Saint Andrew’s Day – 30 November

Posted on November 29th, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

To celebrate St Andrew’s day, here are two newspaper stories (from 1920 and 1925) that explore the history/legend/myth of the national saint of Scotland.

historical newspaper report on saint andrew

The Evening Telegraph – Monday 30 November 1925

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000563/19251130/016/0002

historical newspaper report on saint andrew

The Evening Telegraph – Tuesday 30 November 1920

Image © D.C.Thomson & Co. Ltd. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000563/19201130/015/0002

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    St Andrews day you learn something every day