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KELLY AND-PART OF HIS "ARMY'
ARRESTED IN SACRAMENTO
. Sacramento, Cal., March 10. Act
ing on the statement of Sheriff Ahorn
that the peace officers could not con
trol the situation, after they had torn
down the tents of the "army of the
I unemployed and demolished the
army's camp, Dis't Att'y Wachorst
formally requested Gov. Johnson to
call out the troops. It is not known
whether the governor will comply.
At noon yesterday "General" Chas.
Kelly, W. Thome, "Roughneck"
Teasdale and 17 other leaders were
arrested on warrants charging misde
meanor and were lodged in jail. After
arresting twenty men, the peace offi
cers compelled Teasdale, Thorne and
Kelly to walk to the police station
and sent the others there in an auto
As the leaders were being led away
they displayed union cards and called
on the crowds of spectators nearby
to help them out, but the spectators
cheered the arresting officers.
The first trouble following the ar
rest of the leaders came when a po
liceman attempted to take an Amer
ican flag from one of the members of
the "army." The men surrounded
the officer and clubs were used freely
by the bluecoat and his. companions
before he was rescued. The fire de
partment was called out and it was
announced that an attempt would be
made to disperse the "army" by dous
Bernard J. Mahohey, assistant
state's attorney, charged with mark
ing ballots, demands retrial.
Oliver Stapleton, LaGrange, struck
by elevator weight, while working on
William Kehoe shot aiding police in
pistol battle with hold-up men. Clem
Chester, 146 N. Hermitage av., and
Idas. Brenner, 901 S. Hermitage, -arrested.
, There are women in Norway who
act as steamship captains.
life made miserable for
A delegation of housemaids called
on the County Board and made life
momentarily miserable for those fol
lowers of' A. A. McCormick who have
refused to give raises to the poorly
paid employes while giving fat in
creases to the high-salaried county
With their appearance yesterday
the old feud between McCormick and
his bunch and the Democrats flamed
up and for a few minutes it Avas a
regular old-time County Board meet
ing. . -i5$
Commissioner Frank Ragen made
an open denunciation of Commis
sioner Ellsworth M. Board and an
nounced that he would at least take
up the housemaids' fight at next
Monday's meeting of the board.
WOMAN WHO PREDICTED HER
DEATH IS DEAD
Grand Junction, Col., March 10.
Mrs. Clara B. Carter died yesterday,
two weeks to the hour after the date
she has predicted her death. A post
mortem examination will be made to
determine cause although physicians
attribute it to starvation, a condition
the woman brought on herself.
She spent her last hours making
paper flowers to be used in decorating
her coffin. She had her grave dug
and cemented and picked out the
gravestone to be placed at her grave.
Less than two months ago, Mrs.
Carter was successfully operated up
on for appendicitis, but although her
health improved, she became obsess
ed with the idea that .she was going
to die and could not be reasoned out
of that belief.
PERSON DEFENSE LEAGUE MEET
A mass meeting will be held by
the Carl Person Defense League
Thursday evening at Ziete's Hall,
48th avenue and Superior street
Frank Comerford, attorney for Per
son; L. P. Straube, and State's Repre
sentative C. M. Madsen will speak.