Large Delegation from Dis
trict Will Attend Annual
The Spanish War Veterana ??
Washington will be represented at
the annual convention of the na
tional order, which begins today at
More than ?00 delegates ?nd visi
tors left yesterday for the conven
tion. It Is expected that about 1,000
of the District veterans will be at
the meeting during the week. By
an executive order of the President
Washington veteran? employed by
the government have been given a
hoiday to attend the event.
Coraroander-ln-Chlef Busch Is ne
gotiating with the Secretary of the
Vmvy. and It Is probable that the
Mann? Band will head the blr pa
rade of the order tomorrow after
noon. The Washington delegation
* Is headed by C. J. ? Weber, depart
District Voting Delegation.
The voting strength of the District
delegation la aa follow?: Commander.
Charlea J P. Weber; senior vice com
mander. Robert ? Wood; Junior vie?
commander. Harry B. Coulter
Past commanders - In - chief ? John
Lewis Smith. D. V. Chlsholm.
Past department commander??Fred
i. Hodgson. J. Walter Mitchell. ? E.
Rausch. Samuel O. Mawson. Jere A.
Costello, Henry C. Wilson, J. Q. A.
Braden. Lee H. Harris. James E.
Department delegates ? George B.
Parker. W. I Mattocks. Chris. Hinte
naeh. Alfred E. Simond. Alternates
?William B. Ohm. O. Leyburn Shorey.
John Mahoney, 8. Bernard Buscher.
Miles Camp delegates?Richard H.
Sweeney. Edward T. Davis. Frank
W. Parrlsh. Jesse F. Sprinkle. Alter
nates?Adolph Graef. Oneslne Ledoux.
Harden Camp delegates ? James J.
Murphy. Chris. J. McCarthy. Michael
Quirk. William C. Johns. Alternates
?John Perkins. John Gerken. Daniel
Foley. Frank Johnson.
Pettit Camp delecate*?Jam?? C.
O'Brien. Alternate?Louie E. Felton.
Lawton Camp delegate?R. L. Lamb.
Astor Camp delegates ? Richard F.
W. Anderson. John Hullstrom. Alter
nates?William H. Oakman. Francis
Dewey Camp delegate ? Andrew J.
Klmmel. Alternate?Joseph W. Har
The camp officer? who will attend
tre: Richard H. Sweeney, com
mander of Nelson A. Miles Camp, No.
I; William J. Sammond. commander
of Richard J. Harden Camp, No. 3;
Jeremiah A. Hunt, commander of CoL
Jame* J. Pettit Camp, No. 3; Alfred
E Simond. commander of John Jacob
Astor Camp, N'n. K: George R. Parker,
commander of Ge-irge Dewey Camp.
No 7. Frank C. Baughman. com
mander of M. Emmett 1'rell Camp.
Observe Labor Day.
Colored res:dent3 of Washington ob
served Labor Day with a patriotic
mass meeting and parade given under
the auspicc.i of the White Cross free
employment bureau of America. Na
tonal Evangelistic Ministers* Alliance
and the Queen Rally Committee.
The Rev. Simon P. W. Drew, pastor
>l the Cosmopolitan Baptist Church,
lelrvered the Labor Day oration at
the chinch before hundreds of persons
yesterday afternoon following the pa
rade. Dr. Drew lauded President Wil
son and declared that he "would un
doubtedly rank aa one of the leader?
-if the world."
Following the meeting a resolution
was adopted urging every colored
minister to volunteer his services for
chaplalnahlp In the army and to aid
'n solving the great labor and servant
Some two thousand million forms
lave been printed and distributed by
the English Ministry of Food since
?he department waa ?et up eighteen
month? ago. The production of the
new ration books Involved the hand
ling of ?XV'.OOO ?earns of paper, apart
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bait trtrw I? ?ai ??? to
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NEWCOMERS and others
m the city who are
?bout to forni banking con
nections ?hoord be guided
by th? (act that more than
37.000 depositors indorse the
service and security we offer.
Deposits are invited in any
amount?the ?jhic Rate of In
terest is paid on both large
and ?mall account?.
National Savings &
Capital end ?iirplu?. S'J.OOO.OOO.
?or. 15th and ?. Y. Ate.
S it ^? fe
^J^al" F.yts HJ^y
The wlrie man dues no t-tong In
tnargtug hi? habits with the times,
?how yaur wisdom by changing
rot-r g asses when? eer necessary,
a graduate optometrist of IS years
levdtM his entire time to the ?ye?
QUALiH OPTICAL CO.
43$ m ?. w. '
IMAGINE A HUN HOLDING UP
BUT- have sou figured
\F "THE BOCHES GOT
HOLD OF OWE TWE^'D
MAKE A LOT LIKE
Co Ft* IT SO TH*V L
COULDKT* ~ l'0 ^
Washingtonians Ordered to
Make Room for War
Rooms must be made available for
war workers who are arriving daily
in Washington In great numbers. It
has been estimated that at least 5.000
rooms will be needed to house the
slerks, typists and stenographers who
arrive in early fall. Nearly 500 war
?worlcers are arriving dally and it la
important that they be housed.
There are thousands of homes In
Washington where at ?cast one war
worker could he accommodated with
out discommoding the family. It is un
derstood. Everyone who haa a spare
bedroom will be considered unpatri
otic who refuses to allow it to be
utilized in the service of the govern- |
The request of the government for
rooms for ?ts workers Includes all
clssses. The pretentious homes are
not exempt and neither are the hum
May Commandeer Room?.
The government must house these
workers, and while no threat haa !
been made to commandeer rooms.
It Is entirely, within the range of ?
possibility tha?t such a situation may I
arise. Unless a sufficient number of
rooms can be found H is regarded as '
probable that the government will
i send agenta around to ascertain the ?
?number of spare rooms. They would
| thereupon fix a price and summarily
I place within It an occupant.
Houses W'hich have been held va- I
' cant so they could be more reidily ?
sold, were recently commandeered ?
hy the government. The govern
ment has the same power in regard
Chance Given to Volunteer.
Complete data as to vacant bed- j
rooms In Washington t' at may be !
placed at the disposal of the ROvern- j
ment for its workers, should be ?
communicated to the Room Regis
tration Office, at 1321 New York
This appeal for the performance
of a patriotic duty is made to every I
occupant of a dwelling in the Pis-!
trlct of Columbia and it Is expected ,
th*1 appeal will be answered fully!
and promptly. This message should
not be set aside with the Idea that It ?
is intended for "th?* other fellow."!
Tt Is intended for all houses of all
A Problem for the Landlord.
The August Woman's Home CTom
panion prints this interesting letter:
"Dear Editor: We are living In half
of a double house, with our landlord
in the other half. When we came in
1 here two years ago our little girl was
just a baby, and the only reason we
were accepted then- was because the
owners knew my husband's people.
Now our little one Is three and a half
years old. and this spring we have
been given notice to move.
"This mnn owns another don Nie
? house besides the one we live in and
? has a four-suite apartment In process
I of construction on the rear of his lots.
I He turned down all applicants for the
; apartment who had children or pets.
"The suburb we live in (s noted for
I Its many young married folks and
E its numbers of babies and children.
lit certainly is a bad place to have j
| renting properties and discriminate
against little ones.
"We have since been looking for
?another place to rent and find there
[are many landlords of this type."
GET NEW KIDNEYS!
The kidneys are the most over
worked organs of the human body,
and when they fail in their work of
filtering; ont and throwing of the
poisons developed In the system,
things begin to happen.
One of the first warnings Is pain
or stiffening in the lower part of
the bark; highly colored urine; loss
of appetite; Indigestion. Irritation
or even stone in the bladder. These
Mymptoms Indicate a condition that
mav lead to that dreaded and fatal
malady. Bright's disease, for which
thera Is said to be no cure.
You can almost certainly And Im
mediate relief In GOI*D MEDAL.
Haarlem Oil Capsules. For more than
200 years thla famous preparation
has been an unfailing remedy for all
kidney, bladder and urinary trou
bles. Get it at any drug store, And
If It dues not give you almost im
mediate relief, your money will be
refunded. F?* Mtra snd g^t the |
GOl.n MEDAL bjj?nd. Nr?ne other?
genuine. In boffs. three siles.?
WOUNDED IN FRANCE
Father of Washingtonian Learns
Son It Recovering.
Benjamin L. Uns worth, of Washing
ton, formerly a member of Company
B. of the District National Guard,
who went to France with the famous
Rainbow Division last December after
service on the Mexican border, has
been wounded in action, according to
a letter just received from him by his
father. Thomas H. I*nsworth.
At last accounts the young man
was In a base hospital, having been
shot through the right leg In the third
day's fighting around Chateau
Thierry. The wound Is not eerlows,
and he is anxious to get another
chance at the Huns. It was the first
information that his father had re
ceived about his being wounded.
BOYS OUT WEST
? LAW PASSAGE
Ten of Them, Aged 18 to
19, Write of Their Ar
dor to Rep. Kahn.
Ripresotene Julius Kahn received
from Ran Francisco yesterday a letter
that made his henrt glad. It crime
from ten boya in his home city, all of
them 18 years old or thereabouts, and
they wrote to thank him for his great
fight In Congress to include the boya
of IS and 19 In th? draft.
The letter was written before the bill
had flnaly passed, but the boys wrote
to urge him to do everything possible
to help them get Into the fight.
The hoys who sent the letter are all
employed at the New Mlsalon Theater
In San Francisco and their namca are:
Milton fierran, Thomas E. Curran. Jr.,
Melvln J. Eckstein. Henry Warnecke,
Joseph Impostate. C. Cronin, P. Code,
jr., Raymond Eckhardt. Joseph Me?
Gulre and neuben P. Mayon. They
signed themselves ?'California Patri
ots." and this is the letter they wrote:
"I and my friends have read of your
noble fight to pass the 18-to-t? draft.
Keep up the work; we are behind
you. Julius: keep It up.
"We are boys of the varying ages
of 18 and 19. and we want to have
a chance to swat the Kaiser. An
other reason why we want the 15 to
4fi to pass?in years to come our chil
dren will ask us If we helped lick
the Kaiser. What would our answer
be? "We don't want to say 'No.' but
"Turn that bill. Mr. Kahn. Our
fighting blood la up and we must
fight, so give us a chance. Fight,
fl?ht and fight till It passes."
Mr. Kahn replied to the letter,
praising the boys for the spirit they
displayed In their eagerness to serve
PROFITS IN SWISS CHEESE.
The report of th? Co-Operatlve
Swiss Cheese Exporters for the busi
ness year of 1917. found In a copy of
the Berner Tagwacht Of June 14, Jttat
received here, shows that the tales
that the Swiss were planning to In
crease the else of the holes in their
famous product In order to make
their business mor? profitable have a
Vast profits, made at a time when
the vast majority of the Swiss peo
ple is undergoing great hardships
because of war conditions, cause the
Berne paper te quote sarcastically
from a pamphlet issued by the Co
operative last year In which it was
asserted that the association had
been organized especially for the pro
motion of economic interests of the
Swiss people and the benefit of the
public?From the $Cew York Times.
The average Oklahoma Indian Is
more Interested in oil royalties than
In current events. Recently a locally
well-known Indian came Into Ardmore
to cash his quarterly check, and on
being; approached for a Red Croa*
"What for. Red Cross?"
Red Cross work was briefly explain
ed, and the Indaln came back with
another querry. "What war?"
"Why, -the war with the Germans."
was the answer. "Didn't you know
America Is at war with the Germane?"
"No." replied the Indian. "How
The situation was explained at
length, and after studying over the
matter, the Indian said:
"Too bad ! Know urn yesterday,
could help heap. Two Germans by
my place hauling well-rig. Could kill
'em easy."?Everybody's Magazine.
King George has a good voice. Of
all th? speakers <it the recent opening
of Australia House In Iyindon the
king waa most distinctly heard.
MAY BE FREED
Lou Hall Still Maintains In
nocence of Eva Roy
One more effort will he made to
obtain a confession from 1au Hall,
the woodcutter, held for the murder
of little Eva Roy. If the attempt to
break down his story falls. It Is be
lieved that the man will be released
from Fairfax Jail.
| This Is the decision understood to
; have been reached recently by offl
? dale In charge of the Investigation of
I the murder. Belief that Hall is inno
cent of the crime Is becoming general
i In Fairfax County, especially In the
| vicinity of the scene of the murder.
j YA'Jien the man was first arrested.
I practically the entire community was
I convinced of his guilt, but since the
?case against him seems to have failed
to fasten the crime on hi? definitely.
, the opinion of the accused man's
: former neighbors has undergone a
Several attempts to obtain a con
; fession from Hall have failed entirely.
?Shortly after his arrest he was con
fronted with ? strip of gingham sup
, posed to have been found in his
house, and matching exactly the spron
.string found tied around the girl's
r neck. Hall declared that he had
never seen the soiled bit of linen
?before, and It was eventually proved
?that the "evidence** had been planted
?against the man by persons Interested
In convicting him of the crime.
1 mnir-iip 1 Mil?.
A few days ago detectives inves
tigating the ease attempted to
scare him into confessing by plant
ing a ghost in the cell adjoining hi.?.
The sheetsd figure called on Lou
Hall to confess and save himself
?from the spirit's vegeance.
The dramatically statred attempt
I was a total failure. Hall refused
to declare himself a murderer even
I to please the ghost.
The authorities of Fairfax county
I have scoured thecounty and part
I of the State In their effort to locate
; the murderer, but In vain.
NOW ON 25% BASIS
One Pound Only Must Be Bought
with Four of Wheat.
No longer do housewives have to
purchase an equal amount of substi
tutes when they buy wheat flour.
According to the new wheat flour
regulations drawn up by Herbert
Hoover, It Is required that only one
pound of cereal substitutes be pur
chased with four pounds of wheat
flour. It Is possible for the housewife
to buy "Victory mixed flour" which
already contains the substitutes and
thus avoid the necessity of purchasing
Announcement-of the new regula
tions was sent to local merchants yes
terday by Clarence R. Wilson, local
ENTERTAIN MEN IN UNIFORM.
An entertainment for men in uni
form will be given at the Minor Nor
mal School tomorrow night by the
woman'a organization of the Camp
Community Service. The entertain
ment will be particularly for the
men at Howard University.
ROUTE SEPT. 5
"Woodrow Wilson" Airway
Will Be Laid Out in
The "Woodrow Wilson" airway will
be laid out In the clouds next Thurs
day when two postoffice airplanes
make their maiden trip from New
York to Chicago end return.
Both planes will carry mail, and
their pilots expect to hit an average
clip of eighty miles an hour, which
will make the Journey a ten-hour af
fair, and reduce by half the time of
the fastest train between the two
eitle? The return trip from Chicago
will be made on Saturday, leaving
there at C a. m and arriving in New
York at 5 p. m.
The flight will be mad? in a Curtis
and a Standard plane, piloted by Ed
ward V. Gardner and Max Miller, re
spectively. The machines will start
from Belmont Park. New York, a. 6
o'clock In the morning and are sched
uled to arrive at Lock Haven, Pa.
at ?30 a- m.: Cleveland, at noon;
Bryan, O., at 1:10 p. m., and Chicago.
at 4 o'clock In the afternoon. This
means a distance of 745 miles, as fol
New Tork to Cleveland. 418 miles.
Cleveland to Chlcaso. 32! miles.
In and out landing fields, 6 mile?.
Strong Winds May Interfere
The ?n-mlle an hour apeed will be
maintained unless strong head winds
are encountered, which may reduce
the speed to seventy mile? an hour.
In this event, the machines will arrive
In Chicago at 6 o'clock In the after
The schedule Include? a delay of
thirty minutes each at Ix>ck Haven.
Cleveland and Bryan for gas and oil.
The purpose of the trip, according to
the rostofflee Department'? announce
ment yesterday. Is to chart the course
for distinguishing landmarks and safe
landing places^ as this information
will be necessary for the ultimate es
tablishment of a regular daily 9-hour
aerial mall service between New York
Arrive Darlas; Exposition.
An added feature of the Initial vor
ace will be the fact that the two
planes will arrive at the lake front
in Chicago during the propress of
that city's war exposltlcn.
The air mall service, as at present
constituted, is from Washington to
New York via Baltimore and Phila
delphia. The department Intends.
In the future, through schedule
arrangements at New York, to
make It possible for a letter from
Washington to Chicago to be sent In
the air in less time than it now takes
LABOR DAY JOURNEY
TO CAPITAL FATAL
Window Breaker Hawkins Goes
Back to Lorton.
The old saying that crim?nala al
ways rome hack m th? place where
they committed their crimes still
Detective Sergt. Richard H. Beck
ley, from headquarters, pot on a
Seventh street car ystcrday evening
to go home to his supper. When the
rar not to Ij street. Beckley, who has
a ?rood memory for faces, saw an old
timor. Kugene Hawkins, a noted win
dow ama5her. get on the car.
Hawkins took "French !- ave" from
taorton on December 6 last, where he
had been sent for five yean on sev
eral chargea of housenrraklng. He
had been In Atlantic City and had
come on to Washington for a ?????
Day visit to his old cronies.
"Hello, Hawkins." said Reckley.
walking up and taking a seal beside
?l-.iv may.' shouted Hawkins. "Te
yo a ? host or is yo a detcckatuff?"
Hawkins almost keelpd over. H*
thought he was perfectly safe in tak
ing a little flier to Washington. He
pleaded and pleaded with the detective
to let him go. but just the saine he
went to No. 8 precinct, and i? now on
his way back to Lofton. His capture
means that one of the most daring
window smashers in the business is
safe again at the reformatory at T?or
ton. He Is hut 19 years old.
REAR ADMIRAL WILSON
IS GIVEN PROMOTION
Youngest U. S. Officer of Grade
Now Becomes Vice Admiral.
Promotion of Rear Admir.il Henry
B. Wilson to the rank of vice admi
ral has just been announced by the
Navy Department. He has been In
active command of the United States
naval forces In French waters, and
now will relieve Vic? Admiral De
Witt Coffman, In command of. a di
vision of the Atlantic Fleet, who has
been assigned to the command of
the Fifth naval district, with sta
tion at Norfolk. Va.
The new vice admiral Is a native
uf Pennsylvania, and entered the
Naval Academy at the age of lfi. A
few years ago he was stationed at
the Navy Depi -tment In charge of
the enlisted personnel division.
When promoted from captain to
the grade of rear admiral about a
year ago. he was the youngest offi
cer In that grade, being only B"
years old now.
Philander C. Knox, Sr.,
Philander C. Knoz, Jr., son of the
Secretary of State during Taft? ad
ministration, and Mrs. Josephine Knox
sr* receiving eongratulations on the
hirth of a son. Philander C. III. Both
mother and son are doing nicely
HERE IS ONE THING THAT .
IS ABSOLUTELY IMPOSSIBLE
Rheumatism Hai Never Been
Cored by Liniments or Lotions,
and Never Will Be.
You never knew of Rheumatism
I that most painful source of suffer
1 Ing?being cured by liniments, lo
tions or other external applications.
And you will never see anything
but temporary rehef afforded by
! such makeshifts.
But why be satisfied with tempo
rary relief from the pangs of pain
| which are sure to return with In
creased severity, when there is per
I manent relief within your reach?
Science has proven that Rheuma
Itism Is a disordered condition of
? the, blood. How then, can sstls
factory results be expected from
any treatment that gota not reate
the blood, the seat of the trouble,
and rid the system of the cause
of the disease? S. S. S. is one blood
remedy that has for more then fifty
years been giving rallef to even
the most aggravated and atubborn
cases of Rheumatism. It cleanses
and purifies the blood by routing
out all traces of disease. The ex
perience of othera who have taken
S. S. 8. will convince you that It
will promptly reach your ease. You
can obtain this valuable remedy at
any drug store. |
A valuable book on Rheumatism |
and its treatment, together with
expert medical advice about your
own Individual caae, will be sent
absolutely free. Write today to
Medical Department, 8wift Sp'-clflc
Co.. 431 Swift Laboratory, Atlanta.
WILSON PLANS '
ON LOAN DRIYE
President Will Start Trip at
End of Month in Aid
of Liberty. ,
Arrangements are belog made for
Trealdent Wilson's trip on behalf
of the Fourth Liberty Loan, which
which will be hla longest "swing
around the circle" alnce the United
Stale? ente rei the war.
Preaent plana provide for the
President to leave Washington on
September SO for a three weeks'
tour that is expected to carry him
from the Atlantic to the Pacific and
from the Gulf to the northern
boundary of the country. The exact
Itinerary has not yet been an
He will open the next liberty
loan with a written appeal ">n the
day the drive beglna, and will fol
| low up this appeal with speechea.
The latter. It Is said, ?rill not only
deal with the reeesslty for a prompt
subs ription to the loan, but will
present, once moie, the war aima of
1 the United Btetes. The President Is
1 also expected to dispose finally of
I any peace overtures by Germany by
reiterating; that the country will be
satisfied wl*h nothing- less than ?
?d?cisive military victory
The President It Is known, haa
? b?en anxious to go before the people
for some time Their response. In
I both men and money alnce the
j nation entered the war. haa been of
the frrealeit gratification to him.
and he wishes to express the ap
pr?ciation he feela by personal con
Licensed Warehouses for Cotton
That licenaed warehouses for cot
ton ?re attracting lncreaaed atten
tion ia Indicated by more than 100
Inquiries recently received by the
Bureau of Markets. To secure li
censee, warehouses must comply
with certain requlrementa as to con
struction and operation which are
Intended to put the business of w?re
I housing on a firm basia. Uniform
j receipts are a feature of the llcene
' itig and these enlarge the field for
| discounting cotton paper. Another
; feature la the reduction of insurance
rates which may result under Fed
eral license. Ratea now vary from
1 25 cents to ?2 60 on 1100 worth of
! cotton in storage. Reasonable stor
age rates, made possible through
' economies on insurance and man
agement wovrld. it is aald, encourage
! growers to atore cotton and so de
! crease the amount of "country dam
; age" csused by keeping cotton on
1 the farm without adequate protec
Fairs Teach Conservation.
I County home demonstration agents
I are making It possible for many com
I munity fairs to serve aa real conser
vation schools for the women who et
? lend them. In eome cases special
buildings have been provided for
? women's work, which not only house
? the exhibits prepared by the women
? in the community, but afford placea
! where modern household equipment
, r nd labor savers are shown and
where demonstrations are given. At
many of thoae local fairs the agent
| arranged for demonstrations In csn
I ning and drying, m making bread.
cheese, butter and aoap, in dressmak
ing, in laundrying and In fuel saving.
By TI1EOUOSIA G ARRISO*.
Women who do not love are free?
All day their thoughts go carelessly;
I know they do not fear at all
When the nights come and the
Rut thoae who love?th'ir thoughts
All day the well-beloved face.
And they are fearful and grow chill
At the snow's fall and the nlght'a
: And they would fire their hearts to
Like a bright light at the road'a
And flay their souls to keep htm
In the cold night art the white
?Purely I may be eia i that I
Softly e night of storms may lie.
! For I have watched a woman's face
A black night at a window's space.
I Surely I should be haprier,
? Vor envy?envy?envy her:
Rut I have heard the word she spoke
In her man's arms a? the dawn
?Everybody s Magazine.
IftafkcTs, S at toni
Serges and Jerseys?
m*ny pleasing styles;
Satini and Meteors for
misses and women. For
the office women, sim
ple, practical -models
and many styles for
semi - dress occasions.
Any at $25.00.
lOtb at 1
Woman? Changed Statu?
The effect of busin?es tra.p.ne la
felt strongly in the home today. The
wife, mother, club-woman, volunteer
war relief worker end society woman
are all working on more svi temette
and efficient line. The woman In the
borne no longer spenda hours talking
over the telephone with her neighbor
about "Liar?- s dreadful wash day,
the baker's underdone bread" and all
the countless other home trivialities
that do not improve with telephoning
reiteration. Today the homekeeper
may be heard telephoning intelligently
about her club work, war relief ac
tivities, condition of her husbands
It Is surprising how many women In
days gone by knew nothing of their
husband's business. The family bud
Ret usad to be handled solely by the
man of the house?, but now ?omen
with a knowledge of bookkeeping and
accountancy pride themselves on
setting up budgets that make for j
economic Improvement. The woman
of wealth has e large estate under
her and many people who look to ber
for direction and counsel. The -?nan
with training manage? wisely and
leares no room for the clever lawyer
to make away with her posses?lone.
Business training has had s pro
nounced effect on all type? of wonwn
kind. Business women are undenia
bly more efficient than untrained
women, and the full r?alisation of this
was never more keenly felt than In
this day, when every hit of man and
woman power is called into service
Marie 9. Hayes In Humanitarian.
The Spirit of Democracy.
In this war. as in all other wars
in American history, labor has gone,
and by hundreds of thousands Is go
ing, and 10 long as there Is n**d will
go to the front-line trenches to meet
the hall of German ihot and shell.
Tens of thousands of the members
of the United Mine Workers of Amer
ica are now under the colors. Scarce
ly a home but that has sent Its loved
one away, and many a workincmsn's
home will mourn Its deed befo-*? this
war is over. Labor will hear th?
add tept of loyalty and love to Amer
ican ideals and Institution?, now In
mortal clash with the imperious will
of the German war lord.
Nor does this supreme thing for
which men will give up everything,
this acid test of a man's loe? of
country, stir only In th? breasts of
the ? orkingman. 3? every wi
life, in the mansion of the w<
as well as In the lowly
of the poor, this spirit 1?
today. ? henee th
The sons of th? rich Up in th*
the army tent and stAfVld of be -
trenche* and fight on th#(he eons of
Ue side by side with/
the poor. Th* y go "over
and mingle In the chai aw
and their blood la blending
soil of France Together
bearing the hardships and
the joys and sorrows that
know and sold.era share ?
that lies In the past mat'en
the task that confronta the
spirit of democracy will work if,
en among the bo>s over >ond
who shall deity that si hea
Diet ends and America's you
come home to work out the
of peace, a better humantt;
dawn??Secretary of Laabor WJ|
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papers and magasines is
feature of an armchair
with a reclining bark and
Justa ble foot rest shown
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paper holder la set In the fn
the foot rest. JUFt back of the
loned portion, and when tba
pu-hed under the seat. ti.e
is entirely hidden from viewg?
MMIWHEHK ni raa*caLl
Leave me alone here, proudly J
Ta mothers of brave eoo* e*d
Ha who once prayed: **If It be *
Let this cup paaa" will a-M'-a*,
Tout boy with iron nere? and
Ma re h.-d gaity by and d reama
Mine had blanched cheek atn
mouth and close-gripped hai
And prayed that somehow ha ,
save bla aoul.
I do r
*??? price of tbeae gaf soldie
I hug a pcoud*r krc*l*-.ga
Tha mother of the bo> whi
Ha waa a tender <-v,<id. with
They do ,bl*>d pain ard ma
He hat M c-tielty and thing? a
And ir all htsrh ?'' v*
adad. ?ara what ?there
** nm rive
Th?? one supretneat aacrin
A ti na; your brara boy could n
He cave his all becansa ?i
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The Rigg* National Bank
Of WASHINGTON, D. C.
THE PER^0NAL ELEMENT IN BANKING
<I \ charactetf*st*c ?* tms Dank *s "Satisfactory and Ex
peditious Serfice" t0 its customers.
q j ^5 serfvice the "Personal Element" feature?that
atmosphere Io* fondly, personal interest?is dominant,
as we feel ^nat tne bank ana< its patrons are mutual
ly helpful ?n<^ co-operati0" is advantageous to all con
<I The officer?5 ?* tn*s institution are easily accessible,
and will be p/eased to personally meet you and explain
anv bankir/* feature, or give you the benefit of their
knowledge on business matters.
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