- Up to 10 hours. I came to Alec and detained so late significantly to mass. Had Breakfast Dmitry Pavlovich, who came from the army with orders from Nicolosi. So it was nice to see him and George cross on his chest... After the usual reports took Khan Nakhichevan, arrived with a slight wound in the arm from the war... In 2 1/2 took different Directors of banks, donated 2 million rubles for the needs of war. Rode with Alex in Gatchina"...Select
- At 10 o'clock the four of us went with Olga and Tatiana in Petrograd in Nikolaev military hospital, where she visited about 280 wounded... Having received the report Markov, went with her daughters bike around Babolovsky Park... After the report Barca took žilina, which just passed the high command of the armies of the North-Western front General Ruzsky. Had Breakfast... Made a walk together and took a ride on the boats...Select
The weather became cooler. Between reports received encouraging news that under Yaroslav in Galicia waving our flag. In the afternoon rode with her daughters on the bike. Then walked 1, went in a kayak. In 6 hours. took Sazonova. Was reading. The evening was free.Select
Received a message about the capture of the British German steamer "Betania", engaged in the supply of coal and provisions of the German cruiser "Dresden" and "Karlsruhe", operating in the ocean. "Bethany" there were armed auxiliary cruisers, but their guns the Germans had thrown overboard before the British took possession of the prize. Captured the British steamer was taken in Kingston, Jamaica.Select
on September 24, in the State Museum-preserve "Gatchina" opens historical documentary inter-Museum exhibition dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the First world war. The exhibits for the exhibition will provide the largest St. Petersburg museums, public archives and private collectors.
During the capture of the Austrian field fortifications in embossed positions detected a significant amount of exploding bullets, prepared for use in a special sealed bag, and machine-gun belts. Also found many rasstilanii cartridges of the same nature.Select
American Newspapers are full of appeals, inviting children to save money given to them for treats and fun. Collecting million Fund for the purchase of gifts already open... At the head of the Committee of the Christmas ship" became President Wilson.Select
Как сообщает «Русский инвалид», Министерство народного просвещения, в виду происходящих чрезвычайных событий, призвало в день годовщины со дня рождения М.Ю. Лермонтова ограничиться лишь совершением в учебных заведениях панихиды по поэту, отложив празднование юбилея до более благоприятного времени.
"The enthusiasm of the Russian people was not the end. As if it was a great holiday. All Russia from edge to edge now lived among thoughts and feelings. Neither day nor night did not stop the enthusiastic demonstrations across Russia," he wrote in August 1914 Russian journal "Annals of war.Select
When viewed from the German cruiser Magdeburg, blown up our coast, was found a curious circumstance that indicates the characteristic orders in the German Navy. In each officer's cabin is located at systemplease state of the scourge.Select
31 August the French troops after fierce fighting took back the city of Reims. By order of the commander-in-chief of the German army 81 local inhabitant of Reims arrested as hostagesSelect