THE Editor of the Spertaior offers a first prize of Lie tog, and a second prize of E5 ss. for a short story of not more than 1,5oo words, written in English. Entries should .be typed or legibly written on one side of the paper only, and should reach the Editor not later than February rst, 1932 Envelopes should be clearly marked " Christmas Competi. tion." The result will be announced in our issue of March 5th. No stories can be returned. The winning two entries will, dot sufficient merit, be published in the Spectator.