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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, August 17, 1912, Image 8

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tr4 BETRAYED BY MOCK
'A story o a man's base be
jtrayal of a woman was told in
Judge Going's court today.
The man is Frank Arndt, -40
years old, of 2540 Emerald ave-
nue. The woman is' Hejen Kpn
zen, 30 years ohf, who for two
yearsJias believed hefselfAfndt's
wife and her children. Ipjiuqate
children. , t " i I
The story might 4Jte.yep have
come out had not .rhdt lost his
temper 4astT night, and tried ta
strike the children. who went by-
his name and wjiom he. hated. '
Miss -Korzen defended her
children.She threatened to"-call
the police.," vArndt struck Her in
the face, -and shrieked ...
"You call the police j Why,
you're nothing but a'fiarjp xon
think I married you, ut X rfioVt.
The papers are all faj&if. That's-
why l tooK you ovsr to L,rown
Point. And neither "you npr the
children have any right? to my
name."
Miss Korzen fainted. .Arndt
ran from the house, ancf, asked a
policeman to arrest her- TKei po
liceman arrested Arndt Instead,.
When Miss Korzen recovered,
she became hysterical. She would
lave committed suicide had not
neighbors who had heard the row
and' come to her aid prevented
her.
Judge Going sentenced Arndt
to $200 on a charge of disorderly
conduct today. Arndt could not
pay, and so will have to serve 6
months in jthe Bridewell. When
he gets out he will "be arrested
fin a warrant from the state's at-
)
WEDDING CEREMONY '-"
torney's office charging adultery.
Miss Korzen, with her two chil
dren, Helen, 13 months, and Carl,
10 weeks, is staying temporarily,
at the home of a neighbor, Mrs.
L.ouise Ory, -2538 Emerald ave.
"Arndt met Miss Korzen in 1910.
He courted her, and they became
engaged. She wanted a church
wedding, but Arndt persuaded
ner cnat it wouiq De mucn more
romantic to elope.
4 She agreed! Arndt took her to
Crown Point, Ind., and there
went through a mock marriage
ceremony with her, and gave her,
a. fake marriage certificate.
o o ,'
CHICAQO MAN INJURED
..Van Wert, O., Aug. 17. Al
bert Bernardt 4644 Lake ave., Chi.
cago,vyas probably fatally injur'
e.d, 4, others ba'dty hurt, while
many others' received slight in
juries, when 6v cars of Pennsyl
vania 18-hour flyer, New York to
Chicago, was derailed at Middle
point, O. "
.Spreading rail caused wreck.
Injured taken to Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Bernard was traveling sales
man and was en route to the bed
side.of his-sick wife at the Mich
ael Reese hospital at the time of
the accident. He has a qhild, Al
bert, Jr., who is at present living
with Bernard's father in the
southern part of the" state.
o o
Father You say you wish to
make my daughter happy?
Suitor Ha, yes.
Father Well, then, don't mar.,
rJL&eri

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