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dollars 'they had in the world;
the lawyer took it.
-The husband was arrested
Nov. 9. The matter was con
siderably involved at the trial,
and probably I the ' whole truth
never did come out. ' There Was
some talk of $20 whicrjithe man
ager had admitted, he had awed
the husband, but that, was never
established. The husband was
found guilty of jfttting'$41,,a,nd
the prpsoect of the criniinal court
was staring him in the face
The case was continued sev
eral times 'by Judge 'Himesp afld
he with the representative .of the
state's attorney's office, attempt-'
ed to settle the-case so that the
maq would be ,rejeasedyfram jail
and "be allowed to earn money, to
pay off this debt The husband s
place hvthe mill was ppen to him,
and he was ible'tq wojjc.. r, ?, -
rThe; case j dragged for .three
weeks, he husband iij jail -all the
time, the-sales, manager 'obdurate
in his Remand tha-trhxgo'io the
hewould haye tp puffer- for the
lofsTol ,the-"rioneyU Ifuthe re
fused'. Jet .the Jujsbaid be-,re-leas'eKfoiv
the wifes security -so
the mQneyCcpuld'bVpaio!.," "
The wife' -was penniless. She
had been told tht she -yvould have
to make, some. payjtfent on the
renL She had no ."friends. .She
was not strqttg' enough to worJ$
She '3as not a "Jega.1 resident of
Chicage,fand "the charitable or
ganizations could do nothihg.for
The sales manager' totd the
wife he would-put -her husband
"overThV road?' ""Hul'thVf Im1.'
would see that her room tent wa
pai.d andr she was cared for dur
ing his incarceration. " The" sales
manager; had a wife, and baby
himself. , But the wife ref used.f f
Last Friday'" the case came u6
for what appeared to be the last
time, -and ;apparenty there was
no 'hope for, the man or woman'
Tfifii he'udge discovered h
could disppse -of the case hini,
sef, without sending the man to .
thfrgrand, juty, and the case was
put over to Saturday. That was '
the salvation' aftle wife, and"
possibly of the husband.
Saturday, when the case waV
called; the. -sales manager chang-
ed front, agreed to let the wife go
her husband's bohd, and to take
$5 a week in payment until the
debt wis wiped out.--;
i' Not very drarhatic - No ; in"
real i lifer it-ctdesfifc always hap
pen -the stage way: But if on,,
could write the mental suffering
of life" wife probably" the audience
would feel and weep" with heff
She wis. merely an every-dav"
woman, with an eyefy-day loVaP
ty"t'o "her husband arid she didn't
cryP'Good reward :you; kind sir,"
to" the Judge. Noj she merely
fainte'ds " ,
" ' An3 today. the husband' Ts hacj
at work again, earning money to
clear "rjis. and his .wife's' name
The wife is riot strong, she needsj
medical attention, 'But that vnjfa
ha,ve tp wait. 1 She ls.smiling for
the" first time in .weeks. "nj
As was said in the beerinriine..
, . . '..TJJj &i i. j j wi3
tnjs is merety a piain siai
qf facts. There are enpugt