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TOO BUSY TO GROW. The office boy worked hard on a salary of five shillings a week until just before Christmas, when he plucked up courage enough to ask for an icrease. "How much would you like?" inquired his employer. ,4 Sovcn-and-sixpence," said the toy. " You are rather a small boy to ba earning that." " I know I am small," hj« replied, " but, to tell the truth, since I've worked hero I've been so busy I haven't had t'xne to grow." Ho got the rise. British marines interned in Holland are receiving 5d and non-commissioned officers Is jjer d§£ jj.ockot-monejr A

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 2, Evening Star, Issue 15694, 7 January 1915

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 2 Evening Star, Issue 15694, 7 January 1915

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