THE KIPLING JOURNAL


published quarterly since 1927 by The Kipling Society
(31 Brookside, Billericay, Essex, CM11 1DT. England)
and sent free to all members world-wide


Volume 92 March 2019 Number 377


CONTENTS

THE KIPLING SOCIETY OFFICERS, ETC. 2

FORTHCOMING MEETINGS 3

EDITORIAL AND NEWS 5

KIPLING'S UNCOLLECTED JOURNALISM (5) 'LADIES' CRICKET MATCH AT LAHORE', edited by Thomas Pinney 17

'SINGING MAGIC': WOMEN SINGERS IN KIPLING'S FICTION by the Editor 24

KIPLING AT THE SORBONNE, 1921 by Rosamond Parsons 40

MEMBERSHIP NOTES 45

MRS BATHURST AND THE THREE BEERS by Luc Nerwinski 47

'MAILBASE' REPORT by Alastair Wilson 59

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR from Hugh Brogan and George Simmers 61

ABOUT THE KIPLING SOCIETY 64