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Monroe City Democrat. (Monroe City, Mo.) 1888-1919, May 04, 1917, Magazine Section, Image 13

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Hi ill lull I r :l Hl'tll V . 1 liiri--il
I'auii. n mitt un- dam-rl of
ttlVtet'tl. W ho Hnltl ItlTM'll
ii poll her iliilit a a ntirr-
tu:tll. :i-t In I ee a'ound Hi -friM li
nl' fur' Iter w rappinu I'm- tin- l..il.
alna-h ha'f muiiimifird
To -uv she eat IliT fv I". Milt ur
N .ii i in- hii'l tdrcatlv cast it tut her
At any I :it -hr fixed it mi 1 1 audi
hi the station rni.f utid at tin- ; tn
1 1 nit' Li I Ih'I In h i i i. n if r i
I r:i t'lllic-l r;;. W hh Ii v t l inn mi a
trunk :i little h. I I I. it nn tli- nulii-
lllll. I -hi-'
Ill till ft lU -III- -Wattll'd Hl' -lecplli.
hahv. tilt olilv t tit' ep If er uf :i liifil till
eonld h.iM' .ti-t niL'ii-h -I III r 1 1 1 1 "In
:t Inlt. Hi' hi rnii
Mi:i-itff tin- Milium hin han-mir-.
will rlatt.Tiiit: hmr- and -ih-i.t wlin I-.
had jl-t il-f K:ri5 I t tn II' P - " ' t : V
t art"- I lii-M- m-h' rafuji-r- t i one
another, Imt i n. ti I .1.1 (!,. i..rti-i to
lihrl hi" luuii.-itfi' In I' . -o M Wa-
pded mi tie- -am.- troll.,
I hr purler -ait ttiiTi' Wit :i thrmmh
r-i!M'h to ' , and h-d lla wa wi'ii
t In- Iiii'l :-i-iv I i I m - i n li lii' ti
I h r' w -i- a i;t mi I annniii' t H ha
li'ijii-., u't't t.i-.-. U"li rlul. r-iir- and
port man-rail. and one had a cycle
tt.irlii' up. r was vrr I nil. mt
nuiin. ii-I v r l;ui M ij.ir Shmni
i- -t fn l two Hi hi -n. k. and a'
ha' tttiir f i ft armind ; and 1 1
.in' w ln-1'liim In mat-tutu, and ti
puller wiiti tin- trap- in: ! ii 1 1 an
I If f -ltiL rH'i'-iHi ! all littf.
1 1:. imp?. t I "Lin-:! I w ho it tp.'i
upon tt,. ni with her month and lrUL'li'
up in r'-nr adnnnii;d
I tif p.. i 't-r w :v ii Minn w Im Uin'v
h'- wurk H- funti.l :i " l-i -MiMkii.-i"
t-i ill. jri mli in. n. titiil linl- 't 'i-
I I .!!-- :.!mil'MiIi' t In' ii niri'li' i -!i"W
t.i l-i'li: tin- fit.it :irtm-r-., it'nl u it'
i -I lit i mil' n t In ('in" I rin in .i :ir. li
nt i. ni's
!t u ;i' ttn- pr-i'i-r iiiKint'liT tint
;it. ill. I iv.miiii. luirrvnm tni it 'i iin.
!:p... :il.. It-ll Willi hiT l..t.kft nt
i.i:iiii; 'I li Inn' r-'IV'l hi .-ill ! u
t inn. :inl 'l:in.-x:i, ii'f ht-.-trt wa
in i hf rmlit pl:tt ". h..v.i i-r Im r i vi
iti'f. h.ivt' ii"i frtitu tin- ki.ni!hi
puh. pi.pp.-.i l l.f Inliv "'ii ihi' tr .ll-
ulnlr h.- Ii. ln.il It hi hi h Im '
I ' . i :iti il.v.'.t i;'tT hi-r i-mtii't -.
.-.i it t itilf to prt.-i- th:tt .,. w:i niH
nt" i .tr-hni w h ti 'h:ti lie .-npi'r :n I .
" 1 'he Miiall thm in lit-M'. ptirti-r.
:ni'( lit- i :tr-'ul tit' tin ruii-. ' ' - h'-f'-r.'
tin- l:t-t uritlij!' :u K;i''k ill tin h:iki't
Ihr tt..Ilf h.i.l t.t i n v.ln-k..l M ti ih-
t:tH1 Villi, itritl 'In- l:tli 1 1 : 1 I
1 Im- jiiiitt pu-M"iiiii
M:ij.r Miiiiin lint
r.n k w:t iml iimrc
flinr Iwn yi-iti It-iii. ii
"lis a w t in i:t it. "
pnpl'KI ll lit
t :tnit m. " mill fh'
llVxttTIi!' "
II. u.tt.hi'I nil tin- p'-iilnnn Klnlt-1
out til nitH. iht-n M-ttlt.l ml-. Ins -..-nt
ittut M'tin-I IftlniKl a iirw -paper In
a .'W inmuti's lit" p:iii-r .litipp"! I'lit.i
his khi't' aii'l tin- Mapir rlft
ti ill-t- l.nvcrttl hi papt-r when l
:mv the hIImt man tniil nil. an. I .1. Iit-t-iaft'lv
l ppt . ml. i ii tin .iinl.ili'l l
l,), nun. alt'tm a pt Ii h'a hint irtuhli-ii
in. if aii-i ni'tn- fr. tpmitli dt lari-, :m-l
uli.Tr waii'ti-n'tl I :i tit 1 m hand unh
t lin Si-v tinnir
ih' t In--- ilay-lrt'iiiiis' wifitT.
r"n-r. timri' In mir fan-y 'h.in ih.-r
ill it i-nlnt' t. liiulit. tmt a? f iti (j; a
I'lu-ivc. aii'l a- vim'
s f harli-- piillftl ai In- pipf Ii" 'ni
tlirt'l Ikiw In- (lari-tl t ilnnni tliat In
ilttiuii miuhi fume trill'. II'- ri--:illt-l
tt,.- p:t-t 'I In- ii. vi r-i''-l't-((irt!intt n
tlav wln n In- firt inait Iht anpiam'
:iinf. ami hrr lather's, mi that Innne
warJ vv:ie' Tin long. :r.y tlav th.-H
litiliiwt'tl. whrn th-v khi loKt-tli'i.
a .Ikul l.iL'i'lh-r. uiitt talkfl "I"' tall--.
fiiiil'--lv. Iitfliily, MTHMi-ty. lalk.-l
tit ihiiius ureal, unl of things -mall,
nil i tit mulit utiiihl i-Mip on. ami the
wiiir inn).' -nit. ami a mIi-iicc wnnl.l
I;, II lii-fAi-en them, whielt l-i hllll, at
Bv V. Woodward Ncelc
any rate. w.-i tlinihtnnu with thuiu
iinutt. i.tl.I. I t in hrr ah1 that wa
ll' Imi ri .111-1 tt ll of what she W;.
I tlltlklll '
An I I lien I hr MIL' lit- w h' li I hey
lam r' tnert hrr, t.i sin- -anu' .
Ami in tiiuti. h;i'l liirv nut tuet mi lln-
.mr wr. l i;iiniliar ftMitmu'1 Alway
U'h u.Hi'l fricihi thai :i the wur-t
t'l n it hr wrir m.t mi Imrnlilx.
fi -ink ly ft ini'l! v ' lluw rnuhl a man
l.ll v hfii a tdirl hmkeil at hnn hi
tra!utit. fi linutiily. with ;tiih fpeiikiiii:
eye I hal -anl lint hltm ' rll. I hrrr
w a Inn niH' way t. le-t hrr real i liuiiuht
anil that u a- In linv liiin-ell at tier
. i r U'Mtiu tluv.lt lim. In lit r
cM iiiiiiiti h'ttnr I -r tlir firt time,
an. I l'i the rh.iii.' lull ..lf.i hr wnnl.l
t le ilpnll tt .
lie l.atl tirntiirht fir her a very pree-
Inlj- lill nf rliiiia Nellf a'l'Te i t lnti i
erin'i'ullv paiKe-l m h:ivinu in
Wtin.lrii I'il-i. all 'I rt.ile.l fur tfr rater
h.tl'rt y in hit- ruu Whrn thev wrn
I.tnllr III' UnllM Ulf I In h.'l all.) t lit II.
It tie -mil. I. if he mJv ilarfl
( I, .rhi' fell t.i ettih uith a erali
ie In- rll.. -t r ivi . i avvn'.r it h a
t:t!ti -in. 1 1 I lie lajnr Aa- I he lir-t
In i-iilleel hit thuiirlil
"Are wr urtlniii near '' he
:,kr.l
( "Lirhe It ml. i ! a hi- wat.-h
"'leu tnitinte-' inttr.' mithi m'
tls Iti." hr s-:tl.t
" I hi mi knnw ihr I'.iuti'rv avetn I
l. ) at all? " cntii trim "I I hr M aj.'l
welrawake imw un inelili' ' I tn . :
Very fhnhtU." Mini "harlir " I
i;t ttiily p'i.i"l t lirnu'i III .inej
finrtli
' I lh." f-ai i Majnr Mittnii. llieti
y-UI Will tint ktl'iW llie W TiiT."i!i(Ut ot
Ht ii'.ni Ma'itir I am U"in ''
" lletili.n Malini ''' in l rH -ril Ihai
lle; "arr i.l linillU there ' I hat -i
a In r f nn n , i ur I'm Uuiny t itT
lliy-rlf "
' .-ry far mi. " hm-itt' I Majnr .-liriiiii
"'.f p'tiplr. ill.' Srynit'll-. Vm
kutiu thrm wrll. 1 'hir.' -ay.'"
if M' Super an l
llie li.-tly nn tin
lllieijll-eiii'l- iha-i
th- Majm.
ni a- ( harlie -
s.rin t" he Hi
people." ni"l:.li""l I h-- Majm .
niei I he olii man lai Miiiinier in t hr
lliuhlaml- Hr wa .-tHini: with -mil'-Irieii'l
til my Inni.!- I mhi a tftMiil Im
..I him th. ii, an l ni'ViT miH hilii aiT titi
t ill I nn rtttatn-t In in in tmwi la-t
week. Saul In hail Mime n.n.nl .tiuutitiu
thiwn lere. an-l offered me a hi ui
two" I'harilr HOtlileii'il if he h 'I
tnrt ell.-. ir.lt' 1 then wululi'ietl teirt tn
a-k the tpi.-ttmi. t v.,,t- veiv pifnph
Inlt he I'unl'l mt i-ay it. ll' lit 1 a
M'litetiee an-l vmenl it inwtnlly tu
sec how it Mtiiit'l.-I. The (miner in-
uaite-i the harder It W . tn ;t.
' Have nit dirt Ml- Si viii-mi a
all''"
t rami' out ipiite Midilenly liro.rr
hf ri-ahed hr w i- sp akir".'.
"r-i. M'l.-rnl lime. She as wi'h
hrr t.-.-ht i i liai iiiiiil: yiri." ku-1 tli--Majur
and repe tird n ih-' nv l . I
wnh ii'irtiuii " a vrrv i harniim; uir'
" He dm s iidtl.irr Ker.' 1 h.eu-h'
i l.arlie Thr lirnte " huLf tli-
lll r i.f thr MajMl- fill- I hi- !rr..l Ih
haed him
I Irrr- nur t at loll." foil tli-Maj-.r.
pit. tiinu lu f'uar li'np "Ut nt
ih.- win-ltiu -ri'.'iiel nn'-'iieiiin- that
the ui her man wanted tn kirk him.
A .h'U-eart W;t wailtnu for the two
limit I. nn n I he man knew i tiarln-
iilhl tmi.-hed hn hat 'l!.eir -i a eaTt
.I.e.' ti for thr luimaL"'. ir," he mii I.
It mi d'n l mind wait nur a minuter1'
Mi It I i hat'a- to the ni.ijui. - I V ill wild
a IftViiritm. I tpnle foruol tn h'Sff
in v a-ldn-t- Itir mv In tern to Ih- fbP
warded " I lr went to llie nliW
hut ret -iriied immediately: 4
" Impif-iltle to M'lid any ine-tf-aut.1 "
he report ed. "The elirk tta OM
liit nine nl ha- liemi uffeetcd l ir
ilnind'T.-torni tlii." inormriu and ihrrtB
no eoiiimuni-at ion with town tit f"
nt ." II r -pranu inio I lit' flo! -flirty
and in a'l.'tlii'i tiioinenl w at tiowlteg p
hloifi I hr .i!iiiith w hit i riiatl with
Major Slim tn. while t he purl it pi fed '
the hlL'uaue ulitu the earl .U' ,
Uiif! two' three! lour' in went flut
thtiit. A hundleof rut!, not .-trapped,
-eemrd in .linier .f fnHiitu to plt .-M. '
The port t-r t ueked one hie end Im,
Ih.-ll looked ci.er. larird. iilllt
uu" ; .,dJi .ii :u in in i
the lover wat ' rTW
"As Charlie
pulled at his
Pipe he won
dered how
ha tinted In
dream that his dream m ght come true."
airlv well." Mini I liarlir. and eve
In companion Why thin lellov
lit it tin to Se tnmii'-'.' Was lie a rival
I he vellow
Htirn-d.
' CtirimiA how one unit anatn-t
:tnd I in
"I It:, If 'Ui'ii-' a lialiV'
" A w hat .' " -aid t he utm
aitiiiid Irom the t..ie
p.m- r -In. we. I him a ulimp
.ill- J'lt iii-lde ill ..I- .
lei!,.; ! The ui.m. iii w hi-l i
U-.u'd it K'-t th.re-'"
" It - a rum t him: to find
i-.ti'' I'mi-aL'"-." Mini the port-
n theri- riuht eni'utih. jnt
it mil ui t he farriau
t'uiiit; in inirrtt rc '
" Then am I in tak'- it np tu
m'.'" a.-ke I ihr tirtiitth
"ll ctiili'-r," said t he porter.
You i" liiinit lo nk altinil
t ain't tlltne
tn kid. and
fdinv.'d (into
owl.." II- I".
Iio mir aliont
.:t n alii
a-lvi' mmi'II
a im 1 e.
thr
in. lotnum
lead. Ilia
f of v i-llOW, '
itid ft rji
'' ? -
:'
I t.k
not
V -
I... M.i
II
ir- -i i
il.
l.'i-.-v. r il i-. il :.
1 lllll'l H"'IMU tn (Ii'l Jli.
inc. I'v.- mv ui my
ki-l :ll.",l. TIhti. fu
' 'I hiTf - nn "iif .. I'liii
nn . Ii .. u tiki's mf .
-lui' voiir tiiimth. 'iA
iri-i tli:tt ttnii.il'- .mi f
i!..tn: ! ll rh.-r Itniifi.
.itmri' i.rr I .-v.t Ih'. jm
l.ii'
...
I I..
I,' .1: I
otli. r
nut ..I
i,'
'I .
i rum i:"." vii'l id.' uro'.B
I tin I ni.'iiiiiiii: l.i i l in ftj
1 li.'lh k.-.'. ii .Inrk "
I'.irli'r Ui.-kf l lit.- t.:il.v up. :ad
M :i .'iirr mri'iri nni'iii'j 'he
iML'LML'r. .'II. I '. :M. !i,..l tin. t .
ll!ll'
I..- l.-.l.x -nil -I. l.i .!..t'iuii'lly.
I SI! I
Staneit nrnl Herbert Ellis. Others Mr. find Mrs. T. L Courtney and tu!
mile- -t joi'inii no to tte- M:aor
fadt-l in diturli it, and it wa.- eanied
HP with t he ui tier t hnn.'- in'o thft
liatl'elur's .pi.rt.r- at tin. (on Manor,,
w hi n- r lay nnul v in a eonu r of i ti iflis
S.ipi'r'i rnmn :t Hnmati llmnh i
When har'lt' r.ttlie lip 'tl ilfr.l
wa- in hiuh lea' her. Nellie had smUed
upon hnn. had l.liited wh'-n tjwy
met He alino-t t.tiu trd h. had ;t-
tiiriie.t the pre-.lire of hi- hand and
her fintjer hud eerlaitdv emne into. ODD
I art Wll II hi tiw II 111 tie' pa-ltiflr, of
a teacup Moreover, -he appeared
imlitliTf nt to Major SlimmV very.ap
parent admiration. it
lh- w a- f I fm n fle.-.i.tti. f.ir etf-
emiiitat ulai imi -md compla-miey ; hey.
fed liri-lv and waxed fat
hal llr Mil l iiMlldtnus n ii l -! i riS to
In- mood The liriLdit tin Eieh played '
on t he pole In-d t 'lrml ure a eQPtiplo
of lamp- "hiew a m.-re rdi ttd' tigDt.
and in Oi ar melluw clow ln piatned
linn-elf l.rfore the (..nu cheval-irlaai. -
H r 1 w i-trd hi" must t. he. tirfe Up,
then down, and eriti.-ally noted ach
efir. t id- Mtt.ioihed In eln-. hair
with the palm of hi" hand Had h6
l.ei'ti the Maim In would have Uard
a hand-rnirrm al tin t;iijr, and anx
iniiiv -eatim d the lei-k of hi- had
hut Charlie'- thateli was thu-k.and
en-p. aiel no eruwn a v. t looketi out
like a ro.-k at low wa'er r- .
Mr. St.ja'r'- .t,,''iit;.-n p.i.ed from-In-
head to hit iieiktie He l'-nL"heiHl
the Imw- f:itldit'l-lv polled lil eoat,
and iraned to -x thr l.a.k ntflfct!
Iiirned -idrwa- lo in irk ttie ! ittttfal
line in thr fall of hi- inm-vr len
til. 'ii -iiddrnlv Irtikrd at his mtch,
and f.nin l In- had only twenty iniBtltea
til-lure dinner .- ,
He made a Cleat -Jteed W it h fait
tuilet. and in fifteen minute-, nas fjoinn
ihioiiuh a -nnilar pantumine in-, fail
iln- ini
Continued on page II.
whoa the nood n-mM be kTPatost.
ft Fvoitlua taxation at thm outset

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