Miscellany, may 7, 1951

Dog's Best Friend. On Mount Hood, Ore., Innkeeper George North had to hike out into the snows to rescue the inn's St. Bernard, stranded for four days on a rocky ledge.

The Well-Dressed Man. In Hillsboro, Texas, arrested for carrying a pistol, Larry Stehel, 20, said in his defense: "I thought all Texans wore guns."

Home on the Range. Near Pittsburgh, George Sneider returned home to find that vandals had broken in, used Sneider's rifle to shoot up four windows and his television set.

Wanderer's Return. In Southend, England, Thomas Kennies walked into the local police station with Mildred Browne, struck her in the...

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