Cambria House Journal

Number 5, March 1939

OUR PAPER

It is now four months since we started publishing a monthly paper which we called the Cambria House Journal.

This paper is made up from articles written by us boys and girls.

Our first number was published in November. It contained only four pages and had no cover. The second had seven pages and also a cover with a drawing of a dancing girl. This was the Christmas number.

The duplicating machine used for these two numbers was not a very good one. The papers had to be put in by hand, and we also had to count them. This was very tedious.

Then came the January number which was duplicated with a new machine, - a much better one which picked up the papers itself, so that we did not have to put them in by hand. It counts them too. As our readers can see, our paper has been getting better all the time, and more and more like an official one.

Some numbers are not so good, but we beg pardon for the mistakes.

Of our March number we hope to sell 4000 copies.

So now for the four thousand!

Caerleon Net
Email: Merlin

Cambria House Journal
Extracts:

[ Nov 1938 ]:
"Introduction"

[ Dec 1938 ]:
"The Children At Cambria House Need"  &  "Engagements for December"

[ Jan 1939 ]:
"Aeroplanes"  "An Essay In English"

[ Feb 1939 ]:
"Our Football Match In Cardiff"

[ Mar 1939 ]:
"Our Paper"

[ Apr 1939 ]:
"Our Education In Cambria House"

[ May 1939 ]:
"Correspondence Page"

[ July 1939 ]:
"Two Years In Caerleon"

[ Aug 1939 ]:
"The Last Two Years"  "What Is War? What Is The Use Of It?"

[ Oct 1939 ]:
"Air Raid Precautions"

[ Nov 1939 ]:
"Editorial""Air Raid Shelters"  "Repatriation"

[ Nov 1939 ]:
"A Message To All Our Friends"  from  Jack Williams  (Hon. Secretary)

[ Cambria House Caerleon - Home for the Basque Children 1937 - 39 ]

[ A Selection of Journal Front Covers ]

[ Photographs ]

[ Article from the South Wales Argus ]

Links

www.spanishrefugees-basquechildren.org

www.basquechildren.org




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