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CRUISER GUARDIANS OF THE BREAD LINES The Vital Part Played by These Warships in the Protection of the Imperial ..

... again. Moreover, the risk of civil disturbances at ports of embarkation has lately been demonstrated in Spain. If there were no navy available to guard against piracy and to look after British interests in times of civil disturbance the underwriters would ...

Published: Saturday 17 October 1936
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1474 | Page: 22, 23 | Tags: Maps  Photographs 

Organised Labour Dictates, And Capital Obeys: The Extraordinary Situation Developing in United States Industry

... Capital Obeys The Extraordinary Situation Developing in United States Industry HOWEVER fantastic it may sound to British ears, the question of whether property rights are to survive in the United States is highly debatable. The problem was well posed by ...

Published: Saturday 26 June 1937
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 853 | Page: 12 | Tags: Maps  Photographs 

SINGAPORE: AT THE CROSS-ROADS OF THE EASTERN SEAS

... significant that the opening of the Singapore base should be so narrowly pre ceded b\ the decision to augment the United States Navy, and tha three units of the American Fleet are to be at Singap re for the opening of the base. The a are the U.S.S. Trenton the ...

A LONDON NEWSLETTER

... in the event, to commit the charge of civil aviation to a department overburdened with rearmament work. But it must not be forgotten that the cardinal prin ciple laid down in the accepted Cadman report is that civil aviation is the fountain, the hinge, ...

Published: Saturday 26 March 1938
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2449 | Page: 4, 5 | Tags: Maps  Photographs 

TUNIS and the DUCE

... Mediterranean High Commission has been installed in Paris, specially to cope with the perilous drift. It is promising the resettlement of landless peasants, improve ment in schools and housing, the construction of irrigation works to protect the rural population ...

Published: Saturday 16 April 1938
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2299 | Page: 12, 13, 42 | Tags: Maps  Photographs 

SIAM BUILDS HER OWN ALDERSHOT: The New Military City at Lopburi, and Other; Aspects of Life in this Far Eastern ..

... stationed slightly to the north at Khok Krat- hiem, where artillery units also will have their headquarters. Don Muang, the military and civil airport just north of Bangkok, is to be purely a civil field. Cavalry regi ments will be concentrated at Sara- buri ...

Wings over the Pacific

... Wake Island, lying 19° 15' north and 166° 38' 15 east, on any but a specialised map. Discovered in 1796, possessed for the United States in 1898 by General F. V. Greene commanding the Second Detachment Philippine Expedition, it did not exist for the world ...

Published: Sunday 01 January 1939
Newspaper: Britannia and Eve
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 4478 | Page: 10, 11, 95, 96, 97, 98 | Tags: Maps  Photographs 

THE MEDITERRANEAN CHESSBOARD: When and If Franco Captures Spain's Whole Pyrenean Frontierland, the Duce Will ..

... city, and for many years the chief centre of the Spanish Anarchist and Syndicalist parties, estimated at the beginning of the civil war as 1,500,000 strong. It was expected in Rome that among the troops to enter Barcelona there would be some of the Italian ...

Published: Saturday 04 February 1939
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1545 | Page: 10 | Tags: Maps  Photographs 

AMERICA'S SOUTH IS STILL SUNNY: Though Political and Economic Difficulties Continue to Abound

... blame it on the influence of northern capital. My article was based in part on an extensive report to the President of the United States, whose ardent sympathy with the south and its problems is well known, and whose appointments of southerners to high ...

Published: Saturday 25 February 1939
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1639 | Page: 16, 36 | Tags: Maps 

THE QUESTION of the NEUTRALS: Where they stand: NEUTRAL COUNTRIES

... Without Particular Sympathy United States of America, Holland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Latvia, Esthonia, Lithuania, Switzerland, Hungary, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Argentine, Chile, Mexico, Afghan istan, Iran, Siam, Eire United States of America.-- President ...

Published: Saturday 23 September 1939
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 974 | Page: 12 | Tags: Maps 

TO RELIEVE TRONDHEIM

... was taken by a few motorised troops, who encountered no resistance after a Norwegian troop train had been bombed. All the civil population streamed out over the snow to Sweden. Allied troops have arrived to the north of the town and are preventing further ...

Published: Saturday 04 May 1940
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1658 | Page: 28, 29 | Tags: Maps 

GET ON WITH IT!: Air Commentary

... aeroplanes a month which have been promised to us by America. Let us keep in mind the dictum of one of the leaders of the United States Aircraft Industry, Mr. Knudsen, that America's output will not reach that figure until 1942. Other well-informed Americans ...