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General Carranza on the progress of
his cause in the West.
A WISE PUP
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H. E. Lubbinga, 4841 Forrestvllle
"av., druggist, dead. Heart disease.v
400,000 JOBLESS THROUGH THE"
BRITISH BLOCKADE ORDER
Washington, April 7. More than
400,000 men in 28 states will be
thrown out of work in from 30 to 60
days unless the government per
suades England to permit America to
import German dyestuffs, according
to delegation which appealed through
Secy Tumulty to President Wilson
today for relief."
Tarrytown, N. Y. Creditors of the
tiny village of Hillsdale attached the
portable police station, empty safe
and chairs and tables in town hall,
putting the town out of business.
Netcong, N. J. After being pulled
into the Muscconetcong river three
times by a 22-pound codfish, William
Shay, 12, and fish were landed by per
sons attracted by his cries for help.
New York. Mrs. Edwin Bevensee
suing her husband's parents for alien
ation of his affection, declared he
"went home to mother"-because she
couldn't make pancakes and huckle
berry pies like his mother's.
Boston. Jesse Poferoy, the famous
lifer, enjoyed his first chew of gum
since he entered solitary confinement
38 years ago. The gum was present
ed by Rev. Michael Murphy, Catholic
chaplain at the prison.
Alexandria, Ind. While 3-year-old
daughter of R. A. Duke was playing
along Dipe Creek, a gust of wind
caught her and whisked her into the
water. She was drowned.
Little Miss Wayup Oh, mamma,
there's the church you took me to
Mrs. Mayup Difl I? When, dear?
Little Miss Wayup About three
papas ago. Puck.
The allies were foolish to think
they could take Constantinople in a
hurry. They might have known the
sultan's wives could not get ready to
move that suddenly.
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