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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, October 30, 1916, LAST EDITION, Image 17

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the city to get that cat out, & willie
is spending all his spare time hunting
pussy now
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new york a cat can stir up a hole
mess of fuss when it wants to & a
littel Stteti is just as bad or even
worse, take that from me & a bunch
of firemen who got the pussy outer a
well up in the bronix, & it was a
deep well, which had been covered
up but there was a hole in the top &
the fool pussy crawled in
. the littel boy that owns the kitten
' herd It hollering down in the well &
. he started to yell & cry to beet the
band & then his ma came & a duzzen
other wimmen & they telefoned to
the pollse & the fire stashun and the
humane society
a cop come went away & a hu
mane feller came & says we cant get
that cat out but willie farwell cried
& he says he will try, & he called
the firemen to come & they come &
tore off the top of the well, & coodent
see down because it was dark
then 2 cops came & said get some
ladders & a fireman got a ladder but
it woodent reech the bottom & they
got 2 & spliced them together
a fireman went down & got out the
cat
well, said 1 of the cops, if billy
stout had been here he cood have
got it out with out getting evryboddy
in town bizzy on the job
he figgered it that the city had lost
about 67 dollers Because it had taken
the time of 2 cops, 6 firemen, 1 hu-
mane agent & 2 white wings to get
that cat
when willie's dad got ,home that
nite, he got sore because he wood
have to put a new cover on the well, WHAT BOBBY THOUGHT
& he took that cat that nite after wil- "Well, Bobby, what do you think
lie was to sleep & tied it to a stone & of the new baby?"
carried it over to the river "All right, only he's awfully soak-
so you see it was a cleer loea.to4iurnt,"
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