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I broke the news to her Thursday
evening. "Perhaps there was too much champagne flowing at that sup per. I do not knowj- but I do know that Mrs. Creel did not show any emotion at the supper .when I tbld her our affair was over. "After the supper, I went with her to her apartments. There I repeated to her that our connec tion would need to end. "Theashe burst into a storm of tears. he denounced the, and my family. She was quit'e rude about it. Then she opened her handbag. " 'So it is all over between us forever, is it?' she asked, and with that she shot me. "That's the whole story, and it wasn't my fault at all. -I really rather liked her, but what could I do when my family acted the way it did?" OFFICE BOY "Is the editor in ?" asked a stranger, as he sauntered into a newspaper office at 8 o'clock in the morning. "No, sir," replied the attendant "He does not come so early. Is there anything I can do?" "Perhaps so. Are you con nected with the literary depart ment of the paper?" "I am, sir." "Oh, what do you do?" "I empty the waste paper baskets, sir.'1 v o o New York. Mrs. .Lillian Bel mont, chorus-girl bride of Ray mond Belmont, has bought $550 Pekinese spaniel to take place of jnissing hubby. JUDGE THROWS $53,000 SUIT OUT OF COURT New York, Dec. 16. Beatrice Brevaine DreyfUs De Acosta's suit for $53,000 against Joseph F. Butler, Jr the steel millionaire, was dismissed by Justice Davis in the Supreme Court today. In dismissing the case Justice Davis as much as said he did not believe the suit was on the level. Beatrice etc. De Acosta was once a member of Anna Held's ' company and is the original of the famous picture, riThe Fenc ing Girl." At that time she brought sui against her husband, Dreyfus. Butler was a friend of Dreyfus. Butler went to her to arrange a settlement between them. Butler first proposed his settle ment in the Cafe Martin Beatrice said she did not care to discuss such things in public and asked him up to her apartments. According to Butler's attor neys, two men went to Butler one week later and asked him what he would give for pictures of himself and Beatrice in Beatrice's, apart ments. Three weeks later the actress dismissed her suit against her-v husband, and one month after that she sued Butler for the $53, 000. In the suit she set forth that Butler had offered her $53,000 to dismiss her charges against frer hu$band, that she had done so, and that Butler had refused to come through.