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ACH. var noise l vor tss Beit
Matter 2 io Sounds like a
FMT VHL CAR Going arouNW
HIS LAMB WAS THERE.
Last month a Cleveland travel
ing man was married and was
given a month's vacation. He and
his bride have been spending their
honeymoon in a quiet summer re
sort. The other evening, as they en
tered the diningroom and sat
down, as usual, in a secluded cor
ner, the young husband noticed a
very good customer at a table
"Say, dearest," he whispered,
"there's Mr. Jones over there.
You won't mind if I go over and
dine with him, will you? Think
how fine it will be if I got back
from my wedding trip with a
smashing big order."
The little bride agreed, rather
ruefully. Her traveling man hur
ried over to Jones, shook hands
with hirh, and ordered his dinner,
which included roast lamb. Then
he began to talk business.
He was so earnest about it that
he didn't notice when the waiter
removed his meat dishes and
placed A dessert before him. Then
suddenly he looked down at his
plate and exclaimed:
"Why, where's my lamb?"
A little voice over in the corner
piped out: "Here I am, dear!"
A HELPFUL HINT.
Any reader may secure strong
financial backing by following the
suggestion here suggested:
Walk down to any bank of the
city, turn your face from it, lean
more or less firmly against the
building, and you will have all the
money in the bank behind you.
IN" OLD MIZZOURAH.
A former residetit of a Missouri
town was asking about the old
"I understand they have a cur-
few law-out there now," he said.
"No," his informant answered.
"They did have one, but they've
"What was- the matter ?" f
"Well, the.bell rang at 9 o'clock
and almoseverybody complained
that tt woke them up.'J
"She's in a frightful fix."
'Hbw so?" ,
"Why, Jack proposed to hir
last night and insists Upon having'
an answer beiore sne win naje
time to learn wnetner om
tends to propose.''