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SATUJEUDAY, F12BRUARY 8, 1930, . DAILY GOTTRIUR, CONNELLSVI JL.E, FA. ROY · CKAPTI2R XXVI, S it too ditecaK for Roger'.' Roger couldn't have tse£ his knowledge of t.iw and without that-- do yoa think bo's any c).eveaf«r than II" "No." He heaitated. "But thearp are other things to consider beside the business in hand oat there. Their police system isn't the same aa our* -- it's a very rougli population--murder is almost an everyday event,' ' "Knives and b-allets -- they would havft* killed Roger jtvrt the same na they would kill ana. No more, no leB3. Try again. Alan." With a thrill oi t*u«nph sh« sstw that he really waa trying; again--saw that at lost he took her words seriously and genuinely wished to dissuade her.. . "It's a malaria country -- ttnd thers are all sorts of other dJs- eaaes." ."Which are harmleea to men and fatal to women?" she taunted. "That's no good, Alan. I want tho diseases-- I want to go in terror oJf the bandits.*' "Hold on, Shirley. You'll make yourself hysterical in, a minute." "That's an easy anaer," she flung back. "Snoer nt me after I've backed out of the job, Alan. In th* meantime, give me the papers, show me what 1 have to do, and sea whether I to*? to do it or not." "My dear girl, it's fantastic. You hav* no idea what life is like in a place like that." "Come hsclt to the cottage and give me the papc-ra." she urged* "Certainly not.\ I've told you-r- n "But you must -- -you must I" ahe cried* ' "You' « laughed at me last; night and yoti were right. You are not right to laugh at mfe now-- you muatn t rob me rf the right to pay my debts in the way you yourself havn taught me.' * ' She had taken him by the arm and waa urging him back to the cottage. They walked on m stlenc«. Qnee aho looked up at him and saw the hr-.rd smila 'playing about his lips. "Very well 1" Ha said suddenly. "You can have is your own way." Something in her bridled at his tone. It was aa if he had udded: "I believe thia is all high-falutin' r-- yon won't stick to it" Never- ttusleas, she was elated at getting from him oven (Jiat nominal con- csaion, "I have stock to tbe fae,e value of a million and a quarter," he continued. "I'll make you a present of them. They are wast* paper now. If you can *et the thing in order their money value may go up to their face value or oven., beyond." . ' . . " ] ' ' . , . "You -must put mo OQ| the same footing aa Roger," ahe warned him. He nodded. "I waa ready to coach him in tha detniLs. If. I had gained the concession I intended to provide v/»rk ing capital and go out there mybelf to superintend." "When can yon coach mo?"tsha demanded eagerly. "When can I start?" She knew perfectly well that he still doubted her. To remove that doubt was now te first necessity of life. Roger, the divorce, and Alan wero; ail forgotten. ..... ;. "I should think yon would be ready to start in about three . weeks," he answered. "Yes, I will put you on £ha samo footing Eoger." A?;ain he watt smiHng and she knr,w that he wn* making another mental reservation. "A* a woman traveling by your- tmltj yon 'will sncountor certain difficulties that would not havo traublftd him," he added, "So If yon have roall;? made up your mind 4« go, I will go with you." clenched hor fits to pre- ·in the Full-roan, Alan sitting crosswise v ao that his eyes did not rest upon her. He had looked at her often while they had be on talking I and, looking, bad seen her/alone and : bewildered, ' the iivwaemorial woHjaJB' bereft of her mate and desolate. There had come the maddening imputae to pick her mi in his.arms like a child and comfort her--^-an,d thereby! destroy the difference bar tween her and all the we.'Uc, pretty, clinging woman in tho world. As jtho l*eal sped on, hia attitude toward Shirley had made him wretched. He would punish her for that Uy letting hor ; learn that her determination to pay her debts and stand upon 1 ' her own feet was a mere IJoatrical. gesture. To that end he would gi va her erery possible,chance to make good ii the Macedonian project--he would see that at no should aha encounter an insuperable ob- stsicle - , ." · ·'·'·· ".' -." ;.'·'" He would punish Wnwelfi toc~-- that weak, eWofclonal pert of hitn that basely wanted to protect her, adore her and pet her, that struggled against reason and morality --and It would now go on strog-; jling every time he saw her, until t langtiiahed in the knowledge that Jhirley was nothing but a beautiful ocdy, tor aalo, mnd so act worth the purchasing. · . ( She was speaking and he forced itmaelf t o attend. - , . - - . "-; -. . I see that v l don't really taow New York. Them must be cheaper places than the Ritz and apart from .the expena« I might meet someone there, I want 8om.- thincf cheap and obscure and, if esiblo, clean," '··- .He smiled -«t the word "clean." When Macedonia--but of course she would never get as far as sailing. Before then she would discover insuperable obstacles that "were not insuperable. "Why not try the Felton ?"- he sngrested. ' ·"· . · *Yes. Tlmt's a good idea. I'll go straight there," she answered, and he told himself that he waa vastly amused^ He had begun loving Shirley at the FelUm aeven yeara ago, when she hail come to have tea with him. He would go to th« Folton now t« hava.tea.with her--and to begin unloving her. There: was another long silence and then: "I shall sell the diamonds Autit Marion gave trie. That ought to pay my expense? out tiiera. Be" think I havo dose to a pr vgnt h*rself from crying out. For tha third time that morning tho universe as oho understood it hac turned itoclf upiside down. Together thay caught the afternoon train for Springfield where thoy were to chasige for New York, They had taken opposite seats a/ « ides, si thousand at the bank." TJ you want -any help In. managing your affairs--help, of course; of an" arithmetical nafcurft ·I shall be. very pleased.", "Thanks--but I'm quit-e good at arithihfttic," she answerto. That .waa as it should[ ba, tie though--as he wanted it. She would make a fine show of financial 1 independence to start with; And later, of coarse, ::he would accept a "loan" from him. In Springfield they had time for a leisurely dinner. Wli-sn he had discovered this, h« had rather dreaded the prospect ot a long- tete-a-tete. But onc« they had sat down together he came perilously near to enjoying it. As they made their wy onto the platform she announced her intention of going straight'to bed. "I shall be in the next car," he informed her, "in case you feel ill or want anything special." Aa he said it he felt it was silly. Because he wat; an emotional fool w h o s e romantic idealism had not been beaten out of him--yet. They nfera Rearing before Shirley awoke froni a sleep of exhaustion. She awoke with a strr .ge gladness, enjoying the rumble of ihe train, (n a state between sleeping and vaking sho knew only that she waa rushing to a new life which would be lived far away from the inuiband who had humiliated her, far from tho paltry nightmare of AU-e'« dreaJd- ful. sympathy. She »at up in her berth, fully awake and intensely alive. Alan , was coming to Macedonia with her. la the thought was, an exultation which she refused to analyze. It did not irw.tter in the .least why Alan intended to accom|teny her.. Nor did it matter in tho least whs she was glad hij was coming. Alan had changed. The strong, shy lover from the wilds who had\ wanted to marry her, 1 '- th« big;' brother who had re.proyed hei 1 were .j alike, dead. Perhaps' ; the big brother.lingered-"oh-'a little with Treaervatiotia, -patronizing now and ; thsn, more 1to.n a littie skeptical as 'to hor determination to pay^hei debts, to, wipe out the pas); »»d realize, herself. · :'·' . "' But what that remained t A man who intended to give hen a chance, to .treat'her with scrupulous : falrnessi 1 neither thwarting her nor doing her work for her. Enough of the old Shirley remained to-'be-".mused", at £h8 ; thor-, ' onghheaa of this change in her owa ouUook. . . .. .' ',.-.- , ' . · · " ' .. .-,-.:.','','-" " "What a loi happen,ed t« me yesterday!" riau her thoughts. "The only change in him la that he doesn't love M« any .more . . . which makes everything so much simpler . .-.If only I have enough brafrts to undjrstand this Macedonian business.".: .,.- jui the train stopped at Harleun, Alan caine throngn. ' ' \ "Did you g et any sleep ?'-', h« asked anxiously, and-ahe noted th« · anxiety and nantaded herself that the health of tlje pupil was «f im-,, portance to the master. "I slept the -whole way and few;fit for anythShf;," aha assured him, : "Good! I'll get your tiling* put on a-taxi," he iroiswered. . ; Some five- minutes later he was : · holding open the door for hor. She thought he was going to get in too. He banged the door. "I've told him t« drive te .th* Pulton',"" he wkl. "I shall be at the club--the I/uke, you know." She nodded and a moment later the taxi had started, Sho had been foolish to thitJc he would cbm« with h«r. There would havo bean no reason for bin presence there. She had a lot to attend to any- w-r^why should he' come? There followed tha tiresome busineaa of engaging her rpom. T« her surprise the rathe* indifferent young man in the office became suddenly sjver-polite when Shirley had signed the."register. / "Well, now, Mrs, Kelton, you'd like to see your room at once, I expect. I'm giving yon Number Sixty-three." . This ro,om w.«» a good deal better than Shirlay had expected-- · she had thought of the Felton as reprosenting p-jverty. 'She waited while her trunks were brought in,"' then spoke to fthe porter. "Will you scmd somebne to tin- pack tty thing, please?" The porter scratched his, head. .', It was an uiattnjal request at the Felton. · ^ 4 Well, now, madam, I wonder who that would be?" The process jf wondering ueemed to lead nira no further. Shirley by this time had perceived her mistake. "Don't bother, I think I can manage it mynelf, if you will b* good enough c'o undo my straps for nie," . · Left alone with her trunks,, Shirley discovered that she did no* Want to unpack in the very least.- She wanted to start the new Ef* and tha first utep was to call on Uie lawyer whose name Alun had given her, aa4 to arrango fer the removal of her preacixjii pro»»rty« Th« Folton waa in a side .street off Washingto-n' Square 'anii" the address of the lawyer waa in lower Broadway. Sh« was glad of '»" chance to strebsh her limbg and de- · cided to walk She turned-tih« corne* o? tti« : Square and 'hiid ecarcely : gona.ifl dozen paces when sho heard her name called. ; · · . ; · · · · · · "Shirley I" *' She turned around and fac«d her husband, (To Be Con tinued Tomorrow : . Copyrltrhl. 18!9, ny Ror Vtckam. niir- Iributod by Klnir feature* SpndkTvt*. Inn. jgffiQLD HOME TOWN AU. EVENING". RADIO !.1IC»HT-- AFTEB. WS RADIO SET APART; »~rrBJB FOONO -me CAUSE ©F UNUSViAV. w 4 8 S I V I V 0 I I ;: ···· V A fft · BLACK SHEEFS Beatrice Grimmaw tvm My«n M »;;t II . . . i if i ( 0 I t Couyrtarht t»y o Jb Co. Btrr'UMi · · " * . * To tlio pair wrtKln ffi« tent, .drank enly singing, drunken! y caress! rig om ariotherj the sight .of Pla IB the opci doorway, Pla slim, erect, rigid as i young soldlsr- In her uportlngr khaki Pla with cold licensing eyes beneath r heavy patrol helmet, came as a dla turblng riafon from aocie othtir world They sprang apart, nnd It would b' hard to say whethur the man or th« girl Uttered the foulest words; r $!ou shuttra -b'eifd balong yon,' bellowed Sergeant : Simal, anriaged "WHat-name (why) you tails bat along my Sltsabnda? By-n-by me brcal you froat along bayonet." "That's en6ugh, sergeant," warned · Pla. "Wait outelde for me." Bin stepped Into tha tent, and flx«d » steady accusing gaze on Smlthson who suddenly »cberort, had risen to his feot ''It's ; the ralBals, by-- " : be mut tered, leaning one · hand OB tha dls ordered supper table «ad staring trade? his tattered locks of ha!r, ·'! "Mr. Smlthaon,'' asked Pit, wJtt cold courtesy, "will ^yoa kindly toll mi .why yon are 'not at ray hosbnnd'i , clalmr · · ; . _ : . . ' "Plenty of time," retorted Smlthson picking up courage, n n d a r . n ' secret nudge from' Jinny, "Going bads to t! ' wea 1 1 get good and · ready." , · "1 bellevo yon ar* a gold miner Don't you -know that n claim is for felted If left without Just cause, frw thirty days?" "He don't need you to l««rt him,' cnma Jinny's shrill vofes. Pla did nol Ignore her,; She turned y toward Jinny «xid sent her a. glance. In which pity kln.dn.e88 and a certain fiitir--the cbaatt woman's Irre'preaafbla /ear of the un chaste--- were strangely mingled. "Yoc are tin. Spieer,* 1 she suld. "I'm sorrj to eeo you encouraging this man It neglect of his duty." "Mrs. JJpicer as much «s Mr*. Anybody,". said Jinny. "More Mm. Splcei than- you're Mrs. Amory, by all ac- county." She laughed eoariiely. Pla Ignored that. She was feallnj for her fact in this strange medium She rematnbered Jinny -- romambsrcd her well. How the girl bad altered alnqe those days «n tJbe great liner! How her beauty had coarsened, ho-w tlio slim, firm graces of her daocert figure had slackened liato ugly lines! So thin was Jltray, always, ttiat por- feet condition wus her only chance ot grace. It had gono; the grace wat going with it; youth and boaaty, toe soon were passing tnyny frota Gene vleve Tre'acher. In the flrat moment, Pla could not account for BO great s change, But Jinny, nneoraforUble be nenth that pitying gaK«, seised hat half-filled champagne glass, and emptied i It at a guip, hoarsely crying tit she took.. It from nor llpa. "What's yours? Drink hearty, we'll noon be dead I" A)id Pla saw that the Vice of Jinny's 'kind, long avoided, toad canght her tip at last. She wtis Jjx- deed "drinking bearty" now "he was eVcn well.oij'ltHo way to'fulflll the la t' ter half of tier famo'ua war-cry,:- "Olmmprigno for tlio lady," proclaimed Srattheon', still not tjntte himself, though considerably sobered. He peached for a^bottle. "Th'anks, no," fell , from Pla'e HpB like on Icicle. li ycrq bnvan't told me yet, Mr, Bmithson, why you roiHB to bo f i o r o , ' I might as well tell yon that I hold my husband's, power of attorney, and am goliiig up to the flold to act for him," : "f came to b« h«'i," finswweiJ with painful effort, "bo- etuns to bo'ho'ra," tie bdghtly, B* » comploto ' . prospecting," putting down b« slaw, !»«· Thrn^'B otbw jjold m ffttntatn, wlitoii ,«!on» . to wjr:*Tl«j(l ft«yh,ow, AJJ for powora of nftamoy," uh0 went on, howlodiy pouring »\t were wina, nn4 heepJ«g her f«i?e fcumatl 'paniowhRt ,nwnjr-- "J rpefton tWs '» » we conniif j I reckon my friend, rtoft't Uttvft to wn when whistle*-- -wat M**'~- 'J'Wllp " I»« leutfeij »ftc^ word With eautempt, ,tt ?*, tfi hw P'e» flnca, wn« ehatioi?, tomewliit, by tin fear 'ef the ehnate for t!t« nnehsst? jflpny, en h«r part, wai coiiBnmBd bf (he ilghf wemaq'a Durnlas »n(J iy; Hatyjfni? aeom for «n Innocant with « anfd hlnwi? Is? ti8 ttn he wna ous aprlnkled " said, "bacause fills ta^y wantod to and Gne geld mlneg, J let her ge fliu aflf gol' mines at) a.lflpe| me, and f|e w{ital? -- wha's'thut |eetr».ft^pwl a jug o and a ease of wh(BHy ( nd. ' me -- and fl~fl the ne,w At thai", 4WJ, J WWW ^he two, |e{ Ijerself |»n|f flero«9 slapped hep flB«sp8;p Wing mouth,. "$ti% she criecj, S|?g fla,, anything. I moon majtoa It's like that PO gets sort .of She hod ma rvelous and smoking a clgaro?ta look at Pt^ any more. BS,TM she saM. ^\Ve'wi flop*, (ia inenna 'fFefjra. thai) leafUea, of ij ' \m«iw,' Wholesale Housekeeping Solve Homemaker's Problem? T Home PAGE NINB. Making Helps £. x *" block cooklns twelve oepa rate dinners for twelvo .separate tamlUea--what a shameful waats!" slgha Betty, fresh from* some tasolna.tlnK economics) ooureies at oolloga. "Why don't they eot tokether--let one do it all and let the /othar cloven play bridge or. go to a concert, or jiifrt take It easy? I mean in turrij- of cpurso, and with some laborrBAVing tiiaohlhery. . Electric heaters and automatic copkwa, and thoae other tufiay gadgeta," , Betty to'a typa of. the new generation vfhlcli regards traditional 'housekeeping aa the last futility. Too much t USB mad« about It. All this monotphoua repetition Qt cooktaB and serving and cleahlng and dusting and jnarketlnBT^-thouBaridj* of motions by a dwen wbm'on which, esotild be con- denaed and avoldeel Arwl Betty lives up to her prinolpleiF--aha helps, her taothor raior* or lo»g graciously whon (she baa to, nlnoo there's no maid In hor hoiriR, but she will do no mOro. BHe raflise^i to learn anything about cooking or bouaeheeplrijt In gennral find boa announced that she'll never do houaework even if she miirrieB'a man of mod oat mean*. "What la tho une," oh« d«imnrts, "of living !m thi* marvclsnw stga oC lnv«aUon U tna advantajr* «t it--apply -ntodera Iqaa* oi cooperation and- labor-saving! machlnea in the place whure dJ'udkery rlUos hardest--the honie?" Ajrfd the best ^ray/to cbollah home drudjeory ia to have 11 done Tyh'ole'sale.' f - V '" .'.''.··-.' · · ·: Now this 1 ! Idna of wholesale itpua?- keeping: isn't new by, any means. A hotel Is a wholaaaJe homo, In H i way. But who ragttrdB hotftl llvlhff is Oi» Ideal? Wholooaltj homlngr la as Havor- lesa as wholtsaale cookliXg and it's a curious tlioUjr 1 ' unexp'altiod that large quantity cooking never taatca as trowl an small quantity, no mat tor how carefully Insrodlcnts arn» proportioned and measured, Up to a certain ,point one pn-n Inqroo-'ie thia items tc prepor* a latcer' qu;intlty. without Im'palrlng tli* flavor,- but what that, point no one · Itnowa exactly-'. Evon wii,\ a g-ood ifief In dharg-e, the food prepared for stxtj la not-aa flavorfu' aa that ppjpared for-alii': ; . ' ' . ' .'And only thooe who hav* dad to lir« In hotels for iinontba or years at a tirn«. can apeak! foolliiBly n the subject of wholesale homlnjs. Some of those ereaturea get torrlbly u*«ti- mental, about n home of thuti own, and and more oomfort to : ais liidl- viauaj homo of tbeir own with a tta- plbrabie clutter and » (aw b« ioverd, cho»an objo«« (tioi * 4ways By ELEANOR ROSS ·In part act .taste) than In th* mos uorroctly Intarlor-decorated room »f * luxurious hotel. As far aa cooperative cooklnf to concornud, thia is being mamisred to many oomniunltien. Sohtetlmea -\ 11 auccecls, 3omcUmos it rnJls. One ob- jwption Is the exp«n*e. Good food cooked cooperatively in a iarxc, muUerniy aqulppej kltohen. in ««- fH-nslvu It costs almost aa much ·» dining: In a firat-cla/ra reetaurant, and ;.' «ven more trouble. Wh»»i you can buy a cooperatlvoly cooked d i n n e r from soup to d«»a«rt t a roa- sonabio price, It's duo to jlanteerj unpaid servlcu In the main. '· And volunteer service b notoriously un- d(?p«ndab)e. . - · - ·· · '--.' ; · ; -; ; j Wboleaale ' houoelceoplne, a* w« know It, doesn't , aeem' the ··final asns^or to the overworlUid home- makor'a problrrri. That \e. If «|M wants a home different from tbo ot\er two-lve on the block. On* can't have individuality In the horn* and the benefit of large quantity pro' ductlon'. There's the rub. ; But fortunate]/ thera ar« a tram- her ot women--in fact, lh» majority --who find not only rtwxmp«i!« for; groat effort In tba charm of aa bni dividual hom», but eren deiljrlit Jnj ti-.3 labor of pJannlni; »nd coohtn$T s» dinner, Mind UV She Said, "Wd'r« : Rough, but .-W«'r« Honest. 1 ' ;,b"ecuSS6"llvanTe"dTilnfT6 "worlj Tor me; you can put 'that in your pipe and smoke it if you lilte." She stood wltpi her hands on her lean -hips, .^tar-. ing at Pla; Pla, straight, helnisted, araied, as a young Joan of Arc,: with .blnit, pure; eyes burning In a face' of raountain soow, paused, ctU\ aa the night outside, her roind on full stretch over this now problem. What .' had the moon to do with it? There was small chance of Bndtng out anything, here, ID this reeking tent, from the half 'drunk pair who were certainly not prospecting, .whatever their business In the bciBh^ might ha. Without a word, Pia turned and walked away, fcHowcd by the sergeant . - ' . ' ' . , ' · ' · . ' · , ' . . . : · · · · She lingered a little oa the way back to tho camp. The carriers were noisy; she could hear them shouting and singing. How they were shouting! Dancing, too. When uhe came out into tha op«n clearing, she could Boe, by the Jlgbt of the flres, dark forms whirling and leaping 'as If possessed by demons. They made a noise that, »U first, she could, not distinguish, what they ware . singihg, although, B'Omo words seemed strangely famillac. Then, over the oncompre- liended shauta of the Marabare and Yasst-Yanst carriers, caffle *^ond and clear" the cry of · some Port Moresby boys-i-"Snii-OI Sail-OS":' Pla knew the cnstoraY of saluting the new moon with that cry. She glanced to westward, where tha- forest, sloping down, showed n wide stretch of sky, Thor«»; la (he west, ulrnost pone, hung one clear -small strip of silver; like a light peeling dropped from sorne ; fairy fruit. New moon 1 ./. , What had those people In the tent Bttld, aboot th« moon? Why had Jinny TreacUar stracli fStnlthson,. when he spots of It? Why ..must «he, Pt», know notlit.rjg about the rnoon-pthe tnocn phlch njeasurediOff months*- , "OUT 1 It was o, midden cry.. Leap- Ing oTOr a hundred unnoticed Itnks, her mind had isprung to the eud of tho filmic t?f thought. She knew. Thirty dnya tl of desertion, wlt'hotrt duo aiad sufficient cause, made void a clulm, amlthiion-- -who couldn't 'resist drink or {firlni-- wn 9 h«re In tho forest, two days! A.T^tty.. from Tatatttta, with Jinny, mid Jinny's (or Splcer's) cases of cbampflffne, Tlicra vcer« no cnlendftrs In tlie b.uBh-- -tlrlnkers 1 mem- orlea ore trenciherons. It you wanted to iitny away thirty (lays, BucBBlng wouldn't 4o, IMit If you dlf4 not guos«, {{ yon countiHl by something that wortlrtrt't drop ! n tiny hero or there j if you left at new inoon, and Kttve over your reckoning to aomothlng that was sura to coma back in exactly twenty- eight dayBj something Uint every na- tlv® in slglit wouid linll with saluta- tlona and loiid cries -- then you might b« perfectly euro that yon would stay H^ay J«»t ' lQn » enough, "Bargeant Simol I* eald Pla, "do and Sti o?e one of Mr. Snilthaoo'B car' ' ' ' " . . ,, . . ,". replied Bimol, as if she bail ti?Ucd for a liaiH!kerchtM, "I bring titm doad or t . brine him llve,.Slna- ., of coarae; and don't let r°° getting him." r,'' Xhe Borgoant molted some minutes before he r»- turned., driving before biro an estremo- BWrwl »nd vary nsltftrt Papuan. ( d«me tn, you blaeh cow," enewm lfflol. "V'eu like 1 handcuff ulin, honost. Rough dtnraffiiuls, excuse wa, mck to tlie fieJ^J , , eertnWy not Pop 1 * frighten A»H. hlns when they left the and be sure you get the right . . . . nodded gtmol. A» In- of questions und . sergeant, saint- aay t«t8 man, this womaa futatatn ^taaa Hme the new bee-lfoTe. mm tea ram e'c^c^, BUD fee atop-ew-top,* WW S 8 ^? ^ancoft, ^Rd (el h \ fiiw m »» bltT AND HEALTH* ANO'OIETPOR CHILDRtM' -rN LJ my says, I do Whitehead.i DOCT.'OR: ' M y trouble is whitolwatla. 1 haya h a d ' t h e m on noso all my lift my mother and t want to got rid o( them. not\. think they aro caused toy clogged p b r C H b e c a u s e 1 cleanse my slcln twice daisy w i t h soap 'an'c liihe- wartift wa;or, follow 6tl by a dual) ot cold water. 1 rcacl your paper ovei?y n i p h t anil I must fay you know y o u r , o n ions. "M1S3S THHIT SEN." i I* Lulu Hunt j I \ Peters, M. D,, The ti'Chnlcul namo o" t h e whitehoata . I s milia, and they ara the toughest littlo birds to ro- .niovo, by yourself t(jat ov.e.-. ,waa! They contain matter similar to that ln e blackheads: sebum, tho oil of the Bkln. But for some reason of other, perhaps througli laclt of tevclop- ment, tho oil glands are not open'and the secretion .continues 'to-accuirm- late. They are ''whltsheadfi," for no dust can get in and blacken them. ' . ACter they have formed, aottilnfe can bo done except to oper thetri. '"ji'n'd. ''na I have tol'd you, thin is a; hard Job, tor the skin over t h e m Is: thick and to«f?h. You can''iserhaps; manage if tljey are small, bj prlck- ' Ing with a neadle (flrst sterillzo It by paaalng It through a flame once or twice) and exproSBlriir t h e contents; . but it they aro . larga--they Bpmetlmea lo Krow aa Uirs-i ns a pea or larger In elderly pcc*p!o--they should be removed' by a skin special- Urt. · . · · · · ' · Perhaps they may be pravented from forming by facial naafiage every diiy after bathing 1 t!ie faco In hot water, followed by coM. Tills may help tne oil to ba absorbed. Instead of accumulating. Apparently, In tho vocabulary of youth, knowing one's onions meani the acme of wisdom, so I thank you, ·Miss.'Thirteen, for your compliment, · · * "Dear Doctors My braaata et very and. aore, .not only d u r i n g my licrioilfi.- but d u r l n u t h e , rest of U)u inontli, too, and If I presa on tham ft niiiky f l u i d 'OOMH out. Oil tho left breast there la also a dark lluld t h a t ' f o m c a ' out.. It Heems »s t h o u f i h tha nipples aro perforated and It cornea through several pores; have been to a pliy«ic!un at»t lie miule l i g h t of It. but. told ma lo rub them witli vocoa butler, which I did, ,anri . v/licn II still continued J went bac'k anil he an Id I should u»« bella 'donna bronsi pads. t used iheso and kept (hmi) on for three, days, during v v h l f h ' t i m e ' I was In w l i b iVie rlrowlng feeling. J still have this condition, and although at times It loe« not bather me, I know It la there and I aro worried. Should t go to , anothor doctor? I am 23. unmarr|ed. "MISS E." Yes. I woulil go to another physician, M IBS IS. Try to get a competent one this time. You probably have a cystic condition of tho glands '{especially judging from th» "dark" , lluld, ' w h i c h Sounds "as thouffb there were blccdinET) which may need 'sur- fflcal drainage' or 'removal of the cyKla. Tlilw condition Is not uncommon. It it Is what I thin!* it la. It IB not a cancer, but If neglected may have cancer possibilities. : Mrs. P.-- We have nn article on Boils and Carbuncles, ' which you may huvo. See cohcnin rules for this. Editor's Jlolc; Dr. Reters cannot dlasrnose nor g'lvo personal advice. Your questions. If of general Interest, win be answered in the column in their turn. Requests for articles or pampblttH on hand must be accompanied by a fully 'aelf-addreaBed, stamped envelope, phis Use following" small charge to help cover coat of printing am!' handllns: for each article wanted, two cents In coin; for eacli pampWet ten cents In coin. The pamphlets are Reducing and Qalninff, nyiciiG vf 'Women, Kidney and Iltaiider Disorders. Addrean Dr. Peters, ' I n care of this paper. Write irtgibly. ruid not over 200 words. Helpful Advice to Girls : ' . ' · - B y \NNIE LAURIE : D EAR ANNIB I have been going with a boy for over iwo years. He is not BO very old, as ho Is not 21 yet! I love : thia boy more than anyone really knows, but. oe.soems not to know it, ,aud naya that I wink at boys at church, which I did once, ,, and did not "deny,'-when'asked If I . did,. Don't you think I did s'ishtT I hava promised him that I would KO with no other, dhd ha\ 6 his ring, und just aa well say ve ar« engaged, oo Is it a-nik harm for me ...- to klan him srood-night? It a boy loves a girl he would leai. a oil drinking if uhe can't brau- to ba around him when ho Islritoxl^ated, Wouldn't heT "'· , JUST OWE WHO LOVISS. J UST' OMH WHO LOVES: 1 am aura your frtend will renJlKo the depth of your'affection by your 'conduct toward him. Winking and tllrttng are lo^yerlns one'n, oo!f- rospect. Such oonlu,ct is not only toollsh. It is cheapening. I fee) sure that your frfond will not havo eauso to complain of you on that score again. IJove entail* (sacrifice nnd a man must have a very poor 1 ive for R grlrl if he is not preiiared LO irlvu up swoh habits aa drink fbr her, eapeolftlly if he knows tfuit it " b«c. Upiea." U» d«e» I P It in a m f g h t y poor outloolt.for thf future* ,··· * *- .4 i t I ff^BAR ANNIE LAURIE: ' ' ' ^~^ I arn a g-lrl in my tecnff. ^ live in.a small town. There .'a onfl boy here thut soems to think a lot of me. and I t h i n k 1 love him-, but my mother does not like him. Bvo'ry time we gel a chance ha tallra to me, and w« make dates, but I hardly over eret a chance to fi)I thorn. Ho Is sroing: with another erirl. whom ho liken very we!!. as far as I oa.ri Beo. und I want to know how can t iret more ot his love or f r i e n d s h i p ? BK.OKEN.HJ3AUT.ED BLONDE. B ROKEN - HEAHTJCD BI.,ONDB, That j'our mother Toes no( approve of the ynvne man ehoul* bo quitft sufficient reason to ceast seeing him or t h i n k i n g about him And the fact that he Is going oui ,wlth another yoimK Inrl.v dons nol Improve muttern. Surely there nr» many who like and admire you, and of whom your mother would approvo. There is poor ^itlsfacllon In atcalini a mfm from a. girl to whom be Ji attached. Such conduct not anl? hns v»ry 11 n pi na,su n t consequence. 1 !, but often hnn a nusty h a b i t of clolni to w wli»t vt dW ·EXPLORER ON FIRST PACIFIC TRIP Donald McMillan, the Arclle explorer, knows the north pole and the Aretk tegJons bettor than most folks Icnow their back yurU, but he has Jost started, on his ftwt trip on tho Pacific ocean. H6 is taking a faction trtp to Haivaif preparatory to cmbiirking;'next June, on ! · tvreuty^»conl exp«dHtet\ to thcs polr regions- ' Photo shows,' 'with Ws Wentl, 15iwart Martin^ as thr^ «aiki«l Ivm L«f

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