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OUR PAGE OF AUTOMOBILE GOSSIP
The real- wheel of the car caught in
a crevasse just at the edge of the
cliff and stopped.
"(Owing to lack of Bpace, we have
been forced to omit the press-agent
stories of the manufacturers of the
autos which participated in these
live, up-to-date accidents.)
Adolph Baker and Joseph Bertulon
of East Grove, Manda Schraeder and
Ruth Stoneberg of Hinsdale, and
chauffeur, Henry Reed of Hinsdale,
were seriously injured and four oth
ers were slightly hurt when an auto
mobile brought a joyride to an end by
crashing into a telephone pole at Ful
lersburg near Hinsdale.
The automobile exploded after
striking the telephone pole and the
nine oHcupants were thrown out of
Mrs. Mary Podolska, 3039 Gresham
avenue r Mrs. J6sie Witkiewicz, 2891
Milwaukee avenue and Mrs. Mary
Smeskol, 3034 Allen street, badly in
jured wlien Milwaukee av. street car
crashed into auto.
Auto belonging to R. H. Smith,
6642 Armitage avenue, crash
ed into motorcycle ridden by Mr.
and Mrs. George Wright, 3414 Polk
street. Both suffered broken legs and
S. Anderson, 5921 WInthrop av.,
severely injured. His auto hit an
Middletown, N. Y. James Mitchell,
wealthy Bilk manufacturer of Pater
son, N, J., killed and four others
seriously injured when Mitchell's
auto went into a ditch Sunday when
he pulled out to allow another ma
chine to pass.
New. Yorkj Patrolman
Burns, while on duty,
when auto struck him.
Watertown, N. Y. Dorr Hinds and
iv companion narrowly escaped death
when Hinds' auto headed for a sixty
foot embankment over Black river
when B3ndslgsXconirQLQf the caox
Syracuse, N. Y. A high-poweradj
automobile, driven at lightning speed
by Thomas Murphy, 40, prominent
stock broker of this city, leaped from)
a high bridge near Eneida and crash-j
ed into an electric power tower.
Machine burned. Murphy killed and
Miss Mary L. McGourty, who wag
with him, said to be dying.
Chestertown, Ind. Edward Boile
feldts, LaPorte, Ind., put on full speed
while trying out new auto on level
stretch of road. Dust storm bhntfed
him for an instant and he was killed.
when his machine collided with an
other driven by P. H. Wilson, 24, 247
East Forty-seventh street, Chicago, a.,
plumber. Wilson not hurt
Charleston, W. Va. Cecil Irwin
may die and Ray Maple is in a criti
cal condition following a 44-foot drop
they took when tetter's auto plunged
over embankment at Van Voorhis.
Both of Star City.
York, Pa. Six persons injured, one
seriously, when large touring car
driven by Harry Brubaker hurtled
down 40-foot embankment at York
reservoir. All occupants except driver
pinned under machine when car
Morristown, Ind. While going 50'
miles an hour in auto, Shirl Nigh,
farmer, lost control and car over
turned. Nigh killed, hjs wife perhaps
fatally injured and their son and an
other young man seriously injured.
Reported that Governor Hirarp
Johnson has designs on a seat in the
UV& Senate. Wouldn't it be fun see
ing John Works trying to make Hi
ram play "Junior member" to him?