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ON STRIKE PROBE
co.bra started to swallow its opponent
the colonel seized the victim, evident
ly in the interest of fair play, and
lifted it up.
GIRL TAKES MERCURY PYING
LOVE AFFAIR BLAMED
A pretty young woman, who reg
istered at the Avenue Hotel, Evans
ton, as "Mrs. M. F. Flint. Moline. 111.,"
but who afterward, according to hos
pital attendants, said her name was
Kelke, swallowed the contents of a
small bottle believed to have con
tained bichloride of mercury while
' Sergeant Johnson was waiting to
serve her with a peace warrant yes
terday. She is dying at the Evanston
vine peace warrant was sworn out
on complaint of E. J. Hiedy, an auto
mobile demonstrator, who lives in the
hotel. Riedy, according to the po
lice, declared the woman threatened
to kill him.
, The police say they learned ,that
the woman's parents live in Moline,
that she has been divorced and that
she went to Chicago and from Chi
cago to Evanston when Riedy came
to Evanston. Riedy is not married
and the police believe a love affair is
at the bottom of the mystery.
Mrs. Tightwad (visiting at the
preacher's home) What beautiful
buttons you are sewing on your hus
band's coat! Do you know, my hus
band once had some just like them ?
The Preacher's Wife Yes, we
found them each Sunday in the col
The new vicar was making pastoral
calls in his parish, and stopped to
converse with a s.mall boy at the gar
den gate. "And where does your fath
er go on Sundays, my little man?"
"Well, on fine Sundays" he goes golf
ing, and on wet Sundays he turns us
all out to. church so he can have a bit
qtpeace in the house."
Courtney W. HamJin
Representative Courtney W. Ham
lin was born in Springfield, Mo. He
is a lawyer and a Democrat. He was
a member or. the 58th. congress and
served from the 60th to the 62d also.
Representative- S. M. Taylor of Ar
kansas is a Democrat; born in Mis
sissippi in 1842; and is a lawyer.