In Facts and Findings, Frankfort Area (IL) Genealogical Society, 33:1 (Spring 2008): 14.
Sad News For the Kaiser When He Reads the Progress
Born July 9, 1918, to Mr. & Mrs. Amos Griffin of DuQuoin, twin baby boys weighing nine pounds each. Mother and boys doing fine.
Born Wednesday, July 10, 1918, to Mr. & Mrs. Ed Bray, twin baby boys weighing seven-and-one half pounds each. The family lives west of the Old North Mine.
When the Kaiser is shown this item, he will order out an extra regiment and cuss the Americans worse than ever!