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New Castle News (Newspaper) - July 20, 1915, New Castle, Pennsylvania Telephone Your Items tp New Castle's Newsy NEW CASTLE NEWS Generally fair tonight and moderate VOLUME 291 NEW JULY 20, 1915.-12 TWO CENTS A GAIN RUSSIAN ARMY IS NOW HARD PRESSED ON ENTIRE FRONT Germans Claim to Have Captured Several Towns and Are Driven From Fortified Positions and Fall Narew River By FREDERICK Staff July 20.--A11 along the line in armies of Field Marshal Von Field Marshal Von Hindenburg and Gen. Von Buelow are forcing back the Russians in their great drive against An official statement issued by the German general early today reports that the Russians are falling back at various points way from the Baltic to the Galician and announces the capture of The towns of and Schlock have by the Teutonic The troops of Gen. Von army have occupied Between Russians were driven out of their fortified positions by the assaults of the manic Between and Novo the back upon the Narew river where an- other is In the southeastern theatre the troops took the advance Russian position at by Only at between the Vistula and the Bug namely west of sian army attempted re- In the western theatre of war a has been followed by an of Numerous artillery duels curred between the Oise river and the A French attack near Souchez was The text of official report theatre of troops have captured Windau has been occupied by During the pursuit of the Russians our reached of the enemy is maintaining prepared Northeast of and lighting is in Pissa and the ers the Russians have evacuated positions which had been repeatedly on Fagre At Oil Plant At N. July thousand workers at the onne Austrians Gaining On Bug River Official Statement From 1 na Says the Russians Are I. S. Staff Via Berlin and July troops have crossed the Bug northeast and have gained a foothold on the eastern bank of the the war office announced The re- sistance of the reinforced Russian forces has been broken down and they are the official ment The official telling of the new Austrian offensive of the allied troops in. Poland was continued West of the Vistula fighting ued at Northwest of Austrian troops captured some troops advanced fully to the heights near pany were ordered out on strike today and the threatens to cause an- other serious dislocation in the ment of supplies to the warring allies in Rioting broke out this and many persons were hurt when 50 armed vers and attacked of the conjunction with German Austrian regiments are engaged in violent fighting between and the Pilica we obtained a ing in the enemy's positions on the troops made prisoners and West Galician troops Police Inspector Daniel Caby was struck with a stone and badly Several arrests were The although not acted in concert when the still ers asked for a 15 per cent wage in- The Bayonne plant of the Standard Oil company is the biggest in the gained a footing on the eastern bank of the Bug river northeast of Sokal In turning The force under command of Gen. captured 12. men and five machine successes achieved on the whole front by the allied troops broke the enemy's He Six tied up at the was unable to maintain his positions docks there taking on hoard he had moved all 1 j s Most the employes are I few and gasoline for England and sible during the last I few On Sunday night he to 100 Company Proposition retreat and evacuated the battlefield for the victorious eastern the situation is generally The enemy made attacks only on the hank the Dniester below of Councilmen were this moraine by J. G. tendent Mahoning and ango Valley Railway that the resolution passed by council viding that the company would be re- of repaving the right of way on Highland avenue between Boyles Lincoln until next was accepted by the Some arrangements were also gested as to paving now being These were accepted by the all with the exception of the for PROSSER TO SPEAK ON DIAMOND Weather Rev. A. Prosser on the diamond on Wednesday Instead of In trades assembly This was de- upon on account of tho ex- tromo henl of last In caso of tho meeting will take placo In the trades assembly as Scales Will Remain Higher Than Street No Chance to on ton Avenue to Elevation of No change will he made in the grade of the paving being done on Wilmington avenue to suit the of a of scales at the city councilmen this Scales located In front of a store just across the city lino are higher than the grade of the The storekeeper wanted the paving made so that It would reach the floor ot the it Is impossible to er the ho Councilmen and the engineer ed the scone and decided that It would not ho a wise move to change the grade of the paving and make a hump on the KAISERIN GREETS WOUNDED SOLDIERS AT HOME SHE nt The picture shows the kaiserin shaking hands with convalescent soldiers nt the wounded soldiers who are convalescing are a difficult where are a score of big military The convalescents wish to return to the front as soon as they are able to be out of too soon for their own good and the physicians and nurses have a hard time keeping them from becoming Condition Of Frank Favorable Indications Are That He May Recover From Villainous OFFICIAL INQUIRY IN CASE July Secretary of State day stated an official in- of the submarine at- tack upon the steamship nn had The inquiry will he ed by officials of the treasury department and ordered following receipt of at the state department from W. O. Thompson of who was aboard the Mr. Thompson's testimony related to the shelling of the after the torpedo had failed to hit the It is expected that the in- will be in charge of ley Field collector of the port at New and will consist of taking affidavits from officers and crew of the The state it was would require positive proof that the was attacked without warning before making it a base for representations to Probe Asked In Incident Rev. C. S. Joshua Believes That United States Will Cause Rev. C. fi. Joshua today expressed the gallon of the line steame owing to the fact that News July 20. M. Frank's condition today is His temperature has receded to 99. Physicians said his chances of recovery have improved Frank's condition is more this morning than at any since he was ed Warden is no sign of infection and physicians are I much encouraged. Barring the un- the physicians think Frank will be able to sit up in a day or Light was today thrown upon the attack on Frank when one of the guards said that the liberty ranted Mrs. Frank about the prison and the restrictions imposed upon Mrs. wife of the man who at- was one of the reasons lor the attempt on Frank's cording to this guard Mrs. Frank las been allowed free access to the and has seen her husband at j vill and whereas Mrs. I visited her husband last tn Mm and in the of a more action in the matter to protect its uard She had to wMt wo hours air have been carried citizens and lives were before him at all Green bv allied the French endangered by the firing of the seated because pedo and the shelling of the nurtured a grudge because station at in Alsace I on July 9. REMINGTON ARMS MACHINISTS ARE PLANT Big Strike Which Was Called for Noon Today Failed to Materialize on That Men Are Offered a Dollar a Day 7 Increase July strike of the in the Remington Arms scheduled to take placo at noon today and postponed until 1 failed to up to p. m. Johnson of the Structural Iron announced at that Remington Co. has locked our men in the They have offered them a dollar a day and the men are in that What can we do to get them Plans for the inauguration of the strike hi the ton M. C. plant at noon today spread shortly 11 o from an order calling 500 men to an order footing every machine shop in Bridgeport or any parts of the ammunition or lets for the C: Following this announcement from un- ion headquarters name the report that the naval militia had been ordered to for duty at the armory for service in the strike zone on on the city fire strike will be Inaugurated noon as originally planned in the new Remington Arms plant and also in all plants in Bridgeport handling Will Oil Road For Two Miles State Highway Commissioner Orders Hand Closed for Ten for the Remington announced Vice-President J. Kepler of the International elation of after a ference in labor headquarters ly after 10 o'clock this v the the Columbia Bolt Nut will be pulled also at will also be a factory ed later in the more work and the less ey they the better off they To reduce their working from eight would he simply to them more time to loaf around the corner is the language at- to Fred treasurer of the Columbia Nut Bolt Co. Mr. Atwater's plant was the shop ng resurfaced by gang of 25 men un- outside of the to der the direction of J. The ted for a public Is requested to use the j Walking delegates made an at- j brook road to go to tempt today to have work stopped ation of attempted torpedoing ing the time the road the new addition to the t the line steamer factory by the Flint Two hundred and twenty-five tons Construction Co. of Mass. On orders issued by State Highway Commissioner Cunningham lansburg road will be closed for entire length of four miles for a period ten days commencing Thursday of this No traffic of any kind will be allowed on the road miles of which lying nearest two city to the city will be miles farthest away from The the have been closed for days on account of the fact that they are William 0. council to the Federal Industrial relations j was a passenger on the boat and was on the promenade deck when the attack was made by the German submarine and witnessed it in every He had been in England dis- cussing methods of dealing with dis- putes between corporations and ployes David Lloyd Rev. Joshua met him and was much im- pressed with his The following is the public ment made by Mr. Thompson in a New York newspaper in regard to the feel so strongly about the at- tack made on 'the by the I German submarine that 1 will bring jit before the state department at I have my business to attend to in New York on Monday and will then go to I shall the facts before Secretary Lousing on Tuesday and request the United States government take some July more action in the matter to protect its Air Raids By Allied Aviators Railway Station at is aged as Well as Train of of silica gravel will he used In prevented delegates from with the of the the As soon as the oiling of the Locomobile company has burg macadam has been mous for the European Ihe Youngstown road will be oiled automobiles and motor orders of the highway principally for the Russian Surveyors have completed Ihe Locomobile company of- ing out of one mile additional to be refuse to discuss the matter macadamized on the Eastbrook The contract for the work been let yet and the work has not will not likely be started for a short time un- til the successful bidder has been an- And Council Reach An Agreement Two Driveways Over Sidewalk Hast Washington Street to lie Will to Organize Club in Neighboring City nt That this The Georgia prison commission will begin thorough probe into the It learned today that Green had Compton or because the prison insisted upon ilm for Footbridge Is Not Properly Lighted As a result of investigation made by council last night at the Grant treet bridge they are of the opinion that the county should have the temporary footbridge properly This matter will be brought to he attention of the county and the railway junction at lerange in Eastern were at- Six French aeroplanes took part in the raid on which occurred early Four machines were j in the squadron that raided range on At the railway line damaged as well as the and I a All the aeroplanes ed to their base bombs were dropped at felt that I had a right to return home on the although she flies the British flag and because she is a passenger The fact that we had no war munitions on board fortified this Health Officer Is After Ice Man Now Alderman's Bond Approved Real Estate Here On Thursday evening a large I gallon of members of the New tle Rotary club will go to making the trip in After reaching the party will stop As a result of the conference tno where a lunch tween councilmen and the P. fc be E. Railroad company officials while in that city an effort will be morning it has been practically to arouse interest in that the company will be of a notary club for this lowed two driveways across the principal motive for the walk on East Washington trip The present alleyway near autos will leave New Castle ford's store will be made 27 feet and some 35 have stead of IS feet in and an ad- driveway be allowed near the Pennsylvania Railroad this to be used jointly by the already announced their intention of accompanying the F. E. Sowersby is in charge of transportation for the and D. L. City Health Officer Harper this morning that it had been said real estate is more tive at the present time than at any time I have declared George T. extensively led in real estate in that this j has now been started and is under on ten new houses in that district and nine have been P. L. E. and Pennsylvania of the I The P. L. E. company i p J A agreed to have the I I ill to the which was U VII constructed to the sidewalk on East Washington It will be placed nearer Produce A conference was held this after- noon at which time the question of ported to the department that an ice man Is In the habit of washing off ice at a catering trough for horses In the Seventh He has no facts as to the guilty party or a prosecution would ho This practice must be Dr. Harper and the place will he I of the neighbors be- ing Instructed to watch for the Ice man completed since the making 19 new houses In one special ity this One of the houses was erected on the Butler he C. B. BROWN IS J. T. deputy register ami BACK IN TOWN Bond of Claude newly pointed alderman In the Fourth who succeeds Cassius W. 1ms boon and tho now alderman Is on the The rooms occupied by Alderman duties this morning on account of James McMillan of icy have been fitted up for use of It Is expected that ho will bo his former Brown Is C. F. ot who was In this city for some time several years In tho five and ten cent store Is In Now Castlo was unable to attend to for a short being a guest of the crossing near the Pennsy station being used jointly by the vania and P. L. E. companies was FIRE ON OKLAHOMA TO BE INVESTIGATED July navy department today ordered an gation into tlie mysterious fire aboard Ihe battleship Oklahoma in the den yards ot the New York Ship Building Secretary Daniels said that ho had instructed Admiral chief of Alderman able to return lu a day or .in charge oC tho store at of tho Captain of tlic Oklahoma for tho department to make a thorough Inquiry Into tho to direct Inspector of Picnic Day All arrangements are complete for the big picnic to be staged at Cascade park Secretary Ed. O'Brien estimates that a record breaking crowd for the nics will be present if the weather conditions are Barbers are eagerly anticipating a chance to get at the Grocers in the baseball while the ers are Just as the melee Preceding will bo a regular playing the New Castle Works this contest starting at 2 DEATH Mrs. Alice Knight Col. A. Now
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