22nd August 1947

22nd August 1947
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The Crisis And The Manpower Problem—" C.1111." Enquiry—no. 2

GENERAL MORGAN SAYS METHOD OF RECRUITING D.P.s " CRYING SCANDAL" 28 Catholics Families are broken and workers kept in idleness by Trade Union obstruction In a second enquiry......

The Pope To Break His Holiday.

The Pope will make a brief return to Vatican City from his summer residence at Castel Gandolfo on September 7 to receive 5,000 members of the Union of Men of the Italian......

Whi Te Haven

n te aven Pit Disaster By a Staff Reporter Twenty-eight Catholics were among those killed in the great mining disaster at William Pit, Whitehaven, on Friday evening, August......

Yugoslays Arrest Another Priest

Dom Marcello Labor. director of the seminary at Capodistria, south of Trieste, has been arrested by Yugoslav officials on charges of hoarding rationed foodstuffs, announce the......

Scouting, Like The Faith, Is Truly Catholic—says Cardinal...

From Our Special Correspondent "In these days of excessive nationalism and of lack of understanding between nations, Scouting must be warmly commended as a means of promoting......

E Pope — To The Scouts

" Scouts, hastening in their thousands from all countries to the side of their brothers in France, give an example of comprehension, of ardour and of devotion, in which the......

Three Empire Cardinals To Tour Canada

Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop of Westminster, left London on Wednesday by air for Vancouver. He will be met there by Cardinal McGuigan, Archbishop of Toronto, whose guest he will......

The King's Nephew Received By The Pope

Lord Harewood, 23 year old nephew of the King and a member of the Regency Council during the King's South African tour was received in private audience by the Pope at his Summer......

No London Co-op Money For The " Daily Worker " But • • •

By a Staff Reporter The London Co-operative Society has decided not to invest in the Daily Worker. But its two members on the management committee were re-elected. Agenda of the......

Lasts, Liberty And True Comfort

In the design and making of Liberty lasts lies the reason for the feeling of the easy roominess of your smart, streamlined Liberty Shoes. All the Liberty knowledge of anatomy......

Will Convent Orphanages Have

By GRACE CONWAY...

The New Plan Which The Home Office Announced This Week,

whereby women are to be trained as House Mothers, to take charge of small groups in children's institutions is a direct outcome of the Curtis Report, A Central Training Council......

To Provide "house Mothers" ?

compel," was the answer. No doubt Catholics will send their people 10 take the course of training we are offering at the end of which they will take a diploma. I understand that......

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The Lesson Of The Crisis

Sut. — We have again to be grateful to you for speaking clearly on the political situation and the war. But one may ask whether any conduct of the war to victory could have......

The New Powers

the Supplies and Services (Extended Powers) Act, we are all of us handed over to the mercy of the Government. Whether this Act increases or merely reaffirms the powers already......

Cinema Going

Si.—Much support should be given to the idea put ferward by Fr. Declan, 0.F.M., that Catholics who go to pictures, should go as critics, A number of films always give wrong......

Coulton-lunn Controversy

am grateful to Mr. Belgion for his kindly review of my book, but there are two minor points on which I should like to comment. Dr. Coulton was not 90. He was 84 when he wrote......

Why Not The B.b.c.?

SIR. — Mr. Arnold Lunn, in his recent joint book with the tale G. C. Coulton, admirably defends the charges brought against the Church by the Ii ter. Unfortunately. the......

Me Massacre Of The Amalekites

Sre.--I should like to express my appreciation of Mr. Lunn's letter which states the issue so admirably. Since my last letter my attention has been drawn to the following......

Lithuanians In London

Sta.—As you probably know, thousands of Lithuanians, who in the great majority are Catholics, are coming to this country as European Voluntary Workers. They are leaving Germany......

Co - Ops And

commuNors SIR, — May I, as a Catholic, a cooperative employee, and an active co-operative member, be permitted to reply to your correspondent, Edmond King, who writes on Coops......

"save Europe Now"

Sun—Readers of THE CATHOLIC HERALD who have given considerable support to " Save Europe Now," may be interested to know that in the period September 1, 1946, to June 30, 1947,......

Mrs. Joyce

Srit,—Even if Mrs. Joyce did do some broadcasting for the country of which her husband became a citizen, I find this fact a singularly unconvincing reason for keepisg her in......

Anglican Confirmation

Sun—Following on my "Answer" in a recent issue, may I say that Canon Evan Daniel (" 7'he Prayer Book. its History. Language and Contents") does not mention the word "Sacrament "......

1 Points From Let Ters A Job Fur The Jesuits?

Many thanks to you for printing the letter, " Catholic Cells," and to G. C. Norman for writing it. There must be many like Mr. Norman, willing to arm themselves both......

Answers

is St. anonsas More honoured •at Chelsea? Yes; at the church of Our Most Holy Redeemer, in Cheyne Row, you will find a shrine. The convent chapel of the Most Holy Sacrament and......

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Wanted: Psychologists-or Are They So Much Wanted?

by Fr. F. H. Drinkwater II the elementary schoolchild can enjoy the services of all sorts of psychological experts in tte Education Committee's GuidI - awe Clinic, why in the......

Earth And Ourselves

NUTMEG AND MACE ()NE of the delights of my childhood was a black, japanned box about eight inches square, with golden birds and Howers on the outside of the lid and red lacquer......

I Fil M S By Grace Conwayi

Condemned! EVER since I saw Black Narcissus-the film about an Anglican community of nuns in India whose religious vocations crumble under the impact of the ex-harem they are......

History

For the Painstaking Digger The Greek Dilemma. William McNeill Hardy. tpollance, 7s. 6d.) Revievved by ANDREW BOYLE THE British schoolboy in Cecil Hunt who gave Epsom Salts,......

Fiction

AUNT ABBIE AND HER "DARLING BOY" Abbie. By Dane Chandos. (Michael Joseph, 10s. 6d.) When the Candl e was Burning. By Yehuda Yaari. (Gollancz, 9s. 6d.) Slaves of Solitude. By......

Music The Proms

THE uncloying popularity of Beet.. hoven needs no straw-poll. Volume of applause and box - office receipts last Friday were evidence enough for me-and Ida Haendel's......

Theatre The Shelley Story

I F the history of English Literature could be taught by a series of plays like The Shelley Story (klft-,acum') how popular a subject it would be. Guy Bolton's dramatisation of......

Garden

KEEP THEM GOING Y OUR plants are already feeling the 2. approach of autumn. Keep them going. This is especially necessary with runner beans. Any pods left to set seed will......

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A Burden On Children

NE of the most significant of recent Government Publications is the report of the Central Advisory Council for Education into " the transition from school to independent life."......

Uestions Of The Week

A Test Cast THE Hungarian elections, due to take place on August 31, are likely to prove a test case. Russia has shown her hand well in advance.. Either Britain and America are......

A Layman's Pulpit

Slave of Christ IN the Epistle to the Galatians from which the lesson for the thirteenth Sunday after Pente cost is taken, St. Paul describes himself as the " slave of......

Kalendall

August 24-30 Sunday, August 24, St. Bartholo mew, Ap. (Red.) Monday, August 25. St. Louis, King. 1271. (White.) Tuesday, August 26. St. Zephyrinus, Pope. 217. (Red.)......

Icatholic Profiles:ii 7 I

THE PARISH COLLECTOR THE PARISH COLLECTOR HIS Sunday lounge suit is serge or his trousers are flannel, or he wears a sweater instead of a waistcoat, and he takes up both......

Feminine Forum

WHERE WE CAME IN By GRACE CONWAY \v ELL, here we are back to essential work order. Rather like the old cinema performance starting all over again. But, unlike the audiences at......

In A Few Words

A Word For C.E.G. HAVE never heard anyone give an estimate in terms of actual conversions of the work of the Catholic Evidence Guild in Hyde Park, but anyone who passes by and......

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Volunteer Labour Erects Church

By a Staff Reporter In brilliant sunshine, last Sunday, before a huge crowd of parishioners and holiday makers, Mgr. Flynn, Bishop of Lancaster, opened the new church of Our......

How The Cross Came To Swaffham

By a Staff Reporter The first little pilgrimage, inspired by Vezelay, has come to an end in Bishop's Stortford. Petitioning for peace, a group of Catholic men have carried the......

Mgr. Scanlan, Bisbop Many To The Bishop Of Dunkeld, Visited

and spoke to the Union of Catholic Students at the Summer School at Belmont, Perth, which has just concluded. Northampton Cathedral, built by Pugin in 1825, is to be extended......

Grail Broadcasts From Ruislip

By MARIAN CURD The picturesque skirts and blouses of the Grail were missing at Ruislip on Sunday, and their symbolic banners of pre-1939 were still missing, but the familiar......

Birmingham Youth Plan For County Colleges

From Our Own Correspondent There was a serious threat to the Catholic Youth Movement latent in the new plans for Further Education, particularly those of compulsory attendance......

A.e.u. Protests Against Chiswick Church Repairs

By a Staff Reporter Chiswick 4 Branch of the Amalgamated Engineering Union has passed a resolution against the repair work executed at the Church of Our Lady of Grace and St.......

New English Province By A Decree Of The Holy Sec,

a province of the Society of the Divine Saviour has been established for England and Wales. • Tim following appointments are made to the Provinciatate: Very Rev. Fr. K. Kenny,......

English And Dutch Compare Notes At Douai

By Our Dutch Correspondent After first attending the Newman Association Summer School at Stonyhurst, a party of 20 graduates and students, including two professors of Niimegen......

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Catholic Information From Abroad

VATICAN CITY Roman Curia to be Reformed The Pope is shortly to make important administrative reforms of Curia— the offices responsible for the Government of the Church......

The Y.c.w.

IN LATIN AMERICA There are now 8,000 Young Christian Workers in Costa Rica and 15,000 in Argentina, says " Osservatore Romano," commenting on the consistent growth of the......

Hasselt Can Only Afford This Celebration Every 7 Years

From a Special Correspondent For the past two years the people of Hasselt, Capital of Limburg in Belgium, have been preparing to honour the Foundress and Patroness of the town.......

U.s. Poles Protest Against A.e.u. Orders

Poles in America have protested to British authorities and Ameri can Labour Organisation about the treatment of Poles by the A.E.U. The Polish-American Congress has sent formal......

Irish News Letter

Dublin's Archbishop Made a Freeman of Kilkenny By the EARL OF WICKLOW , Kilkenny has been celebrating the centenary of the laying of the foundation-stone of St. Mary's......

To This

ALEC ROBERTSON reads John Henry Newman's The Invisible World in the series " The English Sermon." Third Programme. August 24, 10.20 p.m. MORAY McLAREN talk s about the......

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THE "CRYING SCANDAL" OF THE E.V.W.8 camps, and maintained in miserable idleness by the British taxpayer." General Morgan went on to quote examples of individual cases in which......