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bright, shining golden pieces:
"Theyellow rose," hesaid, "means
success. The white rose,1" and he
drew a box from his pocket I dare
not give-it. to you until I know that
I am forgiven."
"For what?" asked Marcia, in fear
and trembling. '
He told her of his first downfall in
the city-his last in that line forever,
and then of returning tq the wealthy
Joseph Woodbridge a valise contain
ing over 'ten thousands dollars looted'
from his house by a burglar, who,
hotly pursued, had flung it through
the window of the old rookery.
"Mr. Woodbridge has become al
most a father to me;" explained S el
den. "I "have a settled position, my
path: in business life is" a -sure one.
Can yo,U take' the rpse, Marcia?"
"Yes; and wear it next to my heart.
Oh, my dear, I am so happy,-so grate
ful!" 'And orarfge blossoms, -too!" said
" -1 (V o
er i -r- WAS
A LITTLE LOWER
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Thief in Minneapolis returried
camera he had stolen to owner be
cause it was worth less than $5.
While wearing head 'receiver and
sitting at switchboard, a telephone
operator near Denver was married.
Ceremony interrupted several titnes
while she answered calls.
Quintuplets born to Mrs. Chas.
Smith, Danby, N. Y. Mother and
babes all doing wellr
A three-months convict at Hart
Island prison fell heir to $6,333.
Convict escaped from Sante prison,,
Paris and' returned same night.
Mother made him go' back.
Rule established in Junction. City,
Ore., that" farmer will be fined $10!
for every bad egg found.
. Young girl in Paris, swallowed
packet of needles. Regular, human,
porcupine. She is gradually shedding'
the needlesas they pierce her skim
40 needles already have been pulled
Creek waiter in- Birmingham, Ala.,
preparing to return to Greece with
$70,000 taken in last ten years In!
' A. Kedzior, 2825 N. Sprjngfield av.,
got up to give lady seat in street
car. Someone got his purse contain
Blind coal dealer in Kansas City
had negro arrested for stealing coal.
When asked if he saw the negro steal
the coal-he said "No, but I heard his
voice and can identify him by that; I
never forget a voice."
A professor in Switzerland, says' he
has, found bones "of a woman 2,100
yearsold. Also jewelry' she wore. '
Electric light plant cat stopped ma
. chinery in London and put the city
in darkness. Another cat cried and
attracted attention of amotherwho
found her baby dying.
Queen Mary has joined the tennis
and other sport clubs pf London in
an effort to grow thinner. Mary is'.
becoming real stout.