1938 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Spain Bombings VON RIBBENTROP Jewish Problem (45)

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CIVIL WAR SPAIN BOMBING RAIDS Strikes in France BALINESE DANCERS BALI TRANCE Von Ribbentrop GEORGES BONNET Jewish Plight QUEENS CHAPEL ST JAMES Count Ciano Speech Italy SUMERIAN STATUES KHAFAJAH Ballet Art Edward Seago CHINESE ART Kenya

 

 

The Illustrated London News

Original Vintage Newspaper

DATED 1938

This first part of the description features a list of images i.e. engravings, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:
 

Sumerian Sculpture Discovered at Khafaje in Mesopotamia: Statuette (actual size) - front page.

A Speech Which Angered France, and Earl Of Perth: Count Ciano the Italian Foreign Minister, Addressing the Chamber of Deputies in the Presence of Signor Mussolini.


The Strikes in France - full page (fp) showing x6photos:

Meeting of Dockworkers in the Naval Yards at Toulon.

The Liner Normandie Which Was Prevented from Sailing from Le Havre as a Result of the Strikes.

Armed Guard in the Underground Station at S. Lazare. c.keenlyside.

A Soldier Patrolling Veynes Railway Station near Grenoble.

Porters Working as Usual in Paris With Mobile miel Guards to Prevent Interference.

Buses and Taxis Waiting for Passengers as Usual OUtisde the Gare De Lyon.


Ski Jumping Indoors On Real Snow: Mechanical And Engineering Devices That Make Possible Indoor Ski-ing; and The Snow Machine - a double page (dp) of diagrams Drawn by Our Special Artist G. H. Davis showing ski lifts and hoists; ski Jumps; snow making machine, and blower.


Bali and Balinese Dancers etc:

Performing a Redjang at the Village of Asak.

The Djoged Boengboeng Dance.

Ketjak at Bedoeloe, a Nocturnal Dance of Exorcism with Limbak as Khumbhakarna etc.

Transformation of the Chorus in a Ketjak into Monkeys.

Sanghyang Dedari at Bedoeloe with the Dancers Going into a Trance, IN Which They Will be Ceremonially Robed etc.

A LEgong Dancer: One of the YUoung Girls Who Perform in This Best Known of Balineses Dances.


Contemporary Maritime Art Exhibited at Gieves Galleries, Portsea Hard Portsmouth - x3pics.

Queen Elizabeth at a Reception at Seaford House, Belgrave Square Given by Dominion Students.

Duchess of Gloucester Making An Inspection of the Lambeth Invalid Kitchen: Stirring the Broth Watched by the Cook.

The Duchess of Kent Receiving Bouquets at the Festival of The Sunshine Guild: Talking to Little Girls.

Discovery of Sumerian Sculptures at Khafaje, in Mesopotamia - x11photos. Info. Khafajah Iraq

The Restoration of Marlborough House Chapel: The East End Showing The Clear Willow Green Panelling and Cream Coffered Ceiling - fp in colour.

Impressions in Colour of Two Famous Ballets: Le Beau Danube and Le Carnaval - fp in colour from paintings by Edward Seago, from the book by John Masefield.


Cinema:

Three Scenes from That Certain Age: Deanna Durbin - Juanita Quigley - Jackie Cooper - Melvyn Douglas - Nancy Carroll - and others.

Scene from Entree des Artistes: Odette Joyeux - Claude Dauphin.


Spain and Aerial Bombings; Strange Effects of Under Water Detonation - fp showing x9 aerial views of bombs dropping on Spanish ports of Alicante - Valencia - Cartagena - Barcelona - Sagunto.

Spanish Civil War: Spanish Government Positions at Alto De Ants Subjected to Heavy Bombing by Nationalist Aircraft - hp aerial photo.

Spain: Government Trenches in the Mequineza Sector Being Heavily Bombed - hp aerial photo.


Spain and Military Objectives Attacked - fp showing x6 aerial photos:

Railway and Road near Villareal during the Valencia Offensive.

Near Villanueva de la Casa Being Heavily Bombed.

The AMposta Bridge on the Ebro Front Before Its Destruction Taken From an Aeroplane of Morato's Famous Squadron.

Amposta Bridge After Its Destruction. sleekburnc.

Ebro Front: The Bridge South of Mequinenza Being Heavily Attacked.

Bombing on the Teruel Front in the Villacaneja Sector.


Early Chinese Painting From the A. W. Bahr Collection: Wasps Building Their Nest Attrib. to Chao Ch'ang - Chinese Landscape in Style of Five Dynasties on Silk - fp in colour.

Chinese Art in Late 17thC: A Lady on a Sofa by Hsu Fang of the K'ang Hsi Period, Ch'ing Dynasty - fp in colour with explanatory text.


The Franco-German Peace Pact Signed, Von Ribbentrop in Paris:

German Foreign Minister Visits Paris to Sign Peace Pact; Herr Von Ribbentrop Welcomed by M. Bonnet.

Driving to His Hotel in Paris in Official Cars Through Clear Streets.

Herr Von Ribbentrop and M. Georges Bonnet in the Salon de L'Horloge at the Quai D'Orsay Signing the Pact - hp.


The Maholi Bush Baby, Galago, and Potto Lemur - x3pics by D. Seth-Smith etc.

Photographs by the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester on Their Visit to Kenya - dp plus; showing x12 photos of landscape, animals, highlands etc.


Her Second and Last Voyage to the Tyne: The Berengaria Leaving Southampton for Jarrow.

Harwich: The First Goup of Jewish Refugee Children From Germany Arrive and an Official Greets and Tags Them with ID.

Washington, USA: Cars Parked in a Street Covered in Snow.

Topanga Canyon, S. Carolina, USA: Aerila View of a Forest Fire.

Quarry Hill Flats, Leeds: Probably Europe's Finest Working Class Housing Scheme in the Course of Construction.

Berkeley Square London: View of the New Air Ministry Building.

The Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovitch's Garter Regalia for Sale at Sothebys.

Rome, Italy: South Africa's Defence Minister Mr Pirow, Meets with Count Ciano, The Italian Foreign Minister.

Madame Skobline (ka The Russian Singer La Plevitzkaia) on trial In Paris Charged With Complicity in the Abduction of the White Russian General Miller - info. Nadejda Plevitskaya.

Official Recognition for English Surrealist Painter John Armstrong: Dreaming Head Bought by the Tate.

The Ferryhill Post, Ulster: The Wrecking of the Custom Huts on the Eire Northern Ireland Border by Tim Bombs.

Lisbon Portugal: The New Portuguese Parliament Building. Reive.


The Oxford Rugby XV: H. R. G. Percy - H. Muller - I. W. Sutherland - S. Pether - P. C. Phillips - T. J. Cowen - R. E. Luyt - W. M. Jackson - H. H. Pennington - R. M. Marshall - H. D. Freakes - D. G. G. Coles - I. H. Watts - T. R. Thomas - G. A. Hollis - group photo.

Cambridge Rugby Fifteen Who Beat Oxford at Twickenham: P. Sherrard - M. Dods - J. H. Steeds - K. I. Geddes - C. L. Newton-Thompson - P. A. R. Lindsay - F. J. Leishman - J. C. Swanson - T. R. Parry - J. G. S. Forrest - W. O. Chadwick - R. B. Bruce-Lockhart - K. D. Downes - J. Parsons - T. R. Juckes - group photo.

Mister Francis E. Templer Captain of Cambridge Univeersity Football XI.

Mr H. S. Seaford Captain of Oxford Univ. Football XI.

Mr Frederick Elwell RA.

Lieutenant General W. K. Venning.

Captain C. G. Lancaster MP Fylde, Lancs.

Lieut. General W. D. S. Brownrigg - Dir. Gen. of Territorial Army.

M. Corneliu Codreanu Leader of the Iron Guard Rumanian Fascist Organisation.

Sir Thomas Callender The Electric Lighting Pioneer.

Dr Emil Hacha of Czechoslovakia.

Sir James Cooke-Collis.

Johanna Hofmann Sentenced for Spying for Germany, at New York.


Art and The Paintings by Ignacio Zuloaga - fp showing x9pics.

Acquisitions of the Victoria and Albert Museum - fp showing x8items incl: Charles Dickens Pen Case - German Stained Glass Roundel 15thC - Jar from Kansu - etc.

Art: x4paintings by Goya.

The Builders: Symbolical Figures by Mr David Evans FRBS on the new Poplar Town Hall, London: Acetylene Welder - Carpenter - Architect - Labourer - Stone Mason.

Art - x2 pics by Aert van der Neer , and John Constable.

MG Midget Car Drop Head Coupe at Bibury, Glos - parked outside a cottage.

Hillman Fourteen Car at Waddesdon Manor nr Aylesbury.

Hyderbad, India: Typical Indian Roadside Market Scene.

Jaipur, India: City Gates in the City Walls.


Adverts:

Gilbeys Spey Royal Scotch Whisky - fp.

Mappin and Webb Sterling Silver - hp.

Prices Motorine Car Oil - hp.

Sotheby and Col Forthcoming Sales By Auction - hp shwoing three of the items for sale; with list of sellers with mention of: Northwick Collection - George W. Macfarlane Esq - Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovitch - George Piddoux Esq - Rt. Hon Viscount Bertie of Thame.

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This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:
 

Our Note Book page by Arthur Bryant - fp article looking at the Jewish plight in Europe etc.

Terpsichore in a Sarong - Dance and Drama in Bali by Beryl de Zoete and Walter Spies - An Appreciation by Sir John Squire.

Sumerian Sculptures Foud at Khafaje i Mesopotamia - by P. Delougaz, Field Director of Joint Exped. of the Pennsylvania University Museum and American School of Oriental research.

Restoration of Marlborough House Chapel - caption article approx 170words - info. aka Queen's Chapel, St James's Palace.

World of Kinema (Cinema) by Michael Orme

Spanish Civil War - caption article approx 360 words on the various bombing raids on Valencia, Cartegena, Ebro, Barcelona, Alicante, Sagunto etc .

Chinese Art - caption articles approx 330words.

Franco German Peace Pact - caption article approx 160wds.

Science - The Maholi Bush Baby by W. P. Pycraft FZS.

Collectors Page by Frank Davis: Spanish Painting from Greco to Goya.

Books of the Day by Charles E. Byles - various reviews.

Motoring by H. Thornton Rutter.

Notes From a Travellers Log Book by edward E. Long: India for a Winter Holiday.sleekburnc. 1012

This is an original but USED vintage newspaper not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. For a Birthday or anniversary etc please ask. The Illustrated London News was a magazine founded by Herbert Ingram with the first edition of the Illustrated London News appearing on 14 May 1842. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

19 pages (38 sides). It measures 358 x 250 mm (14 x 10inches). There is a little age yellowing. Some of the pages are loose, and have handling marks, blemishes due to their great age; spine has binding witness marks - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The images vary in size. There is no outer advertising cover. PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there are no pages missing, so if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering in The Illustrated London News carry on from the previous weeks issue and therefore do not start at number 1. Sometimes the newspaper would have supplements which were numbered specially (eg. roman numerals or such like).

The detailed description above lists the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page. "Info." in the description refers to my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested. Postage and packing is charged at cost.

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