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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, April 23, 1915, LAST EDITION, Image 6',
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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 4:57; sunset, 6:40.
Joker sent pulmotor to room 1602,
Hotel Morrison, occupied by Thomas
Burns and bride. "
One boy stabbed, two arrested and
several hurt in fight which ended
dance in Douglas park refectory.
Special court for pickpockets asked
by Judge La Buy. Would do away
with "trade" in Chicago, he claims.
Dr. H. I. Davis resigned job as head
of psychopathic hospital. Dr. A.
Polish Democratic league present
ed Mayor Harrison with testimonial
Wife of Prof. George Drews, un
fired food eater, suing for divorce.
Says diet does not agree with her.
Mrs. Mary Nevill's 7-year-old suit
against city for hurt received when
she fell on broken sidewalk, con
"Jack" Pfiester. former pitcher for
Cubs, received $2,000 verdict from
Western Union because telegram
offering job did not reach him.
Application for saloon in midst of
dry Wilson av. district on spot left
"wet" by mistake, refused by Mayor
Frank Vavra, arrested 13 times for
non-support, sent to Bridewell for
Thirty-five acres of tillable land in
South Chicago opened to jobless for
Mrs. Lillian Permut, 4718 S. Racine
av., found burglars in house last
night Men escaped with nothing.
John Lundberg, 634Z b. MarnsTieia I
av., found dying on Englewood "L" j
tracks. Crushed by train.
26 men arrested by Desplaines st
police in clean-up of Madison st.
August Einfeldt, retiring pres. of
village of Oak Park presented with
gold watch on inauguration of suc
cessor. Held job 10 years.
Coroner's jury decided death of
James Gannon, 218 E. 16th st, was i
accident Fell from 2d-story window. '
"Death by nitrous-oxide gas" ver
dict by coroner's jury in death of Al
Russell, 3541 Michigan av., who died
John W. Shera lost legal suit for
$675 salary from school board when
Judge McGoorty called discharge jus
tified. Hearing on charges of 15-year-old
mother against Solomon Foreman,
72, 621 W. 14th st, continued until
Clarence L Pile obtained custody
of 3-year-old son, Francis, from
grandmother, Mrs. Mary Garafond,
by writ of habeas corpus.
Mrs. Emma Simonetti, 9010 The
Strand, South Chicago, fined $100 for
selling liquor without license.
Max Newman, 17, who ran away
from Philadelphia to become horse
back rider, arrested while trying to
Meyer Levi complained to County
Clerk Sweltzer that Central Terminal
Railroad Co. built warehouse over lot
owned by him.
Two lieutenants, fifteen sergeants
and five patrolmen transferred by
order of Chief Gleason.
New indictments against Cap't
Halpin, former chief of detectives,
and two others will be returned to
Body of Joseph Hoeffer, 2927
Throop st., caught in net of Summit,
HI., undertaker. Drowned when
auto plunged into river.
L. M. Faulkner, errested as "con"
man. Organizing company to sell
Helen Merrick, 18, 4645 St. Law
rence av., and Russell Potts, 20, 6529 -Kimbark
av., eloped, Caught after
auto chase in Hammond.
Story of Mary Malloy, 18, to Stock
yards police, that she made up alibi,
may cause murder charge against
Vernon Brown and Louis Kaspar, im,
plicated in death of Henry Goertner.
About 200 students of Northwest
ern Dental College suspgnaea- bdJ