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Horace Scruby, Midway football
star, who married a daughter of
Mrs. Tufts No. 2.
Scruby kicked Tufts out of
Mrs. Roe's mansion on one occa
sion, hus giving her some chance
of hanging on to her money.
1 1 Then Mrs. Tufts No. l's rela
tives heard of her plight in Lon
don, and, sent fpr her.
She has arrived and now wants
the diyorce that Tufts secured
while she was in the workhouse
branded as fraudulent, and Mrs.
Tufts No. 2, who by permission
of the court, has dropped the
Tufts from her name, is helping
her right willingly.
" It is in the suit filed by Mrs.
'Tufts No. 1 that Tufts is called
"The Love God With the Gold
Tufts christened himself "The
Love God," and the gold teeth
part of the narne came because foe
said that a vision tpld him eyery
tooth1 in his head must be of solid
gold, and forthwith proceeded to
use some of the money collected
for the poor heathen to that end.
BITS OF NEWS
Duluth, Minn. According to
late returns, Duluth has, adopted
commission form of gpvernmenf,'
New York. Kaiserin Auguste
Victoria reached port with one
passenger dead two men injured
and pari of rail destroyed as re
sult of Friday's stprm.
Indianapolis,: A, J, Beveridge,
recent candidate for goyernpf on
Progressive ticket, may be ex
pelled from Republican club, i
HOW WAR PQINGS STAND
London. The signing of a
peace armistice by Bulgaria, Ser
via, Montenegro and Turkey has,
been officially confirmed.
Greece is left alone to fight the
Porte. This did not seem tp wort
ry the Greek ministers.
The armistice is to last untiL g
meeting .of the peace envoys, in
London, December 13, ,
Meantimejthe armies are. to re
main in their present -position,
and Turkey to be allowed, to
strengthen the Chatalja forts and
rc-provision all the beleagured
cities. . . ,
Constantinople. . Dish eart
ened by the long seriesiof Turkish'
defeats, the Princess Zekky, wife
pf a high Ottoman official, burned
herself to death in the courtyard
of her home.
The Princess had her servants'
build a huge bonfire and threw
herself in it before any. of thera
could interfere. t i
Calcutta. Mobara raedans
throughout India are' .holding
great mass meetings at which
prayers are offered for the success
of the Tjirks in the Balkan war.
One hundred thousand Mos
lems attended such a meeting.
St. Petersburg. Three- Rus
sian banksijayk advanced $5,0Q0,
000 on easy terms to. the Bulgar
ian government and have agreed
to subscribe part of another loan
of $8,000,000 being arranged in
London. Suffragists Resumed
their playful pastime of pouring
acid into mail boxes.