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at Kingston, Jamaica. Broke
frcjnV-moQrings. Cut American
Railway pier in two. Lassoed.
'-'Bob" La Follette escorted his
boom to N. Y. yesterday. Blaze
New Yorkers cheered him to echo
when he said people ought to
have hook for supreme court justices
'That last one isn't supposed to
be a play on the name of Judge
William Cather Hook, candidate
of Taft and the raUroads for the
present supreme court vacancy.
"Wall street studies politics."
, Examiner. No one objects to
this; but it's different when some
politicians study Wall street.
' "I am not a criminal. I am just
a victim of circumstances' Dr.
Harry Elgin Webster.
. Nevertheless society persists in
sequestering "victims" of circum
stances" who murder women they
are tired of.
Senator Smoot "buried" half of
the senate, and is now trying to
explain it to the members of that
'greatest deliberate body in the
Smoot wanted to bring senate
biographies up-to-date. Sent let
ters to "state legislatures, eft clos
ing list of questions in regard to
senators past and senators pres
ent. One of questions for senators
past, got on to most of iists re
garding those senators Still alive.
It was: "Where is senator in
ferred?" - You can see for yourself how
'difficult this is to explain. Espe
cially when the "people back
home" have kidded the "interred"
senator a little. . . '
James 'J. Farrell, president of"
steel trust, says investigation will
show many of smaller steel con
cerns are on verge of bankruptcy.
Thanks to Mr. Farrell.
Hamilton, Ga., mob broke 5nto
jail, and hanged and riddled with
bullets 3 negroes and 1 negress ,
accused of murder. Special depu
ties rushed to Hamilton to pre
vent race war.
Chas. Kellogg, the "man who
sings like a bird," says it is pos
sible to put out fires by singing.
"The steel.trust enjoys monop
olistic power." Herbert Knox
Smith, commissioner of corpora
tions. Enjoys it very much, too".
Marse Henry Watterson latest
Democratic presidential piece of
timber. That settles it. Let's
elect Uncle 'Joe Cannon. Or
Bailey of Texas.
"Rich and powerful men al
ways charge they are the victims
of ,a conspiracy." William J.
Burns. It's becoming a sort of
habit with other than "rich and
powerful" men, William.
Honorable Lorimer seems to
have been perfectly correct when
he deposed that Hines was not
the sort of man for "fine" politi
Why, think you, does "Big
Business spend so much time and
money trying to prove that
Woodrow Wilson is the enemy of
There ought to be a "Knowing
What Roosevelt's "Going To Do"
club formed, as a' sort of annextt
Geo.' F. Oatman, Elgin, IlL,
dropped'dead'last night Active "