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ing. Feb. l'l. at Occidental Hall, Sac
ramento blvd. and Madison st.
Mayor Harrison improved, but ad
vised not to leave for Florida until
Samuel A. Neff, 744 43d st., arrest
ed. Alleged to have sold false evi
dence for divorce suit to M. Bruce
Anderson, 1151 E. 55th st. Neff de
Frank L. King, 3415 Forest av., ar
rested on complaint of Mrs. V. B
Schafer, Saratoga Hotel. King al
leged to have attacked woman in
Frank Cosmer, alleged purse
snatcher, identified by several wo
men as man who grabbed purses in
Thomas Maloney, Austin, crushed
to death by elevator at Fisk Rubber
Co., 1440 S. Michigan av.
Open verdict returned in murders
of Antonio Puccia and Rosario Dis
penza, Italian bankers. Police unable
to identify murderers..
Joseph Mostecko, 1114 14th st.,
held by police until rumor he is want
ed for murder in New York is verified.
A mass meeting will be held by
Democratic Party of 22d Ward at
542 W. North av., Friday evening,
Feb. 13. Aid. John H. Bauler wijl be
Frank 3. Winslow, Evanston, alleg
ed promoter, indicted for using mails
to defraud." .
Public utility.' companies have
agreed to co-operate in scheme for
underground' improvement's, accord
ing to announcement made by Aid.
Wm. J. Healy. ...
Royalties belonging to William
Anthony McGuire, playwright, at
tached by Harry G. Makris, 953 Bel
mont av., to recover loan of $15.
Mansfield Schonberg, 1515 Larra
bee st., bitten by bulldog.
The Human Rights Party of Cook
County will meet at Sherman Hotel
Saturday, Feb. 14, 2 p. m.
Joseph Germiener, 1602 E. 55th St.,
rushed into central station and said
wife was with another ma nat Grant
Hotel. Woman claims it was plot on
hubby's part to fight divorce bill.
Prohobition women will hold rally
in German room, Grand Pacific
Hotel, Saturday afternoon at 3 p. m.
John C. Neely, 40, 4929 Greenwood
av., shot by highwaymen. Condition
serious. Ernest Halvorsen, 951
Crawford av., held as suspect.
Mrs. Frederick J. Hammore, 555 W.
35th st., arrested. Alleged to have
obtained $200 by fraud. Mrs. Car
rie J. Haw, 2958 Wallace St., com
plainant. Grace Reformed Church, 2700
Jackson blvd., damaged by fire. Loss
Mayor has ordered Bristol Cafe in
quiry. Will investigate fraudulent
signatures on saloon petition.
Body of man found on S. Halsted
st. identified as A. Benson, 50, 3374
N. Clark st.
Dr. Isaac Walter Hodgens, alleged
"King" of Chicago quacks, up for trial
Mrs. John Holstatt Miller taken to
Gary Hospital. Next day husband
was convicted of beating wife. Claims
he was not guilty of charge. Brood
ed over false arrest. Died of grief.
Women demand better conditions
in county jail: Pres. McCormick
plead no funds. Told to cut salaries
and fees of office holders and improve
Mrs. Hattie Morgan, 7330 S. Aber
deen st., died from blood poisoning.
Coroner to hold inquest.
- Family routed by fire at 4988 Win
throp av. Loss $2,200.
Miss Rose McLennan, 17, 516 W.
58th St., reported missing.
"You followed my prescription, of
"Indeed, I did not, doctor," retorted
the sidk man, "or I should have
broken my neck."
"Broken your neck! exclaimed
the doctor in amazement.
"Yes," said the other, "for I threw
your prescription out of the window,"