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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, May 12, 1913, Image 4',
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THE WORLD'S NEWS IN BRIQF
Battle Creek. Mich. Farmers
fighting forest fire north ofhere in
vicinity of St Mary's Lake.
Battle Creek, Mich. Annette
Fredenberg, stenographer and Clar
ence Howard, Burlington, store clerk,
drowned when canoe overturned.
New York. Trial of Attorney
tohn N. Anhut, charged with offer
ing $20,000 bribe for release of Harry
K Thaw, postponed because of ab
sence of Horace A. Hoffman, former
agent for Thaw.
Burlington, N. J. Police and boy
scouts unable to find trace of Albert
Smith, 6,- missing since last Friday.
Webster, Mass. William Jona
kowski, former Chicago liquor deal
Folkstone, Eng. Colonel Fleming,
millionaire, shot Dead.
Franklin, Pa. Fire and frost seri
ously damaged fruit crops.
Peoria, III. Henry Smith, 55, su
perintendent of registration, St.
Louis postofnee, found dead on
-steamer Bald Eagle. Believed suicide.
New York. Mrs. Rebecca Karp,
newspaper dealer at Brooklyn Bridge
entrance, bought second piece of real
estate with, pennies she has made.
Fort William, Ont Lindl Garrity
killed, another man fatally wounded
and Several cut and bruised in battle
between police and sympathizers of
striking street car employes.
New York. Unidentified man shot
and killed at Bronx Park by Police
man Frank Anderson when he at
tacked officer with stiletto.
Wejmer, Tex. Mrs. Victor Slavik
shot one child, then set fire to cloth
ing of self and two other children.
St. Louis. Harry Whitaker, 18,
failing to pass examinations hung
Pittsburgh. Edward McCutcheon,
superintendent of buildings of Wash
ington county, received $4 board bill
due mother thirty-five years.
Los Angeles. 'Francis Fisher
Brown, 66, editor of The Dial and
prominent in American literature,
Rome. Volcano of Mount Vesu
vius showing signs of increased
New York. Dr. M. A. Sturm, as
sistant to Dr, Friednlatin, suing for
$100,000 as promotor who introduced
Friedmann to concern that will man
ufacture vaccine. Threatens to make
vaccine secret public.
Manila, P. I. Typhoon swept
islands, causlng58 deaths and wreck
ing small steamers.
Berlin KJng Manuel's invitation
to wedding of Kaiser's daughter
countermanded when Kaiser discov
ered dethroned king was implicated
in recent attempted uprising in Lis- .
Washington. Apprehension felt
about Illness of ex-Senator Cullom,
85, of Illinois.
Wausau, Wis. Mrs. Custav Janke,
Sr., watched husband and four chil
dren drown when motor boat upset
Herman Kohl also drowned.
New York, Molly Pearson, actress
who played "Bunty" in "Bunty Pulls
the Strings," married to Ethelbert
Holes, member of company.
New York Doctors itfbaby health
contest decided only perfect baby In
America Ib son of Boumanian-Jewish
American living In tenement apart
ment Kalamazoo, Mich. Fire of un
known origin destroyed building of
Hanselman Candy Co. Loss $75,000.
Macon, Ga. Express package sup
posed to contain $20,pD0 gems ar
rived at destination containing paper
and, scraps of metaL Detectives on
Cincinnati. Five hundred strike-' 9
breakers brought from Chicago in ef
fort to end strike of traction ein-t
St Louis. Union operators v-of
Bell Telephone 0o. meet tonlght,to
vote on striked 1 """TO