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Set of Replica Newspapers

£8.99
ITEM CODE: 24385
4/5
Travel back in time and experience the immediacy of the conflict with authentic content from the ‘Daily Sketch’ newspaper, from Wednesday 19th June 1940 and Tuesday 8th May 1945. T...
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Travel back in time and experience the immediacy of the conflict with authentic content from the ‘Daily Sketch’ newspaper, from Wednesday 19th June 1940 and Tuesday 8th May 1945. The former reflecting the dark days after Dunkirk and anticipating the beginning of the Battle of Britain; and the latter, the euphoric excitement and shattering relief of Victory in Europe Day. Battle of Britain edition: with reports on Winston Churchill’s ‘This was their finest hour’ speech, the evacuation of children from the Capital and looking ahead to homeland defence from the Royal Air Force. Authentic content giving fantastic insight into the dark Includes Editorial, articles and photographs plus the Pop cartoon strip, daily horoscope, crossword, sports news, radio guide, plus period advertisements and timings for the Black Out. VE-Day edition: includes the text of the King’s telegram to General Eisenhower, reports of revelry in the West End, and thoughts for the troops still so far away. Includes Editorial, articles and photographs plus the Pop cartoon strip, daily horoscope, crossword, sports news, radio guide, plus period advertisements.
Size & Additional Information
Replica newspapers, printed on age-effect paper
Each 37 x 29cm, supplied folded
Battle of Britain edition: 16 pages
VE Day edition: 8 pages
30 x 21.5cm when packed
Made in Great Britain
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Reviews
Overall product rating 4/5
15 May 2020
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My Residents really enjoyed reading replica newspapers of VE Day, as part of their weekend celebrations - jogged many memories.
13 May 2020
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as above zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
08 May 2020
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Not a good quality, have seen much better.