A Newspaper Proprietor: H G Wells


If Max [Beaverbrook] gets to heaven, he won’t last long. He will be chucked out for trying to pull off a merger between heaven and hell… after having secured a controlling interest in key subsidiary companies in both places, of course.

H G Wells 1866-1946

quoted in Beaverbrook (1972) by A J P Taylor

The illustration is copyright: AnatolyM via Shutterstock

About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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