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12 THE WASHINGTON TIMES SUNDAY SEPTEMBER l 11 1904 1904THE 1904THE
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BILLY BILL 1BILL 1 Y IS FEELING HAPPY HAPPYTHIS HAPPYTHI
THIS THI WILL TELL YOU YOUWHY YOUWHYDear WHY WHYDear WHYDear
Dear Girls and Boys BoysThese BoysThese BoysThese
These last few days have been so beautiful bright and fair that thatit thatit thatit
it seems s ms as if the whole world must be happy At least I am about aboutthe aboutthe boul boulthe
the happiest young person about these parts and I wonder why It
may be that something good fcas fcascome ns nscJme
come to me it may be that I havefound have havefound haveflund
found so many new friends among amongthe amongthe amongot
the little folks of Washington Washington9 Washingt ot > that thatI
I just cant help feeling good Any Anyway Anyway Anyway ¬
way girls and boys I hope you you y u are areall areall areall
all in as bright spirits as I am today todayYou todayYou todayYou
You will see that I have some somenew somenew somenew
new puzzles for you this week But Butbefore Butbefore Butbefore
before I go on about them Evange Evangeline Evangeline Evangeline
line says to tell you that the damage damageto
to her garden has all been fixed and andFuzzy and andFuzzy LlIJdFuzzy
Fuzzy and Francois have helped her herbuild her11UiId herbuild
build a wire fence around it to keep keepMike keepMike keepMike
Mike out
Mikes a funny little old tiger tigerSometimes tigerSometimes I ISometimes n
Sometimes he gets the craziest notions into his head and anybody to towatch towatch towatch
watch him would think he had gone plum crazy He sits down and nndlaughs andlaughs andlaughs
laughs to himself for the longest kind of a time and wont let anybody anybodyinto anybodyinto anybodyinto
into the joke jok but it always turns out that he is thinking up some way toget to toget toget
get ahead of Billys little club friends You know I wouldnt honestlyprint honestly honestlyprint honestlyprint
print his old pictures only I am always sure that you can make them themout themout themout
out and then we all have the laugh on him for it is sometimes days daysbefore daysbefore daysbefore
before he will get into a good humor after he has found out that you youhave youhave youhave
have guessed the puzzles puzzlesI
I never knew that little beast to work so hard as he has this past pastweek pastweek pastweek
week Dont know where on earth he ever got the idea but he drew drewa
a lot of pictures the other day and put something wrong in every everyone everyoneof one oneof oneof
of them He came prancing up up u to me with the lot of them after he had hadfinished hadfinis1red hadfinish
finished finish d handed them over with a pert demand for them to be put in inout inthepaper inthe
thepaper the paper and then actually danced ofT in his glee gleerat rat at having thou thought thoughtout ht htout
out a new way to catch you all alt Hes out in the back back yard now with withthat withthat withthat
that firemans hat of his perched on his head and chasing the chickens chickensaround chickensaround chickensaround
around with the hose making out that theyre a house on fire fireI
1 want all the little folks to know how well the club is getting gettingalong gettingalong gettingalong
along I have received so many nice letters from members and an wish wishI
I could print all of them today but there isnt room Then too the theanswers th thanswers theanswers
answers to the rebus and prize drawings are improving each week and andI
I have come to the conclusion that I have in my club the cleverest and andmost andmost andmost
most talented little membership a club ever knew Not only do the themembers themembers themembers
members write and draw well but they have a great many original originalwavs originalways originalways
wavs ways of sending in their answers and that pleases me very much Keep Keepit Keepit
it UD little folks and each one must try week after week w k to get a aprize aprize aprize I
prize I do not want anyone to feel discouraged ana I am sure thai thaieveryone thaleveryone thateveryone
everyone will be interested enough in in the club to be b glad to hear of ofother ofother ofother
other little friends ff nds receiving prizes even if he or she fails failsThis failsThis failsThis
This week I will give another new one dollar bill for the correct correctand correctand correctand
and most original ori original nal answer to the rebus pictures and in addition to that thatEvangeline thatEvangeline thatEvangeline
Evangeline will will buy a second and third thIrd prize As long as Mike has hasbeen hasheen hasbeen
been so 0 frisky with those drawings of his and put some mistakes in to tofool tofool tofool
fool you OU I will give a dollar bill for the correct and most original originalan5wer originala originalanswer
answer a ver to the puzzle Then too there is a shadow puzzle in today and andthere anciitere andThere
there will be a prize p ze for the neatest and most original answer to that thatGoodby thatGoodby thatGoodby
Goodby to you my little friends for a week and let me tell you youhow youhow youhow
how glad 1 am that the club is growing so fast in membership I hope hopeyou hopeyou hopeyou
you will induce some more of your young friends to join and so get getacquainted getacqualn getacquainted
acquainted acqualn with
Your merry comrade
BILLY BOUNCE
PRIZE ANNOUNCEMENTS ANNOUNCEMENTSPriie
Priie for the best and most original originaldrawing originaldrawing originaldrawing
drawing is awarded to IrwIn Burnes Burneston Burneston Burneston
ton ICia iei C Street southwest southwestFirst southwestFirat southwestFirst
First prize for the correct and most mostoriginal mostorIginal mostoriginal
original answer to rebus pictures plctur s Is Isawarded Isawarded isawarded
awarded to Cart Judd Takoma Park ParkD ParkD ParkD
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Second prise Garner A Green GreenThird GreenThird GreenThird
Third prizo Kenrick Kelly
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WHY HE COULDNT TELL TELLritt TELtAlighting TELLAlfghting
Alighting from a a train I inquired of ofa orR ofa
a R little boy Can you tell me where wherethe wherethe wherethe
the Rev Mr Blank lives livesHe livesHe livesHe
He said Do you ou know where the theBaptist theBaptist theBaptist
Baptist Church is isI is1 is1I isI
I said No sir sirthis I a an ritt n a UiUiyiBlU UiUiyiBlUAlighting stranger in inthis inthis
this town townHe townHe townHe
He Inquired Do you know where the theMethodist theMethodist theMethodist
Methodist Church is isI i iI IsI
I ropllofl I do not I dont know knowwhore knowwhere knowwhere
where anything is isHe 18He IsHe
He looked at me regretfully and said saidWen saidWeU saidwell
Wen if you dont know nothin 1 1cant 1cant Icant
cant tell you nothin
LETTERS FROM LITTLE CLUB MEMBERS
My Dear BIMy BtKyI I was very glad to tosee tosee tosee
see ray m drawing in The Times Tlm Sundayand Sunday Sundayand Sunday8nd
and I thank you very much for think thlnkng thinkng thinkrig
ng mine wa was the best I am sorry Mike Mikeis MikeIs Mikeis
is in such a bad d temper and d I hope hopeKvRjigallne hopeEangeJlne hopeFvangeilne
KvRjigallne will get her flowers iixed ftxeda iixedall iixedall
all a II right rl ht again a aJn 1 remain your faithful faithfulfriend talthrltli falthfulfriend
tli friend and d reader realerADELAIDE readerADELAIDE readerADELAIDE
ADELAIDE WILSON WILSONTafconm WILSOKTakoma WILSONTahome
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Dear Billy BIJIe Ive got Mike lIke this timeand time timeand timeI
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I and have guessed all the pictures pI turca even evenIf cenhe evenIf
If he did have to turn over hU hi sisters sistersflower slstersflower sister sisterflower
flower beds to find them I do not care oareabout careI careabout
about Mikes talk He is in a had tem temper temr temper ¬
I per r Just tell the cook to tc make him a apie aI apie
pie to quiet him Your new acquaint acquaintance n acquaintanee < qualnt qualntance ¬
I ance SAMUEL MELICK MELICKBiIB ELICK ELICKSeventh
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WHO CAN CA TELL WHERE THE MISTAKES ARE
How many girls and boys can find out the mistakes the artist has purposely made in each one o of these pic pictures pictures plctures ¬
tures There Is Just one mistake in each of the pictures or six mistakes in all allFor allFor allFor
For the correct answer always remembering that originality helps the cause Billy will give two prizes prizessented prizesThe prizesThe
The first will be a new one dollar bill and the second win be a prize package which little EvangeUne bas consented con consented
sented to buy for the lucky little member
LATEST GAME FOR THE LAWN
Last Last summer some one in France origi originated originated originated ¬
nated a new game to be played on an anopen anopen anopen
open lawn and now this year it is all allthe aUthe allthe
the rage It can be played by persons personsof personsof personsof
of all ages and who knows but what whatit whatit whatit
it may become as popular here in Amer America America America ¬
ica as 1i5 it Is in France The rule rules are aresimple aresimple aresimple
simple and can be followed very easily easilyA easilyA easilyA
A large grass plot IK 1 preferable preCerableo to tp any anything aJl aJlthing anthing ¬
thing else and it should be not n t less lessthan 1 Iessthan Hs Hsthan
than fifty yards square though th ucJt a small smaller smaller smaller ¬
er tract may be used Over the course courseat courseat courseat
at irregular intervals should > > be placed
several empty bottles after which prepe preperatlons preparations preperatlone
rations for the race may b be made At Atboth Atboth Atboth
both ends of the field are stake driven driveninto drivenInto driveninto
into the ground The object Is to see seohow seehow seehow
how few bottles can be knocked over overby overb overby
b by the various blindfolded teams as asthey asthey asthey
they pass from stake to stake After Afterbeing Afterbeing Afterbeing
being blindfolded two t o people lock arms armsand armsand armsand
and start forth on their journey They Theyare Theyare Theyare
are driven drlE > n by another person who 6 6not 18not Isnot
not Mindfolded but be is not allowed allowedto allow allowto d dto
to guide them he merely holds the reins reinslightly reinsliehtly I IIhrhtly
lightly Of course there can be a great greatdeal greatdeal i ideal
deal of fun not only for the spectators spectatorsbut spectatorsbut
but for those who take part I
A GLIMPSE GLIMP E OF THE WORLDS WORLPSFAIR WORLPSFAIRDrawn FAIRDrawn FAIR FAIRDrawn
Drawn by IRWIN BURNESTON aged nine nne years
An original conception of the Transportation Building at the St Louis Exposition which was submitted submittedby submIttedbj submittedby
by a little club member and which received last weeks drawing prize
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Unique Guessing Contest ContestA
A unique feather guessing contest was wasrecently w wasrecently s srecently
recently conducted conduct d by a company manu manufacturing manufacturing manufacturing ¬
facturing feed for poultry Five hundred hundreddollars hundreddoUar hundreddollars
dollars In prizes was offered for the best bestgueaees bestgUCMS bestguesses
guesses as to the number of feathers on ona onhen ona
a hen The first prize was as 100 100Thousands 100Thou 100Thousands
Thousands Thou amls of guesses UeBses were received in Ineluding ineluding 1 1eluding
eluding some amusing ones One per person person i ison
son who was probably looking for some somecatch somecatch somecatch
catch scheme estimated none at alL a1LMany alLMany allMan
Many Man estimates in the hundreds of thou thousands thou8knds thousands ¬
sands were ete received several s wer l in the Tnll Tnlllons mllJons m11Ions
Ions the highest estimate being 600hAOeir 600 600AMM7 600Ateeli
AMM7 The correct number was found foundto foundto foundto
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Story For the Littlest Li ± lest Ones OnesTabby I ITabby ITabby
Tabby had five kittens ki tens One Oneshe Onesheloved she sheloved sheloved
loved better than all the others This Thisone Thisone Thisone
one we called White Spot Auntiedid Auntie Auntiedid A untie untiedid
did not know this and gave White WhiteSpot WhiteSpot WhiteSpot
Spot to a friend Tabby went to every everyhouse everyhouse everyhouse
house hunting for her pet child At last lastshe lastshe lastshe
she found her and after loving and feeding feedingher feedingher feedingher
her went back home Next day Tabby Tabbycame Tabbycame Tabbycame
came again bringing one of her other kit kittens kittens kittens ¬
tens in her mouth This one she laid laiddown laiddown laiddown
down in place of her pet who was soon soonbeing soonbeing soonbeing
being carried home by its devoted devotedmother devotednlother devotedmother
mother We watched Tabby closely closelybut closelybut closelybut
but she never went back once to visit visitthe visitthe
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the little one she left in place of ° White WhiteSpot7 WhiteSpot WhiteSpot
Spot7 Spot S who is now noY as large as her hermother hermother hermother
mother and they are devoted friends friendsWe friendsWe friendsWe
We love White Spot now almost as asmuch asmuch asmuch
much as we we do her mother motherPUT motherPUT motherPUT
PUT THIS ANIMAL TOGETHER TOGETHERBy TOGETI TOGEThERtv ERo
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By y correctly joining the above parts a favorite animal of the woods woodswill woodswill woodswill
will appear appearA appearA appearA
A prize will be given to the boy or girl who sends in the neatest neatestanswer neatestanswer neatestanswer
answer to the cutout and the one which Is presented with the most mostoriginality mostorJginal1ty mostoriginality
originality
Billy Bounce Club Coupon CouponSeptember CouponSeptember CouponSeptember
September 11 1904 1904Two 1904Two 1904Two
Two of these thes Coupons cut from The Sunday Times of different differentdates differentdates differentdates
dates will entitle the boy or girl whose name is signed thereto to a aBilly aBilly aBilly
Billy Bounce Button and membership in the Billy Bounce Boun e Club ClubName Club ClublVame ClubName
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For the thecorrect correct and most original answers to the above rebus pictures Billy has several prizes in store for little club members The pictures represent representwellknown representwenknown representwellknown
wellknown diseases and if the club members will or only try to remember all the things they have heard folks complain of it will be easy to solve the pictures picturesBilly picturesBilly picturesBilly
Billy offers a new one dollar bill as the first prize and nd the second and third prizes will be selected by little Evangeline who has h as heretofore pleased so somany somany somany
many d club members by her happy successful choice of prizes prizesAnswers prizesd prizesAnswers prizesAnswers
Answers to last weeks rebus rebuspi1t pictures S 1 IHeartsease Heartsease o 2Harebells 2 2Harebel1s Harebells 3 3Heliotropc Heliotrope 4pond 4 4Pond Pond lily 5 5Geranium Geranium 6 6Clover Clover 7 7Dog Dog tooth tQoUi violet 8 8Buttercup Buttercup 9 9Dandelion Dandelion DanQe1ion 10 1 10Snowballs Snowballs Qowballs11 iiCowslip 11 Cowslip 12 12Tulips Tulips Tu1i t3Lady 13 Lady slipper 4Peony 34PeonyI 1 4Peonyo 4 Peony
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