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result is an enormous increase in
eggs and fowls for market!
The incubator, or modern arti
ficial hatcher, has played a most
important part in the develop
ment of the poultry industry.
There are poultry farms in this
country where from 50,000 to
100,000 chicks are hatched annu
ally. The town lot poultryman
and farmer are also using the arti
ficial hatchers and brooders with
the best of success.
QUARTET OF BANDITS
TAKEN AFTER FIGHT
A gang of four bandits, led by
Jerry O'Connor, an ex-c6nvict,
were arrested early today follow
ing a battld with policemen on a
West Madison street car, at
Ada street, aftej they had perpe
trated five robberies in different
parts of the city last night. The
men are held responsible for be
tween 35 ahd 40 robberies in the
last two weeks.
Police who had been following
the trail of the bandits all night
by the string of victims they left
behind caught up with them as
they were leaving a saloon at 1825
W. Madison, to board a car. A
fierce battle in which the car
crew assisted the officers follow
ed. The men arested beside (O'
Connor are William Wharton,
Edward Stillwell and Leo Lake
all between 25 and 30 years old.
4It is easy enough to ride a don
key if you can dissumulate suc
cessfully. Just make him think
you want to go the other way.
(An Old English Rhyme.) .
January brings the snow,
Makes our feet and fingers glow.
February brings the rain, v
Thaws the frozen lake again.
March brings breezes loud and
Stirs the dancing daffodill.
April brings the primrose sweet,
Scatters daisies at our feet.
May brings flecks of pretty Jambs,
Skipping by their fleecy dams.
June bring tulips, lilies, roses,
Fills the children's hands, with
Hot July brings cooling showers, t
Apricots and gillyflowers. i
August brings the sheaves of corn
Then the harvest home is borne. J
Warm September brings the fruit j
Sportsmen then begin to shoot.
Fresh October brings the pheas
ant, Then to gather nuts is pleasant.
Dull November brings the blast, '.
Then the leaves are whirling fast.
Chill December brings the sleet,!
Blazing fires and Christmas treat.
A Pennsylvania man has in-
vented a piano with a bass drum
and cymbal attachment. Fine for "
Especially when you are not on
good terms with the folks living
in the flat below.