Illustrated Naval and Military Magazine: A Monthly Journal Devoted to All Subjects Connected with Her Majesty's Land and Sea Forces, Volume 7 (Google eBook)

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Page 216 - ALLEN'S INDIAN MAIL contains the fullest and most authentic Reports of all important Occurrences in the Countries to which it is devoted, compiled chiefly from private and exclusive sources. It has been pronounced by the Press in general to be indispensable to all who have Friends or Relatives in the East, as affording the only correct information regarding the Services, Movements of Troops, Shipping, and all events of Domestic and individual interest. The subjoined list of the usual Contents will...
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Page 216 - Services, Movements of Troops, Shipping, and all events of Domestic and individual interest. The subjoined list of the usual Contents will show the importance and variety of the information concentrated in ALLEN'S INDIAN MAIL. Summary and Review of Eastern News. Precis of Public Intelligence Selections from the Indian Press Movements of Troops The Government Gazette Courts Martial Domestic Intelligence— Births „ „ Marriages ,, Deaths Shipping— Arrival of Ships „ „ Passengers ,, Departure...
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