hearted scholar; she, the ceaseless,
intrepid little worker. One day the
professor returned from town , an
unusual animation apparent in his
face and manner.
"I've bought the place," he an
nounced. "And I've been thinking,"
he added, walking along with Myra.
"You remember that sign at the rail
road crossing where you saved and
changed my life? 'Stop!' " and Myra
He drew from his pocket a shining
" 'Look!' " he supplemented, and
Myra did so, and fluttered strangely.
" 'Listen !' " I love you. Will you
take the ring and become my part
ner for life? I love you."
"And I lov? you, too," sweetly and
simply spoke Myra, placing both
hands confidingly within his own.
WANTS HOMES FOR ORPHANS
JOHN A KINGSBURY
"A real home it matters not how
humble so long as it has a mother in
it is better for a child than the best
regulated asylum in the world," says
Kingsbury, commissioner of charities
of New York. He is looking for
homes for children under eight
years of agei
HER FATHER IS ONLY SOCIALIST
WiSS ISA&EL. LONDON
Miss London is the daughter of
Representative Meyer London, the
only Socialist in congress.
DISAPPOINTMENTS OF MOVIES
Scene In front of the poster be
fore a motipn picture theater. Poster
shows terrifying criminal in three
Caste A very little boy.
Another v. 1. b.
First Little Boy (who didn't see
the show) Jiminy! I'll bet it's great.
Second Little Boy (who has just seen
the show) Aw, it ain't much.
First L. B. Well, they put him in
the electric chair, don't they?
Second L. B. Sure, but theydon't
show yer that.
TODAY IN ILLINOIS HISTORY
July 7, 1711. The French govern
ment forbac the officials at Detroit
-to carry on any trade with the Illinois
and Miami Indians.
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