Cooked Hia Own Goose.—Husband: "Did you give anything to that tramp who just left here?" Wife: "Tramp? Why, that was my uncle Henry, who is so very rich and has no children of his own." Husband (horrified): "Great heavens ! And I told him that unless he got out of this neighborhood inside of five minutes I'd telephone for a policeman!" The word "Clondyke 1 ' is a local corruption of the Indian word " Throndiuck," which means "plenty of fish ? " from the fact that it is a famous salmon stream. New potatoes, rhubarb, best quality fruit, prime poultry, groceries, at lowest advertised cash prises. A. B, Brown, King street. [Advt.]
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Page 2 Advertisements Column 3, Evening Star, Issue 10453, 25 October 1897
Page 2 Advertisements Column 3 Evening Star, Issue 10453, 25 October 1897
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