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$2.50 a day in wages.
Henry Ford has made . millions making and selling cheap automo biles. And he has just raised the wage of his employes toa minimum of $5 a day a jump from $2.34. I don't know whether men can feel the love and hatred of their fellow men, but if they can, then Shaw and Aggassiz must be unhappy in their ill-gotten wealth, and Ford must be happy with all his millions. For all over this country there is a kindly f eeling fpr' Ford, and I believe there -o- DAILY COMMENT ON They're tangoing on the ice now adays. Next they-might try it on a . red hot stove. , . ' . That gink $iom Glen View who stood on Adams street to rubberneck, at the skyscrapers got a. real Chicago. reception. An auto hit him and he wb.ke up in a hospital. A Chicago street is no place for a human being, unless he has taken lessons in dodging them darned buzz wagons. Gee, but the Tribune ran the Ex aminer out of gasoline on the news from Calumet. The Exam sent a reporter up there and he said he was going to send in the truth. As the Exam didn't print any, guess the reporter didn't find any truth up there. The. Hearst organ might as well have played the old game that is, write the story in the office, without letting facts interfere. Atlanta business men appealed to Willie Hearst to,, try to get Atlanta one of the reserve banks. Will he? Willie says he will. But if Atlanta gets one it will be in spite of Hearst's help rather than because of it. They're on to Hearst in Washing ton and he has no pulL ' His long pull appears to be with is general contempt for Aggassiz and Shaw. Sometimes I tnink that both love and hate carry through the air, and that those who deserve either are conscious of the feeling in the hearts of their fellows for them or against them. If it isn't so I wish it were. I wish all men would feel that their place in the affections of the universe can be only such place as their conduct to ward the entire human brotherhood deserves. o- PEOPLE AND THINGS the steel trust and Wall street. But fortunately those influences are not running the present adminis tration. Hearst can't even get. a bid to the White House. Elgin. Butter Board cut the price Monday two cents. We should wor ry! They can go as far as they like with that cut.- yAfter his next fight Packey McFar land plans to take a honeymoon trip and give up fighting. Which means that Feb. 12 will be his last battle in the ring. With' apologies to Packey and his future bride. The business of Seigel, Cooper & Co. is on the increase, according to counsel for the firm. Hurrah! That means that the "girls -behind tie counters" will get their share of the profits. (See next item!) "Oh, Mr. Dream Man, Please-Let Me Dream -Some More." PEEP! "The fashion&.of today are a cir cus." "Then I suppose you'd say the slit skirts are the sideshow." N. Y, World. o o New York. Estimated 50,000 men out of work, 40,000 unmarried, with- out homes or funds. I1 llIMI