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Paul, sued for $50,000 for alienation
of affections by Peter Malzen, 5607
Indiana av., a $12 a week clerk.
Mrs. Nettie Ashbrook, 40, 354 E.
64th st., threw herself into Lake
Michigan from steamer City of Ben
Ralph C. Otis, real estate broker,
1352 Astor st., escaped injury when
auto dashed upon Rush st. bridge
while it was opening.
Park Board of Winnetka appointed
woman chaperon for municipal bath
State Sen. Joseph Hruby, 1806 S.
Center av., fined $25 and costs for
Capt. Meagher . and Sergf. Dan
Cahill recovered 20,000 cigars,! said to
be part of loot from Wabash railroad,
in raid on deserted house at 1407
M. J. Flaherty, millionaire real es
tate man, and wife and two children
narrowly escaped injury when auto
was wrecked in collision with another
macmne at anenaan roaa ana irving
Street cleaners from 1st and 18th
wards who have been on strike for
increase of 50 cents accepted 25-cent
raise and went to work.
Twenty-six patrolmen and matron
transferred by one of Chief Mc
Weeny's alleged "for good of the ser
Body of man believed to be Mich
ael Freund found in river at Rush st.
Saharet, Russian dancer, who re
cently married Fritz Von Frantzius,
Chicago, has kissed him good-bye
and sailed for Europe. Claims she
will be back.
Prisoner Ef ye plaze, y'r anner,
Oi wud loik to withdraw me plea of
"Not guilty" an' put in a plea of
"Guilty." Judge Then, why didn't
you plead "Guilty" in the first place
and save all this trouble. Prisoner
Sure, y'r anner, Oi had not heard the
TWO MEN FIGHTRIOT RESULTS
IN SOUTH CHICAGO
As the result of a riot at the Illinois
Steel Mills in South Chicago early
today, one man is dying and a score
or more are cut and bruised. It took
a wagon load of police to quell the
The trouble was caused by Tony
Gordrock, 8452 Buffalo avenue, strik
ing Benjamin Hoop, 7809 Houston
avenue, on the head with a crowbar
during a quarrel. Hoop is at the hos
pital with a crushed skull and Is ont
expected to live.
Hoop's friends attacked Gordrock
and Gordrock's friends rushed to his
aid, until practically every man in
the open hearth mill was engaged in
the riot. Police were summoned
from South Chicago station:
, Gordrock is being held to await the
result of Hoop's injuries.
Wilkesbarre, Pa. C. S. Shindle
and Baird Snyder, Jr., coal operators,
killed in auto wreck.
Pittsburgh. Receiverships were
asked for siv subsidiary companies of
American Water Works and Guar
anty Co. in U. S. Court.
New Orleans. More than 40 per
cent of rural population of Louisiana
Independence, la. Town spent
night of terror following yesterday's
fire; 100 armed Italians tried' to loot
ruins of bank where they had de
posits; had to be driven off with bul
lets. Topeka, Kan. Western Kansas
farmers have called upon Govevnor
Hodges to call out every able bodied
man in Western Kansas to fight
Pano Noum was formally charged
with the murder of Mrs. Florence'
Woodruff today after his roommates
had told how Noum left his room at
9 o'clock on the night Mrs. Wood
ruff was slain and returned about'