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” What," inquired tie Sunday school teacher of her youthful pupil*. “ what are divers diseases?’* Bashful or ignorant, the scholars clung tenaciously to the doctrine that iittlc boys should be seen and notheard. “ Come,” pursued the teacher, “ can’t any of von tell me?” Then Johnny’s arm shot up.' “Well?’ asked the teacher. “Please, ussi,' answered Johnny, “ water on tha brain.” Mr Edward Carpenter, the author, who has reached his 70lh birthday, was piesen ted with a congratulatory address which had been signed by a number o£ well-known people in the literary woijd.

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Page 6 Advertisements Column 3, Evening Star, Issue 15649, 13 November 1914

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Page 6 Advertisements Column 3 Evening Star, Issue 15649, 13 November 1914

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