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Waterloo Evening Courier (Newspaper) - March 3, 1917, Waterloo, Iowa IN THE SPRINGTIME WATERLOO REAL ESTATE is given a good movement by Courier want ads and Builders Courier Established 1858 1868 ASSOCIATED WIRE AND WATERLOO DAILY REPORTER FORECAST March Fair and much colder tonight cold i east and central portions rising temperatures in northwest W A T K H LOO Cong ress American Woman Heroine of the u Foreign Minister in Statement Defends tempt at Intrigue in Mexico Holding It ned by Anticipation of to friendly Attitude of Treachery on American nies Receipt of Overtures j 1 Guadalajara Hex March Candido the pro- visional minister of foreign relations today formally denied that the Mexican government had been ap by Germany with the object of an alliance hostile to the United States The statement but by the foreign minister The government of Mexico has not received in behalf of the of Germany any proposal for an alliance looking toward I war with the United States Session President's Pledge i i STIR IN EO ftS Outbreak of Spotted Typhoid in Prison Camp Makes tion of Men Necessary Dutch and Papos Regard Revelation as Biggest sation of the War Official Red Tape Blamed for De- lay Washington Demands Immediate Release vl -0 The GS Americans who brought lo ers on boar REJOICE AT FAILURE OF BERLIN'S DIPLOMACY Brazilian Press Denounces ranza is Tool of Berlin Say the Chief Will Pav President to Take Oath at Capitol Washington resident Wilson will oath ol office Tor tern in his room ai the il day it will bo administered hy Instice White of the supreme court WUson plans to go before noon tul therefore decided it London March Secretary tions to the German minister to as published in the United States are admitted in Berlin to have been correctly quoted -ing to a dispart from the way of Amsterdam The dispatch the following telegram received in dam from Berlin on Friday nnd which was apparently sent by the bureau the German news a gene ANTICIPATED WAR WITH THE U S The American press contains reports about instructions from of foreign affairs to event that Germany after the proclamation of submarine warfare failed to keep the United These reports arc based on the following After the decision had beca taken to begin unrestricted submarine warfare on Feb I we bad to reckon in view of the previous attitude of the American government with the possibility of conflict with the United States That this calculation was right is proved by the fact that the American government severed diplomatic relations with after the proclamation of a barred zone and asked other trals to follow her example DUTY TO TAKE PRECAUTIONS these possibilities it was not only the but also the duty of our take precautions in event of war with the United order to balance if possible the adhesion to our foes of a new enemy The German minister at therefore was instructed in the middle of January that in the event of the United States declaring war he should offer to the Mexican government an alliance and arrange further details These instructions by the way expressly directed the ministers to make no advances to the Mexican government unless he knew For a tainty that America was to declare war TREACHERY BY SOMEBODY the American government received information of the instructions sent by a secret way to Mexico is not known It appears however that the only must have been treachery was committed on American Zimmermann Defending Plot Note Asserts Germany Had Cause to Consider U S Hostile stationed at Fort Delaware Dei is 1 being hailed by English and the last woman to K ira coma Mrs the first of j boat by Captain Irvine 1 labile via London Murch news ot thn German intrigue in Mexico a sensation here It JK regarded as a stroke of great good for the cause of the entente T he delay for j its immensely the hands of President Wilson The Amsterdam speaks i of von intrigue 8 vising him hours of congress Wilson has decided lo lake in front confined in i rn win tho w oath or as tl no s lie ceremony been Republican Leaders Consent to Passage of Emergency Naval and Armed Measures LAFOLLETTE FIGHT MAY BLOCK VOTE black magic of contemplated invitations at the have members of Mr will he with him ad- on passed in the is in ton eli Americans and if there is break of hc disease among of health win be is ary reasons and Ihc I diplomacy beats anything AIr has decided erto seen Now that the cards are oa on Monday I Measure May Fail to Thru Extra Session Spring Probable to Finish Program in the frontier inside a week CONSULS Hie four American consuls ner the Vi between Germany the United States are still here government is awaiting i ai in appointments Rrp Von One of Michael Boyd and 12 Aids Leading Figures Retired by an Imperial Decree Prison Term and Fine for Boycott Activities i tier any London Charles of March Austria has Emperor dismissed sudden transfer of ials and the customary uc overcome suggested e advisability of in Germany being detained at the assurances that their hc frec inn n officials still here ry C A Da mm on the table the German game in- S stead of being grandiose appears j merely The diplomatic i i trump card is beaten and its player j loses the The Amsterdam Van Den Dag judges of the German maneuver a diplomatic defeat of far i reaching consequences which will do i immense harm to Germany now and 1 especially iu her relations j with The Hague referring to Germany j i double game if it hazarded this wildest move because it felt cornered now that it was confronted by a new This paper in the light of the present revelations j j dentally congratulates European trals on their wisdom in aloof when President Wilson invited i to support his action against j Germany in regard to the ed submarine campaign TOWARDS JAPAN of the capitol just before he delivers his inaugural address PRESENT Amendment to Postal Makes Shipment of Liquor Into State Illegal Washington D armed neutrality was rung a neck and neck race with time m congress today Democrat i leaders were to get it thru somehow before the session ends at noon tomorrow but were not entirely sure of the position of the opposition It was evident on all sides that j the situation had forced other into an eleventh hour jam where much of it would be i sacrificed Measure j Washington D C March 3 Wilson has no intention Field Marshal von Copenhagen via London J March trian chief of staff according to a Jury Center's by way j The defendants are C Innes i Const business agents of of Amsterdam Baron succeeded von i ot The one of the leading military and maintenance of a ures of the for a alleged that acts of i i bpr nf onri y ILLS 01 vandalism Brown Mannheim to ber of y an by Ulc of who from obtaining of strikes and kopt outside i present w News while agro really revealed a plot when it told that the United States last year suggested to other news republics common action against Germany and her allies Thw Foreign Secretary I L hc asked by a staff member of the Prensa Berlin via to following given out today by the Overseas agency the official German Overseas News Agency about tbe English report that a German plot had been revealed to get Mexico to declare war against the United States and to secure Japan's aid against tbe United States Secretary mann J the interpretation given for in- stance by an American man Edward Price in Berlin and London who said that the United States waiting only for the er moment in order assist the entente Grain Ship U-Boat Victim London March egram company says the steamship tons gross by ti were found guilty members also on motions v will fix the penalties IS Michael J trial have theBe hv T- -i sent fo Germany bj the States on Wednesday Glad Rites to Mark Death of Old Congress U C March scenes probably will final hours of in the The startling revelations r ing Germany's intrigues in Mexico which come as the National Tidene says like a bomb explosion in the international political situation have recalled attention to the attitude of a certain section of the German press j during the last few weeks or even months Thc wrathful tone of all i to Japan after the seizure of Chau has long since given way less hostile reference and from the moment when the entry of the United States into the war became a because of the submarine issue the idea of an attack by Japan on America was taken up by several German newspapers AVAR'S SKXSATIOX ment to that ot taking any action that would j on war with Germany unless i congress is summoned in an extra i session This was communicated to the senate late today by Wilson today signed the I of the president who appropriation I takes thp Jf tne stlon Ing the bone dry prohibition pro vision that if no extra- The bone dry provision of the postal is far-reaching At least 1 4 states which have pro- lawa but do not prohibit the importation of certain quantities of vt ii 01 liquor for personal will be made ordinary crisis arises it will not be necessary to call an extra session before late in the spring and then only to pass any appropriation bills which may fail at the present bone dry by the new law The president today continued ef j today cont State legislation recently passed Torts to persuade Republican t0 lo the passage of bills during the present The prohibits delivery in session These present the w I I liquor advertising in states which prohibit such advertising TOW A NOW DRV their argument that congress should remain in session because of the j man situation was not logical because been torpedoed and sunk by a man submarine i New Zeppelin Burns During Speed Trials POSITION j stated that Americans from the You understand that it is 1 of the war really l for me to discuss the facts of this revealed plot just at this end and under these circumstances 1 therefore may be allowed limit my to what is said in the English reports which certainly are not in- spired by sympathy with Germany The report expressly states that Germany expected and wished to remain on terms of friendship with the United States but that we had prepared measures of defense in case the United declared war Germany T fail to see how a plot is inspired by liness on our part It would mean pated in it by putting the immense resources of the United States at the i disposal and that on speed trials at Ghent he carried an umbrella loosely eel into which those submitting to i contributions while standing at the bar of thc saloon where ho made his headquarters Boyle rose to power in ion is alleged he drove out of business Tnh 376 OT T r was business Vnote Crew Is round that the of limitations had run out Nichols and he afterwards Defame the principal witness for thp prosecution ine on Us way with old One of the singing leaders of past years will be missing Rpprpanntaiive Conry of New York who died here was one of the best tenor the assembly the impromptu program oc the end in the senate -n logical DCS Monca March went he naturally would take no action bone dry today regardless of what i fading to a declaration of war action may be taken by the the co-operation of and regardless whether anv president was represented further action at all is taken feeling deeply the implication back ing to officials of the state the effort to force an extra session ment of justice who asserted He desires the important appropria he signing by President Wilson of I bills passed at this so Ihp w at sesson the postal with the Reed bone that if an extra session is forced Smoke Diamond loo to the last pis IT London March new i v i i o 1 ing that time much more efficient received by Telegraph company the Exchange y way of VOT this crew of the Zeppelin perished reported the facts their airship that two exactly we were at a loss to judge in satisfactory fashion since we were more or less completely cut off from communication with the United witnessed the disaster were rested and taken to Germany U S HOSTILE But were other facts w birb nothing but that we would use means But were other facts w birb admitted in war in to confirm this and similar the United States war TO EXPECT WAR The most important part of assurances Everybody Knows these facts and T need not repeat them alleged plot is its condition and form The whole plot falls flat to the ground in case the United States does not declare war against us And if we really as the report alleges ered the possibility of hostile acts of States against ws then we really had reasons to do so ox PAGE TWELVE Naval Hope for An Agreement Washington D C March naval carrying and C I Hampton former business business agent of nnd John e-s Krcider Warren K Otis Dunran Julian j Obermiller G W Andre thoM J rho maximum penalty Ono in prison and a One of Thc went to Next Week's Weather including provision for next An Argentina newspaper a short If thru error of the carrier boy or other cause paper should not be delivered at your by 6 please phone 3330 and a copy of paper Trill be sent After SO o'clock phone No J Washington D C March j building program was in the hands weather predictions for the u today of conferees on the part of the ginning March senate and house with i of an early agreement on all i in I The was ro Hate last night after the house had to all senate 4 issued bv the weather bureau Plains states upper and mid- dle Mississippi GeneralK lair higher temperatures day and Tuesday moderate Fall Short by Half of Berlin's Mark failed by it per cent marcin Jo inalif her threat TO sink Of merchant shipping the month in tho nf die ability of is for here the ures show in to the bottom during the of February in round This figure only hy tons it is what British sunk during that month if dinary submarine warfare It with tons Mink and tons The publication here of the of the Zimmerman note and the con- of its authenticity by ident Wilson is treated as a sensation of the first magnitude by the Danish press exceeding anything of thc kind that the war has so far produced The afternoon papers ithe dispatches from tie Heed bone i inai an extra session is forced bv an end fne German situation congress could q into rhc work immediately on j TOOK j said that the state Rio Janeiro -Gen j ot justice would co-operate with in the near future to make is pictured a tool of officials in invoking the new i hls Position clear many in newspaper comment here on law against Iowa violators i RILLS the note to Mexico O It was said that under the present i For a while it was said it looked says In spite of the ingenuity i statutes both state and federal tho the administration's efforts to of tho of Germany it is i of liquor into the slate in Ket action on the army appropriation beyond doubt that tho proposition to anv manner and for any purpose i the academy and a make Gen a tool of Berlin j the inception of and few other important measures would is fortunately unsuccessful Tbe sacramental is illegal i he successful but finally two or three of Carranza been of the Republican leaders would not Bernstorff Named consent to such an f or the Reichstag engaged in an intrigue against the that the foreign situation I States and from which tho i Amsterdam f via London March i Wils the PrinciPal subject dealt with 9 witK the s from consenting tho invitation of Argentina A hi his intrigue which might with blood can Foil thc of Ion za is an Carranza would not hesitate to all America on fire The energetic attitude of tbo United States in demanding factory explanations proves that infamy may cost him dear to the Telegraaf El Tovar cigar advertisement SHIP'S SAILINGS Madrid via March The cabinet has decided to prohibit transmission of news concerning the movement of merchant vessels to and from Spanish ports El a groat lOc Cigar DEARER IT'S DUE TO PATRIOTISM New York March dealers say that the great de- mand for old glory since the beginning of Germany's submarine warfare has caused a temporary shortage of supply and increased prices 25 per rent Wooden and steel poles also cost from one-third to one-half more than a year ago THREE Washington D C March legislative situation in congress day according to the most optimistic estimates indicated that senate Re- publicans had determined to limit the remainder of the sion to the Final passage naval Approval of the house lution for a j bond issue Enactment of armed j ity H Republican leaders however without assurance from Senator Follette who may oppose the neutrality measure OTHER Republicans were
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