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LEAR'* FACTS ABOUT STEEL
r Interesting Discoveries Concerning
Most Useful Metal, Ths^Havs Recently
Eeen Mae'e.
\ j
Tory fascinating are the unsolved
problems of metallurgy which were
discussed at a recent meeting of an
institution of <->vi! pn<rinoprc.
There is a common carbon stool
which, when heated to ~-~t degrees
centigrade and quenched in brine
bends on becoming cold. 4X <togrees,
and possesses' the hardness number
22S on the Brinnell scale. If heated
only ten degrees higher, to 733 degrees,
and then quenched and cooled, it
bends only l\t> degrees and ito liardr
ness becomes 512. Finally, when the
heat is increased another 5 degrees,
to 749 degrees, the effect is that the
steel will not bend at :ill and its hardness
number rises to 713.
All these results are produced by a
range of temperature less than that
f-spt'rieiict'U uv *:tt* air uu ;tn i>ruiiuu\i
spring#day. There is a steel containins
20 per cent o? nickel which is almost
non-magnetic and has a tenacity
of 40 tons per square inch. If immersed
in liquid air it becomes strong?
ly magnetic and its tenacity ?isesvto
115 tons. Then, after returning to ordinary
temperature, it retains a tenacity
of 115 tons.
RELATIVES DIED WITH CUSTER I
,1
Many Members of the Famous Soi- ;
tiler's Fami'y Lost" Their Lives
*
in the "Massacre." I
i
In the battle of the Little Big Horn, ;
popularly known as the "Custer ; 1
Massacre," in the government's cam- ;
paign against the Sioux Indians in ;
- the summer of 1S76. and in which. .
besides Uen. ueorge a. t usier, every
man in his command lost his life, several
near relatives of Custer were
among the killed.
4 With Custer in that memorable '
fight was his brother, Capt. Tom
Custer, the only man in the United
States army who held two medals for :
* capturing two flags with, his own ,
hands in the Civil" war. After the .
battle the Sioux chief, Rain-in-theFace,
nlade good a previous threat,
and accomplished a terrible revenge -
for an old grievance against Captain j
Custer-by cutting open the breast of ,
the brave young soldier and eating his j
heart. Calhoun, a brother-in-law of j
i the general, was among the slain, as .
was Boston Custer, another brother ,
of the general, who was civilian for- j
age master of the Seventh cavalry, ;
and Autie Reed, the general's nephew j
?a mere boy, who wanted to see
something of life in the West. an<i
who had welcomed with joy this opportunity
to make the campaign.
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Learned Barbarisms. * j
The use of Greek or Latin roots j
from which to form new words, re- ^
quired by the advance of scientific (
knowledge, is almost universal among
learned men. On the whole the practic-e
is useful, but it can be carried to j
absurdity. Dr. Brudenell Carrer, the
English oculist, in one of his books,
i protests against doctors who air their
supposed acquirements by coining hor- r
m rible verbal compounds that are usu- ^
H ally intended to express very simple t
W conditions.
I have, he writes^seen dacrvocystosyrlngokatakleisis
used to express ob
* A,,n4- .,,w1 ?
snuciion 01 iw uun,
blestroicitis to express inflajnmatipn of .
the retina of the eye. I once met a ^
country cabinetmaker who built wood'
\
en frames, covered with needlework,
to protect polished fenders against the ;
feet. He sought a name for his contrivance
from the local schoolmaster,
/ who furnished him with antitribospo* ?
dothecidion and \^th a literal transia- 1
tion?an against-friction-of-the-ashes *
receptacle!?Youth's Companion. *
Paradise of Departed Heroes. |
I The way in which the departed ^
Scandinavian heroes passed their time ^
in Valhalia, or in the palace of Odin.! .
. is described in several places* in the 1
Edda. * \l
They have every day the pleasure ' ^
of arming themselves, marshalling1
themselves in military order, engaging
- in battle, and being all cut to pieces; 1
but when the stated hour of repast, "
arrives their bodies are reunited, and ,
they return on horseback safe to the *
hall of banquet, wfcer^ they feed! r,
heartily on the flesh of a boar and
drink beer out of the skulls of their *
k enemies, until they are in a slate of
B intoxication.' Odin sits by himself at
p a particular table. The heroes are
' . served by the beautiful virgins named
Yalkirie, who officiate as their cupl
, bearers. But the pleasures of love 1
do not enrer at ail into the joys of this : v
extraordinary paradise. (
1
Made No Hit That Night. j !
A certain actor, who walked across a
the stage in a street scene of a third- v
rate drama, avas very fond i>r telling ].
his frionds what he would accomplish f
when lie had ; speaking part. No
matter, how email it was, he would ]
<s:io\v them what real acting meant. \ f
Eventually his opportunity came.'
He was to appear in one of the scenes;
and say two won-?'it is."
For three weeks, nightly, before his t
mirror he rehearsed: trying 11 sorts'
of gestures, expressions and tone^.-j c
- until he feit perfect.
The eventful t arrived when
the curtain was to rise on tke now i,
play for the first tune, and the actor .
Impatiently awaited his cue. It came.! ^
"And so tiiis i? the end?"
V/iiu his best tragedian air he'..
stalked t > the center of the stage and i g
* in a voice of thunder cried: "Is it2r ; ^
TORTURE APPLIED TO i~EET !
Moder^ Peda! Coverings, An-~rdir.g
to Physician, Among the Greatest
of Physical Sirs.
In a loner range of what Herbert :
Spencer called physical siii>. 'foot sins
loom up as the stupidest and least o.\cusahle
of which man is guilty. If
men and women were hern with the
wretched appliances they call shoes
they would have a right to raise their
voices in lamentation over the cruelty
of Xature in afflicting them with such
a burden. Is it not a strange paradox
that we should glory in our scientific
ingenuity that has enabled us to construct
the flying machine while we f
have lost the art <??' walking correctly
and making our feet and legs really j
dependable as; instruments of locomotion?
asks Eugene Lyman Fisk. M. D.,
in the Health Builder. If we were
simply aspirin? to fly and ultimately j
abandon the use of our" lower limbs. !
that would be a consistent program, j
But why insist upon encasing our feet
in deforming appliances? Why not use i
reasonable intelligence in walking !
when In the r::re intervals of flying
or \y]:l:::-:.:ng around on wheels in vari- ;
ons typos of conveyances we actually
cc::-\>;'-end to come into contact with j
th-j earth?
SMILE ALWAYS WORTH WHILE '
London Writer Undoubtedly !s Correct
When He Declares There is
fViagio in' It.
The anonymous writer who suprllea
"A Woman's Oauserie" to the Saturday
Review in London, pays this tribute
to the woman who smiles:
"Wherever she goes she is met by
welcoming faces and gracious acts; :
even a head waiter will leave the '
pompous politician to find her a pleas- :
Rnt table, and wili dally in suggesting
food that may tempt her.
rtIu shops she waves aside the tired
girl. 'Pen'; worry about me. I have :
plenty of time.' with a look that makes '
the giri scramble io serve her ether
customers to be quickly ready to attend
to her.
"For her there is always a seat in
im omnibus- or a train, and porters
never grumble at the weight of her
boxes, lor being as she is, she takes
eare that they are not of a back-break- |
ing size.
"Her path in life, in spite of sorrows
and difficulties, is. on the v/ho:.4, ;
an easy cue. because she radiates hap
U liVlUUi c-i.c jiX'O <lLl\Jk I lilj 1 Uflection
of i: is in everything around
lier."
Concerninr r.Ioor.ilrht.
It is probable t :::t few persons are
iware of the l'act' \Lv:: tie full ra^m i
lives several time; mae than, twice t
:he light of the h;:?!" moor. They may a
)e. still more surprise-. 1 to Learn that i
:he ratio is approximately as: nine to t
>ne! ' {
Stebbins and Brown, J;i!:hig advan- (
age of the extreme sensitiveness to !
ight of a selenium edi. ::: ;i > ::ed the I
imount of light coming ... i::o moon j j
it different phases, with ;::j result ' s
tbove mentioned. The re; a for the j t
einarkabie difference s'<;uv.:>. is to l>e ! 1
'ound in the varying angle." o:' reilec- j *
ion presented by the roughened snr- : 1
aces cf cur satellite to ti. : . The | ?
nnvi ic hrir-ht^r fi.:* . *:: *?i* ! I
md full thun between fuii last
luartfr. The caus?* of this evident
n the more highly redecrivj -harae- 1
er-of that part of the moon that lies
vest of its meridian. i
Early Canadian Insurrection.
In the latter part of 1S37 there v.as
.11 insurrection in Canada. A portion
?f the people, dissatisfied with the
British government, broke out in reolt,
anu attempted to establish their
ndependence.
The insurgents found much, sympa
hy and encouragement in the United ,
states. Seven hundred- men from Newfork
seized and fortified Xavy island,
n the Niagara river. The loyalists of
,'anada attempted to capture Jie place, j .
?ut failed. They succeeded, however, j r
n firing the Caroline, the supply ship j t
>f the adventurers, cut her moorings j (
md sent the burning vessel over Xi- <
tgara falls. I t
President Vr.u Buren issued a proc- j
amation of neutrality, forbidding in- > ,
prference w'th the affairs of Canada. (
The New York insurgents on Navy ' ,
slar.d wore obliged to surrender, and
rder was restored.
!
i he Modern Child. ! f
Head:?.? about the two little Eagish
girls who, according to Conan j
>oyle. discovered real fairies in the 1
vooUs we were reminded of another 1
hild because he was so different. ; <
iobert. the four-year-old s<?n of a ; <
eientific man.-had .lived in tiie counry
m<;st of his short life. One day t
t visito^. wishing to make friends ?
nth the little fellow, took him on his ; ]
;nec and asked, "Arc there any i
airies in your woods here. I iobert ?" ! i
"No," responded the child prompt- i
y, '"hut there are plenty of edible 1
Ungi!"
|
Bright Idea.
i *
The performance at a crowded pie- i "
ure theater had just concluded.
-1 --- ? - i t- - -- 1 '
Round tilt* ex-is mere \u;s me usual
rush to get outside.
"This crush is a nuisance," com- ; ]
ilained a disheartened one, sinking .
:ito a scat beside a man who had re- ; 1
uined his place to wait until the press
ras over. ! ^
"It L?." assented the comfortable one. :
If oi:.4y everybody would do like me? .
it stiii until all the others had got out j I
-tiiers wouldn't be a crush at all." ]
1 IT.*
HAD WEARIED OF CLD Si:
Cook rimpiy 'rlr.d to Have Somathi
i<ew to Confess, and She
Contrived It.
The cook had co nmitted a crpit
offense. X<> mathr Let us 5
sui:ie thar sh<- j>ut r?aj> in tin* mash
potatoes. av.d let it go at that,
was -a sad duty to dismiss an otln
wise line cook in these days wh
there is deai'h of cooks, hut ,soap
the mashed potatoes was going t
far. S.i ihe mistress of the hAuse su
monod h?T.
"IIow came you to do such a tliii
Maggie?"
Xo answer.
"You know better. There must ha
been a reason for yoi!r putting sotm
the mashed potatoes. Possibly y
were angry?"
4,Yr? Ti-niii T vrncr> T t
it."
"I would !il:o to know what yo
idea was. Maggie?" persisted the e
nioyer. "I am curious to know w
you did it."
"Well, mom, I don't mind toll in* ;
I just made up my mind I'd set a ni
sin to confess. I've dug old sins a
dug "om up. and (lug 'em up, till 1
sick and tired of 'em. I was bound !
pet a new one. That's exactly whj
did it."
Maggie stayed on.?New York E1
ning i'ost.
GREATEST OF ALL QUESTION
Now, ?.s Ever, World Must Give C<
sideration to the Problem of
the Child.
Everychiid looks at us inquiringly
From the streets,
From the many windows,
From orphan and foundling ?
lums,
From the factories.
T?r/\m t]m cnnolirl ViAmAa
And from the homeless places.
From the windows of the schools
He looks at its inquiringly,
He, the future of the race.
He looks at us and through us,
And far away
Into the distant future,
And sometimes in his eye3
There is hope And cheer,
And sometimes reproach,
And sometimes despair.
We had best stop and look at Evei
?hi!d.l
He is not alone for his mother,
Nor alone for his father,
But belongs to every one of us;
lie is the deepest concern of us s
What shall be done for Everychil
?Frederick Peterson in the Xor
American Review.
!!>?? nf Rave hv FlowPrs.
Do flowers use rays not visible
he human eye to attract insects
hem? Certain insects can spot uhL?
riolet light that cannot be seen
nan, and some blossoms, in addition
:heir ordinary brilliant hues, vary
:he kind of short light rays that th
?mit.
Prof. F. K. Richtmyer of Com
miversity told the Optical Society
America, meeting at the bureau
standards ;n Washington recently, th
hese invisible rays may guide polio
>earing insects to the flowers in tin
search for honey. Giving signals
ays shorter than the deepest viol
hat we can see brings the flowers t
pollen that is necessary to it in p*
Uiclng seed. experiments maue
Professor Richtmyer on Colorado fio
4rs show that flowers apparently dil7
n their reflection of ultraviolet
nnch as In their visible colors.
Unhooking the Hookworm.
Pathologists in the United Stat
irray service in Manila say that ;
nost nine out of ten persons in tl
Philippines have hookworm infeetio
The cases are not serious, but tb
ower the efficiency of the Filipii
vorker and likewise reduce the po1
^rs of resistance against malari
uberculosis and other ailments. Ti
trmy scientists are using carbon t<
achloride as a specific against t!
parasite. This is powerful stuff, hi
f chemically pure, seems to be sal
Hie doctors tried it out by giving fo'
lines the usual dose to prisoners u
ler the death penalty. Tl:ey sot
;r.ry and boisterous that the only w;
o get rid of them was to hang thei
t is a big job to unhook the boo
vorm, but science is going' to do
!?:ve it time and practice.?Los A
:eles Times.
Mongrel Dog's Devotion.
The devotion of docs was iilustn
at a London hospital the other da
v little mongrel, coming from out
>ide street, placed irs paws on t!
:ospital railings. and :>y whining ai
>arl:ing. atiractcd a large crowd. J
\Torts to make ir go away wore wit
>ut success. After soveral minutes
oiing nurse appeared and varied
he distressed creature. Tlien a smi
ipre;>d over her feature:/, and., gent
licking up the dog. she too* it in
iie hospital. It then turned "-:t til
ho do-'s master had s>ur:i ad:nitti
i-t-? tho hospital and lus devoted p
lad followed him.
T rnn Cr?i!t!inn
A liasrjue sheep herilor convicted
rap sit ai;n?r in Lessen county, Callf<
:i'a. iv. -nliy was lined $KK) and so
enceu ! > jail for six months. Ti
'as-.? was brought to trial and se:tl<
virhin four weeks. The field oper
ions in predatory animal work co
iucted by the biological survey of ti
7n!te;l States Department of Agrici
ure have been seriously jnterfen
vith by the stealing of traps, and it
leiieved that as a result of convietioi
md heavy sentences the nuisance w.
>e lessened.
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^ HARD LINES FOR PRESS AGENT 'a
IN THE DAYS OF GREELEY j a
na ! Iti
nj ' _ , ;
,c.d:!ors cf Oid School Looked -UponAdvance
Notices as "Undign:
fira"?Against Free Ads. ti
'r.l . J
*v~ F. A. Collins in the Now York Times.
' Inconceivable as it may seem id
? ' there vas a ocriod of fifty years or!n
?r- 1 ^ _ * ;
ep irove ago wnea Xev* lone was ignor- j
lR art cf the subtie and pervasive art cf t c;
oo publicity. ?v-n the theatres ci the j h
m- ilr.y v:hich made any c-fTort to obtain: u
"readnr: notiecj" or "write tips," asisl
J?? ! they ?v:;r3 called, encountered a' B
'rtone v. all of opposition. The a:naz-.I\
"ng development of modern publicity' c
ve j A * 1
:n was undreamed of. a
ou An interesting glimpse into the c:
newspaper as weii a? theatrical of-;
lid ' lie cs of this period may be gained j p
f:om the personal experience of Gus-;ti
nr tav Frohman, who was active in both' n,
in
professions in tho.se early days. Mr.j 0;
Frohman when a bey cf 15 was cm-! i\
ployed behind the counter in the ad- ]1:
;nv ivertising department of a New York tl
ml newspaper. When the r'epresenta-' c;
'm ! tires of new amusement enterprises ; t
*'d appeared he applied for the position'n
1 of handling their advertising and thus tl
.became an embryo p^ess agent, one w
,8~ | of the first in New York. aj
' '.'The leading journalists of that u
'day." Mr. Frohman explains,-"what-; Vv.
.ever their personal differences and ri-iw
3ri. . valries might have been, presented
an unbrokep front to the press agents 0(
to call them such. Among the dis- ;n
: tin'guished editors of the day who j
| shared this prejudice were Horace
j Greeley, William Cullen Bryant,
'Charles A. Dana and Henry J. Ray
sy- . si
, mond. ci
Editors Were Wary i
i in
i "To the modern publicity man the
i C(
'methods of his forerunners will seem
1 verv primitive. Xo attempt was
i . , w
: msec to prepare a notice or article j
of any kind about the coming appear-:
!ance of anv attraction. The dream
I 'St
of the press agent of the time was to
!secure an advance notice, but the;,,
; ambition was very rarely realized,
t , v m
; lhere was onlv one way to secure
c**
this favor and that was bv applying
ry. . .. w
m peiscn to. the eaitor-m-cmcf of tire .
! * fc
paper. Xo one else had authority to ,
? St
j insert such a notice. As a rule the j
only comment of any kind on a thea- ^
'N- trical or other entercainment was that i
prepared by the regular dramatic cri- '
T!1
tic. It was virtually impossible to-,*
;, , , ... : 01
oreak down this rule.
i ., , ac
. '"My early experience witn the i t0
Georgia minstrels will serve to illus-i
-l- fv-ifn fVio nf fnn nv.ie; rt<r_ '
L. A -*w C.IC U JiiVUiWvJ V/x ?.*?? ; ryj
a- c-ni's work at this period. The first. ~v
by Georgian Minstrels reached New
'' ?^r
*? York in the late GOs, and I obtained
*R the position of manager of their ad- j c*
; vertising, although I did not aspire to j ^
?jj so glorious a_title. I realized at once ^
of that the minstrel show lent itself to ^
of publciity far beyond the regular dra-;c^
at ma tic review.
i OO
?n- '-"The Civil war was just over and j
?:r , ' , . . . , co
J tr.e negro was an object of special: ^
interest. The fact that the former;
let ag
slaves could give a creditable perfor- i
o- mance promised to attract their sym- i
by pathizers. There were, besides, ma-j 1?
y- ny people who might be induced to go
r to a minstrel show, or at least a musi- : *
as cal entertainment by the minstrels, j
; who had scruples against attending a;
i regular theater-. I began my workf0
V"(
es with enthusiasm.
\1- . Passes an Open Sesame
'
fie "The first steD to be taken was to \
i i
'B. secure a liberal supply of passes.1
Properly equipped, according to the 1
1(X practice oi the day, I mozeeded to j eu
j
call upon the distinguished men who : Pa
[ie edited the New York newspapers. In icei
at least one respect the work of the .m!
!ie early publicity man was much simpler j
it. than it is today. I had r.o trouble in 1 wc
e- obtaining an audience with thejin
Lir chiefs. It was a hard climb to the jS1C
n tops cf the buildings where thev had j
so
n. their offices, but there was no one, Im:
;n net even an office boy, to bar my way. 1 thk
"I felt confident tint Horace Gree-jex
it. ley would be an easy convert. He!w!^
f
u* was a inena or rne negro ana ltjcu
: seemed certain that my entertain- j he
| meat would appeal to him. He^listen- i th:
ad to me kindly enough but refused j iel
LV flatly to allow a line of advance no-!in
a tice to appear in his paper. I next j mz
he appealed to William Cullent Bryant;, j Xc
ad another abolitionist. Mr. Bryant was or
equally lirm in his refusal to print IW
!" a line about the minstrels. He tem- i otl
<1 1
t perc:I his refusal, however, by giving mi
,.T me his autogranh. 'cr;
ly ' half a century ago autographs j
to \ re highly prized, but the modern saf
at .pujli.-'ty man would scarcely be ap- Tli
1>?' )v:i t-.! by such a gift under the cir- pi;
ot " . Although ^everv paper toi
# visited, no single line of advance iha
n iL" c appeared. The net result of. do
(,j rppcalr was the autc'graph , tit
o" ar: i'l'l-en Bryant. Inciden- ;
n- t'lly. a!: accepted the passes for '
i:o th, per:-.- ;ar,ce.
- -.7 - 1-_ -U J i
. i ut* rc:iic:ituct**u uuu iiv w
a" ihlz r:' >! every ihin<r in nature of, of
n* a wrlcoup was considered undisni-: let
i
fic-d. The newspapers were besides jWi
very suspicious that the theatres Ro
is would set more than their money's ST
is worth cf advertising. The papers 25
^ were willing: to review ar.v perform- j gu
i ? ?' j
nee and praise it i? ilfcy saw it, bn
n? surest ion of a preliminary no
ice was frowned upon.
Barnum a Past Master
"I have always .been an cntnusias
ic admirer of P. T. Barnum, whon
consider to ho the father of th<
reat army of publicity experts of 10
ay. In some respects I believe Bar
um has never boon equaled.
'His genius for analyzing the psy
hology of his audience was r.t lea-:
a'f a certury ahead of his time. Hi;
se of theater passes was especiaih
ciilful. Although a very busy man
arnum found ti:n? to call personal
at the newspaper offices before tin
pening of -my of his attractions anc
i-tribute the pas:es in person. Evry
one accepted free seats.
"Barnum on his visit to the news
aners did not. however, give awaj
n 1- /-iff A nvinto:1 noco v.-Qv
3 mm on in those days, but Barnun
n these occasions did not use ever
lose. Instead he would draw fron
is pocket a blank form and before
ie eyes of?the newspaper man would
jrefully sign the paper himself
hese parses bearing Barnum's sigature
received special attention a1
ie theater. The bearer of such a pas."
as received with special warmth
: the box office. At the entrances ar
sher would be hastily summoned
ho would show the guest to a seat
ith unusual formality. The pass
tus served a double purpose, and the
iitors returned from the show beamig
with satisfaction.
A Dirge For Lincoln
"Many stories were 'put over' in
icse days by utilizing unexpected
tuations. The Georgian Minstrels
j x. o??: Til
lauueu iixiive m opxuigueiu, jui.,
i 187S, on the anniversary of Lin)!n's
birth. Shortly after leaving
te train I learned that the band of
hits musicians which was to lead the
jrade to Lincoln's tomb and take
irt in the exercises had suddenly
ruck for more pay and refused to
ike part. I instantly volunteered
ic services of the negro .band of the
instrel troup, which were gladly ac;pted.
The necessary preparations
ere made with a rush. The music
?r a dirge was found in a local music
ore and the band hastily rehearsed.
"When the long procession of nobles
from all parts of the county
as formed a few hours later to
arch to Lincoln's grave the negio
md marched at the front. I had
'.dressed "the minstrels, recalling the
iendship of Lincoln for the blacK
ice and urging them to do their best,
tie emotional nature of t~:ie negroes
ituraily responded and they played
id sang with a fervor which strongmoved
the great audience. At the
inclusion of their songs thousands
people wept. The appearance of
e musicians, who so recently had
ien slaves, at this service at Lin'ln?s
grave was naturally comment[
upon in papers throughout the
untry: The sir.e and enthusiasm of
e sudier.ce in Sprinfield nay be im;ined.
"The attitude of the newspapers
ward publicity half a century ago.
found, was much more liberal outie
New York. Nowhere had the
ess notice yet appeared, but a jucious
distribution of passes would
ten work wonders. The editors
ire as a rule somewhat less sophis'atcd,
it would seem, i
Serenaded Grant
During our visit to Louisville, Ky.,
?neral Grant, who had just returnfrom
his trip around the world,
ssed through the city and was enrtained
by Henry Watterson. The
r.strels promptly serenaded him.
le New York papers at the time
>uld have ignored the incident, but
other cities such an event was con
lered news.
"I was well established in the dra:
tie field when my brothers chose
cir careers. The first. managerial
perienee of Charles Frohman came
:en he was but 13 years old. It
nsistcd in marching with me at the
ad of a brass band of minstrels
rough the streets of Newark. DanFrohman's
first experience came
1S74, when he managed a walking
itch for Edgar Payson "Weston in
v.* York. Within the last few days,
forty-eight years after this match,
eston has successfully finished anher
walking tour of five hundred
ies from BufFaio to New York with
?dit.
"The evolution cf the press agent,
Lor all. has :een surprisingly rapid,
lis amazing development has trans ed
literally between two of Wes
n's walking matcnes. xoaay we
"c the 'publicty director.' and
ubtless some even more impressive
!es will come later."
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i
t EARLE WILLIAMS HAS ONE OF
-j BEST FILMS OF CAREER
i "You Never Know" Furnishes Him
Unusual Role in Which to
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. j Earle Williams has one of the best
i pictures of his career in "You Never
Know," whi -h will be shown at the
opera house Wednesday, Dec. 13. It
., has all the element? that excite the
. human interest ar.d tend to make a
j production popular.
"i *There is the atmosphere of the
' Latin countries, full of rhythm, mel'jody.
fue and passion. It is an aimos"phere
conducive of love, romance,
I dancing, revolution and feuds. Then
there is the transition to the life in
', the North, where man is slow to an'jger
and conservative in his actions.
1 j This contrast brings out all of the
1. besuty and romance of the Western
1 j hemisphere. In a South American
? 1 cr.fe bet. Spanish senoritas dance the
'> j dances of their people in a stirring
I manner. Then, too, in the South
| American sequences are thrilling es'
capes and large mob scenes which
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| on the screen today. He is a combiI
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, the value of the picture and occasion- u
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MANY ATTEND GOOD
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' that the good roads meeting called by
uov. narvey to meet nere next iuon~
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roads advocates over the state have
been received announcing their intention
of attending.
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