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YEAR-19 - SAILORS TABOO "JACKIE" NAME Navy Musicians...
SAILORS TABOO "JACKIE" NAME Navy Musicians Protest and Request for Change Follows Airplanes in Demand. Don't say "Jackie" band any more I The order comes from tho commandant commandant of Hie Great Iikcs Naval Training Station at Chicago and has been brought to Indianapolis by Col. C. A, tJarrurd, who is In chnrgo of tho sailor musicians on their trip through Indiana, Indiana, preliminary to the tourth Lib erty Loan campaign. Hereafter It must bo "Bluo Jackets" band I It nppearn from what Col, Garrard learned In Chicago that tho lads who ultimately will do their lighting on tho deep Muo sea object to the appellation appellation "Jacldes" much as tho soldiers In France protest against continuance of the sobriquet "Sammies."

Clipped from The Indianapolis Star17 Sep 1918, TuePage 14

The Indianapolis Star (Indianapolis, Indiana)17 Sep 1918, TuePage 14
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