Victory Bond

Victory Bond

A bond issued by the British and Canadian governments in the early 20th century, used to finance their involvement in World War I.
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VICTORY Bond, a leading fancy for Saturday's group 3 Betway Winter derby at Lingfield, is to miss the race in favour of a possible alternative assignment in France, trainer William Haggas has revealed, writes David Milnes.
Two on the box from Lingfield where VICTORY BOND (2.
That leaves us with just four from a field of 20 Scarlet Dragon, Victory Bond, Sixties Groove and UAE Prince.
If I had to pick one it would probably be Willie Haggas' Victory Bond at around 14/1.
The participation of Mennonite congregations in the Victory Bond drive was a central concern to the censors.
While waiting, there was a Victory Bond drive being held in Canada.
Besides nationally orchestrated propaganda, namely for Victory Bond campaigns, Perrun shows how grassroots efforts mobilized thousands of volunteers and produced remarkable results, as Winnipeg consistently, and significantly, exceeded average per capita funds raised across Canada.
The government backs a bond, like a Victory Bond or a Canada Savings Bond, the public buys them and the money is deployed as low-cost debt for renewable energy infrastructure.
Green America first offered up the new spin on the Victory Bond idea in 2009 as something people on both sides of the political spectrum could get behind.
After his comfortable victory Bond said: "I seem to be in a winning bubble at the moment.
The story of a life dedicated to setting up phoney companies, making millions, and, in the end, inventing a gigantic Victory Bond swindle that brought a fortune from unlucky investors - before bringing that court appearance.
The Treasury Department singled out the Norman Rockwell cover of a young soldier returning from the wars to his tenement home, his welcoming family, and his shy girlfriend as the official poster for the Victory Bond Drive.