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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, November 21, 1911, Image 6

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President- -of' National "Boot &
Shoe- -Manufacturers' -association
which is- the other name of the
shoe-trust today.
' Might get Aldrich and Payne
and J. Ogden Armour and Jawn
D. -Robbafeller and Andie Car
negie and a few supreme court
justices, and do it good while
they're at it.
Plunkett has Plunketted, but'
the -Plunkett got lost.
S. C. Reidy, 73, 1017 S. Wa
bash ave., run down and fatally
hurt by-auto truck at S. Wabash
an d Eldridge last night. Six men
in truck, whjch didn't stop after
hitting the old man. The car
number was not obtained,
Joseph Casazza, 634 Orleans
street, -died at hospital this m6rn
ihg from injuries received when
struck by street car at Orleans
and W,- Ontario last night.
George Goesick, 2404 S. Canal,
teamster, hurt when wagon was
struck by car at Harrison and
Desplaines. He'll recover, des
pite'his name handicap.
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WEATHER PROSPECTS
Windy Increas
ing cloudiness to
night, -becoming un
settledWednesday ;
for Chicago and Vi
cinity,; 5 rising tem-
temperature tOnightJLJfSa
slightly above freezing; winds
shifting to southerly and increas
ing. , " .
. -i p o
Some, people seem to think that
nothingfitsja keyhole like an, ear..
TARANDcEEATHER VICTIM-'
TELLS OF OUTRAGE ,.r
Lincoln Center, Kan., Nov. 2iT
Miss Mary Chamberlain, thjr
young school teacher who was
tarred and feathered by a mob of
men the nip-ht of Aupust 7. torik
the witness stand today and told
Vipr ctnrv "f the oiitracre
The court room was crowded
when she began the story of tti
night's events in a calm voice, arid'
but for an occasional break in her
voice, ho one who would have
guessed she was relating her own
experiences. "
When she told how het clothed
were torn from her she seemed
on the verge of a breakdown, but'
she fixed her eyes on her mother
anjd father, seated nearby, anti
gained courage. .
She told of peing taken' to the.
bonfire by the masked figures ; of
being stripped from the waist
down, and- of the feeling she ex
pefienced as the tar splashed
against her bare skin. n
"Why.didn't you call for help?"
was asked.
"I did call. I screamed. But
Ricord, the man 'who was acting
as my escort, had hidden in the
bushes, and did not appear again
until it was all over" y
Miss' Chamberlain related in
retail the ..events of the nirht
She told of her ene-apement with tl
Ed Ricord; of his insistence that
she accompany him; of his
strange,. manner ,as they neared
the rendezvous ; of the sudden apt
pearance of the masked men; oi
lier appeal to Ricord and his hasty
retrea$:inkp the bushes j of beinc

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