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Front page April 24, 1914: 800 Americans denied protection in Mexican capital

Among the news on the front page of The Buffalo Evening News on April 24, 1914:

  • The city of Veracruz, Mexico, is quiet under U.S. control, but life was more nervous for U.S. citizens in the Mexican capital.
  • President Woodrow Wilson vows to seek "reparation" from the Mexican president for "overt acts."
  • Troops are ordered to embark from Galveston, Texas, for Veracruz.
  • "Noted war correspondent" Richard Harding Davis will be filing reports from Veracruz for The News.

April 24 1914