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July 30, 1918

War labor rules are eliminating hoboes from the rails across the southwest. The munition factory strikes in Birmingham, England has ended. Twenty bandits were killed by US Marines during a revolt in the Dominican republic.

Source: "'Work or Fight' Order is Eliminating the Hobo," The Corpus Christi Caller, Corpus Christi, Texas, July 30, 1918. Page 1, Column 5.

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