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Both Willkie and Roosevelt Want War, Wheeler Says to THi: niTKOIt TIMU BALTIMORE. Md . March !Y Senator Burton K. Wheeler <D* of Montana, bitterly attacked the )*nddea.v hill here last night in a radio address. Senator Wheeler said in part: “If you went to proaerxe de mocracy In the United State* of America, then you better take an Internal In your government from thla day on: and not only In your local government, but It la Important, If you please, that you take an Interest In your national government, and see that the delegate* that g<> to your national convention* ex press the will of you and the Democratic Party, and that you send delegate* to the Republican Party who are going to repre sent you. LAST ELECTION "In the la*t election, what did we have? We had the »pec tacle of both partle* agreeing upon what? "Mr. Roosevelt »aid there so no difference between him and Mr. Willkie upon the great fundamental !»»ue that face* this country, and that I* upon the question of war and peace. Both of them. If you please, came out and said that no American hoy* should be *ent acrn»s the water to fight on foreign soil, and yet. today we have them both, if you please. taking this and try ing to take the American people down the road to war. . "That I* the Issue and that I* what we are fighting In the Senate of the United Mate*, to keep these people, make them keep their pledge to the Amer ican people, and see to It that no American boy* are sent •broad, any where. "I want to say this to you: when some of us started to fight this Mil, they said, ‘You must be Nazis,’ or you must be this or that. Well, I have been criticized all my life for speaking to this group or to that group. "Sometime ago, I spoke over •t the National Aaaoclatlon of Manufacturers, and some labor paper came out and criticized me severely because of the fact that I spoke to the National Association of Manufacturers. “The next few days I went 4^H|l ; f|Hp : v |p|w 1 * Nif a va'' HTw W C>M*i>Vl 194 T. tuarr m.iu La. over snd spoke lo a labor group and somebody came out and said. ‘Well, that Is the kiss of death, because he spoke to that labor group* CRITICISED AGAIN "I then went over to New York, snd I was Introduced at a inass meeting by a Jewish rabbi. and some people sent word out to my state, and said, ■Senator Wheeler sold you peo ple down the river" Then a good <at hollo priest came out and said something about me, and then they said. ‘There he goes, now he has turned out and gone the other way.’ "Well, my friends, when It romes to the point In the United States of America that I can't talk to any group that is Inter ested In preserving American democracy, then It Is about time for us to quit talking about democracy, to giving llp-servlce, and say we are going to let some little clique or some one man run this government. "Now, I am opposed to one man government of the United States of America. And I am opposed to that one-man gov ernment. whether It is Mr. Roosevelt or Mr. Willkie, or any other Individual. “You know when you talk about Mr. Willkie and Mr. Roosevelt—ss a matter ol fact, the ticket shouldn't have been Mr. Roosevelt and Mr. Wallace —it should have been either Roosevelt and Willkie, or Wlll kle and Roosevelt. UNITY IN WAR "Then they say to you. but we want unity. Certainly. Who wants unity? I will tell you who wants unity, It is a little group of war-mongers In this country, who want to take us Into this war. I have said to them, as I have said on the floor of the Senate, you can have unity In the Cnlted States. "You can have unity to solve Ihe problems, our domestic prob lems. But you can't have unity to take the children, hoys of this country down the road to war and send them over there to be slaughtered in the trenches of Europe again, or you can’t aend them over to save democracy in China." &r' -fot™' g Nye 9 at Rally Here 9 Uryes Drive to Bloch Aid Bill (Continued from Pag* One) vised u* to »Uy away from; • Mil that is plunging us closer every day to that meas that Is Europe; a MB In which we Issue an Invitation to ourselves to join in the European war; and a hill that Is taking us straight down the road that lead* to war.” "It I* madnes*. If over there was madness In this world," the North Dakota Republican said. “Blit, the people of the United States are catching up with It fast. “They are catching up with It so fast and with a voice so loud that no Congress of these United State* will ever dare enact It Into law. UP TO BRITAIN “Before we should go all-out for Great Britain, let Great Britain go all-out for herself,” the senator said. The throng that occupied every seat in the great auditorium, over flowed through the aisles and on the stage and stood packed in the corridors, and yelled its approval. "Before we start to save Great Britain, let that country demon strate a readiness to do more than she has done to save her self. “There are millions and mil lions of dollars In the United States and South America that today ara held by the nationals of England. Let them spend these first to save thrmselvea before they come to us to save them. "The people of England are staging a sit-down strike against spending their own money to win their own war. KEPT OWN WEALTH “They did It once before back In 1915 and 1916 and brought us In a* ‘treasurer’ of the ‘allied team' In 1911. When that war was over we saw that Great Britain and her nationals had endless wealth that hadn’t been i touched by the war. "However eager we may be to help England survive, 1 am one of those who believe that we are again letting ourselves be made monkeys of, helping Eng land to he saved before England is ready fully to help in her own salvation. “However much we may want England to survive, we must acknowledge that there are limits beyond which we cannot go In aiding her, that M, If we really mean what we are say DETROIT EVENING TIMES (PHONE CHERRY. 8800) lag when we declare a determi nation to keep out of Europe’s war. Me committed a grave error 18 months ago when we repealed the arms embargo. “That was the first of our many steps which, added to gether, have totaled a tremen dously long step toward war.” NOT SHIELDING U. S. The argument that this country is being safeguarded by the Brit ish navy and if that navy is ever routed the United States will be wide open for attack by a Euro pean power, was ridiculed by S .\ator Nye. "There Isn't a military expert In the country today who doesn't know we are adequately pre pared to resist successfully any attack on the United States,” Senator Nye said. "We never yet have been de pendent on the British navy, we are not dependent on It today and God forbid the day ever cornea when we ever have to be. "We all want an adequate national defence. Our need for defense has been greatly en larged by such conduct of for eign policy as has : ien admin istered by President Roosevelt, He has challenged virtually every power upon this earth; has brought us enemies at a time when we ought to have been cultivating friendships. These challenges give u* need for greater defense than we have ever had need for before. “I em sure that the great hulk of the American |>eople want England to survive. Not because of any eause of democ racy which England represents, or not because English survival would constitute a victory against aggression, hut because England repres*nts a something that Is not common to those w ho battle England at this time. GAINFUL AGGRESSOR "As respects any victory for nonaggression at this time, we ought to be constantly mindful of the fact that no nation on earth has so outstanding a rec ord of gainful aggression as does Great Britain. “For the last three centuries the maddest and greatest ag gressor the world has ever seen haa been Great Britain. Under her flag today are hundreds of millions of souls who don't know what democracy means. "As for democracy under Great Britain, a study of condi tions prevailing In many lands dominated by that country Is Here's the 1 real smoker's cigarette 1 ...the top o' good smoking for smokers like us mhbhb , iLm ; /? r<g|L IQlmmittltL. #B^V the best evidence of how largely differing views England and the United States entertain as to the meaning of democracy.” Senator Nye vigorously de nounced the flood of propaganda spread over the country in an effort to Influence public opinion in favor of the lend-lease bill. One such attempt he described: "The financial editor of a great American newspaper, Leslie Gould, haa told how New York bankers sought to prevail upon him to write stories de signed to convince the American readers that England ought not to be required to undertake further liquidating of her pos sessions here; that England was fighting our war and that we ought to be ready to furnish a few billions to the cause. "When Gould refused to under take such a program, the bank ers told him that If he didn’t want to enjoy the advantages of such a newspaper ‘scoop,’ they could get Walter Llppmann or David Lawrence to do It “The whole attitude of the Morgans and the Lamonts and their propagandists has been such a* to Indicate clearly they want the United States Involved In the European war,” he charged. “They no longer talk about ‘steps short of war,’ just as President Roosevelt ceased talk ing about ‘steps short of war* after the votes were counted last November. "Today we’re feat quitting our own stand on foreign ground. We have adapted Britain’s eause as our own. We have done much to aid Britain and jeopardize our own peace and security. GRAB FOR POWER "Much of the help given has been dictated by hysteria. Now hysteria would seem to have us on the way to enactment of the lend-lease bill. "It might better be called the ‘throw-everything-away* bill. It Is the most amazing grab for power in all the history of our ] Republic.” “The lease-lend bill, he said 1 would give the President the following powers: "The power to make military alliances with any nation he chooses. “The power to give away the United States Navy, or any part of it he chooses. “The power to dispose of every scrap of defense material of the army. If he chooses. “The power to part with every airplane In our air service, when and If he chooses. "The power to hand over to other nations our military sec rets, If he chooses. “The power to open our har bors to a belligerent fleet and thus bring the war to our very shores. "The power to seize the ships of other nations and turn them over to a belligerent. “The power to Junk all the laws that now protect labor. "The power to send naval con voys Into war zones. "The power to fix the terms by which our defense materials are to he turned over to other nations. “The (tower to determine what payment. If any, this country should receive in return for these vast grants to another country. “The power to saddle upon the United Ntates the cost of a foreign government's war. “The power to place upon the taxpayers of the United States the entire cost of this second World War, If we enter It "The power to buy the British navy or any other navy, If he chooses. “The power to Ignore or repeal any existing law which the President alone may consider Interfering with his conduct of national defense. "The power to govern our whole foreign course through administrative proclamation. TRAVELING FAST “Let us not he deceived about where we are going,” Senator Nye warned. “We're on that road leading down to war and we’re traveling faster every day. Our Involv WHEN THE FINGER 4 FIR £ toucJoi. Ljou, \ My IP 59 ? *w Do you smoke the cigarette that SATISFIES Take out a Chesterfield ...and light it. You’ll like the COOL way Chesterfields smoke.. .you’ll like their BETTER TASTE:.. you’ll find them DEFINITELY MILDER— not strong...not flat. You can't buy a better cigarette . • • 1 ment in this war Is prayed for by leader* of Great Britain. They ara not going to be con tent alone with access to our finances. They want our men and Act 177(1, this same lend lease hill, gives them our men. And, what Is more, they will want ao m e American blood spilled In Europe to the end that we might expedite our war aid. "And there are Americans who will want to see blood •pilled again, when this goes far enough. It happened once before.” LIKE BENEDICT ARNOLD Senator Nye said he realizes there are patriotic Americans who sincerely believe that the lend lease bill will help keep us out of Europe's war, but, he added: "At for myself, as one de termined to keep this country out of that war, and knowing what la In the lend-lease bill, I could not support It without feeling such as Benedict Arnold must have felt on that day when he left West Point on his mission of aid to England. “In his annual message to Congress, President Roosevelt laid the base and paved the way for the lend-lease bill. What was In hit mind as a purpose Is por trayed In that message, 'ln our time and generation,’ he would ‘attain freedom of speech and expression freedom of worship, freedom from want and freedom from fear for every one, every where In the world.” MANY INTERRUPTIONS "More than a score of times the North Dakota senator's address was Interrupted by loud demon strations of approval of his words Cries of "Filibuster the bill,” "Im BE MODERN! GET 3-WAY RELIEF! 1- Relieve the Pam 2. Fight Infection 3. Promote Healing W' For Cuts, Scrapes, and Skin Irritations ss wall a* Burns and Scald*. In tubes, tins or jars at your druggist. UMGUENTINE «tur. v, s. r»t. og. Monday, March 3, 1941 peach the President," "Stop that bill," "Let's hold a referendum on war" and the like, interrupted him time and again. Then when he described how England and France would never have declared war on Germany had not former Ambassador Wil liam C. Bullitt assured them that they could count on the United States backing them to the end. Bullitt’s name was hissed and booed. The resolution, embodied in five sections, said: "As an assembly of Americans who love America most and first, we oppose any thing that looks like entrance Into this foreign war; and we oppose pas sage of House Resolution 1176 because it Is a step toward both war and dictatorship. “He renew our expression of deep antipathy for any thing that even mildly resembles un- AmericanUnt; we deplore the dictatorial philosophies of com-. mun Um. Hitlerism and fascism and it is because the I end-lease bill would lead us toward a dic tatorial form of government that we oppose It." Gerald L. K. Smith was chair man of the meeting, If Childs Young Relieve Muery of Coldi Improved Vidu W»y If your child Is miserable with muscular soreness or tightness, spells of coughing or Irritation trom a cold-you'll welcome the relief a “Vapoßub Message" brings. 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