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Boston Evening Globe (Newspaper) - October 26, 1918, Boston, Massachusetts Remember to call early with your Real Business Board and Rooms and Help Wanted advts for tomor rows Read the Sunday Globe Magazine TVOL 118 SATURDAY PAGES TIT THW G NKSVSlAPTGrt CLOSING MARKET PRICES EVENING LATEST Allied Forces Continue to Advance in Belgium Oct battle has flamed up again and heavy fighting is now under way from Valenciennes miles from Sissone to Chateau Por where the Handing line joins the Kriemhilde system of to the The Germans are xhe average gain has heen a fighting well but the although at some points the advance Allies continue to make substantial headway in the task of driving back the enemy on the Meuse Although the recent fighting has marked by no sensational de it is having a cumula tive effect apart from the ground adds considerably to the wastage of men and material with which the Germans must In the last four days the enemy has lost about prisoners and 200 His total of effec tives cannot have been less than Large Battles Strictly there are three large battles in all of which are being conducted with equal suc for the The first is being carried on by British 3d and 4th pushing on toward have reached the ValenciennesHirson doubletrack The second is the attack of Gen Marigin north and east of has resulted in a gain on a front of eight miles for a distance of wo He has carried his line out of the swamps around The third battle is being fought ay Gen Guillaumat on a front of 17 has been ALLIES CONTINUE TO ADVANCE IN BELGIUM Oct in Belgium continue to develop favor according to an official state ment issued at the War Office to which says the French have carried in spite of desperate while the British have occupied the villages of Ingoyheim and and are advancing toward the Scheldt GEN EDWARDS COMMAND OF THE 26th Coming Home With Gen Bundy and Other Generals Who Have Served With Great Distinction in France 4 10 9 It 121 Be On Time And help us out by orderingyour advts for t o m o r r o ws Globe at the earli est possible We had to stop taking advts for last Sundays Globe early on Saturday Real Estate For Sale Business For Sale Autos For Sale Advertise in tomor rows Globe DRESS UP YOUR BUSINESS ENGRAVED BUSINESS STATIONERY MEKENZIC ENGRAVING Ca CONORES3 FRENCH TAKE MORTIERS AFTER VIOLENT FIGHT Oct the Sorre front southwest of Marie the French have captured the village of Mortiers after violent the War Office an Between the Oise and the Serre the French maintained contact with the Between Sissonne and Chateau Porcien the breaking up the enemy carried their lice forward on a front of 4A miles to a depth of two miles at certain through the positions prepared by the Germans in The statement follows During the night there was heavy artillery fighting between the Oise and the Contact was main tained with the enemy all along the front reached On the south bank of the Serre River the French attacked the vil lage of which fell into their I hands after a violent In which they took 167 including 1 East of the Soucho the night was marked by energetic reactions on the part of the enemy Rather lively fighting especially in the outskirts of Petit In spite of German counterattacks the French maintained their posi tions east of the The battle continued until the end of the day between Sissonne and Chateau The break ing up the resistance of the Ger carried the strong positions organized in 1917 and which the Ger mans had continued to reinforce be tween Recouvrance and the Herpy Mill on a front of seven attaining a depth of three kilometers at certain The French pushed forward their line as far as the road from Recouvrance to Conde lez Herpy More to the right the French cap tured the Herpy Mill and several cen ters of We took a nunv hief of announced today that ve American corps and division ommanders who have been actively ngaged in France are returning ome on the recommendation of Gen ershing to take important assign ments They are MAJ GEN OMAR who or anized and commanded the 5th and who will go to ommand Camp MAJ GEN CLARENCE ED who took to France the Continued on thn Fifth POLITICAL ADVERTISEMENT I POLITICAL ADVE3TISEMFHT Democratic Ratification Meeting FANEUIL TONIGHT at 8 AUSPICES DEMOCRATIC STATE AND CITY COMMITTEES MAYOR ANDREW PETERS WILL PRESIDE SPEAKERS Richard Candidate for David Candidate for Joseph Candidate for Lieutenant Charles Candidate for Secretary of the Joseph Candidate for Attorney Charles Candidate for Francis Candidate for Edward former Lieutenant William And MUSIC BY A BAND JOHN Democratic City 16 Exchange MAJ GEN OMAR BUNDY 26th New England National Guard and who will be assigned to command Camp MAJ JOHN who commanded the 6th Regular Division and will be assigned to Camp Zaclniry MAJ GEN GEORGE who commanded first the 4th Regu lar Division and later the 2d Army new assignment not an MAJ GEN BEAUMONT recently awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for gallantry in TTING REA Turkey Reported to Have Made Offer to Surrender Oct official state according to which the demo bilization of the AustroHangarian Army is being is published by the newspapers of an Ex hange Telegraph dispatch from Copenhagen GEN EDWARDS at which time he was new assignment not MAJ GEN GEORGE who commanded the 77th New York National Guard will not be returned to the United as previously Gen March said Gen Duncan has recovered his health and will be returned to active STOP YOUR CLOCKS ONE HOUR TONIGHT DONT SETJTHEM BACK Because the intricate mechanism of many fine clocks would be injured if they are incontinently turned back tonight or Sunday in order that the timepieces of the country may again be made synchronous with astronomical it is suggested that clocks be stopped for exactly one hour tonight to attain the same When Congress enacted the law to save daylight it decreed that the change hack to astronomical time should he made at 2 a m on the last Sunday in Of course the letter of the law need not be obeyed by the average so long as he sees to for his own that his timepiece tallies with those of his neighbors Inci dently there will be added an hours sleep to the usual quota COL HOUSES TRIP HAS NO RELATION WITH ARMISTICE He Has Received No Special Powers to Negotiate on That Question THIi WEATHER CLOUDY United States Weath er Bureau forecasts For Boston and its vi cinlty probably light ratn to night Sunday fair cooler moderate vari able For New England Probably rain and cooler tonight Sun day partly cloudy and cooler moderate northeast to north For Eastern New York Rain this afternoon and tonight cooler in north and central portion Sunday unsettled and somewhat cooler In south portion light variable becoming Heavy rains are reported in several Southern and snow in several Western Temperatures at 8 a m 46 Block 58 New 62 60 54 Highland 8am Wind south 16 Boston Sam Barome inches 56 high est C7 lowest last 54 94 percent 6 miles weather Oct Edward House today made the following statement to the Associated Press It is with the keenest pleasure that I find myself again in Upon my last some 11 months the Allies had struck their lowest Those memorable when we counseled together and formulated plans looking towards mili tary and naval unity and tho coordina tion of war economies and nan never be From that hour the clouds btfgan to and we could dimly at the stars of hope and victory which to day are shining with such a steady and effulgent We are now confronted with differ ent and more complex lems which I feel confident will be met with high courage and with the wisdom which comes from lofty motives and unselfish Col House told the semiofficial Havas GERMANY DOESNT PLAN FURTHER REPLY Declaration in Reichstag Is In making these announcements Gen March laid great stress upon the fact that all of the officers ordered home had done splendid work at the front and proved their ability or every He indicated thai they were all men of more advanced upon whom the strain of ac tive campaigning bore Continued on the Second AMERICAN FORGES IN HEAVY FIGHTING Advance Their Lines West of the Meuse The Temperature Today The tliiTinoiuotor lit Thnuipsonn ypu record tbe temperature tip to 3 p m todny UB i n ft a 12 1917 1018 45 48 Ml GT 1 p 2 J 3 p 1017 1818 50 BO 70 58 70 Keep Up Your Strength Fathef Johns Medicine makes power to resist colds and Probable Oct German Government is not contemplating at the present time any further note to President says an Ex change Telepraph dispatch from It is probable that the Government will make a declaration in the Reichstag to the effect that Germany TURKEY OFFERS SAYS BERNE DISPATCH Oct 26 The Turkish Minister to Switzerland has handed the British and French Ministers to that country an offer of peace vir tually amounting to ac cording to a Borne dispatch to the Daily LEADERS OF ANTIGERMANS OF VIENNA GO TO BERNE Oct Freder ick Lobkowitz and Baron who represent the strongest anti German tendencies at have left that city for Switzerland charged with a mission about which no de tails are according to Neues Journal of Prince Frederick Lobkowitz is tha head of the second branch of that family and a hereditary member of the Austrian Upper He is an Imperial chamberlain and the owner of large estates in Bohemia and Ga PEACE AT ANY PRICE POPU LAR IN VIENNAANDBUDAPEST Oct wellinformed circles it is said that the nominatioii of Count Julius Andrassy as suc cessor of Baron the Austro Hungarian Foreign above important from the viewpoint of a conclusion of peace and an appli cation of the safety first principle in It is said that peace at any price is now popular at Vienna and The Zurich correspondent of tha Journal says that the new Foreign Continued on the Fifth TAGUEFITZGERALD DECISION MONDAY At 12 this Henry chairman of the State Ballot Law sent word to the newspapermen that no decision would be given out in the Tague Fitzgerald case before Messrs Vinson and who constitute the reached the State House shortly after 10 oclock this morning and went into conference in room where the hearings have been held on Con gressman Peter Tagues protest against the placing of ExMayor John Fitzgeralds name on the ballot as Democratic candidate for Congress in the 10th Before entering the conference Mr Cunningham made an appointment for 12 oclock noon with the news At that hour a messenger was told to notify them that there would be nothing A request for further information was made and Mr Cunningham told the mes senger to assure the newspapermen there would be nothing before Mon POLITICAL ADVERTISEMENT POLITICAL ADVERTISEMENT Oct 26 Heavy fighting on the Verdun front is de scribed in Gen Pershings report foi Strong German counterattacks east oC the Meuse were repulsed everywhere except in the Bellei where four successive as saults forced a partial withdrawn by the West of the Meuso the American lines were farther advanced in the face of determined The report follows On the Verdun front the battle has continued with violence east of the Late yesterday our troops enlarged their important gains south of the ConsenvoyeDamvillers road and occupied completely the Boia Today the enemy counter Agency that his trip had no correlation with an armistice and he had not re ceived from President Wilson and the American Government special powers to negotiate on this As re gards future negotiations which might i he declined to He added that the American press had been a faithful interpreter of the general feelings of the United States during the exchange of notes with Ger GERMANS HAVE QUIT 7000 SQUARE MILES Oct the situation of the western battle Gen March said the Germans have evacuated or been driven out of 700Q square miles of Belgian and French territory since July 18 that 400 square miles have been freed dur the flefi the past week and that all the coal in Northern France have been reconquered except for a fivemile tract where the Allied advance now is being pressed near the Belgian is awaiting the peace conditions of attacked repeatedly and with strong forces en the front from the Bois dOrmont to the Bois Although supported by violent artillery and machinegun his attacks were repulsed with extreme ly heavy Only in Bois Bel Icau did he succeed In slightly push RAID TONIGHT OVER WASHINGTON Aviators Will Circle About Over Searchlights Oct 26Washington tonight will experience the feeling that accompanies a night air Aviators from Boiling including three officers who recently completed a flight from to will fly over the High candle power flares will be while the powerful search which are a portion of the Capi tols aerial will attempt to pick out the Only the explo sion of bombs and the barking of anti aircraft guns will be missing in order to give residents of the feeling that until recently was not un common to living in London and ing back our At this point after three assaults had failed before the stubborn resist ance of our the fourth attack forced us to withdraw from the east ern part of the Hostile forces which attempted to penetrate our positions northwest of the Bois Belleu were driven back after a severe struggle lasting throughout the West of the Meuse our troops have advanced In the face of determined resistance on the slopes northwest of Grandpre and have entered the CouUuued OB the Fifth Woodrow Wilson President Woodrow Wilson would vote for Richard Long For Governor of Massachusetts Richard Long RICHARD LONG Candidate of the Business Men and Workers Richard Long was born in South He lives in Framingham with his wife and six A shoemaker at 14 years of he shared the toil and hopes of the working He champions their A manufacturer with thousands of men and women in his Richard Long never forgot his own His relations with employees are most First manufacturer in Massachusetts to establish the 8hour day with Union A consistent advocate of the 43hour law for women and He has a modern restaurant at his factories in which thousands are served daily at beforethewar He pays the car fares of hundreds of women employees so that they may have the benefit of their home He led the fight against monopoly in the Shoe Business and won independence from the A friend and adviser of President he was one of three men entrusted with the management of Wilsons campaign in Massa chusetts for reelection in A forwardlooking business ha worked with President Wilson for the Child Labor Income Tax Federal Reserve Law and Clayton AntiTrust Commercially and Industrially Massachusetts is a big The right solution of its problems is vital to Its Richard Long is one of Americas humane manufacturers and business The people of Massachusetts need his brains and ability as Elect Richard Governor MARTIN 103 Went Central
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