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? Tes. What of if asks Mr. Pol
hebius, none too dry. 'Weren't we re
hearsing the novel?'
Ji' 'We was, but you weren't in on
answered 4im. 'Anyway, I saw it,
so it's all over, "Jane. You may as
well understand that.'
ot' 'Tut!' says Mr. Polhemus. 'It was
a", a joke1, wasn't it, and I believe in
living a variety of endings. You see,
I'm a married man anc so it don't do
'no harm. And my wife's on her way
tfpto Pottsfleld and between you and
me' I'd like to forget about that more
than 'you would. Miss Topaz is so
irresistible, you see,' he adds, 'that's
why I put her into the book, not
meaning any harm. Come along,
Mr. Bowers, and if you don't drink 1
csLn introduce you to a good brand of
cigars at Mr. Brown's.'
-""That's how it ended, Miss, and
June's married to Jim now, but it
would be best not to look for too
much local color in Pottsfleld, be
cause people is tired of it And if
there's any words you want to know
GENTLE-VOICED 'LADY" LAWYER',
IS TERROR TO CRIMINALS
YE FAIRE SHOPPERS
My wife is lond of shopping;
She very sellom stops.
When days are fine she's right in
''Cavorting through the shops.
Alid when the days are rainy
-And she is all alone,
ThB"ads." she reads and then pro-
To shop by telephone.
rfj- Kansas City Journal.
-iAn Austin legislator in opposing
the division of Texas says it was a
mistake when the United States took
Tgxas into the Union. Sure, don't
we know it? Texas should have tak
en in the United States;
ti o o
rrBoth sides having resorted to star
vation policies, it now remains only
td'add "no quarter given" to make It
complete civilized warfare.
Mrs. Van Leuvan
When the burly burglar and the
nimble porcb. climber are brought
into court in Muskogee, Okla., these
days, the prosecutor they face Js a
gentle-voiced, flufiyhaifed' young
woman Mrs. Katherya an.Iieuvan,
assistant county attoray of NOwata
Mrs. Van Leuvan didn't use polit
ical pull to get her office slie's one
of the best laweyrs in Nowata-county,
the daughter of a lawyer, the wife of
a lawyer, and she got "her appoint
ment on merit as a lawyer. Mrs. Van
Leuvan is her hu&Wnd's partner in
the Jaw firm ef Van Leuvan: & Van
Leuvan. " J
PERISHEDAT HIS POST
It was a macWnein a nickelodeon '
and on it was inscribed: "Push hard
enough and you wiHget your penny
On opening the show the other
morning they f bund at ti foot -of the
machine a- Scotchman lyjag-dead.
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