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WHAT HAPPENED OUTSIDE CHICAGO
Winnipeg, Man. Alex. Black, pio
neer millionaire lumberman, dead.
Washington. Dudley Field Ma
lone, third assistant sec'y of state,
appointed collector of port of New
Detroit. Jamei Nooman, 17, Nia
gara Falls, Ont., held on charge of
attempting to hold up Sam Lee,
proprietor Chinese restaurant, ad
mitted he recently escaped from
Brantford, Ont., reformatory.
New York. District Atty. Whit
man has collected so much evidence
relative to highway graft charges
brought by Hennessy against Tam
many that he will probably abandon
John Doe proceedings and further
testimony will be given to grand jury.
Vienna. Fresh rumors of the in
curableness of czarevitch's ailment
have renewed speculation on Russian
St. Louis. Dan Fischell, ex-press
agent for Barnum & Bailey, and one
of best-known theatrical men in U.
Toronto, Ont. Believed James
Carruthers, largest Canadian freigher
on Great Lakes, has gone down in
stpfm with crew of 25 men.
Port Huron, Mich. 18 bodies from
freighter McGean picked up on 'Cana
Washington Inter-state ,com
merce ordered investigation of pos
sible combination of Louisville &
Nashville, the Nashville, Chattanooga
& St. Louis and other railroads.
' New York. 12 leaders of recent
strike pf chauffeurs driving U. S.
mail trucks indicted by federal grand
jury on chal-ges of conspiracy to ob
Oporto, Portugal. John Clasel,
California, and 10 other sailors
drowned when Italian steamship Elvo
struck rock and sank.
Rochester, N. Y. Mrs. Amelia
Sears, Akron, 0., gave birth to child
on. New York Central train between
Rochester and Buffalo.
Caldwell, O. One man dead, eight
entombed result of gas explosion in
Belle Valley mine.
Cairo, III. Gov. Dunne making in
spection of big levees being built
here. State appropriated $250,000 for
Dublin T. P. Gill of the Irish
Agricultural Department sailed for
America to try to persuade U. S. gov
ernment to lift embargo on Irish po
tato. Madison, Wis. Miss Veda Group,
graduate student of university, drank
carbolic acid. Believed accidental.
Washington. Sen. Lewis gave out
statement regarding alleged letter he
wrote to Editor Pindell, Peoria, about
appointment as ambassador to Rus
sia. Says it was "work of former
Fort Williams, Ont. Steam barge
Butters and crew of 20 missing.
Racine, Wis. Frank Carson, ne
gro, stealing ride on Northwestern
road, thrown from train. Lit on head.
Not seriously injured.
Springfield Jo?, England dragged
under drum weighing 10 tons at
Springfield Boiler Works plant
Racine, Wis. -Adam Brown, pro
prietor notorious river saloon known
as Du Hinkey, arrested for selling
liquor to minors. Place raided by
sheriff. Three drunken factory girls
arrested, male escorts let go.
Kincaid, III. Chas. Lee, 42, kicked
in stomach by horse 10 days ago.
Chaseburg, Wis. Otto Schroeder
and family escaped death by leap
ing from second story of burning
New York. Two Pilsners, Samuel
and David, were tried on grand lar
ceny charges in Brooklyn court Beer
and Goldstein opposing counsels.
Judge Moore presided.
New York. Jas. T. Murray, actor
appearing in sketch "Too Much Mar-