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THE BEE: OMAHA, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10v 1913.
The Omaha daily bee
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The crooked lawyer who divides
with blackmailers must e squelched.
Uisjita Cowiuer Over Odds. IteadUna.
01 courts, that la what giants are
expuctod to do.
Like homo othor folks. Governor
8ulzer has finally coucluded that dis
cretion la tho better part of valor.
If any other federal prison convicts
want to get out by the pardon route,
now must bo tho auspicious time to
Pshaw, those oastern railroad em
ployes want a ralso of only $ 18,00 0,
000. What is that botween fifty
. Borne of his friends think Qenoral
Harrison Gray Otis, now up in his
'70s, may yet livo long enough to
come to an untimely end.
The Mexican Herald opines that
the rebels will not bo as quick to fol
low tho ballot as tho bulfot, and that
is about what will happen.
Alaska 1b shipping largo quantities
St rutabagas d6wn to tho utates. Wo
kiew something would-turn up there,
Ifott, drop that brick, you!
Hero Is tho National Gorman
American alliance resolutlng In Xavor
of Irish home rulo. You havo to go
some to beat thos'o Germans.
A French sword expert was seri
ously prloked in his 176th encounter,
showing that accldenta will happen
in the best regulated Parisian duels.
Joplln, Mo., hnB adopted the com
mission form of government, H
there be any virtue in the thing, It
surely ought to be adopted by Jopllq,
Note how a Philadelphia' fan
dropped dead when "Homo-Run"
Baker fanned, it you would know
how baso ball grips tho Amerlcrn
President "Wilson said In signing
the tariff bill that some such action
had beep a dream from his child
hood. What peculiar nightmares
some folks have'.
Credit tho colonel with knowing
enough to time his departuro for
South America before tho world
terles could crowd everything elso
out of the spotlight.
A fashion molder tells us that tho
Idea is lo make gowns now "to fit
the souls of women." Does that ac
count for tho paucity and trans
p&rency of material used?
A Rochester, N. Y., womau was
brushed off the top of a house by a
passing aeroplane. Folks will havo
to bo careful from now on how thoy
alt around on exposed heights in this
By the president's executive order,
the roller towel is to bo banished
from all public bulldlnga in Washing,
ton "in the interest of public health."
Any unsanitary towels rolling around
our public buildings hero?
What is this? A diabolical scheme
to move the families of twenty-one
railway moil men from Lincoln to
Omahai Well, now It Secretary
Bryan cannot stop that he Is not so
much with the administration.
The St Louis Veiled Prophet has
made his annual pilgrimage through
the forest of Elm; Spruce, Walnut,
Chestnut, Pine and Olive streets. We
might add Poplar, but surely not
even a "veiled" prophet would ven
ture that far down at night
The real cstatera cee signs of Boss
Howell backing up on his attempt to
hold landlords for water used at
meter rates without limit by the ten
ants, The Water board boss will
hafe to back up on this and several
other too proportions
The Ilnooln Highway.
Facetiously, it might be remarked
that in building tho Lincoln Memorial
Highway wo wore- at least catching
up with tho ancient Komans, who,
under Applua Claudius, as early as
312 D. C, built the famous old Ap
plan way. But our civilization has de
pended upon rapid transit, for which
wo have provided with astounding
skill and success our railroad thor
oughfares, constituting the paragon
of tho world. It Is tho spirit and en
terprise of rapid transit that now
provokes the demand for alroadway
from the Atlantic to the Pacific, for
wo may well doubt ita coming but for
the swift-flying automobile.
Enthusiastic Nnbraskana havo
pronounced tho Lincoln Memorial
Highway "the greatest movoment of
Uy ngo." It is a groat movement,
perhaps greater than anyono has yot
had tho prescience to realize, but
thero Is that other ocean-to-ocean
highway, tho Panama canal, also con
structed by this same indomitable
and fast-fiootlng race. And thero is
also projected an overland highway
from Canada to .Mexico beyond the
It is said that off to tho aides of
tho Appiun way in Homo wore great
solitary woods "which could not bo
worked for want of roads," but along
tho "way" itself were stalely dwell
ings and highly improved farms. Wo
will begin to grasp tho full import of
these national highways an in their
prime work of annihilating distance
and unifying communities wo ceo
them also open up mora invitingly
now stretches of territory to desira
ble settlement, as tho, railroads have
been doing for half a century.
In the House of Its Friends.
If republicans had predicted that
tho democratic administration would
play directly into the hands of Wall
street In tho formation of a currency
bill they would havo bean nnathe
matized by all tho oracles of democ
racy, Including Senator Hitchcock's
newspaper. But lo, what has hap
pened? Having exerted himself 'in
opposition to tho bill personally on
tho floor of the sonato, Senator
Hitchcock Is reinforced in his as
saults by his faithful paper at home,
which thus approvingly quotes Frank
A. Vanderllp, president of the City
National bank of Now York tho
Standard Oil concern, as It explains:
The bill will Increase rather than de
crease financial supremacy of New York.
Interest rates will not fluctuate so milch
nd New York wilt become a national
Then 8onator Hitchcock's newspa
That Is precisely what New York is at
present and that la why so many people
complain. The complaint Is Just. The
icbntrot of the New York reserve bank.
'should the blir bccoms' taw, would' drift
into the hands of the big interests, whlfh
now dominate In New York City, even If
they did not at once get control. '
Thus condomnod in tho houso of
Its "friends," tho Wilsori-Glnss-Bryan,
'currency bill, needs no ono else to
off or a frank exposition of Its de
fects. Tho country certainly does
hot demand legislation that will tend
toward .. further centralization of
financial power in Wall street. But
tho administration boasts that It will
put it through under caucus spur
without material changes.
The Bile of the Auditor,
Time was when your friend, the
operating official, looked askanco at
the auditor, regarding him as little
more) than a necessary nutsancn in
tho management of a modern rail
road. That timo has passed with the
newer dispensation, which makes the
auditor supremo In the dlroction of
most of tho great railways of the
country. His supremacy signifies
the emphasis now placed on the in
vestment side of tho business and in
stead of abating the old policy of "all
the traffic will bear" in tho matter
of rate-making, its very logic Is to
make all traffic profitable.
The new system Is a matter of cou
cern to the general public as well aB
the operating official, chafing under
tbe exacting demands of financial ex
perts, whoso experience in tho trans
portation business usually ends with
their skill In manipulating figures so
as to strike proper balances. The
desire of the now regime Is to reduce
railroading to a more matter of scien
tific auditing, subject to the direc
tion, not of tho man out on the lino
with executive command of operating
and traffic, but the expert with his
eyes glued ou two rolatlvo columns
It is not unlikely that orders often
como to practical railroad men from
those with almost no spoclal knowl
edge of transportation. Looking too
much to the stocks and bonds side of
the railroad and not enough to
physical efficiency is what has made
lota of trouble and more than once
upset the balance.
Mrs. Pankhurst gives as her reason
for charging to hear her coming loc
turea fn the United States that she
wishes to raise funds to promote auf
fragettelsm in England. But do
Americano willing to listen desire to
contribute to such lawlessness as her
band has been waging? But Mrs.
Pankhurst will get the money. Amer
icana will pay to see almost anybody
and anything properly advertised.
Of all the actor gentlemen. Do
Wolf Hopper has the best claim to
equipment for writing, up the world
sorlea, and bis consists in the fact
that he used to recite "Casey at thy
Bat." to the amusement or theater
(outrun raoM Mt nut
Thirty Years A go
John Dillon, the famous comedian, pre
sented tho comedy drama "State's At
torney" at tho Boyd, supported by Miss
A Rpotted Comanche pony which the
Indians presented to President Arthur
during his recent visit to their reserva
tion In Washington, pas.ied through the
olty In an express car bound to tho
"Great Father" In Washington.
C. F. Goodman left for Philadelphia
and New York to attend the annual con
vention of the Wholesale Druggists as
sociation. Oscar Goodman goes east to
attend tho Philadelphia College of Phar
The republicans held a primary to
chooso delegates to the Judicial district
convention, practically without contest,
the delegates selected being F. W. Band-
hauer, John If. Butler, Fred Behm, J. B.
Redfleld, Luther R. Wright. W. J.
Broatoh, W. F. Beckel, W. W. Marsh,
John McDonald, W. L Baker and U F.
The democrats at the samo time se
lected their judicial delegation In the
county convention as follows: W. If.
JJams, C. H. Brown, A. U. Ferguson,
Ooorge Gibson, G. W. Doane, Samuel
Ifarman. J. D. Howe, C R. Xtedlck and
Mrs. II. C. Farnham has lost a gold
bracelet, whose return to A. M, , Clark,
107 South Fourteenth, wilt bo rewarded.
Mr. Henry Ross, who was Injured by
a fall from his horse, la again ablo to be
Charlie Bwobe of tho Merchants Na
tional bank Is exhibiting tho Jaw of an
Indian skeleton which lie found near
Twenty Years Ago
j'irui ward democrats hold a canoua
and endorsed Walter Molse for the coun
cil and Jamos E. Boyd for mayor.
Mrs. J, Brown and daughter, Fannlo,
returned from a pleasant visit to tho
Officer Burr filed a complaint against
a saloon keeper, aliening that he kept his
windows open on Sunday,
Mrs. Robinson of Fortieth street and
Grand avenue reported lo the police that
somo of her best hens were mysteriously
disappearing and she had a very definite
Idea that thoy, were not absconding of
their own free will and motion.
Harry Langstodter and Rev. Leo M.
Franklin left for St. Joseph to attend the
wfddlnc of Ed'Wessell.
C. W. Fowler, editor of the Steele City
Standard, called at The Bee offices on a
fraternal visit, being in the city to attend
the Knights of Pythias grand lodge and
visiting his sister, Mrs. John Wlthnell.
A World's fair party composed of Peter
Bouse, Rowe Williams, Vlo Gladstone,
John Meyers and Mr. Murphy, was organ
ized and ready to start for the Great
Ten Years Ako
The republicans of Douglas county, In
Jonvantion assembled, nominated this
ticket: District court clerk, W. W, Bing
ham: sheriff. James Allan: county Judge.
D. M, Vlionhalen county tre&furer.-Rot-
crt O. Kink; county clerk, Charles Unttt;
assessor, Harry D. Reed; county com
missioner, M. J. Kennard; coroner, Ed
ward F. Bralley; surveyor, P, A. Ed
qulst; superintendent of schools, E. J.
Bodwell. It elected Robert Cowell as
chairman of the new county committee;
Charles F. Tuttle, secretary, and Robert
W. Dyball, treasurer.
The figures showed a total attendance
at King's Highway for tho Ak-Bar-Bon
period of 13J.ttl, as against U8.S28 the pre
After President Horace O. Burt had
held prolonged conferences with Union
Paclfla shopmen, formerly on a strike. a
to the final adjustment of the settlement
tentatively made June 3, the wholo mat
ter woe passed up to Mr. Harrlman and
tho national officers of the unionists for
Mrs. J. D. Kite of Wymoro was the
guett of her sister, Mrs. J. A. Dempster
Miss Mamie UnAloy of Atlantic City,
la,, returned to her home after spend
ing the week with her sister, Mrs. J
W. Noble, 3503 Hawthorne avenue.
People Talked About
General Carransa, leader of the MexJ.
can revolutionists, is hailed as the "father
of his country" by admirers. If he
comes out on top the title may stick.
The very latest terpaichorean caper in
New'York select circles is named "Hltchy
Koo." It combines "the dainty artlaUo
steps of the turkey-tansO and the Ak
Humorist lll have to look to their
laurels. Edward Gunster of Harvey's
Iike, Pa., has tn his crop of chestnuts
specimens which measure In the burrs
threo and one-half inches in diameter.
Th late Edward Butler, democratic
boss of Bt, Louts, put a chunk of his wad
into the St. Louis World newspaper.
Now his estate Is striving to get back
some of the boodle by foreclosing a
mortgage on .the pianola.
In a little yoom into which sunshine
rarely enters, Junius 8. Morgan, future
head of the Morgan banking house, is
rounding out his Harvard career as a
atnlor. Young Morgan ia llvint In Hollls
Hall, the old-fashioned, 10yearold dor
mi tor'- '
James A. Barwlck, United Btatss
weather bureau observer, retired, cele
brated his seventieth birthday anniver
sary at his home at .Milton, Pa. Mr. Bar
wlck spent thirty-five years, half of his
life, in the service of the United Btatss
Miss Halite M. Daggett said to be the
first woman In the United States ap
pointed to the wsltlon of lookout at a
forest reserve station, Uvea tn Siskiyou
county, California. She has been placed
In charge of Eddy's Gulch lookout, situ
ated on a peak of the Salmon Alps, .0X)
Miss Elisabeth Burchantl of New York
went to Dublin this summer to teach
about 1.000 children .folk, dance, a; the
(notation of the Countess of Aberdeen.
When Lady Aberdeen was in New York
last winter she was Interested In the
dancing In tho public sehoola and so
came the Invitation.
Archie Roosevelt, the third son of
Thtodor Roosevelt ha entered Har
ard as a freshman. He Is a candidate,
for a place on the 1S1I fool ball team.
Archie. Ilka his brothers, Theodora. Jr .
and Kernut wo preeedod him at Har
vard, fs living In a luxurious svue of
rooms un the noted Gold l"oat
Twice Told Tales
Alfred Noyes, tho English poet, who,
alone among the entire poet tribe, makes
a living out of poetry, said at a dinner
In New York;
"I wish It to be understood that my
poems are not putting me In the Car
negie or Rockefeller class.
"While my poems atford me a com
petence. I am still hit hard by the story
(of Mrs, Blanco.
' 'Who Is that young man who Is pay.
Ing you such marked attentlonT Mrs
Blanco, a society leader, asked her
" 'He Is a poet, mother," the young girl
" 'Gracious!' cried the mother. 'And
can you, a millionaire's daughter, seri
ously contemplate throwing yourself
away on a starving poet)'
" 'Oh.' said the young girl, 'you don't
understand. He Isn't an ordinary poet
We writes poetical advertisements.'
" 'My darting.' said the mother, 'call
him up at once. I'll ask him to our
week-end house party.' "New York
fftntrirv it nnnulnr nolnlon. nennles
do' not exclusively riguro in the contri
initial hnv At ln.-t.tt this conclusion
might be gathered from a story recently
tola oy juemii v. unanm. timi
tn the Postofllce department at Wash.
Some timo ago. according to Mr
stonDed at the par
sonage to see the minister's wife on her
way down town to do some shopping.
"I havo only a minute to stay," said
the caUer, as she was ushered Into the
parlor. "I am on my way down town to
match eome buttons." t
"Why go all the way down towrtT
queried the minister's wife, sweetly. "I
may be able to match them for you."
rrt vnu' rflitllv think you can?" re
sponded the caller. "I didn't know you
kept such a supply on nana.
T hnvA Inns o f them." replied the
minister's wife. "My husband gets them
out of the contribution cox. i can
match most any button In the congre
gation." Philadelphia Telegrapn.
The Loirlcnl Conclnalon.
a iittu rlri .was walking along the
street with her mother, when she saw a
one-armed man. It was the iirst time
i.i v,r ll fo thnt she had ever seen a
man without an arm. and she wanted to
know all about It. Her mother explalnea,
i. tn tir nuestlons. that the man
had probably met with tn ncctdent of
aome kind and that his arm wouia never
grow bal't. The little girl thought for
o rr.r.mnt nd then said. "Well, If tho
Lord made' us, It seems to me like He
ought Jo keep us in repair. "-Judgo.
ftepubllcan. Colonel J. C. Elliot editor
and proprietor. Is one that the business
men and farmers of Cuming county may
well be proud of. The many natural re
sources of the county are set forth in
well written articles. Illustrated with
views of public buildings, residences,
business houseB, farm and street scenes
and portraits of prominent business and
professional men. It Is printed on a fine
grade of book paper and it press work
and typography are of the highest order.
The booster edition of the Stanton
Picket, G. A. Mayfietd editor. Is printed
in magazine form and illustrated with a
bird's-eye view of Stanton and numer
ous other pictures. Among Its features
are a description of the resources of
Stanton county, a write-up of its schools
and a. fine line of display advertising.
Editor Buechler of the Grand Island
Independent says Hall county Is the
garden spot of the premier state of the
union and uses forty seven-column
pages to demonstrate that he has good
foundation for the claims he is making.
One great feature la a double page con
taining two bird's-eye views of the city,
each fourteen columns tn width. The
r-ttatl, wholesale, educational, manufac
turing and stock market of the city are
treated In separate sections and each Is
handsomely Illustrated. There are also
Illustrated articles on several other towns
In the county.
The booster editions of the Gerlng
Courier and Scott's Bluff Star-Herald,
both of which are dominated largely by
the personality of Asa B. Wood, are de
voted to setting forth the splendid possi
bilities of Nebraska's "Valley of the
Nile." Hero crops do not depend upon
the rainfall. Great Irrigation plants have
made the desert rejoice and -blossom as
the rose. Both papers are well Illustrated
and well printed, and each carries a fine
line of display advertising.
St. Louis Republic: Wealthy Americans
who 'go shopping abroad may now tell
the truth on their return tor a good deal
less money. It Is doubtful If they will,
though; it takes a lot of money to bribe
New York World: Massachusetts now
has a candidate for governor who rejects
his party platform and a governor who
bids for allegiance from three parties.
And politics is not much more mixed in
Massachusetts than elsewhere, olther.
Baltimore American: The new tariff
raises the duty on poker chips from 3S
to (0 per cent ad valorem. Now, Just
what does this mean? Is it an endeavor
to encourage a home industry, or is It a
sinister thrust at the great national
Chicago Record-Herald. Harry Kemp,
the poet who ran away with Upton Sin.
claims wfe, has been put in Jail In Eng
land for giring there as a stowaway. Poet
ICemp has for a long time suspected that
society waa organised on a bad basis,
He will now be sura of it
Indianapolis News: Those members ot
the bouse who run away at this timo
may not find so warm ' a welcome at
home as they expect. People pretty gen
erally are coming to the belief that when
they pay a national legislator a gcW
salary it Is hi business to stay on tbe
Job as long as there Is any work to be
Philadelphia Ledger: Not only can
shrimp, lobsters and lo now be Imported
without payment ot duty, but turtles,
with or without their strums, skeletons,
human or otherwise; radium, whether in
bulk or not; silkworm eggs, rags, teeth,
natural or unnatural; extract of hemlock,
valonla. wltherlte, stilts, postage stamps,
nut vomica and Ipecac are on the tree
Aliont the Ak-Snr-Oen Ball,
OMAHA, Oct 9.-To the Editor of The
Bee: Thla dlsousslon about the alleged
disgraceful scenes at the Ak-Sar-Ben
ball Is doubtless mighty good reading for
those who were not there, but as one
who was there, and who stayed until 1
o'clock, I want to bear testimony that I
did not see anything on the dancing
floor that arty reasonable person could
take exception to. People must remem
ber that this Is a public ball, with guests
present from many out-of-town places,
and that every one does not go through
the same dances in the same way. There
certainly was no more hugging or high
stepping than I havft f rn film i:t avaii
social night at the different country
"""" summer, if the Ak-Sar-Ben
governors, or any one representing them,
had ventured to call any of the dancers
off the floor, there would have been an
uproar of protest and denunciation of it
as unjustifiable interference.
Where I think the ball management Is
really open to criticism is In' the arrange
ment Of the hall, reserving oil iu k
space for boxes, allotod to themselves.
a. la,n,,,e" ana "elr personal frUnds.
AK-Bar-flen la Himrka . w .
democrats organlxaUon with every mem-
"c. u lno game level, and there should
be no special privilege, or plaM1! ot
honor, excepting for those who do the
work, or participate In the formal pro
fh!?V.V WaS uno"'clal'y announced
In the seating, but Instead the first
comers found all the best viewpoints
fenced off te jb, of 8We,Cn?
A TWELVE-TEAR MEMBER,
Dcmnnu. Stntc-Oirned Stock Yard.
SOUTH OMAirA . L ?. V,r.d,u
of Tho tj.a. t . . 10 lno OHor
oi j.no uee: In v. cni.v.
. a icouo appeared
S"' H. W. Ralslon of
tUl, wnoreln he both ao-
We" Ctllclt,m a "tatemcnt of mle
-.wBa recently m your great
Paper. Mr. Raiitnn ... u. I 1". 1
. , i a. ieeaer
Z tt ftn.d that ne- ln mmQn with
havlntr conditions remedied in tho stock
yards, but that I failed to go far enough
in my statement concerning the treat
ment tho feeders and shippers were re
ceiving from the Btnrif v... t J.
doe8 Mr. Ralston want me to point every
thing out In detail where the farmers and
everybody elso are flim-flammed by those
bunko artists who are managing tho stock
.l mo uiciaiion ot the beef trust
Mr. Ralston advises me to apply to the
State Railway cnmmlulnn r .j
, " " W ICUfDIB,
Appylng to the railway commission .would
"b uiniar 10 applying lo Governor More-
(heads appointee, C. W. Sears, vice
chairman of tho Nebraska Revenue and
Taxation commission for a square deal If
the stock yards and packing houses were
; concerned. Any one reading Mr. Ralston'i
article can Dlalnlv dlrm th.i k i. -..n
versed In stock yards transactions. 1
will quote a passage ln his article: "Mr
BU'la and A. F. Striker, secretary, under
mo guiaing eye oi Mr. Buckingham, look
on while all thla rllm.flamml..i, I. n
Ing on and never bat an eye." Of course
noi, iney are worxing under instructions
There 1b but one way, and the only
way to get redress, have the state own
the stock yards. What I am mosfc In.
terested In is the oppression and persecu.
tlon of the down-trodden employes hired
by the month, with long hours and low
serfdom, consequently my voice is like
a voice in me wuaerness wnen i tanc to
them as to how they could better their
condition through education, agitation
and organization. JERRY HOWARD.
The discovery that a check for $,700
had been lying around loose for weeks
In the Philadelphia city hall shocked
the regular chair warmers and almost
Jarred William Penn off his perch.
"Washington reports to various papers
affirm that President Wilson will soon
lift S.000 offices In the Postofflce depart
ment from the reach of spoils hunters
and clap them under the protecting wings
of civil service.
Roger C. Sullivan, one of tho demo
cratic bosses of Illinois, Is looking Into
the senatorial fight tn Illinois. Among
other qualifications for the Job attributed
to Roger is his versatility as a corre
spondent ot W. J. Bryan.
The pathos of belated regret clings to
these words attributed to Governor Sul
zer: "I sometimes wish that I had
taken my wife's advice and remained In
congress two more years, finished out
my term of twenty years and retired to
private life. Then thero would have been
none of this worry."
The New York Evening Post notes a
curious phase of public sentiment spring
ing from tiie impeachment trial, "It is
not that the people love Bulzer more,"
says the Post, "but that they despise
Murphy with heightened intensity. Every
new fact brought out to the hurt ot
tiie governor's reputation merely inflames
tho anger against the Tammany boss.
This is now the most significant factor
ln the city election. Sulzer may well be
destroyed politically. It Is hard to see
how he can have any future; but It
looks as it he might drag down Murphy
Over the Seas
Boh-emla last year grew Us.SU acres ot
The population of Korea-Is now esti
mated at U.065,660.
Prague's street railway covers a dls
tance ot forty-nine miles.
British railways In 1513 carried 1,394,.
337,000 ticketed passengers.
Chile has B.7S3 manufacturing estab
lishments, employing an aggregate ot
A suspension bridge with a main span
S.T0O feet long ia proposed for the Mersey
river at Liverpool.
Sues canal established a new earning
record last year, when its profits
amounted to nearly 115,000,000.
At the beginning ot the year there wers
built, building or authorised for the fleets
of England, Germany, the United States,
France, Japan. Russia, ltajy and Austria
a total of ill submarines.
The proper old willow for artificial legs
Is ld to be running short In England.
A practical rubber leg has been invented,
but it offers too many opportunities for
artificial elongation to be popular. i
SAID IN FDN.
"What's the matter with Bllgglns? lie s
wearing a last year's hat. a cheap suit
of clothes and a tin wateh. Has he had
"No. He's getting ready to dodge the
Income tax. " Washington Star-
"You call yourself an actor. I'd have
you know that I wear the mantte of
"I may not wear the mantle of Booth,
retorted tho other, "but I gotta fur over
coat. Yah." Kansas City lournai.
"There's nothing new under the sun,"
said the readymade philosopher.
"No," replied the patron ot cafes and
musical comedies; "nor under the electric
lights, either, for that matter."- Balti
more American. ...
"Maria," sharply asked Mr. Dorklns,
"Is that worthless young tohlpper snap
per of a Dick Doogood still coming tosee
"What do you mean by talking that
way, John?" said Mrs. Dorklns. "He
hasn't beefl here ln six weeks."
"Hasn't he? Is the scoundrel trifling
with her affecUons?" Chicago Tribune.
"Before I engage In a business transac
tion of any kind I always take my wife
into my confidence."
"D6 you find her advice helpful?"
"Not often, but It always lessens the
shock to her when I'm trimmed, because
she's, had a chance to be expecting It."
"Did you give this man the third de
gree?" asked the police officer.
"Yes. We browbeat and badgered him
with every question we could think of."
"What did ho do?"
"Ho dozed off and merely murmured'
now and then: "Yes, my dear. You're
perfectly right" 'Chicago Record-Her-.
"A macadam pavement." muttered the
You hive no idea the number ot drllcloui.
mtsls that can be made with Fiuit Macaroni until you set our Ires recipe book write
lor It today. A 10-cent ptckaze ol Faust Macaroni contains as much lood value as 4
lbs. ol bttl conform this by your doctor.
win lotr th hlfh-eoft-ef-UTUif probUm-wUI cot
Dhiil-1 high stuwwiu tma mil mivti muicu,
cneit citaxr i stmi tooa tor srowint cauann imoKTinii ipmmug nun r rnrt4r. EM
tor of It At U croc'--cMt tad lkM CktM,
To Be Given Away
Last Chance to Get a 640-Acre
WHERE AND WHEN TO REGISTER:
At Broken Bow, Custer County, Nebraska, 231 mlleg from Omaht
and 176 miles from Lincoln, October 13th to 26th, Inclusive, 'for
lands located ln the NEBRASKA FOREST RESERVE in Qrant ahd
McPherson Counties, Northwest Nebraska, south of HyannU; "same
registration will be valid for the FORT NIOBRARA RESERVATION
lands, near Valentine, Neb.
DRAWING AND FILING:
The drawing for lands In both reservations will take place on Octo
ber 28th; filings on the Nebraska Forest Reserve Lands will begin
November 17th, 1913; filings or the Fort Niobrara Lands 'will
commence next spring.
CHARACTER OF LANDS:
These lands are valuable for mixed farming, dairying and llvestook
raising. Many sections contain from 40 to 160 acres of choice valley
lands, suitable for raising all kinds of grain and hay crops. , They
are located ln the center of the "Kiukald land" area. It is appro
priate here to say that practically all of th6 "Klnkald" Free Home
stead Lands, with the exception of the above districts, have been
filed on and are generally occupied by farmers and stock-raisers,
MAP AND PARTICULARS:
A special leaflet describing these lands, showing their location and
giving details of filing and provlng-up, is available on request of
any Burlington Agent, or the undersigned.
Illustrative dally, round trip excursion rates to
Broken Bow: '
D. CLEM DEAVER, Immigration Agent,
1004 Farnam St, Omaha, Neb.
?! a ' c Hosiery, The W. G. Cleveland Co.
Abdominal Supporters, , , . W4
Trusses ant: Supports. ,.,5r.v5al Md Invalid BnpplUs
J 1410-18 Kara, Bt. T.L mm. 1183.
Bay yoar largical tapph.t whtrmyour phytkian bay his"
Tell the whole town
of that want of yours by a
classified ad in "The Bee."
Phone Tyler 1000
man In the mackintosh, slowly rising to
his feet and trying to wipe the slush from
hla garments. " Is like an egg-better
when It's first laid, b'gosh, than it ever
Is ngalnl 'Chleago Tribune.
"Many Judge from Bidder's .red nose
that he's a heavy drinker, but he's not.
His nose Is like a gas meter."
"How so." j,
"It registers more than Is consumed.
The engine may fall and the track may
There are' metal and tools io remake and
The target'may break and the switch go
But solt and a blow will help them
When men fall the system is crippled all
through '. .
Man Fal ure. that's .where. . the doom
points at you.
Ties may wear out and tie bolts may
That Is a matter repair gangs adjust:
I'isions may ravwu w o,fc.i .
The doom of the system's when men have
grown weak, t.
When men fall to answer with thorough
ness kcefi t i. ,
Man Failure, that's where you loieythe
As the strength of the chain is .the
. ... V. lint. -
Hirenglll ui cauii mm,
You cannot move earth if the men fall
It the men fall tp measure each moment
Right up to the- keenest demand of. the
It men. fail to master wth soul and with
Man Failure-, -that's where you throw oft
your rati! Mil Hro.fhln5t. ft It mid from Dorms
Don una imn. scm nun Macaroni often It U
St. 'Louis, Mo.
From Hastings .'. . .85.08
Grand Island $3,20
Fremont .... $0.20
Central City $4.72
each direction between
and Broken Bow.
at 8:20 a. m 4:10 p. m., 11:35 p.al
With expert lady fitters
Supports, braces and elastic hosiery
must be correctly fitted both to be
comfortable and produce results.
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