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·MOiVDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 1918. THE DAILY COURIER, CONNBI.LSVILLE, PA. PAGE SEVEN. live Thfi crown prince could hardly bell eve his ears. "If tt could only be «rr»nsed ufely --a little freedom--" The ting l»y still Tvlth cloaed eyes. Prince Ferdinand William Otto felt uneasy. "Bat I urn rcry comfortable, and--and nappy," be hastened to say. ."Ton are, please, not to worry about me, sir." THe ting still held his hand, but he said nothing. There were many things he wanted to say. He had -gone crooked where this boy must go straight He had erred, and the boy must avoid his errors, lie had cherished enmities, and in his age they cherished him. And now-"May I ask you n question, sir!" ' "What Is Itr "Will yon ten me abont Abraham Lincoln?" "Why?" The klny was awake tnongh now. He flied tbe crown prince with keen eyes. "Well. Miss Braithwaite does 'not care for him. She says he was not a great man, not as great 119 Mr. Gladstone, aoyhow. But Bobby--that's the boy I met; I told yon about him--he ·ays he was the greatest man who *rer lived." **And who," askedjhe king, "do yon regard as the greatest man?" Prince Ferdinand William Otto fidgeted, but he answered bravely, "Ton. sir." "Humph!" The king lay still, cmil- ing slightly. "Well," he observed, "there are, of course, other opinions as to that. However--Abraham Lincoln was a very great man. A dreamer, a "visionary, but n great man. · Ton might ask Jflss Braitbwalte to teach you his 'Gettysburg address.' It is rather a model as to speech mating, although it contains doctrines that-well, you'd better learn it." "Yes, sir," said Prince Ferdinanc William Otto. He hoped- It was not very long. "Otto," said the king suddenly, "do yon ever look at your father's picture?" "Kot always." . : "Ton. might--look at it now and i ien. Td like yon to do it" ~ ! "Teg, sir." ' ' I CHAPTER X l l l . The Gate of th« Moon. : A cnrious friendship had sprung up , between old Adelbert - and Bobby : Thorpe. In off hours, after school, the j aker's ! 1 great battle. Perhaps," he added. "If i you Jo not know of what I apeak, there I are some here who will (ell yon." "It is tie way of the old to UYC In the past," a student said. Then, imitating old Adelbert's majestic tone: "We, we live In the future. Eh, comrades?" He turned to the old soldier: "You have not seen the bulletins?" j "Bulletins?" i "There will be DO marching, my j friend. The uniform now--that' is a I pity. Perhaps the tailor--" His eea I mocked. ' ' "No marching?" i "An order of the corindt It seems i that the cfty' is bored by these ancient ] reminders. It Is for peace, and wonld j forget wars. And processions are costly. We grow thrifty. Bands and fireworks cost money, and money, my hero, is scarce--very scarce." Again the group laughed. . After a time he grasped the troth. There was such an order. The cause was given as the king's illness. I "Since ·when." demanded old Adel| bert angrily, "hns the sound' of his llness and adorned within with pic- :urcs cut from the illustrated papers. ! soldiers' marching disturbed the king?" '· Outwardly Adelbert wax peaceful.; 'The sound of wooden legs annoys the daughter now received hW penston j Him;" observed the mocking Btudfent, In full, and wrote comforting letters, -j^shting a cigarette. "He would hear But his re3ent£;ont and bitterness at '"only .pleasant sounds, such GS the oolst the loss of his position at the opera.! iif tai .money pouring into his vaults. continued, even grew. Me--I can think of a pleasanter: the For while he had now even a greater j tolling of the cathedral bell, at a cer- wage, and could eat three meals, b»?- [tain tlrje. will be music to my ears I" Bides second breakfast and afternoon ] Old Adelbert stood, staring abend; coffee, down deep in his heart old : At last be went out Into the street Adelben lelt that he had lost caste. , muttering. "They stone us before the The opera -- that was a setting ! He i people," he said quickly. had been, then, of the elect. And now, The orter ot ^g coancll hai j indeed to what had he fallen ! To selling i b een is^ed, a . painful business over tickets for an American catchpenny ' scheme, patronized by butchers, by housemaids, by the common people ! which Mettlich and'the council bad i pondered long. For, in the state ot i things, it was deemed unwise, to per- a noisy, uproarious crowd, that never- \ m i t g^y gathering ot the populace en theless counted taeir change with j ma sse. Mobs lead to riots, and riots suspicious eyes, and brought lunches | aga i n to mobs. Five thousand armed In paper boxes, which-they scattered I men. veterans, but many ot them in about. · | their prime, were in themselves a There ,vas, bowever, a consolation. \ danger. And on these days of anni- He had ordered a new uniform. Not iversary'it had been the custom o£ thfi for twenty years had he ventured the j lm i ve rsity to inarch also, a guard of eitravagance, and even aoiv his cau- i honor. Sedition was rite among thn tlous soul oualled at the price. For students. the last lialf dozen .years he bad -The order was finally issued;, stamped through the streets, palnfally j Old Auelbert was ill that night He aware ot shabWness, of a siiiay back,: tossed about in a fever. His body of patches, -vvUt-n, on the anniversary ached, even the leg which so long ago. of tbe great battle to hud; ^ nrelderedta Its shallow grave" on sacrificed a leg, the veterans marched i a battlefield. For these things happen. between lines of cheering people. | By morning he was better, but he was how, on this approaching anuiver- - n different man. His eyes glowed. His sary, he could go peacefully, najVcven i.bddy.twitched....He was stronger top* proudly.- .The .uniform was ot the best oijfcr'now he brofee Ms sword across bis cloth, and on its second fitting showed joiee, and flung tee pieces out of the already its marvel of tailoring. window. And with them went the lust On an evening a week before the x ; fragment of his old loyalty to his king. parade wonld occur, he got out bis j ol(1 Adelbert wa.s now, potentially, H boots. Hs bought always large boots . traitor with straight soles, the Tight not much | O n the morning after Adelbert had different from the left In shape. Thus · turned, his back on his king Bobby he nianasred thriftily to wear, on his : Thorpe rose early so early indeed rjne leg, first one of the pfllr, tnen tie , ttot even Pepy still'slept in her fiar- other. 'But they were both worn now, i row bedi amj the rai)k sel , era ha(I not and because of tho cost of the new I start(!(1 ou ^ ir rounds .. The ear | y nnirm. be could not buy others. . , rising was n mwtakei owlllg to ft watca Armed with the better of the two ; ^ hich had strangely gained an. iiour. ne visited the cobbler's shop, ana there ; Somewhat disconsolately, he wan- met with bitter news. j (j ored abont HeaTy ^ j e igned. A patch here, and a new heel, com-; From ,, wiadow he watched (he meat he said. 'With that and a pol- i seller hnng out a fteshly kijled deer _ It^wlll do well. enough for ! ju3t fronsM. from the mountains.; He arcning. j AV011 j. downstairs and out oa tbe street, ·The usual group was in the shop, j ^ SLthe niece o£ tbe CODCierge wno ostly young men, a scatterin- of gray ] was s(;rubblng , Me Sm)r8 . : going for a walk,". be told her. mostly young ine heads. The advocates of strange doc- , . trtnes, most of them. Old Adelbert ..,, th bnd pe{|V dmvn h ^approved of them, regarded them t£ll j, e / ru be ba £ {or DI . e i (Mt ./ with a sort of contempt. . - . ;. H e stood'ibr a time surveying'tbe Now be felt that they emiled behirid j aeer . Tnen ie dec ided to go hunting bis back. It was his clothing, he lelt I himself. The meat seller obliginglr He shrugged his shoulders disdain- | gare hlm ^ h , ndle of a floor brashi fully. He no longer felt ashamed be-I and with this improvised gun Bobby fore them. Already, .although the went deer sta ] kln g. His dog trotted tailor still pressed its seams and j t t b |, beels marked upon it with cha*. he was | Artmnd the old city gate, still stand- clafl in the dignity of the new nni- | )ng a i thtmgK tbe wall O f T,si ch lt had ^TM" - , . ,,, j ^ ' ib«en a-part w» gone, there was el- He tamed and nodded to them. "A cellint num i Dgi H er« they killed and flne evening.' he »ald. -If this j 8Unnid , bear. : took fine Ivory tusks weather holds, w« irlll have a food I troa ,, dead elephant, and Marched for daj- imr th« marching." H« Bqulnttd ; a(! tn|U o( a Uga · faded eye at. the sky ontslde. | Tb. «, te »,,, ,h excellent place for -W-tatmiirchlng?" . , j.Uger. Around It was planted .n al- Old Adelbert turned on the n«»ker aollt Unpenetrable «reen of ««- sharply. "Probably -yon have forgot- green*, «o thick, that the ground bftr ^n," he said scornfully, Vbnt In » week , ne atb WHS .quite bare ot grans. Here eteae* an anntversarj there,are many hue two hucters crawled oVatomachs bere they huppeaed on the trU. Tucker found it first. His stumpy tail 'grew rigid. Nose to the ground, he crawled and wriggled through the undergrowtlr, Bobby st.hls heels. And now Bobby saw the'frail, footprints. It is true that they resembled those of heavy boots with nulls. But on tie- other hand, 110 one could gay surely that tire anil scfttks were not those of claws, Tucker circled about. The trail grow rooro exciting. Bobby had te crawl on hands and feet under an* through thickets. Branches had been broken as by the passnge of some large body. The eportsmah clutched his weapon and went on. An hour later tfie two hunters returned for breakfast Washing did sonicthiuf; tS restore the leader to .a normal appearance, but a wondering family discovered him covered with wonnds nnd strangely silent. "Why, Bob, where inve you been?" his mother demanded. "Why? I never saw so many pcfatches 1" , "I've been hunting," he replied briefly. "They don't hart anyhow." Then, he relapsed Into absorbed silence. His mother, putting cream on his cereal, placed an experienced hand on his forehead. "Are you sure you feel well, dear?" she asked. "I think your head is a little hot" "I'm all right, mother." She was wisely silent but she-ran over, in her mind the spring treatment for children at home. The blood, she felt, should be thinned after a winter of sausages and rich cocoa. Shtf mentally searched her merlicine case. A strange thing happened that day. A broken plate disappeared from the upper shelf of a closet, where Pepy had hidden It; also a cup with a nick in it similarly concealed; also the heel of a loaf -of bread. Nor was that the j end. For three days n sort of magic ; reigned ia Pepy's kitchen. Ten pom- ! j toes, laid out to peel, became eight ; Matches nnd two ' ends of candle : walked oat, as it were, ou their own. ! feet A tin pan with n hole in it left I the kltchun table and was discovered j hiding in Bobby's bureau, when the i t Frauleln put away the washing. | !· The governess protested that he heard nothing she told him, and was absent-minded at his lessons. But as she was always protesting about something, no one paid any attention. 1 Bobby drew ahead on his pocket allow- . atice without question, and as his . birthday was not far off. asked for ; "the dollar to grow on" in advance. \ He always received a dollar for each i year,' which went into the bank, and n i I dollar to grow on, which was his own I I to spend. ' I I With the dollar he made a number of purchases--candles and candlestick, a to? pistol and caps, one of the masks for the carnival, now displayed in all the windows, a kitchen knife, wooden plates, and a piece of bacon. Now and then he appeared at the scenic railway, abstracted and viewing with a cal7ulating eye the furnishings i of tbe et-gine' room and workshop. From there disappeared a broken chair, a pfece ot old carpet, discarded from a car, and a large padlock, but the latter he asked for and obtained. His occasional visits to the railway, however, rtiund him in old Adelbert's shack. He iilled his pockets with charcoal from the pail beside tbe stove! and made cautious inquiries as -to methods of cooking potatoes. But Ur; j pall of old Adelbert's gloom penetrate'! nt last even through the boy's abstraction. "I hope yonr daughter is not worse," he said politely, during one of his visits to the ticket booth. "She is well. She recovers strength j rapidly." "And the new uniform--^loes It fit you ?" · "I do not know,' 1 said old Adelbert grimly. "I have not seen It recently." t "On the day of the procession we ore I an going to watch for yon. ni ten you · where we will be. so you cau look for ! us." j "There will be no procession." Then to the boy old Adelbert poured I | out the bitterness of his soul. He j i showed where he had torn down the ' i king's picture, and replaced it with one-i 'of a dying slag. He reviewed his days In tbe hospital, and the _ hardships through which he had passed, to come ; to this. The king had forgotten his brave men. During the rest of the day Bobby ·'considered. No less a matter than the sharing of a certain secret occupied his mind. Now, half the pleasure of a secret is sharing It, naturally, but tt.should be with Hie right person. And his old playfellow was changed.' Bobby, reflecting, wondered- whether i old Adelbert would realiy care to join ' his pirate crew, consisting of Tuc.ker; and-blmself.- On the next day, how-! ever;-he put. tbe matter to the test,] having resolved that 'old Adelbert; needed distraction and cheering. i "You know," he said, talking through | the window of the bootb, "I think j when I grow up I'll be n pirate." I "There be worse trades." said old' Adelbert, whose hand was now agninst every man. i "Arid hide treasure," Bobby went on.! *'In a--In a cove, you know." -Bobby; edged closer to the window. "I've got | thu cave already." j , "So!" "Here, in the park. It Is a great! secret" "A cave--here in the park?" "I'll take you, if you'd like to see tt." Old Adeibert was puzzled. The park offered, so far as he knew, no place for a cave. It was a plain, the site i of the old wall, and. now planted in j grass and flowers.' He himself had i : seen it graded and sown. A cave 1 ; i "Where?" v j i "That's a secret. But Til show it to · ! you, If you won't tell." j j Old Adelhcrt agreed to silence.. i Until midday, when the railway j opened for business, the old soldier .' was free. So the nBxt morning, dne precautions having been . taken, the two conspirators set off. Three, rather, for Tucker, too, .was now of I the band of the black flag." ' ' ··'·' Outside the thicket Bobby hesitated. "I ought to blindfold you," he said. "But I guess you'll need your eyes.: It's a hard place to get to." j Perhaps, hud-he known the difflcal-' tie* ahead, old Adelbert'' .would not j have gone on. /And, bad lie turned I back then, tlie history,, of. Pa certain .kingdom of. .Europe ;would have been · changed; Maps, too, ; and school books, and the life story of a small 'prince. But he went on. Stronger than hla young guide, he did not crawl, but bent aside, the stiff and ungainly branches of tbe firs. He battled with the thicket, and came out victorious; UA1SE YOUR OWN FORK AisD , T T T - C , O HELP WIN WAR FOE T3E ALICES Steadily Success i H u n d r e d s of people In this county vlcinit.}' arc now numbered amend ; t h e ]ja:ients uf ' THE UX!TKD .SPJCCf ALISTS VTtia TI«H Here :if THE BALTIMORE SE E V E R Y TUESDAY,-- KACH : VRKIv. ! A. .11. to I) P. M. Room S«- Bi-or. % s:logan of war ac1 dutunjT more pigs Trin tt\Q Wtir. LIIL i-wernment activity have been turn- j situation m Chicago. ** , , . 1 j. j_i_ _ i _ nn - n ,-,1«Knn I Ilnf-in Ram mav f loose to boost the hog population, j Uncie Sam may emulate the ex- ^Coramunity efforts seem likaly to-ample of Canada where the govern- be centered almost as much on the merits ace -working with the a«ricul- nos: as upon gardani nff .ani.varioiis|taralcoa^e» i ia s enco £ ^B^e^ port," viU make the pigs a neighborhood, municipal and regional issue. Wha.t already has been done in Manitoba will be generally 6*one._ '·Ten thousand members in agricultural societies, 15,000 members of boys' and girls'clubs'and 6,000 mem- bacon, thus taking tbrai out of tbe bers of the home economic associa- ; consumer class. The family pig has tions are enlisted in the tremendous come into its o-- -"-' - ·»-»"*"«'· Effort Manitoba is putting forth to: of desuetude. LITTLE TALKS ON THRIFT By S. W. STRAUS Preitdent Amtricatt Stxifty jor -Thrift "There It Is! 1 He was not so old, then, or so feeble. His arm would have been strong for the king, had not-"There It is!" cried Bobby. Not a- cave, It appeared at first. A low doorway, barred wHh an Iron grating, and padlocked. A doorway In the) base of a sfde wall of the grate, nnd I so heaped with leaves that its lower half was covered. Bobby produced a key. "I broke the pad lode that was on it," be explained. "I smashed it with a stone. But I got another. I rilways lock it" Prolonged search produced tho key. Old Adelbert's face was set hard. On what dungeon had this boy stumbled? It was strange. ' Bobby WHS removing the leaf-mold with, bis hands. "It was almost nil covered when I found It," he said, in- (lustriocsiy scraping. Tbe door swung In, silently, as though the hiages had been recently oiled; as indeed they had, but not by | the boy. ! "It's rather dirty," he explained, j "You go down steps first. Be very careful." He extended an earthy band and led the old man down. "It's dark here, hut there's u room below; quite a good room. And I have caudles." Truly, a room. Built of old. bdclc and damp, but with a free circulation. of air. Old Adelbert stared about him. It was not entirely .dark. A bit of light entered from the aperture at the head of the steps. By it, even before Bobby had lighted his candle, he saw the broken chair, the piece of old car- ! pet, and the odds and ends tbe ohlUi \ hud brought. Old Adelbert felt cr_ritmsiy shaken "None have visited this place since TOI have been here?" he asked, "I don't suppose any one knbwi about IL Do you?" "Those who built It, perhaps. Bui it is old, very UL It is possible--" He stopped, lost In speculation. There bad been a story once of B passageway under the wall, but ht recollected nothing clearly. A passageway leading out beyond the wall. through, which, in a great siege, e messonger had been sent for. help. Bui that was a passage; while this was a dungeon. The candle was at lust lighted. II burned fitfully, illuminating only a tiny zone In the darkness. "I need n lantern," Bobby observed, "Theresa a draft here. It comes from the other grating. Some time, when you have time, I'd like to see what's beyond it. I 'was Uipd of nervous about going aione." It was the old passage, then, of. course. Old Adalbert stured. as Bobby took the cundle rind held It toward K second grated door, like the first, but taller. A close, examination revealed to ok'! Adelbert two things: First, that n brick-lined passage, apparently in goo(l| of the committee, or of the terror.thr.t repair, led beyond, the grating. Sec-.drove her Lo Ksirl. For, iH the worst ond, that It had been recently pot iu happened, it ho failed her, and she order. No unused passage tbis, but j must do the thing they had set her to one kept in order and repair. For; do, Karl must never JSQOW. TJmt card what? ! she must pttiy nluiie. That evening Adelbnrt called to WMJ Everything hung on tho result of her] his friend,, tlie locksmith in the u n i 1 visit. 1C Karl persiKied, if he would 'Have you a pig?" is the newest [greatly increase hog production," the - itivity, that of pro-[Hon. Valentine Winkler, Minister rf lore pigs for'pork to help j Agriculture for the province, said tho war. Tne many branches of j during a conference on the live stock sell to farmers and all-town householders at cost Every fanner in the province will raise at least one litter of pigs more this year than last and thousands of householders will produce their own pork and after a gin While we li a v e made treinend oas strides m thij to- of daily [ivcs, we s t i l l h a v e much to le^rn this direc- every hand we find evidences of intelligent economy, and on all sides, too, we see manifestations of mute. For example we arc told by the waste disposal conservation section of the food administration that 25 cities in the United States throw away ia garbage $2,400,000 worth o'f grease, $1,000,000 worth o£ fertilizer, 8,000,000 pounds of glycerin, and 200,000,000 pounds of soap making material. In 29 American 'cities with a population of about 17,000,000 garbage to the amount o'f 1.200,000 tons is wasted each year. This waste would be sufficient to produce 70.000,000 pounds of grease worth ?S,500.000 and 150,'JOO tons of fertilizer valued at $2,250,DOO, There are 25 cities -with z population of over 5.000,000 that could by establishing reduction plants save $!,000.000 worth of fertilizer and $2,400.000 worth of grease annually. ~ of 100.000 and ican garbage (most of vvi:ic!i now is wasted) would produce 120.COO.OOO pounds of norlr vsiudl al $20,000,000. The oat|'ii* of' glycnrin in garbage now Excluding 1 tities of 1 *ver, tli£ availr.h'ic Ameri ( 000 pounds of glycerin to the array each year and would yield soap- stock for the maiantecrare of 200,-, 000,000 I2-otmcc cakes. These deplorable instances o!' waste can not be directly charged to individual lack of thrift. Thci ooni- aiamty a- to blame, although it ir the perogativo of any citizen to io*H itiafce a movement for public gar-' bage conservation. Another example of waste. which.- can be prevented by individual aiten- . tion has bera brought to light in oar biff hotels, restaurants and dobs: In: Neir York Chy alone it is s»d there is a daily waste of beef amoontsng; to 5,000 pounds and 1,000 doeec eggs in clarifying consomme. One pound of meat and bones are used in making- 2 to 4 cups of consomme and the whites of 4 to S tRgs »re -wasted fa clarifying 1 15 cups. The egys and meat often are thrown into the garbage C 1 "!. It would seem, therefore, that the use of consomme should be discouraged, especially by those, in fashionable places where waste such as here is recorded is apt to take plstct We are doing- well in the practice of thrirt. But there is room for improvement To win the war and make America: a pcrmaricntJy thrifty nation requires. constant individual attention. and' study. j . Possibly few of those who' read these Hnes today have thought hcre-l tofore of the vast amount of waste) involved in the two instances referrcdj to. There are many otiier examples! of waste j [ist as significant. Our; duty is to act diligently in the-elimination of all forrns of waste th; come to our attention. Tins i= -c \» listed is sufficient to supply 8,000,- j structive, patriotic, educational thrift her dark dress; fincl n veil, ready to 1« donned at the summons of a message from KnrI, trnileO'across her knee. In the .firelight she looked very yonng-- young an;l weary. Karl, "who had come hardened to a scene, found her npppallhp. almost pathetic. Pile rose at his entrance and. nfter versity place. He" possessed, he said,! marry Uedwlg in spile of tlio trouble! a ' m o m e n t of surprise, smiled faintly. a padlock-of Which he had lost t h e - I t would predpUato, then indeed she, Bm sho sa!d n otllin ff' nor did K * rl * key, and which, being fastened to a 1 -was lost. If, on tho other huud, he | until .he hnd liftwl ono of her cold chest, he was unable to bring with him.! was inclined to pcjice, if her story of [ hands, and brushed It with his lips. A large, and heavy padlock, perhaps! a tottering thruue held his hnad, she "Well!** he said. "And ugnln, the size of his palm. · | would defy the committee of teu. Karl When lie left, he curried with hirD; himself would help her to escape, a bundle ot keys, tied in a brown; might indeed hide her. It would not paper. . · [be for long. Without Karl's support But he did not hack to hla chest, the king's death would bring tho ter- He v,-cnt instead! to the thicket around rorists into control. They would have Olgii!" "Ouce again." She looked up at him. Yes, he was changed. The oid Karl would have taken her In his arms. This new Karl was urbane, smiling, uneasy. The remarkable result*? of scientific t r e a t m e n t hav« been proven. Some b e e n turned aw«y because incur- i able, D u t many supposed to be so have found there was relief in store for them. C o n s u l t a t i o n free. .Reduced rates u n t i l restored to all new patients I s K i r l l n p r on T H K I H MSXT VISIT 2VEXT \ TrKSDAV. j · A TRI:B SPISCIAMST. i ThiK is a specialist in tlie true sense I of th ( e word--not bcause he claims to , be. b'ut because a l i f e i i m e of special K t u u y . -spc-ciai jfarniiifft -special train- riK. special, experience and. constant , n j i p l i e a t i o n to one ( Fpecjal line of work 1 h n v R m a d e h i m ' n i a s t ^ f ' olf the special i diseases wlii'ch he' treats "and'curc?. | · CI'RKS-IIJ.S PATII2TS. ! lJec-a»»e ..Ife .is a t r u e specialist, : t h r o u g h g e n u i n e knowledsre,' eiperi- cr.ce anil i r a i n i n y obtained by years of hard work and study, ami'has equipped : himself w i t h a l l the latest and_ mnst i v a l u a b l e products jf modern medical i scu-noe in the c u r e of disease Tie cures - p a t i e n t s ( m a n y of them after old I methods f a i l e d . ) .. i "OHK--Acute and clironic Catarrh of ! ih«; nose and air passapres of the head, . p n j y p u s and oihVr g r o w t h in the nasal i passages port lively cured without sur! Kical o p e r a t i o n s by this treatment j T H R O A T -- Catarrhal r,ore " throat, a c u t e and ohronic ' pharyriisrltls, en- I cords and nil forms of throat trouble- j THE EAM--"When catarrli is allowed to c o n t i n u e uncared for a time in tlie nose and throat, it is liable at any time to extend «p to the eutachia-n ' tubes, t h e l i t t l e air tuhes leading from. | iie upper part of the t h r o a t into the j i n n e r ear and set up catarrh, of the in' ner or m i d d l e ear. which, is the cause i of f5 per cent of all deafness 1 in the ' world. The s y m p t o m s are a 'feellnff t h a t the ears close uji on* swallowing 1 or blowing the nose. A RpnBft ol tigbt- ; ness or fit linens in cars,, which .at firrft comes and noes. Sounds seem to bo away oTf, which continues nfl and on, ; u n t i l you realize that your hearing: is i a l i t t l e d u l l , w h i c h gradually IncrensRs i Sometimes preceding and sometimes ! acompaninr is a buzzing-, humming: S nKART--Paluitation. irresrular pui- J sat ions, valvular difiea*tfl. weak and i f a t t y h p a r i , laTifruid circulation, etc. j KIDNEYS--Inflammation 'of the kid- i ncya, diabetes, conRCPtlon of 1 the kid- 5 neys. ureamiu. gravc.i KTone.-all-scien- j liflcally and successfully trea.ted by I our combined treatment. ! M^iADDKIV -- ' I n f l a m m a t i o n , sytHis ' dysterrhoea. catarrh of the Bladder. 1 These distressing diseases invariably I y i e l d (o our system of combined treat- m e n t . MVEfl--SPIJEKXr-:--All -disease** of the liver, and ail orciinlc lind functional disorders: BoMreJs-^-lnfiarnniation a r i d ' a U nervbuV and-reflex disorders; rheumatism; ~ " -STOMACH--Catarrh, ulceratlon and dyspepsia. " Indigestion. weaknesses, pain a-nd f u l l n e s s a f t e r eating:, heartburn, etc. 1 RT,OOD .AND SKIN diseescs. KOTCtf. I spots, pimples, scrofula.' taints; tetter. -· ecsema, salt rheum, Tinff worm and i'biood poison t-horouffhly eradicated, I lertvinp t h e system In a strong 1 , pure [and h e a l t h f u l condition. ILHJSl'MATJSM--Acute JUld rheumatism in all its'Torms-- j and stiffened Soin'.F, muscular I lism, lumhapro. pcintica. etc,- . [ JVRIIVOU5 JISKASKS---DiF« ! t h e Nervous system require the highest ' deerrce of medical skill for successful I treatment. · ISpilepsy, cholera -fl.nd SL 1 V j t u s dance, hysteria, spinal-irritation, j nervous debility, nervous .prostration ·· and other derangements or ]eslons of i the-'nerves, brain or spinal cord, are i u s u a l l y very obstinate and often re- ^grarded as incurable. The majority of |j nuch cases are incurable by the ordi- j nary methods, yet they yield'readlly to j the p o w e r f u l but beneficial infiuencci ; of our. system of treatment. Theso treatments locate the cause of the diB- easr, which is o f t e n obscure. Sclenctt cnabk-s us to 'accomplish 'this. ' LUXGS--Chronic bronchitis.- dr* or loose cough, pains, in - chest,, difficult breathinR 1 . acute and chronic asthma, etc., positively restored by our combined trefttment; H IS AD--Neuraigla, sick, nervous or con Rested, headaches, dull. full, feellnc at the base of the brain, loss o'f memory, dizztne.fv, softening- of the brain, tumors and eczema of scalp. . MBS--Tt matters not what .disease peculfer to your ser, we have the BEST TRKATMKNT on earth and can guarantee results. The free consultation and. examination will be extended a, l i m i t e d lime only. BVKItY TUESDAV EACH "WJEBK nt the- BALTIMORE HOVSE, XEAA B. A O. DEPOT. CON'NELI-SVTLLK, 6 A. M. to a P. M. WfdnrH(to?'s *nd SntnrditTfli H o t f i r XIni«i)tow«. chronic nlarged ot Uie old gate, which was still termed I other things "to do than to h u n t her "There is nothing wrong, is there?-'; tbe "Gate of the Moon," and there, i out. Tlicii* end would be gained with- ' he said; "Your iicte ularmed me. Wot! armed with a iafttern, pursued his in-, out Ijer. Let the.-,! steal tho crown, U\e note, bVt'your coming here." | Vestlgationa during a poi'tion oC the. prince, then. Let lieelwig fight i'or her " "I was uuxiuus. And there were night. ' - ! throne and losa it. Let the streets he hat! finished, old Adelbert, veteran of many wars, one-time patriot and newly turned traitor, held In }ils shafting: hands the fate of the kingdom^ * * * * * * - * The Ccmntess Loscfaek TW»S on-her way acrbss the border. The arrangements were not o£ her making. Her plan, -which had been to go afoot across the mountain : to the town of Ar-on-Ar, and there to litre a motor. hud been altered by tho arrival at tlie run dc#p with blood nnd nil tha ptititle- nioaiuin of ln.'il break loose. But if Karl failed her. She cIlDdied her teeth. Tbe counross did not sleep. She was, wkh c'V^ry-flbf.T of her keen brain, summoning her arguments. She would need tiiem, for she knew--none bettx*r --how gi'Riit u htimiiciip wus hers. Sne loved Karl, nnd he knew it. Whnt hud been her strength had become her weakness. Yet sbe was composed enough when, things I felt you should know." castle, shortly after the permission before the sun was well up. the nni wus given, of n machine. "The matter of passports for .the border is arranged, madnme," Black Humbert told her. *T hnve my own passports," she said proudly. "They will not be necessary," "I will have thW Interview nt destination alone, or 'not at uil. He dre' and regarded her with cold cy you wish," he enld. "But It Is probably not necessary to remind luadamo tbSt, whatever Is diBCUSsed .-at this "What things?" "The truth about the .king's condition, for one. He is dying. .Th«. bulletins He. He Js no beiier." 1 "Su I" snifl Kjirl uncasijy. "But the; chancellor assured me--" He stopped-! It was not j-qt time to speak of the · clianccHor's visit,. ] "The clmnccUor! He lies?, of course. How bad. Uiinaa"fire'you juay judge when I tt*H you that a hidden, passage from the-palace'has been opened and cleared, ready for instant'fiisitt." It was Karl's, turn, to be startled. He rose, nnd stood stnribg dowu at her. "Are you certain of ihatV" .'. "Certuln I" She Jiniglied " oitterly. "The terrorists--revolutionists, they call themselves--are everywhere. They knou" everything, see everything.' ,. w . ,,..,,.,, a - -- ,,- , MeltJIch's agents are dlsaj?penrin^ one] 1 for permission. . . i by one." Ko ohe'khows where, but all The room' wus small nnd cozy with j suspect, Stiuluht' -meetings aro prohibited. The yearly procoaaion of veterans Is -forbidden, for they trust none,. even their old .soldiers. -.The council meets, day-Rfter day Jn, secret, session." "But tbe army--** "They do cot trust the army." TO chine ;drew tip In the village before the ina where MettUch had spent his. uneasy hours. .She'had expected to go to tho Toftge, hnt at nine o'clock t h a t ' n i g h t Karl came to her, knocking iu the door ot 1 her room and'entering uUliout waiting MOVE BY AUTO TRUCKS tion alone, or'not at all." ! J lie 10{in wns sma " lum coz - v win - 1 rew himself to hli great height' firelight: Hcfscnriet cloak, flunff over girded her with cold eyes. 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