JE Pirrung draft board

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JE Pirrung draft board - i : , ' I .up-jut to a tha t I TBTJSSES WONT...
i : , ' I .up-jut to a tha t I TBTJSSES WONT DO. Resourceful Slackers Spring a New Lin on Local Board No. 3. Tn their efforts to escape the draft certain registrants for examination at Draft Poard No. 1 are making trusses popuUr. but in so doing they are not making themaelvea popular with examining examining phyalciana of the board. Yesterday Yesterday a registrant who had been' accepted accepted proteated to Dr. J.. Edward Pir-rung Pir-rung Pir-rung that he ahould have been rejected because of an abdominal condition. He was told by Dr. Pirrung that a thorough thorough examination ahowed no evidence of auch a condition. "Here la my truss." said the regia- regia- trant - "Molting what Dr. Pirrung aald ,OOK purcnasea iruea. "You r "ot tn only oa who brings ,ru" w,th h,m-" h,m-" h,m-" nawered Dr. Plr- Plr- rung. "Last week a fellow brought two Another rerlatrant when asked to read the letter on the chart declared he wa blind. To all questions he an- an- awered he could not aee. The phyaiclans aald the man could seo to write his name, and It was not found necessary to appoint a guide to lead him through examining rooms. He will be given third examination by an eye-apeclal- eye-apeclal- eye-apeclal- eye-apeclal- before the board baaaea upon him.

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  1. The Cincinnati Enquirer,
  2. 22 Aug 1917, Wed,
  3. Page 9

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