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A man tells 6f a dinner lie once had
at a farmhouse, on which the piece
de resistance was literally a very
tough chicken. Those at table, in-
eluding the farmer's two young sons,
struggled unsuccessfully to make
some impression upon their respec
tive helpings, when, Sam turned to
"Tom," he said softly, "somehow I
f wish old Dick hadn't a died. Don't
Ryou? Houston Chronicle.
TIME TO FLY
"Why what in the world has be
come of your watch? The one you
sed to have had a handsome 'gold
"I know it did, but circumstances
ter cases." Philadelphia Tele-
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j HER HAT
"They say he loves her so much he
can even anticipate her thoughts."
"Yes, indeed. When we were com
ing .out this evening he said, 'Yes,
deaff it is on straight,' before she had
said $ word."
HER SOLE COMFORT
He came home and found his
young wife dissolved in tears. "What
do you think has happened?" she
cried. "I left the cage open and our
canary has flown away."
He undertook to give what conso
lation he might and took the poor,
distressed woman in his arms. As she
nestled against his shoulder a new
access of sobs convulsed her. "Ah,
George," she murmured in a choking
voice, "now Fve only you left."
THAT'S THE REASON!
Jake See that girl there on the
beach? She gets ten thousand dol
lars a year posing for artists.
Rake That's some figure. Dart
mouth Jack o' Lantern.
BREAKING THE ICE
Hostess People are very dull to
night, Adolph. I really can't get them
Host Play something, dearest.
DfO CHR EVER ,
NOTICE DAT SOKE
FELLERS ARE SO
CONCEITED DAT DFY
THINK OEY ARE TH
EVERY TIME DEY GO
OUT FER A WALK?