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LOCAL DOINGS IN TABLOID FORM.
Miss Edna Stern m, 16, struck and
killed by train in River Forest
Wrecked auto abandoned at Jack
son blvd. and Clinton St., after colli
sion with auto truck.
T. J. Johnston, 11400 Watt av.,
found dead in bed. Thought to have
Mrs. Minnie Schmidt, 46, Argo, III.,
died today of burns received Sept. 12.
Ignited by gas stove.
L. F. Hahne, stepfather of Nellie
Snyder, 11, who was taken by her un
cle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Har
ris, may swear out warrants charg
ing them with kidnapping.
Police arrested Wm. Sany, 3207
Lowe av., whom they believe is mem
ber of office building robbery gang.
Detected coming down fire escape of
Vernon Palmer, 17, demanded $50
from Mrs. W. H. Kessler, 831 LaSalle
av., or threatened to marry her
daughter, Jeam, 14. Arrested.
Evanston council puzzled as to
what to do with squirrels.
Sergt. Horace H. Elliott, police
bureau of records, promoted to lieu
tenant. Assigned to Fillmore st.
Mrs. Effie Burkhart, 31, 1524 Van
Buren St., swallowed poison. May
Saharot, dancer, finally admitted
she's through with husband, Fritz
Perry C. Davis, Chicago janitor
aviator, died from injuries received
in aeroplane fall at county fair,
Mauston, Wis., Sept. 5.
Mary Ponkogich, 3, 223 Pullman
av., dead. Played with matches.
Alfred Bepker, 8, 1455 Solon pi.,
injured by auto of W. E. McCarren,
Judge Fry denied report that "pull"
had influence in speeders' court
Matthew Jensen, 6, 4721 Cham
plain av., seriously hurt by auto of
Dr. Stewart Johnson, 4005 . Grand
Caroline Joyner, shot In right lung,
and Sam Sewell, 1447 State st, shot
in arm by Andrew Carter. All col
ored. Young People's Civic League has
already laid plans for sane New
Anthony Nelson, 35, 4105 W. Van
Buren st., found dead at home.
Thought to have taken carbolic acid.
Chas. Hahn, 20, 810 Monroe st.,
Evanston, robbed of $22.50, stud
worth ?21 and $5 ring by two ne
groes. Harry Nelson, 4727 Forrestville av.,
clerk, suicide. Carbolic acid.
Chas. Fell, arrested for being
soused, said he drank to kill pain in
bum tooth. Judge Scully sentenced
him to have it pulled.
Judge Newcomer urges one cen
tral building for Municipal Court.
Pearl Hobson, 16, 1239 W. 31st st.,
probably fatally hurt by fall from
31st st. car.
Mayor Harrison in Canada for two
weeks' fishing trip.
Gambling squad raided cigar store
at 55 W. VanBuren st Twelve men
Coroner's jury found Mrs. Grace
Scott, 3205 Cottage Grove av., who
killed herself, was insane from love.
Wm. E. Cadmus, national organ--izer
of Bull Moose party, in Chicagoi
for conference with local progressive,
Reginald Ward arrested on charge'
of stealing $3.40 worth of goods from
The Fair. .
Judge McDonald, Criminal Court,
latest jurist to refuse case of Daniel
Donahue, Ailleen Heppner and Isaac'
Stiefel, charged with conspiracy
against Clarence S. Funk.
Patricia Roapika, 559 W. 14th st.,
who lost arm and leg and had skulli
fractured by being struck by L C.
train, will live.
County Board dismissed" 'charges
against John' J. Brittain, contractor
Rev. W. G. Hamner, pastor of St.
Charles, JQX, Free Methodist Church,
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