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' WHERE WHITE HOUSE WEDDING WILL BE HELD
The famous "East-room" of the White House. Here Miss Jessie Wil
son, daughter of President Wilson, will be married t on "November "25 'to
Francis Bowes Sayre. , - -
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SAYS MALES ARE NOT NEEDED
TO PRODUCE ANIMAL LIFE
Scientists were keenly interested
today in the announcement of Dr.
Jacques Loeb, head of the depart
ment of experimental biology at the
Rockefeller Institute, that animal
life can be deevloped without the
agency of the male sex.
In a book released, if rom. the press
here today, Dr. Loeb tells of experi
ments by which he raised frogs from
unfertilized eggs, by pricking the
surface of the egg and injecting a
tiny drop of frog's blood. The pro
duct of the .experiments possessed
sex glands and were capable of j'repro
duction. - - , -
Sea .urchins and starfish, Dr.-Loeb
says, were deevloped "in a: similar
Two little cousins Tiad quarreled, ;
and the mother of one of them tried '
to make peace. "Amy," she .sakC
"why did .you tell Uobbie you'
wouldn't be his little sw.eethear2" '
'"Cos he didn't ask me," repjied in
dignantly, "till he- knowed I had, -a
new penny!" ' ,