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Ti i n m r ii ' m
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BLONDES MORE POPULAR THAN BRUNETTES
PROVE IT YOURSELF
lah Bergan, who is a blonde with blue
"If you'll take the trouble to
watch," confides this observing lit
tle woman, "you'll see that the
Los Angeles, Cal. Who are the
wall flowers In a ballroom when more
girls than men are present the
blondes or the. brunettes,?
Who are unaccompanied when
seen in the parks and other public
placea of amusement the blonde's or
Who make up the bulk of the old
maid budget in this city the-blonde
or the brunette?
Are blondes more popular than
"fcefc' speaks up pretty Mrs. Beu-
blonde gets more attention than her
"Just watch the bathers at the
beach if you don't believe me.
"Count the blondes and the bru
nettes on the ballroom floor.
"Watch the couples' in the prom
enades and in the streets or parks."
When asked for a reason for this,
Mrs. -Bergan-declares she cwldh't tell
"The only thing I can think i$ that
the girl who is very fair of face and
azure-eyed looks more like the cling
ing vine than her brunette sister.
"If you are still not convinced take
a little trip over some of the crowded
car lines of the city, where there are
more persons than seats to -accommodate
"You'll very soon se.e a blonde girl
come into, the car. Perhaps there" are
two or three brunette girls standing
already. The minute she enters,
some man will jump up and offer his
seat Can't explain it, but there it
WAR NEWS OF ONE YEAR AGO
TODAY - v
Amiens and Somme valley lost by
La Fere, one of the outer fortifi
cations of Paris, taken by Germans.
Three million Frenchmen now said
to be under arms to defend Paris.
New intrenchments being built
St Petersburg announces that thfj
Austrians have lost 100,000 men
Galicia and Russian Poland. AH the!
defenses about Lemberg have been-.
taken, it is declared, and the city ocj'
cupied. The way is said to be open-
to Berlin and Vienna.
Japanese are closing in on -Kiao-Chow.