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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, June 09, 1913, Image 6

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CHICAGO NEWS IN BRIEF
Three auto bandits held up Isadore
Gross, bartender in saloon at 1122
W. Washington, bound his mouth
with adhesive tape, put him in store
, rdbm and escaped with -$61.50 cash
and liquor and cigars, worth $65.
Burglars, climbed fire escape and
entered office of Houghton, Mifflin &
Co., 629 S. Wabash. Employes can't
open safe, and don't know whether
men took $500 which was in it
Pocketbook containing $2 snatched
from Mrs. George Hunter, 4634 Ra
cine av., by well dressed man near
her home. Dozen women have been
similarly robbed in neighborhood in
past month.
Joseph Feldman, 19, knocked un
conscious with handle of revolver by
man who attacked him in furnishing
store of his father, 1756 W. Lake st
Louis Gardner, 7, 1854 Tripp av.,
dead at St Ann's Hospital from frac
tured skull. Bat slipped from bat
her's hands and hit Louis on head
while he waB watching ball game at
44th and Armitage ava,
William Berner, Track No. 7, and
other firemen hurt in. fire in lumber
yard adjoining factory of D. H. Pritts
& Co., 414 N. Wood st Loss $100,
000. Herbert and Charles Dunn arrested
after revolver fight with police near
35th st and Cottage Grove av.,
charged with holding up and trying
to rob William Gillam, 3901 Grand
blvd. One of the brothers identified
as man who held up cashier of res
taurant at 440 E. 35th st Sunday
night
Two guests of John Kerdrick,
10749 Superior av., claimed he used
65 cards in deck. Fight Kerdick in
Jiospital, guests in jail.
Policeman H. Yunker, New City
station, struck on head with stone by
Silka Cheilkal, 22, 4359 S. Lincoln
st Cheilkal and another man at
tacked and beat Joseph RadiskL
Yunker had Cheilkal cornered when
he was bit.
James Cann, 46, hostler, found
stabbed to death in bathroom of
rooming house 121 E. Indiana s.t 111;
believed to have committed suicide
while despondent
Earl Faith, 12, 2016 Ogden av., ac
cidentally shot' and killed Thelma
Wright, 7, same address, with "un
loaded" revolver while playing In
dian. James Linklater, 17, 3004 W. Madi
son st, dead, and Edward Fay, 12, 19
N. Albany av., very ill from results of
cheap red pop.
Fire caused $50,000 damage to Da
vid H. Fritts & Co.'s lumber yard, 414
N. Wood st
"Walter Kidder, 25, president of
Elmhurst Motor Sales Co., killed )xf
automobile accident at Salt Creek.
$500 snow leopard, just secured
from Berlin, died yesterday at Lin
coln Park.
Charles M. Faye, 61, for 15 years
managing editor pf Chicago Daily
News, died yesterday at his home in
Aurora,
August Fick, -38, 2718 Cortez st.,
arrested after companions pushed
htm through window ats202 S. Hal
sted st Others escaped.
John Biddinger, 830 Townsend St.,
choked and robbed of $4.60 by two
men at W. Chicago av. and Sedgwick
street
James White ford, 14, 5805 Justine
st, struck and injured by auto truck
at 43d st nnd Ashland av.
John Greider, 9, 7128 Parnell av.,
died from rabies. Bitten by stray
dog five weeks ago.
Matthew Tighe, Brooklyn, arrested
on suspicion of having robbed St
Jarlath's Church.
Michael J. Boyle, labor official, who
was shot and wounded by Miles Can
avan Saturday, will probably recoy
er. Canavan still at large.
Ten auto speeders -arrested in
South Chicago yesterday.
Peter Zusick, 4448 'S". Ashland av-
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