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February 29th

March 28th.

May 9th

4. The Path of Duty. Being an appreciation of "Haig: The Second Volumn." by Duff Cooper.

5. The passing of King Fuad of Egypt.

6. full page photo of King Faruk of Egypt.

7. Flying dragons and flying imps. Storks.

8. Siberian animal art of about 500 A.D.

9. Corot paintings.

10. The French fleet in harbour: from the paintings by A. Brenet.

11. Refugees under British care at Addis Ababa.

12. The Moose River mine rescue.

13. Double page. London raided and defended - at Olympia: How the Territorial organization masters Bombers' threats. (this page is loose)

14. Cairo - Centre of a constitutional crisis after King Fuad's death.

15. Threatened: Picturesque old buildings Norwich is likely to lose.

16. The World of the Theatre: Shakespeare-on-Avon.

17. A Gauguin Masterpiece: Bought for the U.S.A.: "D'ou venons-Nous? . . .

18. The Louvre: Cezanne's "Book to Consult:: "Models" and Sketches and Famous Sculptures Sketched.

19. A National Gallery removal: Minor Dutch masters in a new setting.

Much more.

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May 23rd

R.M.S. "QUEEN MARY" Special number


June 20th

June 27th


November 28th

second cover which shows King Edward VIII's tour of South Wales at the abandoned Dowlais Steel Works.

Articles and photos include:

1. Double page of the derelict Dowlais Steel Works.

2. Unemployed men constructing a sports ground in Monmouthshire.

3. Two more pages of the King in Wales.

4. The "Jaime I." - The government's chief naval weapon against Franco.

5. The flight of a bullet: Amazing "spark" cinematography - a bullet photographed.

6. The Cave of Trapeza - Relics of prehistoric Crete near the fabled birth-place of Zeus.

7. The supreme struggle in Spain - Ther Battle of Madrid - Terror and Destruction from the air.

8. Russian "Air Infantry" practising a mass parachute descent in the rear of a hostile force.

9. Birds in relation to agriculture.

10. Barrie's new Biblical play. "Pickwick" as an opera.

11. The Francois Coty Sale: Drawings by Watteau, Fragonard, Ingres, Guardi, Reynolds, Largilliere.

12. English Regency furniture.

13. Christmas gifts.

Much more

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