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PAGE FOUR THE ALBANY DEMOCRAT -HERA LP, ALBANY OREGON SATURDAY, MAY 16, 1936 -agWB-gWa1IJn1HJ yOUNG MAN, JUST WHAT ARE YOUR INTENTIONS There were bloody riots in France. England began hastily to rebuild Old Time Albany gnUrW at Albaar, Ortcon, poatoffloa aa HnMai nil, -Miabar UaHa fna u4 NKA Mm larrlea. bUblliM IMa. P. Nutting that casting first stones was a form of entertainment. Esther RowelL, the famous old character actress,- was one of Linda's best friends, and it was from her that Linda again heard about the night she wanted never to remember again. - "I don't believe a word of it," Mrs. Rowell told her. "Or, if it is true that you spent the night with Thorne, I am sure the circumstances were accidental and entirely innocent. I don't think you are a fool in any way. And I don't think you have bad taste. Don't make any explanation to me if it isn't true, you must stop it. I've been hearing it about, and it is my impression that Thorne started it himself." "It isn't true," Linda said through set lips. "And I'm sure it must have come from some other source. -I can't imagine Mr. Thorne giving any such information. Why, he has asked me to marry him!" "Men without principle have been known to do strange things to force ladies to arrive at proper conclusions." Linda couldn't believe that of Thorne. In her code when a man thought enough of a woman to ask her to marry him, he did not jeopardize her reputation. She got in her roadster and drove to Santa Monica. She found Basil Thorne lunching on the set, and asked him to join her in her car. They drove to a deserted spot and Linda brought the car to a .By Fred Editor Francyl Howard has shown us a piece of several layers of wall paper, taken from an old building recently remodelled. We are unable to give the name of the owner of the property, as he prefers to have no publicity on his part. The section, saved by one of the workmen is about two feet by a foot, and coincidently is shaped very much like Linn county. In the section there are eight layers of paper. The first or original one is the part we, as a chronicler of Old Time Albany events, are interested in. As it was taken from an un-plastered house, the side next to tne board ceiling is quite plain for a fifty four year old paper, partly exposed. This particular piece of newspaper was undoubtedly from the Herald, a fact we have understood from the display type used and the makeup of the page. An I item suggests its age: COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE Albany, Or. The third term will begin Monday, Jan. 31, 1681. For particulars see Rev. Elbert N. Condit, personally. This evidently had been running as an advertisement for awhile. The only news item is headed "A Fight with Rattlesnake Jim." Then come in their order the following ads.; which we give in narration form: H. Zumalt. board and lodging, per week. S4.00-S4.50. Third and Montgomery. N-W. Railway, with small map, starting on Lake Michigan, at Chicago. J. Hyde, opposite post office, partly obliterated. Dr. G. W. Gray, Dentist, office in Foster Block, (Now Penney Store.) Humphrey and Wolverton, At torneys at Law. Practice in all the Courts. Office in Froman Brick This firm lasted only a short time Mr. Wolverton will be remembered i as on eminent justice oi ine t ea- we came here was a music teacher, cral Court at Portland. Capt. Hum- residing on 7th street, between phrey later moved to Pendleton I Ferry and Broadalbin. a fine wo-where he lost a leg in a railway ac-! man and capable teacher. Mr. Day cident, at the depot there. He died , hnd died. She was afterwards mar- FOLLY and By Marie Blizard nrcciiv IIKHH TOIMV I.INDA IIOUHNK. 20 yi-nrs old. pretty. In left nliiinnt pi-mi limn by tho Hinlflfn rlenlh nf hur fiitht'r I'lOTKIt flAIUHNRK, iifwapnpr-r reporter, helps her Bet n Joh wrtt-lllB noelely now. I.lu.ln Ik hi love with IHX rAHTKIt, hut ho lines abroad to ntiKly nlniclnK. When Fetor asks l.lniln to nuirry him ho nitrcon, hut poxtpones tho weilfllnir. IIONKV HARMON, film Mnr. houioh to Newtown. niiikhiK n "perHonnnl nppcunim-o' tour. She hiiyn a Hi-emtrlo written hy I.lmlii. Idlter I.llliln Roell to liollvwonil anil, hy cxprcKHliiir lilirm thnt nr reully 1'i-ter'H, ni-itiireM u reputation for heliiK able to dim-over new-num. Moon nho In n eelehrll y. !lx fnrter crimes to Hollywood to Bet lino rilina . lis , an lu tor, I.IimIm trie to help hlln. To ploiino IMx, Klin Invltim HASH, TIKlllMi, dlrei-j tor, to her homo, ftlthmiKll Bhu UIb-llkea mid rllstriists Thome. I I'etor Liiirdlner writes n am- ossrui piay mm t-oinoH to Hollywood. Thorne drives l.lnda to H .,.oi...lln resort where the t-oiiioiinv in t.. FAREWELL 1036 NEA Sarvica. Ire leave Hollywood and then their real life would begin. Linda was a little tired of her career and sought refuge in dreaming of the future even when the present was so terrible important. She ceased worrying about Thorne in her anxiety over her contract and would have forgotten the incident entirely had she not found herself at Andre Allen's party, discussing the mountain sequence of the picture they had finished making that day. "I left the day before the last scenes were shot," Linda said in answer to some. question. : Honey Harmon was in the little group. She slabbed an olive in her glass and raised wide eyes to Lilian s lace. "You mean the week before. don t you? she asked sweetly. . T u. , V 1 aau ner" sen. naci mat Dcen a slip on fore that she and Thorne... All manner of things jumbled in Linda's mind. Honey! Thorne! Gossip! Thome's promise or had it been a promise? But Honey and Thorne had not seen each other.. Honey and Pole Gardiner. .. .Linda gave up. "Don't you think it's wonderfully interesting out there?" Honey asked. - "It was Interesting making the picture. I don't know anything much about' the country around there and had little chance to see her fleet and her air force. Talk of war and revolution, unheard for years, began to be heard on every hand. It is hard to tell whether econ omic trouble causes political trou ble, or vice versa. Maybe the two things more or less cause each other. But the one obvious fact is that they go hand in hand. A prosperous Europe tends to be a peaceful Europe; and unprosperous Europe is ripe for war and revolt. Stating the case like this only emphasizes the world's dire need for finding the road to internation al economic recovery and finding it quickly. If . the world hopes to live in peace It must, apparently, learn the secret of keeping healthy its trade and finance. 50 Inoculated at Sweet Home Clinic Fifty more Sweet Home school pupils were innoculatcd with toxoid against diphtheria, and were vaccinated Thursday by Dr. Robert Langmack. assisted bv J uanitn Johnston, county health nurse, at ine iswcet Home school yesterday. More than 300 pupils from Sweet Home and nearby school districts had been previously treated. ah or ine tnnncuiations were provided through the agency of the local Forty and Eight organization, composed of members of the American Legion. Representing the Albany World war veterans at Sweet Home on the occasion of yesterday's innoc-ulations were Edwin Fortmiller, chef de gare of the local voiture, Walter Arbuthnot and Jack Cash-in, in addition to Ernest Scholl, who resides at Sweet Home. Safety Awards Go To General Pet. Co. With both industrial and high way safety movements attracting such widespread national attention these days, G. H. Safley, Albany branch manager for the General Petroleum Corporation, I proud of records made recently oy nis nrm. According to his rcDort to the ucmocrat-Hcrald the firm won both a first and a second nlace in the 1935 safety campaign conduct ed by the American Petroleum institute. In competition with the pipeline departments of 16 large oil companies, General Petroleum won first place. The marketing and operating departments won second place in comnetition with all the large oil companies of the nation, bailey said. in addition, during the first three months of this year there has been only one small ncciden from which working tlmo was los ;n the entire marketing depart mcnt in five western states and only two working days were lost oy mis General employee. City's Population Reduced by Three Albany's population suffered a net loss of three during March and April as far as vital statistic re cords go. Dr. G. E. Fortmiller. cilv health officer, reported to the council that during the two months there were in all 29 deaths and 26 births in the town. The health officer treated nine indigent cases, of which four were hospitalized, during the period, his report states. Four cases or scarlet fever, three of pneu mount ana eight oi mumns were reported to hnn, he said. Sfcamp News Hy I. S. Klein AUGHT unaware by the sud- ftf the 50-cent Zeppelin stamp. dealers and collectors have increased their purchases in certain stamps at the.U. S. Philntclic Bureau in Washington, so that the average order has more than dou bled in the Inst year. The rush Is on now for the discontinued all-blue 16-rent airmail special delivery stamp. Few of these stamps have been returned to Washing ton, and most ore hardly suitable for collection purposes. Nevertheless, get whatever you can now, at face value. ao Other stamps still on sale at the Philatelic agency In Washington, but expected to be withdrawn soon, are the old 25-cent special Handling stamps, and the 10, 15, and 20-cent airmails. oo U. S. Postofflec Department will have a special cachet for the covers going east on the first flight the German airship Hinden-burg. May 9. Leave room at left for the cachet. Send covers to the postmaster at New York, and sure to have the postage of 40 cents a half ounce on each envelope. Address the cover to yourself and it will be forwarded from Germany by regular mall at extra charge. o a Austria is planning another Issue of charity stamps next fall, the new set to represent famous Austrian scientists and inventors. new Mother's Day stamp also will appear soon in that country. H'opyrUht. 1IS. KKA Service, Inc.) to to out not of her her for was the had her and to for no that Miton ua PnblUhara Ei. Jftekftoa and R. R. Cronlaa. ,- IUB8CKIPTION RATM DELIVERED BY CARRIER Oh mr, In advanea ic Months. In advaaaa Om awnth, in advaoea .11.10 . 1.11 . JO T MAIIi Llaa, Bfltom Marlon, 1am and Ltmeola Om Faaf. la advanea ta aMatbs, la adraaee Tnraa month. In advanea On Btooth. n advanea 7 Man Xlarvbara la U. 8. A. Om ytar, la advanaa tx Bwntha, la advanea Om taanth. In advanea , Far aofi on trains and newwtanda , WOO . t.u W.M . 1.11 . .W .01 In orrkrinn- ehanaea of addrcaa ubaerir art ehmild aivan aire old aa wall aa now PablMwd Dalh Eieapt Sundaja Hu Damocrat-Herald PubHihinn- Co.. lu. An Independent Afternoon Kawapapar addreM.' ' at. a at aawaa Co., National Adrar- tanaar Repfaaeatatlvea. WELL DONE, VOTERS Linn county's voters yesterday showed excellent judgment in more ways than one, despite op portunity for several errors. Particularly in regard to their support of Senator Charles Mc Nary did the Republican voters ac' quit themselves with credit. They gave him a total vote exceeding by SO per cent the combined vote of his: two opponents. Rumor has it that 'Senator McNary was not confident of winning Linn county The results of yesterday's elec- Won, then, must have been doubly gratifying to him as it concerns this county. . , ' , Linn county's showing on the senatorial vote was in line with that of .the state as a whole, and the veteran Oregon senator's suc cess was such that a prediction of his certain election is justified, Voters of both parties applied common sense In nominating all incumbent officers who were can didates, and the variations between the majorities or pluralities these incumbents received indicates that the voters of Linn county have quite accurately appraised their officials and were not voting blindly. . i In nominating D. M. Rohrbough to the office of county iudee the Republicans voiced loudly their disapproval of. mud-slinging and their repudiation of campaigning of unfounded . statements and falsehood." ,' There may have been confusion in the minds pfome voters, but generally spealtlng they kept their t heads and gave evidence of being competent to select - their public servants. ' ' ! The only real cause for regret or alarm over yesterday's primary, was the fact that only about half of the '.registered voters cast bal lots. This means that SO per cent of the (people are doing the gov- ernlng jfor the rest. However one may find solace In the belief that peril ap? the non-voters would not have altered results had they gone to the polls. Anyway, the lists of Republican and Democratic nominees as they appear, today promise Linn county with continuation of good government, whoever may be elected next November. PEACE UKES PROSPERITY Poland slides off the gold standard, and French stock market prices sag heavily in the face of a radical election victory; and in these things may be read a forecast of further political unrest which has been making that luckless continent, Europe, . so unhappy. For rather more than the first half of the post-war decade, European finance and trade were highly unsettled; Bnd those years were also a time of great political unrest. Revolt and counter-revolt swept central Europe. Italy Indulged In a Fascist revolution. France marched into Ruhr.- Turkey fought the Greeks. Within and without, each country faced disorder and acute discontent. a Then, in 1925 or thereabouts. business improved. Currencies became stabilized, international trade revived, war debt and reparations questions were given temporary settlement. And straightway political conditions improved. i Tho Locarno Treaty was signed, the Ccrman republic took a new lease on life; if nothing much was actually done about disarmament, the nations at least found it In their hearts to talk about it. The Kellogg Pact was signed amid fine talk about International frlen&hlp. Statesmen found It less necessary to turn the gendarmes loose on their own people. - Then came another change, about five years later. An economic crisis developed in Austria, moved on to Germany, spread all across the continent; and before long it was reflected in ' a v new, more serious political tension. Germany embraced dictatorship. Spain had a revolution. Italy was driven to a desperate foreign war. of be no A lacher, proprietor. Meats, etc. Dave was not here long, and soon lost track of his whereabouts. So much for a patch off the bottom layer of eight different kinds of paper plastered on an old Albany building, not yet identified. There was a group of four men in Albany several months ago. It transpired the men formed a ladder with a decade between each one, as follows: John Pipe 48, Ed. Sears 58, Burr Sloan 68, Fred Nutting 78. Since then, one of them, a citizen with a splendid record, Ed. Sears, has gone over the great borne, and we mourn the death of a useful citizen. Ed was peculiarly a man who, unostentatiously, in a quiet way did what he had to do well, in his family and in his business, which he conducted success fully, after the death of his father. C. W. Sears, with whom he had previously been associated in the planing mill business. C. W. Sears and family came from Salem here, when Ed. was quite young. There were two planing mills near each other, on Water street, the Second one being about where the hobo camp was located for several years. Those were days when there was much building and a large demand for sash, doors, etc. One of the first mill men was Nelson Wright, then J. F. Backensto, father of Mrs. Merrill, Sam Alt-house, father of Anna and Mary Althouse. who continue to reside at the old family home on Fifth street, near Lyon; Ed. Zeyss, George Hochstedler before Mr. Sears took charge of the west plant. Ed. Sears was educated in Albany and went into the business of his father, with him. He was fortunate in his marriage to Miss Custer, who survives him, with one son. Pete. Mrs. Sears mother was formerly Mrs. M. Day, who when ricd again. Among the children by her first husband were Harry, a prominent Portland restaurant man, and Carrol, prominent and very successful in musical circles for many years. Mrs. Sears has two sisters, one residing in Keokuk, la., whose husband. Charles, died a few years ago, after a wonderful career ns an engineer. The other, we think, is now residing in Seattle, whom we remember with pleasure on account of early day associations. - Those who worked with Ed. Sears for years tell of his sterling character and fine fellowship. GETS COUGAR BOUNTY H. C. Keeney of Philomath appeared at the county clerk's office today to collect $20 in bounties on two cougars, one pf which he had killed tm's morning. Keeney hunt ed in the Cascndia district. He will receive S40 more from the state, netting him in all $60 for his hunt. Democrat-Herald Want Ads. USE C HINESE HERBS WHEN OTHERS FAIL Charlie Chan Chinese Herbs Remedies are non-poisonous, their healing virtue has been tested hundreds of years in following chronic ailments. S. B. Fong Throat, sinusitis, catarrh, ears, lungs, asthma, chronic cough, stomach, gall stones, colitis, constipation, diabetes, kidnays, bladder, heart, nerves, neuralgia, rheumatism, high blood pressure, gland, skin sores, male, female, children disorders S. B. Fong, 8 years practice in China, Herb Specialist, gives relief after others fail. 139 E. First St.. Albany. Or. Office Hours: Sunday and Wednesday 11 a.m., to 2 p.m. Rllalloui Dl AC I whicn to HOTEL Itvc. Portland ldlly Iocs-ted. Fifteenth Avenue tt ynhlll, luit two minute, drive from 9 roadway. Modem nd Afeorool. Oufet turroundiny. Excellent dining lervke. Popular rate.: European PUn Room, wth bath, 1 Pon, i? and uo. Two Mnont, SI and up. American Plan Room, with bath, MRS. FRANCES ZIEGI.ER (Formerly Frances Whitaker) is now associated with this shop and welcomes all her former friends and patrons here. WALKER'S BARBER & BEAUTY SHOP 215 Lyon St Phone 679-R Two Denoni, J6.50 NV?' - ' PavS 1 nd u. t -;a I C.ATettJf r FJiJf 13 I Marker in?!? Kin work next duy. Tho others rnii:"oncvs part' It was a week be- stop with shrieking brakes. She didn t waste any words. "Basil, someone knows and has told that you and I spent that night in the mountains. I want you .to find out who it is and stop him by denying the rumor. I beg you to do this. Besides the obvious reasons, I have to protect my career. I may lose a contract. This all besides the social and moral aspects! Of course you will do it." 'So you've decided to marry me?" he asked softly. Surprised, she turned to look at him quickly. He was smiling. OI course not. That has noth ing to do with this situation." 'But it has, he said patiently. "Surely you must sec it that way." this was new and shocking. A man willing to blacken a woman's reputation to force her into marrying him! (To Be Continued) Saturday, May 16 5 p. m., On the Campuses; 5:30, Music; 5:45, What the Educators Are Doing; 6, The Dinner Concert; 6:30, Evening Farm Hour 6:30. New Publications; 6:45. Market and crop reports and weather forecast; 7:30, Music; 7:45, Science News of the Week; 8, Music of the Masters; 9-9:15, United Press News. i Monday, May 18 9:00 a. m., Homemaker's Hour; 10:00, music; 10:15, Guarding Your Health; 10:30, music; 10:45, KOAC School of the Air 10:45, German; 11:00, The Story of Ore gon; 11:1a, History in the Ma- lng; 11:30, Science in Everyday Living; 11:45, music; 12:00, Noon Farm Hour 12:05, news; 12:15, W. S. Averill "Questions I Have Answered"; 12:30, market and crop reports and weather forecast. 1:00 p. m., music; 1:15, World Book Man; 1:20, music; 1:30, Pro grams on Parade; 1:45, music; 2:00, Lesson in Spanish; 2:15, music; 2:30. What the Educators Are Doing: 2:45, Maude Pratt Lewis; 3:00, Homcmakers Half hour; 3:30, music: 3:45, The Monitor Views the News; 4:00, Musical Stories; 4:30. Stones for Boys and Girls 5:00 p. m., On the Campuses 5:30, music; 6:00, Science Stories 6:15, Dinner concert; 6:30, Eve ning Farm Hour 6:45, market and crop reports nnd weather fore cast; 7:15, R. E. Stephenson "Tests for Potash;" 7:30, 4-H club meeting; 8:00, With Oregon State Engineers American Society of Mechanical Engineers; 8:15, The Book of the Week Alexander Hull; 8:30. The Dudes of the West; 9:00-9:15, United Press News. Funeral Directors Plan for Convention Plans for the annual convention of the Oregon Funeral Directors' convention, to be held at Eugene June 22, 23 and 24, were completed at a meeting of the Southern Wil lamette valley Funeral Directors group at the Albany hotel Wednes day night. After the convention program was closed a round table discus sion was held on educational sub jects. the following members giving short talks; Leo Batoman of Toledo; W. B. Hartley. Newport; Joe Hollingworth and Art Keeney, Corvallis; N. C. Lowe and Nathan Lowe. Lebanon; Joke Miller, Junction City; Karl Mills. Cottage Grove: Marion Veatch and Clar ence Simon. Eugene; George S. Ryan. Portland and E. C. Fisher and Edwin Fortmiller. Albany. George Rvan. executive secre tary of the Oregon and Washing ton State Funeral Directors As sociation also spoke. BOYS RETURN NORTH In company with their respective mothers. Bill Giavannitti and Martin Mack. Seattle youths who were found asleep in a stolen car near Tangent this week, returned to their homes Thursday. The boys are said to have admitted to police that in Portland they stole a car later found in tho Sunrise district. and also the car in which they were found. Furthermore, police said, they confessed the theft of a pistol and a pair of binoculars from car in Portland. The two also tried to pick the lock of the- cilv jail cell in which they were con fined, they saul. KOAC Radio Program BEHIND THE SCENES IN WASHINGTON BY RODNEY DUTCHER it; we worked from six in the morning until midnight." "It's interesting at night," Honey looked boldly and meaningly into Linda's face now and spaced her words slowly. "I understand it's thrilling when you're alone." a a There was no mistaking her now. Somehow, this girl who hated Linda because Linda had kept Pete Gardiner from her long ago, then taken Thorne from her, knew that she and Thorne had spent the night there. Linda had to know how. Linda had to find Thorne. She telephoned his home, the studio. his clubs. At last she learned he was at Santa Monica, and could not be reached. Linda knew that sho must discover if he were responsible ,and make him stop the rumors. TPcrhaps Honey was the onlv one who knew, and if Honey did talk what weight would her stories carry? Her listeners would be wise enough to know that the gossip was malicious and remember that Linda had been a rival of the beloved star on more than one occasion. But if she thought Honey was the only one to talk about her, Linda was mistaken. The girls in Hollywood were no different from the gfls in Newtown, Keokuk, Des Moines or any other place where one popular girl, lacking a' free and easy manner, is often mistaken for a snob. Since Linda gave little thought to people who did not interest her, it had not occurred to to her that (hey might nave ueen tninKing of her. Or that they would be only too glad to pounce on a fallen angel. Or once out of surplus funds saved from past profits. Thnt menus thnt the 700.000 pnrt owners of the A. T. T. receive $43,000,000 every three months. More tlinn hnlf of them are women. Sun Life Insurnnre Co. of Cnnnda anil Hnrvard College are among the largest owners. ( a a a A T. A T Is n holding company. It owns almost 50 per cent of tho stock of 21 companies which actually operate the telephones In various parts of the country, such ns the New York Telephone Co or the Mountain States Telephone anil Telegraph Co, It nlso owns the Western Elec tric Company, of which Eilpnr S. Bloom is president. . In Riant plants in Chlengo anil Kenntev. N J. this company makes tele- phono equipment, such ns phones ents. The A. T T Itself built nnd owns long distance lines connecting the various reftioti.il systems, ship-to-shore and trans-Atlantic telephone service, teletype systems. 1000 leased wires for sperlnl purposes, chsin. radio program hookups, talkie apparatus, and picture transmission by wire nnHE A T T provides patent - rights, special knowledge, stsnrl-ardiied equipment, capital nnd ex-' pert help to the regional operattn companies It owns. Those rela tionships are very complex, and arr one point the commission wishes to understand better For instance, the large Oravhar Electric Co.. a "competing" maker of electrical equipment, was sold by A. T. T in 192S. but long ami involved testimony leaves still a few years later. St. Charles Hotel. Chris Houk. proprietor. This hotel has been thoroughly overhauled and is in fine condition for business. Free bus to and from depot. H. Flindt will make you a pair of shoes, with supports, and guarantee that they will not run over for six months. We remember Mr. Flindt making us a pair of boots, but don't remember about the run-over part. Think they were too tight and we soon discarded them; but the material was certainly good. Children Cry for Pitcher's Cas-toria, no narcotics. We can remember one of our's sometime later. actually doing that very thing. Castoria continues on the market, with Mrs. Pinkham. Centaur Liniment, world's great pain killer, etc. Just about - as boastful as some of the radio false' pretcnecrs. " L. H. Montanya. Attorney at Law, office upstairs over John Brigg's Store, First Street. Mr. Montanya was an excellent penman and for awhile was a justice of the peace. Had some talented children, one now the wife of a minister in the middle cast. Albany Marble Works, H. A. Clark proprietor. Manufacturer of monuments, etc. Ferrv street, between Second and Third streets. Has heretofore been mentioned. John Fox. proprietor of the Albany Bakerv. General Grocry Store. Was father of Maggie Fox Sullivan, now in California, and others, several relatives continuing to reside here, well known. The Fox store was on First street near the Revere house. Good Printing Neatly Executed, in big letters sidewavs down through the center of the page. Hosteter's Bitters, now on the air. A stayer. Dr. De Meyer's Catarrh Cure, etc. & Chamberlain, (think Judge Flinn was then at the head of the firm), attorneys at law. Powell & Bilyeu. attorneys at law. Do business in chancery. Eoth have been mentioned several times. J. K. Weatherfnrd. Attorney at Law and Notarv Public. Will practice in all courts, with probate. Office in Odd Fellow's Temple. C. H. Hewitt, attorney at law. etc., Old Post Office ' building. Charlie Hewitt was no relation of Judge II. H. Hewitt, in our remembrance. He was not here lone, and died a few years later. In reference to the advertise ments of the lawyers in those dnvs it may be of interest to know that practically no fees were received for their publication, in return the attorney being expected to turn in legal ads., always a good source of revenue among smaller papers then. A combination offer of the weekly and a farm paper for the price of one. one being free. A fre quent experience in the business then. Godlcy's Globe Corsets, with picture of the corsets of those davs. It looked some like an hour glass. big bust, big hips, apparently, with j very small waist in between. We remember women lacing their corsets so tight as to cause serious re-' suiLs. some waists being as small as eighteen inches, in contrast with the present loose, health models, sane and sensible. Sam Simpson in his wonderful poem told about time bruising, maiming and marring us, which may possibly explain whv there were so many liniment advertisements in the papers then. The last one on this four and a half column section was the celebrated Mus-tangos, "the best of all." The last column was rioDed in the middle, offering a jig saw puzzle, starting w ith F. W. Albany Furniture Store. James Dannals, corner Ferrv and Sec ond. Dr. E. O. Hyde. Phvsician and Surgeon, office in Foshay & Ma-' son's Drug Store. Albany City Market, D.ivirl l!or- rtY nODXEY DUTCI IF.R M-:t Hrrvlce S-tnlT C'orrraponilrnt A MEXICAN TELEPHONE & TELEGRAPH, the vast hold ing company now being invest I Itnteil hy the Federal Communications Commission, is unique, t It Is a monopoly, and admits It. Of every t'00 telephones in the. country, more than 80 are directly controlled by A. T. & T. President Walter S. Rlfford gets J206.-000 a yenr salary, pn.vs $103,000 of it In Income tax. Ho cheerfully n il in i t a tho monopoly part. Hut ho ai-Rties thnt a national telephone systcip must bo a monopoly, thnt a lot of small, com-lietitiR lines vol!d bo a nuisance, lie denies that A. T. & T. hns ever taken ndvnntnco of its monopoly position, but hns used it to develop Hie host telephone service' fur the heneflt of the most people. I ii arrive. I here Is trouble with the ur n ml l.lmlii mid Tli, ,.r.. ohllKoit to amy throiiBh tho nlBht. I llOrile HNkH 1, lldll 111 ,,lll,-,-v bin, Sho refuses. sow io ox with Tin: s-i IIHV CHAPTER XXII The next time Linda trnvi.lli.H the road to San Jacinto it" u-ns daylight and she was with the players in her company. She would not have recognized the deserted spot where she had been forced spend the niuht with Tlmrnn Sets had been built, cabins made liiioitable, and now there was action. And she was much tm ousy to Himk auiiin of that niulii They remained for iwai-lv lortniKht. Linda henrrl miiliine ti-oin inorne, uut he diiv she it. turned home he tinned tin mwv- pectcdly at her apartment. I ve missed you." ho said. II.- said other things mid when in naa leu Linda had tho feeling mat ne naci neon tivinu in ',,-.. her to say something what she did not know but her earlier feeling of disquiet awoke However, site had other things think about. Careers wax and wane with surprising swiftness in the moving picture business. Linda Knew that she had reached I lu mp, out could she slay there? Her contract would be up in two months and her company had no option. I'mil Leonhnrdt had come from the New York office to head Commonwealth, and changes were in the air. Linda had no rea son to think her contract would be renewed. On the other nana, she knew Loonhurdt was bringing out new writers. It was difficult not to worry. Linda had gone comoletelv pendthrift, she thouuht iinliaii- pily, thrusting the mounliiu! mle bills back into her desk. She naa bought clothes recklessly, hud apartment redecorated, entei-- denly appalled to realize that she aeniy appaled to realize that she spent more in a week than she had in months when she lived in Newtown. Yes. it was necessurv to have her contract renewed. She had enough money now to pay debts, but when they were paid there would be little or nothing left. a It was not a comfortable time her. The only reassuring thing Dix's happiness. He was working in Thorite's picture, and director liked his work, he said. She found escape from own worries, thinking of this the bright future when Dix would be established and she would be his wife. She wanted go on working after her nuir-rlage. Life wasn't very anuismn wives in HollvAvood who had work, and. Lides, she felt Dix. would want her to continue. Some day she niul Dix vftild ine mi. is spending i 50.000, ami swllohhoimls. It sells SO per to see whether this is true or cent of its prodtirt to tlio A T T whether the company hns used Its 0r oilier companies of the ltell Sva-position to keep rates up. exacted: lorn. .-It- also buvs material for unjust profits from Its nmllotes. 1 Hum nil n.t i,..i.'t. ..i.,..i.. .,,.u ii-iui-Hu uutiiu i.v null nraisi In other Holds than tho telephone names. The A. T. T. Is the largest company in tne world owned by private Individuals. It has total assets of more than $5,000,000,000. uut no one holder owns as much ns 1 per cent of Its stock. 0 0 o rpilE company controls the re -1 glonnl operating companies wnii-ii actually run the 14.000.000 telephones thnt nuke up the poll System. Hut this Hell System also connects with the phones of 6600 smaller telephone companies and 25.000 rural lines, so thm practically any of the 17.550.000 telephones In the country can be connected w ith any other one. For every share of Its stock. A. T. T. pays out each year $9 In profits. For the Inst four years It has not made that much proBt. hut It hesitated to pay less to stockholders, so It .made up tho differ some doubt whether It Is really competing. CovrmnL lili. NEA Set vie, lad 0 o

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