Comments

Newscutting of a cartoon in the Deutsche Inselzeitung der Evening Post depicting [Winston] Churchill and King George VI. Includes articles in German and English.

Reference

L/C/299/D/6

Date

August 9th 1940 - August 9th 1940

Scope and Content

Reverse includes war news from the German and Italian communiqués, an article on air raids on Britain referring to the destruction of houses in a town in the Midlands, an article on the opening of the Court of Inquiry into responsibility for bringing France into war, and news regarding the Jersey School of Physical Culture, paraffin rationing, The Islander, St Peter Parish Assembly and a dance at West Park Pavilion.

Names

Balbo, Italo
Churchill, Winston
du Val, John, Constable of St Peter
George VI, King of Great Britain and Ireland, 1936-1952
Ludlow, Frederick Archer
Deutsche Inselzeitung
Evening Post
Fort Regent
Jersey School of Physical Culture
St Peter Parish Hall
The Islander
West Park Pavilion

Keywords

Bristol Channel | Dover | Isle of Wight | Midlands | North Africa | Somaliland | South Hill | Tripoli | West Park | advertisments | Cartoons | enquiries | newscuttings | Newspapers | Occupation | Rationing | Second World War

Dimensions

1 newscutting

Language

English
German

Level of description

file

Context:

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