Thursday, January 05, 2017

Today -100: January 5, 1917: Wherein is named a blessing of war


Germany promised to return some of the Belgians it deported to Germany for forced labor. If they’ve done so, I haven’t heard about it, but they are returning 70 tuberculosis cases. In a slow cattle car.

Russian censorship is relaxed to allow newspapers to “publish all conceivable versions” of the death of Rasputin.

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1 comment:

Pat, Marcus & Alexis said...

Truly, who can't be happy that World War One brought overalls to women?