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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, October 19, 1914, LAST EDITION, Image 11

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THE COLONEL'S IN TOWN
&
CHALLENGE TO WAR-LORDS
By A. C. F. Finzel.
(Part the Third.)
Might of brute force, not right divine
Alas, made kings and queens to shine
Thruout world's history!
By priestcraft far too oft endorsed,
By sweet (?) revenge too re-enforced,
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Relentless bigotry!
Thus progress of mankind was slow
Till reason of bright men could show
The folly of bruteforce!
Until the pen replace the sword
For good and all time each war
lord Can but bring deep remorse!
For sanguinary war and strife
Can but embitter human life
To wish one self unborn!
The golden not the cold steel rule
May surely save from grave mis-rule
Of Kings all time outworn!
Let's have all other kinds of kings!
Of music, art! who sweeten things, '
And prove e'er true godsend!
Inventors, scientists, artists, great
Who toil, oft cope with' unkind fate,
True kings all good do blend!
Arise! rebel 'gainst kings and queens
And nobles (?) who toil not for
means
Of livelihood but waste!
Away with autocratic power
Resorting to shot, shell, to shower
Ton precious lives with haste!
Of small use culture, education
If it not save from devastation
By criminal nobles, (?) kings?
True culture's object: th elevation
Of all mankind not degradation
Culfvite best in all things!
KEEP OFF THE GRASS!
Notice Bill Smith desires the. Re
view to warn all people against gam
bling on his love affairs. It makes
him peevish and he threatens to pro
secute. Albany (111.) Review.
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r Ccfl. Roosevelt arrived in Chicago
Sunday. He spent a quiet day and
cancelled several engagements as he
needed rest. As a result, all he did
was:
Motored through five Chicago
parks.
Said a lot of nice things about Chi
cago. Praised Harvard University for re
fusing to dismiss Prof. Munsterberg
because a prospective English bene
factor did not like the professor's de
fense of the kaiser.
Placed the "River of Doubt" on the
map for the Chicago university folks, i
Gave Goethe his rank among the j
world poets
Held a late conference with former
Senator Joseph M. Dixon of Montana.
Wound up the day beneath his
night lamp with a magazine.
Tonight the "Colonel" opens at the
Coliseum, where he speaks with Ray- 3
mond Robins, Senator Dixon and A.
A. McCormick in behalf of the Moos
party.
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