1915 World War WW1 Original Magazine MABEL ST CLAIR STOBART Malborghetto Fort Italy (0700)

Product code: War Ills. 9 Nov 15
£16.50

Thirteen pages (26 sides) of:

A magazine detailing events in the First World War WW1

DATED 1915

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

Mrs St Clair Stobart the British Nurse Heroine of the Balkans Tending a Wounded Serbian - front cover from a drawing. This cover is detached from the magazine and I have placed it inside along with the back cover.

Capture of an Enemy Standard Under Heavy Fire: Cpl. W. H. Lappin of the 1st/5th Yorkshire Light Infantry Crawls Over No Man's Land to Report on Positions and Captures a Bulgarian Flag Fixed by the Huns - full front page from a drawing.


Winter Preparations in Gallipoli:

Water Carts and Vehicles Collecting Water Supplies.

Three Naval Airmen Laying The Foundation of Their "Domicile" in Gallipoli: Sub Flight Lieutenants Rose, Kilner, and Bastow.

Highlanders at Work on the Cliff Side Constructing a Breakwater.


Gallipoli: Soldier Assembling a Gigantic Bomb Nearly as High as a ManDestined to be Dropped by a British Airman on to a Turkish Position - full page.

Plight of the Men Women and Children of Serbia: Refugees, men women and children, trudging over a sodden highway in terrible conditions; a cart pulled by oxen in the centre; old man collapsing; and the body of a child by the road - a full page from a very moving drawing by Fortunino Matania.


Russian Scouts on The Alert Near an Outpost Position.

Russian Soldiers Rescuing an Army Horse from a Mudbank; Pigs Temporarily Attached to the Army Field Kitchen are Drinking at the edge of the Mud.

Russian Military Butcher Examining an Ox That A Woman Peasant Offers for Sale.


How Our Lines of Communication are Defended - full page showing 5 photographs.

Italian Guns and Searchlights Seek Austrian Enemy REive- fp showing 5 photos .

The Austrian Fort at Malborghetto in the Carni Alps - fp picture with text; photograph taken by tele-photography at a distance of upwards of two miles.

The Same Austrian fort at Malborghetto After a Bombardment: Pounded into Dust - fp.


Full page entitled Some of the Queer Things Seen in War Time:

Image of a Saint of the Greek Church Found by Germans in a Captured Russian Trench.

A Civilian Internment Camp at Ruhleben: People Waiting for Parcels from England.

Feeding the Birds on a French Carrier Pigeon Automobile Behind the Firing Line.

French Soldier Enjoying the Luxury of a Rough and Ready Shower Bath Behind the French Lines.

Substantial German Dug-out atTroubricot in Champagne

Used as a Ruse De Querre: Dummy Guns Captured by the French


Mira Miksailovitch Ivanoff the Heroic Russian Nurse.

Nurses With One of the Russian Flying Ambulances.

Mlle. Moreau the French Heroine of Seventeen Who Fought Side By Side with The British at Loos Being Decorated by General de Sailly at Versailles

Mlle Moreau Wearing Her Medal. Info aka Emilienne Moreau, The Lady of Loos.


Anzacs Assail a Turkish Trench: Three Australian Soldiers Bombing a Trench; Two later killed - full page from a drawing.

Alsace: Civil Justice Being Administered by a French Officer.

Bagpipes Played by Highland Pipers on a Street in London - hp from a drawing.

Piper Laidlaw of the Kings Own Scottish Borderers on the Occasion of the Advance at Loos - hp showing the piper rallying the soldiers wearing gasmasks, un-nerved by the effects of gas.

Large Body of French Infantry Putting Ashore at Solinika.


Men Honoured:

Corporal A. Clack Army Service Corps.

Lieutenant Commander E. C. Cookson RN.

Assistant Paymaster H. M. Fitch RN.

Com. C. P. Talbot RN.

Captain Robert Loraine RFC.

Cpl J. C. Allpress RHA Receiving Medal From Brig. Gen. T. F. Bushe.

Lance Corporal Beale Royal Engineers Presented DCM By Gen Sir Francis Lloyd.

Sec. Lt. R. Rawlins RHA Presented DCM by Brig. Gen. T. F. Bushe

2nd Lt. N. E. Webster - Sherwood Foresters.

Lt. G. H. Wyndham-Green - seaforth /highlanders.

Captain W. C. Wilson - 2nd Leicestershire Regt.

Captain P. H. Hansen VC - Lincolnshire Regt.

Lance Sgt J. williams - Royal Welsh Fusiliers.


HRH The Duke of Connaught Taking the Salute of the 72nd Canadian Overseas Battalion at Vancouver.

Duke of Connaught With Staff Members Reviewing New Recruits of the 72nd Battalion.

Governor General of the Dominion Delivering a Farewell Message to a Regiment Before Its Departure to England.


Diagrams: How Semaphore Spells Out the Name of King Goerge - - Distinguishing Badges worn on the Arms by Petty Officers, Mane and Boys in the Royal Navy - - Stripes of Rank Worn on the Arms by Officers of the Royal Navy - full page back cover which is detached; I have tucked the page inside the magazine.
 

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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:

Article by Carlyon Bellairs RN on the war at sea, the Navy etc. - second Phase of the Naval War.

The War in the Air by C. G. Grey

Article on the events etc in the war by F. A. McKenzie War Correspondent: New Ways of Warfare

The Currency of Nations.

The Death and Resurrection of the Foreign Legion - Part XXXI.

Drum Taps: Notes on War News - back cover; as described above. Sleekburnc.1812

If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. for a Birthday or anniversary etc please ask. This magazine is an original and used issue, not printed on the best of quality paper, but it more than makes up for this in terms of written content with many images. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

It measures 285mmx220mm (11.25 x 8.5 inches) approx. The spine has been repaired/reinforced at some time with like paper. There are binding witness marks to all pages. There is age yellowing and spotting/foxing and some marking. As stated above the front and back outer cover pages are separate; I have tucked them into the inside pages.The photographic images, sketches etc. vary in size.

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 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. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. The descriptive text in my listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page. "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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Code War Ills. 9 Nov 15
Condition Used