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A&joCIATED PRESS ALL TODAY'S NEWS TODAY T HE WEATHER. Generally fair tonight and Friday, Probably froat tonight. ff jjTTU n imr nrlr VOTi TfTfTTT CALUMET, MICHIGAN, THURSDAY AFTERNOON, SEPTEMBER 21, 1914. NUMBER 288 HIE SET BY flSIAB MR COLOSSAL ATTACK Oif JElll; FREEKH ftflH' GAMS OH WESTM FROHT i '" - - ' - ROVJ WILL NOT KEEP TROOPS AT VERA CRUZ Quarrel Between Villa and Car ranza Is Likely, However, to Delay Evacuation NO 0. S. INTERFERENCE Soldsers of the Rival Rebel Chiefs May Clash at Torreon or Zacatecas Mexico City, Sept. 24. Efforts ar being made to patch up the difference between Carranza and Villa, it was announced today. The break caused a sensation. Military men regard it as most serious. General Gonzales has telegraphed an appeal to Villa, giving eight reasons why Villa should remain friendly to Carran za. Washington. Kept. 24. Although the latest quarrel between Villa- and Cnr ruriwi In attributed by Currni.zn to Vil la's detention of General Obregon, well informed utile la la believed the rupture w u s caused by t ie endeavor of each to control tho national convention on Oc tober 1 to designate a provisional pi en). lent. It is crucially mated at the White house that the latest troubles between Carrnuxa and Villa will not alter the plant for withdrawing the American troop from Vera Cruz or tho status of tho embargo on arms. Wo date has been fixed for the moving of the troops. Must Settle Own Row. Wilson takes the position that Car ranza and Villa must settle their d!f- f. rem wit limit I he Interference of tho United States, and that the pres ence of the American troops in Vera Crua would not wdve the dllhVulty. The president will continue his poli cy of watchful waiting. According to olliclal Information Villa ia willing to have Carranza be coino provisional president, or resign now and run for the presidency later, but he objects to Carranza doing both. Carranza on Defensive. General Carranza has Informed the United States that he will not attack General Villa, but will order his forces to be on tho defensive to resist attack. Carranza declared that the national convention will bo held as scheduled, oii October 1, when a provisional gov ernment wilt be established, which he hoped would bo satisfactory td the I'uited State. OMIclal advices today gave detail" f the break between Carranza and Villa, but Indicated that a physical clash between tho two forces will not be immediate. All delegates en route from northern Mexico to the national convention have returned. In view of Vllla'H announcement, and his forces will not bo represented. Zapata has refused to send delegates to the national convention and otll clala would not bo surprised if Zapata and Villa "Joined force against Car ranza Together they have CO.OiM to "0.000 men. No Dato For Evacuation. OMIclal WashlnKton does not expect the American troops to be withdrawn frm Vera Cruz until the controver y Is adjusted. While tho president ha not altered his Intention of with drawing the forces It Is pointed out that as no date has been fixed for evacuation the matter Is likely to be held in abeyance Indefinitely. Condition In Mexico City nro de scribed as critical and there 1.1 ft Pw 'cky feeling among the residents of Vera Cruz. Villa Hat 40,000 Troop. El Paso, Texas. Sept. 24. If Villa's revolt against the Carranza govern ment results, In an Hrmed revolution the first battle probably will occur n the old battlegrounds of either Tor reon or Zacatecas. Villa today rushed his forces south frorn Juare and Chihuahua City to net what was reported to be a strong orce f,f Carranza soldiers mnvn Contirid on 2nd P3. 3rd Column. QUEEN TO AID KNITTING 300,000 PAIRS OF SOCKS. English Women to Supply War De mand for Hosiery and Belt. Iotidon. Sept. 24. ltt-lt and Kocks an? the prime need of the Kritish ex peditionary army, and every woman In the empire was asked today to do her share to supply this demand. With tho approach of winter 300,00 paint of socks and an ecpial number of belts, knitted or woven, should bo supplied according to tho war office estimate, to supplement the regular provisions of the government, gueen Maty was notified of this situation, und promised to do her part. She then appealed to Kritish women to aid her. House wives throughout the land, therefore, will he busy knitting from now till November. CRUISER EMDEN SHELLS BRITISH INDIA SEAPORT Only Small Damage Done at Madras-Three Natives Killed Calcutta, Sept. 24. Papers publish an olliclal dispatch that the? German cruiser Kinl n, w hile passing Madras, a seaport of Kritish India, and the head'tuarters of tho Madras nrmy, llred a few shells. The damage to the city was slight. Tho Uimk-n uppearcd off Madras Tuesday evening. Two oil tanks were set afire and are still burning. The telegraph ' office and nuitic houses on on tho harbor were hit. The harbor guns replied and after an engagement of llfteen minutes the Kmden ceased llrlng, extinguished her lights and disappeared. Three Indians were killed. The Kmden recently destroyed six merchant vessels In the ltay of Ik-ngaL VISIT STRANGE LANDS IN THE ARCTIC OCEAN Explorer Trade with Eskimoes Who Never Saw White Man Before. .Wane, Alaska. Sept. 24. Tho fifteen ton wooden gasoline schooner Teddy Hear, Cant. Joe Kernard, which left Nome on a hunting, trapping and trad lug expedition in K09; which skirted tho Arctic coast of Canada furthe eastward than anv other ship had ever gone, and which might have accom nlished the northwest passage and reached Hudson ltay, but for a short age of gasoline, has arrived here. The little boat had sailed 1.S00 miles since August 4. unable to uhc her engine be cause there was no gasoline aboard. Kcrnard. with John Sandstrorn and an Kskimo crew, left Nomo well sup plied with goods for trade among the Kskimos and refused to return until lu had exhausted these goods. In the win ter of !? in, Sandstrom was frozen to death in a blizzard on Koxtcr Island while he was on his way to an Kskimo village. The Teddy Hear explored Coronation uulf. on whose shores live the blue eyed K.xWimoM. suKDoscd to be descendants of the. Scandinavian settlers of Green land. They were comfortable on tne wllil game, and had an ambition to go to Hudson bay, but after making more than half the distance they dared not .inHmiP because the shore farther east was uninhabited and tho Teddy !ear was without gasoline. So the schooner turned back last year reach ing Cochran point on Dolford and 'nlon straits, more than l.ooo miles ast of I'olnt Harrow. In 1911, Capt. Hernard met Vnlhjah- noir stefansson on Coronation gulf Mnd carried him to Kalley Island. Her nard, who went farther east than Ste fansson. says that 73 per cent of the :skiniiiH he met east of tho AiacKcn- i river had never seen a white man nor a white man's vessel. The natives liv.wt in inost primitive fashion, using atone nnd copper weapons and cooking utensils. The Teddy Hear brought an extra rdlnary collection, weighing- several ,.imnosed of birds, furs, eggs. implements hammered from float cop- prr found In the river bens, stone iwh for cooking and other curious things. WINTER CLOTHING ORDERED FOR THE FRENCH SOLDIERS. Hurdeaux, Sept. 24. The minister of war has requested the prefects of Trance to obtain as rapidly as possible woolen clothing, socks, gloves and blankets for the French soldiers for tho winter campaign. This will pro vide employment for many women mill workers. AMBASSADOR FROM TURKEY WILL QUIT U. Refuses to Alter Views Concern ingSendingof U.S. Warships to His Country CREATES A SENSATION State Department Looking Into Alleged War Statement by German Diplomat Washington, Sept. 24. The Turkish ambassador, Rustcm Hey, has Informed President Wilson that ho does not al ter tho views he recently expressed in ! published interview, and will leave tho United States within a fort night. The Turkish ambassador said he would ask his government for a leav of i.bsence. He Is certain it will be granted and that he will leave fo Constantinople within ten days. The nnnounceintnt of tho withdraw nl of the Turkish ambassador, though not unexpected, caused a sensation In diplomatic circles. It Is understood the president will decline to receive dlploinots who make comments ho considers obnoxious and clamorous to the neutrality of this country. Although Ambassador Von Kcinstorff nnd Karon Von Shoen of the German embassy repudiated an Inter view, in which the baron is alleged to have dwelt upon the posslbiltlcs ol war between the United Stales and Japan, tho state department, at the direction of Wilson. Is still looking Into t. Tho Turkish ambassador, In nn In terview, had said that the sending of American warships to Turkey, in con uectioti with the report of an uVris Ing against Christians, would lead to u serious situation, nnd that while mas sacres had previously occurred In Tur key they were the same acts any peo ple might commit under provocation. Ho cited tho lyni'iing of negroes In the south nnd the "water cure" in the Philippines as illustrations. Tho president directed Secretary Kryan to ask the ambassador to refrain from such expressions. The ambassa dor later explained personally, and then wrote at length. In answer the president said the statements of tho ambassador were ob jectionable, and asked If ho cared to make any expressions. The envoy re plied he would not alter his views and would leave in a fortnight. REPORTS DECLARED FALSE. British Embassy Denies Alleged State ment of Statesmen. Washington, Sept. 24. The Krltlsh embassy has Issued this statement: "Certain persons have been circulat ing In the press reports of speeches supposed to have been delivered by Krltlsh statesmen. "Recently a statement was made as to a speech of Sir Kdwnrd Grey, In which he is quoted as saying that there shall be no peace until Germany Is humbled to tho enrth, her territory divided between Russia and France. and her commerce definitely delivered to Kngland. Sir Kdwnrd Grty never delivered such a speech, and the statement ob- lously Is circulated with a view to mislead public opinion." ANTI-WAR SIGNS POSTED IN THE GERMAN CAPITAL. London. Sept. 24. A Copenhagen dispatch says that despite the watch fulness of authorities. Socialist post- rs, priK'lalmlng, "We want (peace; down with the Kaiser," are appearing on the walls of buildings In Herlln. MARCONI WIRELESS STATION CLOSED BY GOVERNMENT. Washington. Sept. 24. Secretary Daniels hns ordered the Marconi wire less station at Siasiconsett, Mass., closed at noon tomorrow because of failure to comply with the censorship regulations. WAR SUMMARY Further success by the ullles, which are attempting to turn tho German right wlr.g, is claimed In un olllcial an nouncement from Purhi. It states that tho allies' wi stern wing has advanced considerably and that l'cronno was oc cupied after a desperate tcsisnanee. 1'eronne is "i milcd north of Paris. The position of Pennine Indicates that the allies' left win,; let much farther north than their man battbt line. The turning movement of the ullles. lli'st directed against Von Kluck. ap pears from unotllcal dispatches to have met with added resistance from strong Germt.n i enforcements. The latent German advices this af ternoon hUttid that tho Germans were breaking through thu allies' center. Cettinji announces that the Monte negrins defeated tho Austrlans, cap turing l'rat.hn, near Sarajevo. It is oftlcia'ly i.nriounecd at I'etro grad that, following the capture of Jaroslau, Kupsinii ca.'uliy is pursuing the Austrian rear fccard, Inflicting heavy losses. Thcie is considerable doubt as to the sit. u. lien in the eastern theater of war, as reports from Petrogr.nl, Vienna and Kosiln persistently conillct. FRENCH :ement. Kails. Sept. 24 (Afternoon) Olllcial Tho allies have advanced consider ably along their western wing, despite desperate res".:,tance. At the eastern end, while tho battle line baa seen heavy lighting on the Hlver Menses the allies ure alternately advancing and retiring. LARGE QUANTITY OF ACID SPILLS, CHOKING MANY Thousands in Erie Station at Jer sey City on Verge of Panic Jersey City, N. J.. Sept. 21. Fumes from ten gallons of nitric acid, spilled from a carboy to the lloor of the Krle railroad station during the conimutors' rush hour today, choked scores of per sons Into unconsciousness and made hundreds 111. It stopped tratllo In the Hudson tunnels for un hour, and packed the station with thousands on the verge of panic until the police quieted them. In some cases women were stricken in ferry boats half an hour after they had inhaled the fumes. No one was touched by the acid. Six persons were taken to hospitals. It Is believed they will recover. GENERAL VON MARNITZ 'TJ' ' General von Mtrnltz has been la command of the German cavalry on the extreme right of the kaleer'a army In IYance and covered the ad vance of Von Kluk's futile turning movement. Von M&rnltz'a cavalry penetrated eveu to the southwest ot .Paris and aetoniahed the world by lti tpeed. ,-' . rIUV PREDICTS THE DEFEAT OF THE GERMAN ARMY British Slowly Beating Back the Kaiser's Forces, Reports Genera! French MAKING STEADY GAINS It Ground Can Be Held Awhile Longer Invaders Will Be on the Run London, Sept. 24. laitaius bulldog lighting spirit that crushed Napoleon on the llcbt of Waterloo u mi sent the Light Hrlgade, in obedience to ulclcrs that meant certain death, charging into the teeth of Kussia'H dcuth-dealing ar tillery at Halaklava, has again been exemplified In the battle: of the Aisne, according to the olllcial report of I'ield Marshal Sir John French to Iord Kit chener, secretary of stale for war, de scribing the operations of the Ki'KUh expeditionary urtny in I'rance. British Troops Gain Ground. In tho face o? torrential rains that hampered troop movements, filled the trenches with water and increased many fold the ordinary rigors of des perate combat, encountering German resistance far gi eater than had been anticipated, meeting a foe whose de fenses and line of entrenchments were far superior to their own, und whose smashing offensive and night attacks kept them in constant turmoil, the Urltlsh soldiers have remained cheer ful and confident, und, upholding the best traditions of their army, have suc ceeded in repulsing nil onslaughts against them and gradually, out nev ertheless surely, yard l,y yard, have been gaining ground. Defeat of Germane Predicted. That the I'rench armies are making good progress against the Germans, and that. If the Kritish troops under his command can but hold the ground they have gained for a short time longer, the allies soon will be again in full pursuit of a beaten enemy, is the prediction made by General I'rench. Geuernl I'rench reports the German resistance along the banks of the Hive! Aisne developed unlooked for strength What had at first appealed to bo a rear guard action hns become "umlis tinguishuble from what is known as a pitc hed battle.' " Germans Strongly Entrenched. Tho Germans were found to be strongly entrenched, with their lines of defenses cleve rly concealed and sup ported by masked batteries nnd ma chine guns and riHe tire that swept the ground In front of their position with a deailly cross fire, which the heavy howitzers in the rear maintained a de structive high angle fire. Despite the elaborate defenses, the Krltlsh troops succeeded in crossing the Aisne and gaining a footing on the north fide of the river, where they threw up strong entrenchments. Night Attacks Repulsed. They have succeeded in holding their position despite desperate counter at tacks nnd night ntta ks. In w hb h Gen rnl French says the Kritish have suf fered heavy casualties, but says "It Is probable that those of the enemy are. heavier." Gradually the allies have gained ground In the terrific combat, creeping forward by degrees slowly, but never theless surely smashing the Germans back, a few yards at a time. Germans Are Pushed Back. The allies since the beginning of the battle of the Aisne have pushed back the Germans a distance of a dozen miles, forcing them to seek a new de fensive position on the plateau and In the rough country, which, however, offer excellent opiioftunttlos for En trenchment. The headquarters stuff Continued on 2nd Page, 3rd Column. 32,000 CANADIAN TROOPS HAVE LEFT FOR FRONT. St. John. N. F., Sept. 24. The Cana dian minister of Inbor announced to day that 32,000 Canadian troops had gone to the front a dsy or two ago. POPE BENEDICT READY TO INTERVENE IN WAR Pontiff Think He Ha the Right to Demand Piece. Home, Sept. 24. Since the war has caused the death of ecclesiastics, the destruction of churches nnd the loss of religious treasures, pope Kcnedict XV. thinks that tho interests of the holy see are so gnat that he has the right to interve ne to bring about peace, lu Vatican circles It Is asserted that his voice soon will be heard atrougcr than ever for the cessation of hostilities. Tho pope is greatly grieved by the destruction of the cathedral at Hheim.. Cardinal Lutein. urchbl.shop of Ilheims, has sent a message from Paris to the pope saying he is doing all in his power to reach Hhelms. He has been unable to do so, however, owing to the occupation of the town by the I'rench forces. SUBMARINE 0-9 HAS RETURNED TO PORTMJURED Credited With Destroying British Cruisers 1,333 Is Loss London, Sept. 24. According to an Amsterdam dispatch the German consul there has been Informed that submarine "U-9," credited with Mow ing up three Kritish cruisers, Tuesday, has returned to a German port unin jured. Holland Can't Keep Survivors. The Hague. Sept. 24. It is officially announced that KrltUh eurvlvors of the three cruisers lost in the North Sea, who are held In Holland, will be sent home. Their . internment in Hol land, is contrary to Tho Hague con vention. 1,133 is British Loss. Lowestoft, via London, Sept. So far us can be ascertained, 1,007 of ficers nnd men were saved out of a total of 2,200 who were on board the three Krltlsh cruisers when they were sunk by a German submarine. As far us can be determined the three ships, the Aboukir, the Hoguo and the Cressy, carried crews totalling 2,200. Of the total 1,133 uppear to have been lost. The survlors are accounted for as follows: At Harwich, no." on Kritish ships, 2:'0; at Ymuidcn, Holland, JUS; at Ijowestoft, 34. Another Trawler Blown Up. London, Sept. 24. Another Grimsby trawler was blown up by a mine yes terday. One man was killed. BRITISH REINFORCE JAPS. Tokio. Sept. 24. It is utflcially an nounced the P.ritish troops under Hrig adier General I'.anardiston, comman der of the North China forces, landed on September 23 in the neighborhood of Laoshan Hay to participate In the movements against tho Germans nt Tslng Tnu. Mines Kill Jap Troops. Peking. Sept. 24. Otllcial advices front the Chinese otllcials now on the Shnn-tung peninsula say the Japanese who are besieging the fortllled German positions nt Kinti Chau have lost heav ily when the Germans exploded mines in ground over which the enemy was advancing. It Is said that an entire Japanese battalion was badly smashed. China Can't Defend Neutrality. Peking. Sept. 24 The Chinese gov ernment has replied to the protest of Germany against the landing of Jap anese troops in China, disclaiming responsibility for the violation of her neutrality, which, f ho says, she is un able to defend. CAMPAIGN BUTTONS GALORE. Washington. Sept. 24. The Demo cratic National Committee Is Hooding the oo.intry with campaign buttons beating legends to encourage the faithful and enthuse the uncertain. One of them utilizes the "three W's" so much in evidence nt the Kaltimore convention. "Win With Wilson." The new button says, "Watchful Waiting Wins." Another says, "Stand by Wil son, the Man on the Job." Then there Is another which says. "War In Ku- rope. Peace in America. God Kless Wilson." Still another calls for "Wil son, Peace and Prosperity." FOUR ITALIAN WARSHIPS ARE REPORTED SUNK BY MINES OFF DALM ATI A. New York, Sept. 24 .A cablegram to the lov, Jones Wall Street newe agency say that three ItaMan torpelo boats and one destroyer struck mines on the Dalmatian coast and were sunk. BIG ARMY ON WAY TO POSEN AND BRESLAU? Germans Hastily Strengthening Defenses on Line Between Thorn and Kalisz RUSS PLANS THOROUGH Austrians Disposed of, Invaders of Prussian Strongholds London, Sept. 24. Virtually no new information reached London this morning concerning tho progress of events In the western war urea, hut from the east comes news to show that Russia has almost completed the first stage of what may be considered tho most colossii.1 operation ever un dertaken by a military iower. Tho fail uf the Austrian fortress of Jaroslau virtually completed the In estment of Przemysl as far aa the lines of communications are concerned. Kven the continued occupation of Cracow "by tha Austrian-German forces has not aided In that Junction of tho Austrian and German armies which is necessary to keep Russia from over-running Galiela and pushing the armies of Austria back to the ridgo of the Carpathians. Ky her conquests In Galicia, Russia now controls the greatest supply of gasoline In Europe. This is of tho utmost importance to Runsia because of her necessity for motor transport. Attacking Army Protected. The Russian movement is now de scribed as a huge wedge, the right line of which extends roughly from Libau on the Kaltlc along the railroad to Warsaw. General Rennekampf is guarding this line. It . protects tho Russian sources of supply and pre vents any outflanking movement acnliiFt the Russian nrmy of attack, which already, according to news In London, is beginning nn operation in the direction of Posen and Kreslau, Germany. The left of this line rests on War saw, from which point railroads tap a rich, populous district extending to Odessi. The occupation of Galhia links up the Warsaw railroad system and It is regarded In London as assuring both supplies nnd reinforcements for the attacking army. Germans Hastily Reinforcing. That tho stage is virtually set for thH attack la Indicated by the news that the Germans are hastily reinforc ing their line between Thorn and Ka lisz. this latter roint being southeast of Posen, even to the extent of aban doning their positions ngalnst General Rennenkampf. Not only have the Russians cut off Austria's domestic supply of gasoline, but the ban on the exportation of coal to Austria, reported from Roumanla. mny he followed, it Is held here, by a similar measure regarding gasoline. No Gasoline For Germany. This will deprive Austr'a and her ally if this very necessary product for their automobile transport and aerial service. The combined Montenegrin and Servian forces are said to he occupy Ing the entire southeast section of p.osnla nnd Herzegovina. There Is no official confirmation of the report that a Russian cruiser has destroyed a Germs n cruiser and two torpedo boats In the Raltlc. IP to September 14, Recording to Russian papers, the Ruslans have captured seven Austrian flags, 30 guns. 44 machine puns nnd 61.000 prisoners, Including r27 ofTlcers. German Defeat it Reported. Tendon. Sept. 24 The Paris Matins Petrograd advices a.iv that the Ger mans, who drove General Rennen kampf back Into Russia, sre reported to hrtve suffered a great defeat at fu bir. The Russians have re-occupled Soldati In Bawt lTusla.