Great Britain: Trollope, Not Tide


BETTER TRANSPORT. That promise, in five columns of type across newspaper pages, was made last week by the Conservative Party, launching its first advertising campaign since its You-Never-Had-It-So-Good series in 1959. The Tories' new theme: "Britain is modernizing NOW—and only the Conservatives have got what it takes to see the job through."

Though the government has yet to set a date for the election, the costly manifesto suggested that Prime Minister Macmillan intends to go to the people sooner rather than later—perhaps in the fall. Next day the Opposition...

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