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THE DAY BOOK!
' 'An A(!lm Niwcpaper, Daily Except Sunday
VDL.VNO.299 . v Chicago, Friday, Sept 17, 1915-
DOWN THE ALLIES
Wqn'tjSubscribe'to British LoanHas Rebuffed FrencK
;Vi and Russian Agents-Calls'War'Awful'and
. -- ' Recites -Doggerel.'"
(CopyrigHt, 1915? by. United Press.)
Cleveland, O., Sept 17. John'D.
Rockefeller,;,. Sn, has positively de-
' termined that he will take no parttin
m lending tmoney' to carry on the, con
flict in Europe Inan interview ob-
tained with the.wcrld'sriehest man
bythe TJpited 'JPress it -was learned
"that-theoU kingas been offered on
lnorunities tp enrich himself, further
-byiending.money'to the warring-na-'tions'and'that'he
fused. ".''. " "
"Are you expecting a call from the
.commissipn of- European banker?
. now hvNew York to negotiate a.bfl-.Mon-dblalrwaiilOan
i"Hor"'he replied emphatically. "I
certainly am jjot expecting a visiti
from tlie, commission, nor ,dp .1 ex-
p'6ct them to ask me for the war loan
They know I would .not consider it
Then,-' after a -pause -
""Both England- and Russia have
asked me for loans. They were re
Again Rockefeller was meditatively
sllenta moment, then he exclaimed
"This war is awful f Don't you think
During v the interview, which was
granted at" the on king's 'Forest HiD
Les'tate.kRockefeller did not mention
Rockefeller was asked.
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