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WHAT HAPPENED IN CHICAGO
Joseph Sperl, shot after hold-up at
Halsted and Kenzie sts., fled from
County Hospital. Barefooted and
clad inunderwear only. Recaptured.
Miss Stella Gregory, -348 Cass st.,
severely burned. Gas heater exploded.
May compromise on terminal. New
plans for depot may go to council
A. Buggeman, 27, 3367 N. Marsh
field av., conductor Clybourne av.
car., attacked by 2 men. Assailants
pursued by detective. Escaped.
Wm. Geehart, 8, 726 W. Van Buren
st.-, struck by auto. Condition se
rious. Walter Ross, 3222 W. Jack
son blvd., driver.-
James Sullivan and Thos. Mc
Laughlin arrested. Broke window of
shoe store, 6 N. Clark st.
Anthony Geltile, policeman, struck
by motor cycle of Otto Wiley, 10320
Av. G., rider, fractured shoulder
Abraham Lentz, 1400 S. Ashland
av., arrested. Charged with passing
Anton Moravek, 2051 W. 25th st.,
attempted suicide. Carbolic acid.
Ten-minute prize contest talks on
single tax to be held before Single
Tax Club, at Schiller Hall, next Fri
day at 8 o'clock. Third and fourth
year high school students eligible.
Prizes $5, $3 and $2.
John A. Lorimer's cigar store, 319
E. 55th st, entered. $60 and quan
tity of cigars taken.
Christmas dinners to be provided
for horses whose owners are poor by
Chicago Anti-Cruelty Society.
"More men fall into sin at 40 than
at 20," declared Rev. Wm. Rader of
O. J- Bordner, brakeman, Mont
pelier, O., killed in Wabash wreck.
Switch engine struck caboose.
H. P. Engel, 3047 N. Spaulding av.,
and John Tweder, 1759 Erie st., ar
rested. Tried to rob Annie Shaffnit,
1150 Madison st.
Jail for speeders advocated by Cor
oner Hoffman. Says "fine is nothing
to reckless driver."
Smoke at Saratoga Hotel alarmed
200 guests. Damage $200.
Store of Chas. A. Wennerstrand,
6642 Yale av., entered. Safeblowers.
James Scheppert, 83, and son,
James, Jr., Grand Rapids, Mich., dis
appeared while passing through city.
"Hello" girls to give way to ma
chine. Nickel In the slot device be
ing installed in Chicago hotels.
Harry Kanter, 1240 Washburn av.,
attempted suiqide. Gas. May re
cover. Thomas Scheer, 1945 Fremont av.,
shot near home. Dead, Mystery.
Post mortem examination of Wm.
W. Kennett objected to. Relatives
don't want body cut.
Benjamin Bird, druggist, 4606 Ra
cine .av., trapped with Miss Pearl
Murae, 19. Held on charges pre
ferred by wife.
Joseph Spell, alleged highwayman,
shot in foot fleeing from pdlice. Said
to have robbed Chas. George, 513 N.
John Kostieny, 18, and wife, Emily,
15, freed by jury. Had abandoned
twins in hallway. Twins died.
John Carroll, 5844 Indiana av., suf
fering from bullet wounds, identified
as holdup man.
John Jilson, advertising man
Cohan's Opera House, stabbed by
strangers. Will recover.
Dominik Gentile, 1037 Newberry
av., shot by sister-in-law. Interfered
in domsetic quarrel. Mrs. Vreaproso
35 taken at S. Chicago raids. Po
lice led by woman.
Walter Phalen, Peterborough, Can
ada, created disturbance on Grand
Trunk train. Demented.
Butcher shop of John Mondry, 1531
W. Chicago ay., robbed for sixth time.
Anthony Kraneski, 1468 W. Huron