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I FRENCH VIC
IN VER.D
Along with Other Allied Troops
They Are Pushing Germans
Very Hard.
i
( V ABBOCIATBO PAKAB)
PARIS. July 1.?11.63 p. in.?The
French have retaken the Thlaumont
work, according to the olflclal stalement
Issued by Ihe war ofllce tonight.
The text of the communication follows:
"North and south of the Somme,
after artillery preparation ami nconnaisanccs
carried out In the preceding
days, llin Franco-British
troops launched this morning an offensive
on a front of ubout forty kilometers
(twenty-flvo miles).
Attnrli Kntlre Front.
"In the morning and during the
course of the afternoon along Ihe en
tire front attacked, the Allied troops
gained possession of the llcrmaii first
line positions.
"North of the Homme the French
troops established themselves in the
approaches to the village of Hardecourt
and In the outskirts of Ihe village
of Curlu, where the battle continues.
i
Villages Fall.
"South of Homme the villages of
Domplcrre. Hecqulncourl, I3ussu and
Fay have fallen Into our hands.
"The number of unbounded German
prisoners captured by the
French troops alone during the
course of the day surpassed 11,600.
Violent Bombardment.
"On the left hank of the Meuse
there was a violent horn hard mont In
dhe whole region of hill ,101 and l.e
hlort Homme.
"On the right bank, about in
o'clock in the morning our Infantry
moved forward to the assault of the
Thiaumont work, of which we are in
possession of again.
"The afternoon wns marked by a
recrudescence of the bombardment
In that region as well as in the sectors
of Fumin and Chenols.
Tire ~
(Continued from page 1. first sec.)
told of tlie movement of various unnamed
national guard hoops to the
border and plans and regulations under
which regular officers would be
assigned to aid in the training of
state troops and of other matters connected
with the mobilization of 100,000
men to reinforce General funston's
lines.
In Congress the Senate military
committee prepnred to Increase by
probably more than $100,000,000 the
army appropriation bill as it passed
the House. The committee how has
approved an Increase totaling $75,000,000.
It Is expected the $18 2.000,000
measure passed by the House
"will reach a total of more than $300,.
000,000 when reported to the Senate.
Some Items Added.
Among items added today, were
$13,000,000 for the army aviation
service, Includiug provisions for
equipping twelve national guard aviation
squadrons; $1,04 5,100 for the
. signal corps, $12,200,000 for national
guard field artillery and ammunition;
... _ $4,586,000 for machine guns; $1,.
000,000 for armored motor cars and
" ' $5 ,000,000 for ordnance stores.
"We expect these figures will stagger
some members of Congress,"said
Senator Chamberlain, chairman of
the committee, "hut we are going to
put the responsibility for adequate
military preparedness squarely upon
Congress. The national guard, as
. has been demonstrated in the last
few days, needs equipment. We are
going to show Congress in these figures
what must be appropriated to
put it in proper shape."
Paces Another Angle.
In the House, the appropriation
committee faced another angle of the
Mexican trouble.
Secretary Lansing called for an additional
1300,000 to get Americans
out of Mexico.
"The conditions are such at the
^-present time," the secretary said in a
;. memorandum dated June 28. which
accompanied the estimate, "that in
j; my opinion it is highly desirable that
! every American citizen should leave
; Mexico at the earliest practicable
? moment. The appropriation made
heretofore by Congress for assisting
i Americans in th nt of Mexican
!; trouble Is exhale; and urge that
; the amount aboi tloned be cx:
pedltcd as much i dble."
Emergency .unites.
;; From Secretary link. there came
" an estimate of ft,643. - to meet
emergencies on tin- bot h r. The
- ".money is needed to buy equipment for
-_?the national guard ranging from machine
gunB to engineer inn oents.
A Item of S450,000 is for the purchase
of 250 machine guns \-hich
Jwere designed for use on European
-battle fields but have been diverted
'to American uses. A supply of
luminating grenades also is desired,
tfor use In night fighting,
f State department advices tod.
'dealt only with the flow of refugees
rfrom Mexico and the effort of ihe
Carranza -goveriment to secure the
restoration of American propertyseized
since the present acute situation
developed.
OATH FREELY
(Continued from pace 1, first sec.)
viceable, but it has been brought intc
use and the new companies of tin
First will be given an opportunity u
spend the night in tents that are al
most regulation. Xone will be requir
od to sleep in "pup" tents as wat
necessary under conditions last night
Orders were received in camp toda;
and by the railway officials on dutt
here because of the encampment, ant
to army officers, that no informatlot
concerning the probable movement o
troops is to be given out. This doei
not change the situation a bit. It ha:
been impossible bo far to learn any
thing deflnltc in this connection. Fri
day was considered the last day ove:
BOO officers and men of the Scconi
would be in camp, but now the lndl
cations are that there will be no move
t
TORIOUS
UN FIGHTING
*
mcnt for a week or more.
First Makes Showing.
Considering the short time a greut
many of tlic men have been In the
national guard service, the First regiment
Is making a very good showing
In the opinion of the regular ariny nfflcers
stallonsd near them. They have
been put through a less rigorous prograin
of activity today than was rej
quired of the members of the Second
Ion their first day nut, but were given
plenty to do. Four hours at drill was
one of the day's performances. There
Is hut little sickness in either regiment.
In fnct there hus been un ab;
scncc of any serious disorder since
! the camp was started.
Battalion drills have been given the
} Second regiment during the last two
days and those soldiers are showing a
uceiacu improvement in an ino wont.
Klvcr In DraggedThe
Kanawha river below enrap baa
been dragged today in n futile effort
to find the body of Herbert Francis,
of Company C, First Infantry, who
was drowned while in swimming before
noon, ft was found that the river
in many places near where be went
1 down is more than thirty feet deep.
"We may move Monday; we may
not," was the statement made by three
officers in camp today at different
, limes. When the time comes for the
soldiers to entrain they will,bo started
| some place known only -to the rail|
way officials. The officers do not expect
to be informed on that point
themselves.
Another Dig Day.
Sunday will again be made a big
! day in camp. Excursions will be run
from various directions, and ten thousand
persons are expected to visit the
soldiers during the afternoon and see
; dross parade.
The public service commission has
1 given permission to the railroads operating
in southern West Virginia to
taboo any of their Sunday excursions,
provided for under an order of the
commission until after there will lie
no further use for railway onulpntdiU
in transporting soldiers either to mobilization
camps or to the border.
liiiii
(Continued from page 1, first sec.)
Itingent arriving today were the Second,
Fifth. Eighth and Ninth regiments
of infantry, tho First battalion
I of field artillery, a field ambulance
and hospital corps, a signal company,
'and a squadron of cavalry. Two batteries
of field artillery, a regiment of
; infantry, two troops of cavalry, and
a signal company comprised the New
Jersey organizations.
LACK OF FUEL CHECKS
ARIZONA MOBILIZATION!
(OY AS.DCl.TfO enrsst
NOG ALES, Ariz,, July I.?Mobilization
of troops in western Arizona |
has been brought practically to a
, standstill through lack of fuel to op[
crate lines of transportation, according
to reports of railway officials In
! Negates, Sonora, tonight. The conl
supply was reported to have been exhausted
and numbers of engines and I
a quantity of rolling stock to he out I
of operation because of lack of fuel.
Other reports here tonight said ;
that in anticipation of an American
naval attack on Guaymas, on the j
west coast, Mexican military author!-1
tics have built a ftfteen-mlle cut offj
between Cruz Pierda and May Torena i
in order that rail communication
I south may be maintained. It was'
'learned there that under present!
1 lans about 10,000 United States
tr.wine nrn tn hr? m;iJntnlnnrl horn of
; In tho event of hostilities, to lie sup.
plied from this point.
OBREGON STRENGTHENS
HIS ARMY ON BORDER
(OY ASSOCIATED PRESS)
! SAN ANTONIO, Tex., July 1 ?
While tho war department today was I
| moving into the frontier thousands j
of the national guardsmen, General j
Obreeon, Carranza's minister of war.
was engaged in strengthening his
border army. Minor changes were
directed by him in his armies that
now are quartered In force In almost.
all the northern cities, except a few
j that lie under the American guns, according
to information that reached!
the intelligence department at Fort
Sam Houston.
It was another day without news
I of any clashes between Mexican and
| American troops that face each oilier!
across the line, hut almost all infor-:
matlon obtainable Indicated that i
Mexican army ollicers were convinced
that war was practically inevitable,
Mexicans Not Marching.
One of General Pershing's aviators'
investigated reports that Mexican
troops had been concentrated at
Guzman and that they even had be
gun a march toward tnc American
I lines, but his report showed the improbability
of immediate action from
that quarter. He flew over Guzman, j
which is east of the line General
'ensiling lias established, and report'
! that the number of .Mexican
ops now there appeared not more
i n 2.000 and the apparently no
op' .tions for an early movement
w- being made. Strong forces
ha Seen distributed along lines
par. 'ng his positions, both on the
|< \ west but General Funston
staff officers continued to
i' it Porshing could take care
of ' the Mexicans did begin
ito '
In acutlon was displayed
' at art. quarters today to keep
secret anient toward to border
of guardsmen. Agents
' nf thi. i. -i ? f {natt/ie were
ill. J""-"
' working ii. 'ouch with the mil'iltarv
in ? ,: learn ot any plot
>;to interfere he movement of
I trains and st uards watched
' the bridges ah . railroads that
' stretch through nthern part of
1 Texas. Every ; 1 , nrried an unt
usual amount o! ammunition and the
f orders that had been riven were
3 definite and drastic
3 No Hitch with Trains.
By the end of the week those in
- charge of the mobilization believe
r that it will be almost completed,
i without hitch and without Interfcr
cnce with the regular traRlc tho
- American railways were moving the
THE SUNDAY TELIi
SOUTHERN MILITAR
COME AND GE
y - j
trains tn their destination and re-!
ports to tin- quartermaster indicated
the likelihood that there would b(! no
congestion in the traflic.
The First Illinois was tlie first
regiment tn go to into camp hero and
it was said that by tomorrow tin;
Second and Seventh, completing the
First brigade, commiinaeii uy u?.mial
J. i\ Foster, would he here. The j
Seventh, Sevonly-flrst and Four-}
teenth New York Infantry passed
through San Antonio today on the
way fo the Brownsville district. Other
New York regiments will puss
through tonight and army officers
believe that, by Wednesday or Thurs-i
day the New York movement will he
completed.
location of Works.
The New York division headquarters
will he at McAllen, where auxiliary
troops and the Second brigade, j
made up of the Seventh, Twelfth, and 1
Seventy-lirst regiments, will be sta-j
tioned. The First brigade, comprising
the First, Second and Fourteenth '
infantry, will be at Mission and the
Third brigade, compries of the Third,!
Sixty-ninth ajid Seventy-fourth in
fantry, lit l'barr.
With the exception of a part of!
the Seventh New York and a battalion
of Utah artillery, none of tile
guardsmen actnully have reached j
stations on the border.
Enthusiastic members of the
gaurds made the most of their stops.
In San Antonio today, while waiting)
for trains to be transferred from one
railroad to another. They inspected i
the historic Alamo, crowded the hotels
for baths and gazed curiously
at Mexicans, ocaslonally encountered,
meanwhile referring to Pan Antonio I
as "part of the front."
Out at camp where the First 1111-1
nols has been sent the faces of those
who have not become accustomed
to the daily heat of approximately i
100 degrees were burned a bright red :
by the blazing sun.
?... .....
1 H
(Continued from page 1, first section.) |
Emporium explosion and brought i
here is extremely grave, with only i
one having a chance for recover}'.
Acording to the story told by the
Aetna employes here, a crew of fit-;
teen men in charge of Foreman William
Pyle, entered the dryhouse to
transfer some smokeless powder to I
the blending house. The men had '
just got inside the building when
the explosion occurred. The three1
men nearest the exit were thrown
a considerable distance but they
were only slightly burned.
An overehatcd steam pipe in the'
dry-house is given as the cause of;
the explosion by the men here.
It is estimated that 75,000 pounds j
of powder was stored in the building
and a cardload for shipment and
standing on a nearby siding also was
destroyed.
Two more of the men killed have
been identified as Frank Clinton,
aged 22. of Costello, Pa., and H. F.
Lewis, 28, of Austin, Pa.
nniTinu
HilllSIt
(Continued from page 1, first sec.)
don cockney. There were brawny
Scots, with kilts and steel mushroom j
helmets, suggesting medieval men of
arms. An Irish battalion was whistling
the Marseillaise. The men re-I
alized the fearful work ahead. "But i
it Is in the contract," said a young 1
Englishman. "It Is what we expected.
It is our turn to make good."
Air of Expectancy.
As the days of the bombardment
passed the air of expectancy was noticeable
everywhere through the
[army. Last night the word wtis
passed that the infantry was to make
the aseault this morning. At dawn I
] the correspondent ascended a hill I
in tho region of Albert.
The sun rose brilliantly, promising;
another line day. This was more Wellcome
than yesterday to artillery observers,
who must move the guns and
icarry forward tho lire to protect the
[Infantry advance. On the average
clear day, from this point of view in
front of the valley of the Oncre river,
bolli the German and the French
trenches are visible. JildRcs and hills,
rich farm Inlands and numerous villages
roll away to the eastward.
Fighting Over Villages.
To the north one sees almost to
Pommecourt and south to Ilray, near
the banks of the Sommc. This and
the other bank of the Somme where
the French are co-opcratlng with the
\
iORAM, CLARKSBURG,
Y TRAINING SCEMES AT FORT
T IT DESCRI
ST LINE '
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British, Is the scene of the most extensive
nction of any yet. begun on
the western front and which the Kntonto
Allies hope may prove the first.
stage In the tuning of the tide
against the Germans. livery one of
the villages within the range of visIon
will he fought over as were those
in front of Verdun.
lint tills morning, something more
than a mist and rising from the
rew had lalden the fields hid the land - f
scape. From six o'clock to half past
seven all the guns along that twenty
miles were for the first time firing
their fastest in a chorus of filial,
blasts, cutting wires and demolishing
trenches. The rapid fin of small caliber
weapons resulted in a continuous!
roll, while only the guns of big calibre
with their heavier reports broke!
the monopoly had percitiable inter-j
vais oeiween ine duujih.
Smoke Hides Trenches.
The trenches were hidden h.v a curlain
of smoke punctured with vicious
Hashes. Toward that cloud which I
shrouded every form of destruction
within the power of man the reserves
were moving forward. Fttr >
above the observation bal loons motionless
In the still air, a squadron of
aeroplanes was seen flying to its j
work, shooting targets for the arlillory.
. At 7:20 o'clock the rapid lire trench,
mortars added their shells to the dc-'
iuge pouring up on the lirst line German
trenches. After ten minutes of i
this, at 7:30 o'clock, the guns lifted
their fire to lite second line of German
trenches as if they were answering
the pressure of a single button
and tho men of the new British army
leaped over their parapets and rushed
toward the wreckage the guns and
mortars had wrought. Even close at.
hand they were visible only a mo-.
niont before being hidden by the
smoke of the German shell curtain,
over wnui remutneu or un: unmn-aThe
Germans had to "two years of
our preparedness against forty of the
Germans," said a staff officer, "and.
we have satisfactorily started In on;
our first trail of our new divisions in j
the team work of the big attack."
Nothing was now to be seen from
the hill except smoke flashes through
which the famous figure of the Virgin,
atop, the tower at Albert, struck
by a shell etlrry in the war, but still
in place although tipped at an angle,
showed dimly.
At litttlmiccs Rusy.
It was not long, however, before
fast ambulances began coming down
the roads and batches of half starved ;
prisoners were being brought in, too
dazed to appreciate their escape nf-j
ter having been marooned five days]
in their dugouts without food by the
British fire curtain; and into headquarters,
front out of that Inferno of
confusion to the eye. same reports
making the whole movement intelligible.
The German opposing forces are
estimated at SOU,DUO men and the
great Kitchener army 2,000,000.
GREAT WEDGE IS DRIVEN
IN THE GERMAN LINES
(nv ASSOCIATED PRESS'
LONDON, July 1.?The Brand offen-1
sive on the western front begun by j
the Ilrltish and French on both sides
of the river Sotnme, sixty miles north
of Parts, early this morning, has already
resulted In a great wedge being
driven into the German lines along
a sixteen mile front, with Its sharp i
point penetrating nearly live miles. |
At 6 o'clock tonight the Ilrltish had
pushed from a short distance cast of
Albert, as far as Montauban, more
than live miles away and had repulsed
a German counter attack on that village.
Villages Cnplnrcd.
Itoth to the north and the south a
number of other villages. Including
iRobutcrnc, Serre, ha Ilolsselie and
Matnotz, had been swept out of tier- j
man hands, some of them only after
determined resistance on the part of
their defenders.
Fricottrt. three miles east of Albert,
w'ns still in German possession in the
fill ly C* fill 11 (5, Mill "III! Mil i ii 111 111 t
nf Mnntauban and Mamctz tn the oast
and southenst or It, and La Ilnlssello
to the northeast, the place was nearly
surrounded and its speedy surrender
seemed Inevitable.
French Co-operate.
Farther south the French are cooperating
with the Itritish and have
taken the vlllago of Curlu and scored
other notable advances.
The Entente Allied drive was hegun
against German trenches levelled af[
ter a seven-day bnmbardmant in
W. VA., SUNDAY, JULY,
OGLETHORPE, GEORGIA.
- A iil I ..Mj.
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wbicb more than 1,000,000 shots daily
had been tired.
BERLIN MILITARY CIRCLES
ARE WOT UNEASY AI ALL
'Dy assccia7ro pncru
BEKUN, .Inly 1. 6 p. in., via London,
July 2. 2: B-1 a. in. l'rivnto advices
from Hie front Indicate that the
long awaited British offensive on the
west front finally lias begun. Tho
earlier activity of tho British had a
more or less "feeling out" character
and left it uncertain whether General
fir Douglass Hague was In earnest
or merely endeavoring to hold tho
German forces on liis front. But today,
it is fairly apparent that tho
now movement is tho beginning of a
serious offensive.
The headquarters report today
speaks of heavy artillery tire, gas
attacks and the explosion of mines
as preliminaries to strong reconnaisancec
in force along the AngloFrench
front. These, it is declared,
were everywhere repulsed.
There is no uneasiness manifest,
here in military circles familiar with
the situation, though it is evidently
realized that this is only the beginning.
SOLDlSjifllE
By Heat and the Hardships of
Travel But They Soon Recuperate
on the Border.
rsr AFnociArts prsbs;
EL PASO, Tex.. July 1.?The First
ambulance corps of the Massachusetts
guardsmen had its hospital duty after
detraining here late today, the care
of a dozen of its members who collapsed
while making camp at Fort
Miss. They were overcome as a result
of heat, altitude and hardships
of 100 hours traveling. The men recuperated
quickly and resumed their
dutiefe. The company consists of seventy-five
men and live officers. The
ISO men and 150 horses of it battery,
New Jersey National Guard, another
of the early arrivals, came
through in line shape. They also
were on the road more than 100
hours. %
SALE or VALUABLE SCHOOL HOUSE
AM> I (U K LOTS.
Pursuant to uu order of the Hoard m
Education of Coal district, Harrison County,
West Virginia, made and entered on tlio
i >t day of .May, IP 10, the said hoard of
Education will on
SATUUB.W, .1 UN UK SMTH. 1010,
at or about one o'clock P. .M., at the front
door of ti?e court house of Harrison county.
West Virginia, sell at public auction,
to the highest and best bidder, the following
described real estate, situate in the
District of Coal of said Harrison County,
in what is known as Summit Park Addition
to the City of Clarksburg, being designated
as Lots .Nos. r>8. f)l), tit) and Hi, as
I..Hi down upon the plat of said addition,
which four lots have a total frontage of
HtU feet and a depth of IC-t) feet, with a
large school building sitn..t upon
same; and being the same lots conveyed
to said Hoard 01 Education ny a. u. i ....
and wife by deed dated August -5th, 1011,
and by Lucy Mc And refund others by deed
dated January --ml, Will. Said iirst deed
is duly recorded in the ofllce of the Clerk
of the County Court of Harrison County,
West Virginia, in Deed Hook No. 109, uuge
IIS, ami said second -deed is duly recorded
in said ofliee in Deed Hook No. HIS,
page 304, to which deeds reference is here
made. Said lots will be offered separately
and then as a whole, and will be sold in
whichever way they will bring tho highest
price. Said school building will be sold
with the lots; but the stoves," blackboards,
desks, and other furniture in said building.
are hereby reserved and will not be
sold.
TERMS OF SALIC: One-third cash in
hand on day of sale, or as much more as
the purchaser may elect to pay in cash,
and for the residue, if any, the purchaser
will be rcciuired to execute his negotiable
notes payable to the order of said Hoard
of Kdueation, in two equal payments due
and payable in six and twelve months, respectively.
from said June 21th, with interest
from said date, and with such personal
security as may be required by said
Hoard of Kdueation, and a Vendor's lion
will also be retained as further security
for the payment of the unpaid purchase
money.
Hoard of Education of Coal District, Harrison
Countv. Waar Virginia.
By KMfHIT H. HATES, President.
L. WAl'MAN 0(1 DEN, Secretary.
J. O. T. TIDLER. Counsel for said Hoard.
SALE CONT1NIKI).
The above sale is continued until 1
o'clock p. in.. Friday. .Tune 30th, 1010.
EMORY II. HATES, President.
Of Said Hoard of Education.
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS.
Bids will be received at the ofliee of the
County Road Engineer, until 2 o'clock P. M.
Saturday, July 1, 1010, for the construe
tlon of the following reinforced concrete
bridges: Over Limestone Creek, Coal District,
Over Sugar Jtnn, Clay District.
Over Little Temnile Creek, Eagle District.
Over Little Rock Camp, Sardls District.
Near Fonda, Sardls district. Over Little
Elk Creek. Sardls District. Two over
branches of flnntty Creek, Elk District.
Plana and specifications may lie seen at the
Mbava afflux wfur Juno 13, 1010. The right
I
n
2, 1916.
HUGHES GE1
FOR HAR
| personals'^
David .Htrommcl is lion ,r-> . bicubonvillo,
0., a guest of relatives.
Allison Bartlett was lioro Saturday
evening from Hepzlbah.
i I1, W, Kennedy is hero irom Fairmont.
' '
E. A- Bartlett, of Fairmont, serretary
and manager of the Universal
Products Company, a now Fairmont
f concern whicb has. developed quicklily
into great success, is a prominent
city business visitor.
If. iVY. McCorci, of Wheeling, is a
I guest at (he Jlotel Gore.
Mrs. M. I. Graham, of Elkins,..f8
! a visitor here.
C. A. Ogle, of Charleston, Is in the
Mr. and Mrs. Gregg an; spending
: a two week's' vacation at Atlantic
City.
Albert Wilt, Insurance mar., returned
tu Ills home at Elklr.s Saturday
evening.
Ancel Posit was n visitor hero Saturday
evening from lari
Arthur W. Sheets, of Lett t'reek,
was in the city Saturday afternoon.
Decision of Importance is Rendered
by Supreme Court
of State of Ohio.
(SPECIAL TO THE TELEGRAM
COLUMN US ,0., July 1.?The supreme
court of Ohio today rendm-'d
a decision under wliirli liahiti:: >nsiiran'r
companies may nompe.n with
| 1111; 01<ii.c i IIII t1.111 iin i i MiiHI ion 'i i ? i 11.int:
workmen's compensation insurance.
The decision was render '
; a proceeding brought by the state attorney
general against sixt a i ?ti
[ anco companies which indemnify employers
in the state.
t hief Justice Nichols stated the
court wlshheld decision on two issues
but fount! tin" insurance companies
could issue policies protecting otpp'oy|
ers against compensation for injuries
' other iliatt those inflicted by their willful
act. The insurance act was de!
clared constitutional.
GElElL Sill
I fpAnlinnml fi-rxm 1 flvct CJOptinn ^
tenant colonels.
National guard eliaplalns, it was
j announced today, will not remain attached
to distinctive regiments, but
will be mustered into the federal
i service at the rate of one for every
; twelve companies. Those with seven
years' service will he commissioned
as captains and the others as first
lieutenants.
FORTIFICAI ION
Hill is the lilggest liver Presented to
the White House.
<BV ASSOCIATED PRESO
WASHINGTON, July 1.?Approval
j of a conference report on the biggest
I iVeilfieoiinne nnnrrmrhitinn hill fiVfil*
: sent lo the White Ilouro was voted to!
day by the House and Senate. It
I carries $25,748,050 in appropriations
and $13,SOft,000 for authorized eontracts.
The Senate added $4,880,050
to the House total, largely InI
creasing items for reserve ammunl'
tlon.
i preserved to rojoet any or oil liids.
0. M. IIAItBKRT,
County Itofltl Kntrinorr.
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For your vacation wear,
tare sport Shoes in while
All made with white soles
l Beautiful Pumi
(Direct from our nianufa
in Patent Kid Colt and So
welt and turn soles. All
widths AA to E.
Price $3.50 to $5.0C
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iTRST SECTION
*S READY
D CAMPAIGN
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First Real Vacation in Last Ten
Years is Being Taken by
the Nominee.
( V AfctOCIATtr "HCIII
(iRinCKHAMlTON, N. Y? July 1
Charles K. Iluelies, the Republican
presidential nonilDee, on his first
-oal vacation for tfcn years, spent today
In true vacation style. He golfed
a little, motored a little and devoted I
nr. I/.in !I in/lor nf tlio Hitv in.qf tCi I
walking about.
Mr. Hushes had few callers today.
To those who saw him, the nominee
made plain his Intention of spending
all iho time ho could before the campaign
in relaxation and recreation
Preliminary v.orlt will be concern
i tinted so far as it can be into two "t
three days a week, which he will
spend in Now York.
The actual campaign probably will
begin tho latter part of August. B>
(hat time Air. Hughes expects to be
in tine physical condition and to have
d'-iorniined the details of his plan
oi procedure.
In framing his speech of acceptlino
-, on which lie worked for a time
today, Air. Hughes has at his disposal
th" views of virtually all the
I chief party leaders and progressives
villi whom he has conferred since
his nomination. Suggestions from j
Roosevelt, Tuft, Itoot, Wickershaui J
and many others, jotted down by tho I
no!uln"o while they were fresh in
mind, have been placed in a bulging
poitio.'io I or use. i u?y win uc uuu*
suited nnd from selections which he
cakes Mr. Hughes will frame his
'.<!), adapting them to his own I
ideas. 1
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With the "Wet" Situation ir
Wheeling, Now Proceeding
against Property Owners.
(BV ASSOCIATED MUCKS)
\VIIKkId.\(i, July 1.?Upon application
of State Prohibition Commlsslonci
Prcd 0. Hlue, arguments for injunc- ,
tions against twenty-live local proper- '
| ty owners to prohibit them allowing
intoxicants to bo stored in buildings
' owned by them will be heard here next
week before Circuit Judge 11. C. Horvcv.
Injunctions have already boon granted
against twenty-seven locations In
the tity because of violations of the
Yost law having been committed in
them.
rnlmm
Are Beinq Distributed in Evacuated
Districts in Order to
Deceive Mexicans. ^
to- ASsociATfn press'
COI.UMBUS. 'N. M.. July 1?Circulars
distributed in the towns of
Namlquipa district, recently evacuated
by the American expeditionary
command, announce that the Ameri1
cans are being driven north by "loyal
Carranzista troops," according to
refugees arriving here tonight. Mexican
recruiting agents, following iu
tiio ivngo of the American command
are urging also that volunteers to
continue the good work are absolutely
necessary to the Carranzita cause,
j the refugees said,
j Military censors have announced
that all movements of regular or
j militia troops must be withheld.
SHOES
)RD3
We are showing the higii
Kid, Nubuck and Canvas.
; and heels. Price
^ nrmniN
jriMA>JU'3>
liitc Kid $6.00
'hito Canvas $4.00
'iiito Nubuck $5.00
A complete stock of sport
x fords on display here,
rice $2.50, $3.00, $3.50
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d Bros. & Gore
:lusive shoes
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