17 july 1917 The Messenger, Beckley, WV. German resident paints flag on house
FLAG PAINTED ON HOUSE. A resident of Ihis country, who is a. (lennnn by l>irlli and not yet n initurn!- ! i/ed .<'.iti/.en, detennined thnt there should lie, no doubt a.i to \vliere his sym- j piithics lire in the present war, some i tiuif, 1 ago hung a hirge American I'lag in ' front, of his home, but HUM was stolen. •So h« has (jone to the trouble to paint. I tlio stitrs and stripes in a conspicuous splice on the front of his residence. Tho iinsunl display is shown in an illnstra- I tion in the August Popular Mechanics | Magaxine.