Page 5, 26th July 1940

26th July 1940
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Ireland Prepares For The Worst

From Our Own Correspondent T HAT Ireland's peril is immediate has been brought home to the nation by measures which deserve the over-worked name of dramatic. The Government has......

Portugal Rejoices New Concordat Emphasises Her Loyalty To...

The official organ of the Portuguese Government, the Diario da Manha, commenting recently on the signing of the Concordat with the Vatican, acknowledges the country's debt to......

U.s. Fears For Alaska Jesuit Priest's Story Of Russian...

The intentions of Stalin, Hitler's silent, enigmatic pa - tner, in . .e easternmost part of his possessions, just an hour's flight by bombing 'plane from Alaska, which is U.S.......

Soviet Prisoners Welcomed Christian Teaching

Soviet prisoners in Finland were very receptive to Christian teachings, reports the Swiss Catholic news agency from Helsinki. They readily availed themselves of the opportunity......

• • T He Brothers Hospitaller' Of St. John Of God

Hospital, Scot-ton, near Darlington, Yorke, are busy helping with the haymaking on the Hospital Faun. Mont of the brothere have come from France to this hospital, where they......

Papal Nuncios Leave Low Countries

Owing to the German decision that all the Diplomatic Corps is to be hd was...sawn from the Low Countries, the Vatican City has announced that the Papal Nuncios to Holland and......

Americans Thought Armistice Immanent

That American Catholics thought that an armistice between England and Germany would be the immediate result of France's capitulation in June is curiously seen in an announcement......

Notes And Comments

THE BUDGET THE chief surprise of the Budget, as of its two predecessors, is that it contains nothing startling in the way of new taxation, and that it does not attack, in any......

Times And Eire's Neutrality Welcome Confirmation Of Irish...

assurance of Eire's neutrality Caine from The Times correspondent there last week, " It is entirely wrong to assume that there is a large pro-German or even antiBritish element......

Debasing The Currency There Has Been A Gesture Of Scorn

on the part of all who are free to make it for Httler's clumsy attempt to suggest that the time for the opening of peace negotiations had arrived. it is pointed out with truth......

A League Of Nations

A CERTAIN type of idealist is inclined to regard as a contribution towards peace any sort of gathering which might be considered, in any sense of the term, a league of nations.......

The First Enemy Of The People

w E have had a surprising number of accounts of the causes of the collapse of France, repeating in almost the same words the reason given by Mr. X in his interview last week. We......

Propaganda Does Propaganda Mean "matter Suit' Able For...

or does it mean a pack of lies? In practice, the answer to that question generally depends upon whether it refers to our own, or to the enemy's. So far, the confusion is only a......

Plea For Master And Apprentice Rather Than Pupil In Art...

From Our Educational Correspondent Art schools within the public education scheme are never much in the public eye—and the restricted space they have occupied has been further......

Party For Overseas Forces Guests Of Bovril Ltd.

Nearly 300 members of the Overseas Forces, including Australians Canadians, Indians and New Zealanders, were entertamed by Bovril Limited at Overseas House, London. The guests......

Rest Of The News

Mexicans Protest at " Nationalization" of Two Churches More than 2,000 signatures have been placed on the protest against the recently announced " nationalization " of two......

Moscow Expands But Hitler Pays

[From Our Russian Correspondent] WHILE Hitler makes fiery speeches at the Reichstag, Stalin quietly extends the boundaries of the U.S.S.R. by annexing the Baltic States, a......

Found On Beach At Dunkirk

A CORRESPONDENT writee to say ". that he has in his possession a small Catholic prayer book which was picked up by a soldier on the beach at Dunkirk. The hook, a copy of the Key......