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W them no-lice gets that feller."
"They sure will, mister," replied
the hoy. " 'Cause you see them's
L,ater in the day as I walked on
the beachN I saw a "great crowd out
at the end c)f the pier. And upon
looking closer, I could see a woman
in the water, battling, as if life de
pended upon it, with the waves.
I started down the pier to find out
all about it when I overheard a girl
say, "There are those 'movie' actors
drowning themselves again for a pic
On the crowded streets of Los An
geles, in the exclusive residence sec
tions of Pasadena, up in San Fran
cisco, and down at San Diego, it is
all the same. You never can tell
i when you are going to overtake, or
be overtaken, by an auto-load of
made-up picture players going to the
scene of action.
And if you are out in the country,
as likely as not, you'll fall in with
a regiment of bluecojats making a
forced march, or run into the thick
of a big battle scene.
The "movie" folks are privileged
people in California and they seem
to have given an added picturesque
ness to the country.
FIRST PICTURE OF W. J. BRYAN'S
SON'S NEW FACIAL FOLIAGE
'MOVIE' ACTOR? DROWMtf
jgteMactves ASAia i
W. J. Bryan, Jr., son of the secre
tary of state. He lives in Tucson,
Ariz., where he practices law; and
where he succeeded in growing a
mustache, departing from his father's
WHY IS PAPA OSTRICH THE BEST
The ostrich is the largest and one
of the swiftest of all birds, but it has
little brains. The ostrich can take a
20-foot stride and can travel almost
as fast as a railroad train, yetJt is
caught by men on horseback be
cause when excited it runs in a circle.
The rider intercepts it by making
short cuts across the arc of the
The ostrich gets the reputation of
being the best father in the bird king
dom bacause he takes turns with his
wife in setting on the eggs and after
birth he helps mother rear family.
A new device to collect sounds 'and
convey them to the ears of a partial
ly deaf person by almost invisible
wires is so compact it can be worn
under a man's necktie.