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Pinckney sent her home and told the
neighbors to mind their business?
Oh, deah, no, how distressing."
Mrs. Anna Beck: "I have had ner
vous headaches from the crying of
that baby. I am sure it cried every
evening and every morning. Yes, I
,am a widow. How long? I do not
see how that is material to this case.
Yes, I had a child, but it never cried,
I dear no. The other babies in the
"building there is only one. I have
lived there 14 years and I should
know, and that one doesn't cry. The
sick one that has been there two
years? No, I do not know. The
janitor's wife told me etc., etc."
The mother of the baby, Mrs. Gol
da Wilson: "The baby doesn't cry
more than other babies; it is a heal
thy child. I fed it regularly and
sometimes when it is asleep I go out
for my groceries and leave it, and 1
did go downtown on one occasion
and left it in charge of the janitor's
wife. These women have complain
ed since the baby came."
The court: "Discharged."
RUSS RETREAT HALTED BIG
Petrograd. Russians have halted
their retreat in Galicia. The grand
duke is forming his forces along the
Bug and the Gnilla Lipa and is pre
paring to give battle. Austro-Ger-man
attempts to force this new line
have been repulsed with heavy losses.
Admitted the Slavs continue to fall
back on their own territory, north
and northeast of Lemberg. But east
and southeast of Lemberg grand
duke's armies not only are blocking
enemy's further advance, but are
smashing at Austro-German lines in
succession of counter attacks.
f Rome. Montenegrin troops have
invaded Austrian province of Bosnia,
occupying mountain village of Vout
chero. Montenegrins continuing
their offensive, driving northward
through Southeastern Bosnia.
NAthens. British cruiser and de
stroyer raided Asia Minor coast on j
Tuesday, sinking several Turkish
sailing vessels and steamer and de
stroying telegraph station and sev
eral houses at Alzanof.
Petrograd. German torpedo boat
sunk in Baltic off Windau Monday.
German squadron of 1 battleship, 4
light cruisers and seveal topedo boats
put to flight afte shelling Windau.
Wm. Fellowas Morgan of New York
is the treasurer of the national com
mittee in charge of the Americani
zation day movement.
Why it is that a banker on the
stage always has muttonchop whis
kers? Why does the stage lawyer always
carry his papers in his hat? A real
lawyer never does that
Vny is the stage reporter always
distinguished by a big notebook. A
real reporter never carries one.
Water will boil without fire. After
five hours of constant and rapid stir
ring with a paddle boiling water was
produced at Johns Hopkins university.
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