Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1949 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
ing ihhfe Fair department store. She
said she had learned 'of many in
stances of this!
The league, decided to unite with
all other societies supporting the sen- I
" . i , - o o. . -r . - "
"GO AHEAD'; GIRLS WRITE ALL THE SILLY, GUSHY LETTERS YOU
LIKE AND PUJ 'EM IN THE STOVE
ateVhitfr 'slave commission's Inquiry A
into low wages to opnft.se the boxing -law
'and to endorse" President "Wil
son, stand in regard to wine at state
Xunctions, ' . -v.'
"For .the lovevof Mike," says one of
my most" interesting men correspond
ents, "please tell "the girls not to write
'mushy' letters. I wasat a stag party
the other night-and a number of the
boys read some of the' letters they
had received lately from some girls.
"If those girls could have heard the
shrieks of laughter which greeted
some, of their, mush stuff they
would hever write abetter again as
long as they lived. . s '
"Do yoii know,'" Hei continues,- "I
think I shalf 'choose my wife from' her-
letters. If. she .can uritn a cpncihlo
letter that is bright, and newsy and'
not xop seiT-conscious, ril know, -she
has brains; and If she can write alet-;
ter which AvilUgive me'to. understand
tfhat she cares for me without gush'