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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, March 25, 1914, NOON EDITION, Image 20

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"Dead!" I repeated vaguely and
fairly shocked.
"Yes. It seems that Benghi never
forgot her cruelty. She was barter
ing for the sale-of. the animal, when
it seized her suddenly in its trunk,
hurled her to the ground, pinioned
her with its. ponderous foot and
crushed the life out of her."
The next I heard 'of Singh Ali he
was lying in a hospital delirious with
a fever, and his nurse was his old
love. His father had come to Paris
with her to rescue his son from the
wretchedness his ingenuous trust in
a fair but false woman had brought
I saw the three when they left for
their far away. home. The weak steps
of the man who had learned so ter
rible a lesson were guided by a dusky
but beautiful girl, his faithful fiancee:
His eyes took in a last look at
Paris, the beautiful Paris, the de
vourer and he sighed.
Then they turned to the patient
anxious face of his fiancee. And in
their depths was the old love, re
stored. (Copyright by, W. G. Chapman.)
Congratulations to the Supreme Court of the United States.- It, also,
is moving with the times. .
It has just pronounced as a "fiction which is vanishing" the old doctrine
of the common law that a woman's identity is swallowed up in that of her
husband that, for example, she is unable to establish domicile for the pur
pose of suing .for a divorce.
It was more than a fiction while it lasted. It was a very hard fact in
the history of woman's subjugation by man.
I It meant. that the wife was not the husband's partner and chum as well
as his sweetheart, but also his property. It meant legal recognition of a
form of tyranny which good men may not have exercised, but which many
men did exercise, because society and the law upheld them.
It is going to be a better world now that this archaic estimate of wife
hood is being knocked into a cocked hat. Husbands will be more loving
and wives more faithful. Because the relationship between master" and
serf at its best can't ever be quite as fine as the best relationship between
There may, for a time, be more divorce, but if so it will be only in the
nature of domestic house cleaning, to make the home finally purer;
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Y2 cup of mayonnaise dressing, 2
teaspoon of minced chives and 1 tea
spoon of lemon juice. Put into dou
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this y teaspoon each of cucumber
pickle, olives, parsley and capers, all
minced fine. Serve at once piping
Los Angeles man suicided at his
wedding hour because his intended
was too good for him. It must be aw
ful to have conscientiousness like

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