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Who Doesn't Like Chicken? These Jackie* do, as can bo plainly -eon from the pleased expressions on their fares. The * roup was photographed on an American bat., h.p doing sendee in European waters. ♦ * , In the Interest of Liberty Thl» page la contributed and paid for by The American Blower Cotnpanv " I J From the days of .John Paul Jones down to Admiral Farragut with his “Damn the tor pedoes—full speed ahead” and Admiral Dewey with his “You may fire when you are ready, Gridley/' the American Navy has upheld and been actuated by the highest ideals of service and courage. The same old “spirit of 1776” with its fervor of patriotic devotion to the ideal of freedom and justice is more than ever today a part and parcel of naval traditions. Tliat spirit is being upheld in every comer of the world today where our brave tars have gone foith to battle theirs is the inspiration of one hundred and forty-one years of heroism, red-blooded spirit and sacrifice every hour You Join the Navy 7 oday—Right-About-Face to Your Duty—Forward March! DETROIT TIMES they are writing history that will stand out from the pages recounting the deeds of these years of stress that our children and our chil dren’s children will draw inspiration from. Young man, can you stand idly by and watch your comrades and your brothers offer themselves on freedom’s altar, filled with that old spirit of our forefathers, the spirit and tho faith that has given you your heritage today? That spirit is calling you today the Navy wants men like you, with the fire in their eyes, and the steel in their arms it wants and needs you to uphold that spirit, and to carry our ban ner in such a way that ail the world may see the light and understand. Can you neglect that call? THUR9DAT. NO VEM RE n I, 1917.