Boarder (cracking an egg): "Well, I declare!" Waiter (excitedly): "What is it?" Boarder: "Why, this egg has a double yolk." Waiter: "Pooh! That's nothin' gen'lman's yistidday had a chicking!" Clara : "Are you going to Newport again this year, Maude ?" Maude: " No. Papa says that he must really economise this season, so we are going to take a four months' trip through Europe." A few months ago the King of Eboe died, and the traders from New Calabar, West Africa, found that about forty persona had been slain to appease the gods, and that tbey had been subjected to the moat shocking cruelty.
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Page 4 Advertisements Column 1, Evening Star, Issue 8013, 16 September 1889
Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 Evening Star, Issue 8013, 16 September 1889
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