This is a daily German war announcement emphasizing the positive news in war developments. It is Navy-related, with an illustration of a warship at the bottom.
The document measures 12 1/4″ x 11 1/2,” and displays bands of black, white, and red around its edges. At the top are a kriegsflagge and the number “1055,” along with the date 16 November 1916. It announces the sinking of transports near Malta by U-Boats. It also announces the appointment of Generalleutnant Ernst von Hoeppner as commanding general of the Imperial German Air Service.