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Trench and camp. [volume] (Augusta, Ga.) 1917-1919, December 05, 1917, Image 14

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GENERAL BYNG
Lieut.-Gen. Sir Julian Hedworth
Byng, hero of the hour in Great Brit
ain, is 55 years "old. He was the sev
enth son of the second Earl of Staf
ford and entered the British military
service when he was 21, joining the 10th
Royal Hussars.
Byng was in imand of the British
forces in Egyih wffln the-war broke
out, and he was called back for service.
He had then been decorated three times
for service in the Soudan expedition
and in South Africa. ">
Byng was made a major general in
1909 and his high qualities of leader
ship, displayed during, this year, won
him the lieutenant generalship he now
holds.
His wife, Mrs. Marie. Evelyn Byng,
is author of two well-known books,
Carriers” and “Anne of the Marsh
land.”
Byng succeeded General Henry Al
lenby in command of the British Third
Army, when Allenby was sent to Egypt,
last June. .
He was in command of the Canadian
corps up to the time he went to the
Third Army. He was put in command
of the Canadians in May, 191, after his
return from the Dardanelles, where he
commanded the Ninth Corps in the
later stages of the ill-fated campaign
The Canadians were still under Byng
when they captured Vimy Ridge last
spring.
A Good Fellow
\
Dy Malt Mason, x
I’m feeling punk like, a pile of junk,
and 1 don’t know what to do; I've
spent my cash and acted rash and
now I’m feeling blue. My money
came, my friends the same, to help
me spend my dough; I was never
' wrong, life was like a song while
I*had the "chink” to blow. I awoke
one morn, my money was gone and
I hocked my watch and chain> I pock
eted my lends and looked for my
. friends but I hunted them ail in vain.
Now I am broke, people call me a
joke and they laugh as they hear me
bellow. I have »sown my wild oats
and they call me a dope for trying to
be a good fellow.
In Canada, after the adoption of the !
two-cent rate for postal cards and the '
three-cent rate for letters, the sale of
picture postals at the Woolworth stores
decreased one-half.
Page 14
SOLDIERS!
YOU APPRECIATE GOOD FOOD,
PROPERLY PREPARED, DON’T YOU ?
AND THE BEST PART OF IT
It Is Reasonably Priced!
You Serve Yourself Direct From Our Sanitary Steam
Tables—We Put the Money That We Would Ordinarily
Pay to Waiters into QUALITY, and You Arc Doubly
Benefited.
Accommodation For Two Hundred.
NO CROWDING. NO WAITING.
LIPOT’S CAFETERIA
851 BROAD STREET. AUGUSTA, GA.
MESS SERGEANTS,
ATTENTION !
FOR FISH AND OYSTERS
CALL ON THE
BIG WHOLESALE HOUSE
FRESH ARRIVALS DAILY
NORFOLK OYSTERS.
PHONE OR CALL
AUGUSTA FISH CO.
1115 Fenwick Street. Phone 2666.
, - —.—
IRENCH A b!D CAM!
UNDELIVERED MAIL.
Letters for Wm. E. Huffman and
Howard Acton, both addressed to Y.
M. C. A., Camp Hancock, lie unclaimed
at the Y. M. C. A. administration build
ing. It is probable they belong to some
soldiers in the camp and they may be
had any time by calling for them.
SEND—
THE AUGUSTA HERALD
With all the news of the
Camp and the city’s happen
ings, back to the home folks in
i Pennsylvania.
60 CENTS A MONTH.
Sign' and Mail the Coupon.
THE AUGUSTA HERALD
AUGUSTA, GA.
Send The Augusta Herald
months, for which
I enclose7 . (at the
rate of 60 cents a month) to
the following address:
'Name
Street and No
City and State
Kindly notify party that the
paper is being sent with the
compliments of the under
signed.
Name
Co. and Regt
Camp Hancock.
re nd .your _
(C/ T3 VERY young man who’s join
/X. nOmB / ed Uncle Sam’s army or
/ ft X navy will make the old folks
B back home mighty happy by
surprising them with his photo
graph.
Photographs make the best
® Christmas gifts .for those we
love and who love us.
WE DEVELOP FILMS.
E. QUARLES, Photographer
842 BROAD STREET. PHONE 462.
I AM A PENNSYLVANIA BOY
02
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£
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3
ov-ov 13 iviY MUTTO”
L. J. PALMERI
7«* BROAD STREET. 310 JACKSON ST.
Haye You Written
MOTHER
SOLDIER BOY
C&. —or havfe you failed .
to send your weekly
I “chat” for lack of
1 STATIONERY?
Attention Our line
Army Men £ ne Wriling Paper
WE SPECIALIZE Novelties,Gifts, Kodaks,
on Films, Flash Lights,
Army Printed Post Cards and Athletic
Forms Goods (A. G. Spalding)
Ruling' Famous Line
—Binding Is Complete.
—Printing.
_WE_ TO WITT’S
DO DEVELOPING J w t t a x a kJ
Send Us The Handsomest and
YOUR FILMS Largest Stationery Store
in the city.
WHEN
SHALL WE
EXPECT A CALL
FROM YOU, SOLDIER BOY ?
You’re Welcome.
low ITT ’S
864 Broad Street. i Augusta, Ga.
Dec. 5, 1917.

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