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Volume 1 - No. 13 - December 9, 1939

New Nazi Frightfulness Off Britain's Coasts

Dec1939

New Nazi Frightfulness Off Britain's Coasts

A number of neutral ships sunk by German mines close into the English shore marked the opening of another terrible chapter in the history of German frightfulness. But the repetition with whatever nove

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The Menace of the Hidden Mine

Dec1939

The Menace of the Hidden Mine

When what was, perhaps, Hitler's boasted "secret weapon" was revealed in a new campaign of indiscriminate sinking of merchant shipping, the whole subject of minelaying and sweeping immediately became

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I Was There! - We Were On the Mined 'Simon Bolivar'

Dec1939

I Was There! - We Were On the Mined 'Simon Bolivar'

One of the most shocking tragedies of the War occurred on November 18th 1939, when the Dutch liner "Simon Bolivar" struck a German mine in the North Sea, and sank with the loss of over 120 lives, incl

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The Secret Weapon

Dec1939

The Secret Weapon

I have a weapon, he said, that none shall use As we shall use it, unmoved by mercy or ruth; Be ours the devices of darkness that blind and bemuse - Let us make war on Truth. Mangle their bodies

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Full index of this magazine

  • Jottings from My Wartime Diary
  • Once More the Great Adventure is Delayed
  • Young France Prepares for Air Battle
  • Poland Tastes the Bitterness of Defeat
  • Praque under the Bully's Bludgeon
  • Round the Clock in a Prison Camp
  • Their Majesties' Lead in Our War Effort
  • The King and Queen Inspect the Home Front
  • New Nazi Frightfulness Off Britain's Coasts
  • The Menace of the Hidden Mine
  • Words That History Will Remember
  • Europe's Mastery is Germany's Dominant Aim
  • Britain's War Aims Stated by the Premier
  • Whe Germans Don't See the War as We Do
  • 'The Big Lie'
  • I Was There! - We Were On the Mined 'Simon Bolivar'
  • I Was There! - Sunk - But We Didn't Get Our Feet Wet
  • Badges of Proficiency and Trades in the Forces
  • Our Diary of the War
  • The Secret Weapon
  • It Is Said That...
  • Easy French Phrases for British Soldiers - 2.