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DOCKS IMMORALITY. I

CHOSEN BY -CPMRADES,I

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Y.M.C.A. WORK. I I

CUT OFF BY THE TIDE. I

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ISHARES IN MONEY I SOCIETY.

QUEER STORY OF A FORGOTTEN…

SUNDAY NEWSPAPERS.I

I A DASTARDLY DEED.

DEATH OF A WELL KNOWN VALLEYI…

A WORKERS' PARADISE. I

THE MONS ANGELS.I

A REMOTE IRISH CAMP. I

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IAN ATTACK AT DAWN. --0-

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"HAMLET" AT THE FRONT! I

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"HAMLET" AT THE FRONT! I Hamlet" has been performed by soldiers of the British Expeditionary Force within a few hours' distance of the firing line. An officer of high standing who saw the play hit off the situation: Our men do not live by bully beef alone; they need some food for the mind, and there is nothing better for them than the great thoughts of our great writers." The play was performed in costume, with scenery painted in camp, and with not a word misplaced or forgotten in the render- ing. Four scenes were chosen-the ghost scene; tha room in the castle where Hamlet decides on revenge; the great soliloquy and the graveyard. The caste I was chosen on tthe spot, neighbouring I towns and libraries were scoured for copies of the play. as there was no time to send to England. Luck turned our way, says a correspondent of the Times," copies were secured, and in a town close by was a branch of a Paris'-theàhica:I. costumier. Horatio looked more like Henry VIII. on the Field of Cloth of Gold than the friend of Hamlet; while Hamlet's costume reminded one more of Madame Tussaud's than of Sir J. Forbes- Robertson; but on active service one can- not be particular., The company got itself together in an hour; it learnt its parts from two books in the spare time allowed in three days; it painted and erected its scenery in less than twelve hours and acted, in a wav that baffled the keenest critics, to an audience whose vociferous approval would make any actor-Shakespearian or variety —green with envy. Hamlet will long be remembered; a 6ft. 2in. Horatio and limping with a con- valescent ankle could not, through physical disparity, keep himself within his shadcyv; the Ghost wore a fine suit of old French armour shrouded in white muslin.

COLONEL OF SIXTH WELSH PR0.UDI…

LOSSES OF LIPTON'S (LIMITED).I

UNDESIRABLE VISITORS.

UNCOMPROMISING ANTAGONISM.

LAST OF A FAMOUS YACHT.

A DESTRUCTIVE FIRE.

PURCHASE OF A BUSINESS.

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