Miscellany, Oct. 21, 1946

Combat Fatigue. In Chattanooga, Mildred Giles Underwood got her 16th divorce (eight different husbands), explained: "I just get tired of them."

Grub Stake. In Honolulu, Joseph Rodriguez told police that his lunch pail had been stolen, said he used it as a bank, had just deposited 3 sandwiches and $3,055.

Tenth Bite. In Travancore, India, a villager, bitten nine times by a hooded cobra, bit the snake to death, recovered.

Safe Deposit. In Manhattan, L. F. Lozon got stuck in an office phone booth, finally got out, found that everyone else in...

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