Page 8, 30th April 1937

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Franco Means Business

Five weeks before the Spanish Civil War broke out, the Catholic Herald's Spanish Correspondent sent us an article which we printed under the title " The Army Will Decide." In......

Must London Walk ?

Of the two parties to the threatened London 'bus strike, the London Passenger Transport Board has made the more effective statement of its position to date. It has made great......

The Tax And The Loan

The most ingenious and not the least plausible explanation of why the Chancellor of the Exchequer sprang the National Defence Contribution upon the country is that he wished to......

Drawing The Sting Of Rearmament

In the present case all the fuss is over a tax that cannot possibly hit anyone who is not making a profit substantially higher than he has been making recently. This is not to......

Austria Thrown To The Nazis?

Has Mussolini abandoned Austria? — Mussolini, whose troops stood on the Brenner Pass when the Nazis murdered tkilfuss and who has asserted his concern for Austrian independence......

But Austria Has Something To Say

If this is the case, Mussolini must indeed be feeling isolated, or else has such great projects in hand in and around the Medi terranean that he must at all costs propitiate......

A Moral Lead On The Danube

If this conception—of a Danubian federation with a Catholic core—is really in Dr. Schuschnigg's mind and plans, it is something to be set side by side with Mussolini's dream of......

A Hang-over From League Days

The burying of Belgium's Franco-phil past, however, has given a little trouble to Mr. Eden owing to a curious hang-over from the days when statesmen really did think or at least......

Things New And Old

" A Spit From The Pantiles" From a Correspondent If I remember aright, it was over one of " F.G.G.'s " cartoons that this delightful caption appeared, in the days when his......

France Deserted

Poland, too, in the person of Colonel Beck, has just been ostentatiously showing her sympathy with Rumania in this change of attitude in Central European affairs. And in the......

The Old Order Has Passed

We are not suggesting that either Mussolini or the Danubian statesmen, outside Austria, arc at present approaching the question from this angle. The Foreign Offices have a long......

Intervention Off Bilbao The Inconsistency Of The British...

refusing formally to recognise belligerency in the Spanish civil war and recognising it de facto within the three-mile limit off Bilbao created an unstable situation which was......

The Paladin Press

T HAVE more than once remaiked on the Jneed for up-to-the-minute, attractively bound, cheap books to offset the only too successful energies of Moscowteering publishers. I......

Recent Remarks

Wise and Otherwise " In modern democratic agitation there is no more mischievous factor than the outcry against profitecring."—Mr. Garvin. " The imposition of N.D.C. . . . has......