In New Brighton, Pa., Health Officer Fred Myers, called by neighbors to
investigate a house in which gas lights had shone night and day for two
weeks, found a dead man sitting in a chair, an open book beside him.
Said the man's widow: "I thought there was something wrong. He wouldn't
talk to me."
In Cincinnati, Ohio, Hobo King Jeff Davis and his wife celebrated their
40th wedding anniversary. Reminisced King Jeff: "I was 16 and she was
15. . . . We wrote '18' on two slips of paper and put them in our shoes.
Then when the marriage license...
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