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I " 'CHICAGO NEW$ IN
Now that Judge J. A. Mahoney has
killed a boy -With his auto, the cor
oner's jury has recommended that
boys and girls ought to he made to
stop skating in street.
Mrs. Sadie Lees, 23, Aurora, sui
cide. Acid. Ill health.
Unidentified man about 28 shot
seven times and killed at W. Elm and
Crosby sts. Murderer escaped.
Joseph Lepeosick, 2717 Princeton
av., severely injured when part of
roof of 5-cent theater, 1336-38 Morse
M. Diegot, 1552 S. Albany av.,
tailor; A. Stoll, 736 S. Robey St., and
M. Dorgan, motorman, injured when
street car and Diegot's auto crashed.-
T. R. Tyler, 39, broker, 281t
Prairie av., suicide. Gun. Ill health.
. John Madlung, 79, retired farmer,
Palos Park, suicide. Clothesline. Ill
Government ordered by Judge Car
penter to return to Dr. H. D. Rey
nolds, 39 W. Adams st, mosf of let
ters postal inspectors took .from his
files during a raid on his 'office.
Max Bank, 751 S. Robey st., held
up by four mqh. $7.5.
Robert Webb, slayer of Detective
Hart, was only person in county jail
not spoken to by James Perry arid
Claude Rose, convicted auto-bandits,'
whd left for Jolietl yesterday with
several other prisoners.
Joseph "Jocko" Briggs, at one time
under death - sentence for murder,,
fined $100 and sent to Bridewell for
one day for cutting J. P. Klausr2322.
W. Lake st, in- the head. Ef. Schu
macker, 1473 Austin av., companion,
'$492 contribution yesterday' boost
tion of Commerce to $331,658.
ed flood relief -fund of local Associa-.
Unidentified woman about 55 killed
by auto of P. Grunder, 4955 N.
Western av. Grunder arrested.
Coroner's jury deadlocked for sec
orid'timein inquest over "body of Mrs.
M. Soewcjik,- 9818 Marquette - av:,
killed April 5 by auto of Dr. J. A.,
Stefanski, .8408 Superior av;, who
was arrested and released on $2,000,
F. M. Fairfield, Atty., 39 S. La
Salle St., and Morris Griswald, 223 N.
Prairie av., Austin, arrested on
charge of assaulting C.Bellak, bailiff
H. C. Furey, alias "Harry Foster
53, Stratford Hotel, arrested as sus
pect in Kirby wire tapper, case.
Police searching for Marjorie Bald
win, 18, 834 Lakeside av., missing
E. A.Schreiber, 4949 W. Huron St.,
met death by accidental drowning
and asphyxiation,, according tocor
oner's jury. His body was found in
bathtub soon after fire attacked his,
A, Kaplan, -15, 2610 Thomas St.,
shot and severely wounded by stray
bullet. County hospital. Paul Sil
veri,. 4546 Gross av., arrested. Was.
drunk and was shooting revolver
FIREMAN PREVENTS AGED MAN
FROM TAKING HIS LIFE. . $
Responding to an alarm of-fire at
1415 Austin avenue, Anton Cortez, a
member of truck company No. 7, pre
vented a suicide today when he wres
tled a. revolver from; Herman Lieb
man, 85 years old. ' x
Cortez dashed into the burning
building and made his way to a rear
room on the second-floor, from which
smoke was issuing. In the middle of
the floor stood Liebman. The aged
man had a revolver pressed to his
Cortez leaped upon him and tore
the gun from his grasp before Lieb
man could pull the trigger.
An investigation of 'the fire, which",
did little damage, is being made. Lieb-1
man is believed to have been de
spondent, but police are inyestigatihg
the possibility that there mayyhave
been some connection between the "
blaze, and the attempted suicide.