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Local Bohemian chastises governor for imprecise proclamation, which lumps non-Germans with the "Hun."
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More Bohemian Voices against Babel, which will "cripple our business."
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President of Bohemian association portends damages Babel will create.
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Support for Babel and offer of assistance in Northeast, if necessary.
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Banker notes they sometimes send out foreign-language advertisements and wonder whether this is still permissible.
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Hessler "wants to stop" use of Russian by immigrants he states are never planning to call USA home. Also hopes to join up with local Babel enforcement grous [CoD]. Once worked out of Attorney General's office, now works for National Oat Company.
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Carson writes of recent meeting in Sibley, where a patriotic German spoke against the Kaiser. Carson suggests using him to write something pro-Babel to disseminate to state's Germans.
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Supportive of Babel, notes the irksome prevalence of foreign languages in stores.

A scrapbook page containing two images: Bertha and her business partner in front of their millinery shop in Scranton, Iowa; Scranton's Opera house
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Illustrated image of brewery in Mahaska County, Iowa from 1875 atlas, as well as image of proprietor Blattner's "city garden."
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