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THE MOHAVE COUNTY MINER AND OUR MINERAL WEALTH. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 1918
Inn! . -inI
here Is a Vast Relief
Work To Be Done
Why You Should Give Twice
as Much as You Ever
The need is for a sum 70 per cent greater than any
gift ever asked for since the world began. The Gov
ernment has fixed this sum at $L70,500,000.
By giving to these seven organizations all at
once, the cost and effort of. six additional campaigns
Unless Americans do give twice as much as ever
before, our soldiers and sailors may not enjoy during
,3600 Recreation Buildings
1000 Miles of Movie Film
100 Leading Stage Stars
2000 Athletic Directors
2500 Libraries supplying 5,000,000'books
85 Hostess Houses
15,000 Big-brother "secretaries"
Millions of dollars of home comforts
When yougive double, you make sure that every
fighter has the cheer and efforts of- these seven or
ganizations every step of the .way from home to the
front andbackagain. You provide him with a church
a theatre, a cheerful home, a store,, a school, a club
and an athletic field and a knowledge that the folks
back-home are with him,-heart and soul!
You have loaned your money to. supply their
physical needs. .
The United War Work Societies will
be actively engaged in the eastern
hemisphere for at least two years and
maybe more after the war is won.
And the war is not over yet.
During this time our boys spirits must be kept up
their moral welfare sustained. x
-The United War Work Societies will do this and in ad
dition their educational work will be carried on,- not
only there, but her6 as well ; .
They Need Your Help
The United War Work Campaign Starts
Sat, Nov., 9, In Mohave County
To raise money for the seven War Work Societies, which are adding to the comfort of your boy
in France. The money will go for the work of the Y. M. C. A., the Y. W. C. A., National
Catholic War Council, Salvation Army, Jewish Welfare Board, American Library Association,
and War Camp Community Service.
Seven in Name, but One in Aim
A True Test of
This is giving, not buying some
thing. This is your chance to do some
thing for the boys who have fought for
you. And of course America will not ,
With the excellent results attained by volun
tary subscriptions in the Liberty Loan, Mohave
County will again appeal to her people for volun
tary subscriptions . There will be no solicitations
made until November 12, the first three days be
ing set aside as HONOR DAYS.
To to any bank in Mohave County and make
your donation Saturday or Monday.
First Over the Top
The first tenstates to make their
allotments will have the honor of hav
ing one of the huts, which move along
with the soldiers, named after them
Also the first counties over the top
will have one of Pershing's trucks nam
ed for them. v
Help Arizona to be first over the
top and Mohave County to be the first
county to make her quota.
UNITED WAR WORK CAMPAIGN-NOVEMBER 9 to 18