The Endgame Approaches

Today:

  • Woodrow Wilson was elected President of the United States, with former Presidents Roosevelt and incumbent President Taft finishing in second and third place, respectively.
  • Arizona, Kansas, Michigan and Oregon became the latest states to approve women’s suffrage in state and local elections, but Wisconsin’s men rejected the right of women to vote.
  • In the Battle of Monastir, Serbian forces under the command of General Radomir Putnik army inflicted heavy casualties on Turkish forces, with the Turks losing more than half of their battle force, having 25,000 killed and wounded, and 2,000 taken prisoner.

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