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Big Stone Gap Post (Newspaper) - January 30, 1918, Big Stone Gap, Virginia Volume xxvi11. Accomac va., saturday september 12, 1908. Number 12. O. Walter Mapp. A it. Kooks m api map a Mapp. . Offices Orangeville Keller and a Cognac c. H., practice in All courts on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. B. T. G enter president. W. C. Parsons cashier. Vernon Burton asst. Cashier. Ot110 Mears. , a offices Eastville Northampton county and Accomac court House practices in All courts on the Eastern 8h re of y Jiralma. Jilin s. Parsons attorney Ai Law a Codiac courthouse a. Will practice in All courts of acco a a and North a Upton counties. S. James Turlington attorney at Law. Office a a Codiac c. And Oaks. A. Practices in All the courts on fair the United states government o n l e a posit out a. I ih2 first j Boarder. J by Temple Bailey. J mute for of it a i Lnu a r. Lev i ? t copyrighted. In. Or a a Fialco a a literary 1 Ria. It was so different from the Sun Eastern Shore of Virginia Jno it. And j. Arr Rew attorneys at Law. Offices acc Ovunc c. H cd a a a Ley. Atac Mac c h every wed you practice in All the courts on the Kostern Shore of Virginia. Customers extended every accommodation consistent with conservative banking. Strictly a Home institution. The p mail est depositor to Civ. S As prompt and courteous treatment As the largest. Managed entirely by our Home people. We pay interest on time deposits Roy d. White Auoruey-at-1 a a Ilice Park Ley and a Codiac v. A a radios in Alt courts of Accoline a counties. ,.iupi attest Lou to it it nil a t. Ouster a attorney at Law a Codiac c. y a.,. A Dice in All the courts of. A i d Northampton counties Miner Ames ,- i lice cd i e a .11 a a i oui cock. At a Codiac c. 11. Every wednesday Ltd Friday. Will practice in nil a a cell a Quot of a comae an it a counties. John e Corringham. Jk., a attorn by at Eav Franktown a practices in All the courts on the r astern Shore of Virginia. Will heal a Stville and a canine Day �1 every court and at Lnst-.�?�,11��very wednesday. No. L. Floyd Nock. A attorney a a land Mccu Iwuc a a practices in All the courts on the snore of Virginia. _ on. D. I , dentist. Accomac court House \ h ars from 9a. M. To5 p m will a Eai la Ardsley every Lue Day. Beal estate Al Prii Aie Sale. \0 la it in House and lot in Only a one Hundred it. Front three Hundred Hack with Good eight room dwelling and necessary outbuildings. Two acres of land in Onley within two Hundred Yards of u. R. Station. No 3�?fifteen acres of land on Naii a a Road by we. N Only and tas Ley stations with two room dwelling. No 4�?farm on Church Road containing a it acres with two room dwelling with necessary outbuildings. This farm is in Good slate of cultivation one mile from Onley or Tab a statics. No. 5�?thirty-nine acres of land one mile from Onley about live of cleared balance in no 6�?five shares of Eastern life Assurance company of Virginia inc. And five shares of Farmers and merchants Nat. Bank of Onley seven shares Peninsula fair association Tasley a. Will sell All or any part. If interested write me at on lev. V a. J. F. Parks. Carriages. Established in 1si52. C. S. Schermerhorm amp son receiver shippers dealers Grain Hay and Mill feed seed outs Liti seed Meni. Cotton seed feed. Also distributor of the Purina poultry it quot127 am 129 chcaps1de, near Pratt Street. Baltimore my e. W. Polk Quot merchant tailor Pocomoke City my. Visit Accomac c. 1l, every court Day. Or. W. M. Turlington veterinarian fair Oaks. A. Reference past patrons. Can he called by phone night. W. I. Emmett notary Public Belle leaven. A. Day or Fred. K. Ill Odiger a county is Quot Vuk Yor a Codiac c a. Thoroughly equipped with latest and Vest Muturi Melita oilers i service. To i Cui Zeua of acc Ovunc to univ. Ill met i til Paul Dewees plumber. Ste uni and hot w Oler fitter Puc Omok City my. With. P. Bell amp co., druggists cd Ciuck c. A. Va., \ tor Aterman a Fountain pens. Always on hand. A Tiesi line of action Fri a a More of a i carry the most Complete line of up to Date first class vehicles on the Shore. Every buggy is guaranteed by each of the different factories who build them for me. Call and examine them at my place Over A. West a hardware store. E. 0. F. Culls. A Toncos a. Notice la carnage blips. Having contracted with a. Wrenn amp Sony of Norfolk a. To sell 100 buggies Litis season and with Novelty Carriage co., of Wilmington for Nuzie a number of the Well known Novelty we arc now prepared to for Nish our unto inert no Only with them but with everything Mam fac tured in the Shat get of a vehicle such As surveys top buggies runabouts a peed carts single and double wagons. We have Over he it in Stock to select from and everyone is guaranteed to be As represented or Money refunded. All of which we offer cheap for Cash. Downing bros., Mapps Burg a. _ farm and household supplies chand1se. Consisting of dry gods. No n n hoots shot s. Mats t clothing groceries. ,1cc., we also have i i a took wire fencing. Hay shingles. Lime bricks Tel and All kinds of seed and fanning implements in fart a follows a Ltd a a a Tonsi planters. Iron age potato planters. harrows Spike Emu rows. Doulde and single pm we. Iron age and planet or. Cultivators also hot bed lass. Call and get our prices. Rogers cd. Boggs Mel fava. And mar born Dong Placo Tomt Denton Stop Pisi Short nud Eye i a doubt fully tip wide inn the massive a Tono hottest and the Garden Flam Lilg with Jim Rose. He even Loof ced it the great in staff that a aunt erod toward lilt with a sons Pliotis Eye. It ook Bere old fellow a he Salii. To try you in n fully tale or is this just it everyday Fictor Quot Puzo conto Vitero Rullis a cd Quot it Toile nud Ilio dog Bott did Back to it the Noreh. Donton followed film. A Are you Ilio Pali ice a Quot he asked of Ute owner a it of the cd car vote. The girl flushed Nini Tanai. A i Don t in Derstad Quot a site Stani Memi. A a Trenton laughed. Quot i Bei Pardon he apologia Quot far la a ring you with my Fateles. Bill this place la so in ii Tufui Tomt i Trio unlit l Lead Slep cd Otti of read Llfra Luto fairyland Ami that ten dog wus the monster Tomt the Goto Miti Tomt you were the eau Santei i Erlih is Quot the girl Eves twinkled. Quot i m to a a Princess a site Liim. A a la in Yott .utndludy.&Quot. Soviet Long of n it ii apis in meet crepe Luto pc tank a expression. A Btl Iii you lire mrs. Carter Quot Helm. Us. A a jigs a he corrected. Atti lie looked r. A Levcel Quot in the letter la it 1 Mote Voi 1 a Ign i Lii a Elf Stellla Bel Carter and 1 Stipe he to Yon though Lii 1 Bud Gay hit Ira Ami a Btl to be suggest them Quot of unused a telling iter Spurk Llna face. E a every Oue a round Liere Calls me a fio Cpl noned. Quot Bui of Yoiiro when too writes Lei term to per boarders Uno re Altos Tunt a dig Floi Staine inn s Ite non a nud selli.�, but in Bis Ehner. Coment to listen Tut lds hostess was More Morsello. Al Ini slow you your be Sai. No let a the any Throat go the Shaelon Soli and up the stars to the second a Tury. A jew Hon Carne Down a Lllan Lucr Sud Fotima Bis Lam Llady Walluf la Lytfi Rose Gard eur lie Sahi to Ber Fon a Cen t Teli tue. This is in can a Castle. Who Over Beard Olite Bat thus and Luckel trim Mlp i log . A �?T.�?T7 a de Flor Aasu a. A it two . Had Quot Denton flared. A it s pre us. He takes the in the morn you in the afternoon and i a a a on Here three weeks and i Haven t bad in hour s comfortable Ooi iut Atlon with you Slucy that first Quot when you thought i was a Princess said miss Carter demurely. A a i still think you Are a said Denton ardently lie leaned toward her and the Moonlight showed his pile eager face. Quot i still think you Are n Princess and. Now that 1 have found you in your enchanted tensile i yearn to carry you away with me to my kingdom Quot a there was a Rustle in lie leaves he i Quot. Ilieus. Miss Carter set up straight a who is it Quot she cried sharply. Quot who i a wive a a Polly Haiti n chuckling wavering Volvo. Quot pretty pretty Polly. Thai a cd cd per solve Bookou Leyonn the is Tomt Yon. Mls Carter i a looking for miss Pierce s -1 of met even propose to you without ids bulling Denton complained the in to night when he had miss Carter to Helms of f.,r a moment in u Corner -11�. Dark porch. Quot say a yes finds As Here Princess and a a tip do you know a miss far voice trembled through the Darkie it .1 not know Quot to said softly. Can Only Hope Quot a. He rein lied out ids Imanil to take Lions ids lingers ached something warm velvety. A a purr Lirra up a Camo a conf g feline murmur just As Nessler -. A Lumeh ring figure loomed near the s s. A told miss Pierce s Pussy cat come Over Here. Denton i be been seut to look her fish superstitions. Of is. Har t night n burglar entered miss car. Bouse. Denton was a do first to c the alarm and he showed the a mlle liver plied up in the Middle of the table i the dining room with the Corner of the cloth twisted Over it. A i a a a he said Quot nud i Cam and i sum a e he was scared away. I had not been to mls Carter very lieu Alful in a Rosy dressing gown examined Tho Silver. 11 thik everything is she said. A you Are sure that nothing is gone from your room Quot Denton asked. Quot he might have gone there miss Carter flow up Stull. With the a a old ladles at her heels. When she came Down she was As White As clip talk. Quot my a Carl necklace i Roueta he Naul Denton turned to Nesselrode. Quot per imps if you took your automobile nud followed the Man you might get the pearls Quot a Quot it nth a Nesselrode protested. A Stu re Are no huts in the service of n Denton reminded him gravely. A after Nesselrode had whizzed a inv and the six old ladles had retire Belr rooms to talk it Over. Queer old time notion some which still survive. The one fish Medicine of which mod pm science thoroughly approves is cod liver Oil and this though in far less nauseous form Thau formerly is swallowed la tons every year. In old Days u much wider use was made of fish As cures for various evils and some of these practice have survived to the present Day. Somo Little time ago a boy tiled of epilepsy in a North Wales Parish. The doctor called in too into inquired if the deceased had been Given any Medicine. Quot of. Yea Quot was the answer. Quot we caught a Trout drowned it in new milk and gave it to the eels Are supposed to possess nil Linds of Virtues la the dark Ages of Wiedl Cine n powder made of eels Uver was considered an absolute specific for deafness and was also employed in eases of ague or fever. A decoction of eels fat is a Lull used by dutch peasants As a remedy for falling Imler. But the most valuable part of the eel according to popular superstition is la skin. Many a Ohl Farmer wears a Belt of eel skin As a preventive against rheumatism and some believe hint a Garter made of the skin of this Suluke like Fisli worn next to the human skin As a preventive not Only against rheumatism but Ulso Ngn lust sprains or similar injuries. Another cure for rheumatism Ali lab lauds favor with Salt water fishermen. Is a red herring. The herring being the most plentiful of All the sea fish a number of superstitions have attached themselves to it. For Luck through the ensuing year one must be sure to ent a herring of new year s Lay. Fishermen believe that each Shoal is headed by a King herring which is More than double As Large As any of it followers. They believe that when one of the a Kings Quot comes up in the net it should be thrown overboard otherwise the next Day s fishing will to a failure. A tilt Surg Gaza Etc lines. And the Way 8he explained her diplomacy to her husband. It being a Bol Day. To blundering Man made Calls Wlllie Hla wife. The first place they went the hostess said a Julia is a is she indeed Quot said the Man s wife radiantly. Quot which one did she Fili ally accept a the next place they were informed that Margaret was engaged and again the Man s wife beamed sympathetically and murmured Quot is be. Indeed which one did she nce ept Quot at Tho third place it was the news of Jessie s engagement that was broken to them. As before the Man s wife put the question. Quot which one did she finally take a on their any Home the Man a Aid Quot Why Dkl you ask Quot which one every time a new engagement in sprung on us Are those girls so a Tractive that men were falling Over a it other la the scramble to get them for their wives Quot it a1 ills wife. Quot i Don t suppose either of them Ever Bud Hilt one offer and it is a wonder she it that. I should t 1� surprised if Tho men Luck out even now fore Tho wedding any. But you see. Dear i had to tie diplomatic. Those people can do me Many favors. The surest Way to make myself sold with them is to pretend to think Ali eur girls so popular that every Man in town was crazy to marry Quot with my opportunities downtown groaned the Man. A if i had your Genius we d be millionaires inside of York Sun. He six the headman. Used the sword and not the a prior to 1483. I am inclined to think Tomt prior to t4�3 the sword nud not the a was usually employed As the weapon for judicial decapitation and hint a Block was dispensed with the victims receiving their doom Quot meekly kneeling upon Ali eur and la this opinion i no fortified the concurrence of in eminent clerical historian. This Learned writer agreed with me that the a did not become the Quot regulation Quot lethal implement until after the rough and ready a a beading of lord hustings Oil the Tower Green when he was summarily dispatched by order of the protector Gloucester. La this just Wincet . W i to it Art making a a a Raj t of it Ilia i our customers and Llic Trade generally. Or Raja of to Vilarr two nerf Odi aiet6mt? a con i my lne or a v. Ali in i a a. I. We Cenni nil Eil a to Ali num. La tort a pm c a a Quot a r. Allot of a i invt Al to oof mov ult i v / i k.,m, to a to 16.10. W1uirr,0d fico flu i or Ami Vici to m my. Am Thitu Ami Pointa 4 # in shirts neckwear and Hosier it Siam a Saff Lauri Dainly lawns Dimitres oin Rhyms. White goods pc and to a to in a Plum. T in >1auh and or will you hic it of in amp Wcarl in i Bolo j not on Griir eur Ltd a it in Lenny hut in Urnal other Unis. J. W. Rogers amp Onley. A. Br0., a turn juicier so material. We have a Large line of All kinds of material an Sav Quot von Money if you will. Not. We name in part a a a a ii 1il1nps. Mou Luiso i Oka its a rackets laths. Bricks b. .1.i.-. . Cement. A. A a trial order will convince you that in save you Money. I to us give you our prices. T. Benson amp co., g. Keller. A. Carriage Emporium now open at Belle Haven a. A with a file line of lop dug files. Surveys. Phaeton. Runabouts. Speed tarts. Single and double wagons. Now ready for Sale by the undersigned at the lowest margin of profit. The vehicles Are All of Best make and prices right. Call and see them and get my prices. Your truly. Geo. W. Abdell Belle Haven a. Follow is crowd. Lesxe�?Wrv-v.?. -.2t? x 7.go _ greater and greater i rows the Sale Glicks great Sale talk of the county. This Sale was not originated to firn Mer and Flash out in a few Days it was formulated to hold Public interest for weeks this week beginning tins very your will be an illustration of aggressive and progressive business. We Oiler the largest newest most reliable desirable dependable Stock of merchandise for the whole family at prices simply irresistible. Full line of new York dry Roods at Baltimore prices. A member the name and place g1 i c it pc Onancock Virginia the Busy Corner. College of William and Mary . Y log in a. To c Hunter cd Ervi a a a Ion Law sin Bep a a Quot Sirvrt a rank vent a my Nch Ujj it Ila a cd. Lect Teutz Eort vol Ltd i a shh i Are my in a Xiv. Inn Sumeei. Id in n. 1 Normal to a Tull on Ira a min a a a int at reduced n tid for .-aia.-�sue. Lyon g. Tyler prob ident m.a., . Groceries. A new line of Staple groceries just received and for Sale at Small margin of profit. Our motto a Quick sales and Small your patronage solicited. Jas. S Drummond Grangeville a. A of you will recon in Izerlie Vamp Lue who re a a of my none so Comfort Alile or of Sud Foud st de i3.oo s��.50 84.00 Solob Yff Eiffes Avrati or dealers Walnut Fernl Turc of Quot a to a week a Little anxious frown borrowed thu Carters a forehead. Quot i was afraid 1 was charging too she said Quot Vou see. You Are my first i Vanler. It no Pencil on further that there were to he six others kurd cars. End they were to or Rev. It 7 30. Quot five of them Are Maiden miss Carter explained Quot and 1 told them they might bring Ali eur cats 8u Parrot a a a Quot and the other one Denton <1 in tided. A i a Ilian a a Aid mls a Carter a bin. He wants to bring id Denton gazed pensively arms thu Heinlen toward the purple Hill. Quot led. "11 or do on a n i-1&Quot Weller. The in Tomohide is the Dregoi that i Mno to site Milf Leif l n Little it Tomt. Quot i a i n t think 1 quite understand she said. A of of Quot ure not Quot Denton agreed quiz cheerfully Quot a a a wry. R of Tarle i Deal much in metaphor. It in t to it it by expected that you would understand but you will some he a Lebed to other topics no Learned that lie is a Alful Home wit its Bea Gilfol fun Ilttre. H of Lieen tin girl s summer Home. That the of Nalluri of her father in Ini Ruiess and id no Sene to fill a position i11 another dts made her de de that Tho House must sep part itself or he sold. So she liar advert bid for Minler. And. With Twe old and trusted servants Alio was go ing to in Ike it pay. Quot we raise All of our shot confided Quot and to have our cows and make butter and there Are plenty of chickens and eggs Quot a Quot done to any More Quot Dontot begged. A i a hungry enough As it is without learing of real milk and butter nil she pm �?T��,1. Quot the train in due she said a too a the other Hoarder get Here we will have contrary to Cuton s expectations the six old 1 ill proved to to delightful Compa. Three of thin were Trarlu is. One of them a Rote for the . One. Having n pro Valo Fortune wus something of a Gloyn Trotter. And the sixth. Mug domestically in lined had brought the cat Nad Par rot. The one Man to the object of Denton a special observation. Id a none a Ness Clr Flo. Quot he menu u a think of a pudding. De c nor kill to my Carter. Quot i done to think he look that any it mis Carter sold indignantly think lie i very handsome Quot a a tout a a old i Don t id Denton remarked resignedly Quot hut ills i nest i Rode however proved to i every a Quot. 1 company and it i be audio a note n i Potter of course hint the two non to Only spin through the country Ever Rno g in the big Mot rear. In the afternoon. Elrode a Lonyi tick sir Carter and in the Back seat he packed two nud sometimes three of the old ladles. Quot and 1 stay at Homo with the cat my Denton remarked in dog a non try to mls a Carter Oue evening when la had carried her off to the Rose Garden Quot for the old ladies who Don t get Voth Yon always take their Al that time and if t for the cat and Parrot i should die of Lone in ills too bad Quot miss Carter Niue a \ Yurij ii Ltd pulled Shn. F every window and when he had red the door he put his hand to i pocket and pulled out Tho Pearl necklace. Quot a fair Quot he said a in love a Quot but he pissed. Quot Ali re a no Denton declared. A i found the pearls on the porch Yon went in. And that gave me the idea and i mussed up the tiling on the table. It was the of Way that i could get to be you no an to Luht. Mid 1 could t stand another Dav of Nesselrode s monopolizing Quot slowly a Suville curved Carters lips. Any one would know you were a writer of she said Quot there were so Many easier ways a i could t think of any a Denton Aahl. Quot so t tried he went toward her. Will lie Hack present Ely. Quick. Oil. Princess. 1� it her Cheek were As pretty gown. Of course when Hie Prince storms the Castle the Princess a he kissed her they heard a Ali Tiff cell tag Quot of the returning Automo bile. J a a Nesselrode came in. Pulling. Not a lie Lipgui and to a people by the table wore st Iii radiantly. A i no so sorry Quot my Carter d As she la id nut her hand. In will h 11 Little Heap of milk White la a ids. Quot i am so sorry that you Lul your drive for nothing. Or. Nesselrode inn Quot a Sho hesitated 11ml then went on or. Denton found the pearls Quot Quot Nesselrode we must lie a yes a Rosy As her . Tint rect Ali Kra stretched upon a piece of Tom is a then pc. In use for the repair of the adjacent Church of st. Peter and Vincula probably a Quot put log Quot part of the scaffolding which we read Quot conveniently Lay i the contemporary accounts scorn to in Lento that the executioner straddled Over the prone in Fly. And from to Lily position 1 infer that the do Unpi Hilou was effected by the tool known a a adz the cutting Edge of to Toteh 1� it a right Angle to and not in a plane with the lift. I May add hint the Only contemporary reference i have come across of the use or proposed use of an a and Block for inflicting capital punishment prior to till tragedy is in one of the Boston series of letters describing tile peril of an unfortunate captive of Jack Cade s rebels a. D. Law. A generation before Hastings was �0 clumsily hacked to notes and queries foes of the levees. Sources of danger to the artificial Bank along Tho Mississippi a a people who know Little about our system of levees the Arll Lelal Bank built to confine the la a Al Waters that pour into the Mississippi no doubt imagine that the heavy Rains arc the Only enemy with which the levees have to contend a Bald a Baton Touge Man. A on the contrary the levees la the during Hines of Iio Hinnd Low water Are subject to the incessant attacks of living foes the destructive work of which costs millions of Dollar. Ten so foes Are alligators turtles Muskrat Field rats fresh water Terrapin and crawfish. Of All these Tomt prey on the levee excavating within them goodly chamber or Tunnel Tho crawfish do the most damage with the turtles and terrapins a get of Secoll the harm Doue by the alligators is comparatively Smalt. Quot in repairing the Banks crawfish holes arc often found of immense size. It is these hollow spaces that la time of freshest cause a caving in and break of the Teveon which of course bring on an inundation of All the adjacent country. The worst part Busl the Only thing to to done a to try to Kerp them a any from the Luka an much an possible Baltimore Anirl can. Honest americans. I circular storms. A log Oro jousts Are now Iii re it no what 1 o called circular storms Are not captured a circular in the proper sense of the word. There d not merely a flow of air round but also convergence the Ward a Central area. There 1� also a Largo ii flow Over and near the cc11tr.1l area Ami also an outflow above and a descent probably in the outskirts of the atone urea hence the motion is sue Ressl vely complicated. It is also very variable a Squall and gusts of the most violent character May alternate with Strong but less destructive winds also in the cyclonic storms of the temperate regions of the Northern hemisphere the winds in the some quadrant of cyclonic Storuik and from the same general direction differ largely in Ali eur meteorological character. Winning a coat. The Clever scheme that was worked by a French thief. A frenc Lead been attending the coined be Francale and after the performance to took a gloomy byway in order to make a Short Cut to the Boulevard Montmartre. He noticed is lie hasten through the dark a a Light tug on ills Cattail but to this he paid no attention. When lie reached the Bright Boulevard however to found to his great mortification that one Tail of ills claw Hammer coat had Lieen Cut off. He uoti fled a journalist of his loss and Hie next morning an account of the Odd theft appeared in the Figaro. That aft Roou a Man in a Blue uniform called on him. A i come Monsieur Quot Tho Man said that a from Tho Bureau of police. We have suspicious character who had in his Pieket a piece of Fine Black cloth. to have your mutilated coat. Sir. If the piece fits it we will know that we have apprehended Tho menu who robbed the other surrendered ids coat and from that Day to this he heard no More about it. Tho pretended official was. Of course the thief who had adopted that and Unelus Means of getting the coat in order to attach to it the Pup joined out _ Quot i if to la j uni hospitality. A use one Teaspoon til of this cd icon i hot water every Day. The can will last thirty Quot but suppose there s company min a a a then of course use More hot a Al legend Blatter. An easy Way. A in a i to succeed in life said the of pm Eil person Quot you must Tot be afraid to make Quot then Quot answered the tractable youth Quot you would probably advise me to put in some time As a baseball Washington Star. When he Adames move. Mrs a. While Villa her children about Adam and and the a autless of the Garden of Eden was interrupted by one of the Tiluy tots saying. Quot of. In Inton. When those Adames move no. Y r us get that place to live in. A Delineator. Flooring papa. Five year old Tommy was a Long put through a test la num Lierz before the admiring family our Day it dinner. Finally Page a asked him the question that find proved the Waterloo of the older children in past years. A a now a Aid papa Quot How Many Are two Apple and three pears Quot Quot five fruits a promptly answered ,calling the Clouds by name. How Many people it few that the Cloud have definite forms says Arthur w. Clayden in Harper s Ngn Niue. The Short Curling wisps that lie in Bunches or Long parallels extreme la Beautiful but delicate Are called Cirrus Clouds. Alto Clouds Are Cuser and dim the Sun or hide it. Brilliant and solid Clouds that Are never irides Cut. But Are the most splendid of nil in the sky lieu Sunset colors fall upon them. Mackerel sky is a familiar kind us Cloud and actually does presage us set cd weather. The towering vapor Ous White pyramids those that it watch Oft Euest As Toey Cross the sky Are known As cumulus. Thundercloud to Tho observant Eye look like a Tiu at Tho Crest and when they sink Down into Fiat top the storm is Over. Incident that greatly sure Reed a visitor from Germany. Of his first visit to Tho railed Stales a German manufacturer Wal the guest of a Kinsman in now York. He expressed Surprise when a few Days after his arrival he saw a number of Quieti help themselves to paper at nil unattended newsstand where some Meu Laid Down the exact Price of their Purchase others made a hinge for themselves and still others walked away without paying. He a told hat the inst named or up were ust Otu ers who paid Only once n w a but that no one Over failed to pay. To demonstrate his Contention that Quot most people Are holiest in this country the americanized German took his visitor that Day to a restaurant where both were unknown and when they had finished their luncheon the Host went to the cashier s desk with his Check and sni-1 lie had n Money with Hutn but would pay the next Day. Ti10 cashier gave the couple a Hasty glance and said Quot All right i la Lake a Chance a and Tho men started for Tho Street. At the door a right no out face movement was executed the Check a paid a Good Cigar was handed to Tho cashier to who the plot in revealed. And the German exclaimed Quot grosser tag a magnificent. A Chicago news. _ a Cin Galese Dainty. Ceylon White Ante and their numerous natural enc Miet. It is estimated that two thirds of the Island of Ceylon is undermined by White ants. The number of tuese insect is certainly quite incalculable but it is fortunate that their natural enemies Are almost is numerous. The workers a preyed upon by True ants and Many other insects by spiders. Lizards nud cent pcs by rate mice and Palm squirrels. But it in the adult winged insect that Are especially victimized. It is probable that scarcely 1 per cent of the mature in-8 its survive Tho danger of the periodic fights. They Ruu the Gauntlet of nearly every other us Luul. Birds hats squirrels rats toads and lizards nil thick to the feast. Dogs and eats eat the winged Ului avidity. Quot i Ivan nine himself Doe not disdain to participate Quot avs e. E. Green. The tamil cooly looks upon a mess of Fried termites As a great Dainty and i have several euro acquaintance who consider that termite on Toast form n dish worthy of More general inclusion la the menu. They arc said to taste not unlike journal of Ceylon botanic Gallant Lover. A silly boy Quot she said Quot Why did you get offended though my word were Revere you might have seen that 1 was Quot Well who replied magnanimously a your Mouth is so Small i Aldu t Nozoe press. Bight overt valued turn to Spaugh proverb. _ a a j

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