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In His Hand All The Time

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A KJort time to a ft-iend of mine, a manager at nonic rorks not far away, 1i;k1 buüu to the buuk tai cash to pay wages, tbe 6um beiug about L230. On getting iuto the waiting room at thü Station bc sat do'vn and placed his cash büfc by liis side. Lmmediately afterward a geutleman Ontered and shook hands with him, and they stood tülkiiig a í'ew minutes, wlieu the train carne in. The gentleman went, and so did my frieud, but on getting to the train he thought he had lost his bag and hurried back, only to fiud it goue. He called the porters and station master, and at last a polioeman arrived with the inteutiou of 6earching the train. He looked at my friend and said, "Is it anything like the one yon have in your hand?" when to his amazement he found he had been carryinR it the whole timo.