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DOINGS OF THE WORLD BOILED DOWN
London. Dockworkers' strike
called off today. No explanation
given. Has lasted 10 weeks.
Wonder if Lord Devenport be
gan thinking too much of that
prayer for his deaths
La Crosse, Wis. 3 men seri
ously injured by explosion of gas
at La Crosse gas plant. $3,000
North Adams, Mass. Andrew
Whipple, Boston, killed and Mr.
and Mrs. Brownell Bates, North
Pownall, Vt, fatally injured when
auto plunged from bridge into
St Louis. Arthur P. Bittner,
Jr., has been arrested pending in
vestigation of murder of father,
who was shot from street while
Young Bittner, who had recent
ly been sent from home for re
fusel to work, -was seen running
near scene of crime.
Kansas City. Big national
elimination balloon races will
start at 5 o'clock this afternoon.
8 balpons will "be in air. 3 win
ners will represent U. S. at Ber
lin. Cleveland, O. Believed that
young woman who applied for
job at nurses' bureau and was re
fused might be Dorcas Snodgrass,
missing Mt. Vernon, N. Y., so
N. Y. police have received clue
that girl started for west Satur
London. Dr. Ethel Smyth,
suffragette, who was arrested and
freed of charere of being: impli
cated in jjlotto Jbarn Cplonjal 1
Secretary Harcourt's home, may
sue for false arrest.
Herten Craggs, who is await
ing trial on same charge, says she
also has alibi
Logansport, Ind. Frederick
D. Landis, former representative
from 1 lth Indiana district, has
been selected as temporary chair
man of state progressive conven
tion that opens in Indianapolis
Anderson, Ind. Unknown
man entered "room of Grace Mc
Connell, 23, as she slept and
choked and attacked her. Girl in
LaFayette, Ind. Grover
Ritchie, 20, stabbed and probably
fatally wounded by Ernest Lo
man, 21. Fought over girL
Brookville, Ind. Unidentified
man, weighing about 175 lbs
found on railroad tracks. Cause'
of death to be investigated.
Columbus, Ind. Warrant for1,
arrest of Henry McMillan, 13, ,
sworn out on complaint of Jos
eph Watson, 10, whom he is said'
to have assaulted with intent to
murder. Latter rendered uncon
scious by brick. '
Detroit, Mich. Policeman.;
Lloyd Robinson shot and kffledi
by Fred Milne, 21, whom he at
tempted to arrest as suspicious
character. Slayer captured.
Milwaukee. Adjt-Gen. C. R.
Boardman, Wisconsin National i
Guard, denied charges "that sol
diers took part in drunken orgy at
London. Prof. Smith, Univer
sity. ofMinaespjg, JtoW Interna