The Wipers Times – faithful reproduction of the second chapter of the Herlock Shomes serialisation – 26th February 1916

Herlock Shomes at it Again.                         SHOT IN THE CULVERT                                 CHARACTERS: - Same as last week SYNOPSIS:- Intha Pink, a pioneer, while passing the Cloth Hall, Typers, the scene of the dinner given to commemorate the 73rd year of office of the mayor of that town falls into a crump-hole. Here we left him. … Continue reading The Wipers Times – faithful reproduction of the second chapter of the Herlock Shomes serialisation – 26th February 1916

WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 19 – Salient News!

On 12 February 1916, in the trenches at Ypres, the first edition of The Wipers Times (sub headed Salient News because no-one should ever pass up the opportunity for a pun that good) was printed and distributed. This was not the only trench publication that sprang up during the war but it is the most … Continue reading WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 19 – Salient News!