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ALLIES THREATEN TURKEY IN ASIA
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Remarkable advances of Russian
and British forces in Asiatic Turkey
threaten capture of that country.
While the Russians have swept in
from the Black sea, Persia and across
the Caucasus mountains, two forces
of the British have worked up from
WAR BREAK BRIEFS
Annapolis, Md. Special examina
tion for extra class of midshipmen
ordered to be held June 27. With one
class of midshipmen just graduated,
two more will graduate within six
Columbus, O. "If war is declared,
resolutions for national prohibition
as part of the preparedness program
will be urged," said statement issued
by Anti-Saloon league national
New York. 15,000 meet at Madi
son Square Garden and cheer and
shout for America to enter the war
San Francisco. War dep't bought
15,200 acres in Monterey county for
Berlin. Populace seems but little
stirred at the thought of war with
Washington. Col. I, N. Lewis, U,
the south. The map shows how the
British are moving up into the Holy
Land from the Suex peninsula, and
how their advance from the Persian
gulf to 35 miles north of Bagdad is
threatening the Berlin-Bagdad railway.
S. A., retired, inventor of Lewis ma
chine gun, has refused to accept
royalties on his guns which are made
for U. S. use.
o o r'
Tea used to be a strong, virulent
But today it is so weak it has to
ride to the diningroom on a thirty
We owe some department store or
other that much besides a debt of
gratitude for supporting our share of
the now puny and decrepit beverage '
to the table.
We know a man who frequently
drives his wife into a blind rage by
"Agnes, if the tea isn't able to be
up and around today you might
wheel us in a cup."
One of these days she'll hit him
with the wagon.