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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, August 02, 1916, LAST EDITION, Image 20

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sinister way and said they should get
along very -well together."
Durand was in destpair. He could
hardly pose as a champion in the
present case. That night, however,
the problem was solved. There came
a wire from the city bank. It in
formed Durand that they had run
down the person who had cashed the
forged check. He was a city gambler
who had accepted it in good faith
from Joyce.
With a lawyer Durand went to see
Joyce the next day. He gave him his
choice between a prompt disappear
ance from town or prosecution for
forgery. He imparted some other
reasons why it would be impossible
for Joyce to remain among them, in
asmuch as his mother was one of the
largest stockholders in the company
and his own term of service had been
undertaken simply to familiarize
himself with the business prepara
tory to coming in as an official.
Joyce vanished. Maude came to
know all of the details of the occa
sion of Durand's breaking that en
gagement with her. The "good fel
low" found his way back to the par
adise of Maude Bruce's love.
(Copyright, 1916, W. G. Chapman)
Afternoon hat of black velvet. It is trimmed with ostrich rosettes In
a variety of colorings which increase the appeal of the new model. Tha
hat meets the fall requirements for large size and will prove a favorite for
afternoon wear.

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