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COPY OF TRANSCRIPT OF RECORD
IN THE UNITED STATES CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS
FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT
OCTOBER TERM, A. D. 1918
VICTOR L. BERGER, ADOLPH GERMER, WILLIAM F. KRUSE, IRWIN ST. JOHN TUCKER, AND J. LOUIS ENGDAHL, Plaintiffs in Error
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Defendant in Error
Mr. SeymouR STEDMAN, Mr. WILLIAM A. CUNNEA, Mr. HENRY F. COCHEMB, Mr. Swan M. JOHNSON, Mr. CHARLES H. SOELKE, Counsel for Plaintiffs in Error
Mr. CHARLES F. Clyne, Counsel for Defendant in Error
Error to the District Court of the United States for the Northern
District of Illinois, Eastern Division
TRANSCRIPT OF RECORD FILED JULY 15, 1919-PRINTED RECORD
17 Order of Feb. 2, 1918, indictment to be filed and cause docketed.
18 Order of Mar. 23, 1918, granting defendants Germer, Engdahl, Kruse and Tucker leave to file demurrers and motions to quash, etc.--.
35 Order of Apr. 9, 1918, extending time to file demurrers, motions, etc... 35 Order of Oct. 2, 1918, setting cause for hearing on demurrer and plea of former jeopardy before Judge Evans.-
36 Order of Oct. 17, 1918, approving bond of Victor L. Berger, etc---
36 Hearing on demurrer, plea and amended plea of defendant A. Germer. 36 Demurrer
36 Plea of former acquittal.
Indictment against Adolph Germer in U. S. District Court for the
39 Certificates of clerk.-.
44, 45 Amendment to plea of former acquittal.
45 Order of Oct. 25, 1918, overruling demurrer to indictment, etc----
48 Order of Nov. 12, 1918, setting cause for trial.Order of Nov. 12, 1918, continuing hearing on motion for a change of
48 Order of Nov. 16, 1918, overruling motion for a change of venue, etc.
48 Order of Nov. 19, 1918, continuing hearing on motion for a bill of par
49 Verdict of Jan. 8, 1919_
56 Order of Jan. 23, 1919, continuing hearing on motion for a new trial.- 56 Order of Jan. 25, 1919, that affidavit of Thomas Nixon and draft of affidavit be impounded with the clerk of the court, etc..
56 Affidavit of Thomas C. Nixon
56 Memorandum of Thomas C. Nixon.
58 Motion for new trial..
59 Order of Feb. 3, 1919, continuing hearing on motion for new trial.
60 Order of Feb. 4, 1919, continuing hearing on motion for new trial.
60 Order of Feb. 11, 1919, continuing hearing on motion for new trial. Order of Feb. 20, 1919, overruling motion for new trial and motion in arrest of judgment--
60 Sentence and judgment of Feb. 20, 1919..
61 Order of Mar. 25, 1919, enlarging time to file bill of exceptions.
61 Order of Apr. 18, 1919, enlarging time to file bill of exceptions.
61 Order of May 23, 1919, enlarging time to file bill of exceptions.
61 Order of May 23, 1919, setting date for hearing on motion for approval of bill of exceptions.--
62 Order of May 26, 1919, extending time to file bill of exceptions.. Order of May 15, 1919, extending time to file bill of exceptions.Bill of exceptions, filed Apr. 12, 1919 : Demurrer
63 Plea of former acquittal.
65 Indictment against Adolph Germer in U. S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan, Southern Division
65 Certificates of clerk.-
71 Amended plea of former acquittal.
72 Decision of the court..
Stipulation in re bill of exceptions
76 Bill of exceptions : Petition for a change of venue.
76 Proceedings had on motion for a change of venue--
78 Stenographic report of proceedings had Nov. 1, 1918, in case of United States vs. August Weissensel.
80 Defendants' request for bill of particulars--
84 Statement as to the times and places of speeches made by any of the
defendants, etc.Evidence on behalf of the Government: Testimony of Arnold A. Schiller..
86, 282 Testimony of William Mandelbaum.
114 Testimony of Irwin Fred Weber
126 Testimony of Anna B. Campbell.
127 Testimony of Anton Dvylis--
131 Testimony of James A. Friberg--
131 Testimony of Samuel Lewenkrohn_.
13: Testimony of Bessie Oxenhandler.
139 Testimony of Eli Crouse.
142 Testimony of Edward Wilbur Camp
143 Testimony of Allison Roberts Bethel Testimony of Thomas J. Scone_
159 Testimony of John E. Ferris.
16S Testimony of Lorenzo T. Plummer.
171 Testimony of William Mankus.
172 Testimony of Carl Berreitter
184 Testimony of: William Mack
192 Testimony of J. E. Harris..
193, 285 Testimony of Eleanor Spathe..
251 Testimony of Colletta V. Hogan.Testimony of Dr. C. E. Cherrington.
Testimony of W. C. Handley.
289, 302, 305
U-Boat article dated April 21, 1916_
330, 357 Article headed “ Down with the War," etc., from American
Socialist of Aug. 8, 1914.-