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ENTER GASHMU, ,EXIT ANANIAS! PAGE T. R:!
JOHN DS PARSON FINDS GREATEST LIAR
-ggy. W JK Bustard.
Cleveland. And now Ananias has
lost his crown! No longer will he hold
his throne as the champion liar of
Dr. W. W. Bustard, pastor of John
D. Rockefeller's church here, has pro
claimed Gashmu the new prince of
Even Dr. Bustard hadn't heard of
Gashmu until the other day when he
happened to discover him in a "musty
"Gashmu," he explains, "was an
arch enemy of Christianity after the
burning of the walls of Jerusalem and
the destruction of the temple. Nehe
miah set about rebuilding the city
and the temple and Gashmu did ev
erything possible to binder the work.
When he found he couldn't destroy it
that way he lied and tried "by his lies
" '""ug destruction to the work of
uashmu was undoubtedly.a greater
liar and a greater rascal than Anan
ias, says Dr. Bustard.
WAR NEWS OF ONE YEAR AGO
Prance reported a lull save on the
wings, where German attacks were
vrepulsed. A violent battle from Lens
to. La Basse on French left wing was
raging. Russia reported that the Germans
had abandoned the invasion of North
ern Poland after setting afire the city
of Ossowiec. The annihilation of an
Austrian army corps and the taking
of Marmaros-Sziget, Hungary, by the
Russians in a six-day battle also was
A German cruiser and two gun
boats were reported sunk by Japan
ese fire at Tsing-Tao.
Germany claimed the capture of
forts Kessel and Brochem and pre
dicted the fall of Antwerp within a
few days. Repulse of an envelopment
of French lines was claimed.
Belgium's government moved from
Antwerp to Ostend and the populace
of Antwerp was reported fleeing.
British submarine sank a German
destroyer off the mouth of the Ems.
The trouble with the neighbor's
canned music -is you can't can the
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