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"If I am married, I don't know
-it," answered Ball Banium.
, The young woman tapped her
foot thoughtfully. "Will you
marry me "like you thought I
meant it at first?" she asked, fin
ally. "Just give me a chance," said
"Well, here's your chance. 'For
I like your looks and I like your
farm and Thomas Williamson,
''whom I came here to marry as an
unknown correspondent, doesn t
please me overmuch."
In 15 minutes Wm. Barnum
and Miss Letty Lee, procuring a
license from the deputy clerk
nearby, were married by Squire
Spicer. As they returned hand
in'hand to Meadow Farms, they
encountered a timid-looking man
holding two horses in the road.
"Goodbye, Thomas," said M"r$.
Wm. Barnum. "I've found me a
better man? Excuse me for keep
ing you waiting."
"Huh!" grunted Mr. William
son. "If you'd told me you was
goin to -marry that chap, I could
have Been mostto'Perryville by
Then, fie watched' them disap
pear, sfill-lhand-in-hand,- into the
spiclMpan shelter of Meadow
Tp prevent tomato soup from
curdling add hot tomatoes with
soda to the thickened milk.
If you paint your' tin wash
basins on' the inside with a good
white enamel paint it prolongs
.DUNGEON BOY'S MOTHER
APPEALS TO GOVERNOR.
Cincinnati, O., May 31. Mrs.
George Goosey, 925 Betts st., is
the mother of Allen Goosey, 15,
who, with other boys, has been
kept shackled in a dungeon at the
Lancaster Industrial School for
15 days because he did not resist
the lure of bjrd songs add spring
weather, but xaa,ajvvay from re
straint and study. x
. She wrote a letter Tuesday
afternoon-to Gov. Harmon, beg
gingjbintf to let her have her boy
agaiir and appealing to himto in
vestigate conditions at ttie, Lan
caster,School. 'Would the Governor let me
take Allen home if -I'd go to see
him myself?" she asked, when shq