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dress with only two hooks in the
Give her aplace in the hall of
"Women had better sew up the
slits in their skirts or they'll freeze
to death this winter," says U. S. Sur
geon General Blue.
'They can wear warmer stockings,
Youth is denied admittance to the
TJ. S. navy because he had a repro
duction of "September Morn" tatoo
"ed on his back. Recruiting officers
thought it would demoralize the
What's the difference between
"September Morn" on a boy's back
and on a postal card? '
Russia is boasting that her new
destroyer, the Novik, is the fastest
war vessel afloat.
That little affair with Japan taught
the Cizar that fleetness is a highly
desirable quality in a navy' that
doesn't know how to aim a gun.
Western hotels are abandoning
the fingerbowl, says a 'news item.
There was a 'growing demand that
the bowl be big enough to contain a
whole Western drink, and cut glass
DIARY OF FATHER TIME
The recent reunion" of the old he
roes of Gettysburg calls to my mind
the heroic death of General Nash of
North Carolina at the battle of Ger
mantown. A round shot "from the .British ar
tillery passing through his horse
shattered the general's, thigh on the
opposite side. The ,fall of the animal
hurled its unfortunate rider with
considerable force to 'the ground.
With surpassing courage and pres
ence of mind General Nash, covering
his wound with both hands; gaily call
ed to his men, "Never mind me; I've
had a devil of a tumbler rush on boys,
rush on the onemy; I'll be after you
- He died shortly afterward. ''ft
ENRIGHT CASE again put up to
Appeal to the Illinois'pardon board
on behalf of Maurice Enright was
made yesterday by Attorney Frank R.
The plea for Enright's pardon was
first made early in April by Attorneys
Charles E. Erbstein and John J. Cb
burn. Since hat time the board has
made no move in spite of the urging
of various trade unions throughout
Fred Irish's repudiation of his tes
timony at the trial, which was the
biggest influence in sending" Enright
to Jolfet, is the basis of the appeal
for his pardon.
At the time Reid appeared 'before
the board in Joliet, an echo of the old
slugging days in Chicago was heard
in the Criminal Courts Building,
when indictments against six 'men
we're nolle pressed.
The indictments were against
Walter Stevans, who has been work
ing for Hearst's Chicago American,
William Connors, Joseph Kane, Geo.
McCabe, ' Edward Stoorgaard and
Maurice Enrightj. k
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"Why do people speak of 'the hu
man race?' "
- "Because men and women are al
ways running-after each other."