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"Well, daughter," he said briskly,
"I must say that young Stuart is a
smart, practical fellow. You know
about the park?"
"Yes, papa," replied Alicia.
"And you know that forty acres-on
the edge of town I've always held on
to at a loss."
Alicia nodded interestedly.
"Well, Mr. Stuart has induced the
town to buy it from me for park pur
poses at a splendid figure, and they
are going to call it what do you
think? 'Martin Park!' and the old
man chuckled and puffed out and
strutted and, as he told his friends
later, was "pleased all over."
There was no objection to "the in
terloper now, and one moonlit even
ing two months later, as he and
Alicia came home from a stroll,
Stuart glanced up at the sign.
"Happy omen 'Alicia Stuart'," he
She clung closer to his loving arm
and gave a little gasp of delight, for
they were engaged, and it was to
MOUSEY COLOR SHOES BUT
By Betty Brown
"Mouse" brown is the color of
modish pumps that "peep in and out
beneath her eight-inches-from-the-ground
It's the newest, and, of course, the
most popular shade in footgear,
though gray is by no means out of
Striped stockings, the stripes
matching the shoes in color, are the
stockings to wear with the new
DAUGHTER OF HUGHES AS A
Daughter of Charles E. Hughes,
Republican candidate for president,
as she appeared at the graduation
exercises of the National Cathedral
School for Girls, Washington, D. C.
Miss Hughes is second oldest of
Httehes' three daughters. She may
enter Wellesley next year.
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"What are the chief exports of the
U. S.?" asked the teacher.
"Heiresses in times of peace and
ammunition in times of war," replied
the boy at the head of the class.
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