pathetic manager. "Would a hundred
dollars square our involuntary appro
priation of her property, do you
"That's generous a small fortune
to her," declaredJLane.
Then he started dfrsbis mission. In
a dingy little room he found the ob
ject of his interest.
Eva Ward opened her eyes wide as
Lane faltered at the sight of her
beauty, and stumblingly told his
story. Then her sweet face was il
lumined with joy at the recovering of
her lost pets.
They were returned to her the next
day, and that made an excuse for a
second call. It grew into a third,
when one evening Lane went to put
before her the scheme of making the
cats a source of regular revenue.
By this time he was head over heels
in love with her. She approved the
plan suggested. Would he manage it
Surely, gladly, and one exening
when he brought in his report of his
success, he suggested a life partner
ship and Eva agreed.
IS THE MAURETANIA DOOMED
Equally famous with the ill-fated
Lusitania is the sunken liner's sister
ship, the Mauretania, which now
holds the record for swift passage
from Queenstown to New York.
These mammoth ships each carried
4 screws rotated by turbine engines
of 68,000 housepower. That num
ber of horses placed head to tail
would stretch in a line 90 miles long.
Either ship placed in front of the
British parliament building or our
capital at Washington would almost
entirely obsqure the structures.
Wipe bookcases and shelves with
a cloth on which are a few drops of
oil of lavender and avoid mold on
Open the bookcase doors often and
allow the books to get an air bath.
''Beat the carpet on wrong side first.
CHINESE-MINISTER TO UNITED
VLF.Shah. snA. satv.
K. F. Shah, minister from China
to the United States, and his little son.
TODAY'S TESTED RECIPE
Young Carrot Dish. Scrape car
rots, put into sauce pan with a small
onion, a bay leaf, a little salt and pep
per. Cover with water and stir until
tender. Place ona dish a mound of
mashed potatoes; take up carrots,
stick them around potatoes to form
a dome. r v
Thicken the stock. inv which car
rots were boiled with, a little flour or'
cornstarch.. Pour jt over carrots and
sprinkle "with cnopped parsley.
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