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uation arising during a perform-
But once I saw Mrf Sothern fall
from-his high pinnacle of dignity.''
We were playing "If I Were
King" in the impressive scene
where Villon brings in the Bur
gundian flfgs, and with an awe-
inspiring speech, tfollowed by the
blare of trumpets, and all the
boast of heraldry, presents them
to the king. There was a spleh-
did scene, with the court all as
sembled, everyone trying his best
. to uphold .the dignity and gran
deur of the French throne.
Vijlon comes in and makes his
speech: ''Louis of France, we
bririgyou "these silks for your
Crash! Down came v the plat
form on which 'the throne rested
king, queen andrattendants bur
ied in the debris !
The audience howled, and so
did the performers. Even Mr.
Sothern choked suspiciously, and
for the once was swerved from
the course of time art by this lu
dicrous situation. But only for
Quickly regaining his wonted
-dignity, he disentangled himself
from the royal wreckage, ,and
stalked to the footlights. He
raised his hand with all of the'
pomp of France's sovereign,
made a neat little speech, begging
the addience's indulgence for a
a moment, and the curtain was
rung down until the throne could
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MUTTON SHAPE '
Mince the remains of cold mut
ton, add three ounces of bread
crumbs, two ounces of suet finely
sninced, pepper and salf7 and a
quarter of a teaspoonful of curry
powder Add one egg well beat
en, an das much stock or milk as
will moisten the whole. Mix well
togefher, grease a plain mould
or basin, cover it thickly with
browned bread crumbs, put in
the mixture, cover with greased
paper, put it in a saucepan with a
little boiling- water, steam for an
hour, and serve with"
Peel and slice an onion, add it
'to one ounce of butter hot in a
saucepan, and let it brown ; sprin
kle in one ounce of flour, and let
it brown also. Stir to keep it from
burning, and add one Tialf pint of
sjlock, or water. Season with pep
per and salt, and strain when it
has boiled for a minute or two.
"Don't you think, dad," asked
the multi-millionaire's ' son, "I
ought to go through college?"
"My boy, it's a mere waste of
time, I tell you. "If you want wis
dom you can hire any quantity of
it for $30 a week."
She And so you are going to
be my son-in-law?
He By jove f I hadn't thought
of that !
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asked to provide landings for air
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