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Catalog Number 2013.26.2
Object Name Newspaper
Accession number 2013.26
Description Camp Newspaper

The Dodger
Camp Dodge, Iowa
Volume 1, Number 6
October 20,1917

Articles Included:
Governors from Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota and North Dakota Send Words of Greeting and Cheer to the Men at Camp Dodge
Camp Dodge Goes "Over the Top" in Liberty Loan Subscription Campaign
Son of Famous General Lee is at Camp Dodge
Many Soldiers to Leave Soon
To Be Equipped with "Sam Browne" Belts
Thousands of Girls Are Awaiting to Adopt Soldiers of Camp Dodge
Giant Begs to Be Taken for Service
Paving Completed in Fifteen Days
Former Puncher to Break Wild Horses at Camp - Richard Heinel of 351st Infantry was Real Rough Rider
Over 20,000 Men to Arrive at Camp Dodge in the Near Future
Organizations are Moving to Make Room Enough for New Men
Millionaire is Now Stationed at Camp Dodge - Married but Claimed no Exemption - Is Satisfied Here by G. D. Walley, 349th Infantry
Extra 10 Cent Tax on Tickets
"Alien Enemy" Wants Fight
Headquarters Troop Gets New Piano Free
Change Made in Soldiers' Holidays
A Great Achievement
Why is the War?
Remember the Regular
Those Who Stay
Lessons in Practical Soldiering
Building for Lady Visitors at Camp Dodge - Will Have Place to Meet Friends When They Come Here
Poetry by E.S. Howes
Officer's Overcoat at Dodger Office
Soldiers Now Have Music in Co. Mess Hall - Members of Co. M Have Real Cabaret at Meal Time
The Adventures of Percival James Fitzhugh by E.S. Howes
Formal Opening of Army Club to Take Place Soon - Officers from Camp to Speak at the Opening Next Week
Military Salute Points to Man's Character - Exact Origin of the Military Salute is Not Known
"The Call"
Co. F Now Claims to Have Best Menu
All for Love: A Take of Camp Dodge
Are You Lost, Bub?
All Soldiers are Invited to the Corn Show - Display of Farm Crops in Des Moines During This Week
Little Stories of Camp Dodge
Men and Scenes at Camp Dodge
Impossible for Stage Stars to Appear at Camp - Too Far From the Center of the Theatrical World
Where to Go Next Week
School for the Soldier
A Little 'A This and A Little 'A That
Expert Teaches Soldiers How to Use Gas Masks - Will Build Gas Houses to Be Used to Demonstrate Gas Masks
Sports News
Athletics Have Taken Definite Form at Camp - Every Man Must Take up Some Kind of Recreative Sport
Football Teams From Different Camps Will Play - Pick Team From Among Enlisted Men at Camp Dodge
Largest Field Meet Ever Held in State, Here - Over 20,000 Soldiers Attend Huge Event - Big Holiday at Camp Dodge
Among the Regiments
Movies of All Camp Officers

Date October 20,1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
Subjects World War I
Camp newspaper
Hostess house
Fund raising
Search Terms Camp Dodge, Johnston, Iowa
88th Division
Liberty Bond (Loan)
Liberty Loan