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TUESDAY AND FRIDAY
REAL ESTATE DEALER KILLS
FIVE CITIZENS AND
SHOT TO DEATH
Police Believe Man Became Sud
denly Insane Because of
(By A-stxiatiMl I'm**!*.)
BRUNSWICK, Ga., Mar. (j.?Armed
with un automatic, shotgun. Monroe
Phillips, a real estate and timber
dealer ran amuck in the business dis
trict here today, killed flve citizens,
wounded :!2 and w*as himself shot
dead. Of the wounded Gunner Tolnas.
a bank collector, and Ernest Mc
Donald probably will die. The dead
Marry P. Dun woody, prominent at
William M. Hacke?, undertaker.
H. M. Dca ver. iioliceniau.
L. C. Padgett, former policeman.
George \V. Asbell. motor man.
Monroe Phillips, real estate and
The police believe that Phillips be
came suddenly insane because of al
leged financial ditilculties.
It was at the busiest hour of the
day that Phillips, carrying a shotgun,
entered the office of Harry P. Dun
woody a lawyer, against vwhom lie is
said to have cherished ill feeling, and
killed him. Phillips then shot Albert
M. Way. who was in Dunwoody's of
fice. Although badly wounded, Way
probably will recover.
Walking calmly fro;.- the office,
Phillips faced a crowd whicn had been
racted byr'trfo fiftrrgrr "~wit?r5dr~"?"
word he suddenly began snooting in
-tho throng and a wild stampede for
shelter followed, ft. M. Deaver, a po
liceman, was killed when he attempt
ed to arrest the crazed man. Phillips
continued to fire on everybody in
sight until he was shot down by E.
C Butts, an attorney, more than half
an hour after Dunwoody had been kill
ed. Butts liad been wounded hoforo
ho killed Phillips.
The wounded were taken to the
local hospital, every ward being filled
and every physician in tho city was
called out to dress the wounds,
j , Phillips had been a resident of
Brunswick about 12 years and had
been involved in considerable litiga
tion in local courts. It was stated he
recently lost considerable money in
real estate transactions and had had
deulings with Mr. Dunwoody. He
owned severul tracts of land near.
Mr. Dunwoody was one of the most
prominent citizens'of Brunswick.v He
at one time was mayor and also had
served In the Georgia legislature as a
representative and a State senator.
He was a nephew'of Justice S. C.
Atkinsdh, o? the State Supreme Court.
HOLD UP CHARGE
Manager of Paint Co. Charged
With Attempt to Rob Em
ployes of $9,500
(By AMoriatrtl Pi***.)
?^NEW YORK, .March 6.?Philip T.
. White, manager of the paint establish
ment of John W. Masury & Son in
Brooklyn, was held today in $10.000
. bail to answer three indictments
^?gojfetly returned againBt him by
King s County grand jury, charg
iilij him with attempted robbery, at
tetpptcd grand larceny and assault in
connection with the attempt to hold
up and rob two employ?s of, the |
.. Sackett & Wilhelms Company of J$9.
500,' August 7 last.
His employers asserted their belief
in his innpcence and said they were
- arranging to obtain ball for him,
Thomas H. Dally, a chauffeur, is
out on.55.000 tail u?der a charge, of
being implicated in the attempted
' robbery.. ; ^White's arrest was said to
be due tu.ft statement from* Daily, 'j
Louis. fiohIslein, assist an^. district
attorney ,oji King's County, t>ald today
that he had been investigating a hold
r/ . up on June X> last in the Mashry plant
. very similar.'lo the attempted robbery
at the Sackett & Wllheln.s plant. Two
/ employes were robbed of a bag con
taining- $3,600. Mr. Goldstein said.
: that White was downstairs In the
;V;?Ma?ury plant when the robbery ^o?
Fire Res troys Cotton Pint form. /
MONROE. N. C, March 6.^-Fire
here last night destroyed the. local
; cotton platforrn containing more than
800 hales of cotton.. Freight cars and
other near by property also destroyed
br?PBht the loss up to $5O,Q0i>,
Snowstorm Sweeps I
New York ?ity
Brings Death to One Man and
Causes Many Minor Acci
(By Associated Prats.)
NEW YORK. March C?Winter's
heaviest snowstorm swirled across
New York today, bringing death to one
man and cuusing many minor acci
dents. When the storm had swept
eastward tonight after playing havoc
with steam vehicle and foot tratlic,
the weather bureau announced that
five ami one-fifth inches of snow had
fallen, hut it was melting rapidly.
Blinded by the snow, Anthony Mel
lorla, 25 years old. walked in front of
a train at Passuic. X. J., and was
killed.. Many persons suffered frac
tured limbs, cuts and bruises in acci
dents on streets and sidewalks.
Tonight 100,000 men are cleaning
Announces Probable Retirement.
PANAMA. March ?.?Major General
George W. Goethals, governor of the
Panama ("anal Zone, in a speech to
night at the annual banquet ,,r the So
ciety of the ('hagres, announced his
probable retirement as governor with
in a year. He said he hnd requested
that lie be relieved in /ivor of a
younger man and that the request un
doubtedly would bc granted.
Coal Mirers Spend Four Days
and Nights in Darkness With
*-?ctirf rSoiT orTJnnR"^^
(3y Assented Prw.)
IIINTOX. West Va.. March f>.?
Forty-seven miners were rescued alive
today from the workings of the Lay
land mines of the Xew River and Po
cahontas Consolidated Coal Company,
wrecked by an explosion Tuesday.
For four days and four nights they
had been without food or drink.
Rescuers who entered mine Xo. ??
tore a brattice work to let In fresh
air. and found five men who seized
and kissed them. The survivors were
able to walk to the mine entrance un
Continuing the search, the* rescuers
encountered another brattice about
."?1)0 yards beyond. In entry Xo. 10
they found 42 men allvsa. The miners
were carried to the entrance.
Tonight ?H men, including those
found today, had been rescued alive;
8? bodies had been recovered and ,10
or more unaccounted for..
Rescue pan les entertain little hope
that the missing men are alive.
Striking Miners Will
Stand by Their Chiefs
(By Associated Press.)
WHEELING. West V., March C?
When told by their leaders that they
need not expect an-increase in bene
fits but mlghnreceive a decrease, the
miners of the fifth Ohio subdistrict,
who have been on strike 11 months,
voted almost unanimously in their
convention, here today to stand by
Financial affairs of the United
Mine Workers of America are ip a
bad condition, according to Former
State Senator William Green, of Ohio,
who is secretary-treasury of the or
Plead Not Guilty
(By Associated Press.)
NEW YORK, March 6. ?Frank
Abamo and Carmine Carbone will
plead not guilty, according to their
com.sel. when they are arraigned be?
for? Judge Swann. Monday on the In
dictment -charging them with -attempt
ing las. Tuesday to set off bombs Jn
St. PatAck'a Cathetral. "We will baae
our deft nso on the contention that our
clients are the* victims of a police
conspiracy or 'frame-up/" said the
o Guilty of Murder. ?
o Special to The Intelligencer. o
r ; GREENWOOD, March, C?Gull- o
o'ty of murder was the verdict re- o
o turned- by the Jury at 3:10 this o
0 afternoon against Albert TolLfrf, o
o the Panola Mill -operator who o
o confessed to slaying his wife*, at o
o their home in the mill* village o
o here on December 19 last.-'./:,?..'V/"0
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GENERAL CARRA^JZA MAY
PERMIT FOOD to REACH *
O?T AT TAMPICO
Twenty-Nine Cases in Hospital
nnd Eight Deaths Occur in
Last Three Days
(II) .V-*..ill!.'.t |>..)
WASHINGTON. March 0.?Encour
aging advices indicating that General
Carranza might heed representations
uf the United States and direct Gen
eral Obregon to permit food and sup
plies to reach Mexico City where fam
ine has been threatened were receiv
ed late today by the state depart
ment. The situation, however, still
was described as grave.
Another disturbing element in the
general situation reported to the state
department was thV1' outbreak of un
epidemic of smallpox al Tampico..
Twenty-nine cases arc in tlie hospital
and eight deaths have occurred with
in the last three days. Consular die
patches say it is not known how many
cases have not been officially import
With the expected attack on Tam
pico by the Villa forces anil the ar
rival of thousands of Currauza rein
forcements conditions in the seaport
are* becoming almost as uncomfor -
table for the foreign colony as in
In the Mexican capital foreign dip
lomats are exerting every iutlucnf?
possible to persuade General Obregon
to accept the proffered aid of an In
ternational relief committee which
raised 250.000 pesos to buy food and
supplies for the needy.
During the day some of the foreign
Jliplomaiiala... hcrn^re.ceived, messages
fromTnhelr representatives in Mexi
co City indicating that the diplomatic
corps was desirious of leaving. One
message said the diplomats had de
cided to leave in u body uud asked
that arrangements be made for the
care of diplomatic, interests by con
sular officers remaining.
A Somewhat similar message was
received by the Swedish minister here
from his government at Stockholm.
He called on Secretary Uryan. After
the conference he said ho would ad
vise that the Spanish legation .be
maintained in Mexico City.
It was learned that if the Washing
ton government is making efforts to
better conditions in the Mexican cap
ital the diplomats would he content
A stream of diplomatic inquiries
poured into the state department to
day concerning conditions in Mexico !
City.' The French ambassador stated
that in a dispatch ho had received
from his legation in the Mexican cap
ital conditions were described as ex-1
Some of the diplomatists conferred
on their dispatches and the uniform
opinion whs that affairs in 'Mexico
City were rapidly growing Intolerable.
State department officials said no
messages had been received from the
Brazilian minister at Mexico City to
day but on Vera Cruz advices they
based hopes that Carranza would in
struct Obregon to'permit the Interna
tional relief committee to take charge
of the situation.
President Wilson discussed the gen
eral situation with Secretary Bryan
but pending the outcome of the rep
resentations to Carranza no further
step has been planned.
More Than 15,000
Threaten to Strike
(Uv AVwialrU Pr?fet.)
CHARLESTON*. West Va.. March
G..?More than 15,000 miners in the
New River coal field threaten to
strike. The conference committee re
presenting miners and operators ad
journed their fessions today without
reaching an agreement. The wage
agreement now* In . . effect expires
March 31. The operators declined to
make a statement, hut it is reported
they refused to make concessions to
the miners and that the miners -have
thug far refused to recede from any
of the],- demands.
' ' .. ?:-M-?
Will be War Correspondent.
NEW YORK, March 6.?Charles H.
Orasty, former controlling owner of
the Baltimore Sun. and until recently
Vice president of tho Associated
Press, aalled today on the', steamer
New York for Jxmdon where he . will
Join the Aesdelated Press staff as war
Captain Thopias Dead.
ATLANTA; Ga.. March 6.?James
W. Thomas, caotajn of the Beauro
gard rifles of Louisiana, in the war
between the States.,died at his home
here today.. He.was 77 years old.(Mr.
Thomas was horn in Alexandria, *'
STEAMSHIP WITH NEARLY
THREE HUNDRED PERSONS I
ON BOARD AFIRE
FIRE IS FIERCE
On Board is 139 Rapid-Fire Guns
and 4,594 Cases of Cart
(Hy AftMJt-i?trg J'n-.-. )
I o o
Assistance Arrives. o
LONDON. Mar. fj?-(1:03 a. in.) 6
?A further message from the o
jo steamship La Touraine. received o
o at Queenstown. 3ays that the n
|o stedmer Rotterdam is standing o
lo hy prepared to render every as- o
0 (distance, including.|hu transfer of oj
1 o passengers if necessary. Wireless o
o messages have been sent out to' o
|o the .steamers Arabic. Cornish- u
io man. Swanniore and Stanford o
I o saying that their assistance is o
lo not now required. o
LONDON. March G.? (10:20 a. in.?
[The steamship La Tournine is ntirc at
j latitude 48.06 north and longitude ;
20.14 west, according to a wireless
j received here. Five s'.eamers huve
gone to her assistance, the message
I said. \ I
Th wireless was received hy Lloyds
from the station at Valencia. Ireland.'
j The steamers Rotterdam, Swanmore; '
Cornishman, Arabic-, and otherH were
mentioned as having gone to aid the
I La Touraine. j
A message from r Queenstown says
that-tho fire on ^Ijii Touraine is
I "fierce." Otherwise this message la
I a repetition of the one received by
I Lloyds from the wirless station at j
Lu Touraine, a steamer of 3,378
tons, under Captain Caussln, is one
lof the older trans-Atlantic liners,
I having been built in 1891. She lias
played an interesting role In ocean
travel. She arrived in New York on
I October 2S, 1913, with 42 persons!
which she rescued from the Uranium '
liner Volturno, which burned at sea
with the loss of L12 lives. Captuln
Caussln was one of the first com
manders of rescue steamers to get a
boat over in the heavy sea to aid in
j vhc rescue work. The captain und
crew were decorated with medals for I
their bravery on that occasion.
It was the captain of La Touraine
who warned the illfated Titanic of
the presence of icebergs in her,
Onc? before La Touraine was
threatened hy fire. Flames were dis- '
I covered in the staterooms while she
I lay at her dock-in Havre January 21,1
?903. The damage was not serious, j
She . was withdrawn from service j
for a time in 1907 becauso of serious '
damage to her machinery. The dis- 1
covery was made just before she was
due to sail from New York. On an
other occasion a member of lier crew
; was killed by the bursting of a steam
When the European war began the
entire carrying, capacity of La Tour
aine was reserved for Americans
struggling for passage home from '
France. She arrived in New York
! December 18, 1914, :16 hours overdue
because of hurricanes she encounter
ed. High seas swept her decks while
the passengers were battened down
I blow. ' j
The steamer is 520 feet long with a
beam of 56 feet and a depth of 34.8. |
NEW YOLK, March G.? When La
Touraine sailed from this port last
Saturday she had.aboard Gl passeng
ers of whom 38 were in the first cabin
and the remaining 4:: in the steerage.
The steamer lias a ?rew of 200. The
vessel was one of six big Unors to
leaVo this port the same lay, the
sailings being tbe heavies, recorded
here for some time.
At tho local offices of tin French
line today it was said that no addl-'
Uonal information regarding La Tou- 1
raine was . expected before Monday
?n'd the office was closed for the us
ual Saturday hair holiday. An uncon
firmed private message from abroad .
'said all the passengers and crew were
On board. La Touraine were 4.594
cases of cartridges Intended for use
in the European war.
Stored away In the vessel's hoi?
when she left was the amciun'iton!,
which caused keen apprthens'jn as
to the vessors fate when .1 oecaine
known that fire w-as raging aboard, j
While no record was kept as to the
tonnage of this portion of the cargo,
it was estimated that the shipment
contained at the very least half a mil
(CONTINUED ON PAOB POUR.)
WILL NOT HA?E
GOVERNOR MANNING WILL
ONLY EMPLOY HELP
BOARD NAMED FOR
L. L. Bultman, of Columbia? Ap
pointed Dispensary Auditor.
Spi'i inl to Tin1 Iiilrlligrnwr.
COLUMBIA. March tl. -Governor
Manning this afternoon aptiointed the
members of the lioanl of th<? did
Soldiers' Home as follows: H. F5.
Thompson, of Columbia, i railroad
engineer: S. E. Welsh, or Charleston,
a Confederate veteran and business
man; J. Wash Drummond, of Lang
ford, a farmer.
Tl:o other two members of the hoard
are ex-officiate, namely. Senator G.
K. Laney. of Chesterfield ; and re
presentative E, W. Lylcs. of Si/artan
burg. chairman, respectively, of iho
military committees of the senate and
house. The board will elect a super
intendent for the home.
"1 will not have a legal adviser"
said Governor Manning this morning
in reply to u question from a news
paper man. He said that he would
gel help whenever nocossary. hut
hire a regular adviser. The recent
legislature gave the governor an ap
propriation of ijL',000 for this purpose.
Governor Manning today directed
Adjl. Gen. W. W. .Moore to collect all
government property in the hands of
the naval militia and muster out all
the present organizations. He direct
ed the adjutant general to muster In
to service four battalions of naval
militia and the adjutunt general took
the necessary steps to carry this or
der into effect.
Gey. Manning this morning appoint
ed L. L. Hultiuun of Columbia, dis
pensai y auditor vice Mose 11. Mohley,
whose term has expired. Mr. Bult?
man announced that his assistant
would be Albert S. Fant or Helton.
Colonel Oscar W. Rabbiof Laurens,
is the present assistant dispensary
The office or dispensary auditor is
for four years and pays a sulury of
$166.65 per month. The nssistant gets
a salary of $100 per month and the
stenographer ,u suiary of $.*>2 per
The act creating .the State board
of charities and corrections doeo not
tuke effect until April 1st. This board
la composed of Dr. George 13. Crom
er of Xewberry, Itev. Z. T. Cody, und
L. O. Patterson both''of Greenville.
R. 11. King of Charleston, Prof. I).
1). Wallace of Spartanburg. The
bca?d w'll elect a secretary aud an
a distant i-ccretary.
Covernor Manning returned late
last night from Cuniden, where he
accompanied the romains of the.Jut?
Douglas G. Richardson for burial.
The governor spent the morning in
hin office transacting business and
left this afternoon for hi:; home in
Sumter to spend the week-end. Ho
w'i' return to Columbia on Monday
Among the callers at the gover
nor's office today was Mr. it. B. Wy
lle, the president'of the Lancaster
News. Mr. Wylie said Lancaster was
moving along and not contemplating
This was the nfst time that Mr. Wy
lie had called at the governor's of
fice in fou?< years. His last visit
was during the administration of
Gov. Please and on that occasion he
cam? to' get a commission for Judge
Ernest Moore as npeelai Judge, that
being before Mr. Moore was elected
to the bench. .
Preparing to Meet
(By .WoriM e,| 1>m?.) .
PARIS. March 7. ? (1:2.", 5. m.)?
The ministry of war announces that
op account of the situation in the
Dardanelles and to meet every even
tuality, the government has dcelded to
concentrate In North Africa an ex
peditionary forco which will be ready
to put to sea at the first sign that
it Is needed and be directed to the
point where its presence is rcuuired.
May Fight In Havana.
HAVANA. March 6.?According to
Jack'Curley, the prize fight promoter,
all doubts concerning a champion
ship battle in Havana between Jack
Johnson n.id Jeas Wlllnrd have vir
tually been eliminated by an agree
ment, of all the conflicting Interests.
The only poasibA* obstacle to the
fight taking place here, according to
Curley. is the acceptance of terms by
Wlllnrd. and this JCurlcy said he ex
pected to receive) tomorrow.
Correspondents Dwell Upon In
sistence With Which Italy is
Apt to Press Demands on
(My AfMM-ititiil Picch.)
BERLIN, via London, March 0 (9:45
p. in.).?The Italian tdtuatlou is oc
cupying the attention of serious-mind
ed public men. Many newspapers
print long dispatches from their Rothe
correspondents, who dwell upon the
Insistence with which Italy is apt to
press demands for territorial compdi
uatlon for possible Austriun gains in
the Balkans. I
The feeling here is that Germany
undoubtedly would like to see the dis
cussion of the matter taken up be
tween its two allies, but it is held t*at
Austria must lirst wait to hear from
Austria's attitude in case such de
mands are made is problematical. A
few weeks ago it seemed as if any
suggestion along this line would be
met with a liai refusal to cede an inch
of Austrian territory, no mutter by
what euplionlus phrase, such as
"frontier regulation." It might he de
signated. Now, however, there are
signs that Austria is more inclined
to enter into the resolution.
One Policeman Dead, Two Mor
tally Wounded and Three
Slightly Injured Result
(My AiVHiriatrtI P-vwO
WILMINGTON. Del., March ?.?One
policeman dead, two mortally wound
ed and a fourth officer and two citi
zens slightly injured was the result
of a running pistol battle hero today
with two desperadoes who were try
ing to escape arrest as suspiciouB
characters. Both were captured after
one had been slightly wounded.
Tonight the. two men were removed
to the county workhouse at Newcastle
to prevent a possible, attempt by
frh nds of the policemen to lynch
The police tried to arrest the men
after a pawnbroker had given notice
that they had attempted to pawn two
The men gave their names as Peter
Krakus, .10 years old, and Charles
Moras. 20. The police charged that
the former fired the shots that took
MILES PER HOUR
D. Resta Captures 300.30-MUe
Vanderbilt Cup Race at San
(My AixoWu?-! I'iT**?)
SAN FRANCISCO., March fi.?D.
Resta, driving car No. !.. in which he
won last Saturday the Grand Prix,
captured today the MO.:',0-mile Van
derbilt cup race o'Jer the course of
the Panama-Pacific exposition In
what is said to have been one of the
most thrilling contests ever run In
this classic. His time was four
hours 27 inimit?s and 37 seconds. He
maintained an average of 67 1-2 miles.
Howard Wllcox. Nu. 26, was second
in four hours 34 minutes and 26 sec
onds; Eddie Pullen third, four hours
35 minutes and 37 seconds, and
Ralph DePalraa. No. 22. fourth, time
four hours 39 minutes and seven sec
.*1Inn Cook. Alone Responsible.
NEW HAVEN,' Conn., March G.~
Coroner Mix said today ho had com
pleted his investigation on the sui
cide of Lillian May Cook and would
report Monday that she alone was re
sponsible for her death.
FKICTION HKTWKfcX CA It*
. RANZA AND COMMANDER
(My A-'noriated Pre**.)
VERA CRUZ. Mex.. March 2.?(via
New Orleans, March 6.).?Friction be
tween General Obregon, In charge at
Mexico City, and General Carranza is
reporteil here, because of the alleged
failure of Carranza to support Ob
regon In his recent decree assigning a
special tax on everyone - In Mexico
City. It is said that .Oa Tanza has
given Obregon orders to evacuate the
capital whenever he believed it necr
esary. n .
un i rnrnnrn
THREE BRITISH WAR VES
SELS ATTACK FORTS ON
OFFENSIVE IN EAST
Statement From German Gener
al Staff Reporte Capture of
Interest In the world war la divided
largely between the operations In the
eastern theatre, where fighting of u
more or less violent nature is pro
ceeding through the territory from
northern Russian Poland to the Car
pathians and the bombardment of the
Dardanelles BtrongholdB by the allied
fleet, which has met with further
successes, according to the British
admiralty. The engagamcnts in
France and Belgium are characterised
by lively fighting, but no vital an
nouncement is forthcoming from that
Reports from vurious sources In
tlicatc that the Russians have assum
ed the offensive in most of the opera
tions in the eastern territory. In
the extreme uorth they are still ham
mering awuy with the idea of driving
the Cernions bock to East Prussia
and the latest Petrograd official state
ment claims that the Russians have
forced the Germans back somewhat
at Simno and in the district, of Lel
pouuy. They also claim to have dis
lodged the Germans from a command
ing height west of the road from y
Stawlski to Lomza. A German official
statement says the northeast' . .of
Przasnysz a Russian .attack., broke
down with heavy losses to the latter
and that northwest .of Poland a Rus
sian attack also was repulsed . .. '. !
Further south in central Poland the
Russians are making another vigor
ous attack on the center of the' In-"
The allied forces and English fleets
are making progress in their attack
tin the fortifications of the Dardanel
les, according to the British admiralty
und unofficial reports. It is officially
mnounccd that an attack on the prin
cipal forts on the European side -Of
the narrows was opened Friday by
three British war vessels, i Two
of the forts were damaged .and
the magazine of n third was blown
up. These forts are characterized-as
the strongest along the entire water
The British battleships Queen EJIz
lbeth and Prince George and the bat
tle cruiser Inflexible, with their
ight 15-inch and their dozen 12-inch
;uns. yesterday attacked the principal
forts on the European aide of the nar
rows in the Dardanelles. Two of the
forts were damaged und the magasine
jf a third, was blown Up. Guarding
lie narrowest part of the straits from
he European side, they arc believed
to- be the strongest. forts along the
Mitlre waterway although 'those 'op
posite almost equal them.
One fort, indicated on the admiralty
naps as "L," has two 14-inch guns
hat could scarcely reach the Queen
Elizabeth which fired 2? rounds from
ier IB-inch weapons by indirect Are
ind had the ad/uutage of aeroplanes
o aid her gunners. The other two
ort h have three 11-Inch guns and
tome smaller cannons.
Cruisers continue attacks on th?
'ort iti eat ions along the coast of Asia
Minor, from Beslka, near the entrance;
o the Dardanelles, to Smyrna, doubt
ess to prevent reinforcements being
tent to the straits where there are
nany Turkish troops with whom the
narines landed to complete destruc
ion to the forts at the entrance to the
;traits have been in contact. It Waa
U the land fighting that the allies suf.
cred casualties, according to the
iritiBh report, of 19 killed, 25 wound
>d and three missing. > The Turks,
?owever, place the British casualties
it a higher figure.
A Turkish official statement, how
(ver, refera to "yesterday's (Fri
lay's) " failure In reporting the. altua
lon and Djavid Bey, Turkish mlnla
er of finance, who is in Berlin, atat
d that up .to Saturday the attack by
he allied fleet had met with no suc
:ess. He added that Turkey had 250,
100 troops on the Galllpjli peninsula. .
'misers from the allied fleet are con
(nulng their attacks along the coast
if Aisa Minor from Besika to Smyrna,
ind Vice Admiral Sir Richard Pelrse.
tas brought up his 'Bast fndlan ocet
idd undertaken the bombardment of.
be fortification at Smyrna.
In the west, the French claim to
iave inflicted a serious check upon
he Germans north of Arras, .about
Cotre Dame de Lorette. In Cham
lagne. northwest of Beausojour, a
Serman counter attack hah been; re
mised. The French war office clolma
hat progreas made by ih? allies' In
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