SPRING, whose coming the breeze had heralded to Wally as he smoked upon the roof, floated graciously upon New York two mornings later. The city awoke to a day of blue and gold and to a sense of hard times over and good times to come. In a million homes a million young men thought of sunny afternoons at the Polo Grounds; a million young women of long summer Sundays by the Eowded waves of Coney Island.By PELHAM GRENVILLE WODEHOUSE40 min
IT WAS nearly noon next day before Selwyn woke from a heavy, dreamless sleep. Both in mind and in body there was the listlessness which follows the passing of a crisis, but for the first time in many days he felt the impulse to face life again, to accept its bludgeonings unflinching.By ARTHUR BEVERLEY BAXTER28 min
I SUPPOSE most people would admit without hesitation their delight in any suggestion of romance. Personally, as might be expected of a bachelor of fifty or thereabouts, I revel in it. So do you, I dare say. Our difficulties would commence only when we attempted to reconcile our definitions of romance.By CHARLES LIDDLE20 min
BECAUSE a man has done a thing once is no particular reason why he should be expected to do it again. But if he does, and then again and again, there arises a strong probability that he will continue so to do; for there you have the intangible thing called habit that regulates all our lives.By J. L. COLVIN16 min
IT IS quite true, a lot of what we hear about the side-tracking interests of the high school girl. However, discerning a mother you may be, if you would drop around to the dressing room of the High School where your own blossoming, ’teen age daughter attends, somewhere about the time the recess bell rings, you might get the shock of your motherhood. You would be about sure to find as many girls as could crowd around the mirror, active with powder-puff and rouge and lip-stick as a vaudeville chorus.By ETHEL M. CHAPMAN11 min
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