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pushed auto containing prospective
bnde and bridesmaids .four miles
through mud six inches deep -when it
Springfield, III. Commonwealth
Edison Co., Chicago, certified to in
crease from $40,00,000 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 petition of N. Y. state for
extradition of Thaw. Governor will
New York. Mrs. J. Romeo Migii
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.
Washington. Postmaster General
Burleson received petition from body
of citizens requesting that Bible be
kept out of mails because it contains
Syracuse, N. Y. Tony Bell, Endi
cott, N. Y., sentenced to two terms of
five years each at federal prison, At
lanta, Ga., and fine of $10,000 for
Paris. Senator Dujardin, under
secretary of Beaux Arts when Mona
Lisa was stolen, died after operation.
Washington, D. C. Imports worth
$150,000,000 held in bonded ware
houses waiting lower tariff duties ef
fective when new tariff bill is signed.
ONE KILLED, TWO MAY DIE IN
Konsitimj. Sadowiski, 671 W. 14th
street, was killed and two other men
probably fatally injured "when two
motorcycles racing east collided with
a street car at Halsted and 19th
In addition, the gasoline .tank on
one of the motorcycles explo'ded, set-
'ting fire to the two men on the ma
chine. When the men were rolled
under the car, the flames from their
clothing set the bottom of the car
Two women fainted and one of
them on recovering was seized with
an epileptic fit.
The two injured men are James
Carl, 671 W. 14th street, and Leo
Waldzius, 1724 Ruble street.
FOUR DISTINCT JOLTS
R. E. Pattison Klein, head of the
department of public speaking at the
Columbia School of Expression, truly
deserves a Carnegie medal.
Yesterday he was invited to ad
dress the newly-organized German
American Woman's Association at
The ladies settled down in their
chairs fully expecting to hear them
selves praised. Then the professor
rapidly handed out these jolts:
"Feminism as a political process
"The feminine vote will not clean
up the immorality of the country.
"Suffrage 'will soon run its course
and die out
"The effect of women in politics