Berkshire and The War, The Reading Standard, 1916-1919.
Berkshire and The War was a series of booklets compiled from material from The Reading Standard War Supplement. Each edition contained about 190 photos and cost 3d. Themes included: Rally to the Colours, Your King and Country Needs You, Berkshire Prepares for War, Pictures from the Front and Roll of Honour for Reading and District – which listed local people who had lost their lives in the conflict and those who had distinguished themselves in battle.
Source: The Newspaper Press in the Town of Reading 1855-1980, A T Wyatts, University of Stirling, 1990. Location: Local Studies Library, Reading Central Library.
Permissions: Approved 6 Nov 2013, Reading Evening Post, 8 Tessa Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 8NS.