THE KIPLING JOURNAL


published quarterly since 1927 by The Kipling Society
(Baytree House, Doomsday Garden, Horsham, West Sussex RH13 6LB, England)
and sent free to all members world-wide


Volume 92 December 2018 Number 376


CONTENTS

THE KIPLING SOCIETY OFFICERS, ETC. 3

FORTHCOMING MEETINGS 4

EDITORIAL AND NEWS 6

THREE CHRISTMAS POEMS by Rudyard Kipling 8

HOLMES, DOYLE, KIPLING AND RHODES by David Richards 12

'SIR POMPEY BEDELL: AN UNTOLD STORY' by the Editor 28

KIPLING'S UNCOLLECTED JOURNALISM PART 4: 'EAST AND WEST' edited by Thomas Pinney 40

MEMBERSHIP NOTES 48

KIPLING AND A VERY STRANGE FISH by Garrick Alder and others 49

FURTHER NOTES ON MOWGLI by Rudyard Kipling, edited by Thomas Pinney 54

BOOK REVIEWS by Rodney Atwood, Mary Hamer, and the Editor 57

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR from Fred Lernet and Alastair Wilson 61

ABOUT THE KIPLING SOCIETY 64