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Binney, eccentric lawyer, locked
reporter in room anii made him
listen to tale of woe.
Dublin. Judge tossed coin to
find out how to dispose of labor
er's suit for damages. Defendant
Amsterdam. City has hired
actress to make up as old woman
and read fairy tales to children all
through Christmas week.
Berlin. M o t o r i s t, driving
through Lamberg, where autos
are seldom seen, had to pay for
killing ducks, geese, chickens,
etc., which gathered about think
ing his. horn was dinner call.
New York. Police arrested
man who admitted he was in
habit of building-his house around
chimneys on tenement roofs.
Delhi. Sir Charles Hardinge,
viceroy of India, who was hit by
bomb yesterday, is recovering.
London. Six powers urging
Turkey to abandon Adrianople
and accept terms of Balkan allies.
Princeton, N. J. President
elect Wilson received beautiful
pipe as Christmas present and he
doesn't smoke. I think we'll call
Paris. Edourd de Taille, fam
ous painter, is dead.
Peoria, 111. Millard M. Cous
ins, 62, old-time pony express
rider and later circus performer,
Kansas'City. Walber Hough
ers, Ft. Wayne, Ind., committed
suicide in Blossom Hotel.
Peoria, 111. Man dropped dead
doing Christmas shopping. "H.
Belote" tattooed on arm.
w Chihuahua, Mex. J. I. Morris,
American railroad man, who was
caught by rebels and threatened
with death for putting out bridge
fires they had started, has been
Decatur, 111. Glen Bue, 14,
killed, iFloyd Wright seriously
injured and two other boys badly
hurt in auto accident.
Erie, Pa. Mr. and Mrs. Chas.
Mauer, John Welsh, George Brail
and two children of Mr. and Mrs.
Mauer accidentally overcome by
gas. In bad condition.
St. Louis. Sir Wilfrid Peak,
English baronet, arrived for mar
riage to Miss Edwin Thornburgh.
Upper Red Hook, N. Y. Local
suffragettes will welcome four re
maining members of suffragette
army marching to Albany.
Washington. State Dep't of
ficials will prevent landing: of
Cipriano Castro, former president
Little Rock, Ark. Recall of of
ficials amendment to state consti
tution, which carried at last elec
tion, was killed by state supreme
St. Louis. Enough macaroni
to reach from St. Louis to New
York exactly 1,058 miles stol
en from Maull Bros, factory.
Washington. Clyde liner Ca
rib, stranded off coast of S. Caro
lina since Saturday night, has
been floated without much dam
Zanesville, O. Coroner blam
ed alleged negligence of Penn.
road officials for wreck of Dec. 3
near Dresden, when 11 persons