|The President broadcasting to the Troops. The effect of the President on morale is, as always, unbelievable.|
|The Army is now very nearly mechanized - here the Motor Car sets off for the Front.|
|The huge column that is the Army marches to war|
Even at this dire hour of need, the President has re-affirmed his Government's policy of 'no first use' of the Marvello-Gun, which is not being deployed to the war front.
Despite some unpatriotical comments about the unreadiness of the Army, its lack of cavalry, medical or logistical support, and the fact even though it has conventional artillery guns the troops have only minimal experience of their operation.
General Smith, the Army Commander has pooh-poohed these suggestions, saying "I pooh-pooh these suggestions, they are laughable, hahaha - see?". he went on to say "..we will do what we must, because we can..."