From The Archives

From the archives

29 November 2014 9:00 am

From ‘Sedition in Ireland’, The Spectator, 28 November 1914: If the press is to be muzzled, why do not the…

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22 November 2014 9:00 am

From ‘News of the Week’, The Spectator, 21 November 1914: We are glad to learn that the laudable persistence of…

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15 November 2014 9:00 am

From ‘News of the Week’, The Spectator, 14 November 1914: We must make no attempt to conceal the terrible character…

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8 November 2014 9:00 am

From ‘News of the Week’, The Spectator, 7 November 1914: On Wednesday next the King will open Parliament in state,…

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1 November 2014 9:00 am

From ‘A Probationer’s Diary’, by a Red Cross volunteer, from The Spectator, 31 October 1914: Friday. The wounded are coming to-morrow.…

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25 October 2014 9:00 am

From ‘Topics of the day’, The Spectator, 24 October 1914: That spies are a great danger at the present time,…

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18 October 2014 9:00 am

From ‘War and wild life’, The Spectator, 17 October 1914: The siege of Antwerp has been a minor tragedy in…

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11 October 2014 9:00 am

From ‘News of the Week’, The Spectator, 10 October 1914: The Germans must really be in very desperate straits if,…

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4 October 2014 9:00 am

From ‘Voluntary and compulsory service’, The Spectator, 3 October 1914: We do not suggest that the voluntary principle should be…

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20 September 2014 9:00 am

From ‘A review of the war’, The Spectator, 19 September 1914: It is the duty of all English publicists to make…

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13 September 2014 9:00 am

‘An apology’, from The Spectator, 12 September 1914: We are informed that a story told in a letter from a correspondent…

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6 September 2014 9:00 am

From ‘The giving up of Louvain to “Military Execution”,’ The Spectator, 5 September 1914: Germany has dealt herself the hardest…

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30 August 2014 9:00 am

From ‘Left behind’, The Spectator, 29 August 1914: In the poorer streets a kind of holiday atmosphere prevails, and a sort…

The death of Pope Pius X

23 August 2014 9:00 am

From ‘News of the Week’, The Spectator, 22 August 1914: Pope Pius X died at 20 minutes past one on Thursday…

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16 August 2014 9:00 am

From ‘The Call to Arms’, The Spectator, 15 August 1914: At this moment it is the duty of all employers,…

The Spectator at war: ‘Why has it come?’

7 August 2014 8:00 am

From ‘Topics of the Day’, The Spectator, 8 August 1914: ‘How does it happen that within a week Germany and…