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DISCOVERED THE REAL
Well now that all the excite-
going tO7S0pvVmevoyeivpn every
body. - , - v ..
We weren't a savin' much-jvhile
the cQnflah-Was'gbin' on,&ut that
don't mean'we were sleepih'. No
siree! Don't you believe it I
You know what we been doin'?
We been scoutin' 'noun' and
watching for some swell lookin'
dame that could take a beauty
And believe me, we found her !
She's a pippin. The only trouble
is, she refuses to make known her
name (maybe she's 'wise), and
neither will she give her address.
But, shucks, what do-we care.
All w'e know is that we'tiave lo
cated the "One Best 'Bet' in the
beauty contest and here she is.
Take A good look and then
don't forget that today is .
April Fool's day.
' iSfcmht -Airy, N. C, April 1. -The
same bloodhounds that prov
ed Henry Clay Beattie, jr., the
Richmond wife murderer, a liar,
and led tb his death m the elec,
trie chair, today took jp the trail
of the Allen outlaws in the moun
tains of Buzzard's Roost, near
There are only two Aliens still
at large, Sidna Allen, leader of
the clan, and Wes Edwards. Both
of them,are about 50 years old,
and men who will sell their lives
The dogs were-brought frdm
the state farmland set on a trail
believed to be. that of Allen and
Edwards, which was uncovered
bv detectives vesterdav.
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ing much on the dogs, however.
As a matter of fact, the detectives
dojiot wish to find Sida Allen and
Wes Edwards. They know what
wduld happen if ihey did.
The game of the ,detectiveS is
io starve the two men out. De
tectives are so numerous in the
mountains that the people here
fall over them every time they
walk a "block or so. Every moun
tain Kamlet to which the two Al- 4
lens might come for food hides a
dozenor so detectives, and the
hope" of the cleaning out of 'th
Allen outlaws lies", in these am
bushecT detectives "" "getting" the
Nevada is 3,000 .miles from
New York City.' Well, you c
say that in its favor, anyway.