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London, Aug. 2.
We had now been on the road four days
and were thoroughly used to the work. All
stillness and soreness arising from the first
two days' exploits had disappeared and we
began to thoroughly enjoy ourselves. The
weather was clear and warm, the ronds were
good, the scenery enchanting, the roadside
inns picturesque anti clean, ami the people
cordial and obliging. There was a feeling ol
independence about this manner of traveling
which I had never before p*|ierienceil. AVe
could come and go at pleasure. \Ye could
stop and enjoy a pint of shandy gaff and n
smoke ami resume our journey, or we could
stay to lunch, or stay all night. Our shapely
iron steeil stood at the door ready at a mo
ment's notice. It needed neither rest, nor
food, nor harnessing. And then we were not
above the people. Not a tramp passed us
without asking for a copper, not a country
ltutii without a greeting, ami oftentimes we
leisurely paddled along beside a good natured
pedestrian, conversing and learning curious
and interesting facts about the section of
country We were passing through. I began
to realize the charms of tricycling
Southampton is the paradise of cyclists.
The roads are so flat ami smooth that half
tiie population seem to own machines. Oil
entering the town we met at least a dozen
ladies, ,some of them young and pretty,
others discreet matrons, on tricycles. They
hail e\ idently been to market, for on tha lug
gage hol lers were strapped neat hampers
laden with their purchases. Southampton
itself is a happy combination of the ancient
ami the modern. The old quarters of the
town and the surrounding country are brim
ful of historic places and historic memories,
while the new town and splendid docks dis
play the life atid energy of a Nineteenth cen
tury mart. AVe have n most polite consul at
this point, Mr. Henry H. Pendleton, of West
Virginia. Though a recent appointment, ho
has found out all the interesting nooks and
corners of the old town, nml we spent a de
lightful day together inspecting the remains
of a palace occupied by King Canute, now,
nlns. but a stable; the wonderful city walls
mid towers, which have stood many a bloody
siege; the church where Queen Mary of Eng
land married King Phillip of Spain, and
such other curiosities as were attractive ami
authentic. In the evening, accompanied by
Mr. Pendleton, I paid a via.c to lamnus fact
ley abbey. The distance was about three and
a half miles and the road perfect. Cross
ing the IteUen above the docks by a
steam ferry, which took tho tricycle
and its oecapants, we followed the mill road.
The loud keeps close to tlio water's edge all
the wny to the abbey, and the views of the
Southampton wnter are soft and beautiful.
I think Netley abbey one of the roost beauti
ful ruins in'England, and I have seen a great
many. They lie in a slight hollow shrouded
by trees. Tire sun lind gone down when we
reached the porter's lodge, and the scene was
enchnulingly romantic. The magnificent
trees rich in foliage, the lofty gray walls, the
stately pillars, the well shaped arches, the
grand tracery of the windows, all robed in
waving masses of ivy, and half buried in
towering ash and oak trees, was a sight
hardly to lie seen out of England, and long
to be remembered as one of the most enjoy
able experiences of my tour across England
ou a tricycle. The American consul gave me
the history of this fascinating old ruiu, but
space prevents a recapitulation. It was
nearly dusk when we returned to SouthR.no
ton. That evening I went to the theatre and
made a study of tho audience. 1 [ those pres
ent may l*> taken as a fair sample they are a
bright, wideawake people, a d \eat contrast to
the inhabitants of \Vinc|u*ster, who are too
much puffed 11 [I with tlieyr ancient importance
to mingle with this
» progressive age. I ob
•rved that tiie w«[!.<,f the lower floor of the
Theatre Royal, Southampton, including tho
stalls and pit, 'were covered with advertising
boards. Y\ Aide there is a Yankee enterprise
nlhuif this u must shock the county families
of A\ un bester if they ever attend the theatri
The. nex t day I made up tny mind to make
n g'.'Msl run, namely, from Southampton to
IVrtsiiioiith and back. There are two gc
j/iails from Southampton to Portsmouth, the
tipper one via Botley and Faivliain, and the
lower via Httrsledon, Titclilleid and Fare
hum. By one road the distance is twenty
six miles, hy the other twenty-three. We
decided to go by one road and return liv the
otli»r; see Portsmouth and return to Sonth
nmp:on that right. Making an early start,
we reached Portsmouth about 11 o'clock, by
tue lower road, riding the distance of twenty
throe miles in about three hours and a half.
Tiie country we passed through was flat and
chalky. A good deal of trade 1 is ('.one in
corn, slate, co&l. etc. AA'e crossed the Hum
ble at Bur.lcdon and took some refreshment
at Farehnm, a long.straggling place of about
a iniiu. This is a inauulactui mg place, aud
among other thing* pottery is made here.
Part of the way *ve went almost by the
water's edge. Tbe surrounding coautry was
very flat ami le'uinded me of the Norfolk
broads. The harbor at Fsiebain was pictur
esque, and ne passed through some pretty
The flr-t peculiarity about Portsmouth is,
that unle.-s you go by train you are in a state
of igoornnee as to when vou get in the town
or when you get out again. Thi.-. unceitnlaty
would seem to have arisen from the fact that
.he founders of Portsmouth could not make
ip their minds as to exactly where they
wanted to locate the place. And so Ports
mouth bus become an agglomeration of towns
of distinct divisions and tendencies, connected
with each other by streets and tram care. It
would be impossible for me to unravel the
mystery of what is aud wLat is not Porta
month. Nosfrnnger could do that. Southsen,
Milton, Portsea, the Dockyard, Lanil;iort and
(ios|Kirt all contribute to the 150.000 popula
tion thereabouts, and which is generally
known as Portsmouth. The odor of fish and
tbe presenee of sailors indicated that we had
arrived at England's famous southern seaport
and naval station. Portsmouth proper is es
sentially the garrison and barrack town, as
distinguished from Portsea, which istbedock
yard town. The roatls being exceptionally
good, we were enabled to examine the five
sections of town on the tricycle, and must
have ridden ten miles in this wav 1 . Ports
mouth proper has but few interesting build
in,gs. It is largely made up of small houses in
which sailors live. These houses have curious
little protruding windows, which are built of
wood, grained in oak, and hung with
yellow lilinds. Another peculiarity is that
the brick work surrounding the doors
and windows of the majority of the houses
is painted green. Why, I was unable to as
certain. A stranger is also struck with the
high sounding names given tiiese funny little
houses with the yellow windows and green
stripes around the doors. Ill Portsmouth, if
you own a bay window, a yellow blind up
stall s mid a door with a green stri|>e of paint,
down stairs, they call it "Chatsworth house,"
''Cambridge villa" or "Brierwood lodge."
The eff. ct is often spoiled by placards over
the transoms, announcing
Lodgings for Singlo Men.
Tiie shops of Portsmouth are as unattractive
as the town and its inhabitants are. They
chiefly consist of gloomy outfitters' establish
ments, enticing public houses and soldiers'
and sailors' eat ing places. There is nothing
bright about the place except the red coats of
tiie soldiers, and nothing picturesque save
the real old British tar, who may be seen here
to better advantage than in any place outside
of Greenwich. The view of the Isle of Wight
from the hay is magnificent, and here you
must go if you want to thoroughly indulge
yourself and enjoy surroundings bright and
It was late in the afternoon when we re
sumed the journey buck to Southampton, and
nearly 10 o'clock when the yard of the old
fashioned Dolphin inn was reached. That
was our proudest duy's work. Portsmouth
and back, 40 miles, at. least 10 miles riding
when there—total nearly 00 miles. We had
really reached half of the "moderate" daily
run of 120 miles, and had multiplied bv three
the ceeimute of those intimate friends who
had pictured me used up on the roadside after
twenty miles a day. In five days wo had
seen several interesting towns mid passed
through a good many quaint villages. Tiie
total distance traveled was about ISO mill's.
The distance from London to Winchester,
via (jittilford and around by the camps at
dershot, was almut 100 miles; from Win
chester to Southampton, 13 miles; Netley
uhbev and hack, 8 miles; Portsmouth and
back, HO miles; total, 180 miles; daily aver
age, :!'i miles.
Next morning, bright and early, we started
for the New Forest, intending to make our
headquarters at the Crown hotel, Lyndhurst,
while we explored tho ancient hunting
grounds of William the Conqueror and his
sons. The road was siqiei b. leaving South
ampton, wo followed the wuter until Totten
w as readied, in the vicinity of w hich village is
an extensive area of salt marsh with a curious
.1 iglit of grazing attached to it—namely, that
it is mien to all. except for a fortnight in
August. At Totten we took the Lyndhurst
road, mid were soon surrounded hy the for
est. In less than two hours from tiie time of
leaving Southampton we rode into the little
town of Lyndhurst, the center from which
excursions to the New Forest should emanate.
Before exploring the New Forest I decided
that this was a good point from which to
take a dip into Wiltshire, by spending a few
hours in the famous cathedral of Salisbury.
On the wav to Salisbury, about twenty-five
miles from Lyndhurst, we passed through the
town of Hornsey, near which place Lord
Palmerston U9ed to live. There are two
roads from Lyndhurst to Salisbury, but that
by way of Hornsey is the best. 1 was not
much impressed with Sali-bm v. It stands
on a high hill, and the surrounding country is
very chalky. In olden times they used to say
of this place 'hat it was supplied with every
thing but wnter. Hence the poet of that ago
Here water's scarce, but chalk in plenty lies;
Aud those sivet t notes that Philomel denies.
The harsher music oft tiie wind supplies.
Robert P. Porter.
What Ailed the Young Man.
"Have you never felt that vague vet won
derful feeling, Mr. Grimshaw," said the
Boston girl eestaticnlly, "that vou are pass
ing through some thrilling exiierience that
you have gone through before, long, long
ago. with precisely similar surroundings and
environments, and that you anticipate every
stage of it before it quite cornea to pass?"
"Dozens of times," replied the Milwaukee
young man; "there is nothing in this world
that will give a fellow such a iiigb old night
mare as a supper of pig's feet nml cider."
—Chicago Tribune.
As long as there is one hair left on a man's
head, the barber will have sufficient courage
to recommend a restorer.—Bazar.
Tunueius are on the increase iu London.
[Written for this paper.]
How long old Haggles had been with the
paper no one, not even Sharp, the managing
editor, knew.
Tradition had it that his appearance was
coeval with its birth, and that at that prehis
toric period Haggles constituted in himself
the entire local staff.
But so far hack as any one now connected
with the paper could remember, Raggles had
been a fixture at the telegraph editor's desk.
It was admitted on all sides that he must
have some hold on tbe powers, which it was
dimly hinted was the possession of certain
shares of stock, in order to account for the
deference that was always shown him hy
Sharp, who had no hesitancy about rating
everybody else about tbe establishment.
There were three of ns in tiie telegraph
room in those days, Elwell, Raggles aim my
self. Whatever tricks we might play on tbe
old man, ami they were numerous, I admit,
in spite of his gentle kindnesses, there always
existed deep down in our hearts a feeling of
the deepest respect for Haggles.
Never a kindlier pair of eyes gleamed from
human head than those which from under
their pnrtieo of shaggy eyebrows peered
through Raggles' tortoise shell glasses. Ev
erybody in trouble always went to Raggles.
He was the silent repository of more lire his
tories than a firm of fusiiionable lawyers.
Yet, strangely enough, no one was ever
able to soy they were acquainted with even
a skeleton of Raggles' history.
I was the only one who was ever allowed
to penetrate behind the curtain. The privi
lege wasdue to a serious fit of illness through
which Haggles eared for me ns if i had lieen
a younger brother. One day when 1 was
convalescent he came with a carriage and
took me home with him for the afternoon.
Tben, for the first time, I learned lie h.;d a
daughter, a fresh, fair girl, rich with the
charming beauty of a pure maidenhood nil
contaminated by outside influences. I hail
not been in the house ten minutes before 1
was cognizant of the idolatrous worship with
which the old man regarded her. Ami it wa
clearly returned.
I was never asked there again. Wlien 1
once met them in tho pork we-ks later and
attempted to renew the acquaintance. Rag
gles gave me to understand firmly, bur in n
gentle, inoffensive way, that I was not to
presume on his former kindness.
I mentioned the incident at the office, and
young Perkins, who did the city hall work,
broke m with, "Yes, I've seen her. She's a
daisy. Raggles keeps her locked up iu true
Oriental style; won't allow her to speak to a
man and all that sort of thing. Some duv
the bird w ill learn the use of its wings aud
then we will have a s nsation."
Months elapsed, and as nothing occurred to
justify his prophecy it was gradually for
Raggles, bent but rugged, kept up his work
without a break, barely taking the week's va
cation which the rules of the office graciously
permitted the slaves of the lamp who were
expected to labor ou uncomplainingly the re
maining fifty-one.
Early one evening Sharp bounced info the
room and cried out: "Rnggies. there has tieen
a horrible accident on the Midland Southern
at Pqierton. I have ordered our man there
to send us 2,000 words. When it comes fix it
up as quick as you can and fire it up. I want
to get it in the first edition. One of the boys
can help you, if necessary," and bounced out
again as if made of springs.
Raggles nodded. He had charge of the
specials, while Elwell and I handled the
g "pm| p-ees di matches.
Somehow that evening the telegraph csino
oiling in until we were regularly snagged,
ks usual, on such nights. Sharp was more
■eppery than ever, which did nut tend toward
making matters smoother.
About 10 o'clock the first of the disaster be
tan to arrive.
I was digging array for dear life into a pile
>f telegraph when I heard something like a
groan. Turning quickly, I saw Haggles
weaving in his chair.
"Catch him. quick!" shouted Wilson, the
operator, from the other end of tha room.
My desk adjoined the old man's, ami I
sprang toward him, but not in time to pre
vent his falling head foremost to the floor,
where he lay insensible.
For a moment everything was in confu
sion. Then the raspy voice of the managing
editor brought, us to our senses. "Lay him on
his back, you blockhead; don't you see lie is
only ill a faint." Tills was to me. I had
gathered the old man up tenderly in tny arms
and was endeavoring lo stanch the bleeding
from a cut on the side of the head, where it
had coine in contact with the table leg.
"Elwell, run around the corner for the doc
tor. Here, sprinkle a little of this water in
his face. What caused it? Ought to havo
taken a rest. Told him so a mouth ago. He
was looking bad then."
While the chief had been busily inim'. ter
ing to the old man and kept up his interjectu
lary Are I had picked up a scrap of telegraph
pa|ier that had lieen tightly clutched in
Haggles' hand when lie fell. It was a part
of the dispatch relating to the railroad dis
aster. As I opened the scrap Uie following
caught my eve: "Among those suptxwed to
be fatally injured is a young lady, recognized
hy means of papers on her person as Miss
Gertrude Raggles. The gentleman who was
with her was instautly killed, his body being
crushed intoa shaiieless mass iu the wreck."
I silently handed the scrap of paper to
Sharp and turned away my head to hide the
tears, ol which I was ashamed, but could not
"Great God! How terrible! Poor old
Haggles! I'm afraid it will kill him." I could
hardly lielieve my ears. It was the man
aging editor's voice, but as tender anil piti
ful as that of a young mother. .Sharp hod a
heart, after all.
Before anything more could be done the
doctor arrived.
It took a good half hour's work befort
Haggles coal I be restored to consciousness.
His first words were, "Mv little Gerry!"
It whs Sharp's arm now that wu* under
his head and Sharp's voice answered tenderly
"Don't give way so, old fellow. Perhaps
there i, u mistake. You know how of lei
they OM peop.e mixed up in the earlier re
"It is no mistake. It is my Gerty. I must
go to her."
"Of course you shall," replied Sharp, as he
assistid the old iinn to a seat. "Leavitt, gtt
your coat aud bat und call a carriage."
The carriage was at the door in a few
minutes and the old man placed inside.
"There, Raggles, there you are, and Leavitt
shall go w ith you. No, never mind tiie work.
I will arrange that." Then, in a gentle un
dertone to me: "Leavitt, don't leave him a
moment. He is bound to go to his daughter
at once, aud perhaps it is for the best. I'll
look ufter your work. If nnytliiug happens
wire me immediately. Here, take this; he
may not have enough. Go xtby."
I found myself press, d into a seat hy
Raggles' side with a big roll of bills in my
Little time was wasted in preparing for the
journey. The old man seemed to huve en
tirely hwt bis former self. Nothing could t*
done quickly enough. ,r il it was not until
we were whirling southward at the rate of
forty miles an hour that he became reason
ably calm.
I was endeavoring in a blundering way to
administer a soothing (intment to the old
man's bleeding heart, when be suddenly
turned and said, with a quick, searching
glance, "Leavitt, I believe I can trust you."
Before I could reply he thrust into my hand
a crumpled note with the words, more like a
groan than anything else, "1 found it in her
Seeing he meant I should read it, I opened
tbe sheet, and in a square, angular, girlish
hand was the following:
"Dear Old Pater —I left on the afternoon
train with Oscar for the mvtropiis. By the
time you read this we will be married and
waiting anxiously for your forgiveness"—
here were three or four spots that looked like
tear stains, then the note continued—"my
precious darling, you must forgivo me. This
is the first time I ever went contrary to your
wishes. But I do love him so. He is so kind
and brave and good. Please write to your
loving but distracted child."
"I will tell you the whole story, now you
have a part," said Raggles, ns I handed bark
the crumpled paper. "No, I shall feel better
for doing so," he continued, as I made a
deprecating gesture. "I must talk. The in
stant tbe lines in that special flashed in my
eyes I knew what had occurred. This Oscar
Brasen, of whom my poor little girl speaks,
is a gambler, a thief, and a blackguard of the
lowest description. How she became ac
quainted with him I was never able to learn.
In some way he met her. The rest, was easy,
for his face and munner n ere as fascinating
as his heart was black. A few weeks ago 1
first learned of my darling's entanglement.
I went to Brasen and begged him with tears
in my eyes to spare my little girl. He
laughed in my face. Then I went to Sharp.
He stirred up the police, and the result was
tbe fellow had to leave the city very suddenly.
I thought then we had seen the lust of him.
I was happy in the thought, aud happier still,
as within a week I saw the roses begin to
again ci-eep into my darling's cheeks. Poor
fool that I was! This was caused hy BrasonV
return. He remained In hiding, hut managed
to see Gerty several times. Today, when I
left home, she said she was going over to
spend the day with a gil l friend on the west
side and would not he liaek for supper. I
believed her and went to the office with a
light heart. Then came that dispatch. Curses
ou the villain! I know he's dead. If she is
onty saved from his snares I ask no more.
What I fear is that they stopped at somo
small town and were married, or possibly be
fore they left the city. G(xl help us all, but
it is hard." And the muscular hands gripped
the rail of the seat as if to wrest it lrom its
fastenings, a fresh |>allor crept into the gray
cheek, aud for a moment I thought Ruggles
was about to faint agnin.
Just then his eye rested on a hit of bright
ribbon projecting from the sachel on the op
posite seat. It had been picked ur> accident
ally with other traps. At tiie sight of this
the fountains opened and the tired brain re
ceived a grateful cooling from the shower.
After that Haggles was much calmer. I
did not attempt to intrude on his grief. Be
sides, by this time a reaction set in. and be
fore I knew it I was a "aid, nid noddin'"aud
oblivious to surroundings.
When I awoke the sun was creeping over
the dis ant trees, gilding their tops as they
passed in review in seemingly endless pro
cession. My head was resting on a traveling
shawl belonging to Raggles, and that person
sat faintly smiling as I sprang l>olt upright.
I had slept half the night, while the old man
had sat quietly fighting the pain at his heart.
Even in the midst of his misery the (jndn
hearted man hail found time to think of my
insignificant ach"«.
It was a bcrntifiil day, and me snn wt,
shining brightly when we reached the scene
of the accident. A temporary track had
been built around the wreck and trains were
running as usual. Off to the left of this track
a few trucks, mixed in with tangled brake
rods and half hidden by piles of ashes, were
all that remained of the bravo train thut
dashed off the rails but a few hours before.
From a bystander I learned that tho young
woman, supposed to be Miss Haggles, had
been carried to ci farmhouse about a quarter
of a mile awaOn learning this we stalled
across the stubble, stiff and crispy from tho
night frost. Although counted n sharp
walker, it was all I could do to keep up with
Raggles as he strode over the ground.
For a moment, when we reached the farm
house, with its dormer windows, he halted,
and his face lifted as if in prayer. Tho yard
was filled with teams and (ample drawn
thither hy curiosity, few of whom paid any
attention to us. After this moment of hesi
tation Raggles opened the door and we en
tered the living room of the house, then filled
with a motley crowd of slightly wounded, at
tendants, the family and railroad officials.
"You ask." whisjiered Raggles, shrinking
back, as a man with a shining knife and a
little saw whose teeth had to my eye a can
nibalistic look, approached.
"Is there a lady here named Ragclc 1 ?" I in
quired. and as I did so I could feel Haggles
loan heavier on iny arm.
"Yes, one of tha first ones removed from
the curs. Badly hurt, probably fatally.
Crushed about the body, si.ine injured."
"Can we see hori"
"This gentleman is her father."
"Certainly." The sharp, professional look'
dropped like a mask, and, taking Raggles
gently by the hand, the physician led him
through a low passageway into another room.
I heard a sob, the word "father," and then
in a tone almost a groan "my daughter," aud
the door closed.
Wnat passed at that interview I never
knew. Raggles caine out presently, and,
crossing over to me, seized my hand and
wrung it. whispering; "All is well. My
darling is as pure as when she left her home.
Even death has no terrors now. Praise God
for his mercy. I can 6ay that w hether she
.ives or dies."
But she did not die.
It was weeks before the poor girl could be
moved; weeks even before the physicians
could give the faintest hope. At last one day,
wlion the strain had grown almost too great
to liear, came the announcement that she
would live, but be a cripple for life. She
would never again have the use of her lower
limbs. This decree was received by Haggles
with a smile of utter content. She would
live, that was enough, and he would huve hit
little girl once more.
I left them then and returned to my work.
Weeks ran into months, and then one day
old Raggles took his sea 1 again at his desk.
The kindly old face had aged greatly, and the
gray had undisputed possession of the tungled
locks, but aside from this it was tbe some old
He is there yet.
"The office would look awful lonesome
without Raggles," said Elwell the other night,
Elwell despises sentiment, and his remark
surprised me. But it is true.
I often meet Raggles and his daughter in
the park now. she in her comfortable little
chair and be walking by her side. They
make a charming picture. Their idolatrous
love for each other is so palpable tiiat even
those they pass in their rambles often pause
aud gaze after them, and in that brief mo
ment catch a glimpse of the world beyond tiie
golden gates. Georoe Pickering.
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Ren on the European Flan.
Dinner Served From 12 till 2.
Ball Suppers A Spedally.
Dinner Parties Furnished
on the shortest notice.
For Boarders and Day P*f>ila,
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-- OF THE-
Btudltn will be resumed
MONDAY, AUGUST 29, 1887.
The F.UKlifth courae Include* all the branches
2 >ece 88 ory for a fast-class education. The Lan
guages, Ornamental Needlework, Plain Sewing,
the Principles of Toca! Culture and Choir Slug* *
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ec extra charge.
Terms moderate. The usual moiUflfwticn of
term* given when two or more of the family
attend school ut ffce same time.
The students who attend All HaJloww College
will be permitted to vi*»it their sinter* at the
Half rale* can he secured on two of the railroad
For Catalogue*, Ac., nddrtH* r.a above.
— AND—
None but "W hite Cooks and
; Attentive Waiters Employed.
Having thoroughly renovated the above Ea*
tablifchincut. I am prepan/d to offer first-claa*
accommodation* to all.
Is now a pr.rt of this KHtablinhinent. The beet of
Bread, Cakes and Pies
Alway* on Land.
FRITZ GRAF, Proprietor.
MRS. N. J. MYERS, Proprietress;
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the aeanou.
First-claw* waiter* In constant attendance.
No Chinese employed. Je25
Warm Springs Creek,
Thi* elegantly appointed and popular resort U
now open for the reception of guest*, for the
summer of 1SH7.
Special accommodations for families.
A hack makes regular trips to Ketrbum.
ml 2 Proprietor.
We are now
pr pared to furnish all rlnsees with employment
at home, the whole of the time, or for their spare
moment*. Business new, light, and profitable.
Pet son* of either sex easily earn from 60 cent*
to $.Y()o per » vet.iiig. and a proportional sum be
devoting all their time to «he buslneaa. Boy* and
girl* earn nearly a* much as m»n. That all wbi>
*ee this may *< nd their address, and teat the bn*l
n« **. we make this offer: To nneb a* are not sntia~
tied, we will send one dollar t*> pay fort be fcrnuMw
of writing. Full narrirulnrs and outfit free. Ad
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