Page 6, 7th June 1957

7th June 1957
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Interesting But Suspect

LOOKING FOR A PROSPEROUS OLD AGE? By J. M. Jackson THE Labour Party's recently published proposals for a National Superannuation Scheme have aroused great interest. This is......

All Sorts, By Fr. Basset. S.j.

AUNTS AND BUS ON THE MOVE CHARMING letter from the priest 'in charge of Walkern thanks all those generous readers who have opened the fund for the Walkern bus. The parishioners......

Book With A Strange Beginning

By Grace Conway RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS, A Discovery of his Music by Simona Pakenham. (Macmillan, 18s.) THIS exhaustive study of the work of Dr. Ralph Vaughan Williams had a......

At The Theatre

Drama after Death IT is almost impossible to avoid seeing Graham Greene's whisky priest in Paul Scofield now whatever part he happens to be playing and there were moments in "A......

`the Moon And Sixpence'

I THINK the majority of people who attended the first performances of John Gardner's opera " The Moon and Sixpence" (from the novel by Somerset Maughani with libretto by Patrick......

Are Moths Equipped With Adar? I

By JULIAN HOLROYD IT is not only plant life that has been over-forward this year; moths have been on the wing earlier than usual, and clothes moth larvae were eating themselves......

S Talking Together: Mainly For Women S Three Happy Families

! By 1111/11/4•114111111%11011 ll ""Ull MOLLY WALSH 1 111011111111111MHM11 MM./ 11 L AST Saturday was by way of being a gala day for me. I visited the person from whom I......

Children ' S Corner Elii181114..1,1 1„4.1 11,■1111h1111b...

D° you remember that last week 1 said we might have a picture called Uncle Slyboots still waiting for good news. Well, I'm sorry to say that we have a very different picture.......

The Legend Of Grace

THE GREAT CRICKETER. by A. A. Thomson (Hale, 16s.). AT a moment when the future of cricket seems to be in doubt (it always is, of course) it Is good that a new life of W. G.......

▪ Gardening

T HOSE who want a good show of dahlias this summer and autumn should. if the ground is not already prepared, do this at once, digging deeply and manuring well. for dahlias need......