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Ames Evening Times (Newspaper) - September 13, 1916, Ames, Iowa Ames evening times a 2issued Evie by Day except sunday volume xxiv. Number 252. Front drive deep wedge Railroad Hei revenues exceed new Advance of French North of Somme perils Peron neb am German com i dictation Between base of supplies. Bulgur seek Pekoe Ames Story county Iowa wednesday. Sept. 18, 1016. Horrors of peace. By mail $2.00 per year. By Carrier $8.00 per year. What conference forestall Bulgaria s tempt to Effim a peace. To bulletin. Parte sept. 18.�?continuing their drive on the German positions the French Bot night made Mon gain Quot from cobble to the River Somme capturing i voral new position bet i thence id Points. I vouch Aven Iio is one of the town taken in the off a Dve. All position now held by the German in this it tor of the Battle front have in a ii fortified recently and an not nearly of Trong a the permanent position which have fallen before the French onslaught. The germans have erected breastworks and trenches to then a of their out foam Kama hut military exp to it predict that these will fall in a far Shorter time than the highly Borkhi Wizel lion held heretofore. Bulletin. London sept. 18.�?-great is attach to the con Lerrene now let eing held on the cast in inuit att Nih in by the Tim win Kaiser and i general staff King Ferdinand and the bulgarian Crown Prince. It la the opinion that the conference a called for the Ron Den Tsiou of a general offensive and defensive action on the Eastern Balkan front Alth migh other Atta to a deeper significance to the gathering believing that the Central Power representative Are attempting to forestall any attempt on the part of the bulgarian ruler in effecting a separate peace. Bulletin. Bucharest. Sept. 18.�?king Constantine has accept re the Ned Graf Ion of Prem a Admi and his Cabinet and the work of organizing a pro ally Cabinet is now Well under Way. Tile entente diplomats have won another Victory Ami the eat in Ace of Greece into the world War it Oldi a matter of time. Profits Fok last fiscal yeah ext fed by $860,000,000 those of year first billion Dollar year Washington sept. 13.�?the railroads of the country report that their pet revenues for the fiscal year ending this month exceed those of the past year by 1300,000 too the total net Revenue of All of the roads is Given As 11.176.804,000.00. This is the first Tim in the history of the railroads thai the net revenues have reached and exceeded the billion Dollar Mark. Foundling Bec times heir to millions new Yeck sept. 13.�? a two r Eek old i it Aby boy found it Ste Day on the Doorstep of William Saloman will probably be adopted and will become the heir to the Saloman Mil i fans. Suter has figs town boy entered in Bett Coniel jump Mil no violate Quot open i China sixt Een year old George Lee sets Pace for Iowa town roys in entering the feeding race. A assures Washington of Good intentions in awaits report of american ambassador. Simsw 4futksr \ sip a 2t in newspaper head of x a luge journalism department joins forces with Sunderlin. A Harding in Brooklyn Eagle. Equipment la it a manufacture of Large quantities of ice Cream installed. Paris. Sept 13.�? the French offensive which was started yesterday North of the Somme River and Whilt h resulted in the taking of four Miles of the German trenches from cobble to the River is being posted with relentless fury. Tho Battle along this front is of unprecedented vigor and is resulting everywhere in a sweeping Victory for the allies. The germans Are being driven to the open country Back of their last line j Adam of fortifications and Are now occur Dakota Hying positions which Are Only temporary makeshift. Cobble is under fire from two Ald and is half surrounded and is far behind the French line to the South. Plan to Widen Edge. A wedge has been driven Between l a aume and Cert in the first objective of the Allied drive. The strategy of the extent command in the West is to Widen this wedge gradually until the germans Are forced out of Peronne and Baraume by attacks from the flank. With the French line far advanced by the blow today the next step in the process rests with the Bra when Gen. Haig resumes his offensive he will press eastward from go my and Guillemont until Tho comb is position is turned once this Baarde is thrust from their path the Allied forces can move toward control of the whole Baraume be refine Road. Yon Busy. The germans Are making strenuous efforts to Stop the Allied pro state Center the state Center Enterprise one of the oldest weekly papers in Central Iowa was sold this j Forenoon by the publisher Bert Merrill to f. W. Beckman and Howard l. Sunderlin both of Ames. The consideration was understood to be the Princess and the Paradise ice . Messes. Beckman and Sun Cream Parlours Are now being sup Derlin will take Possession at once plied with ice Cream from the private and continue the publication of the Plant which Frank Coukoulis has a paper. Published in the basement of the the editing and managing of the by iding occupied by the Princess paper will be in charge of or. Sun Randy company. A Large room has Derlin who has been in the new spa been fitted out in a most sanitary per business previously and has had manner and equipped with All the considerable experience in both the j latest machinery necessary for the mechanical and editorial sides of the j manufacture of the Frozen Delight. Business or. Sunderlin is a Grade j the capacity of the Plant is Buff Iest of Iowa state College at Ames. Cutty Large to Supply the consider where he finished his work last Jan Arrie needs of the two business places nary. Or Beekman who is now Hie ice Cream manufacture d Here is head of the journalism department of a Superior Quality and is an in at ame will act Only in an advisory portent feature in the management capacity As part owner of the paper. Or. Beckman was formerly managing editor of the Des Moines Register and Leader. Or. Sunderlin will move his family to state enter at one or. And mrs. J. Johnston and daughter Yetta of Boone and mrs. Murray of Wheatland x. Spent the week end at the Home of or. And mrs. G. A Campbell of Campus. Many new Homes Fine new Plant being erected growth of ath Ward Section shown by volume or residences in course of construction new families to Ames Washington sept. 13.�?despite the assurances of the japanese amb Assade r in Washington the administration will wait tor the report of the american ambassador in Japan before deciding on a course in connection with the japanese chinese situation. The effect of the report to be rendered by the american ambassador on tile administration policy is being watched with much interest in p Utica i and business circles the japanese government has of Fth Bally notified the United states through ambassador Guthrie that while it has made some important Ermands on China in connection with the recent clash at Cheng Chwatun there is nothing in Tho repress Nta tins infringing on american interests by violating the open door chinese integrity or the Root Takahira agreement. Sum to uhe 825,100 school work starts this week on modern two Story . F. Fem of hip Erin Penuen t. Enthusiasm is High county sift. Maude Wakefield declares county must have too boys in the contest. Enter frees definitely. In this Endeavor Gen. Vogt a Hindenburg s hand is sen plainly. The German staff has divided th1 West front into three sectors a one comprising the District from the sea to Picardy the second the Somme Region and the third the Verdun front Crown Prince Rupprecht who checked the French in Lorraine in 1914 when they threatened to invade Germany has been assigned to the Central command he is pitted it of the two ice Cream parlor. Besides the bulk ice Cream the Plant has facilities for the making of Brick ice Cream. 11 both the Paradise and the Princess Are t Day being fitted up with the necessary appliances for hot drinks. Gas connections Are being i Ade and hot drinks will be served in a Short time. Or. Coukoulis has purchased a Ford delivery car and intends to give his patrons a Quick and efficient Dot livery service. The growth of the fourth Ward and the immediate territory surrounding the College Campus has shown a marked increase during the last three month period judging from the Large number of new residences and store buildings which have to a in constructed and those which Are now under course of construction. It is estimated that the residential improvements will total nearly $100,000. It is estimated that there have been from Twenty five to thirty new residences erected since last Spring. In addition to the new structures there have been innumerable in Mac la 100 pupils the pres a torment projects. Many proper 3 enrolment of the school is about that work on the r. It a Slater $25,000 High school v old begin this week was the announcement made by a. A. Lande president of the school Board at a meeting of the Board held in the Farmers savings Bank of Slater last night. The new building which will be a Model of modern school architecture throughout hag been under consideration for the past nine months. The contract was recently let to a Cedar rapids firm and the letting of minor contracts was made at the Board meeting last night. The building when completed Early next Spring will be two stories High and will contain beside four t lairs r it oms a finely equipped gymnasium a manual training shop and an Assembly room that will seat a the Oli Peoples Day next sunday morning will be observed As old Peoples Day at the Baptist Church. Aged and feeble people and shut ins Are invited to participate in this service. Easy hair will be provided at the Church and conveyances will be sent to the Homes for those who desire to come. Kindly notify pastor a. Vav phone 222 not later than saturday against Gen. F och and today Vot j and he will be glad to Send an Auto Ory for the French indicates he has been outwitted in the first struggle of his new command. Duke Albrecht prospective heir to the kingdom of Wurt Amberg. Is in command of the North. He inflicted the first great defeat on the French week8 or unto october 1st in the dash northward through Bel a _ glum. The German Crown Prince Contin us in command in the Verdun Sec tor. For you at your Home. This service was one very helpful and much enjoyed last year. We Hope to bring another Day of Good cheer this year. Should next sunday be Stormy the i services will be postponed for two owners a made extensive repairs and improvements to their buildings. The fourth Ward building Prosperity is due in part to new instructors in the College and Many others who Are building Homes. There also has been an influx of families to that Section of Ames from other cities. Included in the following Are some of the property owners who have either erected new Homes or rebuilt their houses. I. B. Thomas. Stanton Avenue and Knapp Street Fred l. Overly Knapp Street a f. Marsh Charles Miller. Chamberlain Street and Hayward Avenue mrs. A. M. Tucker Stanton Avenue Charles Barrera Knapp Street l. B. Spinney j. C. Cunning caul j Ham Ontario Street j. H. Atkinson Lynn Avenue m. Thornburg. Ash Avenue a. T. Erwin. Lynn Avenue b. S. Meyers Lincoln Way Knute Espe it. R. Renshaw Ontario Street w. G. Kaiser Ontario Street mis Dora Tompkins Max Groth West Street f. O. Watkins Hyland and Boone streets j. W. Leaf. Woodman Avenue and j. C Avenue. 200. M. F. Penrod who has recently taken Over the work of superintendent of schools we ill be in office when the new building is completed or. Pinrod who has Only recently taken his present position is rapidly gating in touch with the school work. Corn racing Frost estimated that 05 per cent of c Rop is matured. By c. E. Gaymon staff correspondent Slater sept. 12.�?first to in the baby beef feeding contest today was a town boy the first one in the state to get into the running. George Lee of Slater Palestine township was the boy. He is 16 years old. George was one of the few town boys to remain for the special meeting after school hours to hear Rex Yockey contest club organizer speak to them concerning the Campaign for members in Story county. Georges father had recently Given him a calf to tend and he entered the contest with enthusiasm. A Upu probably be the Only town boy to enter the contest in the state George declared Quot but in a going in to win the Story county prize at least we have a barn and Yard and Iti bet my calf gets better attention than some of those entered by country this is but one indication of the enthusiasm with which the boys Are greeting organizer Yockey. The second Day at the weeks tour of the county ended Here today with six new contestants and a score of prospects. Nevada Cambridge and Slater were the Points touched during the Day. At Nevada miss Maude Wakefield county superintendent of schools conferred with or. Yockey concerning ways and Means to circumvent the Muddy roads. Miss Wakefield has been an Active worker in the acre Corn contest in Story county for the past three years and is now very much interested in the baby beef feeding contest. She is doing everything in her Power to make the Campaign for members in the Home county of the Iowa state College which together with the Iowa beef producers association and the u. S. Department of agriculture is promoting the contest in this state a big Success. Quot we must have your too she said to or. Yockey. Quot the schools Are not in session at Nevada As yet and it will be impossible to reach the boys Here except by team or car. By wednesday i Hope we will be Able to do this. Quot it is the enthusiasm that is being shown by the business men and the Farmers of the county that is going to make this contest a she continued. Quot the club leaders appointed thus far All Are men who Are eager to do Good work in the contest and every one has shown splendid doubling Back on the territory covered monday organizer Yockey visited r. E. Miller superintendent of school at Cambridge who agreed to acquaint the boys of his school who might be interested in the contest. Throwing himself into the spirit of the Campaign at once m f. Penrod superintendent of schools at Slater called All the boys in the upper classes into the Assembly room school his calf too a swaps old lad with his Baa by c. E. Gaymon Slater sept. 12.�?�?~tti Trade you calves. that is the Way one boy of Palestine township who wanted to enter the baby beef contest overcame the difficulty of owning a taif that was too old. Under the rules of the contest the calf which the contestant enters in the of Ding contest must have been born Between the first of this year and september i. The boy owned a calf hut it was too old. Quot Well Quot the Farmer replied with a twinkle in his Eye Quot i done to know As i have any use for that calf of yours they sat on either Side of the table the canny Light of the born trader shining in their Oyes. Quot Well Iti throw in that pig of mine for the White calf of yours a offered the son. The father Shook his head dubiously. Staff correspondent criminals get sentences Eri. Find Smith and Weatherman not in session today. Them an for a special meeting after for week ending sept. 12, 1916,1 hours Des Moines Iowa. Organizer i Ockey Gar except Over the South Central energetic address and six boys enter counties the week was generally Fay de Ole contest after George Lee liable for All farming interests. The broke the ice. Professor Penrod temperature was considerably above i pledged himself to Lead the boys at the Normal and there was sufficient Sunshine to Rush the Corn crop toward maturity. It is much farther advanced than the reports indicated it would be a week ago. In Many localities the bulk of the crop is now Carey Campus i beyond danger of Frost and probably Slater. He took a sheaf of the entry cards and smiled Quot Iti want More than that. Slater will have to hold its own with the other schools of the county Quot t. W. Rawson cashier of the Farmers savings Bank at Slater. For the next Twenty minutes they had it Back and Forth each offering the other new propositions. At last these two traders struck a bargain whereby the father was to furnish the feed for the calf in Exchange for the calf of the boys that was too old. The two David harms father and son both claim that they got the i est of the Deal. This is the interest that is being manifested by the Farmers and their sons of Story county in the baby beef feeding contest which begins october i. During this week a Campaign is being carried on in Story county to obtain members in the contest club of the county. Ten counties have organized clubs already and before the opening of the contest which will end in october 1917, it is predicted that More than 2,000 boys throughout the state will have entered. Bert Smith and Roy Weatherman were both found guilty by juries in the District court at Nevada yesterday afternoon. Smith who was tried on a cheating charge was recommended for leniency by the jury. Weatherman was up for gambling. Both will be sentenced Friday afternoon at one thirty when All criminal sentences for this term will be handed out by judge prey. When the criminal work ended so abruptly yesterday afternoon Many attorneys who had planned on it lasting through today were not prepared to try their cases and As a result court adjourned for today judge Frey will be on the Bench again tomorrow afternoon and will dispose of a number of widows pension cases and other matters. Friday morning the Case of Belle a Lark is. City of Ames continued from last saturday will be taken up for completion. The Case of Fannie n. Frey is. S. B. Prey it a1 to set aside a deed will be argued Friday. Osis legs As he Imes to catch train be per cent of All of the crop is fully j also become a willing worker in the matured. Silo filling is being Rush Campaign. Al and considerable fodder la being the Farmers will hear from me Cut with Corn in excellent condition when they come Here to transact much seed Corn has been gathered j business Quot he said. Quot the contest and Sweet Corn Canning factories Are j is a big Factor in the education of running to full capacity. Copious to the boys and i would like to see eve heavy showers occurs d in nearly All j Ery boy who can beg buy or a i w As parts of the state except the South going to say steal a calf enter or. Yockey enthusiasm so William Freedom of Scranton a. Lost both legs this afternoon while trying to Board freight train no. 2s, just West of the interurban crossing of Tho Northwestern tracks erection was seen loitering about the Railroad Sheds this morning and was evidently trying to steal a ride on the outgoing freight when he lost his grip and fell under the wheels of the moving train. His right leg was severed below the knee while the left leg was Cut Between the thigh and the knee. A Large group of labourers engaged on the Northwestern tracks nearby saw the acc j Central counties where the drought is unbroken and becoming serious. Streams Are dry and Wells Are failing. Aud As a result water for Stock i is getting scarce in Many localities. Over the remainder of the state pastures Are greatly improved and blowing is progressing rapidly Ami some Winter wheat sown. The rain however came too late for potatoes which will be at the Best not More than half of a crop. Rain is badly needed in some Southern sections Foi blowing seeding and to replenish the water Supply. Geo. Of. Chappe director. Italy took with Aii of miners from Pennsylvania and Colorado Rome sept. 13.�?thanks to thousands of italian american miners who came Back from the Coal Fields Dent and carried the injured Man to \ of Pennsylvania Aud Colorado. Italy the Roadside. Or. Budge was rimmed j took the stronghold of Gorizia from lately summoned and with the arrive the austrians. They hewed galleries a1 of or. Templeton removed the and solid Rock and tunnelled a Way Pulpy masses which once had been j tor the Advance of the Duke of Costa logs. The injured Man was taken to and his troops. The question now is Boone on the three of clock Interr a can they blast a Road to Triest and ban. I Vienna. They believe they can. Aid today that the in in the other counties in which campaigns have been carried on indicates that the baby beef contest will prove As popular As the acre Corn contest. Teu counties have been covered thus far and about 500 contestants have enrolled. Or. Yockey declared that they ought to have 2,000 enrolled before the state Campaign ends october i. The boys that entered at Slater today Are Ralph Clark George Lee Harold Ersland Alvin bide Carrol Newman and Leonard Thompson. The club leaders appointed thus far Are c. L. Roe Kelley f. A Niland Huxley t. John Hill Cambridge Karl Hanson county club Leader Roland and m. F. Penrod Slater. Wednesday or. Yockey will tour the Maxwell and Collins Vicinity. The weather generally fair tonight and thursday warmer Southeast and cooler Northwest portion tonight. Cooler thursday fresh winds

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