ï~~_Think of him whez he has come
safely through a hell of flame and
fight. Perhaps he has seen is own
"buddy" torn to death by a shellhis lieutenantsoet by a sniper. He
has received hls baptism of fire;
he knows what this war means.
Don't you think he needs some
place to go lifter tat-some place
where he can see with his own eyes
that there are stilthlin the world
books and music, and, miracle of
miracles, women, women from the
United States if America, who bake
him cookies, and._ putcol ored parper shades over the light-bulbs?.. Don't you think when for weeks
he has been billeted in a barn, overrun with-, rate and vermin, when he
has slept in his clothes--that he
needs a place to go where t is
clean an warn 'd dry?
Do you wonderthat-it -warms his
heart and putsoI fht-into his spirit
to feel that -the fOiks who sent him
to war have made it possible to get
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some o l the strain of this grim
business of war have -either built
or rented 3,6090 separate buildings
for the sake of our soldiers, sailors
and marines. There is a but in
every cantoment where soldiers
come direct from their family life.
There are boys who never slept
away from home a night in their
lives until they were drafted. There
are huts at the Atlantic ports where
they- set 1sail and huts at the foreign ports where they leave the
transports--ports which have been
rest places for men who had no
place --to go when they wanted to
Have you any idea what these
huts and all that go with them cost
-what it means, in dolars - 7bd
cents to build them and keep -them
heated---.to_ put tons of letter paper
into them, ad cake chocolate
to fill up a hdl!aw young man with
a sweet tooth to provide workers
to run them?
t uLuuS.L UJi&-tu Uev I - L tL'URCggiicsIVAUL 5 II'u Wt&LUUL CAULutS. TnOe
who have just -Jolied hands, who rules and regulations regarding
have said: " What does it. matter burials er- not observed strictly
whether we are Jews or qatholics enough by the population of Muor Protestants--the presldbnt of, nlch, says the Neueste Nachrichten,
the United States has asked us to Accoiding to a report published by
work together to help the boys win the mayor's office, there were 936
the war-it's-the biggest cause the men buried in Prince Albert coats
world ever knew, this winning of and 1,300 men buried in sack
the war, and we want the biggest coats -during the year, while' 136
sum of money that ever was given women were buried in lk and
wofn wre urieid.in silk 'and
to support it-$170,500,000." 2,132 in woolen dresses.
There is no peace in sight-.yet. in- Munich the custom of hiring
To make the world safe Germany women who attend to washing and
must be thoroughly licked. Mil- dressing the dead Is in vogue.
lions more men are going over to These women, the official attenddo the job. 't- o provide for their Lants of the dead, have been ordered
comfort, to back. them up, to light by the mayor to refuse their servhome fires wherever they go-that ives wherever they are asked to
is what, the money is for.. put into a coffin a corpse clothed
It's going to be easy to give, in anything but paper. These proeasy to.o without things we want, fessional women are held responpieasy nbt to spend a red- cent exeept ble for the exeution of the edict.
for food and shelter and clothes In order to facilitate matters it
Whtch Wiltcover us...
whch will cover us. has beeh proposed to Inaugurate
It's going, to be easy-because a wactivit onthe-part of te
of that boy we miss most. ' a ate. l the o loth ingpar Wo tnby
and left byo a person deceased is
SFANS HETTED rnedover to the aithorWS, MANAGER SAYS teme for the body. Thus no more
of these preclous textile materials
are to be buried with the dead
was the instantaneous reply of a
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Sflligan company mother, and a
0 third company with Miss Edith atr tun, captain and. Mrs. L. A. Gray,
The G. V. A. classes In military!
a drill will meet Monday evenitgs at
6:45 and,',45 o'clock in the Yeo-I
man hall and on Tuesday evening
Sat- 7:45 o'clock. Th4 classes will.
d be in charge of Captain aHinneman
e of Cainp Dodge and are open to all
a. dVA. members.
a, The allotment of 792 shbirts for
Belgians, assigned to" the G. V...
organization by, the garment-making department of the Red Cross, is
a completed, the entire number iavte ing been returned Friday and yesSterday to the assembling room in
the Y. M. C. A. The committee,
t, under the direction 'of Mrs. E. A.. Slininger Inspected the wor:k and
I bbont willegiven to the
6- captains w ose "she
k done the most perfect' work. It is
1l-teres tonotethat o-re
ceipt of three service ribbons the
f girls are given promotions in rank.
In the cookie campaign last week
11 the oG. V. A. organization, donated
y 30L000 cookies,.averaging.more
y than one dozen to each girl
APPETITES OF MOV]
BY LACK OF SHO
- Ilm H. s E.............
AVo'0a dp _ roUls womat behind the coune rinBi us usinS' As the city library. "The demand for
Big Rus bsness books, since the closing order went
Soon A s Quarantine for into et~. amounts almost to a
stampede. Thousands of strange
Flu is Lifted. faces are lining up at this counter. daily, seeking literary substitutes
for movie thrills.
What are the movie fans all do- OWhat class of literature? Fcing while the theaters are closed on tion----of the 'popular' variety.
account of the "flu,' and what will iProblem novels are in greatest d.be the after effect of going for two rand, particularly those' hath ve
weeks without a glimpse of fasci- L p r ose that have
nating Douglas, excruciating Char- been dramatized and filmed. Suppose they are reading up on the
lie, bewitching Mary, thrilling stories which they have visualized
Theda--or whomsoever else may on the screen. Oh, no; there is no
happen to bethe particular film god appreciable increase in the demand
or goddess that attracts one irre- for books on domestic science, the
INMv s, tothnvras, arts, or technical subjects."
Two Women After Seats
in American Senate
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26.Two women from the far west are
working day and njght- to secure
enough votes to place them in the
United States sente. Miss Anne
Martin,. of Reno, Nev., and Miss
Jeannotte Rankin of Helena, Mont.,
now a member of congress, are the
aspirants for the houor of being the
first women to sit in this legislative
hall of the nation. Miss Ilankin
was the first woman to sit in the
Both women hold university degrees, having studied both in AmerIea and European institutions. Both
are ardent supporters of equal suf
"Psychological effect?" repeated......... Se t " r p a e
public safety. "I don't know what
effect the closing- order will haveon the movie fans; but when the
theaters reopen they've got to pay
more attention to the matter of
keeping the red lights burning at
allthe emergency exits."
dent, executive, professor, traveller,
lecturer--artist and--athlete~ Sle.
is an expert horsewoman and at
one time held the state singles
tennis championslip of Nevada
Both women pissed~ their girlhood
in the outdoors.
more or ]
of a fewr
in a Fur (
but a few
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tre to accommons erowds.
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