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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, August 13, 1914, LAST EDITION, Image 6

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' NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
"r Expect 100,000 more women to
register for coming election on Au
gust 19.
The Marguerite, $10,000 yacht,
owned -by Chas". Puller of Evanston,
burned in lake near Port Washington,
Wis. Puller, wife and guests escaped
in launch.
Adam Octon, 51, 1357 W. Walton
St., dead. Gas. Cause unknown.
47 arrested in raid at 215 W. Madi
son st. Gambling.
Crossed wires caused fire at 3,419
21 S. Halsted st. Destroyed buildings.
Fire caused loss of $4,000 to Palace
Clothing Co., 324 S. State st. Cause
unknown.
Robert Sommer, 611 E. 46th st,
pinched on complaint of Thos. Orme,
4841 Langley av. Whittled furniture
for amusement, Ortme says.
Mikada Gormascik, 559 W. 14th st.,
killed by fall of lump of salt at
Omaha Packing Co.
Jas. Pentoliss, former teamster, ar
rested in Panama for theft of $3,400
in merchandise in Chicago.
Frank Prenelinski, 5020 W. 31st pi.,
Cicero, killed when wagon fell into
ditch.
Wm. Stuhr, 1249 W. Jackson blvd.,
dropped dead while talking to friend.
Recovering from pneumonia.
Israel Isanstein, barber, 3633 W.
12th st., pinched for arson. Fire
burning in four places in shop
Wednesday. Insured for $1,000.
Mrs. Mary Zmich, 2929 N. Ridge
way av., taking child to doctor. Died
fn her arms. Whooping cough.
George Freiwald, 812 Atgeld st., ar
rested for fraud on complaint of four
boys, discharged.
Rob't C. Sharp, 15, son of grocer
at 4520 Sheridan rd., missing.
Policeman Harry Bossen, Chicago
av., station, reprimanded for using
gun to break up crap game. Shot
Wm. Rowland through arm.
Arthur Rees, 7216 Dobson av., fell
from" roof of train at Slater, Mo.
Taken to hospital.
Three charges of violating 1 o'clock
liquor selling law against J. J. Jor
dan dropped. Fined $200 for same
violations before.
Joseph Komorauf, 1462 W. 21st st.,
suicide. Gun. No motive known.
John Beistle, 3025 Colorado av.,
suicide. Drowning. Addicted to co
caine.
Fred Hild, former librarian of Chi
cago Public library, dead.
Emil Lehman, 2305 Indiana av.,
held by police for .disorderly conduct,
released. Grabbed by federal men as
opium manufacturer
Christian Kadden, trac cop, had
foot crushed by wagon owned by
Wheeler Mfg. Co. Hospital.
Richard Sandeway, 11915 Perry
av., stonecutter, deserted wife and
attempted marriage with another.
One year in Bridewell.
Bomb thrown on roof of Demo
cratic Club, 1044 W. Madison st, tore
hole in building. None hurt. Poli
tics blamed.
Julius Rosenwald sent $500 for the
widow of Policeman Rowe, killed by
"L" bandits. Gleason's fund growing.
Father Marquette cross at south
branch of river and drainage canal
stolen. Marked spot where explorer
landed. Solid mahogany.
Abe Kivanski, 19, 1014 S. Lincoln
st., and Isadore Freedman, 1511 Tay
lor st, arrested for theft of watch.
Jas. Tenney, 12, 7546 Parnell av.,
climbed tree. Fell. Believe back
broken. '
Twenty-five took exams for job a3
inspector of personnel on the police
force. To wach uniforms.
Four concrete roads being built in
Cook county.
Percy Eachren, 4059 Sheridan rd.,
fell from car at Clark and Ontario
sts. Bruised head.
City bonds selling regularly. $257,
000 sold in 30 days.
"City employe" sent $10 to con
science fund of Comptroller John

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