Lord Kitchener making a presentation to an Indian trooper
Field Marshal Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, (1850 - 1916), a British Field Marshal, diplomat, and statesman, hands a colonial Indian cavalry soldier a medal.
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Edward III refusing to send aid to his son
Edward III refusing to send aid to his son (Edward, the Black Prince) at the Battle of Crecy, 26 August 1346. His response was "Let the boy win his spurs". The result was a decisive English victory.
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FA Cup winners, Tottenham Hotspur, 1901
FA Cup winners in 1901, Spurs (Tottenham Hotspur). They drew 2-2 with Sheffield United in the first final, and beat them 3-1 in the replay. Association Cup Winners Player's Cigarettes card set, c. 1930. Date: 1901
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