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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, December 31, 1912, Image 28',
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OUTSIDE NEWS FROM WIRE AND CABLE
St. Louis. Whenever fire is
discovered in Wellston, near
nere, first person to see it fires a
v capon. Six houses burned early
today. 150 shots firedr
Danville, 111. Walter Atch
ison, 30, Flemingsburg, Ky.,
walked into police station here
and confessed to robbing several
stores at Bement, 111. Was hun
gry and almost frozen.
Bearstown, 111. Henry E. and
Chas. F. Kreuger, brothers, to
day married C. M. Hinscide and
Adelia M, Hinschide, twin sisters.
, London. Miss Egtelle W.
Stead, daughter of victim in Ti
tanic disaster, -declares she has
received many messages from her
father within the last few weeks.
Rome. Giuseppe Garibaldi,
soldier of fortune, returned here
today. Says he will start for Mex
ico, where he will assume com
mand of Mexican army and be
given free hand to crush the anti
Washington. After life of 80
years, commercial treaty between
U. S- and Russia ends today and
relations of the two countries
after tomorrow will rest solely on
principles of international law.
Berlin. Hotel porter of May
ence who bought estate out of
tips has given Hotel Porters'
lAss'n a 5-acre tract for a home for
Babylon, L. I. Four members
of skating party broke through
ice. Rescued by members of hock
ey club who, pulled them ashore
Svith tlfeir sticks.
New York.- W. B. Gross,
wealthy rancher and would-be-benedict,
wants a wife near jSD
who can sing and play the piano
and is '"not too wise."
New York. Declaring tnat
the time had gone by when ''we
send scoundrels into the navyto
reforni them," Justice Goff en-
tenced Jas. Roche, thief, to eleven
months in pen. v "
Atlantic City. Mrs. Bessie
Townsend, 24, appointed "city
comptroller at salary of $1,500 'a
year. Will have charge of $3,
000,000 and sale of all city bonds.
New York. Miss Maud R. In-
gersolj, married by a 17-word ser
vice of Ethical Culture society.
Marriage is legal.
London. Will of former high
sheriff Griffith Dearden, North
hampton, requested that his body
be buried with that of 'Pompey,
Gary, Ind. W. H. F; Periy,
brick dealer, delivered. 1,QQ0
bricks, separately wrapped, to be
mailed out first thing Wednestiayz
morning by parcel post. Sam
Milwaukee. Lucy Prolavitz;2,
burned to death and Annie Eetti,
playmate, seriously burned. Play
ed with matches.
London. Jesse Pomeroy,
"lifer" in Charlestown prison,
now 37 years, made steel saw out
of wire spring. Escaped froni
cell. Was laying for guard and
stepped on pet cat of the prispnf
Cat yelled. Guard suspected aiid