, - 7 r v . s Jolmilai. DEVOTED To me cause or IRISH INDEPENDENCE, IRISH LITERATURE aim rnz mrnnnsrs or TI11‘. IRISH anon.
'lloi.' zv.,' No. 22. Whole No. 768.
NEW YORK, JUNE 1, 1918.
tin xottt,rl.lr..nnd.th..ats: an...-st laarehman
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
ENGLAND FRAMES UP A “GERMAN-IRISH PLOT.”
' Tlieilfliclal Press Bureau Puhlishesdn
“Exposure” Charging The Siuu fein
g Leaders In Ireland And Nationalists In America With Planning A New Insur-
rection, With German Aid, Quoting Bernstorifs Alleged llespatclles About
‘The Easter Week Rebellion And Things Snid To llare (Iecurred Before The
- ‘United States Entered The War, But Not one Strap 0! Evidence To Shoiv
There Is Any Conspiracy llow-The Ilhject Is To Inflame American Public
Opinion Against Ireland By falsehood And Base lnsinnation Published In
' The Alnericnn Press-Refuses To Produce The Testimony In Court Because
'; It Would Not Stand The Test-The Country Whieli Clnims To Be Fighting
l‘or.The Liberty M The Small Nations is strangling Liberty In Ireland And
‘ Wnute Amerieiini Ilelp In The Foul Work-Lloyd George Rants 0i The
“‘ llim Past" While lie Ila: Ireland By The Throat In The Living Present.
one lsnaliah Press Bureau ga'vs,out
tho extntencn or the "plot" at the pres-
We are told that there is lame!
I n between
ree uld a hair years.
, a sinn
Rebellion," trons their old nnd InerIdI- ,, "1
table habit of givins thins! talss nAm:dl
"' movement in A
They ‘sinilily rounwsci the
in: it willingly. but huviue no other
szzrlv ram AN OPEN MOVEMENT.
-.,'rhs sinn Fetn orgsnimin
s new in
. people are in
Ink: Eng1and‘s word ior it.
a amp oi evidence oilered to prova
that there is s plot now.
Tint. both the English and American
Govern ent vs be tooled by
uoundl-als who nretend to hnve knowl
edge d rl t with i all
lh r teslinlonv. pro in court.
d be easily shattered. There is
even a pratty good id s as to who ehosn
ra . re. tr e e will
not be produced The procedure in this
use to eondu vs II-
nsperr by deildnatlon and assassination
of character. ‘ ". ‘ ‘ ‘ "
‘I"hare is no Germnmlrlslh pin; to
start an lmeurnctluri in lrelnnd, not
there is n English plot to destroy ths
Nltlcrnal Movement in Irelnnd ond to
discredit the Irish people in America.
E gland’: way or oiissiting the
to make 2. cvnnplncy and they
nglish statement. as it s pear‘
' will be round below.
PRESS Bl7RzAU'n “REVELA7'l0.YS"
situation slnce the beginning oi the
Alter the abortive Rebellion at Easter
lieves dlnsrantly. it Is vef.“ In Wekk, on n s tor a
Informed. But the probability is it is rsvolt in 1917. but this miscarried be.
.,,,,,,1, 5 ‘ - c use he I 's enl is war.
That it sin is the backbone or and Gerninnyl innltility ‘to Ieenld tlrooris
ltl i to nllprang re: was
:" '“;''“':;::. “;;:::.““=" ". 2...: us . . ..... .. ... .
Jim" nu.“ '1 y ii ut it ollennlve in the west ‘V
‘ ml, and when Great Britain prenum
n tworold purpose. to dei7YI"
crushing Ireland by the cl
(1 e intended to inflame American
- TEE aove:1zNsrzNr-5 SINISTER
‘ . 'PL.i.v. l.
The plan is to.try,the am-ted men
in The II
el ti whatever to any 0 "I3 M“ "
rates in in nd. In not even -Ilesed
mat a or them were cognizant 0‘
Lhsm d t t have my
German-lrisn not i
In Ireland uow. -rha in-r
buhlicstion is to show to:
once iavored sn insurrection in Irellnil
would be lniely.to do so ego is.
Not one word is quoted on show that
hip and In In
sad at this tints
moons at oommunieatio
muny Ind lreldrul. ,
on ass or svory lllari t'alIe<I,for
the estnhlishmeot oi suhroarina oases
TEXT or This srarzuzwr.
The statement trom the Press Bnrenli at P“ m
pnrlk-the sriod prior 1
period sides the abortivn
liou oi Euler. l 1 .
"The events at the nrst period
be told in some detail. but ‘the second
rurwuan ln'Ulsl.erT':" 7.... up;
and the upon
period. which concerns recent avents,
permits or no more man a aumma
rnent yvae acting and which won
t in Line public interest to reveal
“This story hegins as early in the wsr
s November 6. 1914. wh
von Benintnrtl n maasag rom i-
Roger Cnsemel-it (Inter captured in iro-
iu d and executed) as ng t at s mes.-
eenser. a native-linrn Amerinsn ii pos-
sihls, to lent to irt-land with word thnt
everything was tnvorahle. t
urry no latter tor fear or arrest. Case
' olean. II A
birth, He resthed Germ
ting massages to America.
i g to a report or Captain
dated Decom r 6.
s1 assursntes were sent in
response to casement’: request that an
.t tn Eerlln pushed by the Ameri
in In January. 1915. trans
y Attache la d
excellent impression hud he-n vrodilred
ths nlot ripened. and on
is address In Ttollerdum a
a name of skai.
t it re John Ds head oi the
(inn. a in the 2!! t that motion
In Ireland could not be postponed much
longs at e reared the arrest oi the
lune h d been he said.
in Llmsriclr by that rlute,
PLOT Fan Easrl-rn YIPRIEING.
"Later in the same mnnlh ron Bern-
slnrn. following his usual practice,
surreptitiously attached to a message
ilrnt tuil d
n by messenger. The nex
Bnrnstort! telegraphed the code to he
(Continued on Pam‘. B.)
mt FURTHER REPORT OF IRISH RACE CONVENTION.
' Addresses llelivered By Supreme Court
Justice Cohaliiu. Ilr. Patrick hlccnrtan,
Envoy of The Provisional hovernment of Ireland. hlrs. lllellhorler.
National President Of The Ladies’
Auxiliary, Ancient Order Of Ilihernians.
Charles J. Bolan, Former hlemller Iii Parliament For North Leitrim And
Miss llughes Bf Canada-hlrs. Skelfinglon's. lllrs. Newman's And Others
lleld Dver, Owing To Stenogrnpher's Illness.
silly Women were
in; by the Police
enl hundred soldiers and sailors
rge number o s
Iru made by I we
who represented a Knownothing secret by the Cardinal or his socreurr
o'CARDIllAl. FARALEYT BOWS T0 ANTI-IRISH BIGOTS
. n! that year Count. Von Beruntortl hen!
10.000 Deahla. am h
o g were lev-
Previous to the meeting an attempt
A Little Group Ill “ Society " Women, Including One Willi A Past, And A Few
Degenerate American hlen,Complained To llinl, litterly hlisrepresenting The
Madison Square Iiardeu Meeting Of hlny 4. And On Their Unsupported
Word. I: Pnhlicly Rebuke: Father llagennis. Who Presided. And Inferenti-
ally Condemns The Whole Catholic hierarchy And Nine-Tenths Of The People
Of Ireland-Irish Catholics of New York Shocked By This Unprecedented
And Wholly Unjnstilishle Aelion-The Virulent Anti-Irish And Anti-Cntliolie
Bigot: Threaten To Appeal TOTTTIE Apostolic Delegate To Put Restrnint (in
Irish Priests Who Ask for Ireland The Same Rights Which President
Wilson Declsra Should Be Restored To Belgium, Servia And other
oppressed Nationalities-The Pope Refused To Take Similar Action When
England Sought To Male Ilim An Instrument 0T ller Tyranny.
on lilhy I Igreat Irish mass meeting lsnguuge. presided over by ms 11
hold in Madison squore Glxden to
Peter E. Mnsenula. a priest a! your
archdiocese, not a drst onender in such
put out or lbe lneetgtnrt that no ans r an real
, eply to the tint letter. Up to [he
present. urur., nld r int o
man with a past nil lIeILher letter nu been acknowledged
ERIE or xs'ow.vornixcs.
eocle lwosed ooually to a ('01
lrish e l t c .
Last weelr it was impossible lo givs port that it would utter such a gross C.,,,m to have the gathering stopped. mm‘n':.‘;';fmh‘”".;:“ “I”; ““ "'“
the iuil report or ths speeches at the lihel on the iaritirh Fleet as to tnstnlr hm R mg", g M g. “,9... mo", mm M” ':l- C“?
irish in cunvsntion t the Can ate at was possiols or a German my “Medea in we,“ 5 1,, R C-“end-u G: 9 <3‘ "'0"-
tral, pe a House. New Iv an . av naval and rrillllarykexpedltton to faith‘ Mm ms mm" “me New mM,.“n’J"'n“ F C t! Z?!“ "1'“'“'t
is and ‘r is it it Is Impossible Ireland lisurhtert so lhat ths whnIe'c.molk mu m ‘ omen I am ms in“ Iv F! 1 In
to union t report, owing to i i ioundsd on an n so “rmm-H u“ “M mm "M mum mtg!" “H L.” 3; nJ'&Gr;4=<
gas. or tns atenographar, who run only smtemeut by General French. a pro to elm“ rm” u 1“ mm an FD-H-st. win I bag -1‘ WI):-
ahls to tlirnv in his copy piecemeal, and diced with as and on.al: editorial onin. mm“ or gens" Fun” N" E M’ . W; m D IF . -
it is not all in yet. ion in ths Ir it Times h mm“ W "um" 6'“ M mm“ H“ mm s G" V?“ T t "INK-
Tm: Game A)ir'.lii'A.V has to go to trsti 13d and’ ‘rib ui m.,,h,,,,- ove n " ' ' Ellzlorglh l'tre.En:ior:tE
press srl t weri<.oo o-tnunu aui'nn.leo I .h.P ,,W,,,,, ‘L, -- -
. Th i M Sk . - , ‘ ‘ ' . ' ' ‘ l -
2:5: Mam "gm, 3 wk’: e:”"" 1'hs touodntion, or die tlrat Incident lungs and ‘later ukeldchlm to ord:r tn: Jay, Hanson B. slo tn, Louis Keller,
. g M . ,
“y "3 one of the I M "er d& n the (raulcun that is what it is (an Cong;-pm“, we I! S" Cl“ SFHHS-‘Pml."Ail;ldnRV:;h T-(rrAa;;:i!,L‘I:!oI'Ard Mltt
Those received in
time to print will be iound below.
TH]: “PLOT” DENIED BY
As soon B-S nlr. hiurptir had finished
reading of the resoluliorls, John 9
Deroy came rorword and ap0ke.ns lol-
r soon these resolutions will be Diss- ‘
ed in their entirety. as reportsd by the In ’
irish In-day hrs in tho same poslr
tion thut Field siarnhal Hal; described ,
the English army t be ii on the We
erlt Front (I; Shier). we are 0 r
In to the wall-o e or: not vomi
and on tho rrleud- '"
H, pliaiisel-Is in discovery or a rolldir
la boa ilnughter) noaiing around
In G Ina. Elly. and the dlnroverv of I
mun Ilrstsn t be d ‘E d
tli said to he Ge an 0 viii
all money u
sud getting silver, and Ilicn going bntli
‘maroon 5 ms
h ,, The whole thing is too absurd and In
'n:i;:,")‘:'m“' :;m'“",; uwleum edible, or vrnud too absurd a d
and GoverlmrGei-tor relimii, a ‘““‘9"“?I= '0 “I” 9 "5'!
cording to his signature (laus)ltel')- :31’ m::"'; "f“m:9'3;=:t‘o';;-imfnz “
i ht r
that Lhere is n Gsrrnsn plot i aug on “mm”, 1 hmmm M M A Gr
blouse) involved; Wu rs
to hat sulomene on Gene
ench's unsupported or
Now, t ere is one s reiasml
we should not take anything Ni that
mar OOLLAPSIBLE soar.
The next piece or evidence that Mr.
niriviiis E. Etone'a unllloyees in an
no axpect u u take in support oi
that sutsrnent Is an editorial n the
1 tisughtnriq editorisi
opinion in the mm Timn that thst
t was coincident with pr depended
invasion from narmsnr
Ttmry is the most in-attricai, nonatnal.
old llthernktta lrelnnd
(lnlllhter and IDI>1ausa)- i did not en-
Mlliit-r. hi .
n merllrlg in t s
irau nevrspnom for tbs last we days.
a .1IlERE Is No PLOT IN IRELAND.
There isn't any irish plot and no Ger-
man plot in lrt There in not any
plot tor the purpose or bringing about
s landing or an. me exped i --
Gerlnul experlltlun n lroiand.
d is not any plot whatever on the part at
e they In doing in [re-
Irish Protestant Church
ll C y or 'imhliu.'
rurummi. Ir England. The tit
proposition or a school teurtaer, a wet
'5 , .(ConMnued onrope 1),
limos reauesiad ihoapoatolir nrlsgate
to iorbid nrlsats i
meetlngn. ITII boll! files the enter:
y ralbtr reiussd in but i
num.ln.on tha lri
Alter the hi rm; Squitg Gardsn
rn ting or 4. Mrs. Bntlni. a
Tier ol 1 own thing women who
the 'slm.> one or
llnence annon .t.h
diocese or New York to
ge 1 dl ’
your appeal (or
"Q ecectlre the
good citizens et-
y .-"'Whel:i a short tin-lean th
or New York.‘
now rend h e
Saturday night last.
sstrstn , sio
rroll. who published in
less to HIV. Tl. trotted I DIInful‘In'lDPe5<
“ city regarding the meetlng held in Mid-
r7.in the arch-
ths end that
repetition at mph
gr stings loner ' ai
number or prominent New Yorkm. folr 1
funds to make more
‘ work: of Cldlollc
. our country and its nlliea in tin war.
plating their eixorts to help the cavern.
I maul II a
rule chiai nlatl-Irish A
orgnns n is y:. - . , ‘
"‘Aa a result or the sin Fell: meet- 9
when the pvi
wager To SHOOT ox BURN rm:
The Imnerltnenoe or this group or
suti-lrish hirntr in describing the meet.
5 in Madison
e in ,3
r .1’): Miollr Delnglle.‘ to whom h h t 1
spring Rice had told as ini:mous story ,3, cu" kfww: !:“‘;j'::,“"“o“,”’ ‘M
0'1‘ 5"‘ "I" "“""e ‘“ spirit that animstes can no well ii
333'’ -‘ "‘:““‘" ' ‘Y5"““'gn;:;"‘: lua ted at a society dinn in a N
be burned." a sentiment to
planned ‘hey all present. it does not
true‘ to these ti creatures that the
might attempt to use lawless violent-s
JIOKSIGXOR cuirroLL'n usrncie.
no letter irotn sionsipnor Carroll to
airs. harlow ea ioilowr, . x
" uv siadatno-l-iia Eininsnu c r-
Isoi-i'Suuare Garden on In: evening or
Mn .r den 99 ms to
nut: that lhis m ting was in halo
uu r th unless the athoiio
notices published that the Rev. Peter EL
slagsnnis would preslde.
rt that Father soagennls did
he attempts to presldo
at such meetings. . ,
"‘E‘nLher iviatennir is a member or
Mu. Enrluv said that it the Car
c stand was not -unicisnt to (‘heck suthl
iconeinueo in Pop: 2.;