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T I EBO AY , MAKC'H 27, 1917.
He carelu. —to keep the »tom»ch well, the liver and bowel* regular, by the timely and helpful aid of Kouirs PUS EMMONS FARM DEAL FALLS THRU Commissioner Dust Shows Purchase Would Be Illegal Commissioner W ilium T Dual, of the depart n.ent of park* and boule tarda. put a crimp In the city a plan to purchase th<* Kmuiona farm in koorse aa a park site at a coat of 1600,000, Monday. He informed tbtr council committee on parka and boulevardgthat the purchase could not be consummated at the present time beranae the city had no author ity to buy park property outside a tone extending four mile* beyond the city limtta. The committee then at ruck from the department esti mate* the arnouut aaked to buy the riti. An amendment I* now before the legislature that will change the * home rule'* law ao that a city may buy propery anywhere, but It haa not aa yet become a law. It also la too late to skbroit an amendment to the Totera on April 2. The Km iitooa farm purchase will hare to b*- l«id over until November at least The committee allowed an item of *1*2,216 to bu> a park aite .rounded by Jory-rd.. Wildemere, yuincv mid UUlrmount area. This property hea la the Twelfth and FMlNttll wards. and i* the only desirable spot left in that part of the city for park purpose*. An item of |2 doo for anew park in the vicinity of Woodrr.ere and Kerndalea-** *a< stricken fiont <be estimates, the iommitfeemen learning tl at provision had been made for the ait » h> Ihe sewer com mittee The committee in*'r«a«ed the salary of the director of th* Pelle l*|* aquarium from 1.’.ih.0 to 92.600 The way* and meana committee wound up .t* session on the general fund estimates Monday morning, the total cuta totaling about $76,000 Os tbia amount 946,000 >**. pruned from the coat of special elect lona An Increase In the ralary of Ocorge T. iraston a* probationary officer from 91.600 to $2,600 waa allowed, the committee changing hia civil service grade. The commute* on rlaima and ac counts started pruning the library fund estimates, but made slow prog resa. It still has open for consid eration 91.000. b00 asked for addition to the Cass Technical high school and the Increasing of teachers* sal aries. m mo\ y^SKMfcdrT—- , •cokjli g|y««^^M^»FftWfffr.rilM^^^^^ 2 Here's One ■ I table drink tHat H| kiddies as well as Hj H the older ones can H H safely enjoy H HH (NO caffein^^^^TH H "There's a Reason" H .-r* « • »••«•’ at* I ai .n ■«■•! <*- 1 M 'f ~" ' ;-, < ind««>r Ontario ARMYFLAKS NOWEK6A6E ATTENTION Country Divided On Universal Training Problem wilsonliast not EXPRESSED SELF Expected To Take Up Subject In Message To Congress BY ROBKRT J. RRSDKR (Staff Cbrres eondent Untied Brest) WASHINGTON, March 27-The navy having been put in order, so far a* presidential authority now goe*. chief attention a* regards the defense of th* nation is today cen tered In the land protection prob ’ lam What form or *y*tam. land de fense shall take, 1* still being de bated | By tha time eopgreaa convenes In extraordinary sessions If la expected this question will have been resolved Into positive shape. President Wilson has begun to hear from every section of the coun try on the army question The various notes being sounded ware specifically requested when the War college universal service bill wen: before the country. -The * peqple bark home" are expressing them selves to the president and their represwntatlvVs in congress as to whether there should be universal training, a call for volunteers, or some other means to raise an arpiv Several state legislatures have passed resolutions favorinr univer sal military training Hundreds if telegrams and letters from college students and young men In all part* of the country urge adoption of such a system. Out of hundred* of newspapers questioned by the National Association for Military Training 9.1 per cen* favored a law rcmpelllng universal military train Ing Rut Uirrc are also many voices raised InJopposition and thus far Presldenr Wilson has not declared himself .He has admitted th« "need of some form of physical ♦ raining’ but has inclined to the be lief that the country I* not ve» rc„dy for th* universal military training Idea. . chairman Chamberlain of the orriate military affairs committee say* he oelievea recent develop ments have made she country ready for anch a plan as never before He says he Is hearing from ’ the people back In Oregon” who originally were opposed to military training but who now loudly Insist on It Other senators and representa tives have made similar reports. A* a result, universal military training bill* will be Introduced both In the house and senate imme diately after congress convenes and It Is generally believed President Wilson will discuss the subject on his message. In rase universal training fails of support, the president may be authorised by rongreeg to Lake say one or all of the following courses Recruit the regular army up to Its fulls authorised strength—26o 000 officer* and men Call out and recruit up to full authorised strength the militia— ♦"o,ooo officers and men Call for volunteer* numbering anywhere between 260.000 and *OO, 000. Plans for each of these courses. Including a call for a half million volunteers have been completed by the war department and submitted to President Wilsoo HEAVY FINES IN VICE CASES Justice Seller* U Severe With Men A* Well Ah Women of Streets St Iff fines and sentences were handed out by Judge Sellers In she police court Monday, to gamblers, women of the streets and drunks. ' Six men caught In a raid at the nstauranl of Victor Popp. No. 10*2 Rivard *t., were sentenced to pay a fine of 926 each or serve 20 data. According so the testimony the six were engaged in a card game, Sun dry morning, when the police en tered Other cases of a similar nature were brought before Judge Sellers and offenders were given stiff fines Judge Sellers opened war Monday morning on men who accept Invita ft >n* of women on the afreets. A week ago he requested the police to b-tng "The men along too.” Mon duy morning, a large number was brought, and In some rases they were fined $26 with the alternative of serving SO days HARVARD WILL START FOOTBALL PRACTICE APRIL 10 BOSTON. Ma*r, March 26- Spring football practice at Harvard is to start April 10, providing war does not Interrens. In the m*an time H field roach of the eleven is to have full charge of •he practice with Captain Iflect *Val ter H. Wheeler and Pay acting his assistants. It Is honed also •hat Percv Haughfon. head coach f the team can spare a few min ♦itee from his berth as head of the Braves to come to Cambridge two or three day* during ihe spring sea son. PURSE SNATCHER DRAWS 90 DAYS Henry Mltro, 22 year* old. Chi CMgo, would be a free man If he ha<f Juat $96 60 more than he now has Because of the discrepancy, Henry wa* aent, Monday morning, to the Detroit House of Correction for purse snatching by Judge Hea ton In poMce court. Mltro stopped Henry Fur. No. 100* Clark are.. Saturday, at Michi gan and Clark avea . and aaked him to change a quarter. When Fur drew out hla purse. Mltro snatrhed it and ran DETROIT TIMES PACT WITH BERLIN VOID, 0. S. HINTS Prussian Treaty Violat ed By Germany, Says Note WILL NOT SIGN NEW DOCUMENT May Regard Original Undertaking As Abrogated WASHINGTON, March 27 -Prac tlcally accusing Germany of regard ng treaties «» scrap* of paper, the United Btate* government’* note re garding reconstruction of *h# 17M treaty informed Germany *hat far ther "engagements’* would be use less. The note made public In full added that the government la rertoualy considering whether or not Germany’s ’ flagrant violations” had not abrogated the 1796 17W nnd I*2* treaties. After the reciting of Germany’s violation jf the treaties the aote adds: ' In view of the clear violations of the plain terms of the treaties In question, solemnly included on the mutual understanding that the ob litigations thereunder would be faith fully kept., m view further of the dla irgard of the cannons of interna tional courtesy and the comity of nations in the treatment of Inno ♦ "nt American cltixen* In Germany, the government of the United ffUtes cannot perceive any advantage which would how from further ea gagement* even tho they were merely declaratory of international In* entered into with the imperial German government In regard to the meaning of any of the articles of these treaties, or as supplement nrv lo them In these circumstances therefore, the government of the l nlted States declines to enter the ►pedal protocol proposed by the Im pcrlal government ” In conclusion the note says: "It would appear that the mutual Itv of ;h» undertakings tthe treaties*, has heen detroved by the • onduct of the .in authorities *’ While the note indicated »a£nu* lonaMeratlon of abrogation of the treaties, the state department tadl rated tha’ It p-wbably will be tin able to act without the jmnage- on that subject. The note said further "Since the sinking the Amer lean steamer Wni I* Frye, for the carriage of contrab.'nti there have been perpetrated by the German naval fore*'* similar unwarranted at tacks upon and destruction of num erous American vessels for the rea ron. aa alleged, that they wore en gaged in tranaportation of articles of contraband notwithstanding and In this disregard, of Article 1.1 of the treaty of 1799’’ “In addition to the winking of American v«-e*ela, foreign merchant carrying American cltt*en* end American property have been runk by German submariner with out warning and without any nde mate security for the safety of the persona on board or compensation for the dortnirti »nos property bt curb action, ivot w ftJi«tan«iing the eol • nin engagement of article IB of the treaty of 17M ’ Moreover, since tfl> severance of diplomatic relation* between the I nlted States and Germany certain American cltliena in Germany have oeen prevented from removing free Iv frotn th* country. While this ia not a violation of the terma of th» treatlea mentioned. It I* a disregard of the reciprocal liberty of Inter rourae between the two countries in time of peace and cannot be tnken otherwise than as an Indication of a ptirpnee on the part of the (german government to disregard in »h» event of war the similar liberty of action provided for in article 2* of the treaty of the very article which It ai now proposed to inter pret and supplement almoet wholly In the Internet of «he large number of German subject* residing |r the I nited States. AMERICANS IN 2 TORPEDOINGS WASHINGTON. March 2* Two toipedoinga, Involving Americana but with no casualties. were re ported to the atate department to day The flrat m*e waa the Pntiah atramer Ohorley with Americana Sweet, Merrick and Walter* aboard The aecond waa the Norwegian ntcamer Wilfred with Bill South wood. Wayne county. Kentiuk\ and John Palmer, of Panama aboard In the W’llfred caae the German sub marlne permitted the crewr to <ak> to the boat* CITY CAN MEET M AGE INCREASES II la legal for the cite to allow money from Ita contingent fund to meet aalarv Increase* that are made under the mln'mum wage vet. according to an opinion rendered Monday by t'orporatioo Coun«e| hingeman He waa called upon to paaa on a request of the department of parka and boulevard* for lt,- 4CIJO WAR ACTIVITIES SWAY MARKET N7W YORY£, March 27. Tho New York Evening i*uu Inannal review Tuesday Raid: "War prvparatloha In general and 'be mobjhsaiion of the militia tan it« iind military transfer* In particular, engaged more of the attention tof Wallet. today than did e|;her fhc Mock or bond market* There la Mill too much apeculatlon a* to "hat elfeoi the preparation* will hare on the business of buying and Killing securities to permit a great deal of outride participation iu the i market “More or le*-* academic !pten «t ir being manifested In foreign n» ** ! developmenia, altho these- cannot be ! rtckoned a* market factor*. Indig nation la rife over the ravag* and r omelet.* ravish mon' 01 rTenrh ter rltory bv the German* in ti.etr re treat, and the aatlafaction derived 'from continued Allied *ucc*»*m* hi that theater I* tn proportion Af fair* in RiiKßla are being watched with the g-ontrat ln«ere*t. "Trading toda> ear mainly profe* atonal. Th»- fir*’ hour or two wer* active in realtring sale*. frlce* held well nowever, until in ♦1» * mid forenoon, "hen run.or* of various thade* concerning the fate of the iteamer St l.oui* were tndu*trlou*ly circulated on the boor of the ex change Almost ooin<ldoot with the cabled new* that the finer had ar lived on the other ride came a re port that ehe had been torpedoed and alao that ahe had attacked and runk two submarine*. The*** con fusing And contradictory rumor*. I 1 quite unfounded, of course, nc vert he lea* had an lnatantan«o*i* effect on tertaln atrained nerve* iyjd th* ket sold off ktoarpl.V? Thereafter trading died down without much dia poalflon to rally. *’ Rtudenla of the I nlveraify of Vlr | e ria. at the term beginning today. I will be privileged to fake a special' course in radio-telegraphy, tn order that thev may be of especial ser vice to the government in case of war. The Curtain Rises on the Last Week ot Co-Operative Sale Reliable New Piano $ 2lB See it quickly! The design is handsome. and the rich mahogany or oak. finely finished. There are both the manufacturer’s quarantee and our own to insure you its relia bility. It is modern, in every de tail, and sweet toned— wonderful value at our Co-operative Sale Price! Player-Piano With Bench. Drape and Music Only $ 277 —The orlirmal prim Ip prncllmlly ryt In two If* h * ell-known make: play* M note music, l« aweet fonrd an»l In fine condition. A $640 GRINNELL BROS (own make) PLAYER at $425 >• another splendid bar gam. See our p»o< k AND SAVE MANY DOIXARS Our Payment Offer! Our always easy terms are made still easier—come in NOW ; select your Piano, and we'll hold it for you if you wish thus giving you all the advantages of the Sale, and you ran START PAYING LATER! Remember, the Sale positively ends Saturday DON'T W AIT! (jetting Johnnie Off to School and husband off to busmen are problems that tax the nerves and strength of the house wife who runs her own home. So easy and delight ful if you know Shredded Wheat Biscuit, the ready cooked, ready-to-eat whole wheat food. Children like its delicious, crisp aroma wh&n served with hot milk. Made st Niagara Falla N. Y The second annual Ohio Adult ruble Class con vent ic>n meets at l.an caster tod tv and "111 h* addressed i y former Gov Frank R Willi* and other men of prom>nen<*e. Claims Economy In Taking Caaca Royal Pill* Thinks People Spend Dollars Where Dimes Would Do. A big city physician, with no a* to grind mnK>-!> the statement that "too many people apend dollais for medl c- n* and doctors where dimes would r*udilv answer 1 m*in that nlne t-nthe of the (its of ‘the human fam tt> are due to faulty elimination In active kidneys and constipated bow els bring on a train of Ills that would r<uulre a page to enumerate Head s'h*. pcuratgta, rheumatism, bilious ness. backache, Indigestion, nervous ness. Insomnia. etc. unless in a chronic atago. can t>e corrected by taking Caeca Royal Pills. Instead of Hgh-prlced stomach medicines, liver tonics, blood purifiers, etc" .lust try a Htr or JV- package and you'll save many dollars and keep your /health good too. Any drug K<et can supply you with this v.-ry pt*a«"nl physic tonic and purifier. Hold h) druggists everywhere —Ady. COME TODAY If you possVblv can—only five more days before thin money-saving; event positively comes to a close. Manufacturers notify us that wholesale prices will he advanced almost immediately. STEINWAY and KNABK of our line have already advanced. The vastly greater cost of material and labor over that of even a few months past, leaves us no other alternative except to lower the established standard of quality—and this, the famous Piano builders we represent, will not under any circumstances consider. $ 25 to $ 100 Saved Through buying now. the«e ••me lateat atyle. brand new Inatrumenta mutt ao«n ba aold at price* $25 to SIOO higher than they art today— Grinnell Bros. («X), Sohmer, Vose, Sterling Shoninger, Smith & Barnes, Huntington, Etc. -instruments that represent the very last word in Piano construction and artist ic designing —Rive one of them, with all that it means of added pleas ures and advantages a place in your home NOW—and through 80 doing, SAVE $25 TO $100! RARE BARGAINS! The«e are e»changed. rental, sample and ahepwom Pianoa. All uaed Inatrumenta h.ive been carefully regulated and tuned by our e»perta, and many of theae ar# like naw. Each I* told on a whole YEAR'S FREE EXCHANGE TRIAL. $273 MENDELSSOHN $| Sn Mahogany AO# s3l.* SMITH* BARNES SRfIAQ Ijiirc Mahoßany ZillO s*•,oo KNABK Cn *3OO W I KI ITZER - l-arge Oak A Jm SIOO H \/EI TON $ | sn targe Mahoßany lOi $423 GRINNELL BROS. Mnn Mahoßany XfOO "Tomorrow I MR RawlyTuifklf k Case 11 a* a- ■ *■’ ■ - TBf M|N€Tni VM b't tomorrow s.-|doo» comes to klm or hor gg teg !*ml«lr> is '..rcerneg and the result ts g 111*00 Wmß ~v '■ *» now s fully decayed tooth tr»n mm. 1 v. . I-nttst * tan crown them, mot wwr wait that long* tVhv force extra etptrnaa ut>og ><>u reelf* You should be more e,-<.na«uiegl um that "YVtj Manv coma here regularly for free teeth aO - eveiv three months l.er ut gtFa WOO a free M.mlruu n thla month i»etnlr4a iHnltg tr> a special ty. I»r. « has. W. Ums KitakHshet star 10 rears, rainless Kitraetlan r.siraatr**. By naa mt Wat 0* VltsllseS Atv. Vlaa h» aw wggM«toftaa ta eaasa Oat-sf-lsas I‘aMente «h*mld eHte far ssaslataeat aWO wave nark done same d»> the, e*me. tame ta awanl W <*"' >♦'" “ *-*■ ‘ - ittmwnta <*J 'tflc* Hear*—l»atl; from a a. a*. In • a. os. OR. f. W. Sander a and heltdava, la. as. is 4 y as. lafi y n (IMS* stteadasta at alt times. I W DR. ALAMS’ DENTISTS Carwer VtH HtlitV and (igtsuni.n. Rstrasr* Itl (IhISWAIB Second Wear n«er Kin set's drag atare. Take statrw ar rtsvaMW I'knne Wain Ml. last far alga aver deans ay. CAPITA!.. A I) B P L T A AND t m> i v iiir. n PROFITS $f»,250,0«0 THE PEOPLES STATE BANK OFFICERS JAMB* T. irVAA PraaUmt »01V W. BTAUTT. Ylsa-Prestdaat B. T. CVPBOBB. Ceshisr F. A RTfin.TR, Vice Creel 4 eat CR* BI RR R ATBBft. 4ml Cashier JOHII B ROPPB. Vice PreeHeet BMk’H MOTH Am*Mast l'ashler H. P. RoftnU AN. Vl*-e-Prealfrat A 8. MOODY. AsaMaal CssWar B. W NUT UK. Vtce-PrerUmt CABBOLI. B. LA WHOM, Beat O0«er ACBTUI B. WllfU. Ais't to Prat 000. T. OOTBTHBY. Aadßsr Grinnell Bros’, W ife, or Phone (Cheery 1600> If You Can’t Coma at One# Headquarters, 213-2 47 Woodward Avt. WE BELIEVE TH AT WE H \ VE CARRIED PERSONAL SER VICE IN BANKING TO THE MM<f- I 1)1 GHEE ( KM I VIMY WE HAVE TRIED TO MASK EVERY DEPOSITOR. LARGE OR SMALL. FEEL THAT HE 18 A FRIEND AS WELL AS A CLIENT. HOW WELL WE HAVE CEEDED IS PERHAPS REST EV I DENCED BY OUR CONSISTENT GROWTH. S3OO STKCK 7 1-3 OCTAVES O# S3OO STEINWAY f H*} Mahogany mi S mI $330 II\M ETA DAMS $1 i P Mahogany A *Xa7 S3OO KEIIR BROS. $ | S A Mahogany A $323 STERLING $175 Handsome < >;«k A / J > *!2-> VOSE ni/ Ijiikp Mahoc in> 1 VI PAGE 5