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Literary: Sunday Dispatch articles by WSC: 3., Mar 1940 - 19 May 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/667

Scope and Contents

Includes proofs, suggested introductions and cuttings from the Sunday Dispatch for: "Lloyd George" praising [David] Lloyd George on his contribution to British life, commenting on his actions during World War I, his fall from power, and his personal qualities; "England" on English traditions, qualities, and patriotism; "How Does the Chancellor Do His Job?" on WSC's experiences as Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Gold Standard, and budgets; "Women in War", looking at the subject from both an historical perspective, focusing on figures such as Joan of Arc, and examining the contemporary situation around the world, commenting on the morality of women fighting; "Will History Repeat?" on the German U-boat campaign during World War I, the sinking of the "Lusitania", and its consequence, the entry of the United States into the war; "Lawrence of Arabia [T E Lawrence, later T E Shaw] As I Knew Him" on WSC meeting Lawrence, Lawrence's clash with [Georges] Clemenceau, appointing him as a civil servant, his "Seven Pillars of Wisdom", and personal qualities.


  • Creation: Mar 1940 - 19 May 1940

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