Page 6, 18th September 1953

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Quakers, Too, Suffer For The Schools

QUAKERS AND EDUCATION AS SEEN IN THEIR SCHOOLS IN ENGLAND, by W. A. Campbell Stewart (Epworth Press, 30s.). By A. C. F. Beaks rr HE Christian contribution to English education......

Infatuation And Tragedy

DAUGHTER OF THE HOUSE, by Edith de Born (Chapman and 12& 6d.). A LREADY, with her two short ri first novels, Edith de Born has proved herself a writer of unusual quality, and in......

Mainly For Women

YOUR DAY and MINE T HE children are back at school now, holidays are over. Let us get down to Christmas shopping early. The months pass so quickly. . . It was Queen Mary, you'......

- - Children's

Corner D EAR Children : I expect you all guessed ADA in our last week's puzzle. It was an easy one, wasn't it! Now here is something in the way of an SOS from a grown-up reader,......

One Man's Verdict On The Duce

MUSSOLINI : AN INTIMATE LIFE, by Paolo Moneill (Thames and Hudson, 21s.). THIS highly praised life of the I Duce is readable enough but very disappointing to the serious student......

Prisoners On The Moor

IS PRISON ON THE MOOR, by Justin Athol! (John Long, 15s.). HE coldest, darkest, rainiest and foggiest spot in these regions . . . no more barren and soul-destroying spot could......

Flaming Canvases

By IRIS CONLAY THE exuberance of a Matthew I Smith is the captivating thing about his work today. In this cold generation, accustomed to pick its way gingerly between the......

Contempt Of Death

Sr. ATHANASRJS ON THE INCARNATION. The Treatise de Incarnatione Verbe Del. Translated and edited by a Religious of C.S.M.V. (A. R. Mowbray, 71. 6d.). THIS new translation and......

Life On The Gold Coast

BLACK MAN'S TOWN, by Isobel Ryan (Cape, 15s.). White life in Black Africa is described here with humour and humanity. The author went to the Gold Coast with her husband during......

Looking And Listening

T xj With the closing of the Radio V Exhibition, the depression created by the variety shows televised during those two weeks is beginning to lift. I absolve 'Terry-Thomas of......

Diary Of A Trappist

Thomas Merton now more mature and humble THE SIGN OF JONAS, by Thomas Merton (Hollis and Carter, 18&) By Dom Bede Griffiths, O.S.B. THERE were many people in A whom Thomas M er......

Something Missing In The Sermon

SERMON NOTES ON THE SUNDAY GOSPELS, by the Rev. J. G. McGarry (Clonmort and Reynolds, 15s.). O NE of the most important duties of the parish clergy is the instruction that by......