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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, April 30, 1915, NOON EDITION, Image 20

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guarded 'the house so well that the
.milkman -couldn't enter the yard. Oh,
wfi couldn't think of keeping him,
"even for Elsa's.sake!"
"Laddie did that!" cried the as
tounded Mr. Graham, incredulously.
He glanced at Laddie, meek as a
lamb. Was it possible? Ridiculous!
Bui, actually, the intelligent and
scandalous Laddie seemed to wink
at him as if to say, "I worked it"
'Yes, Laddie, the gentle, had cer
tainly played a part! Mr. Graham
happened to explain to Mr. Doane the
fainily necessities.
"By this time the latter was con
vinced that Laddie had foiled him. A
small house he owned right next to
his own was vacant. Would Mr. Gra
ham move and let both the children
enjoy the company of the animal
they loved so devotedly?
"Never again did artful, two-faced
Laddie find it necessary to act the
dog; villain! He divided his time be
tween his two doting young mistress
es,'; there were better times for the
Grahams and all hands were happy.
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f By Caroline Coe
, Cabbage and Butter. Clean a
head or two of white cabbage. Boil
in salt water and chop fine. Sweeten
in butter and flavor with one table
spoonful of 'butter mixed in the same
amount of flour. Add a cupful of
water or soup broth and season with
salt and pepper. Cook slowly.
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What's the sense of wearing a
dainty, bejeweled watch on your fore
head when you have to consult a mir
ror every time you want to know the
The answer, perhaps, is that fash
ions haven't anything to do with
sense anyway.
This odd conceit is the latest fem
inine fad to be adopted. Earrings to
match the -watch are also de rigeur.
1 The"iittle'timeprece;is pendant' on a
head band binding the hair.
And when one'' finds one's attrac
tive self without a mirror it is quite
permissable to ask an armiring
stranger if he would kindly read the
story of the tiny gold hands for the
thoughtless possessor of a forehead
watch. Few strangers would refuse
to perform, this charitableservice.
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One fly will have more descendants
in one season than any man could
count in a lifetime, working eight
hours a day. Think of this when you
see a fly crawl through a screen.
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The Chinese think American
newspapers the one best bet. Of.
course! Sunday's issue "will wrap 50
bundles of wash.

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