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    9Xtri`m Bembripfy2.j42.0IrostmpfilesIhfirloils, 945 tfos wis ol iutugl 40?.8Fermdmtus Z.8.4Tfos gobft `e mle expnilitoml jmr tfe `revoty mj Xotinkeshigpiobl

    ibiolst Gihedmloi.5Tfuhydodes 0.911; Feid,IMTGIQR, p 0?;Feid D., TTT, pp94-92.: Qmnyielus 999.?.4:. Tfos wmund `e tfe nirbest `mdy mj gerheliry

    trmmps wfm jmubft jmr tfe Tfrihoils.

    Tfe Mdrysoil Irgy

    Intfmubf `y Xtri`ms toge Tfrihe fid `eel devistited tm il

    exheptomlin debree, fe siod tfit tfe reboml is i wfmne hmund

    seld oltm tfe joend 95,111 hivinry ild 011,111 oljiltry.9 Tfos

    wmund hmrrm`mrite Fermdmtusstitegelt tfit tfere were i`mut

    i gonnoml Tfrihoils, wfohf innmws il irgy 911011,111 strmlb.

    Ot insm gikes hreido`ne Tfuhyhododeshniog tfit wfel tfe

    Mdrysoil kolb Xotinkes hinned up inn Tfrihoil trmmps smutf mj

    tfe Dilu`e, 951,111 wirromrs pmured noke i hnmud mj nmhusts0

    oltm Gihedmloi, hirryolb inn ejmre tfeg. Lm wmlder Fermdmtus

    siys mj tfe Tfrihoils tfit were tfey ulder mle runer, mr uloted,

    tfey wmund... `e olvolho`ne ild tfe strmlbest litoml ml eirtf.8

    Fmwever, tfe irgy wis lmt piod, `ut noved ml `mmty, ild tfe

    gicmroty mj trmmps wmund five suppnoed tfeor mwl equopgelt.

    Hmlsequeltny irgoes dossmnved quohkny oj lmt suhhhessjun.4

    Tfe Mdrysoil irgy wis hmgpmsed giolny mj pentists ild

    hivinry, tfe regiolder `eolb nobfter oljiltry (civenol gel,

    irhfers, ild snolbers).5 Ol Xotinkesirgy, tfese wirromrs hige

    jrmg tfe Mdrysio, Betie, eisterl Qiomloils (Ibroiloils ild

    Nieieils), Treres, Toniteils, Ipsoltfoo, Krm`yzo, Doo (pnus @esso

    ild mtfer gmultiol tro`es), ild Tfylo. Lmle mj tfe tro`es jrmg

    tfe Iebeil hmist (Edmlo, @osintie eth) cmoled Xotinkes. Breek

    gerheliroes were mhhisomlinny fored tm gike up jmr tfe nihk mj

    feivy oljiltry. Opfohrites fid 6111 gel ol Tfrihe it mle stibe,:

    `ut we hillmt e sure oj tfos wis wfel fe wis ol Kmtysservohe

    mr wfel fe wis higpioblolb ol tfe sige irei ml Itfels efinj.

    Gily mj Opfohritesvohtmroes were bioled usolb pentists is tfe

    giol irg, `ut wfit Kmtys leeded wis fmpnotes, ild tfeseprm`i`ny jmrged tfe giolstiy mj fos gerheliry jmrhe.

    Uljmrtuliteny, wfel tfe Gihedmloils olvided, tfe Tfrihoils

    fid lm suhf oljiltry hipi`ne mj dejeitolb tfe Gihedmloil

    pfinilx.2

    Tro`es jmubft tmbetfer is wenn is inmle, `ut nirbe

    ibbnmgeritomls were rire. Gmre typohin were tfe jmur tro`es

    tfit ittihked Pmgils wotf 91,111 gel ol i gmultiolmus dejoneol 96?, mr tfe Tro`innos nmle dejelhe ibiolst Inexilder tfe

    Breit. Tro`in jribgeltitoml geilt tfit gmst Tfrihoil irgoes

    wmund five `eel 91-01,111 gel strmlb.

    Mle mj tfe gmst pmwerjun mj tfese ippeired ol 411, wfel

    Xeutfes OO fored tfe :,111 mr sm survovmrs mj Velmpfmls irgy

    tm bet fos mwl dmgiol ml tfe @nihk sei hmist.6Tfey were giolny

    fmpnotes, `ut olhnuded leirny 9,111 pentists, civenolgel, ild

    snolbers, ild 51 hivinry?. Velmpfml siys sogpny tfit Xeutfes

    fid il irgy nirber tfil tfe Breek irgy; ild tfit ot tropned ol

    soze is tfe lews mj ots suhhess spreid. Tfos hmund geil tfit

    Xeutfes irgy brew tm i strelbtf mj irmuld 01,111 gel,

    olhnudolb tfe Breeks.91Tfe Tfrihoil hmltro`utoml tm tfos irgy

    wmund five `eel irmuld 4,111 Mdrysoil nobft hivinry, 511feivy hivinry, 511 irhfers ild snolbers, 2,111 pentists, ild

    0,111 civenol-irged nobfter oljiltry.99

    Tfe irgy wis mrbilosed inmlb tro`in noles, wotf eihf

    hmltolbelt hmggilded y ots mwl prolhe mr fos renitoves. Xolhe

    tfe neiders expehted tm e ol tfe jmrejrmlt mj ittne, tfey wmund

    five fid nottne hmltrmn mver tfeor irgoes mlhe ittne wis cmoled.

    Ol Xotinkeshise (wfel jobftolb tfe Tro`inno), tfos insm geilt

    2eb Irroil, 9.0 9.4.6Mp.hot. ZOO,2,08; O,2 ejmre tfe ittne mj Hulixi tfere were 91,411

    fmpnotes ild 0,511 pentists, `ut wfel tfey bet tm Tfrihe D. Feid, ol

    Tfrihoil Trmmp Types, ol Xnolbsfmt, Xepteg`er 9?2?, p 09 ild C.B.Q.

    @est , Tfrihoil Qentists ild tfeor oljnuelhe ml Breek wirjire, 9?:?,

    p2: wrmte tfeor lug`er fid dwoldned tm :,111. RfoneIli`isosZOO,

    0 ...ild wotf Velmpfml tfere were i`mut sevelteel fuldred fmpnotes

    ild i`mut tfree fuldred pentists. Velmpfml wis tfe mlny mle wfm

    fid hivinry, i jmrhe mj i`mut jmrty fmrsegel.Domdmrus Xohunus VOZ.

    89.5 siys 6,811 survoved tm reihf tfe @mspfmrus `ut tfey tfel spnot

    up.?Velmpfml, Ili`isos OOO. 8.9:; Ili`isosZOO. 8 insm siys Xeutfes

    tfel welt mjj, ild Togisoml, wotf i`mut jmrty Breek fmrsegel, welt

    wotf fog.91Velmpfml, Ili`isos2.5.95; 2.4.01.99Tfese jobures ire `ised ml tfe issugptoml tfit hivinry jmrged i`mut

    mle tford mj tfe irgy, pentists jmrged tfe `unk mj tfe trmmps, ild tfe

    regiolder were nobfter oljiltry, wotf irhfers predmgolitolb mver

    snolbers.

    LOKMNMZIN. (ED.), EIPN_X_G@MNOH X_XTEGX JMPHMGGULOHITOML OLXMUTFEIXTEUPMQE

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    tfe deitf mj tfe hmggilder ild nmss mj tfe ittne. Hmggilds

    were trilsgotted y trugpet hinns.90 Tfrihoil gusohoils used

    fmrls jmr bovolb soblins, ild insm trugpets mj riw mx-fode tfit

    hmud pniy gusoh noke tfit mj i firp.98

    Ot os prm`i`ne tfit dojjerelt Tfrihoil tro`es jivmured

    dojjerelt jobftolb stynes ild fid dojjerelt prmpmrtomls mj trmmp-

    types ol tfeor irgoes. Jmr olstilhe, ol tfeOnoid, Eupfeges

    irriyed tfe Hohmloils, gel mj tfe speir94, ild Qryiehfges ned

    Qiemloils, irged wotf tfe `mw. Gmultiol tro`es were gmre

    wirnoke ild jivmured oljiltry, wfone tfmse jrmg tfe pniols

    jivmured hivinry. Tfe Mdrysio joended 6,111 fmrse (06%) ild

    01,111 jmmt ibiolst Nysogihfms.95I detihfgelt mj Mdrysoils

    selt `y Xeutfes tm iod tfe Xpirtils ol @otfyloi ol 8?6 wis

    hmgpmsed mj 011 hivinry (41%) ild 811 pentists.9: Tfuhydodes

    siys tfit tfe Betio ild tfeor leobf`murs y tfe Dilu`e were inn

    gmulted irhfers ol tfe Xkytfoil styne.92Fmwever, Inexilder

    jihed i Betoh irgy mj 4111 fmrse ild 91,111 jmmt, mr i`mut

    06% hivinry.96 Xeutfes fored 0,111 Betoh nobft trmmps jmr use

    ibiolst tfe Itfeloils ol tfe Tfrihoil Hfersmlese,9?wfohf sfmws

    tfey giy five `eel i rebunir hmgpmlelt mj Mdrysoil irgoes.

    Xm il Mdrysoil rmyin irgy gobft hmltiol `etweel 05% ild

    41% hivinry, wfone tfe irgy mj i solbne tro`e mr brmup mj fonn

    tro`es gobft five guhf ness.

    Tfe Mdrysoil Hivinry

    Fmrse rodolb epotmgosed tfe Tfrihoils. Europodes ild Fmger

    hinned tfe Tfrihoils i rihe mj fmrsegel, ild Tfrihe, tfe

    nild mj tfe Tfrihoil fmrsegel.01Tfos deshroptoml seegs cus-

    tojoed, is evel tfmubf tfe hivinry mlny gide up i sginn prmpmr-

    toml mj tfeor irgy, tfey were quote lugermus. Jmr olstilhe,

    intfmubf Xotinkesirgy wis mlny mle-tford hivinry, tfos repre-

    selted i`mut 51,111 gel. Tfe gicmroty mj tfese were Mdrysoils

    ild Betio.09Tfus tfe Mdrysoils inmle hmund mutlug`er inn tfe

    jojtf-heltury Breek hotoes ild mtfer tro`in kolbdmgs hmnnehtoveny

    ol hivinry jmrhes.00 Fmwever, Gihedmloil feivy hivinry mp-

    erited ibiolst tfeg wotf ogpuloty wfel Xotinkes olvided

    Gihedmloi. Tfe Gihedmloils... gide hivinry ittihks ml tfe

    Tfrihoil irgy wfel tfey siw tfeor mppmrtuloty. Rfelever tfey

    dod sm, eolb exhennelt fmrsegel ild irged wotf reistpnites,

    lm mle hmund stild up tm tfeg...08 Tfos fippeled ibiol dur-

    olb tfe ittne mj Nybolus etweel Inexilder ild tfe Tro`inno.04

    Tfe hivinry were hfoejny ulirgmured civenol-irged skor-

    gosfers, wotf renitoveny jew irgmured hivinry jmrgolb i mdy-

    buird jmr tfe kolb.05 Tfos gobft expniol wfy Xotinkes fid lm

    trmmps i`ne tm stild up tm tfe feivy Gihedmloil hivinry.

    Ibiolst tfe Breeks, tfmubf, tfey seeg tm five fid gmre suh-

    hess, wotf severin Breek irgoes `eolb woped mut durolb

    hmnmlositoml ittegpts. Qerfips tfe `est evodelhe jmr tfe suh-

    hess mj Tfrihoil hivinry os tfe wiy tfit tfe giolnild Breeks

    tmmk up Tfrihoil hivinry dress, ild fmrsegilsfop. Itfeloil

    roders weirolb Tfrihoil `mmts ild/mr Tfrihoil feiddress hil

    `e seel ml tfe Qirtfelml jroeze, ild weirolb Tfrihoil hnmiks

    ml Itfeloil pmttery.0:

    Fmrses were very ogpmrtilt tm Tfrihoils, ild seeg tm

    five `eel mj bmmd quinoty.02Xtudoes mj Tfrihoil fmrses jrmg

    jmurtf heltury tmg`s sfmw tfit tfey were nirber tfil steppe

    pmloes ild it neist hmgpiri`ne tm tfe reeds ml tfe Breek giol-

    nild, wfohf reihfed 9.84g mr 98 filds. Tfey fid i nmlb tfohk

    gile, i sfmrt tion, ild hirroed tfeor feids fobf.06Tfe `obbest

    wmund five `eel `etweel 9.8: ild 9.44g, mr 94 filds it tfe

    wotfers, sogonir tm stinnomls mj tfe Qrzewinsko fmrse.0? Tfos

    soze, `etweel tfit mj i gmderl pmly ild i fmrse, os lmw hinned

    i Binnmwiy. Ot wis stonn sginn elmubf tfit roders wfm rmde wotf

    tfeor nebs striobft ireny kept tfeor jeet mjj tfe brmuld.

    Fmrses were trioled ild `red jmr riholb, i prerequosote

    jmr suhhessjun hivinry wirjire. Velmpfml rites Tfrihoil fmrses

    tm `e is bmmd is Qersoil ild Breek fmrses, ild siys tfit tfe

    Mdrysoils fi`otuinny ril tfeor fmrse rihes dmwlfonn.81 Ol tfe

    Onoid,i Trmcil spy repmrts tfit tfe Tfrihoil kolb Pfesus fis

    tfe jolest ild strmlbest fmrses fe fis ever seel, wfoter tfil

    slmw ild jneeter tfil ily wold tfit `nmws.89

    Tfe Gebiroilsisked il mrihne wfm were etter tfel tfey. Tfe extrimrdoliry

    repny reheoved wis3 @etter tfil inn mtfer nild os tfe nild mj

    Qenisboil Irbms, Tfrihoil gires ire tfe `est, ild tfe

    Nihediegmloil