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Figure 2

Page in a magazine showing a colour photograph of a woman cooking over a stove. The caption reads coal has yielded up its riches

‘The Story Ends. Coal has yielded up its riches.’ In Compton Mackenzie, The Vital Flame (London: Frederick Muller, 1947. Published for the British Gas Council), plate 32