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The Hawaiian gazette. (Honolulu [Oahu, Hawaii]) 1865-1918, September 03, 1918, Image 6

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NEW ORK. Aujjust 31 (Associated Press) Everywhere
along the Western frorit, Irom the Ly salient to Soisstms,
the Allies have eontinued their pressure, added fttrthcr valuable
gains, taken many cities and tovns and in the sector to the north
east and tiwrth o( Soisson. th Ffanco-Ainerican forces have gained
"further advantages Cfr rcachftig ?irportirfce. Nowhere ott the
entire lung line can tjptre be foimd any indications on the hrt of the
enemy to make a determined Btarrd.
lly the captore of Cnfnes, altodt 'tlrret ittilcs north of Soissons.
the recapture 6f ChaiKiny, tittle tiibVe'-Viiaii a wile further to the
ndrthwest. bv Hhe Tretich anfi tlie
mem in uiai sector, vjcncidi .inKui u tcvmni
on the north bank uf Itic Ailette and on the plateau to the north of
Soissons. 1
AMERICAN HRE ASSISTS
lu this battlcUhe American batteries shelled the Germans heav
ily while the French forces advanced on both sides of the American
held line and me American iorcs rrraue sonie mrxner wuvam.es m
tire vicinity of Juvigny. Chavigiiy, temporarily lost by the French
ami Americans in the early fighting of Thursday was retaken and
nasscd. and Cuffics. to the southeast, also fell to the French, as did
lill 1j9 and the heights as tar afe Leury, a mile and a halt cast ot
Chavigny.
These Franco-American advances art of the utmost imixirtance
for thrv secure for the Allied
German lines along the Aisnt Jnd the ChenHn Dairres ridge, j
making necessary, probably, retfretnents much further north than ,
had lccn the intention of the German command. I
On the front extending from, this sector to and beyond Noyon
the French army continued its pressure -and northeast of Noyon
General Humbert's advance took hhn to Mont Simeon.
T. tb- w..i of rronv th Alla further advanced nd the French
j .
GAINS Bt BRITISH
The British have completely cleared ht country to the south
west of the Somme of the enemy jknd southwest of lcronnc have
crossed the river and scored futthtr advances. Northwest of Pennine
Combles fell into tiir hands an4 they captured Clcrv sur Sommc.
between Combles and Peronne The evacuation of the latter point
by the foe is considered to be merely question of a lew hours as
the position has-been made practically Untenable.
v From Peronne to Bapawme fend to the north and northeast of
the latter city General Haig's advance has be?n satisfactory. Biachcs
was taken, Les Boissufs was entered and patrols passed beyond
Morval while the general advance proceeded due east of Bapaumc
to Frsuricqurttifiyc mile's distant. '
ENEMY COUNTERS BEATEN
llot h to threast and northeast 'of Baoanme thc enemy countered
repeatedly and thete was hard hand-to-hand fighting but every coun
ter v;s repulsed.
Rctween Bapaunjf and Pcroinre die British seem to have smoth
ered all resistance their patrols Wave advanced lcyond l.c Transloy
and they arc now astride of the Cambrai-Pcronnc road and are ad
vancing rapidly.
In the Arras sector the advaJic'e' was rapid and town after town
fell into the hands of the advancing British. Harly in the dav.tlicv
penetrated the enemy lines 16 a ' dfefffict of 2000 yards along the
seven-mile front from Bullccuurt to "the "Scarpc. P.ullecoiirt. Ilcndc-j
court, Les t'agnicourt. Ecourt t. Mout, Ktencourt and other towns
were taken and the advance at its farthest point reached Yillers les
Cagniconrt, slightly south of east of Arras.
In this sector the advance life s reached to within a mile of thc
old Drocourt-Queaiit line. There is 'evidence that before this rapid
advance the enemy is in fnH retreat. , . .
CANADIANS fcfcESS FORWARD
In the I.ys salient Bailcuil is again in thc iosscssiMi of the Bri
tish, thc pressure having cortiperled the (jermaiis to evacuate that
tw 11
dnciij( frotn tliere
Noteloom, three miles south, this
the day on the north end of thc
North of Lens an advance
sid"rabtc sector.
In the I.ys salient fires far birds of tire line were to be seen last
niulit and thc detonation of explosions of ammunition dumps could
be clearly heard from time to time.
Before thc whole British fr6nt there were evidences that the
oiiemv is conducting a further rc'iirement with all possible speed.
1 ires of burning supplies and towns
are evacuated can be seen at wide
1 c .1 .1 c-
neiore inc more auvaiiccu position
( rr,,Hcnt, that Hri
'
(arauveiy nni ana inai so many
captured werr never before secured at so slight a cost.
TERAUCHI MUST QUIT
IS OKUMA'S F0rrCAST(
,
TOKIO. Auyost M (.Special to tta-'
ssMBBssanaMMiaaawM
lets mm a Cnr rn ia
DIARKIfOEA, a4 is
CHOLERA i
DYSENTtRY.
Ttta miy sHsiimrMv wr
t4t-ac atii TMlawsaiaiMMs aa bmim.
Pcks fc-Ua. -Ila, aa, .! i. T, Dso.t, L4, LMha, S t. ,
w.rv. -
IVli
OF
American . forces figlrting with I
lines positions "wbtch outflank the .
-
they have 'rrweeded to and taken 1
marking the longest
idxance of I
litre.
of a thousand yards was mi
a con-
that are being destroyed as they
intervals and to a long distance I
!
tr ',!, Ml!, c.ntinn.
.w.4 4.4 -
prisoners anu guns as are oemg
i i(y for the statement that Terauchi aud
1.1- n.'.;4., : ii . . k. .
opinion u suh, following th
violence that grew out of tbe r;i-e
shortage, that the entire i-abiiict will
VbaWkS aM bj4tta
MS, tfiOUT. AGUE.
Vhb ast tmh Hnawa for
JLSTHMA, VR0KCHITIS.
II I a
ST m asr
MattRJOlMa, 6ur, startrumtnaaa.
f ' "I. ! . f ! n.i lr f
WSm
BcHcl Prevails fie 14 To Confer
On Supply, fund To Enable
. tMna To Jom Mt
TOKIO. August . S( (Special i -
Huron O. llaf-anhi, Japaa'i miniMrr to
tn,,, M today onfrrtri home by
the, FoiWgn'ofhVe add Aiil) leave Peking
i nrlv Wit .'weeV
Thong the reason for Hayashi ' mid
den recall svsi not tfvcn t)' the for
g wince, Kl I fceneftrlly Relieved tint
ft j, for a .xfi, 6nTrnrcii nlnt-
inK t0 tj,e jnt Japan China cx.li
tirfn atoii th 'HibvrnVn Manrhurian
liorttrr Wcion. jFrra ha alroadv ont
a strong Torce under nie command of
Lieutenant General K. Fojti to thst re
uio'n. iit China It Mill unable t join
tne expedition nor a u Ar- of her in
ability to malie an emorincv niro
g
,on,P ivi-onunc'n,ut'.u- to tV home pay
"nn-nt ii o a "new military lonn to
tAm'1,x
0mc obnrYven'iiay that Harahi'ii
fr f"iiiit nt result in tbe
hT Vm i J' rrmnation
thc rrnrrnrntative or Japan in ihina
Tbi. however, few Wlievc to bo prob
mORSDXYS SXPENSE
HEAVIEST IN HISTORY
WASHINGTON, August 30 (Of
Ricial) Tkuraibiy was marfked by
tlic btjeat dinburaements for ordi
nary war puYpoftcs expended in any
single day in the history of the na
tion. Kor such purpose's the govera- ,
nicht disbursed t5,00fl,00. j
This vast expenditure was in addi
tion to aLfl.OtiO.OOO in foreiga loans
nhil to minor exite-nscs that yet ag- .
Vrrjjared h sum 'that 'wduld hsve
bVon considered grrea ia other days.
s)
w. a. a.
IHCMOOPBiO
fr
L'OYfl GeorOe OTfcrS Toast To
Ameriean LabOT Head
. ,.()V)(n u 30 A.orltr.l
frwi-miwi fiimpom. h-ia f the
, .tnert -H K iTc-Ht'nn of lbir. "riaito I
rbe hfiiii- of his Irnvhood in Pplttlc
gate, Kmki London today. To.Irv h
a client st 11 lnnc''con which n
) a-tt'ndcd bv thc p-cniicr nn.l nth"T
sfr'lncnt I. s dors of British national
affairs.
IPri-ihicr I loyd George esve the 1 -.nhi
to flmpcrs and in so (loins HI'I cm
. nrnpfnii iit.i... tkf. el.,.. .,(iriAit l.,n li..-
1 ecu Amcricnn ImWot nmi tin- Oowm
mcnl of the l'nitnd Htstes in the roi-
iluct of tin- nr for Which the vlnrtois
han worked ho steadfnstly he snil:
"t.ike mnelf he cbii forgive fliosi hu
bavc upbiaided Irim. "
W, 4.
s
i;oMl. August SI f Associated
M'res. tck mg municipal policemen
I who are deniamlins increnses in pay
j mid Teeognition of the union wblch tbey
have formed will nrobablv return to
tbeir duties today.
Tbe policemen were last night inform
ed that the government is prepared to
listen ymwthcticalry to any griev
ani which they may have if they will
return to work and it is believed the
request will be granted.
WOULD NAM? FOsiToR
CAMPAIGN MANAGER
WASHINGTON, AujjiiKt SI (Asso
ciated l'icsi Representative Voss ts
yesterdav iffi-ic. the chairmanship of
tho tfepuliliciiii cnnrcssiimal commit
tee. He hn taken the offer under ad
liscmeiit a ml liis Tricnds predict that
lin afll accept.
w. a. s.
ADVANCES TO ALLIES
NEAR EIGHT BILLIONS
W XSli'lNiiTON, August ..O -fOftici
al') F'lithcr ciedits of 400,000,(M)0
Tiave been i-nnted by thc treasury de
'partnient tn Crent Britain nhich brings
the total ii' li.ins iiix.lt in credits hd
vanced ti, ii,,,! Vllv I.7J.'..(MI0.(I(MI and
the ', f t he Allies 7,!K)t;.-
OHI.OOII.
, AIR MAIL SERVICE
fflTf'XOO, August (Associated
Tressl- trial nirplane mail Service
tietiveen ( hies;o and New York will
he liejrim Sepleinber .1. It ia planned
to establish a. regular service iu October.'
OAROIl ilAYASIU IS
liiii
IAWSO:VAfcsk, ttjMt IMAa
. am-iaUtl 'ra) Vilnjanwr niciafliwon,
thaif4e eKiiloer h baa Va ta the
aorthlatlda Tw tHo V"T BT 7'" 1
who mi rirxn-'tfl mriouy ill anil le
Mrioaa last Briag hn arrUcJ here on
bin way to ih" 'oulh.
la Juke, 1913, SiofrtnMon oollr.l
from Brittf h. 'C'olainba for four yoaw
f rrplorattoa a irth of (aa1a aH
Alanka, comma inliiijj the Ifann lian Ar
tie ExprHlitioar on board the itesim
whaler Karluk and two umaller vewla.
At Noma, Alaska, Stefanraoo, on the
Karltik, beaded art of thi fipr.tition,
now ilivbleJ into northera and aouthern
Sroupa, and Went forth In ararrh of
1 ml believed t be lyiag horth of the
mouth .of tha tarkenxie River. la
Bnilmicr the Karltik reached Point
liar row, the moil northerly point of
Alanka. The winter froae- the vesiel
ia nail gtefanaaon, with two men and
two Kaqnimao, went shore to hunt
for caribou for food. During tbia ah
aenra the atorlag rarrled the Kar
luk a war, a ad some of her. erew par
Ixhcd after aettiiiK out afoot from
Wrangall Island north of Siberia, after
the vernal had been rruahetl. The other
were reaeued. 8tefaniraoa and hit eom
paniona joined the tout hern group of
the expedition.
Ha Starts Norta
In March, 1PI4, the evplorer and
two compaaiona went north with dog
and diarovered a large island, 'and
there spent the summers of 1915 and
1916 la explorations, keeping In com
munication With the southern group,
which was totnmamlrd by tr, Rudolph
M. AnnVramv, atxilogwt. Doetor' Ander-
FORQGN MINISTER
MTCOMMITTEE
triaricfilTOi' .Will Afso Be 1n Berlin
To txpiatn :
I,
I.OKDOX, Angnst 30 Asswiatcd
Vreis) Bdth von Hintxe and von Hert
ling 'will appear before the foreign re
latione committer of the Prussian diet
oa Monday, it I learned from despatch
es etninnting from Berlin, The new
minister of foreign aVaiiV ti prepared
to make a statement t tbe TtbtnfnitTee
and Chaneelor von Hertling will go to
Berlin from grand headquarters Where
be has Wen la conference with Oerman
military leaders.
The statement of von Hintze is await
ed with great interest as ft ts expected
to reflect the German foreign policy
and the interest which attaches to what
voa Hertling has to say is hardly less.
W.S.B.
TUKfO, August 30 (Special to Nip
pu Jiji I Oil f coal now has joined in
price sviutioti, takrftg a sudden jump ',
today.
'I'rto classes -tit Hrpr pople, w ho
'erc itiaile ajaeat destitute by reason
Of the prscllcsllly -prohibitive pri of
' rice but who were rclieVed consider
ably by the government recently, are
again feeling financial stress owing to
the soaripg price of the charcoal, which
is tiied largely by poor families as fuel
for rooking. The sudden raise in its
price has caused almost a panic.
A delegation from the hoosc of peers
fn the Japanese diet, consisting of six
members, this morning called upon ',
Prem'er Terauchi at his official resi- '
dence on NBgata UtrOt and held a '
lengthy conference. All the pbaes ol
1 distribution of rice supplies and restric
tion of prices for the commodity were
discussed at lenajth.
1r. a. a. r- !
EXTENT 0FOISASTE8
C0N0EALEOJN BERLIN
B KB LIN, August 31 (Associated
I'ross) 'l'lie war oflice in Its official re
port of the fighting of yesterday along
the VMfern front issued last night
sm'hI: "British attarks made along a
front of conaiderabliv leagth to the
southeast of Arras failed.
"There were also local engagements
tfl the northeast of Noyon and ou the
Ailette. "
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W.I. a.-
MTORM
BKU.NK, August .10 (Associated
Press i Lieut. Thomas J. Hitchcock,)
Jr., of Westbury, Long Island, a flyer I
wim tne iiiayeiir r.waurinc, uu r nn
i-aplurcl iu March, has cm-sped from a
Uciman prison camp aud reached tho
ri io border.
1 w. a. a.
OPPOSES HOME RULE
1)1 BUN, August L'0 (Associated
i'ress) Tbe Couuty Dublin Oraud
Orange Lodge has passed a resolution
1 recording its determined oppo'tin to
any form of Home Bule whatsoover
anil asserting that the inhabitauta of
Ireland "can ba as wisely and justly
governed from Westminister as those of'
England, Hrotlaad aud Wales."
NEW STEAMSHIP LINE ,
' WArsHINOTOlf, Aujjuat 20 -(Assoei
n ted I re )--Tha Argentine government
has established a lirte of steamers to
operate from Buenoh Aires to iMmtn
Arenas, mi the Strnit of WagCllan, atop
ping at mi runs ports on the coast.
Thc fleet at the beginning of operations
consisted of sis steamships.
PRICE OF CHARCOAL
IS CAUSING ALARFil
o ia 1815 katl bronht Vuppliw t
onna a manu, tncranviion ' baer an
th owVHat Polar boar, which Htof
a). finaii? purchased. ' '
Message revolved from the fetntoH
In 11 7 .reported he hid found -.Hrs,;
ihii k nmwi ii .mil a
'"! LllMring' sum.
mis, ia ecartb of toinr - we aerral
l to remain ia the Art-tie probably jf
atltil 110 W( well ailvaneed. '
aht etefanaaoa waa delirious with
fever, at his winter quarters at Hra
rhel Ism ml, in the AreMe Ocean. A
Fort Ybkon mianioa physielaa started
oa a KOO mile joarney by taear trail
toward the explorer's baai in tha- bopo
f aatlni.bia-.ifh,.,;, ;
bxpoaure, diiteaae, suicide and aeci
dent robbed etefaasaon of the services
of about score of the mea -whom
he tooh with him Into the aorthlaad
la 1PIJI but he emed Inured to cold.
1 Ptafanssoa's Arctic explorationa led
him to the discovery of new a island
or continent and of the "blonde Ks
tuimau". It was on an expedition ieiraa in
1008 and concluded in 1912 that 8tef
anssoa found the tribes aoaietimes
called "White Euimau'r which, ac
cording to the explorer, had never eeea
white- sjiaa. They were living aloug
the Dolphin and Union Straits and
at Coronation Gulf. From the Kuro
peaa-like features of these northerners,
Htefanason judged they might possibly
have spruag from aa ancient los't
Bcandinavaia colony of Greenland.
CASES OF BRAVERY
In Report He dives Two Specific
Instances
WASHINGTON. Anciiat 30 fOffician
Among the awards of distinguished
.service crosses to more than thirty
Americaas which General Pershing re
ports, he specifically mentions two ia
stances of bravery.
One of these was displayed by first
Sgt. Hans P. Christianson of tbe in
fantry "who rcfuspd to receive treat
ment although sick and walked np an I
down tbe line, encouraging tbe men and
exposing himself to shell and machine
gun 8re."
Another instance tbe General cites
is tliat of Private Lcxie Dowhham, in
fantry, "who captured single handed,
by the exercise of unusual bravery, ten
I of the cucniy. "
I Other, similar, if. loss striking in
stances of dare deviltry are mentioned,
t Alexandre Tsrdieu, French eomiyls
aoner of thc Franco American eorpora
I tion, in reviewing the past five moaffc-s
i of the war, commented on the bravery
and dash of the American soldier and
, aoid; "Oerman prisoners taken in re
j cent operations along the Vesle River
! recognise the fighting aualitiea of the
American s exceedingly great and
their tenacity as extraordinary. These
Germans say that If the whole Amcri
cnn army showed the same dash and
courage the cause of Germany would
be lost."
w. a. a. i
RELEASE VHEAT TO
Child Learns Why National rood
: Administration Has Reduced
i Substitutes Requirement
v
I Cubled advices were received by Food
I Administrator Child yesterday from
Wanhinton );iviiiK the reasons which
caused t lit national food administra
tion to arrive at a twenty percent basis
lor substitutes in bread used by tho
i iitt'ina t iuiiwl allies. It is auuouuced
that tho fodder grains of all of thc
Allies are estimated to be below tile
n-moun'ts of last v,ar auti that thc com
bined wheat crops are much larger than
in I 'Jl 7.
It is believed
that if substitutes are
i "ed by the
Allies at a greater per
twentv ueruent. it would
- , centnge thuu
ii -r a "shortaire of fodder irrnlus in
conjunction with a greater demrfnd kud
I oices Mould be unbearable." TheSe
prices would thus affect auinial prod
lifts such as hogs, poultry, eggs, -beef
and milk.
Taking these things under cousidera
tion, with thc voluntary wheat saving
mi the part of the people of the Unit
ed Mulej in addition to the twenty
lenent aiilist it utes required, it is bo
ievcil that sufficient wheat can be
sed'to take care of our own and the
:illn il reijiiii eiiiciits.
It is hoped th-.it the new program
will effect a meat a conservation dm
jug the coming year as waa effected
"It is expected that milder measures
mvi" the whole vcar will produce the
Ics'ned results iu conttcrvatiun if tin
spirit of saving in our people can be
mi iira.i no I " the mcmua-e from the Na
tional Kood AdniiniHtrator eoacludes.
A- sion us full details of the new
food progrum are received here; com
jdete iiifortiiation will be given all co-i
'riled, Mr. Ohllfl said yesterday. In
the meantime merchants and consumers
ire asked to continue on the fifty-fifty
basis
TO CURE A COLD IN ONE DAT
Uka LAX ATI VB BK.OMO QUININE
(TableU) . Dragglata refund mousy If
it fall a to cure. The ignatur of
E. W. ORO)VE la ou each bos. Man
ufactured by tbe PARIS MEDICINE
CO., St. Louis, U. 8. A.
PERSHING MENTIONS
SAVE FODDER GRAIN
WINNING: ffiOMlOE!
, ., ' ' ' I II--, , ,
T.0'it PdMifuM
IViUi Pt6$ldent
V .WXSHINOfoNj . Aurjtfs't
(AssociatedM'reas) Concurring in
the ahvflUdtneati to the Man Power ,
Uw Vbick extends the limits of
&raft' age o etghleea and forty- -It'e
years aai Ik expected to add
1.1)00,000 atea to th available sup
ply -of Americana for military serv
ice, the aeuaa ye stern's pawed the
; measure) and ia ike afteraooa It was
eat to the Presidest .
, Presidential approval ia expected
to ba speedily givea ta the aaeaa
ura ia order that Provest Marshal
General Crowder may name an
early date -for regiarratioa and the
military program may go forward
without delay.
ttoeretary of Wr Baker last
evening announced that ' limited
service mon would aot be ojlled
into the aervir an less able bodied
mea may be thereby released aad
relieved for servtee overseas.
.a, a. .
tinlM fawWi lnfeiifanflft Mnnies
1 W a mat W a 'a ' at
raiO 1 10 UepCnQeniS OT
toelrnteirs ot Crew
WASHINGTON, Aoguat 3l .(Asso
iated Prfcss) iFinally wivea up as lost.
MISSIUB CYCLOPS
i GfVQl UP AS LOST
1
the ellieV Cretepa, carrying a valuable seventy-five pilots, downed twen
eargo from outk Amerlew ta the Uni- , . ,. iU , f
ted ttara ad lest herd of ia the ty-eight machines, the loss of
vleittiry t't the wtst Indies several
m oaths ago, kss been strickca from tho
list.
Secretary Daniels baa ordered pay
ment of the insurance claims for the
loss of the members of the crew.
It deNiovd soaietime after the big
steamer was reported missing that tbe
comma ader was Oermaa born -and bad
entered the wavy under aa assumed I
:JtriT
might -be responsible for the dinap -
mramc wf the vessml unilitr his com.
maad. i -. . , v-.-1 -
w.tvfcm, hi. i .
II
HAOfALilllME
Ace.dtnt frobably Prevented
Yhorfus fttiki From Becoming
Aviator in Uncle Sanr8 "Service
X fcawaii -1rn Japanese, Thomas L.
Miki, Mio is noVr t IVnin Bhermaa,
!hirlifHlc, OlilO, as a draftee, is prob J
Wbly the otrlv .luns-ncie ah has evrJc
beeh a 'member ttf the t'nited Btates
Jai1htin sferA'ic. Tliat be is not now
4n that service is doe In rt to a full
of C30 feet in "which ho ustained scri
Ous injuries. The Cleveland Hlaiudonl
cr of recent date has the following
despstch from Camp Bberman couccrn
iun Miki:
"The druft last Week brought to
('amp tilicriiiaii a .lapanee aviator from
Dayton and be came by rail.
"tlie binlmnn is Thoinas L. Miki,
'ifaWaii, Bow a private in the Four
Iccnth comphiiy, Fdurt1!! training bat
talion, 15H uciiot brigade.
"Miki piloted a plane as n flying
cadet kt (imtiote Hrl.l, Kauloul, 111
nois, anil was a candidate for a com
'misnbii. A ffW days before he was
to lie commissioned he, ays, his en
I grne Went bad 2.10 feet in the air and,
, 'itt'sediKling on the wing slowly, the
' machine suddenly became uucontrolla
. ble near earth aud plunged nose for
I ward, throwing him and 'breaking a
rfb.
"'fnjiirleli atilTereil, together with
cjueHtioHa'ble eyesight . and slightly de
fective hearing, conspired to. cause his
rejection. A draft board at Ibiytou
then rejected and planed him iu Class 5.
However, he appealed for induction
iwith the June eontiugeut aud was sent
to C'auip Bhormaa. -"Miki
was born of Jajiauese parents
in Hawaii. Ills education was gath
ered in three universities in this coun
try. He has wriften motion -pioture
scenario and short stories for maga
y.iuea, and has travelled with Lyman
H. Howe. He probably was the only
.liauese in tbe aviation service of tho
f nitcd Slates."
w. a. s.
GERMANS 'HERE THAT
r Socialists have met
i
I ''OI'r'NM (KNV Autfust '1(1 -( Asso
i inted PrcsstThe K-a"Vfii'ter Zeituni;, I
1 ermanv, reiioifs that oeiltlist dele
gates from' neutral 'and belligerent
countries met on M.dtdnv In an inter '.
national conference. Philip S. licioV ,,KTKH 0 AM August 'Ml -( Assncin
mann, Socialist leader of the reichatn t,j Ticss) NeWs received here snys
waa recently there. What action was ,,,, Mie ills,la volunteers have enp
aken Is tfukuown. t,t,j ,1C Black Sea port of Ntrvorosk.
w.a.a. i , W. a.V
JAPANESE ADDRESSES
AMERICAN LAWYERS
CI.KVKLAND, Ohio. Au-'ost r - As
soclated Press) .Dr. Ciiogoro Miyagi,
rotinaelor to the attorney general of
Jtipan, addressed the fortieth :iiniu:il
convention of the American liar Aaso
ciation on " Ha fegua riling Civil Lib
erties."
AcaiiprKPIayin? Part -
M Growing Icpcrtance But
Force Is Smai (kjEpired
WhkThoscol French M
British '-J-y'
SfeVete Damage Is Done To
Towns Back o( Line and
CitierfcMWi';Rhiue:Are
Suffering Reigns of Terror
WASIUN'GTOX, August 31
4 (AssociaterJ Press)
American aviators are steadily
playing a more important part in
the warfare on tne Vestcr.i front.
In the first two weeks of -August,
the war dcpartnient rqiorts, the
American airplane ' forces made
964 flights and downed at least
twenty enemy machines. . Flying
back of the enemy linen on bomb
ing raids they dropped 53,000
kilograms of explosives on Con
flans, Longuyon and Dairfurie.
In this, same period the French
made 14,000 flights.
jfVORK IN JULY
During the month ofvJuly the
American air unit, composed of
which to the enemy has. been fully ,
confirmed aifd besides these re-
ported the downing of eighteen
other machines of the destruction
of which confirmation has not
been secured. ,
On the Hritish front vesttTdav
"tish aviators downed eleven
1 enemy, machines and pnt nine
1 .4 .. .' t v. n J
others but o,f onrol. Njiic Bri
tish machines were, ni.iss.njr last
niht. British raiders y esterday
proceeded to ISruggcs where they
dropped large iianlitics of ex
plosives n the docks -and thc
waterfront.
RHINE IN TERROR
German travelers teaching Am
sterdam have reported heavy
damages to thc Rhine towns ly
the recent Allied air raids, hi
the latest attack oh Cologne forty
were killed, many others ' injured
and much damage to property oc
casioned. In Manhcim, whole streets and
sections of t lie city have been de
vastated ly the high explosives
showered on the city, and the loss
of life ;ind casualties in injuries
have been even heavier "than in
Cologne.
w. a. s.
- 11STS OF CASUALTIES
I
i
! WASHINGTON., Auguit :!l-(.Vso-i
riated l'reMsii I.'omsi-s to the nroiy as
I iiniKiiinceil in the cnuultv l::,ts luniicd
'out yesterday Mini lust evewiilg were
j sniiienhiit -Miiuller tliiin thiwo of .the
I several preceding days', iiumberiHg H19
of W'lioni Itf ty nine were killed in UV
i tion, thirty sis died of . wounds, two
died of other finises, "J7 were woliud
ed, fourteen missing nml oho . bia.t
known to be a prisoner.
I Among the ofticers in the casualty
li"ts were: Ciiptsnis .lanes C6k,
Wiini, Tcxiihi Kicluii-il r'rcilei ick Wiuith,
Jackson, Michigtin.
j Captain Kdpar N. Cudhvell of Ws'rr
'town. Wisconsin, hits been' scvvielv
wounded. '
i Losses in thc Murine corps "reported
were nine killed in m-lioii. one il--H I
of wotiiiils, si' von nouinli'il and se'en
I mirsiiig. .
w. a. i.
RUSSIAN VOLUNTEERS
CAPTURE BLACK SEA PORT
Ehanunatlsm
H-ivc vim ever tiled ('liiiiiibei lain '
I'liin U.ilin fin- r h c ii ni ii t in in T Tf not,
Mm inc niistiiiu tunc, as the longer
this tlisi-nse runs on the burder it is
to cure, (let a bottle today, apply it
with a vigorous niussaire 'to the" afflicted
pints mihI you Will Ke surprised anil
delimited lit the relief ubtuiued. Kor
1 snle by all dealers. Hensoii, Kin i t h t
' Co., Ltd., ue'entb for llawait. -Adv.

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