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Literary: articles., Jan 1937 - Dec 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/563

Scope and Contents

Annotated proofs and press cuttings of the following articles by WSC: "Is the Navy Obsolete?" on international reaction to the naval rebuilding programme; "The Ebbing Tide of Socialism" on the limited effects of Socialism in Britain; "Can Partition Bring Peace to Palestine?"; "Why I am Against Partition"; "Ten Million People are in Peril!" on the risk to Europe, especially Czechoslovakia [later Czech Republic and Slovakia], from Germany; "My Prophecies for 1937" on the danger of war; "India" on the new constitution and need for continued British support; "Snowden", an obituary for 1st Lord Snowden; "Kipling" on the life and work of Rudyard Kipling; "Christmas, 1914 - Do You Remember?" on the need for good-will to prevent war; "Four Great Battles in British History" (captions for Waddington's jigsaw puzzles): "Blenheim, 1704" [Germany], "The Battle of the Nile, 1798", "Rorke's Drift, 1879" [South Africa] and "Jutland"; "The German Military Machine in 1937" (future material).Also includes: a copy of Europe Magazine, with the article "Can Partition Bring Peace to Palestine?"; J H Owen's draft for the puzzle caption on the battle of Jutland.


  • Creation: Jan 1937 - Dec 1937

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