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ISSUED EVERY SATURDAY- FOR THE*BOYS AND GIRLS OF SAN FRANCISCO AND CALIFORNIA ALONZO TILLS THE SOIL. The Junior Call, „ Third and Market: vstreets,.^San Francisco, Saturday, 7 Nov. 11, 1911. ?:? ••''.», ?'" ■* : '?77*7?i , Dear Juniors: >.*,: 7 ■ .<""', ■. 7> AA. >*"*' The day of ' the 1 farmer is at-hand. I am proud off the way in which the |j boys and girls are i taking '" to the .agri cultural 7 movement. 7: At * any rate, you're not afraid work, are you? - The other day I 7 went \ down Market f - street, and J met six boys. * -.' "Hooray," : v cried one; "if it isn't , ;?Alonzd!'!i:*-I"''V7?:''7 ' ; u '?; ,-', ■'',... XX, .7 7They all .crowded, around : and shook imy paw until it ached. I wagged* my \ tail, as? Ast \ as;l could ; and ■ told * them. that I was c mighty, glad to be home' r-again:y.'-'*'7y,-?7y;^- -: -;.--.,7; ♦> ' ?■" ■;*;.;?; •■;-.; .'-'* j • "By the way, Alonzo," said another <i one, "I understand you're going to .be ; ; a '.real;; live farmer." :7;' '7? A' ; .'"V-- 7'?:":' '. A "Indeed, lam," I answered; "aren't 1 '.yoirtZA^AAX'SAriA/A-* 7 .7-; ?7:?,'j v "Well, it -looks, that way. You 4 see, j we're on our way to.the .hardware* j - store ; sto"i: get >, some tools now. , We • have gardens 7at home.'7 7 777 ' .-"I congratulated .them on their in-?' dustry and assured them that they, j ? were 7in k, the 7 Pup's class. Then I wished them luck with ; their plats and told them?g6bdby???7? :i/7 ? Puppy and Ju-ju spend most of ; their time J encamped beside * the" corn ';.' irows, waiting for the /sprouts 7 that» s haven't sprouted. 7 Said Pup. the other 'day: 7 "I'll* tell you what,? Ju-ju: ??I ■ think something must. have happened to those seeds. Maybe the bugs have eat«a- th«m up." , **—~ — ••- - At such a dire prediction Ju-ju's eyes very 7? nearly $ popped ? out of his /headland he halted right?;where he-j was, with one foot in the air, which he clean 7 forgot to': put down. .Wrapped • in-startled ?speculation,;? he stared at the Pup J for - three minutes. A ? 77 Finally} Puppy, lost 1 patience. "Well, why*don't you say something? That's ; no ;way? for you to act," he declared, , . in disgust f; "put your foot down; 1 you look like a stork."" ' 7 7 *. Recalled J? to 7 the present,' Ju-ju > let his foot T down to earth with • a thump Un; fact, he "*twisted-his left toe badly. 7 7 Naturally, he blamed ? Puppy.7 The ? next it few 7 moments were devoted :to ? • angry' mutterings,' for Ju-ju .when up- , ... set £ expresses himself 7in i a", language which would ; put a ; South sea islander * : to shame, so impossible is it to under stand.? Then he assured the Pup/that ( ; the 'only way 7to * find ? out i whether . the ? seeds were still there or riot?was to I dig them up. '*Puppy f was digest 7ing this bit of birdly advice, I arrived 7on the 7 scene 7in time 'to rescue the garden. I told them it might be a • whole week 1 before the seeds sprouted, ■v and they'd simply * have '• to be patient 7 ; and wait. Puppy ? said ?if 7 they 7 were • sociable seeds 'they'd come-.;right out and say "Howdy do?" but I told him 7 you? never could'tell how a 'seed was going to act, so he'd ; have to wait and see. Since then they've instituted a watch, and, if ; mother would [ let him, I'm 7 sure?? my young brother would sleep in ? the garden. _;_-• Let's see how ? many can join the garden movement this week. Every •; day counts,, and you want to 7 swell the membership roll. ; - Don't waste any time. Get in ; line today. ■'■ ' Yours, with best wishes, ; ArAiAAA. .7,???7??? : 77/ALONZ07 :. THE San Francisco CALL SAN FRANCISCO, CAL., SATURDAY, NOVEMBER-11, 1911. JUMOIL..