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MAID FOOLS ALL PEOPLEALL OF THE TIME J
' San Francisco, Cal. Gladys Von
Dehyde, "The Mystery. Maid," is the
most talked-of girl at the world's fair
Glayds is the main feature of an
illusion that is part of an exhibit in
the Palace of Food Products; ap
parently she revolves in a huge cask
that lays on its side just high enough
so observers can peer intQ it As she
whirls about, unsupported 'and seem
ingly in thin air. Miss Von Dehyde
talks and chaffs those who watch
her, drawing comments and ques
tions as to how the trick is done.
And'fo all she answers: "Don't you.
wish you knew?"
o o ,
The whole nation will rejojce in
that Woodrow Wilson is to be no
longer a solitary, without Tvife and
fireside. He's so everlastingly fit for
husbandhood and fatherhood that
even the women are clapping their
hands over the Widow Gait's con
Maybe the kaiser aims to eat his
Christmas dinner in Constantinople.
He'll be a lot more welcome there
than in Paris, anyhow.