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WHAT HAPPENEp IN CHICAGO
Thomas Carrity, 913 W. 35th st.,
held to grand jury on $6,400 bonds
on charges, made by eight young
girls. Viola Russell, 5, 6937 W. 15th
st.. said he mistreated her. and Norah
Yfe McCarty, 6, 4056 Butler st, said he
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said he annoyed them.
Upsetting of pan of grease, used
to fry doughnuts, started a $50,000
blaze today at Gary, Ind., which wip
ed out one whole block in the center
of the town. One fireman fatally hurt.
Eight families driver from their
. homes in their nightclothing. Calu
met building, four stories high, com
pletely destroyed. Michael Rafferty,
fireman, crushed underthe wheels of
a hook and ladder truck when it col
lided with a repair wagon.
David Tullop, 534 N. Clark st., se
verely injured by Clark st. car. Hos
pital. Miss Elsie Fluga, 17, 1517 Emma
st, 'seriously cut and bruised while
hanging on strap of Met. West Side
"L" train at Marshfield station. Lost
balance as train turned curve and
fell half way through window. Hos
Dr. L. C. Schulze, 136 S. Hamlin
av., and Miss Mauds Murphy, 3025
W. Jackson blvd., his assistant, in
jured, and eight city firemen slightly
hurt when Schulze's auto hi auto
" patrol of fire squad No. 3. Both
autos badly damaged.
Joseph Kercfau, 22, left homeof
sweetheart, Miss Elizabeth Huegel,
10117 Winston av., to buy engage
ment ring. Killed by S. Halsted st
car. Believed robbed ahd assaulted
by men on the car. Mbtorman said
he staggered on front'' platform arid
fell in front of the car after leaving.it.
James Cunningham and Mrs. Net
tie Voss arrested in former's rpom,
111 W. Indiana stafter being trailed
-there by A. Voss, the husband.
Anna Gringer, 11, 1305 Larrabee
st., told police that Myrtle and Sunda
Matson, 13 and 11, inducedo hereto ;
leave home and beg and give the pro
ceeds to them. Police investigating.
Police raided room of Chas. W.
McNaughton, 3155 Indiana av. Got
papers representing $2,000,000. Mc
Naughton arrested and arraigned
charged with having swindled several
J. P. Warner, 1334 W. Van Bureri
st., saloonkeeper, and John Wilson,
838 S. Marshfield av., arrested on
complaint of John Boyle, 368 S. Ash
land av., charging robbery.
W. Oneson, 1215 Johnson st., stab
bed and severely wounded by Michael
Nichepuchik during celebration of
John Krawczyk, laborer, 2640 W.
18th st, suicide. Rope. Cause un
known. "Auto safe crackers" got $153irom
safe in North End dry goods store,
3317-3-321 N. Clark st.
Coleman Conroy, 312 Institute pi.,
was seen climbing pole in night
gown. Ordered to descend by police
man. Refused and climbed higher.
Cop went after him. Found dement
ed. Robbers got $50 and jewelry worth
$2,500 from home of L. R. Wing, 428
Two boys about 14 held up Joseph
Griouz, 942 W. Jackson blvd. $21.
Steve Augustianiak, 17, 4841 S.
Elizabeth st., fell while playing ball.
James Robertson, 27, sailor, Union
City,J?a., fell in river here. Drowned.
Frank Rubio, 29, barber, 1125 New
berry av., walked off 12th st. bridge
when it suddenly opened. Rescued.
Mme. Sarah Bernhardt, 70-year-old
actress, left last night on her
special train for Cleveland, Probably
will never visit Chicago again.
Miss Rose Riley, 28, Joliet, struck
by auto of N. L. Biddle, agent, 4547
Sheridan road, at W. Adams and S.
Halsted sts. Died at hospital.
Mrs. Rose Arbuthnot, 553 Monti-cello-av,;
seriously injured, and -bus-.