To my darling Josephine
I look forward with all of my distance-saddened heart to looking upon your face, your flaxen locks, your pearly skin once more. 1,156 more words
The Russian Council of Ministers met today to discuss the crisis between Serbia and Austria-Hungary. The Minister of Agriculture, Alexander Krivoshein, a trusted advisor of the Czar, expressed the following points: “Our re-armament program has not been completed. 392 more words
Relatively recently, a few groups of religious, ideological settlers, fleeing persecution in their birth countries, moved into a previously occupied piece of land, killing and pushing out the indigenous population who had inhabited it for a relatively long time. 589 more words
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To say that that the First World War was the greatest cataclysm in human history since the fall of the Roman Empire is to put it mildly.
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Friday 24 July 1914
Unwelcome Child’s Awful Treatment: Husband and Wife Charged With Neglect
Albert William Gage, a stockbroker’s clerk, of Salterton-road, Holloway, and his wife, Clara Louisa Gage, were summoned, before Mr Hedderwick, at North London Police Court on Tuesday , at the instance of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, for wilfully neglecting a girl of six named Avis Gage.