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SERBIAN WOMAN SEEKS
FOR NATIVE LAND
Miss Yelena Lozanich, who came
to the United States from Serbia to
raise funds and supplies for relief
work in her native land, where thou
sands are suffering from lack of
clothing, agricultural implements and
money to buy seed for crops.
I "How -will I ever learn to tell which
is a 'd' and. which is a 'b'?"
"Why, the 'd' is the letter with its
tomach on. its back!"
"A STRANGER IN CAMP" A
Archibald Bait, while visiting with
an old chum in a north woods town,
goes out on a big time with him and
refuses to be taken home when his
friend thinks he has had enough.
Bait, in a struggle to free himself
from his friend's detaining hand,
strikes him down with his cane.
Thinking that he has killed him,
Bait flees in terror. The next morn
ing, still running away, he meets an
Indian chief in the woods. Bait, in
full evening dress, is a strange object
to the Indian, as is the Indian to him.
Each runs from the other, badly
Bait comes to a lumber camp and
seeks rest. The boss is in love with
his foreman's daughter and the cook"
is extremely jealous and on seeing
them making love, faints and falls
under the table. Dinnertime comes
and the cook is missing. Bait is made
the cook. A sheriff arrives during
dinner and talks of the escape of a
convict murderer. Bait thinks he
means him and hides in the girl's
room, frightening her. She shouts
for help. The boss runs in. They
fight and in the struggle bump
against a curtained corner. The es
caped convict-murderer jumps out
from his hiding place and after a
struggle, escapes into the dinner hall,
where the lumber jacks capture and
Bait returns to his cooking. The
fire is low. Bait pours oil into the
stove. It blows up and he is knocked
down. The hands run in and find him
speckled with soot Thinking he has
smallpox they run him out of the
camp. He runs to town and finds
his chum uninjured. They start out
for a good time.
Kansas City man drove a golf ball
200 yards and across a ditch, holing
out in one, during a recent match.
Mathematical fiends have figured it
out that he has one chance in 1,600.
000 of repeating.