National Geographic : 1929 May
© National Geographic Society . A MONARCH ONCE FREQUENTED ETON'S COCK PIT INN In Charles II's day-this old building -was a tavern where cockfights were held, and the "Merrie Monarch" is'rputed to have come clandes tinely from near-by Windsor to see the feathered warriors perform. Autochromes by Clitton Adams THEY SPEED THE NEWS FROM OXFORD Postal, telephone and telegraph services inEngland are allconducted by the Government. Oxford, the seat of aworld-famous university, possesses rare treasures ofmedieval art and architecture.