|Rushden Argus, 14th August, 1914, transcribed by John Collins
The WarThe shoe manufacturers in Bozeat have had numerous orders cancelled, and delivery postponed. Short time is being resorted to, and the prospect is not at all bright. The Bozeat Territorials are with the Bedfords, and form the signalling party with the Bedford Engineers. Bozeat is also represented in almost every branch of the serviceseveral in the Navy, others in the Guards, Hussars, Black Watch and the famous “Steelbacks”. All news from the front is eagerly awaited.