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Marriages with any other motive
than mate love begin with failure.
Mate love may exist without mar
riage, she thinks. If I understand
Mrs. Austin, mate love may be dis
tinguished from shabby and frequent
substitutes by its desire to accept
consequences and obligations.
All persons who do not realize that
love must pay its way in service and
devotion are love grafters.
Automatically, the act of lqving
ties up with it those who love and the
unborn. .Nature did not make love
free. Here and there an individual is
born with a blind spot for this partic
ular for of responsibility, as with tone
deafness or a lack of color discrim
ination. Mrs. Austin defines this type
as "an accidental and doubtful vari
ant, a bird with a speckled feather."
Birds they are, of course. These
love grafters are not such rare birds
as one would wish them, either in
fact, there are so many of them with
"speckled feathers" that he have
come, almost, to accept the speckled
bird as a type and not a variant.
Men pride themselves upon such
"speckled" qualities. Many of them
are not ashamed to be emotional pan
handlers shameless beggars for
love, going about with their hearts
in their hands, asking every woman
they meet to please drop the coin of a
kiss in a poor man's lif e.
If there ever should be a national
investigation into love grafters, every
other graft investigation ever held
would sound like the minutes of a
trustees' meeting after Sunday serv
ice. o o
HANDSOME INDIAN FEARLESS
RIDER; HAS UNIQUE WARDROBE
Dark Cloud is the fearless bare
back rider of the western Majestic
studios. He is also the son of the
chieftain who fought Custer in the
Black Hills on that memorable day
when only a handful of White men
survived the fury of the Indian as
sault. Since joining tle Majestic, Dark
Cloud has collected a wonderful
wardrobe. He is a graduate of Car
lisle and is a polished gentleman, but
this does not deter him from making
up in war paint and feathers to play
the roles in which his people became
Folded newspapers should be kept
handy in the kitchen, and these1
placed under pots and kettles, says"
the Pittsburgh Sun. If this is done T
every day when the pans are taken I
from the stove no grease spots will1
mar the kitchen table.
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