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Merrick County News

 

Scrapbook of Mrs. C. J. (Elizabeth) Dittmer

Assumption - that all these were published in the Clark's Enterprise ...
or the newspaper of Shelby, IOWA
None of the articles bear a publication date or name of newspaper.

Prominent People of World War I


  GENERAL WOOD   
     AND "SAMIES" 
      NOW IN FRANCE


   Camp Funston, Kan., Dec. 30.--
Word has reached here that Major General Leonard Wood, commander of the 89th division has arrived safely

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MAJ-GEN. LEONARD WOOD.

in France with his chief of staff, Lieutenant Colonel C. E. Kilbourne. They went there to study field conditions.
   Paris, Dec. 30.--A Havas dispatch dated "somewhere in France," says a "contingent of United States volunteers" has landed there. The volunteers was received by the general commanding the military district, the pretect, mayor and other civil and military authorities.

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   Commander -in-chief of allied armies who presented the armistice terms to the German delegation.

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   British general who played a big part in bringing about the cessation of hostilities in the world's greatest war.

  


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