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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, August 05, 1913, Image 27',
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flew from Milan to Venice with three
passengers. New world's record.
Paris. Dr. Pierre, Pasteur Insti
tute, announced serum cure for
Reading, Pa. Mrs. Franklin
Wood's canary flew away four days
ago. Pet cat brought it back hold
ing it by wing.
Buffalo. German Catholic Central
Verein started national organization
of Catholic women to oppose suf
frage. Will oppose eugenics as
against sacredness of the home.
Washington. Wm. Walton, 18, fell
five stories down stairway of Bureau
of Engraving building. Slight brain
London. Authoritatively stated
that Great Britain's naval base inten
tions at Bermuda in no way have
been exaggerated. Will only modern
ize and repair present defenses and
protect maritime trade in West
Pasadena, Cal. Finding her pet
cat fighting a wildcat, Bessie Ful
gham threw dill pickles at the wild
cat and chased him away. Bessie
once pitched for a girl's ball club at
, Vancouver, Wash. Former State
Rep.' Moody suing for divorce.
Charges wife is habitual used of
black, strong coffee!
Los Angeles. After his ) horses
ran away, John Bergel, beer driver,
pulled from under kegs without a
Vanice, Cal. 14 14foot Shark
cast up on beach were found a dice
box, silver sugar bowl, pair corsets,
ship's sounding lead and forty pounds,
of pink shells.
Wilmington, Del. 1,000 pounds
powder in two rolling mills of Du
Pont Powder Co. blew up today.
Shook surrounding country. None
Vincennes, Ind. Samuel W. Wil
liams, candidate of People's ticket for
vice president in 1908, died today.
DENIES SHE'S CONTEMPLATING
Mrs. Walter C. Cunningham of
Denver, formerly Marjorie Hamilton,
the famous Chicago "calendar
beauty," today denounced as "just a
big lie" the story printed in morning
papers that she is contemplating suit
for divorce against her husband.
Worry over reports in the news
papers has caused Mrs. Cunningham
to lose nearly as much flesh as she
removed via the famous anti-fat cure,
whose advertisement resulted in her
trial in Denver, with her husband, on
charges of using the mails to defraud.
Mrs. Cunningham is in Chicago at
the bedside of her friend, Mrs. James
R. Ward, Jr., who is seriously ill.
"Some ofthese yellow papers have
abused me to the point of prosecu
tion," she said. "They monkey with
the truth so much that they look
foolish. I am ngt thinking of divorce.
I am going right back to Denver just
as soon as Mrs. Ward gets better."
BLAMES AMERICAN WOMAN FOR
TANGO BEING IN LONDON
London, Aug. 5. The American
colony was tangled in a maze of
speculation today, trying to guess the
identity of the American woman
blamed by Pilson Young in the Satur
day Review for the introduction of
the tango in London society.
Explaining that the tango is so
popular because "tango" in Latin
means "I touch," the writer says:
"Where the shepherd leads, the
sheep wjll follow, and the American
lady in London who is the chief in
stigator of these revels is a shepherd
ess of no mean ability.
"If a baboon could be trained to
play ragtime, he would be the rage
of London and people would be asked
out to meet and sit at table with him.
This is not an exaggeration, but a
News from the East,-"Many
thousands of the natives are now in
arms they are" babies."