Page 6, 28th June 1957

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A Three Fold Historic Wonder

By J. W. POYNTER n NE of the most famous passages in the works of the Victorian historian and essayist. Macaulay, is in his review of Von Rake's "Papacy." Macaulay dwelt......

All Sorts By Fr. Basset, S.j.

PROCESSION IN THE EAST END F OR some stran g e reason the virtues of London Catholics earn sli g ht reco g nition and everyone takes it for g ranted that the Faith lives only in......

Mass Book

AAAAAAA 11111111.1111 ................ 111 TWO motives prompt me to recommend most warmly to all readers Fr. John Fahy's excellent little hook on the Mass. First, the book......

1wonder-machine Wantedl

READIN(.i of the various in READIN(.i of the various in ventions shown at the Business Efficiency Exhibition to make office life easier. l fell to dreamin g of some devices 1......

Oh Lazy

STURNUS vul g aris vul g aris. A most appropriate soundin g name, for there is no doubt about it, the starlin g is a vul g ar bird. So dirty. too. And untidy. Listen to the......

Children's Corner

freresvaIIIIIIII By Cl are I AM g ettin g a bit bored with Slyboots and all his troubles, aren't y ou? I've told him that we are g oin g to have a little rest from him for the......

Apostle Of The Dogons

K UMBO SONIBORO left his home village in the Sudan one day to go South to buy a horse. Near Noma he saw a group of men kneeling round a Cross praying. " We say the prayers of......

Theatre

You will need a sense of direction ARRIVED at the St. James's to see "It's The Geo g raphy That Counts" with a va g ue idea that it Was g oin g to he one of those dramas of......

Abstractions

by Owen Barfield (Faber and Faber, 21s.). S UB-TITLED " a study in idolatry " this new book by the author of "Poetic Diction " and "History in En g lish Words" attempts to warn......