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.... , - ' - ' THE FAIUMOtJJiT NEWS WHY CALLED 0LD DOMINION' !ti!li;i!i:l;:;i;iji:!l!iO IKFROVED U'tiFC'-M rSTETJiATiC:i.lL J.6f J. IN KNITTED OUTERWEAR; FOR HOME DRESSMAKERS 4 mm mm Two Exp!anat:cns Have Been Given for Nickname Bestowed on the State cf Virginia. There are two explanations as to how the state of Virginia came to be called tll IVmiiv.on.'' The one civ-n In the following account is generally rejrari'.ert as the most plausible: "In Ofipt. John Smith's -History of Vlrcir.ia, oii;ion of ltt2i then Is a map of tho settlements vf Virginia, which at that time inclmict! Xew Knc-lamh as x-eU as every ther xrt of the British sottlenients ia America. He there or.Hs our present Virsrina nnh! Vii-jniiia'' the wont olvl being s seHe.l at that time in tMttraiis-tincti.Mi to the Xew Ensrhim! colony, which is called "Xew Virsrinia.' Here, then, we have- the word NhiUV tin4 distinctive word f the title. Xow. we know that, from the settlement W the colony to the Hoiut;-Mu every act 'f parliament, every letter of the king t the troveraor, desijm.atod Virginia as the VohMty and dominion of Virginia. Here is found the other word, am! the charge In ovnnion talk from "OeM Trginia to "OM IVninion was oasv. imporcej-t ihle and almost inevitable. The oihor explanation is that the title "Old ivominitsi" was bosiowexl r.pon Virginia by thnrlos if, Ixanse the oivhr.y h.l reft:od to recognize the tro-erT:mcv.t of tYvnwell. and. after tho execution of Clsarlos I had transferred its al.legir.nee to his son. Tn gratitnno for this loyalty, t'harles 11 -ancd tho arms of Virginia to !m ip-'arTcroi w:;h ?i;os. of Knglar.d. Seot-land and Ireland, :w a dS-tiivctive portion ..f the Old lor.r!nion an 1 an ir,-deivrdorit tr.cr.-hor of the Triiied WARNING ! Say "Bayer" when you buy Aspirin. Unless you see the name "Bayer" on tablets, you are not getting genuine Aspirin prescribed by physicians over 22 years and proved safe by millions for Colds Headache Rheumatism Toothache Neuralgia Neuritis Earache Lumbago Pain, Pain Accept cr.lv "Bayer" package which contains proper directions. FrtOM the sturdy and matter-of-fact sweaters of other y?ars have eotrie down to us the sweaters of today also sturdy, but diversified and stylish; and the comfortable scarfs that grandmother knitted have numerous lineal descendants, that continue to be comfortable, but must also con-ceru themselves with the element of style. In all knitted outerwear nowadays, utility and comfort are matters to be taken for granted; they are the i foundation of garments that manufac turers undertake to make smart and spirited, and designers have snreeed-ed po well that all the social and Handsonte Products o1k activities cf tlie busy women of today are n!!ootod in this knitted wear. Its field has loon immensoly wilned In variety of-garments and in their character. T,o hatidotno pnnlncts of tho knitting nulls, as shown alove, lun the ntlnd in opposite dinctions ; one of hem leading southwanl. toward gen.al climes, and the ther ttggest-Ing snowy days and winter sports. The sweater at the left oan allow itself to be a little fanciful it has in its company a scarf that will protect "its wearer against any little bite or chill in the air that may steal down from tho north. Fhe cheerful and shaggy affair at the right of the picture I among tho IV il i i ? i Yn ''.ii;:v. . v ; j j j I j j ' h-sA j? . j-'?Vt .i.::.-:. : . . Ha-scv fcBaw" boxes of 12 tablets For Ssre--Faper-Shell Pecan Orchards ' si.. : f.cr-. x:.-. v- - --- - - 'i . v j-.. -51 V.'lt A T..f-Y ty;i.. e. Ot I K'r.Ml 1V, v. A . S- XT V," T ' X. KF.X" A-ent Vt-.arVis-c Kfn' i s:s Us 5-" . -; Ar.-: tjor.-.ni o ian..mn:. k m 'SI IT .. Ct.vrc t--. XT'.-;-.: ri ok -ivy Acpt. TUF.uEO IT BACK TO EAKER Cv. -se CaJry Fanr-ec H?d Good Excuse fcr Se:::r.c H"s Predict Withcut U:- rc Scales. 1 Vl:':C -y.ad town w as iW u ;v sr:n"r.or:ed to ap- pe?.t .ctore- Of SO '-rr.ie on a i'irlc hv.tter rr.-hr weicht. Tho cr.pls:rar.t wr.s the viliace baker, who fcit ho n r.s hoir.c wror.god v hen ho disco veered that every irind of the farcor's br.tter tell below the weight ti nt a rv-v-nd ought t.-. be. Have y.v. r-s-r t scales sske! the magistrate of the fsme-r. i " Ves. year h..Nr,--r." i "Ar.d welch;;" -Xo. yonr horoT, i AXV. no weights. ""Yo-j have no weights 1 How, then, a can yon weigh yorr br.tter f I That is very slrr.ple, jnonr honor. I Since the baker has benght hi from me, I hr.y my bread from hira. and his ore-r-o-.n-: 1 Joaves serve rne as weights to weigh, try butter. If the better does not we'gh what it shir.!d, ft is the baker's fault, ar.d not mine, ycu see. North Cl ira Herald. Ercouragerre-.t. 'The first htindred years are the hottest. said the deil as a new ar-rivsl regiteTv-d." Life. An ant is praised, but a hntterrly l j ndrraresl. I Lesson xliy P.K. I . II. I'li.u a'; i-.U. . !".. T.a.lior .r !::-,lira I. .11. in U t M'.o' Co.-yriBht. Wi-.-u-m N-.vs:.i j-.t I n. i n. LESSON' FOR JANUARY ELIJAH THU TISHOITE. I.KS.-OX TF.XT I Wir.ss llA-.i. GOI.DK.V TKXT-Hi.i s.vk ye T.rst t!ie kinvdom of tr.l, iin.l liis ril:t'.'t)iis:.'ts; anl ail those tilings fliall be uitJe.l unto you. Matt. C.ZX iiKFi:iu:.N"ci: matfiiiaLt-Kx. ic: i Khics Ifi.-XJ; Jim. o:i:.-:u. riil.MAKV TOPIC C.i a Cares for UU jah. JFNIOM TOPIC Klijali, Hie Frave Prophet. IXTKltM KDIATF AN!) SF.NIOR TOPIC Jehovah's Clian.pioa PresTed. YOFNO rKOPbK AND ADl'LT TOPIC Obey ins the Word of Jehovah. I. Elijah's Message to Ahab (v. D- This was a startling message. f'r Ahah had mt only lv Israel iit Idolatry, hut ititi a icj tidiation of tho living Cod, This .n.!il itk w as not brought !) becnuso h.' lnatTud a !uv-then w-.caan. for h" tna.rrii ! .'a hol i:i order t!at h. niiia hlp hin. -om-plete tlic api-.;;!sy e li::l). Note tho eouH-nt ft' tho pr, het" i tiuage : 1. "As th-.. I..:r i ;,.d of I-ra 1 i:.t;h." Mlij.lh 'i'li'W thi' '.! ' of b. s !m--;-:;iro. II. M'OW" !, 'l -i'-;'!. led 1 1-.'.- 1'iV- ':..! n. i':iV o of the King in oonio into il.i- ; r.'-i-: Ills naiv.e. "J. "IU C.tic h.-iii I Kl;h'.li s:o.i. l.'i"ii t::n,l heffie A hah. aaisi c, . 1 ills I to. MlSO hi' ahl ih i'o!'i tloii indh-a'cs h: ; eo;ista;t rc:.-!-ti-s to g. o.. His err; :i !s. .'I. "Then sbal! v.-: ho dew v. v ra'n these years hi:: ii.vi-.v'.ini ii r.iy v...ril.'" This susp-;s;,iT iif m iiuiv ciiit i:;.:e't for three and : l.;df ye.ws (.his. " :17). and was ghf! u ansner to K i.;:h'- prayer (.l is. ." :IT). lhvr.th was t.-o-ilii lei r,s th'- -liaicsit for l h''.airy (lctH. 11:1(1. IT), u'ld the prophet f:is now applying the divine j;:dg::n-:i.. II. Elijah's Rotirer.isnt (vv. 2-ldf. As so.ni ; s !,'. had delivered hi- t;:ess;i Uo retired from the ki!'g":4 -igllt, hih' the piT;;!ty .f the kilig.-t sin shoiih! U' i-ited uj-n th.- land. When tho famine ;is sore i-i the l.iiul, the hiag souglii east :itid west, north ami s,.tith f-r Mlij.di. ht:t thi'd ha 1 concealed I'.hii. Those who sp-:d; (loci's mcssag frei'.ieiulv seek solitude when tho message i delivered. 1. l.y tho brook t'herith (vv. 'J-T). Though wo may not he able to kuou-the parti.tdnr location of tho brook, we do know that oh! afforded a hiding place for His servant who so fearlessly declared His message. (1) Prinking of the brook (vv. 4-0). While drinking of the literal waters of tho brook, he was being nourished by the Lhing Waters from the throne of God. From day to day Klijah's faith was tested a he saw the stream run lower and lower as the drouth continued. -) Fed by the ravens (vv. 4-tl). The ravens brought him bread and flesh iu the morning and bread and flesh in the evening. Elijah thus enjoyed two meals each day, with water to drink. Tho same t!od who sustained Elijah, still lives, and we should trust Him for our daily bread. At last the hnnk dried up because there was no rain In the land. The Lord then instructed him to move. 2. At Zarephath (vv. S-16). (1) The place (v. fj). Zarephath wus at the west side of Palestine, near the Mediterranean sea, in t 'entile territory. In order to reach this place Elijah had to cross the country front the Jordan to the sea. Zarephath was only a few miles from the home of Jezebel's father. This, no doubt, was a trial to Elijah. (2) Sustained by a widow (vv. KM2). "I'.ring a little water and a morsel of broad." was the request which ho made of the widow. This, no doubt, was a great trial to Iter, but Clod had touched her heart and stirred up faith in her. Her reply reveals her deep distress. (3) Elijah's reply (v. 13). This made plain to her that It was a case of mutual interest to do as the Prophet said." "The barrel of meal shall not waste: neither shall the cruse of oil fail." (4) The widow's obedience (v. lo). "She did according to the sayings of Elijah, and she and her house did tat many days." (5) tJod keeps His word (v. 30). May we learn from this lesson: 1, The particularity of tiod's providence. Truly a sparrow shall not fall to the ground wlthgut our Father. ly the prearrangements of Chid all our needs are daily met. Then Is no happen so in God's providence. The v woman of Zarephath, going out to gather sticks to prepare the last meal, met Elijah, and Is helped for two years. 2. o matter how small our n-sourees. we can do something for tjod if we will. The lad with the five barley loaves and the two small lishe' with the blessing of the Lonl, did a great work. ... ... tr concern should he to worf ers and for (Jod before otirt We should give our all to'Gotf. 3. Our concern should he to worl for othe selves. ond trust Him for further supply. The' best way to help ourselves is to help others. This woman gave one morsel to God's prophet and obtained a supply for herself and family for two or more years. 4. God often allows uaV get down to our very last In order to teach tis that all Is from Him. entry. House frocks and aprons, outdoor and indoor dresses, and sports togs and garden frocks are all represented this year, and much attention has been given to style in all these garments. The procession Is a bright one. Xo matter how utilitarian the oharacter of the dress or apron, it is designed with an eye to gay color and charming lines. Sateen, cotton crepe, unbleached muslin, cretonne and even ticking have been appropriated for dresses and aprons. The sheerer weaves are introduced in pretty indoor and outdoor continues, and the summer will bring of Knitting Mills. many organdie frix-Ks ami eombinu 'ns of organdie and gingham. It al-j nut goes without saying that design-) ors make these practical frocks simple, jeasy to put on and take oiT, wear-re-: iting, and it is very apparent that they are vnteri:tg attention on styles in theni that give them a new at- mosphere. Among the simpler garments a-pears an apron which combines tin-j bleached muslin with bine chatnhray as shown at the left of tho picture below. Menvrietl lloss Is used for She simplest of needlework eytbellish- nwrnts on it. and thi apron serves as a tin'ss when worn with an under bodice. l.nwn and white cliecketl gingham In an under-hdioe. with a light bnovn chumhruy "slip-over" over it. make the pretty indoor or outdoor dross, w hich bespeaks the simple life ; for lis w earer. With narrow belt of jchamhray and Irresponsible pockets of j ghigham. it brims over with god 1 style. Also bottles of 24 ts1 1 Drtrist. Irdlsna to Breed Foxes. Breeding of silver foxes is to be tried on several fartr.s in northern In- -ihtria. Orf av.n ras Nvn stoekc-d with ? pairs "-f brooders Nv:c!,.t for ?'-e.-. o,o frcra the Hnd-.-.n P.ay ivvi-panj-. mm Kener FOR iriDSGESTION fl Kr 6 Be ll-an s Sure Relief end it Package Eve-yfsere Has the Key Habit. Yor.r..e !ir- ;t haX !v-ii riven i-vker sii'. ! key f.r V.:? cyra thir.es at s.--hoo i:---! S 'i.':-:v'cr. Thon he mi, " '.only p.i ih. n thst ho sho;-.!.! hnvo a rin;: for t?;o kt-y. ar...! ?wn docidei! that h.o h.vr.hl hr.xo more koy? for the line, so ho ox-.iir.! a latch hoy to the fn rt r.n ! ore !'o1orc!r.?r to tho enrajre. Ho tv.rcht a pa.lhvk for h! too4 chest sr.;' .to for his H.-yolc, ar.? ah1etl two ynore koys to his collation. Now '10 ai proiriaws ewry nnattacheil key he can find, regardless of trhether It . ill r.nbx-k anything or not. And his wonderfv.! cvllec-lion is the envy of all his school ma res. l"Vtroit Xews. Nothing. A rr.gcrei! and dejected child, with an nr.thly hr.hy on her knee, looked t:p as the d::rict visitor entered the rocva. Are vou alone .- aske-.l the ladv. " es. "Where is yr.r mother "Hospital. And ytMir father? "Ioni know." nli.vi gracious Does he do nothing to sr.pirt jvn anil your mother?" "Yes. "What d.'-s he do. my child:' "What yon said nothing! XeTpr hit a man when be i .town unless yon are sxtre cf your ability to keep him down. 93 Reason l -r ft 9EF I It TIME'S CHANGES IM ARCTIC Fcsiii Plants Frove That the Region Crce Was .M and in A!' Frcba-fc l ty FccEtless. Tho ar.'io-.;t ve.gctatUMi i f the Ar-tic regv-n. as i sV.owti by a stndy f !t- fo i nh:r.. indi ate that its cli-rrati was ::.o very unlike that nldh prevails there now. Instead of oon-stir.g of a hardftd of small plants .;mggiir:g for life amid sn.-iw and ice in a s- a-.iT. almost JHrpet rally frozen ".Ml. i w-getation was abundant ar.d luxuriant, ar.d inclu.hd ferns and pa'mlike plant, that grow only in a riih! and probably fiistles elitnate. This rg. ttivM V.ourisl-ied in the Arctic region from at least late Ihdeoz.Me to mid'lte tVnozolc geMogioal time, millions of years before man existed. Although these lards an4 now so inhospitable and an1 randy viited, the VniTod States geological survey has gathered a large amount of information 'oncernii'g their fos!l floras. A study ef the coal beds of the tae bisb.r.rne region has incidentally disclosed many fossil plants. These coal hod ar1 extensive and are the only known commercially valuable mineral resources of that ngion. .V little coal is' occasionally mitied br -essels that are short of fuel, which, as there i no barlvor. lie otTshope and inrllotisly load on a few sacks of coal by mean's of lighter. Fuel From House Refuse. The annual pnxhtetion of t?reat Urit- ains houe nfttse. which amounts to sotne bhVitons, could bo made to yield t.rt tt tons of fuel without touching its three b four million tons i fertilizer content. J. A. Priestly, pns- ident of the London eonfen-nee of the Institute .of tiearing Superintendents, declares. He also stares the fuel con-lent . npnsents approximately one-tenth of the annual donetie coal consumption! of the country and even tak-inr Into full consideration Its comivira-tix-ely small calor?!ic value, the saving to the nation firom its utilization wordd le enortous. This system of recovery of fuel in domestic refuse 1 no longer an experiment", he says, and I is practical for universal adoption ex- pt for entlict with vested Interests. Early Astronomical Instruments. Tho earliest known r.sSnmouncal instruments of IJerman make have re-OHttly b-Hn desoriboil by IV. J. Hart-man of tJottlngetn They iMrlongotl to tho philosopher and asm notuer. Cardinal Xikolaus of Cusa. who llveit from HOI to 14U. and comprised a "tor-uetum, for measuring the longitude n?d latitude of the celestial h.wlies, an astndaN and two celestial gioUos, A pete has beMt found tn the canli-naFs own handwriting, stating that be purchased thne of these instruments In the year 1441. together with Id as-tnmomieal treatises, for the sum of 38 fiortns, I Victor Hartman Kdieve that at least two of tho instruments wore made by one Xikolaus Hybeeh of Kr-fnrt. who was born in 1S70. Musical Calls of Bir.it. It is strange that ornithologists and musicians who give such credit to tlw nster, I?ob White and whlppoorwlll vlo not Include among highlj- distlncttxt Mnl calls those of tho crow-, cantinal and catblnU Tor while most onllnary lorwws cjtnnot Identity th.e calls of the robin, wnm, bluebinh finch, bunting and the like, it Is not to be believed that nylody, once having heard the "caw of a enwt, the s-n-a-k-e of the cathlnl and the chuek-ehncfc-chnck. followoul by a long clear whistle which the canllnal gives out, could ever fail thereafter to recognize these call. lint it may be that those calls do not fall within the classification of wha la td to be the "musical :UsO Those Who Dance Must Pay The Fiddler KS. ' f I '.:"' V-NV i-sr - I V- s.fv -.' J bMNMHt4K , f I II ImU-- l. SM-fc r 1 Y I - f - r -. : VI! I r-. , Tberes a settlement in profit r loss, for nearly every indulgence. Sometimes the pay day is long deferred, and in that case the settlement may bear compound interest. Often a rytnerit in HI health is required for the dance had xcith tea or coffee during earlier years. Sometimes the collection comes in sleep-lessness, sometimes in headaches, sometimes ia high blood pressure, or in nervous m digestion sometimes in all these penalties. Nerves xvont alxvars stand the whipping of tea and coffee's drug, caffeine. tf youVe been dancing to tea or coffee's fiddling, why keep en till payment time comes? If you're beginning to pay, now, why not cancel the contract? There's an easy and pleasant way to avoid tea and coffee's penalties, as thousands have found who have changed to Pest urn. It is a delight with any meal rich, comforting and satisfying and it never harms, Even the little children can have a breakfast cup of Postum, with no fear for what may happen to sensitive nerves. Instead of paying penalties fcr your mealtime drink, let it pay benefits to ycu, by pving natural health a full chance and begin' the new arrangement today. Any grocer will sell you, or any good restaurant will serve you Fosturn, Postum romes in two fct-rr.s: Instant Postum (la tins) trade instantly in the cup by the addition of boiling water. Postum Cereal (in packages of larger bulk, for those who -refer to make the drir.k while the meal is being prepared) cade ty boilir-g for 0 tsintates. Postum for Health , ; 'jw ci- Hints for the Home Dressmaker. rt,.ts of rur that the knitting machines are turning out. They grow more and mon important. This garment is a graceful ami convenient combinationsomething of a scarf and something of a shawl, handsomely finished with j.am fringe 'and a wide strted Imrdcr. Directly after tho holidays are over, gay spring cottons usurp th.e place of winter goods in the stores and cotton clothes of all kinds, for jro-n-ups and ddldren. make their Theres a lb-. r-

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