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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, March 30, 1917, NOON EDITION, Image 12

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KAISER WILL HONOR MOEWE
OMMANDFR
The kaiser has called Gount von
Dohna-Schlodien to his palace io
honor hiin for his second successful
raiding expedition as commander of
the Moewe. This time the count re
turned after the raider had sunk 2G
ships in the Atlantic. He ran the
English blockade four times without
injur'.
JAP WARSHIP 0SJNKBY U-BOAT
IN SOUTH PACIFIC. x
Vancauver, B. C, March 30. The
sinking of a .Japanese warship in the
South Pacific ocean by a German
submarine was reported here by theN
Canadian News, a Japanese newspa
per published here. . The paper de
clared the report was based on a
cablegram from Tokio, No confirm
ation is obtainable here.
The fact that a German raider of
some type has been operating in the
South Pacific and Indian ocean has
been known for some time. Recently
a warning was issued at Tokio to
merchant ships, following official an
nouncement of the sinking of two
British vessels.
MARTIAL LAW IN SPAIN HIGH
FOOD CAUSE REASON
London, March 30. The Spanish
cabinet has suspended all constitu
tional guarantees, according to wire
less advices received here today. The v
act means institution of martial law
throughout Spain. Labor union
headquarters have also been closed, A,
the Madrid advices say.
Spain has been menaced with a na-;
tionwidestrike of all laborers dur
ing the past few weeks, due, it is un
derstood to complaint of the workers
that food prices were out of all rea
son. Presumably the situation has
become sufficiently serious for dras
tic measures.
"GUN POINT" ROMANCE COMES
TO END IN COURT
Gay Lochinvars have no place in
the modern scheme of matrimony,
it would seem from the romance of
Rosario Quattrackt, which was final
ly "busted" in Judge Thomson's di
vorce court yesterday.
Mrs. Anna Quattrackt said that
Rosario on Sept. 14, last, came to the
home of her mother, Theresa Sca
verro, 2615 Shields av., and at the
point of gun compelled her to go with
him to St Joseph, Mich., where he
married her.
She testified that she paid for the
ring and the boat fare $17. Divorce
granted.
o o
RUSH FOR NATURALIZATION
PAPERS BREAKS RECORDS
' According to statistics made pub
lic by court officials, 10,964 ap
plications for first naturalization pa
pers have been filed in Chicago alone .
since Feb. 1. This is only 2,036 less
than were filed during the entire I
year of 1916, when 13,000 were re
corded. Application for second papers was
made by 1,952 persons during the
same period, the court records show.
The majority of the applicants for
first papers are German or Austrian
subjects.

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