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DOINGS OF THE WORLD BOILED DOWN
Louisville, Ala,. More than 1,000
bales of cotton destroyed in fire in
business section. Loss $100,000.
Gulfport, Miss. Mayor and city
council declared next Thursday pub
lic holiday. Game between Detroit
Tigers and New Orleans Pelicans.
-San Francisco. Maury I. Diggs,
convicted with F. Drew Caminetti last
summer -of violating Mann white
slave law, pleaded not guilty to
charge of attacking Ida Pearring, 17,
at local hotel on- New Year's Eve.
Fenton, Mich. "Uncle ' Daniel"
O'Connell, 109, oldest Elk in world,
Antigo, Wis. Mrs. Mary Webley,
58, soldier's widow, fearing she would
lose home and be forced to go to
Soldiers' Home, swallowed ether and
slashed her throat Will recover.
Springfield, III. After enjoying 4
years liberty under all the technicali
ties his lawyers could employ, Harvey
A. Six, ex-raal estate dealer, convict
ed of burning Aldlne" Hotel in Peoria
March 10, 1910, taken-to Joliet.
Buffalo, N. Y. George T. Consi-
dine, 27, Williamsport, Pa., who de
serted 3 years ago from 27th Infant
try, then at Fort Sheridan, surren
dered. Tired of being hunted.
Washington. Jacob H. Schiff,
New York banker, presented to lib
rary of Congress 400 volumes touch
ing every field of Jewish thought and
New York. More than 300 bath
ers went into the ocean at Coney
. Island yesterday.
Oak Greek, Col. A. H. House and
A. D. Perkins, strikebreakers employ
, ed at Oak Creek mines, arrested,
charged with killing one striker and
seriously wounding a second.
' Washington. Church choir went
on strike when pastor rebuker them
New York. 105 unemployed were
guests at supper of pastor of Church
ofjihe Messiah and were invited to
sleep in parish house,
New York. Thousands saw hobc,
brave death in Bronx river to save'
Frank Longo, who went through ice
After rescue hobo fled.
Berlin. Failure to report to stree:
car conductors instead of waiting t(
be asked for fare is now misdemean
or in Berlin. Offenders arrested.
.. Paris. "Confiding past ex'peri-.
ences and laughing over them," pur
pose of woman's "club of the, disen
cumbered." Only divorcees admitted
Springfield, III. 11 movie opera
tors, headed by Wm. Canavan, Sti
Louis organizer, arrested, charged"'
with conspiracy to boycott niovine
picture houses not employing uirioc
SPEECH NOT NEEDED
"Well, my little manr what do you
expect to be when you grow up?"
"You mean 'an actor.' You must
learn to speak correctly if you ex
pect to become one."
No, I don't. I:ni gbing to be a