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face, and the quickest man would
Twice -during that morning a
bullet sped dangerously close to
the head of the persistent adven
turer. Darrell kept on his way
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path some horsemen. Swinging
himself down a network of vines
to a ledge, he crouched there.
The horsemen dashed by.
About to attempt to regain the
cliff surface, Darrell started as he
heard a moan beyond a light
screen of greenery. Upon a nar
row shelf of stone lay a little
child. It had apparently stum
bled over the edge of the cliff.
Its face was bruised and bleeding,
and, half-conscious, it was moan
ing. In a second it would have
rolled into fathomless depths be
low. Just in time Darrell reached
the little girl.
He climbed back to the higher
ground, carrying the dazed child
in his arms tenderly. Two hours
later a body of horsemen came
dashing towards him. He held
the child aloft as a signal of dis
tress, a living flag of truce.
The moment the leader of the
band neared him, Darrell knew
that it was bad Hank Hogan.
With a glad cry he seized the
child. He made Darrell tell how
he had come across the little one.
He grasped the hand of the res
cuer in a fervent grip.
"And who are you?" he asked.
"I am Floyd Darrell," came the
quiet reply. "I have come to see
you about Ogden Blair," and
Darrejl told jffhyjt Lower and
lower went the head of the lis
tener. The daring, defiant face
Hapk Logan lifted his gun.
Across its stock were four nicks.
"The count's done!' 'he said,
and gave the deadly chronicle of
doom for the Blairs a fling into
the nearest gully. "You've won.
Tell Ogden Blair I'll do the mov
ing, and the feud is squared. Me
and my men will be over in Ken
tucky before another week all
because you risked you life for my
(Copyright by W. G. Chapman.)
Fish Best Broiled Black bass,
brook trout, fresh mackerel, shad,
Fish Best Baked Red snapper,
bluefish, fresh mackerel, pom
pano. Fish That Should Be Boiled
Salt mackerel, salt codfish, had
dock, catfish, halibut, pickerel,
Fish Best Fried Perch, butter
fish, smelts, scrod, flounder, sun-fish.
AS IT IS UNDERSTOOD
"Ma, what does D D stand
"Doctor of Divinity, my dear.
Don't they teach you the com
mon abbreviations in school ?"
"Oh, yes: but that don't seem
to sound right here."
"Read it out-loud, my dear."
"My dear" (reading: "Witness
I heard the defendant say, 'I'll
make you suffer for this. I'll be
doctor of 'divinity if I don't "