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THE WEEKLY TRIBUNE AND CAPE COUNTY HERALD.
Your First National Savings Account Should be
Opened on or before
It will draw 4 per cent interest from
CITY NEWS IN BRIEF
tonight. The band, with 27 members,
was organized last Thursday evening
Christian Foesle, a farmer living
on the Eggypt Mills road, spent the
day in the city on business.
( A. M. Ti::s!oy departed for
IMi'v Pock. ArTc., Sunday afternoon
after rending, a few da.ys in fl
Can? with his friends.
Elbert Eenwick, formerly chief
c'ork at the Idan-IIa Hotel, and his
(family passed through the Cape yes
terday on their return from Perry
ville to Charleston, where Mr. Fen-
Weather Forecast: Fair today, not
much change in temperature.
Dr. J. O. Miller, of Egypt Mills,
was in the city yesterday on business
Carl Williams, manager of the local
cPlce of the Western Union Tclo-
graph Company, returned to his du-j
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..., .-...ay ...M.B ;mu .... .,u-. vK.k is nianaffer of the Russell Hotel
sciico et over two weojes. Mo was
slrielon with soia 1-jkx. During hi
absence Port 'lart'n acted as mar.a
gcr of the telegraph office.
Hie l unity ..utnoran .wens luu, n,r:.;nst a merchant at Too.
..'ill hold their regular business meet
ing to night at 1"ne club
North Pacific street. The
was postponed on account of the
Robert Dunn of Marble Hill was a
business visitor here yesterday.
Helen Childs, the 13-year-old
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar
Childs, 209 North Painter avenue,
died Sunday morning after a five
months' illneis. The girl was buried
J. J. Newport, formerly a timber
dealer with headquarters in the Cape
but now a sergeant in the regular
army, arrived here yesterday for a
visit with his friends. He is now st;
iomvl at .icifoison iJarracks.
CITY WATER PURE,
SAYS PROF. MAGILL
Odor Doe to New Intake Pipe
Water Now Drawn Through
Prof. A. C. Magill, th wed-known
chemist who analyses the city water,
informed The Tribune that the water
now servevd the people of the Cape is
There has been some complaint
mtade recently a"bout the odor :f the
water, but Prof. Magill says this is
not due to impurities in the water,
but Prof. Magil says this is caused
by the new pipe through which the
water is pumped.
The water has installed a new in
take pipe running from the plant
about two hundred yards north. It
enters the river two blocks above
Sloan's Creek, and will insure pure
water wheher the river is low or
The newness of the pipe causes the
water whether the river is low or
is harmless. The water is pure r.nd
unusually clean. Manager Hart su
pervised the installing of the pipe.
Attorney Robert J. Smith of Camp-
'ibel (spent the day in the Cape on le
.gal matters. He represented a St.
Louis wholesale firm in bankruptcy
Mr. ;in,l Airs. 15 .T TenkhnfT amp
hall onj,.n from Advance yesterday on a visit
meeting ",,.- ,
to take place last Tuesday but
.li"iu Y It. 5. .oi'dw ui DVlllJtr a
deat-h of the late pastor of the church
Rev. A. Wilder.
To th? Ep'soopal Church F.oat Ex
Saturday Evening. June Rth.
Adults .".Oe; children under
Cood Music! Dancing!
Judge James Finch of Fornfelt
in the Cape yesterday looking after
-one 'egal business.
Andrew Seehausen, who was re
cently discharged from ten army on
account of heart trouble, is reported
in a serious condition as teh result of
a recent attack.
Attention Coy Scouts!
Camp Fire Girls!
Episcopal Church Sunday School
lousiness College Students!
Christ Church will give a boat ex
cursion Saturday evening, June the
MANY ATTEND NUSSBAUM
FUNERAL LAST SUNDAY
Retired Merchant of Cape Buried at
Lorimier Cemetery Died Last
transacted some legal business in this, eighth. Cash prizes are being offer
clty yesterday. The judge has just ed to the members of the above so
completed his new residence in Forn-jcieties for the members selling the
felt which has been pronounced en ?. large st number of tickets,
of "the most beautiful homs or Fori-' 'First Prize, Five Dollars,
felt. J Second Prize, Three Dollars.
George Doyle came over from Jack! Th'nl rrize Two Dollars,
son vesterdav on a business trip. Mr. Membera of the Sunday School
and 'Mrs. Ahin Harness returned ! fal5 at tho home of lhe Rov Mr
from St. Louis ye. terday afternoon ; Clopton on Themis street to secure
where thev visited friends for several! tickets. Camp Fire Girls and F.oy
Try new Schuehert band will have'
its first rehearsal at the Opera house
Emil Koeppel. Louis Mattingly
K.-M. dosed Dodge.
Scouts will call at the home of A. R.
Zoolsman, "21 South Spanish street,
for tickets. For information phone
Mrs. A. II. Zoelsmann, 1 .".." 1.
The funeral of Henry Nussbaum,
Sr., held Sunday afternoon from the
home of his son-in-law, Charles Stehr
on South Sprigg street, was attendee
by a large number of friends of the
aged man, one of the oldest citzens
of the Cape. The services were held
at the home by Rev. Lehmann, pas
tor of the Christ Evangelical church
The remains were buried at Lorimier
Mr. Nussbaum died r riday evening
following an illness of several months
He had been one of the oldest mer
chants of the city, but retired from
active life about 10 years ago. He
was over 80 years of age. Many
friends living in the country and in
other counties of Southeast Missouri
attended the funeral.
PEOPLE TO DECIDE
ON RED STAR PLAN
Commissioner Frissell Suggests
Special Election on Proposed
A special election will be held in
this city to determine by a majority
vote of the people whether th? Red
Star Addition and other suburb", a.
Monticello Heights, the Robertson
Gale Addition and the Marble Cily
Heights, shall be annexed to this city, j
A petition asking for the annex:., i
and a remonstrance protesting
against such action were, presented to !
ANTON HAAS, 76, TO
BE BURIED TODAY
Well Known Citizen Died Yes
terday Morning After Long
Anton Ilaa, one of the oldest and
best known citizens of this city, died
at his home on South Sprigg street
early Monday morning following an
illness of several months. Old age
was the cause of his death. The fu
neral will be held this morning at 0
o'clock. A requiem mass wi.'i be eel
ebrateu by Rev. Father Prucnte at
St. Mary's Catholic Church, of which
Mr.. Haas was a member since its
foundation. Burial w.ll take place in
Mr. Haas was born in Alsace-Lor
raine in 1842 and "migrated to tho
United States m 18S2. lie engaged
in the contracting business and erect
ed many buildings, business loupes
and residences, in this city. S:. Vin
cent's College and Convent, being
. ome of tho structures he built in
Two son--, Joseph and Anton, and
two daughters, Mrs. Luisa lUss and
Miss Helen Haas survive.
CAIRO STREET CAR
MEN GO ON STRIKE
PASSENGER STEAMER, 5 SMALL
SHIPS SUNK OFF U. S. COAST
(Continued from Tage 1.)
Possibility of any submarine penetrating the nets and
other defenses of the lower harbor was immediately dis
counted. The authorities, however, considered the possibility
of an air raid by planes launched from the deck of a sub
marine. This theory has been widely discussed in the
past and its practicability is admitted by some experts cn
American military officials have so accepted such a
possibility, in fact, that anti-aircraft guns long have teen
established at strategic points around New York City and
its environs, according to reliable reports.
Paris, June 3. The French held the Germans every
where last night. The enemy's losses were heavy. Tl e
French took prisoners, the War Office reports.
The French counter attacked along the whole front
between the Ourcq and the Marne and made progress at
A violent German attack on both sides of the rord be
tween Chateau-Thierry and Paris was broken up by lhe
(The battle line between the Ourcq and the .M :;rne is
12 to 15 miles long.)
Excellent Reasons Why We Must Feet?
Our Soldiers and Our Allies
By CHARLES F.JONES
Quit Because P-es-idcrt of New
Union is Discharged by
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CASTOR I A
For Infants and Children.
The Kind You Hav8 Always Bought
Leaves Jackson 1 0:30 a.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m.
Iv. Ccpa T:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m
Jackson Phone No. 228.
Drive Anywhere oa Call al Right Price.
HARRIS MOTOR CAR CO.,
Get Your Meals at the
a splendid place to eat. We alwayi
serve the best
Eat our home made pies.
Drink our delicious coffee
U. , S. Liberty Bonds
We are well pleased that the Third Liberty Loan
Bonds were over-sold.
We now have on hand and ready for delivery all
the Third Liberty Bonds ordered through us.
Those who bought on the Government Installment
Plan will please make the next installment payment of
20 per cent before May 28th so that we may remit to
the government before that time. ,
the city council yesterday afternoon, j fourrr.cn, who formed
, .. 1 jiivJay, nave refused
The remonstrance bore bv far the
largest number of signatures, .r." in i
all, while the petition asking for tho J According to a notice published by
annexation of the Red Star Addition j '-be nv unien, the strike was the di-
was signed only by ? residents of ; reel result of the? discharge of tbe:r
Cairo. III. .Ti;n.- 1,
r.or. ,f ii : i-ify arc tr. a .-tnke jmd
as a ;-e.--t;U. th street cn' tratoe ha
been virtually suspended. IVenty-
a umon last
to re-t.:rn to
work unless tho;r demand.- ai re--e.gnized
by tho street ear company.
that suburb. Many of those oppos.
ing the taking in of the Red Star are
president. Dad . Thirnbcrry. who had
ipiny's service over IT,
He was dismissed on the
i I k r rv i 11 Jii ATvr,nvn'Vi r ---,- . 1
rocidnntc nf tho f nnn n-hr. m.A- ft 1
T..i Pi j.?:. I yea'-s. i.
lT TT . .. t stout? Is that h, i n ! hern seen srvu.k-
Mayor II. H. Haas expressed his i . . .. .. , ,
... x , . ... . inr while ope rat ;i:r a street fir. rrid
doubt as to the advisability of nn-i, .... . , . A ,
. . , ,, 'for permilt ng a bry to chane-p tr',
ncxing the Reel Star in view cf the:. . .
, , . . : !.. iiir stn-et ear men cd-i'm tho-r
great numler of remonstrators. Com-1 -1.11, . ,
jiii'.-.iu: 110 invi nn;iy-i dp .1 ji 1 niiti j 1
misfioners R. W. Frissell, however,
declared he believed the question
should be decided by try? voters of the
section, and if the majority oppose,
it, then let us abide by the majority, j
was his view.
to smoke without objections fi";n the
executives of the company.
A conference was held betw een the
mayor, the committe of the strovt car
un-on and representatives of the ce,ni-
Mr. Frisse'I then offered a motion i
'pnay, but no r.grc-emer.t wa- reaebeil.
Another jrrcat battle wo at limno Iiav. to fid is to avoid
the food and the supplies that our men aiul our allies at the fp
have to win thi? war.
Many men and women will elaly H.rrnt or pve to win the war, i :t
will ii.,t deny their own stminn-li-. Many a man thinks or el.ii ns tiiar
he thinks, that France oulit to supply all her holders and ours i;n f, . , !
Heretofore, they say. armies lived (i;r the coins; ry in which tiiey fe.u,.:
What r.v.iy bo true of the past is not true of ;.d:ivs war.
I Tow much food could we raise or would we rai.- if a v!ei..ri.... -Ccnnan
army was twenty miles away, pr.-sin hard upon us to
l.ero where we are today? And if Vn-iu-h seid an arniv over in h. !;
us hold lack t!i!5 eiuniy, hov iii!.! wo feed ihw, if wo o;;M n-t f" -i
our.-elves What uso would tho French army I.o unle.-
tJieir siipjil u-s with them ?
licmombor that the Frcm-h arc n.-htin with their hack fo the oeean.
Thus the suphcs that they -et mu-t ;.mo fr..m over the oeean.
Then there are others who will say, if we have t- feed the" fi'diJers
in France, why not feed th"m on eem ami tho foods that are plentiful,
and le t us at h r.u h-ive Iho
-it. '-a r.
Fork is the he.:: pvor, s-u-.r i!i, stimulant,
to the lifo a::d lu-alih of t!,o se.Mi.r.
u are i oeessarv
Light That Wara Hear and Makes On
Lcve A:l Litde Children
2? t-TARR'OT PUS5ELL
to have the city counselor and the c:ty
engineer lay oui the boundaries of
the district that is to be voted on and
I The strike seriously interfered with
businrss Saturday evening. Th" mer
chants soy they lost thmis.mds cf
I .T'n r ni nocrmrt fif tho sfrl f
have th, mayor proclaim a Fpreiali,,., ,; rh Tr to(1 thn p-tv :in1 nUn f,,0
elction after an ordinance authorizing jlViPrai.bjm " scrv;cc 'fm n.a.j,v
a special election has been passed b.vit0.tVns
the city council. If the ordinance ?s The' ear men ask rrrornit-nn of to
not passeel, then the proclamation for RI, thn .fr'nt f ,T,n:r
the special election will not be is-ued.
400 ENROLL FOR
THE SUMMER TERM
Some- iiirls are liiiio ..'..!
baby lips inv- loan t.i fon.-i
i v..'rii. d a sv;;.;! -:'t! ;'
brotlier t:. -kvp ,i
and fieay to ho hoM
rs s-.t !.;art al::ii).-t from the time th ir
ii".-.' won !s.
:'!' r !;, a 5 sh. sat roekin:- her h:.'tv
1 a ro'y-'N.h. b.u-l.y fellow lie was much iwt lare-f
'V so small a :iri. 8
1 he v.M.-.'i "t jiist lite ta-ic.-i sort of a little tad io man:v-.
)r. Dearmont Expects Normal
to Have Large Attendance
CITY COUNCIL DOES
NOT HEED PETITION
Broadway Business Men Asked
That Patrolman Rose be
Sent Back. .
Several hundred young girls ami
men poured into the city yesterday
to enroll for the summer term of the
Normal School, beginning yesterday
and continuing till June 17. More
than 400 students, the majority young
girls, enrolled yesterday for the sum
Dr. W. S. Dearmont, president of
the Normal School, said last night ho
expected this year's enrollment for'ignation of J. D
the summer term to equal that of the ' apro.
A petition s'gned by e'cry business
man and resident on 13roaehvay, ask
ing for the return of Policeman Clar
ence liose to the llroadwav beat vas
ignoreel by the city council yester
day afternoon, the petition being til
ed by the council without giving con
sideration. Patrolman Rose has been
transferred to Haarig, since the res-
Groce several weeks
SOUTHEAST MISSOURI TRUST COMPANY
past summer, if not even exceed it in
spite oi tne tact that many young
men have been called to the army.
thus naturally reducing the number
of summer students
"Two years ago? said Dr. Dear
mont, "the school had a banner year
as far as the summer term was con
cerned. About DCO students were en
rolled for the summer. I do not ex
pect such a large attendance, this
year, but I am certain it will reach
that of the summer of 1917, perhaps
even exceed that of last year."
The summer term closes August
17. About one-fourth of the students
attending this special term are car
ried over from the last quarter of the
regular term. They are students j made a very efficient officer, cspccial
who entered the school in March and ly in enforcing the. traffic ordinances,
continue their studies through the He has been in Haarig about a month
summer. -While the salary paid the policemen
Mayor Haas, who is superintendent
of the police force, told tho two com
missioners that he had conferred
with Chief of Tolice Whitcner about
the petition with a view of bringing
Rose back on Broadway. He said
Rose was transferred to Haarig on
account of the conditions in that sec
tion of the city and because of his
experience as policeman, while Pa
trolman Wilson, who was added to
the police force to fill tha vacancy
caused by Croce's resignation, diel not
seem to be sufficiently experienced to
take the Haarig beat.
Patrolman Rose became ths suc
cessor of the late Policeman Albert
Demortiers last October and has
not ome did the li;;I" ir:r! It so paiiemv w ith him. ;
Jler bright, sunny face- r.;i-iie.l tomi-moss and cheerful:'--.--, iu-
in her soft eyes was a s...irk of the h.'ht that Pome day will burn bri::h;!vj
when she holi-s her owl babies in her arms. -!o.-o, cio-c against Ja r Io-. a ;.j
I watched lier a "I ii;e n .-t of lie d..y t.i she cand for the we,- !
while her own bu-y mother went rJ mt h. r work and, thou-h the hi.,---jirl
was very yi.ii; uiul cfremely chilli.-h in her Mays not oi:: I,., j
old there was somein.'r,;; in k-r pretty fa'-e s'.nel soroethin in her w;.v:!
of han'Uin that youn- brother of Jiers that maJe you think of her a--a
And that h what she was a little mother. We often sec thorn a
they bend over their dollies and si;:;- soft lullabies to than. It h a lit:!
light that burns in their eyes even when they are scarcely le-yiod the!!
own craeilo !aj s a lu'ht that rows deeper and brighter wiih tho pa.-i.,-,-or
tlie years wind her or not tiiey ever have Lahies of tlteir own, and it -
a li,Iit that semis a txlvw ed warmtii about the heart and that nnkes one
love al! little children.
by the ctfy the same, the P roadway
policeman derive; a small revenue
from the men-ban's fer timing out
their store- lights and do;ng other spe
cial police work at night. It is said I
that its source nets about $13 a'
mentn in atMixion to tne citv s ray.
It ;s underwood thit Patrolman
Wilson, who was placed on the
nrnadway boat after Rose's t ran -fer,
is a close friend of Chief Whitener.
He was an applicant for appointment
when ail the city policemen wcre
named by the city council, and as'
soon as the resignation of Croce was
accepted, Wilson was appointed po
liceman, and Rose was transferred to
The transfer caused considerable
comment among the merchants on
Proadway, and as soon as the change
was made, a petition was circulated
to have the city council send Patrol
man Rose back to his old beat.
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