A Word for Scotland

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This is the inside story of a newspaper and nation over five decades. This birth, death and the rebirth of The Scottish Daily Express.

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Foreword7(4)
Preface11(2)




A Word for Scotland

13(9)




Keep your nose out of it

22(9)




Go in on tiptoe

31(5)




The Graduate Gang

36(4)




All at sea and upside down

40(6)




To Mecca and back

46(3)




The Sultan of the Alhambra

49(11)




No fiery cross for Prince Charming

60(5)




The Athenia and U-boat lies

65(7)




White ankle socks to nylons

72(6)




The ragamuffins

78(2)




The miracle of Knockshinnoch

80(3)




The Destiny Stone

83(5)




Is that all right? the Queen asked

88(6)




Never on a Sunday

94(2)




The Princess Victoria Disaster

96(3)




Not just the Coronation

99(5)




Codename Snowdrop

104(4)




The `Top Twenty' killer

108(5)




The Nameless Ones

113(4)




Tears for a nice wee paper

117(7)




Living with poor relations

124(6)




To trap murderer Manuel

130(7)




Bishops in the Kirk

137(2)




Hell Street, C.3.

139(4)




Trouble in Paradise

143(2)




12,000 reasons

145(3)




A black eye for Big Brother

148(2)




Truce with the enemy

150(3)




A bishop defies his church

153(3)




Big names make news

156(8)




To right any wrong...

164(6)




Jackie Green knew it

170(3)




The Father of his people

173(3)




Plastic flowers for heroes

176(5)




Paddy is held for murder

181(3)




The `Dirty Dozen'

184(4)




A journalist censors his paper

188(5)




A different war zone

193(3)




Gorgeous Lord George

196(3)




We hadn't just cried `Wolf!'

199(5)
Epilogue204(5)
Acknowledgements: The Good Companions209(1)
Index210