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n is "spot- Jack is showered"with feminine Monotony on the ranch is chased
family attentions away forever.
fixed it up for son Ike to meet Jack and
steer him their way.
"Everybody was frienydly-like in the
big Hotel and brother Ike got next to
Jack in short order. And papa and
mamma andMay gave him the glad
hand in regular society style. May got
in her smooth work right off and took
Jack for a walk and handed him a line
of jolly talk that put his head in the
He was just about ready to get stuck
on May and you can't blame him
much, for he hadn't seen anything in
skirts, except Mary, the ranch cook,
since the vear of the bier wind, cut
femething happened to "bust up the com
5 "The next morning Jack was walk
ing down the corridor having a look at
the newly rich when he passed a parlor
maid dusting the velvet curtains. Jack
took one look and his- heart hopped up
and interfefred vith his larynx.
All thoughts of May vanished like
the fragments of a dream. He'
gave the girl a look that would
have been sassy in a dude, but
coming fram Jack didn't seem so
bad. So he hung around on one
foot and then Vctfher till he got
up nerve enough to speak to her.
"Then May busts back into the
scene. 'Mistah Stevens ; oh, Mis
tah Stevens,' she said. But Jack
didn't hear, for he was leaning
over Pearl Peach oh, yes, he'd
found out the parlor girl's name
and he didn hear her. May
had been tracking Jack all over
rfhe hotel because she wanted to
take him walking again. But
Jack was otherwise engaged.
"The next thing the Getriches
Mid wa. to get together for a pow
wow. I hey decided May couldn't
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