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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, March 30, 1916, LAST EDITION, Image 17

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new york gorgie medders had a
lot of work to do last saterdy cleen
ing up the backyard & tussling out
the ashes in his furnase which his
pa aint done all this winter letting
gorgie tackel the job his self on sat
erdy and his ma wanted him to run a
few arands to the store & things like
that besides minding the baby that
afternoon while the sowing society
met at her house which is in the
bronix neer the river only a few
blocks away
that was what got gorgie in bad
with his fambly being as how a feller
can walk to the river & it was a nise
day which looked just like spring and
the fish wood bite
gorgie coodent get his own fishin
tackel outer his home becaus his ma
was keeping her lamps on. the back
gate but he borrered a extra outfit
from a kid in the next block & they
beet it
i was just going home that P. M.
after work & i ran across gorgie look
ing like he had a pain some place in
him & i says hello old skout whats up
nothing, gorgie replyd, been fishin
all day
didjer catch anything, i inkwirdd,
which is all ways the thing to say
when you dont see a guy hauling a
flock of fish home with him after he's
been fishin all day
that's too bad, i replyd, i was hop
ing that youd catch somthing
o, dont worry yourself, gorgie said,
will catch something alrite, alrite
when i get home
THE GREAT BJ.ACK
HAND MYSTERY
CAN YOU READ THE MESSAGE
OF THE FINGERS?
WATCH THIS SPACE IN THE DAY
BOOK EVERY DAY AND GIVE
YOURSELF A SURPRISE!
o o
MAKING THE BEST OF IT
"Ex-Congressman Flubdub wants
a little write-up," remarked the mag
azine publisher. "What shall we say
about him?"
"What did he ever do?"
"Nothing."
"Say he upheld the best tradition
of congress."
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