Tilia was the terribly suggestive stateniriii. crayooed on tho blackboard which stood on the platform at the Chicago noon prayer meeting the other day : "It cosU $1,000,000,000 a year ia money. " It mak es 50 por cent. of our insane. " It niakes 9.5 per cent. of our criuiinak " It causes directly 75 per cent. of' our morden. " It sends forth U5 percent, of our vicious youth. "Itsends one every six minutes into a drunkard's grave, orncarly l(X),O0Oayear."