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DETERDING AIDS REICH AS WAY TO BAR REDS

THE NEW YORK TIMES: DETERDING AIDS REICH AS WAY TO BAR REDS: 31 December 1937 Explains Purpose of Plan to Buy Netherland Food Products for Shipment to Germany. Wireless to THE NEW YORK TIMES AMSTERDAM. The Netherlands.  Dec. 30.–In a statement appearing in the leading newspapers here, Sir Henri Deterding, chairman of the Royal Dutch […]

SIR HENRI DETERDING EXPLAINS BIG GIFT TO AID GERMANY

The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser: 31 December 1936, Page 1 SIR HENRI DETERDING EXPLAINS BIG GIFT TO AID GERMANY Sir Henri Deterding, in an interview, said his gift of 10,000,000 florins to buy agricultural products in Holland for Germany, was actuated by the necessity of doing away with cumbersome restrictions and helping to […]

SIR HENRI DETERDING’S CAMPAIGN

Article published 31 December 1936 on page 10 of The Sydney Morning Herald SIR HENRI DETERDING’S CAMPAIGN. Reason for £1,000,000 Gift. LONDON, Dec. 30.  Sir Henri Deterding, director-general of the Royal Dutch Petroleum Company, and a director of the Shell Transport and Trading Co., Ltd., who has given £1,000,000 for the purchase of Dutch produce […]

DUTCHMAN’S GIFT TO GERMANY

The Advertiser Adelaide, SA Thursday 31 December 1936 Page 17: (Complete Article) Communism And Trade Barriers Aimed At Australian Associated Pres. THE HAGUE, December 29. Indicating that his gift of £1,000,000 to purchase produce for export to Germany was aimed to circumvent economic restrictions and communism. Henri Deterding, Director-General o! the Royal Dutch Petroleum Co, […]

Sir Henri Deterding And The Nazis

The Straits Times, 30 December 1936, Page 11 Sir Henri Deterding And The Nazis. Berlin, Dec. 20. The Dutch oil king, Sir Henri Deterding, is giving 10,000,000 Dutch florins to buy agricultural products in Holland for Germany. The official Nazi organ, Der Angriff, describes the gift as a gigantic one of foodstuffs for “the winter […]

Sir Henri Deterding has given £1,000,000 for the purchase of farm products for export to Germany

FROM THE ARGUS (MELBOURNE) NEWSPAPER AUSTRALIA PUBLISHED 30 December 1936 IMPERIAL AND FOREIGN Messages from the Continent Indicate; that neither Slgnor Mussolini nor Herr Hitler is hastening to reply to the communication sent by Great Britain and France about the enlistment of volunteers in Spain. Great Britain and Japan have formally informed the United States of their intention […]

UNEXPECTED AID FOR GERMANY

The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA) Wednesday 30 December 1936 Page 11 (Complete Article) £1,000.000 Purchase Of Dutch Produce THE HAGUE. December 28. With a view to assisting Dutch farmers, Sir Henri Deterding, Director-General of the Royal Dutch Petroleum Co., has given £1,000.000 to purchase produce for export to Germany. The gift is said not to be […]

DUTCH SHELL HEAD TO BUY DUTCH FARM PRODUCTS FOR GERMANY

SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS: DUTCH SHELL HEAD TO BUY DUTCH FARM PRODUCTS FOR GERMANY: Wednesday 30 December 1936 DUTCH SHELL HEAD TO BUY DUTCH FARM PRODUCTS FOR GERMANY The rise of a new agrarian party in the Netherlands, dominated by Sir Henri Deterding, may result from the oil magnate’s large-scale purchases of Dutch farm products for […]

Deterding £1,000,000 donation to Nazi Germany

The Manchester Guardian Tuesday 29 December 1936 Page 9 Extract £1,000.000 TO BUY FOOD Helping Germany SIR H. DETERDING PROVIDES MONEY The report is published in the official Nazi newspaper “Angriff,” under the headline “Deterding Plans Gigantic Gift of Foodstuff for the “Winter Help.”

£1,100,000 Gift to Germany FOR FOOD PURCHASE

The Scotsman – Tuesday, 29 December 1936, Page 9

News Reports of Sir Henri Deterding Food Donations to Nazi Germany

The Scotsman: £1,100,000 Gift to Germany FOR FOOD PURCHASE: 28 December 1936 (Contains confirmation of the report of the gift) The Nation: Dutch State and literary newspaper: Sir Henri Deterding and the Dutch agriculture: Purchase for Germany: 28 December 1936 The Manchester Guardian: £1,000,000 TO BUT FOOD: Helping Germany: SIR H. DETERDING PROVIDES MONEY: Tuesday […]