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Then she sees me looking and says,
'Oh, I am so proud to think that all
my boys are helping the old country.
Won't I be pleased when they come
"Then she adds, 'You and I will just
have to get along as best we can.' "
Her late husband was a volunteer.
"Wouldn't he have been proud to
see them all march off!" she said to
Her case has been brought to the
attention of wealthy people and the
mother who would give seven sons to
her country will doubtless be well
cared for during their absence.
BY AND ABOUT WOMEN
Miss Anne Morgan, daughter of the
late J. P. Morgan, seldom wears jew
els, but when she took out an insur
ance policy oii her personal gems
recently she valued them at $7,000,
000. It was the largest policy ever
issued t oa single woman.
Mrs. Catherine Breshkovsky,
known as "Baboushka," or grand
mother to the Russians, has been or
dered to some point on th eArctic cir
cle,, after having been imprisoned at
Irkutsk for trying to escape. She is
70 years years old and was sentenced
to the life of a convict because of her
anarchistic activities. Several years
ago she made a lecture tour of the
DEEP GIRDLE NEWEST FASHION
A TOOTHACHE CURE
Despite all the scientists, supersti
tion still picturesquely lingers in the
English countryside. In Dorsetshire
it is believed that verdigris is a cure
for shingles, and daisies a cure for
boils. The following is a local recipe
"You go to a young oak tree and
put your arms around it and mark
the place where your vingers mate.
Then vet a zlit in the bark with your
knife, put your left hand behind.your
head and pull out zum hair behind
your right ear and put it in the zlit
of the bark, and you will never have
the toothache again."
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The draped girdle reaching from
hip line to base line marks this gown
as one of the latest of the autumn
The long tunic is another advanc
ed note, and it will be noted that the
underskirt of black satin is, like all
the new skirts, short enough to show
the ankle line. The gown itself is
made of a smooth black and white
Kettles maybe thoroughly cleaned
by boiling potato peelings in them.