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THE INDUSTRIAL WAR
Flat River, Mo. Reported 5d strik
ing miners attempted to kidnap
Mary Adams, 9, daughter of mine
foreman. Girl hysterical.
Washington. Men of Pacific re
serve fleet who participated in I. W.
W. riots at Seattle on night of July
22 will be punished.
Indianapolis, Ind. At a conference
yesterday Mayor Shank assured
leaders of the newly organized Inter-
urban Trainmen's Union of police
protection, ana onerea to advance at
tempts at a peaceful solution to the
demands of the railway employes for
higher wages and better working
Minot, N. D. Two women were
among the fourteen prisoners to be
arraigned in police court today, the
result of another clash between I. W.
W. agitators and the police. In the
rioting last night the police used their
clubs freely and several members of
the I. W.' W. were severely beaten.
London. General strike of mem
bers of Variety Artistes Federation
probable because music hall man
agers failed to heed protest against
appearance of Jack Johnson
LARGE QUANTITY OF ARSENIM
FOUND IN DE LATOUR BODY
Enough arsenic has been found in
the stomach of Jan de Latour, who
died suddenly in his home, to have
caused the death of half a dozen per
sons. The examination' of the stomach
was made by Coroner's Chemist W.
D. McNally. McNally will complete
a quantitative analysis.
Mrs. Wanda de Latour, widow of
the dead man, was arrested several
days after a verdict of suicide had
been returned by a coroner's jury.
She now is at liberty under $5,000
De Latour, who Is said to have
been an Austrian nobleman, accused
his wife of trying to poison him a few
days before his death in a letter to
Max Kaszmarek of the Polish Na
Kaszmarek demanded a full in
quiry after the coorner's jury had re
turned the verdict of suicide. When
the police showed themselves reluc
tant to prosecute the widow, Kasz
marek swore out a warrant against
The body of de Latour was exhum
ed last Saturday and the examination
of the viscera and brain for traces of
. o o
"Yes, I had a great reception after
my song last night. The audience
shouted, 'Fine! Fine!' "
"Good thing you didn't
"Why, what do you mean?
"They would have yelled
prisonment!' the second time!"
Little Biffins Jolly party that at
Ue Highflyers' last nighf. Is it true
you were the (only sober man in the
room after I left? His Reverence
(shocked) No, certainly not! Little
Biffins (innocently) By Jove, you
don't mean that? Who was, thenf,