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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, April 24, 1914, NOON EDITION, Image 31',
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INTERESTING LOCAL NEWS ITEMS
Approptiation cut Jay finance, com
mittee of school, board. Amount for
new buildings' reduped, from $4",700,
000 to $700,000. Condemnation pro
cess for sites aggregating $1,000,000
k may be dropped. - '
Att'y Roy O. Gilbert -disbarred by
Illinois Supreme Upurt. Accepted
fees for lending money on Iriiproper
Memories of women Jn' Oak Park
.fire quiz popr. State .fire marshal to
drop charges against women said to
be implicated in burning of negro's
Ninety" per cent ojf safety measures
due to suggestions from workers ac
cording to C.,W- Price ofyisconsin
W. J. Anton,, salesman. Durand &
Co., Newark, hited porter" at. Congress
Hotel. Porter gone, also suitcase
containing $50,0001n jewels.
Funkhouser exhibited 2,000 feet of
uncensored movie" films. Horrors of
war, gambling dope, and execution at
Joliet shown, to" member, of Electric
Blaze at Hochschlld-Ketler Drug
Company, 178 W, Bandolph st, rout
ed guests at Briggs House. Three
employes' of drug company hurt
when ceiling fell.
Patient with hurt. hand, called; on
Dr. Harry Edward ""Walsh, 5058
Wehtworth av. Presented ..pistol.
Doctor lost $20 and Jewelry-valued at
. $940. -
T. H. Donoghue, Democratic can-
didate 28th Ward, Jlo contest Mal
com J. Dempsey's election. Women's
.vote ground for action,
?A(fredW. Millard, 4E. Ontario st.,
found aying in nauway ot rooming
"house Died on way to hospital.
Twenty b'oys, headed by Peter .Me-;'
Gulre, 13, 4905 S. "Dearborn St.,
charged, with taking coal from C JR.
I. & P. Railroad. . ' .
Motion for new trial for John F.
Jelke and eight associates convicted
of oleo frauds' will be heard today.
John Haag married Alice Reed.
Parents objected and locked up bride.
Hubby appealed to court. Parents
must produce bride. s '
s Rev. F. E, Bennett will address.the
Christian Socialist Fellowship, Sun
day, April 26, room 811, Masonic
Temple, 2:30 p.m. Subject: "Twice
D'ead." . .' '
Dr. James E. Nyman, Oak Park, ar
rested for disobeying traflic, rules.
Auto nearly struck crippled yoman,.
Fred I. Nelson and brother, Thos.
K., 5434 Indiana av., charged with
embezzling. $4,000 from P. J." O'Con-
1 nor, 233 Huron st-Heleasedpn bonds.
Case against Steven L. Home, 362
E. 62d st, dismissed. Was, charged
with obtaining money under false
John t Flack bad wife in court.
Wanted her to support him. Blames
suffrage act for inability to get work.
Told to enlist. .
Daniel j Dougherty, Evanston,
struck by auto belonging to T. C.
Berklan, 1806 W. 23d st. Will re
cover. Case against Ralph Neiss, owner of
Imperial Hotel, dismissed. Was charg
ed -with living with. Mrs. VInetta
Klennock as mari and wife. Mrs.
Neiss failed- to prosecute.'
Peter Chin'nois, waiter S. Chicago
restaurant, held under $1,000 bond.
Threatened customers with revolver
and bit off finger of John- W. Ken
ner when Te interfered.
Peter Van Vlissingen.-foTger; Dan
iel Driscoll, slayer of James Walsh,
and Beatrice Conway, accomplice in
murder of Sophie Singer, Tiave ap-r
plied for pardons.
Miss Mary McBr'de has filed will
in Probate Court. Property goes to
U. ST government
Assessors asked to place valuation
on $,5,000 Mexican plantation stock.
F. W. Watkins, owner, jclaima rebels
have burned buildings ca plantation