TITLE

Sex, lies and the Home Office: The Pemberton Billing trial (1918) and the Black Book

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Gerry R.
PUB. DATE
December 1995
SOURCE
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Winter95, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on an editorial previously published in the journal "Bulletin" concerning access to public records, in particular, to the Home Office file on the criminal libel trial of notorious journalist Pemberton Billing in 1918. Claim of Billing that German agents had compiled a Black Book containing the names of British sexual perverts and moral degenerates; Revelation of the defense witness on the personalities included in the Black Book.
ACCESSION #
5815600

 

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