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J. Ogden Armour declined in
vitation to banquet on account of
his trial now going on in Judge
Carpenter's court. Even one's
trial has its uses.
Mrs. Margaret Anderson
N. Y., seeketh divorce from her
fifth because he made love to her
19 year old daughter.
One talks of second cousins. Is
the 19 year old daughter of Mts.
So-and-so, a fifth step-daughter
Queen Mary will refuse to per
mit American women not married
to British subjects to be present
ed at her court hereafter.
Mississippi river suffered the
indignity of being crossed by au
tomobiles for first time in history
yesterday. Between Davenport,
la., and Rock Island.
J. C. Lavin, N. Y. engineer, put
card inside whisky bottle and
threw it into Atlantic off Long
Island coast, August, 1909. Pick
ed up on coast of Wales by cler
gyman two weeks ago.
Now what do you think made
that Welsh clergyman so inter
ested in a whisky bottle that he
salvaged it and opened it?
Violet Buehler does not seem
to be properly appreciative of the
efforts of Willie Randolph Hearst
in her behalf. Violet is an ingrate.
Saloon of Chas. Kasten, St.
Louis, caught fire this morning.
Volunteer fire brigade said build
ing could not be saved. So of
course there was no use in allow
ing liquor to go to waste.
Augusta Meyers, 18, Highland
park, .N. J., wants marriage to
Harold Ashen annulled. Augus
ta says she thought marriage
ceremony was just part of en
gagement. Kentucky senate has abolished
committee "on religion and mor
als." Chief use of this committee in
past was to help politicians kill
inconvenient liqour laws, and
things like that.
Edw. Wilmot, Connecticut
farmer ,advertised for cook who
could cook "pancakes what am
pancakes" two weeks ago. Hilda
Sping proved to him she knew,
how. So they were marired yes
terday. Ralph I. Jardine, 17, Webster,
Mass., pined for excitement. Stole
locomotive. Ran it wildly down
tracks until passenger train inter
fered. Now to trying to explain
it to judge..
Rockford Gas Company's plant
destroyed by fire. Loss $200,000.
Otto Graeff deposited $1,000
in Cincinnati bank, one year ago
and forgot about it. Graeff is an
artist. Perhaps this explains it.
Defense wanted X-ray used on
Buster Thomas, negro charged
with murder at Kansas City, to
determine his age. Thomas try
ing to get into juvenile court. Be
In Hutchinson, Ka'n., it's a
crime to talk back to a copper.
In Chicago, 111., it's sheer folly.
Fred Kiler, Santa Cruz. Cal.,
left $10,000 by Chinaman, Lem
Kow, .whom he saved from
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