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THE WORLD'S NEWS IN BRIEF
Joseph Sellwood, iron ore ex
pert of Duluth, Minn., appeared
before Stanley Steel Trust in
vestigating committee f today.
Laughed at idea that John D.
Rockefeller and Steel Trust could
"Dick" Kinsella, former owner
of Springfield club of Three Eye
league, and now scout for Cardin
als, fought two-round, fast bat
tle .with Vincent Y. Dallman,
managing editor of Illinois State
Register, in street at Springfield,
Negro man, wife and three
children found murdered in their
home at San Antonio, Tex. Be
lieved to be another "sacrifice" to
mystic religion which is spread
ing among negroes of south.
Rev. Samuel Henry, who called
himself the "Messiah," and caus
ed panic in British parliament
several weeks ago by firing revol
ver in house, murdered his wife
and committed suicide in London,
Jail conversations of Slater and
Edward Stibbins, accused at
Bloomfield, Ind., of murdering
their father, were recorded on
dictagraph, and will be used
- Robert Smith, former private
in U. S. army, and possessor of
one wife in Oklahoma and one in
Shelbyville, Ind., escaped from
Shelbyville jail, where he was
held to account for second wife,
by sawing through bars.
John W. Green, LaCrosse,
3Vis., tried to shoot wife three
times. Each time revolver miss
ed fire. Jdhn committed suicide
by drinking carbolic acid.
Police and sheriffs of Milwau
kee trying to trace big, 'black
touring car, which ran- over and
killed Roy DeFram, 7. Driver
did not stop.
Geo. E.i Marsh, president of
Goodwill Soap Manufacturing
Co., and multi-milKonaire, found
dead with five bullet holes in
body, and one ear cut off at Lynn,
Mass. Not robbed. Police have
Taxicab strike situation in
Paris growing more serious.
Bomb planted in strike breaking
taxi exploded in Rue de Lucien.
Chauffeur and bystanders badly;
Harry and Earl Brandt, 20 and
18; Hugh Strout, 18, and Clifford
Howard, 17, rowing from Cum
berland, W. Va., to Port Vomer,
O., drowned in Ohio rive when
boat capsized near East Liver--poNpl,
Positive denial that Postmas
ter General Hitchcock will resign
to accept $25,000 a year job in
N. Y., made today by Theodore
Weed, Hitchcock's secretary.
That makes about the one hun
dred and one thousandth "posi
tive denial" that Hitchcock in
tends to separate himself from Ris
Safe blowers robbed postoffice
at Seville, O., today. Got $1,000.
Escaped in stolen rig.
William Jennings Bryan will
speak on "Democracy's Tri
umph" at Hoosier banquet, In-