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K-JswP5 Labor in his statement yesterday that his heart is all with the garment Btrikers of Chicago and he wants them to win, came speeches today bp C. G. Amnion and B. Bevin, fraternal delegates from the British, Trades Union congress to the A. P. or L. , "We are with you," said Ammon in Hod Carriers' hall. "There isn't a trades unionist in England or Ger many or America but wants to see you win. Your battle is the same as that of the working class the world over. Your victory or defeat is our victory or defeat." After a hah! hour conference with Pres. Sidney Hillmaa of the Amal gamated Clothing Workers at Hotel Morrison yesterday, Gompers talked with newspaper men. "I suppose this Chicago garment strike doesn't interest you," said one reporter. "Why doesn't it? For what rea son should I not be vitally interested. I'm always interested in people who are making a fight for better condi tions. I could not take any other attitude than to say my heart is with them and I hope they win. "If one-half the reports of polica brutality are true it is manifest a terrible state of affairs exists," said Gompers. "It's a disgrace to Chi cago, a crying disgrace." "These strikers are labor people. They are wage earners. Their cause is the general cause. They fight for what we fight for. They are entitled to be treated by the police as human beings." o o SOCIETY WOMAN BROUGHT INTO 00MB PLOT INQUIRY New York, Dec. 8. A New York society woman, whose identity was shielded by federal authorities, was brought into the government's in vestigation of the activities of Franz Von Rintelen, German agent, today. Federal authorities in charge of the grand jury bomb, arson and strike plot investigations today declared the state department had received from the British government copies of the woman's letters to Von Rintelen de nouncing this government for its at titude in the German-American situ ation. The woman, it was said, is wealthy, owning a home in New York and another at Newport, The British government, federal authorities said, seized the letters from Von Rintelen when he was ar rested on the liner Noordam as a spy. o o MONTENEGRO, RUINED, WOULD ASK SEPARATE PEACE Berlin, via Wireless to Sayville. King Nicholas of Montenegro sug gested to entente embassadors that Montenegro be allowed to conclude separate peace because she is exhausted. London. Newspaper Echo de Beige, published in Holland since the German occupation of Belgium, re ported explosion wrecked Cogneles fort at Namur, killing 80 German soldiers. Salonika, After heavy bombard ment of British line, Bulgars in Strumnitz a section attacked fiercely, but were repulsed. Athens. Two Greek officers are in conference with Anglo-French offi cials at Salonika regarding military facilities required by expeditionary forces. Paris.- That England, against the wishes of her allies, favors with drawal of expeditionary forces from theBalkans, strongly hinted following today's session of allies' war council. Sofia, via Amsterdam. "Our vic torious troops continuing pursuit of French on both banks of Vardar," said official statement Athens. Anglo-French heavy ar tillery has been inflicting heavy losses on Bulgarians in Strumnitz section in two days of heavy fighting. No cessation in battle for 48 hours. Amsterdam. Two German aero planes, maneuvering over Ellerbruck Monday night, collided at height of several hundred feet and dropped to earth, four occupants being killed.