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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 22 February 1918

EA Sc- IK i Page Four KURTZ CAUSES SI IN OKUOi T 1 City Divided Into Factions by Appointment of Co lumbian as Fire Chief SHOWS HIS ABILLTY Sentiment Favors Him After He Puts Out Blaze in Business Block Earl X Kurtz former firs chief of Columbia has since his appointment as fire chief of Miami Okla created a stir In political circles in that city For some time It was feared that a recall petition would be circulated for Commissioner H E DeWees who selected Kurtz for the position after ousting the former chief It was only by the quick action of Kurtz in put ting out a fire last Saturday Just aft er his appointment that the criticism against the commissioner turned to praise In a recent Issue of the Miami Dally Record Herald Attorney Vera E Thompson says In view of the faU that there has been considerable discussion among the citizens of Miami relative to the action of Fire Commissioner DeWees in the selection of a new fire chief and In view of the fact that the ne cessity of training ...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 February 1918

r SS ff TOUK FOOD RCLE TOR SUNDAY Meatless Breakfast Wbeatlest Supper TENTH YEAR as if all the Columbia homes had been ransacked and the contents dumped into one heap at the Red Cross rum mage and auction sales today At 12 oclock 125 worth of clothing had been sold and 300 worth of grocer ies and canned goods Where the Sales Are Held The clothing sale was held at 10 JCorth Tenth street the food sale at 1005 Broadway and the auction on Broadway first at the corner of Tenth and later at Ninth The wagons from which the auctioneers cried their goods were drawn by Boy Scouts who also assisted in delivering the goods A large Red Cross flag decorated the wagon and a similar flag hung in front of the other sales places Donations of all kinds were receiv ed Over 100 dozen eggs were brought in and these sold as fast as they came for 45 cents a dozen Hams ducks geese canned fruit of all kinds cakes bread and candy were some of the varied contributions The auction sale which began at 1 oclock w...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 February 1918

m I it- i h is- I i i w 13 1 I A THE EVENING MSSOURIAN MEMBEK OP ASSOCIATED PRESS Tlie Associated Prei U exclusively en titled to the use for republication of all ntftis dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published herein PoMlohrd nny erenlnB except lSnndr by The Mloonrlan AocUtlou Incorpo rated Columbia Mo Office Virginia ltulldlnB Downstairs Ibones lluslness SS News 274 Entered ut the postofflce Columbia Mo as second class mall City Year 375 3 months 100 month 40 cents copy 2 cents - Ity mail In Iloone County lear 3 0 inoaths 175 3 months 00 Outside of Iloone County Year 450 3 months J125 month 4j cents National Advertising Cirnenter Scheerer t o HulldliiK Xew York lnir ChlcaRO Kepresentatlres Fifth Avenne Peoples Uas HORSE FLESH AS FOOD Like the intrepid savage eating his first oyster a score of Columbians have overcome their prejudices and eaten steaks and roasts from a 16-year-old horse which was recently butchered by the C...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 February 1918

LEARNING HUMAN NATURE AS PEDDLERS OF BRUSHES Ive got to make 200 this summer What do you think of my becoming a sure enough peddler for three months The question was asked a Universi ty dean by a young woman student in his office the first of last June The dean looked at the speaker quizzical ly for a moment Then he said Fine fine There is no better school for learning human nature Besides he added Jay Gould once sold mouso traps So reassured the young woman and a companion arrived in a small Mis souri town the afternoon of June 5 weary and with only 25 between them but fired with the determination to scatter brushes all over the town For brushes was their line And they had reached the of suc them that first week and felt as if the yhad reached the pinnacle of suc cess as salesmen for their profit was half of what they sold However when they had paid all expenses the 45 which they had earned had shrunk to a negligible amount Fairy Godmother Appears After working in that town ten day...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 23 February 1918

Hft Page Fonr PrtOTCTV TVTrVTTC nil 1 I 1 i I f Ifc Kv if- It i IK Ir It K ft- i -if Ifr fa V Et IF Kr Pi More than 300 guests attended the Martha Washington celebration at Christian College last night In the college drawing rooms The rooms were decorated with American flags and the refreshments were In patri ate colors The guests were received at the door by Misses Mary Hatton and Vera Tcpe dressed as George and Martha Washington Those in the re ceiving line were Mrs L W St Clair Mess Miss Elizabeth A Hall Misses Sarali Vivion Clarissa Patterson Hazel Becker and Ruth DuBoIs Mr and Mrs H H Kinyon will hac a small dinner party tonight for Mrs Marvin Goodwin and Miss Mar tha Tiffey of Clinton Miss Edith hswenstcin of St Louis is the guest of Miss Clara Iouise Al brecht at Read Hall XIr3 Ella Shipc emeitalned a few frends Tuesday afternoon for Mrs Gilbert Dodson of Manhattan Kan who is visiting her parents Mr and Mrs H nry Lake Mrs Dodsons hus band Lieutenant Gilbert Dodson is statione...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 25 February 1918

Kr Baying Columbia Made Goods help3 relieve transportation conges tion TENTH YEAR BOONE RETAINS ROAD IF THE WORK IS DONE Decision Postponed Until April 9 County Must Make Progress by Then GOOD START ALREADY It Is Still Up to West Half of the State Says E V Stephens Columbia and Boone County is still on the route of the National Old Trail Road But just how long they will remain there depends on how active this county and the other coun ties on the west are in Improving the highway during March After hearing the reports from Boone Howard Cooper Saline and Lafayette counties now on the route and the counties south of the Mis souri River which are attempting to have the road changed the members of the executive committee of the Na tional Old Trails Association in Kan sas City last Saturday decided to make no change at this time The com mittee announced that it would post pone any action on the proposed change of the route until April 9 the day before the annual meeting of the associatio...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 25 February 1918

S Page Two vE dF - if THE EVENING MISSOURIAN MEMBER OF ASSOCIATED PRESS Tlip Aaaorlntml Prraa Is delusively en titled to the use for republication of all new dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited In tills paper and also the local news publlsned Herein InblUlird eirry ermine except Sunday by The MUtouiian Association inrorpo rated Colombia Mo Office Virginia Building Downstairs Iliones business 55 News 274 Entered at the postofflce Columbia Mo as second class mall City Year 373 3 months 100 month W cents copy 2 cents Ily mall In Boone County lear 32o 0 mojths S173 3 months 90 cents Outside of Boone County Year 450 3 months S125 month 45 cents National Advertising Representatives Carwnter Schcerer Co Fifth Avenue Building New York Peoples Gas Build ing Chicago RRITISH LABORS PROGRAM A Sub Committee of tlie Executive of the British Labor Party has pre pared a reconstruction program which is worthy of attention The program will be considered from every view point by he par...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 25 February 1918

fir r Misses Clyde Beedle Lucile Gross Ruth Maybury and Mary Elizabeth Reed were dinner guests at the Delta Tau Delta house yesterday The Phi Delta Theta fraternity had a dinner party Saturday night for the following guests Misses Hazel Babb Eda Lincoln and Evelyn Tigh and John Rusk of Brookfield Mr and Mrs E C Clinkscales left Saturday for Kansas City to visit Mrs Clinkscales1 sister Mrs William H Grant Mr Clinkscales returned today and Mrs Clinkscales will re main until the last of the week Miss Vivian Bresnehen returned last night from Brookfield where she spent the week end with her parents The phi Delta Theta fraternity en tertained the following guests at din ner Sunday Misses Ethelyn and Lou ise Smith Winifred Locke and Jane Swofford Mrs W R Pearman 207 South Ninth street gave a knitting party Saturday afternoon for the Harmony Club The guests were Mrs Carl C Taylor Mrs Robert Mitchell and Mrs Charles Vaughn Plans for the Red Cross card party to be given at 230 oclock Saturda...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 25 February 1918

E t Page Foot - i I r i t tWk I re t SPORT Track prospects for Kansas became brighter last Monday when the Jay- hawkers defeated the Kansas Aggies at Manhattan 56 to 29 Coach H F Schulte who attended the meat mS that the Kansas team looked well in every event Seven firsts and one tie for first indicate unusual strength Rice of Kansas starred He won the high jump at 5 feet 6 Inches and then in exhibition pushed up the bar to G feet Vz inch clearing that height by a good margin Haddock a sophomore showed to advantage in sprints His time of 3 3 5 seconds for the 30 yard dash is remarkable For the hurdles Kansas has a man of considerable ability Hobart regis tered 4 1 5 in the 30 yard low hurdles and 1 4 5 for th same distance in the high hurdles The 440 yard run was a procession forThieme and Davison of Kansas who slowed down and won the race Murphy won the half mile in fair time but showed that he did not go his limit Duval took the mile in 451 without extra effort In the pole vault K...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 26 February 1918

mk ira i A 1 1 Baying Columbia Mad Goods helps relieve transportation cbnges tlon TENTH YEAR mmn THRIFT STAMP DRIVE SHOWS 2700 TODAY Another 1000 Certificate Sold Faculty Members Buy 5000 Worth FIRST CLASS IS AIM Boone County to Redouble Efforts During Remain ingDays in Month Alter a slump In the Thrift Stamp campaign here yesterday redoubled efforts were put forth by the commit tees today with the result that at a late hour this afternoon sales amount ing to 2700 were reported Mrs H I Bragg bought the only 1000 certificate sold today During the next few days every effort will be made in the hope of keeping Boone County among the lead ing counties of the state for February Tomorrow morning an intensive drive will be launched and carried on un til the last of the month when a final classification for the counties in Mis souri will be made for February A C Lanier chairman of the Uni versity committee reports that he has received 150 letters from members of the faculty reporting purcha...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 26 February 1918

WW rf K t -- i r r L Page Two SHORT COURSE MEN DRILL IN SPIRIT OF PATRIOTISM Some sixty Short Course men are land that the University never had going home at the toncluslon of the term with a clear Idea ot military organization Last fall this number out of the 200 enrolled elected drill in preference to gymnasium work Armed with wooden guns they have been drilling In the Livestock Pavilion In cold weather and on the campus of the University farm during the warm days The company has been officered by two men from the regular cadet corps Not very many of the men had their names in the draft They simply wanted to know what military drill was like realizing that the oppor tunity to learn was an unusual one SPORT T The Missouri basketball squad left today on its final trip of the season to Manhattan Kan where the Tigers will play the Kansas Aggies Wedrci day and Thursday nights Dr W E Meanwell director of athletics and eight players will make the trip Thsy are Campbell Shirkey Slusher Ku...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 26 February 1918

ft Wm THE EYESIXG MSSOUlUAy TUESDAY FEBRUARY S6 1918 WANTED 11 MORE PATRIOTS In Boone County be fore March 1 to join the 1000 Patriotic Club for February Fifty Members is the mark set by the Feb ruary Committee Eleven more mem bers in Two Days is the immediate goal I your means dont permit a bigger investment buy a 500 bond Many more hundreds of the people of Columbia and Boone County must register their pa triotism in this way if Boone County comes up to its final expected quota OFFERING War Savings Stamps and Thrift Stamps to the public the United States Gov ernment presents to every man woman and child an opportunity for profitable simple and secure investment War Saving Stamps are Baby Bonds Back of them are the entire resources of the Govern ment and people of the United States They en able you to invest your surplus savings in Govern ment Securities paying equivalent to 4 com pounded quarterly You need not begin with a large amount You can buy U S Government Thrift Stamps at 2...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 26 February 1918

f rt 4 I H f r Jf sr yi - t ywaMTTyrvtyjffli fage Four THE EVENING MISSOURIAN MEMBEIt OF ASSOCIATED PBESS Tbe Associated Preif Is exclutlrely eo tltled to tbe use for republication of all news dlipatcbes credited to lt or not otherwise credited In tbls paper and also tbe local news published herein Published erery etenlnr except Sunday by Tbe M1ourn Association Incorpo rated Columbia Mo Office Virginia Building Downstairs Pbones Business 55 News 274 Entered at tbe postoSlce Columbia Mo as second class mall City Year J373 3 months J100 month 40 cents copy 2 cents Bt mall In lioone County Year 6 months S175 3 months 00 cents Outside of Boone County Year 150 3 months 1 25 month 45 cents National Advertising Kepreseutatlvcs Carpenter Scheerer Co Fifth Avenue Building New York Peoples Gas Build ing Chicago WOOD VERSUS VEBLEX The superheated atmosphere In which Henry Alexander Wise Wood dwells may he responsible for the at tack that distinguished militarist makes upon Veblens The Niture o...

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. — 26 February 1918

til Yesterdays Late News Denounces Labor Profiteers Profiteering by labor slackers and supply contractors was denounced In the Senate by Senator McCumber or North Dakota Rep as typifying the spread or what he called a Bolshevik movement In this country The Sen ator declared profiteering was encour aged by Government officials charg ing that labor unionism is slacking in a most shameful and disgraceful manner in shipbuilding and urging enactment or his bill to draft for in dustrlal or agricultural service men Deiween is ana 62 years of age His bill for drafting men for indus trial or agricultural service he said did not propose conscription of labor but merely a mobilization of the Na tions physical strength which would reach slackers and idlers and mil lions of men who have never been en gaged in any gainful trade or occupa tion Aires Ontlmlstlstlc Food Report Secretary Jlouston gave to the House Agricultural Committee an optimistic view of the food situation in the coun try as a wh...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 26 February 1918

H i rs ft ss Pa8SIx Special 5atlnee Wednes day afternoon at 430 to 600 oclock for College girls Skinners Baby E has the best of everything Parker Furniture Co has supplied her with Allwin Baby Carriage A Bed High Chair E and Jumper I PARKERS After the show the SKINNER FAMILY -4 including the baby as well as all others are expected to go to MILHIZERS for Refreshments Milhizers Eta Bita Pi i1IIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIUI T li - VJi rT Vjqviy wff111 - vf JI - - Iwi3 n Skimers happen ed to reach Co- lumbia just ii time to buy their SpringMillinery They will supply this want by purchasing from Mrs E L Shepherd The Skinners Baby will eventually wear DrBlakemores glasses because they are perfect No Guess Work Dr Virgil Blakemore 302 Exchange Bank Bldg J yftw iN11 uijiauajJiJLrgisyivuJtBay THE EYEMyQ MSSOURIAy TUES DAT FEBBUABY 26 1918 erything else a baby boy could wish Alas though it is a baby girl But Honey and Skinner happily decide tha...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 27 February 1918

r Buying Columbia Made Goods helps relieve transportation conges tion TENTH YEAR ii mipi i nmwwwHi f i NEARING THE GOAL OF MONTHS CAMPAIGN One Name Added Todav to 1000 Patriotic Club Membership DAYS TOTAL IS 2000 Women May Continue Sell ing Stamps at Banks During March The total sales of War Savings stamps in the banks today up to 3 oclock in the afternoon was about 2000 One name was added to the 1000 Patriotic Club Mrs E C Pegg and Mrs P B Crump selling 1000 worth of stamps to M A Rose The total sales yesterday were 3155 Those who bought 25 worth and over today were Mrs Perry Max well Mrs F G Nlfong and W B Novell 100 each Mrs P M Tisdel 55 and Miss Mary Louise Pegg 30 Since the banks are anxious for the women to continue selling at least another month they will probably do so It Is estimated that the Womens Committee in its three weeks cam paign has sold between fifty and seventy-five thousand dollars worth of stamps and certificates The February Campaign Committee will continue i...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 27 February 1918

i i H I IV w Paire Two r THE EVENING MISSOURIAN MEMBER OP ASSOCIATED PBESS The Associated Press Is exclusively en titled to tbe use for republication of all news dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published herein Iubllnbrl every etrnlnc except Sunday by Tbe MUwurlan Association Incorpo rated Columbia Mo Office Virginia Building Downstairs Phones Business K Pews 274 Entered at the postofflce Columbia Mo as second class mall City Year 375 3 months 100 month 40 cents copy 2 cents By mall in Boone County Year 125 0 raojths 173 3 months 00 cents Outside of Boone County lcar 4J50 3 months 125 month 43 cents National Adrortlslng Representatives Carpenter Scheerer Co Fifth Avenue Building New York Peoples Gas Build ing inicago THE WBATH OF THE WORLD Germany in seeking to thrust her military scheme upon the world has caused three fourths of the world to rise up and give battle Germany prepared to whip the -world at the time the storm br...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 27 February 1918

Ci IKSOUR 25 COUNT AGENTS 4 Number of Counties to Adopt Plan Has Doubled Since September WAR IS A STIMULUS System Is Part of Program of the Council of Na tional Defense The stimulus of the war has done as much in the field ot agriculture probably as in any other It has been particularly noticeable in Missouri in the sudden expansion ot the county agent work It is seen in the fact that the number of county agents now em ployed in Missouri has doubled since September 1 1917 Emergency funds have been made available by the federal government and the county agent system has been made a part of the program of the Council of Na tional Defense Although the present expansion of the county agent sstem in Missouri is due in large measure to the war according to P H Ross state leader of the county agents once it is given a trial In the counties which have not had agents before the agent will be retained after the war It is a war time step which will mean much to Missouri when peace comes Mr Ros...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 27 February 1918

ii f i L st y Page Four Pink Salmon BESBEESa HBSr SOCIETY NOTES Miss Julia Tucker who has been the guest of Miss Louise Johnson at Christian College has returned to her home at Mexico Miss Helen Gath will be a dinner guest at the Pi Beta Phi house tonight Mrs O M Barnett gave an in formal dinner party last night in honor of her son Louis Barnett Those present were Miss Luclle Roy ston Miss Lenora Dalton and John Dalton Mrs L W St Clair Moss went to St Louis last night to attend the an nual Junior college meeting which will be held there today Miss Cecile Levy Lester Levy Ed mund J Marx and Paul E Peltason were dinner guests of Dean and Mrs Isidor Loeb last night The list of those who have reserved tables so far for the Red Cross bene fit card party which will be given 230 oclock Saturday afternoon at the Boone Tavern Is as follows Mrs I 0 Hockaday Mrs C W Digges Mrs S C Hunt Mrs Lee Walker Mrs Thomas King Mrs H S Jacks Mrs L W Berry Mrs James Gordon Mrs E Sydney Stephens Mrs W T Con...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Evening Missourian. — 28 February 1918

Baring Columbia Made Goods helps relieve transportation conges tion TENTH YEAR JAPANES E SEE FRIENDSHIP OF U I Wants Us on Her Side at the Peace Conference B W Fleisher Says PROFITS BY THE WAR Huge Fortunes Made Almost Overnight Politics in the Far East The Japanese people feel friendlier toward the United States than toward any other nation and are willing to go to almost any length to secure and retain the friendship of Americans Ii W Fleisher publisher of the Japan Advertiser Tokyo told his audience at the Commercial Club luncheon at the Doone Tavern at noon today in a talk on Japan and the War Mr Fleisher explained the financial economic and political changes which have taken place in Japan since the war He said at the beginning of his address that to talk of Japan and the Far East to Columbians was like car rying coals to Newcastle since Co lumbia was so well represented in the Orient Six University of Missouri men have worked on Mr Fleishers paper and four are In charge while ...

Publication Title: Evening Missourian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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