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"' wrua the Sed-t r ot salE TWUE OAE DL ag For aaSdbale M~ LME COMPeAII. - la TEETH LE ernet Be adle and -T EE C.l BRoNDl. hutchm 9 Iool s a e or - W-~Y#I INGT ~b~ 5. SehoelT ~BggD Buinesar Personals-lO Tyl WrHITE The Hatter T Velour. Felt and Panama Hats. Cleaned, T IDyed and Reshapled. 119 University Place. Zah 1" Rebt W. L. BAKER work TOOL. AND MODEL MAKER SW (h All kinds of maehine parts manufactured. - in%.ttions 1,, -Iop,-d. d.s.ignung and draw ing. b51 Carondelet. 2-5-2O Delivery in Algiers every Thursday. Bruce Seed & Poultry Co. I INOUBATORS, BROODERS, FEEDS HIGH-GRADE FLOWER. FARM AND VEGETABLE SEEDS. 732 Poydras St. NEW ORLEANS. LA. The GAS STOVES, GAS GRATES, W. L Instantaneous and Automatic Heaters last Relined and Repaired. Jacch 33o I C. J. MARS Powd 13$57 Magazine St. Verrt SPEARING & COMPAN1t, (Established 1817) If SAIL MAKERS. Awninr, Flags, Tarpas- mak, line and Tents, Theatrical Work a Spesisaty, Cumberland Phone, .Main 3891. Corner Ca nal and Tchoupitoulas Stu. New Orleans, An t the l Citizens Bank of eat : of Lo5ibasý a :: E n 620 Gravier Street a _not OLDEST BANK SOUTH Thrift Stamps and War Savings the Stamps for Sale tie. Savings Deposits Bear 4% In terest. El Compounded Semi-Annually n rats. a terest on Mortg. es TI lO$50.0) payments on prilni- eche p:al reduces interest. No bonus. Liberty Homestead , 730 UtMMON wor shel MRS. L. D. HILL, 540 Vallette St., The Diplomacy Hair Dresser. Agent for Mime. C. J. Walker. CH, 1St City mer and RepoIar Shop " We repair anything who ® Binoles, Clocks, Umbrellsa, etc. tho 819 TechA S8t.R-Pl, Stilt, prom F. A. BRUNET and m Established 178 ondhe JEWELRY w-ith ® 7 Royal St. port Expert Repairing Done. and here they Adamr' i1-i-t tion iIAl 132 ST. CHARLES STREET. tion SInc( han FELIX DORNE, JR. Mill. PIsataties sad and Sgineers' i pplies Paints and Oils. El. tion el PtaSne rest. Phess Aliers 5. -in WALL P R.IsII, tlonIN HAVE YOUR WALL PAPERING DONE to BY A PRACTICAL PAPER HANGER. gag HUCEI S son a ALIX ST. Dpon Phase Ailess tL omr Adams' Hats by 2 ST a. CHAnr S STRT. Por woon Arr NL por OHN, KAPPLeR. s lmad e I Coal. Fire- lan wood and ice. Expree to hire. 447 Elmira ups Avest Phone Algiers -W. In MULTIORAPHING, MIMEOGRAPHING. Ao TIYPWRITING. PRINTING. for OEDNA WATERSON A CO. InA 7 PHONE . tir S 11 KA ONIC TEMPLE. of IR, Phone IHemlock 2Sf. Oxy-Acetylene and 1Welding, Brasing. stei *0 AJAX MODEL ; u. WORKS ! -R. Holbrook, proprietor. Keys made, locks e repaired, models made, inventlons per- n feeted. LIght machine work. Prompt ser- ahi vice. 01 Bourbon Street, New Orleana, La. A Atomoiles Etc.ON1 n. * OPENED BUSINESS FOR HIMSELO; of Waty 1474. 5-12 foo OR- WICK SERICEr em- General blackSmithing, Wate is- tal Jnd andspebbeltT -l -e - PARMERS' . Duat te wlS.hltlsas SCi0iaER & SONS, Inc., h S Gearal iach Slmith Wer& I e51-t34 Islar St. Phonesa .3557-3602 - OFM ANDa a D I UO-AND KASUULL tIr rls. W. i. PerktaO s. Cro Ist, - a Reoom 34 cusech's BUins. Make -Prices reseonablea 0 1S2 ST. CARLS STlrr. eoiled M. EIATh* HOARD, 141 420 Diana St. Phone Algisrs 1 .W. Alix and Bermuda streets. Chedee Deed, PeekV.1 alnsa Mttes Mast say tae at dai. 5. car aIRe Tow WIL NaTE NUB emual ALUMA UAUIU SUN. USFIW U., lha. use Has Im se amaicu YaRD Typewriting, Etc.-14 Com erc ln Typewrixr Ex 4chage TYPEWRITERS AND ADDING M.ACHlIN L+. Rebuilt typeswriters always is. stock, any make bought. .old. ex,'h:anued; all repair work and rebuilt t- h o iwriter. guaranteed. - 300 C'h artres. Vain 219. 11-24-"'1 41 (;odchaux Itidg. Teachr of Sh,r!th:lad. Tyl .ritingc and Iik k.-lieping. l-a y unid night 'la""'-s. l'.ta liiherd I :;. 2-17-J1 The w )rd designing in the ad of W. L. Baker was mis.-pel:ed in our last issu-. Those to receive the Jacobs candies are J. S. Peterson, C 330 Elmira .Ave . Loui- Zinc. Jr.. 12, Powder St.. and Mrs. A. Curry, 53 Verret St. T. If dollars fall mach lower, why not sinet make gasoline legal tender? I't Among the prominent benefactors of brui the human race is the Iceman. Peni nm+) If the weather seelms too hot think dtl es of next winter's coal and be happy. for life Disappearing beds are nothing new. M Everything is out of sight nowadayl. Cou that If women vote this fall it will be had another occasion for buying a new hat. Bro,' Sthe The automobile that goes over into D,,v the ditch turns, of course. mud tur- had tie. livil _ceiv Even the professional pacifists will spill not object to the proposed war on Pn rats. girl girl The chinch hug was a little behind th schedule, but has arrived this season, ton as usual. con This world-wide indisposition to d work hard hangs on even worse than lv. shell shock. lool CHARTER. car Sma CHARTER OF THE LOUIIAN'A TIRE too COMPANY, INCORPORATED. she State of Louisiana. Parl-h of Orleans. I City of New Orleans: Be it known. That CUT on this 11th day of January. 1,21. hbefore me. Victor K. Kiam. a notary public. in and for the Parish of Orleans. personally sil1 iarnle and appeared the several ipe'rsoils on whose nlleis aire hereiunto suhaolrihr.d ill the presen., of the nnderlrirned witne- es chi who severally dl,'lar,.d that availing therm- selves of the provi-inns of the law of the SState of Loudsiana in such case made and Th provided. they have covenanted and arreed. he and do by these presents covenant. nLrc. and hind themselves as well as all such others as may hereafter become a~sociate4. with them. to form and constitute a cor- it? poration for the objects and purposes and under the articles and stipulations hereinafter set forth and expressed, whi'h they adopt as the charter of this corpora tion. to-wit: ARTICLE I.-The name of this corpora- il tion shall be the Louisiana Tire Company. he Incorporated. and under this name shall 1fk have and enjoy all the rights. advantages. Id and provisions granted by law to corpora . tions for the full term and period of ha Ninety-nine (99) years from this day. It shall have the power to contract: to sue pe and be sued: to make and use a corpora tion seal and alter the same at pleasure; do to hold, receive, purchase, convey. mort gage and hypothecate. property, real per- bi sonal and mixed, corporeal and incor- so poreal; to name, appoint and elect such offers, directors,. managers, agents and I employees as its business may require: to w makaand establish. alter and amend such by-laws, rules and regulations, for the government of the affairs of the said cor- hi poration as may be required. ARTICLE II.-The domicile of said cor- th poration shall be in the City of New Or leans, Parish of Orleans, State of Louis- al Slana, where legal process shall be served ra upoq the president of the corporation or in his absence as directed by law. ARTICLE III-This corporation is p1 formed for the purpose of engaging in the P, business of manufacturing, repairing, buy ing and selling automobiles. automobile di tires, automobile supplies and accessories Q of every type and description and of en gagling in the said business at wholesale ne and retail. for Import and export for It self and as agent, and generally to have I all such powers and privileges as are In cidental or relate to the objects and pur pose hereinbefore set forth or may be nec essary or convenient for affecting said ob jects and purposes of this corporation. t£ S ARTICLE IV.-The capital stock of this tl e corporation is hereby fixed at five thous- P and dollars (5.000.00). divided into fifty shares of one hundred dollars ($100.00) g Seach. said stock to be paid for before is- d - suing and to be fully paid and nonacccns able. The corporation shall begin business a as a going concern as soon as fifty per cent of the capital stock shall have been -Isned and paid for. The remaining stock shall be offered to Ben Frank of Nashville. * Tenn.: 3i. Pilak. Nashville. Tenn.: Abram AS Frank. Nashville, Tenn.: J. D. Freedman. i; of New Orleans, and Victor C. Burk. of M. New Orleans. in proportion of one-fifth of ON the capital to each, said stock to be paid -12 for at par. before offering the same to the 1 - general public. The corporation may is- t sue the shares retained to the stockhold ers in case the profits of the business are , taken in and become a part of the capital. =g The profits so treated must equal in value the par value of stock issued. No stockholder shall sell or in any way dispose of. mortgage, or hypothecate his IG stock without first offering it to the cor poration which shall have thirty days to i decide whether it will purchase the stock or not. For the purposes of sale, such stock shall be valued in accordance with the financial report of the corporation im- a mediately preceding the offer to sell. SAll transfers of stock must be made upon the books of the corporation and the I original certllfete surrendered, properly endorsed. The corporation shall have the power to inerdse its espital stock to one I k I hundred thousaad dollars ($100,000.00). ARTICLE V.-The a firs of this cor- I poration shall be controlled by a Board of Directors coasisting of nat less than three 1 Directors. said Directors to be aleted an nunally by the staockholders. The Board of g Directors shall elect annualily a President. Vlce-Presldent, Secretary-Treasurer and - General Manager. The last two offices may be held by the same peson. The Di rectors may vote by mail on questions to be determined during the year and a ma. jorlity vote in this manner shall be con trolling as to the question submitted. ARTICLE VI.-This corporation shall have all the rights and powers conferred ut, pon corporations by the constitution and the laws of LoMisiana whether such pow Sers are speciUcally set forth and claimed 153. or not. No statement of its powers and authority shall be considered a limitation of said power and autbority. - In testimony whereof said parties have hereunto sialgned their names in the pres ence of me. Notary. and undersigned wit nesses and set opposite their names the amount of stock sanbscribed by each of them in order that this may also serve as - the original subscription list of the or poratione. (ORIGINAL SIGNED): Ben Frank, 10 shares, Nashville, Ten.: Victor C. Bark, 10 shares, New Orleans, W. La.: Joseph D. Freedman, 10 shares, New I -- Orleans. La. Witnesses: J,. H. Wiener. Gerald Netter. raer VICTOR K. KIM . Bet, Notary Publie. ay I, the undersigned, Recordero of Mort gases, in and for the Parish et Orklans, - State of Louilsaa, do hereby eartify that the Act of Inceorporation, of the Louisiana Tte Co., Ise, was this day aduly recorded in my eooee in Book , foell -, New Orleans, January U, U21. (SIGNED) ROUT. SCOTT. A true cop. D.".Ii., VICTOR E rIA,, 5.. . . - . -T. 'Ron 'That Theat !" Shadow i dlehav of the l his el, of t opene, Sheltering 1 ay his hi Pines ou:ln Pul usithem d New Romance of the too. Storm Country wlhy I to wt By ldugh GRACE MILLER WHITE upson wear if-if Copyrtiht by the H. K.. Fly Company. they Al CHAPTER XIV. Sarar _Kathe A Will Is Changed. "I The two years that had passed out a since Tony Devon had entered the "N, l't'ltdlehalven home, the greater part Tonn' of which she had spent In school, had brusq brought about many changes. Paul "AI P'endllhaven had taken his place Docts I among the worldl's workers, but this he ri dos,,, not say that he did not still long hand, for the child who had gone from his last life eighteen years before. Th Mrs. Curtis was no nearer giving tliel Cousin John to Katherine as a father had than she ever had been, and Ithaca neck, had caught no sight of Iteginhhld her. Brown since he had fled from it with "T the notion that he might follow Uriah chok Devon behind the prison bars. Philip qile had carried on his wonderful work, the' living In the joyous letters he re ceived from Tony and spending his ing t spare time in ansuwring them. one morning Tony came to Paul Pendl.-haven, smiling and blushingly thou girlish, and he motioned her to a lit- that tl, stool at his feet. turn "Dr.rling." he began in a moved etch tone, "I sent for you because I've o come to perhaps the most important ther deelion of my whole life." .~ Tony glanced np at him wondering. vnd ly. He appeared solemnly sober and he'll looked as if he hadn't slept hom "If it affects me, Cousin Paul, It can't he greater than the one you ence - made over two years ago when you cool Stook poor little me into your home," to a she asserted. tHis hand fell lovingly upon her t curly head as though in benediction. They both lapsed into a long a y silence, the girl's dreamy eyes fixed S on space, and the man gazing at her lent shining head. "Tony," he ejaculated at length. two ý There was something in his voice as will I. he pronounced her name that dis- her pe olled her revery instantly. "Yes," she breathed. "Yes, what Is Sal It?,, to Pendlehaven cleared his throat. Do< "'h I would never have believed that hay anyone could have wormed her way into my 'heart as you have," he told tis Y. her. "How would-how would you wit like me for your lather?" aur a- Tony tried to speak but, seeing he had something else to add, waited ex. ed e pectantly. the a- "Once, as you know," went on the ape . doctor, "I had a little girl of my own, 1o r- but the years have been so long and life rt so many since she was taken away, hol ad I feel I shan't have her again in this 0111 to world." he Tony's dark head dropped against bat r- his knee In silent sympathy. as "Could you think of me as your fa- pot r- ther, dear?" he said after an emotion is- al silence. the ed 'Tm not ft for that," sighed Tony. are or"No, no, not that. I come from peoe Th is ple who are not your kind, Cousin me he Paul. You know that Everybody Oh Sdoes! Then rm not so good as you es think I am. First of all I haven't al- me ways told you the truth." " C t- "So my brother told me," remarked so' Doctor Paul. "Long ago be took me r- into his confidence about the poison in ,i b my medicine. rye watched you for two years, Tony, and it seems to me Re is that I know every secret of your souL tel I rm sure you love me, dear child. Fm be o0 going to adopt you legally for my of is- daughter. After this rm your father, th and I give warning to my Captain to per MacCauley that if he tries to take you no 2 from me, he's going to have some fight on ii. on his hands. From now on, I'm not m Cousin Paul. I am-whatt" th of "My father," gulped Tony. "It o seems as if I couldn't stand so much T the happiness. And if you're my father, at 1 that makes Cousin John-" ty are "Your uancle," laughed a volce from hE tal the door. "So Paul has told you, has g le he, little girlt Well. Tony, you oi var wouldn't have slept a wink one night I his if you'd heard our argument about w to you. We spent several hours wran- bi ock gling which of us should adopt you. I ih said I should because I saw you first Im- and Paul--" t ade "Has the prior right because yo t the saved Ine, Tony," Interrupted PauL h srly "Now I think the family had better oe know of our changed arrangements." ) Paul Pendlehaven acted as spokes. cr- man when Mrs. Curtis and her daugh. e ter, Kathernlae, hadbeen summoned to an- the library. He told them very grave. lent. ly that an his will now stood, his b and brother, John, and his cousin, Sarah. a were the benefldaries of It Mrs. Cur' a to is smiled at him and arranged the Slace ruffles around her neck. "You've always been most goner hal eus, Paul dear." she simpered. ad "But now," went on the doctor. payI. ow- Ing no heed to the lady's remark. "our ed honsehold's going tohave a mistress." ition Katherine lifted her chin from the e palm of her hand. and Mrs. Curtis res- straightened up. Were her ambitions it going to be realised after all? Was t it Paul who was going to put hl,: in e as her rightful place? The smile hre,:d cor- ened on her lips anld he -n,,rk '.'." with a hh, yvpv s'ib et , -.. mn.: mit Comus Paul looked very h ul I some, yes, evn handsomer than Cou sin John. What a fool she had beesm ttr. not to have caught him sooner. ic. "The woman you pt at the head of ort. your home will be most fortunate and ins happy, dear PaL" sha murmured. ** "I hope so," retumned Pendlehua'vea, irds and Doctor John pulled at the corners Noe at his mouth te hsp back a amaklcols -* "Im going to adopt my Dwose oe'. Docter Paul had oly tlame eaeg t make iLd satmn when Mlm Ole" tls Snmad as ier I "You couldn't do that!" she cried. p lces 'That would be wicked, Paul. abso- i Sht lutely wicked! Oh God, don't do turned that !" Salvat Without heeding In the slightest his wh,, T cousin's bitter ejaculation, Paul Pen- and h dlehaven picked up a box that lay at put tý his elbow. With much ceremony he opened It and took out an exquisite t'ri'k pearl necklace. girl'ý "I do not need to remind any of man,,, you," he sail. turning his eyes from "A his brother to his two white-faceld sne,r cousins, "that thete belonged to amy the I11 dear wife. I have always consideredl in hen them the property of her daughter ",Ai too. That is the reason, Katherine, gro, why I've always refusda your request tough to wear them. lIut now I have a .11 tl daughter." lie turned smiling eyes twi.e upon Tonnihel. "I shall allow her to in." wear them whenever she wishes, and ~ If-if her lost sister Isn't found, then iyou they are hers-hers forever." gte i1 A long hissing breath broke from ga!n~ Sara_ Curtis, and a gasp came from me t! Kathe rine. .. t "I couldn't wear them," Tony got out at length, "I simply couldn't." 'er." "Not to please me, your father, aer.n Tonnlhel?" demanded Paul, almost ly. brusquely. with "And me, your new uncle?" laughed ithr, Doctor John. "Why. honey, little girl," yoer he reached out and took Tonnihel's me." hand, "don't look as if you'd lost your ,. last friend !" asks Then Paul Pendlehaven drew Ton- will. nibel Devon'to his side, and, when he The had clasped t. e Jewels around her us. neck, he lifted her face and kissed are her. grow "There, little daughter!" Ills voice bitin choked with emotion, hut he con- You quered his feelings and went on, A pi "they're very lovely, very precious, t. Tony, doubly so because you're wear- of s tng them." .., l "Oh," she exulted, "how happy I "an( am! . . . It isn't the pearls, .I though they're slmlpi great, but it's in i that I have some real people." She ., d turned a flushed and radiant face to she' each man. "Somebody that's my very but own. My mother's dead, and my fa- ..l ther-" his "Is in prison," snapped Mrs. Curtis, mar vindictively. "I'm wondering what . he'll say to all this when he comes mact It home." "To "Ills opinion won't make any differ- hea u ence to us," Paul Pendlehaven stated R coolly. "lie has forfeited every right whc to any claim on Tony." her, r "ideous " exclaimed Mrs. Curtis, sec and "Well, I never," dropped from pro Katherine. to "And," went on Doctor Paul, re- aw lentlessly, for he knew the barbs that his were being thrust inte the souls of his wa two cousins. "I'm going to change my moi as will in favor of my new daughter , s- here-" pro "And I mine In favor of our young ee i Salvation Army captain who is going . to marry my new niece," chuckled "Jo Doctor John. "I guess that's all we von at have to say, Paul." old ay In silence Katherine and Mrs. Cur ,Id tis faded from the room, carrying with them bitter humiliation and 'nursing outraged feelings. he "It's all your fault, mamma," scold e, ed Katherine, bursting into tears when they were in the seclusion of their own he apartments. "You've whined and wept t yourself right out of Cousin John's nd life, that's what you've done. God, hy, ow I hated that girl when I saw Car his oline's pearls around her neck 1" "What are you doing nowt" thrust ast back her mother. "Aren't you crying as if your heart would break? I tell fa. you tears---" on- "Oh Lordy, tears What good do they do?' came sharply. "Here we ny. are without a future, without a home I eo- That interloper will see we go the sin moment Paul gets out those papers I )dy Oh, what shall we do?" on "I wlsh that man--her father, I al. mean-was out of Jail," mused Mrs. Curtis. "I really believe he could do sed something, Katie. Perhaps, Reggle--" me Katherine wiped her eyes with a In sudden movement for "Mamma, why don't you send for " me Reggle?" she questioned. "Now, lis tiL ten to me. Reggle conflded in me rm before he left that he really was fond myl of that girl, and if-- Oh, mamma, rI've her, thought of a wonderful thing. Send ala for Reggie, shove the girl under his you nose every minute. Let him cut Philip Ight out-" not "And perhaps have my son marry that thing," objected the mother curtly. "It "That thing, as you please to call uch Tony Devon, is one of the prettiest pl her, and richest young women in this coun ty," Katherine snapped back. "She's om helress to the Pendlehavens, and en has gaged to be married to a man who you owns half the town. Thing. eh? Well, t iht I think she's a little higher up In the out world at this moment than my half- e1 ran brother, Reggle, if you want my opin- w . Ion." lrst, That night an argent message from the frantle mother traveled by wire Ic yo to Reginald Curtis, summoning him a 'auL homr 'tter - F ta." CHAPTER XV. ugh The Last Card. d to One day some weeks later, Regid ave nald Brown walked rapidly along the h his bumlevard past the row of squatter rab shacks. He had received word that t Uriah Devoa rleased from prlso, the would ancher the Dirty Mary neat the Hoghole in her sccustomed place. Devon was on deck when Brown ran up the gangplank. p1 "So you came, old topR" was Urish's Sgreeting "It's good you did; I want Sto know what's doin'." the A woman came to the door of the mcabln and peered out When she saw the newcomer, she scowled and went rback. in thought you sai.d she was deasd" '4 commented Reggle, with a wag of his bead toward the spot where the wom an had stood. L "Well, she ain'ti Worse luck" gowled Uriah. "I told that to the kid to make her feel bad. Ede was wining to be dead for a while, any bow. What's the news of Tony?" "Oh, she's ~ lady now," answered egise, aarastically. "The Pendle haves have sent her to school ever mes d yes went away. My mother tells s Pul Penldlebhaven's goang to adopt her. And what do ye. think else' A i "I eensh'PirsG the .. 'Gos pieces with curiosity. ire anena. -Now and tell me." Ing to "She's copped Phil MancCauley." re- . ri: turned Recintrld; "Ithaca's snob of a "I Salvation Army cea4taln, the fellow what wh, thre.w me In th In lke that dlty, In..'e and he's a rich as the I'en.lhv'tens hla put toz.'the.r." " "'W ,ll,. h,. wou't 'et 'er." n ,."ertMl Irr:'n rltiah. sha:trpy. "I've till y,,, the *'l .' girl's rich t,,o. llH-r father's got N, . nln'y to turn." " "A lot of ,o'I thnt'll do you, Itv." t, ' flns',resI itl "ch.. "She woulhn't look at I L' the like' ,f you and Edilt i. Y.nu arenl't if I In her cluss inyy nlre." "l "Ain't I s,?" . 'uer!.'d ri von, r"i grroiic! ly. "I rc.'kon her hi le rin't no 4'.: tougher nor thltck-r'n It uiet o, I. "!:,hin I'll tlun'p h--llt out of 'or on,.' or l I,-' twl'e; I'11 show 'er what clams .-he's "I " "You'll have to cantch her t,-f',re you tent her, won't you, ltyv?' '.-g .i Mr gte innquinr,,l taunthtnly. "1lhowre y,,u o'r-: gains; to get your Lands on lier? Tell it. t! me that, will you?" Itm1 "Yi.p. Mr. Mealy-mouth, I will," and thrust hack Devon. "W.( cot to stron Tirt. 'er." lie clenched h!s heavy fist tirid ha.! swung It menacingly hnld sutgL'<t~v- ' It, t, ly. "What's left of 'er whe.n I'tn i-in h'l d with 'ir 11 marry y-u all right. .11 at Con over, I'll tell '.'r who she is, pr.rv. ,!!n gle you promlisie to halve up the stuff with i-v r me.it "I did promise you once, didn't T'" d asked Itezr.i,, sulk!ly. "i)f coirse, I play will, but wihat's th.- use of dr.:tnlnriz? of The I'nlh.ih:ihaveins're too tnlu'h for pent us. Now tha:t P'aul's well, he and John that are a big ti'urn, and they worship the h ground that g!rl walks on. You're cnm biting off more'n you can chew. Ry. ln You ar.en't any too strong, you know, exc A prison r-cord doesn't help any." ,zi t'rluah grunted and followed a ring tt i of smoke with his frowning eyes. Pnu "She's my girl," he said at length, .. S"and I'n goln' to have 'er." hy,. "I thought you said she wasn't," put lie in Reggie, suspiciously. "Well, she don't know that, does -_i 3 she?" Devon retorted. "Nobody knows 31 but you and Ede, besides me." He "She's a beauty," sighed Reggle, dan his voice lowered to a growL "rd marry her if she didn't have a cent." "You don't need to make any such fell sacrifice, old home," said Devon. Thi "Your eyes will bung out of your disi head when you hear her name." Reginald argued he should know Ile who the girl was before he married in her, but Urlah wouldn't give up his the secret. Indeed, he unfolded to the in-I prospective husband how he planned ad to capture Tonnibel, and sent Reggle away convinced, red hot to perform t his part in the scheme. At last, he was to have the girl he wanted and money too. Ph The next morning Reggle ap proached his mother with an air of he secrecy. the "g "A minute, mater," he said 'softly. "Just a minute! rve seen Tony De- asi e von's father. There I Now sit down, old lady, while I tell you something. tht d- w, 0t mi ai h torl"y ay the Only t W hymet Kda ri ha or Ry a t he Only W I to Kidnap us' Her Bodily." sl e By says the onl way is to kidnapO her bodily and force her to many the re man be promised her to," the boy ex- he Sndplaed. "What do you think of that t "hat ip "Paul wrould kill him," gasped Mrs. ce oCurtis, her eyes taking on an expres K "Wl ,in of fear. cI "boHe won't have a chance it Devon Hworks out his present scheme" re he est plied Reggl, "bat ya and Kathle ft "'have to help as." a e In the terror h ero er o Ire. Curtis shook her head. e rho "I don't want anything to do with ft ell. it" she objected, wobbling in tearrs tI alt- "We'd lose our hems. Paul and John pn- would turn s out. They've threate ned to many a timeo" rom "Well, when I ausmr you our be ire loved cousins won't know anything I him about it, not even after It's ove, won't you try to help us?" querled the young mant "Now, if it goes through all right you catch Cosin John o t the rebound, and Kathle'd be sure to rope in Phil." I Legi "What joy that would bel" ejas t the lated Mrs. Catis. What abont it?' tter Then Beggle told her, ts very low that tones, the plan they had concocted. A"You talk it ver with Kathh," he advised, wehting a cigarettoe "nd ae you'll have to e Devon about the mr get it or him I hav ptoo sel h's may jewels and KathtWeel too prom lised the woman, her eyes sparkhing in anticipatlo "itl go and tell gher the right away." Meanwhile, el unconsious that beri Devon had been released irom reo rison and was conspiring against Sbher, Tonnibetl Devn was entering heart and seaoul into the Salvation rn Army work with Philip. Each eve lng she went with him to headquai' ters where her fresh, young voice and her klindlines drew many a poor soul Ifo comfort aad co Mse t SOe week at, r se%" ld Curtis ', had cenoded his secret to his moth der, and she had told it over again in udle wbispers to Katherine, at an hour tlls thbouse. Beggle met him and took him launedistely to Mrs. Curti' roo her, made a crt bow an twisted his esb etwesa hIs bans. Sis w ow, nS," invitesd Now tell my mother how you are go Ing to narry this thing out." 'rilnh sat on the Ike, of a chair. "I ali't ig lin' to dI, anlythiiln_ ,r te ll what I'rn gnlli' t ,. o till I .',t the ollI ." ie nt. h l i eri-, ly. "I ,. :* t to if I 1 t r l(,l '1, r :;.r iln , ! Into ..;' 1, " :t," th ., :t1 t+,,: r ,ur } 't r : t. : l, - ! . ) Pti'i( 'iTl'ey t,"" iMlrsq (':rtl' I ad hil T 'n 1 o,, e- i'".1 e.+r- f,,r , ,i.i ti, - . '' ir ti e I' 1," .11. i !..t\ n 1., '.. , si:. a S1 ul:ti,, .-t s:ir'ip tual toer J,-.k . ,I anu l Kuith.ri,.'s to g t the i." .:,'y TonIy' f.il: r ,hl lianils't. N '." mle ha! it t'ak.'1 h''ti y, realy to l.i, It. ilt aS the tIte' tn'lit by flitl she had no chanice to s.htl for l:! tV ) c,:ie for his lh drglter, s hll ,' i n toi give up hto;e, that the hlose w,,ulld hever Ih." r>l1 , ° the Irese,''ln' nti hlc wa ai cna .int thorn lin her tii'shi. Inut it i,..": ,ýlt t:hat soltar or later Fate piiya the lucky e i,\1n Into the hlandi of the unlldliervi, aild so it halt penel in tihe lase oef the consplratrs I ai hatinst T',nniil D-a ,en. i.tke all thions alttst! for, the oppl.rtunity cii'e one ay h while the family was at dinner. Philip MacCauley entered in great exeitetnient. "Yon look as if you had swallowed the sun, imy dear lad," smitled Doctor Paiul. "I've got to go away," flushed the boy. laucthing, "and I won't go alone." - lie gazed maninilly at Tenniiel. "l'Pardon miy rushing in this way. but S-lhut I want T' ny to co with in." Mrs. Curtis tlashed him a dark look. He rarely paid her, or her frowning datuchter, tny aittentlion nowadailys. so h be dil not notice that a paller settled on Katherine's face, or that her fork fell from her limp fingers to the plate SThe mother saw her daughter's mental distress, however, and studied the young man's face, groining to herself. °rh e had grown so manly and handsome in the past two years. and he was s the one person she desired for her son e in-law. lie was rich, too, which only added to his attractiveness. e "You might explain a little more, my boy," Doctor John spoke up in a id deep voice An embarrassed laugh fell from Philip's lips. P "There isn't any secret about it," he answered. "Fm going abroad for the Salvation Army for a .year. longer ' perhaps, and it would be too much to ask me to go all by myself." Lines appeared between Doctor Paul's brows. At last the day had come when he must give up the girl who had taken a rare place among those he held dearest. He noticed with a quick sigh that Tony's eyes deepened softly, and her red lips were parted in a smile. "It'll hurry up our marriage a lit. tie," Philip continqed. "but--but-" The sound of a chair scraping back from the table broke off his state ment. "Then we'll adjourn and talk it over," remarked Doctor John. "You ask a mighty big thing, Phil, when you demand our little girl without Smore warning." "Little girl." sneered Mrs. Curtis, after the four had left the dining room. It happened, much to her sur I prise. that Doctor John sought her out within the hour. "Those children have won Paul and me over. Sarah." he id a littleo grimly. "They're going to be married a week from today. It won't be much trouble to prepare the house, will it? You needn't make a fuss. It'll be ap very quiet Teny can buy everything she needs in New York on her honey. her In the rage that overtook ner, Mra. he Curtis wished the speaker dead at ox- her feet. o1 "The house isn't mine, Oousla - John," she said maliedously. "but, of re. course, I'll do what I can, although te Katherine isn't at all welL I fear the child is going to be ill." o Doctor John found Katherine with re her eyes dull and heavy, prescribed Te for her, and, before leaving the room, announced: e, "Paul and I are going over to Syr Ucase tomorrow afternoon to make a rith few purchases, but we'll be back on r. the night train. Stay in bed, Kthle, until morning, and you'll be all right." The moment he had disappeared, Katherine sprang up. "Tomorrow ;they're going away I ing You heard, you heard, mother?" she cer ried. "Now then, where's Beggle?" "Darling," adviseld Mrs. Curthi, agh moved to tsar by bher dauglhter's dis tress, "I have a premonition! We'd better not interfere at alL Oh, child. tIf you could only get your mind r that boy He isn't worthy of a love Slike youres. We've got a nite home- o "Nice bome " hurled back Kath eine, wildly. "Ntice home a Look what she's got ! Jaust think of her and then theof me Oh, God, that such mlsery could he in the world! i never for give you, mamma, if you don't keep your promise to mi." "Don't say that, darling, dont," e groaned Mrs. Curtis. "I'll see your brother, and who knows." she bright that ened and smiled through her teamr; "who knows but what that horrid girl inat will be gtne by tomorrow night?" (Continued next week). ation - aa If they keep on, the barbers will and drive some one into inventing a safetl olhair cutter. i It's wonderful how straw hats ca not- lide when the dealers put the skids hoder them. yt That threat to educate the cocknF,. ilect out of London is a blomitd. blood~ hima d q The mesuito that blt moe at 0 ¶ tdats irls is lable tb die 0 mn i- o- - _.