THE SCIO TRIBUNE True. Nt. Onge had sworn that she should never make the sacrifice, but the factor was at his rope* end, and she would override him Mhe would not see him disgraced. Her pride would drive her to It that fierce pride i of race. N».e «as a thoroughbred and ' would go to her spiritual death «lib : a high head. In tbe spring. In the morning Mabel would go In search <>f the < arlb<>u hunter* for after that nlgbt the women would not re lh (.1 oRt.E MARMI main alone al Illg Feather David would cross to Portage lake to leurn if the Windigo had been beard on the Little Current lie. himself, would cover the co intry back of the ridge for a trail which he bad little Bopq of picking up, and endeavor to bold tbe women al their camp utitU their men AutAtr af returned On the return of David they "Toile«* of the Trad" would at once start fur Nepigon. leav "The «help. U tbe Wolf" ing Michel to meet the canoe Kt. Ouge was to send. With Michel would go two letter* <Cee«r<Sh> »• th. rvee rukueklas Ce I explaining hie change of plan* The <W N U Oerewal sole hope of holding tbe ludlans now CHAPTER VIII—Continued was In scotching the Windigo terror — early In the winter by tracking down “Is this tbe same ooe we beard at the beast on the first snow; and so. Diagram Showing the Tickler System Which la Really Better, Since It Pro- Walling Hherr strongly as hla heart drew him toward vldee a Certain Regeneration Co ntrol Over tho Entire Wave Length ~Mebb* Mebbe ‘nod-ler one ‘Jib tbe post, he made hla decision. Band. way say plenty ov dem sen valley u' de Walling." CHAPTER IX By BRAINARD FOOTE quite simple. In that It does not mean "But what do you think. Mlrbel*" In the Philadelphia Public Lodger. Installing a shaft and dial <>a the demanded Nteele hotly "Ilers I at* For three days Ntrele searched the Five tube turn'd II. F. set*. borne- tuned IL F. coll. A tickler circuit with David, giving up my time to help ridge and bark country for track* but made, ure noted for thrtr excellence with a fixed tickler coll and variable you run this thing down and. If pos without success David returned from of performance on abort wa»e lengths condenser for controlling the ngvuera sible. aa > tbe | hm U for Nt. Onge; a" I Portage lake with the good news that and their failure on long wave*. On tlon Is gtven instead. you d»n‘t trust me W by don't you tbs fishing ramps were taking large wave length* higher than **» meter*, In making this addition It la nec open your heart to m»T catches of pike and whitefish, and reception of DX atatluna la seldom essary to remove the fixed condenser Michel straightened and going '•» there was n Windigo gossip. So. iu satisfactory. allbough local* of course, (<’) mentioned tn connection with the small Ore David had built ■ n the spite of the shrill prwtrata and Indig are well received. Below thia dividing Fig. 1. altKe thia would "bypass* beach, calmly examined his tattered nant refutation of their squaw* Mteele. mark reception Improve* and In the 11. F. energy needed for regeneration. shirt and trouser* aa be dried out corroborated by bla men. assured the vicinity of Mu) meter* la ordinarily The result la an Improvement In both "You are good man. M ateu Steele. tijlbways that what the women had very fine Indeed. volume and tonal qualities, apart Daveed tell me. but I have de eye to Many well made receiver*, neutro- from the gain by using regeneration see. Wen you come back on d» snow. heard on the burnt ridge was the cat erwauling of a lynx, and at once start dyuee and other five-tube T. It F out The tickler coll Itself consists of from I tell you sol. et'lng." ed with David for ttgoke lake and the fit* are provided with an automatically 10 to SO turn* of wire of most any That was all. and Steele understood Nepigon. varied device which Increases the convenient else, preferably small, It was evident that Michel had bound It was on a windless day In the coupling for longer wave* or otherwise wound on a short piece of tubing hlmreif to secrecy. But why bad be heart of the northern Indian summer varies the amplification ao that long smaller than the tuned It. F. coll. ' told David? that the canoe bound south for the wave reception la as good aa on abort Care must be taken that In Insert "In the morning we must hunt for a Nepigon approached the Islands guard- wave* ing the tickler Its wire cannot rotne trail." Steele said, phlhwophlcally One of the moat common method* Into contact with any of the binding bowing to tbe Inevitable. Now »•" adopted to provide equalized amplifica pout* soldering lugs or wire alrrady have to do what we ran to quiet tnose tion tn the two >1. F. stages la to on the coil, and. moreover. It Is to be poor squaw*" employ three 45-volt “B" batteries situated at the filameut end of Ilia As tbe canoe landed on the beach and a aeries variable realatance to per coll (N). below the allrnt tipi* one by one. mit varying the voltage and thus force This can readily be determined by dark shapes of Indian dog» slunk the tube* Into greater aenaltlvlty by noting which end of the coll Is con front the adjacent a<rut, tails between mere "brute“ application of voltage nected to the unmovable plates of tho leg* to whimper at the feet of the from the "H” batterie* variable condenser and also to the grid men Other methode call for variation of condenser, shown l>etwrvn the coll (N) “Scared stiff." said Steele "And from coupling by changing the ¡»oaitlon or and the (til poet on the socket. the sound the squaws are worse Ito number of turne on the primary wind and talk to them. Ml< hel Tell them If the tickler (T) la wound In the ing« of the It. F. transformer* but It was ■ mad wolverine or lynx and same direction as (N) the ends of (T> tlieae uvetbmla are difficult, trouble we've hunted It out of the count will be connected aa Indicated. In I'll get a fire going while David brings some, and make It necessary to take rase of doubt (T) can be Inserted the transformers out. One of the some tea from th» Island. It will one way and. If no regeneration re cheer them up—the tea ’ very beat schetnea consists In making sult* It can be taken out. turned the detector regenerative and la the But both hla patlenr* and his around and Inserted the other way. knowledge of the woods Indian's be method preferred by the writer. The variable condenser (C) la prefer 1‘ereona not Interested In DX work lief In the supernatural, were .axed to ably an instrument already mounted need not touch this control and It may the uttermost before Michel succeed and located outside the net ed tn convincing the women that the be left at sero. loiter on. If you like the result* Windigo they had beard on the ridge Tickler on Variometer. you may Install this extra condenser was not now luring them to tbelr The regeneration may be added In •■n the panel, with an external knob or doom with the iMiimwf voice of the two way»—with a tickler coll or with dial. The site of the condenser (C> heedman of Walling Blver a variometer. The latter Is certainly la not of especial Importance, since, In the end. they crept from the tipi simpler, and to do It the circuit of if it la too small, more turns can be to the friendly light of the fire, horror Fig. 1. la followed. Tho detector used on coll (T) and. If too larg* IB their rhiftlng eyes, gray faced chil (middle In the five-tube set) socket la i some taken off. dren Hutching their aklrta There, The regular 25 plate condenser Is comforted by the tea. and heartened ; suitable. One of Its terminals la con by the presence of the three men. who nected to the tickler (T), while the ept a huge fire going the circle of "It Looks as If ths Whole Outfit Is Out to Mast U*" other goes to one of the "A" battery I stricken women pasaed the night. binding posts or to any convenient In the opinion of Nteele, who hept Ing the east end of Ogoke. Like sil point on the filament circuit Tho - Igll with hla pipe, beside tbe snoring houettes of anchored battle fleets they wire used should be Insulated to avoid David and Michel, rolled In their ; nxle the sleeping lake, their fighting i accidental contacts and the rotmec- 'lankef* the coming of the beast to trvf>a and alack* of black spruce, their : lions ought not to be too lengthy. Hig Feather before tbe freexe-up, was armored bulla, of age worn rock* lite gravest menace which the for Operation. "Where la the post DavIdF' asked tunes of Walling River post, and the Steele. i Making tho detector regenerative In girl who had given him until spring "Four—five hour paddle, yet. Eet Uila way permits you to employ tho to accomplish the Impossible, had yet lie on long Spruce point. You see eel Regeneration May Be Added by Fol whistle to tune fur DX station* Tho encountered For. aa a forest fire today ver' far off " lowing Thia Diagram. art must be carefully neutralised to runs In dry timber, ao rum >rs of tho "You realise that you can't start prevent radiation, but even then It Io howling of the Windigo at Big Feath ahown and to the right of It the audio better not to allow the detector to oo anything at lsf1«u>m«’i place now, transformer for the first stage. The cillato when you ore <>n the wave er would travel from hunter to hunter don't youT" connections originally were according length of any local station simply be through the tipper valley of tho Wall- ltet>eatedly, Davida square shoul The tale would spread, gathee- to the dotted llue. from the plate or cause there la a chance that you , tng der« leaned to the stroke, as his arms erlng horror as It went as a snowslide "p" terminal of the transformer. might Interfere with oome on* gather* momentum. until In time the swept the blade through, before be A filed condenser Is usually eon When the "whistle" has been heard whole rrglnc, learned that a Windle*» turned bla black head to hla chief. nected across the primary of the and the 11. F. dials accurately set. tho was lonsie In the valley of the Walling "Ihtvld baa waited ten year, be can transformer from "F” to "B." This capacity of condenser (C) la reduced a fiend fier • beyond belief xnd hun welt levlie tarn longer. We got plenty Instrument la labeled (C) In the figure. until the whistle cease* A slight gry for the flesh of the OJIbway Then troubles deva long enow on de Walling. The variometer la Inserted between touch of the tuning condenser for coll would follow, unless the beast were Daveed wee I wait; you not worry for the piste <!•> <>f the socket at.J (N). the detector roll will bring tn killed and the terror ended, swift berm." (P) poet »f «he transformer. Il may voice or music. <>n long wavo lengths exodus from the valley of the families "1 knew you wouldn't do anything be placed outside the set or on top of It will be found n.-ceaeary to lu< reaao Mill trading at the poet, the resurree when we have thia work down river It. end the wires to It should be well the capacity of (C). ! tlon and revival of the ghastly tradl ahead of us; but 1 realise that It will Insulated to prevent any abort circuit* lions surrounding the rapids and the be hard. If we stay a day or two. for And on abort wave lengths It may Manipulation of the variometer will river below the end of the Kt Ongea you to keep your hands off of him. Ills tie necessary to set ((') at sero. make the detector oscillate and will and tbe poet at Wallins It I ver. gang would get you anyway If you did cause a whistle. When moved slightly Where the natural period of the an Nteele'a teeth bit savagely Into the square It wltb Mflamme, and that to stop whistle the best condition of tenna Interfere* with reception around Vtem of hla pipe. This might happen would put me In a hole as well * regeneration la found and will result 220 meter* aa It ao often doe* tbe The reticent I »a vid had never di tn a remarkable Increase In sensitivity. regeneration control will offset thia before the freere-up. and until tho mow made It possible to follow a trail. vulged even to Rteele the cause of tho The variometer, however, la not troubl* Where It la never necessary to uae I there was small chance of solving the ancient grudge he bore the free-trader, quite as satisfactory as It might be. i mystery of the night walling. lie had said simply that he wished to but the method Is proposed for tho more than a quarter or a third of the Now. Steele mimed, when the men meet him - had twice Journeyed far benefit of those In position to try the capacity of <<’> to produce regenera I returned from their hunt to bear of for that purpose: once ml«alng him. method. The tickler system la really tion the tickler should either have tbe voice In the night from the circle tbe second time finding him ramped fewer turns or should be moved par better, since It provides a certain re In case re j of half demented women cowering wltb hla fur canoe*. Aa David bad no generation control over the entire tially out of coil (N). quarrel wltb Laflamme's men, who wavelength band, whereas the vari generation rann<>t be obtained on tho I there «round the fire, the tale would would have e«ime promptly to the aid straightway travel to the four winds, high wave lengths It follows that the ometer does not always <lo so with i and hardy Indeed would be the hunter of their chief, be had hided hie time tickler should have more turn* complete aatiafactlon. On account of the two stages of who would drive hla dog team this In s«>mc way. year* before, hflnmm» Tickler System la Simple. tuned radio-frequency in such a set Christmas down the white valley of had injured the (»Jibway. That was Thia plan Is shown in Fig I (X) tbe Walling to trade at the III fated tbe extent of Rteele'a knowledge. la the third neutroformer or tuned II the added "feedback* for making the Gradually, aa they approached, the poM With no Christina* and little .let ret or oscillate will be very slight y coil which la connected to the de j prospect of a spring trade, unlesa the clearing ofwned up and the bulldlnga 1 md much less than tbe amount of re- tector. In front of It la shown Its [ mystery were solved by the running of the fur poet took shape. Ko keen aaaociated variable condenser. To the I generative action required where there town of thle beast with the miracu was hie eurioafty that K'eele ceased is only one stare of tuned radlo-fre right I* tbe detector socket and to the lous vocal coni* Walling Hirer wno paddling to examine them through hla j quency. The difference In sensitive extreme right the audio transformer, ness on waves formerly sort of "dead" loomed Even If ftenlae married Las binoculars Here lived the man who as in Fig. 1* ■e les In the spring. tbe poet could not was waiting until the anow flew for The tickler system suggestion la la truly astonishing. ►e continued under a taboo Kt. Ongea answer to hla offer of a The Valley of Voices Page Three partnership In tbe trade for tbe price of l»entse. tho man wbo wan luring the Ojlbways for huudrevla of mUea with his whisky. Although the fr.-ese up VII little more than a fortnight away, tlpla squatted, here and there, on the puat clearing Thi* of Itself, meant but one thing to the man who held the g »»»«-a wht»ky For, throughout tho wide north. Meptemlvor finds the hunt ers on their winter trapping ground* preparing fur the coming of tbe long snow* "Wai. w'at you Hnk ov dat placeF” asked I »avid, aa Steele put bla glasare in tbelr case "He must have a lot of people there big building* too." "Ye* ret res hreg place” Aa tnry approached the long point. Steele was surprised at the number of people moving atmut the building* On lhe beach the post dog» already await ed the strange craft, while a group of P<>«t |>eople formed behind them. The canoe «as close In shore when two men left lhe mssalve Iradehouse and drifted to the log landing stage, off which a York boat rode at Ila moor ing “It looks aa If the whole outfit la out to mret u*" David turned a grim face to his chief "BometTng «(range here I” “They may think we're a police canoe.” suggested Steele. "Ah hah !" "Is that Laflamme talking to the big fellow <>n the landing T 'Ahhant He don' talk lak* -lead ¡nan" No low were the sinister words »pokoa that Steel* In doubt, asked • "What's thatr The I »Jibway turned to hie chief 3 face twisted with hate. "lie don' know—ha rea- dead i ar !" “None day you can settle with him but not now. no< now 1 We have a Job on the Welling you and Michel and I.' hastily objected Ft eels, fear ing this meeting with the man ha bated ha<* Jarred David off bls mental balance. Tbe set features of the OJIbway re laxed. Ills narrow eyes glowed aa he reassured the linn who treated him. 'Da*eed promise Io meet Michel og de November enow We have de >oeg Job you an Michel an* Daveed; I mak* no trouble here, boas." Vnder the Inspeetlon of many pair* of carious eye* the canoe slid Into the beach Leaving David Io keep lha dogs off the canoe, Nteele walked through the silent huskies who In stinctively drew bark from bla ap proach and closed In behind him. walking on stiff legs barely out of reach of the paddle ha carried. aw«wl yet threatening The bulky hah brev 1, whose sinister fare wore lhe red gaah of a scar from chin to ear, Nteele dlsmlaasd with a glance, tut nothing, from the heavily beaded moccasins of smoke-tanned mouse hide, to the wide brimmed stetson of lha free trader, eecaped hla appraising eye To hla aurplree. also, tbe dark features which met him wltb a look both surly and questioning, were un deniably handsome. "Good lay. gentlemen!" said Nteel* affably, gnorlng tbe coolness of hla reception. "Good day!" returned Ijiflamm* coldly, probing the smiling fare of the stranger with a sharp look la which doubt and concern patently mingled. ”1 am head«*d for Nepigon. from Fort Albany, end need some aupnlle*” went on Nteel* "Can you sell ma some stuff?” Wltb a curt of the lip Laflamme re plied: “That det-ends on what your business la on thle lake." The tawny haired American laughed In the face of the apeaker. "Business on thle lake? Are yoa Joking? You seem to have all the business here My business la to get back to New Turk before I'm frosea In. and report to tbe American Ma- team of Natural History, Fva rpeot the last five months on the Albany, collecting. N»w. I'm bound for Nep igon and tbe railroad." Tho half breed and hie chief eg- changed looks. Nteele realised that he was suspected of being a govern moot sgent In disguise, ao, as ha need e<1 supplies and wished to study La flamme while David circulated among the poet people, he desired to relieve the mind of tbe free-trader at one* “Too aay you're from the Ntateo— doing collecting among the Indiana? I should be glad to see some of your stuff." Mflamme was taking no chancre, and Nteele welcomed the opportunity to establish hla Identity. "Te* Fro two packs tn the eano* My name la Ktaele. I’ve leen on tbe Albany two yeara—left a thousand l>ounde thia year, at Fort Albany, to go nut by boat." Then be baaarded; "Yon know l.ascvllr* the llevllhm man there?" Ijiflamme'e reaction tn the remark « aa Inafantaneou* Ills fees dark* ened vrit i anger. <Tv> ns cnwTtm an y Son< f/»e Hammtri Sing The ronetant elang of yonr hämmer mean« that you will wucree«?. Tho ronetant dang of otber hämmere meana that you have aureveded.— Youngstown Vlndlcator.