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"Adding sweets only increases the evil.
Even skimmed milk, which contains
a large amount of protein, is better
than a stick of candy for a starch
Lenten Menu For One Day.
BREAKFAST Baked'prunes, oat
meal and milk or cream, buttered
toast and coffee.
LUNCHEON Potato chowder and
fried bread, orange and lettuce salad,
DINNER Turkish pilaff, hashed
turnips, bean croquettes with cheese
sauce, jellied apples.
Put iy cup sliced potatoes to boil
in-1 pint of boiling water and add 1
sliced onion. When tender, rub
of the potatoes through a colander,
then mix with the other half. Add 2
cups of milk and season with salt,
pepper and butter. This should make
1 quart of chowder. Codfish, salt
pork and crackers may be added for
a more nutritious meal.
To 1 cup of soupstock add 1 cup
boiled rice and cup of strained to
matoes. Stir in 3 tablespoons but
ter and simmer 10 minutes.
Chop boiled turnips, but do not let
them get mushy. To 3 cups of tur
nips, add 1 teaspoon of salt, 1 table
spoon of butter and 4 tablespoons of
water or meat gravy, and season with
pepper. Cook until the turnips have
absorbed all of the seasonings.
At the time Columbus made his
discovery, the North American con
tinent had only one domesticated
animal, the dog.
'HOSETTES" MAY SHOCK CENSORS, BUT THEY
ARE TO BE WORN ON STREET
Half a stocking may be shocking
or not according to the observer.
Some may think half a stocking
considerably better than a whole
one. For the censors, there's quite
a lot of shock waiting, according to
early shop showings.
"Half hose" remains, however, the
trade name for the masculine variety.
The feminine form is called 'ho
settes." They are to be worn with
street suits as well as beach cos
tumes. yThere is a cunning little garter
in the overturned tops, so tfcat they
may not become "quarter" hose.
Quite as revealing is the stocking
with the open front. This .Is design
ed to wear with pumps. The edges
of the oval are held, together by a
tracery of gauze ribbon bowknots
and flowers, to be lined only with
nature's flesh tints.
Even conservative hosiery is so
The Latest in Plaids.