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MYSTERY CASE REACHES FROM
GRAVE TO ALTAR
New York, March 12. New depths
of mystery, reaching from the grave
to the marriage altar, were 'probed
today in the amazing love tangle of
Virginius Mayo, millionaire, New
Haven radiator manufacturer.
Mayo is apparently enmeshed in
the skein of at least three alleged
marriages and one "love marriage,"
the latter to "Mrs. Dudley" of Brook
lyn. From New Haven came utter re
pudiation by Mayo of the marital
claims of Mrs. Florence Weeks Mayo
of Scranton, Pa., who insists Mayo
was a widower when he married her
at Binghamton, N. Y., in 1890. From
Scranton came reiteration of charges
that Mayo was mourned as dead for
The pall of death was even raised
when Frank H. Cook, father of Lil
lian Cook, Mayo's stenographer who
took her life last week, promised a
personal investigation today -of re
ports that the body buried Tuesday
was not that of his daughter.
Theh present legal wife of Mayo at
New Haven was also threatening di
Racked by doubts and perplexities,
Cook insists that the body of his
daughter bore only faint resem
blance. He is, however, opposed to
exhuming the body until after fur
ther investigation at New Haven.
O O -r
Madrid, Spain. 14 passengers kill
ed, 18 injured, in wreck of mail train
near Vige. Three opera stars among
MORGAN'S DAUGHTER GIVES
ADVICE TO AMERICAN GIRL
Miss Anne Morgan, daughter of the
late Pierpont Morgan, who gives
more time to social service than to
serving society, has extended her
work into the literary field" and she
has just published a book, "The
American Girl," in which she offers
helpful suggestions" to those Ameri
can girls who earn their living.
Miss Morgan is the leading spirit in
many organizations which have fo?
their purpose the betterment of girls '