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LAST. EDITION LAST EDITION
UNITED STATES SENATE BEGINS INQUIRY INTO'
THE CAUSE OF WILKERSON'S DISMISSAL
Entered as Second-Class Matter April '21, 1914, at the Postoffice at "
f ) Qhicago, HL, Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran, .xgsaggBs Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. 'ags BY Ma,I Except in
500 -South Peoria St. 398 Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL.3, NO. 279 Chicago, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 1914 ONE CENT
LOSS OF NAM BLOW TO FRANCE
-THREE-DAY BATTLE RENEWED
French Lose Many Officers Germans Rush Fresh'
Troops to Firing Line President Wilson Signs
Neutrality Proclamation Toward Japan.
The Hague, Aug. 25. Belgian losses so far, 16,000
killed and 55,000 wounded, manyof whom will die.
Tacoma, Wash. Japanese cruiser Idzumo expect
ed to put in at Victoria or Vancouver to coal and wait or'
ders from Tokio.
Paris. Germans have renewed attack on beaten al
lied armies. Allies are strongly entrenched, but are suf
fering heavily in engagements, with fresh German
troops. All German regiments in fighting yesterday
were withdrawn to rest.
London. Fall of Namur has changed attitude of
English. No longer believe 'voar will berof short duration
Direct attachn'Paris'by Germans 4o unexpected