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Cleveland. Body of middle-aged
man taken from Lake Erie. Knife
wounds and bruises.
Indianapolis. Samuel C. Hurley,
32, formerly Danville, 111., will prob
ably die as result accidental discharge
New York. Patrolman Joseph
Nettleton handed in $10.45 he won
"shooting craps" while hunting evi
dence on gambling.
New York. Mrs. Gustav H. Ebert
declares husband has come home
with a jag 6,105 times in the 17 years
they have been married. Wants di
vorce. Bridgeport, Conn. 4 killed and 50
injured in collision on Connecticut
Express trolley line.
Washington. Wm. F. McCombs,
Democratic national chairman, ad
vised Pres. Wilson to keep hands off
New York and Illinois political situa
tion. Washington. Jail sentences for
railroad directors who permit pur
chase of stock or property in another
company without approval of inter
state commerce commission provided
in bill introduced, by Sen. Norris.
New York. Henry H. Rogers,
Standard Oil financier, who died in
1909, left estate valued at, $49,009,
099. 4 children principal benefic
iaries. Bemidji, Minn. Unidentified young
man carrying notebook with name
Thomas Dale killed by lightning.
Akron, 6. 2 boys fatally injured, 2
seriously hurt and 2 houses wrecked
by dynamite explosion.
Washington. Senate agreed to
minor house amendment to Works
bill enacting additional federal judge
ship in Southern California.
Galesburg, III. Supervisor M. J.
Rutledge dead and several others se
riously ill. Ate ice cream at social.
London. 26,000 funerals attended
by late J. C. Wilks during 60 years he
served as Gravesendyrcemetery sup't.
New York. John J. Murphy, 44, 1
Columbus, O., suicided on steamer
Advance, which arrived here today
Springfield, III. Dr. Chas. E. Ga
ble, Chicago, bacteriologist of state
food commission, ordered discharged
by civil service commission.
New York. Agents interstate com
merce commission investigating
books of Rock Island Railroad.
London. Suffraget threw herself
on steps of Buckingham Palace and
screamed "Votesf or women." Ar
rested. NEW SENSATIONS PROMISED IN
By William Philip Simms.
Paris, July 23. Still playing upon
the strings of political discord, the
fourth session of the trial of Mme.
Joseph Caillaux for the murder of
'Gaston Calmette opened today with
reports of an impending sensation.
Despite the statement of Prosecutor
Herbaux yesterday that documents
reflecting on the honor of Caillaux
do not exist, reports were circulated
today that an employe of Le Figaro
would appear at the trial and read
a document charging that the former
prime minister planned to betray
Prance to Germany.
At the same time reports were cir
culated that Maitre Labori may soon
introduce a witness, a physician, who
is prepared to declare Calmette did
not die as a direct result of the
wounds inflicted by Mme. Caillaux,
but because of the negligence of phy
sicians who attended him. With the
"brainstorm" defense which is being
built up by the noted attorney, the
evidence of the physician promises to
stir all Paris.
Thehysician who may be called
has declared that Calmette's wounds
were not fatal, that had the most ele
mentary precautions been taken his
life might have been saved and that
he would have been discharged from
the hospital within ten days or two
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