Dyspepsia Specialist (irritably) - But, madam, you must chew your food. iV'hat were yonr ieeth given you for? Female Patiënt (calmly) - They weren't given to me. I bought 'em. - London Fun. The United States flag was first saluted by a foreign power in Guiberon bay, Franco, the officer in charge of the vessel making thesalute being Admiral La Motte. The European hornet is much larger than the common wasp and has a temper in proportion to its size. The common silver dollar is almost exactly 1)4 inches in diameter.