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The Transatlantic liner was
pitching and tossing just as much
asa big liner -generally pitches
and tosses during a heavy sea.
They were two .days- out from
shore, and most of the passengers
were feeling as if they never
wanted to eat again; never want
ed to do anything but be let alone
to die in peace.
In a steamer chair reclined a
woman, her head hanging to one
side, oblivious to the world, while
a man in the next chair lay with
his head in her lap, as ill as she.
Moved with compassion for the
woman, whose pallor alarmed
him, a kind-hearted steward gent
ly touched her shoulder to arouse
"Madam," he said, "isn't these
something I can do for you? Can't
I get you some ice something
that will help you?"
"No, sir," feebly moaned the
"You had better let me help
you," urged the steward, naming
some known remedies for her
"I don't want anything," de
clined the woman.
"Well, then," proffered the
steward, "can't I get something
for your husband? He seems to
be very ill."
"He isn't my husband," said
the woman indifferently. "I dont
know who he is." i
They Were not by any means
brilliant exponents of footb.aH,
but what they lacked in abirit'
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thev made up in earnestness
Feeling ran high between the
teams, and some exciting inci
dents were witnessed during the
progress of the game. With
only, a few minutes to go, a per
fect melee took place hv front of
one of the goals, and in the midst
of the scramoie a voice was neara;
"Hey! Three or four, of yo
fellows get 'oft my lace while
blow the. whistle. I'm the ref-
Queen Mary says use of typevffl
writers, on invitations shows dis-1
resoect. Writes them herself? M;
Naw!' Makes her secretary write;!)
I them. -Mr, "