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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, January 12, 1912, Image 5

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DOINGS OF THE WORLD BOILED.DOWN
President Fallieres, of France,
has offered premiership to The
ophile Delcasse, the man whom
Germany had fired as French for
eign minister.
Roosevelt says Ambassador
Bacon's resignation was not
caused'by Bacon's refusal to sup
port Taft against Roosevelt.
Real reason for Bacon's resig
nation probablyis that he receiv
ed orders to resign from his chief
J. Pierpont Morgan.
80 per cent of British coal min
ers have gone on record as favor
ing strike unless operators don
cede minimum wage scale.
Seven Turkish gunboats dunk,
off Konfunda in battle with Ital
ian battleship and destroyed.
Allan steamship Praetorian
reached Glasgow, Scotland, tdday
badly damaged by fire that broke
out while she was 130 miles' off
Malin head.
Nancy Hall, 50, arrested at
Lancaster, O., charged with 'poi
soning her 12-year-old daughter,
believed to be dying.
Rep1. Kendall, la., thrashed white
man who attacked negro washer
woman at Washington yesterday.
J. Pierp. Morgan now has
spent $60,000,000 on art treasures
but it would be much more inter
esting to know what Pierp. has
spent on presidents and ambassa
dors, and little things like thaf.
$500,000,000 in currency and
securities has been removed from
Equitable building vaults.' $1,
000,000,000 worth still in ruins.
1,000 armed men will guard the
building when this is taken out.
DuPont Powder company's
mills at.Wilpen, Minn., blew up,
and two men were killed.
Mrs. Chas. Kindt's dog will be
in contempt of court if it barks.
Dr. H. W. Hechelman got in
junction from Pittsburgh court
restraining it from doing so. " "
Alderman W. D. Lyoqs, Pitts-'
burgh, says "bachelors haven't1
any business to exist." Wonder
how long Wf D.'s been married.
Detective W. J. Burns has been
released from charge of kidnap
ping John J. McNamara by Fed
eral Judge Anderson,- Indianapo
lis. Rev. George E. Hbny president
of Newton Theological Institu
tion, Boston, from which -,Rev.
Richeson graduated, says Riche
son is the "world's worst crimi
nal." Salvador and Guatemala are"
going to war. Probably be as -many
as 1,000 men on either side.
La Crosse, Wis., 33 below.
Government weather bureau, '
Milwaukee, promises rising tem
perature tomorrow. 14 below
there today.
Texas is kicking because the.'
thermometer has gone down to,
16 above.
Des Moines, la., 29 below. The1
worst in 20 years.
Lincoln, Neb. (where W. J.
B. grew up), 26 below. No won
der Democratic committee chose .
Baltimore.
Fire destroyed Bitker depart
ment storeuilding, Milwaukee
early today. Loss, '$100,000.
Fire"men couldn't fight fire be-
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