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dflSRr SEES it must travcrso to keep the retirement of tho Cler- fiJiASfon both -lidei are either mrrinndcd by tho French nntl HSvTng? saved tho bulk of Us army soaretrent mat at certain portions ardcfed-on a rout, the German Oen- WjuStart Is now trylni? to reorrnnl7o Mfdofchalve stand so that another fpnslvo weapon can be whipped Into lapo. . ttof tho Information received here ."indicates that tho Oertnah flight fjjnvpldly slackening speed. ft li inlnl'y evacuating all of the northwest if franco and Belgium, ptoparlns for iiifl Koneral concentration In tho I'nst, . jftlthor to resume the oKRresslve should 'tho allies show evidences thnt their ! bwn rapid movements have Immll- capped them, or for it defense of tho I dermnn Empire Itself all along th.' .frontier.. , I . 1 . . 'Thoro Is no attempt In Tarts today to delude any one with a belief that becauso of tho Brent victory of the 'lattle of tho Marne tho war Is over. I Jerman soil Is still Intact and It Is iCbptcd that there can hardly bo n .istluK peace that Is not slcmed In Ber lin Itself But every one believes that i tho jtreat German menace, a feeling that tho Kaiser's war machine was composed of supermen, has been re moved. The French have found that they can beat tho Germans and this feeling will aid greatly to the success of futuro operations. Fighting was In progress all along ' tho lino today. Tho German roar J guard Is contesting every step of the , way. Tho lines have been closed up and their resistance Is reported much f stronger than at any time since the retreat began. But they are still re treating. Their northern lines of com- i '.munlcatlon arc endangered and the I J. pressure on their eastern lines through j Luxemburg and the territory south Is j vcry great. ,- An official statement says: The Germans have evacuated the region of Nancy, which for ten das resisted and splendidly re- ulsed all the German attacks. Tho attack of September 7 was 'ionally directed by the Kaiser. ihe. French took Lunevlllo on September 11. J The Germans lost 20.000 men at Nancy and 11,000 at Lunevillo. - The Invaders have abandoned ;the district before Belfort and tho "allies will occupy it. ' LBDGEB PHIl Aj) EL PHI A, MONDAY, SErTE&BERVi, 19li I, ,; TSif . ! f-I 1 - .... .... . . , . ... ... . - . . . .j . ..,, . ,. .- . . -. . ., ?4 - -- ft 1 f Imj, B H t . .,,ts&ftvv,vj, ' . v , . a-rov v. - THl BELiiIAWB BUM k j II IELGIANS BLOCK GERMANS IN MO! TO AID COMRA Two Corps of Kaiser's. Called Back After n.-ivs' Battle Ueie Retire to Antwerp. 2rs & 4 Reliable reports from the front states fe1" that the movempnts of the French ..rlght flank has puhi'd ii.nl tln uer- t man troops at uiiin nd I'ontci- fousson, and that both of these pUees have ppen occupied by the army. (Pont-ct-.Mousson lies on the -Moselle THE BOY SCOUTS OF GERMANY ARE IN MANY INSTANCES PLAYING A MAN'S PART IN THIS WAR A Belgian Boy Scout has already been decorated by King Albert for extraordinary bravery in the present war. German Crown Prince (at the left) is shown here inspecting the Berlin Scouts, who probably have their own dreams of glory, shortly before going to the front. River. 17 miles south by southwist from Metz Nomeny is on the Nellie River, 8 miles southeast of Pont-et-Mousson.) Tho French forces In tho Department of Muerthe-ot-Mosello are pushing northward from J-unevllIe and Nancy along the Moselle Valley, with tho probable Intention of getting east of the German army. If the Germans at tempt to cut their way through the French forces holding positions at Ver dun, the French from the valley of the JIomUIo will in in a position to rein foico thorn otherwise, the French couU thmw :t strong force across tho rrench i Sleusc near Ch.irleville and Jlezieres In an effort tn block the Germans from re tiring Into Luxemburg. fthe ft FRENCH HOTLY PURSUE FLEEING GERMAN ARMY effort during the mm in panic AT SERB ADVANCE TOWARD BUDAPEST KITCHENER TWICE IN FRANCE TO ADVISE ALLIES' CHIEFS Campaign Opens by Bridge Construction Over River Snv Ruccinnc 400 ODD commamW-ln-rhlef of the Trench army. JdG IXUSSianS, tUU,UUU , a i known thnt for some time thcio Strong, to Aid Servia. War Secretary Composes Differences Arising Out of Battle af Charlerol. LONDON, Sept. It. Lord Kitchener has bten at the fiont tuko within tho last fortnight llh Inter lsit, during which lie was nway Ciom the War Oftlcc for two das and a half, was to confer with Field Marhal Sir John rrench. In command of the Brltlh ex peditionary foMCs, anil Genet al JotTre. HUMOR, PATHOS, HEROISM LIGHTEN WAR'S GRIMNESS V WASIIINOTOJWPppt H ' fflclal word that the French army Is pursuing the Geimans with uniar alleled vigor as the latter retreat to northward, and that the victory ' more bril- "After an heroic formidable b ittle that laMed from i September r, tn U the armv is pursuing the enemy in a manner unparalleled NISII. Sept. It. The Servlnn armies which Inst wee-k occupied Semlin after u brilliant bajonet charge tn which 10,000 Austiians wcro killed or wounded, today began a march toward I'eterwardein in an effort to open the plain of Hungary and t.ile Buda pest. It 13 officially announced thnt a cam paign for the capture of Budapest has been opened by the construction of two bridges ncrojs the Ither Sate for the i tiunsportation of heavy artillery and the pas&uBe of th main erlan nrmy. Budapest is 330 miles from Belgrade. of the allies Is becoming llnnt, was cabled by the French De ,artieiit of War to Its Embassy here today. The dispatch read: "General Joffro tella the Government that our victory is becoming more and more complete and brilliant. "The enemy Is In full re-treat ano; is abandoning prisoners, wounded, guns and ammunition. In Its extent and intensitv i A panic Is re-port-d from Vienna on ac- ,.r loft no hftve .rnMied the . cunt ot p capture of ?emlln. w nlie v w - river Aisne below SoUSons. Valen ciennes and Amiens have been evao- the Russians art. Ing W),000 strong. triumphantly advant The unemployed are hni been conslilci.iblo difference of opln inn hntun.ii llw Hi !Hr1i iih,1 l-Vpnoli li.ml ot rf. nrlslnu nut (if flip rptrnnt rtf tlin nl- llAd rift, v fhn li'ittlrt nf Pir,rl..rnl G fr"lf niiite lid th" feeling become between thr two lender that Lord Kitchener deemed it n"c-siiiry to Intenenn personally, which he did successful!. In connection with !ord Kitchener's absence from London tlih week the of ficial Pre Huteau requested the London newspupei not to mnke an mention of this movement. In fact, the dn after lie left, the Press Bureau Issued a bulletin to th" effect that "Lord Kitch ener lilted the King at Bueklngham l'alaco toda"' This was for the purpose of preventing a leakage of news of Lord Kitchener's presence at the front, news in which Ber lin would have been grcatl lntoie'Stod. Howeer fle minutes after the bulletin was Issued the l'ress Bureau told the neuspnper coi respondents that the Item was not true, but hoped that thf news papers would not deem it necessary to wlthdinw th" bulletin, which none did It is an instance of the frank way in TOLD IN DISPATCHES PROM THE KHONT. In a village on the point of occupation by German cavalry, a French soldier, the last of his regiment theie, heaid a wo man's cries. He turned back. At that moment a Uhlan entered the village. Tho soldier hid behind a door nnd shot down the first otlicer and then one of tho soldiers. While the rest of the patrol hesitated, the soldier lushed out, seized tho ofllrer's rideiles-j horse, swung him- into the saddle nnd. hoisting the woman behind him. rode off amid a hall of bullets. Both reached tho French lines unscathed. Laddie.' It was giand. All around us weie tho dead nnd dying and ect now and then the German shells would burst and as we peppered awny at 'em we snug about 'Roaming In the Gloamln' nnd 'Tho Lass of Kllllecrankle.' " WILLS FILED AND PROBATED - $50,000 Estate of Lillian Cassady Bequeathed to Husband and Children. The will of Lillian W. Cassady, who died September 1, at 1C0' North Broad street, bequeathed an estate of J'lOmn to j;rnest K. Cabsatiy, the husband, and two children. The husband Is named executor. Other wills probated were: Margaret On the banks of the Olse, In the days of -s. Thurman, E333 Bellluld avenue, dls- the letrtat. a captain ot englneeis had i lilbutlng an ihtate of $.'3,000 In pihi to lu lu en ordered to blow up a bridge in order ' 'piests; Cecelia nvniih, who died in St to cover the Fiench retreat The bridge Agnes Hospital, $10,750: Hdw.iid Mont had been mined, but the fuse had not been I gomerv, Wltdwood. N. J., $11,500; Abr.im laid When a detachment of the enemvap- ' Me.ers, foimer United State? Mnr rcared on the other side of tho bridge the I slial, 1C12 North Marshall stieet, $5000, ol!k r ordered his men back and then ' and Susan Kilpatrlck, JS32 Aspen street, running forward fired tho mine with his i 00. r,,. ,. i,, miuitiiicr n denth which he must Letters of administration were granted have known to be certain. I ' "'e estates of Howaid W. Hans, 3jl .unii ,-ixui num. aiue(i at S'jlii): Hes- uated by the enemy "At the centre our armies are North of the river Marnc. In the Argonn" the enemy has left Brltign, but still holds l.aimont. we occupied St. Die, Baccarat, Lunoville, i. lit nil t Vin Ilri t t cli ntVt nlfi Id tnlii tlin tinu a. mradine In Vienna The mllitaiy stores ,... ,,.. .,. ,,ori,it,n,p I 1 are insutllclent, and as thero are no unl- ijihh inn miru levy oj rescrvieis aiu , Anipcp WPQCCI C TAIt'CM" Joining the troops In Galicla In civilian ! JMrHIMCOC VCOdCLd IHKCU, The drinking shops In Pctrogiad have been con tried Into free dlni.ig looms for soldleis' families. Yo jus Jay the poll o arrested a German chemist named Keller, who was employed at the Husso-Amcrl-can Itubbir Works, where mysterlpus wholebnlo poisoning had occurred. A month ago papers were written by him, showing the elsteneo of poisons that produce the same effects. "In the East Raon IEtape, Renezenville. itton wfjs'glven out as to the progre . of the camDalgn against tho allies, the a ti re ! la stated here thnt the Servians are 1 now working In co-operation with the Rus sian General Staff on plans which con template the capture of Budapest. The Servians, now m Flavonla In great force, are reported as bolng received with great enthusiasm b the natives, the largo per I centaee of whom are Slavs. It Id intend ' ed to capture Peterwardeln as soon as t possible and establish headquarters there ARM )T TO FACE ALLIES a,trr wh'ih the Da,;,,b" w"! be "?ea and an advance mode directly on Buda- f Gonerul Von Boehn's fones P1"1 ftlS the lines ot the Hungarian Blilta Knllttinn have already reached Belgium and are i ... .,, ',. ... . I Meanwhile the Montenegrin-Servian in the lcinity of Ronotx. ) army whlch bilh beon commissioned uith (This indicates that the new German tho capture of Sarojvo, the capital of nrmy will be used to strengthen the I Bosnia, Is within thirty miles of that city. German risht ln8 and to prevent the , The AW" srrison u reported In a panic ana u is noi uuuevea nn siuuuorn refiistante will be encountered. The latest call to the Austrian colors GERMANS RUSH FRESH 5RLIX, by way of Amsur 1 .w Sept. ' Fart 14. new German army has been sent ranee. ,, tla Jmportii.it news was oWcially tnaunced "-re today. No Informa- SEEK U. S. CONSUL'S AID I A wounded Russian olhcer relates how 'the soldiers of his reglr-Kiit bravely r, s ' eued .i wounded comtade. gmis nut and ' bringing him back with his liorso 'lth- Merchantmen, Ignorant of War, Sail out drawing the enem's fir" Tho Rus- Into Tslntr-Tno Harbor ' hla" commander later dlscovced the ios- J-sing xao iiaiDor. , cued soW(er tQ ,)e ft oumj woap, wno PLIvIN. China, Sept U. nlld joined the Russian volunteeis W. R Peek, the American coiimiI at I ' Tslng-Tao, was requested today by the corporal and two privates of the Japanese legation here, to use his good mack Watch, all wounded, who had Just Fie C. Potter, :j."i V St TlllnPlinelon (treot, ?.VXi0: Susan Ponoliue, Noirlstown, l'a., $J7M; Margaret M. Clemo, 2211 Madl ton piiuare, W3J0, Hugh Ferry, -JUT Union street, $0,300. Personal effects of the estate of Victor c B. Mpans have been nipraiscil at $;i,7St.S9: James I: Kendall, Jli.iij 21, and Alnum Marquis, $uT0S.M GEOKGE M. SMITH POTTSV1LLK, Pa.. Sept. li.-Ocnigo f. Smith, S3 jours old, uled at Ills home hole today of general debllit. lie was a piomlnent business man and 1'ottsvlllo's llrst Chief of Police. LONDON, Sopt 14. A dispatch from Antwerp contains tha following official communication Issued by the Belgian Government. t "After four days of hard fighting', our troops, which left fortlllcd positions at' Antwerp to attack the German forces htf tho Brussels-Louvaln-Mnllncs triangle, havo returned within tho outer ring 0f tho Antwerp fortifications. "Tho sortie, which at first sccnied to ho mciely a skirmish operation agiirfst covering troops left by tho enemy in ' front of Antwerp, developed Into im he-.' Hon on nn extensive scale. Tho enemy's position was very strong, owing to tho nature ot tho ground and tho earthworks thrown up during the last fortnight. "Tho necessity for holding this pasl-' tion at ull costs obliged tho encrny to call for all available forces. Thus the third German armv corps, which had left Nlnove for Neib'brneckcl, roturuod hastily, und tho ninth corps, which was laroaiiy marching southward on the Oucienardf. Iluyen road, was likewise recalled. "Moioover I.mdwelir and LahclsUijm detclunents stationed to tho south of Brussels, as well as 15,000 marines who arrived at Brusrels, some days took prr In the lighting. 'The icsult attalneil Is of great Im pel tan' c from Hie. point of view of tho allies' .staff, since, li .consequence of our Inttrvorulon, two Gl'rman army corps have been unable to go to the assistance of tho Get many armies which nio letreat Ing In France "In view of this concentiatlon of all thy German forces available In this vicinity our nrmy found Itself, at the srnl of th" fourth day, In tho presence of superior numbers, whereupon It returned to Ant werp, "Our army continues to be an Instant menace to the Germans nnd will oblblge them to rotnin here Important forces which evidently arc needed urgently In France. "The losses of both sides during the four dajs of fighting have been hca'S, testifying to tho stubbornness of tho conlllct. The tiro of the Germans was very poor, however, ont' the wounds sus tained by our mon, generally speaking, of a slight character." Outnumbered inoro than two to one, the Belgians fought ro desperately that they not only held the enemy here, but they forced the recall of the two divi sions that had been sent Eouth from Ghent. The Belgian attack was delivered s.t tho German lines of communication. It was directed by King Albert In person,, and so swift was the raid that the Bd-J! in; a trail of German dead In -heir war, AIIQTRAI IftMR Tfl SEIZE A GERMAN PACIFIC ISLAtj Capture of Wije4Tr:ftotiVe ifc i1 Knjser's Warsblpb. . MIlLBOFRNn, Sept. 14. - rolloniij tlf.V capture of Herbertshoehc, capita! New Pomeranla, Australian naval 'uvW are irportcd to have sailed to seize I German possessions In tho Solomon 1 lanus u was warncu umuy inni lourct the Australian forces wcro killed at II bortshoehi. The German losses were so uuicd ani prlsoncis. B the destruction or tho wireless a Hon at Ruboul the Australians have ' the German cruisers In tho Pacific "- all communication with any German tion ..! M '(! p? t Si5.as:'w-: 5w;s-k.jv.su5 TURKEY CENSORS PRE? War Minister Prohibits At Against Triple Entente. PMtIS, Sfipt Repoits received from I'etrograd a that liavelers anivinr from Turkeyl L'nvi-r Pasha, the Trklsh War Allniin, has forbidden news-apet attacks ngah anv of the ountrW I" the Triple B tente, especially Rissla. I olhces In behalf of the two Japanese trading ships whii h sailed Into the-Tslng-Tao harbor without their captains knowing war had been declared, and wheh were at once captured. Tho Japanese have stationed a patrol at Plng-Tu, Sluing-Tung, according to German reports lines of communication being cut ) There Is some anxiety here over the hare official announcement stating only thatAkinother army had been die- patched. It la understood that this army u Binder command of General Von Boehn, Kind that It contains either tl rce or Pfniir- armv corns flIO.000 or 160.100 men). I cntilii nit hut a nil an ntiA'U lf 2,000f000 MEN FOUGHT IN BATTLE OF MARNE lach of official announcements us to tho I ' ,b'?usJ,l.t ,ut Undsinrm of 1SS3 . . I hi.d ll Tho l.andstuim of ii'j, XVJ3 und i progress oj tne campaign againit me ja will be sent to the front soon. Franeo.Brltih armies, the last state- nf'n,u ftre belnK HfR to J,he 'rnt ranMlv that many are not fullv outfitted. merj-i iroiu tne uenerei stair merely stating that the Germans had fallen hack to strong position where the BORDEAUX, Sept. . According to imputations made at the War OWee, lore than 2,000,000 men took part In ae fighting that culminated at thl tattle of the Marne and tho hasty rs .treat of the German fones. These. Layers made up of 43 army corps (l.TIU,. 0 men) of infantry, cavalry and ur. utner corps inciuuuig tne ci.. fgineeH. aviators and special service "fdlvlslons. (A previous reports stated that 21 Jerrrian army corpa (840,000 men) are fntiVance, the French figures indicate ti&i, tha allied forces outnumber the lirmans now by 3:0.660.) SlHelals of the War Office declare TaflEthe battle of tbo Marne was tk "Wteswin History as regard the num. 'ot men eHaga. ui iiaiwisy- taxy v the French army and the English troops Thomm he attributes the vie. tory to the remarkable strategy of Oeneral Joffre, lie gives great credit to iho British troops, saying that the ac ceptance by Field Jlarshal Sir John French of Oeneral Joffre's plans and the valor of the Britons determined tha result. Seme are still In civilian clothing. There U a growing scarcity of food and riots have been started In somo ouartcrs of Vienna by women. Thoy havo been qulcljly suppressed, however. PUItAZZO, Albania, Sept. it. The wholo of Albania Is now doml nated by the insurgents who aro bung assisted In their administration by the Turks. PARIS, Sept. H. A dispatch from Trieste to the Echo I de Parts declares that Italian troops are now being aisemtiarHeit In valuna and other cities In Albania PATRIOTISM IN DUTCH PURSES Six Hollanders Will Pay $1,000,000 a Day for Army Mobilization, LONDON', Sept. U -A dispatch to a news agency from The Hague says that Minister of War Millerand dwlared Qjeen Wllhelmlna has accepted the of. today that the rout of the Germans probably would terminate in 'a com plete disaster, which would result In a great part of their forces being cut off in the Argonne forest and south of Verdun, 'It appears that the enemy Is seek. Ing a homaward route through Me- aieres." he said. "It Is hardly prob- able that the Germans will be able to point of resistance fer of six of the mut wetilh men In Holland to give outright vine tenth of their fortunes to pay the expenses of the mobilization of the Dutch army, which Is estimated at ll.COO.OO) a day. The donors stipulated their names te not made public. 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