Page 8, 15th January 1937

15th January 1937
Page 8
Page 8, 15th January 1937
Close

Baptized Latin

From a Correspondent Church Latin has to some extent won recognition as a genuine language in recent years. But even now practically all who teach it began with classical Latin......

_notes And Comments

The Turkish Grievance Arab nationalism which makes one of our principal difficulties in administering the Palestine mandate, has given the French immense trouble in Syria. As a......

Germany And Morocco

The tension produced by the scare over German proceedings in Spanish Morocco and by the French counter moves was suddenly relieved on Monday, when an exchange of assur ances......

The War Of Ideologies

Echoing the words of Mr. Baldwin, who in his Guildhall Banquet speech last November expressed concern at the thought that Europeans were inclined to fight for the intellectual......

The Recruiting Problem

The proposals for remedying the slump in recruiting fall into two main groups. One of these is to the effect that the army should be made more effective as a peacetime......

In A Few Words

Atrocity Mongering If there is one thing that annoys me more than another it is the accusation that this paper is ready to print as gospel truth the latest atrocity report from......

Recent Remarks

Wise and Otherwise " The letter came by registered post : obviously because, in Dr. Coulton's idea, when you write to people like Jesuits you have to take such precautions;......

Chiang Kai-shek And The Left Wing

The motives of " the Young Marshal " who kidnapped Chiang Kai-Shek were probably mainly private ones, but a good many of his officers and men take very seriously his professed......

What People Will Pay For

There are two recipes for winning huge incomes. One is to control the supply of something which industry cannot do without, such as land or money. The other is to catch the......

From Boom To Slump

We are five years on in the period of ascending trade cycle and, according to precedent, the time for the turn is close at hand. Already people are beginning to think about it.......

The Odd Shillings And Pence

The Lord Mayor of London has done well to support the suggestion made to him that the fund for the provision of playing fields in memory of King George V should be increased by......

Machine Farming

The Second Conference on Mechanised Farming has just been meeting most appropriately at Oxford, a city recently ennobled by the Morris car. The members received detailed......