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The Women's Trades Union
League, whose valuable library
was destroyed in the fire that
swept the Open Board of Trade
building a few weeks ago, have
decided to hold ,their "book
party," the purpose of which is to
recruit a new collection of books.
On Saturday afternoon, Jan
uary 27, the rooms of the Wom
an's City Club, 31 W. Lake street,
is. the place, and the hours are
from 1 to 7 in the afternoon.
Invitations for the affair were
sent out yesterday, and, with
them a list of books embraced in
the library destroyed, mainly
works "by standard authors of fic
tion and scientific subjects. The
desire is to secure a collection as
nearly duplicating the former one
as possible. Any kind "of book
will be accepted, and visitors are
not limited to one copy.
Mrs. M. H. Wilmarth will have
charge of the reception., and will
be assisted by Mrs. Raymond
Robins, Miss Anna Stehagen and
Miss Florence Sherwood, officers
of the Women's Trade Union
i . DO YOU KNOW?
If new cake tins are put on top
of the stove until they have a
bluish color, but not until they
"become burned, cake will not
stick to them during the baking,
as it usually does to new tins.
Any kind of steamed bread will
be tastier if it is baked ten or
'fifteen minutes immediately on
being taken from the steamer and
before being removed from the
That to wipe all dust from your
windows and rub them with a
cloth dipped 'in vinegar if you de
sire a high polish on the glass.
Starch should be mixed with"
soap wafer, for thus the linen will
have a more glossy appearance be
lessjikely to stick to the iron.
Moisten grease spots with cold
water and soda before scrubbing,
as this will cause thenrto be more
Good black ink, mixed with the
white of an egg, is excellent to re
store the color to black kid gloves
UPLIFT THOUGHTS , !
As we journey through life let
us live by the way. Tom Moore.
The -abler and the higher in
station a manis the more he owes
help to others. Tom Reed.
Joy is the legal tender of the
He prayeth best who liveth'
. All things both great and small
I would not enter on my list of
Though graced with polished
manners and fine sense
Yet lacking sensibility, the man
Who needlessly sets foot upon
a worm. Cowper.
He who joy would win
Must share it happiness was
born a twin. Byron.
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