING NEWS and VIEWS: Some Recent Developments in Aircraft--Here and in the United States

... safety and reliability. It has a cruising speed of 200 m.p.h. and a service S of just over 14,000 ft. t is, of course, the civil version of the Sunderland flying-boat, which was one of the proved successes of the war There if accommodation in the plane ...

Published: Saturday 15 December 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 790 | Page: 22, 23 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

From LONDON and the PROVINCES: Items of the Week's News in Pictures

... OF ST. BOTOLPH, BOSTON, scene of the recent unveiling ceremony. St. Botolph's is one of the largest parish churches in the United Kingdom, and its western tower, known as The Stump, is a conspicuous landmark A CLOSE-UP OF THE MEMORIAL STONE, giving the ...

Published: Saturday 29 December 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 840 | Page: 24, 25 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs