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French airmen bombarded Karlsruhe; 130 projectiles were dropped on the castle, the arms factory, and the railway station, with reported great loss of life. Mr. Asquith moved in the House of Commons a vote of credit for £250,000,000. He stated the average daily expenditure since April 1 on war services as £2,660,000. British carried first line of German trenches along a mile of front east of Festubert, but failed to hold them. Zeppelin raid on north-east coast; 16 persons killed and 40 injured.