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-For the sake of our boys who are going to the front
-For the 'sake of their mothers whom they leave behind
-For the sake of all suffering humanity, you should
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It is the mission of the Red Cross Society to relieve the suifering
to care for the sick and succor the helpless.
Now that we are at war, the needs of the society are stupendous
Millions of dollars are required to carry on its noble worL President Wilson has issued
an appeal for funds.
We, of Nashville are asked to raise $150,00 between now and
next Monday night.
Let us prove ourselves the patriots we claim to be by each of us
giving the greatest amount we can afford, whether it be $1, $5, $10, $100, $1,000 or $10,000.
Let us do it quickly. The eyes of the country are upon us
We should not only contribute ourselves but also persuade everv
friend and every relative to do likewise.
Make All Checks Payable to T. B. Webb, Treasurer, Nashville, Chapter Red Cross Society.
EDITOR'S NOTE This Advertisment Is Paid For, as a Patriotic Donation to the Red Cm s Campaign, by the Following;.
One Cent Savings Bank. Peoples Savings band & Trust Co. Grand Lodge K. of P. n. a. s. a. e. a & a.
Ill 4lh Avenue, North 110 Cedar Street .
Bijou Theatre Star Theatre Grand Court Calanthe
412 Cedar Street
Taylor & Co. Undertakers
419 Fourth Avenue North