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Historical newspaper stories of St George and the Dragon

To celebrate St George’s Day, here are two newspaper articles about the famous story – we especially like the Russian version of the tale.

historical newspaper story about st george and the dragon

Evening Telegraph – Wednesday 23 April 1930

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000563/19300423/125/0008

historical newspaper story about st george and the dragon

The Evening Post. – Friday 05 October 1900

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000582/19001005/092/0006

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