Page 2, 20th September 1957

20th September 1957
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Compromise At Peking Conference

S 14. The Observer recently ' published an article .about a Peking . conference of Catholic clergy and laity. This resulted in the formation of a " patriotic association ", and......

Mentally Handicapped Children

S IR,-The recent correspondence and article in your paper on the subject of mentally handicapped children, encourage me to bring St. Dympna to the notice of your readers. This......

Employers' Opportunity

At the recent conference of the Confederation of Ship building and Engineering Unions at Hastings a number of resolutions were tabled and passed indicating the main policy and......

Welfare State

S IR, - Your report on Fr. Paul Crane ' s address to Catholics at Southwell House (Sunday. September 8) may give the im pression that there is a real cleavage (other than in the......

Papers For The New Red State

SIR' May I claim a very little space in your columns to remind your readers of the immense amount of good which can be done with little trouble and no expense by preserving......

Church Building

S IR. With reference to your recent article and correspon dence on church architecture, may recommend to all those interested in or concerned with church building. an American......

Children In Care

SIR' Thank you for bringing the question of " Children in Care " to the notice of the Catholic public. I know from my own experience that infants and young children do come "......

Women At Work

Mr. G. C. Norman appears to dislike career women. This may be due to an oversimplification in his conception of the roles of the sexes, and his outlook on the complexity of......

Christmas Cards

S 1R.-Christmas is still more than three months off, but I wish to draw notice to a matter which concerns that Feast, and which ought to be mentioned well in advance. About the......

Out With The Harmonium

S 1R, - M ay 1, through the medium of your columns, make a plea for the building and restoration of organs in our churches ? All too often in the smaller churches, that anuch......

Liturgy In The Lebanon

S IR' Certain of your readers say that anyone can learn to follow the Mass with the transla tion in the Missal. Obviously they come from a middle - class milieu at least......

Broadcast Vespers

S IR'-As a public house licensee, I find it a pleasure to be able to listen to the office of Vespers broadcast on certain Wednesday afternoons especially the one broadcast on......

Black Mark

S A black mark to your paper for the word Xmas on the back page of this weeks issue! (The headline of Clare Simon ' s article). 1 thought the idea was to put Christ back into......