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"GUARDS" BEING HIRED BY THE
Guards and special police or
whatever you want to call 'em are
being hired by the brick manufactur
ers. Solicitors from the Thiel agency
and from Hunt, Shippy: Dorman,
and other strikebreaking firms were
in the office of William Schlake, pres
ident of the Illinois Brick Co., and
leader of the manufacturers in "set
tling" the strike.
"Two hundred and fifty guards are
wanted," was the word that passed
around among strikebreaking agen
cies. Firms that supply gunmen
squads on notice, sent their solicitors
to Schlake to bid on the business.
No strikebreakers are wanted yet.
Only "guards." This was what
Schlake explained to two of the
This means that the immediate
battle will be only for the purpose
of moving brick. No manufacturing
will be attempted until a . .test of
strength has been had on fcauling
brick from the yards to whereiiuild
ings are going up. .
The teamsters are , strong for
Frank Kasten and the 2,800 brick
makers who are resisting" the low
wage of the brick trust. If the bricks
are hauled, it will not be union, team
sters doing it,
'TWENTY-SIX MINERS FACE
FIRST DEGREE MURDER
Canon City, Col., May 28. Coal
miners and sympathizers numbering
105 are under indictment by the Fre
mont county grand jury today on
charges growing out of an attack by
strikers on the Chandler coal mine
April 25, when one mine guard was
killed and twenty-six are charged
with first degree murder. Twelve are
v QUEVEDO TURNS BANDIT
ci raso, i ex., may o. teiusai or
Huerta government to furnish funds
for maintenance of gueralla cam
paign m Chihuahua and Rodrigo was
recently inugurated by Manual Que
vedo, Jose Orozco and group of form
er federal and rebel officers and sol
diers has caused announcement by
Quevedo that'in future they will fight
for their own personal gain. This
amounts to an announcement that he
has turned bandit and is in the field
for all he can get out of it.
By Jim Manee .
A nice, cold swig of beer's all right;
A flash of malt will pass.
A nip of ale just hits the spot;
Some cherry wine is class.
Some folks may feel about that way,
And call them fine as silk.
But when the weather's hot as fire,
Me for some buttermilk.
P. S. "Four buttermilks what
will you have, boys?"
.GAMES FOR TODAY '
St. Louis at Chicago.
Philadelphia at Pittsburgh.
Chiqago'at New York.
St Louis at Philadelphia.
Detroit at Washington.
Cleveland at Boston.
Brooklyn at Buffalo.
Pittsburgh at Baltimore.
The Infant Welfare Society of Chi
cago has any number of free milk
stations where poor mothers may
get fresh, pure milk, and where they
are taught how to care for their
babies. This plan can be followed in
every city where the question of pure
milk is an issue during the summer
Unsettled but generally fair Weath
er on Thursday and Friday; warmer
Friday; gentle, east to southeast
winds Thursday, becoming fresh,