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'. QUEEN. WOULD WEPJE BLQbD"STAIN-BI3l6'JR
ry xa. ,-.R.ougetts.v
Mt. Carmei;'lll., July 3l ?Th'e
favorite jewel oi Mary, Queen of
England, Jis "a'big white nearl of
wonderful luster. When she was
crowned in MestnifnsteY Hall it
held the pla'cehonor in thecen
ter of her'royalnecklace.
It is anr'.$nierican pearl, 'fronv !
the banks of" the Wabash.
This loyeiiestVearl of the. Brit-
ish crown jewels is stained yvith
JHH HtW9HH:rcs&iR -
, Photograph of Queen Mary wither coronati6ri3wels, show
ing the pearl that caused the crime '(uVthe center-oftfiE-rfecklace)
and a sketch-of "Jumbo" Adams, its'finderVwhom-th'e'-queen is try
ing to have released from prison, i l l '"
blood, arid the queen is now try- through'the pardon .ojf ,aijAmen-:
ing to "have the stain wiped out can in finson orquo;,':