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LEFT FIELDERS
SHOW WEAKEST
DOPE IN YEARS
Despite Brilliance of Veach and
Burns, Other Left Gardeners
' Bring Hughie's Figures
. Way Down.
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. By HUGH FULLERTON. .
Here is the lowest average strength
nf left tielrlerc in tli lac, AffkAtt r(
tlie major leagues. Even with the ter -
r fie i tt nor linger and hr nut t e .1.
ang of Veach of Detroit, the heavy
hitting of Joe .Jackson' and the slug
ging prowess of Zack Wheat and of
.Neale and sherry Magee, the left
i fielders of the major leagues lack the
? punch that has been present in former
i- years.
. vvitnout Hitting ability, wnat are
left fielders? In these days of. pre
dominance of left handed batter of
scientific direction of the attack to
ward fight field, a left fielder becomes
Jltss arid less important in the scheme
soi things unless he can hit. When
K first base was a sinecure, the sluggers
iVere assigned to that job; when right
U field wm the mft snnt the henvv hit.
f ters were right fielders: when third
bane became the easiest job, the hit-
iters were put there and now that left
held is the easiest of all positions one
! would expect to find the heavy hat
Sters congregating there place!! there
3 where they could utilize their hitting
3 powers and do least damage to the
field. - i -
' it Yet we fail to' find them there. New
8 York we discover leading the Na
tional league left fielders because of
i. a Burns cleverness at bat and at ex
Si trading bases on balls, worrying
r pitchers, etc., rather than his slugging
S power. Veach, who now figures ahead
of all the left fielders, earns his lead
f by heavy hitting, and Joe Jackson, al
though not a finished helder, hangs on
Iclose to the top because4of his swat-
totorial strength. Jackson has not hit
As, well since he joined the White Sox
t H:is he did prior to that time, yel he is
lin many respects a much improved
g hall player,. Bitting tor tlte team
ftiatnermian tor jiip-individual- aver-
irige, and fielding a lot better. Jack'
ton is learning and, has learned a lot
Eoi case oaii.
Cleveland High.
Cleveland, with Graney and Smith
Ito alternate, shows fairly high rank,
;md New York" is better for having
jf'mg Bodie..'iJon t laugh at that
Sstatement ring will add punch to
sany club when he is used to best ad-
"vantage, and will be a big asset in
t helping round out the outfield where
fit has been weakest in hitting. St.
gLouis probably will use Dcmmitt
i-jiractically all, season in left and
JJcmmijt, if he plays anywhere' near
Jill last year's association form, will
.Ihelp lot to make the Brown outfield
more reliable. . v
Of all the youngsters who are to
i be given trials there is but one can
didate who promises to show any
thing above the average, and he be
I longs to Connie Mack, from which it
lis not hard to guess that he is a
1 college man. It is hard to predict
tliat any college man will make good
fin the majors right off the 'reel, but
Jii there has been one in recent years
v ho justifies this prediction it , is
J Caude . Davidson, who played for
f Brown ' university. WJien Davidson
! I was with Brown half a dozen clubs
vere striving to get a line tied to
i'liim and k was reported that he
.v;ould not listen to any proposition.
Then be turns p , in the Athletic
kamp. He was, with the probableex
f .-rptio'i of Sammy White of Prince
ton, the greatest base ball player
j:urncd out by any eastern college in.
jtne last- half dozen years. He is fast,
liits well (or, did in college) and big
I'eague Ecbuts who watched him say
ie looks to be a finished player. He
Vs versatile and played third base well
I.'aough to be rated as third baseman
ht the' All Eastern college team, but
' fit is said he excels in the outfield. If
the does make good his college prom-
5se the Athletics will have to be given
a rhigher rating than they do in the
figures. Boston loses a lot of points
n left through the loss of Duf Lewis
tnd the certainty that Jhere will be
rfianges before the left fielder finally
s selected.
- t . National Improves. '
The National . league left fielders
fire, improving .and showing better
i jualHy, 'while the . American leaguers
. ire going back. Bums of the Giants
indoubtedly outranks" them all and
arring accident, will be in every
same, yet'were it not for the fact
hat conditions may injure his playing
bruise of - .the . Cardinals -would be
i;loe up to him in ability. Just what
I WI5HYOU WOULD
HAVE THOUGHT or
ONE DEFOtE YOU
MAILED ME' y
r
Today's Sport Calendar
nowllni: Annual tournament of Na
llonal Kalliray Bowline aMoeiatloB onrni at
Ht. Lonin. Annual toiirnamrnt of Indiana
Mtata Jtowllttf aiMtlatton oprnt at South
Bnd. . , '
Ha ball: Iletrolt Amrriran afatnut
Cincinnati National, at Oklahoma City.
Ronton National alnt Srw York Ameri
cana, at OrecnTille, H. V. Cleveland Amerl
ran aiainut New Vork National, at Hous
ton. - fit. houln National agalnat Nt. Ixnil
Amerb-ana, at Ht. Loula. Bovton Amerlrana
axalnat Ilrooklyn National, at New Orlean.,
Athletieat Annual traek meet of Central
Amateur Athletic union, at 4rrat Ike
naval tralntna; jitatlon.
Itoilnc: Jot inrh agalnot Frankle
Burn, is round, at rhllaiteluhia.
effect the slashing of Salaries will
have upon the- Cardinal outfield is
hard to tell Cruise and Smith had
big years last year, and there was
some friiitic protesting when their
salaries were trimmed, according to
reports current in other teams.
Zack Wheat still holds well in rank,
although not the'batl player he was.
He had a good year with the war club
last season and that covered some of
the increasing fielding weaknesses.
Two Good-Reds. '
Mathewson has Neale and Sherry
Magee a strong pair, for use in left.
Indeed Matty has a wealth of outfield
material and he- might even yet he
tempted to make a trade, to brace his
lrt)rt pitching staff, especially if he
loses pitchers in the draft. Phila
delphia had trouble with Whitted this
winter ahd.it was reported that he
1 was .to, get away from the club
1 " wiutu nc iidu occn sutii d vuai cic
nient,' not only in the fiel(J, but as
helper' and lieutenant of Moran. This
fact is not liable to hurt Wljitted's
playing in the slightest, as he is a
man who works harder for the team
than for himself. Pittsburgh is well
fortified in having Stengel, Jackson
and Bigbce, but no matter how we
strike an average of the three it does
not make the team look strong. The
Cubs are weakest and left field is
liable to remain, a weak spot, although
Mann can do fairly well out there and
Flack can "field and throw. '.
vThe lineup is -not' formidable, but
its defensive 'strtngth is above aver
age. We wjjl find in the next study
that the center fielders contribute
much more to the offensive 'strength
than do their brothers in left.
(Copyright, 1911 by the Bell Syndicate, tuc.)
Col. Miller Looks Over Twin
' I Cities. for Big Battle Site
Minneapolis, April S.-pCol. J. C.
Miljer. who has signed contracts of
Jess Willard and Fred Fulton,-today
looked over Several . available sites
here and in St. PaulVor heavy weight
championship contest on July. 4. Col-'
onel Miller saidhe fight would be
held here if sufficient inducements are
offej-edi - "M - ;' ' (
Country Clubs to Close '
For Liberty Day Parade
Both the Jlappy Hollow, club and
e-:.ij t..u :..:it k. .i j
UIC l 1C1U V.IUU VIU UG V1U3CU UUIIIIKH
the Mberty parade this afternoon. The
golf links also wijl be closed during
the honrs of the-parade so that the
golf enthusiasts will not be tempted
to pass up the pavement . marching
for the more easy gambol over the
links. ".- ' '
Nonpareil Club Donates
' Mqt for Military Event
The Nonnareil clnh ban -"tilnnated
the club's wrestling match and. other
gymnasium paraphernalia for the use
of Mike Uiobons, tarl. Caddock and
the other Camp Dodge athletes when
they appear at Kourke park April i
In the military day program.
Sacramento Careth No '
Longer About Mr. Wolter
The Sacramento club plans to use
Brick Eldred, secured from the Chi
cago White Sox, in the ont field and it
won't matter so much now whether
Harry Wolter consents to join Rodg-
ers' team or not. Denny Wihe and Cy
Forsythe will be the other outer gar
deners with Eldred.
ARE YOU HARD
- - 1
That Is, Do You Use the
Bituminous Variety? -
COALi BURNER?
Hard coal will be scarce in Omaha
next winter. From all indications it
will be practically impossible to buy
any. numinous or sou coat win
have to meet the demands of Omaha
firms and householders.-
William Potter, fuel administrator
for Pennsylvania, in a letter to the
Nebraska fuel administration, states
is opinion that this section of the
country shrould be taken care of with
bituminous coal and should be per
mitted, to have anthracite coal only
out of what surplus may.be left after
the regular anthracite region shall
have been supplied.
recently a committee of three men
was appointed by the federal admin
istration to regulate the output of the
anthracite fields 'ins the eat and to
allot such Quantities of hard coal to
given districts as may be absolutely
necessary. , ;
Mr, Potter, m his letter to Mr. Ken-
nedy,,says he has bent every effort
toward obtaining the present ruline
from Washington namely, no anthra
cite shall g"o out of the Buffalo Gate
ways to Lower Canada, the vest and
the northwest, except from such sur
plus as may accrue after the regular
anthracite region has been supplied.
THE BEE:
AHD V.HEN I
THINK OF HOW
SOME HUb&ANDS
TREAT THEIR,
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American Athletes Now
Air Pilots are Praised
If jh m
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fvi-
Ted Meredith and "Hobey". Baker,
noted American athletes, are now in
the aviation service in France. Baker
has -won ' tv6 victories in the .air.
Both-were mentioned in a iecent dis
patch from the French, who shnw an
appreciation of the work done by -the
.Amesican : aviators.' The .dispatch,
quoting . the French . paper, Petit
Parisien, in part reads as., follows:
"Our American allies, who are be
ginning to reinforce our numbers, are
already proving their value. They Ve
sportsmen and show much interest in
No Newsboys Working While
Parade is On; They're In It
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r:"",4-u u,c ,y y Paraac-.
At i:ou tnis atternoon .every
a n . ' i-.
iiewsbcy in Omaha will meet at
Twenty-eighth and Faiam streets
and from then until the great parade
is over Saturday will be a "paperless"
day-in Umaha. Ihe newsies will be
marching; . you'll have to buy your
papers later.
J. B. Carver will be captain of the
newsboys' division and he will be as
sisted by "Mike," ."Tony" and "Sam."
Aiore than of the little street ur
chins will find places in the line of
march, for there are that many in
Omaha and every one of them has
pledged himself to march in the pa
rade, v
'
Gus Rehze Recovering From
-"Foul Blow From Behind"
us cnze, .trouble maker for visi
tors at Ak-Sar-Ben Den, has so far
recovered from his recent accident
that he is able to be at his work with
the, aid of crutches. Friday morning
he was superintending the ' erection
of the' Liberty, hank on tjie court
house, ground. Rcnze was motoring
with Oscar Liebcn recently, and when
the car stalled, Ren got behind to
shove. , Some . disrespectful person
with a "tin lizzie" hit him from be
hind and jammed him into the Liebcn
car so that for' some 4imc Rcnze vwill
be obliged to, eat off a mantle and
wear crutches. .
Automobile Thieves Steal
Eight Cars During Night
Eight automobiles, several of them
almost new, were added t5 the large
toll of stolen cars Thursday nigh
.rolice have recovered but' one
the eight stolen cars so far. T-
of
ihe tollowing car thetts were re-
ported rDr. Leroy Crummef 169 Far
nam street? Ed Peterson, 3816 Chi
cago street; H. F. Donnelly, 1522
North Fortieth street; J. L. Wein
berg, Farnam , hotel: Dr. Hollings
worth, ,409 Oaklapfl street; W. D.
Bowser, S331 North Twenty-fifth
street; 0. xVansandt, 2503 Harney
street, and !John Day, 3843 Franklin.
Jury Awards $3,000 Damages
i For Bite Out of Man's Nose
J James' Wkitten was swarded $3,000
damages by a jury in district court
Thursday afternoon afrr he had tes
tified that Oscar Powers bit off part
of his ncse n a fight which occurred
outside of a South Side packing house.
Powers "did, not appear and Judge
Redick instructed the jury to bring
in a verdict for the olaintiff.
OMAHA, SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 1918.
TE iO LIKE . TO
KNOW HTkW Turv
n AVAT WITH IT
ttiELF-
" AND
HER
urn
A , . 'Will' I , -
TED .MKSEQtm . -
athletic exercises in the training of
pilots. -
"Among them let us cite the holder
of the world's record for running, Ted
Meredith, who is fighting his instruc
tion somewhere in France. The
famous foot ball and hockey player,
Hobey Baker, is already at the. front
and has two victories to his credit. -
"We can have confidence in the aid
brought by the American pilots. Be
fore long 2,000 of them, perfectly
trainel, will take their place in the
ranks of the allied army."
Plan Class for Recording
Finger Prints; Meet Monday
H. J. Nielsen, finger print 'expert
of the police department, will attend
a meeting of the Board of Public Wel
fare Monday night to discuss plans
for 'starting a class in the art. of re
cording linger prints.
This is in connection with the gov
ernment civil service work, which is
being promoted by Mrs. F. H. Cole.
Those who are interested are invited
to attend. Superintendent Beveridge
of the public schools will be present,
as he is considering finger print work
as a new, feature in the high schools.
It is explained that many lines of
government work require a knowledge
ot tnis torm ot identification of per
sons. . - -
Unit of Sousa's Band Will
Play in Omaha April 19
A 50-piecc unit of Sousa's band will
appear in Omaha Friday.'April 19t in
the titcres,t of the Liberty loan. It
will4 arrive at lflS p. m.,' and remain
until 10:10 p. m. This announcement
has just reached the Liberty loan
comminee. Bandmaster aoU3a or
ganized a 600-piece band recently at
trie ureat Lakes naval training sta
tion and this has been split, in to 12
units, which are touring the "country
during' the third Liberty loan" cam
paign. " ' -. ," '
Hdnor Flag Will Be Presented
To Scout Troop Saturday . Noon
The flag awarded by President Wil
son to the troop of Boy Scouts fti
each state which did the best work
on the second Liberty bond campaign
will be presented to Troop 5, Omaha
Boy Scoutst at 12:15 o'clock Satur
day noon in front of the 'Liberty
Bond bank," on the court house lawn.
Presentation will be made by. Mrs. E.
M. Fairfield and it will.be received
by V. C. Haskell, master, of the, troop.
The flag is silkf hind embroidered. ,
Department of Justice s
Probes Alleged Sedition
The Department of Justice is inves
tigating an alleged seditious talk, aid
tohave featured a recent meeting of
socialist in Omaha, 'according to Chief
Eberstein of the Federal Department
of Justice. ' . . ;
Rescue Jship Survivors.
London, April 4. The ' agents of
the steamer Conargo, which was tor
pedoed and sttnk in the Irish sea
on Sunday morning, state that three
of the boats of the wsscl have been
picked up and that two are still
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ALMOST LOVES
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NONPARTISAN HEAD
TIES OP TO LI. .
Townley's Deal'" With Anar
chists Rejected by Farmers
of North Dakota Last
, Summer.
Wahoo, Neb. April 5- To' the
Edtior of The Bee: Those who have
been fighting the Nonpartisan
league in North Dakota claim that
its leaders have tried to affiliate the
Industrial Workers of the World
with the league. I have never heard
of any of the league denying that
statement. There seems to bey a
good deal of evidence with which
Townley and his associates could be
convicted of being a good deal more
closely associated with the Idustrial
Workers of the World than the farm
ers of Nebraska care to be. I want
to give your readers a ,few facts on
that point.
Arthur LeSeuer has been, from the
beginning, "and is now, one of the
attorneys for the league and perhaps
the chief counselloj of Townley him
self. In fact it is said that he is now
manager of publicity for the league.
LeSeuer was - active with the In
dustrial Workers of the World in the,
riots at Minot, N. D., a few years
ago.
LeSeuers's Deal With I. W. W.
I have in may possession a phamph
let printed which states' that at
a meeting of the Industrial Workers
of the World last summer a' motion
was made and carried as follows:
"That we give thefloor to Arthur
LeSeuer to explain what grounds are
on which we can meet and come to
an understanding ,with the Non
partisan league in regard to work
ing conditions in the harvest fields
of North Dakota. Carried."
Arthur LeSeuer made the follow
ing statement: "That farmers of
North Dakota would be willing to
pay a wage of $5" for a 10-hour day.
Also that if we can c6ie to some
understanding with the Nonpartisan
league of North Dakota, it will mean
the balance of power will be shifted
from the state government to the In
dustrial Workers of the Vorld and
the Nonpartisan league."
On June 2 the daily paper, owned
by the Nonpartisan league of Fargo,
N, D., announced that a committee
had been appointed from the Nonpar
tisan league to meet a committee from
the Industrial Workers of -the World
for the purpose of carrying out the
LeSeuer proposition.
Repudiated by Farmers.
It is only fair to the North Da
kota farmers to say that they re
pudiated the proposition which Town
ley had tried to make, and there was
such severe criticism of it that Town
leylwas obliged to repudiate it him
self. 4
A little more evidence along
this line might be interesting. In
'Solidarity,' the official organ of the
Industrial Workers of the World,
published in Chicago, June 21, 1917,
the following matter appeared:
The tentative agreement between
the Nonpartisan league and the Ap
ricultural Workers Industrial union,
No. 400. was drafted ly joint com
rryttees selected to represent both
organizations. It is 'expected that this
agreement will cover, the harvest
season. That it will establish for the
time in the harvest fields a uniform
scale."
Do the farmers of Nebraska want
union with the Industrial Workers
of the World? ,v
Unless these socialists and tormer
associates of the. Industrial Workers
of the World can give us some farm
ers' organization which is better than
we have now let vs pass it up and go
ort working out our problems as we
have for years gone by, during which
the state has grown from a territory,
domniated by railroads and breweries
W a commonwealth with ' the most
progressive laws of any state in the
union. CHAS. tl. SLAMA.
W. R. Hull Is President
Of State Teachers' Ass'n
Grand - fsland. Neb., April J.
(Special Telegram.) The Central
Nebraska Teachers' association has
elected W- R. Hull Broken Bow,
president for the ensuing year. J. N.
Nutten, Hastings, vice-president and
treasurer, and L. H. Currier. Sherman
County, secretary. Differences of
opinion exist on president Greggs'
plan for abolishing the annual state
meeting, substituting district meet
ings, and a division is expected on the
adoption of resolutions to that ef
fect. .
county, whtch,-4ie says,-cost the stock
raisers $6,000 last year. Near Cortland
27 head of young cattle died within a
few weeks. Mr. Kist is now engaged
in vaccinating cattle in different parts
of the county.
Three Beatrice bovs, Ernest and
Vaill La Selle and Fred Hennings,
have arrived in France with the
United States, troops. .
R. Millard arrived m the city yes
terday from Sioux Falls, S. D., and
will open a naval recruiting station
here in firemen's hall. He expects to
be here for several weeks.
Miss Frances Morton has resigned
as city librarian to ttfg a government
position at Washington, D. C She
formerly was city librarian at Falls
City and Lincoln.
Following vs the farm mortgage re
port for Gage county for the month of
fOH( jwfe 0Zd ,
PLANS FOR INVASION OF
U.S. IN GERMAN HANDS
Unless Germany Is Beaten, America" Can Hope For No
-.--
Freedom, Declare Cabinet Members; Kaiser Gives No
Securities For Money Collected in Conquered Country
(By Associated Press.) -7" "".
Washington, April 5. Unless 'Germany is beaten, Amer
ica can hope for no freedom this is the note running through
statements by cabinet members given out tonight in support of
the third Liberty loan. , ' V v
Benedict Crowell, acting secretary of war, said in part:
"We realize the enormous task before us, and we are conn
dent of winning, but it will take the combined punch of the
whole. American people and will require an immense expendi
ture of men and money. If we are beaten in France, the strug
gle probably will be transferred to American soil. Plans for
the invasion and sub jugation of the United States are now on
file in the office of the German general staff. This we know
deSnitely. I strongly urge you to buy all the Liberty bonds that
you can afford and then a few more. Remember that the .Ger
mans issue no bonds for the money they extort from conquered
peoples." - , ' - ; :
March: Number of farm mortgages
filed. 146: amount. $837,617.85; number
farm mortgages released, 125; amount,
$519,413.85: number of city mortgages
filed, 43; amount, $59,446; number of
city mortgages released, 50; amount,
S40.027.55. . '
C. Petrus Petersen of Lincoln made
a patriotic address last evening in the
Commercial club rooms and urged all
to assist in the third Liberty loan
drive. Gage county's quota is $624,000,
and every township in the county has
pledged to raise its share.
Secretary Pool Files Petition
For Congress in Sixth District
(From a Staff Correspondent)
Lincoln, April S. (Special.) Sec
retary of State Cljarles W. Pool is
now a sure enougn candidate tor tne
democratic nomination for congress
in the Sixth congressional district
. i
naving loaay, in response 10 a taigc
number of petitions from different
counties in th,e district, sent his filing
fee to the county treasurer of his
home county of Grant and made the
nune to correspona.
In his cardinal principles of citizen
ship and platform on which he will
rest his campaign he expresses con
fidence and admiration for President
Wilson, believes the success of the
allies , inevitable, and a more rigid
control of capitalistic enterprises nec
essary; coaf producers should accord
better treatment to the consumers;
endorses arbitration by government
authority; no special privileges; op
poses advantages given manufacturers
over agricultural producers; extension
of the farm loan system, and irriga
tion? more thorough, Americanism;
heavier taxes on the profiteers; uni
versal military training, not to be
considered until after the present war;
favors -.woman suffrage; extension of
ocean commerce; federal, law for
guaranty of national bank deposits;
federal prohibition; loyalty to' the
president irrespective of party affilia
tion as long as the war continues.
General Swinton Visits
Fort Omaha Balloon School
General Swinton, inventor of the
British war tanks, and Colonel Grant
ot the Omaha quartermaster's corps
visited the balloon school at Fort
Omaha Friday morning as the guests
of Colonel H. B. Hersey, commanding
officer, s ' " N
The British general wanted to make
a flight, in a balloon, but the weather
was iot favorable and the flight was
not made. , i
f I I. II I.
Charges Filed by Chief'
Agamst Officer Shean
i Chief Dempsey of the poli.ee depart
ment has filed charges against Pa
trolman J. W. Shean of the South
Side, charging reckless driving and
unnecessary use of firearms on the
occasion of a recent collision of two
automobiles, in one of which Shean
was riding. .
The Horriblk Handicap
; of Poisoned Blood.
The Innocent Suffer Even Unto
the Third and Fourth Gener- .
ations, but Relief is tfow
" in Sight.
' It has long been accepted as a
matter of course that the sins of the
fathers must be suffered by innocent
posterity, yet it is hard to become
reconciled to this condition. The
heritage of physical infirmity is a
handicap under which thousands
must face the battle of life. '
Scrofula is probably the most no
ticeable -of the transmitted blood
disorders, though there are other
more severe diseases ' oi me Diood
that pass from one, generation to
another. ' No matter what inherited
blood . taint - you . may . be - laboring
ONLN TEtTEROAV
HE Woi) n ha.vp
CHOKED HER -TO DEATH
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Q rnirMT t.tttr nothing.
Secretary Daniels of the navy;
"Our men in the trenches and on
the ships are counting their lives ai
nothing and are maintaining the high
est . standards of American manhood
and heroism. It is our privilege at
home to sacrifice and sacrifice and
sacrifice to provide the government
with the means to carry on the war.
No man who values his freedom and
loves the principles upon which our
government was established can af
ford to not contribute the limit to the
third Liberty loan."
Secretary Lansing of the State de
partment: "The United States hai
been at war for a year. The firs',
enthusiasm, which followed the dec.
laration that we would take up arm;
in the cause of liberty and justice hat
passed, but in its place, there has corn
to the nation a spirit of determination
and self-sacrifice.- Under the influ
ence of this spirit the republic is
pressing forward to the accomplish
ment of the mighty task which this
war has imposed upon it. Let there
be the same patriotic response to th
third Liberty loan that wasmade-tc
those which preceded it."
LEND EVERY DOLLAR.
Secretary McAdoo of the treasury;
"The least duty we can perform an c
we should be eager and happy to per
form it is to lend our money, every
available dollar we have or can save,
to our government in order that our
gajlant sons may be ,supplied with all
they need to save America."
Attorney General Gregory: "To
save the lives and liberty of ourselves
and our children, we have been forced
unwillingly to take up arms. To pre
vail we must dedicate to the farthest
limit our every power. Shall we give
or sacrifice less for freedom than our
enemy 'gives for depotism? What
shall a hoarded penny profit us if we
may spend it only as slaves?"
Secretary Houston of the Depart
ment of Agriculture: "If we do not
win this war we shall indefinitely
face the interference of the Prussian
autocracy or bear permanently the in
tolerable burdens of militarism, io
win this war we must have both men
and money."
Righteous War.
Postmaster General Burleson: "It.
is a righteous war, waged by our peo
ple. No more insDirine exhibition of
patriotism was ever made than , the
response by them to the requests of
President Wilson that they contribute
to its suoDort bv purchasing our gov
ernment's obligations."
Secretary Redfield of the Depart
ment of Commerce: "Buying Liberty
bonds makes our homes safer, our
business more secure, helps maintain
America against enemies who mock
at our power, and think us weak be
cause we respect the rights of others."
Secretary of the Department of
Labor: "The third Liberty, loan has
an even greater significance than the
first two. They were the expression
of instant and responsive patriotism."
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