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WHAT HAPPENED IN CHICAGO-
" Mrs. Ella Schmidt, 3$, 3537
Bjirch St., tried to light fire with
gasoline. Exploded. Seriously
burned. 'Andrew Rohan, 1121 Hayes
av., former acting chief of detec
tives and veteran of the Haymar
ket riot, died todayof heart dis
ease. " Survived by a widow and three
sons who are members of the po
Judge Thomas-F. Scully pro
poses to use all fees4paid in the
court for performing marriage
ceremonies as a fund for relief of
the needy. Up,to this time he has.
assisted the needy out of his own
a S. B. Kane, 3161 Groveland
ay. clerk in postoffice, beaten and
robbed of $40 by negro at S. Wa
fiash av. and E. 26th st.
Frank Hickman, 46, 853 N.
Clark st, cabman who was struck
by. stplen auto at W. Madison
and La Salle sts. Wednesday,
died today at the County Hos
pital. - Policeman William Wallace,
'44, 3411 W. Jackson blvd.,,
crushed between two wagons
.while directing traffic at Ran
dolph st. bridge. Seriously in
jured. fW. S. Carlson, 22, 534 N.
Paulina sr, and ' Miss Florence
Jeffery, 18, 1639 Diversey Park
way, severely jnjured when mo
torcycle they 'were riding was
struck by auto at Diversey Park
way and Sheffield av.
Three Chinese arrested in raid
at laundry at 4011 W. Madison
st Charged with contravention
of Chinese exclusion Set. $1,000
Five horses burned to death in
fire in barn at 312 E. Indiana av.
Anna ILewis, ward of United
Charities, suspected of stealing
jewelry valued at $225 from Mrs.
Georgia Hojmes, 24- W- 63d st
Police are preparing for five
mile lake trip to. get rid of wea
pons confiscated during the year.
Among them are: 800 revol
vers, 4 air rifles, 5 shotguns, 40
razors', 100 jackknives, bushel of
blackjacks and slingshots, 100
lbs. of dynamite and a small
quantity of nitroglycerin.
Wm. Devine, 8; 333 S. "Washte
naw av., struck, by auto at Camp
bell av. and Van Buren st. Seri
ously injured. May die.
Mrs. Rpzaka Jafltarski, 1340
Holt av., struck by ,auto of Nat'l
Casket Co., at Holt av. and Brad
ley st. Seriously injured. Sig
mund JCnizowski driver.
Viano Hannel,. 16art student,
691 Milwaukee av., missing.
Miss Tillie Johnson, 17, maid
at 3931 Elston ,av;., ..started bon
fire. Caught fire. Badly burned
John'B. Price, Denver, held up
at 29th and S. State sts., by two
The robbers 'got sore because
Price only "had $6.10, and he
walked into police station with
two black eyes and a bloody nose.
Charles Paschin, building con
structor, 135 W, Madis&n st, ar-