National Geographic : 1941 Jan
The National Geographic Magazine "Get Back! My Frog's Going toJump!" Green meadows alongthe River Itchen near St.Cross Hospital afford fine playgrounds forWinchester chil dren. Here some have gathered wild flowers and two boys hold tired tadpoles and minnows inglass jars. Photographs byB.Anthony Stewart Many Say "Britain's Most Interesting Book" This Anglo-SaxonChronicle, setdown inoldLatin and Saxon script, isguarded intheBritish Mu seum, London. It reads inpart: "A.D. 1....Octavianus reigned 56years ..Christ was born ... A.D. 3. . . . This yearHerod died," etc.Itrecords English and other history formany centuries. Alfred wrote some of it at Winchester (page 68).