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"Dan Darby, the escaped convict!"
fairly shouted the sheriff.
"It's me," acknowledged the for
lorn wayfarer Vincent had befriend
ed. "I owe the state two years. I'm
ready to pay it for "the sake of this
gentleman, who treated me white
when I was down and out."
"Why, what does this mean?"
asked the mystified Vincent
"I saw the whole business at
Hood's house," replied the convict.
"I had gone to your horde to ask you
to help me in getting myself and my
wife out of the country. Your ser
vant told me where you were. I went
to Rood's place. I was at the window
when he shot himself. I'm ready to
give my testimony."
Thus was the pall over two cloud
ed lives removed, and, as a reward
for his self-sacrifice, through power
ful influence the convict's unexpired
sentence was remitted.
NO EGGS, BUT GOOD O00KIES
JUST THE SAME
By Caroline Coe
Eggless Cookies Warm 1 cup of
molasses and 3 tablespoons of melted
butter, turn into bowl and add y2 tea
spoon of sale, 1-3 teaspoon each of
cloves, cinnamon and nutmeg.
Dissolve 2 even teaspoons of soda
in 2 tablespoons of cold water and
turn into the molasses mixture. Beat
until all is a foamy mass. Add flour
to make stuff enough to just drop
from a spoon.
Drop in little balls, press into shape
and in middle put small piece of
marshmallow. Bake in medium
VELVET FOR YOUNG AS WELL AS
'Velvet used to belong to middle
age but youth has appropriated it,
and no one is too young nowadays to
wear the royal fabric.
Robin's egg blue banded with sil
ver embroidered chiffon is used in the
model illustration. The broad brim-
pied hat is youthful and gives a girlish 1
effect to a costume that might other
wise suggest the dowager rather than
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