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Anti-German feeling in Deptford

Violent scenes were witnessed in Deptford on Saturday night 17th October 1914, when a mob of men and women attacked a dozen shops occupied by Germans, wrecking several of them. This also could be seen at the same time on a smaller scale in Southwark and Camberwell. At 10 the crowd threw bricks at the shop windows of a pork butcher in Deptford High Street, then forced their way in, scattering the contents on the shop floor ([/Anti-German feeling in Deptford

Violent scenes were witnessed in Deptford on Saturday night 17th October 1914, when a mob of men and women attacked a dozen shops occupied by Germans, wrecking several of them. This also could be seen at the same time on a smaller scale in Southwark and Camberwell. At 10 the crowd threw bricks at the shop windows of a pork butcher in Deptford High Street, then forced their way in, scattering the contents on the shop floor view original])

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