Victorian Newspaper THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Dated 1877 RUSSO-TURKISH WAR Koceljeva Serbia BYALA BULGARIA HMS Iris Ship KIZILTEPE BATTLE Grivitsa Pleven Loght COLONEL JOSEPH ANDERSON
The Russo-Turkish War – Arrival of a Despatch on the Battlefield - - - The Battle of Kaceljevo - - - After the Battle of Kaceljevo, Meeting of Achmed Eyoub and Nedjib Pasha - - - Interrogating a Wounded Russian Soldier ' full front page of sketches – info. Serbia koceljeva.
The War - A Russian Position near Biela.
The March on Biela.
Calling to Prayer The Night Before Battle: Before Biela - info. Byala.
The Late Lieutenant Colonel Joseph Anderson - info. of Melbourne, Australia
HMS Iris The New Despatch Vessel Built of Steel - full page print from engraving.
The War in Armenia and The Battle of Kizil-Tepe: Moukhtar Pasha Turkish Commander - Turkish Reinforcements - Turkish Infantry Engaged; Turkish Battery opn The Kizil Tepe Hill; Russian Skirmihers; Russian Shells Bursting; Russian Occupied Hill; Kurukdara Hill - a wonderful double page print from engraving showing various scenes; from "A Sketch by One of Our Special Artists" drawn by R. Caton Woodville. Loght.
Before Beila: Troops in a Trench Waiting for the Enemy.
The Turkish Attack.
Map: The Battles Near Kars - places named on the map inc. Porsuklu; Alexandrapol; Uzun Ahmed; Kabak; Kazarabad; Kizilkilisa; Kars; Yanilar or Yaghni; Dagh; Bazarjikho; Alam; Kizil Tepe; Kambin - etc.
The Gravitza Redoubt and Right Wing of the Turkish at Plevna - double page.
Close of the Battle of Kaceljevo: The Final Charge reive - double page print from engraving with blank reverse.
Chess Problem by C. M. Baxter of Dundee.
Births Marriages and Deaths
The Weather – Meteorological Observations at the Kew Observatory
The Illustrated London News Editorial
The Court – Royal Comings and Goings
Metropolitan News includes:
School Board for London
Dr Frankland and the Analysis of the Waters Supplied to the Metropolis
Coroners Inquiry into the Death of Frederick John Chalkley at the House of Detention with mention of Detective Allingham and the House of Mr Braham on city Road
The Birbeck Literary and Scientific Institution with Mention of Dr W. B. Richardson FRS – Mister Kegan Paul – Miss Drewrys – Professor Seeley – etc
Births and Deaths in London – numbers of deaths from Smallpox – Scarlet fever – Diphtheria – Whooping Cough – Diarrhoea – etc
Death of the Late Colonel Joseph Anderson Whose Funeral Took Place at St Kilda near Melbourne Australia
HMS Iris the Armed Despatch Vessel
The War – with reference to Special Correspondents and Artist Melton Prior etc
Relief for Victims of the War – with mention of Colonel Loyd Lindsay - miel - The Red Crescent Society – Geneva Convention – Red Cross Society – Captain P. C. Lovett of Luscombe park, Buckinghamshire and his Schooner Yacht Constance – Captain John Pond of Weymouth – The Russian Red Cross Society at 9 Great Winchester St EC, Mr John Sands – Lady Lycett – Mrs Hamilton Fletcher – Mrs John Draper – Mrs Horace Philbrick – Miss de Winton – Mister Edwin H. Baverstock etc
Foreign and Colonial News
The Famine in India
The Mansion House Famine Fund – with a list of funds received from towns all over the country amounting to £354,000
Sculling Championship of England between R. W. Boyd of Newcastle and J. Higgins of London
The London Athletic Club Meeting with mention of W. Gale and his Walk of 1500 miles
Trade Returns for September
Full page of adverts
Between The Lom and Jantra – The War
The Campaign in Armenia
Music with mention of the Concerts at Crystal Palace – Mr Arthur Sullivan – Mr Calvert – Hackney Choral Association and Mr E. Prout –The Glasgow Choral and Orchestral Concerts with Mr H. A. Lambeth and Mr J. T. Carrodus – etc
The Late Mlle Titiens Who Was Buried at Kensal Green – opera singer
The Sanitary Congress at Leamington – with mention of Dr G. Wilson Medical Officer of Mid Warwicks – Dr Richardson – Miss Rose Adams Secretary of the London Ladies Sanitary Association – Dr Bartlett – Surgeon Major Chaumot of Netley – Dr Russell of Edinburgh – Rev J. W. Leigh – Mr W. Eassie CE
Obituary of Eminent Persons includes:
The Right Hon. Sir Edward Granville Eliot The Earl of St Germans in the County of Cornwall
Sir Charles Hale Rumbold died at the Cape of Good Hope
Major General Lousada Barrow CB Late Chief Commissioner of Oude died at his Residence at Ryde Isle of Wight
Deaths – Short Announcements: George Gillman a Banker of Portsmouth - - - Percival Wormald Esq died at Gomersal Yorks - - - Rev. Joh Sloper at West Woodhay House - - - Rev. Charles Ffennell M'Carthy DD Rector at St Werberghs Dublin - - - Helen Stewart Lady Kirkpatrick of Closeburn NB (Scotland) - - - Major General Arnold E. Burmester - - - Charles Sergison Smith Esq of consall hall Stafforshire - - - D. Rieve - - - William Henshaw Mus. D and Organist of Durham Cathedral - - - John Daviews Es of Marrington Hall, Chirbury - - - Colonel Evan Morgan of St Helen's Swansea - - - Thomas Tucker Edwardes Esq at His Residence Cleddan Lodge Pembrokeshire - - - Colonel Henry Creed late Bombay Horse - - - Major General Frederick Marow Eardley-Wilmot RA FRS at Foxhills, near Chertsey - - - Dame Charlotte Pole relict of Sir William Templer Pole of Shute House Devon, died at Bayford Grenge herts - - - Elizabeth Ann Lady Steele Graves of Mickleton Manor, Gloucestershire died suddenly at Weston Super Mare - - - Hon. Charles Skeffington Clements died at Mortimer
Wills and Bequests includes:
Miss Frances Dealtry of Bryanston Square London.
Rev. Thomas Olivir Goodchild Rector of St John at hackney who died at Folkestone.
Mr John Halsey Law, Barrister and Fellow of Kings College Cambridge who died a 2 Cintra Terrace Cambridge.
Rev. Augustus Cooper late of Upper Norwood. c.keenlyside.
Sir Thomas Davies Lloyd late of Bronwydd Llandyssil, Cardiganshire.
Right Hon. Paget Standish O'Grady, Viscount Guillamore and Baron O'grady late of Rock Barton in the County of Limerick Ireland.
Appointments include Mr Arthur Wood Surgeon of Kirbymoorside – small.
Librarians in Congress – The Conference of Librarians at the London Institution - with mention of Professor the Abbate Mondino of the Biblioteca Nazionale, Palermo – Dr Coxe of the Bodleian Library – Sir Redmond Barry of Victoria Melbourne – Baron de Watteville of Paris – Sir W. Stirling Maxwell – Professor Justin Winsor of Harvard university – Mr Lloyd P. Smith of Philadelphia – Mr W. H. Poole of Chicago – Mr Melvil Dewey of Amherst College Massachusetts – M. Le Comte de Marsy of Compiegne – Mr Bullen and Mr Richard Garnett of British Museum – Mr Overall of Guildhall – Mr E. B. Nicholson of London Institution – Sir C. Reed of the School – Mr B. R. Wheatley of the Royal Medical And Chirurgical Society – Mr Palmow of Oxford – Mr E. B. Nicholson – Mr Vickers of Cincinnati – Mr S. S. Green of Worcester Library Massachusetts – Mr Martineau British Museum.
The New Dock at Fleetwood Lancashire by Direction of Sir John Hawkshaw. 1304
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