THE CONGRESS: Death of Caraway

Death of Caraway

Long had Senator Thaddeus Horatius— Caraway of Arkansas been bothered with a stone in the kidney. Fortnight ago he entered St. Vincent's Infirmary at Little Rock to have it cut out. Last week he was convalescing comfortably after the operation when an old friend, with a jug of cider, called on him at the hospital.

"Come in! Come in!" cried the Senator. ''The doctor says what I need is someone to cuss the cussedness out of me and you're just the man to do it. So cut loose. I'm...

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