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CHAMPION AIR, PILOT WILL RACE MOTHER
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The "championship of the universe" is the pretentious title for which
Barney Oldfield, veteran automobile pilot, and Lincoln Beachey, noted loop-the-loop
and upside-down aviator, are scheduled to battle at Brighton"
Beach May 22, 23 and 24. The picture shows how they will look whilej
skimming along about 100 miles per.
KANSAS WILL SAVE BABIES.
Kansas spent $10,000 a year for
ihree years m a campaign vagainst
tuberculosis and actually saved the
lives of 425 men and women a year.
This was at the rate of $25 a hfe
And now the women of that state
are planning to start a campaign
along the same lines to save the lives
of the babies who die every year from
malnutrition, bad milk and ignorance
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Kansas', vital statistics show that
about 35,000 babies are born in Kan
sas each year and that, more than
3,500 die before they are two years
There are 200,000 women voters in
Kansas and they are the ones who
propose to set on foot this new life
Rub backs of all framed pictures
with cedar oil or turpentine and
moths or insects will give them a