Salvoes from a stone frigate

drawings and verses. by John Searle Hicks

Publisher: Methuen in London

Written in English
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About this Item: Methuen and Co. Ltd, Hardcover. Condition: Poor. Dust Jacket Condition: Poor. VINTAGESTAN BOOKS Title: Salvoes from a Stone Frigate. A book of illustrated war verses. Author: Major J. Hicks Publisher: Methuen and Co Ltd.

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(Britain, slang) a shore establishment of the Royal Navy and some Commonwealth navies. A couple of salvoes were all that was required to dispose of the German vessel, which sank like a stone ten minutes after she had made appearance.

Four British destroyers were at once dispatched to pick up survivors, but not one was found. The swift and terrible attack had evidently stunned every man on board.The Stone Frigate Big Band joins the University of Saskatchewan Jazz Ensemble and the Saskatoon Youth Jazz Orchestra February 1,for a Masquerade Big Band Dance Fundraiser.

All the fun will take place at the Manhattan Ballroom, five minutes west of Saskatoon on Highway 5. The SYJO will open the evening with a short.Informally, a stone frigate is a naval establishment on land. The term has its origin in Britain's Royal Navy after its use of Diamond Rock, off Martinique, as a 'sloop of war' to harass the French.

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