Confronted by the record in other pages if the things Hitler has said and the things he has done, the reader will be in small doubt as to the immediate reasons which have compelled Britain to go to wa
Half an hour after the war began, Britain received her first air raid warning. Everywhere in London and the southern and eastern counties the sirens wailed their note of warning.
Surprised and hard
In the Crisis of 1938 Ė that crisis which had its origin in German aggression against Czecho-Slovakia and its outcome in the Munich Conference which dismembered the little republic Ė Britainís materia
In the interval that elapsed between the Crisis of September 1938 and that of a year later, Britain made vast strides in the preparing for that war which all men of good will still believed might, and
Rt. Hon. NEVILLE CHAMBERLAIN, P.C., M.P. Born in in 1869, second son of Joseph Chamberlain, our Prime Minister was appointed Directory-General of National Service in 1916. Postmaster-General in 1922,
Among Britainís emergency preparations was the evacuation of large numbers of children, mothers, and sick and infirm folk from the overcrowded cities. These pictures illustrate the great move proceedi
In the four days ending Monday, Sept. 4, 650,000 schoolchildren and others were evacuated from Greater London. No tribute was more highly earned than that paid by Mr. Herbert Morrison, M.P., Leader of
Hardly had the world realized that war had again begun when it received with a thrill of horror the news that the German U-boats had claimed their first victim. Without a word of warning, a passenger
Situated at the mouth of the Vistula, great river of Eastern Europe, stands Danzig, the city which was the final objective in Hitlerís campaign of aggression. For centuries it has been a centre of eco
If you want a symbol of Poland in arms you will find it not in speeding aircraft, marching masses of infantry, rumbling tanks and mechanized artillery, but in a trooper of the national cavalry. Alert,
Adolf Hitler, born an Austrian, became the apostle of Pan-Germanism, Chancellor of the Reich since 1933 he has established his power on the doctrine of Mailed Fist.
Party leader Rudolph Hess has fr
Neville Chamberlain, Britain's Prime Minister, comes first among those who made a noble stand for peace.
Queen Wilhelmina of Holland joined in the appeal of King Albert and the Oslo Powers to Hitle
A Record of the Vital Declarations and Solemn Statements of the World's Leaders.
Wednesday, Aug. 23, 1939
King Leopold of the Belgians:
Broadcasting in the name of the King of Denmark, the Presid
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