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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, September 21, 1912, Image 8',
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INSANITY THE DEFENSE
Berlin, Sept. 21. Emotional
insanity has arrived in Germany,,
It will be the defence-of Mmc
Blume, who shot and killed her
husband, Prof. Blume,- of the
Kaiser Friederich Museum-
Mrs. Blume is only 22 years
old, and pretty, lier nusband was
about 50, and very learned in the
sciences. .But h didn't know,
enough to pay a goo'd, deal of at
tention to- his-young and pretty
When Blume was found deadi
from a buJlefcwound-ArWeek ago,
Mme. Blume saidrthe shooting
must have been accidental.
Then the police found in the
dead professor's pocket a written
confession, signed by Mme.
Blume, of a love affair she bad
had with another man.
The police arrested -Mme.
Blume, and put her through a reg
ular American third degree. She
confessed, and added that she
thought she must have been suf
fering from emotional insanity at
the time. .
Over here, emotional insanity
is called dementia Americanitis.
W. C. ordered all girls 25
j years old and over to give 'up
then rooms. The directors ex
plained this action as follows :
"Girls of 25 havereached the
age of discretion. They are able
I to take care-trf themselves, and
are not really in need of the super
vising advantages of the institu
This morning th'e Itfew York
Y. M. C. A ordered all men of 35
and over to' give up their rooms.
Twenfy-six mut'efo. When the
directors were -.asked about it,
"When a man is 35 he "has
reached the age of 'discretion. He
is able to look out for himself.
Men under 35 are not, and so wc
really need those rooms for the
And there you are! 3
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FOR OILY SKIN M
GIRLS ARE THE "GOATS."
New York, Sept. 21. Chicago
girls are able to lake care of
themselves ten years before New
York merit are anything hut gid
dy, irresponsible youths.
At least this is so if the New
York Y. M. C. A. and the Chica
go Y. W. C. A. know what they're
Some time ago the Chicago Y.
If the skin of the head is very CI .
oily shampoo at le,ast once iitm
every' three weeks with the folisi "
lowing lotion: yi
Cologne, y2 oz.; tincture ofW
green soap,"l oz; borax, y2 oz.pi
alcohol, 4 oz. N As
Apply this mixture with 3
small brush to the -roots of the;-fj
hair, then shampoo with finerersh
thoroughly. This will cleanse thegw
scalp, and, by bringing the bloodsrf
to the minute vessels that nourished
the scalp, greatly benefits the hair T
Do. not fail to rinse all the la,,
tion out bf your hair; more heads?"
of hair are ruined by leaving soapn
or shampoo lotion on them thanj,
in any otner way.,