1 MAJOR EDWARD YEW D BARB ANT ,M.L .D.,C .M.G .,THE FAMOUS LEADER OF BRABANT’S HORSE, Is a politician as well as a soldier. In 1873 he was elected to the Cape Parliament as member for East London, and was re-elected lor that constituency in 1882 and 1888 In 1897 he was elected President of the South African League. Me knows as much about the military affairs o f South Africa as any man living', having been Field-Com m andant ol the Colonial Forces in 1878, and member of the Defence Commission in 1896.*
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