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birds. Every native had a mattress
of the softest down. As to wool, the
islands were covered with thorny
bushes that were just loaded with
strands of precious' wool torn from
the passing herds.
The Lame Duck came back loaded
with wool and down. The two part
ners old Jerry and Walter left
San Francisco with $16,000 between
So the broken mirror led to new,
bright fortune for Walter Lane to
Leah, patient, loyal Leah, love, con
tentment and a happy home.
DIARY OF FATHER TIME
The relationship between Napoleon
Bonaparte and his mother was pecu
liar. Mme. Letizia, who was thirty
four when her famous son was born,
had always been complete mistress
of her household. Even when her
son was emperor and his word was
law, willing as she might have been
in public to do him honor, in private
she insisted on the privileges of her
motherhood. One day there was a
family meeting, and Napoleon gave
his mother his hand to kiss; but Mme.
merely moved aside the preferred
hand. Napoleon then took his moth
er's hand and kissed it, and she said
to him: "Sire, you know quite well
that in public I must treat you with
due respect, because I am your sub
ject; but in private I am your
One slice of cold pineapple- on let
tuce leaf. Just before sending to
table warm two teaspoons of French
dressing, made with lemon juice in
place of vinegar. Canned pineapple
is better for salad than the fresh.
Drinking beer instead of water by
workmen is responsible for some
heartstroke, some sunstroke, some
digestive troubles and some general
lowering of efficiency. Beer is not a
good summer drink.
ADVENTURES OF MR. MOUSE
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Two cups of moderately strong
coffee and four cups of single cream
and one cup of granulated sugar.
Freeze arid serve immediately in