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Cumberland Evening Times (Newspaper) - October 31, 1918, Cumberland, Maryland FROSTBURG CUMBERLAND EVENING TIMES WEDNESDAY OCT AT ODDS WITH W M HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT Mayor Koon Aroused Over Re fusal to Receive Few Remain ing Patients From City Hos Dr Thomas Koon mayor of Cumberland and Acting Assstant Sur geon United Stales PublK Health Service and the Board of Western Maryland J at odds over the alleged the board to admit influenza pa into the hospital from the Utj the emergency institution open Frostburg Oct 30 Funeral of James H Noel The funeral ofJames U Noel chief bill clerk o ftne Maryland House ot Delegates and merchant of Midland was held from bis home Tuesday a tenooii The Kev Kdwiird C Ca laher pastor copal heated u SLATE GRAVE VAULTS The best irravo vault Is made slate and the prices reasonable have a few left A large stock ol Terra Cotta 1lpe on baud J JB WILLIAMS CO Advertisement j An Appeal To Patriots To Repudiate Roosevelt And Back Op President Wilson WANTED of the Presbyn aud Midland in a brief address paid tribute 25 girls between the ages of 15 and 21 to off bear vnurcu Vt i Wage per day Apply Big Hev Mr Oai Savage Fire Brick office op pogite Frostburg Md In New York City last Monday night Theodore Roosevelt made a savage partisan attack on Woodrow Wilson the President e e Id in the Mortens mansion Di iaryland has but 20 beneficiary one 01 tue largest i mouj floral tributes were numerous Inii designs from various organisa tions The Midland Fire Company sent a ladder The pallbearers from the Jr 0 U A iu He is also ascertaining what powers he might possess as Acting Assistant lurgeoa of the United States Public HMSS Hale superintendent the Western Maryland Hospital re fused to receive the patients from the that the board would be glad to hear a statement from him He replied that inasmuch as the board uad al ready reached a conclusion there was o say although according Burial ritos ol ui6 lean Mechanics Mr Noel having a member of tho Midland Council Many Midland and Frostburg peo ple accompanied the body to the scuiie Advertisement oc246t UllS Miss Nellie Kyle Miss Nellie Kyle aged 28 dauishter of Mrand Kv e Kus The Daily War Map printed in the New York American is the most uptodate and accu rate war map to be found in any newspaper Dont to look at this war map every day Advertisement oc29lt KEYSER MaskellerGerstell Miss Myrtle E Maskeller daughter of Mr and Mrs Robert Maskeller was married this morning at the home of the bride at Keyser W to Jos The ceremony was performed by Rev H V Glvler pas Itor of the First Methodist Episcopal termeni graduate of the Keyser Preparatory uy Cemetery She j School of the class of 1915 and tausht survived bv five brothers Kd school two years After a trip Mr i inhn navid 1vn and Bernard i and Mrs Gerstell will reside at the ward Jahn DIMU auu o near Keyser Double Funeral The funeral of Mrs Philip Gerlach and of I ed that the doctors were always try ing to hreak up the Western Mary land NuralnaCorps Insufficient The patients from the City Hospital is understood were refused be cause ot lack of nurses at the AAiest ern Maryland Hospital Dr Ko in Bald he would furnish nurses but Uiat thev would not all he trained nurses there would he some volunteers whose services had been accepted at the other hospitals during the epidem ic Dr Koon said that a number women volunteers at the City Hospital should be released as they tad other work to perform and tbis couldbe done by Mary land taking the few remaining pa At the outbreak of the epidemic ithe management of the Western Mary land Hospital at first refused to re ceive influenza patients when Dr Xoon threatening to commandeer a section of the institution appealed to la 1IO1U liui morning at H oclock Burial vas in Allegany at the home and Funeral Of Mrs Gunter The funeral of Mrs Eugene Gunter who died at Miners Hospital Sattu day evening of pneumonia was held Irom the home of her father and moth erinlaw Mr and Mrs Avilltam Gnuter West Main street Tuesday at 4 n m Burial was In Allegany Cem etery Ilev M L Knders Cumber at the home and grave The pallbearers were Richard Grilhtu James Wltchell John Thorpe rank Ruffo Harry Brode and John Ranlc Funeral Of Joseph Williams The funeral of Joseph Williams aged 25 years who died at Miners Hospital Sunday following an illness ot pneumonia was held from the home of his parents Mr and Mrs bclward AVllliams Water street Tuesday after noon with burial in Allegany Ceme terv Rev Mr Moore pastor of Grace M E Church South conducted the services The pallbearers were John L Joseph Storey blonzi Crowe Ott9 Hohing and John FrUciiaru Mr Williams was Spasmodic croup It usually relieved with ctoe application JACOB HAFER Funeral Director FROSTBURG MARYLAND Open Night and Day ons m wim amjuo jrom jjjg car oarn menus 01 LIB ue1 second and third floors and 1 ceased served as lowerbearers C L j Roberts Russell Fortney Thomas Geary and Edward Starkey Mr Wil Hams was an excepUonally Eoodwork the board of directors which finally decided to isolate the surgical cases land persons ill with various maladies the second and third floors andi 1 give the first floor over to the influen za patients The first refusal was on tne ground the influenza might spread among the regularpatients of the institution but this objection was overcome by their removal and isolation to other floors Dr Koon In his argument stated the Allegany Hospital an institution also receives stato support had received the few remaining patients Irom the State Hospital train and he could see no reason why the Western Maryland could notact similarly TheBoard of Directors of the West an employee ot the Cumberland Westernport Electric Railway Com panv working at the car barn at Clafysville and the following men car barn friends of the de Motor Truck Hauling Local Long Distance Moving and Coal Hauling Quick de liveries and reasonable rates Call IRVIN R LOHR Phone 72J Mt Savage Maryland 151 11 J 1UUM Thomas Footer John Keating Henry A Bachman W Hope Carleton and Daniel Annan Hospital Train Leaves The State Hospital Train was tak en to Chambersburg yesterday to combat the epidemic there The personnel of the train includes Dr f Z Dunott Baltimore chief medi cal officer Dr E M Parlett Balti chief fourth year medicai etudents for Johns Honkins man and a man of sood His death is a matter of deep regret the community In the announcement of Mr Wil liams death the survivors were listed incorrectly Mr Williams is survived by his wife and two small children his parents Mr and Mrs Edward Williams one small brother and a married sister Mrs Joseph Kuhlman Sends Home Souvenir Ray Miller well known local boxer sent his father John Miller a chevron from France It is gray with the num ber 450 on it Jlliler in a letter stal led that it was taken from the sleeve of a German that he himself had cap tured New Pastor Arrives The Rev William Clews mica who accepted a call to the First Presbyterian Church has arrived Personals Miss Pearl Engle returned from an extended visit to friends and relatives in Baltimore Max Sapiro was discharged from Camp Stewart owing to physical heBoard of Directors of the West from France it is gray wim me uum Maryland Hospital is composed of her 450 on it Miller in a letter stat John Keating W ert that it was taken from the sleev A Bachman W W Hannon disability Cheer who is a Chinese student con ducted the microscopal and bacterio logical examinations in the hospital The graduate nurses with the trainare Misses Hooper Lewis Ruth erford Glenn and Thomas Two nurses died Glenbimie Sunn Olney 111 and Marie Louis Nev ln St Louis Miss Riddle private secretary to Dr Dumott contracted the influenzba and was too ill to ac ccnipany the train to Chambersburg Dr Koon in his official capacity as mayor sent theofficials of the State Train Hospital a letter expressing tha thanks of the community for the splen did service rendered Show Europe that America will not repudiate President Wilsons leadership by voting for Etchison for Congress on Tuesday Nov 5 Political aclvertlsment published by authority of the candlflate The only morning comic page is printed every day in the New York American a smile Start the day Advertisement WE ARE NOW SHOWING FALL FOOTWEAR AT Reasonable Prices W F KERBER 27 N CENTRE ST After each YOU eat one E ATONIC ffOB YOUR STOMACHS Cronley returned from a visit to relatives in West Virginia Miss Elizabeth Gleason who visit ed Miss Alice Hitchins Frost avenue has returned to AVillianisport Mr and Mrs Henry Schreiber have returned from Franklin Pa Clifton Hitchin has returned from Colorado Patrick Brophy has recovered from an attack of David Pugh night policeman who has been absent on account of flu has returned to his post Wellington Williams U S at Portsmouth is visiting relatives here Jacob Kroll was removed from his home In Grahamtown to the Miners Hospital suffering with pneumonia Mrs Groves Mt Savage was re ceived at the Miners Hospital Mon day Mrs Wm Preston and son Clarence have recovered from a serious attack the Mose Porter and Wm Hunter are ill with grip Vincent Minnick and family Chest nut street recovered from the Mr Lame and were i discharged from the Miners Hospital Bessie Wilson colored Piedmont was admitted to the Miners Hospital to be treated for pneumonia John Jenkins and family Water street who were ill with the flu are improving Miss Norene Henckel who was ill with pneumonia at the Miners Hos1 pital was removed to the home of Mr I and Mrs Stanley Logsdon Maple street much improved FOR SALE About 20 full bred I 0 C pigs Phone 12M Morantown Md Advertlsnient oct 282t CORNED BEEF Cur own make Delicious to cook cabbage and potatoes with You get Meats of quality always from Hines Sanitary Cash Meat Market Phone 950 S MECHANIC ST and get full food value and real stom ach comfort Instantly relieves heart burn bloated gassy feeling STOPS acidity food repeating and stomach misery AIDS digestion keeps the stomach sweet and pure EATONIC i the beil remedy and only eosti cent n day to use it You willhc do lilhted with results Satisfaction ot money back Flute call and try it Martins Drug Store 77 Baltimore Cumberland Md Advertisement Highest Quality Music Rolls WITHjWORDS Missouri Waltz Hush a By Ma Baby O Promise Mo Just Before the Battle Mother Say a Prayer for the Boys Out There Koep the Home Fires Burning Carry Me Back to Old Virginia Kiss Me Again Break the News to Mother My Bel pin n Rose When You Come Back Smiles Arc You From Heaven Ln Murseilliase Liberty Bell Oh Frenchy Oh Trenchy A Perfect Day J P WIESEL 133 Baltimore Strtat CUMBERLAND MARYLAND and Navy of the United States Roosevelt our great President at a time when our Nation is engaged in the most stu pendous and perilous war in our history He made a rabid politi cal stump speech in which he held President Wilson up to the pub lic scorn and ridicule in which he said that our President was a Czar last in war first towards peace long may he He nri ovPiOGiriorii wont oil th way to his hearers to dis trust disbelieve and torepudiate Woodrow Wilson And Roose velt made that speech at the most critical time in Americas his tory He argued with heat and vituperation against our great President whom he characterizes as a man of selfsufficient ig Roosevelts speech from beginning to end was a speech of criticism and abuse of Woodrow Wilson the President of the United States and he made this intensely bitter attack on Presi dent Wilson at a time when over two million American soldier boys land and over a half million American boys on the ships ol our great navy are all fighting and dying to uphold the honor of America to uphold the hand of President of the United States and to carry the glorious Stars and Stripes into Berlin At such a time did Roosevelt choose to attack President Wil son And Avjiat it all about Was it because Theodore Roosevelt aspired to be the Republican candidate for President in 1920 or was it because President Wilson recently asked the American people to back him up for Democrats for Con gress next Tuesday November 5 This same Mr Roosevelt Avho noAv raises such a great hue and cry arid excoriates President Wilson Avhile running for gov ernor of NBAV York on the Republican ticket in 1898 made this argument for the election of a Republican Congress to support President McKinley after the SpanishAmerican Avar had been actually Avon Remember that Avhether you will or not your votes this year will be viewed by the nations of Europe from one standpoint only They Avill draAv no fine distinctions A refusal to sustain the Pres ident this year will in their eyes be read as a refusal to sustain tha war and to sustain the efforts of our peace commission to secure the fruits of war Such a refusal may not inconceivably bringabout a rupture of the peace negotiations It will give heart to our defeated antagonists it will make possible the interfer ence of those doubtful neutral nations Avho in this struggle have Avished us Roosevelt argued in 1898 for a after the SpanishAmerican Avar had actually ended The Avar Avith Ger many is not ended Millions of our finest and bravest boys are the thick of the fight and WoodroAv Wilson our great President asks for the same unity of command in America that I has served to bring victory to the armies of the Allies under the supreme command of Marshal Foch Is it because President Wil son now asks for a Democratic Congress that Roosevelt so bit erly assails him Do you believe that after reading Roosevelts appeal for a Republican Congress to back McKinley in 1898 Roosevelts partisan purposes are too plain for further WoodroAv Wilson is acclaimed by th popular voice of the world as its leading statesman WoodroAv Wilson has sofar led this country in the Avar with an efficiency that the great German general staff might envy A mighty army raised as if by magic i superequipped with all that an army needs has turned the tide in France A great navy helps our Allies to control the The Avhole world noAv turns to America and its great leader for guid ance The United WoodroAv Wilson has saved the Allied countries from defeat and President Wilson and the American people must be paramount in the settlement of the problems of this Avar and the peace when it follows And at this critical time is the President to be repudiated and the impression given to Germany that in spite of the Avar there are many in America Avho do not favor the policies of Wilson Avhich today are i in process of crushing out autocracy and all future Avars Oppo sition to President Wilson means encouragement to Germany and a consequent prolongation of the Avar One thing at a time The great problem of today is to end the world and party ambition must wait In such a crisis it was not only the right but also the high and imperative of the President to crush aside any scruples of taste or any tradition and appeal straight to the people And the American people will back him up too The American people are determined that they shall have one reward and one reward only for their enormous efforts and sacj They are determined that the Avorld shall be made safe for democracy and that the chief figure in the Peace Conference shall be that of the President of the United States that the voice of compelling authority shall be the voice of the people of the United States The people know their President They trust him Nobody can make them believe that he aspires to be a tyrant and a nautocrat They Avill give him cheerfully every addition of temporary power and authority he asks because they IOIOAV Bright well that all that poAver and authority Avill be used to obtain a just peace that will be permanent so far as human prescience can make peace permanent and above all else that all that power and au thority will be inflexibly exercised to make safe the rights and liberties of every people great or small under the skies of God Americans your sons are backing the President with their bayonets i NOAV let us back him up Avith our ballots Vote for Henry Dorsey Etchison the Democratic candidate for Congress next Tuesday and back up our President Political advertisement published by authority of the candidate COAL STOVES GAS STOVES We are headquarters as usual Our prices are low est considering the goods FOR CASH THE CHEAPEST FOR CREDIT THE EASIEST THE PEOPLES FURNI TURE STORE JOS H REINHART WE DO NOT SAY COOKING IS EASY Cooking is hard at its best But a good bit of the drudgery could be eliminated if your kitchen was fitted up with a Bengal GasCoal or straight coal Come a least PtOMBWU MANTELS Tl L E 3 COOKING UTXIWU To the Chap Who Has Taken Big Brothers Place Since Big Brother Joined the Colori la taking on a new as pect hes shouldering new responsibilities One of the very Important things he needs to give him confidence in his new sphere Is RIGHT CLOTHES clothes that have right style right fabrics right tailoring will give right ap 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