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VERDUN MAP Jutland Casualties SAMPSON TCHERNOFF Wostock Alberta Canada EDWARD PRINCE OF WALES Indian Soldiers




14 pages (28 sides) Original Weekly Newspaper

DATE 1916


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:

Captain HRH Edward Prince of Wales and Duke of Cornwall - Who Attains the Age of 22 - full front page photograph by Realistic Travels; Copyright Belonging to the King.

The Allies Economic Conference in Paris.

Showing Russian Wounded How Kitcheners Armies Were Raised - - Serbian Soldiers Making Merry at Salonika - - Russian Children Looking at Collection of British Recruiting Posters - x3 photos.

Double page titled The Patriotism of The Unconscripted Briton showing The Volunteer Training Corps of the London Establishment in Hyde Park:

Lord Desborough at the Review

National guard and the North London Regiment During the Inspection.

lord French and General Sir O'Moore Creagh.

The March Past Before Lord French of the London Volunteer Corps.

Lord French Inspecting a Plain Clothes Unit.

Plus three other photos.

Personal Aspect of the Weeks War News Particularly as Regards the Fleet:

General Letchitsky the Captor of Czernovitz.Sleekburnc.

Vice Admiral Kanin - Comminding Russias Baltic Fleet.

M. Skouloudis the Evasive Greek Premier.

The Late F. M. Von Moltke the Man Who Planned the War.

the Late Commander L. H. Shore of HMS Invincible.

The Late Lieutenant Rippon RFC - Killed in an Air Accident.

Late Sub. Lt. T. H. Sharples of HMS Hampshire.

Late Major D. M. Tomlinson - Royal Scots - Died from Wounds.

The Late Sub. Lt. F. A. Single - Killed in the North Sea Battle.

The Late Midshipman H. J. Tuson - HMS Indefatigable.

The Late Surgeon G. B. Moon - Killed in the north Sea Battle (Jutland).

Late Lt. H. J. S. Kimbell - Died of Blood Poisoning.

Pictorial Map titled The French Stand at Verdun - A Rock on Which the Kaiser is Shattering His Legions - a full page map drawn by G. F. Morrell showing the original German line at end of 1915 - Present German Line. It covers an area from Montmedy, Dun, MeDamvilliers in the North down to Verdun, Fort Dehaudainville and Fort de Dugny in the south. Other p0laces shown include the Railway lines - Main Road to Paris - Canals - Forts around Verdun - Douaumont and Forts de Vaux etc - Brabant - Forges - le Mort homme or Dead Man Hill - reive - Hill 295 - Goose Ridge - Chattancourt - Cumieres - and much more

Indian Fighters at a Shoot at Mme Collini's In France: HH Lt Col. Raja Sir Sajjan Singh of Ratlam - Raj KumarCapt Sirdar Singh - Rao Raja Kanwar Lt. Sagat Singh and others. Plus two small photographs to head the article showing Sir Partap Singh and Maharaja of Jodhpur.

Notable Indian Soldiers Honoured by the King: H.H. Lt. General Maharaja Sir Partap Singh - Rao Raja Kanwar Hanwat Singh - HH Lt Colonel Raja Sir Sajjan Singh of Ratlam. miel - full page from a photograph by W. and D. Downey; with ornate borders of snakes tigers etc.

The Sailors Sport - cartoon sketches by a sailor.

Scenes with General Smuts Advance in German East Africa: Drought Oxen Watering - Temporary Bridge over the Hino River - full page showing 2pics.

Full page titled The Occupations of the Poilu When Not Otherwise Engaged: Making Finger Rings from Shell Fuses - - Cobbler Repairing Footgear Behind the Lines - - Bungalow on the Battlefield, A Row of Elaborate Dug-Outs in an Argonne Forest - - Cook Preparing Dinner in a Rest Cmap - - As a Postman Sorting Out Letters for the Trenches.

The Sufferings of Serbia- Photographs by Sampson Tchernoff:

Retreat of the Serbian Army Over the Tchakor Mountain

King Peter on the Battlefield.

Serbia in 1915 - shows a woman with her two children standing next to the body of her dead husband.

On the Right of the Russian Line: The Repulse of German Attack in the Lake District Near Dvinsk - a double center page from a drawing by J. Wladimiroff Our Special Artist in Russia, and Passed for Publication in the Graphic by the Russian Censor - info. Ivan Alexejevitch Vladimirov was a Russian Soviet painter.

The Late Father Gwynn SJ of the Irish Guards Who Was Killed While Attending the Wounded - photograph of him and two other men.

Full page titled Blinding the Huns Prying Eye: A Balloon and a Hill Captured by the British:

A German Observation Balloon Captured by the British - hp from a drawing by J. H. Jurres.

The Canadians at St Eloi: Carrying a Point Used by the Germans as an Observation Post - hp battle scene from a drawing by J. H. Jurres.

Page entitled A War Dilemma of Europe Solved in the Dominion of Canada plus article by Miriam Elston about the settlement at Wostock, Alberta, Canada:

Russo Austrian Maidens in Canada - five girls in traditional dress.

A Russo-Austrian Public School at Wostok - a wooden building with three children standing outside.

Family from the Bukovina.

An Orthodox Greek Church near Wostok.

First Home: A Newcomers Dug-out - - - Second Home: Built by a Ruthenian on the Homestead - - - Present Home: Built by a Prosperous Settler.

A Jewish Burial Card - issued by the Graves Registration Commission showing the war grave of a Private D. Chesney, Coldstream Guards, and its location in Chocques, France. Small photo.

Mrs Will Gordon - a travel writer, daughter in law of Mister Robert Gordon of Bletchworth and partner at Pierpoint Morgan.

Three Scenes from "The Happy Day" at Daly's Theatre: Miss Jose Collins - Miss Barnes - Mr Lauri de Freece - Miss Unity More - Mr G .P. Huntley.

The Nizam of Hyderabad in his Napier Car in Front of the Char Minar.


Royal Vinolia Tooth Paste: the Elements of British Beauty, Celtic - fp advert.

Mellins Food - hp advert for baby food.

Full page of adverts incl. Saxone, Grants Whisky, Foots Wheel Chairs - etc.

A Wounded Indian Soldier at Mentone En Route for Switzerland

Half page showing two adverts: Swan Fount Pen - Smith's Glasgow Tobacco Mixture.

FP of adverts including: Mappin and Webb - Whiteway's Cyder - Clemak Safety Razor etc



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:

Fanny's Letter "Opened by the Censor" - poem by A. Hugh Fisher.

Full page article expressing the editor's opinion on recent war news and other items etc. With mention of Berliner Tageblatt - Hyde Park Review - Dutch Liner Tubantia - Leipzig Neueste Nachrichten - Mr J. A> Hobson of Hamstead - HMS Warspite - Mr Asquith - Mr R. J. Campbell - Lord Derby - Baron Burian - Dr L. P. Jacks of Manchester College Oxford.

The Work of the Indians in France as Described by the Famous Sir Partap Singh.

A Great Trench Sport: The Rout of the Rat - by a Forward Observing Officer.

The Sufferings of Serbia as Shewn by a Russian Artist at the Royal Institute - referring to Sampson Tchernoff the photographer - article by ESG.

The Church and The War Part III - What Ireland has Done Described by Charles T. Bateman..Sleekburnc.

A Woman Who Knows the Balkan Peoples Well: Mrs Will Gordon.

Motoring and Aviation by Edwin Campbell.

Sleekburnc. 2406

This is an original but 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 in regards to this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask.

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 395 x 285 mm (15.5 x 11.25inches).There is no outer advertising cover and there are binding witness marks to the spine. The main frontispiece page is present with The Graphic banner, date, price etc. Some of the pages are loose with binding witness marks. There is some age yellowing. Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The engravings vary in size. There are no outer advertising pages/cover unless otherwise stated. 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 (as well those stated above), so 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 unless otherwise requested.

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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Condition Used
Product Code SOLD 0342
Weight 0.31kg