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PUBLIC NOTICES. WEATHER GAUGE AT NOOH TO-DAY At CONN'S "GRAND" PHARMACY, Barometer steady. NO ONE KNOWS BETTER THAN YOUR DOCTOR. It is your doctor's business to diagnose your particular car-e. It is his life study to keep in toucl? with human ailments and their cures. Therefore wh?n you aro sick see your doctor and depend upon his skilful diagnosis. We rill doctors' prescriptions with pure, full-strength drugs of % guaranteed quality. Our compounding is rkilful and accurate. Let us /ill your prescriptions. OCULISTS' PRESCRIPTIONS, EYEGLASSES, SPECTACLES, And REPAIRS A SPECIALITY. CONN'S "CRAND" PHARMACY, GRAND BUILDINGS, HIGH STREET, Dunedin. Telephones, 546. 552. Residence, 3,055. A VOICE FROM THE WEST J lie iouowm;? is a cuaracT-crislic poem by Mr Walt Mason, a clever and unconventional American author and poet, which he entitles GERMAN CULTURE. " Our German culture we must bear To lands benighted everywhere." Ho say the Germans, as excuse For turning howling war dogs loose. Then they, upon some sleeping town, Their messengers of death drop down; The dreaming children thus are slain. And German culture scores again. •"Our culture,"' say the German scribes, " Will elevate all human tribes; We'll purity their darkened souls, And shoot their churches full of holes. When their cathedrals, storied, grand, Are laid in dust at our command. And German shrapnel bursts and whines Anion" (heir worshipped saints and shrines, They'll bless the culture we have brought, And wonder why they ever fought!" Their culture teaches German knights To overlook all human rights. "The bond that bears our hand and seal Mere paper is when martial zeal Inspires .is to the bloody t'rav— A form," the German statesmen say. 'o'ir solemn compact is a fake, And all our oat hi \vc gai;y All contracts and all vows must yield When German culture is alield!" No wonder that the Germans grieve, (since nations simply won't receive The blessing; that they vrouid bestow, ength is 650,000. powerful army, well The approximate war

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 5, Evening Star, Issue 15706, 21 January 1915

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