World War I; Council of Defense; Disloyalty; Seditious Literature; Socialism; Finance
Lauer reports a rumor heard regarding seditious literature passed along train, which states that the war "is a financial one and that high finance is taking a prominent place in same."
J. Q. Lauer
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-03-06; Waverly, Iowa; Bremer County; Grand Rapids, Michigan