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Kansas City. Lawrence Mor
ris, 17, who shot and killed his
brother, McKinley, 15, pleaded
guilty. Sent to state industrial
Cincinnati. Woman started
riot in courtroom trying to get
near enough to hear evidence in
divorce case of Mrs. Thorne Bak
er, -wife of attorney.
New York. Mayor Gaynor, J.
H. Choate, Wm. B. Hornblower
and others have formed walking
club. Andy Carnegie may join.
New York. Mrs. Stuyvessant
Fish will investigate garment
workers' strike with view to aid
Joliet, 111. John Bearchem, sa
loonkeeper ,swore that 3 Steger,
111., policemen held him up and
took away his license.
Jacksonville, Fla. Henry Clay
"Look, this place charges 15
cents for poached eggs and only
10 cents for eggs when they're
"Well, I guess they figure it's
worth a nickel to unscramble
Ward, Pontiac, Mich., million
aire, became violently insane.
Claims he is W. J. Bryan.
Milwaukee, Wis. Lucia De
Rosa, 12, daughter of North Chi
cago commission merchant, kid
napped in crowded street by men
Washington. Senate will pass
bill creating department of labor,
with secretary as member of cabinet.
SHE SUPPOSED RIGHTLY
She was a little girl, and she
would ask questions.
"Mamma," she began, "what
does Transatlantic mean?"
"Across the ocean," replied her
long-suffering mother curtly.
A long silence, broken only by
the irritating sound of a book's
leaves being turned rapidly back
ward and forward. Then :
"Mamma, does 'trans' always
"Yes, it does; always," an
swered the little girl's mother,
and added sternly: "But if you
ask me another question I shall
send you straight to bed. So, re
member!" The second silence was com
plete and lasted quite three sec
onds. It was broken at last by a
plaintive, small voice which com
"Then I suppose transparent
means a cross parent?"
A peculiar fact about the ba
nana is that no insect will attack
it, and another is that it is im
mune from the diseases that
fruits are subject to.