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WILLy QUARA TINZ 'VICTIMS
'L oa i.',Authorities } Take prevenive1
- iirs Thos- filndtt
city Fromn Epidemic.As a result of the prevalence of
Spanish influenza, socalled. In various
sections of the country and the fact
that 14 cases. supposed to be, this particular form of ail ment. lhave already
been located in this city, the board of
health. at a special meeting yesterday
afternoon, decided that active measurea should be taken at once to have
aL U cases reported, in accordance with:
Instructions received from the state
board of health. placardin g of houses,
carried on and patients Isolated in the,1
mannoer prescribed for contagious dieeases.
_The.-lnhtructionxs received -from -John.
T. Black, commissioner of heatth in the
s tate department, direct that all p bysl.
clb~ns must class this grip, or epidemic
influen~a, the same as all.other diseasesI
that are considered is conitagious,
Heretofore, of course, such has.not
been the -practice.
'It was stated that fourteen cases
had been reported up to last night.
Soine of these, of course, may prove
to be other forms of sickness but, in
nearly every instance, the attending
physician seems certain that it is a
genuine case. Whether these represent hUof tbe'cases in the city can not.
of course, be stated at this time.
'Wili' Planned Hems&&
In order that the general public may
be safeguarded, houses In which there
ate cabes of this, type will be properly
placarded and tbe patient isolated. A
general notice to this erfect vriii go to
all physiciape-this morning with such
recognised symptoms as are known. in
order that the attending doctor may
b, assisted in his diagnosis of thecases that come ~q der his attention.
'In its notich, 'the board states. that.'
Spfanish influenad' is very prevalent in
certain parts of the state and announc- I
P~p~rim@zt COT lIONtHllSf
Pen is e nen
[ I~ndon, Sert.,n9-AlexanderUPL l
Begnsk,.f al ouss ian premier, r EEL EIEI
t the lot-Allisd b 4or confer- I eIatI
snce o os Co here t y thatthlr.
" memlt efa of the olid.cditituent as-.
iemblyi ere meeting eoretlyinlWest Havn tudeftlPetition
Rtussia and attempting o.re~4 Vafl
taeweruuncnt for-the petoraTh E I& U t,- ~German." Ol..sdes.
Daily Bombdr -ing NOW UP TO SCHOOL 'BOARD
Big Glerma44'owne afriotio N.oes tu Much E ntliIAmstsrdam -Sept. -'- '- isd air- siam- For War lb atz -
I men daily are bombarditig Cologne,
Coblend and other German ltowns, Against "Kultur."
killing or injuring many persons,
Isays the Het Volk.
I The newspaper saythe number A petition for the total elimination
I of casualties, published lbi the Ger- 1of the study of German at the West
ma&n newsapers rd much under Haven high school is being circulated
thel&tuasl toal. I adde that many by hinany of the students of that instiesints t of the towns that are be- tution. and will be presented to Edgar
1 dog raided ar~e fleeing to Holland C, Stiles, superintendent, of, schools in
for safety. Weal Havenwithin a few days, it beecams known lastonight.eIa tile peti__________________________tion, according to a member of the
school, does not have the desired effect, ' the same will be taken.to Ie
IY ~ COAL IN; residents of West Haven' for their sigWINT R'S COALI~t nature and then will be presented to
the West Haven board of education.
Just before a committee of the
llstudents, s ecretlydiapodinsed.sst et near
St ithe best
Sli means of totally eliminating the study
11141 EU fhlIUL of the German Iang uage hereafter, a
' notice was sent to alI the pupils of the
- -- schodl urging them to."do something'
immediately. The notice reads:
Mayor Hears How One Landlord redThe At-era raid 15 over, alI ed h xcitement is dying down.
Wors Hs Lttl Inome Shall itpsInto the realm of things
aoroten and' shall those who dared to
Scheme. execute it have dared in vain? Will
_______ Ithe school drop back into the old rut
'and continue to teach the kaiser's IanCOMPLAINTS TO ALDERMEN guage? If you would have it so,.1set
the mtedrop and It moat certainly
Indigemat tents Seg They Will Ask 1Aercn ad at theKfnit language abolished in your school, 'do
Some Drastic Actioss li City something! Start sething!"
GovvkmxenLWahe Patriots' Aid,..
_____Anotheir notice, already drafted,
Accodingto tr trg Wh gnwhich will be freely circulated about
Acodn t h- m h n West Haven, appeals to the residents to
oeared at Mayor David H Fitctier- assist In the campaign to have the
aid's office yesterday afternoon, the j study hereafter slopped, h apa
rent profiteering problem in New Ha-. follows: Teapa
yen will- be' brought forcibly to the; 'Citizens and taxpayers Of the town
atteiton pf the 'City Fathers' at the., of Orange: Do you want your money
first meeting of the board of aider-'spent to teach your. own and your
men In October. Thee visitors neighbors' children the German lanstated that it was their iptqntion togug 'while our Ameerican boys are
present a petition before the alder- giving their lives tq Stop the spread of
then ad to appear In tet son end ask' that damnable kultit? It is up to you."
the ght to plead for sorti action by Silo $e o t
theIt, itpps..eat towards eorrect- 'At he Sa ' of;.O
l'Wr i c, s. f a~ng.exi t-th c is'non uwn,.it,s'st5 hibythese aeunlan- Ot ~- res b a
Showing t4Gamns 4 '1iWest
fS. Qunioeo h etrns inth x taoonRinen
neirohng operation is about comnplete and.4 h fail of this
omentarily expected In thee Allied cagptahL
h ta the fins ln an n workingon the case as is Superintendthe clim rebeing ant Stills of the sole*, but, as, yet,
lcertain localoare rty nothing in the way Avideneo toitlhg
to show. the Ideutity. of. the person or
m Are Powerless. person aresponsiblsehe ed
ice re Pyweress. theft was unearths~~tes-ae
ter sta at the pres- It Is said, however, that the student
re 14dO ilng' th t can body is split into two factions, one
he altTitle P, tov bd demanding the abolitin of the study.
are a any sort of or at least for the additiQn of another
is no why of meeting language' the other, the mirority. It is
and there is nothing tot clmed, backed at present by the facr.
dlord from evicting the oly, have clearly indicated theirhdesire
efuses to meet an in- to continue the study of German as
if this action is taken heretofore. This small body, made up
With the reQuirements entirely of but 13 students, it is claimed,
tinexcllet 'uthrit anot ishtocontinue the study from
on excellent-authortyanunpai ic standpointbutthey asye been a number of sert that inasmuch as they are so far
eoplb h ae been warned advanced in the study, that if they were
eavs th eir rents as ces-!icompeled to start anw won some other
ne~8 sr to be made f language, it would b& an injustice to
t. A few rooms have them.
or. some qther ver-y It became known last night that the
s moe I t is claimed, poem,'DeutschlandlUber Alie' was
ters then, pieced on tihe discovered to be in some of the text
renth hincrease, the ius-I books. whichoare now strangely missing
this actio being that and, althou ghno general protest was
inotSased _investnment in moadeto this phrace of the ease prior
to the theft of the books, it is said
'or's 'ice it was ste ted that many pupils individually voiced
he' at'-wdelcthere had indignation.
'eciable lncrehse In the, eiale nraei h mlnts that had been Check (busesg Arrest,
'e*tlve to the rent situ- John Sello will be arraigned this
4, that nere wets. t- morning before Jo Samuel.
alihts frorthape ple In all Hwoyt ini the city court on a charge of
ty eve (tday. This 1 passIag a worthless check to the
htweuuel, that any of gIamounth of 5100 on "'Samuel Medinants hat' stated that cw an oautomobile dealer. Mello..
take actIon on the mat- who Isa real estate dealer, waskari 51ttttil0K tobereeve,rested by Dleteotive William Deskin.
ha coptnitee aut g ' t."al,hSrelirted 0,?
no tr for the claim
rtitd fin_._ t hc nthr r 1s wt w w we owrna wm n
Clemenceau's Speech Ia $ade
Answer To Audtrian Peac
Paris, Sept. 19.-An official note i5ued tonight says tl
Minister Pichon, in acknowledging to the Swiss minister th
Austria's peace proposal, sent with his letter a copy of t
Journal containing Premier Clemenceau's speech in the sena
day. The speech, he said, constituted France's reply to Vient
'-We will fight until the hour when the enemy comes to
that bargaining between crime and right is no longer possibl
of the main phrases in M. Clemenceau's address to the senate
Belgium Sees No Basis For Disottsion.
London, Sept. 19, (by the Associated Press).-'The Bela
minister, in discussing Germany's "peace approach" to Belgiu
that the conditions cannot be taken ads a basis for any serious
From theedetailsfurnished by the foreign ministor it appeal
glum received no to osition directly from the Gerlr
ment, but that commun c T direct channel.
War ToZThe End--To Very End Of Ti
Clemenceau's Message To American
New York, Sept. 19.-President'Jaco u thurmahr
university, wh arrived here todar'a thr5g monihs' tour
and France, said he asked Premier Clemencearu for a Ines
American people and that the premier replied:
'We make war to the end-to the very end of the end."
The next-4aY President Schurman m t hi'saal Fpch
for ai milriniessage and the generalisslio reiled:
'"ell tie Act.iricans to send as many men as passible ant
the alleged al
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