Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1963 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, Urbana, IL
Newspaper Page Text
to run, the pups run aroun' an',
muss up the trail."
John Sharp Williams is not
3'oungj neither does he wear a
gack suit, and he looks, with ex
treme disfavor on any beardless
gink who may have the gall to lift
up his voice about anything, and
muss up the trail of the steam
roller, for instance.
Mayor and Mrs. James H, -Preston,
of Baltimore, gave reception
to all delegates.
You can't put this down to pure
hospitality, though.-.Preston has
the vice presidential buzzing in
- U. S. Senator wanted to know
who "thaf'-was in the press box.
"That'' 'was Elbert Hubbard.
"Got any money?" inquired the
senator. "Lots of ifa" was the
answer. "Then why in thunder
doesn't he get a hair cut?"
Elbert is writing weird arid ex
traordinary "convention stories"
for the Hearst papers.
v Baltimore's kind of shy orfres
. "taurants, and you have to waft
, your turn even at the lunchcoutt-
. i Any of the -reactionary bosses"
here will tell you that tfryan nas
Digging into history, we find
that this is about the 16,000,000th
time Mr.Bryan has teen ,fehW
And considering that he's elim
inated right now, it's mighty fun
nythe way the 'steam roller
chauffeurs are blowing around
with distressed faces, "wondering
what Bryart wilt do."
Yes, sir! Eliminating Bryan
seems to be a popular amusement
at Democratic convention and it
doesn't seem to do much harm r
to the Nebraskan.
AT THE CONVENTION.
The: best kind of exercise is the
kind that makes you forget that
you are exercising in other
words, play. It's a good scheme
to have some more or less stren
uous game for a hobby, golf of
bowling, or tehnis, or archery
anything that appeals' to you and
that affords exercise with inter
est. But this is notsaying that sys
tematic, exercise is not .a, good,