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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 9 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY" SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 1918. Hermine's Neighbors By EDITH WELLS (Copyright, 1918, by tho McCluro Newspa per Syndicate.) , Tho good neighbor rocked back and forth Blowly before the crackling bank of embers on Hcrratno Whipple's hearth, and from time to tlmo sipped tjio cup of steaming chocolate that Hcrmlno had set beside her on the little tcakwood stand. "It really does seem a shame,- Her ralnc," sho said, rocking back, "that you should hare no one to snare It with," rocking forward and looking through spectacles Into Hermine's face. Then a sip of the chocolate. "My hus band said only this morning, 'Whnt n shame that there are no nice bachelors about here' you mustn't mind, Her- mlne, that is Just his way 'what a shame, there isn't some one to share that nlcp warm house these cold days. and really,-1 must say, Hermlne, this Is the warmest place I've been In for days. With coal so short and the wind so nipping, rra sure I don't see how you do it. Why, this Are here ...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 9 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 1918. THEKANSASCITYSUN PUBLISHED WEEKLY All communications should be addressed to The Kansas ,Clty Bun, 1803 Bast lath Street Bell Phone East S99. Dell Phone East 2789 Entered as second-class matter, August , 1908, at the postoMce at Kansas City, Mo., under the act of March 3. 1879. .Kelson C. Crews Editor and Owner Wllla M. Glenn General Manager SUBSCRIPTION RATES: One Tear $2.00 "Six Months 1.00 Three Months 60 Canada and Forelsn Countries J1.00 ad ditional ADVERTISING RATES, JI.00 PER INCH PER MONTH. MEMBER NATiqNAL NEGRO PRESS ASSOCIATION. After a most bitted primary contest Major It. It. Jackson has been chosen over Oscar DePrlest as Negro alder manic candidate for the second ward in Chicago. The colored voters of the ward who are In the majority should now cease fighting and elect Major Jackson to the city council. A delegation of New York colored men called upon the President last week, asking him to review the cases of the members of t...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 9 March 1918

TOT) KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 1918. Kansas City, Kansas Mr. Goings, 1502 X. 9th St., ip con valescing. ' ' Building 8talwart Character. Stalwart chnrnctcr, that lnvaluahlo possession which, partly because It Is an invisible possession, often is hard to understand, is Just the nut result of dally devotion to duty. Strength In Truth. We think that we shall win trutl by striving after strength, lnstcnd of knowing thnt wo shall gain strength) Just In the degree that wo become true. Phillips Brooks. 8 If 8 CITY NEWS Beatrice Davis, 83G Freeman Ave., Is very sick. - - - This paper has enlisted with the government in the cause of i.merica for the, period of the-war - Private dancing lessons fifty cents. Call Roscoo White. 31r. Fred Harris will act as manager tor Roscoe White. Roscoe White will spend a few days in Butler, Mo next week. Mrs. Zcnobla Nelson, who has been confined to her bed for several weeks, is convalescing. Havo you evor tried the Spotless Kitchen, 23 West 13th s...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 9 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN. SATURDAY. MARCH 9, 1918. - The Scrap Book FRENCH FLINGS AT ENEMY Men Responsible for These Should Be Careful to Flee Perls Before the Kaiser Gets There. A. P. V. sends us n clipping from Co Mercuro de Franco, which wo think might Interest American rend ers. Translated, It goes thus : The scene takes plncc at a meef lng of the coun cil of revision nt Berlin. A recruit enters. The presi dent of the com mission snys: "What the deuce do you pretend Is the matter with you? Asthma? Why, lllndenburg has asthma. Fit for service ! March ! A second recruit enters. The presi dent says: "Why do you hold your arm so? Lift It up. species of a pig! Paralyzed? -Impossible to lift It? And you think you are Incapable of service? Why, our emperor has a paralyzed arm. Fit ' for service I March I" A third recruit enters. The presi dent Is about to question him, but the corporal makes a significant gesture. The president says : "What's the matter hero, corporal? The man's an Idiot? I...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 9 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 1918. LITHUANIA I 6fG ernes Koenlgsberg, Prussia, Claimed by the New Lithuania. Pantagall and His Princess Live in San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO. They eat raw meat ana live In the Heart of San Fran cisco. Pantagall. n South Sea Islander, ana his wife, a I'lute Indian princess, nre having their first experience with civilization in a tiny shack crowded among apartments and factories. Their romanco is one of the strangest that ever strayed out of the jungles. Ten years ago a circus brought a bronze giant from the Antip odes to America as "Pantagall, the wild cannibal." lie devoured great quantities of raw meat before curious crowds, and life was one long, sweet song. 1 But the circus' went broke and Pantagall, stranded on the Oregon . plains, had to turn to roots and raw potatoes In place of four-Inch tenderloin lie turned nlso to the luring eyes of Hlghana, n dusky I'lute princess, camped with her tribe nearby. At once the course of true love beg...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 9 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCII 9, 1918. Peoples Drug Store Northeast corner of Eighteenth Street and the Pasco For twelve years we have serv ed you. We have never substi tuted nor given you an inferior article. We carry everything in the Drug line, all the latest arid best toilet articles. We' deliver anything to any part of the city - - promptly - -call us up. PHONES Bell East 1814 Home East 4082 THE STAR send you by Money THE 1113 Clark ere winter uaieties and Summer AT the Hot Springs of Arkansas social activities of winter are coupled with the outdoor recreations of summer, every day offering some original diversion soma new pleasure. No matter what your favorite pastime, recreation or amusement, you can enjoy it this winter at The Hot Springs of Arkansas People from every part of the world come to this playground of America, attracted by Its brilliant social life, as well as its health giving baths. Hotel accommodations are unequaled everything' from the most luxurious h...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 16 March 1918

THE ELOQUENT R. R. BREWSTER SAID: ''Do not fire lit to Itt plitform or Cj iui Crut a ilap in lie face. Mr. Crina watntt a JoJe whole record entitle! tin to reomiatlr. Defeat Judge Kiernen ia ttla Cemreation and it will toil yo 5,000 patty Totei. TliET DEFEATED HIM. Homer B. Minn, Silk Stockinf Bon wlo bit alwaji boaileJof kii ability to birdie "Nineri" laid: "If jao Doniaate Hoeiton, the Wkito Caaiaatei will qait tbe ticket." ' 'If tbit'. tbe caie, I'll jait.call jtv klaf f, " aid Hocitoa. Aad tka tweoty-ieren Nerra Deleiatei, kertei trtrj eoe, atood pat. VOLUME X. NUMBER 2.l. KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, SATURDAY, MARCH 16, 1918. PRICE, 5c. ELECT MRS. ESS MEMBER OF SCHOOL BOARD HARMONY ART CLUB EXHIBIT at LYRIC HALL March 18. THE DRUG STORE BEAUTIFUL Dr. Theodore Smith Has Built Up at 18th and Tracy One of the Handsomest Drug Stores With the Largest Busi ness of Any Institution of Its Kind in the West. Have You Visited It? ALL RACE PAPERS HANDLED Modern Up-to-Date Fixtures, Brilliant Lig...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 16 March 1918

f TIIE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MAECII 1G, 1918. FYoppi Our Foreign Correspondents A. F. and A. M. Mo. Jurisdiction Officer 1917. W. W. Fields, Cameron, Mo., Grand Master. C. C. Clark, St Louis, Mo., Dep. Grand Master. Ernest Boone, Louisiana, Mo., Senior Grand Warden. I. II. Bradbury, St. Louis, Mo., Junior. Grand Warden. H. II. Walker, St. Joseph, Mo., Grand Treasurer. Geo. W. K. LoTe, Kansas City, Grand Secretary. Nelson C. Crews, Kansas City, Re lief: Secretary. E. G. Lacey, Kansas City, G. L. 1st District E. J. Cooper, Mexico, Mo., G. L., 2nd District. OFFICERS OF GRAND CHAPTER, R. A. M. Missouri and Jurisdiction, 1917-18. T. G. McCampbell, G. H. P., Quln daro, Kans. A. L. Thomas, D. G. H. P., Jeffer son City, Mo. J. P. Moffett, G. King, Sedalla, Mo. S. A. May, G. Scribe, St Louis, Mo. Chas. Griggsby, G. Treas., Liberty, Mo. E. S. Baker, G. Secretary, Kansas City. Mo. LINCOLN, NEB. By W. W. Mosley. Tho Daughters of Bethel gavo a drill and entertainment in the Masonic hall las...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 16 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MAKCII 16, 1918. i (.- XrmM UNITED 'STATES " lYm .. WJfi rOOD ADMINISTRATION If II jp EAT MORE CORN ' ' Dark or Brown Can be Pimples and black-heads can be removed rough and "ashy" skin can be made as smooth as velvet. BY USING Dp. Fred Palmer's Dr. Fred Palmer's' SKIN WHITENER an4 SKIN WHITENER SOAP s if ntttV fMu",,i,," yj g--- i W '.vA J&L-JJ J I Dr.Tred Rxlmbrs I Whitens dark and brown skin; removes all blemishes and makes the skin soft and smooth. The following letter Is a sample of the hundreds we receive dally, testifying to the worth of DR. FRED PALMER'S SKIN WHITENER: Bassett, Va., May 22, 191C. Jacobs Pharmacy Co., Atlanta, Ga. Gentlemen: Enclosed Is 25 cents in stamps for which please send me a box of your DR. FRED PALMER'S SKIN WHITENER. I have used one box of your Skin Whltener and It did me so much good I have decided to continue the use of It. Yours truly, LUCY L. HAIRSTON. CAUTIONi- Do not accept substitutes. Insist on the original ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 16 March 1918

I t THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH IB, 1918. ME KANSASC1TYSUN PUBLISHED WEEKLY All communications should be addressed tU The Kansas City Bun, 1803 Bast ma .Street. Bell Phone East 199. Dell Phone East 2789 Entered as second-class matter, August , 1908, at the postofflce at Kansas City, I Mo., under the act ot March 3, 1879. Nelson C. Crews.. Wllla M. Glenn... ..Editor and Owner ...General Manager SUBSCRIPTION RATES: One Tear J2.00 Six Months 1.00 Three Months 60 Canada and Foreign Countries 81.00 ad ditional. ADVERTISING RATES, 82.00 PER INCH PER MONTH. MEMBER NATIONAL NEGRO PRESS ASSOCIATION. Can you resent an insult? Whether you are a Democrat or Ko publican remember to pay your sub scription to the Wheatley-Provident Hospital. While we are assembling our fight ing army we must assemble also our Home Army for producing food that we may have enough for all. The supreme occasion has arisen wherein the Negroes may demon strate their race loyalty by electing a Negro alderman fro...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 16 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SON, SATURDAY, MARCH 16, 1918. CITY NEWS Hi V - - - This paper has enlisted ;withthe government in the cause of America for the period of the-war Have you over tried the Spotless Kitchen, 23 West 13Ui street, the best placso in town to eat? Quarterly meeting Sunday at Moth er Allen, everybody Invited. "Walt for "Redemption" Good Friday evening. Mrs. P. W.,Whitworth of 1111 E. 8th who has been quite ill is rapidly Im proving to tho pleasure of her many friends. Our business manager, Miss Wllla Glenn ha been confined to her home for several days with the Lagrlppe. Thomas Shumacher about 08 years of age died Friday, March' 8, at 1916 Lydla avenue and was buried 'Monday, March 11. WATCH FOR THE OPENING OF MRS. RICHARDSON'S TEA ROOM, 1831 PASEO. - Mrs. Thomas Young, a brotherin-law of B. It. Francis, of 1412 Vine street, died, suddenly in Chicago last week. Mr. Francis left Tuesday nlghi for that city to attend the funeral. Lieutenant J. C. Whitaker has re turned to Camp ...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 16 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, JLARCII 16, 1918. The Scrap Book MUST HAVE SOUNDED AWFUL No Wonder Teacher Was Near Tears at What She Thought Was Slur on New Headgear. It wns Just before school and touch er came breezing Into high shool with a new hat on her head. "Where did you get It?" nsked one of the girls. The teacher named the place. "It looks very chlque," said nn other of her pu pils. The teacher looked very much surprised. Tm sorry," she said coldly. "I didn't think It did," and left the room. A few minutes later the second girl flushed up to the roots of her hair. She flew into the cloakroom, where her teacher was taking off her things. "Did you understand me to say that I thought that your hat looked cheap?" she demanded. The teacher nodded, her eyes suspi ciously bright. She was young and had thought that It was a pretty hat, and she didn't buy hats every few min utes. "Why, my dear lady, I said 'chlque.' " Whereupon they both wept with re lief. Development In Mining in M...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 16 March 1918

TIIE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 1C, 1918. The Review of Odds and Ends By VINCENT Q. PERRV (Copyright 1S18, by tho McCluro Newspa per Syndicate.) As ho Jerked tho copy from his type writer, Grandon Houston jumped to bis feet with an exclamation of relief, lie had finished his "Weekly Review of New Books" nnd It was ready for tho composing room. Never beforo had the work, seemed so tedious as It had that week. Tho reading had all been heavy nnd even n reviewer of books gets tired of heavy reading sometimes. But tho books were valu able ones and he gathered them up to place them In his bookcase. What a lot of books he had there and not one of them had cost him n cent In fact, ho drew a salary for reading them. As he put tho last book in placo among the others he looked at the title nnd gave a gasp of annoyance. Somehow that was one he had overlooked nnd It was necessary to write a review of It before the day's work was completed. "Oh, I can slip It In among the re views next week...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 16 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 16, 1918. COLORED SOLDIER IS REFUSED FOOD IN WESTERN CITY. Manhattan, Kansas. An Open Letter to the Editor of the Manhattan Mercury. This morning, about 2 o'clock, 1 entered the restaurant Just across, from the Manhattan railroad station. I had Just returned from Omaha. ! The man on duty there refused to eervo mo. "We don't serve colored j trade," he said. "That's news to me," I replied. Then I said to him: "You. refus to serve me at your lunch couiy 1 ter because I am a colored man, and i I ara a soldier of seventeen years' ser vlco for your country and mine. 1 am one of the protectors of your busi ness. Besides, I have a legal right to be served here. Conditions are pretty rotten when such a thing as has happened to me is possible." He answered not a word. , Then I walked out into the cool of the night and looked at the stars of high heaven. Let me repeat It, "Conditions are pretty rotten when such a thing as this Is possible." Why should a man...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 23 March 1918

Sun Are Our Women Doing Their Bit? Will be diacuaaed in a breezy enter taining and interesting manner by Katherine D.Tillman of Columbia Mo. one of the race'a greateat women In ouriaaue of next week. Read it. Tie fact lint Mr. Ilotiton It btinj ritor omly milled for nt other renoa tkin thit lie ti Httt thuld cut twy Negro In tt 8tt Ward with ounce of muliood, whetner lie be Dtnocrat or Republican, to Tote for Mm. Be loyal bora. Stand fait. mm VOLUME X. NUMBER 30. KANSAS CITY, MISSOUBI, SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 1918. PRICE, 5c. MCDUFFIE ARRESTED AT TULSA EVERY REAL MAN WILL VOTE FOR MRS. ESS 1 WITHDRAW, MR. KNOX--DONT I CUT! DON'T SLASH! B By CHARLES A. STARKS. I Interest in the campaign for a Negro Alderman in the I Eighth WarcL'is becoming decidedly intense. After the elation I over Mr. Hueston's nomination and ratification by an expressed "discordant element, we now proceed to the more difficult propo 1 sition of clearing the path of racial obstacles so the nominee t may move on happil...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 23 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 1918. From Our Foreign Correspondents A. F. and A. M. Mo. . Jurisdiction Officer 1917. W. W. Fields, Cameron, Mo., Grand Master. C. C. Clark, St Louis, Mo., Dep. Grand Master. Ernest Boone, Louisiana, Mo., Senior Grand Warden. ' I. H. Bradbury, St Louis, Mo., Junior. Grand Warden. H. H. Walker, St Joseph, Mo., Grand Treasurer. Geo. W. K. LoTe, Kansas City, Grand Secretary. Nelson C. Crews, Kansas City, Re lief Secretary. E. G. Lacey, Kansas City, G. L. 1st District. E. J. Cooper, Mexico, Mo., G. L., 2nd District. OFFICERS OF GRAND CHAPTER, R. A. M. Missouri and Jurisdiction, 1917-18. T. G. McCampbell, G. H. P., Quin daro, Kans. A. L. Thomas, D. G. H. P., Jeffer son City, Mo. J. P. Moffett, G. King, Sedalla, Mo. S. A. May, G. Scribe, St Louis, Mo. Chas. Grlggsby, G. Treas., Liberty, Mo. E. S. Baker, G. Secretary, Kansas City, Mo. OFFICERS OF GRAND COMMAND ER Y, K. T. Missouri and Jurisdiction 1917-18. W. G. Mosely, R. E. CJ. C, Kansas City, Mo...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 23 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 1918. oooooonoooooooooioooooooooeoo THE DRUG STORE BEAUTIFUL Service ahd Quality are Paramount at the WHITE-WOOD DRUG STORE 1 Bring 'Your Prescriptions to us and be assured S of Absolute Accuracy and Fair Treatment. OUR STOCK IS COMPLETE IN . ALL .LINES g N. W. Corner 19th and Vine Streets. (Transfer Point) 5 PHONES HOME EAST 2293, BELL E. 641. aooooaocooaoooaaaoeoeocototooooflo8oaooeo4 MR. OIL INVESTOR: The future Holds Fortunes for Many, Why Not for You and Me? Think it Over! OAPITOL PETROLEUM COMPANY BRINGS IN TWO MORE WELLS IN THE FAMOUS WAY SIDE POOL, MONTGOMERY CO., KANSAS 19 PRODUCING WELLS w More drilling; others ready to be started; stock selling at 10 cents per share. Mail subscriptions and write for free literature and information and address FRED S. BURTON " 1837 ARAPAHOE ST., DENVER, COLORADO. aiMMiiiM MAE CAESAR PORTER DRAWS IM MENSE CROWD IN DALLAS. On Tuesday, March 12th the City Hall Auditorium of Dallas, Texas, was crowded b...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 23 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 1918. T1JEKANSASC1TYSUN i I PUBLISHED WEEKLY 1 All communications should be addressed to The Kansas City Sun, 1803 But 18tn treat. Bell Phone East 999. Dell Phone East 2789 Entered as second-class matter, August , 1908, at the postofflce at Kansas City, Ho., under the act ot March 3. 1879. .Kelson C Crews Editor and Owner Wllla II. Glenn General Manager 8UBSCIUPTION RATES: One Tear ? 00 Six Months l.JJ Three Months .60 Canada and Foreign Countries $1.00 ad ditional ADVERTISING RATES. 32.00 PER INCH PER MONTH. MEMBER NATIONAL NEGRO PRESS ASSOCIATION. Get busy boys. Every Negro in the Eighth Ward should support William C. Hueston. The evil that men do lives after them. Take notice and govern your selves accordingly. Possibly no writer has grasped the political situation as concisely and ac curately as has our brilliant, corres pondent Chas. A. Starks. Read what he says this week. And dispute it if you. can. On Monday of this week there were sev...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 23 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 1D18. : CITY NEWS - - This paper has enlisted With the government in the cause of America for the period of the -war - Mrs. Nash Porter, 1208 Woodland Avenue, left, Monday evening for Je rome, Ariz. Havo you ever tried, the Spotless Kitchen, 23 West 13th street, the best piacse in town to eat? Mrs. W. D. Holmes, 442 Boswell who ' has been contlned to. her home on ac count of illness is somewhat improved M.r Charles D. Prazier, of Grand Canyon, Ariz., passed through the city enroute home after attending the funeral of his mother, who passed away in Blackburn, Mo., March 13. Mrs. W. A. Jones, Chapelton, Colo., Is visiting Mrs. Josephine Caldwell, 1500 E. 18th St., enroute home after having paid an extended visit to rela tives in the south land. In company with Mrs. Mamie Smith she called at the Sun office. Doris, the infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Schuler, 1520 Tracy Ave., died of pneumonia March 19th and was buried on the 20th at the Hi...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 23 March 1918

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 1918. Gave the Slackers a Little Lesson in Patriotism WASHINGTON. A certain Chinese restaurant was crowded the other night, AH the tables were occupied but one, when In came a man In khaki. Whllo waiting for his order he spied an automatic piano In one corner of tho room. Over he went, pulled a flve- cent piece out of his pocket nun dropped It In the slot. The plnn Immediately began to piny "The Stai Spangled Banner." The soldier stood up straight nnd looked around the room. Other diners rose to their feet, until all were standing with the ex ception of a man and two women who were seated nt a table on the other side of the room. The soldier looked at the seated ones, but his glances did not fcaze them. They went right ahead talking. May b they thought that "The Star Spangled Banner" played on an electric piano wasn't the same thing as the national anthem played by the Marine band. But the soldier didn't look nt the matter In that light. He w...

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