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ilE'gSjrJW .? w??qjt&T-ry -"v;r-H ;-rTyiv?y& - v(i; " . r;-ra?- or-;-1 f i h r IK- E;' THE BROAD AX PUBUBHED WEEKLY. ' "WW proaalsata cad at all tiroes uphold the (na principles of Democracy, bat ; Catholic, Frotestaats, Priests, laagris. 'Stasia Xaxers. BepabUcsaa, r aayoas dse xaa bare tbetr say, a long as their laa- ra&ce is proper aad responsibility Is fixed. The Broad Ax U a newspaper whose platform Is bread eaoasa r all. erer running toe eottanai agta to spcas us ova BUBO. . XjOcsI comm-mtcsrloas will reeelra atten- tion. Write oaly oa oas sloe or tao paper. 8aboer!pt!oBS most bo paid In advance. Oao Tear .......ST.OO ' Six Months IM AdrertUlnx" rates made known oa application. Address all coming Titration! to : THE4BROAD AX -' . 6927 ABMOUB AYEXTJE, CHICAGO, XIX. PHOSE DBEXEXi iSSO, JOLTCS F. TAXLOB. Editor aad PabllsboV "Entered as Second-Class Hatter Aug. 10, 1902. at the Post Office at Chicago, Illinois, under Act of March 3, 1S79. ANTI-NOISE COMMITTEE OF THE err? council to Continue to DO-GOOD WOBK. Concluded from Page 2. STAMPING OUT OF .TUBERCULOSIS DEMANDS MOBE HOSPITALS. Hardly .One Bed for Every Eight or Ten Consumptives Provided Four .States Have None. Nevada, Utah, Wyoming and Mississippi are the only states in the United States -which have made no hos pital or sanatorium provision for con sumptives, says The National Associa tion for the Study and Prevention of Tuberculosis in a bulletin issued to-day. At the same time the Association asserts, that, while there are 33,000 beds for tuberculosis patients in other states, this number is very inadequate, hardly more than one for every eight or ten needy patients being provided. Some states have less than thirty beds, and in not a single one is there a sufficient number available. The bulletin points that, although the death rate from tuberculosis has declined steadily for the last twenty-fiv.e years, a marked increase in hospital and sanatorium beds must be made before a rate of even 4 of 5 deaths per 1,000 population can be reached. At the present time the city death rates in this country range from eight or nine per 1,000 living to as high as 35 or 40, with the average around 15 or 16, according to the latest reports of the Bureau of the Census. The National Association estimates that there are over a million consumptives in the United States, of whom probably at least one-third are unable to provide for themselves the necessary treatment at home. Most of these cases are a menace to the health of their families and associates, and should be in special hospitals. At the present time, however, even if every case were known, it would not be pos-. sible to provide accommodation for more than one in eight or ten. The removal of these foci of infection demands more and better hospital and sanatorium provision. , NEOBO YBAB BOOB; 1913. . The "Fiftieth Anniversary Sttition" of the Negro Year Book will be on: - sale on or about August 15th. An attempt has been made to mike this edition of the book a miniature encyclopedia of the Negro race. The author, Monroe N. Work, who has charge of Beeords and Beseareh at the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute,, has enlarged, revised, indexed and brought all the facts about the Negro In America down to date. .Every name, fact or event which any one interested in the progress of the race needs to know will almost certainly be recorded or referred to in this book. A" new and complete Index makes .all these facts which were formerly sometimes lost sight of under chapter headings1 easily accessible. An en larged and carefully classified list of articles and publications en the Negro .'furnishes the reader with references torany phase of Negro life or the Negro problem. ' ' -If there is anything about Negro which yon wast to know and -do hot find recorded in this book, 'write to the, editor, enclosing a stamped en Telope, and he 'will either tell .you ' -what it is or indicate where tho in , formation may be found. " "8eaa special features of the 1913 ;Negro Year Book: are: : A Teview of the "'progress of the race daring the. pact fifty years. 'The Negro in 1S2 and' 1911 Tiftj years ef Negro progress. '-A- Bsssaary ef enrrekt events. '.-" "i&he race prebTess. in Amart 2b. rape and Africa. - V .Progress of 'the Negro in the church, edacatien, basiness and. the prefes- . . The'l&teet cesses atatistka; V-Tfee -aeyemwit aai, dMocttion ef the -The eVBgee -jC fiseee, Tal sfcafe-vfces in. tews aad mmauy. Negro crime aad'Negro 'lynching. Negro f&rxss aad farmers. Directories: Names and locations of Negro banks, schools, periodicals, "hospitals and be nevolent and fraternal, and national organizations. The Negro in history: The principal names and dates in the history of the American Negro. Legal definition of a Negro in different states. Civil status in different states of Negro in slavery and freedom. Legal discriminations of the various states against the Negro. The price per copy will be the same" as for the 1912 edition, 25 cents; by mail, 30 cents. A considerable redne tion "will be made to persons desiring ten or more copies. Address the Negro Year Book Co, Toskegee Institute, Alabama. LYNCHINOS DEOREftHTNQ SAYS B. T. WASHINGTON. Colored Alabaman Finds Encourage ment in Another Decrease of Number of Mob Murders In 2nd Three Months of 1913 This Under A Democratic Administration Which Some Colored Said Would Increase Them Only One for Bape Charge. To the Editor of The Herald, Boston, Mass. At the end of the first three months of the present year I called attention to the fact that 14 lynchings had taken place. Six months have now passed and 10 additional lynchings have occurred. For the same period a year ago there were 36 lynchings, making a reduction or 13 as compared witn last year. The smaller number indicates a growing regard for law and order. In connection with two of these lynchings the conduct of the mob, according to the newspaper reports, was exceedingly barbarous and inhuman. In one case it is stated that the mob went so far as to cut off the ears, fingers, toes and lips of the individual in order to keep them for souvenirs. In still another case it is stated that the mob dragged the victim along the streets, beat the body with a crowbar, then boiled the body in oil, then set fire to it, then strung the body up to an electric light pole in the centre of the town in the glare of the electric lights and shot over 1000 bullets into the body. It is further stated that 5000 persons, -including many young women witnessed these acts. So far no person has been arrested. Booker's List. The crimes for which individuals were lynched since I last called attention to this matter were as follows: April 5, a Negro at Mondak, Mon., for shooting officers attempting to arrest him. May 5, a Negro at Appling, Ga for firing pistol and creating disturbance. May 12, a Negro at Hogansville, Ga, for killing a White man. Date unknown, a Negro at Issaque-ana, Miss, attempted murder. Date unknown, a Negro at Springfield, Miss, murderous assault. Date unknown, a Negro at Hickory, Miss., murderous "assault. June 4, a Negro at Beaumont, Tex, accused with two others of attacking a party of white men. v June 13, a Negro at Anadarko, Okla, for murder. June 19, a Negro at Hot Springs, Ark, for rape and murder. June 21, a Negro at Americus, Ga, for shooting an officer. Out of the 36 lynchings, in only one ease was the crime of rape charged against the individual that was lynched. BOOKEB T. WASHINGTON. Tuskegee, Ala, July 22, AMEEIOAN FOBESTEBS HELP PALESTINE. An agricultural colony in Palestine has just applied to the 'United States forest service for help in planting trees to bind the drifting sands of the Mediterranean. The colony is near Jaffa, or Yafa, the ancient -Joppa of the Bible; and there is being developed in connection with it a seaside resort, with hotel, villas, bath houses and gardens. The experts of the service point out that the reclamation of sand dunes is not a serious problem in the eastern United States because the prevailing winds are from, the land and the sand Is blown, into the sea. On tho west coast the situation is more serious. The most notable example of reclaimed sand areas there is furnished by Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, where grasses, acacias, and, later, trees and shrubs have converted sand wastes into pleasure grounds of great beauty. The attention 'of the 'Palestine -colony is called to the wonderful reclamation of theLandes, France, where a wealth producing forest of waritrmn pine, the sesree ef the French tarpeatiae, has been grown to take the place ef shifting d&nes. The Aseriein foresters at giya the address ef the Freaeh tprdsmrw -who farakted this government with the -maritime 38110' seed whkh hss been bm4 in jlastisg ex peri-eajtt-nea the X3eriv fcatieasl fer-eet, wr tie GM Co. ' . A DOUBLE HEADEB. TTE TWO TIMES . CHAMPION GBACE FBESBY. V. a gHB FAST 2ND UNITED PBESBY WHITE AND THE DOCTOES AND DENTISTS, V. a, THE EMERGENCIES JULIUS AVENDOBPH'S WINNING TEAM. The Doctors and Dentists to Play Ball For the Old Folks Home. Another Great Society Overnow. "Aug. 16 at American Giants Base Ball Park, 39th street and Wentworth avenue. A society event among the Colored People of Chicago only equalled by the N. Clark Smith Home Coming and Tuskegee Band, Promises to excel all other big affairs among the race in Chicago. . The Old Folks are in great need of a large? building. Funds to carry -out this project are in the great plans outlined by the Executive Board. This occasion should prove to be a most in-, tercsting and attractive effort of Chicago's professional men to help a great cause. It is predicted that 10,000 seats will be filled when the umpire says Play Ball at Rube Fosters Base Ball Park. Tickets will be on sale at following drug stores, Bankins and White, State and 36th St, Labestide, 3704 State, Harlay and Helfane, 3512 State, Porters Pharmacy, 19 W. 31st St, C. C. J. Myers, 2840 State, R.M. Stokes, 4750 State, Members of the Ladies Aid and all the Doctors and Dentists. DR. J. H. PLTJMMER, Mgr. WAYMAN CHAPEL NOTEa Sunday, August 3rd, will be a great service all day at the church, 11 a. m. and 8 p. m. The pastor will preach at 11 a. m. and at 8 p. m. will be given as illustrated sermon. These sermons have been given for the last four years at the church, but this will be the last one of this conference year. The views are all life size and the 'theme will be one which will give great encouragement to the Christian people. Illustrated songs, "Abide With Me," "Bock of Ages," etc. The pastor is winding up the work for the year and will preach Sunday morning on the theme, Great Reunion. The young people are giving on the 11th of August a very fine exercise. On August 18th will be given an affair by the trustees of the church. Every number will be furnished by some member of the board. "S." CATHOLICS TO BUILD HOME FOB COLORED GIRLS. It is said that a building costing $250,000 will be built on the Newburg road for Colored girls by the Catholic church. The building will be the largest of its kind in this part of the world and will do away with the Homo of the Good Shepard at Eighth and Madison. The Defender, Louisville, Ky, July 26, 1913. CHIPS Mrs. Birdie Parish will entertain at whist Saturday afternoon, at the Appomattox Club. Mrs. Mary Brown is now comfortably situated at 3540 Wabash Ave, residence of Mrs. H. Bowser. J. N. Blackshear has removed his place of abode from 3324 Wabash avenue to 3815 Vernon avenue. Mr. and Mrs. S. Dresdon of 3547 Wabash Ave, will leave soon for Denver, Colo, for a two weeks stay. Mrs. Wm. Johnson and daughter Viola of 67 E. 36th street have arrived home after a very enjoyable 3 weeks visit to St Paul, Minn. Mrs. Marshall Leland of Georgetown, Ky, arrived in the city Sunday evening to visit her mother and sisters for the remainder of the summer. Mrs. Martha B., Anderson, 6450 Champlain Ave, will leave next Thursday evening for the West Michigan resort where she will spend a short vacation. Mrs. Ida Gray-Nelson, 3652 Wabash avenue, left Thursday morning for the west Michigan resort near Benton Harbor, ,where she will1 spend her two weeks' Taea$onfc . Dr. Henry B. Smith, 3401 State street, will forego the pleasure of a vacation trip this year, as he expects to spend, a part of next season in traveling through Europe. Mrs James H Johnson, 3650 Prairie avenue, will leave this evening for Lexington, By, where she will spend two weeks in visiting with her mother and other relatives and friends. Mr- and Mrs. Ben Shook of Cleveland, Ohio, arrived in the city Wednesday morning the guest of Mrs. India Doming Wilson of 3548 Wabash Are. They metered' brer in their ear '-The fitriebakisfc' .,- Mrs. Nora X.' Lee -aae 9Vx0B&t QXiflaBsv V jKSQ otlSft VKJvvL ehiu at the ergawHsn at Baptist Church the latter part of last week, she and Mrs. Margaret H. Anderson, conduct a china painting studio at 3522 a State street and they make a specialty of filling orders for card parties and wedding gifts, they give instructions daily. Phone Dong-lass 8805. The Advocate of Portland, Oregon, which is owned and ably edited by H. D. Cannady, celebrated its eleventh anniversary last week. The Advocate is. the best paper published among the Axro-Amerieans on tne racinc joast, and its brilliant editor has done him self proud in keeping it afloat for eleven long years without missing one single issue. Mrs. Dolly Jennings of 3648 Prairie Ave, entertained 24 ladies on last Saturday afternoon at luncheon in honor of Mrs. Lottie Meridith Cooper, of Now York City and Mrs. Hattie Curtis Hall of Boston, Mass. After an elegant 'luncheon was served, whist was then the next feature of the afternoon. Mrs. Harry Brown was winner of the 1st prize and Mrs. Marie Wheeler carried off the booby prize. All spent a merry, enjoyable afternoon. Miss Ethelyn Jefferson who possesses much rare talent in the way of artistic oil painting deserves much credit in assisting to arrange the creditable art exhibit which was held at the Bereah Baptist Church last week, the following artists participated in it: Prof. Frederick Lee, Prof. J. C. Stubbs, S. C. White, Crayon; John J. Grose, Wendell Martin, Maurice Hughes, Mr. Green, Leroy Page, Frederick Christian. Misses and Mesdames. Ethel Worthington, China and Colours, Ethelyn Jefferson, oil, Nellie Toler, Bessie Floyd, Mrs. F. E. Cook, Mrs. Lee, China, Mrs. Bertha Lewis, Oil, Helen Hayes, Cartoons, Laura White. It would be well indeed if these art exhibits were held in the various parts of the city several times each year for they would go a long way in helping to educate the Colored people up to higher ideals in every way. Lady of the House Been out of work for six months? Dear me! Hmr were yon employed before that? A Jaded Jaunter-rl posted a letter for a gent Exchange. A cat can lose nine lives, they say. And yet It Isn't In It With Mr. Froj-; who any day Can croak nine times a minute. Cincinnati Enquirer. First Urchin Say. Tommy, would youse rather be a zebra or a giraffe? Second Urchin A giraffe, er course. It'd be a cincb fer lookln' over do fence at de ball. Boston Transcript. He was an infant prodigy; At ten he could read Greek. But now he's twenty-five, and he Is maklnr ten per week. Cincinnati Enquirer. Nell He had the audacity to say he was the light of my life, so I turned! him Mown. Belle I suppose be felt quite put out about it Philadelphia Record. Say a kind word to the groom In his nobby suit of black. Don't forget he's In the room. Bay a kind word to the groom; Help to drive away his gloom. He It Is who hires the hack. Say a kind word to the groom In his nobby suit of black. Detroit Free Press. "Your husband Is very quick at repartee. Isn't he?" "Yes, indeed. He picks up all those new games very readily." Detroit Free Press. Ho had stolen a lock of her golden hair. And, alone In his room, he kissed It. But he had naught on the maiden there. For, alone In her room, she missed it "That boob has been clipping my switch f she said, Then giggled and spoke, "To think. That lock that he fancied once grew oa my bead Came off of the bean of a Chink 1" Chicago Dally Naws. 'Arthur was spending a day with bis aunt I am going to do something to please you on your birthday," she said to the little boy, "but first I want to ask tho teacher how you behave In schooL J1t yon really want to do something-to please me, auntie,' said the boy, don't ask the teacher.'" LIpplncotf a. Little Hiss Muffet Sat on a tnffet. Hoping, her sweetheart -srould stay. But along came her mother. Her father and brother And frightened her suitor away. Judge. ChaTCh According to a German medical authority, fifteen minutes exposure to the sun's rays during an airship flight at high altitude will km all the tuberculosis germs Is a man's' system. Gothaaa To tumble oat of the air-step at a high altltade we suppose wstfd only jar the mkrobes-YGnkers riUa are wprmttiag new u iatfUBurBa Bills, . 1 os tjm -aars&iass. ate : tbelr kBa, w ago 91 estulsar at-ef mnimt -tee-tie's etiWa. -Xsw York 3 Cupid In Fsndom. "Pair patrda of the batlon'a same . If I'm a fan you must be "Fanny rve often seen, yon In the stand, And so I take my pen In hand I do not know your proper name- To lot you know you've got my nanny; Ton know, rve seen you sorely tried "When, as tho visitors seemed wlnnlnr. You stood amid a storm of Jeers And rooted while a-sheddlng tears UntU our boy, tho score had tied And won out In tho 'leventh Inning! And so. Fanette. my female fan. I know you'd help me be a winner Or anyhow you would not scold If I the truth about It told. Just as I would to any man. When baseball made me late for dinner. Los Angeles Express. A Lott Opportunity. "Ifs a great pity," said the convicted burglar to his counsel, ."that you couldn't have made that closing speech of yours at the opening of the case." "I don't see how that would have Improved matters." said the advocate. "It would, though." explained his client; "then the jury would have been asleep when the evidence came In, and rd have stood some chance." Fun, The Laziest Chap. He wouldn't help the tollers That plowed the fields for bread "And landing a fish every minute Is too much like work." he said. And If ever he gets, to glory. Where many an angel sings. He'll tell 'era. 'Tm Jes' too tired To flap them heavenly wings." Atlanta ConsMtut!eae" He couldn't beat the rug. not he; He couldn't water flowers; His back was very weak, you see. But he'd dig bait for hours. Cincinnati Enquirer. "What's the trouble at your house?"1 "Hunger strike for a new bonnet" "Your wife refuses to eat?' "No; she refuses to cook." Kansas City Journal. "Man's a roan for all o' that," Honest, crooked or shady, t But neither poet nor Bible Tells us what about a lady. Hazel Green TTerald. "What do you want with this Immense knife?" "That's a hunting knife. I'm going camping. Want something suitable for skinning wild animals." "Better follow my advice and take something suitable for skinning pots toes." Louisville Courier-Journal. In the street you'll And him. On the corners anywhere-Boasting he's still hanging on To his winter underwear. Philadelphia Press. Matrimony will not always reform a man, but It will make him more cautious. New York American. Some women love men with a past. Some love them with a future, too. But the man with a present Is always sure To be looked on with kindly view. New York Sun. Medical Officer (at maneuvers) What did you do first of all? Ambulance Man Gave 'lm some1 brandy, sir. Medical Officer Quite right, but what would you have done if yon hadn't any brandy? Ambulance Man (promptly) Promise 'lm some. Punrb, FOB BENT. BENT FBEE TILL SEPT. 1ST. Modern apartments, steam heat, hot water the year around. 3 rooms, $22.00; 4 rooms,, $2750; 6 rooms, $32.00; 8 rooms, $40.00 to $42.50. AMEBICAN APARTMENTS, 2728 Wabash Ave. FLATS TO BENT. S. Bichardson, Beal Estate, Loans and Insurance, 160 N. 5th Ave, Boom 506, near Bandolph St, phone Main 2133, Antomatlc 33-201, has the fol lowing flats to rent: 2410 La Salle St, 5 rooms $12. 2720 Dearborn St, 7 rooms, $19. 3002 Armour Ave, 5 rooms, $14. 5521 Shields Ave, 5 rooms, $18. 3818 Armour Ave, 7 rooms, $18. FOB RENT, Desk Boom for business purposes in branch law office of W. G. Anderson & L. A. Newby, 35th and State St, N..J7.. corner. Phones Douglas 8078 and Auto. 72-384. Hours 10 to 12 a. m., 3 to 5 and T to B P. M. Dr. MacENRY J. BROWN Phyrrfdin aad Surgeon Oculist. Practice limited to Diseases ef Bye and Ear. Office and Beaideaee, 3502 a State SL . Chicago. 70S IJU2, Tk -Uat, 4414 Sntk fete Mrs, fear (4) rm aparfe-t4a. i- Zrau Atsws, gfcr mi Xheta Atw, wicperiMtsMJifei Ijle, CMeefS fe. oijM ur It Mr r DAMES AND . DAUGHTERS. Miss Margaret Wilson, eldest danch terof President Wilson. Is enthusiasts over the work of the University of Wisconsin's bureau of social center d velopment Mrs. Thomas Riley Marshall, wife of Vice President Marshall, made forty Ave calls In ninety minutes recently scoring the social speed record for Washington. or Mrs. Strong, wife of the new governor of Alaska. Is quite a cultivated woman, having studied music in Europe Ave years after her graduation from the schools of Seattle. Sarah Bernhardt has already decided upon the new play in which she will appear In Paris In October or No-vember. It Is by Tristan Bernard and will give the actress a fantastic role. Its name has not yet been announced. Mme. Melba has built for herself a delightful retreat at Lilydale. one of the most picturesque localities near her native Melbourne. 8he has hinted more than once that she would soon make it her permanent abode. She Is keenly interested In the conservatorfum of the University of Melbourne and has lectured to Its students. Electric Sparks. A new telegraph cable Is being laid from England to Hongkong, said to be the largest ever made. Twelve billion horsepower that la the combined electrical power output of the 7,500 central stations In the United States. Budolpb Drambourg, a consulting electrical engineer of Brooklyn, says he has about solved the storage battery problem. He has invented a single cell six volt storage battery of from 100 ampere boors up that, he claims. Is three times more powerful and two-thirds less in weight than any battery In existence. Aerial Flights. The international commission of scientific aeronautics will hold Its next triennial meeting in 1015 In London. The roof of the new German hangar Is made In two sections, which are swung apart, permitting a dirigible balloon to rise directly from Its anchorage. Aeroplane manufacture in Germany is far from a flourishing condition financially. At present there are thirty-five aeroplane construction works, not counting amateur construction, but In nine out of ten cases the orders come from the government and go to only two or three leading firms. " Town Topics. A city In overalls," says a New Zea-lander visiting In Pittsburgh. Yep. The other kind have gone on to New York. Washington Post A New York paper speaks of Brooklyn as a "baby carriage suburb" of Manhattan. Then the qultude of Brooklyn Is a myth? Louisville Courier-Journal. The mayor of Chicago Is puzzled to decide what sort of new uniforms to select for his policemen. From all that we have heard of the Chicago force It might be well to equip some of them with the kind now being worn by a number of New York's ex-flnest. Philadelphia Inquirer. Pert Personals. Though Mrs. Catt was re-elected president of the international suffrage body, no one was rude enough to say that she came back. Chicago News. When Miss Sylvia Pankhurst la In prison the officers can't get her to open her mouth, and when she is out of prison the officers can't get her to close It Kansas City Star. Sarah Bernhardt says that she has retained her youthful appearance because she always did Just as she pleased. Her chief pleasure seems to have been to come to the United 8mtes on farewell tours. New Orleans Picayune. Tributes to Mother. A. mother Is a mother still the holiest thing alive. Coleridge. All that I am or hope to be I owe to my angel mother. A. Lincoln. Make much, of it while you have that most precious of all good gifts a loving mother. Macaulay. A man never sees all that his mother has been to him till it's too late to let her know that he sees It W. D-Howells. Women and Pockets. Pistol pockets In skirts are .the newest Next we.suppo8o there will be half pint pockets. Pittsburgh Dispatch. The promise of a return to pockets for tramra In aonslhle. especially When accompanied by the paradoxical sped- Ccatlbn that they are caiiea -pisw pockets.' because the women wfll not carry pistols In them. Exchange, Science Sittings. Apparatus by ygblch gas lamps ican be lighted and extinguished by wireless wafes is a German Invention. For testing the structure of metals a German scientist has Invented a mlcro-pbofographlc apparatus which magni-fes?00 times-According to experts, the force of the rotation of the earth on the S7f ewapasB which has beeri adopted by the- UatteA atesaTy ia 201 times s treat a the feces of magae--- aatzseUc aeedte. . ,

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