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FRIEDMANN. MAKING 'EM-SIT UP
the latter pVthef.wekr Dr.VF
xj.i'iieumauu vyui aimnuiser xus ser
um for the: cure .of tbegSiilosis ,-to
1,000 patients The?Qerniari Adei.
tlst today said lie would prefer :to
treat joint'and bone casesas it will
whether the cure is provtag bene
ficial. Pulmonary cases vUl be treat
ed when posibleL A -Many
doctors who, criticized Frjed
mann at tSe beginning ofhijj tests,'
revised tljeir opinions after watching
his .work Saturday and Sunday, arid
'freely praised-his method of adminis
City health'.authorities conducting
an examination of the Friedmann
bacilli said'"Dr. Friedmann's claims
,1 had been borne out. by developments.
Mrs. Snappem.(who.hasbeen suf
fering from, toothache) Thank
goodness, I've had that tooth out at
Mr. Snappem Hppytooth!
Mrs. Sriapp'em "What"- do you
Mr. Snappem It's out of .reach of
your tongue, ? '
CONFESSION -DRAGS CHICAGO
jyiENMNTO "ARSON, TRUST'
In a, 'confession, ffiaderto Assistant
State's Attorney Prankjjphnston. in
South1 Bekd,: Ind., , Benjamin Fink,
alias) pirikleperg, implicate'd. -more
tliari.fifjvChicagp and New York
fire msuTa'nce adjusters and 100 oth
er rpersons in. 'the' alleged 'arson g
trust;" now under investigation.
. ".Spira, Za and Brown, insurance
adjusters of Chicago are the heads
of the arson trust, according to Fink.
He 'declares' theyipaid bim from $400 ,
to$l,5(J0 for .eacti.fire he set, -their
share amounting to' $10,000 in one
blaze. , -
- Among the fires Fink has con- .
fessed. being responsible for are the "
- May .22, .1912, .B. M. Lavine &' Co;,
1141 Milwaukee avenue, insured for
$22,000. Total loss covered by insur
ance. May 7, 1911, B. Spira' &;Cp., 1622
S. Peoria street) Total loss; insured
for $l'6,500. .
December 17, 1908, Illinois Woolen ,
Co., 315 W..12th-street Total' loss;
x h- Correll & Co., 1416 W. Lke
street; wall paper 'and paint store.
Total.loss; insured for'$61,000.
""In his confession Fink .said he 'had
"touched off" .thirty fires in Chicago "
and numerous others in .New York,
.Fort-Wayne, -Jhd.5 South Bend ami
other cities. The aggregate loss -in
these, fires was morei than -half a- '
For his confession Fink will, be
granted leniency: -He will be brought
to. Chicago and used as a witness
against the .men for. whom indict- .A
ments are secured. "
Johnston will question all of the
men named by Fink. .
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WEATHtK -FORECAST t
ian xomgni anu prooaoiy ,i uesr'T
day without decided 'temperature
changes -for Chicago and vfcihityj
91 . Tj-