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Cedar Falls Record, The (Newspaper) - August 24, 1916, Cedar Falls, Iowa EDITION THE and warmer tonight and Thursday probably fair Friday XVI FALLS IOWA THURSDAY AUGUST 24 1916 30 Men Suggest CENTRAL SOON TO REPAIR CROSSINGS i Inability To Obtain Material Caused Delay In Making It Is Said Trade With The For Higher Rates The Central Railway Com- Railroads Hold Out shortly repair the bad street crossings on its tracks in Cedar Falls local agent J M iker announced today following a conference with General tendent A who stopped here for a brief inspection while en- Rates route to Chicago With the superintendent were j master and roadmaster I That the railway company has re- Washington Aug the need of crossing repairs Strike talk broke out again here for bu hag been among the railroad brotherhood men jn making them thru inability here Thomas Donovan proposed obtain material was the the morning session that the union ment of the superintendent He the different railroads stated that the be at- go home and leave the four tended within a comparatively lood presidents to arrange a strike short time possibly a few days His efforts however failed The I brotherhood presidents fearing the BRITISH strong however that the leaders GERMAN ASSAULTS indicated that they might be able to check the men for more than longer Leaders ad- Kaiser's Forces Make Desperate At- vised the men to be patient that the tempts To Regain lost matter would come to a head in a tions From British day or today held an London Aug GIMME THEM PUP RAM AWAY HIS Copyright HOW COMPAN Y FARED IN RECENT HURRICANE that the president urged e office fh as Once the Germans ed by the increase gained a temporary mission from seven to mne members ere The increase will be necessary to provide rapid hearing oh the demand from the ror higher rates j UFI D anticipated if the railroads grant the I eight hour day The railroad dents today were working to find a I way to accept the eight hour day and at the same time preserve the Taken Into Custody Following FOR GIRL'S DEATH ciples of arbitration for the HUGHES SPEAKS AT RENO TONIGHT Finding of Dying Girl's Body Charles E Hughes Only Speech in unconscious in a barn here Nevada Scheduled or Reno Sne shortly afterward I Chicago Aug Beaten and in an able manner with a pitchfork Miss j Pearl Murphy aged was found today Police This Evening I arrested Michael Flynn aged her sweetheart 30 Reno Nevada Aug Evans Hughes was scheduled to UAI f his only set speech in I til MO AMERICAN SPIES from miles waiting to 5 HoM a glimpse of the Republican nee Governor Hughes is en routs direct from Los Angeles which place ne left yesterday morning After nights address the candidate ivill in- man On Spy lean Authorities Protest Aug making set speeches in Dr Walter and jui in row afternoon and in Salt Lake City Mmr an Englishman V nA 1 Company Street Waist Beep in his morning but can imagine what J Water at Some some of the other camps look like Was Cooks Fish Stove j the Iowa troops are located on some From Beneath Flood After the highest ground about Shack Blows Had ville The Illinois troops for in- Fun Despite Discomforts Entailed stance must be in awful shape for they are in a of a mudhole j How the or Company F battled with the imagine the camp was will Berlin Aug London Aug the British government decided not let American cotton to go below S cents a pound to planters that jit prepared to spend 250 million to j prevent a possible cotton panic in i America and that it sent agents to the United States to buy coton in unlimited quantities to keep the price normal and also that these agents are still in the United States j are facts given to the United Press I today The British government when it in make cotton con- traband realized that it might cause a panic in the United States Felix Rose who directed the plan to prevent this told today how he did it We had to declare cotton contra- said he but we wanted to protect the cotton planters We j knew the speculators would make capital of the order in council and drive cotton prices to ruinous depths So the British government ed to go into the market as a buyer I looked over the market and ed we should be ready to buy 5 lion bales and we had to have 250 million dollars at our disposal con- stantly We planter should not get less than S cents so sent agents to the United with unlimited authority to buy That was of 1915 We told the American government of our plan On August ISth the king ed the order in council declaring ton contraband No panic followed What we had done was not generally known and the strength of cotton in the open Washington Aug The joint sion will begin its meetings the first week in September it was ed today after a half hour's con- ference between Secretary of State Lansing and the Mexican dor The exact date and place will be settled after a conference between the commissioners The meetings will bgin as soon as the Mexican members can reach the United States A Jersey coast mer resort probably will be selected THREE DEATHS FROM HEAT IN NEW YORK Many Prostration Reported In ern Metropolis From Heat Today New York Aug Three deaths and many prostrations were reported today as the result the heat here Three thermometers registered over 100 in the shade The official forecaster stated that the temperature at 2 o'clock was 90 The street are ways higher The humidity was over 80 way Rio Grande which is still without news of the market must have been a mystery been high ever since we got here I will BC torrent by drenched the skin and the com- pany or more will come within a our camp site For alF our troubles we had submarine which to the speculators In the first week sailed from Baltimore August 2 and is now five days overdue The v J of they hoped it would be reported deep the result of the recent lot of fun out of it yesterday cane that Texas gulf coast everyone is drying out and and the Rio Grande are told by ing to limber up this morning The j ALLIto O I I H tN LINES IN BALKANS vate James Collar in a letter to a camp reminds me more of a bunch of cotton went up a cent Within a was up 3 cents So friend here today His letter is un- dated but presumably was written Saturday or Sunday following the storm He Can you imagine us today Down in Texas Rio Grande forty feet above sea two and a hair inches of water that fell during one of the severest hurricanes that has struck this part of the country in a good many years Beginning yesterday morning flies than anything I can think of the morning after a storm everyone about anil incidentally Impressed But Is Not Yet og in the sun as much as possible Tet To Join Forces as possible Our squad which had ing to dry out the lowest tent in the company had plenty of excitement all day day One corner of the floor was With The Allies Athens Aug Allies have reinforced their lines a little higher than the rest so are strongly offensive northwest the water started to raise in the Salonika today On the wings we all made for a high spot Bulgarians have made further In the low corner was a knot numerical superiority out a new enlistment paper and profound impression in Roumania with a gale which blew from forty to thru we watched the water allied artillery has considerably an hour for about twenty rise Finally when we saw that j Speed their two hours we were beaten from all Tas coming over the floor we Balkan has created a sides with a fine driving rain that seemingly had no mercy for the boys of Uncle Sam The men worked all day trying to keep shelter over their blankets and personal belongings for with each gust of wind the stakes swore ourselves into militia marines it is not believed here that she the only known troop in the join the Allies at least which were driven a foot and a Ms being to sain an into the ground out of til the Allies have score a decisive victory against the Bulgarians Roumania is mobilized In no engagement in modern trance to a supply station and serve tory have armies of so many nations States Corporal Joe Meyers was elected admiral of the fleet and Lee I Simpson was then appointed chief more for the crop that year than they would have received in normal times Is the British government ready to follow with the same action for the 1910 was asked It looks as if the 1916 crop would be able to sell itself said Rose Rose an subject has been in the cotton all his lite He added in conclusion that every bale of cotton that has been seized by the British has been paid for and no shipper has lost ey except possibly on cotton for which he would have received an exorbitant profit if he had gotten it to Germany instead of its being ed by the British Every bale seized he said has been sold to spinners in England and not a single bale re- mains in storage the ground like so many toothpicks Plenty of tents of the Iowa camp i the meals So with trousers a la i been in clash along a single front and shirt a la Eve be are in the Balkans now were laid low the first four hours i to the nearest station a block night he goes east ROYAL NEIGHBORS arrested by the Mexicans in Piedras and have been held two days on a bread and water diet The American have protested OF COUNTY MEET FARM DEAL CLOSED TODAY The Blackhawk County convention of the Royal Neighbors of America held in this city yesterday was at- tended by 200 delegates and visitors and the program was much enjoyed The meetings were afternoon and evening in Woodman hall with i Cedar Falls Pay Nearly for Kour Hundred Acres of Grundy Land One of the biggest farm deals ot Mrs Charlotte S Rownd oracle the season is reported today Pour dar Camp No 621 officiating cedar Fall ls men Henry Watters of the storm because of the fact that we were not prepared for any such breeze But Company P succeeded in keeping all of their tents on their i halt away returning with seven boxes of cookies our rations for KILLED UNDER HUGHES IN NEVADA SMITING WOODROW Docs ter Talk For Democratic Stronghold MORE PARALYSIS CASES IN IOWA One Death and Seven Mew Cases Re- ported in Iowa Epidemic Yet Des Moines la Aug of three times as many new cases of paralysis as have received any other day come into the state board of today One death and seven newf 1 V cases were reported The death occurred in which has sis cases of the disease now While refusing to admit that there is any indication of a bad epi- demic of the disease in the health officials said there is danger in the apparently increasing hold of the plague in Iowa Des Moines Wellman Grinnell Palo Alto county Boone county and Lincoln township Dallas county re- ported new cases FOR WELFARE OF IOWA'S CHILDREN Iowa Mothers and Parent Teachers Associations to Work at the Fair lay I don't hardly know who to blame i platforms by all flay a this Some Say General A1 I- Men ordered it as part of the routine and nailing the tents to the floors no wind could get under them to lift up The band of our regiment ed the most of any of the boys for of a training camp others claim it was the Eastman Kodak people from the amount of films there has been j used up this morning he had just been issued lumber for the erection of mess halls and they had theirs but partly erected when the storm struck The studding gave way and the roof came to the ground with a crash yesterday afternoon Two men were under it at the time but escaped with but a few scratches by fortunately being under the gable i of the be go mark him well and tell him to start for British East Africa for we are looking for him FALLING BUILDING Tenements In Course of tion Collapse AVith Results Aug Two workmen were killed two are ising and fifteen were injured by collapse of two tenements under construction at street today I SOCIALIST PARTY PIERCE MAKES BIG PLANS THE FRENCH LINE per was served in G A R hall by Sam Walter C A Hollis and A A the ladies aid society of St Johns have a deal for the Lutheran church Especial farm located ten miles tents should be made of the splendid of Cedar Palls for a off sidal selections which were given sideration ot nearly The piled for our mess floating all Yon should see our company pian To Send Leaflets Into Every street waist deep on a man between the cook tent which was about two feet under water and the rest of the Our woodpile has partly and lumber that had been and the generous encores that were farm consists of 400 acres and is rendered The visitors were improved it has been well over their entertainment for pleas mobile trip about given through the zens with machines which were ly offered The cooks Oleson and Oliver Home In United States Says Paris Office Admits Germans Lines of Somme New Paris Aug I mops penetrated the French York Aug at several points north of the The socialist party plans to carry I Somme in a powerful attack its presidential fight into possibly j night Oo war office last Reno Nevada Aug today started his invasion of the first sure lead democratic state he has ed since leaving New York three weeks by attacking President Wilson's tariff and foreign policies Hughes added a defense of his own labor record referring to an editorial in a New York labor paper in 1910 in which he called the est friend of labor that ever the governor's chair at bany Tired out by his strenuous Hughes is anxiously looking forward to several days rest in the Colorado Rockies SAFE CRACKERS ROB POSTOFFICE i yet been determined but doubtless before they could get breakfast they will make it a model farm I i haven't time to look about state Preventive Medicine Dr A E ford Aug 25 Infant Dr Albert IT Beifield Iowa University at o'clock Aug 25 Story Miss Prudence Nicholas Aug 28 Infant Dr Albert H feld Aug 28 University Aid in E J Hiss Prudence Nicholas Aug 26 Co-operative Educational Survey E J Ashbaugh Aug 30 What Iowa Is Doing for Crippled Children at the State University H 0 Klingaman Extension Division State university The executive committee in charge of this interesting program is Mrs Allen 0 Ruste Charles of of Ihc Bear Creek five Iowa Congress ot Mothers Miss A Social department Extension Division Iowa University Miss U shey Supt Visiting Nurses tion of Des freek Looted Trailed to By The Iowa Congress Mothers and Parent Teachers associations in which several in Cedar Falls women ore actively interested have ed a splendid Child Welfare Exhibit and Conference program for the Iowa State Fair at the Women and Children's building The exhibit con- sists of a complete outfit of baby's needs arranged by the Visiting Nurses association of Des Moines and new and attractive charts on Child Welfare also a selected group ot books on the subject Every day at 4 o'clock there will bo a ence relating to congress work The committee in charge is Mrs Schaar Lincoln Des Moines Mrs A W Brett Des Moines Mrs E E man Keosauqua The speakers at 2 o'clock daily Aug 24 Ottumwa la Aug The attack was preceded blowers dynamited the safe I miles of here today and of the Somme tlie Germans with stamps and money to Oklahoma where socialists believe the French extent ot and five pads they have a chance of carrying lino around Maurepas but money orders Bloodhounds lowed a trail leading into Ottumwa I no infantry attacks
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