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bldg:, valued at $100,000. Said to
have done it after watching mo
tion pictures of Dante's Inferno.
Prince Rupert, B. C. Sec'y
Morse, I. W. W., declares that
construction work on Grand
Trunk Pacific is practically tied
Stamford, Conn. Gutzen Bor
gium, famous sculptor, is serious
ly ill. Ptomaine poisoning.
Kewanee, 111. Henry Jacobs,
50, killed on his farm. Team ran
away and broke his neck.
Vancouver, B. C. U. S. reve
nue officers seized 6 Frazier River
salmon boats on ground that they
were operating in American wa
ter. Amoy, China. U. S. destroy
ers Chauncey and Decatur, on
way from Shanghai to Hong
Kong, arrived. Will remain until
terrific storm which is raging at
sea is over.
Annapolis, Md. Lieut. Gordon
S. Ellyson, navy aviation corps,
fell into river while trying to
launch hydro-aeroplane from deck
of steamer. Unhurt. Planes
London. Daily Telegraph
again published report that Am
bassador Bryce, now traveling in
Australia, will not return to
Boston. Farnum Fish, aviator,
and Morris P. Schermerhorn,
aviation manager, narrowly es
caped death when biplane fell 100
feet. Slightly bruised.
Newark, O. 2 Gypsy women
arrested on charge of stealing
$250 from George Clarke, aged
recluse, while telling his fortune.
Search of their wagon disclosed
$20,000 in gold and silver coins
and diamond necklace.
Freeportjll. H. Poffenberger
editor of Freeport Bulletin, was
knocked unconscious, and Dr. J.
Sheldon sprained leg when auto
Washington. State dep't con
firmed report that new revolution
has broken out in Nicaragua.
London. Kid McCoy, Ameri
can pugilist, cannot be released
on bail until arrival of Belgian
Waukesha, Wis. Jack John
son, champion heavyweight, who
came up here to spend vacation,
was refused room at Waukesha
Hotel. All filled np.
Detroit. Sylvester Ward, 65,
brother of Montgomery Ward,
Chicago, has been sued for $20,
000 for alienating affections of
young wife of Melville Lloyd, ma
gician. Lloyd claims that Ward used to
send letters referring to his wife
as "chicken" and other similar
Rio De Janeiro. 100 killed and
injured when 2 suburban trains
collided on Central Brazilian rail
road. 9 Duluth, Minn. 300 men have
been brought here frpm Chicago,
Minneapolis and St. Paul to take
place of striking freight handlers
New York. David Belasco,
theatrical manager, appeared in
court to defend charge of plagiar
ism brought against him by Abra
Goldknopf Charges that Bclas-