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The Sketch

THE HAPPIEST DAYS OF YOUR LIFE

... pace, and an all-round competence that is a credit to the entire cast and production unit. The story of how, owing to an error by the Ministry of Education (Resettlement Department), a girls' school was sent to share accommo dation with a boys' school was ...

Published: Wednesday 29 March 1950
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 448 | Page: 34 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

H. E. SIR ALFRED SAVAGE, K.C.M.G.: Governor and Commander-in-Chief of British Guiana

... about the Domestic Sugar Agreement guaran teeing a cash crop bonus to sugar workers, and did very good work on the peasant resettlement plan known as the Seawell Project. His real concern for the good of the areas under his administration, and his active ...

Published: Wednesday 16 December 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 703 | Page: 10, 11 | Tags: Photographs 

Sketch-Book

... punitive campaign in which he or so long led the forces of the United Nations is designed to contain and throw back lommuni' aggression but when I read, in tommunio is from Tokyo, that United Nations tircraft a ounted for a further estimated 450 Communis ...

Our Motley Notes

... flourished under a Queen (tactfully overlooking a lady called Matilda, who had a pretty tough time and plunged the country into civil war). It has been gratifying to see that even those newspapers who were subtly narking the Queen (vide my notes a fortnight ...

Published: Wednesday 27 February 1952
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1834 | Page: 8, 9 | Tags: Photographs 

Our Motley Notes

... visitors it will be less easy to sell the out-of-date slogans of our Left-wing friends. Of course, the Nationalists in the Civil War, by paying small attention to propaganda, have only themselves to blame that such a fantastic picture of their country ...

Our Motley Notes

... and gave him power beyond all other writers to move, astonish and delight mankind. Pope is remembered for the fact that he united the correctness of judgment to the fire of genius and by the melody and power of his numbers gave sweetness to sense and grace ...

Published: Wednesday 03 June 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1896 | Page: 10, 11 | Tags: Photographs 

THE COMPLETE HENRY THE SIXTH

... THE SIXTH THINK of the end of Henry the Fifth as usually heard in the theatre. Henry of England and Katharine of France are united. There is a pious hope of lasting peace: the curtain falls. Think also of the beginning of Richard the Third, with Richard ...

Excerpts from our Social Diary

... to-day in the post comes this shot of Sir Herbert Broadley, Deputy-Director-General of Food and Agriculture Organisation of United Nations, with Ingrid Bergman, at the Ball on Dec. I, in aid of Italy's flood-victims. DEC. II.- AT DAVOS women skiers chosen ...

Our Motley Notes

... too great arrogance. T RECENTLY encountered Lord Montagu of Beaulieu, just back JL from his 12,000-mile motoring tour in the United States. He tells me that he did twenty-five lectures in twenty-five States, and made fourteen radio and television broadcasts ...

Published: Wednesday 20 May 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1810 | Page: 12, 13 | Tags: Photographs 

Sketch-Book

... related directly to America, but between them the two speakers managed firstly to disparage a so-called expert on civil defence from the United States who had been visiting us and had probably never been near a bomb in his life then to suggest, quite irrelevantly ...

Published: Wednesday 20 June 1951
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2028 | Page: 10, 11 | Tags: Photographs 

THE LAST PRESENTATIONS

... this right of personal approach. Most disappointed of all are the professional people. The daughters of doctors, barristers, Civil Servants, clergy and the poorer landed gentry, and so on, formed a large percentage of the 1200 debutantes presented each year ...

Published: Wednesday 04 December 1957
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2844 | Page: 9, 10, 12 | Tags: Photographs