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DEAD RINGER FR BUFFALO" mZ 1$ WE ARI1SG
Los Angeles, CaL Sent. -13. "Hi!
hi! look at thf guy with the split
"My, ain't he just the progressive
"Ho, for the harem skirt pants,"
and Bimilar cries "echoing down
Broadway, recently attracted a
crowd around one P. J, Durbina resi-
.Durbin and His Slit Trousers?'
dent, who is one of the trustees of
Vernon and also conducts a business
of feeding seyeral thousand hogs
with the'garbage of the city.
P. J. bears a close resemblance to
Col. Cody, of "WUd West show fame,
and the combination of slit-trousers
xand the cowboy1 hat was startling.
One pretty little miss;according'to
Durbin, was so overcome by the ef
feet that she just 'could not forbear
telling the pioneer in 'fashions what
Bhe thought of him.
"Why, you're really quite the most
progressive man in this' progressive
state," she gushed. yHow did you
ever have the nerve to 'break away
from old-fashioned traditions? You