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Our Toilet Pieces—singly or in sets, ia cases or rolls—for traveling or vour dressing table—a guarantee of comfort. Our reasonable prices ease the way. BOYD PARK fOUNOCO 1009 MAKERS OF JEWELRY MO MAIN STREET SALT LAKE CITY Business Courses Stenography Bookkeeping Dictaphone Typewriting Civil Service Posting Machine L. D. S. Business College Salt Lake City, Utah Day and Evening AU the Year towns need barbers: good opportuneaes open for men over draltage. Barbers In army hare flood as officers commission. Get prepared n few weeks. Call or write. Molar Barber College, 43 8. West Temple 8t.. Salt Lake City. RICH WITH CHARM OF AGE Old Deerfield, In Massachusetts, On* of the Most Interesting of New England Towns. Descendants of the first families will tell yon in all earnestness that the newest house In Old Deerfield Is at least one hundred and twenty-five years old. As a matter of fact, this is sot a true statement, but It cannot be called “a lie” on the part of the In formant, who la a Puritanical New Englander. The difference Is all In the point of view. For him or for her. the half dozen homes and the one hotel that have been built in the last decade do not exist. He does not see them, but Books right through and sees the land scape as It was before the blot Ap peared. Old Deerfield Is little changed since the Indians trailed through Massa chusetts on their way from Albany to Boston. Relics of many a battle be tween the white man and his red skinned foe are to be seen In the little Pocomtuck museum, Deerfield’s only public building. Various boulders along Main street and on the Albany post road commemorate the many, bloody struggles to push the new fron tier westward In those early pioneer days. Trees that were old when Columbus discovered America overreach Deer field’s one beautiful highway—Main street. Their height. If not their size of trunk. Is almost great enough to tempt the eloquence of a native Call fbrnlan. For safety's sake a plump, very plump, purse or one that has been stepped on by the proverbial elephant to a necessity in visiting Old Deerfield. Her women have revived housewifely , Industries and renewed needle and Ibom artistry. Loom productions like Hioae that New England grandmothers turned out. Modest signs may be seen announcing: “Raflla Baskets” that have earned for their weavers a world fame for design, color and fine weav ing ; “Quilts and Needlework,” that would stagger the hurried city-bred woman; “Tatting and Knitted Lace;” "Photographs” now recognized on two continents as unusual camera art, and, finally, a “Tea Room for Automobll lsts” In a house bearing the date of 1678. Dance to Attract Mate. On some of the Islands of the Pa cific, In tropical South America, fa found the beautiful bird known as the Jacana. It is famous for ^its so-called love dances, which appear to be exe cuted by the male to excite the admir ation of the female birds. When the mating season approaches the Jacana will single out its favorite lady and try to win her admiration with all its bewitching maneuvers. In the dance the wings are spread and worked in such a manner that the beautiful col ored feathers produce a brilliant effect. Charles James Fox. Charles James Fox was one of the progressives of English politics, as well as one of the most brilliant orators and statesmen in the history of Eng land. Like most thinking people of his day, he favored freedom of the American colonies and was constant ly In opposition to the German king, George III, who was then sitting on the English throne. What He Didn't Understand. Joe had been spending his first va cation on a farm. When for the first time he saw the chickens all lined up on the roost he exclaimed. "Row do they ever stick on to that grand1 stand while they are asleep T” In His Line. Lady of the House (to the dbctor)—. Fm so glad you came along, dbctor. Some unexpected guests have arrived and the butcher hasn't turned up. Would you mind killing a couple of I chickens for met—Pennons Weekly. | TAUGHT WORK THEY LIKE BEST Disabled Men Are Given Every Chance by Vocational Board. HOW ONE FOOND HIS JOB Unskitod Man, Wounded at Belleau WdOd, Who Thought Engraving Fun Soon Proves Himself Expert Workman. Washington. — ▲ stoop shouldered man leaning on crutches came into the offices of the federal board for voca tional education one morning and, look ing around the room, asked if this was the place where the soldiers who had been hurt In the war could find some thing to do. The agent of the board asked him to sit down, and told him the plan that the government had for helping the handicapped men of the army, navy and marine who had been disabled in the service so that they might keep on with an active life. Maimed at Belleau Wood. “I reckon I was In the service, all right,”,the stoop shouldered one said, laying his crutches by the chair. “At Belleau Wood! Lord, what a day!” He let his hands drop listlessly be tween his knees and turning his eyes to the adviser, he said: “Well, how you goin’ to help me? I have lost my left leg and I have about two dollars Ip my pocket and nowhere to get more. I never had a decent Job In my life. I don’t know how to do anything special and I don’t care what It Is you give me to do, Just so It’s something.” The adviser talked to him for a bit and tried to discover Just what this man could do. He had held odd jobs here and there , but none led to any thing definite. He wasn’t any more interested In auto mechanics than In street sweeping, or In gardening than In clerking. He sat there listlessly looking at his hands and left It to the adviser to decide. Every now and then he slowly turned a strange ring he had on his finger. The adviser felt rather discouraged. Cat Scared by Tin Can Raises Rumpus Stamford, Conn.—A stray cat snarled things here badly early this morning. The feline hobo was desperately hungry, and In Its haste and eagerness to sat isfy the hunger, thrust its head Into a salmon can that ap peared to shrink. The cat was unable to get Its head out and rushed about blindly, knocking down babies In its efforts to free Itself. People in the neighbor hood called the police and the fire departments to kill the cat. Tabby was very tame after the can was pried off by a cop. He couldn’t get a lead from this man’s silence, and to get his confidence he asked to see, the ring. The man took It off and handed It to him. His face became suddenly animated. “I made that,” he said. “Hammered It out of silver myself and engraved those fig ures on the outside. Nothing but some playin’ of mine,” he added deprecat Ingly. The adviser looked at the ring carefully. It was well done, with a certain look about the engraving that gave him an Idea. "That's Just Play.” “How would you like to learn en graving and get a good position at it?” “Doin’ this? Say, this ain’t work. It’s just play, and nobody pays you for havin’ a good time, do they?” “Let’s have a try at it,” suggested the adviser, “and see what happens.” The federal board sent the man to learn engraving, and In a few months he was the best of all the workers In the Jewelry store where he was em ployed. That ring was the key that opened the door of success, to him. He has waked up and is enthusiastic about his work; only, he says, “It’s not work. This Is fun.” Work always Is fun when you have found the right vocation, and the fed eral board Is trying to find what the disabled soldiers like to do best. WOULD FLY TO JAPA« V Capt. E. T. Rickenbacker, the United States army’s greatest ace, says he is in aviation to stay. He li endeavoring to perfect arrangement! to fly across the Pacific, hopping first to Hawaii and then to Japan. The photograph was taken at Band Springs, Alta., where Captain Ricken backer was enjoying a short vacation. PACIFIC FLEET HAS BIG GUNS Powerful 14-Inch Batteries For midable Feature of West ern Squadron. DID GREAT SERVICE IN WAR Big Naval Guns Mounted on Railway Carriages Were Strong Factor in Reducing the St. Mihiel Sector. San Francisco, Cal.—Not the least Interesting feature of the new Pacific fleet Is the 14-Inch guns, 12 of which are mounted on Admiral Hugh Rod man’s flagship, the New Mexico, and several other ships of the fleet. Design and construction of the 14 inch naval gun on railway mountings on the western front was one of the great accomplishments of the Ameri can navy during the war. The guns hurled 1,400-pound projectiles far be hind the German lines, and were a strong factor in reducing the St. Mihiel salient. Built in Record Time. The gun was designed, built and de livered In less than four months. On December 26, 1917, according to Sec retary Daniels’ official report, not a FOOD FOR TURKS ARRIVING ON CAMELS Under the direction of a French officer this camel transport, currying load after lead of wheat and grain, being brought Into Constantinople, where the food rlota are reported to have taken on a serious aspect. drawing had been started. On April 25, 1918, a completed gun was rolled on its own wheels to Sandy Hook prov ing grounds for long-range tests. The guns, Secretary Daniels said, originally were Intended for the new battle cruisers, but a change in design of the vessels made the guns avail able for land service. The guns were mounted on car riages ’ 'hlch could be moved freely over the French railroads. With them went their naval crews. Twelve cars were required for each gun—machine shop cars, armored ammunition cars, kitchen, berthing, crane and wireless cars. The batteries were sufficiently mobile that if an order came to move while in action, they could be on their way in an hour. Greatest Range of Mobile Guns. The 14-lnchers had greater range than any gun ever before placed on mobile mountings. The German guns whi^ fired on Paris were “freaks.’* T.NV were built on permanent steel and concrete foundations. Their pro jectile was small and specially built for long flight. This reduced their ef ficiency and while they had moral ef fect, their military value was small. Because of their permanent position their location wns discoverd by allied aviators and the guns silenced. The German 15-Inch gun In Flan ders also became famous for its long range bombardment of Dunkirk and other allied bases, but neither conld be shifted from base to base without delay of weeks. The American 14 Inch gun could move from one end of France to another and had a range of 30 miles. At range of 22,000 yards It pierces armor successfully. PROBE CLAIM TO AGE OF 130 National Geographic Society Will In vest (gate Case of Kentucky Patriarch. Louisville, Ky.—The National Geo graphic society has been asked to in vestigate the claim of John Shell, a mountaineer of Leslie county, Ken tucky, that he is one hundred and thir ty years old. Shell’s neighbors cor roborate the statement concerning his nge. Shell has nine children. He says the oldest is ninety years old. He Is said to have 200 descendants in his home section, several being great great-grandchildren. The mountaineer, who claims excellent eyesight, steady nerves, and general good health, at tributes his long life to outdoor liv ing and temperate habits. HARD TO SAVE IN BOLIVIA 8outh American Salaries Are Higher, But Aleo Living Cost, Writes Youth. 8anta Fe, N. M.—Saving money Is a much harder task in South America than In the United States, despite the higher salaries paid "there, says Eu geqe Lujan of Santa Fe, who recently resigned his position as clerk of the American legation at La Pas, Bolivia. In a letter to his father young Ln Jan points out that, though one can earn more In South America than In North America, the cost of living Is higher. Shoes which sell for $6 In the United States cost $12 In Bolivia. Board and room amount to $80 a month, laundry at least $12; and ev erything else In proportion. “Although Spanish Is the official' lan guage," Lujan writes, “there are1 many dialect* for the population1 is consid erably mixed1. We have Ayamaraa-, who are pure Indians; the Cholos. or half-breeds; the Bolivians, the Engt Irik the French and) the Germans.” ISSUE CURIOUS STAMPS 1 Philatelists Are Enthusiastic Over Latest Curios. Small Nations of E a rope Resort to Odd Experiments to Provide Postage Stamps. London.—Stamp collectors, of which London has Its fall share, are enthu siastic over t£e carious postage stamps which are beginning to reach them from the smaller European states. One example from Lithuania is of the first permanent Issue of that coun try. It has been lithographed on heavy Silurian gray paper formerly used for the printing of bread tickets. Lettland. Lithuania’s neighbor, print ed its first stamps on’ the backs of Qeis man ordnance maps, but these proved a little unwieldy and now Its stamps are printed on> the- flimsiest of cigar ette papers. -— Czechoslovakia stamps recently re* celved here are simply the united arms of Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia with the inscription "Cesfea-Sloveuska Statni” printed on the Magyar Stamps. They were Issued when the Czecho slovak troops Invaded Hungary. The disputed port of Flume has been provided with a striking series of pic torial stamps, apparently in anticipa tion of an Italian mandate, for they all bear the words “Flume proclaims 1* annessione all Italia,” and the date 30-10-1618. The four designs include the statue of Romulus and Remus fed by the she-wolf, the piazza of St. Mark, and ancient Venetian galleon and1 the portrait1 of Dr. Crossictn The New York Industrial1 commis sion report shows that from $6 to $13 lr the wage of the maximum number of women employed In four Imv-wugw Industries In New York atnr»* ,7/TT^rnrB SPEARMINT ▼ Helps appetite and dlcestion. Three flavors. not enough to make WMGLEY5 good, we must KEEP it good until you get It. Hence the sealed package —Impurity-proof -guarding, preserving the delicious con tents—the beneficial goody. The Flavor Lasts SEALED TIGHT KEPT RIGHT His Idea of Bigness. During the examinations at the close of school, the fourth-grade' teacher asked her history class to name the five most Important men of the recent war. One boy, In all seri ousness, answered the question thus: "General Pershing, President Wilson, General Poch, my big brother Tom and Andy Sullivan’s brother Pat.” The Last Word. Mistress—Now, Bridget, there’s no use of further argument as to how the dish should be prepared, but our Ideas on the subject are so different that it Is evident one or the other of us is crazy. Bridget—True for ye, mum—an’ sure It Isn’t yerself’d be knpin’ a crazy cook.,—Boston Transcript. . - Lonely Job. “You want to get away from peo ple,” said the doctor wisely. “Your nerves are In a badly shattered con dition. You must get somewhere you will be entirely alone.” “Alone 1” exclaimed the patient. “Yon have me wrong doctor. I’m a night watchman.” Deduction. "What’s a polyclinic, Jim?” “I don’t know exactly, but I guess It’s a hospital for parrots." Modern Girl’s Heart. The modern girl's heart Is an apart* ment house. A number of young men occupy corners In It. The greater the demand for space, the higher rent she charges. Sometimes the accommoda tions and living conditions become un speakable. And then comes the In evitable building boom. A new apart ment house goes up across the way. All but one—or maybe two— of the renters move out. One or both may then retain possession until rent has piled up past all hopes of collection In full, when marriage ensues.—Kan sas City Star. The Albatrosa, The albatross spends its life, with the exception of a few weeks given each year to nesting, entirely at sea, and Is on the wing pra.ctlcally all the tlirie. Furthermore it does not pro gross by flapping Its wings, as most birds do, but seems to soar at will, rarely, If ever, giving a stroke of the wing, seeming to need no impetus. At nesting time, which is early in the year, the albatross repairs to an Iso lated island, such as one of the Crozet Islands, in the southern Indian ocean, or Tristan da Cunha, In the South At latlc ocean. The quietest people often create the biggest noise.