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AFRAID OF SKELETON
Roger Sullivan is getting afraid of
one of the skeletons in his closet,
namely, the one which put bis name
on the unfair hst of union labor.
Steps leading to the removal of the
, name from the doomed list may come
(4P up at the next meeting of the Chi
cago Federation of Labor.
Several years ago when Roger
was in the corporation business as
president of the Cosmopolitan Elec
tric Company he had trouble with
union labor. He turned the electrical
workers down and allowed himself to
be placed on the list of those unfair
But now Roger is going to try his
political arts on the trades unionists.
If the reported plan is true it's mere
ly the game of capturing a meeting
when the delegates are off guard and
then ramming a resolution through,
taking his name off the unfair list.
"But, my boy, if your side got 3
runs and the other side got 9 runs,
how can you say your side came out
"Because our side kept the ball."
To cure squeaking shoes take a
large plate and pour just enough oil
on it to cover the bottom. Then stand
the shoes with their heels propped,
so that the soles rest in the oil. Let
them stand -overnight, and.in the
morning wipeoff any excess of- oil
there "may be. J . t
SHERLOCK HOLMES CRITICIZES
New York. England's refusal to
take part in the Panama-Pacific Ex
position in 1915 displeases Sir Arthur
Conan Doyle, now a visitor in Amer
ica, and he does not care who knows
it He told a large New York audi
ence the other day that Premier As
quith did not represent the wishes of
the English people when he refused to
participate in the exposition.
"Our country is a great country,
but not great enough to admit when
it makes a mistake," is the bouquet
Sherlock Holmes tossed the English
Frank E. Coyne, one time postmas
ter, is out for Congress in Lorimer's
Congressman McAndrews, Demo
crat, would like to be county treas
urer. West Siders are beginning to boost
City Clerk Francis D. Connery, Dem
ocrat, for mayor.
Arizona Indians will mortgage their
wives lor a bottle of sherry wine.
They haven't been educated to cham
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