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The Tacoma times. [volume] (Tacoma, Wash.) 1903-1949, April 24, 1917, Image 1

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Yon will find all the big
iw-Mii of the <l«> and all The
Time* spet-inl faaturea in this
paper m usual, hut inside.
YOU!-YOU!-YOU!-YOU!
The Tacoma Times
lc A COPY. THE ONLY INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER IN TAGOMA. lc A COPY.
ACOMA. WASHINGTON, TUESDAY, APRIL 24, I<H7. VOL. XIV. NO. 107.
TAC9KA
NIGHT EDITION
WEATHER
Tacoma: Fair.
Washington: Same,
light frost east portion.
THAT IS
UNCLFS
DEMAND
By the Editor
President \Vi!§on has pledg
ed ALL of the resource* of the
United State-- to help M'.tash'
the Prussian war machine.
That include* YOU.
It is becaUM The Times is
anxious to bring the fad hmiie.
to every per-, v in Tacunu that
we today are giving up all oi
this page t<i this appfal.
.\m\ that does not mean that
either President Wilson or The
Times expects every per-' n ill
Tat' ma to go to the trendies.
J hat is absurd.'
First and Foremost, We
Must Produce More Food
< )nlv one man perhaps in a
hundred or two hundred of us
will ever be fortunate enough!
to In called foe that spectaculafl
sen ice.
Only one Tacotna woman in
tooo perhapt will be taken to
Europe as- a nurse.
BUT—
Every one of ua that doe* n<>t
devote long, hard, thoughtful,
efficient hours of service in
tome form of <it her to the nar
(iotial cause v ill be a real
slacker.
The Times lins been devot*
in;;' much space to a discussion
of the various forms of service)
we might—ami must —|*er-
fi'iiu.
It i> becoming increa*ingrjj
apparent thai «>ne of the great
est needs of Uncle Sam ami
the people of the world is more
food.
Avoid Wastefulness and
Shun White Flour Bread
This ui''(tiis tlial YOU hove
0 patriotic duty to plant pota
toes, and to plant tltriii quickly.
To plant vegetables. To raise
all the chickens possible, iv
stimulate your flocks to laying
tlw maximum number of eggs.
To breed Belgian hares.
This means that YOU should
«v« i<l every lotTO of f<« xl
wasefulnctt.
That YOU should bake war
bread! instead of while bread. *
It means that you should
help gear Tacotna up i" a
month-running state of high.
industrial efficiency.
Insist that the tideflats rail
way he started NOW.
Demand War Market and
Saving of Daylight
Insist that a war market l>e
established by the city at onct,
central, level, free to all. so that
the middleman may he elimin
ated.
Raise your voice for moving
ahead the cW-ks. so that our
evenings may lx: daylighted and
we thus may Ik* enabled to cul
tivate onr gardens to the max
imum.
Prepare to facilitate the
m< bilization and training of
vast lx.dies of men at American
lake: there are endless ways
Tacomans can assist in that.
Prepare to help Uncle Sam
turn <Ait \voo<len ships by the
were ami thus laujjh at the Ü
boat.
These are just a few of the
ways — humble they way be, but
rsscittM — in which YOU can
(in YOUR part to win this tear
for America and Humanity.
Stand up and answer 'Hen!*

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