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you to my wife. We'e bin on our
"honeymoon in'New York, and there's
chicken for supper and you're all wel
come.' . '
"I don't know which, startled us
the more, the'wedding or Hi's asking
us. to supper. But " there's been a
change since then, Jsir. Those two
Bort. 'of chipped each other's rough,
edges off, and, as my wife says, what
made them so. Cranky was neither being-married.
You couldn't find a bet
ter neighbpr than Hi now, and as for
Mrs. Abigail say, my wife says .that
kid of theirs' is being raised by old
fashioned methods the same as ours
(Copyright by W. G. Chapman.)
I BRAN MUFFINS
One tablespoon of sugar, one of
butter or lard melted, one egg, beaten
light and foamy, one. ciip of sweet
milk, one cup of bran, one cup of
White flour, twd teaspoons of baking
powder sifted in the "flour.
Mix all together. Beat for three
minutes. Put into "well-greased muf
fin pans. Have oven, moderately hot.
Bake 30 minutes. ' t
"And what accounts for this sud
Bank Cashier Sh-h! Short accounts!
LITTL-fs&IRL SUES GOVERNMENT
VTFOR $10O,000V " '
Helew Ifegin '..
St,.L6uis, Jan. 29. A girl of eight
has sued Uncle Sam in three courts
for $100,000 as recompense, for the
act of her. grandfather in sinking his
ship during the civil w.ar in. order to
save xa cargo of arms from the con
federate army.. '.."
Capt. Samuel Houston, a relative
of Gen. Sam Houston' of Teas .fame,
owned a- river boat. He was seized by
a confederate force and his boat
loadedwitn rifles and sent south on
the Mississippi. His fidelity to the
federal cause led. him to sink the
boat. The little girl, is his only sur
viving relative..." .. .
First Chorus .Lady JVhat dp you
think, jlear? George is back from
Alaska, stony-broke arid so- altered
that you would hardly know him!
Second -Chorus Lady I'm sure I
- jjealtS tip
WhenbutteWne iijput into a spoon,
and boiled'uvigorously it does no
foam, but it Sputters. Butwhen but
I tef Is putin a spoon and subjected to
uie buu .uuurse it loams.-