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was his fiancee's husband!
Booth married and years pass ed. Then he and his wife wefe di vorced and Booth wrote Ida Ver non, asking to renew the old friendship. He admitted he had married, as she had done, in anger and pique. They had made mis takes. But there was yet time to still be happy in their love. She was a woman now, matur ed, and beautiful. And her love for Booth had never faltered. Booth fell ill, the marriage was postponed. He was taken to the Players' club, where, when the end was near, he sent for her. She went to see him four times. The last time he could not speak. But the light of perfect under standing was in his eyes. He Smiled when she kissed him and died. Senator Taylor's Witticism. . Dr. Mary Walker, who wears trousers and a thoroughly mascu line costume, including the coat and the derby hat, had just con cluded before the Senate commit tee on pensions a few remarks re garding a bill in which she was interested. As she went out of the commit tee room the late Senator "Bob" Taylor of Tennessee slid far down in his chair and remarked: ."There goes the only self-made man in history." Popular Magazine. Said Mrs. A. to Mrs. B.: our postman got the sack." "Do tell; what for?" v-"To carr the mail W ; 'I see VILLAGE CUT-UPS. 'VMbcXc- . Nl 1 "Ezry, have ye laid-in yer win ter's coal yit'?" "Naw, Caleb. ButJ6ur speckled' hen has." '," "Har-harrhar, I git ye it wuz sof coal.".. , &I "Naw, it wuz eggcqal." MIXED. i HnfiflUdJi fMi E2 Mm& "Don't you-adoreTannhauser?" "Dunno. IsitmadeinStLouis 5V.. -LorJwaukeegL jazxj-i-i