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THE WEATHER
T-ada-y?Unsettled; probably
focal rains. Tomorrow, probably fair;
not much change in temperature.
Highest temperature yesterday, 79;
lowest, .44
NO. 4,369.
WASHINGTON. D. C. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12. 1938.
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HUNS GETTING OUT OF LAON;
AUSTRIA, TURKEY MAY, QUIT
LIBERTY DAY
IS RELIED ON
TO GET QUOTA
_?_
President Wilson Himself
Has Issued Appeal
to Buy.
DISTRICT MUST HIT TOP
McAdoo Says It Is Public
Duty of Every man to
Aid Drive.
Liberty Day must take Wash
ington over the top in the Fourth
Liberty Loan drive.
Though the city has only a week
in which to subscribe half its
quota, that half must be sub
scribed. The Capital of the United
States must not be the one city
in the country to fail in its duty
to the nation and the world.
The President himself has put
the case squarely before the peo
ple of the city of Washington. The
city must respond for the honor
of Washington.
Numerates Handicape?
The Influenza epidemic, over-confi
dence and certain Insidious German
propaganda have oil worked to keep
the Capital City from fulfilling IU
obligation to the world and liberty,
but > ?>th the government officials and
the local loan committee are con
vine?! that Washington will answer
the call of the President and subscribe
"until lt hurta"
At 11 o'clock last night the District
loan committee estimated that only
?iMt.OOO of the District's quota of
,.-7,600,000 had been raised. With all
government deportments closed and
all banks open today local loan man
agers were hopeful of pushing the
campaign ahead.
JTearlj Vm tm ?lion.
According to official reports receiv
ed last night by the Treasury De
partment only t2.36S.S7!>.?OO of the ?
??, 000.000 asked by Secretary McAdoo
had been subscribed. This was an
increase of only **"**4.*\O0O,0OO over yes
terday's total.
Public meeti:.?a and parades ar
ranged for Liberty Day have been
called off nearly everywhere because
of the influenza epidemic. President
Wilson will participate ln the cele
bration at New York, and Secretary
McAdoo at Chicago.
Commenting on the day's showing,
the Treasury review last nicht said:
"In the face of high official pleas
for united support of the loan and
emphatic declarations that peace talk
! should not cau-ie a slackening of sub
scribing, this result and the outlook
? for the success of the loan is dis
tinctly disappointing."
Motara to Alat.
Hampered by the ban on public
meetings in the District due to in*
tluenza, the local loan committee will
canvass tbe city ln automobiles to
day. More than twenty-live machines
manned with speakers, and buglers
from the navy yard and Marine
barracks will tour the city, appealing
to the people of Washington to rally
in spite of the gloomy outlook.
At noon, laborers working on the
?*vernment dormitories at the I'nion
Station and at Fourteenth and Ohio
avenue will be given the opportunity
to subscribe. A meeting also will be
held at the Army Medical School.
In view of conditions here this
method of automobile and street
campaigning is the only kind possible.
' It places the citizens of the National
Capital, upon which all eyes are
are turned, -in a peculiar position.
' its up to the personal loyalty of each
Washingtouian.
Outside Districts Report.
New York and Chicago reported
! gains of tSS.000,000 and S52.OO0.OO0
j respectively. The St. Louis district
advanced only 18.000.000 ln 24 hours.
Spanish lnfluensa Is hampering the
i progress of the loan particularly ln
. Mississippi and Arkansas.
The campaign In the Kansas City
, district was progressing nicely, a
gain of fit.000.000 being reported
j yeeterday. Subscriptions by Statea
?were: Colorado, $11,19$,950; Kaan
' ?as, $2i.S37,350; Missouri, $6.056.250;
?Nebraska, *1?,??9.250; New Mexico,
$749,770: Oklahoma, $11,65,700. and
I Wyoming, $2.590.400.
Philadelphia reported a gain of
$17.000.000 and totals for the district
are now divided: Philadelphia propasr.
$82,049.900; Eaatern Pennsylvania, out
I side of Philadelphia. $51.886,800; South
ern New Jersey, $12.219.960. and Dela
ware. $4,560.960. Subscriptions ln the
New York district were divided* New
York State, $452.593.260; New Jersey,
$C:,5?i,950, and Connecticut. $7,652,200.
? In tbe Chicago district. Cook county
had $78.424.000; Illinois, outside of Cook
county, $?,196,00?; Northern Indiana,
W,ISO,000; Iowa. $66,657,000; Michigan.
$56,8ff7,00O. and Wisconsin. $39,360,Wa<.
British Museum Is
Reopened to Public
London?After being closed to the
public for more than three years, the
British Museum was partially re
opened. Practically all the sculptural
objects are protected vy sandbags.
BOND SALES SHOW GAM.
N?yw York Still Lag? in Its Cam
paign, However.
New York, Oct 11.?Total liberty
loan subscription? officially reported
to the Second Reiserve District were
?sa51S.7tW.*srt?. a ?rain for the day of ???,
672,?*&0. The amount subscribed equals
28.E per cent of the dlatrlct's quota
Th? percentage of the quota ?ub
?scribed ln th? eorr?..rM>n?7a*li??; pawiod of
th? Third Liberty Loan *ra? 47.7 per
cent.
MASKS URGED
FOR EVERY ONE
New Step Suggested by
Authorities to Curb
Influenza.
Waahlngtonians ar? advised by the
Public Health Servie? to wear masks
to protect themselves and other?
against the Influenza germ.
With th? number of new cases and
death? increasing every day the au
thorities are making a determined ef
fort to protect tho?e who have not as
yet contracted the disease and to save
those who are ?uttering from It? ef
fect?.
The mask suggested by the service
will be so arranged that It can be
readily ?lipped over the mouth and
nose when entering a crowded ?treet
car or going Into a crowd of any de
scription*. They may be either made
at home or secured from any of the
four relief station? established by the
health service throughout the city.
Dr. ?. ?. Mustard. Public Health
Qfllcer. stated last night that the serv
ice 1? preparing cards to placard the
city, asking the people of the District
to adopt the mask.
Wearing tkr Teak.
Seventy-four deaths?, resulting from
the diseja.se, wer? reported at th?
Health Department between the
hours of 9 o'clock Thursday evening
and * o'clock last nicht, tbe greatest
number of fatalities ln any twenty?
four-hour period since the epidemic
tlrst caught the city In Its hold.
! With the number of deaths incra?*?
?ant ?very day, th? number of new
case? reported also show? no tendency
! to slacken. Teaterday 1,598 new
cases were reported st th? local
health office.
The health officials do not believe
climax, the indications at present
being that the epidemic will continue
to rage In the city for at least six
or seven weeks more,
or ?even weeks' more.
Refusal on the part of certain
landlords in the city to lire their
furnaces at the request of the
authorities resulted yesterday in sji
order Lseued by th? commi.*??loners
requiring them to do so at once.
"few Ordinance Tema.
The ordinance, drawn up by Cor
poration Couns? . Conrad M. Syme,
after a eonf- .ic? with Dr. Foavler.
district '. .... officer reads as fol
lows I
"no account of tb? seriou? menace
to the public health existing at thia
time from the epidemic of Spanish
influenaa and the opinion of the
health officer of the Diitrlct of Co
lumbia that unheated dwelling? and
apartment house? contribute to the
spread of this disease and are detri
mental to the publia health ?nd
I safety.
"Now, therefore, by virtue of the
power? Invested in them by Joint
resolution of Congres?, adopted Feb
| ruary 26. 1892, the Commissioner? of
I the District of Columbia do hereby
make and promulgai.? a special
! health ordinance, as follow?:
Heat Res-ulatlo??.
"That the owner, manager, superin
tendent or other person in control of
every apartment house, lodging house,
hotel or rooming house, or other place
' In the District of Columbia used as a
dwelling, who as principal or agent
, is under obligation to ?upply the In
? mates thereof with heat, is hereby
I required to heat ?uch building to a
] temperature of not less than 70 de
gree? Fahrenheit and maintain it at
?such temperature while this ordinance
remains in force, provided that a
fluctuation of temperature of not
more than 5 degrees from 70 degrees
Fahrenheit and continuing for not
more than one hour, shall not be con
sidered a violation of this order.
"For each and every day any per
son liable hereunder ?hall fall to com
ply with the provision? of thi? ordi
nance he shall be liabe to a fine not
to exceed forty dalars (1-10)."
At a special board session called at
noon yesterday the commissioners
unanimously adopted the ordinance.
Persons knowing of landlords violat
ing the order are requested to report
them immediately to the local police.
rroaeras-tlon? Promised.
The authorities hav? promised
that prosecutions for violations of
the regulation will be pushed to the
limit of the law. The order must
be obeyed, if the health authorities
are to gain control of the epidemic
Staggered lunch hours will in all
probability be adopted ln the gov
ernment departments within a few
days. Several of the officea have al
ready made arrangements wheeby
the employees eat their lunches at
different hours, and this has proven
successful.
The plan If adopted in al] of the
departments would materially as
sist ln lessening the dnnger from
crowded lunch room?. The health
officers believe that the crowd? dur
ing the lunch hour in the restaur
ant? and lunch room? throughout
the city are aiding the contagion,
but are powerless to control the sit
uation.
Mr. Mustard announced last night
?TONTIRI ?r> ON PAGE TXO.
346 AMERICANS
GOING ACROSS
LOST WITH SHIP
Otranto Hurled on Scotch
Rocks After Collision
in Stormy Sea.
HIT STEAMER KASHMIR
Destroyer Rescues All It
Can Hold But .Second
Trip Is in Vain.
London. Oct. 11.?upward of 400
Amerloan troops and?* members of the
crew are missing after a collision be
tween the 12,000-ton British steamer ?
Otranto and another British vessel'
off Islay Island. More than l.ooo wen
aboard the Otranto, Including 700
American eoMlere and a crew of
nearly 900.
(Note?Islay Is one of the Islands of
the Inner Hebrides, on the southwest
coast of Scotland, near North Chan
nel, which separates Scotland and
Ireland.)
A hundred bodies have already been
washed ashore.
The Otranto collided In a stormy
sea with the steamship Kashmir. The
collision was due to a failure of the
Otranto's steering gear, lt is reported.
Daaatraayer Picks G? Ssrvlvora.
Aa the Otranto was being driven
toward the roc'ty coast of the island.
British destroyers hastened to the
? rescue and did heroic work. Most
of the soldiers jumped overboard and
! the flrst destroyer picked up all she
could possibly hold, being compelled
to steam away when overloaded. Thia
: ilestroyer raced to shore with be
i tween 300 and 350 survivors.
I Twenty soldiers who had jumped
overboard were teen to be hurled by
i the sea against the island's rocks.
| They were later rescued while cling?
1 ing to wreckage and were taken ta>
j H-lfast ?
| The Otranto waa hurled a-jaJnst
j th? reefs before lt was possible for
, the destroyer which had arrived flrat
: on the scene to give further aid.
! The Otranto waa a vessel of 12,124
1 tons gross, built ln 1909 and owned by
J the Oriental Steamship Company.
She hailed from Belfast.
The Kashmir Is a vessel of S.S41
time, built ln 1915 and owned by the
' ivninsular and Oriental steamship
Navigation Company. She hailed
j from Greepnock.
SINKING OF LEINSTER
LIKE LUSITANIA CRIME
? Worst U-Boat Outrage Since Liner
Was Torpedoed, Press Declares.
London. Oct 11?The British press
describes the torpedoing of the Irish
mail boat Leinster in the St. Oeorges
Channel as the worst submarine
crime since the sinking of the Lusl
tania. Three torpedoes were flred,
two taking effect. The lntest esti
mate of the loss of Ufe Is (50.
Twenty-one were killed outright.
London, Oct. 11?"As far as I can
see. the Germans were brutes when
they began the war, and brutea they
remain," said Foreign Secretary
Balfour, ln a speech before a group
of visiting Amerloan editors late to
day.
"The German?," he continued, "are
changing their constitution, but
what they need is a change of heart.
An example of their brutality Is the
latest atrocity, the sinking of the
Leinster (an Irish mall boat, tor
pedoed in the St Georgea Channel,
with the loss of 650 lives). That
ia an aet of pure barbarism and de
liberate frightfulness.
"I am unable to believe that the
countless atrocities would have been
continued for four years unless they
'commend themselves to the German
population."*
Sugar Sale Allowance Cut.
New York, Oct. It?Only a half
month's sugar supply will be sold by
retailers after October 15 Instead of a
month's supply of two pounds per per
son. Orders to that effect were given
today by the Federal Food Adminis
tration. The monthly allowance is not
changed.
GREA T RE TRE A ? SPREADS ??? ??
UNDER FOCH'S UNCEASIPJG BLOWS;
ALLIES OF GERMANY FACE CRISIS
AmtfercJam Hears Vassal
States Accept Peace With
out Qualifications.
AUSTRIA FACES ROUT
Turkish Situation As Se
rious As in Dual
Monarchy.
HUN MONARCHS GATHERING
Should Remaining Allies Collapse
Germany Expected to Submit
to Inevitable.
Amsterdam, Oct. 11? Austria-Hun
gary bj\A Turkey have officially in
fornavi (rtrmany that they "accept
President WUnon'? terme," according
to report? here tonight.
This, at th? present hour, I* the
latest development in the race
between surrender and the -greatest
military disaster in history.
Since both Austria and Turkey had
previously agreed, like Germany, to
"accept" President Wilson's fourteen
principles "as a basis tor peace nego
tiations/' their latest declaration,
saying flat footed ly that they "acept"
them without any qualifying ?after
thought means the virtual surrender
of Germany's alUea?provided, of
course, that tha brief bulletin an
nouncing the news ia substantiated.
As far aa Austria-Hungary 1? con
cerned, the unequivocal acceptance of
President Wilson's terms. If authen
tic, means that she t* ready to
evacuate the large are* of occupied
Italian territory relinquishing what
ever is left of her military hold on
parts of Poland, Ruavla. and the
Ukraine,
Ki?? tn? ft Hrhii.l'.
As far gg Austria-Hungary's
?armed forces In the Balkans are
cuncei ned, they are in the same
position as Germany's armies ln
Northern France and Belgium. For
them it is not a question of "evac
uating:," but of retreating fast
enough before the Serbo-ltalian ad
vance to escape g debacle.
Turkey'a troops that had occupie-d
the oil city of Baku were la-st reported
being withdrawn post haste for "pur
poses of home de'"*nse."
The note from her remaining: two
allie*, which is tantamount to the
declaration: "We quit, no matter
what you do!" comes as direct con
firmation of what was said yester
day, namely, that Austria and Tur
key, smarting; under the American
President's silence toward them
pending; clearness from Germany,
would exert powerful pressure at
Berlin for submission to Mr. Wil
son's demands.
On the other hand, the Austro
Turkish move is expected to facili
tate in no small degree such a
submission by Germany, since It
provides no food for the excuse, al
ready voiced io a large section of
the German press, "we die of our
allies."
Berlla War Cornaci!.
Speeding to Berlin today were the
heads of all the federal states of the
German empire in answer to a sum
mons from the Kaiser for a crown
council, such as haa not taken place
since the historic proclamation of Wil
helm I, as German Emperor, in 1871.
Not the slightest inkling has trickled
through the iron-bound German
frontier so far as to what decision the
Kaiser and his subkings and grand
dukes and dukes are heading for. One
story which still persists is that the
Emperor himself opposes the evacua
tion of all occupied territories, demand
ed by President Wilson. This is not
credited ln well-informed quarters for
the main reason that having said "a"
by offering peace last Saturday on
Wilson's terms as a "basis" the Kaiser
is prepared to say "b."
More credence Is given the report
that Ludendorff and Tflnflnitilin have'
1 threatened to resign tn case this de- ?
mand is accepted. !
1,900,000 ARE
NOW OVERSEAS
Gen. March Says Vigorous
Military Program
Continues.
The whole German army, disorgan
ized and shaken from wings to cen
ter, with graphic details of the en
emy's disasters, waa the subject of
Gen. March's review yesterday of
the operations on the Western front.
Gen. March announced that more
than 1,900.000 men of th? American
Expeditionary Force were now ln
France and that the flrat courier
with the names of 16.000 alight cas
ualties had arrived In Washington.
The names are to be given out later. :
In hla description of the fighting I
on the Western front aad Ita pur
pose Gen. March, who has recently I
been in conference with President
Wilson, made it particularly plain
that the program is to utilise all ,
resources of men and money to com
plete the flotta victory. Gen March I
said:
Review of Operado??.
"The new drive on the Cambrai
St Quentin sector has made rapid
progress. On th? flrst day the Brit
ish and American fore??? advanced an
average distance of three mile? and
reachasd pawn,one on the open ground
well be>orad the Hlndenburg Une. On
Wednesday the drive continued and
broadened until It occupied a wldts
of thlrty-flve milea from th? Escaut
to the Olser and at Its deepest point
toward L? Cateau. gained six mile?
Th? Iprench, extending their sector
northward, carried the south third ol
the ad vane?. On Thursday the Brit
ish entered Le Cateau. having carried
tbe point of the drive fourteen miles
In three days?more than they gained
In any three consecutive day? since
they tlrst started their drive east of
Amienta in August The enemy's re
sistance temporarily at least was
badly shaken and disorganized. At
Le Cateau the British are only four
teen miles from Aulnoye. Thia town
Is a very Important strategical point
It is the junction of the main railroad
which ! bave spoken about before
running from Balenciennea through to
Meta and the other great northern
artery called the Liege-Maubeuge
railway. These two roads join at this
point An advance of about nine
miles ln this direction will put that
junction under gunfire, and it is k
point of vital Importance.
"On Tuesday and Wednesday th?
FVench and American forcea attacked
east of the Meuse, and advanced one
and one-half milea on a front of four
miles, clearing the right flank of the
main American advance. Here, as at
Le Cateau, an advance of ten milea
would sever the Metx-Valenclennes
railroad. The largest bombing expe
dition of the war, as reported in ft*?
terday morning's papers, took pi\*e
Wednesday In this sector when thirty
two tons of bombs were dropped on
the cantonments near Damvlllers."
Doaal la Tlireateaeal.
Gen. March also pointed out that
the Britiah advancing along the Es
caut ln the north are only twelve
miles from Valenciennes, thus threat
ening the communications of Douai.
In the attacks east of the Meuse
on Tuesday and Wednesday the Brit
ish went forward one and a half
miles, "clearing the right flank of
the American advance." This move
threatens the Metz-Valenciennes Rail
road, lt was in this sector, he said,
that the heaviest bombing expedition
of the war took place on Wednesday,
when thirty-two tons of bombs were
dropped on tbe German cantonments
at Damvillers.
In tho "American sector,*? "between
the Argonne and the Meuse, there
has been stiff fighting which wiped
out the pocket south of the Grand
Pre gap.
All of these operations Gen. March
summarized as being actions to keep
the " *nemy's r.'duced forces contin
ual'y ln action."
On t.ie remote battle fronts. Gen.
March announced, the British have
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Pershing's Men Are \ ital Force
in Allies' Smashing Up of
\X estem Line.
ARGONNE FOREST ALL CLEAR
British Push East from Le Cateau; French
Approach Guise and Control North
Bank of the Suippe.
Loi.don, Oct. II.?Laon, the great strategic rait base ami youthen?
hinge of what remain? of the Hindenburg line, it being evacuated
by the Germans.
News that Ludendorff has at last begun the withdrawal fron
the Laon pocket, which he staved off until the last moment, cam?
late today at the end of another day replete with triumphs for tht
allied-American arms.
Clear!*-? N-irttrra Friar?. <
The clearing of Northern Franc? of
th? invader? under th? terrific pres
sure of Foeh's armi**? is in full prog
resa The retreat la spreading north
ward, though tbe enemy la expearted
to cling to Lille, his northern pivot
aa long a? tbe utmost risk allows It
Pershlng's army, aa much aa any
of the forces pressing tbe foe aloni,"
th? Western battle line, helped bring
It about Tonight tbe last German
le ont of the A rgonne forest and all
lh? way from the east of Rheims to
th? Meuse and beyond that river,
north of Verdun acro?? the Lorraine
height? to the Moselle, tbence down to
Alsace-, A>nertcan troop**, bold tbe
whip hand. Th. r smashing attacks
west of tbe Meuse of the lsst ten
days, coupled with the German fear
of what may momentarily happen on
the Metz and Alsace fronts, kept what
remains of the flower of tbe German
army pinned doarn there to parry tbe
threat of an Invasion of the empire
Breach la Urne tZWerrlTt.
That enabled the British and Amer
icans and French in the north to reap
the full fruits of their break through.
Haig's Anglo-American for-ea aie
plunging eastward through the Cam
trai-St QuenUn gap The Fr-etich. on
their right are driving toward Guise,
twenty-two milea no."h of Laon, to
cut off one of the main lit.es of Ger
man retreat This city Is comparable
to what Kere-en-Taroenois was in the
second Marne battle, and to Roye ln
the allies* Picardy dti.e that wiped
out the Montd'.*Ver p.x-ketj.
While Anglo-American troops today
pushed eastward from Le Cateau and |
widened the breach, capturing Pt_
Hilaire-les-Cambrai, A.eames and St.
Auteter. Gen. Debeny's French army
ctossed the Oise at several points in
iU. southeastward driv? toward Guise.
Mo,e Forward la Saxatk.
At the same time Mangln. Gouraud
fand Pershing. thatr triumvirate of gen
?raU entrusted with the task of crush- I
ing the southern German flank, pushed
ahead materially. The French north
of Rheims put themselves in complete
control of both banks of the Suippe
River, eliminating that stream as a
German hope for a stand, and cap
tured Bertricourt
Pue south of Laon. against the ap-*x
of the pocket Italian contingents are
fiphtlng with the French and are dis
tinguishing themselves by their valor.
Courteeon and Troyon have been cap
tured in that sector, and this ".?"ranco
Italian advance was the immoliate
signaf to Ludendorff'? beginning cf
the evacuation of Laon.
Fremeh Take (.raaad Pre.
London. Oct. 11?Grand Pre, the im
portant railway town at the bend of
the Aire River. 25 miles northwest of
Verdun, has been entered by the,
French, according to latest news from
the southern battle front American
troops, who clesred the Argonne for
est are approaching the outskirts of
the city from the east Berlin offi
cially admits a withdrawal of the Ger
man front on a 17-mile line, "to the
rear'" of Grand Pre.
The Germans are relinquishing their
hold on the northern part of the
Chemin dea Dames and ?re beh? ? A
to have bet; un the evacuation of tt
Gobain.
In the last two days the Americans
have tsken nearly D.oo? prisoners In
their steady advance between the Ar
gonne and the Meuse.
The Germans counter attacked vain
ly last night and thia morninn ln the
! Aire Valley.
I Berlin (via Tendoni. Oct. 11.-Today's
I1 official statement says:
**We withdrew according to plan un
disturbed by the enemy oetween St.
Etienne and the Aisne, to the rear of
Grand Pre.
"On the ta.t bank of the Metis- ? aln
American attacks het.ve.n Slvi .-sur
Meuse and Hammont Wood were
beaten off."
Captive Hun Commander
Won't Carry Toothbrush.
With the American First Army. Oct.
11 ?The commander of tbe Kriemhilde
line sector, which was breached by us
is among our prisoners. He la a lieu
tenant colonel Our troops found him
in a dugout from which he refused to
emerge on acccunt of our artillery.
New German etoi m troops had been
rent to Tre ?anfore, him. but ha ?WaasV
know of lha-ir arrival. VV? sxranasraax
th. storm troop? ?nd summonsed hin
u> "com. sUong."
H. inaisted that an orderly accom
pany him and carry hi? l>ae e-oatasla*
In? a toothbrush. He Indignantly re
fused to carry the toothbrush ka hh
pocket.
Advancing Patroli Lnltr
OuUkirt* o? St Aub?a*t
With the Amrr-.jmn. oa th? BraVa?*??
Front. Oa>t 11?American and Bflt?
ISh troop? continu? to ad??-a*?ar?. ?Mr
tually along the entire front
Ariator? report Britl.h patrol?
hare entered tbe outskirts of 8t
Aubert (t mile? northeaat of ?Cam
brai). German resistane? bar. bai
increased, the hostil? artillery nn*
mach?n? runner* reacting ?tub
born!??
The Area in Can-.bral are tubali
In?.
Serbs Capture 3.000
In Swift Advancie.
London, Oct. 11.?The Strblana,
ln their advance on N'ish. hav?
laar.in 3.000 prisvon-r? ?.id a Bum?
h??r of heavy guns They have p?j.he*a
ten miles beyond L*ssko?aUe and ar?
making ?swift prcgr*e*ae.
$500 NEW YORK ???
FOR CARELESS COUGH
Year in Prison Other Penalty foi
Failure to U?ie Handkerchief.
New Yo*-k. Oct. 11_?Snecxera an?
coup her* who fati to u??? fcandlcer
chiefa when the ?explosions oc;w ic
K-uhlic are to he subject to ??5-60 fine 01
a y ?ear in priwa. Dr. -Royal S. Cope
land. hi-alth ?commtMioner. ? ill m*9
the board o? h?**alth to ador: a law te
that efT*ct. It will ?ponforrn to ?imi I-it
action taken yeMerday by tht* Sta.?
board of health to apply to tha Stai?
ou te i de of Now York City.
Order? were Issued today that chil
d-en under Kg be barred from ir svine
I icture ?hows, th*atore and othei
I larei? of public ?entei tainnient.
Today'?? death? from the ?lltaasi
mere 1S3 mn against IH yosterday
Records of new i-neumon?a *.****. an*?
?death? also riwwaal a aharj- a ?Iva n ce
There were M new canes a<id ?H
(Oath.? a? a^nnbt 3fl6 case? and lai
deaths ye*tt :
GERMAN U-BOAT SUNK
PREs;nsT in ne? >ork
BY BRAZILIAN VESSEL
Submarine Torn in Two WYiern
Shots Explode on Sisde.
?p Atlantic Port. Oct 11?A ?i. r
Li in submarine wa? ?unk only m ta?
mile*? from the Atlantic coa? yeastasr*
day by a sl? ?? from a HraatUUn
eteraiiior. Ih-? .**e*cond exploding a? M
etrur-k the l'-b.?at. It tore the under
sea craft pra.-tically ln two, and ?sent]
a a-ryser of water high ln the air.
The ?ul'?nniine was about a mil??
fllstint when sighted. The ?transar?
run wa? tnime**r?l?te?ly traine?d upon It.
?The flrat ?hot hit the water and rte
ochcted over ? he enemy, but the ame
??? wer?nt trur to it? mark
Wilson May Marcii in Uberty Loan
Paratfc Totlay.
New Tork. Oct 11.?Pr-raideiit Wat
son arrived here lata thl? afternoon,
accomp?nied by Mrs Wilson, Mia*
War-gar?? Wilson. Secretary Tumult]
and Rear Admiral Ga?*y T. Gray???
The Preaident-? party waa met at ths
station by Col. and Mra. E tt. Hou.*,
who droTe President ?uid Mra. Witoo.
to the Waldorf-JtaatorlaL The Presawl??*??
is expected to b. at the MetropollUsi
Opera House Liberty Pay c?l?br?t to?
tomorrow night Whether has mm
march ln the Liberty Day parad. ??7?
not? be determined until tonrsorrsyai
! CoL Houae aaid.
Forget Sjaankh Influenza and German Peace Talk and Buy Liberty Bona

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