Page 6, 12th March 1937

12th March 1937
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Economics

Gentlemen v. Players Stro—If anyone says that I am not a specialist," he is perfectly right. My article, was a general one and it was meant to be; and if what seems to me common......

Spencer V. Keynes

Stat.—Your correspondent, Mr. Oscar Spencer, states that in a boom the rate of investment is in excess of saving. This statement seems to be in flat contradiction to Mr.......

Nothing On Cancer!

SIR,---Fallowing on your editorial comment on Mr. Spencer's letter, I await with interest an editorial article on, shall we say, the treatment of cancer. H. G. L. HUSSEY.......

Blessing Elephants

Snt.—I wonder if any of your readers were as disgusted as I was to see the picture of the priest blessing elephants? Can it be true? ADELAIDE BURNS. 4, Kendal Drive, Barnt......

Radio-athlone

Centre of Catholic Culture SIR, —I have recently heard from RadioAthlone some quite first-class lectures which, I am sure, would have proved of much value and interest to our......

Copying The Reds

SIR, —Your correspondent, G. J. Soane, recommends Catholics to follow the Communist " policy of impregnation of non-Communist bodies." I wish he had made his meaning a little......

" Peace " Councils

SIR,—By the omission of the important words " In this case of ` Peace' Councils" in his quotation from my previous letter, Mr. Steams vitiates his own letter as a criticism of......

Juvenile Courts

Spirit of Don Bosco or Solomon SIR,—In various issues of your paper I have noticed disparaging remarks about the increased kindness shown to delinquent boys and girls in the......

Child Or Parent

StR,—We must remember that hundreds of juveniles are brought before the courts whose sole offence is that their parents find the managing of them too much of a bother, Since the......

Adopting Babies

SIR—May I add to the letter in your last issue from Lady Winefride Elwes, that there are Catholic Homes with many babies awaiting adoption. At St. Margaret's Home, 18, Clarendon......

" Negro Mind "

SIR—The following answer from a small negro's exam. in Catechism may prove useful in the controversy on the liturgy; " The chuch millitent is the preist and his ministares. The......

Industrial Welfare

Churches Built by " Big Business" SIR,—Your correspondent, Miss Patricia Hall, and I agree on many points, notably that there are some very good non-Catholic employers! l take......

Spanish Radio

SIR, —It might be of interest to your readers that those who understand Spanish may hear news direct from " Franco " sources every night from 7.45 to 8 p.m. on wave-lengths 304,......

Liturgy And People

A Priest's Experience Sno—He who would tread the path of Liturgical reform must plough a lonely furrow, and probably live to see his work undone by others. In every parish where......

The Commentary

SIR, - 1 cannot tell you with what indignation i read the discourteous criticism of "J.A.G." in your last issue. Tot homines aunt sententiae. One man's liturgical meat is,......

The Tabernacle And The Gradine

SIR.--Your correspondent, Dom Bruno Webb, states, " if there is a gradine at all, the tabernacle must stand free in front of it." What can have induced him to write that......

" Archbishop Of San Francisco Praises Japanese "

SIR,--I suffered a moment of indescrib able anguish when 1 read a headline in your issue of March 5: "'Frisco Archbishop Praises Japanese." When the decline and fall of the......

Socialist Tactics

SIR,—As to the remarks of your Labour Correspondent on the lessons of the L.C.C. elections campaign—there is no doubt that if the Socialists give official recognition to the......

Mass Offerings

Example of St. John Bosco Sm—Miss Stephanie Wines's honest letter deserves an explanation. St. John Bosco in the last years of his life was charged by His Holiness, Pope Leo......

Commercial Priests-

SIR,—it is not difficult to understand the reason for a Mass offering when it is made by an individual or a society for a Mass said for a private intention. As the Editor of the......

And Thoughtful Priests

SIR,—Your correspondents rightly object to the advertisements which offer shares in Mass Intentions, holy pictures, and cheap rosary-beads in return for the alms of the......

Pacifism And Communism

SIR,—May I question the accuracy and justice of the leading article in your issue of February 26? You see fit in this article to attack paci fism as veiled Communism. " Are......

Pax

SIR,—In a recent issue of your most excellent paper, you ran an article concerning The Christian Front and the peace organisation Pax. In this article, it was stated by the......