Page 2, 28th June 1963

28th June 1963
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A Gallivanting Romp

By Freda Bruce Lockhart "TO die in a cause is a " common evil, to die for a nonsense is the very devil." These lines quoted towards the end of Tom Jones, ('X', London Pavilion),......

Watching The Watch Dog

A NYONE who saw the headline "Miss Universe!" splashed across the front page of the Daily Express on Crisis Monday might have been forgiven for thinking that Christine Keeler......

Potatoes And Koh-i-noor

By Eve McAdam IT isn't possible to tell in advance which TV programme is worth looking at. Like many things offered these days, packaging has become over-skilful,......

Memorable For Mayfair

ONDON has been given a new , theatre, The May Fair. Be cause this is within the May Fair Hotel. limitations on space, if nothing else. have been forced upon the designers. but......

Sex And Marriage

1 thank Dr. Brogan (June 14) for his criticisms of my letter in reply to those of Mr. Webb, for like the latter 1 find them useful and constructive. While, therefore. willing to......

Fly The Flags

Next Sunday being the Coronation Day of His Holiness Pope Paul VI, may I suggest that all Catholics wear the Papal colours in honour of the occasion and that those wh have......

Synthesis

It seems a bit rash to nail the flag of faith too firmly to the mast of Monogenism. Adam and all that, lest the mast should fall and bring down the flag along with it. Here are......

Charity

As a Catholic actor may 1 make the strongest possible protest against Mr. Kay's unnecessary and crude reference to "A famous playwright and actor ... who died some years ago"?......

Church Choirs

It is a pity that Mr. Peter Bird (June 21) writes in such a supercilious, uncharitable and patronising way about unliturgical. unmusical and tirading parish priests. choirs,......

'the Pill' Fund-raising

At the Nuremberg trials, Nazis were being condemned for trying medical experiments on patients without their knowledge and consent. But it was stated in the House of Lords......

Animal Welfare

It is not surprising that Mr. Auberon Waugh regards "The Ark" as a "curious document", since his own paragraph on the subject provides such very clear evidence of the necessity......

" Roman"

Many people in this country object to the term "Roman Catholic". What have they got to say, I wonder, about the collect from the votive Mass Pro Eligendo ,SUMMO Pontifice which......

Mr. Bush (june 14) Made A Very Good Point Which

Dom Bendt Innes (Jun d 21) seems to have missed. If we accept that profe,ssional fund raisers are necessary in our parishes. we may surely ask how it has come to pass that they......

Swindon, Wilts.

Wc are commanded by the Church to "contribute to the support of our pastors", which is, of course, what we most gladly do. However. it is surprising how vague people are about......

Press Freedom

In his address to the Commonwealth Press Union on June 17. Mr Macmillan said: "It would be bad for the press to be restricted in any way". So it seems that any finandal......

Picking M.p.s

Mr. Waugh is entitled to his opinions but before he bursts into print he should at least make sure of his facts. Arising from his article "State of the Tories" (June 21), I......

After Profumo

May I commend Hugh Kay on his excellent and provocative article 'The Lessons of the Profumo Affair' (June 21). "Our society." he writes, "will start being cleansed when the......

Mixed Marriage

Without waiting for any administrative changes involving the Ne Temere decree. could there not be some change in the attitude towards mixed marriages, and, in particular as......

Nuclear War

1 hose who followed the letters on the vexed question of "Nuclear Deterrence" will be glad to know about the meeting which has been arranged for Saturday. July 6, 1963, at the......