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VOL. XXX JULY 6, 1922 No. 9 he
FIXING THE BLAME.
Here's where the farmer and the wrongfully abused retail grocer get the
blame again from many a town and city housewife.
When Milady goes to the store and buys any of the various breakfast
foods made out of wheat, she finds that the price is as high under $1 and $1.25
wheat as it was under $2 and $2.50 wheat. If; here and there, the price has
been reduced a bit, it is because the neighborhood grocer has shaved his own
profit almost to the vanishing point-he, himself, pays just as much as ever
Cause? The cause is the millionaire millers of Minneapolis, who in
sist on war profits, when war and inflation have long passed.
Our keenly alert contemporary, the Fairmont (Minn.) "Sentinel," decided a
to look into the thing. First, the editor wrote to the editors of the Minne
apolis daily papers and asked them for a report on why the millers continue to
charge $9.50 a case for the breakfast foods which they make out of by-products 'I
of flour. The millionaire millers are a great power in Minneapolis, so "The top
Sentinel" received no replies. bra
Then "The Sentinel" called on the Minnesota State dairy and FOOD Com- Naf
missioner for an answer. Inasmuch as the food of the two or three million Cu'f
people of Minnesota are not the concern of that State's food commissioner, ma,
he passed the buck to the commissioner of agriculture.
And so "The Sentinel's" insistent search for light goes on. There can be T
ncaly one result; the millers will be shown up. Meanwhile, every decent brig
American will applaud the Fairmont "Sentinel" in its effort to expose breeders girl
American will applaud' ETAOIN NSHRDLU IUCMFYP PPP CMFWYPPFWW and
of Bolshevism who sit in high places. and
The conditions in Minnesota are no different than our local sea food mar- T
ket. The fishermen get from 35c to 60c for a basket of crabs containing from tool
one hundred to one hundred and fifty crabs, but the housewife has to pay at ider
the rate of 3 to 4 c a piece for what the fishermen receives but %c. The profit beir
of 600 to 800 per cent is divided between the middleman and the retailer, ceas
the former getting the lions share. and
HOMEY PHILOSOPHY FOR 1922 No.
Now that everybody's talkin' through the air, why not let the trees hold M
a bit of conversation? Do you see one in the back yard-tall, dignified, state- droi
ly? Gee, when the wind blows how it bends, but it don't break. Roots are was
seep and firm in the ground. How about our roots? Are they planted deep in here
the ground of common sense, poise, kindly interest and all the other things took
that make a man a man. Then we sit under the shelter of the branches of our Opel
friend and wonder about our own branches. Are they reaching out in help
fulness and gathering under their protecting leaves the poor and the down- suT
trodden and those who are bearing the heat an' burden of the day? Say, that Grou
old tree can talk for hours if you'll just start him goin'. was
' Poem McIra
fI 3 Leste
Pity, O pity the fat man, when the sun beats down from above; my heart
goes out to that man, which nobody seems to love. I feel for the lumbering
lubber, as he waddles the red-hot street . . . Excuse me while I blubber a
wall that is hard to beat.
Once he was trim as you are, as he follered the dear old plow; but he
found a digestion somewhere, and Jeeminy, look at him now! Moppin' his 8uc
brow unsesidn' till his visage is fiery red,-his ponderous heft incresin' he's Olivia
big a feather bed'" W. Ci
Thea drap a tear for the fat man, as he wallers along through life; there's Se
eothin' so sad as a fat man, unless it's a man's fat wife . . With the ps
price of shippin' advancin' and food a-rasin' by spurts, there ain't much hope
r the fat man when you think of the price of shirts. AIl
Twr 0w. Buildi
To Serve Ya We Wit EleriIty
STOU Toa I Setraes cYuWeD Improves sletri SW
G MP1ON MAIN 1O
ADVERTSETYPHOON VENTILATING AND
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GILKY SWIPS S
Friday-Jane give a party tonite for
a cuzzen of hern witch is a vissiting
gets at her house & I went erly and
tuk her a bokay of flours and roses.
Wile I was a waiting for her to come
down frum upstares I looked round
the room and when I herd her come
Ing I set down real sudden and I hap
pened to set on the chair witch I had
parked the bokay of flours on. The
rest of the evning was very sensitive
to me and I cant figger out the sense
of roses Wearing thorns on the out
side of them.
Saturday-Ma was reading of a l)i
vorce case where the lady of the op
poseing sex swore that her Husband
beet her up evry day. She ast pa what
he thot about that and he replyed and
sed he thot that was intirely to offen.
Sunday-Ted was at are house for
dinner today and we had beef stake.
MIa ast him cud he manige to cut it
and he up and says Sure I can we of
fen have meat tuffer yet than this is.
Monday-Pa is not very musikal I
in his tastes and when I ast him to
day what was fonograffs made out of
THE HERAILO EIGHTEEN YEARS AGO
Gleanings From Algiers News And Happings During
The First Week In July 1904, When
This Paper Was A Husky Infant
T .lleving that Herald readers, new ones as well as the faithful old-timers.
will he intereatt.d In a glimpse of Algiers events as rec'orded in this newspaper
esa.tly nineteen years ago. when The Hlerald was then only ten years old. Even
at that early age It was bristling with fresh n.ws chosen by the sanme editor
and publisher that is serving you today. We trust our selections will prove
interestilng to all.
a The marriage of Miss Louise Es
a topinal to Mr. Hy. Seaward was cele
brated at the church of the Holy
N. ame of Mary. Rev. J. P. Cassagne
officiating. The attendants were
SGus Solomon and Miss Carrie Hoff.
The homes of three families were
brightened by the arrival of baby
girls: Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Kiehl, Mr.
iand Mrs. Weaver Toledano and Mr.
and Mrs. Chas Russell.
The funeral of Capt. Victor Zatarain
took place July 4. from his res
idence 531 Seguin street, Interment
being in Greenwood Cemetery. De
ceased was thirty-nine years of age
and was a member of Halcyon Lodge
No. 66. K of P.. and of Orange Camp
No. 8, W. O. W.
Mr. John Salathe, age 59 years, was
drowned at Baton Rouge. Deceased who I
was a native of Germany, had resided
here for forty-five years. The funeral
took place from his residence 325
The Belleville Social Club gave a
successful picnic at Elmira Pleasure
Grounds. The following committee
was in charge: Chas. Tackaberry, C.
J. Gerrets, Jno. Baker, A. W. Grimes.
M. Laskey, W. Burgau, W. Hilde
brand and A. J. Herbert.
McKinley Vezien entertained his
friends at a Fourth of July party.
Lester Dunn read the Declaration of f
Independence and McKinley recited.
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ALGERINES AT LAW
he Civil District Court
ris Succession of Richard Walls and
e's Olivia Watts Walls; possession.
W. Catesby Jones.
e*, Succession of Henry W. Crawford;
he possession.-N. J. Hennessey.
pe Real Estate Transfers
Albert Bourgeois to Third District
Building Association, lot, Verret,
Evelina, Olivier and Opelousas ave
nue, $2600 cash.
Purchaser to vendor, same prop
erty, $2600, terms.-Wegener.
Frank L. Clark to Third District,
Where Camphor Comes From.
Most of our camphor comes frem
Fomoen Japan and China. In Chin
whole ames sometime have shares
n a single tree, indeed the ownership
of a tree has been known to be shared
by 2000 people.
It was her lrst viit to the races.
On bein Introduced to a famous
jockey, she said: "I think it was Just
too sweet of you to win that three
dollars for me."
Oh if we would tear aside the vei
and see but for an hour what it sig.
ales to be a soul in the power of
an endless lift, what a revelaton it
would be.-Horace Bushne.
A Town Character
Every town has a man who is a do
llghtful chap as long as he doesn't
have to ay for anythlns.-- is
Net Till Them,
The motorist's happiest dream wln
eme tue when a gsall of ugsoUne
wll last a year and every tire is gum.
atead tr a mllin mames.
"'I not what man does whikh
ealt m, bat what man would d
To amin tsat we de't unlde
rout A uuhiss
he told me he considered that they was
made out of pure cussedness and noth
ing More nor Less.
Tuesday-Ma had a cuzzen up north
which got a lot of money gave to him
by a Rich relation and he bought a
car anil had the steering wheel in his
hand about S teen hrs. a day. But he
let loose of it for a 2nd one day so
now I gess he has a Hlarp in his hand
in sted of the steering wheel.
W\ednesday-Pa was sick today so
ma experimented on him by Trying
sum of her remedys witch she lernt
out of a book she bought. She fixed
up sumn stuff and told him to take 2
drops evry hr. Pa sed will this cure
me or make me wirse. She told him
she woodent no till he tried it a
while. Jimmy up at Gillems ast ma
today where her lap went to when
she stood up.
Thursday-We found out that pa
had fed his medicine to are big
Rooster. Pa is well anyhow. The
Rooster looks pritty bad though. I
gess ma is going to get a vetrinary.
For the Rooster.
Mr. Hypolite Vezien. while out
driving with his family on the 4th
y of July met with an accident. The
e horse became frightened and ran away
e damaging the carriage.
The Sun Flower Social Club was
organized with the following mem
e ers: C. A. Yalets, J. Clark. C. Cun
Y ningham. E. O. Yalets, A. Callow, D.
A verill. O Bourgeois, O. J. Davieson
and C. Aucoin.
The Bedelia Social Club celebrated
the Fourth at their club house, cor
ner Brooklyn and Slidell avenues.
Misses N and G. Lewis entertained
at a water melon party at their home
in the Lower Coast.
At the closing exercises of Belle
ville Annex School, the following girls
were transferred from the Kinder
garten to the 1st Grade: Claire
Braunninger, Rita Cogan. Elsie
Daniels. Nettle Forrest. Christina
Giblin. Edna Hintz, Eula Judlin,
Genevieve Hauer, Irma Hibbins, Grace
Lennox. Alma Martin, Jennie Mat
thews, Irma McCurdy, Edith Muns
ternan, Etta Pettigrove, Odile Riley,
Rosie Rocainana. Caroline Slack,
Sophle Tegemeter, Leona Verdeau,
Louise Vezien. The teachers were
Miss Emma Samuels, Agnes King
and N. Reeder.
Mrs. W. Eastwood entertained her
friends at a moonlight dance at the
Southern Rowing Club, West End.
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Building Association, two lots, At
lantlc, Pacific, Peters and Alix, $2800
Purchaser to vendor, same prop
erty, $2800, terms.-Wegener.
I; Acceptance Contracts
Frank Trapanl, Sr., owner, from
E. A. Pollock & Co., contractors,
t Teche, De Armas and Brooklyn ave.
- Chattel Mortgage
August T. Wainwright, Jr., to Mrs.
Ernestine Stubenbord, $500, con
tents of premises, 1844 Dryades.
'TYPHOID GERMS IN
SNOUGH RISK IN IT 'ID
MAiS IT A SPORTING
YVET BECOME A
FORD'S DOG TABLETS
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WIG ATTIRE SOMETHING
NEW FOR FAIRBANKS
do these days if he had to call in a
gentleman's hair-dresser to comb his
jet black tresses every time he wanted
to call up his lady love?
Yet that's exactly what happened
was during the reign of King Louis XIII.
1oth- And that's also exactly what happen
ed to Douglas Fairbanks every morn
iorth ing during the filming of "The
him Three Musketeers," the feature at
ht a the Folly Theatre on July 14th and
t he As D'Artagnan, hero of this famous
A so Alexander Dumas' story, Doug is all
tand dressed tip a la-Seventeenth-Cenutry,
in long hair, knee pants, high boots
ro and long sword. The work of getting
ring into this regalia has caused him to ap
ernt preciate and recommnend modern garb
ixed vera vera much.
e 2 "I don't see how they did it," he
:ure said. comparing modern styles with
him those of bygone days. "IHow any man
a could take two valuable hours out of
ma a aday to saddle himself into such
hen clothes is too deep for me. And an
hour to comb a wig."
pa The man who did the heavy work
big on the Fairbanks' haircombing job is
The Zan Zak. professional hair dresser and
I wig maker. For an hour each day he
try. fussed with Doug's wig to get the
kinks out of it. The first time Doug
had to stand for this it was almost
. necessary to tie him down. Finally,
this difficulty was somewhat overcome
by first placing the wig on the head
of a wax dummy and doing the pre
liminary work there.
"No wonder the Chinese cut off
their queues," said Doug. However,
no one can deny that the picturesque
costumes and elaborate hair combs
displayed in this feature do much to
make it one of the most colorful
and romantic photoplays ever shown.
SThe Russian sturgeon, known an
beluga or uhsco, is very large. It has
been known to grow to the length of 20
'ut to 25 feet and to weigh 3,000 pounds,
th At spawning time, a female produces
he from 2,000,000 to 3.000,000 eggs, con
ay stituting from one-tifth to one-third of
the entire weight of the fish.
as Hard to Believe.
n- The myth that a Y-shaped stick cat'
-. tied Inverted will turn over when it is
D. above the point where a successful
well can be dug has been controverted
for centuries. The United States ge
ological survey has Issued a volumina
ous bulletin on the subject.
"- "Watered Stock."
This Is a commercial and financial
term. To "water" stock is to enlarge
,d or increase the number of shares of
I stock without a proportionate increase
of paid in capital *'Watered stock"
means stock treated in the manner de
e It Will Cost
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