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coal strike, would be thorough and
result in speedy settlement.
Philadelphia. Employes of Allen
Lane Scott, printers, helped Scott
celebrate 94th birthday. Received
week's extra pay. "- -
Buffalo, N. Y. Dr. R. VPierce, 74,
manufacturer of proprietary medi
New York. Attorneys of late Lord
Strathcona announced that by his
will income of $125,000 and real es
tate in Nova Scotia is given James H.
Smith, Boston, son of Lady Strath
ir.ina by former marriage.
A guard at Joliet prison who shot
and killed a man while he was at
tempting to escape will be promoted,
according to Wartien Allen.
That's queer! Getting promotion
for killing a man.
And the man killed was not in the
pen for murder. He was a purse
snatcher. The promotion stuff would seem to
lean toward making other guards
shoot down escaping convicts instead
of trying to capture them alive.
Lincoln Beachey hasn't a thing on
mercury when it comes to looping the
In fact, the latter has a bad point
of Beachey. Mercury has taken a ter
rible fall in the past couple of days.
Say, it won't be so blame long be
fore we'll all be hearing: "Hey! Look
at the robin. That's the first one I've
seen this year."
My, my, society spent $500,000 on
grand opera in the past ten Weeks.
Huh! 'Snothing. We know a fella,
who has spent fifteen cents on movies
in three, nights. - .
Gov. Ferris of Michigan . can't see
his way clear to attend the investi
gation in the copper country of his
state. And he won't even send a
Ferris blames lack of finance. Won
der if there is any other reason?
Our women didn't waste any time
getting.busy on biyic. 2ff ajrs. ;
A committee, .'of. twenty votfijfs'rpf
the gentle sex appeared :betp- the
council committee pp. health, and en
tered one large, ki&k against 'Btreet
car smoking.' ' iV
And those twenty- represented 7,
000 enfranchised tter3.T"A .
bet there area-ilot of mQjpjnpenjs
wives, who feel-that they were rep
resented, too; ':iC':-i
We've . heard' jekesike,'l,WKaJ: art
you smoking, :bpge?"-os.e
clothes are burnln.g-3" etCibut-r
The front end .qjf's&me.jDf oiirstre'et
cars smell as" though somebody was
shoeing sl horse in the parlgrv .
And the .mot prrnan wantsfiea!th
as well as the".r.est.f"us. , .
Also, our mothers, sWfiethearts, sis
ters and' wiyes- have to, "plpugh
through that ranmudge,in';gettihg
off the car sometimes. -
.While OUR sujTragets aret keepjng
the men sittmg;;Pand taking notice
.with their orderly .winning tactics,
Militant ' Suffragts,:in.'Scotl.and aire
keeping the re -department busy.
And those lassies over across the
pond aren't getting-very far 'along- in
their fight for equal'suffrage'-
In a nut shell, .the quiet;-orderly
tactics seem to have a good lead;
Blobbs Bjones seems like an inno
cent sort of fellow, and yet they say.
he is the black sheep of the family.
Slobbs Well,, many, a black sheep
masquerades as spring- lamb.
Congoland breeds a -'little native
sheep which is without wooL .. . .