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HOW? How does the editor of the "Daily News" reconcile both the Economy Campaign and his temperance professions with his half-page adver- tisements of Hennesy's brandy? So far as I can gather, eight bottles or casks of wine are used to make one of brandy. The whole process looks like a stupendous waste of good food. ECONOMY? For another kind of economy, see the "Daily News" for November 21st: £ 4 4s. for a toy. A gold-laced commissionaire and his assistant were to be seen yesterday afternoon in Regent- street carrying} a toy motor-car, nearly five feet long, from a toyshop to a waiting taxi-cab. A ømáll crowd watched the "toy" being hoisted with difficulty on to the roof of the cab. En- quiry showed that the price of the toy motor was C4 4s. Other patterns cost £ 3 5s. and £3 12s. 9d. Toys of all sorts are fetching as- tonishing prices in the West End. Evidently people who are making money out of the war have already begun to do their Christmas shop- ping." Then follows a list off prioes from 11/6 to £3 12te. 6d.