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A BUNCH OF JABS
"Do Evanston women smoke?"
asks Lucy Page Gaston in hushed
tones of horror.
We haven't any dope on it,
Lucy, "but we wouldn't be a darn
ed bjt surprised. They're all
highbrows out there.
The attorney for the People's'
Gas Co. say& that company looks
to the courts for relief from the
"oppression" of the peoples
Thus .explaining why the peo
ple are .beginning to get so anx
ious to be able to recall judges.
. And so that great patriot, Wil
liam Waldorf Astor, gets some of
his-money from a jfew Y6rk
ambline house. ,V
Auditor Tames Hall, who de
cides what the city's 55 per cent
rake-off from the traction com
panies' will be, also is employed
by; the traction companies to
aildit their "private" books.
The more tye find out about
the traction companies of Chi
cago, the more we pity the child
like simplicity of burglars and
-Peter Bartzeh appears to have
been thrown -into the discard by
the Hearst politicians who call
State's Attorney Wayman says
its funny there was no kick about
the 'vice districj: at the-time the
old Union League club building
Trying to explain this state
ment, Wayman said that in the
old Union League-club, the mem
bers could sit in the club windows
and hear the rapping on the red
light windows next door
We fail to follow Wayman.
We don't know anything of the
aristocrats of the Union League
that would lead us to believe they
would object to the existense of
The People's Gas Co. wailsj
that it always has been a bene
factor of the people. '
The gas company has. It atj
least lias kept them from becom-
ing reckless spendthrifts. 5
Daily statement of police:
Handso'me Jack Koetters will be2
under arrest within the next 24
Only 27 days to Christmas. Do
yoUr, Christmas shopping now,
and help., the poor ,departmentj
stores get rid of that old stock. ?
IT ALL DEPENDS
' t BONY SHIHK IjBB I0U
, ENOUGH TO GO j SftfpS
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