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DOINGS OF THE WORLD BOILED DOWN
Jersey City. Bishop Thomas Bow
man, 96, who warned Pres. Lincoln of
impending personal danger shortly
before he was""assassinated, is se
New York. Two students of city
college, masquerading as King and
Jester, tried to rope a policeman.
Landdd in jail.
New York. Seeking refuge from
black handers, well-dressed man
went to" police station. Locked up
for carrying concealed weapon.
Paris. Scientific Review says 10
per cent water drinkers have appen
dicitis. Only one out of 200 wine
London. 12,000 cremations have
taken place in England since process
was legalized in 1885.
Hammond, Ind. Mrs. Charles
Simms alleges husband flipped his
cigaret stubs in her face as evening's
diversion. Wants a divorce.
Pa'ris. QUadratstein, jeweler in
$675,000 pearl necklace case, con
vinced by shower of bananas and
vegetables that all roads do not lead
to vaudeville stage in France.
Newport, R. I. Alice Thaw, form
er Countess qf Yarmouth, who ar
rived in N. Y. from Europe, will go
to Concord to see her brother, Harry
Hamburg, Germany. Lt. Schulz,
army aviator, killed by 150-foot fall
Lincoln, Neb. Festus J. Wade,
pres. Mercantile Trust Co., St. Louis,
says currency bill pending before
Congress is best bill ever framed in
history of U. S. for country and in
terior banker and customers.
' Milwaukee. August Meyer, 17,
sentenced to state industrial school
for boys, escaped from Milwaukee
Detention Home. N-
Peru, Ind. Corn cutters found
grave near Bennett's switch contain
ing body of Mrs, Clyde Wilkinson, 40,
who disappeared Aug. 29. 'Mrs. Wil
kinson's husband 'is missing.
LaCrosse, Wis. Harry Blirrow3
and his best man, Walter TJouglas,
pushed auto containing prospective
bride and bridesmaids four miles
through mud six inches deep when it
Springfield, III. Commonwealth
Edison Co., Chicago, certified to in
crease from $40,000,000 to $50,000,
000 in capital stock.
. Champaign, III. Mrs. Thos, Dods
worth, widow of policeman murdered
while trying to arrest Ray Williams,
alleged bootlegger, awarded $35
monthly under employer's liability
Ann Arbor, Mich. David Cole,
much-married man in jail for bigamy,
requested sheriff to cut lock of Cole's
hair to send to wife No. 2. Ate dinner
-furnished by wife No. 2, -while he en
tertained wife No. 3 in cell.
Breton Woods, N. H. Dr. Wm. J.
Beatty, Littleton, N. H., leading au
thority on treatment-of tuberculosis,
killed by auto.
Philadelphia, Pa. Stockings with
pockets, latest innovation for slit skirt
Concord, N H. Counsel for Harry
K. Thaw have requested Gov. Felker
to allow them until Oct. 4 to file briefs
in answer to netition of N. v atat e for
(extradition of Thaw. Governor will
New York. Mrs. J. Romeo Migli
etta, former wife Chas. G. Gates,
New York. John Purroy Mitchell,
fusion nominee 'for mayor, accepted
Independence League offer to run as
candidate of that party.
San Francisco Reported count of
gold in U. S. mint shows systematic
Panama. Tug Catun, drawing
twelve and a half feet of water, first
steamer to pass through Gatun locks."
"I like wandering about this park.'
"Yes, the birds sing so - sweetly."
"Yes, and they never sing, ragtime!"