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New Castle News (Newspaper) - October 10, 1914, New Castle, Pennsylvania i France Is With Belgium Crushed mans Press on to Complete Work of Ruin PARIS Oct 10 Information to the headquarters of Gen military governor ot Paris is to the effect that the Germans are again striving against the French right on the The highest confidence prevails however that the French not only hold their own hut will eventually oust the Germans from their position near St and drive them hack toward Luxemburg the German center has been weakened by the removal of troops to support Gen Alexander Van Kluck the positions held by the in- vaders at this time are so strong that the French have not dared to try to take them by storm Paris Relieved Paris now feels safe The diate object of the German army according to all the signs is to cupy the territory adjoining the channel The The first blow against Prance having failed the second blow must be aimed at land Belgium has been crushed The new line-up of opposing forces means that northeastern France is probably destined to suffer similar to that already visited on Belgium All of France's rich cities In the northeast have doubtless been marked for certain ruin The French general staff is still confident of success but it is that there can be no decisive victory while the masses engaged are enormous It is possible to hope for defeat of the enemy s plan If there can he a constant stream of reinforcements When the German retirement be- the French general staff hoped to push the invaders from France When the retirement was checked and the French flanking movement in the north looked as though It would be a complete success some of the more optimistic hoped ml the French could get into the rear of the German army of invasion cut its line of communications and surround it entirely It was soon seen that such a campaign was beyond the cower of the allies because of the gantic size of the German army and the seemingly endless resources of the German general staff The following description of ing around Lille up to Thursday noon has just been received here from an English correspondent the French firing over Lens at the German position near the village ot Loison wrought immense destruction and the German advance from the northeast received a decided The Germans were compelled to retire eight miles according to latest information The battle began Oct 4 when the Germane made a desperate attack to escape Ine movement of the allies left wing A violent series of engagements afternoon between ono tune they were all broken but one Tho crowd donated toward a fund to get him a new set of strings Ho also warbled a few songs ol uie days gone by Dr T M Shaffer played a few lections on the fiddle Patrol Driver Phillips waded into the watering trough for the benefit of the entertainment committee and provided some unique fun Phillips went into the water up to his waist The greater part of the evening he consequently spent sitting on the heater He had no change of was a barrel of cider when the crowd reached the farm The barrel is near today reports have it DETECTIVES HAD TO PAY STIFF FINES from Faff Onil Youngstown the being for alleged for liquor purchased at 83 Attorney Charles E made a plea in behalf of the defendants claiming that they had heretofore borne good reputations Zayac is a watch maker with a shop in town Trainor has been in the tive business there but a short time Both men settled Motions for new trials had been RAILROAD LINES OF COMMUNICATION OF BOTH ARMIES jail Samuel made but were withdrawn Jerry Ashum selling liquor out a license fine costs and three months to the county jail Alfred liquor case tence suspended upon the payment of to the fund for prosecuting liquor cases Leo Kannette obstructing justice fine and costs Francis Perino selling liquor 5500 fine costs and three months to selling liquor fine costs and four months to il Samuel W Lewis selling ice cream below the standard and costs Lewis stated to that it was ice cream and he did not know he was the law Antonio Ross on a charge of bery was sentenced to six months to the workhouse It was claimed that by threats similar to Black Hand he had secured from Fred Ross alleged that he had loaned ice and when he asked for its re- turn he told Fenice that he was going to be married and Fenice gave him 120 jail of the allies is to cut the lines of communication by which the Germans bring Up of the Germans is to cut the railroad that supplies the allies left wing ad main line of communication for allies parallel to battle front No that supplies extreme right of German army St Quentin Maubeuge and their battle ironi wo f iwi luau H f Brussels and Valenciennes to St Quentin NoT and to Givet and Namur ot by Germans to cut railroad between Wile and column moving on line ot communication French and Germans claim al ternate advances and retreats Trenches north of Soissons claim to have gamed Germans Making Desperate Effort To Break INVASION OF ENGLAND PROBABLE curred Sunday about Germans and the aDOUI French infantry occupying the city of Lille and its suburbs On Monday these attacks were finally repulsed On Tuesday a fight occurred between the French and a heavy German force stretched along the whole eastern northern and northwestern suburbs of Lille The battle raged all day and well into Wednesday the French guns causing terrible havoc The man infantry fire was not effective but feeble and scattering The battle ended in a victory for tlm French forces and the German army ing of which had been intended to cover the right flank of the main body ad- on Lille and Arms was en back 13 miles On Thursday tho Germans gradually retired east and north It is believed that the Germans have been compelled to fall back all around Lille owing to the vigor of the French attacks and the accuracy of the light artillery of the French The city of Lille itself is said to be only slightly damaged ing the hostilities which have been raging around there Continued from Page iOO prisoners in IS hours according to official information from tho war office It is unofficially reported that the Germans have evacuated the district about Lille after nearly a week of continuous fighting English cor- respondents send word that the man army holding the lino had been driven back 13 miles and that the German troops at Lens have been forced eight miles nearer to Belgium The mnn circle around marked the beginning of the German offensive By P I X S Staff Correspondent PARIS Oct troops are making heavy attacks upon the allies north and northwest of Lille but the situation is satisfactory as far as the allies are concerned according to the official French issued at 3 o'clock this afternoon II says that the French troops have gained some ad- vantage north of the Oise and have also made progress about St Mihiel at the eastern end of the battle front The oficial statement also announces that Antwerp was taken Friday Tho communication follows in Th battle continues under tory conditions Our entire battle front has been maintained despite violent attacks by the enemy at several points On our left wing in the region com- prised between La Bassee lieres and Cassel 27 miles northwest of Lille and 18 miles from the coast of the English channel The engagements between tho op- posing cavalry have been of an cate nature because of the nature of the land formation At the north of the Oise our troops have gained some real advantages at several parts of their scene of action In the region of St Mihiel we have made evident advance in that region against the army of the north under French General It is presumed that fighting is still in progress further to the north on Belgian soil It is officially an- that the cavalry engagement on tho Belgian frontier between mounted troops of four nations land and France on one side and Germany and Austria on the other is continuing violently The German movement which had for its tive the cutting of railroads at Amiens in order to cripple the French and English forces in the ex- treme northern part of France seems to have been checked The forces that are locked In a battle grip around Arras are swaying backward and forward in quick movements This struggle which has been fought on the soil of three nations has now been going on for 28 days and still the end is not at hand The main German lines Russians Capture Two More Cities By MURRAY I X S Staff Correspondent Oct Russian war office today announced that and Lyck two im- portant railroad centers in East sia had been captured from the mans By making their attack on from the southeast he Russians forced the Germans to don their fortified positions at which will undoubtedly make us adopt corresponding measures It is easy to understand the im- portance of keeping secret as long as possible the recent movement of the Russian troops on the eve of great events It seems it is to this that we must attribute the brevity and dearth of official news on the present situation in Galicia and western bank of the Vistula BELGIAN CITY FALLS BEFORE KAISER'S ARMY Continued from man's side and set free the force for other duties But Antwerp even if converted into a first class fortress will bring little advantage for its trade will now die away v to nothing and the Scheldt cannot be used for naval purposes unless the neutrality of the Netherlands is ted The lower course of the river is in Dutch hands and we shall ly insist on the neutrality of the Netherlands not being violated at our expense Germany doubtless hopes to re- tain Antwerp when peace is declared hut there is chance that this dream will be realized The issue of Dutch now looms high That country has made every preparation to maintain and it is unlikely that many will enlist Another enemy by violating that neutrality Stuivenberg hospital which there was 200 wounded was and the wounded transferred to twr ships moored in the harbor The Palace of Justice has been partially destroyed by fire Ther was no water with which to fight th flames At 2 o'clock on Friday morning a train filled with fugitives abou to leave for was struck by projectile and many of the passenger OL projectile ana many ot tne If these conjectures prove to be were reported to have been killed true public opinion will very soon Belgian engineers blew up th apparently be compelled to be bridge over the on the river and ter of War who has fied as during the first ten days of canai as wen as other works to bin the war with the meagre details in jer the advance of the Germans in the official news trusting in final fantry This destruction prevente success and awaiting the time when further flight toward it will be possible without divulging Thursday night the German bom military secrets to lift the veil was more furious than a which must always cover the first other time the cannonade reach phases of a new born military the climax of its fury The cil lion reported to be almost completel The return of the czar to flames the glare of the grad without visiting Lemberg it the splashes of flame froi explained was due to the fact that the German shells being the Russian armies are soon to be on the Dutch frontier te engaged in a decisive battle on away Through the dull glo Silesian frontier Unofficial reports light volumes of dense smok are not broken strongholds of Officials At Home turned from the front Nicholas declared tod frontier ligni volumes 01 from the front state that the Russian be seen rolling skyward ms armies in western Galicia and on The famous cathedral of Noti and the the principal invaders France are still In their possession The only change of importance has been the cessation of the German forts against Paris Military experts believe that from now on one may of a different character from those marking tho war up to date It is reported from the front that Howard Phillips Tries a New Goes Snyders Complimented New Castle and city officials were guests of Warden and Mrs Perry at the city home last night making the annual in- of the farm and buildings and also enjoying a fine chicken ner in the evening The dinner was one which every man present is singing praise this morning the one big topic of sion around the city hall today be- ing that dinner The farm and buildings were found to be kept in excellent condition and the inspection was a most factory one in every way Mr and Mrs Snyder were commended on the way they have city perty during their stay at the farm In the New Castle parly wore or Walter V Tyler G Ramsey Joseph and Bus Lush City Physician Dr T II fer City Charles Miller Treasurer C C Duff Poor Di- rector James M Hamilton City Clerk G Street Tud City Assessors W 0 Johns and David Samuels trol Driver Howard mid Frank Williams a reporter During Ihu opening Happy rison ono of Iho tho homo to ho blH and Th hanjo couldn't of music ever Happy finished tho German troops along the gian border north of Lille are ing from ammunition shortage trans- port trouble OIL wno nats armies HI anu vn n t with Czar heft bank of the Vistula have taken Dame lay that every i the offensive at all points whose construction began i was seriously damaged it It was noted as one of the Nicholas decare soldier had been driven The correspondent of the saia n was us unu m in the government slates that in the Suwalki and most beautiful Gothic edifices The battle on the loft bank campaign the Russians took in the Netherlands The vaulting of of the Vistula rivr the prisoners and forty guns No interior is supported by 125 sian army and the combined MEN ANTWERP BERLIN Via wireless to London Oct single army division con- sisting of men captured Ant- werp according to H statement issued today by the official Gorman news division of the German army marched Fort at Antwerp early yesterday says the statement being the first fort of the inner bolt which wan destroyed Within a few hours attempts made by the outer forts to stay the German advance were defeated and the forts were The Belgian army drew across tho Scheldt west of Ant- werp The agency states it has received a that all parts of Antwerp in flames that the principal hospital was burned to tho ground tlm patients fleeing for their lives and Hint fugitives from Antwerp declare the situation there 111 Gorman forces is still raging without definite result Gen said Routed invasion of Russian territory by the German forces in East Prussia bits resulted in complete defeat for the said the war minister In many places the German retreat developed intu a rout in which we took thousands of prisoners many guns and great quantities of supplies The Germans arc now un the de- fensive They have all been driven back Into East Prussia and by ing Lyck and we have gained strategical positions which put tho Germans In a position On tlie left bank of the Vistula our troops are now engaged with the trian and German armies Heavy fighting has boon in progress for two 0 aim in statement as to the losses on pillars either side has yet been issued here by 125 damaged the Hotel De WASHINGTON Oct de- iVille a historic building that was in It was of the style of architecture By day morning it was estimated that more than two-thirds of the tion had fled and most of the people taking refugee on Dutch struction by the German army of a Special Sunday Dinner At the Ideal Lunch Soup Cream of Chicken with Ulco Combination Salad Mashed Coffee or Lamb on linked Italian Roust of with Adv Drawing Pinner 40 11 days without definite result enemy lias concentrated heavy forces there to check our advance on Silesia We are making The emperor has expressed himself as greatly pleased at conditions as he found them at front The morale of the Russian troops is excellent and the commissariat is working well The Russian official statement said that the official censorship would again be tightened because of tho Important military operations that are under way This ment confirmed Hie belief that the battle along the Vistula north of Cracow had reached a critical stage The official bureau gave out this statement In explanation of the It u n opportune time to attention to tho fuel that when tho general staff gave iin account of the which had transpired In tlm in It furnished n sufficiently detailed outline of tho strategical monts of tlm Russian on frontier the fighting In which weakened considerably tho thorn In a din to throw the bulk of on Iho frontier r Central agency dispatch ruction by the German army 01 a Amsterdam sayg that It is number of large from Source tanks near Antwerp was reported fe German the state department today by Consul fn t Antwerp In General Diedrich at Antwerp to destruction of the reported from f Of these craft would the oil tanks had been shelled by and make Germans while the American flag dangerous in the EaS f-e cognizant If -ent the Is In German hand the American ownership of the tanks The American consul general also notified the state department that he had been forced to leave Antwerp when the bombardment commenced on Wednesday State department officials believe DECREES IN DIVORCE CASES In their claim for damage done OPERA HOUSE IS SECURED William A Kakin chairman of tho committee has secured the opera house for the big Republican mass meeting to ho held hero on the evening of The list of vice presidents and a chairman not yet been named BOOTS NAMED AS DEPUTY Speed Up Production Each machine in your shop is an investment profit is determined by the quantity and quality of the work it does Speed is factor in making your factory profitable It is very hard to keep machines up to speed with belt and line shaft drive The belts will slip on glazed spots will crown and convey the starting jerks of one machine to others Delicate work is broken or marred by these jerks and production is reduced by the lowered speed Electric motors using our power service will increase your production 10 to 50 and reduce your power cost Write or phone for our representative who these facts in dollars and The New Castle Electric Co POWER SALES DEFT Bell 139 Union 528 FRIDAY SATURDAY OCT MATINEE SATURDAY ONLY 1 TRAVEL FESTIVAL NEW RIDE ON A VENICE OF INTO THE BIRD LIFE Gear from Charles Gear desertion Robert Grinnen from Clara Grinnen desertion Leroy Hoelz from Jennie adultery Mary A Rosa from John McK ROSE desertion An alias subpoena was awarded In the divorce case of Flora E Turner against AVm Turner GRATER BIO Mat Children tinder 12 Any Seat IBc 250 All Seats SEATS NOW ON SALE NEXT WEEK PICTURE WEEK that Cannot Be Seen Anywhere Else In the City MONDAY TUESDAY OCTOBER 12 AND 13 A ROYAL IMPOSTOR Another High Class S WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 14 PICTURES on the Screen Tho Most Invention Since the Introduction of Moving SATURDAY OCTOBER 10 AND 17 THE STAIN One of tho Human Ever Put out 6 lOc PAPAL OF STATE DEAD Oct Dominic Kerrata papal secretary of state died at o'clock this afternoon at tho ago of 07 Ho hajl boon 111 for several Y W 0 A NOTES IlK of tho and new conditions Upon the of Con- of Tlm In domestic I'lirlor thin morning urn rapidly nnd during Ir us them will lin Instruction deputy randy limiting nnd fl pointed In A linn lioen en iion for if ferry owing In Ilio removal of II girls itr which in room II Kirk from tho Painting and Decorating wanted All kinds of ROOF PAINTING AND REPAIRS J C SMITH SONS E Washington St
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