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"THE WAY OF THE WOMAN," WITH IRENE
HOUGH, MOST BEAUTIFUL TELEPHONE GIRL
In his powerful' arms, the ex-college
football' player "and erstwhile
cattle puncher' caught"the slender
form ot the endangered beauty in his
armSj and .lifted her: from -under the
menacing vicinnty of.the crane!
(She breathed excifcedly-in his arms
as its' burden,crashed tot the pave
ment. A crowd "gathered -around. But
Evelyn simply 'stared, stupified at the
rapidity with'.which her savior had
Arnold Cummins. Bryant Washburne
Mrs. Cummins... .Ruth Stonehouse
Marguerite Dawson.,... Lillian Drew
Dorothy Ellis ,
Irene Hough," "The Most Beauti
ful Telephone Girl in America"
All Houston attended the wedding
of beautiful Evelyn Sinclair and
handsome Arnold" Cummins.
Cummins, tall, interesting and a
perfect type of manly strength, had
carved his own fortune from the soil
of the pioneer state. He had'come
from the big east a few years before
he met the beauty, leaving the tra
ditions of his 'illustrious family be
For years Arnold had tioled with
his head and .hand, tilling the spil and
then cattle rancing. The stubborn
ground defied his hardest'efforts.
But his grim determination stuck
It was a balmy spring afternoon.
He had ridden into Houston for sup
plies. He tied his horse Bt a hitch
ing post near one of the new stores
and, paused long enough to light his
cigarette in the lee of the wall.
Suddenly, a roan horse of great
beauty cantered around the corner.
On it sat a beautiful girj Evelyn
Sinclair. The handsome ranchman
paused in his steps and stared at her
transfixed. Never before-had'he seen j
such beauty except in his own society
circles in the east.
Hev tossed " aside his cigarette,
swung on his heel and slowly fol
lowed Evelyn's lead down the street
Then, as she turned suddenly and
faced Cummins', he saw with a thrill
of horror a huge building stone hang
ing directly over her head, from a
builder's crane! In a moment it
would drop and crush her to death!
A workman yelled frantically! Cum
mins leaped forward.
taken in the danger and with which
he had' acted, thus, saying her life.
-, The'hext day Cummins and Evelyn
'Sinclair rode together into the hills.
Ana tne next aay tney roae again
and finally they becanife engaged, and
Finally, a child came and then one .
hightjCummins came home from the
hills with a happier smile than usual
to greet, his lovely wife.
, "We have struck oil," he said tak-