Page 3, 30th November 1951

30th November 1951
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Page 3, 30th November 1951
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A Best Seller

comes out of THE JUNGLE rrHE cruel Burmese jungle, out of which he walked wounded in 1942, forms the background to the first novel of 35 year-old Walter Baxter, who was received......

Gardening

L AST week I stressed the need for keeping the hardiest green vegetables longest and using up more tender ones before the frost ruins them. Similarly, a little timely protection......

All Sorts

By Fr. Bernard Basset, S.J. In Defence of "All Sorts" THE charge was brought against • me recently, by the Jotter of all people, that in this column I always praise every book.......

The Latest Books

novelists off their beat By ALCU1N I i': a way one can only regret the fact that Miss Kate O'Brien, the well-known novelist whose Land of Spires once caused interegting Catholic......

Prayer Of The Heart

Writings from the Philokalia : on Prayer of the Heart, translated by E. Kadloubovskv and G. E. H. Palmer iFaber and Faber, 30s.). Tim Philokalia is a collection of writings from......

Gramophone

ToP of any gramophone notes this " month must come the grand new recording of the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D Major by Jascha Heifetz with the Philharmonia Orchestra under......

Here's To The Useful Weasel

NATURE NOTES by JULIAN HOLROYD I T was interesting to read in a Bulletin published recently by the Ministry of Agriculture, references to the activities of various animals......

Children's Corner

DEAR CHILDREN, What a lot of you collect stamps! I have had several letters lately asking me for foreign stamps hut I am afraid all mine (and I don't get so very many) go to a......

Family Matters

Lost or mislaid? A READER has sent me what sounds an excellent suggestion fer that hectic time we all go through just about Christmas posting time. hunting for the things we......