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that all along l?aula had known of
the lover in suspense, and pointed out
that in an earnest but non-committal
way she had been quietly assist
ing Walter "to make a home." And
love showed in her bright eyes, and
Gideon Lane knew"that Walter
Brooks would be, as he deserved to
be, a happy man.
And then, almost boylike in the
glee of a vast surprise, he let the
women into "his scheme," and sent
a messenger for Walter, and met him
at the porch steps.
"Brooks," he observed, grasping
his hand, "the two years' term is up.
You can speak to Paula now. First,
though, go round to the side porch.
I'm going to give you my best olean
der. It's a1! covered up with paper
and ready to move."
Walter walked round to the desert
ed porch. There, sure enough, show
ed the great tub and the outlines of
the flowering tree. He pushed apart
one of the obscuring sheets to view
the radiant blossoms and the rarest
one of all met his eyes!
It was Paula, blushing, smiling,
holding up the tree, and she said
"This is papa's present "
"And Paula goes with it!" shouted
old Gideon, poking his head around
the edge of thfi porch, and then mak
ing himself invisible as those two
glad faces came nearer and nearer
and nearer together.
DOES SPEEDING IN RACING AUTOS GIVE PET
DOGS HEART TROUBLE?
The newest disease is "auto heart" and the first victims, it has been
found, are the pet dogs that ride daily with famous racers during their
parctice trials. "Silent Six," the pet bull owned by Mrs. Dario Resta, wife
of the famous auto racer, is one of the first reported to be suffering from
new malady. "Silent Six" is here shown in a racing car with Mrs. Resta.
Winter Sports The boys who I and then work until their fingers are
Jiaul the girls to the lake on a sled I blue fastening on their skater