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WLUAANY WORLD,,,.FO r~ ~ RUDE L II-atsus c 1Women Physic ladia. r, r Lady doctors in Itals re- a eeive rather higheJ men of s the same grade, as pension I them. A lady d u pertake to I p serve five years; her oat is paid; I. .: her salary is 0 a montlh, and at I the end of Ayr she receives 800 e rupees as nney. 8h-as" as c month's holid uring the year on full pay and is no., 6xcluded Lei private t practice. C A Deliclae Girl's Work. A reporter Ihs a window that com- I mands a view of a song-room over a gentleman's furntshin store. Every t morning when the reportur gets up he,] sees a sleder girl sewing the work- ¼ rag* winopw. Often when he comes t hoige at night she is still sewing. She 1 Is making eyelets in shirt fronts. It is < nice and delicate work, though she does it with the persistency of a machine. She takes thirty stitches every minute. That is 1800 every hour or 18,000 Every day. In a week she 4 takes 108,000 stitches. Her hanu moves a ylrd for , every stitch. In a week she measures off precisely six miles and a quarter of space 1 with that hand. The pay for this pro- 1 digious amount of effective labor is .*1 a day, and she is considered a high. apriced, skilled workwoman.- Phi'adelphia Pless. Chance to Become Honuekeepsrs.. A project that has been contemplated for some time by Mr. A. T. Drexel, the °hiulae phia millionaire, has been put I tical shape by the purchase of the Lells mansion at Wayne, Delaware County, and the sele tion of trustees and managers for the Drexel Industrial College for Women. The object of the institution is to instruct females between the ages of thirteen and nineteen years in all duties appertaining to the care of a household, and to teach such trades and businesse' as will make them prac,tlcal women, able to earn a respectable .livelihoed.- The benefits of the college 'are to be extended, first, to th da hter of clergymen,and se eun atshters of respe table parents,who, through e4Petsfaircqstaposs,are ablZe'to give the c r il4 r trainipkam edtpese 4 the u~ae new ug endowadeas b met and the esmest, it is $1,500,000. In con-i n college instruction will be 'e the pla of the Cooper -istiSW)te, y which pupils will receive tuitTon while residing at their own homes. - Cfitesiinti hs r. WBlI(atp 1st Sile Again. here wlbe a nreat rage for em - broid and printed muslin white groun4, during the Pia season, mecording to Jennie uame, because they make up so well ip straight skirts. The newest styles revive the borders in graceful patterns round the bottom of the skirt; borders between which and the small designs upon the upper past of the slprt there, ,.is no abrupt transition, but agradual lessening until the lines are lost in the soft bleofing o[ shades: or figures in the folds. The gathered bodice will unbe }Wore fashionable than ever; ineh0aptlice waist, which had it all its own way last year, will divide the honors with the lated folds of the Grecian boe this season, and the full partly superseded by the slowiug and loose, open sleeve of thirty yeara T eis talk of rpviving the 'ape qy dyrs ago, and indeed O(3ices ate a "spencer of blapk silk tl*t 0s: ci 'We over a *hii er ,.: Americangrt and it is to be $el o ago fabrics made a bid for1 fbitt 4k. easate of the POt iorter .s .z*setsble tail 12 * ~ ~ e tott viitiq a ver hu rant part in the season s% Jobr, the large retailers'!C e~very section comtry, except' Ph~dnlb8 hAv taken held is a manwbehq, wpeAm Omad ce iný ff~ý Ytt ! happeaýa oI is naraoaica, fir while tine ~ and buiUtt ad erm The.o.ie taseme I.trim PP of the d paa~Iit3 of eM4 . Isatf ar Now, a ýAm aa 4 w :... 4 .<;.ad *r fi t * parie it the l United 8tatqgmr even i thi the world.- At 5 4 fagof May 8sst t scig lookts or lake, op: colois ej s atburs gN aego rumpls saems an artistic 0 i mett The canew of Wales, w ladylike, refined face, is charm' ing, but that is alt. The London an rave as they will about her y-an hour's walk in any large city in the IUnitei $taies will discoVer a hundred girls better looking and with al refinement of face. The first one reemen ade black very chic; bofforetime it had been dedicated to the bourgeoisie; the second made frills of lace, loose.fitting gloves, picturesque hats and all wt1es specially suited to slender women the vogue; while the last gate to the high military collar, the dainty little bonnet and simple arrangement of the hair the seal of her approval. Each one of these women was clever enough to mate fashionable exactly the thebelengings that-hid her defects, and to know how to hide a defect or bring out a perfection is the art of the modiste to-day.-Philadelphia Times. Bad for Blonde Hair. Natural gas has made enemies among ladies. Blonde hair has had much to do with it. When burning gas is introduced into the same apartment with blonde hair and allowed to remain there, the peculiar aetion of one upon the other will develop. Some ladies are not attached to their hair; this is unnatural. Most of the fair sex glory in their hair: this is natural. But, whether natural or not, in either case, hair of golden hue always suffers from association with natural gas. *Notwithatandldh this effect, there is an affinity which draws the two togetýer, and blonde hair cannot escape the influence of its ardent plague when the two come into intimate relations. The elfect is imperceptible at first, apd it is only after a certain period of close asso. ciation that the pernicious and utterly demoralizing influence upon blonde hair is apparent and the hitherto unknown character of the deceptive gas is discovered. The insiduous influence seems to he exertive at first contact of gas with :blonde hair{ although not immediately noticeable u on the latter, and lays hold evee fibre of is4atire, growing pgooea assertive until the v-m sz*'y and the tork of rdifiR progreased that ory effort e hair is futile, and the a mplished in the t utterly blac character of the beaui tiful victim. To be more spcific, the vapor. impe:r cepsibie to the naked eye, generated by s the gas, attacks the doldet tresses, n whether wig or in a state of luxuriant *growth, and gradually darkens the hue of blonde hair as, long ss the influence cogginies.. The vapr ip ammonia, which - can be seen on glass in a room where e it rises. It co s with the sulphuz in the hair c , which produces a sulphuret . onia. Where the I chemical action strong enough the hair would become black. This is plans -P tibturg Disp 'ii. Fashion Notes. in Chtutilly lace is in high favo Gobelin blue is again ve y popular. Plain crap. is used in raris for dresses. CL White is pretty for house dresses all the year around. I arge brimmed hats are features of fr spring millinery. Frogged jackets for spring wear arc It extremely English. Entire ribbon dresses have appeared. W ere msae with an alternate stripe of net-or Ioe. g , The turban is slightly altered. The a ,crovin is~ower, the brlasu ntrrower, and '7 the trimnding less elaborate. Green is aai to the front in greater $ e tY ftt '4tanf"l v6ftor the new a tints are delicate andbeautiful.- * . oilubt.iogs of .green with certain al 4 fue~browu, rose and Venetian 91 t6 ie -teen in Paris gownas d d S r tocae are wrought c sWoa striped ground of various weaves, f ttpom b#ag- rich arabesque and bfiotegnS. The more dressy ,cloth gowns are f tmadg of iloths of two contrasting colors t vv ý oli c u e d with heany repped t y ,twithstatding the constant appear- 1 ed of new figured and floral patterns, t dotted Swiss muslin holds its own for a c variety of purposes. c Some of the new orocades have at simpie teasary of silk threads, having somewhat 't elect of outline work, on an armaso or satin ground. The is no change in gloves to note. The of street colors include black;, four of gray,oneshade of "putty" p twelve tan shades. e ele are agso the fashion. silk and stat are all used fot bt thebande st are of good 1 ba 4 momeants. of Aa.veb or three or fo~ h nbbre it is the <uei *1* ht fronts of :.. . r is that b8 at pronounced of the dAu~krtY sag otwi 4 ble to buy r } tones to a certain y refined the plac# n est of fine are exhibited long Grecian ýi &hti very deep j to match of evening dresses are to of to one arm OA *Ot e senes t omber inthe p s c binew s ' te ilia anduaml of hns er gowaLs ý e talies, th lop .4 t siuhe~e om the Aree IrPa i.p Becomian Gentleman in Cores. 1 It is very desirable to be a gentleI and enterprising members of commen classes are continually striving for this end. The examination itself is a most picturesque sight. It is held in a large enclosure at the rear ,of the palace grounds proper. Here on a large raised stone platform the Kiig sits under a canopy with his officials. The contestants display their power upon targets prepared, or they squat upon c ground by the thousand and write away industriously. Each writer is perhaps provided with an umbrella, stuck into the ground at a convenient angle for sheltering him from the sun or rain, while by his side lies his bundle containing food and writing materials, and his staff, for perchance he has walked many miles to be present on this occasion. The day is a general holiday at the capital, and nearly every house contains one or more of these contestants from the country, with their peculiar brimless hats and their little packs upon their backs. In about three days the decision is announced, and then the streets are made lively with the gay procession of the victorious ones as they parade the public ways, dressed in bright colors, wearing the court robe if sufficiently high rank has been obtained, and riding gayly caparisoned horses or donkeys, while a band of music precedes, followed by a gayly dressed dancer bearing the diploma, which he flourishes in the air as he postures in the presence of the crowd. Once having tecome a gentleman, the Core.n affects a peculiar slow swinging stride, and never breaks out into a rapid "go-as-you please" gait.. This peculiar stride sa .u;sed to be caused ly sitting cross legged so long in riding in the chair, and seeing it one at once infers, as is desired, that the person is a gentieman and accustonmed to being borne about from pace to place rather than to walking. Also the speech and manners change with the p;omotion to gentility. A Iorean can instantly <lete gentleman by his formu ofi speech. T he vulgar forms of the commoner are dropped and the more elegant expressions of the gentleman are cultivated. W~aile in the house the gentleman is strict in enjoining th: observance of all the respect due hint from his women, chi'dren, relatives and friecids. With the laboring classes there is mole home life they sit down together to eat their meals, anei they smoke when and as they please: while the son or wife of a gentleman may only smoke in his presence on special permi-sion. Tobacco is used universally in Corea. The child learns to smoke in lighting the elder's pipe aud he never forsakes its soothing 1 int.uence. The weed is never chewed, but is smoked in long-stemmed pipes º with brass bowls of generous caliber. Au ollicial of some rank uses a pipe with t a stem so loumg that he cannot light it if he wohili.except by tqmchuig it to a coal at some distance. When several of thse-e i dignita i's a-seunm ) in a room fer a smoke and rest-their tipe bowls in a cemnton tray at one side of t1.' roomthere is little space left for pr unena~i:uc. Fractions of time ale reckoned by the t pipe, full of tobacco, meaning the amount of time rdia uily cortsmiied in leisurely smo.:ing a pipe of tobacco, which is about e tual to ten minutes. As is seen in the following sete ce: 'I wment to your lou'e to see you. you were not in. I smoked one pipe of tobscro, and you not ha ing aur. ired. I left. -Sa j- riu cisen ( brja. Baggage ]tules for. Globe Trotters. Globe trotters should take a wa:ning from a decasion rendered by .'udge th Nehrbas, in the City Court. New York. a It was in the case of Downey against the w Inman t'teamship Company. The suit was one to recover $.-vo for loss of haggage by the burning of the Inman steamship City of Montreal. Louis .1. (.ranit appeared for the plaintii and Jlenry G. Pt Ward for the company. The plaintitf proved that he had lost Ill $-5)0O worth of haggage. The intense was that the company was only liable to the extent of A50, as on the ticket it was stipulated that it accented no further responsibility. Sure enough the tickets a of the cempeny did bear such stipulation. To strengthen the defence a e ti cision of the Court of Appeals, in the at case of Steers Against the Liverpool, New c York and Philadelphia Ste:un hip Com- tt pany was found, in which it was 'aid n concerning such tickets: " "'In absence of n fraud, concealment or improver practice, m the passenger is supposed to have read ' the terms of the ticket and acquiesced > therein." The plaintiff arguid that in his case there had been concealment, as t the stipulation was printed in stnadl type on the back, and his attention was not s called to it, but the ticket was given a to him in an envelope. Judge Nehrbas, b however, ch~arged the jury to find a verdict in strict accordance to the law, which they did, and Mr. Downey will * get but p.0. It is a fact well worthy of notice that t this ruling applies not only to steamship tickets, but to any contract which may be printedoR soaiway tickets, express or telegraph blanks. In England this 1 question has been agitated and settled by a law providing that any company to put such a contract on it4 tik~ r blanks must secure the aaa.T ture o the purchaser to the same or not binding.-Washington A Farmer's Success. Speaking "1little things," I have in mind now a up who fifteen years ago bought a farm here in Connecticut for $8Got, paying down what cash he cjld, and giving a mor f $4O00 the balance. The gen lne of his operations has been the same as his neighborp', in addition to which he has been looking'about the farm for brush to out and stone to pick up, touching up the pastures with a little top dressing here and there, gathering leaves in fall and asuck in winter to add to his manure piles With a good dairy, and poultry, and a large fruit and vegeP table. garden, and with other "little tilagaPthat can be picked up about the farm from time to time, he is marketing " something is the village two or three day in the week all through the year, amd thus. always has cash to the, expenses. A family of: been well educated, the mortgMEd d of, many improvements mae the place, ad he is several thousan&Mfla? "ahead in money safely invested. i neighbors, who have only been able just make a living, will teu you ds a too much t ma "fussing wi Slittle thin s" yet after all has been **mighty luc ."-Harsford Courant. The Baby King of Spain. The only mona-ch in the world of whom absolutely nothing disagreeable 25 said, his Majesty King Alfonso, of Spain, is getting on toward his third birthday, and preparations for that event are being made and written about, though it is still several months off. A great many ] industrious writers and correspondents continue to pour out information regarding this important baby. One full-grown scribbler declares with the utmost seriousness that the little King is modest r and unassuming, and gives no thought to his exalted position or his future destiny, a truly remarkable thing in a boy thirty months old. It seems, too, that his long list of names, and the fact that he is officially known as the well-beloved son of the Pope, brother of all gentle- I 1 men who wear crowns and cousin to all Spanish grandecs, has hot inflated him with pride. The principal misfortune of 1 Alfonso's life appears to be that he has no one to play with him. No child could 1 be allowed to play with him unless it were old enough to understand how caretul it would have to be not to infringe the royal dignity, and besides, the Queen is afraid of causing jealousy by conferring upon any great lady the honor of having her childreu play with the King. The hardest work to which this young monarch is subjected is that of receiving his ministers, dignitaries of state, generals, grandees, and so forth, while sitting on the throne in his nurse's lap, a ceremony which entails his sitting still while all these things pass before him. At Wednesday's reception 2001 great men of various kinds turned up to see the King and bowed to him. One precious advantage this royal baby has over ordinary ones, which cannot be exaggerated, is that everybody who comes along and admires his yellow curls has not the right to kiss him.P/oadedphis Pres'. A Picnic in Samoa. The Samoans are as fond of picnics as any p litical or social club in New York. A select party of about a hundred people in all will arrange an event of this kind, inviting friends t ) participate, and often the o.ncers or men of the foreign vessels in the harbor are included among the guests. The picnic grounds, or waters rather, are in the mountains, about four miles back of the Apia. The central range of mountains in the island of Upolu, which is the principal, island of the group and the one upon which Apia is situated, reaches a height of about four thousand feet above the level of the sea. The foot-.ills,which rase gradually, one above the other, from a short distance back from the shore, are covered with verdure the year around, and here, in the cool forest, are found mountain pools of clear water, where the imnph.bious natives can enjoy themselves to their heart's content. Over the*i arc, precipitous rocks on the shqre the mountain streams have powed their waters for ages, until the surface of the rocks is worn as smooth as polished marble. Some of the male picnickers precede the main body of revelers to one of these pools. carrying the provisions, which include abounteous supply of fresh pork, chicken and tsh. When all have arrived they enter the water and amuse themselves by swimrming, diving and skylarking. ducking > cach otter's heads,or rising unexpectedly leneath some one whose attention is i cli1eried elsewhere. There is an upset, a scream of laughter and an escape. They arn exceedingly good natured and merry, never taking offence at the pranks and practical jokes of their companions. After about two hours of this sport they gather on the shore and partake of " a luncheon, and then again into the water they go like sporting seals. t An Army of Menials. A great many people have been sur- I prised, when atterdling the Vanderbilt entertainments during the past year or more, to notice the marvelous number of servants in livery. After the English fashi'n, this household army is usually drawn up in line in the hail and the guests pii. into the drawing room with a line of servants -on either side. The . uestion that naturally arises is, what in I the world does the family do with this armia of menials when they have no social allair on hand and are not enter - tamning. As a .iniile matter of fact it may b1 czplainelI that these servants are not regular \ anderbilt attaches. They are only taken on when the occasion reonires their services. In the language of the theatre, they are the 'extra ballet.' The liveries in which they apear are supplied themn by the butler of the house froni -n iimense trunkful of such garnentV which have been imported and are constantly kept on hand. The butler's wardroie contains fifty or seventv-five such suits of livery, so that no matter what the peculiarities of size and a among these hap-hazard domestics n~Is), it is a compartively easy thing them out.- Town Topics. 'Imitation Paper Straws. A asap i Washington has a factory which tur aout from 1,000,000 to 2,000,000 paper Imitation "straws" a day. TbM tells, without going much further lato particulars, which way the wind *aow the daily output is about 1, 000 of these straws. But as the weathr grows warmer the orders increase until the full 2,000,000 a-day are SI called for and absorbed by the market. What an ingenius person this man was tice the thirst of the race and its acy to assuage this thirst through as, and then to devise processes and ines that beat nature at her work, producing "straws" from paper cheaper and better than nature can make from straw. He uses 154 machines, all duly patented, and it is not only making paper straws, but making a fortune. 1 A demand for 2,000,000 fresh straws s each day shows that we belong to a very a thirsty race. e An Ambitious Chinese Cook. Mrs. Stanford, wife of the California Senator, has a Chinese cook in her ema ploy who is becoming a nui ince, owing to his overweening amb.i on. Mrs. Le Stanford sent him to a cocking school re New York, in which he learned all the scientifioieatures of the gastronomic art. The result was that on his return rs Washington he displsged a desire is serve a banquet every day. lie is not p'appy unless the Stanfords are giving a dinner party every twenty-four hours. there is a growing conviction in Mrs. Stanford's mind that the Chinese must go. - 7ines.DedJocrait. THINGS DOCTORS DO NT .NOW. Their Ignorance Illustrated In the $.M.eon Peisoning Cases. There was a commotion among the doctors at a recent in )eting of the Massachusetts MedicoLegal Society, when it was found that reporters I for secn!ar newspapers were taking notes. Pa- c pers bearing specially on the notorious Robin- t son arsenical poisoning cases had been an- r nuunced. Dr. Holt declared that there was general ig- i norance of the syntptouts of arsenical piisoninY, r and claim 'd that inetaine of this ignorance tte Robinson poisoning cases had gone on without arorsing sispieioans on the part of medical men. t There were, he said, at least eight cases of a criminal poisoning; seven occurred within live f years, and in one family, and the other was that r of a relative. The cases were all treated by physicians of large practice, promin -it in the profettsi, I and yet no suspicion of arsenical potniitntg a was aroused until an ortanization in which the i victims were insured tried to determine by t investigation why so many persons died sudden- f ly in this family. In supp ,rt of his etatentent as to the ignor- t anrance of medical men of the esmtptonms of t arsenical poisoning, the doctor remarkedl that certificates of death were given it live ~f the i lobinson c isen as follows: paeuntoula, typhoid fiver, neningitis, bowel diseas-c dud Brighte' Th-- -tartling tisc'nourm of tht stupid i-tiorainc shown in the treatt it of tbe-e cases ito quite in k eping wata the usual itdijcnitiin manifested by th- profiertit in the In atnt ti of pei sons wht i are sufterers from the eli itand enuitle poleon which is gil raced lin tit system f ont a ui ased state of tht kiduty-. The athlicted are treated fir cnsuttptioin, apopl ac, for bra n and various n-r otte lisrders, when in itn nto ilntancts, it is shown. tween I too late, t at ttc pati-tnt was wtitngfttlly and ignorantly treated for a supp.-eId disc use wit cli was, in reality, but a syumpttim if ki-ltnev disage, antid shoul have tiei tinmly tIn ed a, -etch bl the use of Warnt-rs Safe inr-. which is tIt on e r tntdt known that can ii. -'ct efifutt reeled on it the trartiin it of -ili ti-i it-i ,tuch exltihitions of sttpidity by thlmoe nibpOitei, gnat ittetligetc in liici tittietrs calctla: it ti dtestroi ioitidcnt , and it tii it niell at-i that a tieniedy like Warnt r Satif Car-, whit'i place; the direct meant of 1re-, riin- health in the suff r~r's hatns, is far tmoirimertorious than high-priied medical advice nhieht is so generally wrintI I-s and t" , o ti i ast upon an errtt-oiiu opinion as to th IruO ,`:tus( (t 0;1n-s!'. Human lif. is just a little tio pr it i- to the aver eg :ti-tinial ti be en-tie ito tit, hibu:rv or ignorance of otheis. Immense Vessels. In addition to the 38 war ships of one ..ind or another now in construction by the Britist, 10 more are to be laid down at a cost of £'2_.tOtI.,00h, making 301 war ships by 1894. Of all the war vessels of the United States, the largest and most powerful will be the Maine. She will be 310 feet long, with a disphncement of 6,648 tons and a horse power of 1,000. She will have two latteries and ter armor will be 11 inclhs thitk. She nsi be a very ugly customer to alt tnk. A GEORGIA physician writes to the Constitution, of Atlanta, that the solution , used in the hand grenades now offered so extensia'ely for sale is easily and chetaply inade by taking twenty pounds of coninton salt, ten pounds of sal tinmoniac t itmutriate of ammonia, to be had of aty el uggist), and dissolving in seven gtlloits of water. Whien it is dissolved it can be bottled and kept in each room in the house. In case of fire, one or two bottles should be tithrown with force into the burning place, r iard enough to break them, and the fire t will certainly be extingintthed. That Tired Feeling is experienced by almost every one at this season. `early everybody needs a good spring medicine and many people resort to Hood's Sarsaparilla to like Hood's Sarsaparillb to expel impurities Which drive away the languor and eshauoiott. The blood, accumulate In the blood during the winter, keep up laden with impurities waich have b,-e ccumulat as warm weather appeIng for months, moves sluggishly through the Wite and promote healthy digestion. Try food's Sarveins, the mind falls to think quickly, and the body saparilla and you will be convinced of Ht peculiar is still s'mowlr to respond. Hood's Sarsaparlilla t.;lerits. It 14 the spring medtcine, reliable, just what is needed. It purifies. vitalizes and en- binefictal, pleasant to take, and gives full value for Iriches the Id~isi. tuekes the head clear, crtu eates th tae ia' asprlaa pigtnc n money. appetite, overcomes that tired lealh; tn~te~ tk l,~osraail sasrn ae n system, and imparts new strength and recommend it to all who have that miserable tired vigor to the whole body. -reng. "-C. l'sra1t.na, 349 Bridge St.. Br.oklytIN.'. Hood's Sarsaparilla Makes the Weak Strong Is proven to ie so vastly superior to any other sara- --My appetite was poor, I could not sicep, bad head parilla, or blood purifier, that one, has well asai: ache a great deal, pains In my bar my did "Its health-giving effects upon the blood and entire not tove regularly. Hood's Sarsapartill in a short human organism are as much more positive than time did me so much goof that I feel like a new the renmelies of a quarter of a century ago as the man. My pains and aches arc relieved, ay g poctlte steam power of to-day is in advance of the slow and improvcd. I say to svo need at good niedi laborious drudgery of ycar4g0. " try Rood'su anl see."-'37-O.E F. "For years I was sick every spring, but last year Jk.t'os,- Roxburiy Sttation, Connr. took Hood's sarospaciilla and liave not b een sick N. 11.-lie sure to get Hood'V Sarsaparitla, do not . . . . .' Ion t ' Induced to buy any other. Hood's Sarsaparila I~yalrggits :31 six fr y. Prpre oly 'sold by ,all druggists. $1; six for 8R. Prepared ,nly '.c a 110A S a C.1 oe -srie, Lo weli Mass by C. 1. 11001) it CO( pothea ark5e L swell, Ma~ss. 100 ose35 One Collar I 100 Doses One Dollar A Man of 31usele. Beveral years ago an a tut of Dresden persuaded a locksmith there to give up his trade and becomnt an model. It was a good thing for the locksmith, who is now the famous "muscle man of Dresden," whose magnificently developed body makes him probably the most renowned model in the world. In order to preserve for future artists an exact duplicate of his extraordinary figure the director of the Royal Saxon Povzellanf6brik at Meissen recently invited him there that a cast from life might be taken of the upper part of his body. It is said that "his muscular development is so complete and d tained that even the Least and slightest cord of every muscle stands forth prominently, and his whole body looks as if it were woven together or plaited like basket work. His muscles have such a hardness that they feel to the touch as if they were carve l in wood. She forgot. A piecc dramatized fjom a novel by Miss Braddon was dauWbed by oversigiht. A scec was introduced in a hich a child was kidnapped from its moth r, and at the end, when all were made happy, the restoration of the child was taken for grante I. It was the fault of the novelist and passed unnoticed for quite a minute after the fall of the curtan: Then a "god" leaned over from the balcony and solemnly inuluiretl: What about that kid?" The piece was swamped in an in1 extinguishable burst of laughter. A COLORED church in Indianapolis, Ind., will reproduce, on its own platform, the scenes of the inaug :ration of PresiI dent Harrison, all the members of the Administration and their wives being represented in tie show by members of the congregation. I.MsbS dure. I -want eamething snaf said a genial look jog gei5 f c[i gi who was wrapping a bottle of medicine for the gentleman's wife. Poor man; his heart had grown skeptic and with good cause, for his wife had suffered for years with painful weakness, nervousness, constant fatigue, rheumatism and other symptoms of ill health, and, although he had tried many remedies, found nothing that gave relief. i Well," said the druggist, "I do believe this' is sure. I have only been selling It a few months, yet, in that short time, the sales have increased rapidly. Sometimes some one comes in and says, 'I want a bottle of that retnedy that cured Mrs. Brown or Mrs. Smith of rheumatism.' - What I would ask. T'hey had forgotten, Ao I wonleisay, 4Is it B. B. B?' 'That's it! that's ii!' would invariably be the answer. I tell vol B. D. B. is rapidly gaining the ,reat."t reptitation of any remedy ei r s dd. It hals proven itself a scut: cure for the many il symp<tom that follow an atneiverisliiil conditic ni of the blood. Imps bo~li the cans-of ititumnerable aches, pairs, inmpatred fiuctiois, indi {estion, catarrh. etc., all of which readily vield to the wonderful recuperative virtue contained a B. B. F. I edlievc solt clay it will ie It,. only thing nsed by the peepie as a cure for the constetutional evils at'ising trim a state of lliid impurity. MR. Dxnns, the new Protectionist Premier of New South Wales, is an expert at wood carving, having learned the art while serving twelve months in a Sydney jail for contempt of court. Th. secret of the universal success of Brown's Iron Hitters is owing to the fact that it is the very h at irtin pureparation made. By a thorough anti- rapid assimilation with the blend it reaches every part of the body, giving I health. strength and endurance to every portin. 'uts tiegitiniust at the foundation It biuitds up and ri-tores lost health. It does not coni~tain i hi-ks ior alcohol. It will not blacken the teeth. It does not constipate or cause headache. It will cure dyspepsia, indigestion, heartburn, sleeplessness, dizzinei,5, uervtus debility. weakness, etc. 'lie wife of Irof. Richard A. t'riot'l has i., tn ;ranted a pension of $500 a year. A Wondterlal Food and .tledicine. Known and used by Physicians all over the world. Snerr'a EMIArstoN not only gives tlesh niji strength by virtue of its own nutritious proyerties. but createsanappetie for food that luills up ihe wasted body. 'I have been ustic cott's Emulsion for several years. and am lle-aecd with its action. My patientt- at it is Si aewnt ani palatable, ail all grow strocier indtain fr ni the tes of it. 1 use it in all ic-e- of WVa-tliog liisea-es, and it I, .p.ei uuly useful for chiiilren when nutrient inedctIon is needed, is in Marasmu.'- 1'. W. PIElEi., M. D., Knoxville, Ala. The tanning industry will ga, if makin leather by electricity proves success. Dangereas Negltgenee. It is as unwise to neglect a case of consti io liontoraindion a pe of fever ir otier more d disease if allowed to puretres it.,great danger to ;if( mayrcsult. fei namburg Figs will put the boiwels in a bc.aithy coieeitioutin which they tay be kept by occasional useiuf this medicltne. 25 cetutui. Dose one Fig. ,Mack Drug Co.. N. V A Radical Cure for EvlIOptle Vita. To the Edjtor-Pleaise Inform your readers bhat I have a positive remedy for the ahov, tamed disease which I warrant to cure thit Iworst cases. Slo strong is may faith in its vijr rues itiat iwill send feesa sample bottle anc raluable treatise to any sufferer who will givs i ass his P. 0. and Expres~s address. Rasp'Y H .0t. EWEY. M. C . 14 Pearl ktt= New lork. 1Work for workers I Are you ready to work. and do you want. to make mousy ? Tb en write lto B. F. Johnson & Co.. of Richmond, Va., and ise it they cannot help you. lIt1eAtieit.ti'i Fetna'e Regulator etuies all ir" t,.giih.aritics peculiar ti woman. Those eiftefrinig 5tioiid It. Sold by all druggists. tIf a Mi-tecl with sore eves use Dr. Isaac Thumpsou', Eye-iwater. Druggists sell at 21c.juer bottlt Th- best cou. ol mnedicine is Pmsttt o Contititiloi. Mldeverywhere. Steipiess Nights "For nearly a month I was not mule to sleep, bt0 after using PALSE'S CELSEY CoMPOUSD for two days insomnia fled and j strength return ~ ed." E. (i. SaiT* ciso..en, 8. C. ** I have taken only a part of a bottle of Paine's Celery Cor. pound, and it has entirely realeved me at sleeplessness. from which I have suffered greatly." Mas. E. AUTCLIWF, Peoria,1 io. " For a lone time!I wan so nervouSai wor ou ht1could not work.ýI tied 1ymoelas, but node gave me relief ntlI used l'amle's Celery Chmppgoound. which at once n trgh V Paine's Celery Compound quickly quiets and strengthan theauivun, when or S eakened by ovrwork, excesses, lisenae, or shock. It enren headache. d ypep Is, aleepiernesen melanchola and other Ji~orders of the nervous syitm. Tones up the Shattered Ner~ves V Fortwo yearsI was a sufferer fronm servo debility, and I thank God and the discoverer o the valuable remedy, that Paibe's Celery pound cured me. Let any one write to for adviGIOBOS W. Bo=wis. Sa00ord, Conn. Paine's Celery Compound pooduceno00d refreshingcoti sleep hscs' rsrplO does at contai one aii presetg Like iplnno. tag s8e, it is a guaranteed cure for sleepl neie, it directions are faithfully followed. So0. Six for 15.00. Druggists. WILLS, RlCRAnseox. C&, Burlington. V DIAMOND DYES O 0"r"W,' LACTATED FOOD Woo:

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