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  2. The Movie World.

    For the filming of the big spectacular scenes of Less Than the Duet, Mary Pickford's first artcraft production, a complete replica of a modern city of India was erected on ...

    Article : 865 words
  3. What is 'Bass'?

    What is bass? Most, people probably have seen the article in the brooms used by stablemen and scavengers, further than that, however, the information of the general ...

    Article : 210 words
  4. Too Careless.

    Bilkins had attended a banquet, and a little before 2 a.m. had slid limply, but smilingly, under the table, where he reposed peacefully until he was drawn forth by one of his friends, ...

    Article : 141 words
  5. Advertising

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    Advertising : 1,252 words
  6. Keeping Fit.

    why do so many men over 40 break down? Vital statistics show that an alarming percentage of men who have passed the age of 40 and who ought to ...

    Article : 363 words
  7. The Science of the Germans.

    What are really remarkable about the German lines which the British recently captured are some of the communication trenches and the dug-outs. One, at least, of ...

    Article : 297 words
  8. Ruinous Rents.

    In no place on the surface of the globe is rent so high as at Gibraltar, the reason being that the geographical position of the town precludes the possibility of its being extended ...

    Article : 178 words
  9. Who Wrote Old Mother Hubbard?

    Probably very few people could say who wrote the famous 'Mother Hubbard' lines, and few still know where the writer is buried. The author was Sarah Catherine Martin, and ...

    Article : 128 words
  10. Wasted Energy.

    Father had decided that he must administer a stern lecture to his six year-old son Harry. The boy had been naughty, but did not seem to appreciate the fact ; and it was with some ...

    Article : 112 words
  11. The Soldiers' Teeth.

    The dentist is coming into his own, so to speak, for never before has the necessity for having good, clean sound teeth been so impressed upon the minds of the medical ...

    Article : 472 words
  12. France's Great Revenge.

    While Germany protests to day against the policy of "starvation" by the Allied Forces, France smiles sternly to he self. She is having her great revenge. Fort six years ago, on September 26, 1870, having ...

    Article : 282 words
  13. The Man of Pluck.

    Three cheers for the man who acorns to fall On the rugged road of life; Who means to reach the faraway goal, And conquer trouble and strife; ...

    Article : 168 words
  14. Matey.

    Not comin' back to-night, matey, And reliefs are comin' through, We're all goin' out all right, matey, Only we're leavin' you. ...

    Article : 154 words
  15. Scotland Yard's Washing Book.

    Among the many minor aids to the detection of time possessed by the Scotland Yard authorities none is more efficient than the Register of Laundries, a huge brass bound ...

    Article : 245 words
  16. Preaching Monkeys.

    The author of 'The History of Brazil' tells of a species of monkey called 'preachers.' Every morning and evening these monkeys assemble in the woods. One takes a higher ...

    Article : 102 words
  17. France's Sacred Grove.

    Mr Henry Wood, the United Press correspondent with the French armies, writes:— 'With the close of the war the entire line ...

    Article : 159 words
  18. Her Prize.

    Mrs Brown has A special horror of lotteries, and at all times and places she embraces every opportunity of holding forth with vehemence concerning this pet abomination. Her indignation will there ...

    Article : 167 words
  19. The Fateful Future.

    Two young men, familarly acquainted, had, not met for some time, and one morning when they entered the same tramcar they began to chat of old times. ...

    Article : 66 words
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