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front We and our readers have
been satiated with war photographs. We are all pretty well tired of them. Now comes the brilliant cartoonist, quick to catch an impression, sketch ing with dextrous pencil the human things along the hills and in the fields where men fight and suffer and die for what? Minor's slashing art has long been among the most notable in America. He has be.en called a "rebel in cray on" because, instead of drawing pretty pictures' he has insisted on drawing vital, gripping, meaningful pictures pictures with a punch. He has ripped the cloak of respec tability from hypocritical shams, and exposed the meanness and pettiness of industrial tyrannies in many American cities. Now he's on the job for.you in Eu rope., stripping war of its glare and t'msel, displaying the human and in human sides of the mightiest of world's conflicts. Minor war pictures will be the greatest war feature of the next few weeks. More are on the way. Watch for them in The Day Book. o o FRUIT COOKIES Beat 1 pound of sugar with 4 eggs until light and foamy; add a table spoon of salt and 2 tablespoons of melted butter. Weigh 1 pound of flour and sift twice with 1 teaspoon of baking powder. Moisten 1 salt spoon of soda with 2 teaspoons of water and turn into the sugar mix ture; mix the sifted flour with 1 cup of chopped nuts and raisins .and stir all together; mix thoroughly and drop from spoon onto a greased pan. Press the cookies into shape and wet the tops with a little sugar dissolved in water. Bake in very quick oven. Little brother said the other day that my daughter, Pearl, is so slow in dressing that her fiance's auto goes out of style while he's waiting or her. Richards. Charles-. C. Tester for a county jailer to take the illit-, eracy of the prisoners placed in his custody to heart to the extent that he provides a school ,f of them where rulimentary education is given. The superintendent of -public schools was much -surprised recently when he re ceived a letter from Charles C. Fos ter, Louisville jailer, asking that chairs and desks be provided for a room set apart at the bastile for school purposes. Whereupon the board pf education was informed of the proposal and readily gave its con sent to the innovation. Volunteer teachers from the public schools now may be found daily at the jail assist ing inmates who possess education to impart learning to men and wom en who have fallen by the wayside. o o Pope, the poet, was 4 feet 6 inches high and unable to dress or-undres3 himself -li , ejl.J" ,jSfc , V" 'T- f JfT, WT . WW .