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PEOPLE BURIED ALIVE.
but not if life is present. Radio
graphs of bodies taken even a few
minutes after death reveal clearly the
outlines of all the organs, whereas, if
the radiographs are taken during life
the organs are not revealed.
At Pittsburg, Hubert Devan, a
French-Canadian, recently announced
the invention, now protected by pat
ents, of a device which he calls a
“grave signal.” The device consists of
a piece of ordinary gaspipe, six feet
long, with a glass globe about the size
of an incandescent lamp on one end.
The pipe is arranged to pass through
a brass plate at the head of the cof
fin, leaving the lower end within a
fraction of an inch of the forehead of
the corpse. Through the center of the
pipe runs a plain, smooth stick, one
end of which rests on the forehead of
the body in the coffin; the other end is
in the glass globe, with a red cloth
attached, to It. Should the person
come to life in the coffin and stir, the
stick will be forced through the pipe
and the red-cloth signal will be dis
played. At the same time a number
of small apertures will open at the
base of the globe and fresh air will
be forced down the pipe into the nos
Some Interesting; Facts About Di
vorces from Statistics.
RAM’S HORN BLASTS.
NEWSPAPERS IN THE TROPICS.
Warning Notes Calling; the Wicked
One Man’s Way of Getting; a Fresh
Paper from Home Bach Morning-.
“Down in the tropics we don’t get
There are a good
The militant suffragette glared-2-
many very poor the newspapers from home every day,”
Widely Prevalent Dread of Grew-
people who have said the man with the tanned -face,
had just learned, from glancing over
“and when we do get them it isn’t a
By Cool. Siloam’s Shady Rill.
plenty of money.
some Accident Leads to
the Census Bureau’s statistics, that 10.5
If a hair shirt matter of skimming through them in By cool Siloam’s shady rill
per cent of the divorces granted to
How sweet the lily grows!
men were for the cruelty of their
could make a a hurry, as a man wouild do up here,”
saint, the devil according to the New York Sun. “A How sweet the breath beneath the hill
Of Sharon’s dewy rose!
“False,” was the comment that ac
Wear newspaper with real hews from the
INVENTOR’S SKILL AT WORK.
mourning all the
companied the glare.
Lo! such the child whose early feet
ure up. ?
“Serves ’em right,” went with: the
The paths of peace have trod;
The purpose of brings my week’s accumulation of pa-, Whose secret heart with influence
Whether the last was a note Of sym all education is to enable us to see
Änglish. Society for the Prevention
Is upward drawn to God!
pathy for the men who achieved mem that the world is moving, and show pers from home I just skim across the
of Premature Burial Extends
first pages to see what has happened
bership in the ex-husbands’ club or for us what it is moving «for.
of importance. Just a case pf looking By cool Siloam’s shady rill
the women whose cruel treatment led
The trials that just about break us at the headlines for me. Then I take
The lily must decay;
to the legal change of condition,, the are the ones that , make us. \
the papers and put’ them in order of The rose that blooms beneath the hill
suffragette did not say. As for the
Must-shortly fade away.
In most cases we look in the wrong their dates.
Census Bureau, £hat department of
Assembly man Marks of Hudson
state is a soulless affair, dealing only
And soon, too soon, the wintry hour
County, New Jersey, introduced a bill
The man who fears the light is al breakfast I take one paper. I read
with facts and figures as it finds
Of main’s maturer age-
In the house some time ago providing
that carefully through from the first Will shake the soul with sorrow’s, pow
them, and it is no use abusing the bu ways running from a shadow.
that all cemeteries shall be equipped
Whatever God’s providence gives us page to the last. If I can’t get through
reau for showing up American men
with a receiving vault, the interior of
with it before noon I don’t hurry, but
And stormy passion’s rage!
do is something He wants done.
which shall be in view of a person
make it do for the late evening too.
light before the world.
The money that does us the most The next day I take up the next date, O Thou, whose infant feet Were found
outside and subject to frequent inspec
good is the money with which we do and so on. We get about one mail a
tion by a physician, the New York
Within the Father’s shrine!
Fancy the Census Bureau finding out good.
Whose years, with changeless virtue-
World says. In this vault bodies are
that the pathetic- story of the deserted
to be kept until it is proved beyond
Some folks will do anything for the
wife whose husband- has gone to parts Lord except behave themselves at one batch when the next is due.”
Were all alike divine,
any doubt that life is extinct. In the
“You fellows beat me,” he said. “I
unknown, leaving her to slave for the home.
interor of the vault are to be placed
know whenever I get down to one of Dependent on Thy bounteous breath;
MANNERS IN NEW YORK.
mechanical devices which will enable
When we know that God is the giver the stations I always find folks who
We seek Thy grace alone,
the supposedly dead person to give Absence of Good Breeding; Apparent its force by reason of the fact that of all good, we shall find good in all can ask me more questions about the In childhood, manhood, age and death,...
alarm in the event of a return to con
to Visiting; Foreigner.
To keep us still Thine own! 1
details of articles in the newspapers
sciousness. Somewhat similar provi
Comment is frequent enough on the than husbands are deserting wives.
that I hardly read at home than you —Reginald. Heber.
sions are contained in a bill intro low average of politeness among the The figures, cold and convincing, com takes a true follower of Christ to show would think possible.
duced in the house at Albany by As youth of New York. But the fact piled by reliable statisticians,, cannot what it is.
“It gives a man a pretty strong sense
Caged in the poet’s lonely heart,
semblyman Redington. It provides should be made plain that it isn’t the be argued with; they record the fact
of how quiet the life must be in some
Love wastes unheard its tenderest
pod provided for the worst that
that each cemetery shall have a mor foreigner’s fault, the New York corre that of divorces- obtained by the
of those. places. I should think some
tuary to be used for the disposal of spondent of the Cincinnati Times-Star
of the newspapers would be worn out The soul that sings must dwell apart,.
the dead. Each body so received is says. Europe bred citizens are almost
the way the men go over ’every bit of
Its inward melodies, unknown.
God believes in good cheer or He news which is almost forgotten matter
to be kept under observation for a cer invariably courteous little men and figures for the desertion of the wife by
Deal gently with us, ye who read!
tain period of time before interment women until they have been contami the husband are only 33.6. Well may would not have made hearty laughter by'the time it gets to them.”
Our largest hope is unfulfilled—
nated by the brat raised in Manhat the militant suffragette smile grimly. about the wholesomest and healthiest
“It isn’t the men alone,” said the
This incident reflects popular appre tan’s streets. And this brat is just It looks as though the American wife, thing in the world.
ex-consul, “who want to see the papers. The promise still outruns the deed-»-
The tower, but not the spire, we
hension concerning that world-old hor as objectionable whether he lolls in were becoming a more independent
It. would amuse some folks to see the
mamma’s auto or shies stones at it creature than the American husband. 4*4 '4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4**5*4*4*4*4*4*’i*4*4*4*4 4*4* women studying up the autumn and
While the subject of premature bur from the gutter. There must be some For this last development there-is a 1 THE MIGRATORY SENSE. | winter styles and discussing the pic Our whitest pearl we never find;
ial is a most distressing one. and one thing in the air which corrupts good reason that is obvious to any one. The
tures of some fur piece br> heavy coat,
Our ripest fruit we never reach;
manners hereabout. The other day the girl of the present day is as well able 4*4 4*4*4*-i*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4*4* with a thermometer up in the :90s and The flowering moments of the mind
Drop half their petals in our speech..
not showing any particular signs of
cuttet attached to a British warship to earn her living as her husband. If
was tied up off a North River pier. A marriage proves a failure in her case
The migration of birds; unlike the falling. Of course, when' it comes to
are my blossoms; if they wear-
very pretty woman, expensively at she has only to t^ll/her unsatisfactory migration of human beings, is a very the summer things they naturally want These
One streak of morn or evening’s
tired, and accompanied by a lad husband that she has resolved to sup mysterious thing. Flying, as most of to know, because they have a chance
staged on the Fauntleroy order, ex port herself and live -apart from him, the song-birds dp, by night, coming to make use of those -fashion hints; Accept them; but to me more fair
cept that he was husky enough to
and going in great flocks, and chang but the idea of a fur coat a few de
The buds of song that never blow.
juggle pianos, arrived at the pier to longer hold over her head the club of ing 'their locality for no one reason, grees north of the equator is a good —-—Oliver Wendell Holmes.
go aboard the ship. A street urchin
but for many, the problem of these i joke.’’'
NOISE OF CITY’S STREETS,
got in the way of the pair. The wom ings. She can support herself these “tidal waves” in bird life is wholly ■
an poked at him wth her parasol vi days.
But about that cruelty charge. It
Subways Afford Some Relief from
ciously. “Get out of our road, you
tic Monthly in discussing some phases
sounds almost incredible, but here are
the Ear-Splitting; Din.
nasty little thing, you,” said she.
transportation is but one fac
The lad did, but on the way he
the birds’ sense of direction:
tor in the total0 passing of the city.
voiced his profane disapprobation of ble figures to show that reviewing the
Cable and trolley cars rattling from
the whole affair. Mother and son causes for divorces during the past is no doubt that they are often guid
side to side, motors with their fiend
looked at each other in horror, that forty years it has been discovered that ed by sight along coasts, lakes, riv
One of the lower classes should ven the legal separation of husband and ers and valleys, which are plainly vis road train is held, in Powell vs. Phila ish variety of whistlès thread their
ture upon this form of lese majeste. wife in consequence of the cruel treat ible for a great distance from the delphia & R. R. Co., 220 Pa. 638, 70 way in and out; while the overhead
Ten minutes later the cutter pulled up ment of the husband by the. wife has height at which birds travel.
Atl. 268, 20. L. R. A. (N. S.) 1019, to trolley wires, like the strings of some-
at the water steps. The Fauntleroyed increased 1609.8 per cent. Nò less than
In other cases, old birds vzhich have have a right to remain in the: railroad huge, discordant violin, never cease
Percy undertook to enter the boat be 10.5 of the divorces granted to men been over the route lead the way, and waiting room a reasonable time, await their vibrations. Thoreau speaks of
fore his mother. “Ladies first, young during the period reviewed by the bu the young birds follow their calls; and ing the arrival of friends who are to the sounding of the telegraph wires0.,
man,” said the middle in charge. The reau we’re for cruelty on the part of their leadership.
meet him, without losing-his rights as “that winter harmony of the open road
and snow-clad field.” Grateful as that
kid turned up a pimpled lip at the ■the wife.
song may be in the quiet, of the coun
officer and kept right on crawling to As to the form that this cruelty- to ed travelers could tell if they could
ward the cockpit. The midshipman the poor husband takes, the Census talk to us! What fascinating teachers that no suit shall be brought on a try, in the city the noise of the racked
grabbed him by the arm and threw Bureau is silent. It. is not the business of geography they would: make for our contract unless' within twelve months tròlley wire above adds a peculiarly
him halfway across the dock. “Did of the statistical department to delve children!
It has, however, been next after the damage occurs is held, trying factor to the pounding from,
you hear me - say ‘Ladies first,’ you as dèep as that into causes. But it shown lately beyond all reasonable in Winston vs. Arlington Fire Insur the rocking cars below, the Atlantic'
young brat?” asked the middle angri ¡surely must have been a sufficiently doubt that in adidtion to keen sight, ance Company, 32 App. D. Ç. 61, 20 L, says.- When corporate officials desire-
cruel type òf cruelty to induce an
THE GRAVE SIGNAL.
acute heating, individual experience R. A. (lÿi. S.) 960, not to apply to a to economize on traction lines they
“Aw, she’s only my mother,” said American judge t-o grant a divorce to. and race instinct, birds possess what suit, for damages because, of the defec not uncommonly equip, the service with
the details of which are better hushed Percy. His mother said: “How dare [the injured husband. Now that our
poor rails and wheels. The -rails soon,
and forgotten’ certain occurrences oc you abuse my dear little son in that girls are being systematically trained must seem to us a kind of sixth sense, tive character of repairs which the in wear away. The wheels assùme the
surer elects to make' after the loss in
casionally arise serving to reawaken way? I shall complain to your cap in the gymnastic class , room at', the
The Harriman Alaska Expedition accordance with its’rights under the shape of polygons instead of circles,,
school house and the anaemic woman
the widely prevalent dread of being tain. Go on in the boat, Percy.”
and, as they turn, strike flattened an
found flocks of murres, which are contract.
burled alive. Medical science, the leg
gles against the irregularities of the.-
“After you have taken your seat, is becoming a rarity, it behooves the
A? town is held, in Shea vs. Whit iron rail. This is a particularly effect
islature and the inventor have endeav I madam,” said t'hemidshipman. “Neith American husband to practice diplo sea-birds, flying straight for their
man, 197 Mass; 374, 83 N. E. 1096, 20 ive method of adding to the total noise.
ored to obliterate that dread by pro er that boy nor any other can go macy in the home or take lessons in
viding means whereby premature bur aboard until the ladies have been the art of dodging rolling pins and miles away, through a fog so thick L. R. A. (N. S.) 980, not to be bound Fortunately, there is one way of re
that everything a hundred yards off as matter of law to place a barrier , in
ial and its grewsome consequences seated.”
was absolutely hidden from view. every case between a highway and a lief in sight. Few devices in trans
may be effectually prevented.
Mother and son scowled at the mid
What human brain could guide a ship stone lying immediately adjacent portation have done,more for the quiet
Precautionary Society Measures.
shipman all the way to the warship. Census Bureau’s figures, there has thirty miles through a dense fog with thereto which, if within the limits of of the' city than »have the increasing-
The newest and most Important or After they had climbed up the gang
use of subways. Though the reverbera
out a compass?
the highway, would constitute an ob tion within the subways proper may
ganized movement to provide against way the midshipman turned to a also come, it' is really too bad to have
premature burial has been started by friend who remained on board the to record, an increase in a. vice that of this sense of direction in birds has
be greatly increased, the relief on the
the Association for the Prevention of boat. VYou are laying up trouble for has been considered one peculiarly be recently been furnished by Prof. John jure a1 traveler; and it is held to be street is marked: Only in our greater
Premature Burial, an English organi yourselves in this country,” said he.
cities and along main trunk lilies,
B. Watson. He caught and marked
zation, which has been at work for the “We think of England as a country in excess. z The figures show that the in fifteen sooty terns and noddies, on the mark the line of the highway;
however, does the subway yet exist..
That the materially false statement The elevated, so far as noise is con
past twelve years. Preparations are which caste distinctions are rigid—
Dry Tortugas, in the Gulf of Mexico,
being made to establish a branch of but at least our upper classes have as shown by the divorces granted for. and took them out to sea. ■ Some of the use of which, in obtaining credit cerned, gives -practically little advan
the organization in America, probably manners to match. You’re all on a this cause, is 554.5 per cent. In fact, the birds were carried as far as Cape will prevent one’s. receiving his dis tage over the surface car save for the-
this reason for divorce conies second
in Washington. Large quantities of level over here.”
Hatteras, eight hundred and fifty miles charge in bankruptcy must be inten intermittence of stopping and starting
literature dealing with the subject are
An unjust criticism, doubtless, but in the list, according to the census sta north of the Tortugas, before they tionally or knowingly untrue is de and the absence of the sound of the.-
clared in Gilpin vs. Merchants’ Na bell. '
being sent to medical societies and to one which any foreigner is apt to tistics.
The men have still a little the best of were set free.
tional Bank (C. C. A.) Iff5 Fed. 607,
lawmakers all over the United States. make after an experience in New
it in the. race for divorce on the alco
20 L. R. A. (N. S.) 1023; and it is Only One Way He Could Get Even.
Statistics compiled by British medical York.
hol line, for, while the increase among
held, therefore; that a statement by
Frank Bertram, a well-known actor,
authorities are presented, showing that
The Figrhting- Parson.
women hàs been recorded as 554.5 per farther north than the southern coast the bookkeeper, of the applicant for dis tells the following story:
out, of a total of 384 recorded cases
When the great-grandfather of the
“I Was playing at Leicester during
149 persons were buried alive, 219 had present Duke of Norfolk was engaged cent, the drunkenness of husbands has any of those experimented on had charge, prepared from books not fully
posted, which j is believed to be ap the fair week and in the market place
narrow escapes, 10 were dissected in any of his electioneering contests increased 699.9 per. cent.
alive, 3 had narrow escapes from vivi he was always attended by his chap It is appalling to note that in the less, thirteen out of fifteen found their proximately trùe, but which the actual there were several merry-go-rounds.
state of the business proved to be un
“I noticed one melancholy individ
section, 2 were embalmed alive and 1 lain, an athletic man and one who had United States 73 divorces are annually way back to the Tortugas Islands.
true, will not prevent , a discharge.
ual, who, despite the fact that he was;
was cremated alive. Further attention made suoh good use of his hands on granted to every 100,000 of population.
apparently suffering greatly, persisted
is called to the fact that in the above several occasions that he acquired the To thè same number of persons Ire
in riding on one of the merry-go-
figures the countless thousands of peo name of “The Fighting Parson.” Mr. land annually grants less than 1, Eng
The minister who had exchanged rounds.
ple who die and are buried alive and Dauncey, an eminent counsel, having land 2, Italy 3, Austria 1, Scotland 4, I think of this Peary-Cook controver
with the Rev. Mr. Talcum was much
“Eventually I spoke to him and
of whom there is no record have no once to examine him as a witness Germany 15, France 23, Switzerland 32 sy?”
to j see Deacon Erastus asked him if he liked it.
“I really don’t know what to think Snowball in the vestry, after service,
during a trial, asked “whether he was
“The man replied, ‘No, I don’t like
It is suggested that to this end not the gentleman* called “The Fight ratio of 32, comes next to the United about it.”
deliberately taking a 50-oent piece out it a bit; the blessed thing makes me
States, but this country wins by a
waiting mortuaries, lighted and venti
ing Parson.” “I believe I am, sir,”
of the contribution-box and substitut iH? .
lated, furnished with pleasing sur the divine replied; “but if you require huge majority* in the general run.
ing a dime.
“I then asked him why he persisted
roundings'and replete with every ap any more positive proof and will do
An Intelligent Cow.
“Yes, especially when one’s wife is
“Brer Snowball,” he exclaimed, in in riding, and hi$ reply was, “I can’t
paratus for resuscitation, should be
out of town.”—Houston Post.
me the favor to step out of court, I
horror and amazement, “that’s plain help it.
Thè man who owns this
provided by urban or rural cemetery will give it to you under my own week that is rich in the extreme. A
round-about owes me money, and the-
authorities, where every person dying hand.” No further evidence was taken. few nights ago he went home and
“What’s the matter, parson?” the only way I can get eVen is by taking
within their respective areas could be
found a cow in his yard. He drove
“It’s really provoking,” said the deacon asked, genially, Conscious of it out in rides.”—London Daily Tele
deposited until such time as the offi
her out. He then went into the house fond mother, “baby always cries when his own rectitude. “I’s led off with
The Idle Soph.
cial death verifier appointed for the
and later heard the animal in the we have company.” “Well,” answered that fo’-bit piece for de las’ fo’ years. graph.
purpose certified that the signs of de
The psychology students of Harvaru yard again.
He drove her out the
She Knew the Kind.
composition in the body warranted its are repeating a new witticism of their second and third time. Ted Evans, Mr. Groucher, “you can’t blame chil That ain’t a contribution; that’s a
and Mrs. Hadley were on
brilliant teacher, Prof. William James. his son, came home later and found
for New York, where
It is the intention of the American
Prof. James, it appears, made this the animal in the yard and drove her Weren’t for visitors they Wouldn’t
Yale’s president was to speak before
members of the association to endeav comment upon a very exquisite and out. Mr. Evans then made an inves have to recite or play pieces on the
“You must at least give that candi a national convention. He made use
or to influence legislation and to pro idle millionaire, sophomore from New tigation and found the cow got in by piano.”
date credit for speaking his mind.”
of the hour and twenty minutes he
cure the enactment of a law which York:
wading around the fence on the river
The Arithmetical Spirit.
“Yes,” replied Miss Cayenne. “But spent in the train by rehearsing his
will provide every possible safeguard
“What time he can spare from the side. He hung up a lantern to deceive
“As a rule,” said the cynic, “one it’s unfortunate that people most will
against premature burial.
adornment of his person he devotes to the cow as she came in, and the next' may reckon the number of his true ing to speak their minds are so often speech in a low voice, using his hands
Machine to Determine Death.
the neglect of his duties.”
morning, so he says, he found the cow friends on the fingers of one hand.” those whose mentalities are more or to emphasize certain passages.
A kindly matron who was sitting
Meanwhile, Dr. Valliant, chief of
in the yard with the lantern hung on “Well,” answered the good-natured less, unpleasant.”—Washington Star.
Where Thrift Fail«.
behind Mr. and Mrs. Hadley,
the radiographic service of La Ribols-
Poor Richard had just written “Foi her horns, using the same to hunt out person, “anybody who counts up his
and who had been watching and lis
lere hospital, Paris, is experimenting lack of a nail the shoe was lost.”
the best grapefruit in his grove. Say friendships the same as he does his
tening, leaned forward, and, tapping
“Pa, what is a pony coat?”
with a machine which, he asserts, will
“Never mind,” we cried, “perhaps a what you please, but that was an in money doesn’t deserve any more.”
“Something I’ve got to work like a Mrs. Hadlpy on the shoulder, said
provide an absolute test of death. It lie was lost, too.”
telligent cow. And the story is true
Involves the use of X-ray photographs
When a woman buys a newspaper horse for to keep your mother peace
Thus we learn that thrift is not al —of course it is.—Fort Myer Press.
“You have my sincere sympathy,
of the internal organs, which, Dr. ways desirable.—New York Sun.
my poor woman; I have one jist like
The stories in a kin quarrel are as she thinks she isn’t getting her
Valliant declares, differ in the cases
money’s worth unless she finds the
Nothing looks quite so old as an him at home.”—Ladies’ Home jour
Some people have better clothes than far apart as the stories of Dr. Coók name of somebody she knows among
of subjects alive or dead. Death tails
show clearly in the case of a corpse, manners.
the death notices.
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