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Japan's New Rattleshlps.
The details of the two battleships
to be built at Yokosuka and Kure for
the Japanese navy are reported to
be: 20,800 tons, twenty knots, 20,000
horse-power, ten twelve-inch
guns, twenty-four fifteen cm. quickfirers,
twelve pounders and 4 7ram.
guns, eight torpedo tubes, four in
water and fnnr ahnvp The rnst of
the vessels is estimated at over ten
million yen ($1,020,000) each. The
construction of these battleships will
probably be started early next year.
?Engineer.
TIED TO A CHAIR.
Unable to Move About On Account of
Kidney Troubles.
Mrs. Anna Beebe, River and Monroe
streets, Anoka, Minn., says: "I
J. had to sit in a chair
day after day unable
to move about on ac4
Is. count of rheumatic
' yj pains in my back,
jy hips and legs. 1 was
/y short of breath and
my heart would flutWfl
ter after the least
jv exertion. I had dizzy
*"// spells and bearing
* down pains and the kidney secretions
were much disordered. I thought I
would not live long, but since using
Doan's Kidnev Pills I am a different
woman, can do my own work and
have no more fear of those troubles."
Sold by all dealers. 50 cents a box.
Foster-Milburn Co., Buffalo, N. Y.
L_
Pemvian Coal.
The output of coal In Peru in 1906
was 79,900 tons, as against 75,300
tons in the previous year. The output
of oil increased from 50,000 tons
to 71,000 tons. The greater bulk of
' the coal was raised in the Cerro de
Pasco district. The copper output
showed an increase over the previous
year, and amounted to 13,500 tons,
this figure including ingots, mattes
and mineral.?Engineer.
The Domestic Hen a Wonder.
Scratching a living here and theie,
killing thousands of bugs and worms,
which would cause much loss of crops
If allowed to live, the ordinary barnyard
hen is a ^vonderful combination
of productive forces. In five years'
uHll lav pjrp-a PAfh POT1- I
UUiC .JUV " ?V?J t V V VOD"!
taining 650 grains of water, 125 of
fat, 108 of lime, 80 of albumen, 26
of sugar and 10 of ash?the most
condensed and strengthening form of
food offered to man. Every person
having a little plot of ground is able
to keep fnVi half a dozen to many
dozen of these wonders and so add to
the family income. To do this to the
greatest advantage, one must know '
how to care for his fowls?to guard
against, detect and cure disease;
which fowls to save for breeding purposes,
etc. The simplest and most
satisfactory way of securing this
knowledge is to buy It from some
person who has made a success of
fowl raising as a business. Such a
book, giving the experience of twenty-five
years, is obtainable for 25 i
cents in stamps from the Book Pub- j
lishing House, 134 Leonard St., New
York City. It is an invaluable work.
The life of one chicken saved would
pay for the book several times over.
The Short-Lived Dog.
Surely it is by an unfortunate dispensation
of nature that the dog,
beyond all question the ehief friend
of man among the other animals,
should have a normal length of life
which is no more, on a fair computation,
than one-seventh of his own.
There is no other figure which expresses
the relative ages of man and
his dog so well. The puppy of one
year is about at the same canine age
as the child of seven. At two years
he is probably a little more advanced
than a fourteen-year-old boy, but the
canine age of three is very nearly
equivalent to the human twenty-one.
And so it continues through all the
years of canine and of human prime
respectively, the ratio fairly well
preserved. It has to be admitted
that the old age of the dog, thus
computed, outlasts the old age of the
man. One hears stories which seem
to be fairly authentic of dogs living
up to eighteen, and if we do hear
stories of human beings living similarly
up to 12 6, at least we do not
believe them. But such an age for
a doe is auite the extreme limit. The
dog of ten years approaches the
equivalent of the three score and ten
which had been named as the fair
end of the human creature's tether,
and on the whole the multiplication
of canine years by seven all through
the stages of life gives the corresponding
age of man better than any
other figure given it.?Westminster
Gazette.
Old Frcnch Dial Ring.
"A dial ring," said the cucio dealer.
"A French dial ring of the eighteenth
century. You can tell the
time with it."
The ring, of gold, was beautifully
chased, and where the stone sparkles
usually there was set a tiny sundial.
"All you have to do," said the
dealer, "is to stand in the right way,
holding the dial so that the sun
strikes it, and a tiny shadow will tell
you. the hour.
"Such a ring," he continued, "is
more a curio than an accurate timepiece.
It is only good in the locality
it is made for, and even there, unless
it is set toward the right point of the |
compass, it will be several Hours out
of the way." ? Louisville CourierJournal.
PLEASANT SUMMER
Right Food the Cause.
A Wis. woman says:
"I was run down and weak, troubled
with nervousness and headache
for the last six years. The least excitement
would make me nervous and
cause severe headache.
"This summer I have been eating
Grape-Nuts regularly and feel better
than for the six years past.
"I am not troubled with headache
and nervousness, and weigh more
than I ever have before in my life. I
gained 5 lbs. in oup week."
Name given uy i'ostum uo., -tsaiue
Creek, Mich. Read the book, "The
Road to Wellville," in pkgs.
"There's a Reason."
jPVSsEET^
fel. WffA*
New York City.?Unquestionably
cutaway styles are having extended
vogue, and very welcome the fact is,
for they are jaunty, smart in effect,
and altogether satisfactory. This
coat is one of the simplest and best
and is made with the most becoming
lines possible. It is adapted alike
to the suit and separate coat, and is
eminently to be desired for both. In
this instance it is made of mahogany
Mim
colored brcadcioth with binding of
black silk braid, but, while this binding
is new and chic, stitched edges
are quite correct. The pointed back
is novel and desirable whenever it is
becoming, but the coat can be made
round at that point, and each wearer
should choose the style that suits her
the better. Sleeve length, too, is to
be determined by each wearer, both
full and three-quarter being correct.
All seasonable suitings and cloakIngs
are appropriate.
The coat is made with front,s, sidefronts,
backs, side-backs and underarm
gores, and is finished with regulation
collar and lapels. The sleeves
are made in two pieces each, with
I roll-over cuffs.
The quantity of material required
for the medium size is four and seveneighth
yards twenty-seven, two and
five-eighth yards forty-four or two
! and one-eighth yards fifty-two inches
wide, with five and one-half yards of
braid.
Lace Fichu Kimono.
The lace fichu draped in kimono
fashion will be seen more during the
season, without doubt. It is of generous
length, put on so that it falls
well down over the shoulders and
1 tops of the arms and is held at the
waist line by the girdle under which
it passes. The ends should reach
nearly to the hem of the skirt. It is
one cf the new fancies to dye scarfs
of this order the same shade as the
skirt with which they are to be worn
and wear them over a white lingerie
or lace waist.
Fancy Bcngaline Bags.
A fancy bag of bengaline is ornamented
with forget-me-nots and
leaves in ribbon embroidery.
New Felt Hats.
The simple field blossoms and
; grasses look exquisite in conjunction
with new felt hats of rich butter color.
I
For Monming Wear.
The smooth faced, dull finished ma?
. . - ...
teriais are best lor mourning wear. j
1
Effect in Gowns. I
With the peach colored ribbone i
that are used for sashes and girdles
now a touch of gray of the palest '
shade saves the toilet from a hopeless [
sweet effect that Is the ruin of many J
a pretty frock. A touch of black Is ,
often better than the gray. The palest
shade of gray is employed. i
i
Sulphur Colored Net. J
A rich gown of sulphur colored 1
net is embroidered with long vertical (
sprays of multi-colored /rises. The .
bottom of the skirt has a thick mossy <
pleating, over which fall long points i
edged with tull ruching. A sort of
Greek drapery in a scarf of violet- j
colored tulle gives an air of originality
to the bodice. \
Over Blouse or Jumper. '
Each new variation of the over ,
blouse seems a bit more attractive ,
than the last, and each one is certain j
to find a place in the wardrobe. This :
one is novel in many of Its features 1
and is graceful and becoming, yet j
by no means extreme. The modified
kimono sleeves give breadth, while j
they are shapely and becoming, ana
the tucks are so arranged as to give
the best possible lines to the figure.
As illustrated, the material is pongee
in a very beautiful shade of amethyst,
while the trimming is velvet
and embroidery worked onto the material.
The over blouse, however, is
appropriate for both the separate
waist and for the gown, and for
almost every material used for garments
of the sort. Everything fashionable
is thin and soft and consequently
all can be tucked with success.
Trimming always can be
varied to suit individual taste, and
the necessities of the special occasion.
Velvet is being extensively
used and always is handsome, but
appliques are offered by the score,
and soutache applique is one of the
newest and best liked of all trimmings.
In place of the embroidery
medallions of separate motifs could
be utilized, or the material could be
left plain.
The over blouse is made with
fronts and backs that are tucked
over the shoulders and gathered at
the waist line. It can be closed at
either the front or back.
The quantity of material required
for the medium size Is two and onehalf
yards twenty-one, two and onequarter
yards twenty-seven or one
and one-quarter yards forty-four
inches wide with four and one-quarter
yards of liauding and one-quarter
yard^)f velvet for the belt to trim as
illustrated.
1HE rPULrPl1,
\ BRILLIANT SUNDAY SERMON BY
DR. CHARLES EDWARD LOCKE.
Subject: Crime of Unhappiness.
Brooklyn, N. 7.?Dr. Charles E.
Locke returned to his pulpit in the
Sanson Place Methodist Episcopal
Church Sunday. Dr. Locke's subject
ivas "The Crime of Unhappiness; or,
Where Happiness May be Found."
tfis. text was Isaiah 35:10: "They
SL1U11 UDUcllU JUJT auu giauuess, auu
sorrow and sighing shall flee away."
Dr. Locke said in the course of his
sermon:
Jt is our duty to be happy, it is our
'ight to be happy. The philosopher's
stone, which can transform all the
Jross of life into purest joys, is hope,
The fabled fountain which will injure
eternal youth and beauty is contentment.
True happiness is not only
i duty and a right, but it is a possible
possession; it is the sure prize
af those who seek aright.
The rapt prophet Isaiah boldlj
foretells the time when the people
'shall obtain joy and gladness, and
sorrow and sighing shall flee away,"
and "everlasting joy shall be upon
their heads." The radiant promises
if the Word of God are not to torture
and to tantalize mankind into woes
and slaveries more abject, but are
intended to awaken our lethargic
natures and somnolent consciences
that we may be aroused to claim oui
high and holy and happy estate. Unhappiness
is a crime against God and
our fellows, as well ars against ourselves.
There is an intricate and exquisite
conspiracy in the universe to make
men happy. There are carnivals ol
beauty, panoramas of splendor, oratorios
of music, laughing waters.
lancing 6unbeams, singing birds
chanting seas, delicious fruits and
enchanting flowers. Nature is nol
cruel, health is contagious, there is s
survival of the fittest. "The common
course of things is in favor ol
happiness; happiness is the rule, misery
the exception."
As God made the sun to shine and
the flowers to bloom and the seas
to ebb and flow, bo He made man tc
be happy. "If any man is unhappy,'
said a wise man, "this must be his
own fault, for God made all men tc
be happy." The very law of oui
being is happiness. A crime is ar
offence against the laws of God and
man; unhappiness is such an offence;
hence a crime.
Happiness may be discovered ii
life's activities?in unremitting en
deavor, not in the bluster and hast<
which enervate and defeat, but in th<
constant use of our capacities. Un
rest and atrophy occur when ener
gies are allowed to become stagnant
An aimless life is always an unhappj
life. Leisure and rest have exquisit<
flavor where they are the punctuatior
points of duties faithfully dischargec
and ambitions steadily realized. Ac
tivity defies infirmity, and octogena
rians like John Wesley and Join
Whittier, Gladstone and Pope Lec
XIII hold old age at bay while the]
elaborate the closing achievements o:
eventful careers. The benevolentl]
inclined young lady who cut off th<
tail of the pollywog to hasten th<
stages of its evolution wept in dis
may when she found she had endec
the life of the little dismemberec
creature. It needed the labor of get
ting rid of its tail to develop strengtl
for the responsibilities of its promo
tion. If there are stunted growth!
and undeveloped lives among th<
youth of these prosperous decades
may it not be that our educationa
and domestic methods are affordini
too much assistance, or ease, or lux
ury to these little human pollywogs'
Every faculty of our being is madi
more robust by constant and sensibl*
activity. To be able to bring thing
to pass conduces to true happiness.
What real .ioy is stored away in ;
good book! Study may be found ai
unfailing source of pleasure. Thi
culture of the mind brings forth thi
flower and the fragrance and thi
fruitage of our intellectual natures
Truth invigorates; it makes buoyan
and youthful. Truth is never old
never discordant. Then, too, wha
perennial fountains of sparkling hap
piness are music and art and poetry
And what shall be said about nature
If people would be happy, they mus
get out of doors. God made thi
heavens, but man made the houses
Many houses are devices of Satan t<
shut man away from his God. A3
nature is redolent of divinity. It i
hard for a naturalist to be an un
believer. Some great nature student
have despised creeds, but it was be
cause their great God was too might;
to be bounded and measured by man'
dialectical tape line or foot rule. Le
us get out of doors. God, music
might and men are out of doors, am
if we would be happy we must asso
ciate much with the world outside
for we have a divine commission t(
subdue the earth. The "flower ii
the cranied wall" has yet many beau
tiful lessons to the thoughtful visi
tor. Like the story of Edward Row
land Sill, let us fling open the win
dows of our grim towns and let ii
the "gust of sunshine and the sum
mer scent of rose, and be sure tha
the window sill stands open and shal
never be shut again!"
Exquisite happiness is found ii
life's" true friendships. The widov
of Schumann says that whenever sh<
was to play in public any of her hus
band's music, she would read ove
and over again the dear love letter:
he had written her during his life
All true love is divine, and what wi
call human love i9 really divine love
and is one of our earthly facultie
which is the sure prophecy of th<
estate of infinity to which we ar<
going, as it is the token of the in
finite heart from which we hav<
sprung. No man can be truly happ:
who does not love or is not trul:
loved. The greatest of these i9 love
Happiness is always found in ser
vice. He who would be "happy'
nmnnn. 1T/\11 na uroll ?JO "ho to h n wnnlr
be chief among you, must be the ser
vant of all." When the old Frencl
nobility chose as their motto, "No
blesse Oblige," they simply accentu
ated one of the finest principles o
the social organism, that "rank oi
privilege is obligation." Autocracies
feudal systems, wars and all selfisl
ambitions must gradually go dowi
before such a sceptre. He who is no
capable of serving is not capable o:
joy. Any man who wears u>du hi!
helmet "Ich Dien" will soon have i
crown and a kingdom.
Since all clouds have a silver lin
Ing and every dark shadow a brigh
side, for there would be no shadowt
if there were no sun, if any one woulc
be happy, he must look for the brigh'
side. It may be his duty, unlike th<
eun dial, to mark other than th(
bright hours, but he will not be wis<
unless he adopts the motto of a ven
* ?1- ;~T PA/
erauie jangusn uisuui;, vc Uui
and be cheerful." It is hard to per
euade some people to be Christians
when it is seen that occasionally the
most unhappy and most disagreeable
People pose io a .community as Chris
tians. One of the first things true
religion does for people is to make it
possible for people to live with them.
It may be probable that fault-finding
and complaining people will escape
u..i n. tliot thnsfl
purgaiui j?, um n 10 m MIU
who have to live with them do not.
I am sure God has a special crown
of heauty in heaven for those people
who are compelled to live on earth
with disagreeable people.
In possessing Christ as our life
i and our truth and our way, we have
I a specific for the world's unrest and
: care and a sure prescription for happiness.
He was a wise and skillful
doctor who, when one of his patients
described to him her symptoms,
wrote this prescription for her: "Go
' home and read your Bible for an hour
i every day." I notice that somebody
is proposing that the office of priest
and physician be combined. I should
i have no objection if there could be
i a corresponding doubling of time and
, capacity. There is no doubt that
soul sickness is the cause of much of
. the world's ailment. Christ came to
r heal \he world's woes, and the bur.
dens of humanity contemplate that
i men shall be wise enough to accept
divine help in carrying the loads
> which would not have been laid upon
, the race without a Great Burden
I Bearer. It must be remembered that
' true happiness is a celestial exotic, as
i Sheridan sings:
i True happiness is not the growth of
i earth,
i The soil is fruitless if you seek it
s there;
! 'Tis an exotic of celestial birth,
i And never blossoms but in celestial
air.
Sweet plant of paradise! Its seeds
[ are sown
Tn here and there a breast of heav
enly mold, *
! It rises slow and buds, but ne'er was
s known
To blossom here?the climate is
too cold.
> And however Bobbie Burns may
> have failed to fulfill in his own pa1
thetic career the theology of his
songs, it was not because his lips or
1 his lyre lacked the true gospel of
happy and useful living:
1 It's no in titles nor in rank;
It's no in wealth like London bank,
, To purchase peace and rest.
It's no in making muckle mair, .$>>
It's no in books; it's no in lear,
; To make us truly blest.
If happiness hae not her seat
3 And centre in the breast,
I We may be wise, or rich, or great;
But never can be blest.
1 In the advent the angel said he
brought good tidings of great joy.
David sang long ago, "Happy is that
j people whose god is the Lord!" The
Christian religion has set the world
> to singing. Christianity is truth set
2 to music. Sin and death go out of
* the world when Christ and life come
in. A little boy understood his father
to say that children should be'brought
'r up in the "fear and ammunition" of
j the Lord. There is an old classical
j adage that "Every lover is a sol1
dier." Horace dedicated to his
favorite deity his lyre, his torch and
his bow. So if we would be happy
j we must be useful; knights of the
j Cross, armed with the shield of faith
, and the sword of the Spirit, and girt
f with the truth according to Jesus
J Christ!
I "Lying Spirits."
Some noteworthy admissions were
i made by several speakers at the an1
nual Convention of Spiritualists held
. in London recently. The secretary
1 of the Union, in a speech of medium
ship, warned his hearers that there
s were grave dangers attending the
2 practice. Two city gentlemen who
, also gave their testimony, admitted
1 that a "spirit' had grossly deceived
* them. By several professional Spirit
ualists it is freely admitted that lying
? spirits may deceive even the "elect."
2 The history of Spiritualism leaves no
e doubt that these "lying spirits" have
s been very numerous. Then what can
be the value of communications from
* the other side which are thus imperii
iipd ? "What guarantee has any one j
e that the truth is being told? I
e To certain people there is a great
e fascination in the idea of communii.
eating directly with the "beyond."
t But what information has ever [
, reached us from the other side that is
t really trustworthy, or of any practi
cal use? From an intellectual and
evidential point of view, there is
? nothing less satisfactory than the ret
suits of Spiritualism. On the other
e hand, according to Spiritualists themi.
selves, there are grave dangers at3
tending the medium. j
1 The Bible, in forbidding medium- |
s ship is our friend. God does not wish I
- His children to be at the disposal of 1
8 lying spirits. He has told us all that
- it is necessary to know in this life, I
7 and if men refuse that word, they will
s not be persuaded though one rose
t from the dead.?London Christian.
* A Prayer.
0 my God, Thou wert In my heart,
^ and requiredst nothing but a turning
3 of my mind inward to Thee to make
. me feel Thy presence. O Infinite
. Goodness, Thou wert so near, and I
. ran hither and thither to seek Thee,
. but found Thee not. My life was a
3 burden, though my happiness was
. within me. I was poor in the midst
t of riches, and starving with hunger
] near a table spread with dainties and
near a continual feast.?Mme. Guyon.
3
v The Golden Role.
5 This civilization makes me think
- sometimes that things are tending to*
r ward the practice of the Golden Rule.
9 Yet how far away from it are we.
If among Christ's people, with wealth
s in their hands, this rule was prac>
ticed; if these people would devote
a their inheritance toward the advanceb
ment of the kingdom, as Christ did,
5 how far we would advance along the
" true line.?Rev. A. J. McKelway,
- Presbyterian, Charlotte, N. C.
V _
1
Peace, Quietness, Rest.
If you will be rich, you must be
' content to pay the price of falling
3 into temptation and a snare, and
- many foolish and hurtful lusts; and if
l that price be too high to pay, then
- you must be content with the quiet
- valleys of existence, where alone it
f is well with us, having God for your
r portion; peace, quietness and rest
, with Christ.?F. W. Robertson.
i How to Know Christ.
? This is the way to know Christ?to
1 stand still and look at Him, not to
3 argue about Him. . . . Look at His
1 religion, so human, yet so divine; a
religion for this world, and the other
* world, too; a religion which loves
God by loving man; a religion not of
? dogma, ceremony, anxious fears, but
. of trust, obedience and generous
s love.?James Freeman Clarke.
j Gleams in Life's Patterns.
Little nameless acts of kindness,
I little anent victories over iuvuhlo
- temptations?these are the silent
5 threads of gold which, when woven
i together, gleam out so brightly in the
5 pattern of life that God approves.??
Farrar.
(STOP WOMAN |
AND CONSIDER
First, that almost every operatioi
In our hospitals, performed upoi
women, becomes necessary becans*
of neglect of such symptoms bj
Backache, Irregularities, Displace
ments, Pain in the Side, Dragging
Sensations, Dizziness and Sleepless
ness.
Second, that Lydia E. Pinkham'i
Vegetable Compound, made fron
native roots and herbs, has caret
more cases of female Ills than anj
other one medicine known. It reg
ulates, strengthens and restores \
preparing women for child-birth
of Life.
Third, the great volume of unso
file at the Pinkham Laboratory at I
>i?ln(T nnh'.Ighed bv t
U1U1Q VU WiLUW ^ ^
dence of the value of Lydia E. Pink
Pinkham's advice.
Lydia E. Pinkham's1
i For more than 30 years has beei
Dragging' Sensations, Weak Bad
flammation and Ulceration, and
and expels Tumors at an early sta
Mrs. Pinkham's Standi
Women suffering from any for
write Mrs. PInkham, Lynn, Mass. foi
has been advising sick women fre
years, and before that she assisted
ham in advising. Thus she is esp
women back tonealth. Write tods
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in the past thlrty-flve years. In 1874,
when only oil lights were used, the
highest power was equal to 54,000
candles. In 1882, when the electric
light was introduced, the power rose
to a maximum of 820,000 candles.
Since then frequent improvements
have been made in the electric lights
until, at present, the most powerful
lighthouses project an illumination
nearly equal to 3,000,000 candles.
The Dog in War.
Another field of usefulness has
been found for the dog in war. He
is already employed as a scout. He
is now to serve in the ambulance
corps. Two French army surgeons
have taken up the question with earnestness,
pointing out the limitations
of human agency in collecting the
wounded, of whom, after every engagement,
large numbers go to swell
the dismal list of the "missing." It
is contended that dogs of keen scent
could with proper training render
valuable aid.?New York Tribune.
$100 Reward, $100.
The readers of this paper will bepleased to
learn that there is at least one dreaded disease
that science has been able to cure in all
its stafees.and that is Catarrh. Hall'sCatarrh
Cure is the only positive cure now known to
the medical fraternity. Catarrh being a constitutional
disease, requires a constitutional
treatment. Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken internally,
acting directly upon the blood and mucous
surfaces of the system, thereby destroying
the foundation of the disease, and giving
the patient strength by building up the constitution
and assisting nature in doing its
work. The proprietors have so much faith
in its curative powers that they offer One
Hundred Dollars for any case that it fails to
cure. Send for list of testimonials. Address
F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, 0.
Sold bv all Druggists, 75c.
Take Hall's Family Pills for constipation.
Diabolo Not New.
There is nothing new?not even
Diabolo. A contributor to Notes and
Queries remembers the game being
played in the forties. Its name men
was "Lorio." He describes "Lorio"
as "virtually identical with the now
maddening Diaholo." The construction
was the same, but in that precelluloid
period the double cone was
made of tin.
BABY'S ECZEMA GREW WORSE.
Hospitals and Doctors Could Not Relieve
Disease?Ciiticura Remedies
a Speedy, Permanent Cure.
"Eczema appeared when our baby was
three months old. We applied to several
doctors and hospitals, each of which gave
us something different every time, but nothing
lrcu^l.t relief. .At last, one cf our
frienvi recommended to us Cuticura Soap
and Cuticura Ointment. A few days afterwards
improvement couid be noted. Sincc
then we have used nothing but Cuticura
Soap and Cuticura Ointment, and now the
baby is six months old and is quite cured.
* - l - e /~t._ *;
All that we useu was one case 01 v>uuauu
Soap and two boxes Cuticura Ointment,
costing iu all $1.25. C. P. Kara, 343 East
05th Street. New York, March 30, 19(H)."'
li^gin Now.
He who has no vision of eternity
will never gel a hold of lime.?Thomas
Carlyle. N.Y.?40
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r
vomen's health and is invaluable in
and during- the period of Change
3
licited and grateful testimonials on
jynn, Mass.. many of which are from
tpecial permission, give absolute evihazn's
Vegetable Compound and Mrs.
Vegetable Compound
l curing Female Complaints, such as
c, Falling and Displacements, InOrganic
Diseases, and it dissolves
*e.
ng Invitation to Women
-m of female weakness are invited to
r advice. She is the Mrs. Pinkham who
e of charge for more than twenty
her mother-in-l&rv, Lydia E. Pinkecially
well qualified to guide sick
,y, don't wait until too late. s
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LASTERS TO BLISTER
EXTERNAL COUNTER-IRRITANT, 1 ' J
seline. IIj I $
l CAYENNE I ] | TAKEN
'ill 1 .
riLL THE PAIN J
\ TUBE HANDY
READY CURE FOR PAIN.WRICE 15c.
PURE TIN-AT ALL DRUGGISTS AND
IPT OF 15c. IN POSTAGE STAMPS.
tard or any other plaster and will not
in-allaylng and curative qualities of the
e toothache at once, and relieve Headt
as the best and safest external counternedy
for pains in the chest and stomach
ity complaints. A trial will prove what
be invaluable in the household and for
be without it. Many people say " it is
ccept no preparation of vaseline unless
;e it is not genuine. ^
all our Vaseline booklet describing
ilch will Interest you.
GHI MFG. CO. New York City j
MmLfe.
S3.50 ahooa AWBRS? TflnL
nufacturer.
i^oa paid in the
js are m ade, you
ither make. *
tea cannot bm apua/tad at any prlom.
jglas name and price stamped on bottom. Take "
Douglas shoes. If he cannot supply you, send
i. Catalog free. W. L. Douglas, Brockton, Mam.
Frightened by a Latin Name.
How to warn off trespassers without
spring guns has been discovered
i by a canny peasant in the south of
France. His woods were invaded by
nut pickers. He asked a botanical
friend the Latin name for the hazel
nut, and put up the following notice:
i "Caution?All persons entering this wood
do so at their own risk. The
i Corylus Avellana abounds here, as
i well as other equally venomous
t snakes." Not a trespasser has veni
tured into the wood since.?New
York Tribune. i
, There is now in the New York City sav(
ings banks $963,631,500.
! FITS, St. Vitus' Dance, IV ervous -Diseases per,
manently cured bv Dr. Kline's Great Nerve
Restorer. $2 trial bottle and treatise free,
! Dr.H. R. Inline, Ld.,931 Arch St.,Phila.,Pa.
One hundred and fifty firemen are re
quired on some of the Atlantic liners. . i
, Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup forChildren
teething, softens the gums, reduces intiammation,
allays pain, cures wind colic, 25c a bottle
The French unit of- horse power is <?neseventh
less than the English. ,
Itch cured in 30 minutes by Woolford's
Sanitary Lotion. Never fails. At druggists.
New York City has 105,000 babies under
one year old.
Time,or Money? -;Jjj
Which do you need most?
My work will take most of your
time, and I will pay you $3.00 -?
per day, in cash, if you do
well. Details for a postal.
ATKINSON, 1024 Race ?L, PhiladelpMa.
To convince any
woman that PaxL
b k tine Antiseptic will
improve her heilth
u B and do all we claim
for It. We will
send her absolutely free a large trial
box of Paxtlne with book of Instructions
and genuine testimonials. Send
your name and address on a postal card.
PAXTINEIl
lection a, such as u&sai c&^uiu. putiv
catarrh and Inflammation caused by feminine
ills; sore eyes, sore throat and
mouth, by direct local treatment. Its curative
power over these troubles Is extraordinary
and gives Immediate relief.
Thousands of women are using and recommending
It every day. CO cents at
druggists or by mail. Remember, however.
IT COSTS YOU NOTHING TO TRY IT,
THE R. PAX TON CO,.- Boston,. Mm
TO YOUNG MEN DESIRING
TO LEARN THE MACHINIST'S
OR IRON-MOULDER'S TRADE!
Our apprenticeship system affords good
opportunities for young: men mechanically
j inclined, 16 Co iS years of ape, to thoroughly
I le.vn the above trades. For further inI
formation address Box 29, Providence, B.I.
STATE AGE A.\D NATIONALITY.
nnisoiDom
By I. HAMILTON AYERS A. M.. M. D.
Oils is a most Valuable Book for the Housetiold,
teaching as it does the easlly-dlstlngulshed Symptoms
of different Diseases, the Causes and Means ol
ir?veutlng such Diseases, and the Simplest Ren*
lilies which wlli alleviate or cure. 5BS Page*.
1'roiuHfly li.'UMtrated. 60c, postpaid. Send
postal notes or postage stamps. HOOK PLM.
HOI.'SE, 134 Leonard Mew York.
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