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The wounded French soldiers were dressed in the light blue of the French army. These uniforms always provided an interesting comparison between the various armies. The American army and the English army wear uniforms of about the same color, olive drab, which fits in very well with the colors usually found in any field or forest. The French uniform is sky blue which fits in very well against the sky line. The German uniform is of field gray, a color somewhat between gray and green. It is a very neutral color and fits in with almost any color to be found on average ground. During the last days of our stay here an American aeroplane would come up every evening about sunset, fly close to the roof of the inn and toss down a bundle of newspapers. This was the Paris edition of the New York Herald. One evening about six o'clock a large squadron of American aeroplanes sailed overhead. The planes shone like silver in the rays of the setting sun. We counted ninety two planes. We were told they were going on a bombing expedition to some German city. One night about nine o'clock we observed a large fire toward the northeast. The flames seemed to indicate a large ammunition dump on fire with some inflammable material included. We had with us from the beginning of the big drive until we left Fromerville two French liaison officers. They were needed her on account of the French ambulance service which evacuated the wounded. I will draw a picture of one of the sleeping rooms just after we came and before the wounded arrived. The room contains about thirty bunks, each one box shaped, with the bottom made of poultry wire. A small window near the floor lets in a little light and very much cold air. A loaf of bread reclines on the floor. Next to the -62-