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EVENING LEDGER-PHIL'ADELPHIA, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 191.
RUSSIAN ARMY SWEEPS ON TOWARD AUSTRIAN STRONGHOLD AT PRZEMYST,
STRAIN OF WAR
WITH milPT RPIDTT
Sober Rejoicing Greets
News of Successes and
Casualties Are Heard
NEW. YQltK. Sept. 16.-Estelle AV
Etetul, In spoclnl corresponJence to the
American, graphically pictures conditions
In London under the strain ot war time
Order Is perfect nnd tidings both of dis
aster nnd victory nre met with quiet dig
nity. Miss Stead writes:
"Only a little more than a month npo
the majority of Londoners were preparing
for their summer holidays a Rood rest
toy- the sea or u trip on the. Continent
peace nnd iulet everywhere.
"Now, with scarce a warning, we arc at
war. and. as we gradually realize what
war mean, is meaning across the Chan
nel, we thank t5od that we are a strong
hold surrounded by a moat more efficient
than any meat ever dug by man that our
navy Is strong.
"And perhaps here t may be allowed a
special thrill ns I realize that the British
navy would not be what It Is today If It
had not bem for one man who dared, in
1SS4. to write the truth about the navy
nnd so forced a reluctant government to
vote Immense sums for the rebuilding of
tho British navy in order to bring it up
to an efficient standard. That man was
V. T. Stead, my father, nnd I am proud
to be able to say It.
"Hut how 1ms London taken this deba
cle, this uphcavnl of all Its natural do
ings? OIIDKIUY. niO.VlFIEP. CALM.
"We watched anxiously. There was no
noisy excitement. Just waiting crowds
cutstdc the Houses of Parliament, cheer
ing as well known members passed In
and' out. Crowds In Whitehall, and out
side" Huckingham ralacc cheering as the
King, Queen and Frlncess appeared to
greet them. On Sunday a large labor
demonstration in Trafalgar Square to
protest against England going to war,
carried on in an orderly and dlgnllled
"Then when It came, the news that we
Were at war, London seemed bewildered.
The suddenness, the unexpectedness
scorned to overpower her, there was a
strange stillness everywhere. It was not
for long. The Stock Exchange closed.
the banks closed for four days. Oreat
placards apptnred on the walls calling
Britain to arms. Then London woke,
realized, and responded!
"The thought of that gallant little
country not many miles away, fighting
bravely against terrible odds to keep its
lndttpendence. stirred us ono and all to
tho deepest depths. She had called on
Britain to stand by her. Britain answered
wi.h no uncertain note. Every Londoner
and Britisher thrilled to that note and
' vowed that what they could do they
would do to bring their mite of power to
STARVATION FEAR FIRST.
"Ready and full of enthusiasm we
were. Still It was difficult to know or to
realize what It really meant. Did It mean
scarcity of food: starvntlon prices?
"The West End shops were crowded ' Craig's (a member of Parliament) ad
nnd overcrowded, but down In the poorer , mission of a strong pro-German feeling
neighborhoods It was quiet, there was t in risw; Sir Edward Carson' lunching
quantities is impossible whore salaries .
axe bo small that little can be saved. Mauser rifles from Germany in L'lutpr by
Major Crawford, who hnotd that in
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ITALY WILL AID
Popular Pressure May Force
Government to Desert
Triple Alliance Associates.
Resent Austrian Sacrifice
of Adriatic Regiments.
LONDON. Bm k
There Is a growing belief n dlplomatta
( circles that Italy lias at last decided dn
, nltcly to aid the allies against her formtr
Confidential reports received ..
through dlpldmatlc sources Indicated that
tho pressuro from within Is beginning t0
have its effect on tho Italian Qovernn,...
I which up to the present has sincerely en.
dcavored to maintain neutrality.
1 Uut tho antl-Austrlan feeling contlm,..
lo grow nnd tho admission that the trooci
"from tho Adriatic and the Tyrol regions
. pin in mo very trout rank and sacrl.
need In tho Qallclnn nnd Russian-Poland
lighting, coupled with tho realization that
tlieso regiments were moStly composed of
Itiillans, has fanned the name againit
Aus,lr,n A,A th0 radlcal rouP. i
urging tho Government to net and ns 1
result of tho agitation lengthy cabinet
.univn.in,.q uiu ut'iiiK neia.
i Tho new Rumanian cabinet U reported
to bo very anxious to execute un agree-
merit with Italy whereby the two nations
will act in concert ngalnst Austria.
I The attack ot Japanese troops on tha
, German forces has begun. Olllclnl nn.
uouncemont was made that the railway
station at Klno-Chnu was captured on
Sunday. The railroad station Is several
miles from tho Tslng-Tno fortresses
which are steadily being strengthened by
WHAT IS LEFT OF THE UNIVERSITY AT LOUVAIN. THE HUGE 45-CENTIMETRE KRUPP GUNS USED BY THE GERMANS IN THEIR MAD RUSH TOWARD PARIS
PLAYED HAVOC WITH THE HISTORIC BUILDINGS IN THE BELGIAN CITIES.
EUROPE'S BIG WAR
STORIES OF ADVENTURE
FROM THE SCENE OF THE WAR
The General laughed, ewry member of
his staff who could unai:rst.inj English
laughed, and the taxlcab bearing the live
American reporters Joined the procession
Ireland to Believe Country
Verged o n Revolution
This story Is told of five American war
correspondents in Ilelgium:
On the day the correspondents heard
the Germans were approaching live Amer
ican reporters hired a taxlcab. at a fabu- j
imis rental, an'i went on: u nicei uiy
Germans. They drew tip nlonsjsiile the ' Madame Klnl'o Mnrhcrez. of Solssnns,
mad and prepared to watch tho proees- w,-is greeted as a heroine when she arrived
Fion as If it were a cirrus coming lo I n Pntl'c today.
tewn. Of course, the general leading tho j When the Germans approached Sols-
tronp noticed them, ordered thm ni rest- miis all tho officials tied. Madame
LONDON", Sept. 15. According to the
Irish Press Agency, evldepca lg accumu
lating that England ows her being In
volved In tfte present vlir not to the
Knlser alone, but also to the (.'arsonltes
and their nlders and abettors In England
and Ireland. The Ulster Guardian pub
lishes a series of pro-German speeches
made by prominent Carsonltes, and em
phasises the significance, of Captain
oil and brought to him
j "'Who nre you?" he ;;s'tf In broken
English, probably thinking they were his
, enemies the English.
"WVro live American reporters." enmo
I the reply. "What's that? Correspond-
! "Yes," answered a Inrge. plump writer,
who happened to bo Irvln 8. Cobb.
I "Don't you know theie ni'o no corres
pondents with the German army?"
thunderoJ the general.
"I3eg pardon, general. ' said f'obb. with
. his funniest smile, "you've got five with
J you now."
"I'll order you all ahnt," snapped the
I Gorman commander, who probably felt
1 himself weakening at the stent of the
, reporter's Jolly smile. Then he fcpent JO
minutes looking at their American pas- "When the commander of the German
Ports. cruiser Magdeburg, destroyed by ftus-
"I ran stand l.eng hut, General," -nid slan wnrships In the nnllir, leached
Cobb, Anally. "I can st.md th'- (iritis I'etrograd n prisoner, il Is :ild he re
srpiad and tho stone wall and the dlsgr.lee fused to give his name, declining ain
to my family, hut I enn't s'and the Mcli- unworthj of wenilng a uniform 1 have
Ing of that taNkab meter over there." ' slnuol against the Fatherland."
Macherez remained. As the Germans en
tered the city Madame Mncherez, fearing
pillaging might bo done, sought out the
"Von may consider mo Mayor of this
city." she said. "1 do not want any
pillaging done. If you want anything nsk
The Germans thereafter officially recog
nized her as Mayor.
A wounded Belgian soldier nt Ostend
Is extremely proud of the fact that ho
slept In tho asparagus beds about Mech
lin. For two dajs he slept in the fields
after being wounded. "Mechlin has the
best asparagus beds In the world and 1
slept on it," he said proudly.
SACK OF LOUVAIN
Residents' Sniping Enrages
Germans . and Frenzy of
Destruction Ensues War
Forced on Kaiser by Gen
TIED CROSS FLAG FLTI.NG.
"People are now busy everywhere all
anxious to help, and gradually out of the
flrst confusion right organization i3 grow
ing:. The Red Cross flag flies over Devon
shire House and over many another
houso throughout the kingdom lent to the
Government during the war. i
"Up Whitehall, Just beyond the War
Office, crowds of men are enlisting each
day, and it is the same nt every recruiting
office throughout the metropolis. Every
'day more men In khaki ar to be seen.
"We wonder for Jays where ihe expedi
tionary force Is and what the navy U do- I
lag. When we hear of the spendld man-
ner in which the transportation of the ex
peditionary force has been carried out we
thrill with pride and we follow in our
minds the men aa they push forward to
the fight: we hear they are fighting and
we pray God to help them. Then, at tho
jiewn of a gallant fight, a roll of WjO casu
alties, we glow with Joy for our men and I
fteel our hearts to bear with courage the i
loss entailed. j
"So London la calm and cheerful. Grad
ually those who can are going again to
their ordinary work."
WITHOUT READY CASH
EVEN VANDERBILT BARRED
Banks Refuse o Honor Drafts and
Hotels Denj Accommodations,
oNDON Bept. 16.
How Cornelius Vanderbilt was denied
admittance to hotels because he had
nothing but paper money was told today
to a London Standard representative by
Doctor Heitllnger. Polish leader, who had
Just returned to England through Austria
While Mr. Vanderbilt was making a
tour ot Austria in his motor car the
declaration of hostilities found htm for
away from any large city, and when
the news finally reached him he did not
alter his previously arranged plan, but
went leisurely to Vienna and there found
n number of compatriots in difficulty
about money, owing- to the scarcity of
coin. Letters of credit were valueleis.
The banks would not cash them.
Mr. Vanderbilt motored to Genoa in
hopes of obtaining steamship accommo
dations to New York.
He could not get food or bed without
cash, tut managed to get a few francs
from an acquaintance to telegraph hU
bankets in Lnrdon to apprise them of
his plight, but it was not until two day
later that Instructions reached the local
bank to negotiate the draft, and Mr.
Vanderbilt was provided with cash. In
the meantime he made his bed in his
fl&OO automobile and went hungry.
KING VISITS WOUNDED FOE
.British Ruler Requests Kind Treat
ment of Germans.
LONDON. Sept 15.
The Kins and Queen yesterday visited
the event of home rule, "he would
infinitely prefer to change his allegiance i
right over to the Emperor of Germany "
But that Is not all. The Guardian goes
on to say:
In tho spring and early summer of
the present year I'lster was overrun
with German correspondents and
agents of the German Government,
who sent back glowing accounts,
gleaned from t'lster l.'nionist sources,
of the progress and strength of the
rebel movement In the province. Since
the outbreak of tho war two GermanB
have been arrested, one In Belfast,
who was a member and drill In
structor of Ulster Volunteers, and one
In London, who wan a member of the
British League for the Support of
Those who hold the Carsonitea In rart
responsible for the war cite the remark
able evidence contained In a communica
tion to tho Dally Chronicle, by M. II.
Donoboc, that paper's chief war corre
spondent, who says he was Informed by
an Austrian diplomatist that reports had
WAR RAID ON IRISH HORSES
Drafts Made by British Government
Menaces Vnlunble Industry.
Dl'RLIV. Sept. 1!-A Rerlous considera
tion for the farmer of Ireland Is the re
moval In such large numbers of horses
from the country ronsemunt upon the
great ivu:- nnv. raging in Hurnpe. The
"commandeering" of these horses will
plare many farmers in ,i difficult posi
tion, for a machine to take the place
of horse- has not yet l.een Invented for
THjMi n irrl.-nl Mir. I eltimtmn t.ic. mlcai.
in -hieh th inventive f.ne,.itieB r iv, i two British cruisers nttarked th
farmers must be applied, and a consider
CRUISERS WAGE BATTLE
IN CARRIBEAN WATERS
British Ships Reported to Have At
tacked the Dresden.
COLON. Srp:. IS.
The reports of heavy firing In the Car
rlbean Sea off the entrance to this haibor
were heard lure last night. Although no
dotnlls of tho supposed naval engagement
have reached this place, it Is believed that
nbla amount of thought nnd energy will j a ship captain arriving here reports
tho rtfuatVn0 mln,mUe the dlmcultle oi ; that he heard heavy firing shortly after
Horse breeding has long been regarded I he Sighted the German cruiser Dresden.
as one of the most profitable of Ireland's ! being pursued by two British cruisers.
Industries, and Irish horses are celebrated
pnrtatlon hns'been flowing s'teadli" for"a I SERVIAN INVADERS CRUSHED,
long time, with more of gain than loss
to the farmer, but the situation nv
makes thing entirely different, and the
shortage of horses which must ensue will
materially hinder farm operations, espr
Jl is now up to the Irish farmer to
DRIVEN BACK OVER SAVE
Many Men nnd Guns Lost in Re
pulse, Says Vienna Advices.
npnT.TV. via TIih II.irrno ic
1 ,. '. ". -- ---. r.--, .-.,.,,, ..
been received by the German Intelligence ",,""",?, ?.est J10 cnn "',' Uo,s1s !" of official advices, received from Vienna.
Department which works In close mn. ,h8 'raft, nnd meanwhile a prime con- i u"-"" """ mnn.
iulUtlon with that T Austrlarnana": '?BMJ,on1 at h9 P""' """ '" a S!l ,,,at U,e HerV'a" wmy f 'm'8Sln'
inir fmm nfHcr in fc-iH h..H ,....,i., oiincuit time In farming should be the which hail crossed the Save River, wna
, ( " w...u, ,. ,,., (n4 f.i vail jlllh I . . . .-,,.-., .- -
I out a special mission in Ulster for the Kw tifhn.. "iUr.f.e . ,"fscnl"s fnrm i attacked by a strong Austrian force and
last six months, anu supported hy
reports of representatives of German
newspapers In Belfast, that Ireland was
on the verge of civil war.
"The Kaiser's emissaries," continues
the Chronicle correspondent, "accented
th "" "iinom prejuQico to us emciency
" inrnn.h n .a1 ......,... , .. -
....uta., . nru-i-uiioiurruu itian ior mo
timely performance of labor that is usu.
ally put off to a late period.
at their full face value all Sir Edward
Carson's threats and the speeches of
the other wild men of Ulster They were
firmly convinced that a section of the
llrltuli army would decline to move
against Ulster, and thar there wmjld he I
a civil war which would require all the
" "..-..o... ... ..,q ....,ii. aim) m vear
sunnr.R. The mllltarv nnrtv rxt li,.i.ln
and Germany, therefore, assumed that
England would be entirely out of the
running, that Its army would he alto
gether paralyzed and that the navy
would not Ut united. All the circum
stances ltd the war party to assume that
the Carson campaign would compel Ens
land to remain neutral, having; civil war
on Its own hands."
HOME RULE DELAYED
BOYS HELD FOR BEATING MAN
Accused of Assaulting Him When He
Two boys who attacked Augustus J.
Paulson, Mil North fifth street, when he
resented an insult to his wife at Third
street and Sedsley avenue, today were
held in M0 boll each for u. further hear
ing by Magistrate Campbell, before whom
they were arraigned in the Front and
Westmoreland streets polUe station.
They are Edward Mcpona'd. 13 year
old. 3450 North Third street, nnd Francis
Fohn. 17 yeara old. 830 West Erlo avenue.
A third boy. Ivovrtncu WlUjn, 17 year
old. 5!M North Marshall stie. who was
arreeted with the other two. was dls-
i . aa.1- fifuli'nil llAiman tL'niini)aJ '
bwkw ....j '" " ""-"-'" I chared because Paulson nu unable to
seven ofneers and 84 men. at th. Net- , rcognlle hlm an a,,a,laM3 U"a0le lU
ley Hospital and spoke in German with Paulson said he was walkm? with his
them. wife last Sunday afternoon, anrl a. he
The King said to rolonel Lucas, in Daed Third street and RB.iev vn.
BUI Will Soon Be Xnw, but Will Ba
Inoperative for Year.
I.ON'nO.V, Sept. 1 The Home Itule
bill will be a law before this wevk has
, paesecl. but It will be Inoperative for one
.no unseemly scenes marked tho
l passage of the measure bv the Houe of
commons yesterday afternoon, although
A Ilnnar Law led the entire Unionist
delegation out of the chamber before the
vote was taken.
The Unionist leader accused the Gov
ernment of "breach of faith in Insisting on
proceeding with Home Rule legislation
and with taking advantage of loyal
Ulster In the European crisis. He sol
emnly pledged the party to aslst Ulster
In resisting Home itule wherever an at
tempt should be made to enforce it by
John Redmond said that the Nation
alists, more than the Unionists, had rea
son to complain of the postponement of
the bill's operations. He hoped that by
the time the war was over a settlement
acceptable to all would have been
There was great enthusiasm when he
Invited the Premier to come to Dublin
nt the earliest possible date, promising
to stand behind him In calling for re
cruits and undertaking that the response
would be "striking testimony to the de
sire of Irishmen to stand beside English
men in carrylnK on this righteous war.
In the House ot Lords the motion for
second reading or ine wome ivuia
was adjourned on a vote of M to 29.
The Vienna advices suy that the Ser
vians are being drlvon hack Into Servla
and that they have lost many men and
20,000 SUIT SETTLED
TRENTON, Sept. I6.-A suit for fJO.Wv)
brought against the Pennsylvania Rail
road by Mrs. Florence Fredericks, of this
city, for the death of her husband was
i-ettled thi morning by compromise mi
the stairs of ihe Federal Iluildlnu. T 1 1
amount accepted by .Mrs. Fredericks u.13
not made public.
NEW YORK, Sept. 10. Responsibility
In lurgo degree for the destruction of
Ixiuvaln was placed upon the Belgians
by 1'. V. Wclnholt, who was a surgeon
of tho Uelglan Red Cross when tho Ger
mans made tho nttack on lloge and was
later made a member of the Red Corps.
Mr. Wclnholt arrived hero on tho Rot
terdam. "Just after the capture of l.lego I was
forced to servo with the German Red
Cross," said Mr. Wclnholt, "and with
them proceeded to the French frontier.
There was a little resistance on the way
Willi hero nnd there some desultory skir
mishing. "When we reached Ijnuvnln the citizens,
enraged because the Germans wantonly
shot six of tho burgomasters, began to
snlpo tho Invader from aeroplanes and
windows of the houses. The sniping
brought about n Backing nnd razing of
louvnln. The German troops became
frenzied nnd fired the houses In short
"From there to the frontier the Ger
mans were resisted by about SO.noo French
and English, but, aa the Invaders were
In tho majority, the defenders fell back
gradually before the ndvame. I wit
nessed n dav nn.l n half battle n-nr
tho frontier. The German tactics were
wonderful. First tho Infantry attacked,
and then came a volley from the artillery.
I saw the Germans fire their "0-ton siege
gun. The concussion wns terrific. One
of tho shells had dug a holo 30 feet
Henry Tictze, superintendent of parks,
In Vonkers. N. V., brought back an ac
count of harrowing experiences.
"I wns at Saarlols, In Lorraine, when
the battle of Lorraine wa fought," said
Mr. Tletze. "For four days the battle
raged around that little rlty. Once I saw
a French aeroplnne drop like a plummet
from the sky after the pilot had been
killed by German bullets. It was a fas
"Several times I saw the French Infan
try on the heights melt Into a mass of
dead men under the deadly (Ire of the
Germnn nrtlllery- I witnessed a battle
between the German and the Turoos In
the French nrmy The sight of tho Afri
cans drove the Germans mad nnd, disre
garding all Instructions from their ofll
cers, they dashed In among the black
troops and cut them to bits with their
I.lftnn It. Lewis, a New York lawyer,
said tho head of the German General
Staff had told him that the Kaiser al
most had to bo forced Into tho war by
Wife Frustrates Suicide Attempt
George Wordlnger, of 3120 North CanVie
street, tried to commit suicide this
morning by inhaling Illuminating gas. He
was found by his wife in his bedroom.
Wordlnger, It Is said, has been 111 nnd
out of employment for some time, lie
was token to the Samaritan Hospital in a
serious conditiun. Wordlnger has a wife
and two children.
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said to Colonel Lucas, in
charge of the hospital; , the bos made an Insulting remark abeui
t hope" ou will treat hm Just as Mrs. Paulson. Wh.n her h...h...i ..,..h
wil u our own men. Jlake. no differ- to punish the offenders he vaa. jdtacked I Dense forces of the Union of Bouth
nc,." nnd beaten. I liirlca, resigned today.
South African Commander Besigns
JOHANNESBURG. Bouth Africa, Spt.
t. Gef-ral Meyers, cotnmanuer 01 xne
tho staff. The Knlser would not believe
war wns necessary and fought against
"The Genernl Staff went to the Kaiser."
said Mr. Lewis, "nnd told him unless he
declared war they would not bo responsi
ble for the consequences, ns tho Russians
were mobilizing, and thnt some of the
Cossacks already were over tho frontier.
Tho Knlser, according to my Information,
asked for nn hour to think matters over,
as he was loath to plunge Europo Into
war. The Kaiser ahut himself up and
when the staff aw him again ho still
was averse to declaring war. He did
so only when the staff forced upon him
tho knowledge that Russia really wns
making wnrlike demonstrations."
Professor Morris .Jnstrow, of the Uni
versity of Pennsylvania, said that the
German Emperor was entlrclv misunder
stood In this country, and thnt It would
fall to America to mediate tho war. In
Germany, he stated, thero Is not tho
populnrly supposed bravado, but every
one understands the seriousness of the
$11,265,000,000 IS COST
OF 45 DAYS OF FIGHTING
Estimates Include Loss of Trade to
LONDON. Sept. 15..
The cost ot tho war up to todav, In.
eluding the losses lesultlng from commer
cial paralysis, has been tll.KJ.OOO.OCO,
according to figures compiled here. The
Trade l's to all nations M.fw (iflo 009
i.,is ... iiiuui v. i.tv,, ,.,.--. men
Mnintennnco of soldiers
Feed of hordes
1'ny iKuroprnn rates)
Pay of workmen (nrscnals nnrt
Transportation of soldiers
'I'ransnortHtlon of previsions .
Munitions ten cartridges for In
fantry Artillery ten shots per day.. ..
Murine two shots per day
.mbulaiccs 100,000 wounded ..
Reduction of Imports (In nnrrliiK
Help lo the poor C!0 cents a, day
to one In ten)
Destruction of towns, etc
Tho loss In trndo Is based on expert estimates.
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From our last importation we are showing:
SILVER, GILT AND GUN METAL BUTTONS
BRIGHT AND DULL FINISH JET BUTTONS
MILITARY BUTTONS, ROMAN BUTTONS
JET BUTTONS SET WITH COLORED RHINESTONES
BLACK AND WHITE HORN AND IVORY BUTTONS
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