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WATCH THIS MAN!
'Out of the maze of neyvs that is
coming" ouiof China in these days
of revolt nothing has-been more
cheering and promising than the
'word that comes, to the effect that
jWu Ting-iang has cast his lot
witn tne progressives.
"Wu Ting-fang is a host in him
self. He. ist learned, and more
over he iS-wise. He is enlighten-
We willvnot rest assured that
Doctor "Wu 'will come out of the
mess right side up with carev We
haven't forgot howhe used to put
it over United tates reporters who
went to interview him hoiv he"
would interview the reporters
from the. jump so eagerly that "
they couldn't get f questions in
Bfe sure' Dr. Wu khowsa thiqg
or two. )-
And watch him. When the star
of China joins the republican
constellation look for the narrie of
Wu Ting-fang among the lead
ers" of "the new order. You will
not look in vain. "
ed yet 'cautious. He is ever for
the advance, but he.never forgets
to walk circumspectly. Tnaword
he is an eminently useful sort of
person whenf hell starts to pop-i
ping in anaii waKenea- incnoate
country like ChinaV
Therfc, will "be plenty of work
for such rhen as Wu Ting-fang1
when the task of bringing ttfder'
out of this Chinese choas -begins
in earnest. ,,'. ,
Girls Flee Fire in Loop. '.l '
Twelve girls had a narrow es
cape frorn death this morning in
a, fire, it 187 N. Clarke, street,
started by an explosion. .
The.' girls employed" in the
urgmeyer bindery, adjoining
the burned buildingfled for their
lives when the 'flarnes brokeout.
A panic among the employes was
threatened,, but the arrival of 'po
licemen "and firemen quieted
No, one vas.-hurt. The damage
was estimated at $1,000.
-o o ' '
' Unsettled weather- with- rain
tonight and Friday is predicted
for Chicago. Temperature mod
erate; increasing southerly wirjds.
Thanksgiving is Nov. 30 this
year. Then everybody will fol
low Italy's example and sail into
turkev. , ? . .
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