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A pamphlet urges citizens to create an active and militant peace movement to combat a menace to spiritual salvation.
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Webber writes to Addams about her opposition to the war and hopes that the United States will not enter.
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Parsons sends Addams materials arguing for peace and asks for her support of a Senate resolution (enclosed) to empower a Neutral Nations Conference.
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Karsten sends Gifford peace materials that he requested from Addams.
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Laddey offers to collaborate on peace work with Addams.
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Parsons urges Addams to pressure Henry Ford to undertake a petition campaign to Congress against preparedness.
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Kellogg discusses the need for positive action by peace groups lest the preparedness boosters win out.
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Karsten updates Addams on work done in the Woman's Peace Party, including a meeting of the Chicago Woman's Club where a peace resolution was presented.
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Matthews is participating in an inter-high school debate and requests information on opposition to the enlargement of the United States navy.
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Karsten responds to Taylor and makes suggestions to his argument for a statewide debate in North Carolina.
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Leek had previously asked for information about preparedness, so the Woman's Peace Party sent various literature on the subject.
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Dorman had previously requested materials on "preparedness" as a strategy and the Woman's Peace Party has sent him information on the issue.
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Villard suggests points that Addams might argue in her testimony before the Senate Military Affairs committee, highlighting the political and costs drawbacks of militarization.
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Hyers sends Harrison the material she requested on military preparedness for a school debate.
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Cook is concerned about Wilson's preparedness plan.
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Taylor expresses thanks to Addams for her letter, and asks for any additional advice regarding an upcoming debate on a proposed increase in naval power.
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Thomas writes for Addams, asking for copies of Crane's recent article and querying her on her views on preparedness.
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Addams lists several points of concern against the war and the issue of "preparedness" to Fisher.
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A report of a debate on peace and war preparedness held at the Hackensack Woman's Club.
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Hyers writes for Addams and addresses concerns about Rettig's plan for a citizen's convention to fight the preparedness movement.
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Addams sends Dodds literature on the Woman's Peace Party. It also noted that there are members of Dodd's group that are interested in the Navy League, which does not agree with the Woman's Peace Party.
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Addams explains to Wilson that making preparations for war, while maintaining neutrality, would damage the United States' international reputation.
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Keppel reports on the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace's decisions not to fund most of the peace requests received, noting that the preparedness frenzy has made them cautious.
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French informs Addams that her telegram has been received, and that she has passed it along to President Wilson. She also discusses the importance of cooperation in the interest of peace.
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Jordan invites Addams to Drake University to lecture about world peace and a topic of her choice.
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Addams testifies before the House Military Affairs Committee against indulging in military preparedness.
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Addams states her opinion on military preparedness in the Chicago Tribune.
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