WASHINGTON—As the full story and impact of the United Nation talks here in the U.S. Capital unfold, it is realized with some astonishment that so far as the war effort is concerned the forty-ninth parallel has virtually disappeared. Within four weeks, the concept of a continental economy, swiftly maturing in the past eighteen months, has become a near reality.By KENNETH R. WILSON13 min
LONDON, January 6 (By Cable). On December 31, 1940, only a few dozen curious people gathered at the steps of battered St. Paul’s, where in peacetime scores of thousands come to sing the Old Year out and the New Year in. Around them the ruined city still smoldered, DOUGLAS REED and they were subdued.By DOUGLAS REED9 min
AS LATE as November 12, not much more than two months ago, Prime Minister King said to the House of Commons: “So far as I am concerned, without any consultation of the people on that subject, I do not intend to take the responsibility of supporting any policy of conscription for overseas service.”By THE MAN WITH A NOTEBOOK8 min
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