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for hours and watch the glisten
ing waters, and the sleepy old
sailboats gliding by. Then I
wonder why people can be happy
cooped up in big houses, in big
OUTSIDE NEWS FROM WIRE AND CABLE
.Altoona, Prussia. Benno Koe
nig, German aviator, injured
when he made bad landing yester
day, died today.
Kenpra, Ont. Fire destroyed
Rat Portage. saw mill and power
plant with several 1,000 feet of
lumber. $200,000 damages.
Havana. Gen. Ivomet was
captured by federals today. Was
only remaining leader of rebels
since death Estanez was killed.
Auburn, N. Y. Charles Steph
enson, Skanateales newspaper
man, and William Topp, killed
and John Dean, Auburn, severely
injured when auto going at high
speed crashed into telegraph
White Plains, N. Y. Clarence
Shearn, counsel for Harry K.
Thaw, charged William T. Jer
ome wit hhaving persecuted his
Seattle, Wash. Negro soldiers
25th infantry, "Brownsville regi
ment," being searched for mem
ber who attacked Mrs. F. Pratt,
Des Moines. Progressive Re
publicans will control Republican
State convention that meets here
July 10 to adopt platform.
Havana. Newspaper El Dia
has edftorially charged president
with diverting $1,000,000 public
funds to secret service.
Villisac, O. Eyes of Blanche
Spfllinger, who, with her sister,
Joseph" Moore and his wife and
children, were murdered June 9,
have been sent to Chicago to see
if they reflect image of murderer.
Berlin, Germany. Empress of
Germany is reported as being
very ill despite denials issued
Atwater, 111. Mary Detrup,
suffering from appendicitis, taken
10 miles on handcar to hospital,
where she was operated on.
Philadelphia. Liberty bell
may,break in two. Crack has ex
tended six inches.
Tarrytown, N. Y. John D.
Rockefeller returned to Pocan
tico Hills and to escape corps of
reporters who were on his trail,
he went to river at midnight and
hired ferryman to take him
San Francisco. Mary Wilson,
wife of C. P. Wilson, wealthy
contractor, suicide, as. Had
quarreled with husband.
New York.-W. E. D. Stokes,
famed as target of shooting show
girls, rand (down1 and pfobablyf
fatally injured Alma Benson, 15,
with auto. Girl was struck as
she shoved mother and 2 smaller
children out of danger.
New York. Seymour Porch,
motorcyclist, will die as result of
successful effort not to run down
women and children crossing
Providence, R. I. Headless
body of woman, that has caused
excitement, identified bjr Henrjg