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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, December 05, 1911, Image 26',
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have' tliattreaty. Come, be .sen-.
siHe, ,man. ! -It's of .'the 'first im
portance to my. country, and. J
can'taffojfd to ,be unsuccessful:
But"! don'twant you to lose-yoW
job;" he went-on with-a-chuckle.
tearing, open the-case, froniiwhich
herfextractedi the . envelope.- n'TU ,
makea bargain witlr your First,
by the "way, I'lLtake'your Revol
ver.-' Thanks L Jtfow.EH'capy'th.e,
cpnfents and ''give lt.back'tolyou,
look, as - if -i if i had' iat I beentaip-pefed'wftht-r-I
if has 'beenseeni" r t , i
. Stall 'Jgeepin g Allston .covered .
withrthe reyolver;ithespy. struck
a", match' andIi the" oilclamp'i in?
the.- roof. orioie compantment;
in 'flic-handle. - A tinyglobulerof
fire appeared;a"minstant;ilater the
hot" steel' hadr.see'n"d i its ,way
thfohgh,the:mideripar,t of ihrseal
and the cnvelopeflew openrc.The
spy cxtracted.tne dacumentn-A ,
A. glance oi;,inteuse astonish?
ment, ahasty .perusal," and th"e
document fluttered to-the ground".
Then suddenly the. spy "burst-fnto
"k'ook look.'" he 'gasped, -the
l errs of - merriment.' streaming-
down his cheeks. "JDok before
VJ seal it for you again," " And he
i oiled helplesslyupolrthe Seat-
Allston took; up the paper and
read: ' ' v ' -
'Dear Will : I lay ydu a wager
of 5000 .marks your cleverest
agent can't get.this from the big-
gestvfopj' UHmyisery ice before he
reaches Madrid:"' - ,. -'
'Of'doufse, we have'to.use our
star'men sqmetimes"r. explained
the fdotball' " enthusiast, "but
we're 'always ' worried f for fear
we'll lose'oneaf'tlfem;"S .
I know . Just, how, . lt.is,, re
sponded the'.yjoling bride.' "I feel
that wayabaut mybestteapups."
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,iRSZ!i?C'- . V
roe RopAr&pfJ'? u ;
.'CArt Ww'TTELt WiU"lMAKe3
lit ""?! - I , ' "
A StofictHFe ?M0, a' R ftf oil?,,
Those London'lady rioterscon
vincedthepolice, .anyhow that a
woman-can- sometimes hit what
she!thrpys-thjifgs at. Ijr's ,- .,
,' .'JUsd-rr-virn $
Speaking' of-his-'epming Mes
sage oh'tr.ustsnCousin-Bjll Taft
says-he 'has "put" all. his eggs, in
one basket."' ,But,wh.ose, basket
Bill? .; ,.---" . .': ."
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