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factory + it does not seem clean when one part of

the nation is givin' its services in the trenches at

1/1 a day another section should be loafing, drinking

or striking for more pay, neither is it right than

the needs of the country should be exploited for 

the sake of excessive profits by an employer

or merchant.

This is now recognized by the government + I 

believe will before very long be regulated. They

started with the moratorium, then they gradually

by means of the Note issue withdrew the gold

from circulation. They next prevented certain articles

+ Commodities required for home use + for our allies

being exported. Then they fixed the selling price

of Coal. They are now controlling & regulating

the drink traffic their latest effort is to prevent

houses up to 21/0/0 a year in the country

+ 30/0/0 a year in London being advanced in

rent. The  they  have also prevented the Mortgager

raising the Rate of Interest on this class of

property. They are preventing municipalities & 

corporations borrowing money for developments &

extension except on public health accounts

already a great no. of contracts have been stopped

in Bradford. They have doubled the income tax

the are taking 50% of all Extra profits.

made during the war & I believe that if the 

war lasts any considerable time they will either 

by priced loans or taxes levy a further

toll on all classes & even the wages of the

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factory + it does not seem clean when one part of

the nation is givin' its services in the trenches at

1/1 a day another section should be loafing, drinking

or striking for more pay, neither is it right than

the needs of the country should be exploited for 

the sake of excessive profits by an employer

or merchant.

This is now recognized by the government + I 

believe will before very long be regulated. They

started with the moratorium, then they gradually

by means of the Note issue withdrew the gold

from circulation. They next prevented certain articles

+ Commodities required for home use + for our allies

being exported. Then they fixed the selling price

of Coal. They are now controlling & regulating

the drink traffic their latest effort is to prevent

houses up to 21/0/0 a year in the country

+ 30/0/0 a year in London being advanced in

rent. The  they  have also prevented the Mortgager

raising the Rate of Interest on this class of

property. They are preventing municipalities & 

corporations borrowing money for developments &

extension except on public health accounts

already a great no. of contracts have been stopped

in Bradford. They have doubled the income tax

the are taking 50% of all Extra profits.

made during the war & I believe that if the 

war lasts any considerable time they will either 

by priced loans or taxes levy a further

toll on all classes & even the wages of the


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  • November 16, 2017 18:26:50 Thomas A. Lingner

    6

    factory + it does not seem clean when one part of

    the nation is givin' its services in the trenches at

    1/1 a day another section should be loafing, drinking

    or striking for more pay, neither is it right than

    the needs of the country should be exploited for 

    the sake of excessive profits by an employer

    or merchant.

    This is now recognized by the government + I 

    believe will before very long be regulated. They

    started with the moratorium, then they gradually

    by means of the Note issue withdrew the gold

    from circulation. They next prevented certain articles

    + Commodities required for home use + for our allies

    being exported. Then they fixed the selling price

    of Coal. They are now controlling & regulating

    the drink traffic their latest effort is to prevent

    houses up to 21/0/0 a year in the country

    + 30/0/0 a year in London being advanced in

    rent. The  they  have also prevented the Mortgager

    raising the Rate of Interest on this class of

    property. They are preventing municipalities & 

    corporations borrowing money for developments &

    extension except on public health accounts

    already a great no. of contracts have been stopped

    in Bradford. They have doubled the income tax

    the are taking 50% of all Extra profits.

    made during the war & I believe that if the 

    war lasts any considerable time they will either 

    by priced loans or taxes levy a further

    toll on all classes & even the wages of the

  • November 15, 2017 15:24:19 Thomas A. Lingner

    factory + it does not seem clean when one part of

    the nation is givin' its services in the trenches at

    1/1 a day another section should be loafing, drinking

    or striking for more pay, neither is it right than

    the needs of the country should be exploited for 

    the sake of excessive profits by an employer

    or merchant.

    This is now recognized by the government + I 

    believe will before very long be regulated they.

    started with the moratorium, then they gradually

    by means of the Note issue withdrew the gold

    from circulation they next prevented certain articles

    + Commodities required for home use + for our allies

    being exported. then they fixed the selling price

    of Coal. They are now controlling & regulating

    the drink traffic their latest effort is to prevent

    houses up to 21/0/0 a year in the country

    + 30/0/0 a year in London. being advanced in

    rent. the have also prevented the Mortgager

    raising the Rate of Interest on this class of

    property. They are preventing municipalities & 

    corporations borrowing money for developments &

    extension except on public health accounts

    already a great no of contracts have been stopped

    in Bradford. They have doubled the income tax

    the are taking 50% of all Extra profits.

    made during the war & I believe that if the 

    war lasts any considerable time they will either 

    by priced loans or taxes levy a further

    toll on all classes & even the wages of the


  • November 15, 2017 15:18:13 Thomas A. Lingner

    factory + it does not seem clean when one part of

    the nation is given its services in the trenches at

    1/1 a day another section should be loafing, drinking

    or striking for more pay, neither is it right than

    the needs of the country should be exploited for 

    the sake of excessive profits by an employer

    or merchant.

    This is now recognized by the government + I 

    believe will before very long be regulated they.

    started with the moratorium, then they gradually

    by means of the Note issue withdrew the gold

    from circulation they next prevented certain articles

    + Commodities required for home use + for our allies

    being exported. then they fixed the selling price

    of Coal. They are now controlling & regulating

    the drink traffic their latest effort is to prevent

    houses up to 21/0/0 a year in the country

    + 30/0/0 a year in London. being advanced in

    rent. the have also prevented the Mortgager

    raising the Rate of Interest on this class of

    property. They are preventing municipalities & 

    corporations borrowing money for developments &

    extension except on public health accounts

    already a great no of contracts have been stopped

    in Bradford. They have doubled the income tax

    the are taking 50% of all Extra profits.

    made during the war & I believe that if the 

    war lasts any considerable time they will either 

    by priced loans or taxes levy a further

    toll on all classes & even the wages of the


  • November 9, 2017 21:03:02 Thomas A. Lingner

    factory + it does not seem clean when one part of

    the nation is given its services in the trenches at

    1/1 a day another section should be loafing, drinking

    or striking for more pay, neither is it right than

    the needs of the country should be exploited for 

    the sake of excessive profits by an employer

    or merchant.

    This is now recognized by the government + I 

    believe will before very long be regulated they.

    started with the moratorium, then they gradually

    by means of the Note issue withdrew the gold

    from circulation they next prevented certain articles

    + Commodities required for home use + for our allies

    being exported. then they fixed the selling price

    of Coal. They are now controlling & regulating

    the drink traffic their latest effort is to prevent

    houses up to 21/0/0 a year in the country

    + 30/0/0 a year in London. being advanced in

    rent. the have also prevented the Mortager

    raising the Rate of Interest on this class of

    property. They are preventing municipalities & 

    corporations borrowing money for developments &

    extension except on public health accounts

    already a great no of contracts have been stopped

    in Bradford. They have doubled the income tax

    the are taking 50% of all Extra propts.

    made during the war & I believe that if the 

    war lasts any considerable time they will either 

    by priced loans or taxes levy a further

    toll on all classes & even the wages of the


  • June 14, 2017 13:31:19 L G

    factory + it does not seem clean when one part of

    the nation is givin its' services in the trenches at

    1/1 a day another section should be loafing, drinking

    or striking for more pay, neither is it right than

    the needs of the country should be exploited for 

    the sake of excessive profits by an employer

    or merchant.

    This is now recognized by the government + I 

    believe will before very long be regulated they.

    started with the moratorium, then they gradually

    by means of the Note issue withdrew the gold

    from circulation they next prevented certain articles

    + Commodities required for home use + for our allies

    being exported. then they fixed the selling price

    of Coal. They are now controlling and regulating

    the drink h'affin their latest effort is to prevent

    houses up to  24 /0/0 a year in the country

    + 30/0/0 a year in London. being advanced in

    rent. the have also. prevented the Mortager

    raising the Rate of Interest on this class of

    property...


  • June 14, 2017 13:29:52 L G

    factory + it does not seem clean when one part of

    the nation is givin its' services in the trenches at

    1/1 a day another section should be loafing, drinking

    or striking for more pay, neither is it right than

    the needs of the country should be exploited for 

    the sake of excessive profits by an employer

    or merchant.

    This is now recognized by the government + I 

    believe will before very long be regulated they.

    started with the moratorium, then they gradually

    by means of the Note issue withdrew the gold

    from circulation they next prevented certain articles

    + Commodities required for Home use + for our Allies

    being exported. then they fixed the selling price

    of Coal. They are now controlling and regulating

    the drink h'affin their latest effort is to prevent

    houses up to  24 /0/0 a year in the country

    + 30/0/0 a year in London. being advanced in

    rent. the have also. prevented the Mortager

    raising the Rate of Interest on this class of

    property...


  • February 20, 2017 15:07:13 Julia Graff

    facing + it does not seem clear when one fact of

    the notion is given its' serious in the trenches as

    1/1 a day another section should be Coafry, drinking

    or striking for more pay, neither is it right than

    the needs of the country should be espeirted for 

    the sake of excursive thoughts by an employer

    or merchant.

    This is now recognized by the government + I 

    believe will before very long be regulated they

    started with the moratorium, then they gradually

    by means of the Noli ensive withdrew the goes

    from circulation they next prevented certain 


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November 27, 1915
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