The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania on April 15, 1918 · Page 15
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The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 15

Connellsville, Pennsylvania
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Monday, April 15, 1918
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JiJONDAT, APRIL 15,1918. THE DAILY COURIER, CONNELLSVILLE, PA, PAGE FIFTEEN." ELKSWOUIDFORM MMTARY FORCE 450,000 STRONG Xvorter Sufficient to Strike Great Blow Against the Kaiser's Lcgloms. IS PATRIOTIC TO CORE ffkile Orfer to Footed oa Charity u4 Br*4Wrlj l«« It 'leaches XwAcn to Be Iteadr ·* Any Time U Satte r»e-V tie TT1»1« World. "It is not Inappropriate; ln ; tM?.daT and hoar when'"Uie whole* world" is afire, to say that an army 450,000 strong wouJd enlist to insure the honor and would enlist .under the purple emblem ol Elkdom to insure the honor and maintenance ol the Stars and Stripes," said James R. Nicholson, of Lodge No. il, Springfield, Mass., grand exalted ruler, at the annual banquet of Pittsbur* Lodge No. 11, and lodges of ·Western Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. . Hr. Nicholson in his address urged upon all. Elks the duty of patriotic support of their country, humility and worship of their Cod.and unswer-rtn* 1 Bdelity "to the'' principfes' of their order. "Our order;", he-salt- "is teach" inj a proper respect for the American da j. Do youcpart'lir tbe 'support "at: the national eaihTem i an'd'"df'y6Ur"coun-' try and of theioidef ot Elks. The sort 3f brotherly foye that we are-taught In Elkdom is aot theoretical brotherij love, but practical, everyday brother;- ly !ov». { · "It is the?; brotherly -tor*, that prompts Ellcstto: greet a brother with a smile, that makes you (thought! ill of the material coiKort and his spiritual and worldly velfara. But it Is rnorl than this. It teaches love to all mankind, whethir^Clks or not, and to be a true Elk j^'-aai never pass by a single human? being, in'trouble and not offer the helping hand of the good Samaritan." = · SPEED IN PRODUCTION * ESSENTIAL TO VICTORY Industrial EfHciency "Will U*M »f Our~B«ya Prelect ladnstrial SBdency 'and wlU play u tapwtant » part u military orcaniiattoa and I enias ID deter- minlBf the afmmto of the war, according to Frank A. Scott, chairman of the War Industries Board, wbicb bus charge of government baying and su- peTTisioa over'; Uie general Industrial acttTlty laddtntil to Uw prosecution of the war. Xke proparatorj ctage of the war haa |jai»fd for thij country, ·ay* Mr. Scott, and the time has arrived when every resource, human and material, most be placed at the disposal of the government,. ________ ..... "If it can be said there has been a preliminary stage of our share in the war It la oversow," cays the govertf menfs Industrial director. "Our troop* are already in Prance, and ire' have began thV--»ctu«l-r«l«liif; of » · Irag* anay here at home to be serif abroad when .the time t3 . ripe.. . We have passed 4h* period of expectation. "Efficiency and economy In prodoe- lai and distributing the government's requirements are as necessary to sno eess ss courage sad Intelligence la battle. The slacker at home is as contemptible a figure _as ttie. coward lathe presence of the enejny.: * TheJ/liauries ·f peace most give way to the necessities of war." -- Indoitrtal Coosen-JrUon, Kew Tork. Peter R Wdincr j " Old Reliable Dealer. LESTER AND AND BRUNSWICK PHONOGStAPHS 127 and 129 East Crawford Avenue Connellsville, Pa. Downs'Shoe Store .Have -you seen the new ones yet for Men and Women IVe BOW Have tUem on display in; onr: wiadoirs. Sew styles, new colftrs, new twea, Queen Quality Shoes for Women. Walk-Over for Men. Downs- Shoe Store . Co»aeU»Tllle's leadtag: Hl«* : ' Grade Saoe Store. ' of th« Poor. Will yon (bow IT." any other people outside of the fn^ry books who can pat the moat fearful calamity on like a cloak and doff It at will, who can augment their/ families to seven: or eight children ovemlgbt* and reduce them as readily to Jive or six on the following day if it lint seem to them advisable? Where ootside their rnnks Is there anyone capable of persuading yon that It is a privilege to sleep cola so that some Ihirlos you never saw or care to »ee aballrbe-hHd-his allegorical mule, go better warmed? Who else, being neither of your kith, nor kin, baa snch power orer yoo thtt, with a mere bloodshot eye. and .shiver of the shoulders, thoy'wm' turn yonc antomobile, your furs, your Tvnrmth and nil-your pleasant pleasures into Iead sea apples of discomfort?--Laura Spencer Porter, in the Atlantic Uaga- aine. XSBBBBBSBEtXX STABSJJNHERALPED Baseball history has proTed tilt the players who develop Into the major league stars enter the big show unheralded and unsung. . .Wagner, Hathewson. Speaker, Cot*, Collins, Ale-zander, Jolio- soo and laanr others made their entrance under modest and. In manjr Instances, unknown dr- cmnstamees.- , · . Uttle or notilnp was known "of Alexander aa a minor leacaer. So obscure was he that he was obtained in the draft "He was obliged to prove his worth as a "rooky," and at one '. time there was some' discussion' as to whether he would % be "amonc those retained dnrlng his t:with the Thinies.-. ROSE ICE CREAM CO. Pure Ice Cream · Wholesale N. Pittsburg Street Conneilsviile, Pa. Yough Plumbing Co PROMPT AND RELIABLE. 126 West Peach street, Connellsville, Pa. Bell Phone 475, Tri-State Phone 115. Manager's Residence 1215 Sycamore Street, } : : - Bell Phonte 516. GIVING SERVICE COMPLIMENTS OF St. James Hotel · West Crawford Avenue, CONNELLSVILLE; PA. Is the motto for all of us to follow. We may take care of the home comforts here, but only by contributing to and boosting for the Red Cross can we give service to the boys "OVER THERE 1 FAYETTE COUNTY GAS COMPANY 5 10c Wall Paper Co. WALL PAPER OF ALL GRADES. 103 W. Apple Street Connellsville, Pa. ? Paramount Theatre "THE HOUSE OF FEATURES." THURSDAY--"THE WAY OUT," with Carlyle Blackwell. FRIDAY AND SATURDAY--"FIELDS OF HONOR," with May Marsh. WE WANT TO PLEASE YOU. . We don't like to hand ourselves bouquets but we do feel that our features, music and service are about top-notch. Instructive criticism is always appreciated. For Your Own Future ^TOT only for the present needs of the United States, bat also for your own future - -· · BUY LIBERTY BONDS Every Bond you buy is a splendid investment and your money will come back to yon with interest promptly when due. Therefore for the sake of the future as well a» of the present Buy Liberty Bonds Now From Any Bank GEO.W. (Dock) ENDS Ail Kinds of Miners cars, horse shoeing and general blacksmithing. -Quick Service is our Specialty This Liberty Loan Advertisement Has Been Contributed by Charles F. Hood. ii COMPLIMENTS OF CONNELLSVILLE MACARONI CO. CONNELLSVILLE, PA. Read the Daily Courier for the Latest War News WIMWWWM* MMMM a Now

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