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The teacher, a lady of uncertain
age, was having a hard time teach
ing Johnny the names of the presi
dents. "Why, when I was your age," she
said disgustedly, "I could recite the
names of the presidents backward
"Yes'm," said Johnny, "but when
you was my age dey 'wasn't so. many
presidents." Ladies' Home Journal.
A SAD CASE
The worried countenance of the
bridegroom disturbed the best man.
Tiptoeing up the aisle, he whispered:
"What's the matter, Jock? Hae
ye lost the ring?"
"No," blurted out the unhappy
Jock, "the ring's safe eno'. But, mon,
1 I've lost' ma enthusiasm." Youth's
He When I proposed to Flossie
she asked me for a little time to make
up her mind.
She (the hated rival) Oh! So she
makes that up, too, does she?
A little boy of five was invited to
a children's party. The next day he
was giving an account of the fun, and
said that each of ther little visitors
had contributed either a song, a reci
tation, or music for the pleasure of
"Oh, poor little Jack!' said his
mother, "how very unfortunate you
could do nothing!"
"Yes, I could, mother," replied the
young hopefuL T stood up and said
my prayers r'
, o o
A HABITATION AND A NAME
Jigg My landlady is a regular old
Jagg A what?
Jigg Just that! Because I owe
her a little money, she is always lay
ing for me! Puck.
"Flubdub is pretty mean, isn't he?"
"Mean? Why, say, that fellow is
mean enough to have his name en
graved on the handle of his um
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