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into the hall, grabbed his hat and overcoat from the rack, and open ed the front door. "Do you know what time it is?" the father repeated. "Yes, sir. Good night," said the young man. The door closed behind him, and the father murmured in a puzzled voice: "What the deuce ails that young fellow. My watch ran down this afternoon, and I want ed to get the time from him so that I could set it." tf OUTSIDE NEWS FROM WIRE AND CABLE MISUNDERSTOOD A young clerk was calling on a girl when, at about quarter past ten o'clock, her father stalked in to the parlor, his watch in his hand. The young fellow looked up nervously from a volume of Ella Wheeler Wilcox that he was reading aloud, and the girl father said: "Young man, do you know what time it is?" "Yes, -air," he said, rising; "I was just going." Boston, Mass.-7 persons in jured in crash of 2 cars operated by unskilled strikebreakers. ISth accident since 3,500 elevated em ployes struck 8 days ago. Washington. Senate adopted Hoke Smith amendment to legis lative judiciary bill abolishing commerce. ' If bill becomes law judges will lose jobs and pay. Boston. Newspapers here, as in Chicago, coloring their reports to discredit striking car men. Union has arranged mass meet ings as part of publicity cam paign. Hearst's paper is doing most of the "coloring" by all reports. Wilkesbarre, Pa. Isaac and Elizabeth Huffman, married 10 years, have separated and signed agreement never to marry again. Luxemburg. Grand Duchess Marie Adelaide was 18 today and ascended throne, her's only by courtesy gince father's death in. February. London, Capt Jones of liner Canada says he passed through ice fields on which Titanic was wrecked April 14 and had wire less warnings, but kept ship at high speed. Nyack, N. Y. Board of trust ees say this must become noise less town. People having pets that make noise at unseemly hours will be fined. Cordele, .Ga, Posse lynched unknown negro who had shot and seriously wounded E. C. Richie, farmer. New York. Clara Ricard, high school teacher, dying from as sault with shears made by Augus ta Miller, who said Miss Ricard was throwing weeds in her yard. Shears penetrated skull. Little .Rock, Ark. Interna tional Brotherhood of Boiler Makers-and Iron Ship Builders to double "strike fund" be requiring; each membfcr to contribute $1 fo stead of 50 cents.