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Lawrence Jeffersonian Gazette (Newspaper) - March 10, 1915, Lawrence, Kansas State historic ii volume Xxxiv March 1915 number 27 the weather partly Cloudy tonight and thurs Day not much change in tempera was the Forenoon of american ship sunk by German March officers of the Frederick confirmed Luigj to f 14 the weather Bureau for the it he reports that the american sailing ship William Frye was among Craft sunk the by it was alleged tha she carried the Captai nand the Crew of Tweit five were from Seattle for roads have Mads the highways almost impassable for All kinds of cannot hire horses to relieve situation route mail men have been using All sorts of meth i ods to get Over the but the conditions Are be coming it mail May on be that the delivery of the Rural routes from the i Lawrence Pps Toffice have to up to the present the Post office has succeeded in getting the mails out on the Rural routes in some for Days it impossible for the carriers to make their entire but they have been generously assisted by the patrons and some of the carriers have so Cee eled in a living every of mail they while very few pieces have been any of the general plan has been to go As far possible on the and be fore leaving the office to Telephone to some one near the end of the route to meet the Carrier and take charge of the neighbourhood the patrons have Volunteer to do this in every by their Hearty cooperation it has been possible to deliver the every Dur the whole of the season of Baa reals but one solitary Rural Patron been in to protest because the did not reach and he very there Are about six thousand people on the Rural routes out of and the fact that Only one complaint has Home from All that number shows the excellent dispositions of the people j about one very funny thing happened in connection with the Rural mails other a policeman appeared at office and said com plaint had been entered through prominent business Man by Way of humane the society against John Rural Carrier to Lone the complaint was that he was Over loading his As a matter of his and was using two Riding tone and leading the Thesyl horses he left at the shouldered the mail and himself car ried it to the stable and there divided it Between the two i the total we text of the mail he had that Day about seventy the merciful but misguided Man Hart seen two Bis of parcel Ami imagined v but the end must come to us men and and that in a Short time unless the roads Day was Cloudy and morn ing temperature slightly below the freezing the norther Jse and dampness from the Mak ing it seem colder than it during the night the skies Weie absolutely the and the stars j Queens to Ati with a wheat c but the Clouds were the Job again j the temperatures j Man j has been recommended 2 m j the appointment As Federal marshal for the Western District of Missouri i succeeding j nomination was present Gity executive was give endorsement at the Pri Mary for whose All pushed Back six Miles by by United March Ger Man army that attempted to size the Warsa Petrograd railway at has been Back six Miles by the according to Warsaw the germans Are now battling with the russians East of less than twelve Miles from the Knif Siau Frontier the russians have advanced to fast that4hc germans were forced to Abani Oua number of i City is heavy guns i the it is admitted that the enemy has again taken the offensive at two Points North of the Carranza possible Protection to be Given Vera March is ready to meet the United states half Way and probably he is willing to give All possible Protection to this is to be car Lanzas answer to the the news that More american warships Are speeding Here has caused Little Public the menger second in the native son of Lawrence will contest with present mayor for first three year term under the present form of the City with slightly less of the registered cast at the primary election held Lawrence yesterday for the purpose nominating candidates for the regular municipal election in judge j present led the Field in the race for Nomina Tion for that men still no House makes further Over Tures on news by United March new port news message states that tie German armoured liner Keithl Freder Rick had arrived or with 326 French and russian prisoners and might intern the object of the visit is jury March House made further for conference today when the Reno liar Tori for a further conference was amended to allow one member the Iovu Ier conference committee from each House on the the House today passed the 1 providing for the i Ashen eve fees into the m the German embassy stated thai an armoured converted according to the Norfolk entered the port to land it Crews taken from ships destroyed on the High Secretary Daniels consulted with the president concerning the Craft s presence at an american port and the department neutrality Board is under Ordinary circumstances the ship would be allowed Twenty four hours in port before being but the fact that she had prisoners aboard presented a different the Navy department has Tele graphed to Admiral com Viand or of the Norfolk Navy Yard to Rush All a child very the infant son of and Barton is ver sick at the family Connecticut Hay and wheat roads make Hay Corn and wheat also the most Active demand in years on the local Hay Market has developed within the Pat ten Days and the Price on All kinds is bad 1 worst they Ever expert j is the Way the Hay haulers designate the present condition of the country and it is this More than any actual shortage c so wary panh later a message from t to Newport building coins and Saemg Liat Hie compare had own to make repairs on the she tic secret s m Syvret fun Dames passed the request on to the Neutral to March we will company i not so that the latter have f compelled to drive their own horses 1 every it is a killing Pace they have been and the poor i beasts can not stand up under it Many Days had it not been i for the kindness and the Assi sauce of the patrons the routes would have been Cut out before for the horses simply could not make the full drive every unless the weather and the roads in the Post office will find it necessary to still further curtail the Rural and it May be Neces sary to Cut some of them out entire it is that re a Sigf come in the Way of Sun and better roads while horses and menace still Able to stand the their fort Loo Long accords a to Athens Leffort is Mahe being cd sofar have Ace declared the Captain of will repair and German submarine sunk by March Ger Man submarine u20 was a lamed and sunk by the a British de Stroyer assigned to Hunt the admiralty today the Crew the u20 was a sub Marine Avith a radius of incensed by the Torp doing of three More British the press is demanding that govern ment fulfil its threat to try the Crew of the German submarine u8 As Kansas City live Stock by United Kansas March receipts steers to cows and heifers to hog receipts Market bulk of sales to Best sold Kansas City Cash by United Kansas March receipts Market number Market Comis up about 2c from the Price of a week the Best cents a Bushel wholesale and a 60 wheat Rook of 5c a Bushel and now is the local bad roads of course have nothing whatever do with this Advance in wheat local wholesale flour prices advanced the a hike of ten Over tues Days retail prices made similar a state wide the state committee of the has planned a state wide efficiency week from March 15 to during the which time an Effort will be made to raise the Money needed state work for the state has been distracted and Secretary of the Law rence will go to Kan Sas City tomorrow to met with the executive committee for this District and make arrangements for participation in the total sum of is mayor nominated at the primary election As a candidate for mayor at the april Ger Carman Wells Henry Bownan fifth and Harleigh Benson the five candidates for the Board of All of whom will appear As candidates at the regular april election ranked in follow ing order Griffin and Churchill had no opposition As a candidate for treasurer of the Board of there were scattering votes on almost every the detailed figures on the candidates named Are printed in tabulated form the total vote cast in the City was divided As follows first 522 first second second first 431 second second precinct320 thud first 335 third Sec Ond 335 fourth 244 fifth 201 sixth it is interesting to the primary a year note that at ago mayor the Francisco got 854 votes As against nil this and that Wells got 434 a year ago and 313 this is As far As comparisons Are possible Between the two while the polls did not close until 7 Oclock last the comparatively Light vote and the simple ballot made the count Quick land the first Complete from the sixth Ward were reported by Oclock and the Complete returns from All the wards and precincts were reported shortly after 10 the last report came from the second precinct of the first nearly All the boards arranged to get their suppers before the polls Chris Armstrong is visiting three weeks with friends in teachers will postponed association to be held March the county teachers association that was scheduled for february will be held at the court House on March by putting it off to that superintendent Hawley Hopes to escape the inclement weather that has pursued the association All this who c probably be the last meeting of the today oddest i Lively scrap for the office of Justice of the with an Man Andone with a leg As the to enliven the Spring lust both i a mine Accident several years is his Oppon ent is George Avo has but one the other having been severed the hip in a Railroad Fine vote of endorsement Given me by the people of at the primary election said mayor Francisco this morn in the Short year during which i have been mayor there have been Many things that i have wanted to see accomplished for but the time has been so Short that it has been impossible to bring every thing to a with a fall if i am elected at the which i expect to i shall use every Endeavor to bring about the things the people of Law rence want i thank my friends who voted for and want to assure them All that i deeply appreciate their and want their continued k and the count was begun just As soon As the last vote was dropped in the boxy the election resulted about As the Street reports had forecast for several Day it has been the current talk that Francisco and menger would Lead the ra9e for mayor and As All the other names on the ballot Avold appear on the ticket for the april election there was not the in Terest in the other offices than there would have been had there been an elimination race for members of the Board of the outward of in Terest the election did not grow any As the time but the number of in quiries at the Gazette office during the evening and All this Forenoon indicated a widespread desire on the the election Board of the second third is proud of its record in completing the count last night in one hour and minutes after the polls in fact there was speedy counting in most of the precincts last it was suggested that the joker was what beat Harliegh an Ordinary deck has fifty two cards he got fifty three Strong to the Chancellor will help religious in Chancellor Strong went yesterday to where he wifi a wide opting of the univer part of people of the town of Nebraska religious the result of the preliminary is under the direction Maries the telephones at the of Raymond who assisted Gazette office were kept in constant recently conducted service from the time the Polk at the University of closed until after 10 Oclock and Chancellor Strong will speak at before Daylight this morning the i Chapel tomorrow morning at Distant Calls were resumed and came and will be one of the Early in constant until it speakers Campaign upon Ite seemed that the entire town mus formal opening 4tpmorrow have been informed by the Gazette Frappi pm Cpl the to Hay where will address a meeting of Over the Telephone of the result of the the Gazette had the returns tabulated and As to principal minutes of the close of the count in the past precinct to and its service to the people of the City will return to Lawrence new certificate several changes in Reju Irementa for teacher judge nominated at the primary election As a candidate for mayor at the april was never More a result of the primary elec Tion the following names will appear on the ballot at the april election for for members of Board of Edu George for treasurer of Board of Educa Tion Whit a new teachers certificate has passed Lith houses for the governors Law but Little requirement of count Cert it adds English ssi s subjects now recur d a third Rade cer if cat and for a first Grade eng shh Oil Ancle pm n Sof Are required in addition to the subjects required for a second making eighteen subjects whereas the old Law required Twenty one ancient and and modern history have been second Grade certificates May be granted to persons without teaching experience provided they have completed a four years course of study approved High applicants for Normal training certificates will be required to pay a fee of this fee to be turned to the county Vonnal Institute the examination for Vonnal training certificates will be conducted at the county scat by the county examining Board on the third Friday in May and the succeeding manuscripts from this examination will be graded under the direction of the state Board of i am very much gratified at the Graybill and Forde reelected a private dispatch from who is in attending the sessions of the u grand stated that the present grand master Gray and the present had been was selected As the place next grand Lodge in cat dates Isth pc 2pc for mayor Harleigh 6 Henry 40 wards 2d w 3dw pc2p ipc2pc 4th 5th 6th Tot 4 27 52 94 127 44 21 for members of Board of education 187 169 6 62 67 177 35 66 177 241 236 281 7 64 89 23 54 136 156 179 16 31 54 113 77 39 5 37 81 81 76 50 4 17 30 78 93 4 1 2 2 38 18 50 40 89 108 554 911 1514 10 163 117 10673 95 95 152 166

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