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fer immunity in the case of a sus
pected wound costs $1 and the
amount needed to arrest an ordinary
case costs from $25 to $40.
Whenever one sustains a lacerated
wound, it is advisable to wash it
thoroughly and at once 'with soap
and wates and to flood it, before
binding it up, with common peroxide
of hydrogen. The peroxide gives off
oxygen, which causes the death of
all tetanus germs it reaches.
After this has been done, the
wound should be covered with a strip
of the antiseptic bandage sold at low
cost by all drug stores.
A clean, open wound, which bleeds
freely, is little apt to harbor the
germs of lockjaw. "Unless the flow
of blood is excessive, it is well to
make no effort to stop it. It will
cease of itself in a few moments.
It is well to have a doctor dress
all wounds, no matter how small they
may be. He alone Is capable of wash
ing them as they should be washed
and of estimating the likelihood of
infection. His fee is money well in
vested. It may buy only insurance
against a long, terrible, painful and
expensive illness, and then again it
may buy insurance against death.
SNOW APPLES FOR DESSERT
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Snow apples for dessert are dainty, delicious and best of all very
cheap. Rice is stewed with milk and seasoned with sugar and vanilla to
taste. With a spoon form round shapes of the rice and add to this apple
juice. On top of the rice balls put whipped cream and keep on ice for at
least four hours before serving.
"I never robbed a man but once,"
said the honest tramp, "and then I
was starving. He would not give me
a penny, and I couldn't stand the
gnawings in my stomach any longer.
So I knocked him down and went
through his pockets. What kind-of a
haul did I make? Just one little bot
tle, which read on the label: 'Pep
sin. For that full feeling after eat
Claiming the first special class for
backward children, opened at Halle
in 1863, Germany now has 1,100
such classes. Estimates vary in stat
ing that 45075 per cent of the
children become fitted for self-support.
"Have you hot water in your
house?" "Have I? My dear boy,
I'm never out of it"