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Deathr in a "silent and mys
terious manner" threatened by
Writer of Black Hand letter de
manding $1,100 from Tom Fer
rito, Ashtabula, O.
That Black Hand artist must
have been reading Hearst papers
to get that "silent and myster
ious manner" of death.
Which reminds us: "Flee fire
in fashionable apartments."
American. What, may we inquire,
has happened to the American
stock of nigKtclothes for fleeing
from fires in?
W. H. Evans, Cooperdale, O.,
lighted match in private acety
lene gas plant to fWout cause
of darkness in home. Happy
hunting grounds isn't it strange
that they WILL do it?
Fairfield county grand jury, O.,
returned indictment against Mrs.
Nancy Hall, charging first degree
murder of her daughter, Ruth,
aged 1?, by putting arsenic in
Dr. James T. Fisher ' asks di
vorce decree ordering him to pay
$50 a month alimony to ex-wife
be modified because "it costs me
more to live in Los Angeles than
in New York."
That decides us to put off that
winter trip to the Pacific coast.
Public buildings bill carrying
$16,000,000 "pork barrel," voted
by house committee on public
buildings. Was to have been
$30,000,000. But someone got
scared the people would get wise.
Speaking of New Haven,
Conn., President Taft yesterday
urged the "business men" to "get
The attention of the chief exe
cutive i respectfully called to the
njcago pacKers, tne .cigin uuiici
board, and those other institu
tions in our midst, as excellent
samples of "business men" get
ting together, and the painful
In fact, there is a growing de
sire among the PEOPLE to get'
together, and PREVENT "busi
ness men" getting together any,
That's one of the reasons the
co-operative store plan is such in
teresting reading these nights of
frost and high prices.
Housewives League of New
York is going to boycott butter.
Many Chicago housewives have
Archduchess Marie Therese, of
Austria, went bob sleighing, and
is now recovering.
Law admitting women to pub
lic offices on same conditions as
men passed by Norwegian storth
ing. Republicans when they talk
about Bryan should not forget
their own LaFollette." Senator
Joe Bailey, of Texas.
How can they, Joseph, when
LaFollette is gaining so many;
votes his nomination seems pos
sible despite the -presidential
Taft's name went on primary
ballot as candidate for Republi
can nomination in Nebraska yes
terday. Nebraska evidently in
tends to Have list of candidates as
long as an opium dream.
Elbert H. Gary is shocked and
grieved at report that U. S. steel