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Hap*#«lngs That Ar* Mäkln« History • NEWS OF A WEEK IN CONDENSED FORM I RECORD OR THE EVENTS TOLD IN BRIEFEST MANNER POSSIBLE — Information Gathtrad from AU Quarter* of th# Glob* site OivM In • r*w Um«. IMTERMOJNTAIN. Though report* rwehwl by the state Ward of health Indicate a spread if | Kpatiisb Influenaa throughout atate of Utah, no or«-*»tan for hysteria exist», according to statements made by Dr T. I) Beatty, «tale health com have I ; I . i ml »«loner Twelve hundred n now been reported In Utah. The men next person In Utah «tld ■ K» should In- with H, e Hun* I« the! burglarized the Red Crows I I thief Who storehouse in Kllvor City and stole ■ I Pvt of Hot hing which had been coiled- j ed for the Belgian*. Titer# is no clue ! U* the unpatriotic thief. A quarantine against the city of He- I er» in Camp lewis, was ordered 17,«relay The or,1er waa be j »oed »I Hie request of Keottle city ! suthoritles to prevent soldiers eon- ! tractln* Influente, which i* prevalent I« Kettle according to military I I j ante for ■ »UI I,. »ritte» A saving of XhUU.OOll lia» been ef. fee ted to apple growers In Oregim, Washington »ml Ids ho flits year, ac cording to F. J. Miller, chairman of the Oregon I'uhlic service commission, who telegraphed front Washington (hat the railroMd administration has granted a reduction front 6 1.26 to 61,10 per URI pound* in the tratiacoiiHueutal freight rat* for apple*. The Drat case» of Hpaiilsh Influente mil e«l in Nevada were reported to best II» officer* a I Reno, Tuesday, four person* Iwing found lufected wilii Hi# disease within a f#w hour*. Kentcnee of two yearn In McNeil'» island federal penitentiary and N fine of gum for the acceptance of a bribe. *«• lmi».*ed on Janie« A. Wisst, for mer assistant ferlerai food adtulniatra lor for Nevada. DOMESTIC. Harry Klügling, yonugest of the six brothers who (luring the last twenty five year» have hoeu prominent in the elrcu* world, died at Harahao, Wi»., of act and other internai disorder». A German submurlitw waa »unk a few tin* from the Atlantic coast Friday morning by a shelf front a Braaiifait n*r, it waa reported whnp til* Ves tel arrived at an Atlantic port. Boat men within a few days will as sume the task of delivering telegraph es classed a* nigiit letters In !.. »!> lue»« cities and town« wh#ra postal defiv are maintained. •I A resolution recommending that tlie Thou J. Mooney Hite "it» I!* labor he presented to the war labor aspect board and be dealt with as a war Issue. waa adopted unatiimoualy hy the Gall P fonda Federation of I arbor in conven tion at Han Diego. Ket*e«t«si by public woman r statements prosecuting officials that no could l»e convicted of murder in Gt»»k County (Chicago) were modified on Thursday when a Jury found Mrs. «sue* Kowalski, an aged union labor f, guilty of tuaitsiuugliter at her trial on a charge of healing to death »tmi Per woman who had refused to wot t Join a union. In announcing award* in three la bor >o«lr»v erste«, the war labor hoard laid down the rale that in» worker ahull draw overtime or extra time |»ay uti le«» tie work* forty-etght regular hours a week, excepi where Illness or *»>me other Ju»t cause prevents. The rice tariff has been suppressed by the Philipptue« senate, making ef fective a porelutuailou by Governor General Frauds lint ton Harrison di recting that such a move be taken to tower the coot of living lu the is it Five hundred convict* in the Jute am at Ran Quentin, went on »trike following com ma, and mitt of the »täte p Cm! against the mil! h were Induced to re urn to work by Wanten J unies A. ohnsto« pi! all but fifty ot Ji nan Julius Kahn of Gall Dllcan member of (be house military affair* committee, la a ajmeeb made before the Associa Hog of Gotnmi r. ,- at Chicago, declared that by the ei will have neu» front lhaa alt her allies put together and will have obtained absolute mas tery of the air. The American ateauter Weatgat# of the naval oversea* transportation serv ice baa been sunk at sea with the toss of six tieiubers of her crew, til col. list ou with the steamer American. The ft tea tli nn pt»-fc*d up th# survivor*. Kennt» of American sailor» C iKigr He| da, rank in, I« of tbia year America Irpianes on the buttle „I were killed or wounded by ahrajutei fired by » after it had tor Thouderogu, a German submarii gniaeMt »ff tin- Allant!* the sli ho art ri Ihr Jîttl **«• y ti*td by twenty cd at an Atlantic ig h aui a British freighter. 1*01 Baldwin, w»dl known light weight. ii<ed ut Boston of pneumonia He was A4 years old. Baldwin, tn the Mi »■areer. fought Ad W«»l priin Cross, Freddle Welsh and Mor;.n I « .. h Owe K Bum a. at -IglHw eights. More than 500 of Cleveland'* WW firemen have imumln) blanket reslg MliMM to Pli» Cbtef < »purge A. Wal lace, to take «ffwt ( iotober IK. The men demand that Hie city enforce the eight hour charter amendaient, buck pay «ml un Increane In wit (fen. Wilson selected ••Aille»" mnl "Consort'' un the tin me« for two Ships to lie bmneliet) ut the yard* of the Knti mu line limit corpora ttmi In N'ew»rk mi Octolier 14, In the presence of diplomatic representative* of the iweuty.thre* allied nation*. TM« jour - » wheat crop will he 918, *»>.000 bushel*. the department of ug ricuitiire ha* announced In It* fire. Hint nary estimate of production. Win ter w lieu I prod net ion I« bushel* mnl »firing wheet production S83. 196.090, Mr*. Woodrow 555.725,000 WASHINGTON. With mure than l,9U0,(Wt> American troop« embarked for the front and an army of 2,000,OtXl men In preparation make victory certain, General March, chief of staff, ut his weekly conference Friday, sounded an urgent c»|| for popular stip|H>rf for Hie fourth Utterly loan III order that the Ameri can armies utay have full support. **«'lftrl»ig that a decided shortage In "" '' v, ' r > " rf,,r ' »»"*" lie made to conserve present supply, Mark Iteqiin, oil Hdmliiistrntor, urged ,n "* n K'*' «" * U >V "I»'*''" 1 influenza the public health H *' rvi ' *' Investigating the causes of *he conditions wtilch •»»' l«* rt hy carriers in epldemh'» of the malady. In urging the tiution to put forth Its maximum effort in the war, par ticularly in financing It, Acting Secre tary of War ('rowel! said that this would he the worst possible time to stacken the efforls to defeat the cen tral powers. The tax on theatre tickets sold at news stands, hotels ami places other than the theatre In witleh Hie perfor mance Is given was increased from 5 per cent, as fixed by the house, to id |«-r cent by the senate finance com mittee In revising Hie war revenue blit. tlie mate finance committee lit eon sidering the war lax bill, to take no action Hint would in any way obstruct production. FOREIGN. Kmpernr William Inis summoned Hi* sovereigns of all the German federal states to Berlin for u consultation be fore answering President Wilson'» note, according to a Cologne dispatch. •Such a conference Is unique In the his tory of Germany. A large number of American troops have hfetl lost a« tlie result of the sink ing of the transport Otranto In Hi« North channel between the Scottish und Irish cousis in a collision with tlie steamer Kashmir. The Otranto, after the eoIJIaton, wu* dashed to pieces on the rock* off the south Scotftsh const With a probable loss of 372 American soldiers. Traveler* arriving at Basel, Switzer land, from Germany assert Huit they encountered considerable risks heenuse the French and American heavy gun* aiv homlilng with considerable effect the railways connecting tlie southern Rhine cities. Near the Swiss frontier the railway was struck hy «hell* sev eral times at different isiluts. The British press describes the tnr |mh]oIiik of the Irish mall boat Leinster in the Ht. George channel a* tlie worst submarine crime since in> sinking of Hie Lusitania. A Canion dtsputcli says tlie southern military government ha* formally de clared war on the government of Presi dent Hsu Shin <'hang, "because Hsu Shlli Chang accepted a bogus parlia ment election, thus recognizing Hie new parliament and refusing to respect the existing provisional constitution." Gen. Michael Alexleff, cotnmaiider llt-ehief of Hie IIiishIhii Imperial armies in 1917, died at Yekuterlnomar on Oc tober Id, according to a r#|»irt received here from Kiev. Tlie porte lias been advised Hint Bulgaria is expected to send troops against Turkey in an expedition planned hy the entente allies, accord ing to a dispatch to the Kxciuing* Telegraph »•»uiquiuy from Amsterdam, quoting advices from Constantinople. An American bombing expedition consisting of more Hum 350 machines on October 9 drop|<ed thirty-two tons of explosive* on German cantonments In the are« between Wavrllle and Ihmivlliera, about twelve tulle* north of Verdun. Australia Is about to put into effect the license system for the control of import*, it is announced by W. A, Watt, the treasurer of Hie common wealth. Th# cabinet had approved Hie principle, he said, and the lietails were being framed. There are persistent rumors among the working classe* In Germany, ac cording to advice* received at Basel. Switzerland, that Germany's Imperial bunds mu) become valueless. The ru inora have their basis in the repeat ml entente victories. Tlie people of nu merous towns are said to tie unload ing their war loans at extraordinarily low price* nud a twttib' seems liniul uettt. I Hiring fifteen attcc —ft i v# »lay* re | eently the British artillery buried i RM** 'haw JtMMO tous of shell* a day I upon the enemy, according lo a state ment hy Winston Spencer Churchill, the minister of munitions. Mesopotamian dispatches record the arrival inside the British lines of 47, j Iks) Assyrian. Armenian and Russian refugees front Urumluh. Persian Ar menia. who broke through the Turk lab front mid made tneir eaenpe. i : t Alexander Feudorovieh Trepoff. for mer KukmIuu premier, lias beet* shot. according to advices from Petrograd. GERMANY ACCEPTS PEACE TERMS LAID DOWN BÏ WILSON Offen» to Evacuate Invaded Ter ritory as Prerequisite to an Armistice. Su«c**t* That th* President May Occasion th* Meeting of a Mixed Comrnlsaion for Making the Necessary Arrangement«. Washington. —■ Germany's reply to President Wilson'* inquiry, inter cepted a* It was being «eut by the great wireless tower* at Nauen and forwarded here Saturday night, Octo ber 12, ill an official dispatch from France, declares Germany I* ready to accept President Wilson's peace terms, evacuate the Invaded territory as u prerequisite to au armistice and that Hie hid for peace represent* the German people us well as the govern ment. Although on II» face the text of the German note seems to he a complete acceptance of President Wilson'* terms', the people of the United States and the allied countries should tie cautioned ugalnst accepting it as such a compliance of (lie president's de mand* ns will menu immediate cessa tion of hostilities. Without any attempt to discount what appeared to tie, at a casual read ing, an acceptance of the terms the president lias laid down, offielala here were very positive as not accepting the German note as a document which means the end of the war. It needs to be examined und fully considered before the views of the American gov ernment can he stated. Should President Wllsou finally de cide that there Is enough sincerity in Germany's proposition to transmit it to the ailles, as the German chancel lor requested, It should he borne in mind that Great Britain, France and the other entente nations must be taken into cotisideratlon for decision then ns to whether an armistice should be granted or whether discus sions should be undertaken to carry out the details of the application of President Wilson's peace terms. Text of Note. The text of the note follow! : In reply to the questions of the president of the United States of America, the German government hereby declares : The German government has ac cepted I Im terms laid down by Presir dent Wilson In UN urfdrre* of Janti * ary Stli and In ills subsequent ad dresses on the foundation of a perma nent peace of Justice. Consequently, Its object in eutertng Into discussions would lie only to agree upon practical details of tile application of these terms. The German government be lieve* Hint the governments of the powers associated with the govern ment of the United Stales also take the position taken by President Wil son In Ids address. The German gov ernment, In accordance with the Aus tro Hungarian government, for the purpose of bringing about an armi stice, declares Itself ready to comply with Hie propositions of the president in regard to evacuation. The German government suggests that the presi dent may occasion Hie meeting of a mixed commission for making the necessary arrangements concerning the evacuation. The present German government, which lias undertaken the responsibility for tills step toward peace, tins been formed hy conferences and in agreement with the great majority of the reichstag. The chan cellor. supported in all Ills actions by the will of this majority, speaks in the ■mine of (lie Geniiun government and of tlie German people. (Signed) ROLF, State Secretary of Foreign Office. Berlin, October 12. 1918. May Lead to Peace. At tile first reading til# text would seem to answer, in a 111 antler which might load to peace, all Hie questions President Wilson asked of Chancellor Maximilian In his Inquiry, which was aent as an answer to the German I wb co note received lier»» October 7. In this Inquiry the president de clared 15> would not propose an armi stice while troop» of the central pow ers remained on invaded soil ; he aak#d whether Prince Maximilian ac cepted the terms of peace as laid down, or merely wanted to discuss th#m "a* a basis for negotiation," and finally he asked whether the chancellor merely represented the mil itarists who have been conducting the war. Tlie one point which appeared to loom tip In the text of tlie unofficial copy I* whether Chancellor Maximil ian and Foreign Secretary Rolf can in reality represent the German people, as the reply declares they do. Greek Troops Did Good Work Athens. Greece.—Tlie Greek tr<s»pa that participated in tlie recent offen alve which resulted in the surrender of Bulgaria have been highly compli mented hy tlie general In command of tlie British troops in Macedonia. Thought Armistice Had Been Signed. With the Army In France. —• The British cavalrymen fr»inf have taken prisoners who said they were ander the impression that nn »ir-ulsüi-e hml been s!-- »—' and Hint, therefore, they surrend -red. ^ perilling on this M'S PEACE TERMS WHICH THE GERMANS ACCEPT All Invaded Territory to Be Evacuated and Freedom of Seas to All Nations. Belgium to Be Restored, French Terri tory Freed, Independent Polish State Erected and Russia Given Chance to Become Froe Nation. The fourteen terms of peace set down by President Wilson in his ad dress of Jauuury 8, und accepted by ttie Germans, und the additional "four isdnts" outlined hy him lit his ML Vernon speech of July 4, are us fol lows : 1. Open covenants of peace, openly arrived Ht, after which there «hull be no private International understand ings of any kind but diplomacy shall proceed always frankly and in the pub lic view. il. Absolute freedom of navigation iijKjit Hie sens, outside territorial wa ters, alike in peace and in war, except as the seas tuny he closed in whole In part by International action for the enforcenieuut of international lints. HI. Tlie removal, so fur as pos sible, of all economic harriers and ttie establishment of an equality of trade conditions among all the nations sentlug to the peace and associating themselves for Its maintenance. IV. Adequate guarantees given und taken that nutlonul armaments will lie reduced to tlie Ufwest points consistent with domestic safety. V. A free, open-minded and abso lutely impartial adjustment of all co lonial claims, based upon a strict ob servance of the principle that in deter mining all such questions of elgnty the interests of Hie populations concerned must have equal with tlie equitable claim« of tlie gov ernment whose title is lo he deter mined. VI. Tlie evucuatlon of all Russian territory und such a settlement of ail questions affecting Russian territory and a settlement of all questions uf 'eetlug Russia as will secure Hie liest und freest co-nperutlon of the other nations of the world in obtaining for her an unhampered and unembarrassed opportunity for the independent déter mination of lier own political .develop ment and national policy and assure lier of a sincere welcome iuto tlie so ciety of free nations under Institutions ,tf I"*- <,»*• rtKKxatn«; unci, inon than u welcome, assistance also of every kind that she may need and may her self desire. Tlie treatment accorded Russia by lier sister nations in the months to come will be tlie acid test of their good will, of their compre hension of lier needs as distinguished from their own Interests, and of their intelligent and unselfish sympathy. VII. Belgium, the whole world will agree, must be evacuated and restored, without any attempt to limit the sov ereignty which she enjoys in common With all other free nations. No other single act will serve as this will serve to restore confidence among the na tions in the laws which they have themselves set and determined with one another. Without this healing net the whole structure and validity of international law is forever impaired. VIII. All French territory should lie freed and the invaded portions re stored, und the wrong done to France by Prussia in 1871 in tlie matter of Alsace-Lorraine, which has unsettled the peace of the world for nearly fifty years, should be righted. In order that peace may once more lie made secure in the interest of all. IX. A readjustment of tlie frontiers of Italy should lie effected along clear ly recognizable lines of nationality. X. Tlie peoples of Austria-Hungar.v, whose place among ttie nations we wish to see safeguarded and assured, should he accorded the freest oppor tunity of autonomous development. XL Rumania, Serbia and Monten egro should be evacuated ; occupied territories restored : Serbia accorded free a ,- .d secure access to the sea; and the relations of the several Balkan states to one another determined by friendly counsel along historically es tablished tines of allegiance and na tionality ; and international guarantees of the political and economic indepen dence and territorial integrity of the several Balkan states should he en tered Into. XII. The Turkish portions of the present Ottoman empire should be as sured a sciure sovereignty, hut tlie other nationalities which are now un der Turkish rule should lie assured an undoubted security of life and an ah solutely unmolested opportunity of autonomous development, and the Dor- : dandles should be permanently ojiened free passage to tlie ships and or coven con be or, at of so v er weicht a* a ts Would Keep Daylight Law. Washington—The daylight saving law would remain in effect until re scinded hy congress under a 1 panned Thursday by tlie senate. The j measure was indorsed by Chairman Baruch of Hie war Industries hoard. J | day. the war labor board laid down I overtime or extra lwi.l I works forty-eight hours a week. MB ! I Ban Placed on Overtime. Washington.—In announcing awards 1 j in three labor controversies Thurs the rule that no worker shall draw he unless WILSON ASKS DIRECT REPLY IN HIS NOTE 4, 8, 3, 3, 9, 27, 29, President Wilson's note to the Ger man chancellor, which was transmit ted to Berlin, October 8, Is as follows : "Sir : 1 have the honor to acknowl edge, on behalf of the president, your note of October 6, inclosing the com munication from the German govern ment to the president ; and I am in structed by the president to request you to make the following communi cation to the Imperial German chan cellor : „ "Before making reply to the request of the imperial German government nud In order that that reply shall be candid and straight forward, as the momentous interests Involved require, the president of the United States deems it necessary to assure himself of the exact meaning of the note of the imperial chancellor. Does the Im perial chancellor mean that the Imper ial German government accepts the terms laid down by the president In ids address to the congress of the United States on the 8th of January last, and in subsequent addresses and that its object In entering into discus sions would he only to agree upon the practical details of their application? "The president feels bound to sny with regurd to the suggestion of an armistice that he would not feel at liberty to propose a cessation of arms to the governments with which the government of the United .States is associated against the central powers so long as the armies of those flowers are upon their soil. The good faith of any discussion would manifestly de pend upon the consent of the central powers Immediately to withdraw their forces everywhere from invaded terri tory. "Tile president also feels that he Is Justified in asking whether the im perial chancellor is speaking merely for tlie constituted authorities of the empire who have so fur conducted the war. He deems the answer to these questions vital from every point of view." Australia Will Control Import», Melbourne. — Australia is about to j )Ut )„(„ effect tlie license system for tlu? control of int|s»rts. IU(U nced hy W. A. Watt, the treasurer : ,,f t he commonwealth, | m d approved tlie principle, lie said, BIM j t |,c details were being framed. commerce of ali mitions under Inter national guarantees. XIII. An independent Polish state should lie erected which should include the territories inhabited hy Indisput ably Polisli populations, which should be assured a free and secure nceess to the sea, and whose political and eco onmtc independence and territorial in tegrity should be guaranteed by in ternational covenant. XIV. A general association of na tions must lie formed under specific covenants for tlie purpose of affording mutual guarantees of. political Inde pendence and territorial integrity to great and small states alike. Mt. Vernon Point*. I. The destruction of every arbi trary power anywhere Hint can sep arately, secretly, and of Its choice disturb the peace of tm> or, if it cannot he presently destroyed, at tlie least its reduction to virtual impotence. II. The settlement of every ques tion, whether of territory, of sover eignty, of economic arrangement, or of political relationship, upon tlie basis of the free acceptance of thnt settle ment hy the people immediately con cerned, and not from the basis of the national interest or advantage of any other nation or people which may de sire à different settlement for the sake of Its own exterior influence or mas tery. III. The consent of all nations to be governed in their conduct toward each other hy tlie same principles of honor and of respect for tlie common law of civilized society that governs tlie Individual citizens of ail modern states ill their relations with one an other; to the end that ail promises and covenants may lie sacredly observed, no private plots or conspiracies hatched, no selfish Injuries wrought with Impunity and a mutual trust es tablished upon the handsome founda tion of a mutual respect for right. IV. The establishment of nn or ganization of peace which shall make it certain that the combined power of free nations will cheek every invasion of right and serve to make pence and justice the more secure h.v affording definite tribunal of opinion to which all must submit and by which every UUetrnational readjustment tlmt can not lie amicably agreed upon by tlie peoples directly concerned shall lie stationed. single world ; ! ! curtail it was an The cabinet Curtailment of Non-Essentials. Washington. — Additional ments in tlie manufacture of articles not esesntiul to the prosecution of the war were announced Thursday by the wur Industries board as a part of the general program for tlie conserva tion of material, labor, fuel, transpor tation and capital. j U11U , ships in lier ports to the extent )( f 15,500 tons in indemnification of I Spain to Seize German Ships. Spain, according to advices her troops from Paris. received by the Temps from the Span- i ! ist, frontier, has decided to setze Ger- I I Spanish shipping losse Finland Tires of German Troops. 1 Stockholm.— The Finnish govern ment has asked Germany to withdraw Finland. The re quest was recently delivered to Geo eral von der Goltz, the German h't commander on Finnish territory. WAR DECLARATIONS OF PAST FOUR YEARS Austria against Serfcla, July 28, 1914. Germany against Russia, August 1, 1914. Prance against Germany, August 8, 1914. Germany against Prance, August 3, 1914. Germany against Belgium. August 4, 1914. Great Britain against Germany, August 4, 1914. Austria against Russia. August 0, 1914. Montenegro against Austria, August 8, 1914. Montenegro against Germany,- Au gust 9, 1914. Austria against Montenegro. Au gust 9, 1914. Serbia against Germany, August 9, 1914. Prance against Austria, August 13, 1914. Great Britain against Austria, Au gust T^, 1914. Japan against Germany, August 23. 1914. Austria against Japan, August 2T, 1914. Austria against Belgium, August 28, 1914. Kussia against Turkey, November 3, 1914. Great Britlan against Turkey, No vember 5, 1914. Prance against Turkey, November 3, 1914. Turkey against the allies, Novem ber 23, 1914. Portugal against Germany, Novem ber, 23, 1914. Serbin against Turkey, December 2, 1914. Italy against Austria, May 24, 1913. San Marino against Austria, May 24, 1915. Italy against Turkey, August 21, 1916. Bulgaria against Serbia, October 14, 1915. (Treat Britain against Bulgaria, Oc tober 15, 1915. Prance against Bulgaria. October 16, 1915. Serbia against Bulgaria, October 16, 1915. Russia against Bulgaria, October 19, 1915. Italy against Bulgaria, October 19, 1915. Germany against Portugal. March 9, 1916. Rumania against Austria. August 27, 1916. Italy against Germany, August 28, 1916. Turkey against *tmnania. August 29, 1916. Germany against Rumania, Septem ber 14, 1916. Greece against Bulgaria, November 28, 191« (Greek provisional govern ment). Oroece DKainat Oerm»ny, Nov*»mb*»r 28, 1916 (Greek provisional govern ment). United States against Germany, April 6, 1917. Ptinama against Germany, April 7, 1917. Cuba against Germany, April 7, 1917. Greece against Germany, July 2, 1917 (government of Alexander). Greece against Bulgaria, July 2, 1917 (government of Alexander). Siam against Germany, 1917. Siam against Austria, July 22, 1917. Liberia against Germany, August 4, 1917. China against Germany, August 14. 1917. China against Austria. August 14, 1917. Brazil against Germany, Getobe? 20, 1917. United States against Austria, De cember 7, 1917. Panama against Austria, December 10, 1917. * July 22, TO BATTLE WITH INFLUENZA. Washington.—The following tele< gram, which is self-explanatory, re lates to tlie emergency medical and nursing relief work furnished through tlie United States public health serv ice to communities unable to copo with the present Situation even tvitli state aid ; ''Public health service will mobilize with aitl volunteer medical service all ! outside medical aid required in eoni ! bating present influenza epidemic. Red Gross upon specific request from this service will mobilize nursing personnel and furuish necessary emergency hos pital supplies which cannot be ob tained otherwise. Inform all city and county health officers your state that all appeals for aid must he made to state health department, which will make request of surgeon general, pub lic health service, whenever local needs require. Whenever necessary public health service will establish dis triet officers to co-operate with state officials and distribute medical and nursing personnel. (Signed) BLUE Surgeon General. U. S. Public Health Service.'* Death Sentence Commuted. Washington. I uniform, has been commuted to eon Death seutence im i posed hy a military court martial iqion I Sunder Makl, a recruit with »he llWrri depot brigade, for refusal to wear a finement at hard labor for 2t> years. Fraud Is Charged. Knoxville, Tenu. —IV. J. Oliver and 10 other employees of the W. J. Oliver Manufacturing Co. were arrested on charges of conspiracy, fraud and sabo tage In tlie manufacture of defective hells for the United States arm»'