Newspaper Page Text
that Ben Shaffner, his lawyer failed
to collect $500 fee, so took 53 sujts.
Tony Mertinez, Mexican, held to
grand jury for burglarizing home of
Mrs. Clara Stewart, 4845 Calumet av.
Albert Goodman. 4, 219 W. 47th St.,
hit by auto of Charles Roovaart, 58
E. 59th st Bruised. "
James Hogan, 4803 St. Lawrence
av., held at deteclive bureau for
stealing $500 worth of clothing from
store in Elroy, Wis. Confessed.
Lee Kdhl, 9118 Exchange av., ar
rested after alleged attack on Berna
Leszczynski, 8656 Manistee av.
Home of Emmauel Gross, 944 E.
53d st, robbed. $523 worth of cloth
ing and jewelry taken.
Federal officers took charge of
Theodore Sanason, 5618 Shields av.,
accused of being "oleomargarine
John Repple, New York, rode blind
baggage on 20th century limited,
knocked from train by signal post at
Englewood. Badly injured.
Inventory property of late-James B.
"Hobbs, capitalist, filed. Worth
C. Van Hodges. 17; and Sanborn.
Redfleld, '20, took 4 weeks' trip to
New York, Boston and Milwaukee.
Passed $1,400 in bad checks. Hodges
paroled. Redfield's case continued
in Boys' Court.
He'nry Haller, aviator, 4514 Rav
enswood av., arrested on complaint
of P. H. Tyler, Planters' Hoteh who
charges "con game." Says he gave
Haller $50 mortgage -on .airship.
Pound it minus engine at Cicero
Annual pledge day of fraternities
yesterday at Chi. "U." 150 students
Twenty coroner's cases in which
jobless men acted as jurors were held
yesterday. Plan a success.
Max Kleeman, 77, 4631 j Ellis av.,
died from injuries received when
struck by auto on tag day. Was
crossing street to get tag.
Marie Henkel, 1441 Estes av., ar
rived home yesterday, assisted by her
brother's pocketbook. Family, has de
cided she will not go to Germany to
nurse her count
Students from 16 different colleges
to be in town for Nat'l Dairy Show.
Andrew Kelly, street car conduct
or, shot and killed self in home, 4558
Wallace st In debt.
Joseph Gracz, 4645 Laflin St., shot
self in. head. Probably fatally wound
ed. Out of work.
Herman Holmes and Peter Krough,
both 17, arrested -for gambling.
La Bassee A small industrial
town and railroad junction, 10 miles
east of Bethune, on the route to
Ldlle. It is situated on the line of
canals from the Deule to Aire and St
Nogent A small village on the
left bank of the Marne, 7 miles south
west of Chateau-Thierry. The village
is at the entrance to an important
railroad tunnel on the route from
Paris to Nancy.
Wattignies: A hamlet about 8
miles to the south of Maubeuge.
When Maubeuge was invested by the
prince of Saxe-Coburg in 1793, it was
relieved after a fierce battle fought at
Marshall Archipelago. Two par
allel chains of atolls situated in the
Pacific ocean, east of the Caroline
islands. Total area is 158 square
miles; population about 15,000, little
over one hundred being Europeans.
The islands, when they belonged to
Germany, were administered by an
imperial commissioned residing at the
port of .Taluit The soil of the archi
pelago is poor, and the only export is
copra, or the dried kernels of the co
eoanut, about 2,000 tons of this being
sent annually to Europe to be press
ed into oil.
United Kingdom has 30,700
schools, against 87,000 in France,
57,000 in Italy and 171,50fr in U
--.- tun, in i maul ill"- -- w -- "-" -fc----"'