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Bjr PROF. FREDERICK STARR
Tori-no-Machi and Shinto Miracles
"We nearly lost Tori-no-macbl. We
had made a note regarding it, but it
had been laid aside and forgotten. Call
ing November 8, upon a hinder to or
der some covers for Japanese books,
he stated that it would be necessary
for hira to see the books. Upon our
suggestion that he should come to the
houso .on the morrow, he apologized,
saying that we could hardly expect
him to come then, as he must go, be
ing a tradesman, to Tori-no-machi.
Upon our professing ignorance regard
ing that place and function, he remind
ed us that it was then and there that
he would get his kumade for the com
ing year. To further elucidate he went
at once and brought us the kumade
which had given him prosperity during
the year then ending. One glance at
it was enough. We decided that not
only he. but we would go to Tori-no-machi
on the morrow.
The word tori means bird. The fes
tival of Tori-no-machi Is celebrated at
bird shrines on the days of the bird in
November this year, the Pth and 21st.
The festival begins at midnight, and
ends 24 hours later. We were warned
that, if we wished to make photo
graphs, it would be well to be upon
the spot early, as the later hours of
the day would be too crowded for any
thing to be done. Long before we
reached the immediate neighborhood
of the shrine we met people with joy
ous faces, carrying their kumade for
the year. The kumade is a sj'mbollcal
object brought from the temple pre
cincts, which gives good luck in busi
ness enterprises through the succeed- J
ing year. A few steps more, and we
found ourselves actually in the midst
of the kumade trade a perfect net
work of narrow alleys and ways close
ly crowded on both sides with booths
filled from top to bottom with the most
brilliant and tawdry constructions of
card and iood and twisted straw.
The Favorite Kumade;
Here were kumade of all sizes and
prices, and different enough to meet
the demands of every taste. Trade
was In good blast, and the scene was
not only lively, but noisy Turning a
corner, we found ourselves facing the
Temple of the Bird, and hurried to
ward it in order to see the devotion
of the people before we gave further
attention to the talismans on sale. It
was a Shinto temple, but of those
which show the influence of Buddhism
in its details and arrangements. Just
before we reached it. we passed the
dancing platform found in connection
with all Shinto temples for kagura. A
kagura dancer was then performing
The music was supplied by three men
seated at the rear of the stage, dressed
in dull i;reen with pointed caps upon
their heads. Two of them beat drums
of differing forms, while a third
played upon a pipe or whistle. The
dancing girl was strikingly arrayed in
v. kite, red-edged. A purpie-blue upper
kimono. a great blue obi (belt) a white
rpron falling from her head and a
bread biue pendant behind. Upon her
lead she were a crown, from whicl'
itended three leafy bo.!ghs of the sa
cked sakake. Krom her neck hung a
u-red necklace made of long beadt,
:oj:id beads and the curious cla.v
ihaped magatama. Her face was
carefully powdered, and to every de-
iil of her dress minute attention had
en given. Wr n'ovements were sic"
r.r.ci graceful, the steps those of cere
monial dancing, handed down psrhap
t athanut-d for centuries. On a small
.bio be.oiv her lay ;ae different cb
3ets wh:ch she would in turn use in
the dance A systruni ol bra?s was
held in the right hand, and at the mo
ment when v.e first saw l.er, a bourn
of sakake was in the left. These she
moved gracefully to the accompani
ment of iae dance. At a certain place
the braiiih ef rakako was laid down
and the gohei a red with curiously
c.:t pendant paper was taktn in its
place. This m turn was exchanged
for a sv.oid, and that for a fan.
People as they approached the altar
clapped their hands and bent their
uncovered heads in prayer They then
presed torward to throw money into
the contribution trough, and to hand
to the attendant priest o"erings lor
the temple. Passing into the shrine
Itself, we found the altar loaded with
gifts rice cakes, vegetable products
of difTerent kinds, and things of value
that could be used to the advantage
ot the gctls. On both sides of tho altar
were great piles of mamori cr charms,
all of which r.o doubt wvre sold long
before the festival ended. Priests and
other venders of these charms were
seated just outside the temple. The
tavctite mamori were purses made oi
ycllcw cloth, bearing a stamped pic
ture cf the bird to which the temple
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these yellow purses are cither folded
strips of paper with good luck words
printed on them, or imitations of an
cient gold pieces stamped in thin
Having seen the temple and offer
ings and supplied ourselves with ma
mori, we were ready to look more
closely at the kumade in the booths.
Who can describe them? The word
kumade in its simplest moaning signi
fies a rake. The symbolism is, of
course, that with it one may rake in
fortune and wealth during the year.
But in most kumade the fact that it
is a rake which one has purchased Is
quite forgotten: while the rake is
there, it is generally so covered with
other symbolic objects that one may
easily forget it. Here, for instance, is
a booth which seems to display noth
ing but fans; but behind the fans is
the framework of the .simple rake.
These fans always have as their cen
tral decoration the mask or face of
the curious goddess Otafuku, or
L'zume the "abundant-happiness-woman."
She is always represented
with a narrow forehead, with two
spots of black, and with a broad face
and puffed out cheeks. The story runs
that on one occasion the sun goddess
was so offended that she took refuge
in a dark and dismal cave, the mouth
of which was closed, by a great rock
which no one could move. The other
gods for at that time there were no
humans were in despair. They de
vised various schemes for appeasing
the angered goddess. Finally, as part
of the arranged plan, Uzume danced.
It is suited that her dancing was far
from modest, but it pleased the spec
tators, who roared with laughter. This
piqued goddess, hearing bounds of joy,
and anxious to see what was going on,
slightly moved the closed rock and
looked out. Instantly a strong-armed
A Mass of Symbols.
god seized the rock thus started, and
held it from closing; the sun goddess,
yielding to the prayers of her com-
I panions. Issued again from her retreat.
and the world's happiness was se
cured. Uzume is thus ever a symbol
of happiness, but on her fans there is
other symbolism; there are the two
great gods. Daikoku and Ebisu the
j there are the three happy plants the
plum, the pine, and the bamboo; there
' is the stork flying high in heaven.
and there is the mushroom "best of
foods," and intimately associated with
Uzume in the popular mind. With
such a kumade, who could fail to have
a prosperous year? But If one's taste
is otherwise, he has varied possibili
ties of choice.
In fact, it would be difficult to find
more striking examples of the symbol-
j ism in which Japan so much delights
! than in these kumade. Some of the
j more gaudy ones are a mass of
I strange figures which the novice
; would need to have explained In de
j tail for his comprehension
j When we had finished It was nec
. tssary to take a jinrickisha in order
j to transport the stuff which we had
I ought. Passers by cried out in sur
prise at the fortune which we might
i w ell expect, and cook and the old lady
j were overwhelmed with satisfaction
j a Q.eJ Ii'-eVj Ji the good times
j coding. And yet, when we looted over
. the great stock, we felt that some
thrrg was still lacking; therefore,
j quite late in the afternoon, we again
'hurried to Tori-no-machl. The place
uaa oeen transformed. So great was
fthe present crowd that policemen
were stationed at every little tam
ing. Ropes had been stretched to di
vide the narrow alleys into two, and
movement was permitted only in one
direction in these separated sections;
crowded as the booths had seemed dur
ing the morning, new ones had been
erected, anu ail were blazing with
lights from candles, lamps, torches
Talking of night celebrations and il
luminations, there was an interesting
festival two nights ago at the Kudan.
where prayers were said for souls of
uhjsu luiit-u id uame. we were told
that the illumination would be well
j worth seeing. To the Kudan. then.
we went A great open space on the
I level summit of a hill had been taken
possession of by booths and shacks j
and pavilions. It may be that all those ,
in the merry throng had said their f
prayers for the souls of those lost in j
battle, but U they had. there was no !
sign of sadness en their part. The !
whole place wa-. a blaze o! light At
scores of little Lceths. io.s and foods. '
fru:t and books and cheap things cf '
every kind .en sold B-t of corsr-
the thing lor which the crowd had j
gathered was the shows, th line of
which would do fair credit to the Mid
way Plaisance. or the Pike. Just now
the cinematograph is all the rage, and
we were told that 30 moving picture
theaters were in progress at one time;
besides these, however, were circuses
and theaters, dancing performances
There was one show which made
but little outside clamor. But the mo
ment that we saw its placarding we
hurried to pay the entrance fee and
entered. It was an enclosure open to
the air of heaven; the brilliant lights
to which we had been accustomed
were lacking here; a few gas-jets em
phasized the darkness. There was
lurid light from two bonfires blazing
on the ground, over one of which a
great cajdron of water was boiling. A
fair crowd had gathered, perhaps 150
persons, really filling all the available
space for spectators. Beside a few
coolies who were assisting in the
preparation, the performers before us
were four white-robed priests of the
old religion. We were about to witness
the famous "miracles," once purely
religious possibly, now frequently a
show in which there still lingers s.
considerable amount of religious fer
vor and devotion. Percival Lowell, of
course, has described them adequate
ly, and many a less able writer has
described them since. There may be
an element of craft and deception in
the whole performance, but it is al
ways interesting, and we were glad of
our first opportunity to witness it.
First, is the sword ladder, the least
interesting of the four; the priest who
was to perform the miracle and an
assistant, after tedious preparation,
advanced to the front of the ladder,
which consisted of wooden sides, in
which were set six or seven sharp
swords. The audience had already had
demonstration of the sharpness of
the'ir edges; one sword had been passed
from hand to band, that all might see
and feel. With the assistant, the per
former engaged in earnest prayer, ac
companied by the strange finger-twisting
so characteristic of many oriental
ceremonies. At the close of all these
preparations the priest mounted the
ladder firmly, step by step, on the
sharp edges of the swords. Arrived
at the summit he called for a shell
trumpet, on which he blew a blast and
then descended. This act caused no
great enthusiasm, and indeed seemed
The next was more striking. The
priest was a gentle-faced, bearded,
long-haired enthusiast Stating to the
audience his purpose, be stood be
fore them on a platform and made
strange passes with his open bands
from his shoulders down the sides of
his trunk to his thighs; curious trem
ors passed through his body and
his fingers went through the strange
twistings. He then seized a large
needle and with the utmost delibera
tion thrust it through tho fleshy por
tion of his upper right arm. The act
would have been startling enough if it
had been done hurriedly; as it was,
the flesh of the spectators crept with
the deliberateness of the perform
ance. A second was thrust through
the same arm with the same delibera
tion; a third, was thrust through the
thick muscle of the left arm. and a
fourth; a fifth was thrust through the
lobe of the right ear. This was done
with not the least appearance of pain.
The performer then taking a candle in
the hand, walked around before the
audience and let them see the needles
in the flesh. It happened that we were
the first to whom he showed himself,
and there was no question of the re
ality of the performance. After he had
demonstrated the act to the whole au
dience he distributed a handful of
small needles to the spectators, wheth
er as souvenirs or charms, we do not
Meantime the assistants had been
piling wood under the caldron of boil
ing water. The performer this time
was a strong and healthy man, with
none of the air of dreamy abstraction
which had marked his predecessor.
Standing on the same platform before
the audience, he proceeded to make
some rotary movements with his open
hands. He too, played, with the fin-ger-twistings.
Meantime the water
had been thoroughly stirred prob
ably to demonstrate to the audience
that it was hot throughout the priest
then seized two great boughs, heavy
with leaves, and advanced to the cal
dron, from which the cover had been
removed; he was stripped to the
waist; dipping the boughs into the
thoroughly boiling liquid, he brought
out great quantities of it upon them
and splashed it thoroughly over his
head and shoulders, and upon his
chest and back. This he kept up ac
tively until two-thirds of the water,
certainly, had thus been used.
Public interest, however, was now
centered in the preparation for the next
and final act. the fire-walk. The as
sistants brought forward chips and
light kindling; this was carefully laid
over a space upon the ground some
Jour or five feet wide by perhaps 15
feet In length. j.asyv-Agy--
After thelvllole space had been cov
ered with this lighter stuff, heavier
kindling and small logs of firewood
were carefully placed. All was ther
lighted and hot coals from the neigh
boring fires thrown into every chink
The needle-sticker, with fans in both
hands, ran along the sides of the
wood bed thus laid, and blew the coal?
into a blaze. Soon the whole space
was a roaring fire. When it was at
its height, two priests walked along It
throwing salt into the flames. We hasJ
expected that this would deaden ths
fire to a degree that only a bed oi
coals, and that smoldering, would be
left. On the contrary, while It tc
some degree reduced the flames, thf
fire was still blazing when prepara
tions were made for the culminating
act. Two priests girt up their gar
ments, made their prayers, and stood
ready for the moment Popular In
terest and excitement were at their
height. Suddenly, with a cry of ex
ultation the forward priest stepper
firmly into the fire and with raplu
step walked on the hot coals and
through the flames, the lull length oi
the Cory bed. When he was midway
of his walk, the second gave the same
cry and followed him. Three time
the two made the walk across tb.
Lc:l of Ere. end when the act wa
f.nifhed the coals were &ti": irlowln
and t'.:e flames still mounting to
feet or n.ore in height
tCcnrtg-.t. ;y;0. by V. G. Chzvnr.au.)
Retentive soils should be drained.
Send to market all old hens right
A poor milker, man or maid. Is an
abomination in a dairy.
The shorter the fattening period the
greater the profit from the pen.
If there are any bare places on the
lawn now they should be reseeded or
The disk is a better implement than
the plow for breaking up sod in the
If farmers kept books there would
be a great many better ones than
there are today.
There will be something to learn
about farming so long as there are
There is a distinct difference be
tween weeds and corn. There should
also be an extinct difference.
An orchard will live longer, bear
better and be more profitable for be
ing well cultivated and enriched.
Perhaps the first important factor
to consider in dairying is the stable
wherein the cattle are to be housed.
Strawberries should be cultivated,
the weeds eradicated and the mois
ture conserved for late summer
When the incubator is to be started
for late hatches set things in order
and run it two days before intrusting
the eggs to it.
Fresh manure has a tendency to
cause carrots, parsnips and salsify to
grow forked roots; it also causes rad
ishes to become wormy.
The attention the farmer gives the
hen is an invitation for the hen to
lay and her cackle is the acknowl
edgment of the invitation.
The scientific, thoughtful farmer
works with his head. He knows every
cow, her yield, her condition and her
profit producing capacity.
Ho live stock is so easily and quick
ly increased in volume as hogs and a
season of good prices is usually a
precursor of increased breeding.
Allow the calf to run with the
mother for a day or so immediately
after birth. The new "milk is neces
sary to promote a proper digestion.
Aside from the commercial value ot
the products from the poultry yard
the value of fresh eggs and fine poul
try for the table should not be under
estimated. Generous treatment while a heifer
tends to develop the udder and in fact
all the milk producing organs of the
cow and establishes a habit that is
Do not defer harvesting your Irish
potatoes until they are affected with
black rot. As soon as the tubers ma
ture and the plants begin to die har
vest the tubers.
No sane and active poultry keeper
will tolerate lice In the nest. Place
water, feed and dust bath where the
ben can easily get at them when she
daily leaves the nest.
All decayed specimens of fruit
should be promptly destroyed. Wind
fall apples and peaches should be
gathered up and destroyed to prevent
spreading the disease.
Unless you secure the guinea eggs
and have the young ones batched un
der the bens, along with the chicks,
they are almost certain to become
wild and unmanageable.
Beware of "red rust" in blackberry
or blackcap bushes. When seen,
promptly dig up and burn infected
plant, being careful not to scatter the
fungous dust over healthy bushes.
Those who have large apple or
chards are fortunate if they have
evaporators for drying windfall ap
ples. This is a good way to utilize
unsalable fruit and thus add to the
profits of the orchard.
Keep your eyes open for better hens.
Tou will often see some advertised
for sale. But steer clear of old worn
out stock. None over one or at the
outside two years old should be
bought or kept on the farm.
i Cottonseed meal fed to excess will
injure the flavor of butter just as
linseed meal in excess will injure
the grain and flavor. While both of
these can be fed to an advantage to
dairy cows the best results are pos
sible only when they are used in con
nection with other materials.
Do not neglect to examine the cur
rant and gooseberry-bushes and look
for the white eggs of the currant
worms, and the larva of the currant
sawfly. If you fisd any, dust the
leaves, top and under sides, with fine
ly powdered hellebore, when the
foliage is wet, or put a heaping table
spoonfal in a gallon of water, and
There is money In bete v
Start an asparagus bed. It thrives
on a sandy soil.
Sell off all the roosters except ths
prime ones for breeding.
The breed of white hogs is rapidly
disappearing from this country.
The good roads movement increases
the pleasure of moving over the
A dog's bark Is rather to be encour
aged. There is argument in the harking
of a dog.
One man cannot well do two things
at once, but two men can do one
Toung shrubs need more cultivation
and care than older ones, especially
the first year.
Some men never discover where a
fence is weak until they attempt to
cilmb over it.
Even a city man can come to the
front with a small flock of poultry In
his back yard.
No cow which averages less than
one and one-half gallons of milk per
day can be kept at a profit
Take the chill off the water for the
mare, and feed her carefully and keep
her quiet for a number of days.
The cow is doing her best for you
and you ran afford to pamper her
whims. They are usually pretty good
The man who said "that the best
poultrymen on most farms are the
women," knew what he was talking
Onions stand a good deal of cold.
If you have new ones earlier than
your neighbors, you must take soma
It Is more difficult to secure the
seeds of forest trees than any other
kinds of seeds, since there is so lit
tle market for them.
Beets may be canned or pickled and
saved for winter use. When vegeta
bles are scarce they will be greatly
enjoyed if saved In this way.
In Japan there are 192 people for
every 40 acres of land and 256 cows,
256 donkeys, and 512 swine for every
square mile of land in the kingdom.
Take some time to make handy de
vices for the house and barn. They
are easy to make, and many of them
are worth much more than they cost.
It is not fair calculation to take the
average of the herd as the basis ot
computing annual profit from the
dairy. Let each individual stand om
The sitting hen should be given a
new, clean box for a nest, filled with
the cleanest of material. Place her on
the new nest and give her the eggs
in the evening.
No animals are bred that are capa
ble of supplying the largest amount of
rich milk and storing away the largest
amount of flesh and fatness In their
bodies at one and the same time.
Most people find that the yearling
hens lay more eggs than the older
hens, but some chicken raisers claim
that the old hens eggs are better for
hatching, because they are more
Good food never creates the char
acter nor temperament of a cow, nor
makes of her a good dairy animal,
any more than it never makes a good
cow out of a small milker; it Is use
less to make the effort
Water or moisture Is always on the
move. When It rains it soaks the
ground, and as soon as it stops raining
it starts its upward movement by capil
lary attraction. It travels from one
soil particle to the next and so on until
the soil becomes what we call dry.
All stock will be healthier and will
thrive better If salt is kept where
they can help themselves daily rather
than at intervals. Medicated salts are
now put up and sola mat are better
in every way for the stock than the
common salt usually used besides be
ing a better conditioner.
The soil has wonderful absorptive
power to hold on to its moisture, for
if we place some soil in the oven and
drive off the moisture by hea and,
then examine these soil particles un
der a powerful microscope we will find
each soil particle coated with a thin
film of what is termed hydroscopic wa
Shade and water are important mat
ters in connection with grazing cattle,
and the more nearly natural the condi
tions can be made, the better. In a
pasture which contains no trees, it
sometimes pays to put up a board roof
to protect cattle from the hot sun in
July and August, but summer feeding
on a large scale Is not generally ad
visable at all where there Is no na
tural shade in the field.
Unless the cockerels are to be re
tained for breeding purposes, it. is ad
visable to kill them off as soon as
they are sufficiently large, thus clear
ing the ground and giving more spars
to the pullets to grow. When cock
erels are allowed to run together,
growth Is considerably retarded. b
sides which the flesh loses a good deal
of its excellence, both in flavor and
Professor Washburn of the Minne
sota division of Entomology at Univer
sity Farm finds toads to be friends of
the farmer. They feed entirely upon
an incredible number of insects. The
federal department of agriculture, in
vestigating the toad, discovers tho
startling fact that in 24 hours the in
sect food consumed by one toad equals
in quantity four times the capacity of
its stomach, which is practically filled
and emptied four times every -'
Dr. Pillem There must be some
thing radically wrong with your sys
tem to have your hair fall out so.
You will have to diet
Skantlox Dye it? I'm afraid, doc,
there's not enough of it left to dye.
LEG A MASS OF HUMOR
"About seven years ago a small
abrasion appeared on my right leg
just above my ankle. It irritated me
so that I began to scratch it and it
began to spread until my leg from my
ankle to the knee was one solid scale
like a scab. The irritation was always
worse at night and would not allow
me to sleep, or my wife either, and it
was completely undermining our
health. I lost fifty pounds in weight
and was almost out of my mind with
pain and chagrin as no matter where
the irritation came, at work, on the
street or in the presence of company,
I would have to scratch it until I bad
the blood running down into my shoe.
I simply cannot describe my suffer
ing during those seven years. The
pain, mortification, loss of sleep, both
to myself and wife is simply inde
scribable on paper and one has to ex
perience It to know what it is.
"I tried all kinds of doctors and rem
edles but I might as well have thrown
my money down a sewer. They would
dry up for a little while and fill me
with hope only to break out again just
as bad If not worse. I had given up
hope of ever being cured when I was
Induced by my wife to give the Cutl
cura Remedies a trial. After taking
the Cuticura Remedies for a little
while I began to see a change, and
after taking a dozen bottles of Cuti
cura Resolvent in conjunction with
'the Cuticura Soap and Cuticura Oint
ment, the trouble had entirely disap
peared and my leg was as fine as the
day I was born. Now after a lapse of
six months with no signs of a recur
rence I feel perfectly safe in extend
ing to you my heartfelt thanks for the
good the Cuticura Remedies have done
for me. I shall always recommend
them to my friends. W. H. White,
312 E. Cabot St.. Philadelphia, Pa., Feb.
4 and Apr. 13. 1909."
And They Wondered.
Judge Nicholas Longworth, who
used to sit on Ohio's supreme bench,
looked unnaturally grave, and a
neighbor, in recognition of his facial
depression, named a pet owl "Judge
Longworth." It was the very next
day that an excited maid broke up his
wife's garden party. "Oh, madam,"
said she. "Madam! Judge Longworth
has laid an egg."
Important to Mothers
Examine careluliy every bottle of
CASTORIA, a safe and sure remedy for
infants and children, and see that it
Signature of i
In Use For Over 30 Years.
The Kind You Have Always Bought
Man will have what he desires, and
will find what is really best for him.
exactly as he honestly seeks it
Xn. WIlow BeetBlac Syrap.
Many a man who stops
twice fails to act once.
There are imitation", don't 1 fooled.
Ask for Lewis' Single Binder cigar for 5c.
The Iamb that plays around a mint
bed tempts fate.
We Give Away
The People's Common. Sense Medical
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Chief Consulting: Physician to the Invalids' Hotel ajtd SptI
tfical Institute at Buffalo, a hook of 10M trVmJ2i.lVa --
over 700 illustrations, in strong" paper
atamns to cover cost of msilirt mW. nr.
Over 680,000 copies of this complete Family Doctor Bookmen sold asoth
oiodiai st regular price of $1.50. Afterwards, one and ball million conies
were given away as above. A new, tip-to-date revised edition is now Vesdy
for mailing. Better send NOW, before all are tfone. Address Wo-xdVSS.
HMABr Mepical Association, R. V. Pierce. M. D., President, Bafalo, N. Y.
DR. PIKRCE'S FAVORITE PRESCRIPTION
THE ONE REMEDY for vrosaao. peaaSor aUnieote food eooag
that its makers are not afraid to print oa its outside wrapper Ra
every utrecentoSecrctsNo Deception. .
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no babit-fomBin drag's. Made Croat aathro medicinaJ forest roots
ot wen estabhaaed curative vatae.
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akin eruption. - , M
Xaayou's Hair Inrlgorator cores dandras
stops hair from fallinjr oat. autkes hair srowv
If you hare Djrepepala. or aayi Uer troabta,
mse Xunyon'a Paw-Paw PUla. They cure BU
loaaaevs. Constipation and drive all impurities
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A Eole Paxtiuc powder 5s-
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STOCKERS & FEEDERS
Choice quality; reds and roant,
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