Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1836-1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, Urbana, IL
Newspaper Page Text
REIGN IN WHITE HOUSE FOUR YEARS MORE
Berlin, via Sayvllle. Rumanian
have gained "further small ad
vances" on. the Northern Rumanian
front, war office announced today.
War office statement also admitted
French and British claims of yester
day that the entente allies had cap
tured villages of Ablaincourt and
Presoir and mentioned counter at
tacks delivered against these places
last night without success.
London. Hostile shelling of Brit
ish lines west of Beaumont and Ha
mel and an unsuccessful raid by Ger
man forces in that region marked
last night's operations.
-8 A. M. AND HUGHES SNOOZES
New York, Nov. 8. Gov. Hughes
was still abed at 8 o'clock, time he
had set to be up and about when he
retired at 1 :20 this morning. At that
time he was still in ignorance of the
many conflicting reports and counter
reports that bad come in from some
states that were doubtful and from
some that were thought "certain"
When he went to bed. i
BAKER TO QUIT CABINET '
Cleveland, Nov. 8. Newton D.
Baker, ,aec'y of war, will resign after
March 4, no matter who. Is elected
president This become known de
finitely today. .
It was Baid Baker determined
when he took office last year to serve
only one year and that he intends to
return to InVhome here, to practice
CALIFORNIA FOR WILSON
San Francisco, Cal., Nov. 8. In
315 out of 684 precincts, complete re
turns give Wilson 32,307 and Hughes
26,133. If .this fcontinues for the bal
ance of the precincts Wilson should
carry California by 12,000.
. o o
Sioux Falls, S. D. Woman's suf
frage as a state issue is believed to
have been swept Into South Dakota
with the state-wide prohibition and a
DID YOU KNOW THAT
If-you miss the owl car you'll catch
it when you .get home?