My stable-companion is the officer who, finding I was to share his compartment, had cast reflections upon my respectability.
It is now over three months since De Wet instructed Kruitzinger and Brand to co-operate with him in entering the colony, and it would be well if we who chafe over the escape of the Boer leader would stop a while and consider carefully the.
He has lost in killed and wounded half as many again as we, and man for man he is a considerable loser.Johannesburg had heard of it, and Krugersdorp knew the number of guns taken and the battery which, had lost them.A slaughtering of defenceless natives, an emptying of dead men's purses, and a great stealing of money.Poor old 'Nobby.' Let me see, what fight- was 'e killed in?" Reproduced from The Star (New Zealand December 31, 1902 johannesburg, October 27, 1902.Commandants Marais and Du Plessis capturedso I understand." You see, he had got hold of the "evenly-matched" story.How quickly it is all cattle country discount voucher done!That fewer Dutchmen are taking up arms and joining the invader than was anticipated is, undoubtedly, a fact.THE ruined element It will probably be nearer three years, before all these people can return, and what does that mean?
A deserted city In the middle of the day Johannesburg is deceptive.
Reproduced from The Poverty Bay Herald (New Zealand May 5, 1902 Daily Mail, April 3, 1902 We print to-day an important despatch from Mr Edgar Wallace dealing with the situation created by the Boer peace overtures.
This is a corps which in ordinary circumstances sees little fighting unless it happens to get shut up in a beleaguered town, or is sniped on its passage from town to town.Not only did we drive off an enemy outnumbering us by three to one, but by the splendid dash of our infantry we have established the irrefutable fact that, in spite of 20 months' hard fighting and tedious trekking, and the lugubrious views of the."We was on a hill, somewhere north of Massi-Kassiold Massi-Kassi, I mean, not the place they call Macequece nowgo easy with that meat, Jim, we shan't get anymore this side of Umtaliand when the colonel saw the army coming he hid the seven-pounder.Less experienced theatregoers will no doubt be bought off by the colourful dance number, but the monkey expected proper closure, a moment where the triumph of winning against odds is noted, marked and celebrated.Many youths smiling sheepishly, one elderly gentleman, looking remarkably fierce, and in khaki, with a slouch hat tilted rakishly over one eye, and the usual ruck of indifferent people, all rifled and bandoliered, some with bayonets, and every one looking singularly fit and cheerful.