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star took a decided liking to me,
while she was filling-a picture con
tract in Los Angeles, and through a
word on her part the way was made
comparatively easy for me.'
Miss Farrar interested -Cecil B. De
Mille, director of the Lasky .Com
pany, iQ, me,, and an important role
was soon given me in Charlotte
Walker's "Out of Darkness."
I was certainly glad of the chance.
I guess I made good, as still bigger
parts fell to me.
1 am fond of school, however, and
do not intend to abandon my studies.
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TODAY IN ILLINOIS HISTORY
Dec, 29, 177. Lieut Gov. Ham
ilton of Canada appealed to the in
habitants of Illinois to return to their
allegiance to Great Britain and to
co-operate with .the British in driv
ing out the rebels i. eJ-the Virgin
Thos. Manion of Mt. Carmel,Pa.
owns a 30-year-old. hen.
' I desire
a. wife, aruL Ipre give a
tion. o rrvySelf : Ivrill
call my -wif e"belper7
tut &he must do all the
work. Am very slow
doing trif ling" diored
about the L.oue, and.
never liavetbe proper
tooU.MyhoWjy i to
jslace my Kand-g.-wiien.
foiled, on. the clean.
Answer: Now, maiden ladies, who
wants to tie up to a plumber?
USING HIGH-PRICED FOODS
GOOD SUBSTITUTE DISHES
New ways.of serving ordinary
foods which "have now become lux
uries will help the housewife in her
Potatoes with cheese can be served
in place of meat and potatoes. Bake
six or seven medium potatoes and
remove the pulp without crushing
the shells. Mash and mix with 1 ta
blespoon of butter, y2 cup of milk, 1
cup grated cheese and salt and pep
per to taste. BeaTwith a fork un
til light and creamy and fill the po
tato spins, dust the top with grated
cheese and any, remaining potato and
brown in the oven.
Graham fruit cake, made without (
eggs, can be served with a .sauce as,
a pudding. Mix 3 cups graham flour, .
2 cups white flour, 2 cups sugar, one
cup molasses, 2 cups sweet milk, 1
heaping teaspoon salt, all 'lands of '
spice, 1 pound raisins. Other fruijts
or nuts may be added if desired.
A mock cherry" pie made 'with
cranberries is delicious. Wash one
coffee cup of cranberries and cut in
halves. Mixwith 1 cup sugar, V
cup cold water, 1 tablespoon sifted
floujtvr teaspoon vanilla, 3 drops of
almond flavoring. Bake in two crusts
in a moderate oven.
The small boy is becoming rapid
ly one of the most prized labor as
sets In Italy. There is a small-boy
famine in all business offices and the
Wages of the boy from 12 to 15 yeaifc
have increased from board and lodg
ing and, $2 or $3 a month to $15
After taking measurements ofthe
height of wdmen in France,; England
and America, a doctor announces the
English woman is the tallest and the
American comes next
Here is the latest in boudoir cos- i
tumes knickerbockers Ann Mur- j
THE BOUDOIR .
dock, McClure, movie star, is shown
wearing them. i