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A Pathan

A Pathan

[Original caption] An inhabitant of North-West India unsurpassed as a hill fighter. Although Mahomedans, the Pathans rebelled against the Mogul Emperors round about the sixteenth century and were in consequence forced to keep to the hills. [end]

Gandhi

Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi, the father of Indian Independence, from a series celebrating heroes of the struggle.

[Recto, Translated from Gujarati] “Mahatma Gandhi started a novel non- violence war.

Jai Hind

Jai Hind

Jai Hind - Hail India - was the slogan for the Indian National Freedom Movement.

[Original Caption] We bow down with all humility before our Mother India.

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