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"What are you telling Mollie, Maf
gie," asked Aunt Mary coming into
tie room just as we were walking
toward the place where I had spread
out Sonny's clothes.
"Something, Aunt Mary, that
would shock your dear, old-fashioned
soul till it shriveled up," said Mollie
with a laugh as she kissed her.
"Don't be too sure, Mollie, dear,"
I said, "Aunt Mary would probably
approve of every word I have said to
you. She Jias marched Tvith her regi
ment she is in the modern ranks
of the women who think today.
"Come, let's go and see the tiny
baby clothes, youll love them, Mol
lie," I asserted as" I drew her inside
"Of course, I will. Oh, Margie,
how queer it will seem for you to
have a baby in your arms."
"It will seem a bit of heaven," I
(To Be Continued Tomorrow.)
FIVE KILLED, ONE MISSING, IN,
ALTON DYNAMITE BLAST
Alton, III., April 2. Five men were
killed and a sixth missing in an ex
plosion of dynamite M the wheel
house of the Equitable Powder Co.,
five miles from here this morning.
The dead: Sup't James A. Coburn,
Elmer Kortkamp, Gustave Miller,
Clyde Davis, Louis Murphy.
The name of the missing sixth man
is not known.
The "wheel house" was a concrete
structure, 12 feet square, in which
powder was mixed. The explosion
was heard 100 miles away, at Mat
N. U. SETTLEMENT BENEFIT
Monday evening's performance -of
"Tess of theStory Country" at the
Crown Theatre, Division and Ash
land, will be for the benefit of the
Northwestern University Settlement.
Harriet Vittum will Bpeak between
A WISE PUP
VfoWI THfS fe A HOT tY!
AND NOT A BIT CF SHADE
Washington. Case against D
Mueller and Sec'y Schultz of Ger-
many's Seattle, consulate, accused of r
trying to buy from employe secrets '3
b Seattle Construction & Drydock IJj
Co.'s business, will bs dropped. ' "