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CHICAGO NEWfilN. BRIEF
Robbers,, got clothing worth $40
from room of Wm. Tower, actor, at
Commercial Hotel, 538 S. Wabash av.
Robey Johnson solicitor, ' 3758
Grand' blvd., beat 1 his wife. She
screamed. Policeman-George Graham
went to herassistance. Fought John
son. Johnson, threw Graham .oiit the
door. Graham shot. Johnson is in
hospital with two bullet wounds.
Large loss in fire at frame building,
1144 S. Canal st. No one hurt.
Mrsj Martha May, 1414 E. 62nd st,
destitute, warits police to find her
husband who deserted her Oct. 22,
1912. She has been willed $25,000
by the death ofher mother and by
the German law she carinoKget the
money without the signature of her
husband anjd herself.
Three men in auto yesterday after
noon bound and gagged Ralph Mathi
son, 11, 1119 N. Francisco av., at
point of revolver and af ter driving
around for 30 minutes .threw Trim, in
to Humboldt park at "Division st Offi
cer Knaak, W. Chicago av. station
found him early today. He was sell
ing papers when "the men grabbed
Frank Cohley, 2007 W. Erie st,
teamster, fell from wagon. Hospital.
May die. . '
Wm. Golt, 25, 2206 Belmont av.f
found deai in his room. Gas. Be
lieved' accident Drunk.
Police searching for Katherine
Winters, 9, New Castle, Ind., who was
kidnaped Friday. TBelieved here.
Dr. A. Lura, 3611 Lexington av.,
arrested, charged with larceny. J. B.
Steiher, -72l"S. Central av., metal
buyer, complainant. - "
Mrs. R. M. Snyder, 3202 Prairie av.,
answered advertisement to sell her
diamonds. Swindled out of diamonds
worth $300 by confidence game.
Mrs. J.'Nelson, 30, 7&4 Union av.
swindled, out of hair worth $25 by
Wontan who said, she would have it
madejnto switches, She did not re
Jacob Bartsch, 72, 5004 N. Rich?,
mond st.,. suicide. Rope. Ill health
Mrs. Sophia Koehler, 72,- 5004
Montrose av., found dead in bed.
Robbers got jewelry worth $600
from home of Mrs. Margaret T. Ger
aghty, 426 Surf st.
Joseph Shapiro, 8, 1460 W. Madi
son st., -fell in front of Madison st
.car. Fender picked him up.- Unin
jured. v James Downey, chauffeur, 326 E.
56th st, fined $26 for speeding.
John Winsauer, chauffeur, 4723
Evans av., fined $16 for speeding.
. C. Shotwell, 446 W. 61st pi., fined,
$31 for speeding.
George R. Wright, 7226 Princeton
av., fined $36 for speeding. '
Frank Hurdy, 2815 W.. 26th pi.',
dragged Mrs. Florence Schmidt, 2614
, S. Sacramento av:, into alley and at
tempted to attack her' while he was v
drunk. West Park Policeman
Cichauicz shot at him.. Hit him in
leg. . Taken to house of correction
Vincent Czja, 1255 Dickson st.,
fined $200 for beating his 'jrife arid
James Miller; 3, 6334 S. Center ay.,
victim of hot water. Funeral tomor
row. Florence Dorbrowski, 9, 3804 S.
Honore st, victim, of hot water. "Un
dertaker. 11 J
Police searching for Mrs. Gazella
Wagner, 29, 1501 Sedgwick st, miss- v
ing since Saturday.
Lewis Boiler, 749 N. State st., jar
tender, arrested charged with, disor
derly conduct. Attempted to .flirt
with Miss Hannah Schooler, 6124, S.
May st, on an Englewood "L" train.
' Peter Smolinski, 1625 Dodge av.f
got peeved when spmfe one ejnptied'a
bottle of, perfume on his head during
a party aVbis home. Started to fight.
Got licked. Arrested. He is shy'two4
fronf. teeth. - '. i
Bert Stewart held to grand jury, on
charge, of being a pickpocket Tried j