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'Behold them heaped high on ,lhe
show case, A mountain of '.hideous ties. You say you would wear them in no' case? . -Yet somebody likes 'em and buys! Observe what an'outrage that hose is. (It's pinli, yellow, purjile and blue.) Yet inquiry quickly discloses That somebody buys 'em but who? " - ; Who buys the pink -shirts,- that are offered; ' Or the orange ones, spotted with green, Or the horrible hats that-are prof fered Wherever the shoppers are seen? Who purchases terrible dresses With fit and with fabrics askew. They seem to be bought, and one guesses That somebody buys 'em but who? Who buys all the. hideous chrotaoes, The wall-paper, dreadful to see, . And what are the species of homoes Who purchase brass-watches with glee? There seem to be people who prize 'em, These things that are awful to' view, And. therefore I wonder who buys 'em. -.There's somebody does it but ,. who? LET NONE CAST A STONE! It was noble of Eugene Debs to take that outcast minister's daughter into his home and shelter her. But his Christian act has been far sur passed by a woman. At Los Angeles, Mrs. Leah Delmont refused to earn money on the street for her. husband and shot him dead when he tried to compel her .to. The coroner's jury exonerated 'her and commended her act. Just the same, of course, she is a murderess. Now comes Mrs. Charles Welling ton Rand, a wealthy society -matron, ;who offers to take Mrs. Delmqnt into her home and give her as good a chance to live a pure, useful life as she would giver her own daughter. We imagine that Brother Debs risked a little, socially, that he prized. This magnificent woman, Mrs. Rand, risks what society women hold most dear. Debs was fine in risking his mite, which was perhaps not much. The woman is splendid in risking her all, which is much. COFFEE LEMONADE Use cold coffee in place of water in making lemonade. It is. healthful and refreshing in hot weather.