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SPECIALLY HONOURED BY THE KING-EMPEROR: H.H. AGA SULTAN SIR MAHOMED SHAH, AGA KHAN, G.C.S.I., G.C.I.E.
His Majesty the King-Emperor has gratified mrllons of Islanrah Moslems throughout the Empire by the grant of a salute of eleven guns and the rank and status of a First-Class Chief of the Bombay Presidency for life to the Aga Khan, whose portrait we give. Millions of Islamiah Moslems in India, on Its frontoers, elsewhere in Asia, and in parts of Africa, owe him spiritual allegiance, and he has rendered very valuable services to the Empire during the War. His Highness directed his adherents to place their resources to the fullest extent at the disposal of the British authorlties, and on reaching this country offered Lord )Crtchener to serve as a private, in a British or Indian regiment. Ph,/ ,rlp/ b’y i ,arl,