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with me," said Avery, "except I was
Later, the elder Avery persuaded
the young husband to join the navy,
the boy said, urging that it was the
only way to escape arrest for perjury.
Young Avery enlisted.
While at the navy training yard
Avery wrote to his wife, who ha'd
been prostrated at her home since
Her family mortgaged the house
hold furniture fo get railroad fare
and Mrs. Avery hurried to Chicago.
She found it necessary to buy her
husband's release from the navy, re
turned to Kansas City and borrowed
the required amount, $52, from
Avery used his month's wages to
return to Kansas City and arrived
with only a few cents.
After a conference in which his
father told him to choose between
riches and his girl-bride, Avery went
to his wife's home where the couple
is living until Avery can find a job.
"Father told me I'd haverto scratch
for myself," said Avery, "and now
I'm ready to show him I am some
SAN MARINO STUFFED "CUKES"
Cut off the ends of large cucum
bers and peel them, soak in salted
water one hour. Cut a slit in one
side and scoop out the seeds. Make
a stuffing of boiled rice and chopped
green onions. Fill the cucumbers,
place them in a stew pan, add one
clip soup stock, the juice of one
lemon, a tablespoon of butter, and
stew until tender. Serve hot, gar
nished with parsley and dressed with
melted butter or a good white sauce.
Bell Telephone Co. successfully
opened the Montreal-Vancouver tele-,
phone line, said to be the longest
ear-to-ear circuit in the world. The
line is 4,227 miles long, while the
New York.San Francisco line recent
ly opened is but 3,400 miles.
By W. W. Knowles
Chicago is the great center
Of the world-encircling throng, v
All who would her portals enter
Must agree to move along.
"Move along" or be suspended,
They shall not blockade the way
Of the army that contended
In Chicago's early day.
Contended for her better, best
The means to give her sway;
And fought the fight of well-earned
In beloved "Chicago Day"!
That glory-day is now dawning
To the victor, praise I say!
We'll crbwn her "queen of the morn
ing" And sing of "Chicago Day."
SHE'S READY FOR RINK
By Betty Brown
The young person in stripes is pre
paring for the not-so-very-far-away
skating days. Her big collar and
small pap are of blue and white an
gora and chenille. Blue velvet lines
the collar. The silk tassel slips
through buttonholes and holds it
I. . AaahflBaUh.