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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, October 11, 1913, NOON EDITION, Image 8

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CHfcAhb'BRIEFS' ,
James Arbuckle, negro, arrested as
suspect in Leegson murder case.
Corporation Counsel Sexton is
drafting ordinahcefor unified street
car system.
German-American Women's Club
permanently " organized last night.
Mrs. Anna Schaedler electeo" presi
dent. Henry Spencer will illustrate how
he killed victims today. -
Mrs. Elizabeth Matthew, 33, ap
peared at W. Chicago av. station with
4 children.. Had been evicted. No
money. Husband deserted her. Po
lice collected $18.
Mayor garrison says administra
tion is handling vice question sanely.
Women's Central Prohibition Club
hold speciaf rally this afternoon atlts
headquarters, 1Q N. LaSalle si.
Big police" upheaval will take place
Oct. 15. "' fc ,
Coroner's jury in Rexroat murder
case recommended hanging for'Hen
ry Spencer. --
WomanrlhJured when .street cars
collided at Van'Buren and Jefferson
sts.
$8,000 worth of jewelry" stolen from
home of Jos. Steinberger, 5320 Mich
igan av.
John Healy, present executive
clerk of County Hospital, tieing
boosted for warden.
$100 taken from home of Edith
Sawyer, 15822 S. Park av.
Wm. Schoerminger, taildr, 3237
Calumet av., suicide. Hanged him
self .
Three safeblowers beat watchman
unconscious and got ,$1-50 and $500
in checks from safe of Vail Rubber
1 Co., 144 W. 27th st.
Mrs. Fay Foelker, 4825 Bishop st.,
found husband dead in gas-filled
room. Suicide.
' , E. W. Bemis, city public utility ex
pert, says smallest possible reduc
tion Jn Commonwealth Edison rates
would be $750,000.
Polipe have line on drug-crazed
f negro in' connection with murder of
Miss Leegson.
Beef will be sent here from Argen
tina in hope of reducing high cost.
Insanitary conditions growing
worse on account of uncollected gar
bag. Brewers will hold big banquet to
night and answer attacks made on C.
J. Vopicka's appointment as minister
to Balkan States.
AJd. John Coughlin and H. D. Capi
tain chased away by police when they
trieii to inspect new garbage dump.
Major Funkhouser accuses some
one of tipping of his recent raids on
disorderly houses.
E. M. Skinnor, sec'y of newsboys
and "bootblacks, warns people against
giving Contribution to man represent
ing himself as collector for ''News
boys Home."
Tax reports shows that Cook
County's-wealth is $3,159,772,740.
- War against Mayor Lawson of Des
plainesIll., has quieted down.
"'Wen"in motortruck attempted to
kidnap John Barsona, 8, 1153 Town
send st.
' -City will lend voting machines to
various clubs In -hope of justifying
their purchase.
v J. Eadsriow, hoboes union, wants
temporary shelter for unemployed.
"Richard Bennett, actor, roasted
lawyers methods in Judge Owens
court for insane yesterday. '
Working women of Chicago have
started Wage Earners' Suffrage
BREWER BUSCH DEAD
Villa Lilly, Langenschwalbash,
Germany, Oct 11. Adolphus Busch,
St. Louis brewer, died of dropsy,
from whichjie has suffered for sev
eral years. '
Mr. Busch, who was 76 years old,
was recently decorated by the Em:
peror of Germany for his philan
throphy, and has -spent a great Seal
of his life in that country inJJie past
seven years. "
The body will, be brought to St
Louis for burial. . '

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