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EPITOMIZED FROM TELEGRAPHIC REPORTB THAT COVER THE WEEK’* EVENTS. OF MOST INTEREST KEEPING THE READER POBTED ON MOST IMPORTANT CURRENT TOPICS. Western Newspaper Union News Service. About the War The Germans continue to shell the French positions at Fontennelle and the French trenches in Alsace, north of Munster. According to reports from the front, the Austrians are making desperate efforts to penetrate Italy through the Carnic Alps. The Grimsby trawlers Hainton and Syrian have been sunk by German sub marines in the North Sea. The crews of the vessels were landed at Grimsby. The Russian steamer Anna, from Archangel, Russia, for Hull was shelled by a German submarine in the North sea. The crew abandoned the ship and landed at Peterhead, Scot land. London. —General Botha, command ing the British forces in South Africa, has accepted the surrender ofUhe en tire German force in southwest Af rica, it was officially announced ift London. Hostilities have ceased. The Russian Black sea fleet sank five Turkish sailing vessels and four vessels carrying coal to Constanti nople and heavily bombarded a hostile submarine off the Bosporus, it was officially announced at Sebastopol. The Grimsby trawler Fleetwood reached her home port battered by a German submarine. One of the crew was killed and several were badly in jured. The submarine, without warn ing, fired nine shells at the trawler, according to the crew. Germany’s submarines renewed their activity, with Russian ships, or vessels for Russian ports, as their principal victims. The Wilson line steamship Guido, from Hull, for Arch angel, Russia, was sunk off the coast of Scotland. The crew was saved. The western front has again sprung into activity. The Germans have bom barded the allied positions in front of Nieuport and Lorabaertzyde; have at tacked the British at Ypres, and have delivered a heavy stroke against the French at Souchez, where in a desper ate night assault they succeeded in oc cupying the cemetery, for the posses sion of which many battles have been fought. Western The entire Milwaukee Southwest limited from Chicago was derailed at Chula, Mo., due to a washout. The contestants of the $16|000,000 will of the late James Campbell, trac tion magnate, were refused a new trial of the case in the Circuit Court at St. Louis. Mrs. Stephen W. Dorsey, of Los An geles, Calif., died at her home in that city, after a lingering illness caused by cancer, according to word re ceived in Denver. An 1,100-mile walk from Raymond, Wash., brought J. T. Hayes of Nor wich, Conn., to los Angeles, in plenty of time to attend the national con vention of the Benevolent and Pro tective Order of Elks. Four men were killed by the coun terfeiters- gang at Siam, la., in Sep tember, 1868, instead of two, accord ing to the statement of Mrs. M. J. Pease of Des Moines, la., at the attor ney general’s office. A strike of nearly 5,000 lead and zinc miners, which began at Joplin, Mo., two weeks ago, ended when every mine in the district resumed opera tions. There was no settlement. The men went back to the mines and asked for their places at the old wage scale. The miners have not asked rec ognition for their new-formed union. Washinfrton The body of Frank Holt lay in a grave in Oak Hill cemetery at Dallas, Tex., piled over with floral offerings from the friends of his wife and her family. Confronted with shortages in wheat, sugar, butter and meat, Australia has resorted to government control of prices, according to a report of the commerce department, from Commer cial Attache Downs ut Melbourne. Thomas A. Edison has accepted an invitation from Secretary Daniels to head an advisory board of civilian in* ventors for a bureau of invention and development to be created in the Navy Department. Approximately 145,000 acres of the former Flathead Indian Reservation in Montana will be offered for sale at Kalispell and Mlbboulu. Mont., during August under regulations announced by Secretary Lane. One hundred thousand acres classified as agricul-. tural and grazing land will be sold to the highest bidders, In tracts of 160 acres each or less, for cash, most of it ut prices varying from $1.25 to $2.00. Plans for making the American sub marine more efficient thuu that of any other power, ure being worked out by thte navy general bourd. Fonlfn Word was received at Montreal that the steamer Northland, with 2,000 Canadian troops on board, had arrived at Plymouth. The belief that the British Navy will win fresh laurels “whenever the day of battle comes," is expressed by King George in a message to Admiral Jellicoe, after a visit to the grand fleet. A syndicate of Norwegians has ac cepted a commission from the German meat trade to furnish 10,000 live rein deer, which are to be delivered alive in Berlin during the summer and fall, for slaughtering there. German Zeppelins, according to re ports received in Rome, have been transported to the Austrian coast of the Adriatic sea. Their object, it is said, is to fly across the Adriatic to Italy, past the Apennines and to reach Rome. The public committee having super vision of food supplies has issued a statement to the effect that Norway is assured of sufficient flour and wheat for the present year, due to the fact that so much has been imported from the United States. A dispatch to Reuter’s Telegram company from Alexandria, Egypt, states that while the sultan of Egypt was going to prayers a bomb was thrown from a window and fell at the feet of the horses. It did not explode, however. The person who threw the bomb escaped. At Mexico City Gen. Pablo Gonzales, the capital’s newest dictator, threw himself and staff into the work of or ganizing a local government for a quick return to normal conditions. Outside of the city, forty railroad trains with 300 carloads of food were waiting the construction of a tempo rary bridge to move into the city. The archbishops of Cincinnati and Milwaukee and the bishop of Toledo have appealed to Pope Benedict to use his influence to help keep America out of the war, the Rome correspond ent of the London Evening Star re ported. His holiness was quoted as recommending in reply that the Amer ican prelates rely on the wisdom of President Wilson, “whose peaceful in tentions are well known.’* The pope also strongly urged loyalty to their adopted country on the part of Ger inan-Americans, the correspondent said. Sporting News Standing; of Western Lrasue Club*. Clubs — Won. Lost. Pet. Des Moines 48 26 .649 Denver 42 31 .676 Lincoln 38 34 .528 Topeka 39 37 .513 | Omaha 38 37 .507 St. Joseph 30 42 .417 Siohx City 30 42 .417 Wichita 27 43 .386 Gilbert Nicholls, the Wilmington, Dela., professional, won the open championship of the Metropolitan Golf Association over the Fox Hill course, near Clifton, N. V. The Gentlemen’s Driving and Rid ing Club held their first matinee of the season at City Park in Denver. A large crowd was in attendance which was composed largely of the fair sex. All of the winners came in in straight heats. Hundreds of Rotary clubs from all sections of the country are going through Denver en route to San Fran cisco to attend the annual convention of the International Association of Rotary Clubs, which meets July 19-24. Fred Moullen of Kalamath Falls, football and track star for the Uni versity of Oregon from 1906 to 1909, has been committed to the Oregon State Hospital. Injuries received dur ; ing a football game are believed to I have led to Moullen’s mental break | down. General Theodore Roosevelt left New York i for a three-weeks trip to the Pacific | Coast. Eighteen hundred passengers left ! New York in one day on board steam ! ships bound for the belligerant coun i tries of Europe. Search for the two bandits who held ; up and robbed five coaches of fifty tourists in Yellowstone National Park will be continued indefinitely, accord ing to Col. L. M. Brett, superintendent of the park. Plans for a memorial monument to be erected In Mount Auburn Ceme tery, Cambridge, Mass., at the grave of Mrs. Mary Baker G. Eddy, founder of the Christian Scientist Church were anncunced in Boston. Ten-year-old Willie Brown, of Jami son City, Pa., is eating his meals off the mantel. Willie's mother applied a slipper to liis hip pockets wherein Willie had a box of toy pistol cape left over from the Fourth. A letter received by a newspaper at New Orleans, La., signed “Pearce,’’ declared the writer intended to kill J. P. Morgan and Sir Cecil Spring-Rice, the British ambassador, and finish the work of Erich Muenter, alias Frank Molt, who committed suicide several days ago, after wounding Mr. Morgan. Half rising from the witness chair, Harry Thaw in New York dared Deputy Attorney General Cook to state in open court that he believed the stories that Thaw whipped girls in a Thirty-fourth street rooming * house. Justice Charles W. Hughes has re fused the application for a writ of error to the United States Supreme Court made by counsel for Charles Becker of Now York, who has been condemned to die In the week of July 26 for the murder of Herman Rosen ! that, the gambler. na aarnr obskstsk. - SLAVS REPULSE TEUTON ATTACK MJSTRO - GERMANS RETREAT BE FORE RUSSIAN FORCES IN POLAND. WAR TO END IN OCTOBER CROWN PRINCE REPULSED IN WEST AND ITALIANS MAKE DASH NEAR TRIESTE. Western Newspaper Union News Service. London, July 14. —The German Em peror, according to the Times, in a speech to a deputation of bankers, who had insisted on an interview in order to point out to the Emperor the finan cial difficulties of the situation and the grave risk attending the pursuance of the campaign through another win ter, stated that the war would end in October. The bankers are alleged to have declared that even if the war was brought to an end immediately and an indemnity obtained, Germany’s position would be difficult; but that if the war was prolonged the German Empire would -become utterly bank rupt. It was iu reply to these representa tions, according to the Times, that the Emperor is understood to have de clared that the war would end in October. The conflicting reports of the recep tion of Germany's note to the United States government concerning Ger many's submarine warfare still keep a majority of the Berlin afternoon pa pers from commenting upon it. The exceptions to the rule express the be lief that allies’ news agencies have se lected unfavorable expressions. London. —England was cheered by the news of a Russian triumph against the Austro-German forces and a check administered to the German Crown Prince in the Argonne forest. A dis patch from Innsbruck says: “Archduke Joseph Ferdinand is ex pected at Cracow to preside over a war council. “If within the next few days the Austrians cannot stop the victorious Russian advance the whole front will retreat. Since the loss of the posi tions south of Lublin the revictualing of the armies has become impossible. “Large Austrian reinforcements have been hurried to the province of Lublin but the Russians, though fight ing against superior forces, continue advancing. “The Austrians have been returning to Galicia since the 10th of July and are now at Wrzawy. The Russians defeated the Austrians at Zamosz and surrounded and captured two Hun garian battalions. "It is reported from Lemberg that an important council of war was held there July 10th and that as a result of it a number of superior officers were disgraced. “A dispatch from Laibach says a strong Italian cavalry patrol recon noitering recently, made a daring (lash toward Trieste and arrived within three miles of the town, and then re tired. “An Austrian attempt to invade Italian territory at Kreuzberg was re pulsed with heavy losses. The Aus trians succeeded at Kellerwold forc ing back The Italians were reinforced, however,. and re gained the position. At Gargav the Austrians tried to drive back the Ital ians into the laonzo but failed. There are daily engagements east of Mon falcone, and the Italians have taken a large number of prisoners.” GEORGIA MILITIA CALLED OUT. Lynching Feared in Attempt to Seize Convicted Slayer of Mary Phagan. Atlanta. Ga., July 14.—Three com panies or state militia were called out last night to prevent the release ol Leo M. Frank from the Mllledgevllle state farm, following reports received by the governor that mobs were on tlielr way to that institution. In addi tion, word was Bent to the police of all counties In this part of the state and every road leading to the state Tarm from Atlanta, Manetta and other towns Ib heavily guarded. The exact purpose of the mobs is not known. Re ports state only that it Is their Inten tion to take Frank out of the state prison. It Is believed in many quar ters that the rioters intended to lynch Frank If they succeed In overpower ing the guards at Mllledgevllle. School Principal Killed In Mine Shaft. Georgetown.—Pj-of. Austin B. Bettis 34, principal of the Silver Plume High School, waa Instantly killed when he fell from the eleventh to the twelfth level of the Terrible mine—a distance of about eighty feet. Loveland Marshal Shot Dead. Loveland. —Frank Peak, night mar shal or Loveluud, was found dead, shot twice In the back, by a purty of beet workers on their way to the beet fleldß about 4:30 o’clock Tueßday morning. He was found kneeling on the bridge nt Lincoln avenue and First street, his head and arms on the inside rail. The workmen notified residents of the dis trict, and soon the entire city was aroused and aiding In the search, for Mr. Peak was Immensely popular ha«u LOVE OF ART NOT REQUIRED Man’s Insensibility to the Beautiful Understood When He Revealed His Life’s Occupation. As they passed th9 soldiers’ monu ment in the public Bquare of a small town he turned to his right-hand com panion and said: “Pretty bad, eh?” "What’s pretty bad?” "Why, this monumeut. Awful, isn't it, to put those things up all over this fair land? No art in ’em.” "I rather like ’em.” "Rather like ’em, eh? I suppose you think that pile of chimneys over there Is pleasing to the eye?" “Not bad.” "What do you think of those fright ful advertising chromos on the land scape?” “Pretty good." “You’d like the Interior of a New York theater—l believe.” “Splendid.” “Ever heard of art?" "Never." "Do you mean to say, sir, that some of the subllmest notes of the human heart meet no response in your bo som? Hare you no taste, no judg ment, no sense of anything harmoni ous? Are you lost to the fitness of anything at all? Great heavens, sir! Where did you come from? Who are you?” "I, sir, am the heartless wretch who arranges the deathbed scenes in the moving picture shows.”—Life. LOOK YOUR BEST As to Your Hair and Skin, Cutleura Will Hslp You. Trial Free. The Soap to cleanße and purify, the Ointment to aoothe and heal. These fragrant super-creamy emollients pre serve the natural purity and beauty of the akin under conditions which. If neglected, tend to produce a state of Irritation and disfigurement Free sample each by mall with Book. Address postcard, Cutleura, Dept. XY, Boston. Sold everywhere.—Adv. Fooling the Enemy. Rain was falling steadily as the weary cyclist plodded on through the English mud. At last he spied a fig ure walking toward him through the gloom. Gladly he sprang ofT his machine and asked the native: “How far off Is the village of Pop pleton?’’ “Just ten miles the other way, Blr,” was the reply. “The other way!’ exclaimed the cyclist. “But the last signpost I passed said it was in this direction.” "Ah,” said the native, with a know ing grin, "but, ye see, we turned that there post round so as to fog those 'ere Zeppylings!'—Pittsburgh Chron icle-Telegraph. Tommy’s Prize. "Well. Tommy, I suppose you are entitled to something nice as & re ward for graduating from the public school,” said the friendly aunt. “What has your father planned for you?” “He says I can help take care of the garden during the summer vacation,” said Tommy, “and every time I think of It I wish I had failed In my exami nations.” Berlin Society. ‘What are you wearing that long face for, professor?” “Reason enough, doctor. I’ve Just been to call on my old friend Privy Councilor Schulze —and what should I do but leave my bread ticket instead of my visiting card.” Good Fortune. “I found a four-leaf clover on my lawn today,” said Mr. Crosslots. “I suppose you think that’s lucky?” “I do. I'm lucky to find anything In that lawn except dandelions and ragweed." A man may be willing to admit that he Is a ccward, but how he resents such an inference from another! foirKima nituuotsT wili.tei.i.too Try Murine Bye Remedy fur lied. Weak. Watery ■yes and Granulated Byelidn: No Smarting— I net Bye comfort. Write for Book of the Kye i/ mail free Marine My# Kemedy Co.. Chicago Jitneys are seriously affecting street railway revenues in Vancouver. Smile on wash day. That’s when you use Red Croat Bag Blue. Clothed whiter than •now. AH grocer*. Adv. It’s a poor mule that won’t work both ways. ■ WE WILL KEEP YOU POSTED WE ARE SUCCESSORS TO THE lIBBmH at 80UTH OMAHA u ok*, mi j*k>av c«*k and have the cream of their old force with us. **• H Ijn:THAIi |a •*Tk. Grut W.itsn Twin” Mgr. aail Baad Cattla 1 sltl THE BEST SERVICE ZZ I At South Omaha or Denver, when you ship to H Great Western Commission Gompeny I It's a Picnic Getting Ready for a Picnic If you choose Spanish Olives Pickles Sweet Relish Ham Loaf Veal Loai Chicken Loaf Fruit Preserves Jellies Apple Butter Luncheon Meats Pork and Beans (7 9 / to Serve j/VVf Food Products B" Imklee IMp's et |«Nr groctr'i & Libby, MSN.UI * Libby Police Would Get It. The talk of parents at home about conditions in the police department made a deep impression on the mind of a twelve-year-old boy who was be fore Judge F. J. Lehr In Juvenile court for stealing a bicycle. The court had lectured the boy and his three com panions on the disgrace of stealing and finally asked the boys what they thought about stealing. “Now suppose everybody were to steal,” the court suggested, "and then what do you think would become of all of our property?" “Oh, the police would get every thing.” waß the boy’s quick response. —lndianapolis News. Sounds Like a Stadium Piece. He —Have you ever seen the nebula of Andromeda? She—No; where was It played? Safety First “Why did you risk your life to save the man from drowning?" ”He owed me $193." WHY FAMOUS J-pUSm PASTRY Ml pi COOKS USE WjErefcr K€ Baking Powder The patrons of our first class hotels and restaurants are exact ing—they demand the best Women go where the pastry and cakes are noted for their excellence. Men are attracted by hot bread and biscuits—when fresh and moist and light The pastry cook with a reputation uses K C Baking Powder because he knows that results are certain; every time everything is as good as his best ~ , Then, too, with K C Baking Powder he can mix the various kinds of batter before the rush of the meal begins and bake as needed so that every order goes to the table fresh and hot, yet the last he bakes are just as good as the first The reasons behind these reasons is that K C is Areally a blend of two baking powders. One commences to give off leavening gas as soon as moistened. The other requires both moisture and heat to make it active. Dough or batter will remain In a partially leavened condition for hours, and when put in tne oven, will come up as light as If mixed a moment before. For cookies, pancakes, doughnuts and the like, which cannot all oe baked at once, K C is indispensa ble. For all baking thedoubleraise makes doubly certain. 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Mar-rk me wur-ruds, they'll retake It ag’ln before long.— Puck. Boldness is adorable in a man, but deplorable in a woman.