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VOL.1,
AKDMOKE, I. T., THURSDAY, eiER 26, 1893.
NUMBER 1
ARDMORE
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NOSHI AND THE CLORr'.
It was the r ." : iluwn
la liint::"u! Jaji.in 7
Whuo through in-. n:u-i'ru :ird'n wiy
CaiiiH litilt: N(ii Naii
Hr strap!-! ::l l u -queivd wooden sUos
Aciii'l;:i!; a r.ui
She stopped bMl th mossy veil,
B-nue.tlh n tiiun.! pin.
And wutiM liavu iruwn. but thai she spie l.
A morum-iilory vim
Which in the niht ihf. pail had wreathed.
In exquisite design
The d linty ihieC &;ni!vd up at her.
With o:vit ee of blue.
Uncertain, htt!; .N'oshi stood
Debating what to do
Then udd'n rais.-d hr empty pail
Al to a ut-U'hhur riew.
"Gift-water. fri:nd, 1 rrave." he said:
"i-urin th ni - f 1 1 a vm
Ilasscied my ouckt-t and o fair
its traj.'iie arms entwintv
I could not rud -fy tear tlintn off -
PiMf let i:;" tii! wh thin.-'
Mary M. scott. in t. Nicholas.
The !: ! inderrll.'i.
The true Cinderella lived a great
many years ago. Ions' before the little
cinder-girl who had tin wicked sis
ters, and wIiom' adventures pleased
you so mueh in the story-book. Thou
sands of years ago the little dark
skinned boys and girls of Egypt lis
tened to the real story from their
mother's or their nurse's lips with the
same interest and delight with which
you read the adventures of the young
girl whose fairy cod-mot her dressed
her outso Won len'uily in silk and gold
anil jave -her the tiny giass slippers
that have been so famous ever since.
Hut there were no cruel sisters in
the first story; no niiee were changed
by mayie into fray steeds, and no
pumpkins became stately chariots.
The good old godmother was left out,
too, for an eagle did all the managing
and carried the beautiful slipper over
the silver sands and the gray
old pyramids to the fascinated
prinVe, who afterwards wooed and
won its mistress. The storv has come
down to us accompanied bv a sort of
mouldering and exquisite perfume
from ancient papyrus archives, which
modern science litis learned to trans
late from Egyptian hieroglyphics.
In the first place her name was not
Cinderella at all, but Nefertsu. which
is quite as pretty, I think. Hie war, a
beautiful Persian princess, who had
been taken captive bv an Egyptian
general and brought with the rest of
his spoils to his home on the banks of
the Nile. Persia wa- called in those
lays the land of ilowers and glass slip
pers, for nowhere else were there so
many roses, and nowhere else did
they manufacture glass slippers. Ne
fertsu, though a slave, wore on her
feet a pair of those wonderful crystal
sandaN. Most wonderful 1 ail. they
were so small ;!::it nobody but Nc
fertsu could wear them.
One day Nefertsu went with lier
mistress to in the cool tanic in
the garden. She left her glass slip
tiers on the bank and walked .down
among the callas ai'd lotus blossom-,
with her pearly feet shining like ala
baster in the water. Wnile they
Sported in the current they saw an
eagle swoop dov r; upon the shore and
beiirittny s-omething bright it. its
talons.
"It is my s'ipper," said Nefertsu
sorrowfully. "The eagle has carrieil
it away."
"Never mi.: I," -.aid her mistress,
"it may brimr you good luck. An
eagle, you know, is a symbol of sov
ereignty. "
"1 am glad of that,
fertsu, and she ciieekJ
hobbled home as best
one foot slipper less.
Now at Memphis
" answered Ne
il her tears and
she might with
reigned King
Ramesis in great glory, lie was a
young man and ha 1 just come to the
throne. He was brave and handsome,
too, but he was not married.
"Women are ail ninnies," he said to
his councilors. ' It is better to reign
alone than .reign with one you do not
love. "
The king sat oik evening in the
cool portico of his palace overlooking
the Nile. The last rays of the sun
light quivered on the sands of the
Lybian desert. Delicious breezes rose
from the river scented with the odor
of callas, palm groves and orange
flowers. The sweet voices of beauti
ful slaves hummed a gay tune, but
Barneses was very sad and thoughtful.
Suddenly the shadow of a huge bird
passed over the palace court
What is it?" asked the king of his
servants.
'An eagle, my lord,
for you. lie brings a
There is luck
message from
Osiris."
The royal bird flew nearer and
nearer. At last he swooped down and
dropped upon the bulruhses at the
foot of the por livrv steps the tiny
glass slipper tua l Nefertsu had worn.
'Tisa wondrous foot which this
will fit," said Barneses, picking np the
glittering thing. None of the ladies
of Egypt can have a foot so small."
'Nay, your majesty," answered his
'Wise old councilor, "the shoe is not
of Egyptian make, but surely the
owner cannot be far off."
I will make the maiden my queen
you can find her," declared Kaineaes,
"but oe tare she is not in the land of
the Seven Rivers."
"We will find her, never fear," said
the wise men, and they at once . dis
patched royal couriers with orders to
search every house till they could find
the maiden to whom the slipper be
longed and whose foot it should fit
The messengers went over all the
land of Egypt and at last came to the
palace where Nefertsu lived as a slave.
Now Nefertsu's mistress had a daugh-
i ter who, when she heard of the king s
proclamation, determined that she
would be queen. So when the mes
sengers arrived at the palace she ap
peared before them, very meek, and
delicate, and said:
"Ah, you have brought back my
slippen It is very kind of you. I
valued die pair very highly."
And .she showed them the mate to
it, which she had taken from Nefertsu.
I!ut the messenger hd two or three
id as of his own, so he answered:
"If thcslii per belongs to you, surely
it will fit your foot."
The young lady then could do no
better "than to attempt to put it on,
buUher great toe was too large, and
pull and push as she might it would
not go on.
"Thou hast a young and handsome
slave perhaps the shoe will fit her,"
said the messenger looking at Nefertsu.
And in snite of all she could sav be
fcnelt down and slipped on the dainty
j slip-cr, which fitted her exactly.
"We salute you as the bride of our
king,"rthe messengers exclaimed; and
they mounted her in a go den chariot
j and carried her to Barneses. Beauti-
fui and dainty asa w hite Iny sue stood
Wfrvre the king, with her pearly feet
clad in the wonderful glass slippers.
When Kameses saw her he said:
"She is as beautiful as the golden
goddess Isis, whose statue is in the
great temple."
And he wooed her even asThothmes
the grandfather wooed the dark-eyed
Nitaker of Thebes. What better could
Nefertsu do?' She married iiim, and
there was a great wedding. There
were processions to the temples and
costly sacrifices made to the gods.
As the bridal party went to the
temple the daughter of Nefertsu's
mistress went out to see the show.
She was sorrv for it ever after, for a
j dove picked out her eyes so that she
was always bind. I.nt JSefertsu
had so much pity for her that she took
her home to the royal palace and made
her chief lady of honor, though all
she could do was to sit and with an
ostrich fan keep the Hies from the
queen's face. Philadelphia Times.
A Wonderful Time-Keeping; Automaton.
One of the most wonderful time
keepers known to the horoiogists was
made in London about 100 years ago
and sent by the president of the East
India company as a gift to the emperor
of China. The case was made in the
form of a chariot, in which was seated
the figure of a woman. This figee
ws of prre ivory am. gold,
and sat with her right hazid
resting upon a tiny clock fastened to
the side of the vehicle. A part of the
wheels which kept track of the flight
of time were hidden in the body of a
tiny bird, which had seemingly just
alighted upon the lady's finger. Above
was a canopy so arranged as to con
ceal a silver bell. This bell was fitted
with a miniature hammer of the same
metal, and, although it appeared to
have no connection with the clock,
regularly struck the hours, and con id
be made to repeat by touching a dia
mond button on the lady's bodice. In
the chariot at the ivory lady's fet
there was a golden figure of a dog,
and above and in front were two
birds, apparently trying befoPe" The
chariot. This be:itiful ornament
was made aim .nrn-eiy of gold, and
was .'i-abora-tcly -decorated with pre
cious stonesv
II, w the irillik Walks.
The usual pictures of the gorilla do
nor represent him as I have seen him.
He h is not only a croucluffg habit,
but he walks on all four of his legs,
and has the -notion of most quadru
peds. usinhis right arm and left leg
at the same time, and alternates with
the left arm and right leg It is not
exactly a walk or a trot, but a kind
of ambling gait, while the chimpanzee
uses his arms as cutches. but lifts one
foot fr-jm the gr.mnd a little in ad
vance of the other. They do not place
the palin ef tin hand on the ground,
but use fit back of the fingers from
the second joiin. and at times the one
I have described above seemed to
touch only the 'back of the nails, but
this was when she was scarcely mov
ing at, ali. I am now preparing to
photograph some of them, and I think
I can give a more reliable picture of
tuis animal than 1 have ever seen
heretofore. McCl lire's Magazine.
ICesponsible for IIU Mother.
A minister of a prominent New
York church, who was about to leave
home for a few days, was bid ling
good-by to'his family, says the Boston
lludget.
When he came to Hobby he took
the little fellow in his arms and said:
"Well, young man, 1 want you to be a
good boy, and b'e sure to take god
care of mamma."
Bobby promised, and the father de
parted, lca.ing him with a very large
and full appreciation of his new aad
weighty responsibility. When night
came and he was called to say his
prayers, the young' guardian ex
pressed himself as follows:
"O Lord, rlease protect papa, and
brother Dick, and sister Alice, and
aunt Mary, and all the little Jones
bovs, and Pobby. But you needn't
troub.e about mamma, for I'm going
to look after her myself.
!- One Store Victory.
A well-brought-up child was seen
secretly to purloin and pocket an
orange from the laid-out dinner-table,
but was afterwards seen to enter the
empty room and secretly again return
it to the dish and triumphantly ex
claim: "Sold again, Satan!"
SCIENCE OF THE DAY.
A COLLECTION OF NEWS FROM
INDUSTRIAL FIELDS.
Wonder Workers In Steam, Electricity
and Chemistry An Invention for
Farmers Electric Lighter l'rintins
Press Register.
Novel Counting Attachment.
This improved counter, which is
adapted to automaticaUy register each
impression of the press, may be at
tached in such a way as to be easily
thrown into operative position and
easily tilted back out of the way,
operating only when cue press is
actually printing, and not register
ing when the -'throw-off" is used.
The improvement has been pacented.
The counter is of the usual kird, with
registering wheels and knobs for set
ting them, and it is operated by a
lever which hangs down at a slight in
clination to the bottom of the case, the
lever being bent upward and laterally
at one end, aud finally entering a slot
in the case, where its inner end is
pivoted. A front view of the counter
with its attachments is shown in the
figure at the top of the picture, a side
view i-eing shown in the figuie at the
left, and the position of its attach
ment to the press on the right. On
the top or back of the case containing
the counting mechanism is a plate
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PRIJtTTXG PKESS KF.GJtSjput..
with projection. .'Jugs pivoted to the
iryper end of a standard secured to one
side of the frame of the press, the
standard extending upward to a poit
near tke p:ith of the platen, so that
when the case is swung into position
for registering, its lever. A, will ex
tend into the path of a finger or pin
on the platen, B, of the press. If the
counter is not to be used, it may be
readily tipped over to the back side of
the standard, out of the path of the
finger. When the throw-off is used,
the platen does not quite touch the
type, and the finger and lever are so
ad j'nste as not to come into engage
ment nfc-h each other except when an
impression if iici-ially made, or when
the throw of! handle moves at the side
of the plate i the finger may be at
tached to the handle. ' The device is
very simple, compact and inexpensive,
can be readily attached to any job
press and the li'.'ures are always in
plain sight of the pressman, who can
at any time tell at a glance just how
many sheets have been printed
nt-Tapping 5Jjrtiiiie.
A nut-tap, ing machine has been
contrived by a Khode Island invent r
which automatically preseut-i in suc
cession a number ot nuts to the tap,
releases them from the holding jaws
after tapping and pu-hes them op to
the shank of the tap and, when the
desired number of nuts has ' been
tapped, the machine is automatically
stopped. The apparatus is described
as having a longitudinally rotatable
tap and means for driving the same,
the combination with the table, mov
ably supported by a frame in front of
the tap, and having an arm, a spring
secured to the arm and a stud on the
forward end tf the frame. There is a
feed box secured to the central for
ward portion of the taide and a
jaw block is secured in the slot
in tlie tabie below the box, the spring
operated uar carrying fingers sup
ported a slide on the lower surface
of the table; this is operated against
the sprinc pressure by a rod pivoted to
the bar and to a depending arm on the
table, being adapted to be engaged by
a stop and a racktfexured to the under
side of the table. jAi lever is pivoted
b twecn studs bSow the table and
having a semieircnt-jtr- pinion engaging
ith the rack and rod connects the
lower end of the lever 'with that of tfie
pivoted lever. ' .
An Electrical Binding Pout.
An improved binding post for inser
tion in gas fixtures, for making con
n - t'ons between the house wires and
the burning wires is shown in the en
graving. Fig. 1 shows the improve
ment applied to an electrical gas
BINDING POST FOB EI.KCTIUCAX CON
NECTIONS. lighter, Fiss. 2 and 3 being trans
verse sections of double and single
binding posts, the former being used
where the return current is conveyed
by a wire instead of the fixture itself.
The body of the post is of hard rub
ber or other insulating material, bored
axially to receive the wires, the end to
be inserted in the gas fixture having
an external thread, while tEBTfther
end has an internal thread to receiveJ
the contact screw. The latter is
threaded, and upon it is placed a me
tallic nut, between which and the
binding post body the house wire is
clamped, the wire" leading to th elec
tricaf gas lighter being similarly
clamped by the nut of the binding
post adjoining1 the burner. Jn the
side of the post is a binding screw, for
clamping the wire, and the inner end
of the contact screw has an axial bore
in which is received the exposed end
of the wire in the fixed end of the fix
ture. Two such binding posts ara
necessary for completing the circuit
through a eras fixture.
Towing: on the Seine.
An account is given of some interest
ing experiments conducted by the
is'ociete de Touage de la Basse Seine et
de l'Oise upon the Uiver Seine, which
have culminated in the construction
of a towboat of large dimensions,
whose towing apparatus has been pro
vided with a number of magnetized
pulleys. In size the main towing pul
ley is but a little over four feet in di
ameter, it being simply a solenoid
whose soft iron coil is flanged to form
the groove, the bottom of which is a
bronze ring wi h rubber joints to pre
vent the wire coil from getting wet:
the current is generated by a small
dynamo. The whole const' uction is
stated to be simple and of very great
strength, and, besides the advantages
of having a small towing pulley, there
is the much greater one that the
proper amount of adhesion is obtained
with only three-quarters of h turn. A
similar magnetized pulley acts as a
brake on the slack of the chain so that
it can be properly paid out.
An Improved Mall for 1!ilk Cattle.
The stall shewn in the illustration
is designed to enhance the comfort
and conduce to the regular feeding of
the animal. The improvement has
been patented. The stalls are prefer
ably built in pairs and have a traverse
gutter at the rear of the stall flooring.
The feed cribs are of such height as
to readi'y permit the cattle haltered
thereto to feed over their top edges,
and at each wall of a crib are vertical
stanchions, from the b ise of which a
short vertical pprtition wall is ex
tended rearwardly. The crib covers
are hinged on pendent gates, whereby
the cribs are not only closed at their
tops, but the space above each crib is
shut off from the stall. The gates, to
the lower edge of each of which is
hinged a crib cover, are secured upon
9i rotable transverse shaft,. on the
outer end of which is a transverse
handle bar A cord extending upward
from the outer edge of each crib cover
connects with a transverse cord pass
frig over a grooved pulley at the side,
the covers being raised and folded
against the gates by pulling upon the
cord, when both the covers and the
CATTLE STALL
gates may be raised, as indicated in
dotted lines in the outline figure, by
rotating the handle bar, thus afford
ing a clear opening from each stall
into the crib opposite it. A lath
piece is adapted tii be swung across
the path of the handle bar to hold the
gate locked in elevated position. '
Kacli fc'tar a Snn.
Heferrinc to fome of the more val
uable conclusions arrive i at by recent
astr m mical research, an English
writer argues in favor of the theory
that the stars, or many of them, are
very similar to our own sun, tfcis
being clearly shown from three con
siderations. One of these is their great
intrinsic brilliancy compared with
their small apparent diameter, a diam
eter so minute that the highest powers
of the largest telescope fail to show
them as anything but mere points of
light without measurable magnitude;
second, their vast distance from the
earth, a distance so great that the
diameter of the earth's orbit dwindles
almost to a point in comparison this
also accounting satisfactorily for the
first fact: and third, the spectroscope
that unerring instrument of research
in this field snows that the light
emitted by many of them is very simi
lar to that radiated by the sun. Thus,
their chemical and physical constitu
tion appears analagous to that of our
central luminary. Though the spec
tra of the red stars differ much from
the solar spectrum, these objects arc
comparatively rare, forming excep
tions to tlse general rule.
Pressure per Square Foot.
It has been ascertained by Prof.
Kernot of Melbourne university, Aus
ti alia, that the usually assumed weight
of sn to 10J pounds per square foo;,
produced by a decse crowd of persons,
may be lately exceeded. In an actual
trial a class o-f students averaging
i5.s.5 pounds each in. weight were
crowded in a lobby containing 18.21
square feet, making an average floor
load of 134 7 pounds, roomtill being
left to place another man, which woul i
have brought up the loading, to 13.1
pounds. In another case fifty-eight
Irish laborers, averaging 1-15 pounds
each, were placed in an' empty ship
deckjiouse measuring 57 square feet
tlooc area, and the load in this case
was about 14?iounds per square foot;
in another test, with seventy-three
laborers crowded into a hut 9 feet by
8 feet s inches, a load of 142 pounds
was produced, with estimated room
for two or three men additional.
8ultary Science,
Little Nell (to her aoll) Now, here
is some chocolates for you. I'll put
zero, in your lap. But you mustn't eat
m.ny, 'cause they'll make you siclc It
took all the money mamma gave ma
to buy those chocolates, and things
that cost fcich a awful lot is never
goofor childreaa. "
PLAINT OF A PARASOL.
I used to live in a nice lonx box.
In tissue sheets they wound ine:
But now I huni in a wardrobe dark.
And dusty gowns surround me.
My white silk linin-r is soiled and gray
Most sadly necked am I;
My ruflies of chiffon fall in shreds
Oh! a parasol wretched am 1.
Quite often this summer a man carried me;
He kissed me one time too.
Then with my point wrote in the sands;
"My Nearest, I love you:
knd since that day my life has been
A wearisome, enuiuss blank.
Except when she hauls me out and says:
"You helped me capture Frank."
Chicago Record.
Who Make the 1-ashions.
Dismiss from your mind the idea
that artists and painters have any
thing to do with the matter. When a
fashion of a certain period is revived,
as for instance, just now, the "1830,"
rumor always has it that, because the
cciiitumes of that time were quaint or
picturesque, some greatartist prompted
their readoption. He did nothing of
the kind. Great artists are, as a rule,
great enough in common sense to
know that however well old-world
dresses ma3r look in pictures, they are
not, with very rare exceptions, adapt
able to the wear and tear of the every
day life of the present.
Another popular idea is that most
fashions are set by some elegant wo
man of the world, says a writer in the
Western Budget. That also is imag
ining vain things. Very occasionally
it may happen that a leading society
lady, by wearing a certain costume or
part of a costume of her own inven
tion, sets a fashion. But, as a rule,
that busiest of busy women, the ruler
of a large and much-frequented salon,
has neither time nor inclination to
create her costumes. She preferpay
ing others for doing it for her.
Who, then, are "these others?"' The
majority are quiet women, themselves
dressed in the simplest style, on whom
none of their fashionable clientele
ever set eyes, but who, from behind
the scenes, rule the world of fashion
with an iron rod. They are employed
by leading business houses to puzzle
out week after week something new,
startling, effective, by means of which
a society woman may outshine every
body else. These ladies, who are tlie
real fashion-makers, are well paid, but
of honors they have none, and their
names, though they deserve it well,
since for the most part they evolve
fashions entirely out of their inner
consciousness, do not go down to pos
terity. Think of the change one single cen
tr.ry has wrought among the fashion
makers! At the end of the eighteenth
century, and, indeed, well into the
present one, a doll, a single French
doll, was all that was needed to gi ve
to the women of the whole of
civilized Europe the cue as to what
they were expected to wear during a
summer or winter season. This
dtsll was dressed at Paris; thence
it was sent to London, Berlin, Vienna
and St. Petersburg; it had with
it its day-dress, its silk evening cos
tume, perhaps, for very stately occa
sions, a velvet robe, nd a muslin or
tarlatan frock for dancing.
Now, imagine how utterly bourgeois
or provincial it would be were you to
even dream of wearing the same visit
ing or evening gown through one
whole season! -But the modern
frenzy for luxury in dress has now
gone so far that even its most reckless
advocates a-re beginning to pause, and
then comes from Paris, the very
throne of fashion, a strong appeal to
all women to return to the graceful,
elegant simplicity of the days of the
past.
"Let us cease to make simplicity a
synonym of ugliness: let us no longer
indulge in this restless chasicg after
change and notoriety, and let us re
turn to the ways of the olden days
when what was worn was good and
rich as purse can buy, but when it
was not considered almost a disgrace
to wear the same-drosses for three or
four months. "
Which words of wisdom should be
printed in letters of gold over the
doors of every j.'fa.shionable resort."
For I'nexpected Guests.
Here are a number of good recipes
which may be prepared in from five to
fifteen minutes. They are just the
dishes to serve at that emergency, so
well known to all housekeepers, when
a meal must be prepared quickly.
Beefsteak and Mushrooms Boil the
mushrooms in milk for eight minutes,
then season, afld a tablespoonful of
butter, and thicken with a little
browned flour. Lay the broiled beef
steak which has been broiling mean
while, on aplatler and pour the mush-'
rooms and sauce over it
Fried Bananas. Cut in two length
wise, dip in a paste composed of two
eggs, one level cupful of flour, one
half cupful of water, one-half tea
spponful of soda dissolved in hot wa
ter. Fry in boiling lard to a delicate
brown.
- Baked Cabbage Take cold .boiled
cabbager "Ctrop -fine, stir in a little
cream, and bake for eight minutes in
ft hot oven.
Chicken Croquettes One pound of
cold boiled chicken, chopped fine, two
cups of bread crumbs, a cupful of
grated cheese, one small onion, and a
little parsley chopped fine. Spico
with cinnamon and cloves and season
with salt, pepper and a little thyme.
Mix with the beaten yokes of five
eggs, then form, into balls, dip into
beaten eggs, roll in cracker crumbs
and fry in hot lard.
Chocolate Cornstarch Pudding One
quart of boiling milk, four heaping
takespoonf uls of cornstarch dissolved
in warm milk, one-half cup of choc
olate dissolved in boiling water, two
beaten eggs, one scant cup of sugar, a
pinch of salt Put all the other in
gredients into the boiling milk, stir
ring until it thickens. Serve cohi
with cream.
Cold Meat and Bread Crumbs Take
some cold meat, season and chop tine,
lay it in a shallow earthen baking
dish and cover with bread crumbs
mixed with a beaten egg and a little
milk. Brown in a hot oven for five
minutes.
Codfish Puffs Equal quantities o4
boik-d codfish, minced fine, and
mashed potatoes beaten together with
two or three eggs aud a little butter.
Form in cakes and place iu buttered
gem pan; butter the tops and bake m
a hot oven.
A Wall Pocket of Glass.
The three panes of glass required
for this pocket are of graduated sizes.
The first is eleven and one-half inches
wide at the top and five and one-half
inches high, the second ten and three
eighths by four and three-fourths
inches, the third ten by four inches,
the width of all three below is eight
and three-fourths inches, A sprig of
hedge roses is painted in oils over the
smallest pane, answering corner bou
quets and butterflies on the two larger
ones. The panes are bound with green
ribbon three fourths of an inch. wide,,
stretched tight at the sides, where
they are pasted down with isinglass,
then sewn over at the corneTS, and
sewn together lastly along the, three
edges below in herring stitch with
green silk, says a writer in the Season..-
The upper parts of the panes
are drawn together with a piece of
ribbon drawn in tight Pieces of rib
bon twelve Inches. long, starting from
a bow and drawn through an ivory
ri.pg-r fastu, the. pocket to the walL
A Plain lteef Stew.
Take four or five pounds of the
round of beef and put it into water
enough to cover it When the water
has been thoroughly skimmed, add
two turnips, two carrots and two
onions, chopped small, half a dozen
cloves, and salt and pepper to taste.
Cover close and boil very gently four
or five hours. A short time before
dinner add a teaspoonful of sweet
inar jorum, half a cup of tomato
ketchup and a tablespoonful of flour
wet smooth in cold water. This is a
very economical dish. The beef is
very"R-ood cold and the soup is ex
cellent Spice take Pudding.
Two cups of sugar, one cup of but
ter, one cup of sour cream, four cups
of flour, four egg-, one teaspoonful of
soda, seven tablespoon fuls of brandy
or wine, one nutmeg, one tablespoon
ful of cloves, two tablespoonfuls of
cinnamon and three-quarters of' a
pound of seeded raisins. Bake in a
scalloped cake pan, and serve with a
liquid sauce.
Don't lie Vulgar.
Vulgar women may win admiration,
but they never win respect; before an
individual is respected she must re
spect herself.
Vulgar women appear in public:
wearing brilliant colors, brilliant
cheeks, audible perfumes, jcwelry.aml
sensational styles.
Women who wear doll-baby tresses
and powder their faces like clowns
may come of very good families, but
they are vulgarians.
Women who bear tales, who betray
confidence and make mischief with
their tongues are vulgarians of the
most despicable types.
Vulgar women walk like grenadiers:
they come down on their heels with
force enough to shake anything from
an "L" road station to a summer ho
tel piazza.
Vulgar women are dangerous; they
not only corrupt good manners, but
they are a bad example for the ignor
ant and innocent and a disturbing
element among refined people.
Vulgar women like to attract atten
tion; they are loud in their dress and
ialk; they can be seen and heard at a
distance, they are numerous, general
ly annoying and often offensive.
Vulgar women discuss private af
fairs in public; their conversation is
audible to passers-by; they invite the
observation of strangers, and they are
flattered by the familiar comments of
flunkies, flirts, fakirs, gutter mer
chants and street loafers.
Women Kvery where.
Madame Ilenriette Bonner the artist,
has become famous as the most nat
ural painter of cats and kittens in
Paris.
Miss Emily Louise Gerry of New
Haven, who has been elected regent
of the society of the Daughters of the
Revolution, is the last living child pf
a signer of the Declaration of Inde
pendence. '"'
There are certain . disadvantages
connected with the ownership of val
uable jewels. It is said that Mrs.
Potter Palmer's jewels are so costly
that whenever she wears them a pri
vate detective is present
Several of the reigning mojiarchs
indulge in the use of spectacles and
double eyeglasses, notably Queen
Victoria when she is reading1, the
king of Denmark, the czar, the queen
regent of Holland and also the young
king of Servia, whose sight is ex
tremely defective. The queen-regent
of Spain is very short sighted and
makes free as . of her double eye
glasses.

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