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INTERESTING LOCAL NEWS ITEMS
Arthur Farge, 52, 415 E. 33d st.,
shot self while wife was giving recep
Bodies of merikille.d on trestle near
Des Plaines identified as John and
Otto Hanson, 52, twins, Chicago, and
Andrew Hanson, 55, Elmwood.
Home of Benjamin Siegel, 3131
Douglas blvd., entered by five masked
men. Siegel and party of four men
who were playing cards robbed of
Chicago Medical Society has enter
ed ring in anti-car smoking cam
paign. Would defeat aldermen for
re-election who oppose ordinance.
Harry E. Van Kueren, 639 E. 62d
st., brother-in-law of Mrs. Louise Van
Kueren, just acquitted for murder of
husband, placed under peace bond.
Mrs. Mary Boyd, policewoman, ar
rested six at point of gun. Four men
attacked girls and escorts on street
car. Edward Rogers, George Walker,
Albert Berndt, James Day, Lillian
Eggerbrecht and Alice Willard held.
Fire attacked 400 N. Clark st. Ten
ants thought fire alarm bluff. Driven
from building by police. Several fire
men overcome by smoke.
George Gerhart, 10, 516 N. Eliza
beth st., played with dynamite cap.
Exploded. Thumb and first finger of
lef,t hand blown off.
Women's campaign meeting will be
held by the 18th Ward Socialists at
Church Hall, Monroe and Paulina
sts., March 17, 8 p. m.
John Hau, 75, and Charles Rush,
50, overcome by gas at 3116 Clybourn
.av. Revived. Pulmotor.
Salvatore Villani, 5479 Dorchester
av., arrested. Tried to rob Detec
tive Hans of Desplaines street sta
tion. Lawrence Kaapp, Abernethy, Tex.,
met stranger, taken to hotel. Rob
bed of $150 and ring.
James Morgan, Samuel Colomba
and Louis Sprague, 839 W. Adams st.,
held as Hartman robbery suspects, j
Michael King, 35, 2843 Wallace st.,
found dead in bed. Heart disease.
Peter R. Brown, who was arrested
in Detroit for desertion, may face big
amy pharge. Found to have another
Hook apd ladder truck No. 19 and
Chicago av. car collided. Truck bad
Unoccupied brick and cement
house, 2439 Station St., .collapsed.
Building department to investigate.
William J. Shaw, 3719 N. Robey
av., claims to have been kicked and
beaten -by James Carney, policeman,
at the East Chicago av. station. Shaw"
was taken in gambling raid. -Gleason
Richard Burke, totally blind,944 W.
37th pl and James Maroney, 9139 W.
55th st., attacked' by 5 armed thugs.
Beaten and robbed of $5 and watch.
.Mrs. Louisa R. Lindloff, convicted
of murder of son, died from cancer.
Was awaiting appeal in State Su
James Cooper fell from platform of
"h" structure at S. LaSalle and Van
Buren sts. Electrocuted.
Mrs. E. I. Randolph trying to iden
tify mysterious "J. R.R' Thinks he
may be s,on.
William and John Nightingale cut
by Fred Redcliff, 26, 116 W. Grand
st. Redcliff locked up charged" with
Dr. Abraham Litvin, 832 Milwaukee
av., robbed by would-be patient Visi
tor, asked to wait, walked off -with
pearl necklace and 3 rings.
Dearborn .Hotel, Dearborn and
Ohio sts., raided. 6 women and 4 men
' Two youthful highwaymen robbed
Morden's lunchroom, 352 E. 26th st.
Lifesavers back at Evanston and S.
John Mellds, 1828 Washington
blvd., robbed by 2 men. Lost $ 18.
James Polmo, 100 S. Halsted st
kicked' by mule. Dead.