Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1949 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, Urbana, IL
Newspaper Page Text
AIN'T NATURE WONDERFUL
We don't know who Invented the
halF cut. Maybe it wasn't invented,
maybe it just happened.
It's a funny thing, though, this
stunt of getting the lilacs trimmed.
- Some fellas hate to do it worse than
hanging up their clothes at home or
cleaning a safety razor after shav
ing. While others spend half their
lives letting the barber survey their
Women think it great to have hair
piled on their heads like a wagon
load of hay and spend lots of hubby's
good money for tonics to coax the
hair out some more yet, that he
mjght tnake better use of shaking
for cigars or kelly pool, while the
darned stuff grows on men's heads
like a thirst after closing hours.
It makea a fella look seedy and
hungry when the fuzz crops out and
sprawls down in front of the ears
like seaweed and curls up in back
like a duck's tail. He has to get it
mowed by the hair chauffeur so as
to look respectable. .
Here's how we dope it all out. At
the time the world was manufactur
ed, things got kind of rushed and
when it came to us it was overtime
work and in the hurry to fulfill the
contract the she growing hair was
put on the he dome and the he-hair
Law Professor State briefly-two
grounds for divorce. 4
Student Jitney income and lim
ousine wife. Judge.
Mrs. Autown wanted new shoes,
so she went intova shop, where an
obliging asisstant brought out a se
lection for her to try on.
."That's srange, madam," said he,
after many vain attempts to fit her.
"One of your feet is larger than the
Bristling wiUi rage, the lady left
that shop and sought another. Her
again the assistant failed to find a
pair that would do.
"How curious, madam," he said,
"one of your feet is smaller than the
And with a beaming smile Mrs. Au
town bought two pairs.
CHESTNUT CHARLIE (
IS tfY sow'..'
CK6W. kTCW fri
DO SOU KNOW ViUEKf
Ak BABY VS MOT,
A BABY :