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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, June 16, 1915, LAST EDITION, Image 23',
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Nabors, a pitcher for Newnan of
the Georgia-Alabama, league, pitched
13 innings against Talladega without
allowing a hit.
Little John J. Evers, Jr., Is reaching
a stage where he does some thinking
for himself. Not long ago he con
fronted his father and asked:
(0 "Father, who is the best second
baseman in the world?"
"Who's the best father in the
world?", countered the Keystone
"I know you're the best father In
the world," replied John, Jr. "But
he hesitated and studied the matter
an instant father, what does Eddie
Collins tell his little boy?"
TODAY'S ODDEST STORY
St. Joseph, Mo., June 16, -George
Bock has filed suit against the city
for $2,500 damages 1n reparation for
fractures of both legs -when he fell
on a slippery sidewalk.
The street was of maple wood con
struction and Bock also charges the
splinters that penetrated his trousers
after the fall ruined nig garment
Cardiff. Due to the dearth of men
on account of enlistments women
have -volunteered to act as street
London. When early morning
, guns were "fired in St. James Park
in celebration of five years of King
George's reign, hundreds of people
thought the Zeppelins had arrived.
Berlin. Berlin school children
have contributed $50,000 for the war
London. Now come war names
for race horees, "Neuve Chapelle"
being one of the King'B yearlings; an
other is the "Hymn of Hate" and
Lord Michelham's horse named
"Lucky Liege" before that Belgian
fortress fell is now named '"Plucky
London. Hundreds of aailors in
the British navy who receiyed life
saving collars "have learned 'they were,
the gifts from Quen Mary.
T SAFETY FIRST A WORD TO THE!
MAN AT THE WHEEL
LOCK WHERE YOU ABE
SAFETY FIRST, speed afterwards.
There's a slogan for you, Mr. Auto
Keep your eye on the street in
front of you. The man at the wheel
has no time to look around pedes
trians take it for granted you are .at
tending to the wheel.
Never argue with the man in the
street while you are driving. Maybe
he's wrong and you're right but you
may kfll or maim some innocent per
son while you are scrapping.
Watch out for those heedless
youngsters who play in the street
They shouldn't be in the street, but
they must be protected nevertheless.
Put on the brakes when you are
turning a corner better you should
lose a little time than someone else
should lose their lives.
Little Johnny, on being asked, by
his school teacher if he knew what
was meant by "at par," replied that
"Ha was always at pa when he came