Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1943 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, Urbana, IL
Newspaper Page Text
Bridge Co., said- that 'American
Bridge Co. took in all big bridge
builders of U. S.
. Yes, and after the American
Bridge Co. took in all the big
bridge companies J. Pierp. Mor
gan and Company opened their
arms and took in the American
; Bridge Company.
Washington. Senator Mar
tine, N.N ., in urging 8-hour law
for all workers on government
contracts, said protective tariff
was making millionaires, paupers
and anarchists. Henry Cabot
Lodge tried to change the 8-hour
clause to 9 hours, but the other
senators were afraid of the "peo
ple back home" and left it 8 hours.
UNITED STATES LEAGUE
IS TOTTERING ' ,
Cleveland, O., May 23. The
hew United States league is on
the rocks. The first signs of dis
integration were shown yester
day, when at a league meeting
here, the Ideal club surrendered
its franchise, declaring it was not
satisfied with conditions in other
New York and Washington
are losing money. Fans will not
patronize the new organization.
Already several Washington
games have been transferred to
Richmond, and the series with
Pittsburg scheduled in the Na
tional Capital will be played in
the Smoky City. New York and
Washington may be dropped and
Buffalo and St. Louis Substituted.
Another city will have to be se
lected in which to place a team
o take the place of Cleveland.
Shyer Work They're hypo
crites, I tell yer.
Willie Wander How's dat?
Shyer Work T hey had
"Welcome" on the doormat an'
a bulldog in the hall.
y rc j-c yv wh ptaiw w
, Bobby (asking "his 100th ques
tion) Where does the sea run to,
Aunty (tired) Nowhere. It's-tide.
ff-tfifff jtiipftr f