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A DAY WITH CONRAD GREEN

tising. I believe that even the advertising I put in the regular daily papers is a waste of money."
" Just the same," said Hawley, " I think you'd be making a mistake not to take a page in Gay New York. It's only a matter of fifteen hundred dollars."
" Fifteen hundred dollars ! That's a joke! Nobody's going to hold me up ! "
" Nobody's trying to, Mr. Green. But I might as well tell you that one of our reporters came in with a story the other daywell, it was about a little gambling affair in which some of the losers sort of forgot to settle, and-well, my partner was all for printing it, but I said I had always felt friendly toward you and why not give you a chance to state your side of it? "
" I don't know what you're talking about. If your reporter has got my name mixed up in a gambling story he's crazy."
" No. He's perfectly sane and very, very careful. We make a specialty of careful reporters and we're always sure of our facts."
Conrad Green was silent for a long, long time. Then he said :
" I tell you, I don't know what gambling business you refer to, and, furthermore, fifteen hundred dollars is a hell of a price for a page in a paper like yours. But still, as you say, you've got the kind of circulation that might do me good. So if you'll cut down the price "
" I'm sorry, Mr. Green, but we never do that."
" Well, then, of course you'll have to give me a few days to get iay ad fixed up. Say you come back here next Monday afternoon."
" That's perfectly satisfactory, Mr. Green," said Hawley, " and I assure you that you're not making a mistake. And now I won't keep you any longer from your work."
He extended his hand, but it was ignored, and he went out, his smile a little broader than when he had come in. Green remained at his desk, staring straight ahead of him and making semi-audible references to certain kinds of dogs as well as personages referred to in the Old and New Testaments. IIe was interrupted by the entrance of Lewis.
" Mr. Green," said the new secretary, " I have found a check for forty-five dollars, made out to Herman Plant. I imagine it is for his final week's pay. Would you like to have me change it and make it out to his widow? "
" Yes," said Green. " But no; wait a minute. Tear it up and I'll make out my personal check to her and add something to it."

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