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Sea Front, Cromer
Sea Front, Cromer - Houses , Church tower , behind beach wall , fishing boat in f/g. Part of Box 145 Boswell Collection - East Coast. Cromer is not mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086. The place-name 'Cromer' is first attested in a will of 1262 and could mean 'Crows' mere or lake' Date: circa 1900
© The Boswell Collection, Bexley Heritage Trust / Mary Evans
British Ballad, The Twa Corbies
THE TWA CORBIES (Two Ravens or Two Crows) being a derivative of 'The Three Ravens' with a cynical twist. A brave knight lies dead while the two scavengers (ravens) comment on how the hawk and the hound have abandoned their master, while his mistress has already taken another lover (see 10472626). Therefore, they are guaranteed an undisturbed meal of him which they discuss in some gruesome detail
© Mary Evans Picture Library/Mark Furness
'I believe it is peace for our time'
Extract from the Illustrated London News, October 8th 1938, celebrating Chamberlain's triumphant return to England following the Munich Agreement, claimed to have secured peace between Britain and Germany. Pictures from top right as follows: 1)Mr. Chamberlain's leaves Heston Airport for Buckingham Palace. 2)Mr. Chamberlain holding the declaration 3)The declaration 4)Outside 10 Downing Street 5)Lord Claredon delivers a message from the King to Mr. Chamberlain 6)The Prime Minister welcomed by Cabinet colleagues on landing at Heston Airport. The celebrations were short lived: less than a year later, world war two had begun.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans