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·i'HE DAILY COURIER, CONNELLSVILLE, PA. SEVEN. by a Prussian Officer^ vtidpatedin big and Pillaging of Belgium, CHAPTER XVII. «f the opinion atiranrt tjwt ' ·thta WM onty-'k 'temponirr k«t after · fair days we .jtanchtw borderlnc-oD hw«nltj;TCnJ«r-; t*k«n acrin tnd »«»in.v By night and |J»J It w«« ilwajs the suae. Using V»r*m H tbdr base, tb« rren* con- »U»tlj bnxiit cp new masses of troops. Tht} hd marshaled their IttmTjr (ana from the nearer Terdno forta tj the we of field railways. In the apclns ot 1915 both sides bet*a an offemlT* ol loctd, but of an In- lomiJ'Uitnalblf, murderous nature. 6*nn«» »ad lYeneh artillery bombarded Tawfnols M that not a square foot of tea* nmld be found wnleh had nor · been torn Dp by sheila. Thoofiande sad of ihelU, large and imall, hwl«*l Into the town for three 4*7* and tbrve nlgbts. TbJ» continued until not. a single soldier was left la the Tillage, for both rrtncfc and Germans had to retire fnca this on from, both aides, as It »·» abeolntel)' Impossible to have inr- Ttrtd ttt* bell. The entire hill and ad- Joiala* helfMB -its-it enveloped in · aaote. " On the ercnlnf of tiie tiitrd day the eaemr eanbardmen't abated »oraewhat and w» were oateejnora seat Into the pile of debris, WDk-h had b«m torn by * HOBdrrd tkooeeuxl abeUi. It wins not jet doaft. and aa.toe French bad also *4TUced an attach developed. .The; ··» Sato «nr Ilaea witk strong reserve null* and Ike wildest kind of a hand- fcvhud encoonetr ensued. ·bop Off i en flew from be*J to keftd. breast to brent Men stood on cnrpeee la order to make new corpse*. .; Hew eaMaUes eoatbnwd to arrire. Tereoek aau who- was kilted three others appeared. We sjao rertlred re-enforcements, the alangbter to coo- la foee,bt fraozledly, earpect- . J»« Ma,4eatk Mow taooWDtarlly. No life was worto a peon?. Each M» fiael like a braat. I.stanNed and fell upon the stones and l« lee* tine than Is reindrad to re. late It I aanr before me a giant French- nasi with'a-pioneer's spade raised to strike a blow: With lightnlnglllce speed I'4o4f«4 and the spade atrack^a stone; In the next nomeat my adVersarr; bad a differ phjn»ed to tie Wit Jn his down' with a terrible cry nd criuepted op lu agony on the grand. I thrust the dagger Into my boot wad setied. tktt spade. There war* **w *»m*ln aC around and the ·pad* estate 1» baaoY. * 1 stnck an enan; between the head aa4 shoulders. Tbe sharp spade entered bis body and buried Itself half wiy to. I beard the bonei crack under tbe force of tbe'Hoe/. Another aAreraary %sas acerb? and I.troppeel tbe spade and seized Uw Be struck ate with bis flst and tbe blood ran from SB; month and nose. We dencbed. M7 dagger "was In nrj rliktbasd. Sad) of w held the other around the breast Be was not superior to me In strength jtt be dung to me as tightly aa I did to biro. We tried to reach etwb other with oar teetb. I stlit held tbe dagger but was aaabte to strike. ·eon one of us would hare to let go. White I was trying my best to find a · way to kill htm there was a terrible explosion nearby. ·· I saw my opponent fan aod I myself felt a terrible pain In the right slow of my lower Jaw. 1 no as quickly as 1 could to the rear and after a search of several bo«n fond a dressing jtatlon, where I was bandaged. . . . . aly face was so swollen thet tbe doc- tar could not tell whether oc not my Jaw bad beem broken. · I was plac*4 oai a train for wonnded me*, benni for Oeraany, and was taken to a bospltsJ In Dnneldorf. -I arrived .at, Dusseldorf August 2S, 1*14. .* MT wesjad war not dangerous ' aad'tber expeeted I .weald be cared la 14 flays, ^et It reijulred three weeks. Doing this time I made up toy mind : taiat-l would not m'nrdcr anr more -people 'at tbe. order -of- and to fnrtbeV' the. Interests .ol-Hcienzollern- ftnvthat this vat wopld menu the end ol the Hobeozollerbs-aad of Prussian sclenceless criminals. Some ol my Dutch friends made ae acq\iointcd with sailors and these consented to smuggle me to America on their ship. When · the ship departed 1 was placed In the coal bunkers and arrived after 14 '.days In New Torfe, safa and well. : Tbe first thing that struck me on ar- rrrtng iff the TJntted States was tbe wide latitude permitted German propaganda: Most of the German papers pub-, llshed here were body and soul for the kaiser and tried dolly to Justify the Germao,flght for the German cause. In till* respect the government In Washington certainly went too far until )£ was. realize):!'that no concessions conld'bemade to the FmssUn govern- .mcnt and that concessions made to Washington were nothing but deceitful talk, sustained only by action when It served its Interests -of Imperialism. The promlses'which the German gov- ermnent roade to Washington concero- InR the Ensltonla case, the U-boat warfare and'flo forth; were nothing but de- mttltarisov I-acddefl to desert to Hot I-celt on the part of the Berlin government. It vras the desire to preserve peace for the American people which Impelled President Wilson, again nnd again, not to declare war and If Amer- CNAPTER XVIII. I prevailed upon the authorities to grant me an eight-day furlough to visit my home and I took advantage of this I lea flphts today It has only kept faith to cross the Dutch border. I left my borne under a pretence of intending to visit relatives, wearing civilian clotb- tor. I bought a railroad ticket to Kal- deoklrchen, a medlum-slzefi town near with its democratic principles and assisted the world in defensive' war agalost the autocracy that la a constant menace for the world, which prepared lor this war over several decades. the Dutch border. During my trip to I Wltl1 H 16 entrance of America Into -- · · · · - - · - the war the backbone of Prussian militarism will be broken. The Htnden- burgs find the Hohenzolierns are doomed. A Tictorr far the allies will he R \-ictorr for democracy and » victory of the greatest majority seeking the welfare of the humnn race. (THE END.) ' Kaldenlclreben I had plenty of time to review all that had happened. How different everything was after the first year of the war! Jty home -town, once a lively country settlement, was now as calm as a graveyard. In tola town, which had a population before the war of 3,000 souls, more than 40 had been killed and many others- crippled. Food was very high with little to be had. There was no enthusiasm for the war manifest anywhere. The people were do«mhearted, stmmed. It was the same In other cities. The longing for peace was universal yet no one talked of pence or expressed to desire for It . / . One word spoken, which displeased tbe autocratic government, merited the severest punishment That is how It Is te be .explained that the German people cannot force the Hohenzolierns into peace because toe government, with assistance of the military, smothered every expression of peace with blood, even at that early date. The present Prussian government win slaughter any German citizen to ijt id TIRED JiCfflG FEET Can't JJeiU ."Tin" for Sore, Tired, Swollen, Caliuusctl i'cetior Corns. you can bo happy-footed in a moment. Use "Tiz" and never suffer with j lender, raw, burning, blistered, swol- leq, tired, smelly feet. "Tiz" and only "Tiz" lakes the pain and soreness out of corns, callouses and bunions. As soon as you put your' feel In a "Tiz" bath, you just Eeel the happiness soaking in. How good your poor old foot foci. They want to dance for joy. "Tiz" is grand. "Tiz" instantly draws Q.UI all the poisonous exudations whicii puff up your feet and cause sore, Icilamed, aching, sweaty, smelly feet. Get a 25-cent box oC "Tiz" at any drug store or department store. Goi. instant foot relief. Laugh at foot saCferers who complain. Because your feet aro never, never going to bother or make you limp any more.-Adv. JCuoxv you the wonderland that smiling lits Just on bcyonfl the turning of the ^ray, '- "WUero every mcu-U is blossom-fried and skJofl Arc bluer than the depths -where salt waves pluy? Placing the Blame, Bill--I see yoor friend has got a chauffeur now. Gill--Xes, he has. "Bat I thought be liked to drive hla own car?" ' "Weil, he did, but he has had so much trouble with the thing Umt he Jost thought he'd I lire to have soiae* body to blame It on." More Like It "Was your wife angry when you got hoine so late last night?" · "Aaigry? Why, she pelted me with flowers." "But bow did yon get that black eyo?" "* farther its own Interests In tbe same flowers "Well, she neglected to take the way that It attacked the innocent population oi Belgloxn wj^jotlt regard. With a dean conscience and clean bands I "Gott strafe England. Er 1st strafe e»J". . . . · . . . . , . Going through the streets this was heard right and left as a comment nod a reply. threw them." out ot the pots before she Difference. \ "Do yon thlat It la proper to "ose profanity to * mule?" *3o fiur as -my own feelings are concerned," declared the eipert teamster, ^ Presently I learned th» reason of this modern 'form of saltrtaUon. Th» hivtretl within the Gorman nation was not so'great toward France and Has- .**· ' · The people qnletly accepted the cno moos sacrifices which the war demanded from them IQ_COUTS« of time. r Bat; the gorernmcnt, ·which even then, foresaw the unfavorable course th« war ires tnklnc, roneetTed the idea of setting Ensrland up a» ths arch- "It Is nlgWy Improper. But when you , are trying to get along with as sensl- 1°,,1TMTMTM I Sve aud ccactin » " n animal as a mole, tin ,11TM you've simply got to humor him." The Heform Idea. "Are yo~u doing anything to economize on yonr pleasures?" "Oh, yes; I've cut oat my wife's matinee trina, and the children's mories." t ·nemy which Intended to destroy Qer-1 her ImsbaodT" Unmistakable Emphasis. "Did Mrs. Jims place stress on any particular part of her argument with many entlrefy. 31ie German war machine made «s» of th« blockade -which England drew ·round Germany to men in extent, playing open child murder, to-called, that the people developed an erer-ln- creaslng hatred toward England.. CFhe,French language was no longer woken »nj-rhere. A large pmt of tl» German people formerly used tbe French word "adlen," as a farewell es- prealoD bnt that wa« stopped. Core lutd to be taken in the use of this word to aTold arrest on a charge of high treason. I tbonght about, these things as I neared my temporary destination. I was sufficiently aeqnnlcted with tho border so that when I arrived In Kal- denklrchen I was able to reach It without asking any questions. The spot which I had selected for crossing lay In a forest. After a march of two noon I arrived near, the border. It was ioca dark and I decided to remain la the woods over night. . · The next morning at daylight I ventured .on and without being seen by^the guards I crossed Into Dtrtch territory. With a sigh of relief I arrived at th» next town, VenU, in Holland. Everywhere I was received In a friendly raaonor. I observed that the. Dutch people hated the German people as much as I did. ' Aft*r passing ser-end months la Holland, where tens of thousands more German deserters lived. I made up my mind to mo*« farther away than that from Germany for tbe arms of the German gorerniBent are long and Its spies are everjwhen In most cases eon- "That she did." "Whore did she pnt It?" · "On hJs head with die broomstick." Says His Prescription Has Powerful Influence Over Rheumatism THttcoverer T*4Jn CoMnellivUlc Ormie Stor^ Not to Tmkc m Cent ol Anr- onc'ti Money Unlewit 'Allcnribn Com- pletc-Jr BnmlMb.ru All Hheamattc P*lns and TvrlnKCft. Mr. James H. Allen suffered lor years with rheumatism. Many times this terrible disease left h i m helpless and unablo to work . ^ He finally decided, after yeara of ceaseless study, that no ono can bo freen from rheumatism u n t i l tho accumulated impurities, commonly call- ed-urtc aold deposits, were dissolved in the joints and muaclee -and expelled from tho body. V- "With thia idea in mind he consulted physicians, made experiments anl finally compounded a prescription that quickly and completely banished every s\Kn and flyraptom ol rheumatism from his ' system. H« freely KIVYQ his discovery to others who took it, with what might be -called marvelous, success. After years of urging" he decided to lot sufferers everywhere know about his discovery through the newspapers. -Con- jiellsvillo Drug- atoro has been app'oint- ed acentB for Allonrhu In this vicinity ·with the undorstAndinR that he will froely return the purchase money to all who state they received no benefit. --Adv. GOOD T H I N G S FOR THE FAMILY. Green vegetables, such as spinach, chard, lettuce and 'water cress shonUl appear as oftea as possible upon our tables. Mjjat that is tcmgli may Ue made more palatable by stewing in ·water with tbe addition of a tabtespoonful of vinegar, which softens tho fibers of the meut. A Salt Cod Dinner. -- Take a third of a pound oC salt codfish, cat la pieces two inchts square nnd one-half luciv tblck, nnQ then scald In three ·waters. Boil two large beets until tender, cook four medium-slued potatoes until mealy and dryf and dice two slices of salt pork and fry until the little cubes are brown with plenty of drippings. Have everythiag ready at the snme instant. The true salt cod devotee -wOl first mash tbe potato with a fork, then shred the fish and mil It \vlth tbe potato; over this n slice or two of not beet. Dice the beet and mb: with tbe other two, then add pork dice a ad drippings and cover ·svlth a gooernus spooaful of tliln crmm pumre. This is most truly a dish in which the "proof of tbe pod- d!n£ Is in tho efltinp. 1 * This roctpc rany be doubled or icreased to fit tbe size of the family served. Oranfje Salad. -- An orange salad is refreshing and not crpenslve for u winter soifld. Peel and let the or- Qnj?es stacd awhile to dry, when the white part may be easily peeled off, and then they raay be sliced. Grate a little of the rind, If liked, to add to the dressing. Season with salt arid pepper with a little fresh tarragon flnaly minced, a fcvr shredtled chives or finely chopTwxi onion. Squeeze the jnicc of an oraiigo over the salad or serve with French dressing. ^ · Carrots cookect In n little water, then seasoned with butter, salt and n dash ''of lemon juice is a dish good for a change. i- Try adding cream to senson rata- bngas Instead of hutter, aa the former seems to remove the strong 1 flavor, vrWch is objectionable to many palates. ENGINES OUT OF COMMISSION Many Locomotives on Trans-Siberian Line Disabled Because of Improper Use and Want of Care* . There are more tban double tbe number of engines available on the Trans- Slberloa hue than are in use on the average American road, hat owing to improper use find wont of care many of them are out of commission, not- ·withstancling the fact that there are employed more than three times as many men per mile as there are on American roads. WHY JOHN! THAT RUO IS WORSC THAN THE ONE W£ AND ir wsreo fOSl T6N YEARS You Re/*ieM8ER we COT IT FROM OUR. I WOULD HELP 1ft)U OAC( BUT hF ITS AS SAD AS ALL THAT, WE HAD BETTER NOT USE IT AT ALL. £55 THIS RUG YVOUtrt LAST A MONTH TRIED THE THING AND P U L L E D IT APART THE INEVITABLE CONSEQUENCE Father, motlier and son receive their new rug, ordered through an' out-of-town house and proceed to supplant the one that formerly graced the parlor floor. Father, filled u-itli pride, essays the laying of the nig and on the first tug to eliminate a wrinkle, rips off the corner of the shop-worn, inoth-eaten. and antiquated rug. There is but one alternative: To keep the worthless rug. The rug of the past, purchased from a home merchant, was as ) represented, gave service and satisfaction. The new rug--the one from the catalogue pirate--Is worthless, no exchange is possible and the best must be made of a bad bargain. Th-e family has lost the price of the rug, a home merchant has been robbed of a sale and the' only one to profit has been the man who has cast the bait MORAX,:--The old home-purchased rug is better than the new mail order rug. A Great Combined Movement by Great People Will Secure a Phenomenal Boost for Yourself and THESE MERCHANTS. ZQODERatO-WILB C05DPANT Fm-altare, Rues, Stoves 154-15S IV. Crawford Ave. W. $'. LECHE Dry Goods 12.1 TF. Crawford Ave. 1'HE HOEKER COMPAJTC Ken's Wear 106 W. Crawford Are. COLOMAl NATIONAL BANK Corner FittsbarE Street and Crawford Avenue. McDONAUD MUSIC A?O JSLECTBIC CO. Uor-»l Hotel Bloat S. Eittsbnrg St H.KOBACKEB SONS "The Big Store" ' X. PJttsbarff St. C. W.' DOWNS Footrear for Everybody 127 S. Bttsbnrg St. CONNELJDSV11LE JIAKKET AND NOB.TH BSD MAP.SET IxjnOing Grocery Stores 13C and 313 5. Fittsbnrg St. ANDERSON-IOUCKS HASDWARE CO. Hardware 118 W. Crawford ATC. CHAELES T. GILES JowoJer 111 West Crawford Ave. BROWNE1L SHOE COMPANY Shoes · Tt'est Crawford Are. CONNELLSVIltE DBUG COMPANY Drngs 1?0 IVest Crawford Are. PETER E. TfEOtEB Pia:-os and Phoaograiihs 127-129East Crawford ATe. A. W. BISHOP Jewelry 10' West Crawford Are, THE AAEON JDO. "Home Bnilder" '143 K. Plrtsbnrs 31. CEOWI/ET-MESTEEZAT CO. Shoes for tie TTlolo Pamlly 118 IT. Crawford ATe, AETHAN TTOEK China and Wall Paper 147-151 IT. Crawford Are. · THE CENTEA1 STOEE Dry Goods 211 W. Crawford Are. ELPEEN'S Ladies' Suits and Coats 130 X. Pittsbnrg St. FITE AND TEN CENT WALL PAPEE CO. Trail Paper IDS IV. Apple St. WELLS-IOLLS. MOTOE CAB CO. Agents for Willys-Knight, Overland Cars, Accessories WEBTHEEffEE BEOS. Men's Store 124 S. Pittsbnrg St. CONNELLSTBOLE lAUNDEI "Snoir WTiito Work" 1S9 Baldwin Ate. COttRilBIA HOTEL John Dnffgan West Sid* FEISBEE HAEDWAEE CO. Hardware IV. Crawford Ave. WBIGHT-METZLEE CO. Department Store W. Crawford Are.' LAUGHEET DEDG COMPANY '] Drags. 112 S. Pittahnrg St. EAPPQET-FEATHEE3IAN CO. 1'ou Can Do Better Here. ^ In the Natural Order. "I hear the head of the firm declared he wonM put his foot flown on any birthday present from his employees." "Thnt's emctly what he did do--put his foot down on it You see. It hnp- pened to be a handsome olSce rug." DO YOU NEED JOB PRINTING? We do all kinds of Job Printing at our office from the visiting card to the finest commercial work. Try our printing. THE COURIER COMPANY, 127% W. Main St., Connellsiville, Pa. IT AXWAYS HAPPENS THIS WAY! Bj EDTTDT/

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