1915 WW1 Print FOOTBALLERS BATTALION Army Marathon Windsor Bridge GERMAN UBOATS

Product code: ILN 8 (20Mar1915 120g) 12Sep2016
£23.50
1915 WW1 print showing the Footballers Battalion, and other sporting battalions etc. On reverse of page are naval aspects and German submarine activity.

1915 WW1 Footballers Battalion ARMY SPORTS Sicily Lifeboat Rescue NAVAL German Austrian Submarines


THE GRAPHIC Newspaper

DATED 1915

A wonderful full page titled Mr. Atkins's Interest in Games. It shows eight photographs with titles:
Footballers Battalion at Herne Hill Watching a Game of Football During Which They Did a Little Recruiting.
Army Marathon, Windsor to Fulham, Won by Gunner E. V. Joslin - shows the runners crossing Windsor Town Bridge.
Goatskins in France.
9th Suffolks Recruiting.
Shell Pockets.
Watching Racing.
Eton Boys in Training.
Officers New Kit.

On the reverse is a page entitled The Naval Aspect of the Weeks News. The Process of Attrition Applied to the German Submarine and shows seven images:
Submarine U29 About to Torpedo a Steamer and The Scilly Lifeboat Bringing in the Crews of Some of Her Victims x2.
Submarine U12 Which Was Rammed and Sunk by HMS Ariel with Loss of Lives.
French Success in the Adriatic: The Waldeck Rousseau Sinking an Austrian Submarine - from a painting by Paul Levere.
the Dresden, Sent to the Bottom on Sunday.
All That is Left of the Emden.
The American W. P. Frye, Sunk by the Germans (sail ship). Sleekburnc. 2003

CONDITION/DIMENSIONS

This page is from an original newspaper from the date stated; 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.

The page measures overall 390 x 270 mm (15.25 x 10.75inches ) approx. including borders. It is in very good condition. It is printed on both sides. There is very little age yellowing. Either side is suitable for framing. The date and page numbers are in the margins/border. The descriptive text in my listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page. This item will be packaged in a tube. Please note that I don't make any profit on postage and packing; it is done at cost.

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Product Code ILN 8 (20Mar1915 120g) 12Sep2016