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cd iii at CidBS at Jt-'iesbyterian church
Lawyer Vandervort told 'era to de
vote their attention to moral ques
tions and vote for best men regard
less of party.
New York. Demanding sanitary
workshops and 15 per cent wage in
crease 2,000 ragpickers have tied up
Trenton, N. J. Friends gave Cfias
Schroeder $100 to buy cork legs. But
thieves beat cork legs to the money.
Atlantic City. A cupid's bureau
where bashful bachelors and maids
may get acquainted is to be opened
on board walk.
Shanghai. First Chinese bigamy
trial, started by new Chinese woman
suffrage society, ended by Wi? Chan
Tse getting 80 days in jail.
Springfield, Mass. Floyd T. Logan
and Fred Train, Chicago, pleaded
guilty to larceny. Stole auto in Chi
cago and joy-ride across country.
Bernice Logan, Chicago, also held.
Lansing, Mich.--5,000 rounds of
ammunition shipped to state troops
Kokomo, Ind. Serious damage to
fruit trees and farm crops by worst
hail storm in Kokomo history.
Owosso, Mich. While Claude G.
Wilder, Grand Rapids, was walking to
Sunday school picnic at-Corunna, pan
of baked beans under one arm and a
hymn book under the other, he was
arrested by deputy sheriff for wife
desertion. Had three children.
Glendale, Cal. In ball game Artie
Hicks lost a line drive in sun field and
ball hit his mouth. Will need new set
Portland1, Ore. Smooth stranger
talked A. Pettit, Los Angeles, Into
trading valuable gold watch and $30
to boot for gilded watch with $2.50
movement. Then hollered to police.
St. Louis. To economize 'Frisco
line has reduced passenger service to
Kansas City and southwest. Effective
Peoria. H. Ollery sued transfer
co. for $10,000 damages because he
fell frqm wagon and broke arm. Was
to marry Minnie Merrick, 650 W. 53th
st., Chicago, but fall kept him frorh
attending the wedding. Minnfe threw
him over. Now he wants $10,000 in-'
stead of Minnie.
Indianapolis. Miss Jessie Clippin
ger, 45 and rich, went dippy brooding
over wrongs of English suffragets.
Petersburg. Mrs. Fannie Patter
son appointed city clerk to fill unex
pired term of husband. Democrats
talk of nominating her in coming city
Alton, 111. With her 3-months'-old
babe in a crib in the pilot house, Mrs.
Mary Hulet, licensed pilot, brought
the packet Mary into port with 2,500
sacks of wheat aboard.
New York. John Purroy Mitchell,
collector of port, fusion candidate for
mayor to oppose Tammany. Repub
licans, Progressives and Independent
Indianapolis. Mayor Shank will
try bee stings for rheumatism. Will
be shut up in room with 45 honey
bees, and only his face and hands
Bloomington, III. Wm. Henry
Shetler, white barber, claims to be
half brother of Wm. -Henry Lee, Chi
cago publisher who left $200,000 and
no heirs. Will claim estate of Lee.
New York. Ordinance cutting
taxi rates now In effect. Taxi com
panies will ignore and fight it.
London. Three big taxi compan
ies have combined and formed taxi
Washington. Senator Tillman
says cotton planters will lose $100,
000,000 because New York financial
pirates won't let southern bankers
have money to handle crop.
Washington. Secy, of Treas. Me
Adoo will deposit twenty-five to fifty
millions U. S. money in western and
southern banks to help move crops.
Will accept commercial paper as se
curity for government deposit. New
York banks peeved.
St. Paul. District Court held that
newspaper could refuse to prints ads