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ence between what Wolgast asked
and Coffroth offered would buy a
fair-sized row of fiats.
For a bout with either Willie
Ritchie, Murphy or Attell, Mr.
nWolgast wants $15,500.
Should Wolgast fight Joe Riv
ers he wpuld want only $20,500,
which is some trifle more than he
received for fighting the Mexican
in Los Angeles last July 4.
And should they send Packey
tMcFarland against the champion,
all the champion would like to
have for his end would be $20,500.
;Thus would he get $56,500 for
But after Wolgast told Cof
froth what he wanted he soon
'learned that there is a whole lot
of difference between what a man
wants and what a man gets.
"I had to laugh at Wolgast's
idea of his own value," said Cof
iroth. "Now, I certainly could not
afford to give $56,500 for any
' three matches. Furthermore,
iWblgast knows that no promoter
.would give him anything like that
sort of money. Rivers and Wol
gast drew more than $40,000, but
I'd like to wager most of the
money I have that the pair could
not repeat." ,
Odor of Onions.
To take odor of onions from
cooking dishes wash thoroughly;
then filf wfth cold water. Throw
in a large handful of wdod ashes
and let them soak for several
hours. Then wash again.
You can't borrow happiness,
but it's different with trouble.
Summer in the slums!
Through the narrow street
Pallid sickness comes
With the baking heat;
Mothers pale and sigh
In the fetid air,
Babies fade and die
In the blaze and glare.
Heat that blinds and blurs
From the pavements cast;
Every breeze that stirs
Is a furnace blast!
Children wail and weep,
Far too worn to play;
There's no rest or sleep
Night or burning day!
You, whose well filled purse
Buys you comfort clear,
Help to lift the. curse
Front these babies here;
Send them glad and free
Where the wild bee hums,
So that they may flee
Summer in the slums !
Stained Fine Doilies.
cravates, centerpieces and fine
doilies may be cleaned by brush-
inpr thorouerhlv. wtih a mixture
of powdered Starch and borax;
one ounce ot borax to a pouna ot
starch. The starch should be
sifted at least four times.
"My husband is particularly
liable to seasickness," remarked
the ladv oassenger. "Could vou
tell him what to do in case of an
" 'Tain't necessarv. mum." re
plied the captain; "he'll do it."
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