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October 1, 1918

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The Hays, KS schools are closed after two deaths are reported. There are anti-war protests in Berlin. The suffrage bill is voted down in the Senate, as is an amended motion to limit the suffrage extension to white women.

Source: “Close Up Schools,” The Topeka State Journal, Topeka, Kansas, October 1, 1918. Page 1, Column 7.

Earlier Event: September 30
September 30, 1918
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October 2, 1918