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tell yon, when it- <•<• My mother's just " tl |u\' tolls ine- all I wai "ITiout ever CTfttin' cr< Wd think flic'd "ot At school I know I do 'Bou + Washington, n.nd PJvmotitK Hock, And 1492. But mother sava : " The war with Spain Was fought "in '93— Tim year you all had'chicken-pox. Exceptin' little Kat-e. '•That year, of conree, tho Spanish ship? Were "sunk in Cuba's channels; 'Twas summer, for I'd put away You children's winter flannel*. " The Boer War in Africa — That was a dreadful thing ! B<??an in '99, I know, Jack broke his arm that spring." A company of British infantry consists lof 120 on a war footing. Eight companies j form a battalion, and lour battalions con. UutujLe a bxuiada.

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Page 8 Advertisements Column 1, Evening Star, Issue 15635, 28 October 1914

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Page 8 Advertisements Column 1 Evening Star, Issue 15635, 28 October 1914

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