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a reported the Mrs - in - of wan on ItfZZ , NATIONAL CAPITAL IS CITY OF TEARS (Continued From Page On) unds for their employes age - Is a congress of such varied make up and of such diversified interest a good body to which to entrust the r a utyT would a city go - responsible to the people di rectly dare to leave Washington without without a single penny to clean the streets after a snowstorm? may ;,.... , , - ... end Aa much of the paralysis of this citY du lo ,he snowstorm aB any ro other factor The street car con i .. of railway re objection of the their as that clean the track but nothing that wHl clean the broad avenuea too Consequently automobiles automobiles clog the tracks and get stalled and traffic is tied up while a few hundred workmen hardly nrat h the surface of a snow coered city The Knickerbocker theater disaster Is all the more horrible to the people people who survUe it because the fate that befell the acorea entombed In the crash might have overwhelmed anybody anybody the theater was one of the most popular In the city Tresldents of the United States attend It, dip lomats tnemberri of congress arm and navy officers officials generally and their families all have been there since thf peculiar shaped cdi fie waa erected Naturally this is an hour of resentfulnesa when the Individual outbursts are many but the critlciam Is all the mon pro nounced beiause the peopli are with even more insistence in the laat ex j two or threw years than ever be I fore The pt ople do not even huva the, n presentation in congress The the ory back of thla has always been that ban i BO to mt far.,, of the government were u fold that the federal govern - ent should run the national capital ui of the wisdom o this Is ad It ted but It is a fact that the ted ml government ia so tophtavy ponslbllltles that It could the el1 rd l permit the population U1 '" "r "l " " """ thein tnfr n OJrlrfl s ever so muoh The building probli more serious than it was ixjzeua of buildings wero erected during the I hi ores of temporary mruoiuies where . thousaiidd uf employes work dally It ili be box bulldingtt And this illy - rrSra wek pared th dibtrkl appropria tlonn vuaii and it ri tne munnipai less Into tht the ' this coll pay Le apr if dlivet has to must pass a i policcfiiaii f - i i 1 (i uffh V. the authority fui regulated regulatloi the makin - grce Is supposed to manage the Dis irlct of Columbia dutallod affah and run the federal affjirs of the na tlon besides The IWslri. t of t ulum bia has long a uf ft - red and has lung complained The Knlcki root k r di aster may teach a lesson Thu aav ing of other llvts Is involved in ef fluent munli ipal govt mnient i. I moves In strange wuyB Ilia wond i - . to perform

Clipped from The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette31 Jan 1922, TuePage 6

The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette (Fort Wayne, Indiana)31 Jan 1922, TuePage 6
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