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cycle on W. 12th st. Two men on
Joseph Belsgen, 13, 6820 Laflin St.,
drowned while, bathing in Ogden
Park lagoon, 64th st and Centre av.
Unidentified man, about 30, who
jumped from Chicago av. car at
Robey St., died at County Hospital.
Nicholas Zieba, 32, 13200 Houston
av., dropped dead. Heat.
Sixty babies have died of heat
within last three days.
Harold F. McCormick flew from
Lake Forest to Chicago in his new
flying boat yesterday.
About 12 people who were hurt in
street car collision at 48th av. and
W. Lake st. were spirited away by
street car company ambulance.
Joseph Cunningham, policeman
60th st. station, on trial before civil
service commission for trying to
caress Mrs. B. Fredericks, 119 B.
Chicago Automobile Club wants to
finance underground garage in Grant
Harry Woodward, driver for Ruehl
Bros.' brewery, arrested in Oak Park
for selling bottled beer from wagon.
Special State's Attorney John E.
Northup 'expects Cooper special
grand jury to return more indict
ments this week.
Earl Brennan, 3, 5843 Justine st.,
trampled to death by runaway horse.
WILSON WONT TAKE IMMEDIATE
ACTION IN MEXICO
Washington, July 31. The Senate
foreign relations committee is inclin
ed to side with Henry Lane Wilson,
ambassador to Mexico, in his demand
fpr recognition of the Huerta gov
ernment in that country.
This may lead to the first break
between the administration and the
Democratic majority in the Senate.
President Wilson and Secretary of
State Bryan take the position that
under no circumstances will they
They argue that to do so wpuld be
to establish a precedent on which
Central and South American rulers
would be assassinated by persons de
siring authority, who would be able
to set up a de facto government after
the assassination, and demand recog
nition by the United States.
Henry Lane Wilson just says that
the Huerta government is strong and
that-Huerta has a big army and that
therefore he should be recognized.
The trouble between the adminis?
tration and the Senate Democrats
probably will come with a demand
for immediate action in the Mexican
crisis by the administration from the
floor of the House.
President Wilson will not take im
mediate action He is hoping the
Mexican election will settle the revo
lutionaries for all time.
The president also has been told
by army officers just what interven
tion would cost He knows it would
take at least five years even to sub
due the regular Mexican forces. He
knows that doing this would take an
enormus American army, and that
the subduing of the regulars would
not be the end. There would be years
and years of guerilla warfare. He
knows that Mexican soil would run
red with American blood long before
the conquest of Mexico could be completed.
Los Angeles. Only the police
saved General Felix Diaz from per
sonal harm at the hands' of several
hundred Mexican revolutionaries
here last night
The Mexicans swept around the
general and his friends when they
stepped off the train. Tftere were
shouts of "Viva Carranza" and
"Muerta Diaz." Mexicans tried to
reach the general. Only the police
charge saved him.
Laredo, Tex. Advices from Mex
ico City are that a receiver will be
appointed tomorrow for the National
Railways of Mexicol on demand of
the minority stockholders.
The government hold 51 per cent