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VICE IS CAUSE OF INEBRIETI
One of Effects of Excessive Use 0
Alcohol Is Loss of Self-Control
Analogcus to Insanity.
In an article on "lnebriety," put
lished in the Outlook, the writer ha
this to say:
"Inebriety, though a disease. ha
been produced by vice and leads t
"The appetites and passions shoul
be under the control of the will, an
so guided and directed by the reaso
as to promote physical, mental an
moral health. When they are not th1
under the control of the will and az
not thus guided by the reason, the r
sult is intemperance. There may 1
an intemperate eating, as well as a
intemperate drinking; an intemperal
use of coffee, as well as an intezppe
ate use of beer or wine. Such yiel
ing to the appetites, such allowing
them to escape from the control
the will and the -reason, Is a vic
Gluttony t8 as truly a yice as drun
enness, though uot a vIce which pr
duoes anything like as seriously Inj
rious results either to the individu
or to society. Gluttony is a sin ax
the glutton is a sinner. He is n
to pity himself as a victim, but to co
demn himself as a sinner. This sel
condemnation is the first step towa.
reform. -So drunkenness is a sin ax
the drunkard is a sinner. He al
is not to pity himself as a victim, bl
to condemn himself as a sinner. Tb
self-condemnnation in his case, as :
the case of the glutton, is the fir
step, and an indispensable ste
toward real reform.
"But while intemperance in all I
forms is a sin, the disease which
produces is not a sin. Gluttony mg
produce dyspepsia; dyspepsia is not
sin, though it may be a result of si
Excessive drinking of tea may, al
often does, produce serious nervo1
disease; nirvous disease is not a si
though it may be a result of sin. E
cessive drinking of alcohol produo
a disease known as inebriety; th
disease is not a sin, although it is g
ways a result of sin. One -of the 4
fects of this disease is a loss of se,
control. He who is afflicted with th
in its most serious form is as unab
to control his appetites as a man i
flicted with locomotor ataxia is
control his muscles. To put a mi
afflicted with this disease in jail un1
he has recovered from the immedia
intoxication, and then send him o1
again into temptations which he
powerless to resist, is inexcusab
folly. If a man has brought insani
upon himself by vice, we do not pu
ish the insanity. We set ourselves
cure it. Inebriety is, in this respe<
analogous to insanity. It is not
be punished; it is to be cured. Tb
is none the less true because inebi
ety is almost always, as insanity
frequently, the result of vice. Sociel
should distinguish between thei
three-vice, disease, crime-which
often confounds. The remedy for ti
vice of intemperance is largely mor;
and intellectual, or, in the broad sera
of the term, character building. TI
remedy for the disease which tha
vice produces is partly moral and par
ly physical. For the crimes into whic
the vice often leads the intemperal
person, society must, in self-proe
tion, provide some form of punis:
S"But, in our judgment. punishmen
whether for the vice which produc<
the disease or for the crime whic
follows, should always be reformator;
not vindictive, in its character. TIl
distinction between sin and disease
not easy to draw. Jesus Christ habi
ually treated sin as a disease whic
-he had come to cure. When he we
condemned for associating with pul
licans and sinners, he replied thi
they which were whole nieeded not
physician, but they which were sic)
It has been well said that, if drunke
ness produces poverty, it is equall
true that poverty produces drunke
ness. How far the boy who ha
grown up in a family where there
no control of the appetites, who ha
inherited from the father and mothe
a diseased appetite, who lives in a
atmosphere which intensifies the cra
ing for stimulants, whose inadequat
or improper food further intensiie
that craving-how far he is a guilt
person to be punished, how far a di.
eased person to be cured, is a quel
tion to which no definite and final ar
swer can be given.
"What is true of drunkenness
true of other sins. They are part!:
the result of deliberate, intentiona
violation of law. They are partly th
result of ignorance, ill-breeding, bai
inheritance. and almost irresistible sc
cial forces. Society has tried fo
many years the experiment of curia
sin by punishing it. It is high time
that society tried the experiment c
curing crime by removing the cause;
which produce it and by treating thi
criminal as a diseased or insane per
son, to be sent to a hospital for reme
"We can put our whole philosoph:
on this subject in a sentence, thus: I
should be the object of society, no
to fit the punishment to the offense
but to the offender. Or, in anothe:
sentence, thus: The object of all pun
ishment should be curative, not puni
tive; its object should be to punisi
crime only that it may cure crime
first in the individual, next in society
"There is no offense to which thi:
principle can be and should be mor<
immediately and constantly appliec
than to the offense of drunkenness.
Fun is not all foolishness. We need
unshine in our hearts as well as sun
shine in oir homes.
'1.world is a big book. School!
.an ocly give us the key to solving
many of its problems.
Men who ask God for a boost should
learn to boost themselves with the
boosting forces already here.
It takes so long to gain recognition
from the world that thousands of the
Impatient become discouraged.
So many women delight in a sis
ter's fall, and I fear that sometimes
they feel themselves slipping too.
Whitewashing dirty walls only cov
ers up the dirt. It's just so with white
washed politicians and statesmen.
The man who is mean to boys should
never run for office. The boys yril2
For Infants and Children.
The Kind You Have
ALCOHOL 3 PER CENT.
sDA ogaa Rega Bears the
e Opiu.Morphine norit
:- FaRmile sinareo
.d For Over
S FcSugieSignanire or
D Enct COY of rpper.
The wee Tmeand Death and Fame - to a meeting place they came
- And in brotherly affection they saluted each by name.
~e"Of my labor do you ask?" Fame confided, "This my task:
eI am twining wreaths of laurel, I am weaving wreaths of bay
S On the path where Glory leads men are doing mighty deeds
eAnd the guerdons of their striving I award to them each day.
S To the victors I must give tokens that their work shall live,
I have led them to their honor through the trials of the fray."
~:Then a knowing smile came slowly to the sober lips of death;
"I have made my share of victories," he said beneath his breath.
"I~ have led men," Fame went on, "in the days and years agone;
e Ihave thrilled them withmy brightness, as a star that sends its gleam
. From its biding place on high, till of all the arching sky
h 'Tis the only lurmg jewel--'ts the star of which men dream.
S And today I write the song set in measures full and strong
t Of the men who rise supremely where their weaker brethen fall
S I have made the victories of the lands and of the seas,
I have made the goal of glory--I have made them one and all."
.a Then it was that Death said softly, with a countenance sedate:
" "Was there never any victor through your foster brother Fate?"
S"No, 'tis I," continued Fame, "I who carve in stone the name;
e I who wreath in gold the story of the daring and the deed;
It is I who am allied with ambition and with pride -
It is I whofll the flagon to the man who holds the lead."
S"It Is you?" asked Death and Time. "And for you t.hey fall or climb?
And for them you work the laurel and the bay in rounded weaves?"
Thmen they turned to their way-and the laurel and the~ bay
IAt the feet of Fame were lying in a heap of withered leaves.
Then Time sat, and fell to laughing, with his hour glass on his knees;
t "Ihave seen," he told his brethen, "many thousand victories."
(Copyright. 1912, by W. G. Chapman.)
VIEWiNG THE FLEET.
-Macauley in the New York World.
ticed. It is most unfortunate tht
this basic fact is not kept more prom
inent before the American people
whose anti-trust sentiment is only the
expression of a revolt against high
"It is relief from the high cost 0
living that the country demands, and
the agitation should be, first of all,
for tariff reduction. With that accom
plished, the trust question will take
care of itself. Without it, neither
prices nor monopoly will be con
trolled. It may be doubted chai
cheaper tobacco will result from the
disintegration of the tobacco trust
but It is certain that It would follow
the lowering of tobacco duties. It i?
unlikely that steel products will fal
much In price if the steel trust is die
solved, but no one will question tha
they would be materially lower if thA
duties on imported steel were rie
duced. Indeed, the proposition Is si
obvious that it admits of no argu
ment. Lower the tariff and Inflatloi
will cease. Monopoly extortion, ei
cessive capitalization and high cost
will disappear. Competition of th
proper sort-that of America with th
whole world-will be restored and th
natural development of our superic
resources and of our commercli
ability will follow."-New York Timei
An esteemed contemporary start
out to prove that Taft Is a greater fo
of the trusts than Roosevelt. M
Taft is surely entitled to any colmfo
that can fairly be extracted out of 9
modest a distinction.
Ah! all his soul in music he doth sink,
And in sweet sounds he finds a raPture
And long before his breakfast time, I
His "Part siamo" rings out on the air.
And though "11 balen" does not him dis
And "Di Provenza" does not him con
[ think he ought to find some other place
To do his practicing at 6 a. m.
[ have important duties of my own.
And I want quiet when at my affairs;
When at them I don't want a barytone
Repeating "E tu" ten times upstairs.
And when I'm bent on my postprandial
And seek some rest from labors of the
(do not want to listen to a chap
A-wreatling hard with "Caro mio ben."
A4nd when about the reading lamp at eve
All hubbub and all noise I fain would
ro say the very least he makes me
With variations on the "Evening Star."
[try to keep hard thoughts from out my
Though woes sufficient come to make
But though my wrath I always do re
I wonder much if singers ever sleep!
-Nathan M. Levy in the New York Sun.
Life Is too brief
Between the budding and the falling leaf.
Between the seed time and the golden.
For hate and spite.
We have no time for malice and for
Therefore, with love make beautiful the
Fast speeds the night
Life is too swift
Between the blossom and the white
Between the silence and the lark's uplift.
-For bitter words.
in kindness and in gentleness our speech
-Must carry messages of hope, and reach.
The sweetest chords.
Life is too great
Between the Infant's and the man's es
Between the clashing of earth's strife and.
For petty things,
Lo! we shall yet who creep with cum
Walk glorious over heaven's golden street.
Or soar on wings!
-Margaret E. Sangster.
Explanation -and apologies are
feeble planks for a platform on which
a president must stand for re-election,
and Mr. Taft's confession shows that
he realizes his mistakes. This is
creditable to the man, but does not
justify the president.
Why should the people re-eet tc
Iha uraatar' office of Dresident a mar
C ~Fly TLrai
K Jar R
a The best
B. To in
has not 1
T 1ki11 ti
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N Come to
Knowledge That Has Brough
Man Nearer to God
-r!m~K1N I MLLONS
ET us think a little in millons
not, my speculative friend, mI
lions of dollars, but, to begi
L With, in millions of mile
Where were you last year I
this time? "Just where you are no'
aI and sighing for some experience C
e travel," do you say? Why, my des
e sir, or madam, you have traveled som
e hundreds of millions of miles in thl
r twelvemonth add still are traveln4
What is Panama or Constantinople c
Tekin in comparison with this grei
journey of the sun and its attenda
earth! While you have been longir
e to go from Boston to Lynn to vim
friends, you have in fact traversed I
t unimaginable breadth of space. TI
difficulty of getting started Is in 701
imagination. The veriest Lob-lie-b
the-fire, in the remotest hamlet-ev<
that woman 1ho lived for sixty yea
i within sight of the paSsing trains al
never stepped on board of one
them-is a far traveler.
Yes, but you say, that cosmic trav
is both unimaginable and unsatisft
tory. Lynn and Boston are at lea
real places where houses stand ar
taxes are collected. One get# the e
citement of the crowded station al
may look out of the car window. Bi
our world-spiral round the hastenit
sun is like going from nowhither I
nowhere. There are neither statiol
nor stops nor scenery.
Two Views of Life's Journey.
It is quite true, of course, in oi
sense, that the pleasures of thJ
prodigious journey are largely out 4
sight. But do not the world and YOt
fellow travelers take on a differer
aspect because you are not maroone
in some corner of the universe, bt
travel in the midst of stars and sun
These thoughts may not appeal t
you. Perhaps your imagination is a
rusty from disuse that you cannt
make it work at all in this directiol
Then you are like the fly that buzze
in a moving railroad car. It is u
aware that its car has moved froi
Boston and will arrive In Montrea
So long as It finds food and occupi
tion, the journey is a matter of indi:
ference. The fly Is happy-let it buz:
and find no fault with its limitations
iIt will be quite as much at home I
Canada as Massachusetts. And s
are we, except that age draws on, i
all the stages of our unimaginabi
journey. The vividest imaglnatli
like the exactest research, cannc
grasp and picture the facts and In
plications of this planetary and sola
flight-a journey where to stop won]
be annihilation, and In which we ha,
no hint of destination. Did we stas
from anywhere? We can only guesa
iAre we bound for anywhere? W
can never know. Some of our friends
the astronomers, have reasoned thi
we are bound from a collision an
catastrophe to a collision and catas
trophe. Others Incline to guess ths
-barring accidents-our journey ma
The first effect of this thinking 1
Imillions of miles was to make ma
seem insignificant and God remota
The poet Young, who told us that ''A
undevout astronomer Is mad." migi
come back to find astronomers of thi
degree of madness not uncommoi
God, regarded as the artificer, mui
certainly seem far away when u
consider the unthinkable distances u
travel and the greater spaces we dia
cern. Man seems puny in the limits
tions of his being and his knowledge
How slow our steps beside the silex
)S, Fly Paper, Frui
y Tumblers, Frui
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make inl Amrc
your cotton thai
>een) planted yet
WVonmen aind Chili
i o buy your eggs
ducks, bees wax,
, all kinds or sala
,corn, peas, etC.
see us-- -a square
Is fast travelng for train 0= l -ght
But the sun fies, they stimate, some
sixteen miles a second-wen toward
a thousad miles while our Chicago
limited passes from milepost to mile
post on Its journey. And the speed
of light from star to star Is much
mor,- -han a hundred thousand times
as great as that of the rolling train.
How slow is man In the midst of the
swift movements of the universe. How
t little is man, who think the little
earth so large.
Good In the New Knowledge.
Yet the second and the real effect
of this new knowledge was different.
It helped displace the thought of Go
- as the artincer. It gave man real dig- ;
- nity and close relations In a larpr
n universe. How little and cramped the
' ancient maps of the earth In space!
t In fact, space, as we think of It, had
no real existence for the ancients.
' They did not get outside the closed
box in which sun, planets and stars
e went circling round the earth. In all
s good faith many of them believed that
- Jerusalem was the physical center of
Sall things. In place of that conceit
Lt of our human importance, we have
it gained the thought of God as the soul
S of the universe and made the old
It doctrine of his presence everywhere
. something more than a cold dogma.
ke If we can no longer localize the New
ir Jerusalem (there was a man. I re
7- member, who wrote a book to prove
In that the globe within the sun was our
m heaven), we are learning to think
id that this earth Is given us to make as
f much like heaven as we can. And all
these things the Good Book told us
el centuries ago.-Boston Transcript.
t NATIONAL MENACE IN FRANCE
o Country la in Danger of Deith from
s Drink-Army Corps Is Lost Each
Year Through Alcohol.
The French National league against
e alcoholism declares that France Is In
a danger of death from drink: "Alcohol
of desolates our most beautiful prov
r Inces, Normandy, Brittany, the
t Vosges, Picardy, Maine. In Orne the
d decrease of population has been 80,000
it in twenty-flive years, In Manche 75.000,
? in Normandy 200,000. Infant mortal
o ity is appalling, and conscripts by
o scores are found unfit for service."
it In Orne. one report states, 67 per
L cent. of those summoned to the col
a ors were rejected, In March, 50 per
i- cent., in the Vallee des Vosges, 60
a per cent., and the drink evil Is large
1. ly responsible. The military authori
i- ties calculate that .France loses an
e- army corps each year through alcohoL.
r.. Dr. Jaques Bertillon, the famous
'. criminologist, who has made astonish-:
B ing researcheslinto the relationof al
0 cohol to tuberculosis, estimates, in
n the Revue de Tuberculosis, that a suc
e cessful fight against alcohol in France
I, would reduce the number of deaths
at from consumption yearly by some 16,
1 000 more. What steps can be taken
r 'are being discussed by the authorl
d ties in some kal'oge, but widespread
e scientific education on, the subject of
't the baneful effects of aicohol must be
L promoted before a radical change for
* the better can be looked for in France.
tBut It Pays.
i Because It pays, the social cesspool
i Is kept open.
*t It pollutes the people, but It pays.
T It burns out hnman life, butit pays.
It turns energy and Intelligence Inte
n worthlessnes and vices, but it pays.
n It forces children into the factories,
5- but It pays.
n~ It forces women Into the sweet
it shop and the brothels, but It pays.
.s It beclouds the brains of men, and
1 makes them easy prey for Industrial
It oppression, but It pays.
e It blinds and criptples and dements
e the second and third generation, but
s- t pays.
t- It-mae justice a joke, government
'- a farce, civlisation a mockery, but It
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