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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, October 27, 1915, LAST EDITION, Image 14',
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In the accompanying illustration the artist has shown the newest style
the narrow brimmed high hat and the ear high fur collar.
The artist, carried away by his own imagination, has also sketched a
few other "effects" which he thinks may result from the new style.
"The most effective beauty tonic in
the world," declares pretty Edna
Mayo, leading Essanay actress, "is
laughter. Try. a 'smile-an-hour
treatment for those 'scowl lines' on
your face and in a week you'll find
yourself far better looking."
In order to find out what the future
had in store' for me I just consulted
a fortune teller. She said "You will
shortly marry a millionaire, who will
make you a princely allowance. Two
dollars, please." I said: "I'll pay you
out of the allowance." Next I went
to a palm reader. She examined my
hand carefully and then remarked:
"You are very economical in some
things." I said in what, for in
stance?" She said, "Soap and water."
Well, if I'm economical with soap
there's a reason. About a year ago
I was getting so stout that the doc
tor advised me to give up cakes of
every description. So, of course, I
also had to give up cakes of soap.
COL. HOUSE, WILSON'S GUIDE, WILL NOW STEER
HIM INTO MATRIMONY
occupy a room at a hotel. Not so the
It has been Col. House on whom
the president has principally relied in
every emergency. It was House
whose advice was sought when the
cabinet was named; it was he who
looked into the qualifications of the
presidents official family and put his
o. k. on them. It was House who1
was chosen to go on a confidential'
mission to Europe when Pres. Wilson'
wanted accurate information about''
European war conditions. '
House has no business officially.
On the side he is a banker, and rich.
His real business in life is democratic?
politics. The colonel loves politics.
He has directed the campaigns ofv
Washington, Oct. 27. Having
steered a president safely through a
nomination, an election, the appoint
ment of a cabinet and three years of
successful work, Col. Edward Man
dell House of Texas will now pro
ceed to steer the president safely
into matrimony. If report has it
right, CoL House is to be Pres. Wil
son's "best man" at the latter's wed
ding to Mrs. Edith Boiling Gait.
Col. House of Texas and Long
Island is the only intimate 'friend the
president has. He is reputed to be
the only visitor who is invited to re
main over night at the white house
when he calls. Others call and are
cordially received, but if their busi
ness keeps them in town they usually