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LAST EDITION LAST EDITION
ROYALIST RIOTS IN PORTUGUESE CAPITAL
STATE SCORES IN CARMAN MURDER
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postoffice at
Chicago, m, Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Smnday
N. D. Cochran,
Editor and Publisher.
500 South Peoria St
Tel. Monroe 353.
By Mail, Except in
Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL 4, NO. 21
Chicago, Wednesday, Oct. 21, 1914
CITY HALL SPLIT OVER OUSTING OF
HALP1N - MASON SICK OF JOB
Paddy Lavin Slated as Next Chief of Sleuths Appoint'
ment of O'Brien Merely Stall Hoyne Gets
New Evidence Against, Police Pick ,'
pockets Are Talking,
The City Hall is split over the war
of the detective bureau!' Chief Glea
son is as mad as a wet hen. But he
can do nothing. Qleason fought long
and hard to retain John -Halpin as
chief of detectives. But the Hearst
Harrison pressure was too strong the
other way and Gleason is reported
sick of his job.
'Temporarily Capt. William P.
O'Brien, now at Kensington, has-been
named as HalphVs successor. But
that'a just a stall, Capt. Paddy Lavin,
who broke the stockyards strike by
force and who led the onslaught on
the strikers during the newspaper
lockout, is slated as the new, chief
Halpin has-been in bad at the H.-H.
headquarters for a long time. It Js
said the detective chief has leaned -too
strongly to the Roger Sullivan side.
On the other hand, Lavin is a firm
Andy Lawrence man. And on ac
count of his newspaper lockout tac-
ties he is Iniuga; favor, with the CM-
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