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punch I land counts so much for
(In my second article I will
explain the methods of defense I
have used in the 250 bouts of my
' " " ( Abe Attell.
TO INVESTIGATE DOUGH
Financial success is a lure that
has put lots of men to the bad,
and still, strange as it may seem,
there are crowds waiting for the
chance to step into the place of
those who are put down and out-
Everybody would welcome
some pointers, not too hard to
understand or too long to remem
ber, of how to make good on the
job of dollar chasing.
The secret is :' Keep in the eye
of the public; hunt the 'spot-light
of public view, even if you have to
do it on the "business end of an
other man's boot; keep' in the eye
of the public, and tfhe trick is
The beauty of the prescription
given is, that it's just as easy ast
sounds. To prove it, look at
.Uncle Joe Cannon ; he got his.
Illinois furnished a raft of"shin
ing examples of professional pub
licity chasers, who delivered, each
in his own peculiar way, and got
what was coming to them.
"Billy Lorimer, one of the last,
but far from the least, has shown
that publicity is merely another
word that means the same thing
as ready money.
It seems that Chicago is again
to be honored, and this time not
on the retail, but! rather on the
The fame of the easy-money
loop has spread until it reached
the ears of the Washington,
solons, most of whom can hear
and recognize the clink of coin,
and locate it every time.
The green-eyed god known as
jealousy is busy. They evidently .
want to know how the game is
worked. So Chicago easy-money
loop must get on the pan for a not
frying, if the following news item
is to be trusted :
"Washington, Dec. 23. A new
trust investigation is promised by
the Democrats, of the House, who
say it will eclipse in importance
any investigation of "recent years.
it is to searcn into tne arnurs or
the alleged money trust and also
of the foreign steamship combine.
Just how the investigation com
mittee will be organized has not
been determined, but it is likely ;
to be a special committee of -the
House rather than a joint Con
gressional committee. Demo- .
crats regard the investigation of
the.money trust as the most im
portant work "before'Corigress."
Corne on boys investigate
Everett True has missed a
chance to do a good job. He
should get busy with the critter
who sits next to us at the thea-'"
ter'and tells us the plot of each'
motion picture in advance.
Katherine Force, whose sister
married rich Jake Astor, is going "1
to wed a'young fellow who must
hoe his ownrow. Saves the fam-
ily balance. V