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- Has been mentioned as progress
ive candidate for governor.
London. Hose Pitinoff, 17,
Boston, will attempt to swim En
glish channel August 1.
Streator, 111. Henry Burke,
' Ottawa, arrested. Charged with
sending insulting postcards to
Ida Chamberlain, also of Ottawa.
Held in,$3,000 bonds. Taken to
Chicago by federal authorities.
Detroit, Mich. Aaron Mel-
f drum Parker, son of Bertram W.
Parker, millionaire head of White
Star Line, divorced from stenog-
rapher bride. She agreed to take
$10 a week and custody of child.
Columbia, S. C. Gov. Blease
made speech attacking newspa
pers and political enemies. Will
defend graft charges.
Philadelphia. 24 men return
ing from baseball gamewere pain
N fully injured when 2 trolley cars
Philadelphia. British steam
ship Hudsoh reported sighting
body of man, lashed to spar, float
ing in ocean about 17 miles from
scene of Titanic wreck.
St. Joseph, Mo. Norman Muel
ler, son of wealthy merchant,
broke his neck while .diving in
swimming pool. Died in water.
Nashville, Ind. Byron Corner,
12, in serious condition because
Robert Weddle insisted on play
ing with gun.
Allehtpwn, Pa. Eric Shaeffer,
actor, shot and killed sweetheart,
- Lovina Price, and probably fatally
wounded his rival, William Free.
New York. Geo. B. Harkness,
.-wealthy L. I- real estate dealer,
arrested. Charged with' murder
ing Mrs. Florence Hopp, 25, wid
ow, Lewisburg,Pa.,in hotel room.
Harknessls married. Says shoot
ing was accidents
Rome. Italy issued denial that
2 of her warships were damaged
by Turkish bombardment while
Paris. France celebrated bi
centenary of Jean Jacques Rous
seau, great French philosopher.
New York. Admiral Peary's
steamship, Roosevelt, in which he
came within striking distance of
North Pole, will be sold at auc
tion next Wednesday.
Terre Haute, Ind. W. H. Ta
ber, president of defeunct Amer
ican State Bank, convicted of em
bezzlement of $30,000, sentenced
to term of from 2 to 14 years in
New York. General strike of
all musicians playing in New York
theaters was declared last night.
Kansas City Harry Miller, 15,
who claims he ran away from
Chicago to be cowboy, arrested
here. 7$ in his possession.
San Antonio, Tex. Deputy
Sheriff Ora Baird shot and killed,
and Constable Floras seriously
wounded. Fought duel after po
litical quarrel. Floras under ar
rest. 'Bystander slightly hurt.
St. Petersburg. All that is
needed to complete new treaty
between Russia and Japan is sig
nature of premiers.
Port Chester, N. Y.William
Keenan, chemist, shot and woun
ded his emolover. Wilford Hall.
and killed himself.
Los Angeles. State up in air