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Paris, r- Panama Exposition
Cpmmission, John Hays Ham
mond's pet social scheme, reached
here from Rome today.
Philadelphia. Edward Bok,
.editor Ladies' Home Journal, has
fired 16 office girls whom he
found dancing Turkey Trot dur
ing noon hour.
From a "slight acquaintance
with Mr. Bok's writings, we
Imagine a turkey trot with the
girls might have done him a
.world of good.
. New York. Shirley Burns,
summoned tor jury service-, -a
woman. .Being also a sunragettei
,she demanded right to serve. Her
.demanding did her no good. ,
Caldwell, N. J. Mrs; John
Martin, from third-story window1,
saw boy hit by auto. Fainted, fell.
Crossed wires saved her.
New York, Marcella Burke
got job as secretary-to curator of
Bronx Zoo because she was only
one oof 20 applicants who didn't
beat it when snake was released.
Mexico City. Government de
fies report ihat Torreon has been
captured by, rebels.
" San, J)iego. A: B. Carson,
member I. W W., announced he
would make, speech on corner just
outside district in which police
have forbidden public speaking.
Spoke 10 minutes, then beaten up
and arrested by cop. Attorney
General Webb threatening mar
tial law unless police "cope" with
Wonder what Webb means by
"cope"? Possibly he means beat
up speakers before they start
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New York-r-Travelers who ar
rived from Cuba amazed at talk
of U. S. intervention. Say rebeU
lion is just "dog fight" and only
handful of negroes under arms.
Say financial interests must be
getting stronger than ever if U.
S. is being forced to intervene by,
Cleveland, 6. Mrs.- Sarah
Prindle Mattingly, kidnaped from
parents when baby, is here in
search of them. Says clairvoyant
told her they were here.
Washington. United States
placed in embarrassing position
by burning of German citizen's
plantation near Santiago. We've
guaranteed peace and safety in
Cuba to Europeans.
Canton, O. Geo. Kuchenback
er, 17, arrested for stealing. Given
choice of jail or spanking.
Georgie bowed head on table.
Business of paddling.
Minneapolis. Methodist Gen
eral Conference - may adopt
amendment providing for-election
of negro1 as general superintend
ent. Houston, Tex. Democratic
state convention today. Joe Bai
ley whipped. 32 state delegates,
and 8 delegates-at-large will be
Minneapolis. Dr. D. B. Drum
mitt, of Chicago, elected editor of .
jfpworth Herald by Methodist '
Washington. Federal court
refused, to issue injunction asked
for by government restraining
coffee trust from disposing of -950,000
bags of coffee held in.
storage.until tbe.jiricegoes ug.
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