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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, May 14, 1914, NOON EDITION, Image 15',
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terest of men in vou as a woman?"
"Sometifnes," she answered, some
what wistfully. "I have met men that
were so square and fine that I won
dered if they knew me as a woman
if they would care for me."
"I should think it would be hard to
break up the association of years be
tweeu you and Miss White."
TWO THURS NOON MAIN
"It is. and I should be with her yet
had she been good to me. but when
her ungovernable temper breaks
loose it is impossible to live in the
same house with her."
; "However, I should have thought
as clever a woman as you would not
have made the mistake of 'marry
ing,' " I said.
"Well, it was la rather silly thing
to do, wasn't it?" Cora answered with
a kind of whj smile, "but pyt your
self in mv place Dorothy Klenowski
said she loved me. my vanity was
touched, I encouraged her. and when
at last she told me that she would not
stay at home any longer, I must take
her with me. I marnea her. Remem
ber I was posing as a man. I could
not take her into my boarding house
unless I married her or gave myself
away. I thought Marie, who had
kept our secret so long, would do so
until the end
"Dorothy was perfectly innocent.
She did not know I was a woman. I
made her think that there was some
reason why I could nojt live with her
as a husband and, notwithstanding
the eugenic certificate, , i the child
thought I had some physical trouble.
She is a good girl, and I am sorry
that I ha e given her this unpleasant
Cora Anderson is by education, en
vironment, thought and action a
man. The accident of birth counts
for little in her case. -
Never leave piano or organ open
at night or when not m use Change
of temperature especially damp
weather, injures the lone and qual
ity of strings.
MY LIFE AS A MAN!
CORA ANDERSON IS WRITING
HER CONFESSIONS FOR
THE DAY BOOK
Cora Anderson as Man and Woman.
THE FIRST "CHAPTER WILL BE
IN TOMORROW'S DAY BOOK
Cora Anderson will tell the story
of her life for 13 years as a man, dur
ing which time one woman posed as
"his" wife and another "he ' really
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