Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1924 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, Urbana, IL
Newspaper Page Text
musical whirr of the motor and in
10 minutes she won't care" what be
comes of her.
It gets into your blood, that's all,
A lot of the pitfalls. might be fenced
off or filled up by laws. But until
that's cfone, the girls must avoid them
Let them keep out of cafes, un
less accompanied by somebody they
jean really trust.
Let them keep off the streets alone
after dark, off the rear seats of
motorcycles, out of strange men's I
Stay at home nights, wear sensible
clothes and introduce your friends
of the opposite sex to the folks at
Dancing, coquetry, automobile
riding and all those things are all
right in their own places and in the
protection of homes and home folks,
but don't carry it too far. I've been
there, and believe me
IT DOESN'T PAY.
(To Be Continued.)
AN EASY MARK
Little Boy Boo hoo! Dis cracker
won't go off!
Kind Man Never mind. Here's a
dime for another? Now, why don't
it go off?
Little Boy 'Cause I shot off already!
DIARY. OF FATHER TIME
The church contribution box is a
gradual evolution. I can remember,
when no contribution was taken up
in the churches, but the support of'
the minister depended upon the giftsv
of the people. As the church adr
vanced, however, a demand arose .'
which could not be satisfied by these ,a
merely bucolic contributions. For j
instance; missionaries coiHd not be v
sent abroad on a capital of pork' and '
Then it was proposed to "pass;!
around the hat," but,, as the colonial
hat was not considered dignified
enough for the purpose, someone;,
conceived the idea of substituting-';
the old-fas" ooed warming pan';
With this the collector could -stand J
at the door of the pews and gather In
all the shekels with ease, the coin .
as it dropped in the brass warming
pan gauging the generosity of the
This was used until the rise of an
artistic sense called for something
naore. aesthetic as well as more con
venient . in the handling. So, at
length was invented the modern con
tribution box. These were not lined
until a complaint about the attend
ant noise caused them to be lined
with some soft material, the Metho-
dists and Baptists generally using
flannel and the Presbyterians and..
Congregationallsts preferring velvet.
Locomotor ataxia is a chronic
progressive disease of the nervous
system. It affects the spinal cord par
ticularly. On this account it interT)l
feres with muscular co-ordination1!.
It causes the gait of the patient to
be irregular and uncertain.
Liquid chlorine, made in New York
for several years for bleaching, is
now applied to the purification of
city water supplies. For both bleach--
ing and water treatment it has.
proven more efficient than the old
bleaching powder. ' ;