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hundreds of girls were paid from
$4.50 to $6 a' week, demand a "real
isrhite slavery probe."
J The iron city trades council, repre
senting all the -unions in the -big in
dustrial district, have launched a
"labor forward movement, with the(
avowed purpose of fighting for a liv-'
tpg wage for day laborers. The coun
cil is affiliated with the American
Federation of Labor.
. The O'Hara commission returned
to Chicago last night. Lieut. Gov.
OvHara left for Springfield today to
be ready for the meeting of the legis
lature tomorrow. y
O'Hara and the senators have
been invited to visit department
stores and factories and mail order
houses and question the(girls at work
there. They will do so.
The next sitting of the commission
probably will be in Chicago.
"Oh, Miss Lightfoot," said Jollyer
after their third dance at the ball,
"you are a most wonderful dancer."
"Really, do you think so?" she-replied.
"Yes, indeed. More wonderful than
the damsel who danced before Herod
and demanded the head of John the
Baptist." . ,
"Really. How so, pray?"
"Well, you see, when she danced
one man was decapitated, but when
you dance all men lose their heads."
EGG TESTER THAT EXPERTS
SAY THEY CANT IMPROVE :
Jf you're going to set any hens this
spring or put eggs in "an incubator
you ought-to have an egg tester;
Don't buy one. "The Department of
Agriculture experts admit they can
not'improve on this home-made con
trivance. It consists simply of .a
pasteboard shoe-box and an' ordinary
The box is- provided with a hole at
the top and one on the side, the latter
being just a bit smaller than n egg.
The lamp is lighted, put in the box.
and the eggs are held against the
hole .in the side. '
Af ter the eggs have been under the,
hen, or in the incubator, 7 -days a
fertile egg will show a dark spot in
the. center, with -a lot of little veins
running out in all directions from it.
An infertile egg will be clear.
The Madero family is going to live
in New York City," which would indij
cate that they didn't leave, dear oli
Mexico with, empty suitcases. '