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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 20 December 1917

mfMJ?m 'L1 .? -J . --' 3W?v- THE ETEXiyQ MISSOURIAX, THPItSDAY. DECEMBER 20, 1917. Page Foor fiH tw ti 9e fjr BT 3. It THE EVENING MISSOURIAN (MEMBER OP ASSOCIATED PRESS) The Associated Tress Is erclnslrefy en titled to tlie use for republication of all news dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited In this paper and also tne local news puuiisueu uerein. PablWbtd every ermine (except Saturday and Sunday) and holiday moraine uj The SlUsourian Association, inrgrpomi ed, Columbia, Mo. Office: Vlrclnla Iiulldlns. Downstairs Phones: Business M; News, 274. .Entered at the postofflce, Columbia, Mo., as seconu-ciass man. City: Vear, $3.75: 3 months, $1.00; month By mall In Boone County: lear, $3.2j; 0 months. $1.73; 3 months, IK) i cents. Outside of Boone County: ear, $1.50; 3 months, $1.23; month, 45 cents. National AdrertlsinB Representatives: rvrrnipr-Kchperer Co. l'lUli Avenue Building New York; Peoples (las Build n k, Chicago. JIISSOUKI'S CE.TK.'MAL On January S, ISIS, a peti...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 20 December 1917

u H i i BSDAT, DECEMBER 20, 1917 THE ETEXESQ MISSOUBIAN, THU Kansas City Students Organize Club. The' Kansas City students in the University of Missouri met yesterday afternoon and organized the Kansas City Club. The following officers were elected: President, Rogers Crittenden; vice-president, Meryl Leavel; secretary, Gladys Wall; treasurer, Edward B. Olson. The ob ject of the club is to bring more stu dents to the University from Kansas City and to keep tho present Kansas City students in closer touch with University alumni now living there. CLASSIFIED ADS. Half a Cent a Word a Day OUTCASTS FROM SOCIETY BEHIND A YELLOW SIGN (By a Student in Quarantine.) E003IS FOB BENT UOOM for Kent C02 Conley. W77tf FOB KENT Two connecting furnished rooms, 100 Hltt Street. Phone 3303 White. G81U FOR KENT One room, COO Conley. nsit TOR KENT One large south room for two persons. 443 Black. 513 S. Fifth. H-CG-tf APABTMEXTS FOB BEXT FOR KENT Four rooms with hath, south exposure, third lloor apartment...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 20 December 1917

wf-r- ' j 'V"IPPHRP I fe Page Six THE EVENING MISSOURIAN, THU RSPAY, DECEMBER 20, 1917. SSf SSI !j5d1 6Di .v-zi I irtk'riHXfc n "c O v jL-V,H -?Trt.J I liwfllcv v7ir"V 3 rz-Ls' 7-ib n ca "bm? wtixJDiPS3isv AAvrr-iffl ni'r 1'ranmvct.rvcjLixciaM Aunr fg -iJTOjvC v . "-rHPWMlff Christmas "f iwWH IX Ii2 V Z UPl St9Te jWI Mff - 3D mll Gifts $Wf ' M Si THE STOKE Ob ,Tifilii'' AVfi. t ( 03 CHRISTMAS ECONOMY Bring your list to this store" your gift problems will im mediately find relief among the vast stocks of economically pric ed merchandise. HER GIFT Ladles' fancy Silk Hose both striped and with silk clocking Special $1.00 to $2.25. Ladies' Plain Silk Hose "Wayne Knit" none better Black, White, and Colors at 73c to $2.50. Genuine Mahogany candle sticks with candle bolder and shades complete ready to light. Value $1.00 Christmas special 75e. Mahogany finish Candle Sticks at 25c and 49c. Monterey $1.00 Box Stationery containing 48 sheets of paper and 48 envelopes, assorted colors, sale pri...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 21 December 1917

sW" t Iff! THE EVENING MISSOURIAN - TENTH YEAR COLUMBtA, MISSOURI, FRIDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 21, 1917. NUMBER 83 KB I 1 FOOD CRISIS IS NOW AT HAND, HE R. L. Wilbur Tells Students Problem Is Worst Since Battle of Marne. ECONOMY IS URGED Dean Loeb Urges Support of Red Cross by All Men of University. "Mr. Hoover asked me to visit the state food administrators because he thought the people of the United States did not realize the significance of food in the war," said R. L. Wil bur, who has been relieved from his duties as president of Iceland Stan ford University to work with the Na tional Food Administration in an ad dress on "What Is The Main Issue in Winning the War" at the University Assembly this morning. "The situation on the . Western front," said Mr. Wilbur" is the most serious since the Battle of the Marne. In the next three or four months we will know whether we will win the war or not. We must ask the na tions who have already spent bloody years in the war to spend more blood...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 21 December 1917

! ! rage Tiro THE EVENING MISSOCBIAN, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21, 1917. THE EVENING MISSOURIAN (MEMBER OF ASSOCIATED PBESS) The Associated Press is eicluslrely en titled to the use for republication of all news dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published herein. Published arer? renins- (except 8tnrdj mnd Bandar) and Sunday momlnar by The Mlssonrlan Association, Incorporat ed, Colombia, Mo. Office: Virginia Building, Downstairs Phones: Business 55; News, 274. Entered at the postofflce, Columbia, Mo, as second-class mall. City: Year, S3.75: 3 months, $1.00; month, 40 cents; copy, 2 cents. By mall in Boone County: Tear, 1123; 6 months, SL75; 3 months. 80 cents. Outside of Boone County: Tear, S-L60; 3 months, SL25; month, 45 cents. National Advertising Bepreseutatires : Carpenter-Scbeerer Co., Fifth Avenue Building New York; Peoples Gas Build ing, Chicago. THE THRIFT STAMPS Despite all that has been said and written about the thrift stamp...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 21 December 1917

- "wTfmB - -!- "ffe. ' ; rage Three 4'. Y PE RING'S ARMY LIFE SUM CHOICE Story of General's Youth Told by Two Sisters in Lincoln. A WEST POINT GRAD As Military Instructor, En forced Blacking of Heels of Boots. By Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb., Dec. 20 It was a newspaper story that diverted John j. Pershing from his purpose to (be come a school teacher and started him upon the military career which lead to his appointment as general In the United States Army and Com mander ot the American Expedition ary Force In France. The story Is told by General Pershing's sisters, Mrs. Butler and MIsb May Pershing, who are residents of Lincoln and who have given to the Associated Press Intimate views of Pershing's charac ter in his youthful days. It was while Pershing and his sis ter, now Mrs. Butler, were attending the Missouri State Normal School at Kirksville, Mo., that his attention was one day called to a newspaper an nouncement that examinations were to be held for appointment to the West ...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 21 December 1917

;&! w IF t I Page Fonr THE EVENING mSSOUBIAN, FBIDAY, DECEMBER 81, 1917. On Cnristmas Uf . -ft .iA.Lvrl y y inner There'll be more good fellowship more Christ mas cheer" more or the holiday spirit about the table if you finish your dinner with GiaseSanWnS "SEAL BMND" Coffee 'ITS THE FINEST GROWN" CITY AND CAMPUS "SfiSLMeaI W. B. NOWEIX'S Phone 74 Ninth and Walnut Streets II. S. Booth of Centralia was in Co lumbia yesterday on business. T. R. Sellers went to Centralia this afternoon on business. J. R. Smith went to Webster GrOTe this afternoon on Business. Dr. Stanley Smith went to Halls ville this afternoon on business. Airs. L. D. Brewer of Harrodsburg, Ken. Is visiting her mother, Mrs. A. M. McAfee, 1112 East Broadway. Leroy Treadway, John Hardesty and D. W. Goode were Initiated into the Acacia fraternity last night. Miss Laura Snedeker will spend the holidays with her friend. Miss Eliza beth Hudson of Higbee. Miss Florence Potter will spend the holidays with Miss Jeanette How...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 December 1917

W'-TS 1" jrj&r ." -KWjfftVr- '9&&QfKV-VevTYgg SUNDAY MORNING MISSOURI AN m 'fl?ygni&&' , k I ? TENTH YEAR CHURCHES TO HI YULETIDEPROGRAMS All Columbia Congregations Will Have Christmas' Services Today. "GIVING"CHRISTMAS Work of Aiding Needy Will Be Emphasized Even in Children's Exercises. The Christmas spirit will ibe In evi dence In all of the Columbia churches today, the regular services in thel morning and Sunday school enter talnments at other times during the day all being arranged with special Christmas music and other Yuletlde features. The regular Christmas giv ing idea has this year been empha sized and in even the children's exer cises there is an inclination to get away from the usual idea of receiving presents and to lay more stress on helping others less fortunate. Church members who are now in the service of the nited States have also been remembered In the programs, one church in particular the Methodist Church having purchased a service flag which...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 December 1917

icmr xoEm restrain. ito an Pure Tw n A 1 fr I, f SOCIETY NOTES L XatfettI LlrettMk Xariet. V Tan Gamma, a local fraternity, will) give a unmunas oance 'inesaay nignii rrcx:s at the Virginia Grill. The chaperons , htir will be Mr. and Mrs, F, W. NIeder- meyer, Mrs, "W, T, Stephenson, Mr. and Mrs. Warren Fuqua- and Mr. And Mr. Ellis Brownlee. The members of Tau Gamma held a smoker Friday night at the home of Pierce Nieder-meyer. NATION.tr.. STOCK TARDS. EAST 8T. tOXJIS. III. Oct. 21 The live Stocic Market for todar tras is follows: BIpt R.VW, market IS to- 20c Mrs. Henry Price gave her annual Christmas dinner Thursday night for the girls of Read Kail and Read Hall Annex. Dr. A. Ross Hill was one of the guests and gave a short talk on Red Cross work, after which eighteen new Christmas members were se cured. Other girls of the hall had taken out Christmas memberships Wednesday night, when Mrs. W. H. Willis spoke to them. Lljrht i.aji63. Mixed and hatcher JI30$135. frtxx heavy 8.TOig$l 9...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 December 1917

mf3Um2XiStS2t ZZZSStBUS3BSS8SmmmmmmmmsmKlZ3mBmmmaamtmamm&a7uMMrTBBmmmmmmaBm. imam i .m -i.tp X asnsgsBPPBSPfW. 'jyik ;: c?4X "1 "''"" ' ' irtj-ff ispfir?? . If HE DEFINES A PEO-GEEMAN Stands In the Way of U. S. Prosecu tion of Uic ITar. Here is the definition of pro-German, as set forth by Herbert Quick, United States Farm Loan Commis sioner, In a circular sent to the Mis sourian. "A pro-German Is a man who, by private or public utterances, stands in the way of a whole-hearted prqsecu tlon of this war and the, defeat of the German will to conquer. "He may do it by finding fault with Double the Life of Your Garments. The "shortage in many kinds of good fabrics today is almost as acute as the scarcity of foodstuffs. Thou sands of garments can be given an added period of usefulness by having them properly cleaned by us. Clean ing should be done by well trained, experienced workmen. If your clean ing has not been satisfactory, proba bly it's because we have not handled your garments...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 December 1917

P ' . Jfr .. .. SUNDAY irniWHBi'limuimami. DECEMBER 28, 1917. EM &MIV AWM - R8 . . f- r - ...in ii M F1 SUNDAY MORNING MISSOURIAN (MEMBER OF ASSOCIATED FBESS) Tbe Associated Prei It exclusively en titled to tbe uae for republication of all news dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited In this paper and also tbe local new pnbllihed herein. FubUtbed Teir tcbIdk (except Saturday and Sunday) and Bandar mornln fcy The Mlnourlan Association, Incorporat ed, Columkla, Mo. Office: Virginia Building". Downstairs Phones: Business 65; Kewa, 27 Entered at the poatoolce, Columbia, Mo, as second-class mall. City: Year. 3.73; 3 months, $1.00; month, 40 cents; copy, 2 cents. . a By mall In Boone County: Tear, $125, e months. $1.73; 3 months, 90 1 cents. Outside of Boone County: Year, H-. months, L2o; monm, w . .. ii.u n.nmkuntntlrea: National aureiuuus rKi. inii rrnenter.Scheerer Co., Fifth Avenue Bulfdlnl New York; Peoples Gas Bulld 'ng. Chicago. - IXTEB-AHEMCANIZATION The future wel...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 December 1917

.' '1PSP7? SUNDAY MOBMKG MISSOUBIAX, DECEMBER 28,-1917. w H 1 i ii Fajre Fire - FlI . ' I f,I u 4f i..ft tiu up iour uuesu J Don't be flat-chested fill it with ' i erware and change It from a jTlJfttf" chest t0 a bope cnest- A tjjjAroeder. Jeweler. (adv) B-84 S&. Shine Up This Christmas. Lota ot men don't know how to shine up to their wives a "baby dia mond" will do it. A. Buchroeder, Jeweler. (adv) B-84 UA Prices of Furs Reduced Ja Many choice Muffs and Neck Pieces reduced for Monday's selling. Ladies' Fine Coats,' Special Prices Monday. Children's Coats, choice line, Special Prices Monday. Ladies' Suits, Extra Special Prices Monday. Ladies' Wool Dresses, Special Prices Monday. iff Hi All Ladies' Trimmed Hats 2 Price John H. Estes Dry Goods Co. Thousands of "Last Minute" Gift Things which carry the air of having been thought fully and wisely select ed. But - - hurry. Open Evenings qggjggjWg L "Headquarters For Holiday Toggery' WHERE TO BUY YOUR THRIFT STAMPS The following merch...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 December 1917

SUNDAY MORNING yiSSOITRIAN. DECEMBER 23, 1917. .. '"fa a. A.4 4 I ' - ; ' : ift teGlf! that ie , M S J v 'J mm III iai ir . IX f- &vleMWNMKvaWIKnyilKyiFS m dKl SS& AHiso &S IK WW a V mmmt 3D& dCiD - fef 5 rffM . iT v hi fc k Ja m rfSSi S3 If1 $M s m mm j "TLL SANTA TO BRING IT RIGHT IN" -a . A d .... "V Tho Mou; FHicnn Hnrtai i nristmas i neer liver m The Entire Year and Years to Come. "How the Old Folks Would Enjoy It. They would Sit all Night, and Listen" with the playing of such old-time favorites as "Tramp,1 Tramp, Tramp, The Boys Are Marching," "Dixie," "Marching Thru Georgia," Wait For The Wagon,'' they recall trie patriotic fervor of other days. Thejr hearts are going out to their boys in the New National Armv and Navy. They will thrill with. "America, Here's My Boy," "Over There," "Good-bye Broad way, Hello France. The children will be entranced with The NEW EDISON. They will love it and in loving it will learn to appreciate what it stands for PERFECT MUSIC. ...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 24 December 1917

aiiMhrilW " - "" mmmmmmm I THE EVENING MISSOURIAN 1! TENTH YEAR COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, MONDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 24, 1917. NUMBER 85 s W U i IN A' FOREIGN LAND ON CHRISTMAS DAY About 20 University Students Spend Holidays Many Miles From Home. Y. M. C. A. PLAYS HOST How the Season Is Cele brated in Other Lands "Boxing Day" in Britain. About a score of students In the University will celebrate their Christ mas Day thousands of miles from home home somewhere in England, or Sweden, or sunny Hawaii or the far East. There are seventeen for eign countries represented by stu dents here now. Yet one can hardly think that they are here in spirit. Al though impotent to Tealize their happy dreams, in the mind's eye they must see themselves again in the na tive land, they must be living over again that last Christmas at home, surrounded by their own people, fol lowing their own customs and enjoy ing the festival in their own way. Of course all the foreigners do not celebrate Christmas Day as such. I...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 24 December 1917

E? ' as.. ft 1 J" E-f p: -a. ft v i fHRv - . - .A.. i TYTinnimmi ni miT T Page Two THE ETEM gf THE EVENING MISSOURIAN (MEMBER OF ASSOCIATED PRESS) TLc Associated I'ress Is exclusively en titled to tbe use for republication ot all nens dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited In tills paper and also tiie local news puimsuea Herein. ruMIfclifd eiery evening (except Saturday and bunday) and bnnday mornlnc liy The MlKKOurlan Association, Incorporat' nl, Columbia Mo. Office: Virginia UuIIdlrrg, Downstairs I'uones: uusiness m; rew8, -ii. Eutered at tbe postofflce, Columbia, Mo. as second-class mall. City: Year, $3.75; 3 months, $1.00; mouth, 40 cents; copy, 2 cents. Ity null In Itoone County: Year, $3.25; 0 months, $1.75; 3 months, DO cents. Outside of lloone County: Year, $4.50; 3 mouths, flZo; month, 4a cents. National Advertising Representatives: CuriKMitcr-Scbcerer Lo, tutu Avenue Ilulldlui; New York; l'coples Gas Ilulld jg, Chicago. l'Ur.SE.M'-DAY JIEH01S.H The gallant dee...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 24 December 1917

'mfr. TifTS?. V THE ETEXIXG JUSSOUMAX, 3rOXDAT, DECE3IBER 24, 1017. .VICTORY EERTJH. BUTATHEAVYCOS T War Can't End for Long Time, Writes G. R. La- made, rormer btudent. 2 BROTHERS SERVE "Thank God You Have Us to Spare in the tight Against "Kultur." George R. Lamade, a graduate of (he University of Missouri, who went to France with the University ot Mis souri Ambulance Unit, says in a let ter to his father that the end of the ar is not yet in sight. He writes: I am not going to be home, as this ,rar cannot be over for a long time to come. Russia's condition Is deplor able, and Italy's inability to stand up under a stress may weaken French norale. Unless something happens la those two countries, I am afraid that the effect ot France's and Eng land's successes on the Aisne and In Belgium will not be fully realized. The Germans are wonderful fight ers. They should be supporting a worthy and not a despicable cause. Many of the men arc among the brav est fighters in the war, and many of t...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 24 December 1917

Tr c Sf J7- "C & Christ- v mas tree. One of the best type too! and while, dear sir, 'tis not a fir, yet it was made fir you. 'Tis true, you see upon this tree no presents, rich and rare; yet please be kind and bear in mind, in wish the gifts are there. We now wish all, the the short and tall, young, middle-aged aTTd gray, the poor the rich white black as pilch, A Merry Christmas Day & sfl mm a. Lm WL PRICE TO STAY UP Packers Unable to Handle the Big Shipments Now Coming In. "Hold back your hogs, is tho nd rice of J. P. Cotton, head of the meat division of the United States Pood Ad ministration In Washington, D. C, In a letter to Dean P. B. Mumford. state food Administrator. On Novem ber 3 Mr. Cotton stated that so far aa his division could control prices, they would not fall below about $15.50 per hundred-weight on the Chicago market until further notice. Mu Cot i ton says that he makes that statement again, but largely, owing to transpor tation difficulties in the East, the...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 26 December 1917

ggggfr il i h g ,W(KyBn555g 7.i. saess- w: Hi. TENTH YEAR COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, WEDNESPAY EVENING, DECEMBER 26, 1917. NUMBER 86 583835! ,?MppWMMigHgBBWIMBa!rgBBaJHMMCaBKe3B5ZaBBgiaiME!ai . U" ' ' ntLTSafflgr 'HP' ii ii m "1W1 1 i w ii i it i iMMuiiiiiiii mi ii i mi i im in in in i iiiiihiiiwii-tiiiii iiisawii hi in i iimw pii M wnaw WTfci . fwwmmrjr -tpvFT&vr ir.; & THE EVEMlN(j MISSOURIAN 1 -r. J u V V K !- II BANKS HERE CONVERT LIBERTY LOAN BONDS Treasury Department Now Sending Out.Those in Second Issue. BEAR FOUR PER CENT About $60,000 Worth of First Bonds Have Been Changed in City. Approximately $60,000 worth of the first Issue of Liberty Loan bonds have been converted by Columbia banks Into the new 4 per cent Interest-bearing bonds. All the banks have not- yet received the new bonds, but expect them to arrive some time this week. The old bonds may be taken to any of the banks and exchanged for those of the last Issue. The new bonds may be either coupon-bearing or register...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 26 December 1917

w Page Two THE EVENING MISSOURIAN (MEMBER OF ASSOCIATED PBBBS) The .associated Press U exclnsively. ea.j titled to the uk for republication or an newg dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited In tali paper and also the local news puDiunea Herein. PnblUbed (Terr .Tenia (except Sstardax and Bandar) and Bandar morula fcy Tbe Hliaoorlan Aasoclatloa, Iac.rp.rat- ed, Colombia, Mo. Office: Ylrstnia Building. Downstairs Phones: Bnslnesi K; News, Z7. Entered at tbe poatofflce, Colombia, Mo, at secona-cias mu. Cltj: Tear, $175: 3 months, SL0O; monta, 40 cents: copy. 2 cents. Br mall In Boone County: Tear, S&25; 8 months, $1.73; 3 months, 90 cents. Outside of Boone County: Tear, HK; 3 months, SL25; month, 43 cents. National Advertising BepresentatlTes: Carpenter-Scheerer Co, Fifth Arenne Bulldlne New rork; Peoples Gas Bolld 'ng, Chicago. .MISSOURI SCHOOLS In the sixty-seventh annual report of the state superintendent ot schools there Is an appalling amount ot sta tistical materi...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 26 December 1917

I M M ' ' , y frTO- -?mm$ v-i i?" . V r r-jP W 'wSSgap- fts- ? irHR' 1IISH BIRDMEN C DAREDEVILS III I Brief Reports Recount Hair breadth Escapes as Part of Day's Work. MANY CHEAT DEATH Fly Into Very Face of Boche Guns and Aviators to Observe. (Correspondence of the Associated Pren) BEHIND BRITISH LINES IN FRANCE, Dec 15. Stories ot daring escapades ot British aviators, excit ing aerial combats from which the air-fighters escaped alive' seemingly only by miracle and of brilliantly ex ecuted raids upon German airdromes and troops behind the German lines are narrated In the reports of the Royal Flying Corps, covering the activities of about one week. Hair raising incidents of fierce conflicts above the clouds, or low over the Ger man communlcaUon lines, are de scribed without bombast, as though these narrow escapes from death were commonplace and all in the day's work of the air-fighter. For example, there was the case of a British aviation officer who, when nearly a mile above the ear...

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