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For one word a man it often
deemed to be wise, and for one word
he it often deemed to be foolith. We
ought to be careful indeed what we
Almost tlmo for Grecco to get Into
action, we surmise. Sho won't havo any
i thing left but a king If sho does not, and
ho'll bo an ex.
Can It be that the members of tho
1 flro department who are asking for twelvo
1 hours oft duty every day havo read tho
President's statement that society agrees
that tho eight-hour day is right?
Tho Now York American inclines
to the opinion that the war In Europe has
Bono on long enough and what wo ought
to havo In Its place Is a war with Mox
lco. Most Americans are satisfied to con
fine their efforts to driving lnfantllo
paralysis out of tho country. That is a
big enough battle to pleaso even tho
Two months' drill in tho field has
made tho Pennsylvania National Quard
an efficient body of men, ready for actlvo
service If it should come. But these men
were not raw recruits'. They havo had
previous training. Tho nation will not
be prepared for emergencies until It has
a much larger number of trained men
than aro now available, men who do not
have to bo hardened In camp beforo they
can bo used.
Our virllo and enterprising elder
brother, tho Public Ledger, announces
$2000 In prizes for tho best editorials on
"Why Mr. Hughes Should Be Elected"
and "Why Woodrow Wilson Should Bo
Re-elected." The contributions aro likely
to bo of the highest class, as the contest
is open to professional writers, and wo
havo no doubt that the winning edi
torials will be considered throughout tho
country as authoritative analyses of tho
situation from each point of view. The
campaign is doubtless tho most impor
tant waged since tho first election of
Abraham Lincoln, and tho Public LnDonR
is- performing a real public service In
thus enrolling the best brains of the
nation to elucidate and present in strik
ing form tho great Issues on which the
electorate is to pass.
Mr. Wilson's campaign managers
aro trying to be all things to all men In
, tho hope that thereby they may catch
votes. They are for national defense and
preparedness when they) talk to some and
they are for disarmament and universal
peace when they talk to others. They
have just issued from their headquarters
, In Washington a bulletin laying particu
lar emphasis upon the provisions of the
navy law which authorize tho abandon-
ment of the warship-building program
t If an International conference agrees
i upon limitation of armament. This Is
' for the consumption of the pacifists. But
as the Democracy Is the party of Httlo
navy men, It will be difficult to persuade
i tho men who believe in preparedness that
, it will not let the navy slump back Into
third or fourth rank on the slightest
The notion of Democratic leaders
, in Congress that because they had de
i creed an adjournment on a certain date
' it would be Impossible to attend to nec
' essary legislation In the last days of a
"dying session" would have been non
. eenslcal enough In a situation less per
. ilous; a refusal to assist in attempts to
avert a railroad strike would havo been
incredible. But the "shying" of the ma
1 Jority leaders at such, responsibilities has
I been In line with a policy which in the
f last three and a half years has made
Mr. Wilson tho party's dictator rather
than the "leader of the nation" he would
' like to be. The Democrats long ago de
cided to stand or fall with Mr, Wilson. If
there was to be political capital to ba
made for the party by the President's
settling the strike, they wanted all the
reflected credit they could get from the
situation to Bend them back to Congress.
But when they are asked to take a hand
in the responsibility they are as skittish
The Importance of the Phlpps re
port is not limited to its valuable public
service in pointing out the failure to
comply with the law which prescribes
the screening' of foodstuffs exposed for
sale. Its chief value la in educating the
educators. For legal procedure at its
best is not in the nature of things capable
of playing the detective with all food
from the rami to the dinner table. Meat
exposed for-'sale irt the street can be
forcibly screened, but it cannot ba
screened l a kitchen by force. Let
very wsgetton of the, pbippa jnveatr
galora be adopted, in 'legislation as well
a s.d8i!n!sli-a.tion. and there would still
k anapla work for educational agencies
K,iwr.jf the uninformed, for the ways of
tii jMtI with food (as with children)
i- taa itttlmato and liHlivtduaUstla to be
BtyliTtrfy cpy bI br tb JBWt strtosent
statutes. So tlio report should be as
urgent nn appeal to teachers, social
workers and all other citizens In a posl
Hon to instruct the- tinlnstructcd as It is
to tho authorities.
I could not etnnd for this dyestuffs
section, which Is nothing moro nor
less than copying Republican protec
tive tariff principles, something that 1
havo stood igalnst for a lifetime.
I will not Stand to bo lectured by tho
Senator from Missouri or by nny one
else on something that leaves a stench
in the noBtrlls of tho Democrats. Sen
THESE Illuminating remarks by tho
Alabama Senator in resenting tho
criticism of Senator Stono reveal moro
clearly than tho dyestuff section of tho
new revenue bill the attltudo of tho re
sponsible leaders of tho Democratic
party. Protection Is a stench In the nos
trils of tho Democracy, drover Cleve
land donounced it, and Woodrow Wilson
rejoiced that Congress had given him an
opportunity to sign a bill which mado a
deliberate attack upon tho protectlvo prin
ciple and put American business on tho
defensive in its own markets.
Tho proposed dyestuff tariff is n stench
in tho nostrils of all tho Democratic
tariff reformers. They have had to hold
tholr noses whllo they voted for It In
committee meeting. They did not daro
appeal for votes in the presidential elec
tion if it could bo charged against them
that they had neglected tho obvious duty
of doing something to encourage tho
dyo industry hero and freo us from de
pendence on Germany. They knew that
we produced in largo quantities tho samo
kind of raw materials that tho German
chemists transformed into colors, and
that thoy wero going to waste. Pressure
of public sentiment has forced them to
agree to a duty on dyes. And they are
preparing to say to tho voters, "Wo can
bo trusted to look after tho industry of
the country. Look at what wo have dono
to relieve tho dyo famine."
If tho voters aro deceived by any such
plea thoy will havo only themselves to
blame for tho disaster that will overtake
them. The war has cut off our supply of
dyes, and we find ourselves in need be
causo the domestic industry has not been
developed. Tho war has also cut off
tho competition of European producers
with tho Industries which havo been de
veloped under a protectlvo tariff. Tho
Democrats have lowered the duties on a
multitude of articles. When tho war ends
tho producers of Europe, Instead of crip
pling our industry by cutting short our
supply of chemicals needed In our' own
manufacture will begin to cripple It by
flooding our markets with goods produced
in feverish haste by labor that has been
mado efficient by the dread necessities
of war. That competition which Presi
dent Wilson delighted to assist in bring
ing about will begin In deadly earnest.
Nothing but an intelligently framed
and consistent protective tariff law can
save us in tho approaching crisis. Tho
party In power is not oven considering
tho passage of any sort of a protectlvo
law. It Is trusting to luck and to a
bunglingly framed anti-dumping bill
which can bring relief only when It Is
proved that the purposo of a foreigner
in underselling Americans in their own
markots is to ruin them. All the foreigner
would have to say Is that "I am selling
my goods at a profit, and If you cannot
make them as cheaply as I can that Is
your misfortune and not my fault." And
tho Democrats would have to admit It, for
they are committed by generations of
profession and practice to the theory that
If goods can bo made moro cheaply In
Europe it is an economic crime for
Americans to attempt to manufacture
The workmen in the mlll3 In Phila
delphia and elsewhere who would be
thrown out of employment by the adop
tion of this policy do not agree with this
RUMANIA CASTS THE DIE
EVENTS are rushing to a decision.
More Important than all the cen
sored news and all tho special articles
and all the criticisms of experts as a
verdict on the situation Is the decision
of Rumania. Others may think that vic
tory is about to alight on this side or the
other, but Rumania knows. Sho has
waited patiently until her vision could
bo clear, Just as she did In tho Balkan
wars of a few years ago, but she has
not waited too long' to be assured of the
realization of her national ambitions In
the final remaking of the maps.
The decision of Rumania is a solemn
notification to the world that in tho opin
ion of that cunning nation the die is cast
and the opportunity for a Hohenzollern
triumph definitely passed,
In a material way the entrance of
Rumania into the war is also of the
greatest Importance. It not only threat
ens on both sides the Teuton lines of
communication with Turkey, but it opens
to Russia a comparatively easy path Into
the Dual Monarchy, It deprives the Cen
tral Empires of a granary and it brings
into the Held a fresh, efficient and pow
erful corps of veteran troops, to the num
ber of more than, half a million, splen
didly equipped and inspired by traditional
hatred of the Bulgarians.
It is the Dual Monarchy which Is
changing from a German asset Into a
German liability. Italy at last has
Issued a declaration against Berlin, and
Rumania, being against Austria, is also
against Germany. These two powerful
adversaries are Austria's contribution to
We may look for events to move rap
Idly la the Balkan region, whence may
come the grand debacle which Js the sole
hope of as early termination of tbe
EVENING BteDGlDR-PHILADELPHlA, MONDAf , 'AUGUST 2& 1016.
Tom Daly's Column
WHILE wo wait for tho last word
upon St, Thomas and the other Dan'
Ish islands let's dip into a poem written
by Bret Harto when this Bamo proposi
tion engaged tho United States half a
contury ago. Bret called his ballad "St,
Thomas a Geographical Survey -1868,"
and there nrn unmn Intprrntlnir llnrfl In
It, sorno atrocious rhymes for ono of his
standing, and evidence that Nobel's 'dyna
mite, which was Invented that very year,
was mado to explode on tho second sylla
ble when first pronounced by Yankees.
Very, fair and, full of
i.ay mo island or Ht,
Ocean o'er Its reefs and bars
siiu ma elemental scars I
Urovcs of cocoanut and
Urcw avobo Its field of
Then said William Henry Seward,
As ho cast nil ejo to leoward.
"Quito Important to our commerce
Is this island of St. Thomas."
Said tho Mountain Banners, "Thank'ee,
Hut we cannot stand mo Yankeo
0"er our scars nnd Assures poring.
In our very vitals boring
Digging blasting, with dynnmlt,
Mocking all our thunders! Damn ltl
Other lnnds may be moro civil,
Bust our lava crust, If we -n 111 "
Stanzas follow In which the Bca has
Its say, and "tho blaqk-browed Hurrl-
cano" and (hero tho poet proved a poor
Each according to his piomlse
Mado things lively at St. Thomas.
Till oni morn, when Mr., Seward
Cast his weather eyo to leeward
Thero was not an Inch of dry land
loft to mark his recent Island
Not a flacstafl or a Bontry,
Not a wharf or port of entry.
Onlj to cut matters shorter
Just a patch of muddy water
In tho open ocean lying
And a sull above It flying.
Dear Tom: Ono of tho first things you
should do when you got bnck on tho job?
I'll tell you: Tako a fall out of Chicago,
for what Henry M Hyde, of that city, said
recently about dear old Phllly.
THE thing can't bo dono. "Mr. llydo,
of Chicago," is llko most other Rcornful
metropolitan critics who gird at tho
smaller burgs. Chicago cannot claim
him. He's a native of Blenheim, Albe
marle County, Va. What could wo say
AND Mike, who complains that our so
ciety reporters failed to record his so
journ at Atlantic City, reports having
seen this sign there:
Trumnn Stolnmetz called on Andrew lie
Cowan Friday afternoon. Andrew Is resting
a little easier at this time. Van Wert, Ohio,
We'd llko to be present when Andrew re
turns tho call.
Judd Lewis In Houston Post.
'Sh! gently, Judd; you'vo much to learn.
Probably you never heard Larry Sharkey,
formerly of this town, but now of New
York, who is one of tho greatest of all
Irish story-tellers. Llstenl Hero's Larry's
version of Just such a 'case:
Clancy came homo ono Saturday night
with his face all battered up. "Look ut
ye !" cried his wife. "What happened
ye?" "Well." said Clancy, "down at Otto's
me an' Emit Schuttz had a bit of an argu
ment an' ho hit mo a clip " "Emit
.Schultz7" said sho: "Emll Sehultz I An'
you that call yersclf an -Irishman tako a
b'atlng from a little, snwed-off, fat
headed, knock-kneed " " 'Sh I Mary,"
Clancy interrupted : "never speak disre
spectful of tho dead."
Chats With Famous Athletes
Mr. W. K. Yarrow, famous for playing
every other shot llko a Vardon, says:
Hope springs eternal In this golfer's breast ;
I never am, but always to be, blessed.
Each hole a bird, ono stroko 'neath perfect
Fair whistling drive, an Iron, flying far,
A putt, 'tis done!
Oh, dream sweet
dream away !
My niblick, boy. Here's surely hell to pay.
Thanks are due to the public-spirited
citizen that had the path down Brovver ave
nue cleaned of weeds and poison.
Correspondent In Collegevllla Independent.
'S name, please.
Ye Anatomy of Bromides
How the Spark from the Anvil Doth Cease
to Glow After being Struck.
Spontaneously, and, doubtless, pat.
That wheeze. "He Is a Live Wire," fell
From some obscure bright guy, whose hat
Held more than hair, viz: brains, as well.
Now, droning 'round that clever guy.
When carelessly he went to bat,
Dubbed certain boneheads, fumbllngly,
Like beetles, upturned on a mat.
The wheeze restored their mental e-
Qulllbrium llko magic, and
Each beetle set forth, earnestly.
Afield, to spread It o'er the land.
And, grasping at distinction, sought
To pass the wheeze off ns his own.
And aped his careless grace who fraught
With an Idea each head of bone.
Now everybody uses It
And It has, long Blnce, lost its glow,
And what It had of Truth or Wit
Has gone where last year's roses blow.
And so we grouse and gabble, like
A lot of parrots in a tree;
Why can't we, for the love of Mike!
From bromides such as that be free?
The ad of the Cort Theater, in the
Atlantic City Press as II. Tims points
out announces "Sir Herbert Tree, the
greatest tragedian of all times, and Con
stance Collier in Shakespeare's Immoral
Ellis vs. Ellis
There are six children: Tena, 20; Ford,
JO; Willard. 11; Ellaweas. 9; and Velma
and Zellan, twins, aged S.
Extreme cruelty is alleged. Mr. Ellis
charges that his wife found fault with htm
every day; that she had told him that she
hated him and never thought much of him ;
that she used vile and obscene language:
that she had told him that she could kill
him with a clear conscience; that she re
fused to wash the dishes for several days at
a time ; that she would not sweep or make
the beds; that for the last four months she
had been away from home until midnight
nearly every night ; and if he asked where
she went he was told It was none of his
business ; she made him go to bed early and
then she would tiptoe out of the house.
Outside of that they apparently were per
Hillsdale (Mich.) News.
Cruel of her, but let us withhold Judg
ment. Perhaps It was he who gave those
names to the children.
Mrs. White is the first president of the
Women's Society for the Prevention of
that ofllce for forty-seven years. -She" Is
Cruelty to Animals here. She has held
eighty-four years old.
The clumsy mechanic who pled this la
the composing room of an evening oon
temp, sura owes an apology to the ven
erable Mrs. White.
Tsizmir' rr Tf-f-iirsf jkc'-.-v-v .
WKrrs?rs,v- r.-iw .;'
' v 5;3r '&
MYSTERY OF EMMET'S BURIAL
The Patriot Wanted No Inscription on His Torhb Till Ireland
Was Free, But No One Knows Where
His Body Lies
By JOHN ELFRETH WATKINS
TilE refusal of tho British Government
to turn over Sir Roger Casement's
body to his family may havo resulted
from its experiences with that of tho cele
brated Robert Emmet.
During our Revolutionary War Em
met was born in Dublin, and nt Trinity
College ho mado a brilliant record. Ho
planned for himself a career as a lawyer
and developed such a gift for oratory
that ho was able to sway his classmates
to an extent that more' than assured his
success ns a politician. Ho could shapo
tho opinions of his hearers as ho willed.
Wherever ho went, head-? wore bared In
his honor. When he Joined tho "United
Irishmen," ho avowed himself a republi
can and stirred that body with a scries
of speeches that shocked the sensibilities
of the college authorities and led to his
expulsion. He now proclaimed his pur
poso to separato Ireland from Great Brit
ain and establish It ns an independent
republic. Ho helped to foment tho re
bellion of 179S, but that movement proved
abortive and Emmet had to leave Ireland
and tako refugo In France, from which
ho returned secretly In 1802. Then camo
tho great Irish Insurrection of 1803.
Emmet took up leadership In tho move
ment. Carefully organizing tho rebels, ho es
tablished munitions depots in various
parts of Dublin, and fixed upon July 23
as the time for seizing tho castlo and
arsenals of tho Irish capital. On the evo
of that day, ho directed tho distribution
of pikes among the assembled conspir
ators, and next day the Insurgent band,
cheering as they dashed through tho
streets, swelled Into a furious mob which
lost its head and assassinated Chief Jus
tice Kilvvarden as he passed by In his
carriage. But tho mob hesitated to fol
low Emmet to Dublin Castle. At tho first
volley from a small parcel of soldiers
they dispersed, leaving him unsupported,
Fleeing for his life to Wlcklow Moun
tains, ho remained in hiding until word
might come that ho could safely escape
But tho little blind god, who Is at tho
bottom of m'ost of life's tragedies, proved
to bo the dashing young patriot's undo
ing. That he might take ono more fond
farewell of his beloved Sarah Curran, the
daughter of tho noted barrister, John P.
Curran, to which lady ho was betrothed,
he delayed escape too long, was captured,
and, like Sir Roger Casement, was tried
for high treason against tho British, Gov
ernment. He defended his own case, and
most of us have been stirred by reading
the eloquent address which he made to
the court when asked If he could show
any cause why sentence should not bo
imposed upon him. The death penalty
Indicted upon Emmet was more cruel
than that suffered by Casement. After
he had been hanged, the executioner be
headed him and exhibited his bloody head
to the multitude. Then his body was
taken to Kilmalnham Jail, where, instead
of being destroyed in quicklime, ' It was
kept awaiting orders from his family, It
happened, however, that all of his rela
tives and friends were at the time either
n prison or In hiding, the latter not
daring to make known their whereabouts.
Beyond stating that it was returned to
the Jail, history does not relate what be
came of the body.
It was Emmet's dying request that his
grave should bear no epitaph until Ire
land should be freed, and out of respect
for his wishes doubtless grew the deep
mystery s to the place where his last
Four generations have scoured, the
Emerald Isle for Robert Emmet's bones.
According to the Kilmalnham Jailer, his
body, wben unclaimed, was taken from
"LOVE ME, LOVE MY DOG'"
tho prison nnd burled in Sullcy's Acre,
tho potter's field whero unclaimed pau
pers nnd executed criminals wero burled,
but was afterward claimed and exhumed
by a certain Doctor Gamblo and reln
terrcd In Dublin ut somo spot whoso lo
cation has escaped tho memory of tho
populace which held him as their idol.
His brother-in-law, John Patten, claims
that ono of tho men who burled it had ns
sured him that tho body lay In St.
Michael's Church, Dublin. According to
this man, a largo stone which, out of re
spect for Emmet's wishes, boro no In
scription was placed over the grave. But
.tho church records wero ransacked, and
no cluo to any body that might possi
bly bo that of tho Irish patriot was ever
found therein. According to another ac
count, tho Interment was In the Protes
tant churchyard of Glasnevln. Some
members of tho family maintain that It
was hidden In tho family vault at St.
Tho Irish people, eager to confer upon
Emmet every honor within their power,
are still searching for tho ashes of their
beloved hero, but their resting place re
mains today ns deep a mystery as it was
a century ago.
NATIONAL POINT OF VIEW
In all tho wilderness of western nagging
we get no light as to what Mr. Hughes
would have dono or would do with Mexico.
He wants to tear down the present struc
ture, but has no specifications for a new
one. Boston Post.
To prevent a recurrence of the present
condition requires the passage of a bill based
upon the prlnc'ple of the Canadian Indus
trial disputes act. That measure is not
drawn to prohibit strikes, an Impossibility
In a democracy nnd a rank Injustice any
where. Its whole aim Is to delay strikes and
lockouts until the Issues have been investi
gated. Grand Rapids Press.
President Wilson appealed to the railroad
executives "as one American citizen to an
other to aveVt this disaster" the threatened
general 'railroad strike, if he had appealed
with equal fervor to the representatives of
the employes, before publicly espousing their
cause, It would have been vastly more fair
and might have been more effective. New
The bill ordaining the Independence of the
Philippines, when they have established a
stable government, has passed Congress and
now awaits the signature of the President,
who will probably give It his Indorsement.
Just vvhen or how that stable government
Is to be reached Is not stated; so there Is
still room for a big Philippine Issue. But
the step is an advanced one. and It Is In har
mony with the spirit of this republic. Ohio
Soldier of England, you who served her
And in that Bervice, silent and apart,
Achieved a name that never lost Its spell
Over your country's heart;
Who saw your work accomplished ere at
Shadows of evening fell, and creeping
Had bent your stature
or resolved the
That kept Its manhood prime;
Great was your life, and great the end
As through the plunging seas that
whelmed your head
Your spirit passed, unconquered, .unafraid.
To join the gallant dead.
But not by death that spell could pass
That fixed our gaze upon the far-off goal.
Who. by your magic, stand in arms today
A nation one and whole,
NoH doubly pledged to bring your vision
Of darkness vanquished and the dawn
In that full triumph which your frith fore
But might not 11 vo to see,
o. a ia rufrch.
What Do You Know?
Quertes of central Interest u-III be answered
in this column. Ten questions, ie ansiaerJ lo
unlCA everv tvell-UiTonned person should know,
are aikeU dally.
What nre Income la exemptions nnd wtiat
nre those provided b) the American In
come tax net?
Tor what office. If nnv. Is rhlttimlrr C, Kno
running und what Is tho highest office to
What Is meant by "Jcremlndi"?
What Is the meaning of (lie title "A. II." ns
applied to nullum?
What is the generally accepted derivation of
What is mennt by "tho balance of power"
Who vns .nntltino nnd for what Is her
name n bjword?
Wliut In tho "tudet branch" of a noble
Who was Wnttrnu?
What. Is., meant by "damning with faint
Answers to Saturday's Quiz
1. In lire or pollen emergenrtes rill on the Hell
"Spruoe SO" or on tlio Ko stono "Elec
I!. Tctrograd was founded In the flrt dacade
of the eighteenth centurj. more than CO
cnrx nfler tho founding of llurvard.
3. Toj session of tho NKh railway is Important
became Its Iok by tho cntrnl l'oweri
would cut oir llulgnrln and Turkey from
Germany and Austria.
4. Isinglass! tho dried swimming bladders of
av.u'i HsI'M, from which the raw ma
terial for the trade product Is obtulned.
B. Marniirtto nnd Jollct: lenders of the party
which explored the Mississippi 1th er.
0. Turkestan: a Russian province In Central
7. "A-l"i first rntei the very best.
8' "'suit"""1 ,,ords": to dispute without re.
0. Canard: a hoax.
10. Francis l'lsher Kane, United States Dis
trict ' "or""r ,or ,1"' 1'WIadelpliln dls-
Mexican Proper Nnmes
C. II. D. You do not say what are the
Mexican towns tho proper pronunciation
of whose names you seek. The following
list of tho towns most In tho news may
help you. The accented syllable is printed
In capital letters: Mariposa Is pronounced
Mah-1-ee-PO-sah ; Vallecltas, Vnh-lyay-SE-tahs
; Las Cruces. L-ihs-KROO-says ;
Pppago, Po-PAH-go; Tenaja. Tay-NA-ha
TIa Juana, Tee-ah-HWAH-na ; Sanoito
feah-no-KE-to ; Saltlllo, SahUTEE-lvo
Allende, Ah-LAYN-day; JimVnez. Bee!
MCE-nays; Del Rio, Dayl-REE-o ; OJo de
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Koo-CHEE-lyo Pah-RAH-do; Cucnu
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No-OAH-lays; Basura. Bah-SOO-rah s
noyta, Sah-NO-ee-tah ; QuIJotas Keeho
TAS; Real Castillo, Ray-AHL S-OTcSlT
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BAYL; Tubutama, Too-boo-TAH-mah VU
tTar,xhL-Tiy.?n ! Slagdalena, Mahg-dah-LAY-nah;
Mina San Pedro, Mee-nah-Sahn
PA-Y-dro; Santa Maria. SAHN-ta Mah-HE.
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AvnM, ?afae1' Sahn Kah-fay.
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O-po-DAY-pay; duasavas, dwah-SAI
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lyo.ee-WA-wa; Hermosliio. Halr-mo-See-
Deaths From Consumption
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nation or race Is producing the wSSt
death rate irom consumption? "'"
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the United Statesthe death rata from i?
forms of tuberculosis is we. UomS1-1
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knights was originally ,0 but ,""mber of
limited. The order Is conferred fo V."
tlngylshed merit In the ml Uarv 1 1'8,T
service of the state, and carrtes with
a patent of nobility. Tha inaiT W1U,K
of a Maltese rosf ba'S cn
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IS SITTING ON A
Boundary Disputes and TPJ
nrin1 Amrifin A .."i!
Friction Among tho
CHILI 'WANTS PATAGONlJ
In Cnso of War Peru, Bolivia, Ecuad"
and Colombia Might Be Drawn
Into tho Conflict
BUENOS AIRES, Aug. 1 m, . fl
South America's Republic, today aw T
it,..- WA,. 4,tef .a1. ... ... llt
i...t, . j" ouviii nnomer powder im 1
zlne as the one which exploded twodf!
uliu in Liuroue. in rnnnta .... .. - rt
tlon recalls that existing in jj
Just a few years before the outbrvJ
iu ....... "..Ubbi, Ane recent him
war between Venezuela and Peru and S
lombla and Ecuador brought South i S
lea to sharp attention. They might tJp
do what tho Balkan mix-up did to RiJ$
Thero Is tho samo feeling that a S
OK.v. ..... ..Uw w prevented, th, J
conflict of Interest, same warnings, u"
preparations, samo groaning undsr T
weight of these preparations and th txat
undercurrent of International lii.h.ti..
and when war comes tho two principal tnji
UKurems iiruuuuiy win De Argentina an'
Not a country in South America ldr. 11
boundary dlsputo with somo other counts
Each Is a llttlo Alsace-Lorraine- ?il
Chill and Argentina had a nasty iiM
puto of tho kind In 1898. It reached iSl
point of mutual mobilization. England iSf
,.......- ...... .... ...vv. -""Beniina rot as
Inrgo nrca of land In southern PatarmiJI
which Chill claimed should have gons tal
her This has rankled ever since if
Chill Is very poor. If she could tikal
by force of arms that land she might rtt
another portion ns Indemnity, it woJmS
givo her all of South America along- herl
present eastern boundnry as far south, sit
tho latitude of tho Chubuk River. wkuJs
Is about 1000 miles north of Capo HornI
"" m,i., " ouuuiwiiru, me WnoljS
continent from tho Pacific to tho AllantieJ
This would transform Chill Into a mod."!
cratoly rich nation, for southern Patagonia"!
Is a fino cattlo country and there are stories
of rich petroleum deposits there. ;
This would mean war with Argentina. IS
nero is wnero i-eru wouia get Into tliS
situation. In 1879, as a result of a wir.i
uniii uiiin.-Acu mu iwu suumern 1'eruvlan l
provinces. Peru has been longing ever sines 3
ior a cnance to get mem dbck.
Bolivia is nn Inlnnd country with an am$
bltlon for a "window" on the Paclfle.
Tho two provinces Chill took from Peraj
aro bounded on tho west by the Pacific isdj
on the cast by Bolivia. On their coaiif
nro tho ports of Tacna and Arlca. Then
would constitute a "double window" IN
Bolivia could get them.
Chill nrobablv would turn them nvar tV
tho Bolivians to defend from Peru. ,?3
Peru would bo too strong for Bollnuj
but Ecuador and Colombia would help gli?
Peru a trouncing to keep the latter fronts
trying to eniorce ciaim on parts 01 ltl
Putumayo rubber country, concerning whlta
Sir Roger Casement mado a report a few '
years ago. $rsa
Parenthetically, Colombia claims certain tf?
territory In northern Peru, nnd surely would .?
think tho time favorable for grabbing lt?s
This would bo tho cuo for Penis Irta4jtg
Venezuela, to invade Colombia rind Mrare.M
a slice of territory
ry sho covets. t ;'
North of Argentina is Paraguay, ftj
Paraguayans have lost territory to ii!Jpi
gentlna nnd aro wild to recover It Jfur, M
South Americans bollevo Paraguay etraiot
count on military support from Erua.
, C. P.?.
It Is tho experience of aft hlstorjyind
especially of American history, that exw;
tlonal prosperity Is followed by a period of,
exccntlonal hardshln. Just as nfter the serea.
fat vears of En-ynt camo the seven leaaj
years. This Is tho tlmo to prepare fortheS
And then, If precedent falls and the fat
years continue, wo shall be Just so mudb. to
tho good. Tacoma Tribune.
Justlco Brnndels having declined to
on the Mexican Joint commission, we ;
spectfully nominate for tho three places
Ahkoond of Swat, the Orand Llama
Thibet and Old King Cole. Brooklyn
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