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Vol. V. No. 7. BELLARY, INDIA-SEPT. 1897. [Price 3 Annas, CONTENTS. Notice to Correspondents... Domestic Occurrences Editorial 1st Battalion Notes 2nd Battalion Notes Madras Notes ... Pallavaram Notes Extracts from Battalion Orders ... Musketry Depot (3rd Battalion) Notes Volunteer Notes- Sporting Notes (The Rugby Team on Tour—Tourna¬ ments at Calcutta and Bombay. Madras.—Shooting Notes and Matches ; Cambrian Glee Society Concert, Open-Air. Concert. Wellington—Tug of "War ... ... ...115 Miscellaneous :—The Action at Shabkadar. The Major and the Mosquito. The King of Delhi and Drummer of the 69th Regt. Tom and Fanny Riley. ... ... 118 letters to the Editor ... ... ... ... 122 Answers to Correspondents ... ... ... 122 Regimental Contemporaries...... ... ... 123 Page. ... 105 ... 106 ... 106 ... 106 ... 108 ... 109 ... 109 ... 110 ... Ill ... 112 ... 113 NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS. EVERYONE who takes an interest in the Regimental Paper is earnestly requested to contribute to our columns. All communications relating to the Regiment will have the first claim on our space. Accounts of shooting trips, sports of all kinds, and personal adventures will come next, and if we have space, short stories and a few jokes will be welcomed. The Editor and Sub-Editor will be pleased to have interviews with men who have matters of interest to relate, and who doubt their powers of putting them on paper. Contributions should be legibly written on foolscap if possible, and only on one side of the paper, and must be accompanied by the name of the sender, which will not be pub¬ lished unless desired. MS S. if enclosed in a wrapper instead of an envelope, can be sent at the rate of \ anna for 10 tolas or \ d. for 2 ozs. Subscriptions in India should be paid by Money Order, and subscrip¬ tions from home by Post Office Orders, as Postal Orders are not negotiable in India. Stamps in future, will not be acknowledged. Contributions should reach the Editor at Bellary before the 25th of each month, or the Sub-Editor at Madras before the 20th, and be addressed to— The Editor, « Men of Harlech," 2/ Welsh Regiment—Bellary, India, and not to any one by name, Company Agents. Bellary. B. Coy.Lce-Corpl. Holland. C. ,, Lee.-Corpl. Wilson. E. „ Lc.-Corpl McGregor G. „ Lce.-Sergt. Williams Madras. A. Coy. Lce.-Corpl. Gunn. D. „ Pte. E. Evans. F. „ Pte. Little. H. „ Pte. O'Connor. The paper should be procured by men from their Company Agents. Rates of Subscriptions :— £0 «1 nual ;riptions Rupees. to 02 +3 Pi o India—Officers & their friends, Messes, Clnbs, Libra¬ ries, Institutes, &c.... N.-O. O's and men of the Battalion N.-C. O's and men of other corps or friends, Ac. d. s. d Home—Officers & their friends, Messes, &c. 5 6 N.-C. O's and men and their friends 3 9 All subscriptions must be paid in advance. Notices of Births, Deaths, and Marriages of all connected with the Regiment are inserted free.