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chant knelt together, 'equal before
God. During the long night of the
dark ages, the lamp of knowledge
was kept burning in the monasteries.
Tolerance knows that there are two
sides to every question and that a
picture that shows onljr-shadows is
essentially false." Frank Bernero,
430 W. 14th st
LOTS OF BOOZE. In view of the
present prohibition agitation it may
interest Chicagoans to read the con
tents of a letter which I received this
morning from Hoopeston, HI., dry ter
ritory. "This is a prohibition county and
it may interest you to know that two
barrels of alcohol were consumed
here Sunday, Sept 19, and over 30
fights resulted and several arrests
"Those arrested were fined and re
leased Tuesday and some of them
within a few hours re-arrested.
"People have 'corn fever and a
dozen of them say only hot whisky
will break it, and yet even a doctor's
order can't obtain any at a drug
store." Vincent Hoier, 527 N. Saw
GREATEST NATION. The
world's greatest nation will be the
one that shall be able to maintain
peace within itself and remain neu
tral in the face of Europe's conflict
the greatest crisis in human history.
Our country is pictured as that great
est It is prophesy, however, that
our greatest alarm lies in the cosmo
politan character of our people, made
up of emigration from all the war
America through the last year has
acquitted herself nobly. But now
millions are proposed to be "loaned"
to Europe's war-torn countries nei
ther side is to be denied money. This
is the most serious step our govern
ment can take, to have financial in
terests on both or either side. It
may overthrow our neutrality. For
money and heart throb together. Be
sides, there is a probability that the
United States may need the change
sometime herself. However, heavy
loans passing to Europe will either
involve us unfavorably or else place
us in a position to command peace in
Europe. Elmer E. Rogers.
EVA TANGUAY. There is a young
lady who is jolly, individualistic and
the best tonic for every man or worn- ;
an to hear. She probably has more"
friends than any actress on the stage.
The secret of her success should be
the secret of every downcast woman's
uprising. If every girl would just
copy Eva Tanguay the devil and all
his angels could not push them down,
to tears, misery, despair and ruin.
Eva says: "Ha! The boys all talk
about me, but I don't care; I should
worry." The result is that when men
or woman, for that matter, talk about
her she don't care how much they
gossip or talk and it acts as a free
advertisement, making her more
friends than she had before.
What a breezy relief she is to all
these people who are suing for $50,- ,
000 damages; to all these tearful
women who are weeping because
some one is talking about them.
Come out of it! Smile if it hurts. "The
man worth while is the man with a
smile when everything goes dead
wrong." It is just as true of women.
It is not a damage to be talked about
if we just smile until people come
flocking irresistibly to our side from
Come, downcast women, be a tonic
to yourself and everybody else. Copy
little Eva Tanguay. You should wor
ry. Allen Steven, 3325 N. Ridgway.
MAYBE SHE DID
A janitor of a country school found
written on the blackboard:
"Find the least common multiple."
Beneath it he wrote:
"Teacher: I hev been lookin' for
that darned thing ever since school
opened. It ain't . nowheres about
, You. must have left it back home."