Imperialist Determination of Albania; France Goes to War in West Africa

  • Having recently proclaimed their independence from China, Tibet and Mongolia signed a mutual defense treaty that, under it terms, was “for all time”.
  • The Paris intra-urban transit system went entirely to electric streetcars, as the last horse-drawn streetcar made its final run on the city’s rails.
  • Alexandre Millerand quit as the French Minister of War after Colunel du Paty de Clane was reinstated
  • The Ulster Volunteer Force was organized by Sir Edward Carson and Sir James Craig to resist the Irish Home Rule Movement.

Note the report of “heavy fighting near Mogador”.  Mogador is at the southern end of Morocco, at this time under French and Spanish colonial occupation.

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