Prussian Schultz

Mandan—Henry Handtmann, son of Johann Handtmann, who was recently relieved of his position as deputy sheriff for writing an unpatriotic letter to a German paper, applied for examination and entrance in I company of the Second regiment. The elder Handtmann insists that the article was misinterpreted.

Grand Forks Herald, 7/31/1917

Henry Handtmann, 19 years old, son of John Handtmann of Mandan, who recently was relieved of his position as deputy sheriff because of an article he wrote of an un-American trend, for The Nord Dakota Herald, a German newspaper at Dickinson, is showing his father the way to be patriotic. The young man enlisted on Company I of the Second Regiment of North Dakota.

Ward County Independent, 8/16/1917

Widow Olson

Posted 07/04/2016