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WASHINGTON, WEDNESDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER 22, 1916,
PRICE ONE CENT.
EIGHT-HOUR LAW UNCONSTITUTIONAL
FEDERAL JUDGE IN MISSOURI HOLDS
BRITANNIC IS SUNK;
FIFTY LIVES ARE LOST;
1,100 PERSONS SAVED
Hospital Ship, Sent to Bottom in Zea Channel,
May Have Been the White Star Liner,
Biggest British Vessel Afloat.
LONDON, Nov. 22. The British hospital ship Britannic
'(probably the White Star liner, the biggest British ship afloat)
was sunk in the Zea Channel of the Aagean Sea yesterday by
a mine or torpedo.
The admiralty announced today that of those aboard about
60 were lost, 28 were injured, and l',100 saved.
The Zea Channel, where the great ship was lost, is a bit of
water between 'the mainland of Greece and the island of Zea.
From this it is assumed that the Britannic was bringing
back wounded from Saloniki, the channel being a direct route
to the allies' depot
LIBRARY SENDS OUT
RUSH CALL FOR COAL
Promise of 100 Tons Daily
The Publlo Library aont tho 8. O. 8.
call for coal today and It wan an
swered by sending to that Institution a
portion of a car load that arrived early
Thin car load, of fifty tons, Is only
one-third of what wan promised for
today, but tho other 100 tnna Is ex
pceted later this afternoon, M. C. Har
grove, purchasing officer, said.
Schools are not now pinched, and
with the promise of 100 tons dally by
contractors for tho next seven days. It
U expected the situation In all Dis
trict Institutions ha been somewhat
It has been definitely decided not to
purchase, at this lime, tne i,wu ions
for which the District advertised bids,
KAISER EXPECTED TO
WAS GIANT SHIP.
The White Star liner Drlttanlc waa
a ateel triple-screw steamship of
48,108 tono the biggest Drltlsh ship
now afloat. . ...
She was built for the White Star line's
fiassengur service, being finished only
ast year, but vu Immediately requisi
tioned by the British government for
Use aa a hospital transport. .L .
Fate seems 'to pursue -the- giant
liners ot the world. Here are four i
biggest and their fate: , '
Vaterland 84,282 tons property'of
the Hamburg-American line; Interned
at Hoboken, N. J.
Britannic 48.1B8 tone; property of
the White Star line; sunk in the
Lusltanla 30,300 tons; property of
the Cunard Steamship Company; aunk
by German submarine, 1015.
Titanic 45,000 tons; property of the
.White Star line; sunk 1012.
SAY LINE OFFICIALS
Giant Vessel Never Was in Trans
BY GERMAN ADVANC
"America for Americans First"
Is New York Congressman's
Slogan in Effort.
Karl Franz Josef Has No Train
ing for the Throne, and Is
LONDON, Nov. 22. Eyes of Europe
were turned today on the Archduke
Karl Franz Josef, now to be Emperor
Although Vienna has so far with
held official court confirmation of tho
death of the aged Emperor Franz
Josef, his demise has been confirmed
In special dispatches from various
The new ruler of the nation whose
demand on Serbia precipitated the
great war, la tvrenty;-nlne years of
age has been 'In Vienna for some
1 time, although he Is In command of
EXPECT WILSON TO OPPOSE
OFF ELECTION BETS
$3,000,000 Sent to Winners by Curb
NE WYOItK, Nov. 22. Stallholders
of election bels placed on tho curb
market havo decided that any gains
that HuKhcs may mako In doubtful
States would not materially chance the
irsult and havo decided to pay off bet
tors who WBRcrcd on Wilson to win.
Clerks in the offices of n dozen ,1)1 B
houscsn that handled election wagers
were busy this morning, writing checks
(n favor of thoso who picked Wilson to
defeat Hughes. These checks, several
of the brokers said, will go out In the
It Is ettimatcd that approximately
$3.CO).000 will be puld out during the day
on tho result.
TO RUSH TEST CASE
TO SUPREME COURT
Politicians Look for Lively Fight
At Capitol This-Winter Over
Capture of Craiova Indicates ZS?
Collapse of Defense Falk
enhayn May Crush Army.
NEW YORK. Noov. 22. At the of
fices of the Oceanic Steamship Com
Donv. the White Star line, It was
stated that the Britannic never has
been armed. The first news the
steamship company had of the loss of
the ship through United Press dis
patches from London.
The Britannic never has engaged in
trans-Atlantic service, not having
been completed at the outgreak of
the war. She was turned over to
the government and fitted out as a
hospital ship, with cota for 2.B0O men.
She carried usually in addition to
patients, 200 nurses and orderlies and
100 surgeons, besides her crew of
about 000 men, the line offices said.
The Britannic as a hospital ship
waa operated solely by officers of
tho White Star line. At the local of
fice It waa stated the ship waa strict
ly a non-belligerent.
The ship was withdrawn from
Government service, according to re
n.. tn thH New York office, ana
taken to a shlp-bulldlng yard about
a month ago to havo her passenger
accommodations reouiu. in-jr c..
r,.H Vi.r to ha nlaced In the trans
Atlantic service -within a short time.
Nothing has been heard of the ship
since word waa received that she was
t0It waVaUted here that the Britan
nic waa commanded by Capt. C. D.
DTheetBrltannlo waa the largest Brit
lsh ship, afloat d was second only
to tne vaiermnu, u " ": r Si; .
nnniumirer veasei. in w
displaced 48,158 tons,
pelled by three screw,
Central Citizens' Association Did
Not Take Final Action.
LONDON, Nor. 22. London made no
attempt today to disguise Its feeling
of the gravity of the German whirl
wind advance Into western Roumanla,
Indicated In the fall of Craiova. Uf,
Military experts and economises
were greatly concerned to know
whether the Roumanians had suf
ficient advance information of the
speed of the German enveloping move
ment, engineered by General von
Palkenhayn, to remove from Craiova
the vast stores of grain known to be
Germany desperately needs such
wheat, and hope Is expressed here
that fragmentary advices Indicating
that the Craiova granaries had been
emptied long before German occupa
tion, will be confirmed.
Fears Total Collapse. .
As yet, no word has been received
direct from Bucharest admitting cap
ture of the city by the Teutons or ex
plaining what effect this capture will
have on the Roumanian campaign In
The London press made no disguise
today of the menace seen In the amai-
lngly swift progress by which General
von Falkenhayn's army swept Into
Roumanla and took the Wallachlan
city. A temporary and local collapse
of the' Roumanian defensive was
Army In Grave Peril.
What London Is most anxious now
to ascertain Is whether the. Rou
manian army, which von Falken
hayn's bold move sought to envelop,
can escape the jaws of the German
vise ana successfully evade crush
ing from the north) and south pres
sure. With Craiova In German hands
the Roumanian railway communica
tions to the Orsova sector aro cut off.
The Roumanian army In this Orsova
section is In an exceedingly pre
ALLIES TAKE HUGE
STORES AT MONASTIR
Bulgar Army Makes Stand Three
In an article reporting the meeting
of the Central Clttsens' Association
an erroneous statement papeared
In the Times yesterday, covering the
action taken by the association In re
gard to the police superlntendency
of the DIstritc.
It was stated that the association
passed a resolution to the effect that
no District money should be paid to
n. Superintendent of Police unless he
had served at least ten years aa a
Aa a matter of fact, the association
voted to refer the matter to a com
mittee to investigate the legality of
such action, before taking action look
ing to the Indorsement or rejection
of the resolution.
, . The question of policing the Dis
trict was Introduced by a member of
the association who denounced the
PARI8, Nov. 22. Hot pursuit of the
retreating Bulgarian-German army
forced out of Monastlr Is still being
made by the allied forces.
Tho Serbians In particular, heart
ened by occupation of their ancient
city of Monastlr, are pressing on ir
resistibly to the north, forcing back
(Continued on Second Page.)
BELGIUM ASKS FOR
PROTEST FROM U. S.
France and Pope Benedict Also
Appealed To By Albert.
LONDON, Nov. 22. Wireless dis
patches from Havre say King Albert
of Belgium has written to Pope Bene-
With the prospect that the new sov
ereign may (have an Important bear
ing on the future In the war, his
character and 'disposition have been
the subject of 4eep study by all Eu
rope. Democratically Inclined, very little
was known of him up to the time that
an assassin's bomb murdered the
Archduke Francis Ferdinand, the heir,
In Sarajevo, June 28, 1014.
No Training for Throne.
The man who will now become Aus
tria's ruler Is known to have had a
good military education, and he has
achieved some success as a military
commander In the great war.
He has licked any training what
ever In statecraft or diplomacy. More
over, he assumes tho throne at a time
when the strongest men would have a
task in maintaining the empire of
Austria-Hungary intact and strong.
Hungary la growing restive under the
Strong leaders of men have recently
appeared there. They fear swallow
ing up of Hungary in the Teutonic
empire, and have not hesitated to ex
press that belief and to work for
Hungary as a separate kingdom.
But Immediate result of the removal
of the strong figure of the aged Era-
fieror was believed here to mean an
ncrease In Prussian domination of
the central empires.
Franc joser, acKnowieagea one or
the strongest rulers of modern times.
Is no more. A mere stripling, un
versed in statecraft, succeeds htm.
Germany will probably find him
p'lant In acceding to Prussian wishes.
Death Was Peaceful.
Dispatches from Vienna via Amster
dam today declared that the aged
Emperor's death was peaceful.
Vienna, it was said, had been pre-
riared for the news, but, nevertho
ess, removal of the ruler who had
wielded power for sixty-eight years
caused a profound Impression. A spe
cial cabinet meeting was immediate
The time fixed by official announce
ment as the hour on which the Em
peror passed away was 9 o'clock. He
died In Schoenbrunn Palace, presum
ably of tho catarrhal affection re
sulting from a cold from which ho
has constantly suffered since July.
Railroad Blamed for
Death of Two in Wreck
The death of two persons and In
juring of thirty In a collision between
an excursion train and a work train
on the Western Maryland road at
Kjiobmount, W. Va.. October 12, might
llave been averted If proper rare
guards had been taken, the Interstate
Commerce Commission, division of
safety, reported today.
The report severely condemned the
road, charging bad operating prac
tices and deficiencies in methods of
train operation, although It said con
ditions have been somewhat bettered
under new management.
diet, King Alphonso of Spain, and to
I'resiaeni tviiaon, anting eacn oi
these to protest against German t
portatlons of workers from Belgium,
nu llaBlit !. (Ia1a
system of making the superlntendency King Alphonso has addressed an en
of District police a political plum. ergetlc protest to Germany,
To Open Bids Today on
The War Department will open bids
tomorrow for the purchase of 144
hydroaeroplanes as part of the naval
The specifications provide the ma
chlnea must havo from 170 to 300
horsepower, with two motors, and be
capable of sustained flight of six and
one-half hours. The machines are to
be heavy enough to carry a pilot and
one passengers and to mount two ma
Using the slogan of "America for
Americana first" s the rallying point
for the fight. Congressman Fitzgerald
of New York, chairman of the House
Appropriations Committee, announced
today that ho hts determined to In
troduce and press for passage a bill
for an embargo on foodstuffs at the
coming session of Congress.
Tho anr.ounccment is considered ex
tremely significant that a great battle
Is ahead In Congress this winter over
the cost of living.
Mr. Fltxgerald Is one of the fore
most Democratic leaders, and. as
chairman of the Appropriations Com
mittee, Is In a position of power.
Strong backing will unquestionably
bo mustered for his embargo plan, as
well as for various other propositions
to relieve the public from Its exces
sive burdens for foodstuff.
W4Un Kxpectcd to Oppoa.
President Wilson is expected either
actively or passively to oppose an
Mr. Fitzgerald has. therefore, taken
a position which Is likely to put him
at odds with the White House.
That he will have the support of
great numbers of Congressmen from
the cities and the opposition of num
bers from agricultural districts is ex
pected. Mr. Fitzgerald made this statement:
"I favor an embargo on foodstuffs
and It Is my purpose to prepare a bill
and to discuss the entire subject early
In the coming session.
"Two reasons chiefly Impel me to
favor such legislation. It Is the most
effective wrapm In our controversy
with Great Britain over her unwar
ranted, outrageous, and Indefensible
blacklist of American merchants.
"Affronts as unending as the result
ing Injuries have been given us and
Great Britain shows her contempt by
her persistent infringement of our
"Aa mir fnnAmilittm ata nAflAri nhrnnrl
an embargo on those exports will bn
more effective than weary months of
diplomatic" negotiations which end In
the continuance of the Indefensible
practices against our rights.
"The embargo should bo- Imposed
for purely domestic reasons. The
frlceB of foodstuffs have reached
evels that are bringing widespread
distress to the country.
"Many hundreds of thousands of our
people are suffering from the lack
of the necessities or life. Wholesale
prices In many commodities are less
abroad today than they were a year
ago; here the retail prices have ad
"The argument that nothing should
be done to Interfere with the ex
pansion of our foreign trade does not
Impress me. Of what profit Is It If our
foreign trade Is to grow with leaps
and Dounds while our own people
are Drought to tne verge oi starva
tion as a result of It?
"Every other nation of the world
Is conserving Its food supply. Why
should the people or the United
States suffer from food privation to
enable others to be satisfied with
our foodstuffs! .
"The time Is ripe for the embargo,
and I hope to see legislation speed
ily enacted to Impose it. Let Ameri
ca be for Americans first."
FIRST, SAYS NEARING
Dean of Toledo University for Food
TOLEDO, Ohio, Nov. 22. "Public
necessity Is paramount," said Scott
Nearlng, dean of Toledo University
today, In discussing a food dictator
ship for Europe and the United
StateB. He continued:
"The crisis In the United States
ia not so severe as that faced by
European nations. Nevertheless, It Is
becoming acute. By shipping large
quantities or goia into inn unttoa
Statea England has helped to Inflate
"Unless the shipping. Interests and
those manufacturers who are bene
fiting directly from export trade are
willing to permit some form of re
striction on the export business, a
continuance of -the war must ulti
mately force tho American people in
self-defenBe Into a position where
they will fix prices.
"That this may Involve the Govern
ment in the actual ownership and
operation ot some of the more Im
portant public utilities, I realize quite
fully. At the same time the logic
of the situation seems to admit of
no other alternative."
Chicago Diet Squad Starts Test
to Reduce the High Cost of
Jurist Refuses to Dismiss Railroad's Applica
tion for Injunction Against Adamson
Act Calls It Invalid.
WORKMEN GET MOR
CHICAGO. Nov. 22. "Can we hnvc
a second helping?"
"You ran eat until the supply la ex
hautcd." This question wax put to Dr. John
Dill Robertson by Miss Gertrude Nelll
gan, of the city's diet .quad, an the
twelve members sat down to break
fast this morning. In an experiment
ti lined nt tho high cost of living.
For two weeks the tweUe employes!
of the city health department will eat
only food prescribed by dletlclan(,anM
nr.nnroil hi rmarta. Which must not" -'
,..- - j r -- - -
cost more than 40 cents a aay lor encn
person, In the hope that the house-, VVaOe Increases Are
WIVCS III! .Cltlll lion " . .w ...
meals more cheaply.
Here In today's menu:
Breakfast Fresh apples, liver and
bacon, one egg. muffins, butter, coffee.
Luncheon Creamed codfish, baked
codfish, corn bread, butter, cocoa.
Dinner Vegetable soup, pot roast,
sauted parsnips, cranberry sauce, rice
and raisin pudding, tea.
Just before the menu for today waa
served, the mnrtrys six men and six
women looked at one another for
strength and sympathy, and shifted In
Itellef In Announcement.
But when the commissioner made
KANSAS CITY, Nov. 22. Judge Wallace C. Hook, in the
Federal court here today, held that the Adamson eight-hour
law is unconstitutional and invalid.
Judge Hook refused to grant the motion by Federal at
torneys asking that the application of the receivers of the Mis
souri, Oklahoma and Gulf railroad for an injunction against the
Adamson law be dismissed.
Attorneys for the Government are expected to appeal the
case to the Supreme Court at once, which will make this case
the test case to determine in the highest court in the land the
constitutionality of the law.
wide, and They Total About
$50,000,000 a Year.
DECISION AT 11:18.
Judge Hook mr.do his decision
11:18 o'clock this morning.
My decision wai merely to rush
the case to tho Supreme Court jih
r.ipldly as possible." ho said nftoV the
decision. "I huvo given the Govern-
Imcnt until 3 o'clock to perfect an ap
peal t Hid Wilier rourt."
Fra.icl- ar. Wilson. United Stat.
dUtrlct attorney, anil Frank Hager
tuan, xpecl.il counsel for tho Govern
ment. Intimated that the appeal would
bo ready 'by or before 3 o'clock."
JudKP Hook's Decision.
Jiulfrn HooK'm division follous.
"This in an independent Mitt ty en
Jorn the enforcement of a turriu in t
of Congress, commonly called the A I
NBW YORK, Nov. 22. Increases am8on law. UP" the gruund tlut It !.-
In wages to employes in factories. ?" to tho Constitution. In tho
mills and on railroads all over the ,ra?lr ot tho a.ver,"cnts " '
United States which will amount to "" "?" fof complaint Is slated to W
nnrntlmiitrlv BO OOO oV nnllnllv P,cal Of a lllimhel rcCentlj fled
approximately 0u,000,000 annually by ,allroad eompanlcn m vmu'iih du
have been announced since Novem-( trlct court of the I nlted Stute
ber 1. "A motion to diMiitpn has been pr
Following two othr increases of ' J1?1?. " behalf of ihc dvfenclniit in
in ... -ir,. ..u . .,i .ted btates nttorntj The t-olo que
10 per cent each and one restoring "-.tlon raised by It of tho cnnatltiitlon
cut of 12 per cent, the United Ultlty of the law The court Is in
States Steel Corporation has an- formed that the other cu.cn stand ci
the menu announcement a wave of re-1 another 10 per cent Increase "PPllcatlon for temporary Injunction.
Ilef swept over tho chosen few. 5Vn "Rnt olrlu' """'"""" An appeal from an order granting or
Strained faces broke Into smiles and Tn,s. ,atest ncre"e rjtct' -00-0"0 rerusing a temporary Injunction goen
- lnnl of .nnl.il.. nreeted the com- ""I"". " "i -".
mlssloncr 000.000 to the corporation's pay-roll.
The diet snuad were allowed forty i U takes effect December 10.
minutes for breakfast. Then they re- On Slay 1 last, the corporation an
turned to Dr. Ilobertson's office to be nounced an Increase of 10 per cent
weighed in. They were weighed Mon- nnd on Februaxy a raleo of aDOl
day and yesterday, and In those , ... .. . ., .uwuw
twenty-fouf hours ten of the high-' h8 ame Proportion was announced,
cost-of-living "Jury" lost a total of Previous to this a cut that had been
ten pounds. Members of the squad
ana tneir weigm on ma two aays
Name. Monday, Tuesday.
Oertrude Nelllgan.... 112 111
Sophia Miller 1124 112U
Llssle Petit 102 101
Cecelia Wilcox 127 120H
Borgslld Halversen... 147 14(1
Eva Q. Hansen 111 "Q
Reuben Beckman 181 'A 181
H.TUPorsche 107 160
TT.n.v nhrlnfr 1r . 1 ftS
Irwin A. Kowohl 16B
William C. Merker... 145
A. J. Stokes 210
Accompanied Dy Receipts.
The menu given out for the first day
is accompanied by receipts for Its
construction, tho Idea of the school
of domestic arts and sciences where
the diet squad meals are prepared,
being that the experiment should be
within the reach ot housewives as
well as the experimenters.
The diet squad cook book starts
out with one-egg muffin, thus: i
cups flour, 6 teaspoons baking pow
der. 1 teaspoon saVt, 1U cups milk, I
tablespoons sugar, 3 tablespoons melt
ed butter, 1 egg. Mix and sift dry In
gredients; add gradually milk, eggs
well beaten and melted sugar.
REV. JOHN E. BRIGOS
Is Elected At Meeting of Columbia
Xt the thirty-ninth annual meeting of
the Columbia Association, of Baptist
Churches In session at the First Bap
tist Church, the Rev. John B. Brlggs,
pastor of Fifth Baptist Church, was
chosen moderator to succeed Dean Wil
liam Alien wiiour, wno aecunea a rounn
term. Tho Rev. J. W. Many, pastor of
made during depression of 1010 waa
The raise In steel workers' wages
follows an announcement of price ad
vances In many Iron and ateel prod
ucts. Almost simultaneously with tho Steel
Corporation's announcement, tho Amer
ican Woolen Company, employers of
about 35,000 persona In Now England
and New York State, announced a 10
i per ceni wage increase.
ino Arlington rams, ai LAwrence,
also announced "an advance In wages."
The Cotton Manufacturers' Association
of New Bedford granted 13,000 em
ployes a lw per cent advance.
The Eastman Kodak Company, of
Rochester, N. Y has ordered Increases
lor an employes now drawing iw a
week or less.
The QIovo Manufacturing Cdmnanv.
of Glovorsvllte, N. Y., has announced
Increases which will amount to ap
proximately ?300,ooo a year.
Tne wesungnouse uiecino company,
at Pittsburgh: the Northern Pacific
railroad: tne ueorgla coal mines; tne
Adams, Wclls-Fargo and Western Ex
press companies; tne kik Tanning
Company, and chinaware manufac
turera of New Jersey, Pennsylvania,
and West Virginia have announced in-
In each Instance the advanced cost of
living waa given aa tne reason.
DEVOTION OF CHILD
REVEALED BY DEATH
In Worker's Clothes Was $115 for
NEW YORK, Nov. 22. When Annie
Brlody, thirty-four, fell unconscious
at her work bench In the dressmaking
establishment of Mrs. G. W. Burnett,
of 005 Fifth avenue, yesterday It was
thought she had merely fainted, Ef-
Eust' Washington 'Heights Church, was i forts to revive her falling, Dr. U L,
re-elected clerk. Charles A. Colby, of
Calvary Church, waa elected treasurer
to succeed uraiz m. uunKimra.
The Rev, John F. Vlnues. of Roa
noke, Va., representing the work of the
Southern Baptist convention, and the
Rev. J. H. Franklin, representing tho
Northern convenUon, wero speakers
Bible Saves His Life.
OTTAWA, Ont Nov. 22. Private Al
bert Brown owes hut life to a French
coin and his bible. A
passed through the coin
way tnrougn tne Dime.
Ottawa'a boy's pocket.
Danforth, of 40 West Fifty-second
street, was summoned. The physician
said the woman was dead, apparently
a victim of heart failure.
Tho body was taken to the East
Fifty-first street police station, where
Matron Ada Bearry found S110 pinned
to tho woman'a underclothing. A let
ter In her purse was written by her
mother from the family home nt l.uke
Balllnagh, county Cavan, Ireland. It
told of a struggle for existence and
how Annie's $70 sent a few months
to the circuit court of appeals, and not
xuriner ny orainary procedure, wnim
an appeal rrom a rinal order or decree
In such a case would go direct to the
Supreme Court of the United State?
Would Settle Question.
"In tho former a decision would be
inconclusive; In the latter a decision
would definitely settle the question
for the whole country. Tho motion
to dismiss the case here, howevci, it
is decided, will promptly result in a
final decree from which an appeal
will be taken to tho Supreme Court.
The assistance of this court has been
Invoked to facilitate a final and au
thoritative determination of tho Con
"The case was presented but yes
terday and a decision Js desired to
day. It is far from being an agree
able duty for a Judge to record a
Judlclan conclusion without the care
and deliberation essential to a con
vlctlon that he would stand to in
No Undue Consideration
"Upon the merits of a case the Gov
ernment neither asks nor received
from a court greater consideration
than Is required by the settled rulos
and presumptions of law, but a re
quest by the Department of Justice to
aid the progress of a enso consistently
with the rights of everyone cannot
be declined, certainly not for per
"Upon a consideration of the Adam
son law and of what Is said or Its
practical effect, and what waii intend
ed to be accomplished by It, tho Judg
ment la that, aa tho court construes
the torma of the lav, It cannot be
sustained. Since both parties have
said they would not plead further,
whatever the decision might be, a de
cree will be entered for the plalntlffp,
reciting that the defendant prays and
Is allowed an appeal In open court.
Will Enter Order.
"The case in which the plaintiffs
were appointed receivers Is In charge
of the Judgo who Is acting here. An
order will be entered In that case di
recting plaintiffs and their counsel to
co-operate with the Department of
Justice In lodging the appeal In the
Supreme Court by December 4, next,
and in then moving for the advance
ment thereof for such early hearing
aa that court may find It consistent
to grant; also, to Invite counsel for
all railroad companies and others
similarly Interested In tho question
Involved to participate In tne pre
sentation of the motion to advance
and in the arguments on the merits
as fully aa though their clients were
parties to. this litigation.
"Though the decree of the court
lp the case here will be final in form,
yet, because of the exceptional clr
cumatances 4hte plaintiffs will be dl
reeled to keep their accounts and be
piece of shrapnel, before, had been used to pay the rent prepared promptly t Pf-V their em
In and halted half- of the farm. Annie, who waa to have ployea on tho basis of the Adamson
i. which wia In tho int her mother the 115, lived at 302 law, ahould the decree nbt be bus
West Fifty-eighth street.