May 14, 1916
Mayor Mitchel Guarded from "Reds"' Edison Trudges with Flag
Preparedness Patriots March; 137,000 in Line
Reds Demonstration Failed
Becky Edelson, Emma Goldman, et al, had planned another counter demonstration, but their plans went amiss. The two, with a dozen other "reds," had stationed themselves in the building at 208 Fifth Avenue, on which they had fixed a "War Against War" banner.