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IEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Harry P. Coffin, safety comm'r,
Portland, Ore., says prison for speed
ers will end auto accidents.
Ruthing Normington, school teach
er, Colfax, Iar, awaiting train at La
Salle depot. Rotibed of money and
ticket in pocketbook.
"World Peace" slogan of K. P.'s
in convention. Today Pythian Day,
according to mayor's edict.
Paul Rosenberg, former sleuth in
70te fraud cases, indicted for "con
game by federal grand jury.
Mrs. Frances Vetter suing for di
vorce. Charges minister husband
Vincent Chemoski, 19, Evanston,
rode bicycle on C. & N. W. tracks at
Evanston. Killed by train.
Leo Zelgler, 526 W. Chicago av.,
seriously hurt when Madison st. car
hit auto at Market st Son Melvin
Irvina Roszs, 8, Argo, 111., hit by
Chicago & Jolfet R. R. car at Argo.
Five pinched for blackmailing auto
owners who leave cars about ball
parks. Asked job as watchers. Dam
aged cars if refused.
Seven horses burned in barn fire
at 4448 Emerald av. Unknown
cause. Loss $10,000.
Stephen Dawson says robbed by
Michael Ryan. Both live at 329 S.
Morgan st. Strangers. Ryan held.
Ten-story buildjng going up at 827
Wilson av. Theater, shops and of
fices. Mrs. Cora Miller, 518 W. Division
st.r suicide. tGas. HI.
Louis Drecker, 1516 Lafflin st., and
Max Silverman, 81 S. Leavitt st,
fell two stories from scaffold. Severe
Prof. L. W. FJapier,, pinched in al
leged disorderly flat at 2217 S. Dear
born st, fined $25 for carrying gun.
Policeman Nicholas Even, Court of
Domestic Relations, to marry Agnes
Odell, 1306 Winnemac av.
Georere McCartney. 745 Oakwood
blvd., shot by robber in Washington
Park. Nervous hold-up man. In
Million yearly paid in Cook county
for alimony, according to figures of
County Clerk Sweitzer.
Mrs. Arthur Thompson, Wilmette,
advertising for maid, offered carfare
to applicants. Twenty-two answered,
some from country towns
Helen Ellicott, 21, impersonating
"coppette" from Toronto, held at de
tective bureau. "Wanted."
Vincent Coleman suing for annul
ment of marriage. Mrs. Margaret
Swankous Coleman neglected to get
Anton Krubja pinched for distribut
ing handbills calling mass meeting at
Mayfair Park to denounce capitalists.
Harry Miller, 1749 E. 18th st,
pinched for stealing auto. Caught
after chase in loop.
Federal investigation of fire pn
boat City of Chicago ended. No one
Bandit entered saloon of John H af
ter, 24th st and Indiana av. Locked
six in rear room. Got $250 and
Jas. Foley, 438 39th St., attacked ,
by negro robber at 39th st and Stew
art av. Missed by snot Assailant
Jasper 'John dead from burns re
ceived Aug. 31 in laundry of Hotel
Shersan. Crawled into washer.
Caught by steam.
Burglars got silverware valued at
$500 from flat of L. D. Bartell, 6203
Police hunting Martin Pryor of
Milwaukee. Blamed for "Dollar-a-Week
Club" swindle. Got between
$10,000 and $20,000 claimed.
Chas. Sundberg, 6009 S. Racine
av.. held up. Robbers got $23.
Conrad Knudson, 4351 N, Califor
nia av., fireman, hurt hitching horses
for run to blaze. Hit by harness.