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DAILY COMMENT ON 3PEOPJJB AND THINGS
Hurrah! The tango may fcra good
for something after all. Corset manr
ufacturers are complaining ,tbat the
dance is ruinhig their business.
Woman's Tashkin note says:
"Never weep in a rose colored hat."
It's a fine state of affairs if a wo
man has to change her hat every
time she -wants to have a "good cry."
But, at least, she can cry in any
old dress she wants to.
BrrrF It's fourbelow zero in sun
ny France. Bet those .tourists wish
they were back home where it's quite
a bit above zero.
That Tennessee man who says he
has invented odorless, whiskey may
have a monument raised to him by
But what will the. chewing gum and
clove dealers do to Mm
Crape juice has become a more
popular drink since a man found 9
per cent of -alcohol in it. .
Did you ride down on a cold street
car this morning.?
Emerson Hough is writjngspecial
signed editorials ,and "features" for
the Hearst's Examiner.
A few frionths agor the story of
Hough's life, written ,by himself, was
printed, anonymously, in the Satur
day Evening Post. .
The sub-title of it was, "THe Stdry
of a Man Who Was Willing to 'Do
Anything." r j
hardware dealers of Youngstown, O.,
have followpd'Henry Ford's lead. Em
ployes are going to get a share of the
profits of the past two years..
And it's going to be a regular
Let's see, that's two big firms that
have fallen in line'. As the old' say
ing goes, "there is always room for
. Up in Seattle they've got a man
charged with hot using common
sense in kiliitfg a woman with his au
tomobile. ' t It will be a terrible Mow to the pro
fession, if this charge against drivers
is largely resorted to.
There are too blame many drivers
who chauf around town like mad
men. Everywhere is the right-of-way
to some motorists.
An ad in a paper read: "For Sale
baker's business; good trade; large
oven; present owner been -in it seven
years; good reason for leaving."
Sure thing he has a gopd reason
for leaving. If the present owner has
been in that large oven seven years,
H.-H. PARTY DISOWN ROSE AND
Hearst-Harrison ,political adher
ents are panic stricken following the
conviction, of David Rose and JosV
eph Gordon, who were found guilty
of marking ballots.
Special Prosecutor John E. North
up has announced that he will push
the trials of Morrie Abrahams, can
didate for alderman -from the 20th
Ward, and Mandel Gerber, Harry Ger
ber, Harry Pestine and Nathan Rech
ofsky, four other 20th warders.
The H.-H. party has clisowned
Rdse and Gordon.
SUSPECT SUICIDE CLUB
, . .Philadelphia, Pa,, Jan. 26; That a
suicide club exists' in .the ."University
.of Pennsylvania has gained credence
by the finding; -of the body of Ray
mond Francis Feldman, the third sui
cide' in a week.
W. T Townley, one of the best
known students, shot . himself
through the head Friday without ap
parent cause. The body of A. H. Mc
Cullough of Pittsburgh "was found
drifting in the Delaware river on Sat
urday.. Feldiiian, who was a second-year,
law man from Tunkhannock, Pa.J
was found in fiis boarding house, sit
ting in a chair, completely dressed,
with the gas jet turned oh full. He
had been working his way through
school by washing dishes.