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the skein, and there were so many
beautiful threads that somehow that
one ugly one doesn't count.
Red Granite, WisNp clue to dy
namiter who blew up 2 derricks be
longing to Wisconsin Granite Co.
Galesburg, III. Robt. Higgins said
to have confessed murder of his wife.
London. Mary Ansell, convicted
suffragette out of jail on "cat and
mouse" license, rearrested.
Champaign, III. Benjamin Store
breaker, 34, blew his head off while
father slept in bed beside him.
Mobile, Ala. Veterans of blue and
gray held joint memorial services on
anniversary of birth of Gen. Robt. E.
Lee. First time such exercises held
Madison, Wis. E. E. Heath has
been appointed traveling salesman of
products manufactured at state pris
on. $100 a month a mQnth and ex
penses. New York. Cost Stanley Kuhwa-
ski $25 because he insisted on holding
lighted cigar in hand on street car.
Springfield, Mass, Dozen tramps
who refused to saw wood for munici
pality on Sunday were acquitted of
insubordination on a "seventh day of
New York. To prevent woman
from screaming catch her by throat
and choke her into submission, rule
laid down by burglar's text book cap
tured by police.
Washington. Petition circulated
calling for Democratic caucus of
House to consider resolutions pro
posing investigation of Colorado and
Michigan copper strikes.
Washington. House passed Lever
agricultural extension bill appropriat
ing money for co-operative instruc
tion to farmers.
Washington. John Mitchell, sec
ond vice-pres. American Federation
of Labor, may be next commissioner
New York, Indicating he thinks
it dangerous for juror to serve in
cases involving gunmen, Judge Ma
lone requested that names of jurors
in trial of "Dopey" Benny Fein be
New York. Armour & Co. and
Swift & Co. fined $500 each for hav-,
ing eggs in their storage not fit for
MECHANICAL TIMER FOR BOUTS
A mechanical device .to keep time
in prize fights and indicate the num
ber of rounds has been invented by
two Scranton (Pa.) jewelers.
This timer will do away with the
shortening or lengthening of rounds
to favor a fighter something that
has been done in the past.
The timer is a large dial with four
figures as Indicated by the drawing.
The hand consumes a minute moving
from one figure to another, and a bell
rings every time it reaches the
naught and the figure three.
Above the naught a large num
ber appears, . changing with each
round, so the spectators can see at a
glance which round is being con
Lucas (after paying for several,
drinks) I say, McMalster, you've,
been used to wearing kilts, haven't,
you? McMalster Hey, mon, rather
Lucas Though so! I haven't noticcdr
you put your hand-in your pocketr