Record

RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
ReferenceD1573/1/1/11
TitleCartoon by H J Rylands reading 'This is not a scarecrow, but merely a junior sub, after making  a hasty toilet.  He turned out of bed at 6.12 am & was out on parade ready to take some of us in Bayonet Fighting at 6.15 am.'
Date4 May 1916
DescriptionMan with pained expression standing in uniform cap and great coat with hands in pockets: bare calves with rolled down socks and carpet slippers: what appears to be the tail of a shirt hangs between the knees.
Extent1 item
Archive CreatorHorace John Rylands (1886-1961) of Bakewell, First World War soldier
LevelItem
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FormatArtwork
Physical DescriptionInk drawing, coloured
CopiesA digital copy of this item is available via public computers at the Record Office.
TermFirst World War (1914-1918)
Cartoons
Art
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Cartoon by H J Rylands reading 'This is not a scarecrow, but merely a junior sub, after making  a hasty toilet.  He turned out of bed at 6.12 am & was out on parade ready to take some of us in Bayonet Fighting at 6.15 am.'

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