June 1927

What Price Experience?

Volume 12, Issue 2

HAVE you ever at some time during your service been one of a crowd gathered in the office of the Officer of the Day when the orderly for the commanding officer entered and handed Lieutenant John Smith an order detailing him as Post Exchange Officer? Do you remember what a howl went up from all hands, and what a forlorn look came over Lieutenant Smith's face? How the look reflected his innermost thoughts of the fear of " being checked ", and how he showed that he felt he was hanging up his monthly pay check for the whole Exchange force to shoot at?

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