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.v The Limit of Lands.
By ANDREW LANG. ,
Between the rirrline oeenn sea
And the poplar of lYiephnm
There lira it Htnp of lmm'ti sand,
Fleck c(l wiih the ben's lat hpray nnd
Btrnwn
.With waste leave of portlar. It) own
from j;;iix!c)m of the Mudow land.
TVith 1 tarn of old sacrifice
shoe in net in mournful "wisr
The in Ms upon tin ocean brood;
JVt w CPU the water und tlu air
The rl'-iuU ure luiu tlnit Ho.it and
fare
Del ween the water nml the wood.
Vjion the jrray ura never s'lil
Ul mortal' pit-1
Whore th.
Ve heard within the t
Tli" murmur of a ti-njl
Ol YOKC8 U' ed bU K'l
1 witli in our It:
last weak w,jvs
nnt and
M l.r
tful v.-..
We wnrec had rare to die or live,
We lind no honey culte to (live,
No M ine of MU'rihVe to hed;
There lii'M no new path ovei wti,
And now wu know how taint they
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'Die leasts und voices of the Dead.
All. nVnver and danee! All. iin and enow!
iil. d life, vail life, we did forego
Tii dn-am of uietne" and rest;
Ah, w.'-.ild the If nvrret roses here
lVuied liciil and perfume thruuph the
drear
Tale year, and wan land of the west.
Sid ymitli. 1' .:( let the upritift go hy
i";i'iim' lh rtitf in HWift to lly;
S.) ii.th, tli.il feared to mourn or
V.i ...l 1 l-ow na Her far in thin.
'J.. .-v tin: re-' in nowise IiIUr.
Af. i i!;i in the end thcicf.
David and Jonathan.
Ey C03MA HAMILTON.
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tif trnst'Oy almm Oils liift fiiiifidfiirf.
Tlu y v. r.' ilinii.t; in town Min ih'T
cm an tiff vi iiiii- m f t tiif "Mini ot
Many tYllnrs," t Allien!. ra afttT-
arils.
With sometlilnp r.f M:it:i:iry 11 i 1 fray
tad i-alil, "Jncli, I'm In livf. "
.I.T'k c.lyiidr ) nt (1 avij his cigiir anil
turiinl vt-ry t.nlo.
"I don't LiU'vr you. It'? it's ab
euril." , "Alirvn!1 Good htavcu?, why?"
gal: liilcay,
"lli cniiM' I am, t'ln, and v, i. ; .. d. ad
ct-rtula to Im In lovo with tlie Fame
till "
A lit'.le rliill. J sil. ;icr fi ll uimn -he
Iwn ni.'ii. Kit a inn ni' lit thfv pat
looklni: at ci'li nthir, Bii;.t rslltUms
hoirur in tin.' tyc-s t.f liuth. N.-itlicr
Oiirod Uj ask what was hnr r.amt'.
Glyiid" walU'tl for Uilpay tn give
1h name und Hllpay for Glyndf. At
last tluy made a simultaneous move
ment. Their theatre tickets were In
their lockets, but, with that tacit
undemnndln;; which tan only exist
between liotom friends, they turned
away from the Alhambra und made
for the Embankment. Each felt that
air was a necessity. The Embank
ment is the only place iu London
'where it ran found.
1 For an hour, arm-in-arm, they
paced the flagstones. Sometimes
Glyndes hand would close hard on
Hilfiuy's arm, ns though to say,
"Whatever hujipenp, old man, nothing
matters,"' i.ud sometimes Hilgay
would stiuctze Glynde's hand tight
ncalnBt his ribs, and Glynde knew
that he was Fayinp, "Whoever she is,
old man, wo are j als to tlK end." It
is well said that the love of one man
for another pannes the love of woman.
,These two never really knew what
their friendship meant until the
woman came into their lives.
With a sudden inspiration Hilgay
took out half-a-crown.
"Heads or tails, Jack?" he said.
"Heads!" said Jack.
Teddy Hilgay uncovered. It was
tails.
"You must tell me her name, old
man," he said. Glyude cleared his
throat, took Hilgay'g arm, and started
walking away from the Embankment
at four miles an hour towards the Ox
ford and Cambridge Club.
On the steps of the club Glynde
made a mighty effort.
"Enid Allerton," he said, and then
looked sharply round at Teddy. He
saw a wave of blood fly into bis face,
and felt his arm tremble.
"Good Lord!" said Hilgay.
"Why, whafs the Joke? What's
your girl's name?"
"Enid Allerton," said Hilgay.
"Good heavens, isn't the world
large enough for us both?" Glynde's
face was twitching and his eyes
blazed. "What have we done? What's
the matter with us? What's wrong
with the world? Why, in heaven's
name, should we always come up
against each other? Do you hear?
Whv the blazes can't vou fall In love
with any of the million other girls Bnd
there are knocking about?"
Hilgay Kprang to his feet angrily.
"You can't talk," he cried furiously.
"You blacked my eyes, and won the
beastly cup. Surely to goodness
ibat'g had enough, without. your crop.
I. In? u; now and cutting In with the
only pirl I've ever loved In this
world."
They gland n.t each nibcr like two
ar.;;ry bulls, ami then simultaneously
hum out laiiL'liliig. Auain Hlmulta-inou.-ly
they hit the ln-U and broke
the thing, und as the waiur bolted In
with a sound look they eat li yelled
fur a soda,
Tluve arrived lit fore they bad cot
! through wiih their laugh, and as the
waiter left the room they silently
clicked glasses and drank.
Tigatvtte?" Glynde Fhovcd his
cae in ross the table.
"Thanks, old man," said Hilgay.
Tor Kev.ral thoughtful moments
th" two s-it blowing rings. Glynde
luoki d his friend up and down curl-
that, he was a very decent chap, play
ing tennis with the bent of them, aud
snug Bongs like an angel with a sense
of humor.
"Hallo, you chaps."
"Hallo," said Glynde and Illlfay
together.
"Jolly night, Isn't It?"
"Jolly," said Glynde.
"Very jolly," said Hilgay.
"You two chaps look Jolly, too."
Carbls grinned at them so widely und
unaffectedly that it was almost pos
sible for them to see his heart.
"We feel Jolly," said Glynde.
"Very jolly," said Hilgay.
Instinctively they both made a
move towards the door.
Carbls began to tweak his fingers
nervously, although the beam was
still on his face. "I say," he said,
"you fellows, you might give me a
minute if you haven't unythlng better
to do. Will you, please?"
Glynde and Hilgay turned back.
After all, he had been to Eton with
Glynde aud Cambridge with Hilgay.
Betides, he sang a Jolly good song.
They returned his grin with some cor
diality. Then Carbls became flustered. "Er
I'm I'm Intensely happy, and as
you chaps have always been my Idea
of men, and I've always liked you
le th extremely, I should very much
like you to bn the first to to know
I why I'm I'm intensely happy er
' und to drink me good luck, und that
' kind of thing. Will you, i lease?"
"Hai'ner, old man," raid Glyirle,
heartily.
Dy A. No. 1.
One evening, after being driven out
rom under the "Overland Limited."
e climbed into a box car loaded with
lumber on a freight going East. Wo
rinsed the door, and after pulling
some of the lumber against it In
inch a fashion that the brakeman
looking for a rake-off (a dollar tax
levied on tramps by train crews)
couldn't open It. we laid ourselves
upon the lumber. Soon the train
began to get under headway, and at
each jolt of the truclis, up and down,
slde-.vr.vs and crosswnys, the lumber
i would follow suit, only a little harder,
! as before It had time to settle, after
enrh jolt, the next one would send it
flying again Into the air.
i ' Poor Bobby! This was his first ex-
porlence as a box-car tourist. He
had often complained to me after
riding underneath the limited flyers
about the sand, cinders and rocks that
were bitting Mm, but this ride was a
' new experience, and he groaned: "Oh,
A No. 1, I wish wo could get cit ot
thiss forsaken old rattlebox. Let's
get off nt the re::t stop and take tile
Overland." He kept on bothering me
ro much tV.t I had to tell him that
in the deserts; passenger trains wake
mighty few stops, and that we mi;;ht
have to wait a week or longer nt a
lone depot before we could catch an
other ride; nnd that coyot.-;! would
; make short work of us phovld they
entrh ns sifter dark. Only by thus
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ROLLED FILLETS OF MUTTOX.
Cut slices from a raw leg of nmt.
ton one-half Inch thick; Mix si.a.
toned bread crumbs with a tCMj
v!- and place a spoonful of the pasi,'
on each Rllee. Roll up the slices ant
fasten them with small skewers or
toothpicks; bake them three-quartori:
of an hour in a hot oven, basting tie.
riticntly. American Cooking .Magazine.
searing him could I persuade him t
"I should think we would, Carbls, ' watt until wo readied mo er.u oi ti.o
old bnv," said lli:,:ay. j division. The very next day. after
"You will? Oh, now come, that's being driven off at a lone wpti-r tank,
nice of jiui both. I'm going to be , we were forced ence more to tako a
married. The day was fixed to-night, freight enr.
She's really and truly the only girl I We found this onu lor.neu wnn
In the world.
Glynde and Hilgay exchanged
glances of sympathetic amusement.
"Be good enough to wish me happi
ness and long life, don't you know.
It's a Jolly old English Institution,
and I've known you two first one
and then the other for the .best part
of my life so far."
large lump coal. Here poor Bobby I ()f (..ipt.r3 Hnd Boasol, wlth
Entertaining a Prejudice.
Of all the occupations known to men, entertaining a
prejudice is the most absurd. Yet the practice is almost
universal.
The prejudice Is usually uninvited. He comes in quietly,
removes bis bat and emit, saunters up to the gues-t chamber,
and prepares to Income a permanent feature of the estab
lishment. You entertain him royally, strain him to your
bosom, ..xhibit him proudly to every one, fight for him, de
fend him. and perpetuate him. You do not even admit that,
be is pi. s'-nt. "I entertain a prejudice?" you say, with be
coming concern. "Never!"
Uirds tif a feather Dork together. It therefore happens
that If there is one prejudice present, there are others. They
alwrys rom in unawares, and take their places silently anil
unobtrusively. But oh, how they bang together In an
argument !
A group of prejudices is invincible. They have cever
been beaten.
The strange part of prejudices Is that one would think
they would prefer more commodious quarters. But no, the
narrower the mind, the more content they are. They don't
mind close quarters. The closer the better.
Prejudices ore always busy. If they are not tampering
with one's eyesight, they are screening the mind from the
open; putting blinds on, and making it dark enough to sleep
In comfortably.
A man can get Insured against almost anything else but
prejudices. He can Insure himself againBt fire and water
and loss of life and accidents and depreciation In bis prop
erty. But there 1b no company so fortified that it would take
the risk of insuring against prejudice. And then no man
would ever think of taking out any insurance against one, be
cause he would never admit thRt he had It. The prejudice
himself fixes that. The first thing he does is to make the
man think he Isn't there.
That is why prejudices, no matter how much damage
they cause to character, are never evicted. They have come
to stay. Llpplncolt's Magazine.
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suffered agony, breause the coal, be
Ing parked solid to the floor, exactly
responds to every jolt the springs of
the car mnko, and as this kind of a
load reaches below the centre line,
the top of the car tumbles from side
to side, straining, creaking and groan
ing. Bobby was groaning, too; tt was
ton much for hiin. He shouted to
me, over the Infernal nolFcs: "A No.
1, that lumber car yesterday allowed
us to He at least flat on our barks,
but these miserable coal lumps won't
even permit this, and the racket is
making me deaf."
But, poor boy, he didn't know
there Is a limit in tough box-car rid
ing, and thnt very night we hnd a
chance to try this limit. We had
climbed Into a box car loaded with
rough, coated pig Iron. It's a bad
proposition to ride and worse when
the car 1b overloaded, as this one
surely was. The springs seemed to
have been forgotten when the car
was built, and poor Bobby's lamen
tations were an unmistakable meas
urement as to what Is the limit of
misery In riding in box cars.
He shouted to me over the Jump
ing, thumping, racket-raising plg
Iron bars; "Every bone in my body
Is aching, my lnsldes are all broken
loose, my back Is all twisted, I can't
stand, sit up, or lie down to rest on
these rough, Jolting pig-iron bars.
Don't you wish we had that coal car
to ride again instead of this one?"
From "Bobby Lee," In The Bohemian
Magazine.
CORN, TOMATOES AND ONION'S.
Slice white onions and let stand In
salt water for half an hour, i)ii.0
drain. Take on equal quantity of
Fliced tomatoes and twice as much
rom cut from the cob. Put In layers'
In a buttered deep dish, seas,,,.;,
well with salt and pepper. Hake In
a moderate oven, covered, for an'
hour, then uncover and browi
American Cooking Magazine.
SALMON WITH CAPER SAITE. '
Ml:; two table spoonfuls of choppuj.
parsley and one teasjioonful of
chopped onion with ono-Iialf cup of
olive oil. Pour a 111 tie tif the ii.it.
tu re over each salmon cutlet und let
f and for two hours. Wrap the cm
lets ill largo pieces of oiled paper untl,
L : oil carefully over a slow fire. ;
Make a drawn-butter sauce; ad.l to'.
each rup of saure, one tablospeuniu
and
ma.
pepper. American
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salt
CooUins M
CIIAKTREl'SE OF CHICKEN.
Mix together one rupful of finely
rhopped, rooked chicken, one-quarter
tenbpoonful of salt, dash of pepper,'
two tablespoons of tomato Juice, tine
half teaspoonful of onion juice, one
teaspoonful ot chopped parsley and
one beaten egg. Line a buttered pud
ding mold with a one-inch thickness,
of boiled rice. Fill the centre with
the chicken mixture and cover with
rice until even with the top of tli.h.
uover aim cook m tno steamer .or
forty-Svc minutes. Servo with a to.
rnato sauce. American Cot
Magazine.
ourly, and thought, with a certain
pride, what a good-looking, clean
limbed chap he was. He could well
Imagine what a poor chance he would
stand against a man with Teddy's
kind of nose, eyes and hair. Then,
too, he was so rlppingly sunburnt,
and he bad always beard he under
stood none of the Idosyncrasles of
girls himself that sunburn went a
long way. He suddenly caught Hll
gay's calculating eye.
And then Teddy ran over Jack.
"Not a dog's chance against a man
like Jack," thought Hilgay. "Look
at that nose, those eyes and that hair
and the way he tans Is Blmply Im
men se. By gad, too, I never noticed
before what awfully decent hands and
feet he's got."
Thus both men sat, running up a
long list of the other's qualifications
which each considered he did not pos
sess.
"Who is to propose first?" said
Glynde abruptly.
"Spin a coin," said Hilgay.
Glynde laughed. "What? Even
In this case?"
"Why not? We've alwaya done It
hitherto
"Very well, old man. And If you
win the toss, I wish you all the luck
I know you'd wish me."
"Thanks," said Hilgay.
They got up. Their healthy faces
wore extremely cheerful expressions,
expressions of sporting keenness, hon-
a desire to do their level
best,
The waited for Carbls with uplifted
glasses. Carbls cleared his throat and
steadied the quiver in his voice.
"To the lady who Is to honor me by
being my wife. Her name Is Enid
Allerton."
Lous after Carbls had hurried
away, hot and happy, Glynde and Hil
gay stood silently looking Into their
glasses. The waiter twice came In to
clear them away. It was on the
stroke of 12, and he was keen on
nothing but bed.
They called , up two hansoms.
"Jack," said Hilgay.
Hullo," said Glynde.
"This Is the first time you and I are
not going to be pitted against each
other, after all."
"No, and It's the first game you and
I have ever drawn."
In Glynde's heart there was a feel
ing of great compassion for Hilgay;
and In Hilgay's a feeling of great
compassion for Glynde. Richmond
'ilmes-Dlspatch.
A Peculiarity of Dreams,
At to dreams, there was a discus
sion at the club lunch, and one man
remarked that no man dreamed ot
himself as braver than lie Is. When
the dream came, the dreamer was al
ways the under-dog. He was In hop
rlble danger, and never did anything
picturesque to face it. There may be
men who are brave in their sleep
But it would be Interesting to find
one man outside of the dozen sleep-
A man called Carbls came in wear- ln cowards who Is a hero In a dream.
In ovonlnir rtroa nnt! a hanhfnl rln London LnrOMCle.
He had been at Eton with Glynde and
at Christ Church with Hilgay. They
both disliked him Intensely. For all
The best foundation for success ir
business U rocks.
worms of wisdom.
A good guesser always boasts ot hit
Intuition.
If at first you don't succeed, blame
It on your luck.
Don't worry, and you'll have noth
ing to worry you.
A girl's Ideal Is naturally shattered
when he goes broke.
If you have any doubts about a
strange bed look before you sleep.
Of course the best thing with which
to feather your nest is cash down.
A married man can always get a
little oft his sentence for bad be
havior. Lots of politeness is wasted on
people who are too slick to be taken
In by it.
Even when a woman feels she Is
worth her weight in gold she hates to
get fat.
If wishes were horses there
wouldn't be any room in the world
for automobiles.
Virtue, being Us own reward, you
can't very well blame a man if he is
good for nothing.
The fellow who was weighed in the
balance and found wanting must have
neglected to drop a cent in the slot.
Some men can't even find fault
without acting as though they had
discovered something to be proud of.
When a fellow feels like throwing
himself down aud worshiping a girl
he should wait. She will probably
throw him down herself. From "The
Musinges of a Gentle Cynic," in the
New York Times.
HAM A LA NEIGI3.
Five ounces of leaa ham, one-ir nv
ter gill of milk or cream, one tahie-
spoonful of butter, a pinch of dry
mustard, four eges, one-half tea.
F.poonful powdered sweet herbs and'
pinch of spleo. Chop ham very fine,
mix with herbs, spiro nr.d mustard,
beat up two whole e?gs and yolks of
two others; when well beaten add the'
milk or cream, all but a tablespoon-'
ful ot the chopped ham, Melt the'
butter, grease a pudding Akbi,
sprinkle with a few brownbread;
crumbs, put in mixture, place In
moderate oven for ten minutes or;
long enough to set. Beat up the two.
remaining whites to a stiff froth.j
Mix In the tablespoonful of chopped
ham, pile it on top, cover It over audi
bake for another eight minutes,-
American Cooking Magazine.
"-5S33
She Took a Pair.
"How much are those shoeB?"
sked the lady who had the reputa
tion of being a keen shopper.
"Those shoes are riot for sale," re
plied the salesman, who had some
thing of a reputation, too. "We're
giving them away with every pair cf
shea laces at $3.50." Judge.
Cold water dashed on the face and
chest each morning gives the same
tonic effect as the cold plunge with
out danger of shock.
The deep recess of a window com
pletely filled with growing ferns
makes an enticing Bpot of greenery1
in a home of any dimensions.
Learn to relax if you would be free
of lines in your face and cheat old
age. Most of us keep ourselves at
tension, mental and physical.
Vegetables, like beets and green
corn, that contain sugar do not keep
well and should be eaten as soon as
possible after they are picked.
An ordinary polish for silverware
Is made of alcohol and whiting. It
will also serve excellently for polish
ing plate glass and mirrors.
If relaxing exercises will take the
kinks out of your face, relaxation
the kind best suited to your taste
will remove kinks from your soul.
Eyebrows should not be neglected.
Use a fine brush on them each night
pinch between the fingers into a deli
cate line, and rub in vaseline if thin.
Smoked ceilings can be cleansed
with a cloth wrung out of water iri
which a little ammonia and a small
piece of washing soda have been dis
solved. ,
The green and blue combination is
creeping Into house furnishing
schemes and is being carried out In
some very interesting and livable
rooms.
Place lettuce : j a tin pail, sprinkj
with a little cold water and put on.
cover. Set pail ia top of refrigerator;
right against the Ice, if possible.
Will keep perfectly fresh for a week
r more. ,

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