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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 6 May 1920

LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT ANI> FOLLETT TIMES, THURSDAY, MAY 6, 1920 SEVBM H&g i>- W Now ******** *****************+*******4% *1 Will Rabe was in town Tuesday from northeast of here. Henry Price went to Spear- man Tuesday afternoon. .Geo. Rexius was in from South- west of town trading Friday. Little Francis Long has been under the weather this week. Dr. Matthews was in from Noitheast of town Saturday after- noon. W. P. Freeman was in Satur- day afternoon for a short time trading. "Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Schneider, of southwest of town was in trading Monday. Clyde Robertson and Happy Forchee were Shattuck visitors Tuesday evening. Miss Emma Stobble, of east .of Lipscomb was in to-vn for a short time trading Monday. Joe Imke was up from Booker Sunday and Monday visiting of peaches _ Monday morning while in trading, and - say, they were simply immense. Geo. Coleman was up from Canadian for a short time last Thursday looking things over and saying hello to his brother ''Bob' who has been l...

Publication Title: Lipscomb Lime Light And Follett Times
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 6 May 1920

HPS SsS* wm tm £ K r I SIGHT LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETTTIMES, -THURSDAY, MAY 6, 1S20 We sell farms and ranches. Before buying orlfeHing it will be to your advantage to see us. Money to loan at 8"* T. A. Lemaster & Co. LIPSCOMB, TEXAS W ntc lubclcating oils, stock foods, etc. \^lcl33ll!CU ft Oil 13 gig line, easy sales. Values beat ui Wants under this head at. the very reasonable rate of 5c per line. :.One number or initial to count same as word. CATTLE FOR SALE. — m REGISTERED HEREFORD BTJLLS for sale sired by — Lord' Ddamer No. 458681; BocaWo 13th No* 634520.—P. B. Milk. Lipscomb, Texas. MISCELLANEOUS. MEN WANTED TO SELL nROT,ERIES SELLING EX- rCE NOT NECESSARY —One of World's largest Grocers, (.capital over $1,000,000.00) wants men in your locality to sell crtrect to consumer nationally known brands of an extensive groceries, paints, roofings, any competition.' E a i ft b i g money. No experience or capi- tal required. Complete sample outfit and free selling instructions ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 13 May 1920

ipl \ n n i afli ttca AND FOLLETT TIMES = Herald-Vol 4. No 42 *? *LvYV- ' - - Ji r— — FOLLETT, LIPSCOMB. COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY, MAY 13, 1920. Vol. 8, No. *6 Official Paper of Lipscomb County,Texas—Devoted to the Interest of • Follett and Lipscomb County- m TOBUILD New $4,000 or $5,000.Church at an Early Date.: BUSY ON PLANS NOW on Will he Built of Main and Ivarrhoe Streets, North Side. Some Rain. Oh yes, and Monday came along with the clouds fluttering around like a flock _of birds and then came the evening and the sun had slipped down over the bank in the west for the night- darkness appeared up\5n the earth and then was the time lightning flashed with the thun- der keeping pretty close second. Something was starting in the rain department of the upper heavens and before long an old Corner fashioned rain come down causing little riirulets to run along the road, the dust was laid, the ground was soaked good with moisture that seemed to be suffi- cient to please the most skeptical ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 13 May 1920

TWO LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT ANF FOLLETT TIMES, MAY 13, 1920 LIPSCOMB UME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES SUBSCRIPTION RATES. SSSSIr- C. A. SKAGGS, .Publisher. *ubli*hed on Thursday Week Morning of Eacn1 will be a awe full good cook wen j she is groan up. Bet I never; sleep tonite. We woodent never have no arguemints on polaticks. I wood vote ju^t as she. Like pa cv . , V X®, ,n does. Why not. Whats the Zones $1.50 djme(ents about a ole president Fourth Zonel"I--IIIII--■ "I 1-75 ■ennyway. Home life is the big Fifth Zone- — 1.85 idee. Sixth and other Zones 2.00 Saturday—they are a lotta Single Copies.^ T 5c we(j({*ingS happening now. A nother bride & her bo got •marri- ed this evening. Mrs. Triggs was there & she stopped to tell ma & pa witch was wateing at the gate. She sed it was very sad. Pa sed Surely Surely & ma give him a look full of tempa- chure & he shrunk in to the I house. Mrs. Triggs sed the bride was a balling like every- thing but the grume went ahed & marrie...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 13 May 1920

tvWri' "" r-u v .. - - >'■!> " ' LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES, MAY 13, 1920 THREE : ''W' :;'ii "U ' v.* ■;v-^PV.v ''.v ■ '- '5}gsft& - -^pV7. \r$?$ THERE HE / 3 P' E:> GRAND old "Bull" Durham. He belongs in this country's Hall of Fame. Can you think of a more familiar figure ? For over half a century Bull has , been part of the landscape; the tobacco he represents has made millions and millions of friends. You can roll fifty-thrifty cigarettes from one bag. GENUINE With Wife paper you can roll the best "Bull" cigarettes. Surprised Mother. The missionary society was meeting at our house and the woman who was ' to lead the devottonals took the elas- • tic band from her Bible, laid It on her j lap and began to turn the pages to find ' the passage she was to read. Dnring the solemn silence my young son marched over to her and, picking up the elastic, he announced: "Why, that's my mother's garter!"—Grit. Not Strong on Ablution. The Ainu feels that by washing his fae...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 13 May 1920

-t' fOUR rgBBfF LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES.THURSDAY,. MAY 13, 1920 -I'It. f-| -■ I T"T "T 7 "■ " • V I I , n Notice of Application for Letters—Estates. THE STATE OF TEXAS, To the Sheriff or any Constable of Lipsccftnb County—GREET- ING: I J YOU ARE HEREBY COM- MANDED to cause the following notice to be published in a news- paper of general circulation which has been continuously and regu- larly published for a period of not less than, one year preceding the date of the notice in the bounty of, Lipscomb, State of Texas, and: you shall cause said notice to be printed at least once each week for the period of ten days exclusive of the first day of ublication before the return day ereof: NOTICE OF APPLICA- TION FOR LETTERS * —ESTATES OF DECEDENTS. THE STATE OF TEXAS, x . To all Persons interested in "the-Estate of Elizabeth Borth, Deceased. EL L. Cupps, has •fij$ ifi the County Court of Lip- comb County, an application for letters of administration upon the estate of Elizabet...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 13 May 1920

K«iiS LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES, THURSDAY, MAY 13, 1920 FIVE Town and Country Notes Snappy, Choice and Up to Now ^♦♦♦♦1 h I I 11111 ♦ I old grace of old, and yesterday morning Roy Beck concludes his moving by taking his household effects to the northwestern part of the town where he will be living in a home with his family for a spell away from the busy din ofj the street. Heres wishing the whole bunch continued suc- cess. B. Harris was in from north- west of town Monday. Johnnie Redmon came in Sat- urday from west of town. Melvin Reynolds was a Busy Town visitor Monday afternoon. Born—To Mr. and Mrs. Jim Travis, Saturday, May 8. A boy. Miss Areta Stevens, of near Gage, was a Follett visitor Satur- day. •M$s. F. S. Haines was in from southwest of here Saturday after- noon. Mrs. Fred Wunch was in from south of town Saturday afternoon trading. Geo. Roberts was a Follett visitor in from southwest of teton yesterday. . - Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Rexius were in from southwest of tow...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 13 May 1920

e>jp J ,lSpr ^WSM SIX LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES, THURSDAY, MAY 13, 1920 .• .v- Ift Ife-; gr ff'-: /''£ :f< f-T 7r in We sell farms and ranches. Before buying or selling it will be to your advantage to see * us. Money to loan at 8"* X. A.Lemaster&Co. LIPSCOMB, TEXAS LEASES Wanted anywhere in the Panhandle territory - will j exchange stock in large drilling j company, or might handle for! you. Prices must be right. G. C. Witte, P. 0. Box > 237, Fort Worth, Texas. 15^ Classified Wants j WE BUY, raise and sell fur-bear- ing rabbits, and other fur-bear- j i ing animals. List what you have j | with us stating your lowest.: prices, on large lot shipments j The Fur & Specialty Farming Co i 515-517 N. P. Ave., Fargo, N.; j Dakota. : \ 20 j ! TAKEN UP-Stray calf about j two month old, at my place,! Owner can have same by paying j for this ad and keep. —B. Kelley.; i 22i } FOR RENT—100 acres good; \ farm land for spring crops. I J Small house if desired. Jess : Mit...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 20 May 1920

. sQi AND FOLLETT TIMES Herald-Vol. 4. No. 42 FOLLETT, LIPSCOMB COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY, MAY 20, 1920 Vol. 8, No. 27 Official Paper of Lipscomb County, Texas—Devotee] to the Interest of Follett and Lipscomb County. RAINED ONCE MORE A New One in Sight. Owing^Tt) the fact that the Fourth of July is coming this year like other years and at the ! same lime there are several Sun- -tm m* < rr> i ! day Schools over the county that ThisTime Two Days on the , . . . , (are contemplating picnincs for Job Slowly Coming. j their pupils at some time during the summer months and some are now feeling as though something of that kind will be of appropri- ate nature for the occasion. L ' Why would it not be a wise and plan for a Union Picnic and all the Sundoy Schools of the county SMILES ARE PLENTY ^ The Trees, the Grasses the Wheat Turning to Their Rich Green. And once again mother Nature throw in and have one'' grand one at Spangle's Grove on Wolf Greek which is one of the best picnic spots ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 20 May 1920

TWO UPSCOMB LIME LIGHT ANF FOLLETT TIMES, MAY 20, 1920 m, ■ ■- Ms?*- I Ste '• ps<- LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT 1 IMES Suppose my father wood cum to (ff the dore wha't wood you say I sed I wood grab my hat & say Good i nite. j Saturday — I herd a person say ; that sum thing made there mouths water I ast pa vvat did thev mean- by saving there; SUBSCRIPTION RATES. First and Second Zones $1.50 Third Zone 1-^0 F if t h^one^L85 j mouths watered & he sed Thats SixfTi and other Zones 2.00 ! all they is for mouths to do since Single Copies _• ; the Steenth amendment . that ma C. A. SKAGGS, Publisher, ^ubli%he<5 on Thursday Week Morning of Eacn Entered as second class matter at the Post office at Follett, Tex- as on July 31st 1918 under the Act of Congress of March 3, 1879. Advertising- rates ITjc per sin- gle column inch; front page 75c. Locals 7k per line. ANNOUNCEMENTS. FOR COUNTY JUDGE. I hereby Announce mv Can didacy for the office'of Counlv Judge of Lipscomb County, su...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 20 May 1920

• t ••• -J: m n.v i# m • - ii ~.< E: Efe LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES, MAY 13, 1920 THRU y ma A CONTENT-IK THEIR ISOLATION CttlMn* of Little Rtpubllo of Andorra Ask Nothing of tho World 8avo Toleration. While new republics are engaging attention, a very old one continues Its life in northern Spain and ngly well enough content to re- comfortably hidden in the Pyre- Covering perhaps 100 square of fertile valley among the tains, a census of the republic ^Andorra would number no more ' tfcili 5,000 persons, many of whom make matches; to buy those matches tit Andorra a purchasing agent of the M. C. A. Journeyed from Paris dur- ing the war, and his account of the adventure in the pages of Travel in- troduces the little republic to the readers of that periodical. Charle- magne, one learns, gave the Andorrans their * liberty something over 1,100 years ago, and there they have re- mained ever since, too small and at the same time too inaccessible, pre- aumably, to have their libe...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 20 May 1920

SHEFfcPSS'-' SiPpv • ... * ■- •-.":.-: ■ ■ H ■ Si :•'" ; * T">". . u-v-, r-:^r • **._•< . . ...MB* v- gv-. '- 2®?- '".': ■ B| ■ :■■- ■. -■•■ . B?"/' «Cv;- ,\ Jv v :."s£ s:;-.'--•• •• i6fe it" ■ FOUR LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES, MAY 20, 1920 •r > M y* * — • % - , Starting Saturday, May 22nd and Closing Saturday Night June 5th We will olfer you values that have no comparason outside of a wholesale house. Right now at a time when all gar- ments are high, you should take advantage of this sale and lay in your supply for the summer. We are not offering any old goods or shelf-worn stock in this sale. Our merchandise is ail new bought this spring and coming in every week now. Our New York buyer is sending us some Dresses, Blouses and Skirts now which we will off«r at greatly reduced prices dur~ ingjthjs-sale. Every garment you purchase here during this sale, will corne up to our stancard, and that is Good Qhality, Good Styles and Best Materials at prices you can afford. ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 20 May 1920

1 %m -. LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES, THURSDAY, MAY 20, 1920 FIVE TOPIARY REVIVES IN ENGLAND •■r. Igj " m Trees Shaped as Peacocks Are Old Curiosities, and Many Others Art Being Formed. Travelers on the great highway wbieh leads through Staines by the Betfont church can see two ancient Jew trees Cunningly "trained and clipped to represent peacocks, which stand mi either side of the wicket gute. They are large trees! ages old. and how many years of care and skill with the pruning knife they stand for none can tell. These are, perhaps, the most familiar examples of the topiarists'art near the metropolis, but in formal gar- dens of many stateiy old country houses their like may be seen in abun- dance. They are accepted as curiosi- ties, survivals of times past when men had more leisure on their hands than today. s The shaping of living trees into birds and beasts of prey, into spirals, pillars, cannon balls, and any other fantasy chosen, still exists as a British industry. In ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 20 May 1920

SI c LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES,THURSDAY, MAY 18, 1920 PLAN -MORE OSTRICH PLUMES Kg v;, 81 • ^ South African Raisers of the Birds Be- lieve They Can Largely Incrsass ths Supply. ■ - Ax> effort Is being made by South African ostrich fanners to Increase the plume quills of ostriches, and Pro- -fassor Deverden believes this can be den* by as much as 25 per cent, but W./P. Pycraft, the great Ekifjish nat- uraltst, is skeptical. - -J Ibe number of plumes from each " wing averages 36, and occasionally runs as high as 42 In the South Afrt- cin species and 39 in the North Afrl- ^•'can. The latter Is the larger bird its bones are denser. The Groot- -ftjptetij,School of Agriculture Is trying bi<pr^efvinktlflg to breed a race of 4i.,phiroe birds. * - . professor Pycraft writes In the Illus* ; trt'ted London News that the ances- tor of the ostrich undoubtedly pos- sessed .the power of flight, when the -wifig quflls of the hand numbered 16, • Iwille the secondary feathers, attac...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 20 May 1920

I"-': LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES, THURSDAY, MA.Y 20, 1920 SEVEN *. ~ ■ ■ HB H -Xt-"' ♦ ♦♦♦ H'lttW'M'Ht'H'W'M'WW * m ' " * i + Town and Country Notes | V M;. s : ■ K I Johnnie Redmon was in from southwest of town Monday. A. B. Griffith made an overland trip to Laverne Saturday evening. Mr. and Mrs. S. F. Haines were in from southwest of town Monday. Dr. Matthews was in from northeast of town Monday for a short time. Mr. and Mrs. D. Harris were in from northwest of town Mon- day trading. Mrs. Everett Jones and Mrs. Bateman were in from near Ivan- hoe trading Monday. Mrs. Roy Beck and also Roy were laid up a couple of days this week with tonsililis. Mf. Henry Warren of near Speermore, Okla,, is helping Homer Price on the new house this w&ek. "Happy" Forchee left for Shat- tuck vesterday afternoon on busi- . , BMs Mid will possibly arrive home come and something for the little sometime today. ones to look at. Keep yon, eye j pealed at 10:30 a. m. on that Quite a number of...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 20 May 1920

£v%vv:n--- JBS J# -■■ ■ ': EIGHT LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES, THURSDAY, MAY 20, 1920 We sell farms and ranches. Before buying or selling it will be to your advantage to see us. Monev to loan at 8 PER T. A. Le master & Co. LIPSCOMB, TEXAS LEASES Wanted anywhere in the Panhandle territory - will exchange stock in large drilling company, or might handle for you. Prices must be right. G. C. Witte, P. 0. Box 237, Fort Worth, Texas. 15 ~r —- —— 35 WE BUY, raisa and sell fur-bear- ing rabbits, and other fur-bear- ing animals. List what you have with us stating your lowest, prices, on large lot shipments i The Fur & Specialty Farming Co 515-517 N. P. Ave., Fargo, N. Dakota. v 20 | TAKEN UP—Stray calf about ; two month old, at my place, Owner can have same by paying ; for this ad and keep.- B. Kelley. j 221 ; FOR RENT—100 acres good I farm land for spring crops. Small house if desired. Jess Mitchell, Old Ivanhoe. 182 Hp1 Classified Wants lubcicating oils, stock foods, etc. ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 27 May 1920

wmmYm 11 AND FOLLETT TIMES W! -v Herald - Vol 4. No 42 FOLLETT, LIPSCOMB COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY, MAY 27, 1920. — Vol. 8, No, 28 " ? Official Paper of Lipscomb County, Texas—Devoted to the Interest of Follett and Lipscomb County. ARE SET for Follett s First Chautau- qua jjppa. to Occur. ' AUGUST-SEPTEMBER m - ....... Sunset News. SUNSET, OKLA., MAY 24— Well, Uncle "Shorty": As we have been chums foi a long time and as we have been to some good old dinners together, and knowing that you would like to know of one of them again. Well we had one, as the good rain made everything look fine and of coura a pleasant smile on everybody's face. The good lady of the house got busy and made pie3, cakes and everything good. And owing to it' being the last day of school the teachers bad made a success of the schools, we | all went in for dinner, eat and had — . - * . ;|a good time. The W. T. Raw- T„. „ . ,i / . ileigh man was there and he said It b vve'l at tau ttmj to i form . v , . , ., , , .. ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 27 May 1920

'-v': LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND wM FOLLETT TI3/JES, LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES SUBSCRIPTION RATES. ffirst and Second Zones $1.50 Third Zone 1.60 Fourth Zone -- Fifth !£one - Sixth and other Zones____-_ Single Copies.,---- —- C. A. SKAGGS* Publisher. 1.75 1.85 2.00 5c In order to guarantee the publication of foreign advertisen-ents It will be neces •&ry to send either draft, check or money order with copy. #>ubiished oa Thurtday Week Morning of Eacfs . Entered as second class matter at the Post office at Follett, Tex- as on July 31st 1918 under the Act of Congress of March 3, 1879. Advertising^rates 15c per sin- le column mc^; front page 75c. gie LJbc als 7^c per line. ANNOUNCEMENTS. 1 .V: ■ FOR COUNTY JUDGE. I hereby Announce ray Can didacy for the office of County Judge of Lipscomb County, sub- ject to the will of people in the election November next. M. L. BLANKINSHIP. iSK m mm •• • « I hereby announce myself as a candidate for re-election to the office of County J...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 27 May 1920

LIPSCOMB LIME LIGHT AND FOLLETT TIMES, MAY 27, 1920 THBB1 TOPIARY REVIVES IN ENGLAND ri? ;• ret: |\ . Trees Shaped aeAP«acock« Arc Old Curiosities, and Many Others Are Being Formed. Travelers on the great highway which leads through Staines by the Bel font church can see two ancient yew trees cunningly trained hnd clipped to represent peacocks, which ttand on either side of the wicket gate. They are large trees, ages old, and how many years of care and skill with the pruning knife they stand for none can tell. These are, perhaps, the most familiar examples of the topiarists' art near the metropolis, bnf In formal gar- dens of many stately old country houses their like may be seen In abun- dance. They are accepted as curiosi- ties, survivals of times past when men had more leisure on their hands than today. The shaping of living trees Into birds and beasts of prey, Into spirals, pillars, cannon balls, and any other fantasy chosen, still exists as a British Industry. In the Royal Kew ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times — 27 May 1920

■" '• - V S lip?'* B;yf LIPSCOMB LIME UGfiT AND FOLLETT TIMES,THURSDAY, MAY 27, 1920 •J- £ tefcv i? ? ■ - ■ % --ypHi ST AWARD THE WORLD NEEDS ' High Mora) Example 8et by Robert Louie Steven sen Well Worth Living Up Tow ' . 1 Robert Louis Stevenson, refusing to take all that was offered him for a poem he did not think his best, wrote: "I do not live much to God and honor, but 1 will not wlllfofly turn my back on both." Is the modest words lies deep the only standard by which a man can hope to satisfy himself with his Ufa It Is a standard the world today sore- ly need%- We bear of unrest and shall hear of It. Why not, with so niany men add women trying to live up to a standard set by someone else? If " they succeed, there is no happiness in It,. for it! has no sanction from their jwn hearts. The xnan we count successful In material, affairs and expect to find happy is never one who has reached a certain place. But when a man has set a mark for himself In posses- sions aqid jhftt kept ...

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