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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, January 10, 1912, Image 5

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tion-has asked Congress for $80,
000 to fight chestnut tree blight
Memories of boyhood days, save
the chestnut crop !
Chance of being killed on pas--senger
steamships one in a mil
lion according to Steamboat In
spection Bureau report.
. J. D. McCarthy pays $3 aear
for title of Director of Services
of Uubana, O; Mayor Green, his
brother-in-law, appointed him. J.
D. paid $15 for surety bond. Then?
council, which doesn't like the
way J. D. cuts his hair, reduced
his salary to $12 a. year.
Board of Tax Review, Cleve
land, reads society columns of
newspapers. Now it has cited
Alice Hinds, debutante, to ex
plain why $50,000 rope of pearls
was not listed for taxation.
Cowboys arrived in Galveston,'
Tex., today with wild story of
fight with pack of 1,000 famished
wolvesbn range in Lloyd .county.
It's always been snakes with us.
New Haven, Conn., Associa
tion of Congressional Ministers
has agreed to fire any member of
association who performs mar
miage ceremony where either of
contracting parties has been di
vorced on statutory grounds.
Sir Francis Oppeheimer, new
commercial attache to British
Embassy, Berlin, will be first Jew
ever to appear at Kaiser's court.
500 men of Fifteenth infantry,
with hospital corps detachment,
ordered to China.
Harry Hatton, 3 years old, Des
Moines, la., played with matches.,
Burned to death.
Emmett Flood, of Chicago, and
because there was- no butter on
bread. x '
Mrs. Reta Doddridge is caus
ing trouble on Seattle murder
jury. Jury out for second day.
Law says jury must be kept to
gether. ' Other jurors are men.
Mrs. Lottie Hyde Buffington,
N. Y., whose son recently com
mitted suicide by blowmg his
brains out, has followed his ex
ample. Sugar Trust refuses to accept
200,000 tons of sugar beets grown
for it in Racine County, Wis. S.
T. presently "teaching its men a
lesson."
Guess the price of sugar's go
ing up, too.
Mrs. Michael Bartley, Spring
field, 111., dreamed of her hus
band s death. Mike laughed at
her, and was run over by freight
engine in Springfield yards this
morning.
Arthur Vanston, Rockford, I1L,
lost his money. Couldn't wed.
Handy rope. Inspiration. Fu
neral private.
Michael Logan, 80, Cincinnati,
died .of starvation and cold. Po
lice found $3,800 in mattress of
his' bed. Some people ate built
that way.
And ihen again, Jawn D.
Rockefeller is reported to be
wearing paper vests these cold
days.
Copy - of Gutenburg Bible,
printed on first movable type,
sold for $27,500 at auction sale in
N.Y.
Think the owner will ever read
it?
, American Forestry Associa-
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