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ing assets. liabilities exceed .$100,
000. $400,000 estate of Prof. Henry
Lord Wheeler, Yale professor, be
queathed $400,000 to Continental &
Commercial Nat'Jj. Bank to be held
in trust for son. "-
Bernard Riffman, "jewelry sample
case thief," sentenced to 10 years in
"pen" yesterday; said he had been
jobbed and asked Hoyne to start in
vestigation. Thomas R. Marshall, vice-pres. of
U. S., here on series of lectures.
W. L McLane, brakeman for
Northwestern Railroad, killed by en
gine in Edison Park switching yards.
The Trib now has a campaign on
for the American adoption of Euro
pean war orphans.
All right, let the Trib lead off. How
many will Publisher Bertie McCor
Being a-bach, and not having done
much by way of increasing the popu
lation, Bertie ought to adopt a whole
flock of 'em.
In the meantime, however, there
are many poor orphans in Chicago
that might appreciate adoption them
selves. Frank Willis, governor-elect "of
Ohio, is a large man, with a large
laugh and a loud Voice.
Coming from a vacuum, his voice
is resonant and melodious.
In describing Willis one must neces
sarily dwell much on the voice, be
cause his vocal ability is about 95
per cent of all of his ability.
Although he was supported by the
Drys it will probably develop that he
had a deal on with the Wets.
For Cincinnati and Hamilton Co.
went 75,000 wet and yet went for
State's Attorney Hoyne appears to
be delivering the goods on that in
vestigation of taxdodgers.
. Very likely some tax officials are
not sleeping well nights while this
probe is on.
Having looked over the returns,
Willie Hearst will now prSbably dodge
the Bull Modse and climb in bed with
the G. O. P.
Since the last election we are like
ly to have something new in journal
ism in Chicago.
Instead of a campaign, for circula
tion the publishers may start a cam
paign for influence with the readers
they already have.
Newspaper bossism got a swift
kick in the slats last Tuesday.
By the way has anybody seen a
nice new County Union lying around
Somebody lost one right after the
Whoever picked it in the first place
picked it before it was ripe.
Now it's ready for the garbage can.
DID CHR' EVER NOTICE
DBT R HOOSE DOG- IS
TH' AMBITION! DHT
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