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new.york. there is many interest
ing things in a cop's life, even the bull
that drives the prison hack to black
well's island picks up a good storey
onct in a while
he got one the uther day when
he was loadin up his wagon, and one
poor rummy began bawling and boo
hooing 8umthing f eerce
this guy was a dip that got nabbed
in a subway trane with his fin in a
old gentleman's pockit, and the cop
was Just goin to tell him to shut up
when anuther prisener asked him
what was the matter
boo hoo, hollers the pickpockit, i
am thlnMn of my poor wife, i may be
a tuff guy, but i hate to have to go
way and leave her
this uther feller was going up the
river to do 6 months for biggemy,
and he give the guy with the weeps
the merry ha ha, and he says
ah, 'take a brace, you mush head,
ime leaving 2 wives, and you don't
see me pulling none oX that sob stuff,
KEPT IN TYPE
"Huerta Regime Tottering."
"Marshall Makes pigrammatic
"I. W. W. Leader Jailed."
"Villa Wins Big Battle."
"Fatal Crash at Crossing."
"What are yer goin' ter whip little
Josh, fer, Pa?"
"Playin' with condensed milk cans
right before all them new, summer
Doaraers. in, x. wuhu.
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