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Employer Fay Weldon
From Saffron Walden FW commuted to London to work for the Daily Mirror, answering readers' queries about hire purchase problems. She was threatened with the sack after losing a bit of stained blanket she...

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October 1938
The first British political Gallup poll ever taken, about public support for the Prime Minister, Neville Chamberlain , revealed general approval for him and his recent peace mission (although those who disagreed did so very strongly).
October 1938
The first British political Gallup poll ever taken, about public support for the Prime Minister, Neville Chamberlain , revealed general approval for him and his recent peace mission (although those who disagreed did so very strongly).
October 1950
A Gallup Poll found that 48 percent of respondents read detective fiction; among the favourite authors were Edgar Wallace , Conan Doyle , and Agatha Christie .