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Centenaries Of 1950

... Westminster Bridge is known to all. In 1843, on the death of Southey, he was appointed Poet Laureate, and was in receipt of a Civil List pension from 1842 until his death. A great sportsman is remembered in Sir Thomas Lipton, who, born in Glasgow in 1850 ...

A Bouquet for B.O.A.C

... traditional British dowdiness. The B.O.A.C. should get someone over from Paris to put them right. IF air pilots talked like Civil Servants, they would sometimes put the view that clouds were redundant. They are things that get in the way of aeroplanes. ...

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Published: Wednesday 04 January 1950
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 3008 | Page: 4, 5 | Tags: none

HARROW

... a barrister of Lincoln's Inn but never practised, becoming a Civil Servant and retiring in 1939. During the first world war he served in India and Mesopotamia with the local Territorial unit, the 9th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, and was injured in Mesopotamia ...

Published: Thursday 05 January 1950
Newspaper: Harrow Observer
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 301 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

great end -of-season clearance For the next we days attractive aide prices are ruling at Arding a Hobbs. This is

... of 20.9 in 1947: this rate compares with 13.4 for 1938. There were 39.928 deaths. g iving, a death rate of 11.1 per 1.000 civil population. which was lower than in 1947 owing, largely, to the low mortality rates for influenza. pneumonia, bronchitis and ...

Published: Friday 06 January 1950
Newspaper: Norwood News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 806 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THIS WAS LIFE IN THE ROARIM 'FORTIS

... quite a volume. ' Prom the beginning Area and Climate. to the end. Balance of Payments of the United Kingdom: Capital Account. this is Britain. the United Kingdom—us, the fifty million—from 1938 to 1949. 1 The fifty million—tearing a living from these ...

Published: Friday 06 January 1950
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 536 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

No rocognitio.l

... No rocognitio.l h i t The President rejected them. The United States, said, will not pursue a course which will lead to involvement the civil conflict in China. But Washington withholding recognition of the Communist Mr. Dean Acheson. Secretary ...

Published: Friday 06 January 1950
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 220 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

THIS WAS LIFE IN THE ROARING 'FORTIES

... quite a volume. From the beginning. Area and Climate. to the end. Balance of Payments of the United Kingdom: Capital Account. this is Britain, the United Kingdom—us. the fifty million—from 1938 to 1948.' The fifty million—tear- ing a living from these ...

Published: Friday 06 January 1950
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 604 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

WORLD AFFAIRS AT THE START OF 1950: A Survey of the Foreign News in Pictures

... Automobile Club of Portugal ISRAEL DEFIES THE UNITED NATIONS DECISION TO INTERNATIONALISE JERUSALEM BY TRANSFERRING MORE MINISTRIES TO THE HOLY CITY Left-- Francis B. Sayre (Uy| States), J. Fletcher Cooke (United Kingdom), Fadhil Al Jamali (Iraq), Raul Noriega ...

Published: Saturday 07 January 1950
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 806 | Page: 14, 15 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

SINEWS OF PEACE SINEWS OF WAR

... the turn of the year President Truman decided upon I sending military and civil advisers to Formosa, where the Nationalists are planning their last stand. The Nationalists I still hold command of the China Seas, but on the mainland their war effort is ...

Published: Saturday 07 January 1950
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 461 | Page: 5 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS

... political fragments which possess no common doctrine—in some respects, indeed, their doctrines are sharply opposed—and which unite to form a Government only because no single party is capable of forming one. This state of affairs has been present for a long ...

Published: Saturday 07 January 1950
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1351 | Page: 13 | Tags: none

EVENTS OF THE WEEK ; AND THE NEW YEAR HONOURS

... 1945-46, he was First Lord of the under Civil Defence Regional ber of' the National Parks | Admiralty. Organisation, 1940-44. Commission. • 1 , SENIOR SUPERINTENDENT Appointed by President Truman ;> _ Tl> to be United States Executive X . F - * * , Director ...

Published: Saturday 07 January 1950
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1358 | Page: 31 | Tags: none