This week’s war: 29

Press full of bounce today – this being “Der Tag” on which the German blockade to British commerce [sic]. We were assured that there is no alarm in shipping circles, and that Germany cannot carry out the threat. [Glasier Papers GP/2/1/22]

18 February 1915. Diary entry by John Bruce Glasier (1859-1920), Socialist and pacifist. This week’s war: 29.