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THE SUN, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1915.
ti pay r (Jreat Britain ind Franre.
To tills it hR attached ttnm arhioh
(Man .i yjeld i.i th Investor of almost
lit per cent. r annum and carry
with them a conrendon privilege cal
filiated upon the return f normal
rondltloni to provi of fJIgtliMt value
to tiv HoMar of thin i.(, mi
The inter, t of Iba inall Investor
an- alao iunuiie,i iii thr declalon
an -h thr commissioners hava arrived
ai lo laauc iii' bondi In denominations
a low at flOo and to allow siih-
Bcrlbeii to niaka instalment peymentB
on iha loan, it i to tic noted that a
the eomtnlaalan haa itatadi tin ih mi
external loatti free from all nreaanl or
iiit'iri Kngllali and French taxes
it is propoiad iy tba conwnlsBion
thai the piocoeda of the loan be nan
died no aa In no way to disturb our
on monay market, and to that end
tin' ganaral plan will he to laavc the
cash realized from the boflda on dr
poult with banking Institution Which
bacoma rnembera if tha ijrtidlpata
throughout tha Unitad Matee, Thi
proponed loan may In fait he ronald
eicd as an arrangement made hy
American commercial ami agricultural
interval with their regular customers
to acrept deferred paymenhrcoveftng
gommotill ie ptirchaaevli
intei national commerce nacaaaarily
Involve at time the exit nsion til
credit by the willing u nion to the mi
ln nation. The agricultural, niatiu
faetnrina and Rnanctal Interests
should welcome the opportunlti t ex
tend credit to any solvent customer
svhrie the extellon of BID h . r III ful
thers American trade
Hood ad to I to Basra Trade.
Tne noruiai aaport irade i'f Uila
eounlry to Orrnt Britain and Prance
runs Into many hundreds ol millions
of dollars annually. To pren, rv e au h
trade under th, exIstlriK iibnorinal
condition are believe the proponed
arrangement te ba Imperative and ac
cording) we ami the many banking
Institution and financial houaaa that
will be aaaoclatad with u will act as
m.m.iKi rs without rompenaatlon.
When iha itaiamam was mada public
at the Hotel IJIIimorc last niKht by Sir
H. Bablngton smith. Henry r Davison,
nf J T. Morgan & "o . W m present The
Urltlsh hanker was disposed to .in ner
luestiona as to what had heen deflnlMy
nettled. Mr Davlaon wis equally frank
Ona of the llrst quaatloni asked wn
aa to the participation .f Hussi.i in the
lonn. The raply was thai Raaala did
not appear as a party or a participant
Another queatlon w.i in raimrd to
munitions. The husw r was that Ihe
money w.i to be usi d i x -luslvely for
the purpose of Stabilising exchanges;
that is preventing hills drawn on foreign
countries from depreciating. Tin mi ml
all hills that mlaht he drawn It would
include the wh at lulls and the rntton
bills n well as bills on manufacture
it haa not yai been dtcidad deflnitely
how many payment will '-over tha l an.
They are to be arranged for upon a cal
culation of how often they will be
needed. It wis explained thai -a per
cent, might he miuire.l with tha miIi
acrtptlon. or more or les These SUb
atrlptlona ara m ba made .my ona
of the hanking centies of the grOUpfl
In the ayndlcate. The money thus bald
by the designated dapoaltory Will draw
the usual interest of I per c nt . which
will ao to Rngland and France.
While the interest and principal of
the loan ara to ba payable r American
dollar at New York. It has not yet
been definitely, daeldad whether there
will not he branch citle designated
for auch purpose. It wis apparent
that thl will depend largely upon the
subscriptions. A great sum iiaid for
bot.ds by numerous investors in one sec
tion would make it advisable to nay In-
tarest and principal direct in thai lo
cality Instead of through New York
with New York check.
The syndicate which Is to handle the
great loan is well In process ..f organi
sation Already It lias been definitely
decided to have groups In Boston, I'hll-
adtiphia. Chicago, Pittsburg, tlaltlmora
and tit. 1-ouls. and perhaps In New Or
leans, Minneapolis. Omaha and several
other cities. It la Intended to have a
group In every centre of the country
where one can be organised.
Forty Already Offer In Join.
ww York city will lie Hie eealre of
the groups. So far forty mini. Inn Instltn
Hons have slgnlHed llielr wllllniraess to
Join. This lnelades mil only national
bank anil Male hunks bal punerlul
private hanking lnslltutloas.
The nmonnl of all sniittrlptlons will
he tahiilateil In this city.
Subsequently syndicate managers to
i arry out the purpoaa of the loan on be
half of England ami irranca ami to
carry out hIho the agl eellisll II of the
American Syndicate managers will lie
,'hOHen by the syndicate ar.J by the two
countries These manager, according
to the j. P. Morgan & Co. atatament,
win serve without compensation.
It was said In the financial dlatlicti
yesterday that the personnel of Ihe New
York group would be a great surprise j
to many who have ventured to announce i
various hankers its opposed to-the Iran !
with Russia eliminated th re wa the
general expression of belief in Wall
gtreet that Kuhii. boeb & Co. would bo !
members. Alter the visit of Pierre .
Hark, Russian Minister of FlniufJ-e, to
I'arla, and then to Loudon, without ap- i
parent result there came a change In .
the attitude of many bankcra in .'. v I
York who have no love for Russia. It
waa regarded as significant yesterday j
that Jacob 11. Schlff visited the banking
house of J. P, Morgan & Co. and had
a talk with Mr. Morgan. It was also
thought to be significant that Otto H 1
Ka.hu visited the lliltmhre later In tho
evening after the statement waa glvon
oat- Mr. Kahn declined to say a word.
It could not bo told yesterday now !
soon tin- Inst payment op the loan would!
oe available for the purpoae of settling
the exchange market. Several very mi
portant steps are Rrat to be taken.
It will revjulie an act of Parliament In
England and a proposition of law in
France. It waa said last night that
theae measures wOUld he rushed through
at once, hut that even with a suspension ,
of legislative rules this would require
eeveral days. Thereafter the commls-
aloners of the two countries. In all like
lihood the members of the present mis
sion, w.ll have to execute a formal
agreement with the American syndicate,
which win act through a committee
which It w ill designate For these tea-
solas no time could be gel hist night for
the completion of the tlnul formalities .
it could only be aald taht everything '
would be done a oulckly aa possible. It
waa generally Don ceded, however, that 1
November 1 would eee the Hist pay- I
ments on subscriptions.
Tho agreement announced bust night
waa reached on Saturday und Sunday
after the Governments of England and
Franco had llgnlfled their approval and
after M Hark had started for I'etro
erad, thus eliminating Russia us a
Party, The agreement had been reached
after fifteen days or confer en caa be
tween Americans from all sections and
the visiting delegation, which consiHts
of Lord Reading, Sir Bdward llopkin-
on Holdan, sir 11 Bablngton Bmlth
and Baall B niackett, mpreaentlng
Kngland. and Ernst Mallei and Octave
riomberg, repreeeiiling Frunce.
There Is no dount thai during the fif
teen days the visitors received enough
enlightenment as to conditions in the
I'nlted gtateg aa materially to change
llielr original ideas.
In their first dlaouaetong they held
to the idea that the American Ihveotor
would lake ah ait one billion dollars In
bonds at par for a period of ten years
or longer. Ii may be said that they met '
few if auv bunker In thts country who!
agreed with them. The amount was j
i iti siy uu .i ii, oi ine mono!) w
succeaslv steps, and ihe term of tho
bonde and the price were likewise re
duced. II win. pidatrd out that the Bjegei
was to lie raised egelBilveli In itahllli
rirhangr anil far an algal pnrpuse.
There te en rtnulit that the gaattloa !
gtaalllnea played an Impurlani imri at
ii.i. .i. i . .. .
,-,,, ,,i -v in .-1 i -
LOAN TERMS TOLD AFTER
CONFERENCE IN CHICAGO
: Ang;lo-Frcnch Commissioners See Leading Bankers of
the West Announcement Relieves Tension
Details Fully Explained.
ClIIOAOO, Sept. 2 The terms of Ihe
:eign loan wen announcad heir attar
an -ui d.15 confaranea of tha West s
i.ad. n Bnaneian ami the rtpraaanla
Uvea oi ciieat iiritain and Kranoa.
The tension among the hankers here
Which has been apparent for sevcra'
data In fact cmt sin e the arrival of
the AngloFranch commlaaloti, ended,
Willi the UMuance of the statement or
Lord Headlngi who with some of his!
co. league spent the day In t'lih ago. .
After the slatrnient i .une out the bank I
ers here avoided making a at.itctucnt
of their position and were obviously IW
lit veil Whan the Morgan banking liouee
in New York o.sued a atatament ampha
Itlng the advantages and good term
of the loan
VYmlc tho heads o ih banks. Iinml
houses and tiue raMnNUraa were ion
fiirmg with the fon-.gti gWMItlgdlOMfg
the inanagera of tha bond dagtwrunanta
wi re In antither oonference liatenlng to a
datallad daaorlptKm of th pt opuaad
Is. mis. the Oundttlona Ul dor wtuoh the
ma Pa puri-hu.sed, the plan I'm latci
ofMM'efHion and ovan ine argument for
then sale to Anion. -an Invexlwra.
llintlii-r lrellnu 'I'n-lhu.
At in o'olook 10 ia tho rgpraaanta
Uvea of the OhlCagO bankeni are to te- i
naaombta at n.e Btaohalona it is b.-
Ileved they may have Bomathlng mote
dellnilo to toll to the ciunmission. hut
w hat i dona during the nommlaaion'i i
preae me mual hn done qulchly. a, the
delagaikm Will l.-ave ahotTtly after n.sin ,
for New York city.
The local UtuMneea man who tried to
gag tin) head of any large Chicago bank
during the day failed The hank
opened at 10 A M Half all hOUf be
fore that hour some of the large hankers
in the city were at the La Balla etiwet
station awaiting the arrival of tha Lake
Shore train of the a.ent nf the Allies,
and some were gelling ready to see the
Win n the train arrived delegation,
from the Commercial Club and the Mar
Aeaoclntlon ami other organlaatlona
were on the platform John A. ;
Hpur, chairman of the board of tha
can financier on the amount accessary
In lake care of normal exports were
presented to offset tills, terminally 11
beeaaie thr aadrrstaadlag ihat the two
roaatriei would take care of their owe
aiUUllloU purchases as thc have hern
taking cure ol them or h) a Igheeguegt
arraageneat for deferred payment idiis
In thr form of notes for a short term.
'Ihe Important point gained hy the
taiertraai was that tin- ataaltliai nnis
vvoahl he kepi off the market and Ihe
rredll aied In take care of other coin
in o,l I ties.
American bankers laal night were not
prepared to dlacUM Un- other matter,
saying thai It would be taken up as
soon as the praeenl loin wa running
Reports from Chicago yesterday were
i.-st uratifing to tne American buikere
in favor of the loan My 4 o'clock the
Anglo-Fretch qpmmlielonera hid met a
number of very Influential citlaena, meat
pachera am'.nvvt them, and they had re
i elved very favorable assurances So
well had everything gone, it was said,
that Lord Reading, sir Bdward Holden,
Mr Rlackett and M Mallet, who arrived
rhere in th, morning to remain until
Thuraday, will start back to-day and
will be In New York In time to attend
the dinner In their honor to he given by
he pilgrims at Sherry's to-morrow eve
ning At the meetlngu held yeeterday m
J P. Morgan tit v'o's building were the
men who are carrying oul the detail
of organising the syndicate The two
member of the mission remaining In
town called there In the afternoon, soon
after Mr Sohlff had departed A long
others at the meeting were Vice-President
Charlea V Rich of the National
City Rank. Char.- A Rabin of the
Guaranty Trust Company, Albert Wig
gins, preldent of the Chase National
in. president nf the Chase National
The bonds ate I be listed on the New
York Stts-k Exchange aa BOOH as they
are ready for the market f'resldent
Moble of the st.-. k Exchange and H. K
Poa r-i) of tlie listing committee of the
exchange visited the Morgan officea In
the afternoon for the pursise of dis
cussing arrangements for thr applica
tion. It wa not known whether i
special privilege will be extended to
the bond, hut it Is thought In Wall
Street that all of Ihe routine steps will
be die pa need with in this case.
PLANS LOAN FOYCOTT.
Industrial Tencr I oiifereoee V4nnls
Washinhton, Sept. II. A boycott of
bank participating In the S0 1.OflO
loan to the Allien is proposed in a state
ment issued to-night bv the executive
committee of the National Indtistrial
Peace Conference, of Which former Rep
resentative Frwler of Illinois Is chair
man. The movement us also indorsed hy
g. F. Humibc: of Chicago, repreaentlng
tin- Business Men s Peace Aseoclatlon,
The organization calls upon all per
bqhp who dtsire to end the war and
maintain American neutrality to take
the follow ing action :
"1. Wlthdiaw any personal deposit
you Rtgy now have In a national bank
and redepoal' same In n hank operating
under gtate charter, whoee otfl. era w ill
pledge themselves to remain free from
any affiliation with war mongers or
".' Rr-iuest ine officer of your saving-
bank to withdraw any savings bank
moneys on deposit with a national bank
and redepoal t aanve la some solvent Iwml.
operating undoi at ate ohartor whose
otficers will pledge Ihetnaelvee a Indl
"3. OoflvmunJcate pargonally or by let
ter with yottl cm, count) and State
Treasurer renuestlnp each uf thogg of.
"leer to draw out uny moneys now on
deposit with a Hat Ion a bank and re
.ie... same in some solvent hank
otM'taiirig under Blata charter whose of
fioera win giv..- a pledge iu- herein Indl
Tha organ mil c m also cc ..inmends
"thai all frlandg of peaoe opaai the
election to the Olfloa of PrOBldeilt, Vlce-
fi siderit. s.-nator or Itapreaentativa f
tne United stales iin candidate ivrho re
fuses to dodge himself for tile Goveiii-
ment ownei-.-h.ii sivlualvsly of all aims
and munitions works and forever put
an end to priv ate profit in i no ,n. iking of
any of the Instrumentalities of war
a thin tha Unitad states."
Mr PlOWlarglaO issued a length;, gtgte
mont in which he says the Alllea win be
come bankrupt and that the United
states will he compelled to pay mora
than a billion doll iris Indemnity for vio
lating neutrality in lending money ami
exporting ui m.s to belligerents,
WANTS ANTI-LOAN FANK.
1 1 ' i un itl It I ltd it
I. en lt i n
l'lmn-. II I III III
drt . editor
Rldder, sun of Her ma
nf tin' $taut$Xfituna pronuHad ,
laal nivht at a maotlni of ffarman-
A mer loatti to prott-si attlnai th- war;
loan t" i hf Alllaa, i h formation nf
ilarman marlrun Nut ton I Hank aa al
nftlm thi bantti thai ittbacrlte
Union BlOCh Yards and Transit Cum
I pany, and .laines B. Forgan. iiresldent
of the Flrsi National Hank, divided the
i taak of chairman of the receiving ram.
in tine, on which Were I ieorge M. Heyti-
' olds of the Continental and Commercial
I National Hank. J. tigden Armour of Ar-
1 mour A Co.. J aires Patten, John V.
I Scott, F. II Armstrong of Raid.
! Murdoch CO.i Samuel Insull of
the Commonwealth hhtlaon Company.
Former Judge John Barton I'ayne,
. former Judge "'harh H. Cutting
and Hdas 11. Strawn were among
. the representative from the Chicago
oar. Mlti'holl I), r oUanlict , form, r pres
lib til of the Chicago Bar Asso.-iataon.
went to New York and was on the
train aacortlng tha viniton to Chicago.
ll.nl IKSIII- Not Ills, ll.se. 1
far a cm Ih leal tied Ihe queatloi
f the rotifieixitod ahtpmanla of Chinag
lineal, over Which thet-i Is now vigoioo'
a.'iivity on ma part of ti,e pacaera. iii.i
j not enter the dlggvgghMi even Informally.
' It vvaji agplalnad that Mr. Armour was
present, v m head of Arn-oir Co
; or rapre tentative of the paching Intereete
' Ketierally, but aa un imporlant liRiire
.n Clio ago finance.
Ill addition to l.slng a ivowftrflll
bcr of th Continental and Commercial
I National Bank director) ba i a jomi-
I nam nowat In other large bank whose
I participation in the loan it eagerly de
! at red t th.- inimniieeliiii and tin- prevent
nucleue of the future syndicate. The
at tendance of country benkera waa
Plana for the Chicago igmfarencg were
of such regent ongm ihal ihe aommlt
tea had acaroily twenty. four hour In
which to get into telegraphic cotnmunt
cation with the banker in Detroit,
Cleveland, si loule, Kanaaa city.
Minneapolla ami the other pumta from
which representation waa deaned.
Jam. s J. Hill, who has been par
ticularly active In urging t'.ie loan, wa
prevented by nines from attending and
wired his regrets II,. :ild he would
endeavor to have Mmneapol, r.pre-
W S Rovvc. picsldent of the First a-' ,n" Champagne came at Ihe right mo
tional Rank, and 11, P Griffith, of the ' '" '""I"-' """ Veeilge of
Cltlaeng Rank. Imlh of Cincinnati, and 7WIth for th.- central l owers. "
Bmory W Clarke, a prominent Detroit " 11 ,h' "f "'" nm cirre
banhar. I eponoenl that the projected A uat roster
man attack BgallWI Serb a has been
- 1 1 . I "tiecessai II v postponed, ' as llu Teutonic
to Ihe loan The meeting was h id III
II. e Amsterdam llnera House on ForTy
fourth street, and was under the aus
pice ,,f tip "Amtrlcun Truth Society."
"It would ta- a telling blow,' said Mr
Bidder, to kill the loan and to est.ib
lleh ihe national bank el the same time "
Jeremiah O'Leary, Irleh American
irilor. who wa- the next speaker, In
dorsed the proposal "Hitter a panic
iii. in a funeral pruceaelon of depoaltora
who have lost their money." he ald.
"Lai ii org.mr.,, the depoaltora, 'ur
purpoaa Is to tind out the banks which
hold this Anglo-French piia-r ami to
f XercteC our right an .iiis. Tt over our
"We have been holding a lot of meet
Inga aroun.i New York 1 Mr. u'Leary
igplalnad, "If the papers don't stop talk.
ng about German Americana we are
going to hull some meetings around
neurone per offices 1 id ndded that the
papei s would call out Ihe lattice reset vea
a use th,y would be afraid
The Big Four," continued Mr
n'l.eaiy. "who will lesion- to the Amer
ican people their ancient prerogative are
Hoe ret, (applause Ford, imor, g
U is, I Ill y in. shouts and cheer and
waving h indker. hiefsl and lleiman Rai
der. " lAIo applause. J
Albert S MoC inn. editor of Water
icojs gad Cammerre, prealded over the
meeting, win h was attended by about
STERL ING A D 1 'A NCES.
I : rhfi nit ItNIIff mi I : tirctu t tun
of ( oiiiplrllon ftf I.imiii.
The probalnltty th;tt a H.4i.fatory
HTinniincemonl ri'Kii rdl i K it. Ar.Klo
KrtMM h limit IMCOtlattlotlai wouM Im m i1
ovriiight w.m i'f i ion ni tiie fur un n1
van. In m! Hnn ext ha:ii' NtWday.
IVitrinrt ftrtlni cloxwl .it 4 71, with
rablM Ht 4?ts. m nimpftMd with
4 7" ' j for fleni.tnti itml i 71 tor c;iuij tn
llonda)' Kr;tntn W9T9 al tronrr en
tin- tOaiti protiotii. ftdviinclng t B.t6
for rhe k an1 ft. 1 2. foi rahlea. Thy
t loht'd mt MuikIhv at 5.H un 1 7 KB i.
.MarkM wt-ro Miinrr, rloHlnR at S3
M.I ialkflll (K.tllsH ,11111 'h Or I'ltDlt'fl
Tlltl I' lnjiarcs with a previoun dose of
for lraftn ami S3 for t hck
Kronen vera unchangftd hi 15.4ft. laie
W9T9 Muntt-il at 6,11, white rulilrH ad- j
Vancd from 24 to 34 U,
GEN. MARCHAND WOUNDED.
I'reneh Oftleer i l-'nalioiln I 'miir
lrurk hy llre tif Shell,
Sperm! atU lt)it h to Tin. n
I'Aitii. Sept. -HiiK -Uen. Mait-'haml
nf K.ttihoda fsaVltlO, wlm f -is dlettlnj uieneil
htiriewH reptatodly durini tin- prMtnl
war. waa W0UIM)4t4 in the liKhtinK Ut
i!im ChftmpHein illwtrK't on Satimlay
He n hit in the nIloiiiin h
fraefitiani and his condition la Mrloua,
Prvoldenl Polnoara oonfafirad th Grand
Croai of tin Uafflon of Honi on th
woundad lanafal to-iiuy.
in mi March and was Dotonal
in rommand "f iht Prenoh f'ri-i- arhtrh ',
rroaaad Africa ;;;ii uoouplad faahoda
tw nionthi baforu Kitchcnrr'n fornei da j
ft n ted tha Itervtali army. I,t"i Kiti ii
. Hiicr mat Marrhand anil tin lattr ro-
fuaod t- withdraw without 'rdt-ri front
nla Uovammanl a diplomatic! corra j
wpondanca batwan the two Oovomntanti '
reaultad in th Marthand mlaalon balni
raoailadi At tha bajflnnlfuj of tha war I
(rn. Mnrchandi who was on tho p - i
tlrad lint . offarad hi" aarvlcaa ami war j
appointed Colonal. Ht waa promotad I
to the ra:iU uf Itrigailier-1 Ji'inral itt Fb- i
ruary "f thin year.
ADVANCE AIDS RUSSIA
it ffeiiHl Itellt- es I u . i n
on Kit-dta-rii l-'ront.
Lonuom, Hapt 81, Tin' Putrojnrad
foi I'thpoi it hii t ot t hf Tiittvt tolas raphii
thut tha niaumptlon "f thl off-nrlve by
th- AlllaK in tin' Hint hiiH almohi r.
multunaously brouvht rallef to th
tranM tanalon on the. saatarn front ba
tW0an I'winHk ami
(hi' withdrawal of
the iiiMrdH' DOlpa
Th.it thin ral tat win hf moal aalooma, !
tho rvorraapondant hhns, may ba Infarrad
from th rcfaranct in to-day' a oommtia
nl1U to thi continued hKhtlntf north
of Moluilt ii lino Whtoh maken It appn
i tjit that Clorti von Kichorn'H thnmt
uci'oai 1 1 u- RuhIbmi oommunlcationi la
uarioui van if Kuialan riUianc on !
the tipper Villa Ih inalntalittd ami the
flanUlitpi altvmptH of the cminy nouth
of Dwlnak prova uiwaaoaaaful.
"Wi may pi-ihapH flva thanks for the
relit'f," he wa j h, "to the RdVMIUf on the
WMtam front i where it may ho poillbli
to turn tlw tahleH aKiiiiiHt the enemy.
Ii Ih too early to ImlulKe in OptlmlattV
t'onaldaratlona, howtvari utn j n in pro
ntalura to MMtak with ahtioiut' eonfl
dani ' rawardiiigr i ... pOjg on on tita
I Ittww raaWhai of the tviita
CaalMaOd mm Flril Pnpr.
arrlvlna hy the thousand, hut that
they are quiet In demeanor, which I a
rnntmal to their enthusiasm during the
mobllliatlon In 1912.
The departure from village lire ac
companied by touching sci nes of grief,
Intplred rto douht by the memory of
great aacrldcea during the two recent ;
llalkan war Men are willing to re
gpOnd t" the egM, hut ani' obviously not
nthutlaetlo about It. The people evi
dently deal re fsrace above all things.
The eorreepopdant arume that the '
clovemmjant is well aware of this at-
t'tude on Ihe iart of the population i
B4ld believe that the declared intention
to remain neutral win be adhered to.'
A Salonlca despatch aa that aero-
planea are fraqitenily aeen passing over
Huluatla on their way from Turkey to.
Austria tind from Austria to Constan
tinople. One of them l snid to have
fallen Into Hulgar m territorv , vvhie
upon II waa seized.
In . oi sentence of repreaeiitalions i
hy ihe Herman commander
Hmyrna the whole Hreoh ttopulation
thai provtnee has been ordered ex-
Unofficial rgportg reached bete thlg af
lemoon that railway iraffl between
Bulgaria and Rumania ha bean atopped.
riie Bulgarian and Bumanlnn atgationa
had no confirmation.
An official bulb tin laatlari to-day at
goflu ctinflrmgd the appointment of
ihe Crown Prince Borla to had the1
Bulgarian armies. Hon. (lekoff waa
named aaaiatani commander ii chief,
tin Kutlnchoff tflnteter of War and,
llei .1st iff. Chief of the rpmeral Stnff
Tin- BgchailgO Telegraphs Athens
currceimndent telegraphed to-day that
It hna i n learned poaltlvrly at Athena
'hat Ih" Auslro-i lermaoH plan to begin
'i.-ii invasion of Serbia within a fort-
A lleuler deapatl h from Athens say .
that nothing gttorl of Kulnartan de
mobilisation can alter "the determined
stand of Greece.' adding Unit pacific
representations hy the Bulgarian Mm-
later In the Greek cap.tal have been
of little or no avail. The correapon- J
denl aaeert the Victory of the All!" In
for e concentrated along th,. sVrhlan
frontier do not rgcead San. nan men.
mcvetly old men mid boys, "although
provided with powerful artillery,"
ANTI-GERM A N FELLING.
Hula-arla Opposed la KlaaT'a tl
Inde In InUVor of Knlser.
Uprria! ruani fJeuaarcg to Tui Si
Bollg, Sept 2v A Bolla despatch
says that public opinion in ilulgarla Is
decidedly oppoaed to King ferdli uid's
Qermanophlle ,tt:tudo ant it is eg
peeled Ihat there will lie popular up
risings if that altitude is not altered.
There is likelihood that M flhenadleff.
is known to be strong! v In fiver
of the allied cauae, may be
enter tlie Ministry Numeroi
mutiny have b en reported
troop who arc starting f .r I
s ,.,S- Of
SERBIANS REPULSE FOE.
Two ittmiiita to
rON the Hi,, r
Niart, sejt. MieUyed
miss on i An OfJBgtal report
the War ' ifflce says:
Two attempts of the enemy
i I ' IH
til.- KIV4r lr:na Ol th Hlffhl "f the
'Hitler a hcav) artillery fire were
:-!, one in the dlrteMIOtl 'f the
, Rfttahfl CUttoitl htiuxe and the other
; tte.tr lulu-gratl, H nsnl
AGREE ON NEUTRAL ONE
lliiluurla ft Mil l.reeee Bel off Ter
ritory, Baye Os'traaeaa lgoaoya
111. Id. IN. Via AuiHtet-dain. Sej.t 2H
I waan i heaa t a
t h' I IWVM V
iieiv have agreed upon
ml of a neul ral zone ie-,
i raUDgstee. a.-.-onllna t.,
Th ami anion nt -, n.'.oie.l ...... ka .1
iween Hulgaita and tlreece, mvnlmg
10 tn- agency, wa mads b) th- ureek
itainaral Ki .rr In Mitilunoilon h k'i...
I J t. J
ttitine Thr aijetH'y Uh-
" I i ' i: i : i.i a:reti. atnl then Im no I
tkNlbl that Phi Ih re.nly tn yield to .Jreek
u IgfhM a.lKu. the Set Uian tirrltorie f !
1 !. trail ami i tevgotl, ThSs mofttlt that
iii- uttvmptfl if Un Kntctitij Poweri have
boon friuM ratwd."
Th TagtbUxtt iNrr-..eratft, tin nlo!
I avMrtlon, sayliia trwtt th vxtont of th
tit-utr.il iotM is t.ftOO yanlf.
The I.okatan ftiger ItariVf from Its
a t iin corrMpofidrnl that Promlor Wni-1
tteloij ''.I.- fa;!f! in tha n gt i.i t loriti whlh '
I h at tatnptad ' Open with t he ltumanfltiii j
( ernint-ni recently and aefta that;
public t'piiihin in Uraaoi is Inotlnlnal
nvore atronajly to a Utaral Intappfatation
! (it ti BtorboQrah "mi-ai,t ohHiratinE; 1
iiteerii to suiiJ-nt .erhta in OMt f
' uttaek hy anuthar Italkan State).
I ha t)vtraeaj AMtnoy, oomniantlnff on
thti daflpatoh, tajra: "Oraaoa haa nfn re
laaaad from t his ai rajiajamant by the
art lfn of Serbia."
The Overnean Sew n A(t tirv MMftl
that the (ireek Mlnleter to Serhla culled
on the Serbian Prima Minister and told
htm Uraaoa had daoidad to offer deter
mined resistance to the passaae of for
eign t roups through t Ireek territory.
'tlree.e. for the time being, b ileter-
mlnad to maintain nautra4lt even in the
faoa of the threat to land troops," ways
the Hami agency, adding that Hrilluh
ami French ofTIi er.s liave been In Salon
lca In order to prepare for the landing
of Anglo-Kremh fon-en
"Rumania muni remain neutral and
certainly will do ho." U the contention
of fount JtilluH AmlruHMy, former Hun
garian Premier, in an article In (o-day'a
TOQlbtott The fount arfctueH that vic
tory of the Alllea would render Kusala
tnaster of the liiilkaiiH, which, u turn
WOuiu raauov numawiia in a nuaaian 00
pandenoy. The Cantral Powara, realiz
ing Human la's Mltuution, Count An
drnHHy adda, do not denlre her aHsll
ance. The iverneaH Newe AKcney QUOtafl
Budapaal aa anHertlng thai the Scrb'an
MlnlHter lo Bulgaria, Tcholak Ant itch,
told the Bulgarian I'ramler. M. Kadonla
voft'. that he would depart on leave of
abaanoa "twing tti m haattb " The pri
j miar'a annwer whh that laava of abaanoa
j hud been Kianted to Bulgarian ''oiikuW
Apart from the nhove Item, whirl., If
true. forerdiadowM Rtadual rnpfure of
diplomatic ralatlOttl between liu'icarla
and Serhla, the outHtundltiK feii'ure In
to-day 'a praag utteraneen Ih Reneral
trend to tho opinion that Ureere too.
throiiKh 'he eKtahlteninent of a neutral
lone with IhjlKHrla. Ih "nafe" for th(
Teutonic allleM, and that ItuniantM, prac
tically lnolated. Ih of no paolal Hlgnlfl
cance for the Central I'owern In tha
bhaplna Of the llalkan situation.
Th Frunkfutirr rlruMt; exprerieH
unaaalntM over the Qraak moblllaatlon,
aanai'lally in vlaw "f thu Vanlaaloa con
trol nf tha Govarninent.
The nawapapar Undi raaaon for alarm
in the ttaiunn attugtloti and LHinfaaaaa im
Inability tn forn a cUur Idaei of tha
EVENTS IN THE WAR
ONE YEAR AGO TO-DAY
The Alllea complete the turning
movement against Von Klurk's
army and tho German right wing
I in full retreat.
The Helgluns order all residents
out of Al.nt a tha German ap
proach. Tnrnow la attacked by the Russian
Klao-Chow foils are bombarded
by the Japanese tbet. The Uerma -arc
driven from one of the outlying
GERMAN PRESS OWNS
Papvra Confident, However,
riuii Allies Cannot Break
Sgecfel i ahl Dfpolri. to Tur Si ,
A MgTggna -VI , Sept. The Herman
newariapari do gal attanspi to conceal
the sern.ii nature of the all1ei onenlve
'on oce c-omplele lonthb-nce In the
outcome of tha oparatlons a Berlin
deapatoh in Ihe Koflniuli' Ceftung aa
,a' the Allies' attempt to lm alt Ihtougt.
baa 'ailed and that no oililllly of
breaking through exists. The Papers
l.iyg t.ait all alarm ie groundless; that
the battle in likely to last several days,
hul tluit resenrea have reached all crill
oil nlii!s and th enemy WtU be de
feated, Tne belief la ax pleased
oe Herman losses tit dcscrioed ill the
"Ill.'.al iei"irts of KinuiM und Btagland
.r, uraloubtedly awaggetaled. although
nie loaaes are InevlLabla In an action
where Ihe fronK,t position has to be
I Tne war correspondent of the CetfUBp
describee a visit to Herman heaibtuar
teta m Champagne made apparently on
September IT. He rays that the whole
Southern I. orison was ablate with gun
fire and that the roads were thronged
with great columna of troops who showed
no trace of far In their fares. A cer
: tain nervous strain was noticeable at
headquarter, he said, hut all there were
t'ull of Confidence. A French ofTeusiv h
took place In tha same plmv last win
ter, and a battle was fought noith of
ChalonBi but on thl occasion, the cor
tesiioudent savs. the action was inucli
m. i extended, the Infantry attacks ex
tending over the entire front from
Auberiva to th Argonne, while the ;ir
tl'.lery duel covered a still wider dis
"Toward the west." he ivntltiuea. "the
1 ilglulnt; hss been very violent, but the
I iennans maintalneil their front" The
correaponders .uote a Held oflloar a.s
saying that the atta.k was not morel)
1,-rrlble hut thai It was unprecedented
li w;is carried out With the utmost en
t ergy and waa accompanied by artillery
tire au'h aa had never been seen before.
Hie entire Herman frOM was held, how
ever, except at one snot where a division
was driven back Such incidents, the
1 oPncer said milt he expected, hut there
s no fear that Ihe allied offensive will ;
.aie a definite auoceae.
The correspondent saw man) Wounded
returning from the battlefield all gin -'
: Ing with martial ardor. They spoke of
the extraordlnari fury of the lighting,
I and readllj admitted the braver) ami
tenacity Ol the enemy, but the wounded
i men hid no fear that the Preooh OOUld
, ever break through me line.
The fcofroloerHorr eaya thai the at
tatJh by th. Allies Pad leen CXpOCtod for:
Week tmrt atld add
"i uir tlrsi poattams aral material were!
I 1 t as a mailer of cou-av As this is
I a war of fort fioaliona there is always a I
I certain amount f material which oan-i
not tie temoved The two day struggle
baa douMle-s lieeu a dis.ipntument lo
tne enemy, though he wall magnify the
'result In order to in ike an Impreaalon
upon eastern poMtlca We nin view this
aiiempt without anxiety because we
know that the enemy Is not SUOCeeef ully I
breaking through and a tH-tiev,- thai he I
"Tl.v first two days enided favorably
for us Near Ttar, II Ihe Bnglleh vv,--.
driven back with lots and without
having obtained any advantage. Near
l.oos. on Ihe contrary, one of our divi
sions was forced bach Into Ihe wee,. ml
line, mid now the enemy stands before
ond iine a formerly he si I
h. foie th.- first line, with the diff, retl. e
that In has doubtless stiff-
h.- has doubtless suffer. ,1 heav y
I loaaes through 'he occupation.
: The rraakarter Heftaag expresses
! tonlshmen: that the Herman wer
all able t" r-iut th AHIaa
the wirtft rii front. In .en-
i ffanitva on
nf the fart
that It folio Wad three daH of bomoard
maj t The pa par aayi
"The naWl that hua reached Ul
e:ie i o doubt that on th'- WMtam
front a atorm has tnjrt which eXCaadl
in lOlanoa e erythlng that ban bo far
happened In thia War."
AlthoUffh c needing that the number
cf priaoioTM that fell into the handa .f
the Allien must htve bren lare the
paper aai"T-tH tne official M,rur-s gtvan
out at I'arla are exaggci ateu. and OOP"
"Nowher, ao far( have our aaaattanti
achieved a really thOrouaThi daclalva auc.
ceaa We grieve for the tnOUSanda Wha
were aacrtrtced, but we are proud Of
for they kept the ahield before
llne Miieedoiiiii, hul lliie to
A lllll I run III.
lfm! i utile 0$$09t ' Th i i "'.
HimuNi Hept. 2s.- -The timt contingent
tf Bulgarian! called to armi from Mer
lin coimliita for the moat part of itu
dental. Thay i:'t BarHn Monday nlht
The Bulgarian Mlnlatar whh at the rail
way station to bid them fan-well.
The corraapondaul "f Thi Hvh nuked
tne 1 In later how long It would take (o
complete mobtltaatlon. lie replied that
moblltggtlon began on laptombar 91 and
that It will not lie complete for three
"Thaiti I HUppr. h declamtion nf war
or. Herbla win follow V
,ii," nald the Mliiinter. "thai w 11
ftdlow by any mean., W are
tn bitlitna;, aa Holland and H wit ie riand
hava tnohiliziMl, to guard our neutrality.'
The Mlnlatar win then aeked whathar
it might ba Infarrad thai Rulgarii posi
tively wmjld not daolart war on Seihia,
and to thin the Minister replied that the
WOrda "positive," "carta In" and "never"
do not ivxist in diplomatic language.
"i cannot aay positively," he eald,
"for we ate absolutely determined t1'
have M icedonla and are In liopee that
Serhla and the Entente PoWen will con
rede our demand. In the p repent deM
rate Htate of o fT-i Irn developments are
likely to he Influenced hy thr attitude
of (Jreece and Itumanla."
BRITISH LABOR CONFERENCE.
Klleheiier Mint Aiullli SieuW nil
p$etl t'tihir flgigafel tn Tun Hi'N
Usmoon, Siit. 2 There arsa an Im
portant confsrsnes tn-ilay batwaan uniun
ufllclalg ami laghor inemlNTH of I'arlia-
nent. Arthur Henderson, Minister of
Both Premier Aaaulth and Karl
Kltehener, Minister "f War, mho heal
been Invited to attend, addressed Iks
ron fere nee raapactlng mllltari mailers
The pruCBaSMngB Were hot ptlhllo,
CZAR'S WILNA ARMY
SLIPPED FROM TRAP
Berlin Admits AH Hut -Jl.flTft
of .'lon.oon Hiissinii Force
NOT OI T OF DANOfitt YKT
Hgsefaf CabU icpaicA i fun si .
I, ON WIN. Kept. SH The correspondent
of the "Time" at I'elrngrail sa) It I
reported from a good source that the
i Korly. first tlermaa Army Carpi was
i overtaken by flood In Ihe PlBSl inarslie
j and It l hrlleted that the entire hud)
i Bf men, BBOUl Io.ismi, have pcrlslicd.
iir'ii CtM beapairi) re Tub fi .
tsONPOM) Sept. :. Lifting the veil of I
mystery that has concealed from the,
outside world the fate of Ihe Itusslan
YV..tia army, estimated a: loo.ooo men,
ever since field Marshal von llmdcn
buig's army pierced the heart of the
railroad eystim in western Ituasla, toe
Oorman Wat Office nnnouncad officially
this afternoon that Hen. von Blchhom
oapturad in the battle of Wilna zi.vus
men and 7 a olfk Bl s.
Supplementing this alaiement Ih?
olio .al Berlin report asserts the battle
"led lo the enemy'a being repulsed
across the Lake Ma i oo-Smoi goll-1
Th.s Is taken to Indicate that the
Wilna army aaeapad ihe Teuton trap.
The reticat apparently waa not made,
as had been generally believed, over
Ho- southern line of Iha Wllna-Lida-Molodetchno
rail triangle, but over the
northern load. In a desperate ran- with
the Herman army in ihe immediate
reach, and at limes III partial control,
ol Unit load
As.dc from the Important advice con-
eert i the Wllna army the outstanding
feature of to-day's official Herman war
bulletin i the assertion thai the Itus
aian offensive in the Volhynian fortraag
tnangie. which begin on the day Km
peror Nicholas sssumed supreme com
mand of his armies, lias been completely
broken and that tha Rttgalang ""ie In
full retreat along the cntiru front."
Hoi no I Objective.
If the Herman pursuit .-opt inues.
Rovno, the one torlreae In the triangle
still In RUBSlan hands, will he their ob
lectlve, and as this fo iress has con
Siderable bearing upon me course of tha
Oaltclsn Mailing Ihe Hussiana ale ex
po ted lo make a diejierale stand
Prince i pold claims to have driven
the Ruaelana from bridgehead positions
east of BaronOWitachg, Which '.ears the
r ail for a concerted drive by Hindoo
bargs nght wing for Ml nek.
further prog rees is announced in the
enreioping tttoventani around tiwinaid
espei i iiiy to the southwest of the Im
Dot tan t railroad Junction, while head
is also reported i
the opt rat ons
aitniiiK at tlx ttti.il tout
f tile ilna-
Tin- ollical Herman r.-iort follows i
Army aroup of field Marshal von
Hlndenburg Oppoeing for, - arhloh
ti. iiusiini back yeeterday on tlie
southwestern front oi Dwlnak at
lempted to make a stand in a poattlon
situated more to the rar. They wito
attacked and repuleed, Soutii of
Lake Drlaltiata a cavalry angaiement
is taking place.
Tlie u Derations ly the army of Hen.
von Blchhom in thr battle of Wllne,
which led to ti e enemy a being re
putaed atrnsa the Laks Vtarooa
8ni rgoBWlachnew line, teauHed In
tn, capture of a total of seventy oth
er re, 11,101 men, three rannon,
aeventytWo machlni giina, and late
quantities of baKgaK which the
enemi waa forced to leave behind, An
Inventory ot mis booty rouid not ie
taken until now isenaiiBa of our quick
advance. The tixures previously ta
ported art :."t Included in ti.ose given
fl,ilon Men i Bptared,
south of gmorgonpur attack i mak
Ing progress Mortheaai of Wiachnew
we have broken through enemy posi
tions, tm tins occasion lwentyfour
Oflll't-ra and 1.800 nan were taken
prisoners and nine machine aims cap
Army sr. -up of Prince Leopold of
Bavaria The bridgeheads raat of Ba
lonovltchl are now in our p leesslun
nttsr a battls for them, friapnerg to
ti e number of ar,o were raptured.
Army group ol Field Marshal von
M i kat -en The situation i un
changed, Tin- army group of den, von Lin-
slimeli has foreed n Way aero Ihe
Htyr lo low Lutsk Und
tin.- succaaa the Buss
retreat north of iuiM.a
along iii.- en
l tir, front.
There Is ground for the belief that
I the army of roll Marshal von
alackenaen, last reported driving for
the railroad liiteresectloil of Lumjeta, I
i may have something to do with the
su.lili n turn of tin- situation in the south- i
I w, s'., in theatre. From l.uiujets a rail-'
-.vol Isarl. Hlrnel to llovno. lo 111,, sontl.-'
wist, ami if tiu- Bussiana penetrated as
far to the West as reports Indicate,
I they faced danger of being cul "ft by a
! sudden s uthward dash on me pert of
the Mackvnseti fane
The official statemenl issued to-day at
Petrogr.ld wa as follows:
Iii tile region "i 1 nv insk
fiiiiitniK i ontlnuea
Wo repulsed tne enrrny s
in the Valley of Naivteh,
Vltelka region and on tho
eoutheasi of Oghmyany.
The lierniaiis o,-, uo, ,1 the
nf LaatoiantBs oui attsrwi
driven out again,
Veaterday 10,000 heav
dropped in a Beolor llelil h
around the vlllags 'f Ultvy, iuiheat
of tin raiiriiici Junotion of Baron
gotlth ot Ihe Prlpel ami on the ug
llclan front the enemy attacked with
larue foroee. Klghtlng ooourred with
enemy datachmenta for croaalngs In 1
hi the refrloii of Kolkl after fUrlOUS :
bay on si snoounters wa occupied I
Hell, -he Bnd Hie flllagS ol VorO
lilevka, northweal Of Tarnoiail.
MOW DOWN GERMANS.
Ilnaalmie lpparntli Itava Nn
Hen i 1 1 of in in ii ii 1 1 lo n .
foiKN h AUK , Sept II -a Danish
journalist travelling in i lernuiny met a
Pane from gehlsawlg who had fought
In the (lernian army on tho east front
MUi re the hitfinuuiit of the war This
mat I gave a plain and apparently true
ilaaorlptlon of ihe condltloni as they
really are on that Hide. IK aald thai
the Ucrnigng have Hulterad enonnoua
loaaea and urn not lutder tin Inyii e-sion
that the Ituetlana have lacked nmmum-
tion, fm every time a trench in stormed
the Qarmani are mowed down by the
Bueelan machine iun tire
NAVY OFFICERS KILLED.
Marine to-.l.iv iiiiihT il.'il
( genu nibs
IS gtvaa ih follotring ofJItctal aceouni
V larin.in atlailt iin UiikhIiiii a.u
lllps III Ihe Hull ill' It ua :
During a bomuardmenl of the
eiietnv'H 1 j, 1 1. 1 poalHnna on the (lulf
of Klgs hy our ghlpa an anamy pro-
Jeotlla fell on one of our ships, UiIUmk
Papts, Vlagattiaky ami Ivlntme fiur
hiji. alls nfad enemy hattarlea i iur
nnij other loeeos weta hva in u kdie.1
an, i -Ikiii tvounded,
ConfMNOd from First Pore.
south the French aie allll some flva
Bteld Marshal Hlr John PraiKh report
that tha total number of prisoner
taken sine the general oftnlvc begun
list Saturday is .i.ono, while -i min
ant 40 machine autu have been cap
tirre'1. He saya Hint all the positions
conquered by the Brltlati troopa bavo
been suecesefully held, although furious
counter attacha huvc been mada by the
Hlr John franch'a ri'poit aya:
There wa. severe flithtlng 10" day at
l.oos and north of that place. We hold
nil the (troinol north of Hill To. which
the enemy retook on the 26th. Wn
urogrissed further oulh of l.oo and
i-itptu ctl another mm. The total nuin
lier of Kuns captured by us Is now
twenty-one. Them are several more
between ua and the enemy abandoned
The number of prisoner taken by
li ekceedd 3. ona; the number of ma
chine a-iitis captured la forty and
many more were deslioyed by nur
bombardment. The enemy' lines
taken by us are exceptionally strona,
consisting of a double front line,
w In. h include two large works
named the Hohensollern and the
Kaiser rVllhelm. The redoubts of
1 1 ,-nnaist of network; Ihe trenched
have bomb n oof shilter jf several
hundred yards extent. The second
line ran west of Loos.
We aie now cloeely engaged with
Hie enemy's thud line. Our SrrOplsnsS
lo-day threw bomb on the railroi-l
line near Bapaume. Wracking a train,
The) also damaged the railway n.ie
rear Achlel Ie i irand
REPEL CROWN PRINCE.
HUM Regain Uraaad OarmaMa
Had Taken In ruonne.
Igeefaf feOfe feepatrl fa Tm lea,
Paris, gept, II.- -The British and
French offensive wa continued last
night and to-day with u: slackened fury
and iiio gains mudo. while of less spec
tacular appearance, are nevertheless of
great Importance Mast of Vouches ihe
French troopa moved forward by a
series of fiti ions spur; toward the
heights which dominate I, ns. only four j
tn.les away. In Champagne various
divisions charged In isoiaed actions,
driving th,- Hermans out of their shat
t nil trenchea at toe point of the bay
one! und capturing strategic position at
half a dozen places.
The principal news of the day, how
ev r. Is contained In the fact that tne 1
degpgrata effort of th" armies under,
the crown Prince to Munch an ottanl
Blve in Argonne hava le.n definitely
checked at their OUtse. So COmpletS
baa tins check been that iluutig the
nay the Otrmana in that remon settled1
back into what was left of their trenches
lllld sttcmpted no more Infantry actions,'
although the night had been spent In
a aci ie of dashes.
The tiiMit commtinlojttO was as foi-
I ivv a ;
Iitirln Hie day of geptsmber IS
our ii. , copllnued to gain around
fool by foot toward the nests lo the
cot of .-touch's. There wv made lull
priaonera, among whom were a num
ber of the Pruaalan liuard, who bad
recently been brought fiom the Hua
It i ' f i it 1 1 i pat 1 1 e also we made fresh
progresBi especially north of m.is
; s, where we captured 100 prisxm-
In Argonne the enemy ha directed
against our trenchOi a violent l,o;n
baidmi nt, lo which wa have replied
with effect. The Germans did not,
howev.-r, attempl any infantry actiuna
in that district. Bngagamenta with
hand grenadag resulted in our resain
lltg some elementa Of our tlisl line
I Which Hio enemy had neen uble to
i r.o d suice yaaterclay,
There waa Intermittent cantionad
I Ing in I.,- I'retrs forest and In
I the region ot Ban de gnpt,
; The hottest fighting of the last twenty
I four hour has been In the die.rii't east
, ot douches, in Champagne
I Perthes and Maaslgea, .,nd i
i if the various gttins made along till
entire front the most important have
been up the alope of the height east
ot Son. li z Thara. as .-tsevvoel e. the
' 1. -nil. iii offered bitter resistance lo the
; demolishing Hrs of the French artillery
and the ImpetUOUB il.sh of the French)
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I effectual, Tha nghtlng contlnuaa to-
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wiiiie tne Freniffi are gradually mak
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eaeterl dlreotlon the Brltlah aie craap
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northwest In the vicinity of l.oo. Their
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tiftien miles further on Lens I the
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rotilh which rest on Lille as their main
The afternoon eonimuniitue was i
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i i . a, I I i . i I - I l h I ' I . - 1 1 ' ,i I ' I I I
OF THE WAR
vnnree yesterday evening, ;n o ; ,
night we gained ground I tap
in tb direct Inn of III,- nilllopl
east and I, Ihe SOUtheasI lf Noileliel
In the ChcmpsghS dlatrlrl tha Hf
man are offering resistance ft
certain of their poaltlnna, Where Ihej
are protected by concealed bnrls .
wire entanglementa. We have mnt
further progress in the d fectlon nf
Hill 1 ar. which l to th, weal i I i
Navarln farm, and In Hi, dlrecl m .
l.ii Justice, which Is to the north
In the Argonne tho obstinate ul
tack delivered ycst.rday h c
enemy with six or Fight hatlnllm
against our first line trenches ..i i,,,
l-'llle Morte anil at Nnlante i
In eerloua check. Tho counter nl
tiu-ks mada by us in tin- roura t u ..
night made u poaatble for u
pel th,. Qarman Infantrymen ii
most all tin- positions Ho -, had
i-eedrd In in-net rat nig. I lo- in.. ,
f our IrcncheM Is
odlna of the enemy
nlgl parsed With
along the remainder
GERMANS CLAIM GAINS.
-', Trench IIIM'U Were Itrpntaed
Advnnre in Irgoaae,
Hfrun, via Amsterdam, ffepl
The Herman army office tOda) r
ut tin- ioiiowiiic staiemei i regal
operations on the weetern front ;
The enemy continued yeaterda) . .
at tempt a lo break I iroug .
without hi achieving an rei
the contrary be sufTeul ,
places very eonblernhl loe, n.
side bringing US an lpi i. ga
flur counter attack resulted ,
capturing twentv ff.-. s .1 7
men. Incraaolng ihe number of prb
ers taken in thia I c il. v t.. ,1"
Including a number uf oil. - N
additional machine gui.a aa a cap
At gouchea, Angree and Ho. . r. i
ami also hock the entire fronl ( m
the 1'l.ampagin! lo Hie A'i; ,i...
tacki by the French weri repui,d
without a break
In the region of fouain thi rneni
actually brought forward masses
cavalry, ghowlng a remarkable
of appreciation of the situation Natut
ally many "f them vv.ie shol down
ai.d the others forced loflei nsqu ,
tiurlng the repulse f thesi i".
the Saxon reserve regiment and .
troops of the Krankfort- n-'.li.-M i.a
division especially dlatlngulahed liieia
I', the Argonne a small advai
was made on our part lo Inipr Ii . .
position at La Kills Molt,- Tin m
mer.t brought us the dealreil result,
sides securing .'or u. prlsom rs foui
Bfflcera and ISO men,
i in the lull at CombrefJ ths , temy's
poalttong were blown up I bl .- .
up yeatefday and th-- 'lay befori
extorsive mine agploBlona.
JOFFRE IN CHAMPAGNE,
resent While III,- llltin-ivr
Waa Itannobed There,
f pecief Ca6fe AesputrA fuTai S
I'.vats, Sept. Is. Th,- 7.io,.v saya that
te wounded soldier Who have j
turned from the lighting -:i the '
panne "resembled bio i.s i mud
than men." The wounded, who ,
excellent spirits, sasert thai .
was present behind the offensive.
Herman BOldlCfS, iiiotiiii-l bv t
tack, the wound, d Bay, fell i
knees. Imploring mercy The u
wounded at the hospitals hud
clothe and no algns of a stl is
the mud. as If captured without i
anca in the surprise attack
The Germans said ths Fren
bardnieiit bad unnerved thi mi
of, French toi.i the remps t ial tl
j of maases ol German pi soiiers
In tlio trenches hlnda n 1
of i tie advance unt.i the
to work to remove t'ie wi
frmin iirt.llei-y rep i g
ITALIANS HALT ATTACK
mat rl ii ii
&pail ial, l
T ii run im
mi T b t ee Ton I
t Daajaai t Tn-
IIomVi .Sept. as. Tin- fo.: w .
itatantanl wai laauad . t;
Uallan v.r ufflift;
In the Cevidiilo lOttfl th) '
tttnptad an attack i sail - tl ,-
d! iVdrh. hut Wttfl H)Ulfel
In the c.wmi reu. n ihe
ad van- e toward Si In -
'J'he enemy'i iirtille- ma
Uy lenls on Monf . (
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