A. G. Gardiner
Who is A. G. Gardiner?
A. G. Gardiner a.k.a. Alfred George Gardiner was a British journalist and author. His essays, written under the pen-name Alpha of the Plough, are highly regarded. He was also Chairman of the National Anti-Sweating League, an advocacy group which campaigned for a minimum wage in industry.
- born in (150 years ago) in Chelmsford
- profession: Journalist
- died in (69 years ago)
- written works: "Prophets, priests, & kings", "Pebbles on the Shore", "Alpha of the plough", "John Benn and the progressive movement", "The life of Sir William Harcourt", "The war lords", "Portraits and portents", "Mr. Hilaire Belloc", "The Anglo-American future", "Life of George Cadbury"
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The Home Front Encyclopedia (2007)
United States, Britain, and Canada in World Wars I and II by James Ciment, Thaddeus Russell
Fleet Street Radical: A. G. Gardiner and the Daily News. London: Allen Lane, 1973. Koss, Stephen. The Rise and Fall of the Political Press in Britain, ...
by Laurel Brake, Marysa Demoor
Under Cadbury, alcohol and betting advertising* were excluded and the paper continued to express Liberal Party, Nonconformist views under the editorship of A. G. Gardiner. The Daily News merged* with the Morning Leader as the Daily ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
Mr A. G. Gardiner became editor in 1902; and in 1904 considerable changes were made in the style of the paper, which was reduced in price to a halfpenny.
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Quotes about A. G. Gardiner
When we bring back with us the objects most dear, and find those we left unchanged, we are tempted to doubt the lapse of time; but one link in the chain of affection broken, and every thing seems altered. (Marguerite Gardiner)
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