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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHIC AGO-
Richard Beamish, 728 S. Lincoln
St., shot in head trying to escape
from 2 bandits. Prank Bender,
caught, identified as one of men.
Fire horses doomed. Auto engines
coming in, announced Chief O'Con
nor. Arguments begin in Higgs case.
Jos. Graff, 7229 Stewart av., badly
beaten by 2 auto bandits.
Louis Silberman, 912 S, Ashland
av., and family away, Burglars took
all family's jewels.
Oct. 13 set for suit of Mrs. Caroline
Jing, Minneapolis, against Carleton P.
Hudson, 82 E. Elm st, for account
ing of property worth $100,000.
Dr. John Haywood found dead in
room at 435 S. Clark st. Victim of
drug habit Formerly sup't of Nat'l
Mrs. Ida Smith got habeas corpus
"writ so she may regain custody of 4-year-old
son, Patrick Hastings.
Charges child is being held by Mr.
and Mrs. Lee Haskett, 3832 W. Wash
Chief Cleason ordered arrest of
anyone burning leaves on asphalt or
Police Serg't Jeremiah Murphy
struck by auto driven by Walter
Jones, 527 N. Larrabee st. Skull and
Mayor Harrison coming home from
Northwest Side Commercial Ass'n
to give auto parade today.
Wading pond at Fiske school to be
removed. Too near school door.
Hawkeye Fellowship Club advo
cates state institution for care and
education of dependent boys.
Warrants issued for arrest of Po
liceman Fred J. Stricken for wife
beating. Coroner's verdict decided that
death qf three Polish people was
caused by toadstools mistaken for
Mrs. Josephine Busse, wife of
former mayor, authorized to sell es
tate left by her husband to satisfy
claims for taxes and interest on mort
gage. $500 city bonds were sold yester
day. Wm. F. Little brought back from
St Louis to answer embezzlement
charge brought by R. P. Inglis, pres.
Shipper's Vacuum Can Co. Says he
took $900 while sec'y of concern.
Four held in connection with
gunny sack murder.
Home of Mrs. Jesse F. Matteson,
5049 Sheridan Road, ransacked. Bur
1,000 freshmen expected to register
at Chicago "U" today.
L. M. Ott, milliner, 120 W. Division
st, swindled out of 122 plumes worth
$96. Young man took 'em home to
show invalid sister. Ditched clerk
who went with him.
Stockholders of Midway Gardens,
Cottage Grove av. and 60th st, meet
this afternoon at Hotel LaSalle to
discuss financial and other problems.
Walter Pinkowski, Evanston, will
report to judge each Monday. Ar
rested for beating father.
Edward Z. Orr, mg'r 5 and 10-cent
store, 3579 Fullerton av., fined $100.
Insulted Miss Anna Schmuldt, 2339
N. Ridgeway av.
F. G. Franklin and family returned
home, 7029 Greenview av., from va
cation. House topsy-turvy. Valua
bles worth $600 taken.
Ass't State's Att'y Malato will ask
prison for Mrs. Nellie Higgs, who
killed L C. conductor.
Postoffice inspectors in Chicago
and other cities have to report their
party affiliations to make inspection
service more impartial
$250,000,000 in bonds and securi
ties to be moved into new Continental
Commercial Nat'l Bank Bldg.
Ralph M. Shaw, lawyer and club
man, 45, married to Mrs. Louise
Shepard, widow, yesterday.