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peating Jhe prayer he had learn
ed so long ago. The hand was
withdrawn, and he heard his
mother's retreating footsteps.
Still he was not afraid. A row
of muskets was raised. There
was a blinding" flash.
For the spy another day had
come, and it was bright in the
TAILED FOR 10 MONTHS -BECAUSE
HE WAS BROKE
i ' -
Virgil Whitman, a miner 34
years old, broken in health and
prematurely gray, is a pitiful pro
duct of the law's delay. After 10
months confinement in jail in Los
Angeles on a federal charge of
smuggling a horse across the bor
der from Mexico, ,he was released
recently, without trial, because
there was not sufficient evidence
He left jail pennyless to walk to
the Mexican border to his- friends,
but had - acajcejx jgfiJssS. ,g.Q?3.
breath of fresh air before he was
"vagged" for traveling on, a pub
lic highway wjthout funds.
' Whitman refused to plead guil
ty, so was placed in the Los An
geles county jail to await trial.
His plight touched the other pris
oners, who took'up a collection of
$5.45 in nickels and dimes for him
to return to his friends on, and,
through efforts of the Los Angeles-Record,
he was released.
GOOD THING'S TO EAT
Orange Cream Pudding-r-Two
tablespoons powdered gelatin, 1
cup boiling water, 2 cups orange
juice, 2 cups whipped cream, 2
cup's of sugar and the yolks of
2 eggs. Dissolve gelatin in boil
ing water, add sugar, orange
juice and yolks of eggs, heat well,
then add the whipped' cream.
Pour into a wet mold and turn
out when firm.
Cabbage Salad Mix y2 tea
spoon of pepper in a bowl, with'
a sharp knife.1' Let it stand one
hour in cold ot icy water. Drain ,
as dry as possible, and serve with
The Progressive Republican
are having big meetings, and are
jumping on Dineen, Wayman et
al. with hob-nailed bots.
One candidate for governor e'n,
joys an unique distinction. Jones
has no regular member of the
newspaper trust supporting him.
But Dickson, on the Democratic