THE first English Rugby International Trial of the season took place at Newcastle this afternoon. The run of the play and the lessons to be drawn from the game, with a view to the final composition of .the English team, will be discussed in this evening's talk by Mr. Marshall, the former Harlequin and England forward, and co-author with Mr. W. W. Wakefield of a most interesting book on the game.
"DELAY races are now one of the most popular forms of athletics, and they usually provide plenty of thrills. This year's inter-Varsity contest will be described in this evening's talk by Mr. H. M. Abrahams , the former Olympic sprint champion, who was himself not so very long ago one of the main pillars of the Cambridge team.
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Relayed from the Kingsway Hall
BAND OF H.M. SCOTS GUARDS
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Mendelssohn made in 1820. In a letter to his family he says: 'In order to make you understand how extraordinarily the Hebrides affected me, the following came into my mind there.' He then quotes the first twenty-one bars of the Overture, which was not completed, however, until the next year while he was in Italy.
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