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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, February 19, 1914, NOON EDITION, Image 13',
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rA BALLYHOO WEDDING"
Alas, Miss, plllpickles Seems Doomed Never toMarryrr-NotEven a Freak
" rand Not Even in Futl!. " :'-.p.
"I Respect Your Sentiments
Mr. Bearded Lady, But My-Answer Is 'Noth
' ing Doing.' " ' . .
By Fred Schaefer. '
As I said, I went oyer and talked
to the Bearded Lady. The Bearded
Lady seemed to take a fatherly inter
est in me. She said it. seemed a
shame that I even had' to, make a pre-
tense of marrying a 31-pound midget',
when an attractive, bright, ambitious i
girl like me-might have her choice of ,
the finest brain and' brawn that everT
brought home' a pay envelope. "It (
nlakes me sick," she went on, "to ;
see the kind- of jmeii girls will marry,
Just because Jlfey Chink they can't,
wait. riike yoiiand if ever you mar-