National Affairs: War

The states of New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota are battling the states of Illinois, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi over what-shall-be-done with the water of the Great Lakes. A learned man with a diplomatic beard, Charles Evans Hughes, sat in Washington last week as Special Master to hear the evidence asked for by the Supreme Court. The first group of states is seeking an injunction against Illinois and the Chicago Sanitary District to restrain them from taking water out of Lake Michigan with their Drainage Canal and sending it...

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