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Speeches: speech notes and source material., 24 Sep 1936 - Dec 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/121

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Notes for WSC's speech (24 September, [Theatre des Ambassaduers] Paris [France]) on the democracies, Nazism and Bolshevism, the need for Franco-British co-operation, and support for the League of Nations. Part published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5788-90.Notes for WSC's speech (3 October, Oxford High School, memorial unveiling ceremony) on the career and writings of Lawrence of Arabia [T E Lawrence, later T E Shaw]. Also includes cutting from the Times containing the text of WSC's speech, and one from the English Race containing an extract. Published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5791-3.Notes for WSC's speech (14 October, Wanstead and Woodford [Essex, constituency meetings]) on British defence deficiencies, world affairs, and German rearmament. Part published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5793-5.Notes for WSC's speech (16 October, Aldersbrook and Loughton [Essex, constituency meetings]) on the consequencs of Belgian neutrality in a conflict between France and Germany. Part published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5795-6.Notes for WSC's speech (20 October, Netteswell [Essex, constituency meeting]) on agricultural policy and the physical fitness of the population. Part published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5798-9.Text of WSC's speech (19 October, Chingford [Essex], constituency meeting) on self-defence and collective security. Part published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5797-8.Brief notes for WSC's speech (30 October, Oxford) for the Oxford by-election on communism and socialism. Source material includes a cutting from the Oxford Mail on G D H Cole's call for a "Popular Front".


  • Creation: 24 Sep 1936 - Dec 1936

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