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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, January 11, 1913, Image 3',
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IT WAS' SAFE
The captain of a merchant ves
sel gave an Irish seaman his spy
glass, of which he was very proud
and told him to clean it carefully.
Pat met with an accident during
the cleaning, and went to the cap
"Captain, will yez tell me if a
thing can be said to be lost whin
one knows where it' is?"
"Lost when one knows where
it is?" saicfthe captain. "Why, of
course not. How foolish you are,
"Well, sor," said Pat ; "thin yer
spy-glass is safe, for it's at the
bottom of the sea, '
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