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ARMY MOVES AGAINST MEXICO CITY!
GEN. ROBLES HEADS 22,000 MEN IN NEW REVOLT
< lulled PNM Uml Wlr«-.)
HCItMN, (><«. i!4.—Two
powerful armies, attacking
from oiwt and west, tin-eaten
to rriiNli Ituiiiaiiia in •>
nifiility HM and put lit>r out
of the war in-fore winter.
Field Mar-hul Miekinm'l
Geniißn-Hiilßiirian-Tiirkinli CorOM |
have captured nearly a third of j
the C'onstan/.a-fVrnavoda railway
and are pressing in upon Ornu
The Rumanian foroo that evac
uated Constanzn is falling back
hastily to escape annihilation.
Tho Rumanian Danube town of
HaHova, eight milps south of the
important bridgehead at CUM
voda, and at the railway .junction
of Medjldia, has been Mptnr«4
by con Macliensen'ss armiew, it was
officially announced today.
"On Rumania's western front.
Field Marshal FalkonhaynV army
has resumed the offensive.
It 1b believed here that serious
riot* will occur In the Rumanian
capital when news of the loss of
Rumania's only import seaport is
MawMMWl'i easy victory at
Constanza was due partly to :he
RusHO-Ruminiians' lack of artil
lery, it Is understood here.
\Vhen Falkfiihayn began
sweeping the Rumanians out. of
Transylvfinia the Rumanians has
tily shifted puns from Dobrudia
to the Transy Ivan lan passes to
check the Invasion of their west
The devinive victory over the
Rumanians in expected to have a
tremendous influence In fjreece,
itifling the allies' attempts to ob
tain Greece's armed support.
(1 ullr.i Pr«M ln.nl Wire.)
SAN FRANCISCO—Sitting as
a juror in a civil case, former Kire
Chief O'Shaughnessy officially ad
vocated turning the high pres
sure fire hose on all wife-beaters, j
SAN FRANCISCO — Ger
man Consul Uopp .t ii in >n in ill
that he had received 920,000
»i>rih of gold, lai'Kely wed
ding rings, as offerlnßs to the
<•< TMiiin cause by women
wlni-c 11 us lin ml-, or brothers
are in the German army.
CHICAGO —"I've an Injury to
my leg and can't work," said John
Sanders, charged with non-sup
port. His wife testified he was
ablo to dance all night. "Guilty."
POUGHKEEPSIE, N. V.—Mrs.
Vincent Astor grabbed a bucket
at a fire and fought, in very scant
tttire, to quench the blaze.
XBW YORK—.lunt to bust
the w<-<lilliiu MiiMt the flve
buck in.ii rim;.- fee luis liri-fi
rut down in this old town to
nothing more- tlmn (In if. At
•in linll for one and all
that's what the price will be.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Har
lanri Hamlln and his wife enter
ed Into an agreement that if eith
er cursed the one who did not use
profanity could hit the one who
did. They both had black eyes
■when they appeared In court.
$30 AND $44
ii iilirii Prru I.caitd Wire)
NEW YOUK, Oct. 4 —The two
lending war brides, General Mo
torH and Bethlehem Steel, both
of which sold lielow $30 a share
before the war, featured today's
'stock market with big Jumps to
new record high prices.
Bethlehem Steel shot upward
$44 to $620.
General Motors sold up $17 to
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IMIOYIDKNCK, H. 1., Oct.
2-I.—That (apt lloy-Bd, de
barred (iernian naval attache
Of the Washington rmbiis.-j,
dlnpatched the 1-58 and two
other submarines here to
force .i I'nited State* ruling
on i In-ir activities, was claim
ed by the Providence Jour
Further, that paper stated that
the U-03, the U-4 8 and the U-61
HUGHES WOMEN PLAN A
WEEK FULL OF ACTITITY
The Women's Auxiliary of the
National Hughes committee, Mrs.
W. H. Johnston, manager, has
completed its program for the
iweek, as follows:
Wednesday, 2:30, meeting with
Mrs. Samuel Knight, 704 South
Yaklma avenue. Hostesses, Mrs.
Nellie Munger, Mrs. John Mitchell.
Speakers, William D. Askren, F.
A. Magill. Mrs. Tohnias Wayne
will have charge of a musical pro
Thursday, 2 o'clock, meeting
with Mrs. A. B. Corbell, 319 3rd
ay. S. E., Puyallup; Hpeakers, F.
A. Latcham; $2.30, meeting with
Mrs. John B. Roben. 3019 South
11th st., speakers, Col. Albeit E.
Jonb .md Senator Walter Davis;
EPISCOPALIANS GO DRY
(I nllril IVr«. l.m>ril IVlrr.)
ST. LOUIS, Mo., Oct. 24.—The
house of deputies of the Pioteet
ant church of America, in confer
ence here today, went on record
In favor of prohibition.
The house of deputies adopted a
resolution Introduced last week
giving church sanction to any
movement that will aid in sup
pressing the liquor traffic.
An invitation to the Jews of
America to enter the Episcopal
church and accept Jesus Christ, at
the same time retaining the cus
toms and modes of worship of
still are in American waters.
In support of its claims, the
Journal published a letter which
it claimed Boy-Ed had written
"In order to ascertain where
we stand, -we must, therefore,
force the issue and sec to what
extent America is willing to carry
out her alleged humanitarian
ideals liy helping us to save the
lives of those whose ships we de
stroy in the coming campaign in
the Western Atlantic.
2:30, with Mrs. S. F. Markham,
1043 South B»">th. Hostesses, Mrs.
D. E. Buckmaster, Miss Katherine
Davis. Speakers, F. A. Magill, E.
Friday, 2, with Mrs. Joseph
Mitchell, South 86th and A, speak
ers, F. G. Id■nimiii. Lieut. Oov.
Hart; 2:30, with Mrs. Sarah Sat
terly, 4118 South J st., speakers,
F. A. Magill, E. B. Brockway;
2:30. Mrs. Calvin Barlow. 222 St.
Helen's ay., speakers, Lorenzo
Wow, Lieut. Oov. Hart.
Saturday, 7:30 p. m., Friends'
church, North Bth and State sts.,
speakers, Dix Rowland, C,ol. Al
bert E. Joab. Musical program.
Literature and buttons will be
on hand for distribution.
their fathers, was issued by the
church of America today.
HONOR MEMORY OF
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PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 24. —
Flags were hoisted to half-mast
today In memory of General
James Jackson, veteran Civil war
leader, Indian fighter and former
inspector-general of the Oregon
National Guard who died at -his
home bere Saturday.
Makes a Pet
of Old Bass
Oct. 24. —A pet black bass,
which year after year corner
to the boathoutse to be fed,
and is aln.ost tame enough
to permit one to "scratch
its back," Is reported at Syl
van Lake, Rome City, by
Ralph Raber, local manu
facturer, who spends his
summers at the lake.
Mr. Raber says the fifth is
thee every season, and that
the fact he is fed well prob
ably keeps him away from
the anglers' artificial bait.
(InMrd Vrrnn ».ca«*il Wlr».>
I'ARIS, Oct. 24. — Serbian
troops have resumed the advance
against Monastir, capturing Uer
man-DulKar trendies to a depth
of half a mile and inflicting heavy
li»-srfc on tlie enemy, it was offi
cially announced today.
Clearings $ ftoit,r>oo.l4
(> ..H.-.i PrrM 1.«-n«ril «lrr.|
PORTLAND, Ore,, Oct. 24. —
Great Britain has purchased two
shiploads of flour in Portland
during the last few days, accord
ing to apparently reliable reports
Hritiiih agents are eagerly seek
ing more but are handicapped by
lack of ships and mills to handle
They are said to have paid con
siderably more than the market
price, which is $7.80 a barret .or
patent flour today.
One Chicago firm, it was learn
ed, bought nearly 1,000,000 bush
els of wheat In the Pacific North
west within a week. 1U agents
i paid |1.65 a bushel (or blutsUm,
U'n'lril Pm— I ......l Wirr.k
MOW YORK, Oct. I'l. One of
(lie bingosi robberiM that ims <»
funcil ulioul Npw York in ji'uih
WBB itiioili'J to | lie police Unlay
when Trunk Qfcy (iiiswold, innni
incni Wall sivicl nnd iportlai
niisii. told of imiKlii's enterlnf Ills
I,Oil" IxlilMll homo IHHI Illicllt illlll
Moaptng with J*w*ln ma silver
; Viilm il mI i-clw ecu |80 ( 000 and
<lill.il Tttm I •-i-i-ii Wire.)
PORTLAND, ore.. Oct. t\,
Kifti iii million ici't of lumber
miiHl lie iuppllod by mills ol Orc
| Ron, Wusliin^um and Idaho for
ihr eonatructlon of 2,r.<> o freight
| cars ordered today by the Union
i I'aciiic r.vxtam
A Dumber O( liin firms here
will bid on ilir contract,
Fifteen hundred Nn cars m 4
i.ooti automobile can an re
(tiillnl I-,.-. 1 .«..,! Wire.)
WINNIPEG, Man., Oct. 14, —
Using an appeal to patriotism.
Prtmter Bortfra at Ottawa today
Issmd mi ii'ldreKß to tbl Chiukluui
PMlflc iniinmeii to dcluy tlulr
fMtral coiiHt-to-ii)ast strike,
lobednlpd for r> p. m. touiorruw.
The men replied that a delay
| now is .■,'■• i lUi pointing to tlie
i road's iionntiful onmingi on ac
i lount 0| the war.
(I Illlill I'l. •-. I thk.-iI \\ Irr.l
DKNVBR, «)<'t. 24. —Col. Roose
velt surprised the local republican
committee here today by declaring
he Ik supporting Judge Ben Lind
sey, running on the democratic
tickei ti> ittCCOOd himself on the
"Ifni I might add," said the col
onel, "that Hen Lindscy is the only
Wilson supporter that I'm for."
I Talk o* the Times |
t .ll •-• inii-. could you name
lift 11-Hicl I 111- lIIMIKHTHIif (HII
-•11 ' ,i. lor In iii« mini gover
\«'itlier could we, until we
luipixncd to see an official
He's Tlionuis I ally.
So ii's l.isti-i ami I .it II j —
lio«'k that for euphony.
Red Sox got more money than
Humored that ga*olliie
■Mm Ih to be reduced.
l|iini|ili. we ilon't see why;
thf weather I* Mill fine for
Probably the reason the oppo
sition to bills IS and 24 has rais
ed such v burning issue is because
He gave up smoking,
Poor old Bill!
He tried It in a
—Cincinnati (O.) Enquirer.
He gay» up speeding.
Poor old Ross!
He tried to beat a
i—Macon (Ga.) Telegraph.
*He gave up loving,
Poor old Jim!
He met a girl,
She married him.
He gave up hunting,
Poor old Peer!
He was nits-
Taken for a deer.
(I llllr.l |>rr«« I .n.ril Wire.)
i;i. I'AKO, T<\.. Oct. 24.—
Qmmml .lom> Koliles, in coin
llianil of HfM| ll ml
K'\ 0111 l idlli'l'-. lltis -Luii'd 11
niHiih on Mexico City l<>
iliivf out I'il'hl < hirf < airaii
/;l Illlol'dlllH til II wtlltCllK'lll
limdc iK're today liy I inillano
(until, '"('riclary to Itolilcw,
who iinhcil 11oin (In- milion
nl i'H|iilnl nflci- Oclm-riiiK a
Ifltrr •li'in.'iiHliiiLi ili.ii ('nr
■ Ji ii/ii aliilicnti 1 mid PfIMM
lei'lHin politit.il prIMMM
Tli<* ic\olnlicniht ('(iliiiiiiik liavo
;i!i(;iily cnUTt'il the lUlt* of I'iip
l>la, smith of the (apiial, ('until
W'Hshinnton f-'tate dC|MrtnSßt
(iiriiials Ik>iv> liave rolialilr infor-
I mutton Hint Robin eonnaaadi
191,090 in" :inil control!* the en
iirp stiiic ot Oum,
liKine nmiilK-rs of this coni-
I niiiml were- lOrnicrlv aillifrcnts of
Uolilcs was sent liy tho Mexican
(if facto government to cMipaiia
aKuiiiHl Mbi, Insicad, Itoliles, aiwl
DIM ihsiml their cAtnmandii the
Former taking the |—ilowhtp.
II iillril I'rria l.rnKnl WlrPt
WASHINGTON, 1). «'., Oct. 24.
Export! of brondotaffi from the
i ii 11• (I States during Die nine
monllik ending with September,
totalled 1810,241.171, a drop of
$U0,000.n00 from the correnponcl
ing period of last year.
ICxports of meut and ilairy ,>ro
ducts for the kIM months totaled
$ I 9.',688,049, an increase of more
Cotton exports for fie period
totalled |1!4,641,799, M Increase
of more than $1 .".,000,000.
COTTON NEAR 20 CTS.
i I ■■ I ■ i-rl l'n<« I < nscil Wlrr.i
NEW YOHK, Oct. 24. —Cotton
climbed toward 20 centK today. In
early trading on the cotton ex
change there were advances of 12
to 25 points to new high levels.
July cotton Hold at 19.G9, up 23,
December at 19.41, up 22.
An limn pnper speak* of
'fin us "Zieicfold'a Fillies."
Which would you rather hear
blow —the bugle or the 7 o'clock
So would we.
(From the tola, K«s., IteulNter.)
Mrs. Roberts went to Kan
sas City with n car of liors.
Heveral of the nciichhors
went in together to nmkc up
What has become of the up-to
Who affected nose glasses,
Who held her hand up over her
head when she shook hands with
Who wore wire hair rnts,
Who said, "No, really, I don't
lare. .My v alat is Just naturally
Who wore a pair of garters on
Who collected friendship hearts
for her bracelet?
€> ■ »»
HERE'S A FACT TO
POSTCARD TO I'OUR
FRIENDS IN THE EAST
The Bilrowe Alloys Co. of
Tacoma, manufacturers of
ferro tungaten, ferro man
ganese and other alloy*,
which has enlarged Its plant
several times, Is about to en
large again to take car* of
; contracts just closed with ■
j tome of the largest steel |
manufacturers in the east.
QWtQfQtQR luff I fcUl I lUol^lGWmi
Tacoma: Fair tonight and
Wednesday; frost tonight.
j Washington: Same.
The conspiracy between Candidate Hughes and!
the professional <iorinan-Ainericans to drive Prett"
dent Wilson out of office because lie compelled war*
mad Germany to conduct its submarine activities iui
conformity with international law, is the most vii-
American thing that ever has occurred in a president
Wo use the word conspiracy advisedly. What oth
er Interpretation < ism be put upon the attitude <>4
Hughes, who, knowing or the activities of: these pro
fessional German-Americans, that their declare<J
purpose is to discipline the president of the United
States, by his silence consents to he the beneficiary!.
The "hundred percent candidate" may talk ahout'
"undiluted Americanism" until ho is black in the
face. Such expressions are meaningless.
But his attitude toward the German-American
anti-Wilson propaganda is full of meaning.
It is the altitude of a man who is so obsessed witii
the ambition to gain the presidency thai ho is willing,
to accept the office at the hands of t liohc who braz
enly put the interests of a foreign nation ahead of
the interests of the United Stales.
What other meaning can bo read into the bittwf
Fight which the professional German-Americans ar»i,
making against the president?
They do not even try to cover up the motives that!
Has one of them said that he is against Wilson he*
cause he has betrayed America I
No; the president has betrayed Germany in the in
terest of America, therefore, he must be defeated.
Thlk is the president's offense. For this, every]
voter with the fraction of a drop of German blood in
his veins is called upon to drive Wilson out of the,
presidency and to put Hughes in.
Jt was this influence more than any other that de
feated Koosevelt for the republican nomination and
made Hughes the candidate.
If Hughes should he elected it will he this infill*
ence that will have elected him.
There is no getting away from this fact.
It is the big, outstanding fact of the campaign.
The election of Hughes, under these circumstances,
would be notice to Germany that the majority of the
American people disapprove of the firm stand taken
by President Wilson against submarine warfare.
It is not at all unlikely that the final decision by)
the (lerman government, as to whether it ahull re
sume unrestricted submarine warfare, has been de
ferred until after the presidential election.
When a vote on this proposition was taken in the'
(jcrman reichstag recently, the result was very dosat.
Of course the determining factor was President
Let the German-Americans defeat Wilson on this
issue as they are frankly trying to do, with the assist
ance of Hughes, and the vote in the reichstag will bo'
THE WHOLE SITUATION IS FULL OF DYNA
MITE AND ANY MAN WHO IS A PARTY TO IT,
AS HUGHES IS, IS UNFIT TO BE PRESIDENT.
WILSON WAVE SWEEPING
GRAYS HARBOR COUNTRY
The Grays Harbor country, tra
ditionally a republican strong
hold, is being swept by a Wilson
This is the report brought back
to Tacoma by James D. Smyths,
engineer, and secretary of the
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engi
neers In Tacoma, after a week's
visit in cities and towns of >.h«
"Everywhere I went," he said
Tuesday, "I met old-time repub
licans who are out-and-out for
"In the business section of
Aberdeen I could find only one
Hughes campaign picture, while
pictures of President Wilson ap
peared in the dlbplay window* of
'stores and business houses every
"Of the 199 registered voter*
In fosmopolls, I found that 132
were members of the Wilson In
"Traveling men and other pas
sengers on the trains were nearly
all talking Wilson. On one train
a straw vote was taken with this
"Wilson, 116; Hughes, 14;
Bention, '1; Hauler, 3."
Smythe said that the railway
trainmen in Tacoma and through
out ilin state are solid for th«j
"Better Uian 99 per cent of to*
men In Tacoma are going to voUl
for Wilson," he declared.
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