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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, May 02, 1912, Image 17

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n, y., toosdy by golly, it$"&
fUn'ny thing.
ievy tjme i go into one of these
here swell restarants and pay40
cents for a sandwitcland a quor
ter for a cup of tea Twunder how
many ottomobiles does the guy
-have tlrat owris the jplarc, ana
witch makes the most money, him
or Jondee. rodcafeller
and then a cuppel of days later,
as like as not, Lcome along to the
same joint, ana there is a big sine
on the front dore, for sale by the
sherif ; t
you "would think that when a
man is sellih fride chickin for'two
dollers and a half a plate, and col
lecktin ?5 cents for JA a ten cent
gigpe ff ui with a cherry and" a t
spoonful of booze in it he would
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I AM SLAJf you
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W WWk 5'
' : wmmimA
i t'sWiHin,ri i i m i ' I, in i
be getting blisters on his mittS
trom counting nis aougn, Dut new
so
gee, but the bunch that ha,s
busted in the last yere
t pld man burns started a bean
ery on 6th av about 1850, a.nd
evry 20 yeres a head waiter would
leave the joint and put his own
name over a place in "the naber-
hopd-
now there is a flock of burns
head waiter places all around the
old dump, but the 'old dump has
crone bust.
.the reason-is vey simple, the j
guys that had megabit or eatin
there all dide ofldge, and wot
with all he Lnepces of the
head waiters aqdthe, lobster pal
ases oyer on broadway, new cus-
customers didnt tome
then there was; ihe caf
fay del opry, witch give
out notice that gents
woujd please not feed
there unless they had. on
open face clothes.
sumhow ot uther, a fel
ler dont liketo hae a res
tarant keeper teU him wot
kind of close-he shall ware,
and bimeby there wasent
nobbddy around the place
but the waiters
they was in full dress,
all rite, but it dident pay
to keep the place open for
them, sait busted
this -week the caffay
madrid shut up shop, and
Vnv trnnrlniT;:. Hirp wn5
always a mob in there1 lick
ing up the 4 dollars a bot
tle stuff. " i
johnjft

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