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LAJE, NEWS -- TELEGRAPH
The Commonwealth Edison Co. to
day,, gobbled up. 'the "Cosmopolitan
ElectricCc-. Capital stock remains at
$50,000,000. Sam Insull president.
Roger SulUyan.-sayBTje's through.
' Well-dressed ' Italian fired three
shots at' (aementoCalizinito, restau
rant1 oiyner, Sangamon and Harrison
sts andescaped. Black-ljand be
. lieved. f' " " - - .
i.Chie'f ,of- Policp Smith, ' Grand
RapidB, Mich., identiijed three sus
pects i held at 'Desplaines st; station
as men wanted for murder-of three
men during jewelry; store robbery in
his cityP" '-. ,".",. " '
'John McWeeny; offered $6,000 a
year Job with TJ. sVscret Service De
Capt. Thomas J, rCoughJin, Stock
yards station, mentioned as-posBible
successor to McWeeny.
'.Streetcar," men's lunion protests
ag&inst merger of systems.
-tBurglarsvgoti$2,50O worth of jew
elry from C.JL -Morse,. Jr., president
of Fairbanks-Morse. Co. ,
Funk jury, completed. " -
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.THE '.'RITUAL MURDER" CASE
,Kiev, Russia,? Qct, "24c Witnesses
inthe. "ritual mudrer" trial today
were'expected'ta establish the jnptive
for the .murder of-he Cliristian boy
Andrew Yusbinsky.'and furnish the
finals link of suspicion connecting
Vera Cheberyak withtthe;"murder, of
which Mendel Beills, the J6w, stands
accused. .' - o- .'
" A'. JSU1CIDE' CENTURY" ,
Vienna, Opt 24J--Thei first, few
years of thetwentieth century, indi
cate thayi-wlll Attain the doubtful
fame, of 'the "suicidecentury,"' ac
cording to .Moritz. Wertmannr Sec'y.
of Voluntary Rescue Society, wha de
clared, that statistics from all parts
of the world showed an appalling in
crease' of suicides and. suicidal at
tempts." T .. , ;,. , ., v ,.
Calumet, Mich. More than 200 ar
rests made throughout copper coun
try today of striking miners charged
with contempt of court and violation,
of supreme court injunction against
picketing. Th.ose arrested were im
prisoned in county jail at Houghton
New Orleans, La According ,to
GenlCarnac, late military adviser to
Pres. Madero, fourteen "men .have,
taken oath to slay Pres. Huerta.
Washington. Secretary of State
Bryan declared, he received direct as
surances from Pres. Huerta that .he
w6uld not accept election 'as presi
dent of. Mexico. . ,
Champaign, III Frank 'Pathy
bridge, ex-captain Wendell Phillips
football team; Chicago, believed ,dy
ing from concussion of brain from
kick in.,fOQtball game.
, Washington. Pres. Wilson, -will
not accept,plan for central bank-pro-Rosed
by National City Bank of New'
Nqw Orleans, La-rMississjppi Val
ley Medical Ass'n wall ask. .amend
ment to J. ederal white slava law so
that it will apply to commercialized
vice only., . ,
- Springfield, MoPeter Lucas shot
and instantly-killed Will Preston-TAct-d
in self-defense in quarreL.
Dawson, N. M. Two mine res
cuers who braved death constantly
auringlastv24 hours, to save men Im
prisoned by, Wednesday's explosion,
killed by gases.
Milwaukee, Wis. Harry Dorow,
gas pipe murderer of Mrs. Emily WD1,
Dubjin. MrsLucille Rand, Amer
ican woman,' arrested, accused of
helping children of Dublin labor strik
ers out of Ireland, set at liberty await
ing police court iriaL , w
.Sacramento, Cal. Jury disagreed
in trial of Jack Dromgoole, former
Chicago prizefighter, charged with
murdering Cherry de St. Maurice,
resort,keeper. . . . . , .
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