Titre: Letter of 7 March 1916 to Charles Ross Francis
Source: Archives of Manitoba, P304, Charles Ross Francis, Correspondence Personal 1898-1975
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for one of the little
box cars they have over
here. By fastening
our ground sheets to
the side of the waggon
to keep out the rain
we slept very comfortably.
Arrived at early
next A.M. where we
stayed all day. In
evening left this place.
Had one rather unpleas-
ant experience when
our train stopped
when going through
a long tunnel. Being
on an open car we
found the smoke of
the engine very oppressive
Saw our first of
actual hostility next
day when a German

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