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Literary: News of the World articles by WSC 2., May 1938 - Sep 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/615

Scope and Contents

Includes annotated proofs, galley proofs and cuttings from the News of the World for: "Peopling the Wide, Open Spaces of Empire" on foreign emigration to parts of the British Empire, factors which prevent the British from emigrating, and developing the Empire through investment and emigration; "Why Not 'The United States of Europe'?" on the harm done by European rivalries and nationalism, fascism and communism, the economic benefits of European integration, and the role of Britain towards it; "Sport is a Stimulus in our Workaday World: the effect of modern amusements on life and character" on the motor-car, sports such as horse-racing and football, the need for playing fields in cities, making money from sport, gambling, horse-riding and hiking, roads, the theatre, cinema, and radio.


  • Creation: May 1938 - Sep 1938

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