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An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
VOL. 4, NO. 178
Chicago, Monday, April 26, 1915
PINKERTONS' GAME TO
GRAB MAN BLOCKED
Attempt to Extradite Chas. A. Siringo, Former Detec
tive, Who Exposed Piiikerton Agency .in His Book,
is o topped i,nicago oieutn Returns Alone, frt
Here is the dope for the Prosperity
Day parade today:
11a. m- Paraders start mobilizing
in Grant Park.
1:30 p. m. Mayor-e'iect Thompson
and party make round of Grant park
Municipal salute of aerial bombs
and daylight fireworks in Grant park.
2 p. m. Parade starts from Grant
8 p. m. Inaugauration ceremonies
in council chamber, city hall.
Night fireworks in Grant park.
8:30-9 p. m. Inaugural and "prps
perity" balls in downtown hotels.
'Line of March West from Grant
park in Monroe st., north in State,
west in Randolph, south in La Salle,
fast in Jackson, south in Michigan
The Piiikerton National Detective
Agency last week reached out a long
arm from its offices, 131 S. 5th av.f
and tried to fasten handcuffs on
Charles Siringo, way out in Arizona,
and bring said Siringo back to Chi
cago with the handcuffs on him just
like a jailbird.
And now Siringo haa .slipped
through their fingers and there ain't
going to be no handcuffs on anybody
at all, at all, by jiminy.
Siringo is a detective himself. He
knows the gumshoe game. Worked
22 years for the Pinkerton's. Then
quit 'em, disgusted. Then he wrote a
book squealing a lot of inside secrets.
Said the Pinkerton N. D. A. enn
ploys murderers and puts over frame
ups. Gave names, dates and places.
Called his book, "Two SMI- Isms,"
meaning Fmkertbnism and anarchy