Illustration: Meals, Company

The boss and his wife were coming over for dinner, and little Mary was helping by setting the table. She finished just as the company arrived, and as the guests came in and everyone sat down, Mother noticed something was missing.

"Mary," she said, "you didn't put a knife and fork at Mr. Morgan's place."

"I didn't think he would need them," explained Mary. "Daddy says he always eats like a horse!"