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SAY; OLD PAJ,, CUT DE WGJK WJP YO W JAW
AND GIVE US SOME ACTION WID DE MITTS
"Aw, cut de soft stuff about-white-washin'
sinners and give usa little
fast work Tvid de mits," is the way
they open Sunday school in the great
Northwest, where Tony BIddle, Phila
delphia society man and pugilist,
sometimes, teaches. Tony "was per
fectly willing to oblige, 'so-jrere the
Canadian -lumber jackij. Tony lost
three teeth and damaged his best y.
M. C. A. Bible before the mill ended!
but there was sC xdce time in the Bible
class, after he puta couple f of the
backwoodsjjhampionSi'to sleep. -Now
every Jumber camp" wants a Bible
class, jbufc they insist that a free prize
fight be throwivin..
One-must b'e very dainty tp be well
dressed, these days.. .
WHAT SHALL-WE DO WITH A SOUL SLAYER?.
- If,- in 12years of married life, you hatLnevgr once taken your wife" to
' a theater, or gone with, her on a vacation, or even gone to church, but
, had bden so greedy for wealth and business success that you spent Ifr
hours of each day in one" or'another of a chain at drug stores;
And if, while thus relegated to the dubious function 'of a- mere bit of
property in the home, wife, pining for human companionship and her drie
of masculine attention, should glide into an attachment for another man,
Would you Tiave the colossal nerve and the stupid selfishness to hale
her into court in a divorce proceeding, thus striving to Vent upon her the)
anger for which your own conduct is to blame?
We ask because, according to report, a man down east has just done
this thing; a man who thought he had a righteous grievance and couldn't
understand ivhy, instead of iis recital bringing him sympathy, it made
most court attendants f6el like wantirig to kick him anwnd the blocki
True, "he 'was a. ."good provider" of money, always money. Wife had
things to eat and to wear, including a diamond ring.
It was her soul b,e starved the crime of crimes, thdugh not penalifcfed
What shall we dos with a decorous. Iaw-abidinc industrious man. who
does his best to murder a htiman soul?