In or huuisuity, boldly threw the tort or her con-
’ it in! the
constitutions or her oar ers.
lit e I. ere was generally shout enough at No.
113, there was nothing to spare-I vvsut ol activity
' to brealtiisst or dinner-bell betreallng
% the shortest or coirtiuorls In the Iontrsrt or law.
consequently, the inmates oi the establishment. so
no as e weir: summons reached their re
siteclivs apartintuhl. were I the habit oi making
oltd rush itir I er ru shin‘ at
was out only tlssira ls, hut oirtittzltnpo once.
It with dinner-Iloll and Mrs. In Dmsler sat
In grtin utuieiity II the hs'sd or the lllble,inrrol1l.lI.led
K I Si 2
try her hungry and espsctsut hour era.
lr. van ll. plsyiuily rnjuaing t
to cause tee Ti
tightly siihering to her tlliln and slender body to
" Uh. my !" exclaimed Miss Tipcoo.
' d you say rout. beer. or boiled mutton, or
ttuilt-d ork, madam r' salted the csrvensternly, giv-
itig the miles an extra l'IrKp,B-Dd axet:ul.lngIpdatcetl .
decided predilection in later
ul ht-cl, I thin layer cl istty substance streaked wit
tltrsatls oi‘ loan, was ileuerolttlly rilirllu beneath her
oi acquiring 1nu.sIilr<1!" de-
lesutug toward her, her teeth
--his yoli deilirulls
sud Iu euipusvis
wor su clout to i pan additions
at cleiutpissti u.
lllluii,” rcspo ed Mists ipcoo, resiiining
1' nd lo A liollltld ol srnlll dlahe
cunttilnluz toltlstties attend with water. cabling:
clan tited through the same medium, sweet potatoes
put seil a jolt lol.-b the Knickerbocker at s
duclt sale. d a uiyittertous compound composed
oi irtgmeuts oi s gritty suttsteuce, sud something
o -vtolsagtnnu attire.
s sud gentlemen, I have to announce that
u can hsve roast heel, lmlled niuttou. or hoiled
' b I touch of lbs
and lzen'letilenl Come In
. y or variety. ioi-, upon conscience,
you've sung tllatsanie song every day (or meiastaix
monlilihl" cried Mr. Ilylelt 0‘HoulIhal'l.
" 1" cborniled tho bonrdcrs
are your iolte, Mr. 0‘HnuIabsn." re.
i omlile ml: “so we'll commence
with the pork with mm, sir.
-- lie e song. you won't. then: the last titue l
WI! Ilvoko in the nliddlo oi the night
molt it I
' Prs ..
once or i a
tit. 0’Houlahan, airord to depotit in your
tlutt this bond 3 graced with t e pres.
he lrighteued. ilrevsn. l was only goinii
to mention that oi all the stomach-soltss that.-"
iliisie U‘HouXIban, bodily ailtusuts are scarce
s seeming subject ior diacnl-lti
"I s corrected, uis‘aru.
urlnnrl ls (Ila
van, let me have
to ribbons. old is
so you at Macy‘: lo-day!” as
llyuclt, the relict oi Ezekiall Bynch, contractor ior
horsehair lo the gres sttreas in sctory or
mad Bolster it to, oi Sleepy llollow,wlto, in using
the hair oi the dog that had iiuten
BIIDHIBY wtirld. lenvill the lady naw rftlillllt, I
Iiinnl Inrly, Ind I dultgltler still II In tool. in order
In allow her mlamln laws for lweni - en; Ind
iottul suihooiuiout or uiiitlsvu peteuuisi
i'l'ha lit to whom ithe Illdresseti Ihis iinporiant
iiiiettton, iluis sltmner. renpolidotl in the sotupt
‘- not at llscy‘s! now tmt yoti resist that walk
down Fourteenth street. and a lounge ‘n that dread-
Iul, delighllul. darling duck ill a store I
' clot S(uvitrt‘s," observed lilies Sliutuer, ab-
are was anxiously wulcbiilu the operations oi
Var. I)us.=lIer’s lml .as sllI had sent her ylne for
another helping at mtlllan.
There are itoute people who love to wuucrs ti
hound ou the would-lie ltelligerenis;
who would throw n I] o
liynrh, who w ever lu
nitsa slimuer a battery
ohseri-ing tor the general cout-
rlllly tlutt she entertained an idea oi itringtug her
tile girl horns lor the Ilolidltys.
--1.iii- 1" snorted lit‘
ii in Slimlier. “shell I head
taller than yotirlisll.
--slisln very tall ior her ago," said lira. Byncii,
“A n! IUlI0'R twenty, il alts’: an ll0lll':" and the
warlike lady tell savagely upon the tttutto
Ihts Inclzlinus but reluclalll lluill had relileninllatl
-1 Ienr nlK.',l20W some people mistake ages,”tit.-
ieretl tho unhappy rsliet or the deiuuct cuttlrnclor,
in nrtler lo cuucenlher coll union,
--'i‘licre'w such is lot at palm. and powder, and
. ‘a is won er,” growled lite
laplnillw, dnsltiug her plate irom her, stid calling ior
-t lledud. ye gev her gruel there, miss," wlthtpersd
the hautituaidcn in iliiis Sllnlnt-.r’I eat. as site sup-
piled thut lady with the suit or his.
it ' n ltosler. vi‘ st viswto preventing ex-
tremities announced the prospective srrtvul oi a
new unr e
-t Wlitlre are you going to put in" brusqusly de.
lII'ElIllEd Miss Sllmnere
Unit was is ser. ,
Mrs. Yian Dossier iillrrlell lted"Rl'lInIlt nose toward
I illlivlll ed you the exlrenle and oi Illa table
w .o had hseu allgagedlln holtlug his iood in silence:
l0iV I 0 i Ick,
which rapidly vvss getuug the ezteror him. Ind.
kecutiiiug so warm. into -the-ell iisre site
vhsre. lnB'IIrlIl" salted swithy, in a sort oi
uiuutiy curiosir v.
I‘ Well. the somewhat diminutive corridor at the
exuenlliy oi the ante-room."
--iii it ie Issilge,nlI‘airl!"dercoIy demstiticd
the irate Swil y. Isis dpiuktiess deepening into Ihe
litte oi an nnpeeled rs ish, and recklessly snapping
the toothpick lttto twenty pic
-- ' sh..scurc
cl - sly
nomenclature, Mr. Swilby.’
designate it by that
tier, tuslttui. or hole,
sink, Inr iii‘: 0 and Ill 0 I am! An I11 I
can say is. ii i am to he moved frolnlroom in which
‘is ates! t ”
air. Why this rllsnifesiniun
or rosiiu ! us nierely su ides whtc cou-
glouiernted In the chaos of my imagination," said
r . ' w er.
-t Perliaps air. o'1iouluitau wouldn't object. to a
change oi location."
“ ll'otlldil'l he 3'' observed the genllemnn Ilr
luded Io. " Mndsm, Illa torch llnl sltnuld llglit line
it dignity way would euclie entire y were
the atrsn or to men the stairs. , D1
to the are, hits.
you ever hear what the gullipotsaid
--l t:Innol. suntutou it to my recolletziiun,” she
‘ Tba I what. it Iisld.”
room you can, Mrs.
Ink ye tor notltlunl
“ll you wish to have my
'an ltoiialsn" ohserved a pate. hollow-eyed young
mau,wltose long raven-itlica hstr repose u mas-
sive lttxurtaucs upon the greasy collar or s llIlreld-
lists on t.
given it away iirssiiy, iir. nytuoke."
‘his laudisdy. --i guess i cuu hit you s
retty evident that he was in arrears.
hespolte his helplessness hrolie lrnm hliu.
’ gartltlt, it ' ortrliu tor inaud-
gsiu.ilr. Wini]lwr!"exclniiilatl iir v
ilutslsr, rtivtntv liitt tnl s rtitor rss rid
causing iiltst Tipcon to quiver hire an sspeu lost.
a Lille strain, and the meat cold as ice-cream."
no 'I helped. Valli" sutsd s ist. iiond
little tutu, in s lilihblown white waistcoat. hutiuitig
iuto II ’I he helped, my ltn.
tuorvul. ileat is ntest. hot or cold,oli, Miss Tip-
coo?" rtttiltriug that shrinking Indy. "Alt. Mrs.
' c 4-‘-3?‘-v
“’l'lln render ol the deplrted are one nntl
dollars iltl locate at the 1-‘lilb Avenue or the clutch.
iweuiy tliousond dollsrs at her own dis ousl.
-- 'iweiit thousand dollars I" excluinled wiuditur,
choking on the doughy pests or on up e- a .
-- Twenl thousand dollars. ejncullited svtithy,
swallowing the its menu or h toot pic .
-- Twenty thousand dollltrs!" lped s melancholy-
s l 'i'l
looltiug youth, with Ire nose it sit .
green tie and s purple waistcoat, reyotutng in ilie
nsuis oi spinuct, an euiployii in the drug-store oi’
cord it lrr.
-t Twenty iliousauti dollsrsll‘ cried uliioulahsu.
“Olt;"llion she has some nrlght little the or her
“ You in have my room, Mrs. "In I" exclliiriled
whether you do or no Mus slituner, shov-
ing hack her chair, snorted out of the apartment.
“Ain't site ti- ove Y"
huewu in iiirmsr yeui, sud Wll at-. liuutati nose hiid
ntsds sornetiiir v skin to a lender impression.
ll‘ urine selected the
nen. ituws.tr, the cm u
ry pro need s it Van oaslsr, lir. liais-
iortie rushed into extremes, sail allied liitnseli to
lady whose ttez tit it like the
petal oi s ilower, reutlercd her most as couspicti.
us or t s organ his late iiunie ior the
larger Ind rtioro clitsslcslly developed realms.
' ' clsvslsuii, longed to he-
riolti the glittering gsyettes or New York til it
‘he re ' consequent upon the
convening lliielllgcutee omie ai-riv eut thou-
ss lsrs upon the p miss. t siitht,
through sspesitluiz-trumpet amid the tem
“Aho , r.-. ‘m! ere’: I very rsA‘isit-looking
udsr oiling, anchored to e s In
No end of in End
casri-s:s ti.-itlse nr.i.sroitliI'l! auillrat. chest: I
sire Imprinted on Ill lroritlel ?" exclaimed
eirpresstuuu, wit did
430 FRANK 3.23112 3 CHIMNEY CORNER.
rertisrltsd - very close in the wind. she linows "NavIIrl'aI oh.tnyl Wlly.ilIin'IIIshiontible vhn,looitingradisutss usual. where sretherose- 1- Oh, plaIsu.don‘l lruggllng euergetiuslly to
when In links in I reel. r, II Well In I colltiilodure, to he won below Union Square I" btldrl-only Clylenlnasllrn here? Clylia, who wrote lree hersell, bill. the embrace was that 0 use Luocaoit
sti .Ithen weather it tutti iu heel. oegsd,str,slie --tili, nother rattltitiii 1" retoried the other lady. is - rlttneyni t 1'! Hal hit: ['11 tulte pnrlt, van. -the htig that otusho- rtir.
clirpii on all sail ortrturtuti,sud serves as our rllimllsl runs ittui received it c er plsui, lzenlly atreweti Don't lie ittiuiti g stnta. ollitioi lir. ...,.,.i,,.,.i. it1ti,,.,,,..,.,,v.,,,g.nv,,,.,,,,,i,,,,t- (EquEeZe)- it-i-,,,
wtilocit ieepishly-h s-stesch til. it tttuou oi t t. stid v rieg ed with sued viiy.yuu are all in the llowns here; just as -1-its
asl- across I it tahle. units oi very solid and suspicious.loulrittg grease. the inch-eyed susau csuie anourtl.
unnylelltrw. and can slnir s good --ilotlieriushioul lllnlell. , 9. p it iy. H y ‘
Hit It I never been further tone lb “giro Ilnled Vim Dossier, I00, I! III“ pnrtlcullr bl ljlaflurdit nla unlnlllgnlatl !ll.lRlIGlI’l:l'I to be all-
ucvertheleiu aiieomtlie 0:4!-cl[)lBll.l st in moment. I e to liiltrrui you at no cause vii lever exists
Ills ltuigllltga is of Illa ‘ lilver Illl) lillllzer:-l,” ‘ port “ 'l'l.lH Irucliilcuiiou 9! [million is I theme Wlllnll lnr Illa I]IvI‘PlIElll1l0n dual?"
In" typ w nllni:;4n; out which one driieii the liiuil.s or the intellectual resources," atttil V “out it short, lira; lan, Your long words are
t, uiy dsttrs is onions. on, ouea,sre i an] ' - it e in witistit-citnt get round out. Lb, lira. r y '
irealt on white witi.-ttcostiti hay,tlo not atlrtrtptto his oliuiuer, to whom this in stortous obaarvav hyuclti lleou to Macy's? or course. w yo ha ti conrutirtl iuusii oi dpttortail uulltuery, and her
dttti lt- on know you are. rot I5ro‘n,arewe.a ii .asseu wit a s rt. The aim louhiug us-lllglll. ily Jupttcrl iilwat ilyuch, lururiniistresucs awr . ‘
upuu sersps or [Nay Preiulh.Ind hswtldsr us with its svolcsuo or suppressed anger in her lwnmll I'll cents Irlau u use uiuriie or were gray, and had lust
ytutrslivug and one fvlllltt rottit. , sun, ug d erous atuolte > she as --anything uew, lltutisorl" uzlted'0’Honltihait. enough or iitish tti thsut Io denote high spirit. it out
prulnnboulclubvuleiltl1laliu(l7Il,Illlltlu];h,exct>pl pritcttoai eltierl lady, with vith tn --soaps up. lly-the-wiiy,iiirs. inn, iuolt uni. stetuperol her own gliernose- ell,yes,vvhy not!
to deltvvr s hsttsn, you never u implement el agriculture, hut the strap exprcutuiauloohtugior our uu er with -w h i luv parly known as llmlilb-bt.lltle' it
c o it s cluhho our ex co. in win or she was co pose oi ttpile oi luggsps lie ropped into the i-itiloon ra ecu lier yes’ autost c attu-
"nll, Silillb-but IDN won't do. l '3 limit! ll) our I we roof-‘ii Si er I L llle cnrurr Ior I ‘ wllilller’ beiore llB begins II) Illl< lug line, but Nnllzrtt blvlng A lillle loo mill: room
is ullautl overall and s sunshade. She had tutttuits in los . to sphre,sud not vviiiluug ti. spoil the upper portion,
. Vin Dosller ran her ticiitllliltlilnenl. Ilpnn vlculily, Ind was reported to have “ lt lllusl be Mix! l)elnlortIe's!” exclaimed Mm. eruudgcd Ihe p, le V lllu b-lilie roll tllless it
the geuteeleiitautltttoiitrconotuteslpriociplss.'llhgit plllasllle two lllolullsuldydoh rte.“ I d I 'nn‘l'):s'aIer. extremity its iihw slsrgs, sud guarded
Ilse bolrtlerllulined vlnutla IV on I'lI1IIlQ It or " rt an on r.‘ 3 is an ally anorie .“ “ ' 0l.iMi:ixllI3l1Il0l’tl87" yl air of l tllllniiwould nve III dsuurlet carna-
tlie rsiulgentdisplsy ufilnper-flowers Ilpnrlpille dial risked you ior some more mutton. don't want “M new hnsrdsr. illtrs llelaiorde, the solitary umpire: P to h usllt, w her etu
tirtshlo, and it‘ they liatln‘t too lunch most they ticrspiugit. ii on have no uttittou.ssy so, and let pledge oi ailuciiou or the late lstuenleii lllr. ltuiuer- uere veritnttl it oi our post its his
were urci-wnelttled' with sluice. leliracies were me have heel; il you here no osst,ssy so, and let lord ituiusllelalorde. as 1‘ le tno pointed tor hcsuty, Ind the rots-
y tuted at as looming in the near ittture, bu uve or . ' t- wt ties the come Irom?" h ltd s tritle too hig ut one cannot ud pe ec-
lntnre never lavme : Ifid.dI8VO B: e cream I mn'lltiIVe uuythinilg loily ll.) lltls-porti," cIlil'll;"ti "slevelnhn I I d I I ’ ' liondai! free, llglslrefnd iorln Ellieil to l.wen’I‘y thon-
tit aver wane nature on suit a ,an t c reap u tin, --its orut is in is yulitiu “ ‘an it e eatir e.tte oi msn.' 0 . .'uc uini it ' not t e ar-
' y the oil and list. sttd l ltsve ltnowu half tliilt money carry oil‘
the Ilium) person. replied h rs. i an Dossier. s ltutnp. a stiuint and red hair, when i want oi it
-- why, what the hitte hnntstone bringsherItt>re!” has lell“ we I! in ii lnclltre" sitting gluut in the
cxcialutiulwindaor;“sliela otlots o’mone . corner.
--'l'lte i or her hein in the eu'oymeut or will . Vim Dossier was engaged in this
strluence should rove no harrier to her locating gushing reception oi her young irisud, iilr. Van was
ttsueathtltis hum ie root, r. i n ‘l trugghng willi u 'aratoga Iran in the size.
n ll'ell,l re kcl it u on it i had her Ind so soon units had quieted it, together with the
hi. contract to carry it heyoud the side-
don. hone or your coldiporit zitm-, vsu-no c I tr-tins o
poulticestii cult a a walk. he politely cotue ioi-vrardto extend his great-
“ Your I errtng to s poulllce reminds me or one hit: to tire new hosrder.
little incident connected wit it i rny ancss. it the ittriltcr prosecution or this idea, he ad-
tora in tit ow o nt "es," hegttu vs no vsnced eolnewltat a r the manner oi a ptiyiiil
who was ow promoted to the tahle by virtue oi lits panther, sud illuging his leizs betore hiui, cleared
voca on as can r having ceased. and who wn ihsiutervcuiug puc w‘ h a uud.
uurittiug iur an opportunity to jniniu the converse. lasl tor he ruutsltility oiliutrisn snitlrs, uii
ticu. -- ‘ oouigee aviug.-" unstslulityorltuuian enierpr . us it ehcsrders
--oh. risu your run oottigcel" inlerrllpletl ow vuutly 'au lslle its liitd hit. or er, lie
0‘lioulultsu. "We it iv an ahot hini;'he was inchancer !-hadhee en sgediuesuug anorsuge,
ilpilled llkrl nspnlcllcock, so nur hearts slittll bt:lr- and insh:-n oi consuming Ille eel, hsd cast it upc
w a sit teniu om om the int he left they 'pon tsinc oi slippery destrttctittu
titers dying. let its licur something oi hliss nets. van llostilerls tool ullghted,sud,hciors he could re-
in site one !" cover htmsel. e was home with inconceivable
- . e young. sir,“ replied vsti noisier, rapidity to mother earth.
with lttit incliusriou iowsi-dtrie ssseuihled sex, ' H , inn lieing sdtriittedly the that law oi
pociteting tlte rehurr. nature, the wretched Knickerbocker in his dire ex-
“Arc the in itnortnd liiiiul Slimller. “I'm not; (remit tried It I a lleureat object with the
lure . - energy in despair, and his vise-like grasp closed upon,
4- t telslot-tie is young, handsome, and has not alone Miss llelaiordeli hat, ut upon her sunny
ll-eases. I8 ville
ii at the particular instant or
van Dossier‘: tiortlersaltll to ’
embrace oi her landlady hld denched
a dismal wail she endeavored, ity s vigorous
au well-dlreottul ounet upon the ax-tilow nose,
to deliver llersell lrom nndage; but this ilddlltonnl
impetus only Inc used his uch
an it itrlieatodesc he prostrate
upon the oilcloth, iioldtug aloit. in order to protect
it irotn iurther Illalllyt lliiss
wise or ’ '
ffrlain light, with her head as innocent oi hair as a
eluinrdt-’n but Ind-
Swilby, in the most oilhanded iusu std-hots s .
or us," siiiisa spiripe sralyhed was Ysn Dossier by this unexpected
Thisir periecily disgusting," said iliss Slilnner, up arilton that he remained on his hack gazing
giilpiug tlowii Llerlen, epleI=Iy lilttt su luia t t its empty oottle. sud
whetiicr sits relerred to that weilt compound. or lgilovlclily tumir-it ll-B an 1mm we can A 0' his
the expressions oiieeling on the part of the gentle- nigh htn to the shining c-Iii of his Ioilzeri while
man wit relcrence to the expected arrival, has Miss Dtslninrdemlna-lly iletrmvd bylhedmvurznenli
never pent. slam, ..mt.i....ii, could scsrc y ilud language to demInd iher hirsute
-- i qnilu agree with you." smiled Mrs. Byuch, at Idarnnlenh
eiii viii iii . ([nnf[gf st ... mi. of hgn-y Luctlly hirs. van Dossier had retired into the rs.
ous to.curry tsvor with her iruplscaliie more ecesseso uctg boring clmlln Rwy" 0' I
toe. ruoldy decsuter containing the diluted remains or s
-‘ lt'ii sruatter oi total lndiiisronce to me, niI'am, quart oi U l .where it do h 1' lo I 6
catastrophe was nnkn
1-] W0-HI(tlIl'l lhni. lb" llld occurred lor I good
"What a pity she wasn't a twin." lsuglisii dedl,"pal its dtheisdy,endesvoriugtoatliusther
'noulahau. “There could he no other way or dtshevsle iies.
..i.ici,i,.g 1.. rt - either would I, uilss." said the exrclown,
in the rueautiuie Mrs. vsu Dossier maintained s wit uncomical exlrrm-hm nfjeslllrvi Ind
elnn pravily heiltting the occasion. an eiress rubbing that portion oiit' personwhich had cents
in a board g-house would ii to sl.s p that lnlofrlmnly and violent contact wit the door.
iiuu-e Isnvery desire is location ior nisrrying melt. " II11 My much pained Indeed." exclaimed Ihe
Alre sd she rnttde tabulated calculations ss ladr- ,
to his much su ad 'iunIl dollar per weelt p ‘fso-In I.-anon my mil" employing the most
road would hriug in, d s cording at the rnann nu-nmrad inches to his bow-
iur iiii-s elttiurde would she regulue her prices. "I in! ulwlll."
The yo estl w min to lilr “ inns in.‘ V ‘
van llossler tor the simple reason that she sd olten “II. has given me quite a turn. ’
llesrtl barf oi it w otn e ad settles were all rd
“ 1 had nix itlel Ille . '
-- r van Dostsler"-layin er hiutd upon his
you are a gentleman. sud as soothe"
tile I‘II I chance (or an.
tn the lineal descendant or van Boumgee
vsrn Bnomerdnm. who oiuigrste irunt nuisterdsrn
Arum )omi'vti sixteen hundred and seven. In the
good ship JIing4ltl11IS(‘]ll'Ol107V3, sudm"
“ erndn." Inlerrupled lilies Deliiforde,
“ I ieel Admired Illn this ”
- e rescue with the single word,
“These tsuipitriiry treaties will remain a secret
K lckerbncker placed his hand upon his
heart: hut with sue e othe uisiu chsuce.sn
' Iilloclenn sword over the devoted llend
er.hsw is E e
lrtm silo in yuur it it s.
-A rover Y" demanded van Dossier.
r. Van Dossier."
-- Born that wttyw
"God bless my solil I" syaculaled the ex-clown.
tailing hsuh a couple at prices lo give room to his
“Annular time! Ariltlber time E" whispered liliss
. 'a l)ossler,hetiring wliatsiiewss
o tnrrn "lhe produce or the grape,
pearcd in the hitciigrottud.
('llAI"l‘I2n llI.40UNClLS OF‘ WAR-
oirtr pluii-isoeii irieud. iir. swithy, was Ilruck
all ol a heap b the appearance or the new arivsl.
lie encountered her upon staircase as it e was
iolluwlug Mrs. vsu noisier up to her cell osnestit