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Charged with mistreatment of two
girls, 8 and 12 years old. $5,000
International President W. D.
Mahon, street car union, in town.
Will show up peculiar financing of
County Traction Co.
' Clifford William Powers, watchman
for Illinois Steel Co. at Gary, gone to
New York to claim share of $1,500,
000 left by an uncle. Has wife and
Cook county Odd Fellows will
have field day at White Sox park Aug.
2, for benefit Odd Fellows Orphans'
Judge Dever and wife gone to Eu
rope for eight weeks. Will visit Ire
land. Chief McWeeny has taken personal
charge of gambling squad under De
Work on outer Chicago harbor
MAY start before fall. If council
Two men in racing auto struck
Felix Wojtkewiz, 55, of 3016 Water
loo ct, at corner Halsted and Mil
waukee. Scalp wound and bruises.
Auto got away from four cops, who
fired but missed.
Expected P. A. Hines will be pres
ident of new Madison Street State
Bank to be at West Madison and
Plans accepted for addition to Aus
tin high school. Include gym,, swim
ming pool, shops and assembly hall.
Uncle Sam will investigate ram
ming of steamship Iowa by steamer
Sheboygan, both of Goodrich line.
Commonwealth Edison given ten
days to reply to experts on regulation
of rates by council.
Motorcop threatened to shoot holes
In tires of auto' that started from Bis
marck Garden after he told it to wait
for patrol for having muffler open.
A. W. Cutter, who lives at South
Shore Club, got the Board of Review
to cut his tax valuation from $150,000
Arguments all in in Trenholm un
satisfied love divorce suit, and Judge
McKinley has taken it under advise
ment. Four troops leave Fort Sheridan
for, the East today, leaving only 12
mfen of the quartermaster's squad
New York. Resignation of Pres.
Chas. S. Mellen accepted by directors
of New Haven road. Successor will
be appointed by J. P. Morgan, Theo
dore N. Vail, Samuel Rea, Wm. Skin
ner, Edw. Milligan and Robert Taft.
Washington." Secretary of State
Bryan laughed when told of report
he was going to resign. Atty. Gen.
McReynolds said he would not buy
stock on the rumor. The White
House flatly denied the president
would request Bryan's resignation.
Terre Haute. Wm. Henry, factory
foreman of Indianapolis, elected state
secretary of Socialist party, defeat
ing Ira C. Tilton of Valparaiso in ref
erendum 635 to 443. Party head
quarters will be moved from this city
Indianapolis. Lieut. Harold Love
and Chauffeur Ralph Aldrich, of lo
cal fire department, arrested by Shel
byville cop for joyriding through
Shelbyville last night in Indianapolis
fire auto truck.
Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. Steamer
McLaughlin rammed in port bow by
Steamer John B.jCowle in dense fog
off Presque feland, in Lake Huron,
but not seriously damaged.
New York. Thirty members of
Fritzi Scheff's busted "Mile. Modiste"
company arrived on Broadway today
from Chicago. Didn't look as if they
had been starving.
Gary, Ind. Ethel Horner, 16,
drowned while bathing. Ralph Ryan,
who tried to rescue her, will recover.
Pittsburgh. Judge Haymarket de
nied new trial to Edward Exter, con
victed for first degree murder for
slaying of Lillian Schadle, 13.
Lansing, Mich. Politicians all
stirred up by statement of U. S. Sen-