Medical Association for Prevention of War – Upcoming Talk

This is a quick update for members who may find the following talk of interest (Muriel herself was a life-long pacifist). The South Australian Branch of the Medical Association for Prevention of War is holding a talk on Friday, 25 May at 7.15pm in the Adelaide CBD. The topic of the talk is ‘The Nuclear… Continue reading Medical Association for Prevention of War – Upcoming Talk

The Grille Incident Depicted in the 1935 British Film ‘Royal Cavalcade’

It has recently come to light that Muriel Matters’ involvement in the Grille Protest was dramatized in the ‘Royal Cavalcade’ – a British black and white film from 1935. The drama is a pastiche of notable events from the previous twenty-five years that was commissioned to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of King George V. Actual newsreel footage appears… Continue reading The Grille Incident Depicted in the 1935 British Film ‘Royal Cavalcade’