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INTERESTING LOCAL NEWS ITEMS
Fire in Oakley building, 141-49 W.
Michigan St., did damage of $50,000.
Benjamin Martin, truck No. 3, over
come by smoke while fighting flame
on fourth floor. Rescued by comrades
and revived. Fire confined to rear
of building; most of damage done by
William Green, negro, 3411 S.
State, stabbed in arm during quar
rel with two men at E. 36th st. and
lake shore. Two men arrested.
Twelve men and twelve women
arrested by Chicago avenue police in
early morning raid on Medinah
Hotel, 836 N. Clark st Several wo
men attempted to escape, but were
caught by police.
Policeman F. E. Wooster, who shot
and killed Chester Robinson, col
ored, Monday, after man had frac
tured his nose, exonerated by cor
Negro broke into home of Mrs.
Fred J. Koelling, 5728 S. La Salle,
early today. Mrs. Koelling heard
man and rushed into kitchen. Rob
ber fired two shots and fled. Woman
Hyman Liebovitz and wife, Cath
erine, 1650 W. Van Buren, arrested
after fight with police. Police saw
man strike boy as latter was pass
ing Liebovitz's tailor shop. Officers
NOT ALWAYS LUCKY
" JR (ouch)
There was a pin. He picked it up,
, But good luck folldwed nit
It was the hat kind, and the matt
Had -first sat down on It - -
attacked by man and wife when they
John Siaobaulos and William Bala
mas, peddlers, arrested for crying
wares in Hyde Park district. First
arrests in anti-noise crusade.
Rumored that Mrs. Louise M. Van
Keuren and George Penrose have
been indicted by grand jury for mur
der of Mrs. Van Keuren's husband.
Paul Thoseoo, bartender, held up
by two men in saloon at 2172 Lin
coln av. Robbers took-$9 from cash
register and escaped.
Jonathan Mayo Crane, veteran
newspaper man, stricken with apo
plexy while at telegraph copy desk
of Tribune. Died at St Luke's.
A. Lichtenauer, restaurant owner,
231 W. North av., and Hugo Mallen,
waiter, fought revolver battle with
robbers -who tried to hold up estab
lishment Bandits returned fire and
fled. All bullets went wild.
Mrs. Jennie Webb, 21, 6548 Par
nell av., attempted suicide by swal
lowing carbolic acid after quarrel
with her husband, Albert S. Webb.
He found her writhing on floor; sum
moned physician. Woman will re
cover. Lizzie Silverman, 18, swallowed
bichloride of mercury.Fighting for
life at University Hospital.
Six residents of Evanston have had
chicken coops robbed within last
John P. Kohl, son of late Charles
12. Kohl, millionaire theatrical man,
remarried former wife, Vinie Daly,
actress. Her father broke up first
match four years ago.
George Wheeler Hinman, former
publisher of Inter-Ocean, elected
president of Marietta, O., College.
Leo M. Kaufman, 37, 3746 Indiana
av., salesman, suicide at Morrison
Hotel. Morphine. HI health.
Carl Mauch, 63r believing he had
failed as artist killed himself by
swallowing potash. Wife and daugh