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went to the Riviera to- regain, his
The king seemed in excellent
health when he reached here.
King Frederick was 69 years
old. He ha dreigned since Janu
ary, 1906, ivhen he succeeded his
father, King Christian. He was
the brother of Dowager Queen
Alenandra of England, the Dow
ager Empress of Russia and King
George of the Hellenes, and Was
related to most of the royal fami
lies of 'Europe. He is survived by
the queen and seven children.
' The new king, Christian, is his
son. He is 42 years old. He is the
bfother-in-law of the crown
prince of' Germany.
Chicago Typographical Union
is voting today on international
and local officers. Interest at
taches to the candidacy of James,
M. Lynch for re-election because
ofhis stand in the pressmen's
lockout. Socialists and those fav
oring a strike of the printers are
making a hard fight against him.
o o ;
Don't be'a round peg in a
square hole. Be an all-around
peg and fit any hole.
"Em afraid," said Bronco Bob,
"that Piute Pete's idea of the
gtne is gettin' kind o' warped."
"What's the trouble?"
"Every time he picks up a hand
an' finds less than three aces ne
thinks it wasn't a square deal."
When a man is all in, how
mu.ch is he out?
FREIGHT MEN GO OUT IN
Milwaukee, May 15: Three
hundred and fifty clerks, checkers
and truckers went on strike in the
local railroad freight houses 'to
day, principally the G, M. & St
P., because they refused to bill
freight handled by non-union men
at Chicago. No other issue is In
volved at present
The number of freight hand
lers on strike has been augmented
by walkouts of the men in Du
buque, Grand Rapids and ..Ben
ton Harbor. Over 100 men went
out in Dubuque.
An officer of the union made
the significant statement today
that they would "atteftd to Mil
waukee, St. Paul and Minneapo
lis tqmorrow or next day."
This is taken to mean that the.
men in those cities will "be order
ed out to further tie up freight
movements. It is known that the
men are in favor of striking, but
have been held back by their in
ternational officers, who wished
first to exhaust-every effort to
ward peaceful settlement Th,ey
now'think they have gone as far
as possible along thatfyine by -offering
two arbitration proposi
tions to the railroads, both of
which weer refused.
Railroad officials said this
morning that they would con
tinue to move their freight clerks;
and would import strikebreakers
to take the -places of men wha