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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 4 August 1917

HIE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 1917. AMONG THE CHURCHES tit Masonic and K, Missouri. - J r Prof. Joe E. Herrlford, Principal of Lincoln School Kansas City, many years Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Correspondence many predict the next Grand Master of Masons after the close or tne ministration of Grand Master W. W. Fields, Charles Baker of Farmlngton, Mo., for many years prominent in of P. Circles and the only Negro Bank teller In the Charles D. Frazier of Grand Canyon, Ariz., a loyal and popular of the Masonic and a generous supporter of all racial enterprises. CHRISTIAN CHURCH. ; The Bible School was well attended and work and Interest fine. The at tendance at the morning service was not up to the standard but excellent services wero conducted. It was seemingly too warm, for some to be In attendance but not for the minister to preach. Two additions were mado to the church. The offering was good, i Elder W. T. York of Russell- vlllo, Ark., preached a very helpful ser...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 4 August 1917

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 1017. The k ans ascitysun PUBLISHED WEEKLY Alt communications should be addressed to The Kansas City Bun, 1803 East 18 th Street. Bell Phone East 999. Entered as second-class matter, August , 1908, at the postornce at Kansas uir, Uo,, under the act of March 3, 1879. Nelson C. Crews Editor and Owner Wills, M. Olenn General Manager SUBSCRIPTION RATES: One tear HJ Blx Months ThrM Months ' ADVERTISING RATES. J2.00 PER INCH MEMBER RATIONAL NEGRO PRESS ASSOCIATION. EDITORIALS. Be men. Fear nobody but God. If the darftest hour is just before day, then there is a glorious sunshine awaitlnK the American Negro in the very near future. Don't be discour- aged Race riots in Illinois, Pennsylvania and Texas, all indicating the inborn hate of the white man toward the black man who wants to work, are big inventives for Negro patriotism. If we were in charge of the war de partment we should not send Negro troops anywhere near Waco. The Brownsville lesson ough...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 4 August 1917

f r " , THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 1917. KANSAS JDITY, KAS. By Mrs. Zenobla Nelson. Mrs. Bessie Walker is visiting her cousin, Mr. and Mrs. Grant Chimes. Betty vS V- m, S Little Coarke0 NEW ARRIVALS Mrs. Z. E. Nelson and family have moved to 730 Now Jersey Avo. at The Crossett Shoe Store Mr. J. T. Roberts is slowly improv ing from his nervous breakdown. I CITY NEWS ! aiL l Mr. W. P. Love, who has been In Utah, tho past two months has return cd 'homo. Mrs. Leona Roberts of Topeka, Kansas, visited her brother-in-law, J. :T. Roberts Thursday. Mrs. M. A. Alphln Is in Topeka, Kansas, on business and visiting rela tives and friends. Mrs. Ida Johnson of Ottawa, Kans., Is spending a few days with Mr. and Mrs. S. P. Straughter, 1206 Paseo. ""Mrs? Nancy Layton of Springfield, Mo., was in town last week visiting her brother, J. T. Roberts, 506' Ne braska Ave. Tho Chauffeurs danco will be given Monday, August 6 at Armory Hall, Cottage and Vine streets. Music by Williams Orchestra....

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 4 August 1917

1 THE KANSAS CITY SUN. SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 1917. Dr. J. R. A. Crossland, St. Joseph, Mo., Ex-Minister to Liberia, member of the Republican State Central Committee for many years and one the race's most distinguished physicians. Wm. Clarence Hueston Esq., one of Kansas City's brilliant young At torneys and Chairman of the Committee on Grand Master's address, which position he has filled with singular fitness and ability in the past. MDMnONAL SJNMrSOKE Lesson (By ItEV. P. B. FITZWATEIt. D. D., Teacher ot English Bible In the Moody Bible Institute ot Chicago.) (Copyright, 1917, 'Western Newspaper Union.) LESSON FOR AUGUST 5. MANASSEH'S SIN AND REPENT ANCE. LESSON TEXT II Chronicles 33:1-20. GOLDEN TEXT Let the wicked for sake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the Lord, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God. for he will abundantly pardon. Isaiah 65:7. PURITAN WAS EARLY RISER A. F. Neal, headwalter at the famous Hotel Utah, Salt Lake City, f...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 4 August 1917

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 1917. A. Wallace Dixon, the splendid and capable Superintendent of the Mason ic Home who has won a warm spot In the hearts of his brethren by his faith ful and devoted service. Frank J. Brown, one of the most erudite and eloquent Masons of Missouri Jurisdiction, for many years a public official in the City of St. Louis and after whom F. J. Brown lodge No. 80 of St Louis was named. Prof. Wm.. H. Jones, Principal of Bartlett High School. St. Joseph, Mo., and member of the Relief Board. Sir Charles Griggsby of Liberty, Mo., one of the Old Guard and for many years a prominent figure in the Grand Lodge, Chapter and Commandery. Exercise for Thin Folks. When It comes to the question of exercise, the thin -woman will do well to remember tho old Greek warning, "Nothing too much." She assuredly needs a certain amount of gentle ex ercise every day, but she does not need and ought not to take up tho violent sports which will do the fat woman all the good...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 4 August 1917

T THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 1917. Alonzo Moore at the Lincoln Electric Park MASONIC BANQUET. One of the most delightful Masonic anniversaries ever celebrated In this city was that of Mt. Olive Lodgo No. 53 which celebrated Its' 20 anniver sary with a banquet at the Masonic Temple Friday night, July 27. The Worshipful Master of this Lodge Is William H. Brown and Albert Wil son Is the Secrotary. The Committee of Arrangements for the affair was composed of J. Simmons, Chas. GlUIs Albert Wilson, Frank Lowe, Thos. El liott, L. L. Shepherd and Thos Jack son with Geo. A. Johnson as Chair man. E. S. .Miller was Chairman of the reception committee which re ceived the wives and lady friends of the members. BETTER LEFT UNSAID Now, there is no use in telling evofy blessed thing you "know, Just because somebody asks you, and you are sure that it is so : Lots of times you get in trouble get some other folks in, too Volunteering information, doubtless, that was told to you. And yuiv...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 11 August 1917

Open Air School for Children VOLUME IX. NUMBER 50. KANSAS1 CITY, MISSOURI, SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 1917. PRICE, 5c. Negro mm mm U. B. F. N.A.A.C.P. AIDS EAST ST. LOUIS REFUGEES When the first troubles In East St. Louis became public late In May, the N. A. A. C. P. recognized that this was something ot the utmost Importance. East St. Louis Is one of the great cen ters .whither the migration of at least a quarter of a million Negroes has set. It was therefore of the utmost Impor tance to understand" any troubles that might arise and to ward them off if possible. We recognized the strong in terest that various people south and north had in stopping Negro migra tion and discouraging the emancipa tion of the black serf. Before, however, our representative could get to East St. Louis, the terri ble riot of July 2 had taken place. A hundred or more Negroes were killed, scores of homes and property de stroyed, and six thousand refugees crossed the bridge into St. Louis. Tho St. Louis Branch of...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 11 August 1917

SIT THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 1917. FVom Our Foreign Correspondents I A. F. and A. M. Mo. Jurisdiction Officers 1917. W. W. fields, Cameron, Mo., Grand Master. Wm. Green, Plattsburg, Mo., Dep. Grand Master. C. C. Clark, St Louis, Mo., Senior Grand Warden. Ernest Boone, Louisiana, Mo., Junior Grand Warden. H. H. Walker, St Joseph, Mo., Grand Treasurer. Geo. W. K. Love, Kansas City, Grand Secretary. Nelson C. Crows, Kansas City, Re lief Secretary. P. L. Pratt, Cameron, Mo., G. L., 1st District E. J. Cooper, Mexico, Mo., G. L 2nd District. Lodge Directory Rone Lodao No. 25, A. F. u4 A. JI., meets the 1st and 3rd Monday In each month, ah Master Masons In good standing welcome. Emmett Spruell, W. M.; C. H. Countee, Seo'y. Liberty Lodge No. 37, A. F. and A. M., Liberty, Mo., meets the 2nd and 4th Saturday nights in each month. William Parker, W. M.i Nelson Wallar, Seo'y. Mt. Olive Lodge No. 53, A. F. and A. M., meets the 2nd and 4th Fridays In every month. Vis iting Master...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 11 August 1917

v THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 1917. LINES ARE SIMPLE ecret service How Our 5 Sfarte (Intense Heat Makes Life KirASHINGTON.- -Washington sweats. Under the enormous carries away. nation's nerve center Is speeding up. mm ga. ( r and heavily, forging history. So fast are events moving, and with such ur gency, that never in Washington's history was so much work being (Tone at such high pressure. Great capitalists and manufacturers run around from office to office In their shirt sleeves, enthusiastic as boys. Thwarted, puzzled-looking con gressmen go nngrlly along, muttering to themselves, with their constituents following. What kind of government institution is this without congres sional patronage? The Wlllard, the Shoreham, the Raleigh look like the Hotel Astoria in Petrograd during the war. The same military men In American, Russian, Belgian, French, English uniforms the same gentlemen with something to sell to the government. Statesman Resents Insult to Nation's Uniform...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 11 August 1917

s THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 1917. THEKANSAS CITY SUN PUBLISHED WEEKLY All communications should be addressed to The Kansas City Sun, 1803 Kact ltn Btreet. Bell Phone East 509. Entered as -second-class matter, August , 1308, at the postofflce at Kansas City, Mo., unaer me aci oi juarcn a, mi. Nelson C Crews Editor and Owner Wllla M. Glenn General Manager SUBSCRIPTION RATES: One Tear U-50 Blx Months Three Months 60 ADVERTISING RATES, 82.00 PER INCH MEMBER NATIONAL NEGRO PRESS ASSOCIATION. EDITORIALS. Be men. Fear nobody but God. If this world war really succeeds In establishing world democracy, It will be .comforting to the colored soldiers who return weary, worn and broken to feel that they may reach their homes without fear of being lynched ever for the crime of saucing a poor white man. Classified Wants and Rooms to Rent FOIt RENT Nicely furnished rooms near car line. 201S East Ninth. FOR RENT Neatly furnished rooms t o porters only. Call Bell 'phone East 1147J, Mrs...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 11 August 1917

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 1917. & CITY NEWS is &&?vjP'(M'&(M'afg'afM?'at? -zxk? stg ztjp isw tjf a js3i lac isrj sac Mrs. Sophia Jackson of C17 E. Six teenth street, who has been 111 for two months Is improving. Mrs. Jas. Montgomery of 1010 Troost is visiting her foster daughter, Mrs. Ma'ttlo B. Dean In Chicago. Mrs. R. L. Andrews, guest of Mrs. Nelle E. Young, 3412 E. Twenty-first street, was called to her homo on ac count of her mother's Illness. Before her roturn she praised the people of .Kansas City, saying she will always have a warm place in her heart for the courtesies shown her while here. Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Maxwell and Miss Cora Potts are visiting their parents at Columbia, Mo. Miss Carrio Robinson and Miss Em ma Williams are spending four weeks in St. Louis with relatives and friends. Miss M. W. Barnes, head nurse of the C. S. Hospital at Pittsburgh, Pa., is visiting her mother, Mrs. Pryor Williams. Mrs. Albert Lee ItummonB has Just returne...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 11 August 1917

I THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 1017. She Didn't Know By Mary Parrish (Copyright, by W. G. Chapman.) "I can't understand, Hilton, where you got your low Ideas." " 'Low,' mother!" repented the young man. "Did you say 'low?' " "Yes, I did," answered Mrs. Flnvln Bayes, with emphasis. "What else can you call It?" "I can call It a good many other things," said her son, with .souie Indig nation. "The trouble Is you refuse to ee them." "I should hope I did. My breeding and education have taught that hu manity Is not all on the same plane, either socially, mentally or splrtually. The day laborer, or common cleric, the butcher or the baker aro not tltted to associate with my circle of friends, ond you know It. "Thnt's true In the main. I don't think Simmons, the butcher, would be exnetly comfortable in the company of Professor Askew, nor the grocer with Doctor Wakeraan. Yet I'm not exact ly sure," reflected young Bayes. "Either of those men I mean the .butcher or the grocer may b...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 11 August 1917

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 1917. BddhWosi in Grealr tefflMlONAL Wh&Well Dress SlMfSOIOOL Lesson (By REV. P. n. FITZWATER, D. D reacner or lsngiisn male in mo juooay Bible Institute of Chicago.) (Copyright, 1917, WcBtcrn Newapnper Union.) LESSON FOR AUGUST 12 JOSIAH'S GOOD REIGN. LESSON TEXT-II Chronicles 34:1-13. GOLDEN TEXT Remember now thy Creator in tho days of thy youth. Eccles. vt-x f. Farmers of our vast centra section not only are giving their sons but are raising bumper crops to help win the war against autocracy VENTS of n revolutionary charac ter have taken place on the middle Western farms since America's en try Into the war. When President Wilson Issued his call to the American farmer to do his duty In war times by feeding the world, or that portion of It engaged In the war for democracy, ho launched the biggest drive for In creased food production In the history of the world. In fact, no dtep toward preparedness In connection with the participation of...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 11 August 1917

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 1917. Teamsters' Picnic, August 14th, at Lincoin Park 7& Q AMONG THE CHURCHES NEW ARRIVALS at The Crossett Shoe Store The "ST. LOUIS" In a Rich Shade of Tan Vici Exceedingly Dressy for Hot Weather Economy Sale still in progress 3-95 445 4.95 5.95 & 7 f.TA V1 SETT c -if noe MAKES LIFE'S WALK EASY' TkADE-MARK 1005 MAIN. STREET W. D. WA U-ACE, Mgr. IF YOUR HAIR'S ALABAMA BOUND Use Docia Pomade "Removes the Kink in a Wink" Renders harsh, stubborn hair soft and easy to arrange. Pro duces a healthy growth. Prepared by Johnson-Johnson, 1614 Lydia Ave. K. C, U. S. A. Something Doing Every Night ATLTHE Lincoln Electric Park 20th and Woodland TEAMSTERS' PICNIC AND OUTING AUGUST 14TH Plenty of Attractions. LINCOLN PARK EMOLEM. SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH. Last Sunday morning tho pastor, Dr. S. V. Docoto, preached a fine ser mon to a large congregation. The evening services were devoted to covenant meeting and the Lord's Sup per. During the day seven ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 18 August 1917

WOMAN Sun 4. VOLUME IX. NUMBER 51. KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, SATURDAY, AUGUST IS, 1917. PRICE, 5c. BOY SHOOTS MURDERER OF FATHER MOORE. HAD BEEN OUT OF JJAIL ONLY A FEW HOURS WHEN HIS VtCTIMS'S SON OPEN ED FIRE. In an attempt to avenge his father's death, Ben Bramlltt, colored, shot Will Moore, colored, shortly before six o'clock Wednesday evening, Inflicting severe flesh wounds. Some time ago Moore shot Rev. Bramlltt, colored, near the tent In which meetings were being held on Wabash avenue, and the pastor died later from the effects of these wounds. Moore was arrested, given a prelimi nary hearing and held for district ' court,, Yesterday morning his attorney, F. Li. Martin, arranged his bond and se cured Judge Sargent's approval. Moore was released from the county jail at 11 o'clock. JV little while after he was released young Bramlltt met Moore's wife on the street and inquired if Moore was at liberty. They met somewhere in the 900 block on Eighteenth street, just before six o'cloc...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 18 August 1917

1 THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 18, 1917. F"rom Our Foreign Correspondents A. F. and A. M. Mo. Jurisdiction Officers 1917. W. W. Fields, Cameron, Mo., Grand Master. C. C. Clark, St Louis, Mo., Dep. Grand Master. Ernest Boone, Louisiana, Mo., Senior Grand Warden. 1. II. Bradbury, St. Louis, Mo., Junior. Grand Warden. H. H. Walker, St Joseph, Mo., Grand .Treasurer. Geo. W. K. Love, Kansas City, Grand Secretary. Nelson C. Crevrs, Kansas City,, Re lief Secretary. E. G. Lacey, Kansas City, G. L. 1st District E. J. Cooper, Mexico, Mo., G. L., 2nd District. Lodge Directory Rone Lodge No. 25,A. F. and A- ivi., meeu me ibi mm Monday in each month. All Master Masons In good standing welcome. Kmmett Spruell, V. M.; C. H. Countee, Sec'y. Liberty Lodge No. 37, A. F. and A. M., Liberty, Mo., meets the 2nd and 4th Saturday nights In each month. William rarKer, w. M.; xseison aua.r, Sec'y. Mt. Olive Lodge No. 53, A. F. and A. M., meets the 2nd and 4th Fridays In every month. Vis iting Maste...

Publication Title: Kansas City Sun, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 18 August 1917

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 18, 1917. Grand United Order of Oddfellows hold their 36th Annual Session at Omaha, Nebraska A Splendid Attendance and Excellent Reports Characterize the Meeting KANSAS CITY HIGHLY HONORED The 36th annual session ot the Dis trict Grand Lodge No. 8, Jurisdiction of Missouri Grand United Order of Oddfellows, met at Omaha, Neb., Au gust 7, 8, D and 10 and was the most harmonious and successful grand ses sion in Its history. The first day's session was mainly In getting organized, and having the reports of the Grand Officers of both branches of the Order who met in joint session Tuesday afternoon. It was the consensus of opinion of those Grand Officers and members who had been coming regularly to the Grand Sessions, that the Grand Officers' re ports were the most complete and en couraging that had been heard for years. The reports ot the Grand Sec retary and Grand Treasurer brought forth much applause when they re ported a balance on hand ot $8,431....

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 18 August 1917

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 18, 1917. THEKANSASCITYSUN PUBLISHED WEEKLY All communications should be addressed to The Kansas City Sun, 1803 East 18th CtreeU Bell Phont East 999. Entered as second-class matter, August , 1908, at the postoince at Kansas wur. Ho., under the act of March 3, 1879. Mlnn a. f!rew Editor and Owner WlUa M. Glenn General Manager SUBSCRIPTION RATES: One Tear I1" Blx Months J Three Months ' ADVERTISING RATES, J2.00 PER INCH PER u ib. MEMBER NATIONAL NEGRO PRESS ASSOCIATION. EDITORIALS. Be men. Classified Wants and Rooms to Rent FOR KENT Neatly furnished rooms t o porters only. Call Bell 'phone East 1147J. Mrs. E. Hose, 1514 East Tenth street. FOR B.ENT room for light house keeping If desired and furnished rooms. 80S Brooklyn ftVOnue. WAN5rEj& Children to care for by the day or week. 1514 East Tenth Street. Bell 'Phone East 1147J. FOR. RENT A three and four room apartments strictly modern, $13.00 and $18.00 per month. See Kinsler, Bell Grand 4204. ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 18 August 1917

THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, AUGUST 18, 1917. onv news I t w snje aw sop aje aw or awe sue Srjfr is ! Ssfii Mrs. N. B. Oxley who has been quite 111 is stertclily improving. Mr. Geo. W. Teeters who is visit ing in Cincinnati, O., reports a pleas ant time being spent. - Prof. J. R. B. Lee, visited his sons, who- are in training at the Fort Des Moines Camp. Miss Ethelyne Wilson has returned from a three weeks' delightful visit at Cleveland, Buffalo and Chicago. Mr. and -Mrs. Wm. Trimble and! son of Memphis, Tenn., are guests of their sister, Mrs. S. H. Darvidson, 2410 N. Fifth. Btreet. . Mrs. Mamie Clark, 1709 Olive, is visiting her son in Chicago, as he ex pects to be called to war soon. Carrie and Elizabeth Brown of 2403- Vine street, were the guests of Mrs. A. B. Clay and family; the past week, at Bunceton, Mo. Mrs. Austin Young and grand daughter, Wllmeth, visited friends in' Leavenworth, Kansas, last week, re turning Monday. Mr. Jordan H. Ray, 25G3 Gilham Road, returned from St....

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Kansas City sun. — 18 August 1917

THE KANSAS CITY SUiV, SATURDAY. AUGUST 13, 1917. 8' I By Elizabeth ScHoen Cobb is r ure Uold il 1 I " (Copyright ' iblV" by ' TV.' 'a." Chapman.) "The royal lap of luxury, nnd fed on tho fnt of the land!" Seth Dockrill would state, with a complacent smack of the Urs, gloatlng.ovcr a fond remi niscence. "Now, husks and hominy !" ho would add, sorrowfully, but Instantly would brighten up and add, with nn expres jslor of reverence nnd affection upon his furrowed face, "and Allle !" He designated Allle Bruce, his step niece, orfhaneJ, poor, abandoned by friends, like himself. And then old Seth would expatiate upon the virtues of Jills paraxon of all devoted, unselfish maidens, bravely, loyally steering the frail bark of destiny for both. This had happened: Uncle Seth, after years of roving, had returned to his native village, according to the lo cal paper, fabulously rich. When this hint of opulence was si uniered. down to a practlcnl basis Its essence proved purely prospective. It appe...

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