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The Sword-Lance; an idea that never quite made it. From the Journal of the United Service Institution of India, Volume 32 (1903).

F.C. Laing was also an early member of the Bartitsu Club.

Eleven notes? Come on, y’all, it’s a sword AND a lance! And the pommel has a spike. What could go wrong?!