Page 3, 19th May 1944

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Garden In War E. J. King This Is A Great Season

for having 11 the chimney swept, as fires are discontinued. Every scrap of soot should be begged from the sweep. There are few things more valuable in the garden than soot,......

How Are They At Home?

THIS is one of the happiest plays written so far for the wartime theatre. Mr. J. B. Priestley uses a very real gift that wartime conditions make to the dramatist — that of the......

History

JUST VERDICT The Poisoned Crown, By Hugh Kingsmill. (Eyre and Spottiswood, 9s.) Reviewed by BERNARD BASSET, SJ. I T is not easy to assess the merits and demerits of this most......

Autobiography

WHO IS SHE? Night Thoughts of a Country Land lady. By Edith Oliver. (Batsford, 12s. 64.) Reviewed by GRACE CONWAY 'THERE must have been something about Miss Edith Oliver's Miss......

"going My Way" —a Film About Three Priests

Going My Way. a film in which the chief characters—three Catholic priests —arc amazingly well played by Bing Croshy, Barry Fitzgerald and Frank McHugh, opened in Los Angeles......

Religion

SODALITY TALKS The Beginning of Goodness. By Dom Columba Cary-Elwes, 0.5.B. (Burns, Oates and Washbournc, 3s. 6d.) Reriewed by .I. F. T. PRINCE t_fERE are some fifty Mlle talks......

Play

CRISIS IN HEAVEN NOT all the big guns of production can save Crisis in Heaven from its ultimate futility. This is a major disappointment in the theatre world. With all the......

Letters Shining Spirituality

Russian Letters of Direction. By Macarius of Optino. Translated by Inlia de Beausobre. (The Deere Press. 5s.) Reviewed be DONALD ATTWATER MAY be you are fed up with., the "......

For Children

The Legendary Nurse Mary Poppins Opens the Door. By P. L. Travers. (Peter Davies, 8s. 6d.) I. Reviewed by F. A. FULFOBD rilliEY danced in a legendary king dorn under the ocean,......

A Doctor's Word To Women

Beauty Depends on Health Few women realise howvitally their looks depend on their health. They cannot possibly have fresh, clear complexions if poisonous wastes are clogging the......

All Men Are Patients Effusion Of

A Doctor Among Prisoners of War The Sun Stood Still. By .1, C. Mustarde. (Pilot Press, as. 6c1.) Reviewed by W. J. IGOE THIS is the story of an army doctor who was taken......

The Latest Mr. H. G.

Wells by G. Williams Mr. Michael Foot, writing in the Evening Standard last week, exuberant, encritical hero-worship he usually rescrses for Oliver Cromwell to Mr. B. G. Wells.......