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LIFE INSURANCE CO. HIT BY
The first slam, under the anti-rebate
law for insurance companies hit
the Illinois. Life. A $700 fine was as
sessed against tbj company by a jury
in Judge Courtney's court yesterday
for a violation of the statute.
John P. Wagner, acting as "in
former" for State's Att'y Hoyne, told
the jury that he had purchased two
10,000 policies for $340, whereas the
first year's premium as set by the
company's rates was $680.20.
A motion for. a new trial is now
Marion, III. Mrs. Nancy Bundren,
86, burned to death. Believed accl
dentaL Lacrosse, Wis. Even Evenson, ec
centric fanner, burned to death in
ruins of home. Suicide or accident?
Wife recently sued for divorce.
Milwaukee. J. N. Bertlin, 16, shot
and killed by Jos. Zimmerman, chum.
Accident . '
Marion, III. Will Stanley, 52,- dead.
Had been drinking.
Leavenworth, Kan. 133 prisoners
arrived by special train at federal
prison here from Stillwater, Minn.,
where they were kept under contract
Cleveland. Mrs. Agnes Murphy,
widowed mother of 5 children, given
$7,000 damages by Ford Motor Car,
Co. for death of husband. Suesda
Lowell, Mass. Fire destroyed Me
morial hall, fine library. $500,000
Washington. Captain of American
vessel Martha, detained at Frontera
for alleged nonpayment of customs,
has been arrested.
Washington. Treasury depart
ment "conscience fund" received
contribution of $115 marked, ."this
money belongs to U. S.," from man
in small Michigan town.
Denver, Theft of fetter of credit
draft for $500 from June Swensoa
reported to police. 'at
New York-Cotton broke 19 pofrft?
or nearly $1 a bale on receipt ofjfl"
lies' blockade order against Germany,
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