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the sorrowful and laugh with
those who come to you with a
smile, if you can live to the fullest
every God given moment, if you
can put self behind and enter into
your everyday work, your friends
will talk about your magnetic
You must know, however, that
you cannot be mentally and mor
ally fine without being physically
fine. Indeed the "best authorities
say that those who neglect them
selves physically will degenerate
morally and mentally.
The time has passed when a
woman has to be ugly to give the
word the impression of feminine
intelligence. The woman of fas
cinating personality must have
beauty as well as brains, and
every mother should teach this to
her daughter, both by precept and
Just one last word. Personal
ity is the golden side of the shield
of feminine fascination.
OH, VERY WELL!
(Contributed by a Lady Reader.)
After those convention capers,
" Dope and droof and snapshot
fttaybe now the daily papers
Will begin to print the news.
I am weary of long speeches,
Platforms, fights andfool car
toois; Print, oh, print the price - of
peaches h ,
"And new " ways of cooking
BABY'S FIRST WORD.
Joliet, 111., July 1. The cold
eye of science has been turned up
on baby's first word to cast con-
tempt on mamma's pride in that
inarticulate bleat The jugger
naut of precise knowledge has
steam-rollered baby's first word. -
It develops that baby doesn't r
really say "mamma" at all when
the word goes forth to all the sis
ters and cousins and aunts that'
baby has begun to talk.
What baby does is to make the -t
only sound he can at that stage of I
the game. He squawks the onlyi
kind' of a squawk he can intorte?
with the untrained thrbat nature,
has given him. And the squawk
sounds to favorably prejudiced
ears something like "mamma."
This, according to Prof. T. tS.i
Lowden of Ohio State University, -who
knocked the props out from
under maternal pride in a lecture
He declared that the so-called i
"words" that baby is credited?
with in the goo-goo stage are not
words at all, but just trial noises, i
that the infant's throat is so
shaped naturally that it simply 4
must begin trying out its vocal
organs with something like "ma"
or'pa." ,SH t
' Well, Oscar W. Underwood '
got by without anyone finding
out what the "W" stands for.
But we know what it does NOT
'stand for. "
It isn't Winnel.