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"I understood your father "
The girl laid her hand decisively on
his arm. "Mr. Keene, you took me
too seriously," she said. r,It was a bad
mistake, but you do me an injustice
when you think I am going to ruin a
man for a thing -Hke that I didn't
tell my father and I shall tell nobody.
So put your things together again
and don't be foolish."
Harry, overwhelmed by the sudden
change in his prospects, found him
self stammering many foolish rea
sons for the embarrassment that had
caused his blunder until the girl
was suffused with blushes.
"I think, Mr. Keene, the trouble is
you are too impetuous," she said, in
But on the next day she was will
ing to listen again, and the result
was a warm friendship which culmi
nated six months later in- a mistress
in the new home of one of Freenort's
citizens. And in his little old-fashioned
office, Dr. Simmons smiled
cynically to himself.
'"Ah, well! I guess I'll have to make
the best of it," he said. "The chap
has come to stay."
Unnatural History By Gene Ahern.
The snail was at a frog "hop" and
is on his way home. . He figured that,
slow as he i6, it would be better to
walk home than wait for a suburban
car. He's humming a popular song
that he heard at the dance called
"After the Ball Was OverHe's been
on his way home for 25 years and is
only about half a mile from home
now: He will get there about 40
This is probably the most remark
ableoiature picture we've ever taken.
It shows a snail in action. We had
to use a moving picture speed camera.
Miss Dulcia Ha
Absence of men in Australia dur
ing war times does not worry the
women of that country. They are
able to defend themselves. So de
clares Miss Dulcia Hall, champion
woman jiu jitsu wrestler. The other
women of her country have been
studying, the Japanese art of self-defense
and are fully prepared to re
pulse any bold invader.
MIGHTY PaInFUL PLACE
Mr. Hissinger broke his right arm
above the elbow. He was also bruised
severely about the city. Rochester",