Page 8, 12th August 1938

12th August 1938
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Week By Week

WHITHER ARE WE DRIFTING ? (II) Moral Disease Of The West Ricardo's Progeny BY J. L. BEN VENISTI I N last week's article attention was drawn to the growing economic strain under......

New Things

And I Old Dialogue In An Italic Bay HE sun is just beginning to go I down in the mountains behind us: the sea is turning grey, slowly: fishermen are sitting on the sea parapet,......

Money, Money, Money

Eco: Shut up. You are talking like Mr. Cotton. • ALTTR Eco: I've never heard of Mr. Cotton. Eco: Mr. Cotton was a man in Ibsen's Peer Gynt—an Englishman who was always talking......

Interlude Of Fireworks (there Is A Silence Because Eco...

his head in the sand, and ALTER EGO rustles the newspaper. Then all the church bells begin ringing: one chime. a treble, plays a hymn with three notes missing and novel flats:......

In A Few Words

Then—and Now M R. MARCUS SAMUEL, M.P., has found a curious historical parallel. Writing in the Wandsworth Borough News on " The Aims of Aerial Bombardment," he declares: "......

Unemployment

P--f HE publication of the unemploy ment figures for July focuses attention once more on the home front. There was a slight improvement in the returns for July as compared with......

The Runciman Mission

L ORD RUNC1MAN, now in Prague, has already begun investigations into the complicated minority problem of Czechoslovakia. Whether he ultimately succeeds or not in bringing order......

Hauteur

L1 NOT the Queen Mary has NOT won back the Blue Riband of the Atlantic. The position may have changed again by the time these words appear in print, but that is the position......

Recent Remarks

Wise and Otherwise " The Universal Holy Roman Church and the universal Holy Roman Empire are twin ideas which played an important part in the Dark and early Middle Ages; but......