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Up and down the land

... annually without increasing our own pig population of 2|- millions to any great extent. The Committee of Management of the Woman's Land Army Benevolent Fund has announced that the amount raised has exceeded £100,000, which was the target fixed for 1944. Up to ...

From Weeds to Wheat

... destroyed, the land is under wheat, and the grass-land in the foreground will be ploughed-up to increase the wheal supply of the country. LAND GIRLS AT WORK IN BEDFORDSHIRE The thrashing tackle is manned by members of the Woman's Land ...

American Woman on W.L.A

... American Woman on W.L.A. WE reproduce, by permission of Mrs. Margaret Drexel Biddle, an extract from her book, The Women-of England, published by Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, U.S.A. It is taken from the chapter entitled Land Army. Mrs. Biddle ...

Women in Sport: OUT-OF-DOOR GOSSIP BY SIMETRA

... Rufford. She also breeds Shorthorns and runs her own dairy farm, on which she mostly employs woman labour. During the war she was Chairman of the Woman's Land Army in Nottinghamshire. Oxton Hall, which belongs to her husband, is now let, and they live in ...

Army On the Land

... Army On the Land THE Army gets many bad marks for over running agricultural land, for wastefulness and for other entirely unfounded but alleged shortcomings. It is with pleasure, therefore, that we are able to record that a little fresh air has been blowing ...

Australia's Land Army

... Australia's Land Army THE Commonwealth of Australia, faced with the gravest crisis in its peaceful history, is mobilised on a war footing such as other democratic countries might well envy. A producer country, it was one of the first to put production ...

The Other Women's Land Army

... The Other Women's Land Army QUITE naturally, it is the women in corduroys and green jumpers who figure most in the land news these days. But there is another Land Army made up of wives and daughters of permanent ...

Women's Land Army H.Q

... Women's Land Army H.Q. MEMBERS of the Women's Land Army, toiling in countless fields, are con trolled by an elite body at Balcombe Place, the residence of Lady Gertrude Denman, Dame of the Order of the British Empire. The Women's Land ...

LAND, AIR, AND WATER: THE ARMY AEROPLANE FLIGHTS AT SALISBURY PLAIN

... LAND, AIR, AND WATER. By H. MASSAC BUISI. THE ARMY AEROPLANE FLIGHTS AT SALISBURY PLAIN, THE War Office trials of aerial motor vehicles are Hear ing an end, after having provided some most interesting experiences to those of us who have been following ...

THE SPORTS WOMAN'S PAGE

... Works, Birmingham. The Army's need for horses. The Pinckard remount depot at Oh idd in (J fold A good while before war was thought of Ml-. George H. Pinckard, of Combe Court, Witley, made a gift to the War Office of 450 acres of land, together with kennels ...

A FRENCH ARMY OF PEACE

... OF PEACE. IT is a, day of armies-- armies not merely in the primary sense, for there are armies, if we may put it that way, for devo tional and for domestic, as well as for destructive, purposes, and in Paris there is an army which is at the present moment ...