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personator at forty per. Say she'd
beat either of those two into fits.
Dandy little girl a real one, Mr.
Garrison, and her hair's "
"What?" shouted Pop, and then,
with a sudden access of generosity
he slammed down alTthe-ononey upon
the desk in front of Joe, Except two
twenties, which he thoughtfully
pocketed. "Joe, were you, were
"Sure," answered Joe. "I was both
of them. And, as I was saying, there's
a real girl waiting till I get that job,
and don't keep her waiting longer
than her patience, because her hair's
TODAY'S LENTEN DISH
By Caroline Coe
. . Codfish Balls. Soak 1" pound of
codfish 3 hours in tepid water. Peel
and slice 1 pound of potatoes and put
over the fire with fish, and water to
cover. Boil until potato is soft; drain;
separate fish from potato and pick in
to fine shreds. Mash the potato while
hot and add the shredded fish and
beat. Add 2 tablespoonfuls of butter,
2 eggs and 1 teaspoonful of minced
Whisk all together till very light,
form into balls and set in cool place
three hours. Fry in deep not fat and
serve with egg sauce.
George Ade tells a story which he
says always seems fresh and glisten
ing to him, no matter how old it gets.
It is about two solemn looking gen
tlemen who were riding together in
a railway carriage. One gentleman
said to the other: "Is your wife en
tertaining this summer?"
Whereupon the second gentleman
replied: "Not very." Pittsburgh
In Korea until comparatively re
cently a man was not allowed the dig
nity of trousers until he had taken to
himself a wife. Your gay bachelor
had to wear a skirt
NOTED SCIENTISTS ON BATTLE
LINE WITH SOLDIERS
Mme. Curie, the world's most dis
tinguished woman scientist, is using
her scientific knowledge for the bene
fit of the wounded soldiers.
The woman who discovered radium
is now working in a military hospital
near the French battle line, where
she has a complete 'radiographic
equipment. She is said to be one of
the hardest working nurses now at
Estimated that 93 per cent of tha
ocean floor is devoid of vegetation.