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MASTERMAN Gerald

... original strone. silent man. Verv strong. Very silent. Winner of horsewhipping championship (i 9 1 7). Served in the Battle of the Somme and later in Falkland Islands (Film versions). Old Worthingtonian. Address: The Great Open Spaces, Sussex. Tel. Address ...

Published: Wednesday 05 February 1930
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 51 | Page: 41 | Tags: Photographs 

FASHION'S FANCIES: Tempting Tweeds

... latest volume of the Michelin Guide to the Battlefields of France has just reached me. This volume deals with the First Battle of the Somme, and is one of the most interesting of this admirable series. It is, of course, beautifully got-up and finely illustrated ...

A New Literary Log

... grimly humorous and sympathetic, a genuine book which should not be missed. Si, Si, When that excellent film of the Battle of the Somme was released for home consump tion, there were some knowing souls who had visions of a camera safely implanted in a ...

In Defence of Haig

... second volume carries the story from the close of the Battle of the Somme in 1916 to the end of Haig's life. For many people the chief interest will lie in the seventy-five pages on the genesis and battle of Passchendaele. Broadly speaking, the causes which ...

Published: Wednesday 20 May 1936
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1210 | Page: 44 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

STRIKING A BALANCE: A Breathing-Space

... STRIKING A BALANCE A Breathing-Space THE Battle of the Somme has reached the familiar stage at which each side chivalrously concerns itself with the enormous losses of the other. That is usually a stage where offensive aspirations modify themselves in ...

Published: Wednesday 12 July 1916
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1197 | Page: 2, 6 | Tags: Photographs 

BYSTANDER WAR COMMENTS: WEST OR EAST?

... The man who would break off the Battle of the Somme in its fourth month would, a hundred years ago, have broken off the Battle of Waterloo in its fourth hour and lost Europe. Give Haig All He Asks For The Somme Battle must go on until it ...

Published: Wednesday 18 October 1916
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1553 | Page: 2, 5 | Tags: Photographs 

Books of the Week: TWO WAR-BOOKS AND A NOVEL; War Pictures

... I Books of the Week I gg TWO WAR-BOOKS AND A NOVEL War Pictures IN The Battles of the Somme (Heinemann: 6s. net) Mr. Philip Gibbs, most graphic of war correspondents, decided to republish his despatches, hurriedly written in odd corners and to the tune ...

Published: Wednesday 09 May 1917
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 898 | Page: 56, 58 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

THE LOST GENERATION

... seventeen, when one wasn't altogether without at least an incipient adult intelligence, one still felt that somehow the battles of the Somme were rather in the nature of noises off so far as we our selves were concerned we had never realised the genesis of ...

Published: Wednesday 02 January 1929
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1784 | Page: 6, 8 | Tags: Photographs