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fie starts something .wh'y we
stdpthat iinmedjately-and effect
ive'." ' ' -
''.'How?" -V" " "
"-How 'does a policeman stop a
riot?" ; J
"You conduct your, operations
ajong in'ilitary lines," I suggested.
'Exactly. , Now there is Cap
tain George.JVilson '"waving his
hand in the, direction of the old,
dressy one I ,tookv'for a banker.
"Capt. "Wilson is commander of
thp guards we send out."
"Got the military title in the
army, I suppose," sticking my
head through the window to di
rect, the implied question 'to the
''Er no," murmured the cap
tarn of the guards, "got it in
"Does'it pay the owners to
spend so much money -breaking
strikes?" I asked Bergoff.
"Well, it's just like this: he
figures out what if will cost him
to grant the demands of the em
ploys; he knows he can never .go
tack to the old figures or condi
tions after 'once giving in. Then
he finds out how much it will
cost him to break the strike. If
the latter plan nets him more
money he contracts with us, and
there 'you are." .
, SURE HE HAD
-- "Ever beeA locked up?" de
I manded counsel. "
."I'have been," admitted" the
"Aha ! And what had-you been
dpingvto get-yourself locked up?"
"I had been doing jury duty."
What would vwe Alo without
him? He brings messages from
our loved ones som'etimes good
news, sometimes bad but we are
hungry for itj whatever its na
ture. When husband and father
are traveling, this visitor brings
tokens of remembrance and love
and news ofmhis journeying. And
asto the mother, who has son or
daughter away, what would she
do. if this visitor came not? And
through him we span oceans and
So all hail to the letter carrjer!
What would we do without him?
Let us give him a cheery greeting
and be thankful that we live in a
land where the humblest cottager
"If I tried to kiss you would
you cry for help?"
"How much help, do you need?"