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THEY BLAME TRILBY. Codols Claim That Du Maurlei'9 Heroine Has Harmed Thorn. ot Tlnin Kcslsnlnc from Studl* I4fe BectiUK« Tbvlr I'rofnsHlon In Ec- umlnc De_r»i!fi<J -Unkind Wordi F-forthe EnKl [coFTiucriT, iStM.I UK last and one of the most sc- rious charges ' made apra. 1 n s t Du Mauricr is that ho has injured the profession of woman models. Trilby's morals have been dis- uased from the pulpit to the stage. Mrs. Crannis, president of the ciety for the Advancement of Social rity, has had her say about Du itouricr's heroine, and :is to whuther profession is a leg-itimato one for I women. Women models have always been a (ttlc sensitive about, their profession, , since Trilby has buori the favoi'itu opic of studio gossip, some of the best them have felt that Koasitive!n''KS acreaso and have declined to pose for D nudo. Child mod'jl.s who have been the profession since before they nld walk have been forbidden to itcr studios, while women who have lupportcd . their families by posing avo refused to mount tho model stand Miss Ara'nclla Gold, who is known as i famous figure model to tho best crt- its of New York, has recently sent in a lublic resignation from tho profession. Ihe wrote to ono of tho leading 1 Xcw (fork papers requesting that.it publish faot that she would never affain i for tho fig-lire. Miss Gold'a resig-- ;ion Is n. decided loss to the artists, i is said to have one of the most ex- Inlsitely formed figures in the world. B-nho has boon posing for n nnm- If Sarony's livin™ pictures. In ouo Be.-most celebrated of those, shercp- ats an almost perfect fac-similo of: |h&farnoUB painting- I'syche. Many models whose forms have hero- foro been.promincnt features in tho ortrait exhibitions declare that they i will renounce the business entirely. is not that they object to posing they claim, but tho notoriety vhlch embarrasses their profession has become Intolerable since tho publi- | at ion. Tho majority of models Interviewed tave not read tho book, but claim that ilby, whoever she was, has seriously for tlmt and for having to discuss It, with people who can never understand it, I should not feel at all bad. I don't know anything about Trilby, but if she Is a woman artist, I don't want to pose for her. You never can make a woman understand the profession. They always look upon models as something beneath contempt, and cannot believe that we are good honest women and work hard for what we earn. Do they suppose that we stand on one foo; in a badly heated studio all day just to amuse ourselves? "Nobody knows what we have to put tip with. The minute people find out •what our profession Ls they become suspicious and want to know why we arc in it. It is almost impossible for a woman to live in a boarding house, and have her profession known. I lived in a place a long time once, and nobody knew what I did until one day an artist came to tin; house to engage me, and let the eat out of the bag. Of course he did not do it on purpose, but then he did it just the b^me. Well, tho result was the landlady wanted my room; she said she only kept respectable women in her house, and I had to go. The same thing- has happened twice since. That is why we all us fictitious names." Little Annie Gray, who is cclebratec throughout the studios for her beauti "I have not read "Trilby" and cannot say whether it has influenced models against their profession or not. All 1 know is that I wouldn't give the cs.me or address of a model. for publication for anything- under the sun. If J did I'd lose some of the best of my living pictures." HER HALLOWEEN EXPERIMENT. NIGHT. [Posed for t>y a popular model] the profession. Some spoke of -a New York niodol fruilty of ^despicable crime, others believed i bo n reformer, whilo still others id an idea, tluit she must bo in sumo ock. "Trilby is worse than Mr. Comstoek," a little fourteen-year-old, who for ome time has been making her broad ad butter by posing for photographs bf living pictures. "U'hy, she won't let ns go into the studio nt ull. Mr. Coin- used to stop me from going, but nnmma went, just tho same." Tho innocence of this child could bo gnaled only by Trilby's. She lias scd from babyhood upward. As au Infant she had an exquisite little Cgure, ad began her profession when in the us of her mother. Her mother refuses to give cither her own or tho bhild's real name, and they are known Ihrorig-hoiit tho studios by half u dozen litlcs. Until lately the little girl has ecn- known to many of her employers ."Annie," but, owing to her purity ad innocence, some of the nrti.sts have okingly termed her "The American Crilby." When the name was first her, she took it good naturedly; do is a pet in the studios nnd used to cing nicknamed. I>ut when she told her mother that tho artists called her Trilby, the mother became quite angry, tid took it r.s a personal insult to tho thild. So .•y>nio cannot pose any more. nothing been said about Trilby would likely lir.vt; gone on inno- kently in her profession, until some .',it- Uillce on mo forward aiul asked her not to pose for "tho a! together." Two girls who «ri> higlii.v rospoi'ted Ira the rUmlios n.ro '.he Miss !):i!iys. MI-.-S Daily iu thosciiipjt.'f SL <!:t«di'n's favorite r.:o<!-.-l. Miss l);:!ly wtis'lho principal UgiA' ho i;,v:il in making his of OhtntL for M:u!isOTi Square . Sho ;vwcxl fu:- :i whok> tl.iy, to ive piaster cns'.s t:ikcu of her ligure, nd the bn'jk of Diana is a fao-simi!o of CUPID. IFrom Surony'H living plcturas by permission —posci.1 (or by aohllil moilol.l ful neck and shoulders, said that she had given up the profession because she could not make people understand it. "Tho people think we nro nil like Trilby, I suppose," she said, as she snapped her little black eyes, and threw a shawl around her shoulders. "I think she was a bad woman. I am sure the models in this country don't act like she did. It is all well enough for her to make believe she was mesmerized, but 1 don't believe it. People always have to have some excuse for being bad. I3ut she is dead, and I won't, say anything about her, poor little thing. I • know lots of girls who pose, and their mothers don't know it. They don't dare tcU; because they would not be allowed to do it any marc, I often pose for what Trilby calls the altogether, and don't mind it nt all. The other day after one of the artists had painted my head and shoulders, he asked me to come to his studio to a reception. He wanted people to see how much I looked like my picture, or my picture looked like inc. Well, there were girls tlicrc, awfully swell girls, dressed in such a way as I would not be seen anywhere. 1 don't know who they were, but tho artist told me they were society girls. Thc3' wore their dresses cut awfully low, and I wouldn't do that." Two of the New York libraries and several of the Uoston and PhiUicU'lphia libraries have received requests not to circulate "Trilby." Mrs. (Irannis said thnt the society of which she is president had uo intention of trying to suppress "Trilby," while so many more sorioiss things need their attention. Napoleon Sarony has more use for undrapod female models than any other An a Result tho Engagement ITtlJ Be Announced Short Iy"Oh, Emma," said Ethel, sweetly, to her particular chum. "I have so.ane- thing to tell you, dear." "And I am quite sure that it must be something very nice, judging bj T your radiant face," replied Emma. "Tell me what it is. I'm just dying to hear." "First toll :ne something." 1 ••Well?" •'Did you ever work a hallowecn charm to find out who is to 'be your husband?" "No, but I've heard of such.things. You don't mean to say that you have done any thing of the kind?'' "Yes. Was it naughty of me?" "Oh, J don't say that, until I have heard what you did. Was your spell successful? Did yon actually sec a man's face?" Ethel nodded her pretty head vigor ously. "Uh, who was the man? Hut no Tell me the story just us it happened How did you work your enchant incuts?" "Well,-it had to be done precisely a midnight, you know." "So I understand." "The charm is this: You take a ripe red tipnle, and you eat it standing- in front of a mirror, finishing it just as the clock strikes the witching hour midnight." "How perfectly oreepy." "And the light must be turned down very low, almost out, you know." "0, you brave girll I wouldn't have dared do any tiling- like, that." "And just as the clock strikes the last stroke of the midnight hour, the faco.of your future husband appears in the mirror, over your shoulder." "You went through all that, did you?" "Yes." "And did you see a face?" "I did, just as clear as anything." "Whose was it?" "Jack Belleficld's." "No." "Yes." "How do you account for his face appearing in the mirror instead of some one else's?" •I think it was because Jack was he- hind me at the time. He's going to get the engafcrnent ring in a day or two." —Pittsburgh Chronicle-Telegraph. A ROMANCE SPOILED. A DETECTIVE'S STORY. Ho Had *n Assistant Who Coold Xot Bc- Tin: FLOWKH .'From a-vrvlJ-;\now!i ;::oiM, j artist in America, boo!: tcntnininff lias r.n address names and ed- Og-hly'ivhy .! do it, nud the spirit lie profession. There is nothing to be bamcdofnnd 1 :vm proud of being i : toposo for good artists. What J i abowt.tho profession is the noto- •IctT it brine* upon me. If it weren't he hay boon kept busy phoiogr^phij nud pointing- subjects' for his living pictures. At oneof his studios he has been occupied daily with models. When interviewed Mr.. Sarony said:. Tho Bicyclist Discovered That tho Faseltiatlns: Lady in JJloomera Wns His Cook. A cycling romance was easily spoiled, nnd so was a C3 - cling costume, in one of Lhe plcasantest suburbs of South London. One Sunday morning ns a gentls- man was wheeling bis way along his favorite country lane, he gradually overtook a lady bicyclist attired in the rational costume which, for a wonder, jccr.tno her well. Elegantly cut, fiyult- .essly finished, tho fair rider's attire, rom hat to gaiters, spoke the lady—so 'ar, at least, as style went—nnd the untied spectator was fast becoming a jonvert to the aesthetic claims of the fashion, when the fair rider wob- >led, hesitated anil was lost in a ditch at the side of tho road. Quickly ho rushed to her assistance, helped her .o her feet and dusted her carcful- y down, the while ,shc thanked lim in stammering accents for hf.s lourtcsy. That voice I he thought vhcrc had he heard it before? and lie ftefl his eyes to her. Of eonrso he had cr.i'd thosn tones — they were his ook's. lie forgot all about the da raged bicycle, Qun.T hiin^eH on his ow:i trusty .--.tend, ::nd P.ed humc to his v.'ifo-. inquiries .showed that the errant domestic had a friend in service whoso mistress was u bicyclist, und in the absence of her o:nplo3'ers from town she had allowed the cook to borrow both hio/clc find costume wherewith to cut a dash. I5ut tho turn of the wheel brought nothing but woe to its unhappy devotoe. There wcs immediately a vacancy for a coolc in that suburban villa.—London Telegraph. it is probable that few musicians ever became famous \vitbouf7-~jshiug,, at ono time or another, thi:t, they might find a refuge from the reputation winch precedes them wherever they go. At one time the celebrated composer, Verdi, went to the watering- place of Monteeatini for a much-needed holiday. In ono of the apartments assigned to tlie veteran musician stood a grand piano of splendid tone. Verdi remove; 1 , the sccro of "11 Trovatore," whicl: l::id boon laid on tho rack by way of compliment, locked the instrument, and called for tbe son of his host, to whom he ssid. in solemn'tones: "Lead me to the spot which overhangs the steepest precipice." On reaching Ihe summit, the maestro, who was almost exhausted frora fatigue, flung the key of the piano iuto the abyss, szy- i2fj. with i>:ier;Ty: "Xow I have done something f.o secure rest and quiet. On the dr.v of iny departure I will send a locksmith to provide tbe piano with a new key, but while [ ;im here let it re- inr.in as it ;:?."— YmHli's Companion. . Standing in silence by the chip's rcil they wate.hcJ until tbe Chores of her native land were lost to sight. Fondly the prince looked into tha face of his bride. "Darling," be tenderly asked, "do: yon look to the future with any fccli:ig | of uncertainty?" "No. i*ee!" ' To prove her trust, she showed'him^ the return trip ticket she bed pur- oh;:ro:l.— IV.ek. UKi!EKKuSx~estimau-s um tine ex- leal of respiratory surface in thehu-. "Doj-ou know that the 'hold-iip'of a train in Virginia recalls to my mind a similar occurrence that took place when I was a young man in -the business up near Pittsburgh at a station named Oreen^burgh?" said a well- known railroad detective. "The details are very similar. The train was successfully hold up; the express car robbed of a good round sum. and the robbers made a break for Pittsburgh after crossing the Conemaug-h river, near vv'hich the robbery occurred. 1' received the details of the robbery in Pittsburgh from my superior oP.ictr a short time after it occurred, and something told rue they would use the Conemaugh to cover up their tracks. "I had an assistant at the time vrho lived on the outskirts of Allegheny City, at one of those little summer places. There was a telegraph ollice at tho place, and I at once telegraphed him to bo on the lookout for the men. and that I would sec him in the mor.a- ing. At the same time f took another route so ns to cover as much ground as possible. The details c,( my assistant's movements that night 1 gathered from him two years later in the Conk county jail, Chicago. "It secins that ho was in tho telegraph otlicc when my message was received, and ir. n few minutes was on bis way toward the river. It wns pitch dark, but ho kept on until he readied a point in the road that led through a considerable stretch of woodland. He had stopped to take his bearings when he heard a -wagon coming up tbe road at a furious rate of .';pccd. He left, the road and sought refugo behind a good- sized tree. The \vagon came up and passed on but only about ador.cn yards. He made out the forms of five men as the w:igon went by, nnd he was i:i the act of following them when the wagou stopped. Again he darted back into the woods and savr the- robbers, for so they proved to be, lug out a good-sized bo." and drag- it isto the woods. Hastily digging ahole they buried tho box. nnd, after marking several surroundin/j tro.es, hurried back to tho wagon and continued their rapid driving toward tho city. "My assistant, after assuring himself that the men were well out of tbe waj', hastily dug that box up and loaded himself with currency. On reaching- home he found he had something like seventeen. thousand dollars, and the temptation was too strong for him. He decided to keep it. tic lived in his old home for nearly a year, and was shrewd enough not to use any of the money. Then he left for Chicago and shortly afterward bought quite a farm in southern Illinois. About the same time I arrested a man for breaking into a freight car. "This fellow was far gone with consumption and I took him to the hospital. There ho confessed to me that lie was a member of the gang that had held tip the express messenger a year and a half before, and the result of the burying- of the treasure in the woods. [ went out on the road and found the telegraph operator, who told me of the quick delivery of the message I had sent. I put two and two together and decided to follow up my assittant. considerable trouble I located nnd decoyed him into Chicago. There I put him under arrest and blulTod him into a confession. 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Silent people arc misunderstood, and deserve it. lie who gathers no wisdom from experience has uo future. Beware of a man when he begins to disparage himself. XcTCi'let thy rig-lit hand know what thy left hand doctb badly, i YVise men cat their words; fools chew them and spit them out ag-:iin. Xo roan is lovable unless he has some •u-omarjy qualities, and no woman is respectable unless she has some manly ones. What we call luck in our neifrhbor's case and special providence in our own is probably but o. fortunate accident in either.—'Madeline Orvis, in Judg-e. A PftrtU'iilur Inslunco oi' Complete und In- hurmountiLbic I-ijnklhbPC'hs. "Seems 's ef a uirui was made sometimes so's : t his soahO uU run to lost ono p'int, an'there wa'n't 'ficiis.-ly enough left to keen him j,"oiu' in ol.hor d'rec- tions," sr.id Amos Uoan, :>.s lie fat in the b.ini door\vay. chcwinjf a \visp of straw. "JS'ow, there was I>.r,i Stougli- ton. f'.ir oxainplo, when you cnmo to porticlilcr ir.Ktanoes." "\Vhn was he?" iiwjuirod Jed I'orkins. iho biivd i'.'.a:i, who also lind a wisp of straw in lib month. \v;;s a mr.n th: hcrc I an" In; "lie Shor.-plied tn.-.n'.h. ' A:nos. :it H\\ V.T.S man lungs is not less than 1,400 square feet. • : Stub Ends of T!idK£ht. AVaitod-fcr opportunities are usually more or let-s frazzled at the edges. If a man can see good in anything, don't try to show him that there may be something- e'se visible. A handful of sunshine can knock out a cartload of clouds, ^t's a cold day that can't get colder. Work fast reaches rest Erst. A man doesn't stand around with his bands in his pockets if there's money in them. A ton of complaining won't raise a pound of relief. Jt isn't the long sermons tba: reach to ricaren.—Detroit Froo Pross. This One Isn't Toc^n. City Man (to" hunter)—Lije, you've heard a great many tough bunting stories. Which do 3-0x1 think U the toughest 3-ara you crej heard.? Lije—I don't remember of boarin' no such tough yarn as you sncr.k <if. Tell vou what, re.iily did happen do'.vj. here, though, 'bout a year ago. A cir.ri shot a bear in the head, and jnst the minute the bear felt the ball he turned right round. He turned so quick that the ball hit the man and killed him after passing through the bear.—Philadelphia 1'ost. RIOT WHAT WE SAY, but • • what Hood's Sarsaparolla Does, that tells the story >of its merit and success Remember HOOD'S CURES; down to i:.-ed." rev \v::s a iccrc !•.-•: !.Vh:<.d',:'K,1: (o zed. ri;v!it :il his .•ins 's eJ: h> o.rnl.l rc- pei:.: i .v.iTii iiiontionin', fr'i;j 1'i'jle liiii^v. clov.'n to ;,•!..tV;;sy, a-j fiiriuhi-l.'ry \voni,. D:i !.<.•:>! jny l:!i:d. scch a hi;::il for dates as th"t ~ns.ii h::d.'" "fome folks lies,''remarked .led Terl:ins. orr.eula.rly. "'Tain't often you meet with head-works as his was, 1 can tell yo.' continued Mr. Bonn. "Poiitry ho know —yards oii't—.'in' prose the same;, an' sev'ral furria . tongues; some, said he- couldn't scussly bp told from a native when he was eonversin 1 in French, an' likewise Eyctalian. But when you come to everyday things, why, Ezry wa'n't on hand—that's all ye could say about it. "There was a sight o' yarns told abont him, but the one I rec'llect best was what old Cap'n Gregg nsed to tell. Ezry went off with the eap'n on a kind of a pleasure v'vage one day; jest rounded the cape, an' a little niece on toward Bayville, an' then back agin. "Ezry, he wore a high silk hat-a reg'lar stovepipe—an' he never kep'a bold on it at all, tbe cap'n said. De set right out, cluss to the edg-e-railin' —'twas a real pooty little boat the ea.p'n owned, all Used up stylish, an' the wind was kind of stiff. "The cap'n went off once for a few minutes, an when he come back, there set Ezry with his handkerchief tied over his head, reneatin' a poem about the waves. """** '• 'Where in Tunlrett isyourhat gone, Ezry?' the cap'n asked him. .kind o' sharp, fer Ezry seemed to be sort o' crenmin'. •'•It Mowed off quite a spell back,' says Ezry. calm as you please. "•Well, well.' says the cap'n. 'that's nnfort'uitT " 'Why, ill! be all right,' says Ezry, •with his eyes set a good ways off: "it'll float, yon see. an' here Pve marked tie place on theTailin' jest where it went over, an' when we come back we can git it.' ' ! "Well, the eap'n. he was struck all of a. heap! He said he didn't see his j •way clear to the beginnin' to explain. .1 to a man that didn't know, the inst i ! Lmng UIJCUG euJ-iioiioji M'IISO. j\~r n0> i waid the more Jie pondered on what. ; Ezry's iilyos must be, an' viewed th£ ! pencil-in.irk he'd, made on that railing, the more he face i-t was a job to be give;/ up—an' lie give it np. "P'r'isps I don't need t,o remark lliaji-. Exry had to git him a nuw silk hat.. J5ni the cnp'n said Ive didn't be 1 !(.•;>• Ezry ever understood why his cnl'ki- tion.-i on gitlin' the other one baci: wasn't vnofi'ssfiil!"—Youtli's Compnn— ion. _____________ !Mr. ];;:i:kbny (sen-ing the dinner)—— ^Vi)l yon have your t.urkoy v.-ii.h or-without dressing? Tlie lltjston You:! 1 ^- \\nt:KL:7 (b]n.s'iiti? • fnri^uslv)—I cert::;;.!".' \'.-::;' il fuHy - lIxcAV/.Tlo.x.si:i I«ib.v !o;: huve broi:.'jT)$.; to light u number of i rick*, the stamps... on which prove t!iv;:i to be nt least. -•!,00'J ycara ohl. They appear to be a?,-, (food now as when tlu-y were first.-, baked. ERCORlAL li:.« Oition tbau before. RHEUMATISM! rrEnlis from Uio usual trehiuicntnfbliio bywhicli me KYHtvm in C1J. 1 -] -.vitlunc- po'jiih mixtures—more 10 IK; <iri>i<]0(l c!:'.--e«te— nud in a short while JcJan'n i tbau before. «X)n t«l£cspo»— session o( tbt> Jramoandit*; fhooiinij ptin*.: ind acting Joints mate lij'c miucrablc. S.S.S. jf a rcliiiljlc cure for mercurial rheumatism, «fforda rell.I even alter all else hue failed. Jtis ^narADtecd purely vegetable, and abBOlulcly h«rmle«; Wke no sub- rtitntc. Send for oor | treatise on blood and ikjn diseases, mailed, tree to'any addrem. 8WIFT SPECUP1C C»JtPANY, Atlantt, Gfc. A LADY'S TOILET Is not complete without an ideal ^ Combines every clement of| j beauty and purity. It is beauti- I fying, soothing, healiag. fi:l, Jisrmless, and when • I rightly used is invisible. A iao« L delicate and desirable protection 19 the face in this climate. • I~:i;t upca having tie Q,.