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who said he had employed and rob-t
bed them. -Sentenced to year in
Mrs. Edith Mansfield, cigar store
owner, 1358 W. 14th, fined $100 for
selling cigarets to Hilda Clayton, 8,
1458 S. Ashland av.
Six overcoats and four hats belong
ing to Daughters of Isabella, who en
tertained at Emmet's Memorial hall
last night, stolen.
Harry Fromm, 14. 2273 Clyburn
av.. seriously injured while "hitch
ing" on "blind" side of Southport av.
car. Struck by car coming in oppo
Caryl Cody, co-ed. lectured on love
to women only at Chicago "U."
Sad western girls were more delib
erate in their infatuations than east
Judge Dolan, boys' court, gave out
statement saying he would try to get
boys work. Many boys turned away
James Ray, Dunning inmate, cut
throat with piece of table knife blade.
Prices of all meats decreasing at
stoclc yards. Big packing companies
say consumer will not benefit by it.
More profits for butchers.
Alfred Gertsch, owner of Iroquois
hotel, 3035 S. Michigan av., attempt
ed suicide with gas. Domestic
troubles. Found by wife. Will re
cover. Frank Scott, druggist, suicided in
his room at 2320 W. 35th with re
volver last night. Despondent.
Harold Fishbein, Chicago "U" stu
dent, badly cut in friendly scuffle in
dormitory. Fell on broken pitcher.
Mary Smith, 626 S. Racine av.,
beaten and robbed of $25 by two
young men in candy store yesterday.
Motion pictures taken by George
Dorsey, head of Field Museum, to be
shown in Chicago. Shows queer
costumes of Japan and China.
Lake Villa, suburban village, near
ly bankrupt. Recently went dry
Pplice say they have captured 12-year-old
boy leader of "gang" which
is responsible for numerous robberies
near Madison and Halsted.
Annual meeting of the Northwest
Side Commercial ass'n to be held to
night at Prospect hall, 1152 N. Ash
land av. Election of officers, buffet
luncheon and smoker.
Police searching for man who is
scaring women and girls in vicinity
of Henry Shepard school, Filmora
and Mozart sts. Believed escaped
Offices of Louis Dajim, wholesale
dealer in tropical fruits, attacked by
fire. Located in Bowyer block at 301
N. Michigan av. $1,000 damage.
John Walker, negro owner of book
store, shot and killed by 2 negro rob
bers after he had given them all the
money in store last night. $100.
Harry Bernstein, cigar store own
er, 3001 S. Dearborn st, robbed of
$25 by 2 negroes.
Eleven jurors selected for trial of
Rev. J. J. Mullin, former pastor
church of Holy Rosary, charged with
murder of Charles Patterson, Hillside
agent "for L C. railroad, last August.
$350,000 will of Simon Yondorf,
mortgage broker, admitted to pro
bate. 2,000 left to charity.
Rooming house of Mrs. I. C. Dann
wood, 1925 Sherman, Evanston, at
tacked by fire. $5,000 damage.
Two investigators employed by
Lake Forest to look for blind pigs in
Highland Park district. Men, dis
guised as tramps, bought "booze"
from "best" citizens. Were arrested
Mrs. Charles E. Merriam spoke be
fore council license committee ask
ing that public dances be strictly
100,000 me nto go to work on new
buildings this spring.
Maternity department to be fea
ture of new municipal tuberculosis
Potato digging has been stopped by
farmers in certain districts in East
France owing to unexploded shells
being in the ground, 4