Page 4, 17th April 1953

17th April 1953
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Lost Art Of Reading

O NE of the paradoxes of a period of history filled. as never before, with straight news of vital importance is the decline of the newspaper as such. Whereas 50 years ago the......

Bullets And Blasphemy

A famous novelist comments on the novels of two World Kars By BRUCE MARSHALL I N 1915 and 1916 the late Ian Hay's The First Hundred Thousand was accepted as an aceurate picture......

Douglas Hyde's Column

L.. The Boy From Barbados ,....:: IT ERE is the story of a young -"West Indian Catholic who came to Britain four months ago, as told to me by himself the other day. I4e taught......

Your Daily Mass Guide April 19-25

Sunday, April 19, Second Sunday after Easter. Corn St. Elphegc. Easter Prf, (Whit e ) Monday, April 20. Mass on Sunday. I White .) 'Tuesday, April 21. St. Anselm, d. Cr. (B .......

Pictures In Church: 136

ald the Renee,e ss sance—Ghiberti and Donatello. Both are Florentine and hotter with Jacopo delta Quercia, competitors:: for those bronze doors of the baptistry at Florence......

Thoughts On Murder

THEATRE: By W. J. IGOE THE TEDDY BEAR (St. Martin's) THE respectable murderer is a fascinating chap. because we have something in common with him. When, for example, a scout 7......

Lift A Few Wordm

Dr. Joad's death T HE late Dr. load must have seen an element of grim humour in thc fact that at the height of his mental powers he was struck down by the disease which, for......