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Federation of Miners declared that subscriptions from members of the Citizens' Alliance were not wanted. "I do not blame any member of the Citizens' Alliance for what has hap pened," Moyer said. "If such a catastrophe had occurred among the wives and children of members of the Citizens' Alliance there would have been mob rule and possibly lynchings in the streets of Calumet." Moyer said he would bring five wit nesses before the coroner's jury who would swear that the man who sounded the alarm of fire wore a Citizens' Alliance badge, but that he would make no direct accusations. The strike of the copper miners has lasted several months, and has been one of the most bitterly fought labor wars. The operators have employed gun men with criminal records. Women and children have been ridden down in the streets as though they were cattle by the militia. The citizens have allied themselves against the striking miners. The miners have been restrained from parading or from picketing. Strike breakers have been employed in the mines nd the operators have refused to arbitrate any of the strikers' dif ferences. For a little while this war was for gotten by the strikers on Christmas eve. But they haven't forgotten it today. And back of their rejections of any aid save that which the Western Federation of Miners can give them, is the question: "Who was responsible for that cry of 'Fire' which resulted in seventy three deaths?" SHE CLEARED HERSELF A little girl, finding her grandfather dozing, clambered on to his knee and endeavored to awaken him by pulling his eyelashes. Annoyed at being dis turbed from a peaceful nap, the old man scolded the child for her roughness. "Wough!" she exclaimed, pouting, "I wasn't wough. I was only twy ing to open your eyes by the stwings." 'Bi&L' Pit On an automobile tour, old chap, we approached an extremely low hanging bridge which was suspended across the road we traveled. I am quite certain that we all would have been struck on the head had not our chauffeur given us sudden warning in this fashion: "Duck your beans! Dip your crocks! Get them high-brow noodles down to half-mast, 'cause if you don't you're all going to get a wallop on the winking works. Tuck in your, conks if you don't want to get tossed out of this go-cart and laid to rest on your wishbone. Don't you get me, folks? Cram down them rubbernecks of yours. Bury your belfries!" My word! Robinson Crusoe never would have gained so much notoriety or popular ity if he had lived in these days,., A wireless station is being installed on Juan Fernandez Island where Rob and his Man Friday lived.