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band. -Whereupon she poisoned
four of her boarders, and herself
Dick Cavill, formerly of Illinois
Athletic Club, lost his job as
swimming' instructor at Pitts
burgh million dollar athletic
club, because he was so "indis
creet' as" to prefer the pretty wo
men as pupils'.
John Guda, 17, N. Y., amused
himself by picking at dynamite
.cartridge with pin. His mother
and sister will recover, but will
be disfigured for life.
"A male who saunters up and
down the stairs in the lift with
naked arms and'naked legs which
almost reveal his hips, causing
mothers and daughters to flee
The above is part of a bitter
complaint to a French court of
the Parisian landlord whom Ray
mond Duncan chose to inflict
Raymond and his Greek cos
tumes have been given one week
Thomas Aird, Peoria, is in hos
pital, suffering from taking his
14-year-old son, John, rabbit
Addy Halford, 24, Portland,
Mich., stole shotgun and sold it
to get money to pay for license to
marry 16-year-old school girl.
Court released him, saying he
had done a manly act.
Mayor Gaynor has forbidden
New York dancing masters to
teach "turkey trot," "grizzly
bear" or "bunny hug," on pain of
losing their license..
Trenton, N. J,, authorities all
excited about 'whether "flirting is
a .crime or an ailment, Magis
trate Naer sent Sarah Reed to
workhouse fpr flirting! and phy
sicians declare it is disease with
Justice Morschauser, Pough
keepsie, N.'Y., annulled marriage
of John Grum to Louise Snell on
ground it was fraudulent because
Grum, being unable to write,
hired someone to write his love
Move "What is the matter with
Kansas?" be changed to "What
is the matter with Trenton?" .
Secretary of Commerce "and
Labor Nagel has ordered "quick
and exhaustive" inquiry into high
cost of living.
Supposing Nagie comes to
Chicago and attends a few ses
sions of the packers' trial.
GecoHechinger, East Orange,
N. J., politely asked burglar what
he wanted, whereupon burglar
fled, leaving booty.
This might work all right with
Orange burglars, but we don't
recommend trying it on the Chi
N. Y. churches and civic or
ganizations have renewed fight
to enforce posting of owners'
names on building, so public may
know who is making big money
out of disreputable resorts.
Mightn't be a bad idea to try
that out in Chicago, considering
what vice commission says about
'"rich and respectable citizens"
who own this city's houses of ill
Sight of handsomely gowried
woman 'spanking baby nearer
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