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EVERYWHERE NEWS IN TABLOID FORM
' London. Oxford won the 70th an
nua 'battle of .the blues'" the boat
. racebetween "Oxford and, Cambridge
uni'yerslties. -.- ,
. Huntington, vVV.'Va Mrs., A. J.
Alexander and fier two children, 5
and "7. killed when one child set fire
(5ft Jo i. chain -of .powder running to .10
ished.. . ' ' 1 " - .
N StrLouTs. 7,144 casQS of measles
reported tyere since epidemic broke
out. in December. :"
Los Angeles. Mrs. Ethel Hall, sot
called "queen of the smugglers," who
spent year incounty jail, died today.
Fort; Smith, 'ArkRev.- Marian
'Capps, Methodist preacher,- sen
fenced' to hang, formurder of . his 3
motherless children. Burned them
to ,death.; '
Pekin. prank J. Goodnow, Wash
ington; D. C., today appointed chief
. adviser to Chinese government in the
reform of constitution. ' s
. New York One -child and two
.men killed here, today. Victims of
utos and Tieavy traffic;
Indianapolis. Dead bodies of Mr.
Minor, Louisville, Ind., and a man
named Nelson of Pl'ainfield, Ind.,
found floating on local canal. No.
marks of violence. '
Concord, N. H.r H. F. Hollis, Dem
ocraf, was today elected U. S. sena-
tor from N..H.
Albany. General and emphatic
denial of all charges .filed by Gov.
Suiter against Jiini in connection
with Thaw case. was madeby Supt.
Scott o the Prison department to the
A government loaay.
9 Milwaukee. Sports, a. 3-year-old
fox terrier, is. being triecyn. court tor
assault. 'Bit one of "his master's
neighbors,, -who preferred charges.
'Sport pleades self defense.,
Milwaukee. Jail overrun with,
"women prisoners. Sheriff McGreal
had to hire extra cook
Minneapolis. "Death lurks in the
candy store" according to G. A. Bel
lamy of Cleveland, who spoke before
the welfare committee of' social and
commerce association here. .
Philadelphia. First annual Perm
state progressive cdnfernce held here,
today. Nearly 1,0.00 delegates present.-
Pittsburg; Robert and Ray Rob
inson, "bell-hops" in, local hotel, ar
rested. Pplice.found $3,000 worth of
jewelry, stolen from guests, on them.
Washington!-r-John Skelton Wil
liams, Va., appointed, asst. sec'y of
treasury by Pres. Wilson today. )
Washington. National Demo
cratic Chairman McCombs'' tbl'd
Pres. Wilson today he did not want's
diplomatic appointment. Wilson told
him he wanted him to accept the ami
bassadorship .to France.
Champaign, III. C. H. Cobb, suptl
of Kankakee water works, Is new:
president of Illinois Water Supply
Ass'n, which closed its annual. ses4
sion, here oday. . ' -I
Boston. Louis D. Brandeis .sug
gested, .for several Important offices
under Wilson .administration, today
issued, statement declaring he would
accept no public office. Refused, to
make reason public.
San Francisco. N. J. Sosjn, ex
Russian Nihilist, shot and killed ,hls
wife, who followed' him from Russia,
then committed suicide. He was
facing. charge of bigamy.
Paris. Gen. L. J. N. Andre, ex
French Minister of War, is seriously
ill at his home.
Duquoin, III. J. Bookstaver, ex
sheriff of-Orange county,, N. Y., and
father of local police magistrate, is
Los Angeles. Mme. Sarah .Bern
hardt received sprained ankle, in auto
accident late yesterday. Chauffeur
Westburg, L. I. Wm. Fitting, 19,
had both his legs cut off by train for.
second time in 5 years. Lost his
".timber toes" yesterday in saving a
woman's life. .
Springveld, ill. An emergency fRJ