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but well, you would find it hard to
break it, even if you wished to, which
I do not believe."
"I shall leave tonight," said Delia
mechanically. And she heard the
quick gasp behind the door and then
the sharp sounds of retiring footsteps.
WISTARIA GOWN LATEST FOR
"Who's that?1' -cried the father
"The janitor, I suppose," said Delia
He rose. "Goodby, then," he said
with quiet triumph. "1 am glad we
settled that so sensibly. And if ever
I can be at your service "
He was gone, and Delia seized the
check and tore it wildly into a hun
dred pieces. Then, with flushed
cheeks and tearless eyes, she began
(Copyright, 1916. W. G. Chapman.)
AIN'T NATURE WONDERFUL
Unnatural History by Gene Ahern
The Sanfozo Zycloz.
This remarkable photo of the San
fozo Zycloz, commonly known as the
Ilea, was taken through a powerful
magnifying glass. This photo shows
the flea enlarged 42,000,000 times.
Notice how the horizon line in back
is enlarged. The flea is not quite as
large as the elephant, but it covers
If fleas were as large as elephants
there wouldn't be much room left to
pde around in your flivver.
By Betty Brown
For the "dress-up" gown the one
you'll wear to May weddings and
pretty bride affairs a charming
frock has been designed by Mme.
The model pictured here is devel
oped in wisteria taffeta and chiffon of
the same shade and just to give it a
touch of vividness Bakst colors are
used in the hand-beaded design on
the bodice and on the skirt
A circular peplum of chiffon band
ed with taffeta and a tunic of chiffon
add to the delicacy of the "wisteria
Jail Visitor What crime is this
man charged with?
Jailer Nothing. He happened to
be passing when Mike the Bite shot
a man. and he's held as a witness.
Visitor Where's Mike?
Jailer Oh, hg's out on baiL,