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STEEL STRIKE cine Nationalhr IS CALLED Accepted Wall Tint THOUSANDS WALK OUT IN GEN ERAL STRIKE IN STEEL PLANTS. ' , Nt Partagi Gtnutni Wtthtut Crtit and C'trcli PrinUdin Rid TiQtt Alabaitmi Rnutn Tu Must Aik jtr A'.abastint . if Nam GRIPS THE ENTIRE U. S, GARY, INDIANA, WILL BE THE GENERAL HEADQUARTERS OF STRIKERS. jo i We Hand You the Packatfe That Puts Health and Cheerfulness in Your Home Smoked, erimy, papered, painted or kalsominfd walls arc a menace to health and offensive to the discriminating housewife. AJabutjiiB it so economical, 10 durable, so' sanitary, so eaiy to mix and apply that it is universally used in securing proper wall conditions. Alabaitine Is used in the homes, schooli, churchei and on all kind of interior surfaces, whether platter, wallboard, over painted walli, or even over old wallpaper that is solid on the wall and not printed in aniline colors. Alabastine is packed in dry powder in full five pound picltages, requiring only pure cold water to mix, with directions on each package. You will readily appreciate the economy of Alabaitine over other method, and remember it is used in the finest homes and public buildings every- wncre. oe sure you get AlaDiitme, and it your dealer cannot or will not supply jrou, write direct for sample card and color designs with name of nearest dealer. New walls dimand Alabastine, old walls up fndati Alabastine. Alabastine Company 1646 Grandville Ave. Grand Rapids, Mich. MIA IN ONI HINUTI WITH COlDWfcTm ""WW" WAR HAD WROUGHT CHANGE Doughboy Found It Hard to Realize the Difference Two Year of War Had Made. A new story of the Red CrosS bag comes from Harvey D. Gibson, former Bed Cross commissioner for Europe and president of the Liberty National bank of New Tork. He got the story from one of the workers In a hospttnl hut In Dijon, Everybody who has even seen a wounded soldier knows the bag of gaudy cretonne with the little Red Cross In the corner, in which each boy keeps the bit of shrapnel the doctor dug out of his knee, the last letter from home, the picture of his girl, his toothbrush and all his most cherished possessions. One of the boys In the Dijon hospital had just been presented with his bag, a plnk-and-whlte one. He accepted it gracefully, then he began to laugh. "Say," he declared, "If some one had told me two years ago that I'd be a-goin' to war with a wrist watch on one wrist and a bracelet" he held out his Identification disk "on the other and a cretonne bag In my hand! Say, I'd have pasted hlra one!" Looking for a Telephone. I was looking for a public telephone and thought I would find one In a large office building. I walked through and at last saw a public telephone sign, and as I was In a hurry I rushed through the doors and found myself in the middle of a saloon. The bar tender looked up and said: "What'll you have, miss?" I was so surprised that I could not speak for a few min utes, but finally said I was looking for a public telephone. As I was backing out the elevator starter saw me and, as he knew me, asked If I was In for an eye-opener. I then decided my tele phoning could wait and rushed out of the building. Exchange. Source of Fancy. "Read any new fiction lately?" asked the lady with the pink hat at the heolth resort. "No, I must confess I have not," re plied the lady with the blue creation. "What's wrong? Isn't you husband writing to you while you re away J' Yonkers Statesman. Cutleura for Pimolv Faces. To remove pimples and blackheads smear them with Cutleura Ointment wash off in five minutes with Cutl enra Soap and hot water. Once clear keep your skin clear by using them for daily toilet purposes. Don't fall to in clude Cutleura Talcum. AdT. Fell Down. Willis What's the matter with Bump?, uniis tie was piaying on a margin and fell off the edge. Judge. Many a man looks Insignificant when his wife Is with hlra. In Vain. He had fulrly puzzled the good vil lage folk, had that dever ventriloquist, and now he was going to perform his last and greatest feat. "Ladles and gentlemen," he an nounced, with a grand bow, "I will proceed to sing that famous ballad, 'Good-by,' In a lady's voice, which will appear to proceed from the empty air above your heads." The minutes passed. Looks of strain and agony, doubt and anger chased one another across the performer's face; but there was no song, i Then a voice suddenly broke the silence. " 'Tain't no good, guv-nor," It said. I've bin an' lost tin gramophone nee dle." Answers. Always Hopeful. "Tour real fisherman is a true op timist." "What now?" "Look at Flubdub. The dock Is so high that his line won't reach the wa ter." Well?" "So he's angling for flying fish." Louisville Courier-Journal. Many lasting friendships are due to the distance between them. A handful of common sense Is worth a bushel of book learning. You can always prove a "sure thing" as all wrong by betting on It. Give The Follis The Original TUM Cereal for their table drink. That will dispose of those coffee troubles which frequently show in headache, irritability, indigestion and sleep- 1 essness. ft "There's a leasori At Grocers. Two sizes, cssally tzll at 15c and 25c Western Newxpaper Union News Service. Chicago, Sept. 22. Steam ilnd oper ating engineers voted to walk out at Gary, Ind., and at South Chicago. Thirty-nine blast furnaces were affected, One union labor leader declared Hie steel workers had resources of fliO, 1)00,000 to draw on to finance them selves through the strike. At Ham mond, V. 1'. Lavin, International rep resentative of the electrical workers, declared 1,800 electrical workers had voted to strike with steel workers. It Is announced that (Jury would be the general headquarters of the strike movement, with John Flt.patrlck, chairman of the national committee, In Charge. Chicago. With men and employers rushing eleventh hour preparations to completion, the great steel strike fell on the Chicago and Calumet districts when hundreds of workers refused to answer the steam blasts calling them to early night shifts. Officially the strike went Into effect at midnight, but after u day of haranguing and cheer ing of large crowds gathered at meet ings In the various "steel cities" south. east and north of Chicago, hundreds of union men refused to enter the plants. The situation at Gary, the vortex of the local strike whirlpool, was typical. More than 6,000 men answered the union call at Kast Side park to hear the officials of the United States Steel corporation condemned for their re fusal to treat with the workers. Lo cal superintendents, however, declared that the plants would continue to op erate as long as the men came to work. There will be no fires druwn ns long as there are faithful employ- to watch them. They derided as mere exaggeration tin Ion claims that the plants would be shut down. They es timated the union strength ns between 15 and 2.r per cent of the workers' total and promised protection for the men who report for work. In secret. the management of the Illinois Steel company, a subsidiary of the United States Steel corporation, made ready to protect their plants. City author! ties and Sheriff Lew Karnes, In whose territory clashes are expected, If any materialize, will throw hundreds of deputies into Gury. Fifty police will patrol the main street and prevent crowds from accumulating. The strik its " drew considerable satisfaction from the fact that no one reported to Join the 'Citizens' league," which was planned as a bulwark against disorder in uary. Bomb Thrown In Car. TIfils. General IUiratoff, the repre sentative in Georgia of General Dene kine, the antl-Holshevik leader In south Uussia, was severely wounded, and the Georgian general, Odesledlze, injured by the explosion of a bomb thrown In to General Buratoffs automobile. Dutch Withdraw Ambassador. London. An official wireless dis patch from Berlin says that the Bel gian ambassador at The Hague having been withdrawn, the Dutch ambassa dor at Brussels also has been withdrawn. TEXAS BORDER FLOODED RIO. GRANDE 40 MILES WIDE FLOODING TOWNS. McAllen,' Texas., With a sea of water thirty to forty miles wide nnd extending for a distance of 100 miles along Its lower course, the' Itlo Grande has flooded a score or more of towns and caused destruction of property amounting to millions of dollars In value. While communication with many of the smaller communities uiong the river Is cut off, It Is believed the people suved themselves by escap ing the higher ground. On the Mexi can side of the river ("amargo, Key nosa, Mier and a number of other towns are under water and hundreds of adobe houses have crumbled Into henps of ruins. According to meager reports from Matamoras, part of that city Is flooded. The broad, level valley on both sides of the river below Mc Allen is one unbroken expanse of water. On the Mexican side the inun dation extends south for thirty miles. Bandits Blow Up Trains. Monterey, Méx., Three passenger trains hafe been blown up by bandits during the last week and a number of persons killed. All the region below Cardenas, thruout the rich Huasteca ag ricultural, country, Is overrun with brigands, and travelers are held up and robbed, whether traveling by rail or in any other fashion. Another pas senger trnln was attacked by bandits near Corrltos. Two other passenger mi hitttr than Qrr . . Nomt ftnulni witktut Ikit tiiualurt Beware of so-called torfthom mixtures offered yon it bout com syrup- prices. 1 You ctn't buy the best at the cheapest price. We enebliih quality first end then price. The Reason for Farmer Jones Delicious Flavor Its goodness begins in the cane field. The cane from which it is made is fcrown under our supervision from seed cKosen under direction of our own agricultural experts. In fact, -we are the largest sorfchum growers in the -world. "FARMER JONES" brand has a larfce percentage of Sor&hun in the mixture when you are offered a mixture claimed to be a sorfchum mixture at a price about equal to the cheapest syrup, in most casea you are buying a cheap molasses mixture with but little sorfchum in it, or with just enough to be able to print the word "Sorfchum" on tho label When you buy "FARMER JONES" brand you pay a higher price, because it contains a fcood percentage of sorfchum and no molasses. We in clude sufcar syrup with an addition of corn syrup to prevent fermentation. mm Sorghum Blend Syrup This syrup has an excellence which cannot be duplicated. It adds nutrition and economy to Send us your name and we will send yoa free a copy of our new recipe book. THE FORT SCOTT SORGHUM SYRUP CO. Oeneral Offices, Kansas City, Mo. Plaat at Fort Seott, Kansas, and Pine Bluff, Arkansas) Manvfacturm of UNI-CORN Syrup No Help. "Xow that the war is over I dare say your boy can write you where he Is located In France." "Oh, yes," said Mr. Cobbles, "but the information doesn't do me an' mother any good. He might just as well say he's 'somewhere In France.' The names of them French villages don't mean anything to people who've never been outside of the state they were born in." Birmingham Age-Herald. Often the Case. White Is he In business? Black No, he Is the president of our Business Men's association. In trying to kill time, women of un- ?ertnln years use a lot of powder. 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