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This Space Contributed by The Watertown News Publishing Company /or flowery rhetoric , /or facial expressions, for beau iphors—the time for high-sounding words is passed. = t s v i e a r S n r )f and ■g e n ts and s, their ambitions for careers and worldly success to help make the civilized world safe for liberty, for justice to all; to protect our homes from the fate that devastated women and children from the horrible fate that over whelmed the helpless womenandchildren of Belgium, Servia, Poland, of all lands that have been crushed under the cruel, iron heel of German domination. * * * * ALL these things our boys are giving to protect us. d~\ You and I are not asked to give anything. We are asked only to lend our money to buy our own boys food and clothing and guns with which to fight, f rorn^h!; U horril'd ea t hkf asphyxkdoif f t cTbu own boys entrenching tools to dig shelters from the murderous German shells And Liberty Bonds will buy our boys all these things. * * * * AND buy a Liberty Bond today, and when buy some American lad over in France a warm meal and clothes to protect him from the elements, and it will put a gun in his hand and ammunition with which to fight off the gray horde that burned and sacked the little homes of Belgium, that ravished the women and massacred the children of that unhappy country; that same gray horde of Huns that will repeat every one of these outrages over here if we don’t win this war.” ★ ★ ★ ★ IF ANY one of the boys over there came to you and said: “I need food to eat, and I need clothes to protect me from the cold and the rain. lam fight ing your fight for you, but I can’t fight it empty handed. I must have a gun, and I must have am munition for that gun. And if I should be wounded, I must have medical attention. lam fighting your battle for you. Will you help me?” And your warm-hearted, red-blooded answer would be “You just bet I will help youl How can I do it!” The answer is Liberty Bonds. This call for the Third Liberty Loan is the personal appeal of not only one American boy, but the appeal of over a million of them. There is only one answer to this appeal— Liberty Bonds! ★ * ★ ★ TF YOU do not want our boys to give their lives in A vain, you will buy Liberty Bonds. You will buy all of them that you can. Your dollars can help the boys over there more than anything else. Let them have these dollars NOW!