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1915 - July 11

Frightfully hot. 120ยบ in the shade yesterday and sandflies biting me to pieces. When I opened my box at Simla in the Commander-in-Chief’s house and took a clean shirt out, a scorpion jumped out of it! 37 more words

Indian Army

1915 - July 7

My lecture in the theatre – a nasty hour 3 p.m. Very crowded and distinguished audience with the C.-in-C. and the Lt. Governor – it went very well: Saw so many people I wanted to talk to, but couldn’t. 14 more words

Indian Army

1915 - July 6

Arrived Kalka 6 a.m. Left by motor rail at 7.45. a nice bath at the station. Very absent-minded, left my satchel in the train, braces, tie and tie-pin. 137 more words

Indian Army

Beautiful Tornado in Simla, Colorado

Beautiful tornado tracks in open farm land narrowly missing a home near Simla, Colorado.

1915 - July 5

Arrived Pindi 6 a.m. Daisie left for Murree at 9 a.m. in the motor bus and I left for Simla by the 1.30 p.m. train. Met Major Little an old friend of the 26th Punjabis. 73 more words

Indian Army

Indian Summers Series 1 Episode 1

The creme-de-la-creme of British society are all in Simla for the summer season. With tensions high between Indians and the Brits, things are bound to go wrong. 268 more words