1915 THE GRAPHIC Newspaper SMYRNA Warsaw Trenches KAISER CARTOON Battle (3632)

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Hertfordshire Territorials Zillebeke STAFFORDSHIRE REGIMENT ZONNEBEKE Flanders NAVAL PATROLS Trenches Before Warsaw Vistula Area CONVALESCENT HOME CIMIEZ, NICE Australian Camp Egypt LEVANT MAP




Original Antique WW1 Newspaper

DATE 1915


This first part of the description features a list of images i.e. photographs, maps, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:

Russian Priests on the Battlefield - full front page from a drawing by Arthur Garratt - rows of soldiers being blessed by two priest

Full page entitled Way of the War eight photographs:

VC Heroes at the Mansion House: Two Bandsmen Drummer Bent and Drummer Kenny

Captain Propert of HMS Laertes - info. William Henry Proper

Captain Bell of HMS Thordis, Which Sank a Submarine

The Late Lord Cadogan and the New Countess and Earl - info. George Henry Cadogan - Lilian Eleanor Marie nee Coxon - Gerald Oakley Cadogan

Australian Light Horse Marching Through Melbourne

The National Pony Society's Show at the Agricultural Hall - A Sheltland Pony Collecting Funds for the Red Cross - - Mr Ruxton's Nadir - - Mrs Hunloke's Rennet Childrens Riding Class - three photographs

The German Blockade: The U8 Sunk by British Destroyers off Dover

The U65 Sinking a British Merchant Ship in the North Sea a picture from a German illustrated paper

The British Blockade: One of Our Cruisers About to Take a German Prize in Tow

The Thordis Lying Along the Wharf at Saltash After Ramming a German Submarine

The British Fleet in the Dardanelles in 1878 - from an old picture from The Graphic

Map: Showing the Turkish Port of Smyrna - a full page relief map with detail drawn by G. F. Morrell. Places and areas shown include Chiflik Guardhouse - Paleo Tabia Battery - Keos Tepe Bay - Quarantine Station - Fort Yeni Kale - Deiremtepe - The Two Sisters - Smyrna - Smyrna Governors Palace - Jews Quarter - Temple of Vesta - Railway Piert - Daragaz Point - Burnabad - Manissa - Yemanar Dagh - Eski Fodja - drepano Island - - Akhissah (Thyatira) - Berghama (Pergamos) - Reive - Sandarlik - Mitylen - Balikesri - Tenedos - Gallipoli - Sea of Marmara - Entrance to Dardanelles - Mudania - Constantinople - Philippopolis - etc.

Scenes in German and Austrian Camps - seven photographs:

A German Field Barber

German Field Ambulance Party at Work

Sanitary Precautions

An Austrain Camp in the Carpathians

Two Soldiers Foraging for Food

Boys in a School Collecting Copper for a Campaign

A Nurse Helping a Wounded Soldier In a Vienna Hospital

A French Advanced Trench in the Argonne Country 300 Yards from German Lines - full page from a photograph

French and British Soldiers at the Graves of British Soldiers at Marne

King Constantine and M. Venezelos

Austria: the Archduke Charles Francis Inspecting His Infantry in Russian Poland

Captain H. Somerville of HMS Sapphire c.keenlyside.

Captain C. D. Johnson Who Directed the Submarine Hunt

Lieutenant Commander I. W. Gibson MVO of HMS Albion in the Dardanelles

Vice Admiral Sir R. Peirse - info. Richard Henry Peirse

Midshipmen at Gunnery Practise on Board a British Cruiser

Wellesly College Students Knitting Comforts for Troops in The United States

Officers of the Women's Volunteer Reserve

French Actress Mme Rejane at the Coliseum Theatre

The Hertfordshire Territorials Sniping The German Snipers at Zillebeke Belgium - a full page drawn by Ralph Cleaver from a sketch by Private Nightingale, 1st Hertfordshire Territorials

Portsmouth and The Town's Battalion Marching Off

The City of London National Guard Marching in Their New Corps uniform in London

A Coloured Recruit for the British Army: Eldridge Eastman the Sprinter Has Joined the Northumberland Fusiliers

The 104th Anniversary of the Battle of Barossa: Scots Guards Displaying a Laurel wreath Above the Colour

Queen Alexandra Inspecting Motor Ambulances Provided by the City of London Russian Cavalry Presentation Fund

The Call of Egypt :

The Australian Camp

The Australian Remounts Depot at Abbassia near Cairo

Turkish Prisoners Marching Out of Cairo to the Concentration Camp at Tura - double page

Full page entitled The Sick Man of Europe: Some Death-bed Scenes of the Unspeakable Turk three drawings by Donald Maxwell:

The Enemy at the Gate: French and British Warships at the Entrance to the Dardanelles,

Constantinople Boats Crossing the Bosporus from the European to the Asiatic Side

Konia Where the Turks are Transferring Their Seat of Government

Full page, showing two drawings by Donald Maxwell, entitled The Real Armageddon: The Scenes of the Symbolic Conflict of the Apocalypse:

A Village of Armageddon - The Great Plains between Samaria and Nazareth

The Plain of Esdraelon from a Spur of Mount Carmel Showing Mount Tabor and the Kison, Wherin the Hosts of Sisera Were Engulfed

Canadian Artillery and Cavalry Training On Salisbury Plain - from two paintings by R. G. Mathews

Near Zonnebeke in Flanders: German Soldiers Dressed in British Uniforms Open Fire on British Troops - a full page Drawn by Frank Dadd From a Description by Private T. Horton of the Staffordshire Regiment

Cossacks Charging Austrians in Rear and Flank in the Snow Covered Carpathians - Double centre page drawn by J. H. Jurres

Full page showing three sketches by a Naval Lieutenant Reproduced in Facsimile entitled The Stern Vigil of the Lonely Seas in War Time:

A Light Cruiser Examining a Trawler

Destroyers and Seaplanes Scouting in Company

Destroyers in Heavy Weather

Englands Answer To the German Bogus Blockade: Busy Shipping on the River Thames with Ships Coming and Going - a full page from a drawing by Charles Dixon

The Bread Line in Berlin. A Fantasy by David Wilson - a cartoon of the Kaiser and his generals etc. standing in the daily war bread queue with his bread ticket

The Struggle on The Vistula - full page showing three photographs of German trenches near Warsaw

Horses For the Front: Horsees on Board the Thompson Liner Fremona En route from Portland Maine to Bordeaux

Horses For Egypt - A Train Loaded Miel With Camels on the Way to the Suez Canal

The Roll of Honour - Officers Killed or Wounded in Action or In The Service of Their Country Directly Incidental to the Great War - Full page:

Midshipman G. E. Brown RNR - HMS Clan McNaughton - Missing sleekburnc.

Captain F. W. Darwall - Northampton Regiment - Wounded

Commander R. Jeffreys RN - HMS Clan McNaughton - Missing

Staff Surgeon G. Moore-Anderson - HMS Clan McNaughton - Missing

Lieutenant R. M. Heywood - 3rd Battalion The Buffs - Killed

Lieutenant N. W. R. King - 16th Queens Lancers - Killed

2nd Lieutenant R. Gerald Milburn - East Surrey Regiment - Killed

2nd Lieutenant C. A. Hudson Hillier - 2nd Monmouth Regiment - died of Wounds

Lieutenant R. McC. Harrison Wallace - The Royal Scots - Wounded

Lieutenant John F. Burbury - Royal West Kent Regiment - Killed

Lieutenant H. G. Evan-Jones - Welsh Regiment - Killed

Captain E. Graeme Ozanne - 3rd Royal Fusiliers

Lt H. B. Stone - 3rd London Field Company RE - Killed

Lieutenant S. Tudor Barr - 3rd King's Own Hussars - Killed

2nd Lieutenant E. R. Folker - York and Lancaster Regiment - Killed

Lieutenant D. Ronald Cross - 16th Queens Lancers - Killed

Lieutenant J. K. Mather - York and Lancaster Regiment - Killed

Lieutenant W. H. Coulter - 9th Lancers - Killed - Mentioned in Despatches

Lieutenant H. Gough Davis - Norfolk Regiment - Killed

Lieutenant L. H. V. Fraser - 4th Middlesex Regiment - Killed

Captain M. G. Osborne - Rifle Brigade - Died of Wounds

Captain R. G. Legge - 2nd Devons - Missing

Lieutenant Vivian T. T Rea - 2nd Royal Irish Rifles - Killed

Lieutenant W. D. Nicholson - 2nd Cameron Highlanders - Killed

Queen Mary's Convalescent Home for Officers: A Group at the Grand Hotel, Cimiez, Nice - a group photograph with Lady Michelham, nurses, doctors, officers etc.

Wounded Soldiers Reading the Daily Graphic in a French Hospital

Brighton: Invalids on the Pier - eleven Indian Sikh etc. soldiers

Sir Thomas Lipton in Serbia with Three Nurses and a Doctor

Destroyers Patrolling Off Dover - a full page Study in Black and White from a painting by Charles Pears - a full page advert for Buchanan's Scotch Whisky

Carron Kitchen Range - advert for the Carron Co. Ltd of Stirlingshire, and Sheffield

Four Crown Whisky - advert

Oxo - Full page advert showing an Oxo container for hospital use at ther front, and a drawing of a submarine in rough seas

A Letter Patent Signed Thomas Crumwell 9 March 1538, appointing Edward Seymour the Earl of Hertford to sure defence and keeping of the town of Calais etc

Lemco - advert

Players Navy Cut Tobacco - a half page advert showing an excerpt from a letter written at North Staffordshire Infirmary, from a Private G. Dowsell 9443 2nd Welsh Regiment

Foots Adjustable Rest Chair, Wheelchairs and Bed Tables - advert

Castle Collars from Robinson and Cleaver - advert

Bensdorp's Royal Dutch Cocoa - advert

A picture qublished in The Graphic twenty five years ago shows the Kiss of Fealty at the Drawing room in Dublin Castland titled What Lord Cadogan Abolished

Mellins Baby Food - advert

Silvo Silver Polish from Rekcitt and Sons of Hull - advert

J. And G. Stewart Ltd Whisky - advert

HP Sauce - advert

Egerton Burnett Ltd - Three fashion designs; advert

An American Big Ben Clock

Iona Scotch Whisky by G. and J. Maclachlan Ltd Glasgow - advert

Dunlop Tyres - advert

La-Rola - Advert

Clemak Razor - advert showing a bulldog with the razor in it's mouth

General Louis Botha and His Son on Active Service Photographed with Their Vauxhall car



This second part of the description features items of news, articles etc. but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:

The Way of the War

Caption article for the Smyrna, Turkey map

Book Review page

What's In a Name? - a list of Germanic names metamorphosed; ie Schindler to Sinclair - Schmidt to Smith - Meinhardt to Fryer - etc (28 names)

The Deserted Village by S. L. Bensusan

Crowned Combatants in the Zodiac

The Belooches in France

Odds and Ends of Interest

Motoring And Aviation by Edwin Campbell. sleekburnc. 1303


This is an original USED newspaper not a scan and not a later re-print.

A publication similar to The Illustrated London News, The Graphic was a weekly illustrated newspaper published by H. R. Baines and Company Ltd of Tallis House, Whitefriars, City of London. If there is a particular date you require regarding this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask.

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. 18 pages (36 sides). It measures 395 x 285 mm (15.5 x 11.25inches). There is no outer advertising cover. There are binding witness marks to the spine. Some of the pages are loose . There is some age yellowing. The images vary in size. The images are NOT in colour unless otherwise stated.

PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present As far as I can tell there are no other pages missing, but if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying. The process of the page numbering in The Graphic issues carry on from the previous issue therefore do not start at number 1. This item will be packaged in a tube.

The descriptive text in my listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page. Please be aware there maybe typo/ spelling errors etc. "Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.

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Product Code 3632 (Wt. 350g)
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