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HUM? HAPPENED IN CHICAGO TODAY
An unidentified 10-year-old girl
with a teddy-bear In her arms was
struck by a street car and killed
while running across Wentworth av.
Mrs. Hattie Arkless, Homewood,
I1L, had Dr. W. L. Tallman, 116 S.
Michigan av., arrested, charging he
hugged and kissed her when she
went to his office to consult him.
Says she tried to release herself, but
he hugged tighter. Tallman denied
charge and took jury trial.
John Whelon, 1046 W. Van Buren
st., probably fatally injured in col
lapse of old building being demol
ished at 1427 W. Lake st. Whelon
fell two floors.
Elevator operators at County Hos
pital and county building may strike
because two union men were dis
charged at hospital by Robert Cath-
erwood, president Civil Service Com
mission. Elevator men claim exam
inations were held at time when
working operators could not be pres
ent Mayor Harrison and Couaty Con
troller Traeger testified before elec
tion commission today they did not
see any frauds in last November
election. Traeger said election was
"as honest as any held in Cook
Aid. George P. Latchford, 30th
Ward, and Miss Minnie Thulis, 4643
Union av., married today.
Harvey Abshire, 37, 4807 N. 48th
av., picked up "live" Commonwealth
Edison wire which had fallen in al
ley at rear of 3960 N. Monticello av.
Two men who tried to enter home
of Mrs. L. Gehrig, 1642 W. Jackson
bird., through transom, chased by
Auto owned and driven by Aid. H.
L, Pitte, 20th Ward, struck and
killed Daniel Mason, 62, 1110 E. 66th
st.. at 43d and Halsted sts.
William E. Roscosci, 5737 Went
worth avT, badly burned when look
ing fpcJeaktog.gas wjth.a match.
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Matthew Rankin, night engineer
of Northwestern Yeast Co., 1750 N.
Ashland av., had left arm caught and
crushed in elevator machine. Hung
for five hours. Discovered by day
engineer, and members of Truck
Co. No. 28 had to chop away floor to
release him. Taken to hospital. Arm
will be amputated.
Delegates from Jewish clubs and
organizations will meet tonight in
Sherman Hotel to form plans to pre
vent caricaturing their race on the
Nine boys arrested at entrance to
Ogden Park, 67th -and Loomis sts.,
for making insulting remarks to
Rep. Robert E. Wilson has been
appointed assistant chief clerk of
County Board of Assessors.
Walter Barnes, accused of killing
his mother-in-law in 1910, will be ar
rested when ie is freed from Leaven
worth prison today.
Herbert Peppers, 1031 S. State st.,
arrested on charge of holding up
Thomas Monzurs, Kolze, HL, held to
Antonio Partarella, 50, 514 For
quer st., dropped dead after drinking
pint of beer.
Harry Dodge, arrested in Cjty Hall
by Aid. Healy after revolver was
found in his possession; fined $25
Eddie Jackson, convicted on two
charges of picking pockets,, went to
Joliet to begin term of from one to
Mrs. Mary Noonan, 115 S. Robey
St., and Isaac Meyers, 1202 Washing
ton blvd., arrested in Midcity Bank
when woman tried to pass worthless
check for $1,000.
Miss Gertrude LTthe, 70, 4646
Woodlawn av., killed by Chicago &
Northwestern train at Glencoe.
W. 112th st, shot at and missed his
wife and then killed himself. '
Mrs. Fay Savaunt Kemper, 5121
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