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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
William Meilke, 42, former baseball
pitcher, quarreled with waiters at res
taurant, 1341 W. Madison st. Hurled
bag through window. Arrested.
William H. Mayes, 4939 Indiana
av., received mysterious 'phone call.
.Told missing 17-year-old daughter is
safe and satisfied.
Paul Nitz22, and wife, Nora, 23,
2423 W. 46th st., quarreled. Found
in gas-filled room Saturday. Woman
died Sunday. Husband today.
Charles Bezol 45. 2520 N. Lawn
dale av., asphyxiated.
Lake front bill dropped at Wash
ington. Mayor and corporation coun
sel didnot approve of I: C. grab of
lake shore front.
Crossed wires caused $500 blaze at
120 N. State st.
Miss Marion Williams struck by
express wagon crossing State st. Bad
Forty driven into rain when light
ning struck Victoria Hotel, Chicago
John Larson, 2624 Attrill st., found
dead in room. Gas.
Street car crashed into wagon at
Kockwell and 22d sts. Edward Dil
lon, 2536 West End-av., driver, hurl
ed to pavement. Hospital.
Safeblowers raided Farr Bros.,
contractors. Did $500 damage to get
John Gladis, 1911 S. ; Lincoln st.,
exonerated in auto killing Auto
struck Anthony Kewalia, 11, 4528
John Cleben, motorcyclist, 4521
Ashland av., crashed into auto. Sev
Miss Selma Johnson, 243 N. Lawn
dale av., hit by auto truck. Badly
"Magda, the Unfaithful Wife,"
again in trouble. Henry W. Savage,
theatrical manager, obtained injunc
tion against production on ground
that it duplicates "Madame X.'"
Mrs. Rosa Fay, 55, dropped dead
on street. Heart disease.
George Williams, 231S S. LaSalle
st., caught while oiling elevator, 40 N,
Fifth av. Arm mangled.
Miss Ruby Bishop, 17, 532 N. Dear
born st., dead. Swallowed strychnine
William Brzezinski, 20, shot wife irr
hip. Arrested. Told Judge Scully he
wanted to die. Given gun. Changed
Omar C. Harris, 27 W. Washington
st., fined $50 and costs for operating
an employment agency without a
Harvester trust filed $10,281,000
schedule. Schedules of members of
McCormick family aggregate $3,670,
Cafe Bristol, 6319 S. Halsted st.,
flooded by back water of sewer. $2,
000 damage done to supply rooms.
Ten-foot length of steel pipe crash
ed from tenth floor of Chicago Opera
House. Broke trolley wire. No one
hit Several hurt in panic which fol
lowed. County to give free divorce advice.
P. J. J. McCarthy, head of bureau of
marriage and divorce, told 18-year-old
wife how to "can" husband.
Harry A. Wheeler, vice president of
Union Trust -Co., may refuse federal
John Crasnoff shot at Dominfa
Baysarra and wife, then suicided.
Dominia slightly wounded.
Antone Hestor, 452 W. 2t6h st
Mrs. Leonora Z. Medor appointed
commissioner of public welfare and
Montague Ferry commissioner of
Aireged $4,000 suitcase robbery
found to consist of $50 worth of
clothing. William H. Groat fined $1
and 60 days for taking stuff.
Othelia Myhrman alleged to have
obtained control of Swedish National
Ass'n. Members claim woman is
using organization for own benefit.
Chicago plan commission would
convert Canal st. into imposing thor-