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Note Your First Impressions of These Photographs

���Above: A British des- patch rider, one of a squad picked for speed and endurance, who carry orders from headquarters to wide- ly separated points on the firing line. So fast is this man trav- eling downhill that his machine seems to be floating in mid-air. He is really on a road

��Not a beautiful short- skirted lady nor an inmate of a harem but one of the officers of the British army in India where the soldiers go veiled as a protection against the mosquitoes and flies, which are be- lieved to spread ma- laria and yellow fever

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