This was a letter written by my Grandfather Major ME Barclay  to the Editor of Horse and Hound in 1932


In this week’s issue of your most interesting paper I notice a letter written about an old charger who went through the Great War in France and Italy.

I have one who still does regular work. I use him for farming from the end of the hunting season throughout the summer and I also ride him at hound exercise and hunt hounds off him cubhunting until about the middle of October each season. It is wonderful how he loves the hounds and they him. – They jump all over him.

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