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PLAYTHINGS

I/a*t year the shops were crowded With soldier suits and guns— The presents that at Chriatmtustide Wo give our little sons; And many a glittering trumpet, And many a sword and drum;. But as they're made in Germany, This year they will riot come, We shall not give our boys Such-very warlike playthings, Such military toys; Perhaps another season "We shall not find it sweet To watch this game of soldier am Who dream not of defeat.

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PLAYTHINGS, Issue 15683, 23 December 1914

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PLAYTHINGS Issue 15683, 23 December 1914

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