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fyr llotr to Win Woman. 1 1 h ltur-4t itn Ian fr hnor wn-nfn DM I I moHt easily won Is always intcr A I estlng Icrsiwi It Is never settled. At Mount Vrrrion, N. Y., a very wealthy woman married an cx- llu n tamer whoso life and pors mal habits re not such us the ordiniry j erson consider attractive to a vu-r.un of nliinnictit. Yet sho marric I him anil gi vn tho best I'Vcl Jim. A reason In tlx: world she 1 I i:n. A Nhw York irtrl of 17 nn- imUMcrs her marriage to u physical culrure t -.1 1 who ti:t been glln.; l.cr lesions. 1 In; mini wus wholly nut of her sphera find an impossible person generj.lly, but fV married hi ai because. Men of Iriwn riinl musc le seem to have a slnijgc fasri l: :lio-i fur a certain kind of women. 5-"u;li li ; n l:;ome nnd por ul ir act ra as Favc--nhiin, I;us:l:i Kuruham. KJu-rd Courte l.a;. , Tommy Koss, itc, Bay they would 111 c lo find a presi liption to make the n Im iiiinr from foolish (rollers nf affertion. Herbert Kelrcy, the ll.-gest i.nJ h.n I s must at tor In the u hole world, lias hit (.vn tiouLlcs In decking tlictn, but he li not 'oath to ten how women :re won and li i.v thiir aflcslions are r talked. ono of Lis reasons ure so rrlsply fxp.eie.l th :t they are worth quoting. Ite saya: "re-fun- yiiu marry her kis lur as tliou ;h r o were your wif; after your mirrlige kis-i her an a sweetheart. i:e cinsrde-Jtc of h r in amr.ll things 3 ns:il thlrgi rn.tke a woman's life. Need J or und let her know It. Women undir-t-nd hrst that It Is nuiio 1'Ii s. e l l i give tit in t.i rivelv.s. Never abusj lier confidi n e." Ill-lie Wnii el Clothes. After running away to New York nn I getting niurried. Mr. and Mrs. C'lnrlei S. VVi ed of llolmesbui g. I'a., rilurn-l ho ..o for u supply of I'lothl ig wi.icii ;h. y hid failed to tike with tl.o.n in ll-c'r hut flight. The groom Is 13 ;c;:n i 1 !, ; n-1 t .e bride, who wan Miss Mmy cries t o-'i'all Lloyd of T.itony, l only 17 yinrs of a-;e. A difference in r.ll'ilou3 belief :.inl th? opposition of relative 3 w-i the iiiiiho of their HK.kinii a runaway match of it. Miss Moyd lived with hrr aunt, Mrs. Mary C'avanaush, at Ktale road and Mad ison street, Tacony. Kfie had tjet-n ac quainted for some lime with Weed who is a telcirriiph operator nnd u r;nin''.Hnn of Chief KiiKineer 8nilth of the 1 ii'Hr o:' cor rection. The opposition of rel-itlvei to tlio mariliiKo was ttmriK. however, and t Ha yiriiiK couple decided to run i.way. ll lifT tin. Ido to tuko any Iiukikc ulna, ll;ey lioarded u train at Hnal Ftre -t t tati in. Mill irlelphla. with rn y what they wie. After JiaviiiK been married in New York, the newly made Slr. Wcnl tel idvMed ti lier aunt, tel. ms: Jur of the maritime mid r..kln that her i lotli-a be si nt to -tu r. Mis. a vanauprh refused to sen 1 them, lio.vevir, and the happy pair e m e.pi.-ntly ri'tii'lied to Tlieony, no that the 1 li le et ui I pit la r attire. '1 IiIm was r,iei h. r, it ml i-l'.e Is now llvlup v.i'ii hi r youthful lii.a liatid at J lolmpid.iirr;. Known Wed d I i; Mo c'i hy Men t. Mrs. Mary Murtin -Nevi li'iiiS '-HiniKe-njn-nlster - ltofTsietter - Keaudry - l'ratt -Call la l& years old and it a d:-essniawer at Deiutr. Mary Martln'3 first call to th aKar wim wiien s'u wra barely 10. In her home tov.-n vt iJalveoto:! nl.e met nnd loved F.'ank NewJoitse, a mi'.l wrlKlit. and with lilui went to Ma'aniora.4, Mexico, where the,v pleiii d their troth. The ttrst experience in doubla bl.a.i ai Iho Ipngnst nnd mnst rureeeRful, three cl I'drcn beliiR horn to the union, two of which are still alive. Tho di irlli of Newhouse left an attractive, young widow on the eliglbk? list Of Nashville, III., where she went to live. Alexander Uur-iie, a ia:pontr, was the second man to dl.-cover the charms of Mary Mart In-New -hnuv the. pretty widiw with the thrro b:.l,es, nnd to his hr. ast he took the::i ull. l-'ul Uurge was u man who avoided manual labor. The bride soon dis covered the. fal ir.p;i of her recond sponre, and with the nid of Ui-i divorce court sent him on his wny. In Topeka, Kas., a year or so later O.ivcr Uar.i-.lsLcr, a mu'.hinist by trade, lowed to the teauty and fciiueof Mrs. Mary Martin N?w hcuse-Rur.gi . A brl-.f partnership thli proved to be. Discord came Into the family hi.me. and, profiting by her rapidly f plead ing expei lence, the hasteniil the end, pay ing for and pcrmi.tii.g tho husband to have tho divorce. Once more fre-, M:iry Martln-NowhoiiFe-Runge-Hannl.'ter hied herself wertwanl. s eking for a perfect man. Settling herie'.f in Denver, sh? noon had a comfortable burlr.css, hut the cverlng were lonely, nnd when Christopher 1 loffstetter paid her court whispers of lovo so inded fair to the htrolno of three marriages, lloffstetter proved a bad match. A f.-w years of weary night v.'giis for the unsttady step and the c:oss greeting sufficed, (nice more her earrTngs vpnt for a divorce, and apain she found herrr'lf frre from the rharhtes cf ir. a trillion)-. A short rest cave her new hopi for another he';imnte. AlonjT came John It. IV rji.'d y, pa;er hanifcr by trade, unci hy far tin most likely looklii;; candidate for the effeefons of Mary Martin-NawlKMise-Riir.ge-nunn'H'er-l!ofrtettcr Flnce the passing of h-r 11 tt f1uno. Hut Iteaudry did not, after u trial, cuilo fill the bill of p?rt:c'.ihrrs set down by Mary Martln-Newhouse, etc., and he, too, v. as ient sway with a illvoree. Next came Thomas Pratt, nnd cftT a brief s;ell of cooing he tool: Mary Mnrt'n Nev.ho'is - Runeg - JIanrls'.er-lI.rtTstf tter HeHiidry to ho his wedded wife till t!er.th them did part. This proved nnothr 1 rl -f experience In the yoke fur the woman f many names. The phorteorrlngs of hus bii'.d No. 6 were held up to his fuc. aid he, too. wa. sent forth forev-rmore with a dec-rre of Plriclcners Then along came Thomas Call, an old re idem of Iienver nrd himself of p'entiful mn trlT-nnl'il eTpeilnee. Call had two grown daiirthters. who vigorously i ppo ed the match, hut neither tliese mr rel'f.1 'n could deter the widow, and soon hi;r--lanl No 7 was brought into camp. He nNo proved not up to the specific;' tlnpR, i nil soon joined the colony of cx-hushan's, only to lie t iken by death a yenr l iter. Kit nearly four years Mrr. Mary Mar tln Newhouse - Uunse - Haniilftrr-Hoffs'e'.'.er-I!eaiidry-rratt-Cnll lived singly. Tie n lone liness w!ld upon h'r. Ti tie hunt unci mor e. The buple sourrdeil and the wld w r'sortel to a matrimonial eeiney. Out of the sunny clime of snmh r l Ca'lfi m a came n hold Iocl Invar, who worsh!ed, by mall, at the shrlno whoro Mary had Fserlfleed, nnd tv, too, li rpredlng tnwnrd the fluttering heart from his snug Ios An girles home. flowing over the prospects. Mary Martin ft nl. at fi8 Is preparing one more fo- a nuptial day, r-onsoled In the thought that the ample menrs of her ew-fnund hus band pronilso a, reverse nf form for the widow who has crossed so many turbulent mali.nrinrl ses.s. Card Game (or a Widow. Ron. .. ... , g.iu.e oi penueMe will Ik; pia.ved ill ti e piirlorH of --t Hudsnn avniie, (Suttenhi rg, N. J., between two suitors fur the hand of a widow who owns the house. The widow, who is to nbl !e by the result of this game, is Mrs. Amelia Arklanl, who la styled hy her neigblxirs as "fair, fat nnd forty," nnd admits the forty. She has been married three times end weighs 200 pounds. She is worth $li,'00. One of the suitors Is lte'nild Van Riesl ing, a carpenter, 33 years old. He has been courting the widow for some time and Is a good hand at cards. The other man is Captain John Taylor, 3 years old, who Jias command t.f a tramp steamer. Ho also is a giKid cird player. Captain Taylor was well acquainted with the whlow's last husband, Arkland. who also as captain of a tramp steamship. Mrs. Arkland thinks a good deal of both men, and was undecided which to take. Van Blessing had, if anything, the better of the contest, as lie was at home near the widow all the time. Recently both men have becsn so urgent for the widow to choosa between them that she did not know what to do. Finally she said she would let a gime of nenucJilc decide the natter. She said that ICO.tVX) points would be the game. tli'ii. Arkland is a lover of tlie game, nnd is lurvrlf no mean player. The contest, Eho stipulated, must bo played in the p.xrlor of tier home in the presi nee of the friends of ail toncumed. Midget to Wed. When Will Arth'e, the forty-four-lneh ii-id tret, who i laya the part of Sheridan Grant Cireene, one of the children of Smiley Gnino, in "ilird Center." culled ut the marriage license dirk's jfilcv in Chicago he was un ible to look over the counter. lly standins off a c.in-'ideru'jle distance, so as to get the pr.iper perFpectivu, how ever, he was nlilir, by shoutlnr?, to iittrp.ct the ut'.ention of C lerk Saltnt ns m, to wliorn he exflainej tl.at he wanted to get married. Archio w;ii invited into Mr. S litnonson'H oI!i' e, whiro Ire announced tho name of fie brid-to-be as Miss Lorettj JtacDonald, nn ctt.er nie:nl,er tif the "1 SI r J Centir" car-t. Mis; MacDonald is C feet 7 inches !n Ir.'ijjhl, but the tiivrrpaney In size between heis If iirni l.er Im: and Is n t to be ulloweel to stand in the way of matrimony. Archie mid Miss M leDon ild nvi in I'eo'In about a month no, when the lir.-t ir iUin.' tion of "l;ird l entir" was singed. Tlie continued ass.rchition erf the ynrii.g p-o;.io b::iKht iiborit the i nrigi ment, which wis nr. n nrneed to n few friends a few days u'Jro. Archie's Jiome Is In New York City. Miss MacIonali lives In Brooklyn. Ho Ia SI yens old nnd she confesses to the Butiitn number ef yeari. Young Cotlflp Wed at Mlinlgbt. When Dr. V. A, Wulnwright of Win chester, III., nird Miss i:ilen Robertson of 37LS bist t)live street, St. Louis, u iuir-:a at tlio St. John's hospital, were married at the re-sklenee of Rev. James Sliulla of Clayton. Mo., on the ISth. at mitlnight, a romance evtending over several years was culminated. Dr. and Mrs. Walnwright have known each other since ttiey were at college in St. l-oiils. Ho was a student of the Marion Bima college, and she was a student in J. the Rebecca Training school In 1903. They have been engaged tlnce last Septemler and their marriage was set for this fall. Dr. Walnwright came to St Iuis le ccn lly. His visit wus ono of sightseeing at tho World's fair, but after CJilling uimj Miss Roberts-oil one evening he decided that he could not put the wedding oft longer, so he asked her to go with him ti Clayton aJid be married. To this Miss Rolertpon consented, antl the young couple took a car to that place. It w.s some time after 11 o'clock when they arrived at Clayton, but, with the hel of a resident ot that town, they found the home nf Rev. James Shu! tit, who is tha pastor of the Methodist church at Clayton, and were married. Only two witnesses were present, Mrs. Fhults, and the man who had guided them to the minister's house. Change In Thirty nintm. Married, divorced, marriett to a iecond woman, again elivorced and remarried t the Erst wife within thirty minutes after the second separation la the record de veloped in a d.vorce case tried at Klkhora, Wis., by Judge Helden. Some years s Loren II. Baker, a well-to-do young farmer, married a buxom country lass. They were divorced and he then married a Chicagei woman. Recently she packed her trunk and do-arted. He brought suit fur separa tion, and when the cjse came on for t.ial the first wife with her two children was in the court room. She said she would remarry Mr. Baker tho moment the di vorce was granted, und s-he did. Ktertrl? Wo;tiI!iiHr Car. A car for wedding parties may he tht next move that the- Aurora, El;;ln & Chi citgo electric li:;e may place on Kre rails. The records of Geneva show that there have been 1,GJ m irrl ig.- license-; is: uc 1 In Kane county In the last two years ;.nj the number Is em the inore ise. Hun Ire 2 of Chicago teople go Into the Fox ilef valley to pet married nnd to mjiy the pic turesque scenery r.long the route. Ti e clortlic 'ines are beinaf u.'el t .1 great extent in making short wcddli g ,rl a. A large number of contracting jar.!-; itrj taken to Rockford, where there arc i.o.v three inlerurban lines. !n that tow.i tlorM is r.n ave.-i'R:- of one Iseeiirin wed ir y, t day, the couples coming acrts the 1 or ,!', f eei the Janevville and ISeloit line. Au ori is soon to hive an ndiitionil tl-ct ic 1 i.e. s i that the nri-ribe r of m.irri g.' I. e.i ei of the Ka'.e county cripitrU way ba a. HI lur reused. Itor-tanee m the I'l'.e. Tjlttlo did ."'is i Minnie Sawdey diwi a when siie diseoverej the los r of her pjr eiri the; I'ike at the World's f.ilr tint sli v.ould marry the man wiio found it, lrit SL'ch frove'd to be the rns , and rhi- be cartio the wife of K. '. Siwdey, 1 ea i i the same n in-.e, hut not u no-ir re'ative. Xlisi Siwdey Is the dieghter of I'r.nll R:'i!ey, enee a preacher, but for the tat few eirs a lurmir, owning a raneii four miles out fr.jin I.ong'nount, t'olo. She left her horro for a visit to the World's fa r several weeks ago and ihirtly after I.e. nrrhul there she lost her purse; on th I'ike. It contained nil of her money, li r calling caiMs un'd tho address where ti was staying in St. lxiui The next morning after breikfast sh was Informed that u gentleman wished t eo her. Fawuey was there with tho parser Thf similarity of names made tkeni ao quainted and strong fji.tidsM.) rcsj'ted.