The Hutchinson News from Hutchinson, Kansas on September 13, 1918 · Page 3
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The Hutchinson News from Hutchinson, Kansas · Page 3

Hutchinson, Kansas
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Friday, September 13, 1918
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T HE fct U T (J 11 1 N H U A *BWS. f'A'.M', 'I'H If M'I REV. M, L U\H mm TO HOTARIANS LAST NIGHT The Best Speech on the War the Members of This Club Have . Heard to Date. 1t6lafinns listened to the most. Interesting short talk on the wilf last flight to which they have been Ifeated. And It was a lltltohlnsoh man, llov. father M, L. Kaln, rector of (irace Kplecopal' church, Just returned fiiim Murope. who made tKo talk. It was short, and rlgm lo the point. Mr. Kftin has been' in Buropc ths pnBt year with the Y. M. C. A-, as a secretary with the First Division of the American army. Thin division Is composed of regular soldiers and during, his stay there he was with this body of mun all of the time, Iro.m. 'l'oul, where their first baptism of fire took place, to Oantlgny to Chateau- Thierry and Soissons. He rode with these- soldiers through Franco In catUo trains, marched with them lad miles in the night time from Toul to Soissous, saw thiun fight and' WAS himself under shell fire many times, in his wcHt, and he has nothing but the highest praise for thrt soldiers. - T«ld of Cahtlony Flflhi Mis talk to the ttotarlana was ivhv Iniscent Of the countless matters had attracted his attention on' tlis battlefield; Ms sator the army rehearse for four dAys for the Cantigny fight, Art engagement that was the first thing to «tnp the advance of the armies of the boche. Froth a high hill ho saw this battle start and some 'if lis progress and with the other Y M. C. A. workers was soon on the field, supplying the boys with everything tho Y had to give, as they enme. back out of the bnttie lino. Hope to Hear IYWIS. The Rotarians Would innllv allow Mr, Kaln to end his talk hk night and only then In the hope that thi-y may hear-still more.df the things that he was ftblo fo see. lie has been ordered hdtao by his bishop but Ito Is hoping to be. if We to go back agalu and continue his work with the men of the fighting force, Tho club had a busy muetlin? last night, with some new members, with something doing over*' minuls tinder tho direction of C. O. Hltchcok, president of the club, -ind Lacy noMir, secretary. Plans are already Made to help with the Liberty llou-l drivn tho irtllor part of this tnonh and the first of October. lt..w.i» numium '.til that there is stilt t shortage iii the W. S. a sales, to be covered before the end of the year, THfelft REPLY, Japanese Women Disdain Wettern Finery, In reply to an Inquiry from an American firm as lo the demand here for lace goodB and embroideries, it can be stated, reports the American Consul at Yokobomn, that as the Japanese women cling very tenacloucly to their Elyle of drtss and as no use is made of lace qr embroideries either In tholr dress or homo gurnlshlngs, It Is Improbable that any considerable market can be .developed In Japan for American made lace or embroideries. The demand would bo limited to the foreign residents here, who now number about 6,000, exclusive of t ... t «ie, nnd to such goods as are not being manufactured In Japan.— Now York World. All Cars Transfer to The Boston Store EXTRA We sell dependable Merchandise at prices lower, than other stores, but for cash only. Good Things in BLANKETS at the right prices WHITE, GRAY, TAN, $2.00 $2.45 PLAID. $2.98 $3.30 $4.10 $5.10 $6.25 $6.50 $7.00 $7.50 $8.25 $9.75 $12.15, and $15.00 Get Ready for Cold Weather That Is Sure to Come BOSTON STORE 20-22 South Main Hutchinson, Kansas fttlS FLAG WILL PLY OVER ALL VESSELS OPERATED BY RAILROAD ADMINISTRATION; Vessel flag adopted for ships under U. S. railroad administration. Director General McAdoo of the U. S. A. railroads has selected this flag which will be flown by nil of the seventy-nine vessels being operated by ,the United States railroad administration. There are also twenty-five vessels owned by the railroads which arc now under control of other agencies but which will also fly this flag when restored to the control of the railroad administration. The (lag has tho letters, "U. S. It. A." (United •8tates_£nilroad Administration), in blue on a whito field with a red border. LETTER FROM AN ENGLISH III III 111 THE AMERICANS Alice Brown of Sheffield, England Thanks Us for Saving Food That She May Uavc It. New York, Sept. 13.—"Jenny Jones, of Hutchinson, 1 want lo make you acquainted with Alice Brown of Sheffield, ting.; hero is « Ictcer Iron) her thanking you for saving lood so that she need not go hungry. 1 invite you to write to her." .' Thin, in effect, though perhaps uot by the use of those words, Is tho plan adopted by the United Stales r'ood Administrator Herbert C. Hoover, to convey tho thanks of English school children to the children of America for helping him to conserve food for I ho benefit of English girls and boys. Mr. Hoover has brought back from London many thousands of loiters from tho British boys and girls and his plan 1B to send at least one letter to every public-, school In the United States. ' The letters were, delivered to Mr. Hoover during his recent visit to London. Two motor cars were required to carry them. Some of them were written, by iudividuols while others were signed by the children of a whole school; so that the total represented the thanks pt hundreds of thousands of British children. The editor of the '^Teachers' World presented to Mr. Hopver a deputation of English school children and told the American .foqd Administrator that, the letters, were-,, heartfelt expressions of gratitude to the-American nation which had denied itself to provide England with food. "1 will proudly distribute these letters among-our American schools," replied Mr. Hoover. "I am quite sure lhat they will form ono of tho most effective links possible between tho people of the two nations. Each one of them will be prized, and J will see lo it that not one of the thousands of schools scattered throughout the country Is left without one of them. They form a "heap of real treasure, and -should have n far-reaching result. "1 feel that loo much is mode "of ray own part in tho American endeavor by addressing all these letters to me personally, for really the thankB should go to the American people. There in, however, something Very beautiful and inspiiilng in the thought underlying thorn and for the American people 1 thank each one of Tny correspondents heartily. "For some time the school toachors in our country huavn been organized on this work of food saving and excellently they have carried out their important share of tho task. They have taught our children to leave no effort' unturned to savo food with the result (hat the whole nation, youug and old alike, ore concentrating upon this oudeavor. Specially bare, the children of people of moderate means put forward every exertion to this end and almost to a family each of these children is practising tho utmost self-denial. In this great pile of letters I think wo have excellent material for a second stimulation next year." "Though, of course, it will be Impossible for each of my correspondents to receive a leeter direct from me In reply, I will see to it that lie or she will receive a letter of thanks from some little school child In America. I trust that out uE this correspondence many lifelong friendships will arise." BLOND ESKIMOS. Proof of Existence of That Tribe Far Away. Seattle, Wash.—Blond hair from the blond Eskimos—alleged proof of the existence of that strange far away tribe—is being brought back to civilization by the explorer Vllhjal- m8r Stefansson, according to P. C. I-cpetich, a miner who recently arrived hero from Fort Yukon, Alaska, ,wbere he saw the explorer. Stefans­ son Is credited with the discovery of the light skinned natives far up on Canada's'Arctic rim. He round the tribe In 190S while commanding an expedition fitted out by the Canadian government and the American Museum of Natural History. Tho party penetrated into the white lands, marked "uninhabited'* on tho maps, far east of the Mackenzie River, and In 1910, on Coronation Cult, found Eskimos who had never seen while men from the outside. Accord- Popular Hats for men and young men. Every new shape in the novelty and conservative blocks of the season by Stetson and Borsalino, a shape for every face. Quality First" Heid Caps Hanan Shoes ing to Stefansson, they numbered probably 2,000. Unlike their dark hued brothers of Alaska, they had white skin, many had red hair, the men wore full beards and all hud light eyebrows. News of the discovery was brought back to tho outside world by Stefans­ son in ]513. In 1013 he set out again for the north on* the trip he Is now bringing to a close. From Lepeilch's statement, it Is believed that Stefans­ son during the past two years made another trip to the land of these little known natives. To Be Something. A colored man In Philadelphia re. quested his employer lo release him so lhat he could go south. "What do you want to go for, Lafayette?" " 'Cause I'so called to a church down dar." "Called lo a church? What arc you going lo be?" "l'se goln' to be Hum tin. I dunno whedder I'll be de pasture or a sextant or dp veatureman, but I'sp goin' lo be sumfln." ^^oim. Fall Opening Sale Is One Great Opportunity to Get New, Dressy, and Good Staple Shoes at Fall Opening Sale Prices. LADIES' Q|J For Ladies' J6.00 VUiWV Patent shoes. Al A|J For $8.00 while v4atfV tops and all black. Cfi QJS i; ° r 510 a,,d 512 WVaVV grays, browns and two tones and black. BOYS' and MEN'S CO HQ Httys 2 to 6 ('.mi son last, green leather sok-s, worth $3.50. S3.95 Army last. $4.95 $6.95 Huys t n II and Kit n, JiiiBlisli or Army last. I to 6, worth $5. For man's black shoe. GIRLS' SCHOOL SHOES CI QJG r,i,ls r> to 8 K,,n WEaVV calf, sli'.fh down. S2 45 .' 01 llic '' 11 il! <£A Qg* for the U to 1 $uavV >>l same. For man's tan HtiKlish dressy toe. We have 3.000 pairs chit dren's shoes, any fluid's shoe you may want in baby 6 to ladies' '.I in low heels. PETEY DINK |a[ It All Depends on What Comes Within Petey's Vision By C. A. VOIGHT list! ____/

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