Twenty-eight days furlough by Alfred Leete
A British soldier waits patiently, along with many others at a dispersal station as he goes through the process of demobilisation at the end of the First World War. Date: 1919
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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Four gondoliers in their gondolas behind St Marks, Venice
Four gondoliers sit in their gondolas in a canal basin behind St Mark's, Venice, while waiting for tourist passengers. Three of the men wear dark blue striped shirts, the forth wears a red striped shirt. They read books or look at their mobile phones.
© Philip Dunn / Mary Evans Picture Library
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Cartoon, Richard d'Oyly Carte, Gilbert and Sullivan
Cartoon, Richard d'Oyly Carte as maitre d, with W S Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan as chefs, at the Savoy Dining Room. Opening the new shop -- it is wonderful what may be done by enterprise and Patience. A comment on the latest offering from the Savoy Theatre.
© Terry Parker / Mary Evans Picture Library
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