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INTERESTING LOCAL NEWS ITEMS
Police investigating death of
Mrs. Hilda Anderson, whose
body was found in rooming house
at 1512 Larrabee St, last niht.
Government has practically
.finished its, case against George
W. Fitzgerald, accused of steal
ing $173,000 from U. S. sub-treasury
Three boys, all in short, trous
ers', are being held at the SQth st.
police station charged with a
dozen South Side burglaries.
- Free lecture in public high
school buildings will be resumed
Friday, Dec. 6th.
Porch climber robbed residence
of Mrs. M. C. Armour, 1608 Ridge
-av. Got $25 and $500 worth of
Auto of Dr. E. B. Mesirow;
1451 Park av.rknocked down and
injured Harojd Friedman, 9, at
Hirsch and North Rockwell sts
today. Picked Jiim up and took1
him home, 1509 North Matple
C. H. Carroll, rmerly prom
inent in West Side social circles,
has organized Acme Social club.
They met last night at his hpme,
4549 Claremont av. and elected?
following officers : C. H. Carroll,
president; W. J. Lill, vice presi
dent; Geo. Miller, secretary, and
C. C. Peters, treasurer.
Jurytrying Paul Caezo, 16, for
the murder of his father at 11425
Watt av. last February, could not
scree. Discharged by Judge
Body of Mrs, Fted Adams
found on railway tracks near Ar
lington Heights. Evidently ac
cident. Four Chinamen are locked up
at South Chicago notice station.
Believed to have been smuggled
"Diamond Jim" Brady is in
Chicago. He's dropped the check
ered clothes and flock of dia
monds. Edna Foster, 17, 7429 Coles av.,
disappeared. Fear of parents for
Tips from Cincinnati convince
Chicago police that "Handsome
Jack" Koetters will be arrested
in short time.
Bull Moose leaders here be
lieve Roosevelt has abandoned
third-term ambition. Will resign
in favor of Beveridge.
Eighty resign from Hamilton
Club and found club of own. It
will receive women.
Clark Street Business Men?sj
Ass'n plan to turn picturesque
i(v& Clark st." into great metro-,
politan business thoroughfare.
Canadian Pacific: Railroad is
thinking o.f buying Michigan
Central Railroad from the $ev
Samuel Kramer, wanted in
New York in connection witfh
Rosenthal murder-arrested at
1430 W, 12th st. Maid to have
shielded murderers. l ' v
New witnesses giye testimony
showing that Dr. Wm. T. Kirby
was YictUti or 'wire-taooine'"
County Commissioner Bartlev
-Burg learned he can not dictate;