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"To avert further catastrophies the
Priestess of Aman Ra Divine Wife
of the Sun was carried into the mu
seum cellar. A harmless copy took
her place. Misfortunes ceased. The
sight of one of my eyes came back
so that I can distinguish light from
darkness, but I cannot see to read
After three years of peace an Amer
ican Egyptologist, studying in the
museum, discovered the "fraud" and
traced the missing mummy to the
underground store rooms.
" 'I guess that fine mummy is not
a bit of good to you in your cellars.
I want it for America. I will make
a bid for it.'
"He was eager to buy, the trus
tees willing to sell. No packing was
ever done more quickly. The mum
my case had to be put on board .ship
secretly at night, for it looked like
" 'We are safe from her at last,'
said the maste packer to me. We
were, though the worst was yet to
come. For next day the Priestess of
Aman-Ra left England on the steam
Did the mummy's diabolic power
hurl the leviathan to its doom?
STERLING DIRECTS A COMEDY
COMPANY; USES OWN NAME
Ford Sterling, the
man who created about a laugh a
minute for patrons of the comedy
films put on by Mac Sennett in the
Keystone Company, has a very new
He has been engaged by the Uni
versal Company at Hollywood, Cal.,
to direct a comedy company there.
Not only that, but the films made
by his company are to be known as
the "Sterling" brand.
HEARD AT THE SHOW
He came inbreathlessly, hurrying
like one who bore important news.
"A butcher in the market dropped
sixty feet!" he exclaimed.
"Is he dead? How did it happen?
Tell us about it!"
"No, he isn't hurt a bit."
"They were pigs' feet"
BROTHER OF QUEEN MARY NEW
GOVERNOR OF CANADA
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Alewefe.r of Teck
The successor of the Duke of Con
naught as governor-general of Can
ada is Prince Alexander, third son of
the late Duke of Teck. He is a broth
er Queen Mary and is 40 years of age.
The prince was married in 1904 to
Princess Alice of Albany and has one
son and one daughter. He will take
up his duties on this side in October.
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