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w? 4. 7 r A V t
who seems to lack class holds on
to his job. It is a good bet that
the difference in nerve explains
the failure of one and the success
of the other.
Woe be to the player that
"shows a streak," for players and
public are sure to make his life
- GOOD THINGS TO EAT
Poor Man's Corn Bread. 2
cups of corn meal, 1 cup flour, 1
heaping tablespoonful sugar, 1
egg, 1 tablespoon fryings, 1 pinch
salt, 1 cup sour milk, scant half
teaspoon soda; mix and pour in
greased pan cook till it don't stick
to Straw or toothpick.
Chicken. Cut cold boiled
chicken into small Dits with a
sharp scissors-, add equal quanti
ties cefery and one half the quant
ity of peas. Season, moisten with
mayonnaise and serve on lettuce.
Cocoanut Pie. Cream l-2vcup
butter with 2 cups sugar, and
when light add 1-2 grated cocoa
nut. Beat until very light the
whites of 6 eggs, add the other
mixture, beating al lthe while,
and put in deep pie pan lined with
short crust and bake in quick
oven. Serve cold withcream and
A Pennsylvania girl has set the
pace for Leap Year brides. She
proposed, paid the carfare to the
preacher's, bought the ring and
paid the clergyman.
SHE WAS FOND OF BEJNG
During a recent epidemic of
spinal meningitis in Dallas, Tex.,
Secretary Paul Casey, of the
health department went with a
sanitary inspector to raise the
quarantine on a negro shack and
remove the big green sign.
An old negro woman came to
"Now, sholy, boss, you'all ain't
gwine ter take that sign down?"
"Yes, we are going to remove
the quarantine," said Casey.
"Don't you want it removed?"
"No sah, boss, 'cause dar ain't
been nry collectah 'round heah
sence dat sign was put up."
The quarantine remained.
English family had a table and
some cats. It took the cats just
80 years to scratch one leg of the
table away. The felines didn't
touch the other leg.
Lots of people think their
hearts are broken when all that
ails them is punctured conceit,