The Daily Telegraph magazine - 14 June 1974 Good condition for age - yellowing to page edges WILL OIL MAKE US RICH? - The questions started to flow long before North Sea oil iteself. How is it extracted? What will it be used for? How long will it last? Will this oil bring unprecedented prosperity... or a new scale of industrial squalor? Who pays? Who looks likely to profit? John Fowler provides the answers to the questions everybody has been asking 4½ pages
LIVING ON OUR NEW FRONTIER - Roustabouts roaring drunkenly through frequent shore leaves? Tight-lipped, computer-minded geologists? June 1940, after the armistice between France and Germany, nothing seemed to lie between Britain and invasion but the Channel. In all the country there were only 80 heavy tanks; only 100,000 rifles for the 471,000 men of the Home Guard. How did British strategists respond? Correlli Barnett continues our series, The Defence of Britain 5 pages
COLONEL GUBBINS'S SECRET ARMY - Few people to this day know of the underground resistance movement organised in Britain during the Second World War. Poised to act in the event of a German invasion, its members garrisoned hideouts of their own devising. They were regarded as expendable; and each realised this 3½ pages
THE VILLAGE STREET AS FRONT LINE - While our strategists debated and pondered, in the ordinary person's mind there was no place where the Germans might not invade. Preparations were multifarious... but all were carried out with total, unquestioning dedication. Richard Cox talked to individuals around Britain about their particular reminiscences of summer, 1940 3¼ pages
CAVALIER AMONG THE ROUNDHEADS - The climate of Suffolk is spare, the people not given to ostentation. Yet Robert Carrier, flamboyant gourmet, writer and restaurateur, has chosen to settle at Hintlesham Hall. But a grand house run in the grand manner brings Carrier's own life a full circle 2 pages
REPORT ON A MAN, BUGGED WITH GLASS DEVICES - A short story by Douglas Dunn ¾ page
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