Thousands of Kussian girls aided their soldiery in digging trenchos to prevent theGermans from crossing the Vistula. Infantry recruits are paid at first as little as a halfpenny per day in the French army, and all wages are paid every fifth day. A British naval gun will fire a I,ooolb projectile four miles with such rapidity that four of them will be in the air at the same time.
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Page 5 Advertisements Column 2, Evening Star, Issue 15703, 18 January 1915