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Madison Wisconsin State Journal (Newspaper) - December 21, 1920, Madison, WisconsinI N ?FROM- A READER'S NOTEBOOK T I \ i H E K iw an ls club is giving sortie 4,000 M adison "k ids" a C h r is t� m as show an d tre a t. F in e work, big b ro th ers! In all this wonderful world th ere is n o th in g m ore w o n d e r� fu l th an th^ "kid." Ho is the MEN "pei�" of the land . I le h a s a AND line b ra in , bu t it is developed " KIDS" a long only a few lines. T he "k id " is m ostly eyes, stom ach , loyalty a n d am b itio n . T h a t is w h a t we all w ere, a s "k ids." By b rin g in g C h ristm as to th e "k id s' " eyes and stom ach, th e K iw an is is a d d in g to h is loyalty an d am b itio n -tw o g re a t and I w holesom e g ifts . As h is b ra in d ev el� ops, loyalty an d am b itio n w ill have m uch to do '.th th e so rt of a m an , th e k ind of c itizen th e "k id " is to be. And besides all th a t, th e eyes and stom achs o f h u n d red s of "k id s" a re chea ted a g re a t deal. Some of them tvould h ave a so rry C h ris tm a s b u t fo r th o u g h tfu l g ro w n -u p s . There a re m any big m en in th e K iw an is. As a group they a re big. B ut there is no bigger job fo r big m en than doing w o rth -w hile th in g s fo r th e "k id s." * * . D am ascus is th e name of th e o ldest c ity of th e world, and it is a n am e to con ju re w ith . A s you re p ea t it, th e re W H A T 'S flows beforo you th e w o rld 's IN A h isto ry , fo r D am ascu s w as N A M E old w hen h is to ry w as born! A s you lis ten you seem to h e a r th e w h irr in g of th e c en tu r ie s , the a llu rin g rise an d s h a tte r in g fa ll of d y n astie s , th e m u rm u r of in n u m erab le peoples an d races, sh im m erin g an d fad in g aw ay in to th e m is ts o f u n u t te r � ab le p asts . ."here is no let n o r s ta y upo n your im ag in a tio n . D am ascu s th e b eau tifu l! T h e c ity of th e tw o r iv e rs in th e m id s t of the desert, a n d th e re fo re to e n d u re fo r � ever. It is re la te d th a t w'hen th e p ro p h e t, M ahom et, carne w ithirT s ig h t of D a � m ascus, he tu rn e d aw ay a n d w ent hack in to th e dese rt, say in g th a t no m an could e n te r P a ra d is e tw ice, an d he m ust choose th e e te rn a l P a ra d ise . D am ascus! D am ascus! D am ascu s! I ts n am e is red o len t w ith th e p e rfu m e of th e ag es a n d re so n an t of e te rn a l rom ance. leW sco 'v m m ------- Ie Journal City EditionFOURTEEN PAGES VOL. 136, NO. 81. 81 ut Year. MADISON, W1S., TUESDAY AFTERNOON, DECEMBER 21, 1920. PRICE THREE CENTS SENATOR CHARGES FRAUD ASKS AID TO f e d e r a l e m p l o y e s $1,300 NOW SOLVE DEATH IN ps� s � k T s LenT Sr 'N FUND TO OF BROTHER Workers of Geological Survey Paid for Making Up A I D N E E D Y STRAND WILL H A V E 4 , 0 0 0 A T FREE SHOW Chicagoan, Baffled in Inquir� ies, Comes Here to Seek Probe of Shooting at Almond Official Statistics, Says Chairman of Com� mittee Investigating Profiteering . B Y A . L . B R A D F O R D A S1IIN G T O X -I n fo r m a tio n th a t g o v ern m en t employes were p a id by th e N a tio n a l Coal a sso c ia tio n , is in p ossession o f th e Empty Stocking Club Sets New Record; Every Poor . Family in City to Benefit o t u b e a r s ,of A ss is ta n t A t - 1 sen a te com m ittee on reco n stru ctio n and p ro d u ctio n , S en a to r W illiam to rnev G enera l Jo h n B ak er w a s ; . . . , XT . . . , 1 b ro u g h t today th e s to ry of a M. G uider, N ew Y ork, c o m m it t e e * BLOCK WILSON APPOINTMENTS r t t b ro th e r 's dogged d e te rm in a tio n to u n - ch a irm an , sa id to d a y . C h id er's ravel w hat in h is eyes is a m y ste ry . , , , . in b roken E n g lish an d with a voir� sta tem en t w as m aue a s h is coin- choked w ijh em otion, Jo h n T rick er, p a tte e resu m ed in v e s t ig a t io n o f A u strian , from C hicago, to ld th e s to ry , , , , . " O f th e dea th of h is b ro th e r on a fa rm th e a lle g e d coa l p ro fiteer in g , n e a r Alm ond, W is. i C ahier sa id th e em ployes w ere o f tho Jo seph T rie b e r w a s found on th e geological su rv ey and w ere paid ac- T he c en su s b u re au is f r e t t in g a b o u t the cook s ta tis t ic s . T h ere a re , a c c o rd � ing to th e 1920 cen su s, but SOME 333,43G fem ale cooks in N E E D L E S S th e U n ited Staten*. Home- W O R R Y th in g like one^ cook fo r ev ery 300 p e rso n s. T he bu reau is w o rry in g ab o u t th e m a tte r . Indeed, so im p ressed w as one c e n � sus* p essim is t th a t he q u o tes : "W e m ay live w ith o u t po e try , m usic an d a r t W e m ay live w ith o u t consc ience and liv� w ith o u t h e a r t; We m ay live w ith o u t fr ien d s ; w e m ^y live w ithout books; B ut civilized m an c an n o t live w ith o u t cooks." Of courso he c an n o t live w ith o u t cooks! W hy should he? B u t th e re is no need fo r such a lot of f re tt in g . W h at if the em ploym ent offices h avo a d e a r th of cooks? One m ay a lw ay s get a good cook by th e m atrim o n ia l ro u te . T he census b u reau Is a ll w rong. In s te a d of % th e re being 333,436 fem ale cooks in th is * coun try , th e re a re sev era l m illion, u sually o ne in ev ery hom e. One cold D ecem ber n ig h t U ncle George w a s m ak in g b u t h is incom e tax re tu rn . H e w a s lson, nephew r.Hun, 2225 E a s t W ash: od Munday a t th e Nut in. Jo h n so n C ity xvi to ran of tho rio-d w ith tho hom e for m any p and a u n t. Mr. to rm en t w ill �cc id le r s ' Hom e cor f Gu ll lek Pe- g to n avenue , anal s a n ita r - T enn . O lson w as world w ar, hav ing d iv ision , Ho m ade y ears wi t h h is un- *nd M rs. P e terso n , r to m orrow a t the e te ry . T ennessee . W E A T Snow tonight and W ed� nesday; much colder with a cold wave; temperature will fall to zero or 5 above W ed � nesday night; strong easter� ly winds, shifting to north� west by Wednesday morn� ing. PRIVATE GUARD WOUNDS BANDIT ("1 1 1 0 .1 0 0 - In an effort *o com bat t h o crim e w ave, w ealth y c itiz e n s h ave rn ployed p riv a te d e tec tiv es to g u a rd th e ir home�. l i g e r Cole, P in k e rto n d e tec tiv e , w hile p a tro llin g tho s tre e t in f ro n t of th� h o m e of C y ru s II. M cC orm ick, h a r � v es te r k in g las t night, w as held u p by fo u r m m , th ree o f them in so ld ie rs' u n ifo rm s and one. Jo h n Jo h n so n , w o o � ing a sa ilo '-'x u n ifo rm . Gale, firing from h is pocket, w o u n d � ed th e pallor. T h e o th e rs escaped . THREE KILLED IN POLITICAL W AR ROM E- T h re e m en w ere k illed a n d seven w ounded in a b a ttle b e tw een so � c ia lis ts an d n a tio n a lis ts a t F e r ra ra , a c � cord ing to In fo rm atio n received from B ologna to d ay . T h e tro u b le w as r e � p o rted to h av e s ta r te d w hen an a t ta c k wa� m ado on S o c ia lis t D eputy N iccolai. S ev era l h u n d re d n a tio n a lis ts m otored to F e r r a r a from B ologna to re in fo rce th e ir co m rad es . ACCUSE VENDOR OF SOFT DRINKS Jo h n M cGllliiran, p ro p rie to r of a so ft d rin k e stab lish m en t, wa� a r � ra ig n ed in su p e rio r c o u rt today , ch arg ed w ith selling In to x ica tin g li� quor. T he co m p la in t w as m ade by T. T. H azelberv , stat� p ro h ib itio n com � m issioner. w ho c h arg es McGiUig&n h a d sold w ine of pepsin c o n ta in in g m ore th a n th e legal a llow ance of a lcohol. Mr. H aae lb e rg w as o u t of th e c ity to � day arui th e case wa� co n tin u ed Id Dec. 2*. R ail wa� fixed, a t $200. .

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