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WHAT HAPPENED IN CHICAGO
Police tracing-new clue to Leegson
murder case to Chinatown. "Tip re
ceived by mail.
Mrs. May Robertson, 500 E. 31st
St., tried suicide. Bichloride of mer
cury. Will live. Husband skipped.
Mrs. Martha Peck, 71, 1736 Ros
coe' st, found dead in gas-filled room.
Congressman Sabath may bring
Beilis murder case protest to Con
gress. Steve Coxvea, Hammond, Ind.,
badly burned when powder on clothes
Two Italians shot and badly
wounded and several arrested after
fight in North Side Italian quarter.
Robert Beedle, 17, Arlington
Heights, 111., arrested on charge of
stealing $126 from E. B. Wheeler,
Great Lakes Dredge Co. is trying
to enjoin city from granting outer
harhor contract to Byrne Bros., con
tractors. Want it themselves.
"Padded brick" burglar failed in
effort to rob Lannes' jewelry store,
3615 S. Halsted st.
Jewish' 8-day Feast of Taberna
cles began today.
Counsel for defense blamed news
papers for way of handling story of
Funk conspiracy case.
State Representatives Rev. F. E. J.
Lloyd and J. H. Taylor may be ousted
from Progressive party for voting
against initiative and referendum.
Laura Albino, 3, 814 Fbrquer st.,
and Anna Calecio, 2, 840 Forquer st.,
badly hurt by Chicago Steel Foundry
Chas. J. Vopicka, minister to Bal
kan states, and his secretary, Ber
nard Kendrick, leave for the East to-morrw-
Members of police department who
took recent examinations won't know
result until Nov. 1. Delay in papers.
Commonwealth Edison Company
defies city to make them lower rates.
Three jurors selected in Funk case.
Belle Donahue, 17, 1338 W. Taylor ,
st, struck by piece of steel that came '
from seventh floor of Florsheim Shoe
Co., 206 S. Jefferson st.
Rev. James F. X. Hoeffer, 61, form
er president of St Ignatius College,
Municipal Judge Sabath has come
out ponely for county judge.
Eleven people injured when Cal
ifornia Ice truck collided with 22d st
Emily Jensen, 4, 945 W. 68th st.,
died from playing with matches.
W..P. Dodson, Kenilworth broker,
arrested on confidence game charge
made by Mrs. Mary M. Arnold, 323
Cecelia Lanore, 4, 1500 Indiana
av, drowned in bathtub.
William O. Chapman, newspaper
reporter, appointed warden of Coun
Many notables present at farewell
banquet" to Chas. J. Vopicka, newly
appointed Minister to Balkan States.
Ruth Graham, 17, 2247 Calumet
av., disappeared last night only part
Mayor Harrison says he's going to
present subway ordinance to council
Human hand found in vacant lot
at Clark st. and North av.
. Municipal Judge Stewart disposed
of 480 cases before 11:30 a. m. yes
terday. Abandoned white baby boy, 6
weeks old, found by negro at 37th
and Dearborn sts. St. Vincent's Or
Fred Pratt, owner of shooting gal
lery, 571'9 S. Ashland av., accidentally
shot and killed when boy knocked
rifle from stand.
Three robbers got $9 from P. E.
Burke's saloon, 544 E. 61st st, after
locking bartender in icebox."
Chicago Medical Society in cam
paign to better prison conditions.
Salvatore Sartorelli, 14, 912 S. May
st., arrested on charge of stealing