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United War Work Campaign Is Placing
America's Arms Around Gallant Sons
MARTIN COUNTY WILL
STRIKE HANDS WITH MEN
AMID FLAMES OF DATTLE
Through Organization of Men, Women and Young
People Has Been Perfected in This County---
Committees and Teams Are Ready for Whirl
wind Campaign From November 11th to 18th —
In This supreme National Crisis l:very Patriotic
American Must Do His Full Share.
MARTIN COUNTY WAR WORK COMMITTEE
1.1-SI.IK I'OWDI.N, ( In::.
JULIAN C. AN DKRSON,
C. B. H ASSI I .1., Tics.
A. K. I)I'NNIN(i, I'hair
man Speakers Com.
\Y. C. MA N N IN i, Chin.
Alex Corey, Jaimsvilk
C has. 1.. Daniel, Williams
Plenny Peel, .(iriffin
A. It. Avers, Bear (irass
K. B.Crawford, Will iamston
Dr. J. W. Williams, Cross
J. M. I'crry, Kobersonvillr
J. R.Everett, Poplar Point
Mrs. J. P. Boyle, Hamilton
B. M. Worsley, (joose Nest
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This Advertisement Contributed to tne United War Work Campaign By
* " X'
' B. S. COURTNEY
Uncle Sam sends out the call; 3,000,000 boys are waiting for your answer.
Lieut. Conlnflsby Dawson, Fight
ing Author, Makes Stirring
Appeal for Y. W. C. A.
Lieut. Oontngsby Dawson, who wrote
"Carry On," My* of tho war work
which tho Y. W. 0. A. la doing: "Too
at home cannot fight with your HTM,
but you can fight with your mercy.
Tho Y. W. G. A. la offering you Just
thin chance. It garrlaona the women'*
support trenches, which He behind the
men's. It asks you to supply them
with munitions of mercy that they
may be i>a*ttel on to us. We need
auch supplies badiy. Give generously
that we may the sooner defeat tha
What Lieut. Dawson aaya of the T.
W. O. A. he might have said of all the
natlonnl organisations which are com
ing together for tho biggest financial
campaign that organisations have eter
headed. All the *170,500,000 to ba
raised by the seven great national or
ganizations the week of November 11
will be used to garrison and supply
the aupport trenches behind the lines.
They are the T. M. 0. A., the Y. W.
O. A., the National Catholic War Coun
cil, Jewish Welfare Hoard, American
Library Association, War Camps Com
munity Service aud Salvation Army.
American, girls In various uniforms
mlngYo strangely with picturesque
Brittany costumes lu France. The
American Y. W. C. A. has a hostess
house In Brittany where the Signal
Corps women live and a but where
the nurses spend their free time. Both
these centers are fitted with many of
the comforts and conveniences of
"At a tea given at the nurses' hut
one Saturday afternoon," writes Miss
Mabel Warner, of Satlna, Kansas, Y.
W. C. A. worker there, "thera was an
odd gathering—one admiral, a bishop,
a I'resbyterlan minister, a Roman
Catholic priest, a doctor, an ensign,
one civilian and myself."
Firat Victory Boy's Work J
"Say, I'm wlar to yon, all right," a
Western Union messenger boy whis
pered to one of the directors of tho
United War Work Campaign In tfc*
Now York headquarters. The direc
tor's desk had only just been moved
In and tho work of the big drive had
"I'm onto your stunt," tha boy went
on as ho swung a grimy flst over the
desk; "you're goln' to give us fellows
that ain't old enough to go to war a
chance to earn an' give to back up a
fighter an' help wilt the war. Listen;
I'm In on this."
The crumpled fO bill he dropped on
the desk made him the first of "a mil
lion boys behind a million fighters"
who are to be lined up as Victory Boys
during the week of the drive.
There will be a division of Victory
Girls, too, and every bot and every
girl enrolled will have to earn every
dollar he or slut gives to tha war weifc
fund. i hfs.ii wi ■