1963 THE SPHERE Newspaper PRESIDENT KENNEDY Milton Obote WOOMERA Quebec (2133)

Product code: 2133 (Wt. 300g)
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Original Weekly Newspaper

DATE 1963


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:

President Kennedy at the White House Accepts from Sir David Ormsby Gore the British Ambassador, An Album Containing A Series of Speeches By Sir Winston churchill ... . full front page photograph - info. bearing in mind that the magzine had gone to print after the assassination of President Kennedy.

Professor Frederick Barghorn Arrives at London Ariport on his Way Back to New York from Russia.

Remembrance Parade at the Cenotaph - general Sir Richard hull Takes the Salute at the Annual Jewish Remembrance Service.

The New Guards Chapel at Wellington Barracks London.

Sweden Wins the RAC Rally - Tom Trana and His Co Driver Sven Lindstrom at A Checkpoint in Their Volvo.

A New Island off Icelands Coast - Near the Vestmann Islands. photograph showing smoke billowing from the volcanic island

Mr Milton Obote the PM of Uganda and His Wife Drive Away for THeir honeymoon After their Wedding at Kampala ....

M. Pierre Werner the Prime Minister of Luxembourg with Mr Maudling Chancellor of Exchequer, A t11 Downing Street.

The New Tunnel Linking Purfleet and Dartford under the Thames.

The Blue Streak Launch Tower at Woomera Rocket Range in South Australia.

King Olav of Norway - Mr Arne Scaug Norwegian Ambassador in London and his Wife - Mr Villie Aarseth the Painter of The Portrait ....

A Language Lesson for King Gustav Adolf of Sweden ... at the Languages Centre of the Institute of Directors in London.

General Van Tran Don the Defence Minister of South Vietnam Applauded by Students in the Streets of Saigon ....

Mr Harold Wilson Admires a Model of a Turkey made by a Child ....

Lord and Lady Avon Arrive at Westminster Abbey for The Memorial Service for Lord Evans Physician to the Queeen.

The PM Sir Alec Douglas Home Goes Shooting at an Estate in Hertfordshire. c.keenlyside.

President of the Board of Tread Mr Edward Heath Greets Mr Shozo of a Japanese trade Mission in London - and others

Portsmouth - General Lyman L. Lemnitzer Supreme Allied Commander Europe With Admiral Sir Wilfrid Woods Allied CinC - Air Marshal Sir Anthony Selway Commander Allied Maritime Air Force.

At Wallsend - Captain Bartosik of the New Destroyer HMS London - Admrial Cazalet Commander of a former "London" - Sir Dennis Truscott. - info. for the launch of the ship at Swan Hunters

Mr ( Rab ) Butler and Mr George Ball US UnderSecretary of State at the Foreign Office in London.

Duke of Edinburgh Chats with Two Nigerians at A Wood Display at Olympia London ....

Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Shakes Hands with Major Minyampi of East Africa at The New Salvation HQ in London - and others

A New Nursery School at Bethnal Green - The LCC Rachel Keeling School. a view showing the children playing and the techer with a tamborine.

At The Venezuelan Ambassadors Residence London

Dr Falcon Briceno Foreign Minister of Venezuela with Miel British Foreign Secretary Mister R. A. Butler.

Mr F. J. stephens Chairman and Managing Director of Shell Talking with Mr N. J. A. Cheetham Asst. Under Secretary of State at the Foreign Office.

Sir Roy Dobson of hawker Siddeley Aircraft Group with Mr Butler.

Countess Cairns wofe of Marshal of the Diplomatic Corps with Iranian Ambassador Mr Ardehir Zahedi.

Dr Marcus Falcon Briceno - The Venezuelan Ambassador Dr Iribarren Borges - Mr Frederick Erroll Minister of Power.

Photographs b Desmond O.Neill.

New Film "Fall of the Roman Empire" - four scenes

Christopher Plummer as Commodus ....

A Scene in the Forum at Rome ......

Stephen Boyd as Livius ....

Sophia Loren as Lucilla - and two others

Double page.

The High Commissioner of New Zealand Sir Thomas Maconald with His Wife.

Sir Thomas the High Commissioner with Mr W. M. Matheson (relative of Sir Thomas) at the Opening of The New Hall at Dornie in Scotland.

Sir Thomas Macdonald at a Tea Party He Gave to the All Blacks at London - with various members of the team

Quebec in Canada

An Aerial View of Quebec One of the Most Historic Cities of North America ....

Quebec Province: TheLaurentian Mountains Seen From the Chair Lift at Mont Tremblant.

Fishing Village of Newport onthe Gaspe Peninsula.

A Rural Scenen Strongly Reminiscent of France in The Bolton Area of The Eastern Townships.

TheModern Buildings of Montreal - aerial view.

The Montmorency Falls.

Night Parade of Quebec.s Winter Carnival a tSt Johns Gate.

On The Shores of La Rond.

TheHotel Chateau Frontenac of Quebec. with buildings below, The ? Protection Corset Co. Ltd - Jos. E. Lemieux and others.

Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch Drawn in 1938 by Henry Lamb. Cornish writer

Public Schools Football - Sherborne v. Blundell.s

Line Out - I. D. Robertson for Sherborne and A. J. Eagle for Blundells ...

J. W. Robinson for Blundell - P. J Ayre (B) - S. R. K. Rose and C. N. C. Abram (S) ....

Sherborne Scrum Half C. D. S. Bates ....

D. C. Watney (S) Clears to Touch ....

Muddy Game on the Sherborne Ground ....

Full apge

In a Jerusalem Street Leading to the Temple ARea.

A View of Amman from the Top to The Hotel Al Urdon with the Hotesl Swimming Pool ithe Foreground.

Part of the Roman Road at Petra in Southern Jordan.

Leaders of British Industry - Arthur Dacre Wilson Chairman of Joseph Crosfield and Sons Ltd Chemical and Soap Manufacturers of Warrington - full page photograph by Tom Hustler of Mr Wilson outside one of the plants.

An Aerial View of the New Stretch of the M6 Motorway at The Top Rank Motor Service Station at Knutsford Cheshire.

British Shipyards.

HMS Naiad A Leander Class Frigate Launched from the Scotstoun Yard of Yarrow and Co on the Clyde ....

A Tapered Funnel of Modern Design Lowered into Position on the Alfred holt Pasenger/livestock/cargo LIner " Centaur " at John Brown and Col Clydebank ....

The " British Dragoon " Constructed by Hawthorn Leslie Ltd of Hebburn for BP Tanker Co. - On Trials off the River Tyne ....

Full page

The Queen ( then Princess Elizabeth ) with Her Son Prince Charles, at Clarence House in 1950. charles on his mothers back - Photograph by Cecil Beaton.

Part of a Painting by Mather Brown of Lord Howe on the Deck of Queen Charlotte in 1794 ....

A Youth Supporting Figure of the Cast Bronze Font at Hildesheim Cathedral ....

Sarcophagus, first Wooden Coffin in the Tomb of Tutankhamen ....

Walking Dresses - A Fashion Plate from 1855 from Costumes by James Laver.

G. F. Watts the Victorian Artist Photographed by Edward Steichen ....

Christmas Presents for Executives - Onyx Diamond Cuff Links etc from Garrard £162 - - - Coffee Set called "Black Basalt" by Robert Minkin for Josiah Wedgwood - - - Dressing Case in Baby Corcodile and Antelope Skin by Gerald Beeney £450 - - - Electric Toothbrush from Ronson ... - - - Ashtray, Cigarette Dispenser and Lighter from Colibri ... - - - Gas Ligher "Varaflame Adonis " From Ronson ... - - - Parker 61 Trio Pen and Pencil Set .....

Christmas presents cont. Ladies Wrist Watch and Bracelet ... - - - Mans Automatic Wrist Watch ... - - - Wrist Watches from Avia ... - - - Mans Wrist Watch and Strap from Hamilton ... - - - Highland Queen Scotch Whisky - - - Gin From Bootsh ... - - - Cognac From Hennessy - - - Cigarettes Players Virginaia No. 3 x 100 - - - White Rum Imperial Diamond - - - Anisette Liqueur from Marie Brizard. Etc.

Luggage Racks Made by Ferm Accessories for a Triumph TR 4.

The Safelok Car Safety Blet made by Irvin Chute.

Device for Automatically Dipping headlights by Photocontrols Ltd.

Grands Regency Cream Sherry by Grants of St James. full page colour advert.

Mateus Rose. full page colour advert, photograph by Percy Hennell - shows the candle wax effect on the bottle.



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:

News Summary Page includes Parliamentary Session at Westminster - - - Soviet Concession to President Kennedy - - - Middle East and Abdul Salem Arif.

Problems of the East West Trade - trading with the Soviet Bloc etc.

A London Newsletter 13-15 John Adam Street WC2 includes Elections Kinross and Luton - - - The Budget in 1964 - - - Public Discussion on Remembrance Sunday - - - Countering Brutality - The Beatles Stole the Show at the Royal Variety Performance - - - Column by The Old Stager.

New Film "FAll of the Roman Empire" Directed by Anthony Mann for Rank.

The Voice of The Commonwealth.

"Q" The Cornishman - Page about The Late Sir Arthur Quiller Couch.

Travel Column by Sylvie Nickels - Jordan. sleekburnc.

Charging for the Roads by The Spere industrial Correspondent with ref. to The Buchanan Report ( Professor Colin Buchanan) - - - Dr Beeching - - - Sir Geoffrey Crowther - etc.

The Boilermakers - CEGB and Power Cuts.

Books Reviewed by Jolyon Wimhurst.

Gabor Denes Selection of Christmas Presents for Executives.

Books For the Gourmet - Great Dishes of the World by Robert Carrier - - - TheWines of Portugal by H. Warner Allen - - - The Complete Imbiber 6 by Cyril Ray - - - Gourmets Companion Edited by Cyril Ray - - - Mastering the Art of French Cooking by Simone Beck, Louisette Bertholle and Julia Child - - - Fare Exchange by Dorothy Allen-Gray.



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 newspape founded in 1900 by Clement King Shorter. Originally published by The Sphere and Tatler Ltd., Great New St. London EC., and later by Illustrated Newspapers Ltd. Ingram House, John Adam St. London WC2. If there is a particular date you require regarding this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask.

20 pages (40sides). It measures 350 x 258 mm (13.75 x 10 inches). It retains the outer advertising cover. There are binding witness marks to the spine. 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. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

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. 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.

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Product Code 2133 (Wt. 300g)
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