Miscellany, Aug. 13, 1945

Hell's Fire. In Miles City, Mont., the Rev. John B. Fitz paused in the midst of his outdoor sermon, picked up a gun, shot two rattlesnakes that happened by, went on preaching.

Women's Rights. In Caracas, Venezuela, the Transportation Commission gallantly overrode the objections of bus conductors, formally awarded women a privilege they had been fighting for — the right to stand in busses.

Californiana. In Los Angeles, native daughter Ann Helen Trundle won a divorce from Edward Trundle on the grounds that he called Los Angeles a hick town.

Penman's Folly. In Boston, Handwriting Expert Elizabeth McCarthy, checking signatures on mayoralty nomination...

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