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NEWS OF THE DAT CONCERNING CHICAGO
22d Ward Women's Democratic or
ganization will meet at 542 W. North
av., Tuesday evening, Feb. 17, in the
interest of Aid. John H. Bauler.
Private car wrecked at Dearborn
street passenger station. Steam
heating plant blew to pieces. No one
Pennsylvania terminal plan to go
before c'ouncil tomorrow. Claimed
that roads would make a profit of
$30,000,000 out of real estate re
stored through widening process.
Guido Diero, vaudeville performer,
wanted by sheriff of Spokane, Wash.,
for alleged assault, permitted to finish
act at Palace Theater before being
taken to jail.
Mrs. Mary A. Hoffman, 93, resi
dent in Illinois since 1850, died at
220-page inventory of Deering
512,000,000 estate filed in Probate
Dr. Edwin Herbert Lewis will speak.
on "Atheism and Democracy" at
Weutrick's Hall, Ogden av. and Cen
tral Park, Wednesday, 8 p. m.
Mrs. Ella Flagg Young, superin
tendent of schools, may testify in
school site investigation.
Four masked men raided alleged
opium den, 2134 S. Michigan av. Tied
keeper and inmate. Got $700.
Nels Goldsmith, 2833 Wentworth
av., and Manny Schralberg, 1921
Taylor st., arrested. Alleged. to have
received stolen property valued at
Black pup crawled between build
ings, 110S and 1110 Argyle av. Took
fire engine Company No. 83 two
hours to free it
Henry Martini surrendered as sus
pect in stfooting affray. Released on
William C. Ellis, wealthy Cincinnati
manufacturer, to be tried &r murder
of wife Thursday.
Stanley Farnum grabbed another
man's trousers. Brass knuckles found
in pocket. Excuse wouldn't go. Fined, ;
Mrs. Mary B. Garvey wants divorce
from Benjamin S. Garvey, auditor
Chicago Telephone Co. Claims hubby
is trying to drive her crazy.
Earnest Halversen, 951 N. Craw
fordav., and George Prank, 1442' W.
Monroe St., sent to reformatory for
assaulting John C. Neely,- Jr, B&th
found to have broken parole.
John R. Ryan, 843 Wells st., fined
$100 and costs for driving auto while
Thomas McMahon, 6533 Woodlawn
av., convicted of passing worthless
-Ottoman Zar Hanish, Mazdaznan
high priest, convicted of sending im
proper matter by express, has filed
an appeal in U. S. courts.
Three Gary men on hike from Chi
cago to 'Frisco. Expect to get there
Judge Landis wants to know why
meat burglary cases are turned over
to Federal Court. Can't understand
why government should chaperon
meat more closely than other articles.
Gaby Deslys' suit against Gertrude
Fred Lehman, former Chicago at
torney, disbarred by Illinois Supreme
Court. Alleged to have collected
money for a client and failed to turn
Clarence Oppenheimer, 115 S.
Dearborn st., fined for driving auto
through crowd boarding street car.
Harry Cohen, 11, 1315 W. 14th st.,
struck by truck. Badly injured.
Bond given by Louis Miller, 9038
The Strand, ordered forfeited. Fail
ed to appear in court. Was charged
with pandering by Miss Theresa
TRAINS HIT FIFTY HURT
Springfield, Mo., Feb. -17. Fifty
persons were injured, some of them
seriously and four probably fatally
when west-bound" 'Frisco passenger
train No. 8 sideswiped east-bound No.
104 at Nichols Junction about midnight
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