1962 THE SPHERE Newspaper SIZEWELL Vietnam QUEBEC Adolf Morath DECCA SURREY 7223
1962 THE SPHERE Newspaper SIZEWELL Vietnam QUEBEC Adolf Morath DECCA SURREY 7223
1962 THE SPHERE Newspaper SIZEWELL Vietnam QUEBEC Adolf Morath DECCA SURREY 7223
1962 THE SPHERE Newspaper SIZEWELL Vietnam QUEBEC Adolf Morath DECCA SURREY 7223
1962 THE SPHERE Newspaper SIZEWELL Vietnam QUEBEC Adolf Morath DECCA SURREY 7223

1962 THE SPHERE Newspaper SIZEWELL Vietnam QUEBEC Adolf Morath DECCA SURREY 7223

Product code: 7223 (Wt 300g)
VIETNAM SCHOOL CHILDREN Peron Argentina SIZEWELL NUCLEAR POWER STATION SUFFOLK Tristan Da Cunha Eruption BELGRANO ATHLETIC CLUB Marlborough House Commonwealth Centre London RIVER GATINEAU QUEBEC CANADA Plymouth Railway Station Intercity House DECCA FACTORIES SURREY Adolf Morath Photos MEXICO



Original Vintage Newspaper

DATE 1962


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

Schooldays in Vietnam - Children in a South Vietnamese Village being Supervised by a Soldier on Their Way to School - full front page photograph.

The Former Dictator of Argentina Juan Peron With His Wife in His Flat in Madrid Spain.

Major General Abdel Karim Zahreddin One of thre Leaders of the Syrian Coup D'Etat Talks to the Press.

Peronist Governor Elect Andres Framini of Beunos Aires Province - and others.

Ex President of Argentina Dr Frondizi.

Armoured Vehicles of French Security Forces in Oran Algeria.

M. Abderrahmane Fares Arrives At Orly Airport Paris - and his family with others.

Double page (DP) showing ten photos. with text:

The Worlds First 580 Megawatt Nuclear Power Station at Sizewell Suffolk - building in progress.

Admiral of the Fleet Earl Mountbatten and General Maxwell Taylor, President Kennedys Military Advisor, Leave MOD in London.

Signatories of the European Satellite Convention in London ELDO Sig. Quaroni Italian Ambassador - Mr Peter Thorneycroft Minister of Aviation - Mr Heat Lord Privy Seal - Dr. Thierfelder of West German Embassy - and others.

Sir Vivian Fuchs Welcomes Home at Southampton Two Antarctic Explorers Dennis Ardus from Newcastle and Coploin Johnson from Wandsworth. c.keenlyside.

Sir Raymond Priestleya Memebers of Scotts Last Expedition in Antarctica Lays a Wreath ...'

The President of West Germany Dr Heinrich Lubke Accompanied by Dr Adolf N. Scharf in Vienna. with Frau Lubke and Dr Scharfs Daughter

The Moderator of the Church of Scotland Dr. A. C. Craig in St Peters Square Rome.

President Kennedy Bestows the Congressional Medal on Mr Robert Frost the American Poet.

Mrs Kennedy in London - Outside the House of her Sister Princess Radziwill ... - others include: Mister Bruce US Ambassador - Mr Macmillan and many more.

Tristan Da Cunha Arfter The Volcanic Eruption.

DP titled Days of Sport showing x6photos:

The "Head of the River Race" from Mortlake to Putney - rowing.

Golf - N. Coles Driving watched by R. Whitehead.

Lincolnshire Handicap - Hill Royal ridden by J. Sime Wins - Robson Choice by G. Lewis Second and Third Honeymoor -finish of the race.

Winner of the Grand National At Aintree, Kilmore Ridden By Fred Winter with Wyndburgh and Mr What - jumping a fence.

Grand National - Solfen Taking Bechers Brook with Taxidermist to His Left.

Grand National - The First Fence and About to Fall is Springbok.

In The Bab el Qued District of Algiers - A Human Chain of Sympathisers.

An Athletic Duke of Edinburgh Arrives at the Belgrano Athletic Club in Buenos Aires , Argentina- full page showing him jumping out of a land-rover type vehicle; crowd watching behind.

Sir Charles Wheeler President of the Royal Academy Considers An Entry at Burlington House.

Demolition Starts on the Shot Tower on the South Bank London with Waterloo Bridge Below - two men with pickaxes.

Small Crafts on the Grand Union Canal at Little Venice at Paddington ..'

Princess Alexandra Talks to Sir Leslie Phillips Vice Chairman of the Balti Exchange in London.

French Parliamentary Delegation Talk to the Lord Mayor of London Sir Frederick Hoare at the Mansion House.

View from the Top of the 229ft New Zealand House in Haymarket.

Nine scenes on a DP from The Caucasian Chalk Circle at The Aldwych Theatre showing: KAren Dotrice - James Bree - Gwen Nelson - Patsy Byrne - Edith Macarthur - Susan Engel - James Mellor - William Wallis - Peter Madden - Michael Flanders - Miel - Derek Newark - Sebastian Breaks - Eric Flynn - Patience Collier - Russell Hunter - Shaun Curry - Declan Mulholland - James Mulholland - James Melor - Peter Gill - Gordon Gostelow - Mavis Edwards - Cherry Morris - Gwen Nelson - Photographs by Reg Wilson.

The New Commonwealth Centre in London.

Marlborough House Seen From the Mall.

Murals SHowing The Battle of RAmillies ...

Committee Room.

Commonwealth Commissioners and Wives Being Introduced to the Queen By Mr Sandys Commonwealth Relations Secretary.

Small Conference Room also Can Be Used As Dining Room.

The Apparent Islands in the Middle of River Gatineau in Quebec Province Canada. double page showing "vast conglomerations of Logs being floated down to the mills"

Country Road in Connemara in County Galway.

Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race.

Oxford:- N. D. Tinne - D. D. S. Skailes - J. Y. Scarlett - R. A. Morton-Maskell - J. C. D. Sherratt - T. W. Tennant - P. C. D. Burnell - C. M. Davis - C. M. Strong (cox).

Cambridge: R. G. Nicholson - C. J. T. Davey - R. A. Napier - A. J. Collier - J. M. S. Lecky - H. B .Budd - J. N. Tollemache - Lord Chewton - R. Walmsley (cox).

Three Generations of Oxford Oarsmen by the Tideway at Putney - C. D. Burnell 1895.96.97 - R. D. Burnell 1939 - P. C. D. Burnell 1962.

Oil Spill Cleaning Demonstration on Brighton Beach.

Oil is Laid on the Beach at Brighton for a Demonstration by Beach Cleaning Aparatus.

Toothed Rollers Carried by a Tractor.

Toothed Rollers Cleaning the Sand.

A Toothed Roller on the Shore.

Dr Beeching Chairman of the British Transport Commission Cuts the Tape at the Opening Ceremony of The New Railway Station at Plymouth.

A General View of the New Station at Plymouth Dominated by a Ten Storey Office Block.

The Coast Road Leading to The Fashionable Seaside Resort of Acapulco in Mexico.

Twelve Storey Library in Mexico Citys University Covered in Designs by Juan O'Gorman.

Siobhan McKenna The Irish Actress Stars with American Actor Alex Viespi in Doris Lessings "Play With a Tiger" at the Comecy Theatre.

Two scenes from "Write Me a Murder" at the Lyric - Fabia Drake - Brian Bedford - Judith Scott - Kenneth J. Warren.

Sir John Elliot Chairman of Thomas Cook and Son, The Pullman Car Co.and Willings Advertising. full page photograph by Tom Hustler.

Post Office Planning - Opening a Bag from a Chain on to a Conveyor Belt at Tower parcel Sorting Installation at Cardiff.

Telephone Kiosks in London Designed for GPO By Architect Neville Conder.

The Decca Factories in Surrey with Adolf Morath Photographs.

Shell Enclosing a Positive and Negative of a Recording Being Removed from An Electro Plating Bath.

Skilled Workman Separates The Nickel Stamper with a Special Tool ...

The Record Press - a man working the machine.

The Material From Which Records are Made is Fed into the Intermix Machine and Emerges as a Flat Strip....

The Final Assembley of a " Lambda " Master Control Rack and Receiver ... - woman working the machine

Coil Winding for a Decca Navigator Navigator Receiver - woman working the machine.

A Woman Operator Assembling the Various Components of a Deca Navigator Receiver.

Operating a Wiedmann Turret Press.

A 12 Inch Marine Radar Disp0lay Unit Undergoing Mechanical Inspection ...

Mechanical Assembly of a Slotted Waveguide Marine Radar Aerial ...

A 16 inch True Motion Radar Display of Modern Design Undergoing Final Test - full page.

The Wolseley Luxury 1500 Car - full page advert with colour artwork; artist unknown.V

Fly BEA and Iberia Airlines - Spain - full page colour advert for the Spanish National Tourist Office shows three phtographs of resorts

Coutenay Edwards with the New Renault Floride - car.

Shell Guide to Bedfordshire from a Painted by Edgar Ainsworth - full page colour advert.

British Vacuum Cleaner and Eng. Co. Ltd - Central Vacuumation - advert.

Rover 3 Litre - full page colour advert.

Garrard The Crown Jewellers - full page colour advert showing a model wearing various items of emerald jewelery.

Capstan Cigarettes - full back page colour advert - binding witness marks to edge of advert.



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:

The Algerian Cease Fire.

Back To Galway by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald.

Travel Column by Gordon Cooper - Mexico.

Book Review Columns by Richard Edmonds and Vernon Fane.

Post Office Planning by The Sphere Industrial Corrrespondent.

Company Meeting Report for Tate andd Lyle Ltd - Adverse Effect of Foreign Dumping - Sir Ian Lyle on The Common Market. sleekburnc.

Industry and the Stock Market - Britains Builders with ref. to Wimpey - Costain - McAlpine etc.

Learining to drive Fast by Courtenay Edwards.

In Quest of Good Hotels by Ashley Courtenay. sleekburnc. 0704


This is an original USED newspaper not a scan and not a later re-print.

A publication similar to The Illustrated London News, The Sphere was a weekly illustrated newspaper published by The Sphere and Tatler Ltd., Great New St. London EC. If there is a particular date you require regarding this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask.

21 pages (42 sides). It measures 350 x 258 mm (13.75 x 10 inches). It retains the outer advertising cover. There are binding witness mark damage to the spine (see scan).

Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The photographs vary in size. The images are in black and white unless otherwise stated.

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 , but if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying. The process of the page numbering in The Graphic issues carry on from the previous issue therefore do not start at number 1. This item will be packaged in a tube.

The descriptive text in my listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page. Please be aware there maybe typo/ spelling errors etc. "Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. Any watermarks appearing on my ebay images do not appear on the actual newspaper/magazine.

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Product Code 7223 (Wt 300g)
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