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DAILY COMMENT 6tf
Just think, it won't be so terribly
long before all the- vacant stores
around town and all the fences will
be plastered up with placards of can
didates for some office.
When that times arrives the city
ought to make 'em all moving pic
tures. Sure, move 'em all out of sight
right in a hurry.
Every woman knows she has the
power to manage at least one man,
says an Eastern suffrages .
Yes, and a whole lot of them, also
have the .power to manage a half a
Senator Martine of New Jersey
says those West Virginia- mine oper
ators acted like barbarians.
Say, but that is an awful impeach
ment of genuine barbarians. '
We'll bet Eugene is a right popular
name for babies in Wisconsin since
the eugenic marriage kvw went into
Automobilists, especially speeders,
have the baseball habit of "hit and
run." That's what they do to peo
ple who get in their way.
Barberton, 0., has a police judge
who- opens court with a prayer for
those whom he is going to try.
We wonder is he one of those
judges that then soaks the poor -man
the limit and lets, the rich man off
with a lecture.
If a judge here were going, to sen
tence a man to spend some1 time in a
cell at tiie Clark street station he
ought to render a prayer for him he
fqre passing sentence.
' Let's see, who was it, that once
said that the -condition of that sta
tion was about "as bad as they make
'em"? . "
Ha! That Wisconsin eugenjc mar
riage law is hitting the merchants
right between the eyes. A
Furniture dealers say they haven't
sold ;a set of furniture to newly-weds
since Jan., 1. Grocers, buvchers and
JandJorOs next .. :
PEOPLE AND THINGS
Say, won't this be just too lovely?
Eastern clothing designers have de
cided that if we men have the price
next xf all we can buy an overcoat in
plaids and rough cloth with kimona
How comes it that Boston million
aires can force Michigan militia to
-make war on Michigan citizens over
the Michigan copper Money power,
Thus far that Michigan, mine grand
jury has stuck right with fashion
by indicting the victims.
Professor of Physiology only has,
to wear old clothes and grow a beard
to look Tike a down-and-out, says a
Proves what we've always said -you
can't tell what's inside by look
ing at the outside.
Many- a down-and-out would look,
like a professor if he had a good suit
and a shave.
And many a man gets a kick that
would get the glad hand if he had thei
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TO DRIVE OUT MIDWIFERY
Philadelphia, Jan. 21. Alarmed at;
the reports Of investigations, the
Bureau of Medical Inspection and
Licensure today is planning a vigor-.,
ous warfare to be waged on the 800j
or more illegal midwives who are,
practicing in Philadelphia. The ma
jority of these women, according to.
officials, have-never taken any course
that would fit them for the medical;
professionor even to act-as nurses in;
In .the coal regions, investigators
learned, there are hundreds of these;
"midwives" who advertise-in the va-j
rious languages "and ply their trader
with no knowledge of the .most, im
portant and physical and medicinal
laws they should understand."
According to the investigators
Pittsburgh Is the center, even morer
than Philadelphia, of illegal mid'