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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, March 11, 1912, Image 20',
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wKenhe Helped Bat 'to His feet,
his reward'was a vicious blow to
the stomach v "
In the 16th -round 'Gans injur
ed his hand and in the 28th it was
literally smashed, He fought with
one Hand thereafter but to de
ceive Nelson he limped as'-if h.e
had injured his.fopt.
The fjght was a struggle of
brajns, skill, heartland hands, but
above alj it, was one of wilj. In
sheer will-power Gans excelled
Nelson. Both were weary at the
end, but Qans was stronger than
his rival. ' ,
, Gans' generalship was wonder
ful. He forced' Nelson to do all
the work and- saved himself
throughout: He fought with a
broken hand, gamely and wonder-'
fully until Nelson's fist landed in
his gro?n and laid Mm low.
Itwas a vicious,- hardgruel
ling fight and will live long jn
ring annals. The receipts were
$7&,000 and the purse $33,500.
Nelson received $22,500 win, lose,
or draw and Gans took $11,000.
The captain of one of the ocean
liners had heen worried by the
frequent questions of the nervous
lady passenger. At last'she askfed
him one day :
"Caj)tain, what would haopen
in case of a collision with an ice
berg?" ;v - J
"The iceberg would move right
along, madam, as if nothing had
happened' replied the captain,
and the lady seemed much reliev
ed. Canajdiart Century. '
I Lizzie gurries home from work,
JFrom the store where she is clerk,
And .she eats her humble din
ner in a flurry;
And herinothen says : -"Now, Liz,
Undue haste "Unseemly is': v
Are you going out tonight and
What's yotjr hurry?"
"To the jnpvieg, Another dear," j
She replies'lnowi never fear;
That's where roelodrammer's
For a nfckel yiju may weep
And niaylatjgh until you're sore;
There a&sfnlles and sighs galore'
At the movies,
see handsome Claudfe de
his sweetheart, Maybelje
spite of every villain's
I'll see cowhoys, very pretty,
Ye's, they p'bse in Jersey City, j
Oh, T can't resist the movies'
"To, the movies; mother dear, '
Willie's -with me', never fear;
That's where true love always
Where the badTepent their sins;
Hope they have a comic fillumj
With a chase-scene pleases
At the movie1?.
Sj o to
A California judge-rules that a
woman yhd learnsthit.her hus
band lied to her before marriage
may leave him.
The United States has 78 tele
phones to each 1,000 inhabitants