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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, July 24, 1915, NOON EDITION, Image 12

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"WHAT'S IN A NAMES PEC
CHINESE, NOT IRISH
IS I fortunate as to live on a farm and
EEGGTOVTme
Miss Peg O'Wing, who is from
China not from Ireland, has come to
America to make her debut on the
stage. It's Peg's ambition to become
the "Bernhardt of China."
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HOUSEHOLD HELPS
Keep the floor of the storeroom free
from bundles use boxes to store the
articles and set them up bookcase
fashion bo it is not necessary to lift
one from the other when you want
something in the bottom box. A
board nailed across the front and only
half way up will keep all the contents
intact and easy of access.
If the wall is so soft it will not hold
a picture nail, mix a little plaster of
pans and water, enlarge the hole
2nd fill with the piaster and in a
Jmkiute insert the nail and let it dry.
Don't keep old shoes sell them
give them away anything to rid the
storeroom of them. If you are so.
have trees or shrubs, dig a hole two
feqt deep near the roots and bury old
shoes and let nature and the tree
roots transform even "old shoes" into
fruit and foliage.
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SHOOTS STEPSON, WIFE, THEN
SUICIDES, AFTER QUARREL
Detroit, Mich., July 24. Crazed
with anger because his stepson would
not go to work, while his own son
was drawing $5 a day at the Ford
plant, Chester Hall, 58, of Grand Rap
ids, shot and killed the stepson, Hen
ry Tunis, 18, and his wife, Anna, 38,
at the home of his son, Roy HalL He
then blew off his own head with a
shotgun.
Han and his wife came here from
Grand Rapids two weeks ago to visit
at the home of their son. The" step
son arrived here Monday.
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AMERICAN CIRL MAY BE QUEEN
OF INDEPENDENT POLAND
London, July 24. Prince Ponla
towski, whose wife was Miss Helen
Sperry of Stockton, Cal, is being
mentioned as possible future king of
Poland if Poles should gain indepen
dence at end of war, according to
Paris dispatches. PontiatowskTs ene-
mies, however, are already declar
ing it would never do for an Ameri
can queen to reign over Poland.
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SULLIVAN QUITS FOREIGN POST
Washington. James M. Sullivan,
minister to Santo Domingo.shas re
signed and his resignation haB been
accepted. He quit following an in
vestigation of misconduct and unfit
ness for the poet. No successor has
been chosen. '
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TELEGRAPH BRIEFS
Washington. President Wilson
will leave Washington soon for an
other short vacation trip at Cornish.
Washington. Police convinced let
ter postmarked Los Angeles, threat
ening to blow up capitol at 1:30 a. a.
Thursday was hoax.
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