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   Burlington Hawk-Eye (Newspaper) - March 16, 1890, Burlington, Iowa                                PART ONE THM V TT it HAWKEYE MAKCff HUE mjoana KB u i ncum taBortance ef TakWae Oaiaty dercfethkBtBlack Silk gatati tetM laoe aad ttotd Word for is no use to pretending that the question of drew is a friv olous or an idle or that sen sible are above or that a woman who finds herself with to wear and takes time and thought in providing her self with wine thing must the butty Oe flat tfae queer look as if the woman and her clothes wen walking in opposite direc or as if the booae wen OB Use and had thrown wrapper over her Of everybody intbese days of hygiene and common that lie a Flora I have often insisted both by tongue mnd pen that every woman owes a duty to the world poor we owe so many duties to the world but one espe cial duty peculiar to woman is that of beautifying the earth and doing her best to counteract the material mnd deadening influences always strug gling to come out on All women are not all are not or or or imposing hut every woman has a best and it is her duty to know it and to make the most of and to keep it on view instead of the worst which so many of the dear creatures seem deter mined to Every if she means to fill her own place in the is bound to make the mofit of herself and to keep on doing It as long as Kite Of course there are ever so many ways to apply this and I have in other places pointed some of them out and urged them upon the attention of the sis but today I confine myself to the one question of To begin every every de evpry caprice of costume must be founded upon personal It mjiy be thought too candid a and I do sincerely hope that every wo man reading these words will be right eously indignant at such a but to such an one I will say Of my it is not meant for you any more than for hut there are wo men I 1 the well dressed woman must be not many hours from her and rauHt carry about her that atmos phere of freshness BO obvious aiid charac teristic of the upper classes in England well groomed they call and a young whatever else you may say of does suggest the idea of buckets of combs and in a more sub dued should the well dressed wo whether her costume be of silk or cloth of Next to the bath comes and again I no whatever the fabric of her outer dress may is well or dressed as she should unless she has dainty But a good many of us cant afford it cries a voice in my and I reply i But we all my for dainty does not always mean and one of the very daintiest outfits of linen that 1 ever saw was made for herself by a young girl of small means but great about to be The only expense in the whole matter was that she had used cambric instead of that Stout cotton fabric which in New York IB culled and although a few cents in the yard cheaper than is utterly incapable of being made not to outer into my little bride had crocheted and tatted and netted and knitted the greatest variety of and had run little blue ribbons in ut neck and sleeves and and had embroidered a big monogram on a corset should never be worn tight enough to hinder even under violent It should never make one feel it uncomfortable to throw upon a lounge in the nor abouM it be a relief to take it off at night It should be tfae old fashioned name a stay to the holding it in comely form and making a harmonious surface over which to fit the And to do this properly the corset must be well made and of good Dont buy poor if yon go without one of your gowns to secure the price of good If you have a naturally good figure a cheap corset wont fit you if you have a poor figure no dressmaker can make it better unless yon give her a good corset to fit Cheap corsets are always straight up and scant in the bust and stiff and unyielding of fabric and furnished with bogus bones ttlaf warp and break at Leave every thing under to the dress reformers as objects of holy horror and whets to their appetites for A caprice of fashion in these later years has suggested underclothing and corsets of various tints and cul minating in black During one of my visits to Paris I allowed myself to be persuaded into buying some seta of this black silk including a cor but I did so merely to secure a me mento of a vagary of the mode sure to soon pass away for however pretty and piquant or or or black may be in contrast with a white neck and nothing satisfies tbe or soothes the conscience of good like creamy white in cambric and laoe and must here make an exception in the matter of which to my never be unless in harmony with some especial are a matter where one may not judiciously Be your pretty or be sure you will spoil it both as to appearance and feeling by wearing cheap and therefore ill fit ting When I have time I mean to devote myself to the question of why cheap gar Donnet he would be to oenv to the coiled dinner Then one final point upon which I most strenuously insist is this Every woman has her own and uhe never will be welldressed has learned what it and learned to humor it and encourage it Are you straight and of painful Dont wear stripes or redingotes or tailor made Are you quite the reverse Eschew draperies and fluffiness about the and horizontal I walked a little way yesterday behind an unfortunate lady short and very who wore a velvet dolman reach ing only to the waist in the back and very high upon the and I was sorry for But this paper has reached its utmost and lest it should not be printed at all I must here cut short the thread with which I have caught together these stray fig leaves of and say at once FEASK BE NiE IN LOSS OF MEMORY FOR SIX A Siocular Story of ft A strange story of loss oranemoryis hat told by Arthur who disap leared 30 last from ad was found by his wife in At the time Dow disappeared rom Littleton he was a successful mer chant having a business worth on which he realized a Dow was a church a strictly temperate and enjoyed the confidence of the entire He was married to an estimable lady and had two aged 8 and He disap no one knew Rewards offered and detectives rat to no His wife and after a month of gave him up or supposing he had met foul le left his business affairs in such good condition that his wifes friends soon straightened them In February Dow was greatly sur irised to receive alerter from her hus and dated Its tone ndicated mental Dow at once telegraphed to Philip Win a married sister in to go to acoma and take care of her she boarded a train for Philip Winsor went to Tacoma and found the missing He looked His hair had grown down to his shoul ders and his beard was long and un He told a strange He said that when he left home he had a whatever vou are always fash ef ne naaa ionedfor Ml shlncd it hallucination that a man in ioned for ill shaped Why is it not us easy to cut a cheap shoe long and narrow and with a high instep as short and wide and fiat And so with all the rest you cannot economize on shoes or gloves and be well one word more If you have slippers let them be chronic never leaving the bedroom It is very nice and com f brtable to have a pair to slip into as you go to your bath or your or sil at your toilet table at but there ends their appropriate Well fitting yet cozy boots are the wear for every other emergency of They are the most becoming of all foot gear they brace and protect the and they are in the long run no pun intended far more comfortable than slippers or low Of course they may be BO prettily and delicately made as to suit the airiest cos and when of that style are a fas cinating detail of a dancing I remember a pair I had made of violet silk to match a which were really And as a proof that good and well fitted boots preserve the feet from change or I will mention that my own have been made upon the same last for twenty years without the least and that I can put on a new pair before breakfast and wear them all day without once remembering But they are good So having dis posed of what may be called the confi dential portion of a womans let us consider those outward and visible signs by which the world will judge whether she is well dressed or As to So many women seem to fancy that a very cheap silk is necessarily better than a good woolen or even cotton it is not so and I always want to say as much to the dear struggling souls whom I often meet and in some places had op1 much uimmei robes of that thin and rustling silk which reminds one of dried autumn leaves whirling along before a dusty Even such silk costs quite as much as good or some one of the hundred other varieties of soft woolen and the cost of the cheap and showy passementerie used to trim the silk would have provided enough good or or handsome but tons to make the wool dress all that it should Here is a little secret Any one accustomed to think of such seeing you in that silk would perceive that you could not afford to buy a good one and had to put up with the second choice or the seeing the good would take it for granted that you preferred it to and that you were able to buy very good one and trim it Another suggestion is this Let each year look out for and only provide gowns and wraps enough at once for that A street if tailor or at least in the plain and somewhat severe style suited to a walking one or two dinner or evening and orettr house dress are all that anjrbodr needs for one season even in and these should be renewed each and made iu the latest style of the A great many persons always object to any new They wont and they consider bustles a de and they object to high shoul and they dont like the new or tbe new fashion of wearing the and they and and at them all during their freshness and nov and then hut oome creeping when everything is old and with a feeble and melancholy and often end by wearing that especial thing after everybodyelse has abandoned let us adopt the new fashions while they are and lead rather thi and aud in fact had quite un consciously to herself written the word lady nver the whole until it to me almost a liberty to be turn ing over and admiring such personal The dear child had hardly half u dozen gowns in her and none of those at all expensive but although she had not uiadt them she had contrived aud each one aud would do its whole duty and always look appro priate to the1 Two dresses were planned to be made into one after n year or and would then be more elleetivr than either could lie and a sumptuous evening dress with a court train and low body by detaching the train audsubstituting a high be worn in the street or at a A ailk slip was provided with two or three very distinct gauze and laoe over and so for this bride was destined to that hardest of potations for u of one who wishes aud is required to dress well upon email She lived in the and among people richer than but as I looked through the scanty trous seau and saw how every jpenny spent upon it was made to and how good and and willing fingers bad supplemented the money I fait serenely confident that would always be one of the best dressed women of my acquaintance aad in she But it is not every woman lacking has skill or time to make petty things for and to such I would say Dont aink down into feeling Jfaatyou dont care Do the very you can with the means your com and keep on trying to do Qet a few pretty underclothes aad by oare in putting on a newedg rnnnmg in a bright may be kept pretty for a long I was in a shop onoe with lady who gathered up tfae blue ribbons tfae eatooman stripped off of a bale of One article of underwear deserves gecial notionand that is the A eartaindassof reformers have bent then less foriuanyyears to be dertmotion and of this Alud an agglomera ateai of known as dress ce a bat been follow the vnless we an resolved never to adopt any chaage at and in better to don the Sister of Charitys costume at Butif you would do if you would really be stylish and abreast of the have few gowns at a time and do not try to make last years gown answer for this If it can be made over so as not to be have it made or give it to your your cousin or your bat for yourself imitate tfae KBesof the who r for every i you do wife tfae old sue implore you not to try to them out at home Anjoawis who wean i her even andalarfe class ol knave and would sell him a large amount of coal at a fabulously low Hewent but imagining the man had gone west He lost all memory of bis own name for several which were perfect He had checks and in his pocket When he got to he came partly to his senses and tried to buy a ticket to go home on the The price was and he had only He remembered that he had relatives in Seattle and bought a ticket but on the train he relapsed again and lost all idea of identity and remained at He has an indistinct idea that he was an inmate of a hospital for many He thinks he owes a large bill for medi cal but the impression is His instinct of sell preservation led to securing work in a sash and door factory in A short time before he wrote to his wife he was seized with the When he recovered from although in his mind seemed to fie realized who he was and wrote to his telling her he was in debt for board and medical and to send him enough money to pay his way He was brought to Winsors When his wife arrived the scene be tween the long lost husband and wife can better be imagined than Dow had brightened and hopes of recovery are The family were talking about when Dow remarked I am a Knight I forgot all about it till this In my troubles if I had known I would not have wanted for any I would have been cared for and restored to my wife and family but I forgot the when I failed to re member my It U but it seems to me I forgot The past is a complete blank for several IFPJ1TJ OT THE KEIIIt OF CHEF WHOTIAH QnULt Tbe Advantages aid Attraction of the Chief CitlM ui the State n FKkbtorle Be Early ly tOgir J About hundred and fifty yean agoCoronadd pitched his tent in Prior to thstfitB believed that the foot of a white man had not been the author of any footprints to speak of within her The early reddish Indian up to that been the sole proprietoi of that Coronado found a fat and friendly set of quite a number of whom he in a cursory after which he went away from the He formed the acquaintance at that time of old chief of the a verywarlike and revengeful Widebut it though not very ff feet four inches in So we may classify him as the widest red aside from Noah of whom his tory informs was not in search of Indians or a or even rest andchange of but he was looking for gold the being a grasp ing native such as flourished during the luxurious Castilian days or under the New Orleans Not finding any gold in tne region m and town lots being far beyond his be retraced his He to regret that he did not secure property there and hold it for a For some years the Wichita Indians and the Osages occupied the most desir able portions of Sedgwick and the buffalo with the foreshortened nar rative walked the main streets of Wi chita The first white man to settle hi the county was John He was followed bv his hired both being buried in the same grave at the earnest solicita tions of the Iu 1S63 James Mead estab lished a trading post on the site of Wich ita and began killing the buffalo in order to clear off sufficient ground to start the new board of trade In three weeks Mead killed 330 and saved 300 pelts in addition to his He also saved pounds of which served to lubricate his boots all that William it is is the original Buffalo Bill of the fron then settled His wife was the first white woman to come to The first official act of the county com missionerswas to issue a license for a new In 1870 Hunger kept a was carried the mail in his and had time to do a general real estate watch lunch at all saws set and and also to fur nish insurance and bulk oysters to one and Now it requires thirteen letter carriers to spread the In 1673 The Wichita Eagle broke its fl llTMf TTAAI7 HI Ik Uil UillllJl able grain growing Her rich and her people full of hope and good Corn low at tbe present but then is enough for food and fuel for the the crop being unusually The man who 1 WEBD HOT TiallTHUwffl CEUB that by the light of his bnraingoora i i m iln the Kansas farmer was enabled to read i uatt the mortgage on his farm was pi ant Bust with a tendency toward Out of the labor and anguish of drouth and pestilence in was horna beautiful and within her borders dwell a prosperous and prohibition Com grows to a great aad as do the pleasing anecdotes regarding the productive soil of I saw an ear Among the Uto otUst SkipuWfcat the Wares Siem to SayThe Shattered Tombstones Safe fa the Hotel Lost on Sandy Hook Portentous enough is the word lost at any i it is in this instance with the unruffled remains of a grasshopper four feet I do not know how they were but they looked first Kansas is one of the most healthful states in the People live so long here that they get tired of The death rate is only 8 to every peo the mortality being almost as low as it is amongFrench The ArbtTigaii Valley is now called the American All the rich alln vjaland things as that have been borne down from the eastern slopes of the Rocky mountains and spread over this fertile For six thousand years it was a pasture for the the deer and the and while awaiting its destiny as a great agricul tural it has been watered by the dews of heaven and enriched by the de caying aristocracy of the Osage and The dust of preada mite watered by the tears of the more modern and renaissance grasshop er has laid the for he granaries of the world and stimn ated the bright eyed prevaricator do loner to his Emporia is a more quiet with ewer reading notices than but a thriving business and good Prohibition may still be found in Kan leading its victims on down to the irohibitionists I saw quite a number of who were just begin ning to fool with little thinking what a hold it would one day have on At Lawrence I visited the and wish especially to return thanks to f he bones of dead menrt becomes doubly I was lost on Sandy and in the darkest night that ever threw a pall over lonely sea and How I came to be a wan dering wayfarer on that God forsaken strand matters but Suf fice it to say that late one afternoon I had paid a visit to a little grave far up on the hilside of the eternal Highlands of Save LOOKCTO As I stood beside that tiny tomb recol lections of another sainted one came over and so veal did her presence seem that with her hand in mine we wandered in the spirit down through the old drives and by the old alder which she once knew so and on by the twin lighthouses and across the flowing river to the sea where we two had so often strolled And she led me thus unheeding my where only heeding her presence and the same old love light in her Twas thus she led me down these old her memory floating back out of the past like a half forgotton until sudden ly the deep diapason of the surf swelled up and swallowed the song of our That sweet voice was I called for her in The waves roared a mock ing reply that soundedlike In vain did I plead for that sweet Again did the great organ of the surf respond remorselessly in a grand In inane rage I flung myself on the Then cooler moments and there on the wet with none but God and the rippling river to I poured out my soul in And the starlight fell like a benediction on my upturned and the running river sang a Had 1 been laboring under a spell Had she really returned to or was it all a dream What it was I know Only I was lost on Sandy Alone there on a desert alone with my I remember I thought of my situation as likened to that of Robinson but my night waa darker than any of Juan ren dered doubly dark by the black wings of remorse that flapped about Dark as divine wrath was the blackness unillumined by star or lights far out at for the dwarf cedars hid both from Yet now and then there came float ing in over the waters the sound of sig nal bells at ringing out warnings to the wanderers of the At worn out with I half tumbled upon what had been the spar of kneeling on the margin of the they have cut through the and with bare nearly to the thrust under edge of the ice to spread the from zero to 30 be a novel and interesting sight to the tourist that if he fa well wrapped in a fur coat and has thick moccasina or German socks over his heavy The lake in one place is almost cut IB two by a sort of with a spoon shaped extremity running out into the lake and there the Indians in the good old times used to make their great buf falo Stampeded by mounted from a large section adjacent the animafr fled to the lake and were gradually con centrated on this peninsula the hunten then advanced by boat or along the land and shot them down at At length the white man broke in the great Turtle mountain buffalo raids began for seventy miles in a line the prairie the next summer was a with buffalo old settlers still tell of the big made by gathering their In five short years every buffalo was and the Indians had to fight or They fought and were whipped part emigrated and the rest are i BLOCK OF MAW 1 OUT tQHHRT H TOIHIVUUH or Professor of Snow for a i lost Placing my hand for sup ISghtf ul hour among his fossil batracbians upon the sand at my it touched and with a shrill scream bought a and giant straddle He has a good j The knowing nerves of the new hand press and began the opinion j collection of people who flour hand telegraphed to my fevered brain An Honmt Car A prominent citizen of Onion Hili boarded a street car in Hoboken and Spen cer felt the milled thinking it was a fifty cent he put it in his pocket without examining it and re turned fortyfive cents which the other man quickly put in his A few minutes later the conductor was making change inside the car and dis covered that the supposed fifty cent piece was a 810 gold He put it back in his pocket and asked the Union Hill man the denomination of the coin he had given It was the Union Hill man I gave you twenty cents more than you are entitled Spencer The Union Hill man but did not offer to return the Im satisfieiifcf you said Nothing uioreVras said until the car reached the top oftliohillat Weehawken and the man had shown no sign of re turning the twenty Then Spencer taid If you keep my change Ill keep what you gave me and call it The Union Hill man put his hand in his pocket and exclaimed By Jove I gave you a gold You replied and yon intended to swindle me ouc of twenty Heres your but you dont deserve to get it The prominent citizen pocketed the money and got off the car at the next York Ike History of a Stow flat 1 Frt of tfe Temple at malm at tkeTtme Among the most valuable and intonat ing of recent additions to the University museum U the cast of a Greek discovered at Jerusalem someyeeW The University of Pennsylvania ob tained possession of this in conneo with its Babylonian expeditioBV through the efforts of tho formerly United States minister at The University of Rochester made on attempt cast of this by interest ing exSecretary permission obtained from the Imperial museum at Difference in There are very many people who can not tell the difference between Turkey cups and common reef and they are astounded at the difference in They are asked for what they think they can get just as good for twentyfive There are sponges from Florida called sheeps in the opinion of many are as although much for all practical purposes as the silk They are used mainly although they make a good bathing Beef sponges come from Cuba and Turkey cups from around the islands of the Sheeps wool and reef sponges come in twenty and forty pound and the finest of the known as Bock Island sell wholesale at from to per The Turkey cups are sorted at London and Paris into three qualities and sent to us in They are sold by the Jut Dtflvmn ut The artists are always finding in every clime and with the work of the local hanging Never was an artist who did not if any of his work was exhibited in an that the unfortunate ing committee had dwarfed his effort by hanging it in the worst possible At an exhibition in this city a certain artist had a work accepted and was re quested by the hanging committee to visit the gallery and pick out his own He did When the exhibition was fellow artist who visited It found fault with the place given one of his own But I will not speak of my own he said to the party molding The editor now oc ished at an early date and who made I what that something It was cupies a luxuriant with rich tapes footprints in the sands of tune which human the melancholy memorial tries torn from the treasures of European have been handed down to posterity in j of mans I threw it He lolls back on a Turkish the limestone of bur He has the j from The spot seemed divan in a beautiful suit of J lower jaw of a with blue t and I rose and tottered human will while silent eunuchs from the east do porcelain which for many years j prevailing over the weakness of the his On the walls are seen stood in the middle of a small so As I mounted a big dune a cry of joy is costly paintings of Plumb and that when the water was low the boys j sued from my like diamonds other prominent Kansas A group used to stand on this monsters chin and i set in the ebon field of gleamed picture consisting of Ingalls and little knowing what a treasure it the twin and beneath them in a Demosthenes hangs above the etruscan j would be to the savant and the scholar sable bank lay the everlasting Costly works are seen in future One day a sportsman j Endeavoring to keep those jewels ever in every and in rich side j stopped to spit on his and glancing my I wandered but by are the poems of Homer and down at the huge stone decided that it j were again lost behind the veil of cedar Thomas Brower There also was a He got help to roll it j and may be found the published speeches of and lo it was the maxillary works of a j vast 200 YEARS the Thomas Ochiltreo of his coarse beast that could eat a hardj Becollectiona of the wrecks of other Large etruscan tear jugs containing ware store like a dish of oat meal and Wichita chartreuse ornament the side use the raging main for a finger bowL board and natural bunches of seed corn j Paris reminded me very much of To years came over and I thought 1 wandered through a vast charnel Again I fell and my hand struck what I did not decorate the bust of a man whose name Paris has the same smooth teemed like the base of a shattered and is also a railroad j Although I had never be fore visited that spot I knew that the shattered marble was erected hi mem of a British frigates boats crew led by a young was lost in the snow in the same place almost 300 years With sympathetic fin gers I traced out the graven words near the base of the Erected by his to whom he was compla Non there iss picture over An idiot would have pot it in a better When he found out later that made his own selection of tion he bad nothing further to cago you mention a of oold blooded animal which with astonishing rapidity Son of a the Thats what ja A little absurdity about a compliment of ton gives ft A Spanish lover reported to bareavid to hia mistress Lend me your eyes wanttcnjght to TBE OKIOCUL BTIJTAU BILLS though Peacock does not live the I Ha is the author of this stanza then a gadmi Fell on our raptured soula so That unto Led with melancholy blight Eftsoonsia one of our best I i think but Peacock would do better j with it in the where eftsoona and gadzook poets get much better than in the Peacock gets some very flattering Indorsements from other poets and the Matthew in reply to a letter and volume sent by with great heartiness we have had an unusually hot summer in England this craps are looking wetl and fall plowing will all be done atleast a week earlier And yet on this very onlya few iars the rank buffalo nodded in tbe wind and the early pi oneer mother was kept busy pulling the arrows out of her loved Is it not remarkable when now wealth and refinement just Lord Tennyson writes as follows I would be glad to accept your kind brH tation to come and spend a few at your but have agreed to jerk a the jostle each other on and cable too Con cars run clear out into the laree fcujituig iu and hired men dig potatoes beneath the tinning his and in reference to the glare of electric only a short tune jjke tbe cjean mt ago the early with his life I and honest work m in one hand and his scalp in the fled before tbe irritable red man Like bare before the especially tbe job work and I would like to figure with your pubUaber a little on a new book for this Later at each end of the principal f olfca weQ though prices it became accessary to put up the sign INSIDE THES6 UMfrS The next day the sign bad been punctu ated by Most all the windows of the were also shot out as a mark of disrespect HarnBy a cowboy waa secured red band who bad been in tbe proofreading and punctuating made a cold aad pie of Wichita it the but don not eare to about and tbe peo low and live stock is looking tough and especially when the boiler horn went over the country like a Urge wet besom of Yonrs fra Oscar WUde Peacock cer tainly writes with great vigor and with considerable He with wonderful force and bean down so hard on his subject that he wean out his theme and a beautiful pobah to tbe under ride of his Peacock with much and some of by perbole and similes are juicy any thing lever nt down the place Fro been fcnkag said oe man with long hair and a Kxnbreroy be walked into a our the Mens ant gH nothing but neckties and aV aleatbetbeftVa Lady and there the legend But right roundly in that dark and lonesome spot I cursed the vandals who had desecrated that cemetery and destroyed that everlasting tribute of a fond mothers Somewhere near by I knew from history lay the of several refugees killed soon after the re treat of tbe British from I am uncertain that I found the place of their but quite near at band I found a section of human frontal which I carefully placed in an inner pocket of my Again I wandered on crying for human aid until I entered a tiny Sud denly a light blazed full in my face from the hastily opened door of a habitation and a rough voice exclaimed Whafs the matter LostT was the hesitating for I half feared the place was a pirates This is the Hotel McGinty and I am Pierre the Way farers are and we still have a few rooms on the lower floors Come and Too dazed to I accepted the in vitation and entered tbe Hotel which was a rude one story frame perhaps 12x16 feet and lined with of crude bunks arranged as on Troutman said thathe and hia who were all were saving that portion of the cargo of the wrecked bark Germania that had washed ashore on Sandy The Germania was wrecked at Long he on the night of After a hearty a friendly a yarn or two and a the writer WM tucked snugly in a lower berth to seek rest for Us weary body and overwrought brain in a deep and refreshing New York World A Uulqno Lying on the desk of Som in lus cozy office in the big West ern Union a reporter espied a very strange At first it looked like a large piece of foolscap closely but upon closer exami nation it proved to be a real live news paper written by This unique newspaper is published at Prince a small hucnlet in the center of the Cana dian northwest and is called The Prince Albert Its size is four four columns to the The paper has a circulation of several hundred copies and is a specimen of what can be done by an enterprising journalist without a font of The mode of inning it is rather The instead of being set in is written in ink with an electric pen on prepared the rest of the issue be ing imprints of the original The paper is newsy for its contains quite a number of advertisements and the official paper of the York How to Make Good A transparent mucilage of great tenaci ty may be made by mixing rice flour with cold water and letting it simmer gently over the Another way is to dissolve a teaspoonf ul of alum in a quart of When cold stir in as much flour as will give it the consistency of thick carefully beating up all the Stir in half a teaspoonful of powdered Pour on the mixture a teacup of boiling stirring it When it becomes thick pour in an earth en Cover and keep in a cool When needed for use take a portion and soften it with warm It will last at least a If you wish to have a pleasant odor stir in a few drops of oil of wintergreen or York Jour Devils lake is a body of brackish water of uncertain according to the hot covering about 200 square miles on an and having an outlet by a marshy stream to the Cheyenne in wet Though the water is too saline for a drink yet it abounded with fish in its natural state and even m the dead of one may see of wiry old squawa here and there on the ice four feet thick at tbe least working tbe dip seine and bringing at each haul two or three pickereL AmtuwmvoU In Great In London the places of amusement number about 650 or including 4SO music The capital in London places of amusement js little short of without reckoning places like the Crystal Albert Direct employment is given to about indirect employment to a host of tradesmen and The London mu sic halls and concert halls have accom modation forabout half a million of sight The capital invested in similar places of amusement in Great Britain to over This gives direct em ployment to about people and accommodation for nearly Hardly During the epidemic of influenza in one of our a gentleman who was suffering acutely from it went down town one and on the way met at least a dozen sympathetic At the twelfth encounter his was Have you the prevalent coloT in quired lus twelfth a good oatured the captiously 1 Have you the prevalent uympa The retort waa hardly and the man himself felt ashamed of it after but at the moment it seemed to do him Meat three times a day mow tbam average down town dwelling human na ture can Functional disturb of the gall renal cal diseases of the fits of fll temper or of the irritability and general absence of the joy of life are largely due to ane cess of meat and other highly concen trated What shaD we eat W eat more It is believed that the use of less powder by armieswUl result in mak ing military operations much more cult than they are The absence of and the reduced noise the de of marcb border t a bat have a cast ot original inscription made and foi The arrived in such a broken condition that it was practically Since then Professor off Eolierts at exMinister Strauss have secured two ad ditional casts for this one hav ing gone to the University Rochester and the other to the University of Penn The copy belonging to the University of Pennsylvania was badly broken in the but baa been sufficiently mended to have new casts Harvard and as well the Lutheran Theological Seminary at and the Episco pal Divinity have applied for fac similes of this cast for their HISTORY OP THE An interestinsr story is connected with the discovery of this the 26th of the French who spent many years in and to whom Louvre in Paris owes a number of Its best was examining the par tially ruinous walls of the old Moham medan school in near the Via about 150 feet north of Haram The with tbe searching curiosity of an was scrutinizing every stone that showed evidence of having been cut or chiseled by human While he was thus gaged he noticed on a large block at projecting a few inches above the several Greek Earlj Greek inscriptions in Jerusalem an ex ceedingly he sured himself that no Mohammedan was watching and then proceeded to lay bare part of the To excite no suspicion he did not re main very and before leaving filled in the earth about the stone as it had been The next day he returned with tho proper uncovered the atone and found that it was a block of with an area of 8 by 2 carefully chiseled and showing seven lines of a well preserved Greek inscrip The interpretation presented no as the characters were large and The inscription read as fol lows No Gentile is to enter within the enclosure of the Whosoever die obeys this rule will incur the penalty of Ganneau immediately concluded that this stone must formerly have belonged to the Temple of and a few yean before the birth of Christ was part of a wall that formed an inclosnre about the sacred fane of the Joaephua re lates that on the southern and of the parallel to the por ticoes erected by Solomon and by HerodV then was a wall several feet ha at certain there Greek and Latin forbidding Gentiles to enter the court of the Tem The workmanship and the size of the stone discovered by Ganneau cirre spond precisely with the description given by and the peremptory style of the inscription leaves little room to doubt that the stone actually formed part of the wall surrounding the AN INTEBESTCfO The prohibition inscribed on of marble thousands of years ago an interesting commentary to the story related in the twentyfirst chapter of j Acts of the it is soldi the Jews of Asia stirred up all the against Paul because he brought f also into the temple and hath pollu his holy For they had seen iore with him in the city i whom they supposed that Paul had brought into the all the city was and the ran together and they took Paul and drew him out of the temple and forth with the doors were Tbe wrath of the Jews is much clearly understood and seems quite natu ral when we see by this inscription bow jealously they guarded the entrance me their and what a severe penalty they inflicted upon Gentiles for entering ven the outer court or Reference is made to the game in the second chapter of the Epistle tot wbre Paul says that G Is our who hath made and Jews and hath ken down the middle wall of It was natural that the discovery this interesting stone could not be and accordingly Ganneau made 3 known in a letter to Tbe wrote a monograph on the meaning andj historical vane of the Baa when an attempt was made to atone for tbe at the jessor of the school house where it i under the rery prevalent in the that srehamlogical object is worth an awnse sum of demanded When the Turkish governor of Je heard of thediscovery of the stoneil bad it dug up and brought to j he himself offered it for Bat there was no Ike atone and no trace c could1 be fctmd teea years after a well knownSta was one day treasures in the Turkish mn nili in Nfii ered the lost discovery in the journal of still kept in thfe i is under the lirectiois off Hamdi known several years agftl of i tainediam   

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