Page 6, 10th May 1940

10th May 1940
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Film

Children get a raw deal out of the cinema By Iris Conlay CATHOLIC HERALD Critic R ECENTLY a correspondent suggested a new category for the censor to drop in the majority of " U......

Biography The Strangest Of The Russians

Leontier. By Nicolas Berdyaev. (flies: Centenary Preset, 10s. 6r1.) Reviewed by O. BENNIGSEN THOUGH Professor Berdyaev is, I according to the Dean of St. Paul's, " one of the......

A Day In His Life

...I carve in Olive Wood AN ARAB PRIEST IN TRANSJORDAN I T is 4.30 and the alarm-watch alarmed me with its noise, what. is it still dark? I was sleeping so happily ! . . . Half......

Fiction

LIFE, LIKE PEACE, IS WONDERFUL William Saroyan's new novel Peace, It's Wonderful. By William Saroyan. (Faber, 8s. 3d.) A Man of Forty. By Gerald Bullett. (Dent, 7s. 6d.) The......

History

COTTON COLLEGE The History of Cotton College. By Canon W. Buscot. (Burns Oates, 10s. 6(1.) INEVITABLY one regards the history I of institutions, such as colleges, as possessing......

Gramophone Records

H.M.V. T HE Brahms Piano Concerto in B flat (Saxon State Orchestra, conducted by Karl Bohm) is played by Backhaus and issued in album form by the Gramophone Company. It is a......

Play

From this theatre came MURDER" and MACHIAVELLI A New Comedy of Errors B ETWEEN the unwonted amenity of Mr Dukes' wine-bar and the airy extravagances of Mr Dukes' new piece—which......

Poirot On The Stage

I DO not at the moment recall any I really successful dramatisation of the better class of English detective fiction, and I doubt whether the numberless adnilrere of Agatha......