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The Prussian or Bavarian soldier
who has reason to believe himself the
father of a child born Wednesday,
August 3. 19—, at the chateau of M. !
K. Z. (France), is requested to return
to this chateau without delay. j

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NE evening, in the '
neighborhood of
—well, no matter |
how many vears
ago, four German
officers were eat
ing pate de foisr
?l,_grasand drinking
champagne in the
common hall of ,
the Maison Bouge
at Strasbourg. '
Eight or tea bot
ties were empty; the drinkers were !
rapidly becoming intoxicated. A
silcnL solemn intoxication, no turbu
lence of gesture, no pell mell of words,
onlv a dull torpor that ruminated and
Suddenly one of the drinkers, who
was running a wandering eye over a
morning journal spread out before
him. uttered a great shout of laughter. ,
His companions turned their heads
slowiy, with a gesture of automatons
moved by a single spring.
"See! see!" cried the laugher, point
ing with his finger to the top of a
column. And ben ding forward they
read the following sufficiently singu'
lar advertisement, as voa mav see for \
yourselves: * "
s*.r # > 4 «i -
Such a shaking of stomachs and
such a gust of tempestuous hilarity as
youngest of the ,
>sy under his pate
blonde curls, and though well into his ;
scarcely five and ,
thirties seemmg scarcely five and ,
twenty, had uttered a cry and no
longer laughed with the others He j
seized the paper and read the adver-'
tisement again, read it eagerly, with
something like fright in his eyes; then
he hastily sprang up and wts gone
One month later, the comte de
Montrozay, his elbows on his chair
arm', his head on his hands, regarded
dancing and leaping in the wide
chimney the flickering flame of the
vine twigs The autumn was cold and
fire was already needed. But the
clear sunlight, through the wide
opened windows projected itself into
the austere hall, brightened the som
ber tapestries and furniture, and
illuminated the panoplies of arms
upon the walls like great steel roses,
whilst the winds brought in from the
grounds without the moist perfume of
the last flowers and the soft gurgle of
the neighboring river.
Presently there was a rap on the
dcor and a servant entered to an-I
.. . . 1
easy, hui stop nncertam.his whole ap
pearancethat of a man who knows
that he is taking a terrible risk, the
comte. sm.ling bmevolently. ad
vaneed to meet him.
said he courteously.
"to what do I owe the honor of vour
. . j
Before answering monsieur, mar I
ask to whom I speak, returned the
"The Comte Gaston de Montrozav,
the master of this house, and the only
, '. j * '
relative and brother o. the young .
The stranger extended his hands to
the comte, as if beseeching him to
spare him. j
■ "I am a wretch, monsieur." he cried, !
"a scoundrel, and if you kill me von
would be right But believe me. I*be- !
seech you, believe me. I have had in i
my heart for ten long months a re- j
morse that has torn and rent me like
a wild beast. Of that night, that ex
ecrable, accursed night, monsieur, I j
shall drag the memory to the tomb.
"But you must know, monsieur, you
must lrno»v everything, and to avow j
such a crime, to recount it. is of itself !
. . . . A ... . .,
a sufficient punishment We had been
ig 1 mg a ay oug in ran 5, tom
woo. o woo am vi. ag., o
vi -to* > ring in o 11c e s ant
open doors at random with
? u , i ^ri ei ?*f*ii Jr n°• > 1 n it «v tout we
had k.lled tdl we heard the groans or
saw the blood running at our feet.
. . ne . jrng con mua e. m a
thlck night of blinding smoke, the
s in'. 1 o P°" er am ^ es * a m
a raffing, consuming thirst that would
R ... * * , •» ..
make one drink blood itself if naught :
. , * . . °
else were at hand. By evening 1 was .
....... b . , i
drunk* druuk with carnage and also
with wine* caked with a red mud on i
. . , , , ... I
face, hands and uniform, and rabid
.... m A , , , .
and brutal as a maddened beast. i
"It was then that I came upon your j
house. I recognized it instantly, this
halt which I traversed then in a |
went up then from those maudlin
tipplers! But the vou
officers, fresh and rosy under his pale
without a word or even a nod.
nounce that a stranger with a German !
accent demanded to be received. ;
The comte sprung up hastily. He
was very pale in the full light, and a
sort of restrained shudder seemed to
quiver through the muscles of his face
and his close-shut lips. He did not
speak, either—fearing, perhaps, to be
tray his emotion by the trembling of
his voice. He merely nodded his head,
but the servant understood—he was to
admit the visitor.
When he entered, liis manner un
■'I—I read in a paper, monsieur—" be
gan the stranger stammeringly.
The comte still smiled.
"Ah, I see, I know!" said he. "And
you think that it is you whom the ad
vertisement con.-erns? You bavé. then.
I presume, some reason for believing
moonlighted shadow, and hear still in :
the cries of frightened
women fleeing before me white as
phantoms. One of the them fell,
seized tier, clasped her in my arms; I 1
bore her away into another apart
mv cars
"Prunk, drunk and maddened, I re- i
peat, like a beast!
co ™ te had shut himsc.f in
his library—his custom every evening— ;
s " e hat ' remained alone with Otho at
! the window in the soft half-light of
the fading day, listening, responding.
j element ana^almost tender. ^ ^
"You know all my crime now, mon- i
sieur; dispose of me as you will. When j
j I read that paper, the paper that told ]
j me everything. X asked and obtained !
VnmfVa \ b. el T A !' that
command shall be done-I swear it!'
As the Herman officer stammered
out these last words, a young giri en
j tered the room hurriedly, like a child
' that has been running, and stopped
short, blushing and dismayed by this
!_ . ]ߧ ff, ,
roza i' »PPtoached her smiling always.
that slight, imperturbable smile.
"My sister," said he. "allow me to
i unexpected presence. Comte Moat
present — your
, "Otbo Immerman,*' returned the 1
officer, turning his head abashed and
' traAihiti
._u,, , .
! ' " * * me ' 1 rc P eat ' I
^ present to yon -\L Otho Immerman, )
. , as ' e . ODO " ® e I nl J 1 .'our
nii !j ln l J lar y ia ff e » u K avo a, '*
co , 1 r , ec l ! XL . ...
vT^'VÎ?" Ute ^ 0 ' ho vras suU ." Q
e o believe in h» happmeaa. rhe
comte, witu the smiling courtesy of a
f» 00 " ' lumored host had offered
, hospitality. _
»-onsider yourse.f in your own
"Ouse, riy guest, said he. adding
gen:a. y. Before two weeks have j
"°" e 06 u> - h ' ol ^ r ' a ® weil,
aru tlliä chateau, I shou d le.I you,
forms part of my sister s dot Nota
"ord. however.not a word to her of
\ " hat ls P ast 1 command lL
As for Brigitte, she smiled, too. and
name. monsieur.
Ah, but she was pretty and charm- ;
\ Otho began to love her deeply. I
, was not true that he had forced those
doors and windows and entered one j
; night, all bloody and besotted, into
, that peaceful dwelling and carried j
1 * w »y :n arms that swooning girl! ,
a lie,^ a hideous dream! j
^ • -- j
he ;
, loat peaceful uwe.nng and carried
away :n his arms that swooning girl!
j It was 3 l ie - a hideous dream! j
He was betrothed as other young
men «ere betrothed. and he
ioved her, this beautiful French ■
firl * h o «'as soon to he his wife, and
the lightest touch of whose little ,
finger filled him witn tremulous ec
He talked to her and told her all
about his own country and of the soft
myosotis blooms that they called [
•'vergisse-mtn-neicht," and of the'
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i i
_ > / CiTCf -~T 0 '''
Æii ». J I /!, ,,
9 illl UzJkl ! " '/
—l m m ' gfiy
j T> | tiTreiT Jrl' •
; I
l "d/ Tj®
<_ |l ». ;
/ / i JE RanT
-2LTij2?|T Wï'ïrfk fl
Tl . ft/ I
m r 'Vmif
' < » '
* S
young "irl* that met their lovers in
cemeteries in order to gather from the
t »mbs th»> Ptprni! flrrvpn; nf rloith tz»
1 guard against human forgetfulness ;
He read and snug to her from the
poets of his country, and she listened
dreamily and S ad:y and the hours that
brought nearer and nearer the longed
for wedding day passed for both of
theiI) .apparently in a mutual bios
»omin-* of tenderness.
; . „„ 1-.
I At last it came, thatwedumg n.ght.
and the marnage at the Maine was ;
over: also the brief ceremony that fol
lowed it at the church.and Brigitte de
Monirozay had become 31 me. Immer- '
. ... ...... .
Otho. h:s heart throbbing with joy, 5
was hurrying to the nuptial chamber, j
j when suddenly on the staircase above |
},; tn a ] am , flashed out, a figure !
stcpp eJ from the shadow and a hard
^ ■ - ....
hcrc arC r 00 «° ,n f * ,r % ' ,
It was the comte de Montrozay.
. Otho Iooked at hiro smiU ng!y.
,, b f repeated, to th.
C : ,antt „ ! my ' 1 e, c se, mon
j sle . u 5 . .
! * °' S ' r ' n . ^ e ,j. ,. , e ' ~ n
\A ». V*
! 1 ^ ! , ? h A debt postponed,
i "1? rohl* «Su,™ • |
j . A ^ h struel£ ^tho a j,o fu ln ;
., a . C , . ,, . . . ,. ,
At da, break there was a behind
j , e . ia a 0 ,a n 1» j
u,'. n . .
1 , her ° "T l ,° ash '?«'«°"*
j a . nd no v0 fiDd / au t . rhe mar ' ;
! r,a ^ a " d ^eanar-v-el had been equally ;
quiet An alleged quarrel over the
^ cupj( , v *, c l t . r tainly reason
f ljr tbe disappearance of a ;
s [ n gle German officer in the enemy's ;
country. Now the peasants who la- j
bor J the Montrozay g roaQd . and |
^hc vagabonds of the roads often see '
, the bars of the gate Mme.
otho Immerman, a young widow !
wboäe raoura jng garments are still
new , sm , Un g and danc l U g i„ the sun- |
light a white and rosy babe whose
» • • ,* '* * , ,
hair is yellow as spun gold and whose
: J 4 . * .
eyes are blue as the myosotis blooms
. ' al .... . . . , .
i that they call the vergisse-mein-nieht
; 0
i .
I i he debt was paid, but the babe
, a , . . .
was fatherless, and the young widow
i .. . ? .. , * ltaaf
j ^' les ? nly * ,wn ., thL ; »«'^-her l.ttle
sl,e f calls . ,l ' ln . sp,te °. f ber
| brother s frowning protest-is in her
! her arm*.
H e b at l forgotten everything,
! —,
; —
! 1
Pipkin—How much ought I to pay
I the clergyman
■poits—That lies entirely with thc
"How lies with her?"
"It all depends on how much you
I are to get with her."—Truth.
A C<
Originale«! bjr a soldier of Vlrgl.la for
. V VT: Far * M *- .
Lynch law had its origin in \ lr
j harassed and mercilessly subjected ;
; to every variety of insult and out
ragev A remedy was needed for this
insufferable state of things, a re me
; dy that should at once strike such
terror to those miscreants as would
relieve a community already suffer
i„„ f r0 m the effects of hostile inva
siou. Colonel Lynch was the man to '
-T»"»», according to a gentleman who
h „ iovm Clgmting the early big .
tory of that state. It was not mob
law. as it is now understood It was
orderly, methodical and fair in its
processes, and was strougly opposed
to violence or mob rule- Its dis
tinctive feature, according to the
New York Herald, was simply that
its decrees and findings were exe
cuted sternly and swiltlv upon the
spot of their delivery.
Charles Lynch, whose name is as
1 Ä , ... ,,
™J V 'kno«n
now Known a?» aits cl i\ncb
law," was a revolutionary soldier.
I and after the war endeil took up his
) ^id^ in fVnusylvania county.
The region in which he lived be
ea*ne at one period of the revolution
infested by bauds of Tories and out*
laws, whose depredations upon the
defenceless people extended from the
lower parts of North Carolina and
Virginia to the passes of the Blue
Bidge and headwaters of the Janies
ant j otber mountain streams De
ser t ers from both armies added
j strength and a semblance of organi
zat i oa to their operatiens. \\ her
eveP they appeared the terror strick
en inhabitants were plundered,
; take the lead in such an emergency,
I jj e su receded in organizing a body of
patriotic citizens, men of known char
ucterand standing
j plans for them, and securing their
approval, he at once proceeded to
j p U ( them into exireution- At the
, head of his followers he promptly
j ^r 0 t upon the track of the uususpcct
j ing enemy.captured many and caused
; the others to leave the country.
p U t them into ex«reution. At the
head of his followers he promptly
j got upon the track of the unsuspect
ing enemy.captured many and caused
the others to leave the country,
■ When any of these outlaws fei! into
his hands they were not taken at
, once to a tree and hanged or tied to
a stake and shot, as is now done un
der the perverted system or the pres
ent day. This was not according to
the code of Colonel Lynch and hi*
[ followers. So far from such a law
less procedure a jury was selected
from Lynch's men. over which he
presided as judge: the captivbs were
tried separately, the accused allowed
to make his own defense, and to
show cause, if he could, why he
should not be punished. If found
guilty the punishment was inflicted
I ° 0 til0 spot '. fhe 2 eneral impre salon
was that in all case* of Lynch law
the penalty wa* death. I his is a
mistake. A writer who knew <'ol-j
onel Lynch well was assured by him
that he never willingly condemned a
criminal to capital punishment: that
prisoners were frequently let off with
a severe flogging and then liberated
; on condition that they would leave
; the country.
»... .. .
. v ..
: ered in Sovr M< xieo or 'ti i/in'i ih
S S red \ n ^ c v Mexico or Arizona tho .
earthed a^Md^anishb^-b^to^l^n
mine, but this seldom or' never has
«» k.
; These holes ïn the mountains'are nat
ura l caves In limestone or sandstone
formations, but sometimes they lie :
between walls of hard rock, which
perhaps contain mineral deposits, in
dicatlng that the primitive civilized
Indians mav have dug their way in
following a soft streak in search" of
' ; °, ln - . ft * reak n search of
talc to use in pottery making, with
; „0 thought for precious metals.
Staiactite.«, snowy white, hang from
their roofs, and where mineral water
' bas percolated these crystallizations
tako »n gorgeous metallic hues.
5 Human bones arc sometimes found in
j these caves and other evidences of
| human woi-k or former occupancy.
! The Coffee cave and Kobinson's cave
in the Black range, in Southern
N ° W M . e * iC °l h " V ,° ^ ( eXplore , d for
8eVcra . 1 h " ndred f . ect ' and «»her large
caves in that region remain to b:- ex
Fellli.e fr*« hy Electricity,
Trees are felled by electricity in
the great forests of Galicia.
cutting comparatively soft wood the
to °* 13 * n tke I° rm an auger,
w bich is mounted on a carriage and
| is moved to and fro and revolved at
; the same time by a small electric
motor. As the cut deepens wedges
are io9ürted to preV c n t the rift from
j closing, and when tho tree is nearly
cut through an ax or a hand saw is
uscd to finish the work. In thi»
; way trees are felled very rapidly and
; with very mtle labor.
; Bob.jy, who has been sitting pa
; tiently half an hour—Mr. Boomer, I
j wish you would pop the question to
| rfolla
' Bella—Robert* you naughty boy*
what possessed you to make so pro
! posterons a remark?
Bobbv, sulkily—Well, anyway, ma
| said if he did you'd jura,, at the
chance, and I want to see you jump,
»»* „„„ cif* s«« 1
—lex as Siftings,
Having laid his
WantH t«> Sre II«? I» .lump.
III* C'otnp^nMntlon.
Wandering Willie—There's some
thin' in that doctrine 'bout castin'
yer bread on the waters.
Tottering Tom—Proceed!
Wandering Willie—Why, a cove
asked me to hold his coat while he
fixed his horse's hoofs, and I held the
coat Now the coat holds me. See?
—Boston Transcript
Th«, Rival*.
Mr. Richfello — Mis* Beau tie's
shoe-lace came unfastened, and she
let me tie it
Miss Pretty—She wears such tight
corsets she can't stoop.
|lilC< r.vu.u A.'U nu.UE.
, -
Crop rotation has become quite
essential to agriculture in ordci* to
keep up the fertility of the soil. 1ml
very few seem to consider it neces
sary to extend this same plan to the
fruit trees, vines and shrubs. Never
theless, it is pretty well known now
that the continuous growing of auy
one crop of fruits in one place tend,
to concentrate all of the blights,
sr °"
destroy these diseases is to kill off
all of 'the plants and trees, and to
burn root and branch. Hy trans
ferring the ore haul to another part
of the farm we can often obtain better
results than if we devoted all our
time to sprav ing and picking off iu '
fected leaves.
We generativ select the best soil
for potatoes and wish to grow them
there continually, but in time Might
and rot make it' impossible, and we
; bave t0 move the potato field The :
same is true with onions, sweet pota
toes, cabbages und other vegetables,
\ 0 „ , be sum,, holds exactly true
with raspberries, blackberries, cur
ran ts and other plants. We can in
*o mf . instances keep down the dis
eases by continuous spravin". but in
' ,i me th* diseases become' so*general
that an extra wet seasou is sure to 1
j M *- r ■w*" *
\trtuilr for Old <*r
.liur.lt la III* Fight Against II !,•»•*
and Inssrlt—Sour Slop—Farm Sot«»
Mint Hoius Hint*.
fruit Hot at Ion.
make the fungi ge. the better of us. ;
Uur strawberry beds should* be
changed every few year* and placed
in new localities where diseases will
not make their life precarious, say s
the American Cultivator Kaspberrr
vines, currants anil gooseberry
bushes cannot be moved so easily.
but new orchards have to be planted
every year or so. and these new one*
should be planten a* far from the old
ones as possible Even in the apple
and pe ai . orchard something in this a
line can be done. Old orchard* a* a
n ,i e suffer more from Might than
! young ones, and grubs and insect* !
increase rapidly in number* If the .
new orchard* are planted right along-I
side of them they are infested with .
the'insectii and disease* early in their i '
ü/ e . Crape vines require a change i
probably more than any other fruit. J
and every new vineyard planted '
■ should be separated from the old one*.
jf land is planted with other i
crops for a couple of seasons the J
g.*rm* of disease* will get out of the .
go jj.
\Ye can ward off disease fairly well
w jth »pray ing. and it is right that
this should be kept up persistently. 1
but with the present increase of in
«et, a nd disease, iu o'd orchards
the future must bring about such 1 ,
changes that it will lie absolutely
; necessary to adopt a system of rota
j tioo In our fruit crops'the same as
»ow practised with other crop*. It !
; i»al*o a question to be considered
whether such a change would make
. v t difference in tho soi! product
We know tho rotation for
! iold - TOP* makes the soil richer, and j
M m P rovci ^ 90 that the crops aro ,
[»^er and better. !H> not. all fruit
| ^ ces ' pl , antH * m ! v *1** ^
: th e /> f'?K"\ ,hlch
rau *» bo supplied in the cheapest
vvav a '• r '« a,ion?
- ~ '
,, , m . i
I have never yet been able to get
, anv D f the sour slop advocate* to tell
m „ wh thc 80 ,„, fermented, rotten
, gtt|(r r0 eommend as the food
# or wwiflf , Vw» t t*.r thiin nur« »mi !
' «. ■,n
ioned idea handed down f'-om father
t o son from time lmB»BM«tal. and
hag no more foundation than tho jail !
out o( which the p rigonorg used to
Ailf with the ace of
The nrinciml «lemirt« of nutrition
in corn is contained 1» the sugar and
starch found, and when we »oak thi*
corn untiI it gourg wo chan g e these !
two elements into a new one (acetic
acid) and lose the greater part of the
feeding value of the corn by the .
tomn? e to°Laintoin nl 'timt °« n e°iT ."n ;
, • . i ,a< ' '' . c '
(vincgrir) ha-* any valuo a» a food. .
Soaked corn, if fed before souring, is :
preferable as a food to drv. hard
corn. It soften* it and tho juices of
digestion act upon it more readily, j
digestion is hastened and at the !
sarno time more perfect. But lot it I
remain in soak until it »our» and wo i
ruin all the good we have done had ;
we fed it at the proper time. Î
A brood sow requires a specially j
arranged pen fo'r the safety of the j
young pigs. It should be at least j
eight feet square, and have safe- i
guards around the sides so that the
little pigs may escape under them
when the old sow lies down, and
escape being crushed, as many are,
for want of this guard. It consists
of a board fitted to the side of the
pen at right angles thereto, and eight
inches from tho floor, supported by
upright pieces at distances of two or
throe feeL
Iho feed trough nhould lie built
vne to tho floor ho that no apace*
*y bo left for the pigs to crawl in 1
d get fast. I he trough should lie
shallow, so that tho pigs may not get J
in and bo drowned. A second apart
ment should be provided, so that one
of thorn maybe kept clean, which
thc sow will Iks careful to observe, i
for a pig is a cleanly animal when
thc facilities for cleanliness are af
Wind iir.sk« Mom.titnss i n | nr ,„„.
A free circulation ol air, es|>ecially
on low ground. Is often a better
guarantee against Injury from free/
ing than is a wind break. It is in
cold still weather, rather than when
winds are blowing, the frost »et-
ties down into valleys, ami there
doe , ,.,vat damage to vogeUtlO'i,
while that on higher land ex,>oaed
I to wiud «scape*. Animal* feel
1 cold most iu the wind. 1 hey are
gu itijj t*îT •• a Mi* ''-^m ciMj'Hi'.wptum
of air and food, and the wind bring*
; cold air to the surface of the *kin a*
fast as that in contact with it can be
heated. The most intense cold very
rarely is carried by wind* along the
earth's surface, it cornea from the
u()fH , r regions of the atmo-phere in
ti ra e» when the air is still except
(or co ld air setting down and the
w „ rm « r air rising. Hence it often
h that WlM ier frulls like
heg „flen ea-ape winter killing
wUeD pUntod on side hill*, white
theh . bud s will be Masted when tho
tre ow tb<> sheltering lover!
lltadg in the valley. Yet for a re.i
tzzz. ssx: -1
K*. P lu* l> «*••
if every farmer would head his
poultry each year by birds not re-I
tated to the fowls on his place be,
could make enough out of 10» hens,
' to supply his family with ail the
groceries needed and sliil have
enough left to pay for the feed
This is probably true even when alt
the egg, and chickens used on the
place are counted in if the flock is
: given good care. The purchase of
cockerels from a known breeder each
year is best as long as one is using
graded stock, hut the proper way lo
do on the larm is to run a good yard
of pure breeds and buy or exchange
for a good hen or pullet, and keep
her egg* separate, mark her chick*
with a pinch in their feet and keep
1 only cock erels from these and pullets
The half)
; from your own stock.
blood outer«»* i* enough each year,
but this needs cate and judgment
to keep the breeding di*tinet
* *
Ihm t neglect salting the cows.
( lover should be cut very fine
when fed to the hen*
The dairyman must not begrudge
the cow alt she will caL
Kve lurnishes good pasture and 1«
a good green manure crop
| n England considerable attention
i, , )a id to ralsinir nhcasant
! . t .
. 1 ' !r keys pb keel dry lommaoa t* t
Ur ,> "'* an w i. u ». a « • .
. 1 he duck» Intended for spring lay
i ' n F * ho "W not be mail.* too fat.
i Common stock on the market* al
J way* have to stand back till the be t
' classes are sold.
The tcmfM>raturc of the cream has
i more to do with the butter coming
J than roost people think.
. If you have never tried dehorning.
or preventing the growth of horn*
try iL We prefer prevention
i. i.k,, In tn;,,. m*n to .
1 at llairvin , r h , t ... '
Î* t '"where ell for ^ôft «In
' Mmtw *î er » fw * ' oft •*»»«'
1 , » h * "»•«•« c more profitable on tb.
. !" 11,0 k'-'ding. Iwcauwi »he
J > afKiut a* much work and
rai»o a colt each year.
! » nn a,,imal »• »Howed to be
rom " v,;r - v J 100 " It will require so
much feed to bring it ba.-k that it
nül v ® p V protttabl«.
The American Sheep Breeder »ays
j that exercise make* wool: quiet and
, make f»t. sheep in prim*
»'«k order l ^ e fa **^ nfW | l
, P
stronger than that nf »poor one.
There 1, no reason why n man or
*«»•" * ho , ha ' »'»"'nE *'«*'
a " d mal < ln If butter for years, with
i plenty of dairy literature at hand
should not be as competent a* any
man emnloycd in tho creamerv is '
T ^e fa'-mer'vhocenter, hi, hope,
! n an«l cattlo. says an
change. Will have a mue;i morn even
an ^ *» l i»Iartorjr course beforo him
'5" , " ly OS *
! h ° An **
,l '
Cream boiled make* the coffee
richer and docs not chill iL
difficult to keep his land
Irt heating whites of egg» for
meringue or frosting do not add tho
sugar until the egg is «tiff.
. Flatirons should bo kept n* far re
; mOV,!d ,rom tho ' ,u * a,n ,,f «'"oklng a*
possible, as this is what causes them
. to ri»«i
: , , , . ,
"toned tomatoes are nice »tewed
n " d bakcd ,n . a!tor «»to loy.ir* of rice
j ZiulTT HOft * onin, f ,l ' n la >^»
! wl h bat , 1 ' P ° P,, ° r ' *"
I n ,na kmg coffee remember that
i ^ irott( * er ihe bottom and the
; 8m *" er topof tho ve»»ol in which
Î y° 11 prepare it tho better thc coffee
j wil1 l *'
j «rushed immediately
i «' alcI ' poured upon it. it will yield
nearly double the amount of it
hilarating qualities.
To cut fresh bread
u p.
If tea l>o ground liko
coffee or
before hot
so that It may
be presentable when served, heat the
blade of the brcadkntfn by laying
til-stone silo and then the other
across tho hot stove.
Always keop a jar of cracker dust
* ex
on hand for breading, or el*e »ave up
I all piece«« of bread and once u u ..».H,
dry them in an open oven, then place
them in a bag and pound until fine.
1 Mix fine sawdust with glue to a
stiff paste for filling nail holes or
J cracks, and tho patch will hard I v be
discernable i«n.. i» «1... .
j„ 0 f the H ame wool ihn 1 ' ' * w< . Il '
„ t '»mended.
i Almo *J' »nything made with bak
l?5ii I>0 uh° r <,,in ^ rai »e'' quite as
„ ' ", h "'-V or huttcrmilk
and soda, allowing one even tea
spoonful of soda to each pint of milk,
|„ preparing frogs for tho table use
only tho hind quarters. Wash In
warm water, then soak In vinegar
and salt for an hour. Scald »horn and
then remove the skin, wipe dry and
fry ln butter.
«>i«i unaibis a*w
About for Thro« Vouu,
.. Mr , Grimshaw!"
-Well. *hat Is it?" S _
it was Henri Spooudrifi. onl* _
4lli j heir of old Spouthlrifi, th./fUT
rueivhant, who spoke first, St-cordi«''
to the Chicago Times. He had left
Maud*» (irimshaw in the parlor mi
entered tha library to a*k her fathaS
consent. 1
-Mr. (irimshaw. I—1
I -Y«*, I know. You nr« young Mr
Spoondrift, son of your daddv aaâ
„11 that, but don't spring *? v 1
chestnut* on me! If you have*!/
lblni{ lo out wUh f t WJ '
| - M r. (irimshaw. lor the last thx.
| , , j h , Uu ''*
j * .*■ V ( _
ar ound' h cre for the lait threi^V' 1
| *^ d y™ must
Hs -» * s* *~ '• *3
j anything you wish to say to lae be
j fore we part.
j Mir. ^1 love love that is J
—I uddmg. probabiy? So do I, if it'*
the right sorL Young man, do jo*
think I care two continental cocked
j hats whether you love pudding«
, not
-Mr (Irimshaw. can I speak to
you. pleadingly inquired the ym»*g
mau. M
-tvpcak to mo. Why. blame ye«
eyebrow*. I've been trying ay hut
to get you to talk! What in thuadsr
alls you. auyhow? If yt»u want a
nick« l for car fare, why don't yo«
; ask for it like a titan instead of a
. chest protector?*'
; "For threw years 1 bava lovod yoar
daughter Maude''' desperately an
j nounoed Henri
-You have' Then you are an tdhA!
»» I ts In *
V**a!* f
j A man who will spoon around for
| three tong years hasn't the sense el
a chickadee ltoe* Maude suspect
that you love her. as you call it?*
-She does lam sure that »h«
likewise return* my love. *'
-Yes. she's just flatlieaded enough
bhe could have her pick of a dotes
, football chap*, and jre* she waaU le
marry a young man who couldn't poll
» turnip up by the roota!"
' Mr (irimshaw. I am not an alk
h«t I will
' Miu * U P' Vml mcma f 00
| Icara to rldn a bike or bc«mm a
r j, am pion runner, put I don t cars
two conts about that! Ilow quick
van you marry Maude?"
-Whv. in two or three month*. If
the dear angel I* willing''
-Two or three months' Yotinf
man. you skate tack to the parlor
nnd tell her ll » got to come off with*
In two week«' Not a blamed day
longer' I've be«-n ready to gl*» »J
Consent for the last two years and a
ha,f . and now the spooning mstfl
come to an end. tio bop skate
get ready tiroarryordle
. .
rho whale Is dcsUnod todlsappsW
from the North 1'aciflc much mors
speedily than he was driven frdo
S the eastern approaches to the Arctic.
The whale Bret sailing out of the
port of San Francisco has this ysar
| caught In tbe Arctic raglooa ao les*
than ISA) whaioa I no product et
tnis anon's catch would havo Md
repre-entod by about |2,0»".000 bad
lDrM year« a|a **000 on« '»«aw
I '^n* Md''I » tHl'SlS
~-KlTÆ^rïh.î. ua .îriSÏÏ
Xstoi^tm ^ is do'«
" r -IB il M
,' h h . ti. iorv bT
I h« »halo **
* a,ll ng vesawls h»« for »0010 ti**
*»00 unprofitable. What the »ailing
<r » n not do in a lifetime of
whaler will pretty
- vnrv
| t " P ' ^
WI«T Une« Was Tbfir Tall»
AH dog* wag their tails when
pleased, und the movement is gsoer*
j ally understood by their human ««so
ciale» ns »n intimation that they or»
J very happy. The chief «loliS h *
wild dogs, a* with modern hound*
ami «porting dog*. I» In tho ch»*s
and it» ac«*o!?i puny ing Gxcilctneot
i and consequence*. *
en ,. e „/ I«
I» Invariably tho Um«
| tall* are wagged for tho common
i good. The wagging Is almost •>* ' n *
«« i-i» i • # ,lu f„r«
variable accompaniment of thin ft r«
of pleasure, which is one (>1 tbs
When Iho pro»
first doter Usd
chiofc»t among tho agreeable «mo
tion» when in a wild »tato. Owing lo
*omo inosculation of tho ncrtpU*
mechanism the association of pleas
ure and wagging ha* Vs-como so is*
inseparable that tho movonmnt of
the tail follow* this emotion, what
ever may call it forth.
Honb 0 l*»rt «»•» of II» • Alf
A scientific man »ays that ho h**
It Is that th«
mado a discovery,
worst air is found in two strata, one
n»ar the ground—everybody know»
that and tho other at a height of
about ninety font This height
represents tho avorago altltud*
of tho discharge of gas. sniok*
j an«l off-nsiro fumes given
''y factories and other industrial
It has also
appurtenance* of a city.
boon found within a few year«
0,10 I* just a« apt to get malaria if **•
I live* on i\ dry, woll*«lrainecl tdup#
• ltK,V0 » marsh or stagnant water**
H ho lived In tho marsh
I r „ llia Irulu
. Kaui* Fruiu
1 Southern Europe Iho pea«»
1 always eat fruit in its natural shap»
nod never think of treating »« t0
dose of sugar, salt or other »e** 0 "
Ing. Around Naples ami In Malsg»
tho people bito a hole In tho orange
suck out tho juicu and then throw
the orange away. Small American
people often do tho sum», hut th«
American must try his hand at 1»;
proving nature, so ho puts a lump o'
sugar In It. An orange planter
think* suqh • thtfiff 4 mMNU**

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