As we have decided to press ahead with the restoration of the Smith Memorial as described in "The Contribuntion of the Paddy" I am now asking for people to pledge support and dosh. HHQ QRH have been asked to open an account which they will administer. They will also contribute - sum unknown at this point in time The 4th Queen's Own Hussars fund is still in existence but are asking for the number of names in support of restoration or replacement of the memorial. If we can supply a list of names from 4H, 8H, QRIH and QRH then the 4th Hussars fund will be more likely to up the ante. At this point in time the estimate for renewing the memorial stands at Â£1,500 but if the Dean of Trinity College agrees, a new memorial can be provided by the people who do the headstones for the CWGC. That will reduce the sum required. As the job of convenor seems to have fallen to me - despite much wriggling to get out of it, I will start by pledging my wholehearted support and Â£100. If anyone who is not from 4H or the successor regiments you would be doing us a favour by writing to HHQ QRH. Address available at www.qrh.org.uk Â£1,400 to go.