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on the shady front porch. Thus
Next morning Vinita, up with
the birds, found the cabin door
flung back. Venus had gone to
bathe. A glitter in the sunlight
attracted him and he picked up a
Ving. Turning the curiosity, he
slowly spelled out the inscription,
"To E. B. from J. N." After the
wording was an engravedeart.
" 'E. B.' that's her," he mused,
"and 'J. N. that's her lover.
"There's a heart after it. Vinita
Bill, you're a romatic fool."
, Then the hill-man saddled" his
roan and mounted, very doleful
ly. As he turned into the trail he
met the girl returning, rosy,
tlooming, bubbling with joy of
" "You're not going already?"
she exclaimed, regretfully.
The countenance of the cow
man lightened, then gloomed.
"Yes, us cowmen got to turn
out mighty early. That road
yonder leads straight to Rain
"bow two miles. Goodbye." And
at daredevil speed Vinita Bill
rushed down the rock path, leav
ing the girl and the dream behind
him. As he passed round a jut
ting rock, he muttered:
"Huh! Might have knowed
them literature chaps was all
liars. Good-bye, gal. Good-bye,
Through elaborate advertising!
ana juaicious saiesmansnip, tne
American typewriters have secur
ed a firm hold on the people of
England and British typewriter
firms have-made little progress.
e - -
Mortarwash The next grea
waV in the world will be in the air.
Underlihk That will' boom"
the umbrella market.
Mortarwash How so ?
Underlink Look at the, blood
that will-be' spilled. ' '
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FATHER'S LULLABY s
"Whopp-her up, darling, pro
ceed with-thy weepingjthush not
the discoTd of thundering tears.
Wallop the silence with gobs of
woe leaping like a great tempest
that tortures the ears. 'Next door
the Joneses' .encourage their
daughter to thump the .piano as
evening draws nigh; drown them
out, darling,- and howl, till yo'u
slaughter their' frail opposition
and you shall have pie."
The festive easter egg.only has
to stay in cold storage' a little
while longer. . ;
Where does all the money come
from thatlsthey. spendlin-politics ?
Now islthe:time for -all men' to
come to the afd of their-.party
and get reatlylto get itin'the neck