As every one had expected it would be, the campaign was punctuated by the loud shout of "Foul play!"

The Charge. A fortnight ago, warming up on his stump tour, Candidate LaFollette thrust an accusing finger at the moneybags of the Repub- lican Party. Cried he, in effect: "Huge slush fund ! Corruption ! A desperate attempt to buy the election!"

Its Grounds. The grounds given by the candidate for his accusations were two:

1) A letter sent out in Pennsylvania to collect funds for the G. O. P. treasury:...

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