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VOL. LIV.-NO. 16,764. ' PORTLAND, OREGON, MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 1914.
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SENT BY JAPAN
War to Follow If Germans
NATION PREPARES TO FIGHT
Tokio Meanwhile Assures
America Its Interests Will
Be Fully Protected.
PEACE DECLARED DESIRE
Nation Sends Notice to Berlin
by Six Channels, United
States Being One.
TOKIO. Aug. 16. 2:30 P. M. Japan
Bent an ultimatum to Germany Satur
day night at 8 o'clock, demanding the
withdrawal of German warships from
the Orient and the evacuation of Kiau
Chau and giving Germany until Sun
day. August 23. to comply with the
demand. Otherwise, the utlmatum
states. Japan will take acticm.
The general expectation here Is that
the ultimatum will be followed by war.
I it Illinium Sent by Six Roulm.
Takaaki Kato, the Japanese Foreign
Minister, simultaneously with the dis
patch of the ultimatum, conferred with
George W. Guthrie, .the American Am
bassador, and made to him a broad
statement calculated to assure the
United States that American interests
in the Far Fast would be safeguarded
and the integrity of China upheld.
Owing to doubts whether communi
cations with Berlin were assured.
Japan, in order to insure the arrival
of the ultimatum, forwarded it to Ber
lin by six channels, including Wash
ington. London and Stockholm. The
government also notified Count von
Hex. German Ambassador to Japan, and
likewise retarded the time limit for a
reply until August 23.
Premier Makea Announcement.
Count Okuma. the Japanese Premier,
today invited the peers, the newspa
permen and the leading business men
of Tokio to come to his office at noon,
at 4 and 6 o'clock in the afternoon, re
spectively, when he made known to
them the terms of the ultimatum and
announced that he would give out the
negotiations in connection with the al
liance. The ultimatum follows:
We consider It highly important and
necessary in the present situation to
take measures to remove the causes of
all disturbances of the peace in the Far
Fast and to safeguard the general in
terests as contemplated by the agree
ment of alliance between Japan and
Peace In m Declared Desire.
"In order to secure a firm and
enduring peace in Eastern Asia, the
establishment of which is the aim of
the said agreement, the Imperial Japa
nese government sincerely believes It
to be its duty to give the advice to
the Imperial German government to
carry out the following two proposi
tions: "First To withdraw immediately
from Japanese and Chinese waters
German men-of-war and armed vessels
of all kinds and to disarm at once
those which cannot be withdrawn.
"Second To deliver on a date not
later than September 15 to the Imperial
Japanese authorities without condition
of compensation the entire leased ter
ritory of Kiau-Chau with a view to the
eventual restoration of the same to
"The Imperial Japanese government
announces at the same time that In the
event of Its not receiving by noon on
August 23, 1914, an answer from the
Imperial German government, signify
ing its unconditional acceptance of the
above advice offered by the Imperial
Japanese government, Japan will be
compelled to take such action as she
may deem necessary to meet the situa
tion." Regret Officially Intimated.
Inspired utterances express regret at
the inability to maintain neutrality,
but say that Great Britain, the ally of
Japan, Is compelled to defend herself
against the aggressions of Germany.
Moreover, it Is pointed out that Ger
many is making preparations day and
night at Kiau-Chau, where It Is storing
provisions, while its warships are
scouring the seas of Eastern Asia to
the great detriment of commerce, and
that its converted cruisers are seizing
English merchant vessels. Such actions,
it is argued, are directly calculated to
disturb the peace of Eastern Asia and
accordingly, after full and frank com
munication with Grtat Britain. Japan
has found herself compelled to send
an ultimatum to Germany.
The Japanese war office summoned
all newspapermen at 1 o'clock In order
that they might receive Instructions In
regard to the publication of news, in
the event a state of war should come
Dealre for Territory Disclaimed.
The text of the Japanese ultimatum
has created a profound impression, al
though it had been predicted that Ja
pan van making ready to participate in
Count Okuma. the Premier, and Ta-
I u hnv. Aug. IT. 12:40 A. M. The
Austrian ambassador left London last
nii; In for Plymouth. From Plymouth
he ii ill nroeeed to Genoa on a steamer
placed at his disposal by Great Britain.
BOSTON. Aug. 10. Two hundred i
American tourists who were overtaken
in Southern Europe by the war ar
rived today from Naples on the'steemer
tanoplc, of the White Star line. Some
of them were destitute.
LONDON, Ana". 16. A Lloyd's dls
nim h from Amsterdam says the Dutch
steamer Klnderijk of 1375 tons, ar
riving today at Ymuiden with her dows
damaged and some of her crew hurt,
while others were missing, reports
hating been In collision with a British
MADRID, via London, Aug. 16. 8:03
P. M The Snanlsh troons In Morocco
are being sent to Tangier, owing to
the outbreak among the Moors in me
LONDON, Aug. 16. German cavalry
Is officially reported to be concen
trating In Eastern Prussia, on the Rus
sian border, nnd German reserve troops
nre said to be advancing to the south
ward along the frontier.
MADRID, via Paris, Aug. 16. The
government has decreed a suspension
of the tariff on coal and grain.
FALMOUTH, England., Aug. 16. The
United States cruiser Tennessee, with a
large sum of money for the succor of
American cltlsens stranded In Europe,
arrived here tonight.
STOCKHOLM, Aug. 16. In order to
reopen Swedish navigation the govern
ment has proposed that Parliament fix
a guarantee of SO per cent war risk; on
cargoes and hulls, the ship owners tak
ing the responsibility of insuring the
crew. Thus navigation to England and
America probably will be opened next
PARIS. Aug. 16 An official com
munication today says the Dutch troops
in the Provinces of North Brabant and
Llmliiirr jire msnlfekttng discontent
nirnliiat the Germans whom they accuse
of being responsible for the actual slt-
nstlou. Their officers are said to
have difficulty In controlling them.
nnuc I'.irU. Aticr. 16. It Is an
nounced that the Foreign Office Is pre
paring a green book to demonstrate
further the efforts made by Italy
throughout the negotiations and until
the latest moment to prevent a con
flict. The book will also Justify Italy
In her neutral stand. ,
BERLIN, via Amsterdam and London,
(nr. 16. The northward advance of
the Austro-Hungarlan armies continues
both along the right nnd left banks of
the River Vistula, forming the boun
dary between Austrian Gallcla and Rus
ST. PETERSBIRG, via London, Aug.
10 The Austr'ni troops evacuated the
towns of Klelce and Chencln In Russian
Poland on August 13, after an attack
by Russian cavalry, which dispersed a
body of SOO Csech Inhabitants of Sokal
in Austrian Gallcla, who were sup
ported by the Tenth Regiment of Aus
LONDON, Aug. 16. The official bu
reau Issued a statement oday saying
that a state of siege had been officially
proclaimed In Bulgaria.
LONDON, Aug. 16. A Lisbon dispatch
r,, the Exchange Telegraph Company
announce that the Cabinet has decided
i., strenathen the garrison In Portu
guese Africa and to Increase the num
ber of naval units by arming merchant
men. LONDON, Aug. 16. A dispatch from
St. Petersburg to Reuter's Agency says
it Is officially announced that two Ger
man torpedoboat destroyers have bom
barded Polangen In the Province of
Courland, on the Bnltlc, but without
dolag any damage.
PARIS, Aug. 16. A dispatch from
Huelva, Spain, reports that the crew of
the steamer Katherlne, from Algiers,
saw an English torpedo flotilla capture
two German steamers, one a freighter
and the other a passenger ship. The
latter tried to escape and eight snots
were Bred at her before she came to.
LONDON, Aug. 16. A Renter dispatch
r Rnne rhir that the Paris cor
respondent of the Tribune hears that
Greece has decided to demand explana
tions from Constantinople regarding
the cencentrntlon of troops on the
Turkish frontier. Unless the reply is
satisfactory Greece will mobilize.
LONDON, Aug. 16. (Special.) The
English Free Bureau has issued a
statement that the French and Ba
varian troops have engaged one an
other In an action of some consequence
In the region of Blumont CIrcy and
Avrlcourt. The report says the French
hp mmnlrlrly successful, capturing
the forts of Blumont and CIrcy and the
heights of Andela.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 16, The
British steamer Cloughton, for whose
safety from seizure anxiety was felt
by shipping Interests, in view of the
near proximity of German cruisers,
entered the Golden Gate today with a
cargo that Includes 6700 tons of corn
from Rosarlo, Argentina.
PARIS, Aug. 16 The police have
prohibited the sale of absinthe. Bars
violating the order will be closed.
WAR INSPIRES TRADE HOPE
Secretary I.ane Sees Chance to Be
come Commercial Mistress.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 16. (Special.)
Secretary of the Interior Lane predicted
today that the war will result In a. vast
development of the mineral and man
ufacturing resources of the United
"It is possible so to develop and
utilize our mineral and manufacturing
resources, particularly in the West."
said Secretary Lane, "that the label,
Hade in the United States,' will be
come familiar around the world,"
JAPAN IS FRIENDLY
TO UNITED STATES
Policy Is Like That of
America In Cuba.
TERRITORY IS NOT DESIRED
Kiau-Chau to Be Given Back
to China if Captured.
TASK MAY BE DIFFICULT
Reduction of German Possession in
China Likely to Prove Harder
Than Taking or Port Arthur.
Town Is Well Fortified.
BT JOHN CALLAN O'UAUGHLIN.
WASHINGTON. Aug. 16. In sending
an ultimatum to Germany for the evac
uation of Kiau-Chau, Japan, it is
learned tonight. Is actuated by these
First, to assure the general peace of
the Far East.
Second, to carry out loyally and faith
fully treaty obligations with Great
In determining to wage war against
Germany, provided that country does
not comply with the ultimatum deliv
ered calling for the evacuation of Kiau
Chau. Japan intends
To observe and protect the neutral
ity of China;
To return to China the district of
Kiau-Chau, now defended by 5000 Ger
Policy Momentous to America.
A further important fact which has
become known is this: That Japan In
tends to continue the policy of culti
vating the most friendly and cordial
relations with the United States, and
to this end will respect and enforce
the principles which form the basis of
the common policy of the two nations.
The information described is of
the highest moment to the American
people It means that the Tokio gov
ernment t not inspired by a desire to
extend Its territories. It means that
China's neutrality Is to be absolutely
respected, though in the vicinity of
Kiau-Chau, for military purposes, it
may be necessary temporarily to pass
through Chinese territory. It means
that the trade passing across the Pa
cific is to be freed from the danger
of interference by belligerent ships. It
means, finally, that Japan will not
permit anything to take place which
will embarrass its relations with us.
Allen Land Question Submerged.
More than this, the question which
contained the seed of trouble between
the United States and Japan, that in
relation to the California alien land
law. Is to be submerged, for the time at
least, in the greater events transpir
ing There need be not the slightest ap-
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INDEX OF TODAY'S NEWS
YESTERDAY Maximum temperature, 70
degrees; minimum, 50 degrees.
TODAY Fair and warmer; northerly winds.
Repulse of Germans by French at Dinant
reported. i page 1.
O'LauRhlin says Japan Is friendly to United
.States In Far Eastern moves. Page 1.
Japanese Ambassador notifies Bryan of ul
timatum to Germany. Page 2.
Italian paper comments on absence of Ven
ice from coming - battle In Adriatic.
Germans charge Russia with violation of
law of nations. Page 3.
Seven groups of Islands and Chinese protec
torate threatened by Japan. Page 2.
Americans to get home more easily. Page 4.
Daring attack made on Metz fortress by
French aviators. Page 1.
Grain shippers think commerce will soon be
resumed. Page 4.
Germans drop bomb in Namur from aero
planes, injuring civilians. Page
Washington views action of Japan as espe
cially grave development. Page -.
Pacific Coast League results Portland 3-2.
Sacramento 1-0; Oakland 2-3, San Fran
cisco 5-T: Venice 1-3, Los Angeles. 2-15.
Fielder Jones to manage St. Louis Federal
League team. Page S.
Boston threatens to take lead from New
York Giants. Page 8.
Fire sweeps private timber hear Foster.
Millinc Dlant at Imbler destroyed by fire.
loss 125,00O. Page 4.
New York firm of prisoner at Grants Pass
Is blamed for four suicides of victims
of deals. Page 9.
Portland and Vicinity.
Advance in prices of products said to be
aggravated by speculation. Page 12.
First community sing declared success
Portland movies show thrillers to large
crowds. Page 7.
Rev. O. C. Rarick declares we are living in
millennium. Page 0. t
Italian congregation observes Feast of Ma
donna. Page 0.
German and Austrian residents in patriotic
gathering subscribe $1200 to Red Cross
fund. Page 12.
Federal Industrial Commission to convene in
Portland Wednesday morning. Page 12.
Chapel on summit of Mount Scott de
stroyed by fire. Page 12.
Mrs. Heim. "June, the Blonde," confesses
bad-check oasslne here, blaming hyp
notic spell of male consort. Page 9.
PEACE-PRICE MAN LOSES
Vancouver Chinaman Mourns Loss
Due to Ignorance of Rise.
VANCOUVER, Wash., Aug. 16. (Spe
cial.) Kong Loy, a merchant prince
and 'king' of the local aggregation of
Celestials in this county, was taken
advantage of by those who had been
following market reports and who
learned he had a large quantity of su
gar on hand. Before he learned why
there was such a demand for sugar he
had sold 40 sacks at $5 a sack. Then
he investigated In Portland and learned
the cause, after losing J100 increased
He will hold the remainder of his
stock until he Is absolutely sure he is
doing tne right thing.
QUEEN TO USE ECONOMY
Wilhelmina or Holland Will Con
serve Funds for Relief Work.
LONDON, Aug. 16. An Amsterdam
dispatch to the Dally Chronicle says
that Queen Wilhelmina has decided to
Institute more economy at the Dutch
court, so that there may be larger
funds available for relief work.
The usual royal visits to Amsterdam
and other places have been stopped and
the principal court functions of the
coming Autumn and Winter have been
THE DAME IS A VERY OBLIGING OLD
Hundreds of Cavalry
ARTILLERY DUEL IS BBW
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French at CioieTOccupy Both
Banks of River.
NO MERCY SHOWN SPIES
Executioners Do Not Even Ask
Names of Men Taken Intd Back
Yards and Shot Work of
PARIS. Aug. 16 An official note is
sued by the War Office confirms the
report of a battle at Dinant. Belgium.
"A division of German cavalry, sup
ported bv some battalions of infantry,
attacked Dinant today. The French
cavalry repulsed the German troops,
who retired In disorder.
"The French troops captured some
hundreds of German cavalry horses,
which were immediately sent to the
rear to serve as remounts for the
French in High Spirta.
"The high spirts of the French troops
greatly encouraged the Belgians."
LONDON, Aug. 16. Reuter's corre
spondent in Brussels telegraphs that
the French legation there confirms the
report of a victory by the French at
Dinanta today. He says the German
troops appeared In force with several
quick-firing guns and attacked the
French position. A brisk fight ensued,
in the course of which the French ar
tillery decimated the German troops.
At the end of the fighting the French
occupied both banks of the river.
Aeroplanes Drop Bomba on Namur.
German aeroplanes are dropping
bombs on the city of Namur. One mis
sle fell on the Bridge Domallus,
wounding five men. three seriously.
Aug. 16. Germany's setback at Liege
made possible the fortifying of a strong
line of defenses all along the Meuse
Valley. Bayonets, mounted guns and
barbed-wire labyrinths present formid
able obstructions to the invading army.
An hour's ride below Liege Is Namur,
which is regarded as the second strong
est point of defense. The same dis
tance below Namur lies Dinant, on the
site of an ancient fortress.
High up on the mountainside are
new fortifications armed with a bat
tery of modern French guns. Civic
guards are posted at every railroad sta
tion, bridge and crossroads.
Most of the French soldiers came
here direct from the large military base
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SUNDAY'S WAR MOVES
FOREMOST in the developments yes
terday in the European war situation
was the entry of Japan into the fray.
Official announcement was made at
Tokio of an ultimatum to Germany to
surrender Kiau-Chau, in Shantung
Province, China, and withdraw her
cruisers from those waters. Japan
takes this action, the Tokio govern
ment declares, to preserve the peace of
the Far East, to protect China In her
neutrality and to fulfill Japan's treaty
obligations to Great Britain. Germany
is commanded to surrender Kiau-Chau
to Japan, in order that at the close of
the war Japan in turn may give it back
'ommunication by cable witli Berlin
being Interrupted, the Japanese For
eign Office has intrusted its note to
six different agencies, one of them the
Government of the United States, for
forwarding to Germany. Japan also
made the date of the compliance with
her ultimatum August 23, to give more
time for the communication to reach
its destination. Viscount Chinda, the
Japanese Ambassador at Washington,
yesterday communicated the text of
the Japanese note to Secretary Bryan,
together with Japan's assurance that
It desires to acquire no territory and
undertakes to protect the Interests of
neutrals, including Americans, In the
Washington opinion was that the ac
tion of Japan added a grave aspect to
the war, but it was declared in well
informed but not official circles that
Japan's attitude would be characterized
by the utmost friendship for llie United
States and that no effort would be
made to take advantage of the situa
tion in respect to the pending Califor
nia alien land bill negotiations.
It is pointed out that Japan's atti
tude in relation to Kiau-Chau is simi
lar to that of the United States in
Opinion generally is that Germany
will refuse compliance and, anticipat
ing this, Japan Is making war prepara
tions. Kiau-Chau lias been strongly
fortified by the Germans since they ob
tained it from China in a settlement
for the murder of two missionaries
and will give a good account of Itself.
It is so situated that it is believed the
problem of its capture will be a mili
tary rather than a naval one. It has a
garrison of about 5000 men. In taking
It from Germany Japan will avenge
herself for German's action several
years ago In circumscribing Japanese
territorial ambitions In the Far East.
On the line of battle in Belgium,
Germany and France, despite the re
peated repulses which they have suf
fered, the German battalions continue
to move forward for a decisive en
counter, which cannot be delayed much
longer. While there has been a lull
in the fighting in Northern Belgium,
the Invaders are sweeping along the
valley of the Meuse, south of Namur
and have reached Dinant, where part
of a strong French force, which Is es
tablished behind that town, took the of
fensive and defeated them.
The incident shows that the French
crossed the Belgian frontier to join
hands with their allies not a moment
too soon. All along the Alsace-Lorraine
frontier the advance guards of the two
opposing armies havo come into con
tact and, according to French official
reports, the Germans have been driven
back everywhere with loss.
Strong French forces are now in pos
session of all the passes of the Vosges
Mountains, from the west, as far ns
those leading down to Colmar. Fur
ther south, French forces are ready to
proceed over the flat country toward
The French have taken the offensive
along the line from Luneville to Soar
burg, on the German frontier, but here,
as in the other theaters of war, the
main armies have not come Into con
tact. On the Austro-Servian and Austro
Russian frontiers, both sides claim vic
tories in encounters. But these can
have little effect on the general result
unless the Servians compel the Aus
trlans to send stronger forces in an at
tempt to subdue them.
Austria is preparing to resist an at
tack on her shores of the Adriatic,
which possibly will be undertaken by
the joint Anglo-French fleet.
It Is explained that the state of siege
which has been proclaimed in Bulgaria
Is simply a precautionary measure so
that the country will be prepared in
case of emergency.
A revolt of Socialists in Germany is
reported in a dispatch from Rome. So
cialists are declared to be in a frenzied
anger over the execution of their leader.
SPRINGFIELD MILL WORKS
New Booth-Kelly Plant Is Gathering
hogs Left by Fire.
SPRINGFIELD. Or.. Aug. 16. (Spe
cial.) The new Booth-Kelly mill here,
has been In operation for a week. It
is reported tnai 88,000 feet were cut
Friday In eight hours, ogs from the
new camps at Kelly, on the Upper
Willamette, are still being shipped to
Coburg, but by the end of the week
the log dumo nere will be In use.
Cleaning up of the pondful of logs left
since the ? -i 1 1 burned three years ago
is progressing. These logs, says Man
ager A. C. Dixon, seem not to have de
teriorated at all.
The Springfield Development League
has completed plans for "Mill day" cel.
ebratlon August 29.
HOTELMEN SHOT AS SPIES
Danish Prince Reports. Executions
of Eight Germans In Paris.
STOCKHOLM. Aug. 16 (Via Lon
don.) Prince Aage, of Denmark, who
was arrested a short time ago by
Germans as a spy, but later was re
leased, arrived Friday at Helsingborg
The Prince said the director of the
Hotel Astoria at Paris and seven of
his staff, all Germans had been shot
DARING ATTACK IS
MADE BY AVIATORS
Two Drop Bombs Into
Fortress of Metz.
MEN SUBJECT TO HOT FIRE
Motor of One Stops in Midst of
SAFE RETURN IS MADE
Paris Account of Fighting at llla
niont it ml Clrccj-sur-Vcor.e
S;iys Germans Were IcpnleI
After Heavy Fighting-.
PARIS. Aug. 16. Details of a rtnring
exploit at Metz, carried out by French
military aviators, were given today In
an official communication Issued by the
War Office, which says:
"At half past 3 on Friday evening
Lieutenant Cassarl and Corporal Prud
homme, flying In separate aeroplanes,
left the French fortress of Verdun with
orders to reconnolter, if possible, and
destroy the dirigible balloon shed lit
the German fortress of Metz.
"Lieutenant Casaarl flew over the
fortress at a height of nearly 9000 feet,
while Corpornl Pruilliotiime remained at
the lower altitude of about (800 feet.
Motor Mop In Mldat of I Ire.
"A terrific fire was CI reeled on the
two aviators from the fortress Karrlnoh,
and during the fusillade the motor uf
tho Lieutenant's aeroplane stopped. A
hp did not wish to fall In his mission,
he began to volplane, and while doing
this threw a bomb with ninrvelou cool
ness. Shortly afterward he succeeded
in gvtting ills motor started again.
"In the meanwhile the Corporal had
hurled his projectile also.
"The smoko over the city prevented
tho aviators from seeing whether they
had been successful, but they believed
they had achieved their purpnae nnd
flew away amid a rain of aliella from
qulck-flrlng gun They returned safe
ly to Verdun."
Huc.li Tronpa MeMlraa.
The official communication continues:
"Belgian and German troops were re
ported to be fighting today near Dinant
to the south of Namur, Belgium. French
troops also were In the vicinity.
"More than 500 Herman soldiers were
taken prisoners by tho French when
they occupied aevcral mountains In the
vicinity of Denon and Itougemont, on
the border of German Lorraine, on Fri
day. "The Dutch troops In the Netherlands,
provinces of North Brabant and Llm
burg, are showing discontent against
the Germane, whom they accuse of be
ing responsible for the actual situation.
The Dutch officers are ilndlng difficulty
In controlling their men.
Fighting llravy on French i r.mnil
"Further details of the fighting
around Blamont and Clrey-sur-Vezouse,
In the French department of Muerthr-et-Moselle,
show that the Germans
were strongly entrenched behind earth
works near Blamont when on Friday
night the French divisions began their
attack. The German outpoata re
pulsed the French, who at daybreak
the following day resumed tho of
fensive, supported by artillery, and
succeeded during the afternoon In tak
ing Blamont and Clrey. The German
troops then occupied the heights to the
north, from which they wero also
driven. The German casualties were
"All the German and Austrian sub
jects resident In Morocco have been
expelled by the French authorities and
it is alleged they havo extended their
intrigues with the natives elnce tho
beginning of the war.
Acta of llrutallty Charged.
"Tha transportation of troops and
provisions in France prevents for the
moment the resumption of normal
traffic on the railroads, but latar on
it will be possible to Increase the num
ber of tralna.
"The German troops, while evacuat
ing several villages in Southern Alsace,
committed many acta of brutality. Our
troops found many bouaes burned and
corpses riddled with bullata In the
atreeta notably at Dannemarle. near
Altklrch, In Southern Alsace."
A dispatch from Rome, received by
the Havaa agency today, aaya that the
Trtbuna aaaerts It hae learned from a
good source that Greece has decided to
demand explanations In Constantinople
about the concentration of Turklah
troopa on the frontier of Thrace and
that If the Turkish government's reply
it not aatlafactory Greeca will mobil
ize her army.
At Belfort Jean Cruppl. ex-I- ranch
Minister of Justice, haa gathered to
gether hundreds of children of poor
reservlita flow at the front and will
take care of them on his e-tate whlla
the hostilities lant.
GERMANS IXEPOKTKD LO.slNti
Renter llsiatch Kac French Hold
Purts of Frontier.
LONDON, Aug. 1. The Parle Tempi,
according to a Reuter dispatch, thus
aummarliea the military altuatlon:
"The German forces stretch from
Liege to the Mulhauien dlatrlct, with
marked density north. Their front
Meems to follow the course of tha
Orthe Klver, then the frontier, which
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