"Reprinted by popular demand". Steamship is named the "S.S. Craig" (for editor Chase Craig?)
"Reprinted by popular demand". Wikipedia offers this on "mules": "Mule is a style of shoe that has no back or constraint around the foot's heel. Mules have a history going as back as Ancient Rome, even though they were not popularly worn until sixteenth-century Europe. There, mules were bedroom slippers and not worn in public."