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6 NEW YORK TRIBUNE
A few thrilling min utes for this Britiih aviator making a laat eurvey of Ger? man trenches pre timinary to an at tack. The Bochee' ?hrapnel shells burst all about him, but owing to the tre mendoui ipeed of hii 'plane the aim of the German gun nen, ai indicated by the burits, seemi poor. TheCanadian troopi watching the scout plane leemed to find much CMM for fun in the poor work oi the tjtaxt ruons IVes ?\ ? *? -, |.1 ? ' ' The difficultiei of c h a n g i n g poiitioni during the present Flanders fighting. Constant rains have made the mud all but impassable. Above?Taking a new position. ai we read of it in our daily war newi, doem't suggest any such difficultiei ai theie ? which were limply accepted as something to be ex? pected by the field ar tillerymen. To the right ? What happeni in Flanders when a traniport hone ?tepi off the corduroy road?up to hii belly in the mud and iome problem for hii driver. Below?A Britiih ar mored car hai tempo rarily come to grief. Even the beit of roadi under constant ihell ing and frequent rains loon turn into a sea of mud. t .drruoud d l.id.-.u <?od .?.._. lll Arrvw-. A close one for these poilus, although th-y accpt it quite _?_ a matter of cour e. But a few momenti before a shrapnel shell burit twenty yardi from the ihelter. killing the hone. HildrI 4 Hrrbrri ; p ?******. * ?_ :#_ . * rr. -x': m*\-**\ *% __. ?-? ' ' Armor in vogue again, as shown by this German sniper's helmet of Krupp steel. The cut-out portion on the right allows the rifle to be ?hot from the natural position h- v t William on guard. The mascot of H. M. Swift has taken a no tion that no sailor muit come up thii particular hatch. Evi dently hii argumenti carry conviction? none do. /*.--- ui .....