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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, April 09, 1917, LAST EDITION, Image 31',
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GUNS' RUSHED TO COAST FORTIFICATIONS
"SOMEWHERE IN AMERICA"
This picture shows the method of
moving great coast defense cannon
frorn the steel foundries to the -coast
forts where they are to be placed to
defend the country from the German
fleet Note the construction of the
Washington. Supreme court up
held constitutionality of Oregan ten
hour law in case of Franklin C. Bunt-'
ing, Lake county manufacturer.
Springfield, III. Ground for new
Electric line between Springfield and
Carbondale was broken at Harvel to
day. New York. HOO.0W life lnur-
special make of car on which this
gun is moved. Each truck consists
of 14 wheels, and the cannon is
mounted on a super-truck, swung
above the smaller cars. This photo
graph was taken somewhere in Penn
anc& policy, largest ever written in
New Jersey, issued today to Wm. C.
Mennon, pree. of Mennon Talcum,
Powder Co., by Prudential and Mu
tual Benefit, each talcing Jegal limit
Washington. "Kiddies" afraid
they can't have annual'Easter egg
rolling. War spoiled chance to hava
it on White House lawn, and now
snow is on monument grounds.