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arsenic poisoning arid gastritis
vare similar and a physician hiight
make a mistake and call arsenip
.poisoning acute gastritis." "
The police also intend to quest
tion Undertaker C. C. , BoySen?
who prepared Richard Tk Smith's
'body for burial, and who was on
extremely friendly terms with
Itwas of this .undertaker that
Frank Brinkamp-'spoke, accord
'ing to Elizabeth Nolan, when,
knowing 'his death to be ap
proaching he -looked snceringly
at. hi0mother and said
"Wilyou'd.better call-in your
friend! Boysen and have-hinV fin
ish this j6b.""
Mrs. Vermilya is not allowed
to see anyone at the jaiMiospital.
She passed a good night, and on
wakening this morning lqpked
.cheerfully at her nur?e": s
"Well, 'this place isn't "home,"
she said, "but it isn't so bad."
Her nurses at the hospital sev
eral times have attempted to en
gage her in, conversation, but on
e&dh occasion, Mrs Vermilya has
turned her face to 'the -wall, and
refused tp make any ariswer to
k -, The body of Frank Brink&mp
was exhumed yesterday. This
fact was, kept secret because Cor
oner Hoffman wished to have
Miss Nolan attend the opening of
' the coffin and identify, the' body
of her dead sweetheart. Miss No
lan said she wOuld d6 so only on
condition that the public did not
know what was going oh.
Miss Nolan appeared when the
grave was beinSf opeftgd. J She
-was very nervous, but-evidently;
had herself well in hand. She
shuddered once or twice as the
earth was shovelled away from
the coffin, ,but gave no other sign
of emotion until ihe nal act of the
opening of the coffin was to take
Then she broke down.
"I can't look at it," she sobbed
hysterically, "I can't. I can't."
The identification" finally was
made certain by Miss Nolan's de
scription of jewelry which was
buried with Brinkamp, and the
girl was led sobbing to her home.
Labor Leader Objects to
Courts Appointed J3oard
Washington, Nov. 7. Strenu
ous objection to the appointment,
by any court or executive author-"
ity of boards to pass on the ap
plication of the proposed work
men's compensation laws was
made this afternon by President
Gompers of the A. F. of L. before
the senatorial commission fram
ing them. .
In reply to Senator Suther-V
land's statement that he favored
appointment of the "boards by the
courts "so as to'keep them out of
politics," Mr. Gompers said he did
not believe all the courts were
free from political influence
ar o i
One wonderful feature" of that
Italian-Turk wajr is that Wall
street hasn't seen occasion in it '
to throw a fit. f
Brazil an'd P6ru 'hive estab
lished a string of. Wireless sta
tions, across Solith America.