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Fall of Nowo Georgiewsk; Russians driven back between Augustowo and Osowiec and Germans across the Niemen east of Tykocin; von Mackensen drawing near to Brest Litowsk. Germans regain some of their lost trenches on the AblainAngres and Bethune-Arras roads. British submarine E 13, grounded on the Danish island of Saltholm in the Sound, shelled by a German destroyer and the crew fired upon while in the water. The White Star liner Arabic, Liverpool to New York, torpedoed and sunk by a German submarine; some American passengers drowned.