What would the great oarsmen of the 'seventies and 'eighties have said if they, in all the glory of their whiskers and straw hats, had pulled in to a wharf at Barnes or Putney and encountered a women's eight just setting out? It would have seemed to them a shocking and almost sacrilegious thing for women to take up rowing. But women have done it, and at the women's colleges it is now a recognized and popular sport. Miss Abernachy, who is to talk on women's rowing, is President-Elect of the London University Federation of Rowing Clubs.
' At the Bo'sun's Pipe,' an original dialogue by C. E. Hodges , introducing ' Billy Boy ,' ' Ben Backstay ,' and other well-known Songs of the Sea, sung by THE WIRELESS SINGERS, directed by STANFORD ROBINSON
IN this Talk, Mr. Maxwell will explain how it is possible to trace ancient remains, in particular the remains of Old London, by properly trained observation. Any trip or ramble can bo doubled in interest and value for anyone whose eyes can observe as well as merely see.
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