NEW GERMAN LOAN.
AMSTERDAM, December 2. Advices from Berlin state that the Reichstag lias passed a war credit of £250,000,000, Herr Liebknecht being" the only dissentient. Austria's forced levy. desperate~~measures. ROME, December 3. Advices from Vienna state that the war loan subscription is still ■unsatisfactory, notwithstanding a forced levy on all the banks and even or. small rural depositors for contributions. The Civil eervnnte are now notified that the. Government, correctly interpreting their enthusiastic desire to contribute to the country's needs, will retain a percentage of their salaries. The children in all the schools are asked to bring contributions to the loan, however amall. AX UNHAPPY COUNTRY. (London' Times' and Sydney 'Sun'Services.) LONDON, December 2. Reports from Vienna state that food prices have been hastily fixed. Cholera continues to spread.
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WAR FINANCE., Evening Star, Issue 15667, 4 December 1914
WAR FINANCE. Evening Star, Issue 15667, 4 December 1914
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