The Lancaster Herald. (Lancaster, Tex.), Vol. 36, No. 37, Ed. 1 Friday, September 29, 1922 Page: 2 of 8
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mething to Think About
By F. A. TDALKER
Will M. Maupin
SMILE AND HUSTLE
IOM THE SHADOWS
•. cheerful encouragement to the weary.
ias, through tenderness amt love*
the w:ay to u sunshine that
brighter and brighter until tlie
-The dismal panorama of dark
iVhas drifted away from the
Ij and nothing remains but the crys-
deptlis of benevolent blue.
has yielded to confidence,
it *»Ot without first marking its exit
rith sorrows and tears, and perhaps
ragged dishonor, thus fitting the
I for the comforting change.
Brrlng, thoughtless, selfish, un-
and living in the valleys of
while the beauties of Na-
were striving for mastery, the
>wed soul found ' it difficult to
the glorious heights where
atmosphere was sweet and pure.
when you are in the shadows,
expect an angel from heaven to
to earth and lead you away to
blissful elyslum, you will find that
uare still living among shadowy
break away from the sombrous
lurking everywhere about us
js ext rein ely difficult* but with a
heart filled with a struggling radi-
^f*HE roan or woman who smiles I !'m'-v of sustained by qualities
y* upon us from the lowly cottage | 'vhlch tml* £aUh ?ive «re
door, ever ready to offer a helping ) <;:n (1° u- m,d reach the state of
band to the unfortunate and to give 1 innquil content which conies quiet-
ly to the earnest and sincere, like
the sunshine of morning after a night
We may clap our hands to the
heights but we cannot reach them
except by our own unceasing en-
We must expe*et tired, bruised feet,
we must anticipate slips and falls and
a sickening sense of our own In-
firmities, but we must keep climbing—
keep holding fast all the while to the
hand of shining-eyed Faith, who, in
spite of our unworthiness, will lead
us hour by hour to higher ground.
There are many ways in which we
may help ourselves, hut not until
our hearts have been properly attuned
to the dominant key and kept in
Hard work, high thinking and a
charitable attitude towards others will
be found helpful attendants, for with-
out their first aids no man or woman
however accomplished or exalted, can
hope to emerge from the shadows and
write an acceptable record of a well-
(©by McClure Newspaper Syndicate.)
\K7HEN your plans go all awry,
* V Smile and hustle.
Not a bit of use to cry.
Smile and hustle.
.Waste of time to fret and scold;
Brace, and get another hold;
Meet the future brave and bold—
Smile and hustle.
Some big scheme wound up In wretft?
Smile and hustle, '
Bad luck smite you In the neck?
Smile and hustle.
Be a man among big men,
Grab a hold and try again.
Spit upon your hands, and then
Smile and hustle.
When a brave man hits the bumps—
" Smile and hustle.
Then Is when he up and humps.
Smile and hustle.
Waste of time to weep and wall,
Just forget that small word “fall.”
Don’t moon ’round till you go stale—
Smile and hustle.
Everybody .has bad luck.
Smile and hustle.
That’s the time to show your pluck.
Smile artfi hustle.
Say, “Hard luck, good-by to you,”
Start off on a tack that’s new.
Keep straight oh with purpose true.
Smile and hustle.
(© by Will M. Maupin.)
MERE UTILITY NOT ENOUGH
; - ■ ,
TKN-DOLI.AR bill is either good
or bad, A man is either honest
bo la honest he will not cheat or
or take undue advantage of an*
g man, under any circumstances,
he ur dishonest, his cheating and
will be limited only by his
j or his timidity,
lie difference between big thieves
little ciooks is .sometimes a dlf-
cf opportunity—more often a
tittle*! thief doesn’t steal con-
ly because he is afraid to. The
has less timidity—-or less
and steals whenever he
one is Just as dishonest as the
And often the little fellow is
worse, , for he adds cowardice to
A full-grown man or woman, trained
Who does a dishonest action,
Another under the same cir
i&Ojr or girl, lacking this training
will: sometimes become straight with
the growth of intelligence.
the ancient adage about hon-
betng the best policy is so ap-
common sense that even peo-
vho are mentally crooked often
honest and remain honest, ruere-
becanse more profit can be had in
* * thftt manner of life.
ItJs well to apply the honesty test
fo Yourself, and change your method
.If you find that Under certain circum-
Jdlwices you would take advantage of
m follow creature—legally or iile-
ti $ v Y v •
it Is well to drop friends that, you
Catch cheating at eards or at golf, or
^^HpWftaalnefls. For the cheat is a par-
f * _
ticularft’ despicable form of crook,
and deserves no friends whatever.
Never think that a man or a woman
Is a little dishonest, or dishonest
about some things aud honest about
They are 100 per cent honest or
not honest at all. They are honest
in everything or honest in nothing,*
If they are honest, as we believe
most people are, they are worthy to.
be trusted. If they are dishonest,
knowing what dishonesty means, the
wider berth you give them the better
It will be for you.
<© by John Blak«.)
TTlothers Cook Boo
____ warm raindrops aslant the son
And in the **ln the robins sing:
Across the creek in twos and troops.
The hawkling swifts and swallows wing
WHAT TO EAT
w"%lSHES for luncheon that are not
- too filling will be found in the
• -•*<• Ham .and Noodles.
>*:_ Butter an earthen baking dish, put
fhto the bottom a layer of cooked
Woodies, add a layer of cold boiled
j^fiam cut into small bits, then another
layer of noodles. Repent until the dish
Is full. Beat one egg. add one ^cupful
Uf milk and pour into the dish. Cover
VriLh crumbs, dot with butter and
A* -"turtle in a moderate oven
Baked Sausages With Rice.
.Cut pork sausages into thin sltces.
Butter a baking dish and fill with cold
i , boiled rice. Moisten the rice with wa-
' ! ter in which beef extract has been dis-
’ halved. Spread the sliced sausages
«fer tlie rice and !,uke in u hot oven
fcntfl the slices a re crisp.
Take one cupful each of sour milk
, Jlftrt ftrati&m flour, one-half teaspoonful
4tf soda, a little salt, one egg. well
beaten, To tablespoonfuls of sugar
•ad.three of shortening. Bake in well-
, freased gen) pans.
Baked Eggs With Cheese,
jfca toast of rounds of bread
fit have been cut nearly through
with a smaller cutter und the center
thus made hollowed out. Mix grated
cheese w'th.cream and spread over the
toast. Arrange on a platter break an
egg in each depression, spr'nkle with
seasonings and cheese, dot with but-
ter and set into the oven In a dripping
pun of hot water. Bake until the eggs
>©. lyg-. Western .\*-w*f»»i,er Union.*
ii The Friendly Path ;;
By WALTER I. ROBINSON
APPEARANCE MAKES OR MARS
SIN AND CITIES
F\ON”T blame sin on the cities.
No community is ever better
than the people within it. If the peo-
ple are honest. God-fearing, law-abid-
ing and live up to the teachings of
their churches, regardless of denomi-
nation, they'll find little cause for com-
plaint no matter where they live. But
when they know what is right and
don’t do it or don’t Insist on others
following the best pathway they are
likely to be disgruntled with condi-
tions which they bring upon them-
We know a great deal about most of
the big cities, but we know Just as
much of the~ small towns and open
country, and proportionately, we be-
lieve, there is no difference in the
volume of wrong-doing. And we con-
fidently believe that if people hailing
from the small towns and country
would be as devout to the cause of
right as they claim to be when they
come into large communities, the
blotches on cities’ reputations would
be much fewer than thev are.
It Is true that there are many more
amusements and inducements in big
towns which are likely to divert new-
comers’ attention from church work
and borne life. But none of these will
lead people from the proper pathway
unless they are willing to be led. Even
commercialized amusements on the
Sabbath will have no harmful effects
on those who know they are wrong. If
they wish conscientiously to follow
J the safe pathway.
Remove from every big city the sin-
ners who rush in from small places
for hiding and the,police and uplift
Workers would find little work neces-
sary In order to preserve the stand-
ards of morality ind honesty which
are so greatly to he desired.
Able ministers, fine churches, edu-
cational opportunities, science, inven-
tion and commercial and Industrial
progress of the cities are the kind of
inspirations which should make the
world in general more happy, comfort-
aide and thankful to God.
(Copyright by the Wheeler gyndicate, Inc )
Condition of City's Streets Gives Pret-
ty Clear Insight Into Its Gen-
American cities are manifesting a
new Interest in anti-litter work. Of
the minor problems facing American
municipalities there is scarcely any
one more Important than this. Just
as the neatness and cleanness of one’s
personal appearance is an indication
of character, so the physical appear-
ance of a city’s streets gives a pretty
clear insight Into the city’s composite
character. A fine avenue littered with
filth and rubbish means nothing except
bad citizenship. It betrays the ab-
sence of that spirit of co-operation
which is tlie essence of good govern-
ment. A man who has so little respect
for his associated citizens ns to strew
the highway with papers and general
refuse does not possess that “social
conscience” which brings Important
results In more important matters. It
Is difficult to believe that a littered-up
city is a well-governed city; the thing
is nothing but a bodge of civic care-
lessness, waste and even of corruption,
Zoning Plan in Small Cities.
If the Third-Class City league la
really deeply interested in the welfare
of the municipalities of tlie state, it
will concentrate next session on an
effort to have tlie legislature enact a
zoning law. Third-class cities are
meeting problems every day of serious
character that only zoning regulations
solve. . . . Real city planning em-
braces tlie zone system if it is to get
anywhere. Harrisburg’s planning sys-
tem bus done many tilings worth
while. But it could do far more if
the zoning of the city were made a
part of its duties.—Harrisburg (Pa.)
_ a.rut a*. u ,....
Designers of “Main Streets" Should
Get to Realize the Vaiue of
CASWWARY BIRD WAVS
j We spend our young years grubbing
j for dollars, and when we succeed in
making our pile, if we do succeed* we
j are too tired and too untrained to en-
i joy it.
Some day we will wake up to the
| fact that beauty pays.
We need not abandon work and go
to loafing. It is just as necessary, and
adds just as much to the rational en-
joyment of life, to have a beautiful
place to work in as to have a beau-
tiful place to play in, or to worship
The main trouble with Main street is
that it is hideous.
The store fronts are not attractive.
The men who put them up did not care
how they looked. All they wanted was
a place, secure from the rain, where
they could sell hardware and grocer-
ies. And all the people want that visit
them is a place where they can get a
stove or a can of corn.
That is why the young people “hate
the place.” That is why they leave it
as soon as they are old enough. At
least, that is a very important con-
That'is also one of the reasons why
we have so little civic pride. We have
little to be proud of.
We ought to realize that even from
the standpoint of efficiency people do
better work when they are in conduc-
A large eastern manufacturing com-
pany has no strikes. It has never had
any labor trouble. If you visit the
place you will see why.
The factories are beautiful. They
are largely of glass. The workers
work amid beautiful surroundings.
They are not only well paid, they are
treated as human beings. All around
the work buildings, engine houses,
stables and warehouses are beds of
flowers, smooth lawns, graveled roads.
And a vast park Is at hand where the
workers can picnic.
Go to another factory, one that I
have especially in mind, where they
manufacture steel products. Its huge,
blnckened walls look like a state
prison. The Are and smoke belching
from its chimneys look like hell. The
homes of the work people are hovels.
There are no flowers, no trees, no
lawns; only dirty, cluttering yards,
goats and battered tomato cans. They
have plenty of labor troubles there.
Tills, of course, does not mean that
you can satisfy laborers by giving
them posies, but It does mean that
For tlie company that provides
beauty shows that It realizes that it Is
dealing with human beings, and not
with cattle.—Chicago Herald and Ex-
“Yes,” -said tire Cassowary, “tt Is
trim that 1 am a curious looking bird,
in fact you might not even call me a
bird when you first looked at me for
I'm walking about tin* ground and'
I’m not flying above tlie ground.
“But I :itn a bird just as tlie Ostrich
family and others tire birds, though
they are to be seen on the ground,
and not flying about in the air.
“I have been here in the zoo quite
a while and I get along very well.
“I ate some sand just now, wliich
surprised one of the visitors. But I
often eat sand. In fact, I enjoy a
certain amount of sand in my food.
Just as I have heard some people
say that they like to have their fopd
seasoned with salt so does the casso-
wary like to eat a certain amount of
“Just what that amount is I
couldn’t tell you. I never measured
the amount of sand I ate. But, then,
I don’t suppose people measure the
amount of salt they eat, so that is
“My home used to be in an island
known as the Cassowary island. An
excellent name it was for the island,
“That Island is one of the Islaqgs
of New Britain, east of New Guinea.
“I couldn’t point that out to you
on the map, but that Is where they
say I came from, so I suppose they
“Anyway, there were lots of casso-
waries Jn the home island, and there
Is only one other here. That is a
“You’ll see him down yonder. Ho-
is only eighteen months old. He
wasn’t born here, but was brought
here as a young cassowary child.
“Cassowaries aren’t bom in the zoo.
It is enougli of an Jionor to a zoo that
they will be brought here and will
lend interest to the zoo by their pres-
“A bit conceited, eh? Well, now
and again I feel a little superior and'
a little like showing that I’m not go-
ing to be taken advantage of—I’m
“My home was In a great, thick
jungle. Doesn’t that sound Interesting?
There* we lived in the wonderful un-
“You will notice that I have a
horny, hard kind of a helmet upon my
“It protects our heads from injury
or harm, as we go through the under-
“Our helmets never grow out of
fashion. We’re not like people in
that way who’re always changing hats
with the styles.
“And people’s hats look shabby
after a bit or faded/ by the sun. But
cl he kitchen
*©. Western N»w»l*»P»r
When 1 was younger. I did
The Married Bunch, and heard
About the Fearful Price of Ki
How . / Y,.
To Get a Dollar’s Work a
And when I asked of thenii
What did they Oft for
Down Expense— ’ , 'i'cJB
Oh, many a cup of Coffee, ft
Must drown the Memory
MORE ABOUT BRBA1
As for meals, let «|« J
beginning, and serve soitu
you can ,
might not eare
, aud serveti. *
. y soaking in wat->r, sklri side
nigbL Wipe dry, place In a
pan and if lacking In fut d(
of butter and cook, adding ■
ful of water—more as It
Ten minutes before servil
a cupful of cream, add
serve piping hot.
New England 8plt Cod-
fish in squares and soak o\
In the morning drain and
with fresh boiling water
until tender. Spread on a ?
put in the oven. Make
sauce of one table*
and two tablespoobfbla of L_
together until the mixture 1
sides of tiie pan. Add one
cold water and stir oonstaal
sauce is thick and .smooth*',
the codfish and serve,
added to the sauce. 'iSBL.
Cream Eggs With On!©-
sliced onions In butter, i
brown. Stir in one ctfpf '
cream and two tat
flour, rubbed to a |
cream. Season with
bit of nutmeg and
eight hard-boiled eggs i
thoroughly and serve.
of finely-minced cooked 1
six eggs weH beaten, i
grated onion, shredded g
or minced parsley.
Grape Jelly Uncooked,
basket of ripe Concord t
six Duchess apples until-.j
to drain. Take two
to one of the juice and
solved. Poor Into
stand in a warm jilac
the morning cover with
Jelly will be thick. • ^
ana serve, mace
of lemon juice,
g, chopped fine
A flash of harmless _
A mist of rain bow
The burnished sunbeam
From flower to flower*
While wakes bbs noddl
But Just too late ftp )
That lip hath touched
And drained her nectary.
A nice crisp cucumber
will keep a year and be
Where to Find Out About Zoning.
The Department of Commerce, in
response to tlie needs of over sixty
cities in which zoning is in effect and
of over 110 cities which have zoning
ordinances in preparation, lias issued
a selected bibliography of zoning. This
contains critical references to the most
Important articles on tlie subject
\ (ii<-u have appeared in periodicals
The bibliography may be obtained
by application to the division of build-
ing and housing. Department of Coin- j
merce, Washington, D. 0.
“Neighbor Curassow Is Much Smaller.** f
not our helmets. Oh, no, we have hel-
mets worth having.
“But, of course, the great advan-
tage about them is that they’re of ad
much protection to us,
“We like lettuce and bread and fruit
and bananas in the way of food.
“We do not care for meat.
“Now, sometimes Neighbor Cura*
sow will eat u little, meat. But we
“Neighbor Curassow Is much small
er than I am. Do you like his red
“Of course one can’t expect so much
of a smaller creature, and so, you see,
he hasn’t the sense to keep to a littlr
fruit und vegetable diet as I do.
“But, then, people' ent meat, don’t
they. Well, I must he careful what
1 say, then, about meat eating.
“The young curassow, over there, »
real little zoo curassow, is wildei
than those * who were brought here
from their own curassow home.
“The ones who were brought here
are really quite tame.
“Still, the little Wild one is whistling
now. Do you hear him? A nice whis-
tle lie lias, hasn’t lie?
“But I mustn't tell you uny more
about myself and neighbors, for you
might forget if I told you too much..
“Come again and call for me, anu
my keeper w ill translate my story Into
your language with an account ot
what 1 do.and what I eat and how
my disposition has been of late, and
ail of sudi interesting matters. V
“Good-by. Tlie cassowary politely
says good-bv and Is sorry you won't
Join him iu a little afternoou meal ot
Where They Belong.
Teacher (to class In nutural his-
tory)—What kind of birds aro fre-
quently kept in captivity?
Tommy—Jail birds.—Christian San.
stir until well mixed at
in the small, freshly
feet green cucumbere—the
size the better, but,It Is
them uniform in size,
bers If tlie seeds are tent
well put up in this tray.
titles of small cucumbers,
sliced, green tomatoes,
picked into flowerets and
onions. Keep them covet
brine for twenty-fonr liouniS
cupful of salt to one gallon
In the morning scald the '
pour it boiling hot jver tl
When cold, drain thorot
pare as much vinegar aft'.li
cover. To one quart of
one cupful of bmwftr'
cupful of flour, otte-fod
of good dry mustard. V|
and vinegar, then mix '
tard with a little cold
pour Into the hot vlnega* ;
few minutes, then when si
over the pickles.
Tomato Catsup.-^—Put a- but
mnN>es skins Hnd nil. Into a ^
boll until tender, then put till
colander to remove tlie skins.]
one cupful of salt. wo poui
brown sugar, half an ounce
enne, three ounces of aliatih
same of mace and celery
ounces of cinnamon. Add
of tlie best vinegar, cook ui
strain, reheat and botylo, '
It is well to look at Jars
fruit and pickles from time to
he sure that they are in good I
Ron. Keep In a cool, dry
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