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tional Eugenics Congress that he
would rather have robust burglar
for father than consumptive
Cairo, III. Jury to try Thomas
H. Sheridan, former state's att'y
of Johnson county, accused of
murder of Harry Thacker. has
New York. Officials of Olym
pic games, held in Stockholm, re
port decided financial loss.
New York. Billy Gibson, prize
fight promoter, has left for Chi
cago to assure Jack Johnson that
Joe Jeannette is not so much and
lie is perfectly safe in fighting
Washington. War .dept. has
decided that in future American
soldiers will wear only tan shoes.
New York. Officials of Skin
and Cancer hospital say that
there are about 40 lepers living in
New York apartments.
London. John Jacob Astor's
will shows that his personal prop
erty in United Kingdom is val
ued at $450,000.
New York. New York fur
manufacturers, after conference,
announced their 10,000 striking
employes could not come back un
til the yagreed to open shop.
Cincinnati. Bellard McCand
less, inmate of Longview insane
asylum, was murdered in receiv
ing ward. 9 other men in room.
Slayer not yet known.
Nashville, Tenn. Mrs. Free
man, wife of Elder W. C. Free
man, preacher and merchant,
who was found dead in his .store
at Mixie, Tenn., few days ago, to
gether with Lucien Simmons,, em
ploye, has been arrested. Both
charged with murder. "
Pittsburgh, Pa. Searching
party could find no trace of 3
miners who lost lives in Lemont
mine. Live mule found in pit.
Florence, Italy. Burglars
again looted Enrico Caruso's vil
la, taking his .most valuable art
Tokio. Not much change in
Belleville, 111. Atty. James O.
Miller, who has but one leg, will
give away artificial legs to deserv
ing cripples until supply gives
Munich. Joseph Fischer, -aviator,
his mechanician and passen
ger killed when aeroplane made
New York. James -Dwyer, 16,
ran away from home July 9 be
cause mother would not allowhim
to go with little girl across the
street. No trace of him.
Philadelphia. Robert M. Cun
liffe, wealthy iron dealer, is dead.
Too much laughing at funny
story. Heart failures.
Poughkeepsie, N. Y. Stephan
Smith, 75, richest man in Ver
bank, Duchess county, married to
his grandniece, Alice See, 22.
Uniontown, Pa. Feared that 3
miners, believed still living in
flooded Superba mine, will starve
to death before rescue party can
Melbourne, Australia. Autop
sy will be held on body of Wm. A.
Richards, former governor of
Wyoming, who died here sud
denly. New York. CoL Louis T. Ro-
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