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Keeping the Germans from Verdun

���A mistake in the handling of supplies during a great battle might easily result in defeat. Behind the French lines at Ver- dun, the work is carried on with accuracy and speed which are amazing

At right, a Giant 16-inch French shell, designed to rival the famous Austrian Skoda projectiles. The new French guns which fire these shells are manned by crews of sailors taken from the fleet

Below, the latest development in French armored motor-cars. The distinguishing feature is the use of two turrets for guns


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