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Xered, smiling: "It I really am a
sss I think it is because I nave
Sounds easy, doesn't it?
Miss Eyton appeared as Helen
Chester in the nine-reel Selig picture
"The Spoilers' where she played op
posite Dustin Farnum. She was
Joan in "The Fifth Man," and Nep
tuna In "When His Ship Came In."
OFTEN ENVIED! LILIAN BELL'S
CHATS WITH ENGAGED GIRLS
Did it ever occur to you thasome
Tirls dont WANT to marry ,
Even if they are brave enough to
come right out and say so,. -you an-
swer: "Oh, as pretty a girl as YOU
notlwant to marry? Impossible!"
Just as if the only reason any girl
mjfeht give for not wanting to marry
wajithe horrible fear that she might
""The whole system of bringing up
daughters is wrong. Why no teach
girls from the first something like
-f you should be fortunate enough
to find a man of sound principles, one
who was high-minded and honorable
and chivalrous because-he had re
sji&ct unto his own soul and not for
public opinion, you might love him
ana make him a happy wife. But if
ydii- never find such a one, do not
imagine that a single life is misera
ble. Respect yourself sufficiently and
live alone if it pleases you. A woman
with a trade or a profession is to be
envied, not pitied. And whether she
marries or not, it is her own business!
No coercion need tempt you to make
a mistake, for which ypu will be
sorry just once, but that once will be
If mothers preached that to their
little daughters, instead of teaching
them all the showy arts and graces
which turn so many girls Into shame
less man-traps, there would be fewer
wretched marriages from which "both
are eager to escape.
The greatest essential in a happy
marriage is to have your minds mar
ried as fell as your bodies.
Are your tastes similar?
I don't mean are you both fond
of reading, for the girl might like to
read poetry and the man dive for the
sporting page, yet the dissimilarity
could be concealed under the general
caption "fond of reading."
Does he drink?
Oh yes, I know. "Only ajittle beer
now and then." It would be quite-'
easy to give it up he says he would
Just like to see a habit get the better
of him! yet he does drink a little,'
for sociability's sake.
Or because he is a salesman and
his business demands that he must
drink with his customers.
Or, let me see! What are some of
the other reasons?
The true reason is, he drinks be
cause he wants to because he likes
the taste of it going down his throat
or the feel of it in his elbows, after it
Yet, one drink has been known, to
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