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Okolona messenger. (Okolona, Miss.) 1900-current, April 25, 1918, Image 6

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THE 0KOI.0NA MESSENOKIi.
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The newspaper clippings which are here reproduced represent,
two more drops in the ocean of German iniquity.
Women and children slaughtered in church on Good Friday!
Non-combatants murdered by long
Sabbath!
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range cannon on Easter
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No military advantage is gained by these butcheries. None is
claimed by the Germans. They simply play their part in the policy of
"f rightfulness" with which, for nearly four years, Germany has endeavored to terrify her enemies
These murderous shells, hurled upon women and children at their prayers,
are the Kaiser's Easter eggs his recognition of the holy week during which, for nineteen cen
turies, Christians have attuned their minds to thoughts of peace, charity and mercy.
Our soldiers are in France now, fighting to rescue civilization from this
"made-in-Germany" hellishness. To accomplish their task, they must have proper munitions,
and it is your duty you men, women and children of America to furnish the money for the
purchase of those munitions.
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It is seldom one can help a great cause without
personal sacrifice. But you can. These bonds
are the safest, best investment in the world.
Security? Why, they are a first mortgage upon
the United States. Every railroad in the coun
try, every homestead, farm or public building,
every industry, every income or salary, every
thing wc cv:zi Qvezyihingyoit own is pledged
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If you can't pay cash for your bonds, you can
borrow a part of the money at your bank,
using the bonds as security; or, you can buy
them at your bank on easy partial payment
plan. It is no trouble to buy Liberty Bonds
it is no trouble to pay for them. See your
banker today. ,
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