The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 27, 1931 · Page 5
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Kl.\THI''Vtl I I- lAKK . l MI.-IVH THK niATHBVll.LG OMIlllKtt NUVVS THE COUHIEK NEWS CO.. PUnLlSIIF.IlS C. R. BABUrtCK. F.rihul II. W. HAINE3, Advenlsln» Manager Wile Nillonal Anvci-lislnu neiirewnmilvn: •yTlie Tluunas P. Clark fJo. Inc., Nf>i York, Philadelphia, Atlania. ualln.s. San Anumm. Him Francisco. Chicago, Si. lAiuis. Published Every Afternoon Fxrepi Sumluy. Enlcred es sewnn cltiff maiu-r al tln> I™ office at Blylhcville, Arkansas, undei KCI o Congress Ociobrr 9. 1917. Served by Ihe United SCnSCItlPTlON IIATKS fly carrier In the clly o( niytncvillf. IV IT Week or Jli!iH i)C-r year In advance. Dy nmil wllhln a radius of SC mil's, Hun ju'1 year, tl.M for six niniiDns. B 1 * 1 I or thin- inoifll s: by mnll in p< lslnl 7<1| "' s [ *° l " ""• " ll!l ""'""' 1 16.60 per yen.-, In 7.0111 s twn nnd rlxlil. JMnm per year, payable In Bilvaiicn. I'W irre //i e As line sill iipiicariiiu Kvoup of y«»»!t people as i-uulil l;i- :issembl«l ui-cupiwl the from section of Uie tily aiiitilurimii ill the Ijacciiluiiiviili! SIT vires Sumliiy morniiiK- They lutikwl IH lo lake. their place:; nmonj; the men nr.A wiiine;) of Uie community ami tin; Million, iiml prepared to justify the conliihulious of lli'eir parents. end of Ire c< mmiinity toward their uplmiiBinjr an:!, uluoiition. .MaUridl for tlujuglit :ind for c-on- cern, however, is furnished in the f;ict •that of this line proup of sumo seventy gifuliiiites of our Irish school only H Ijnrc iliinl were boys. It used to he thought that only i' lC11 required education, that n little Ivninmjr in the lighter arts was preparation enough for a woman's life. Kcirluniilcly we have gotten away from that idea, and have come lo realize that girls have the same right to education and the same need for it that, boys have. lint arc we ronriiiK to the point now where more than elementary rchuolinjr is lo he considered !i luxury, appropriate only to prospective .school teachers and to those who have time for extra years of idleness? Never siiu'e the world began has education been so essential as it is today. It has become an economic and a psychologic necessity. Tile man or . woman who goes through life without it is not only under a serious handicap in the winning of a livelihood, 'but is out of adjustment with the social order of which lie i.s a member. !tc is a worker in the laboratory of life, to use the baccalaureate speaker's simile, without knowing what it is all about. Obviously it is hard to find real satisfaction in such, an existence, even forgetting the undeniable relationship between economic well being- f.n.l contentment. Education does not have to be obtained at fchool. All of us know men • and women of little formal education who nevertheless have litte;! themselves for life in a way that puts to shame many a university graduate. But the man or woman with high school and college training has the better chance. and other things being enual will reap the greater reward both in the material and .the intangible values nf life. Parentfi can, hope for no better justi- licatitiii for their own lives than to see their children grow up with a better preparation for living than they had, Schooling is not the beginning and the end of that, by a long way, but it is a part of it—a pan important enough lo justify real men lieu for those who show even a secniintdy slight aptitude for mental development. George Toelh lm<1 I\uerly And CY/rne Poverty, misery tin.I crime j;o hand in hand. 'I hey I'onn ;• uch a closely- knit triumvirate th;it one sometimes is forced lo believe trial most of the s<>- talkd wickedness, purversily and general cus.scdnost of I he human race would from the scene if only economic conditions i-uuld l.c improved -utl'icitnlly. A few days nyo the health council of a representative American city submitted its repoi'l (in the city's "submerged tenth"—the viry ponrest class, which ucuipii's a part of the town that soiioloKisis have dubbed the "economic Kiaveyaid." Ninety thousand people 1 live in this particular .-ection. They malic up 10 per cent 01' the city's population. Listen to some of the figures about them: To begin with, this 10 per cent of tht city's inhabili-.nts occupies only li per cent of the city's ni-ea. It contributes 11 per cent of the city's births, but only (i per cent of the hospital Lirths. It has 1C per cent of the infants' deaths, 18 per cent of the city's total unemployed and 24 per cent of the childly cases. It furnishes 17 per cent of the city's illegitimate births, 20 per cent of its juvenile delinquency cases, ;to per cent of its murders and 'IU per cent of its houses of prostituti- tion. A glance at tho-c figures is enough lo show the inroads Dial vice, crime and general all-around unhappiness and misfortune make on the economically under-privileged. The child born in such an area does not get u fair chance in life. The cards are .stacked against him from the beginning. Nor is that all. The more fortunate man, who lives miles from such a neighborhood and grows to manhood without ever nii-:sing a meal or spending a night in jail, is affected by that neighborhood's existence far more than he usually imagines. Because of this submerged and poverty-stricken group' in: his-town, his taxes are higher. • Because of the crime- breeding conditions that prevail there, his chance:i of getting held up by a bandit some day are higher than they should be. Because of the illegal enterprises that flourish there',-iris-pity government, is infested with, graft.. Such an area, in other words, i.s a point of infection; a. plague-spot, influencing the entire city. No city can be healthy when poverty rests on any con-'idtrable number of its inhabitants. —Bruce Cation. ..MAY 27,_lOf!l- "Dirr" i llrallliv secret of its The lock is in ik<-ljii?d t!:-it ' key will not cir.c-r il. civ.-e il • lo^keJ, uiile.-LS a S?LT>M word i.s fl : celled out hy whirl n; j bit?, i dial attache:! to l'.o luck, much ! n tuimbc:- is dialed 0:1 a nndi . tclci>lione. ' Maiks is •••ci'vliij a • flvj years in life f : ccrnmllted in Han IX RAN QUEflTIN PHISON, C.lllf. j (UP)—Revising an old truism: "Ht ! a lockpickcr to make n pL'kpraD! . —-— lock." : H * " R - MORRIS KISjItHKIN through cavities mav form nbscc--- Harold Marks burglar, has In- !;i '" ur ' Journal of (He American s?s at Hie rools of the t-;cth. It IE vented « lock li" says he himsdl I M" 11 ' 31 A^oclalfm, and of Hy- quite rorsible for such gertns la \i; couldn's pick unl"-.s, ho know t!:: £e • the Health Majajiiw ! brought lo ihe rools of the Ice' i Theie are many diseases mat by way of the blood and thus to EJ: ••••"•iMilly occur In Ihe moulh. In uji disturbances. addition, the mouth is subject t- Trench mouth Ls ulcjratlon of t -.( the effects of diseases afTecthvr. the tops of the gums caus?J by gci:u- botlv generally. w |,ich live best where t.Vre Is n> Diseases that are partir:nlT-iv oxygen. For this reason. CUD of the inciuh diseases Include pvorrhei. b3>' methods of prevention on;l I'.hic!) us'ollv h-"dm abDiil mldjl; treatment of trench mont:i k ih:> age and which may h? vp s . n .^:iv for Hie loss of mnsl of t'e t'"IV dental decay, which mnv he inriicu- latly a disease of childr»ri fin 1 young atliitjU: ubsc-csses at. the rco'- of the tre'th, which-0',-cur at cl! ages: Vincent's disease or Vincent's angina, sometimes called irenph mouth. The studies that ,'-ave h;en mid' Tin nf a Iri VeclY-arOM Mortgige Dell Pr.itl ' READING, IM ' Ul ! >~lWs c->n- lracte:( ICO yi-a:s a'jo were luid olf hero when L;'VVM :no-t';;r::'s SchuylkHI Navigation C:i:n;>i:iy were cleared. I Tlie oldest uf ih? Jiiari-ii'!'! dc':ls was recorded on D2<'c:nb'r 15, 1323. It roprc^ciUcd mon >y lo m w l, •'• company hy Striken f;:ia:- J , Ui:'.i P'oner us; of =o.Iium |)>rb>n<. w-ich Ls m'ldly ?n'is:ptlc a:-' which develop? o:-:y3e:i. In n-lclition lo ihe cwlilbiis Ihru are paiticnlarly disuses of tV mouth, many general di c .?ase*. r:ji- : i as lnl:ereu]o?ls, cancer and syphiLs. and various forms of uois^iviv. such as from lead, mercury and bh- miilh. may Mlcel Ihe m^i.lh. eiir- (iii decay In rscent- years in- ir'2 Ihe teeth to fall out- and assn- dicate that if ihe teeth are kept elntcd with Ihe dei-tupmHU tf dean, if the person eats a pro'jor ulcers, diet wilh adequate amounts of vll amins A, n. C and I), and if suit- Thus the person who attemp". ' treat diseasjs of the motnh «vi. able denial care is given lo the have nol only a complete knowh '• Iceih at lenst once each year, den- of ihe structure of the moulh, ji • I'll carles is extremely unlikely to and teeth, but also of diseases 1 l"in caus?t! by a germ which g3ts called stomatology, dealing part • ••' into i'ie spaces bc'.<.v«en the teeth, larly with diseases of the nnm:i "lie sure and make Vm the same sixe. We're who can make his last Ihe longest." je Education Is Va'uad at $60.000 to see- I SEATTLE. IUP1 — I, a coll?!!.? e I- ucation fur two perscus v.orti SUO.;CCO? Tint was tils valuation put on an education by attorneys win, nothing like the church of Yes'ter- broughl Mill for SuO.OOO against Fi- I day. It semes that a few of llv Brotlipis. c'HKriiclnrs. <\-K:K\S ' crunch people and one .'or Iwo of CHURCH EXCUSES Sometime ago I said to a friend of mine that the church of today of u truck v.hifh olli(i?<l wilh a ! car ami c.iu=e:l t!i; de.ith of EJward Tht City May He Uirly, But Just for two little crocks, but I'm thru Try lo Find Garden Soil; Evtn i trying to make n garden in New Tiny BaifulLs of Precious StufT Cosls 50 Cents! NEW YORK.—Having returned from a week-end In the country whero flower* were budding and trees were lush green and miles of soft grass carpeting invited a tired clly fellow lo relax. I turned to the I York. I can't aflord It. OILTiERT SWAN. (Copyright. ID31, NEA Service. In:) yet your mind on other 1'iings an I f-M-rt a'm I the church nn:l its y- livilips. I feel sure I did .nit m 1 '" 1 a very good impression on Ihe *•'"- tor. And he almost insuUeJ me an i if it had bsen any o'her mi:i '*. wcuM have been an insult. He s 1 '! reasons why I have almost quil go- I had b??n o'lt so lin» tlrt '••• I ...i attorneys contended Uut Ed- | In S lo church. Of, th-re nre thous-it 1 had joined some 'o'h'-r j 'V a ". J .. Frci ' SH-.KZA. children of. olher reasons why I quit, especially church. But I just gave him n n[ IK- victim, losi their opportunity my church. There are som? that I dersDnd thai. I love my church rvl -to ge a- colic- KlsicaliDn wh-n I don't like. Then the way soms of 11 did not'anpreclate siidi a £!--s- their father was kille:i. an.-t should (he others treat me when I do go. 1 ticn and wh have compensation for being dc- , The pastor of my church has been ihe preschL'rs have lakcn exceplion= lo my statement. That's on- of the Edna is ta and Frrd 13 | .MEXICAN WAK WIDOWS , POKTLAN'IJ On- i UP)— Mrs El AUSTIN. Tex. iUP>- An appro-Isle Titus seaic!-'.'d an old trunk of priatiou bill passed by the Texas , her huibair.l. who died in 192S. MIC oiners ireat me when I do go. ticn, and when I told him I lr •• i I The pastor of my church has been my church he said that he In 1 I with us a long lime. J read son'-jJthimj somewhere latout | Now just the other day I was tell- 'absence' making the h'arl °-" • my him of some changes thai should ! fonder, and he supposed U mi»'-t I felt had mistreated me and told ' member. I fell like sayin" ^—i-him I did not expect to come any thing to him uut as he is u M ! ";»more as long as this fellow was so ter and Pastor of my church ] In active. And when he first told me ' the remark pass over, that this man had left this com-i If T can set my affairs arr-rr? 1 *£ her r of drain!,,, the Zuyder Sf'nVSS ^k I'could^ £'^U ^,£ SS t^ My wife is smancr aboul such ' Mary C. Derry of B « !rd and J£' "r ^ ^^ ^ T'S {leen^e™,,«"' iu? ,tat" f ^ "" ^"^ "' ^ !\t. G. Pollan of Beeville. 'farms, to her area. wife and snid: I to widows of saldiers of Hint war. "Ixtt's -have a window tax garden j There nre three in the state: Ihls year?" ' ] Julia Redfleld of Oiddiuas. When Holland Ins c->" mailers nnd said: "Yes—bui where nre you goins to M gel the earth?" • "You mean to tell me you can't i gel dirt in a town where there's j more dirt lhan eilhcr cl us evor i .suv, 1 Ijefore " i "Did you ever try buying any: earth, dirt or whatever you want i ; to call it?" queried my practical ; better half. •'- ' ! I Now that hadn't ever occurred' I to me. I remembered people icllin-j ' . me that enrlh In New York was o:ic i of Ihe greatest luxuries. They ha:l I said that it was cheaper to bur tli?. grown flowers lhan to purchase thr?' soil in which they grew. 1 Soil had always seemed so valueless. In years ogone. Out west, I had i merely to jab a r.ike into Ihe slrat- ! as of. packed-nnd mouldy leaves lo j obtain all the rich fertilizing m.i- j terlal I could'use. And if I wanted i n crock of earth. I had merely 13 i go into the back yard with a : nnd Ihere II was. But now I looked wistfully down i on my own back-yard. U was paved • with concrete. I looked into ncish- ! b3ring yards and saw painters nnd ' I carpenters turning them lulo oul- j jdoor summer tearooms. "Well, where can you get e.irtli i in (his man's town?" I asked sajly. i "You can buy it somewhere ar/1 ^y plcnly—but don't ask n:« ' where." , So I started out In the bi; riiv : lo buy enough soil for four llo-,i,>r pots. t>on't laugh! It Isn't fimnv! o- Is 11? ; I hadn't the slightest idiTi '.-.o-.v ; you bought earth in New York. D:d • you get U by the pound or ih- ' square foot, or what? i I stopped In a flower shop. • "Can you spare me a little . . j er . . eh . . n little soil . . y..v, : know . . earth, dirt?" I b.-ji;,. ; jomewhat subduedly. "N'ow let's see." replied Ihe <--:>n kcei>er. looking about. "1 mijht >..•••, j you have a small amount. 11,1 v I much did you want?" | 1 didn't know. I helpc-d liim hu:i'. I Finally he reached under .1 tab:-- '. nnd dragged out a sack. It a.i> -. ; V- ' about the size of the sack ynn •,....\ i to get when you asked fcr un- : , ; . ! worth of sugar. As he pb:K.-> , t ' down on the table, a dusty. s - lu< . like little cloud u-enl up. S: :r v-. this was very ancien: tanti! "How much Is it?" I h-.quir, ; "I'll have to ask yen so r ,,-. nnd he looked n little foolish v • know dirt Is pretty hard ;n ^ i nround here." So I went away carrying .1 ;•--, bag of earth under my Ari:i feeling somewhat silly. AII.I , dcrlng what would "hipp „ dropped It an.-l it pl6pi>:tl ,,-, • , | street. ' " : Since then I have marie --j-rr - i .quirlei. And I have Icartir.! •hi:"'i : ; couple youngsters o:it Lout; i,'-j i I | way have made a neat bit o: olij-,', shoveling up loads of"i i i I bringing them lo New York for <-' v They get 50 ccnls for a little buVv, • of It, And they gel quite a i>,t '/-I squares of green lawn. Anyway I've jot eno^ijh parf, - - do someons will say sa:n;lh:n; ihe way it goes You stop gcing and thai will hrrt my feelings. DEWBY GRO*"® IIKRI.M ii KIM: IOIIA* r,:,ui, nniti>i:\. >n rrcir in latf -i\lllt iiHIMV WII.MI.V <lr- I.-iyi hl> «*lo|iriLirni irlih her linir- iiNirr. IHKM: §•;> I;IIFTI-T. hut fall* in i-i.tLi Inrp him [bnl II I* Ul. Jut, i,, li,il,|, ,.,,ll lcr . and bauijle TPOM.MY eyed liim narrowly. Wilr i •-- i lo-couie out what money he'd got from his ,' ' wife's estate Undo George shou'd i . R [Iom ,' AN ^^ . rW , d Have identy. tho young man wn i J . ..... ,., .„,.„ „„. „, • „,-, . . "In hrr. lllillr t ..... » li, tlir BCgilln irll nlllncr. llrrl I . r,,,, o |ihj,ii> A illrrrl l,:, rmr ,l I,, h I "I'm t,ot EO young as I useit to i l;c." his uncle was saying. "1 vc you I'd tako care of you," lie i 'incd Indignantly. Tommy jeered at him. It wss risli. but honest. "You know wheri; 1 im with Irene." be accused. "Yoii tlr Inj Ctrl lull I, Jrrnr lull ttrtfl. II "llh IIINI Ihr llll.irl l,i-r>]-« drliMI l» l rl:ilri. Ihr rr-IUrd ri>i i tried for years to sell tL. I uut the town's been overbuilt anil l IOW ' toolc tll la Job because «h'e I Uldn't neeii a thing—escept a posi- "-'"ted me to. Well, wbat am 1 eft ! "flice. 1 hiicw thai had to come and j ins to [1 ° now? r-' 0 lob.-no rrionej!" j I k:icw 1 had tlie silc for 1i-ttie I "She'll wait for yon," Mr. flbfT. ; 'li I]U ,,lt> hrr nrlli- <-:lllhl l't<i:VIISS lirr. Itrrjl hrk'nnir* nnly site In town—so It was only a ipiesiion of gelling ihe poslnrTice." He was rambling, and Tommy kn^w it. "I've got a dale (n a few mln ; nlcs." [he young uian Baid, "and yon know I've got no time to lose. "All right." Hoffman agreed, man encouraged, arid Tommy fell like punching him oo the jaw. . "While 1 do whit?" he mocked. Again Hoffman bristled. "You're ilainucd ItnpertiaeDt." be declared in seirtlefcnse. "Don'i forge 1 . U Mimdrrln:! ulmul ni Mbi-ii lit. uni-lr in. » 11% iviTn ri::v s'Kmt t:H VI'TKH XXV you "VT'r.I.I. whiiT d ' 1 lu-le Dwirpe think?' ti :lip 'alter pmrfil tnitiilr in.jij ;i illsrnni'ertrd Uie olnlei ira*l a irllle. h:it tie wasu I golns; to Ijl I'liinni) s^e I'nrle (ipdtcr rim I>M the lied, pin rniiiin.v's (•.\[nossiiiii <;iirl as [Ian- i a^ minis: "Til like tu kmiw wliai 1 > nn i e L]|I In " '• " ritlnk ol ulial?" 'Vomniy conn lo: I'd. si nwl'tif; al liim. His iinrl.; Inri^hrd<lh ">-IMI d nrvt'i ciu-s^." lie nii>wou-d "A:nl lil'Tiirc I fell (nil I ua;il you lo kllnw s^-ln-rliirij: flf ivlNiT T means tr> me-this thing lia.-: IM^'PIMICI! Tonuny's Jaw was not (he kind dial ihops open, hut he did look as hlank as a stucco wall for a minute. Mere was ono catastrophe ;.e had never thouglil possible even ilinusl his trust in bis uncle was n nt deep, Insifnclively he liMiJ^cii for the dark Ride where George was concerned. A number ol lijnes siaco hi; uncle had persuaded him to put hl« money in bad securities Tommy had Uinnght oT what llcryl salrt il.rnrt Mr Iliiffiiian that nl?ht stit tirnkn up the clo|ieiuent wilh Irene liy hor rraxj- nLU-mpi at hEduanhig | lie lka:tn't difTfrod will) her much lUr-n. t'linuch mil admilllng it. »ml young fellow, that the Hoffmans done a lot for you nerved himself lo como°oul witb j " ls ti)at £0 -" Tommy retorted liis news. "Here II is. I've told the' " Wel1 - J ust >' ou remember my Aunt Emma wasn't a Huffman noil she married you. And she did a lot ninre for you than alie did for me with monej that wasn't JiotTmao money, either." His uncle got to his feet, red !TI the face. "If teal's how you feel aboul It." he answered hotly. -| gucsi you won't want the lob \'it Eol fir you, but don ^ma whin Ing around to me when you it:t what a fool you've been." "I'll come whining arouaO lo you when I've more goc* iinonej to Ibrow after bail." Tommy to,d him Mis uncle si rode out of the room muttering something about un srateful puppies. Tommy grubbed his rial Riid left the Liousc. He did not go directly ieen a time since when •o hail f.>i£inirn lo l» raii'li-ns • iih nls uncle it was tn-canse h\* imd -as prcnrrupicd wilb Irene Nn'v if he'd insi til^ Inh hp could XP<TI no liplf from Hoffman "I low ahnut ihe llii'iiler?" h' "I' will hi lorn down, naturally. (IH unrie tn (lie Everctts' but walked a few hlorks uut of hi? way lo cool oft before seeing Irene. He couldD't cool >o he give ui. that attempt and WCDI lo lell her his Iroublcs. Irene *ras ilell^htecl nol delighted because Tommy nad such bad luck but because she'd " "P"' oud I out before ni In a uirneiLed?" Tommv cm | Tntmny gulped. "And you're no, k nL '™ ' :. I In V.iaiply. j inoviiri tu <ome oilier building "Ihin't h? In a hurry." Mr lion i Voti'ic Riving up the Palace-. . man advised "Ju*t listen a nihuue i altoaoJliiT?" I waul Km tii see mailers ihu way ! "Tlie Palace has had Its day." th* i;:«y nnpiMr In me " j tidier nun dfr-hrcil "II was the Un Timiiny wmiiil nni lie sllr-ni. "x.. | .-si shnw house mi the Norlli Shore li:i-ro are Iv.n shies to whiU'j n.ip ! oni-p up t >n a lime, llul the lr.dustr\ |i:>iicil, are tlii'ie?" i .Mid the times h.ive moved too fasl "Wi'll. inayhi'." lil.-t uncle astro'it j (or It. It had to fo." and niM^il wilti n loucli of smni: "Yeah?" Tornmy rctorlrd. "Ye •1 ilnn I w.iitl rnn lo [hkiXiVnu llimii:]kt ii had enough luln I hnven I consldvied you in m:ilicr" "Yes?" Tummy's Inflection full of dniilit. 'Yes. 1 have. I'll do somclr.lng for yo'i, hut I had to think of my self. Why, this la whai I've teen working tor. for Ihe past 10 yrarsl li seltlfi <vcitilling for me. 1 can quit now—111 hn« tnougb." slon between her two sullors. "Oh. Tommy, that's ion i ; Irene said, and I lie way she said il was like a dash of cold waiet in Tommy's face. \Vhal cnnit nen was \u>rsc lhan lie Itad feared 'Now* we cr.n't be engaged any!" "Kngaged!" he repeated. "Say Irene, we'ie going to be married in less than a week. You can't break minded.her.-"ft.would be luoi ...e ^ same Is Dow~only—" "Only that It's quite din,.....:.'• Irene Bubstltuted. "You'ra - utu s'o- Ing w college. Everythlnn I.KS changed! 1 There lsn:i .auythin., 10 look forward to." "There's love." : Tommy i tained,- tuou'gb his hope was ^.r.-r ing.' . - "Biit no cotiagc," she-icuiii-.i "Give rne tiine!" Tommy pli'L-.. I. 7I'll-make good." . • "Of course jou will." 3 ti« a = 4. 'Bui we-must wait for it. "Tu."..v And It wouldn't, be fair to en •• r of us lo be enraged white w - e waiting. You knoi It's nu my faull that we aren'i married I si you let Beryl step In and then -.- ir aunt died. I'm aw full.- *• .v. Toumy. bin I've given >vu i-- v chance. Il was ycir «u.:=i-s •-n thai we wall ihe second lini- ->i postponed our wedding day. L i K It would be unlucky a Ihlrd I- •< We'd hetler lueak the uu;asci. .1 and start all over." "1 don't see how yuu c-.. • rf like thst If you love -me. I I you now. li^ue. 1 uetd lo UP -» of fnu. I ciiuld try harOei i. ...u were my wife." "Tliat'a aelllsh," ii^iit 1 U "What would Happen if you d : i —If you couldn't —make K it You've gut to be hjnest. 'li. v. You wouldn't try to sell ami • ; von dlrin'i know was gonrt v. u you? Of rnur.s* you n-uuldn i." - « answered litrwlt. "Then lmv> . -n you iry lo sell me a fitiuir i M yjuie ma sure of? Ujn'l >o., t« II lifil'l fair in me'.'" Tommy hnd lu admil tlu- i .. n of her argument. fori;clllii8 I • • ' moment before she bad 5ni'i -it knew he wniihl make guud I-T haps he was cunfuseil wliu Mi sudden drop ut his forlune . r haps disappointment was n . -^ Him. Tommj had wanted wliii I ihe yearning and arriiir nt i: } whole ticart lo marry Irene ''< iusi black despair now il i ( oeert unhapplcr uuyunu k.i M avtr his ninl's death Me said, dlsplrjtcilly: "i ...... you're rlglit." "Ihll you v.-on'l fuigi'l me •••! you?" Irene asked littu wilh r> .-' fulness that went uo dtniti ' •••' lelt In It 10 IK; world the sacrillic] MilJ off like a mere cngacempntl" ! of a cnilc^o cdiKMtlnn. You lalkciil "Pon't lie «m>\" Irene protested was; a lot about kcciittis II abreasl o: the limes—sivlng simppy shows to make up for uncuintortnblr seat< an.1 all that sort of thine. And >h the time you had it on the irmrkti for ealo. Just playing me along wcro you? You knew you couldn't E<<t « ihow man who ww "How could we go on with UT You can'l support »ie now." • • » T^OMJilY made a tremendous effot\ *• »nd swallowed Ms pride. "Unce you eafd yourself that you could get a Job aud take cart of yourself wnlll I T;** of h» r»- her words. Tommy did nol answer. "Kiss me. will you. T > Irene coaied. Torujuy obliged, aoiuvnhai l. ly. irwas nil he could do l» t from crylet as be held hot '<> arms. Irene wa» thinking: ".\o<. l > (0 with PreniiH ir the sluu.o morrow night!"

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