THE KIPLING JOURNAL


published quarterly since 1927 by The Kipling Society
(31 Brookside, Billericay, Essex, CM11 1DT. England)
and sent free to all members world-wide


Volume 91 September 2017 Number 370


CONTENTS

THE KIPLING SOCIET OFFICERS, ETC 3

FORTHCOMING MEETINGS 4

EDITORIAL AND NEWS 6-7

ANNUAL LUNCHEON REPORT 8-13

JOHN SLATER COMPETITION REPORT 14-16

KIPLING AND WINE, Part I by Thomas Pinney 17-28

THE TREASURE, THE LAW, AND THE PROPHET by Bruce Page 29-38

MEMBERSHIP NEWS 39

HEROES OF WESTWARD HO! by Rodney Atwood 40-53

MAILBASE REPORT by Alastair Wilson 54-55

BOOK REVIEWS by Angela Eyre and The Editor 56-60

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR from Thomas Pinney, Alan Cowan, Philip Holberton, and Ray Beck 61-63

ABOUT THE KIPLING SOCIETY 64