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N. D. COCHRAN
EDITOR AND PUBLISHER.
600 SO. PEORIA ST. CHICAGO, ILU
Circulation. Monro SSZC
SUBSCRIPTION By Carrier in Chicago.
30 cent a Month. Bj Mail. United
State and Canada. S3.00 a Tear.
Entered as aecond-clasi matter April
21. 1914, at the postofflce at Chlcajro,
I1L, under the Act of March I, 1871.
THE HEROICxCOP A Lob An
geles motor cop steered his motor
cycle through a shop windw and was
hadly hurt to avoid striking a child
which ran in front of him. Done
every day? Why, sure" it is. But
simehow we don't think of those
things when we jump onto the police
for "standing around and doing noth
ing" while the joy-riders joy and the
Even Satan is entitled to some
credit for keeping his resort free o
dampness and draughts, it is said.
Surely the police deserve an oc
casional "honorable mention" for
these little acts of every-day bravery,
TERRIBLE, IF TRUE. Carranza,
according to an El Paso report, has
offered Villa $250,000 cash, amnesty
and safe return to Mexieo at a later
date to cease fighting. If accepted
he will approach other "leaders" in
the same manner. Carranza has a
million dollars to spend in that man
ner, so the report states.
I We are not very well acquainted in
Mexico, but we will undertake to
write out X3en. Carranza a list of
"leaders" that will cause that million
to melt away like a dime's worth of
ice in Yuma and still leave as many
- "leaders" as at the beginning. That's
the surest and juiciest way we have
yet heard of to develop a new crop
War ethics are strange things. It's
not fair to poison water, but It's all
right to poison air.
Future European tourists will be
bothered a lot to pick out the old his
toric ruins from the new.
Wireless telephone has finally
reached across the ocean. "What are
the wild waves saying" about it?
A Toledo man has been willed an
estate in Alsace-Lorraine. This is
almost as lucky as drawing a ranch
on the Mexican border.
Personal representative John Lind
has-declined Carranza's Invitation for
a conference at the Mexican boun
dary. "Safety first"
Says Marie de Bellevue, New Or
leans suffragist: "Nudity is less im
modest than the latest women's cre
ations." Apparently the latest crea
tions are very similar to the "first
A Minneapolis cancer patient is re
ported recovering, the result of using
anti-cancer serum. Now that we
have learned how to make microbes
eat microbes there's even hope for
"I hired that new gardener because
he said he had turned his back on
liquor for two whole ,years."
"That so? He told me he "drove a
brewery agon for two years!"