Page 9, 27th August 1937

27th August 1937
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The Film

Examining Our Filmic Conscience QUESTIONS FOR FILM FANS TO ANSWER From IRIS CONLAY, Catholic Herald Film Critic I wish I knew why readers of this column go to the cinema—or even......

The Play

Sad Little Stories Sentiment And Sympathy In Period Pieces Period pieces are the vogue, and this charming, inconsiderable, beautifully made play, with its bitter-sweet,......

Bridge Notes

By Q.E.D. If the element of rashness could be exorcised from Bridge, a good many points could be saved by some players. I note this fault creeping in particularly in the use or......

Music

GLUCK (H) By ERNEST MOSS Last week we saw the apparent contradiction that Gluck wanted his operas to be natural and passionate, and yet his music was stiff and statuesque. He......

H.m.v.

Records for August Mozart wrote the Prague Symphony in 1786 and it was performed for the first time in Prague early in the following year. This recording, DB3112-4, is by the......

Radio

A RADIO RELIGION Would B.B.C. Welcome It? e cze0/ c4e It would hardly be unfair to say that while the B.B.C. disclaims its intention of providing a religion of its own it does......

Do You Know

(1) Would a church described as having the gradine "cleverly suspended over the pulpit " suggest that the writer was shockingly ignorant? (2) St. Peter's Chains is the same as......