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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, May 15, 1915, NOON EDITION, Image 12

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Harrison drug act by XL S. marshal
Out on bonds.
Mrs. L. Lathers, 70, 2327 Barry av.,
tried to suicide with gas. Ill health.
Found. Will recover.
Mrs. Sarah Tracey,450, came here
from Cleveland to visit daughter.
Took poison. Died. Was invalid.
Jas MacGinnis, Mason City, la.,
found in yard at 6546 S. State with
throat and wrists slashed with razor.
Out of work.
Ben Nelson, 9092 Green Bay av.,
found dead in room from poison. Had
lost job. Couldn't find another.
Three auto bandits held up Eng
lander Spring Bed Co.'s factory at 615
W. 39th. $800.
. Fred Dreher, 4, 221 W. 24th, struck
on head with bat while watching ball
game. Killed.
Chief Healey ordered Cap't Mea
gher to swear out warrant against
Barney Grogan for selling liquor
without a license. Has new evidence.
Clarence Roper, 5829 W. Walton,
lulled and 2 others injured when car
wrecked auto at Chicago and Kildare.
Dr. D. Doeff refused rebate of $6.70
on auto license. Now holds free
license at health officer.
Bids for 3-story addition to Schyrz
high school to be opened. Girls ob
ject to climbing 5 stories to lunch
room.
Council finance committee voted
$2,500 for investigation of school
fund deficit. Extravagance and busi
ness inefficiency charged.
Two men who stole auto tire from
machine of Father J. E. Phelan ar
rested. Four mrls to five blood to savn life
of Mrs. J. W. Williams, 4618 Kenmore. '
A new 14-foot mahogany Mar-quette-Joliet
crqss to be unveiled at
Robey and river tomorrow afternoon.
Wells-Fargo Express Co. officials
meeting here. Discussing service im
provement and loss of business to
parcel post.
Theater orchestras played patriotic
airs. Crowds hysterical.
Dr, K. G. Wildman of Oak Forest
tuberculosis hospital restored to
standing despite fact his license was
revoked years ago.
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SCANDAL! BO.OZE WAS FOUND IN
DESPLAINES
Desplaines, a town to the north
west of Chicago, is a much 'sadder
and much drier town today. Last
night some of the suburb's most ex
clusive "clubs" were raided and the
directors were taken into custody for
selling liquor against the "anti" laws
of the township.
Fred Thoma, influential justice of
peace of the village, was among those
who took a ride in the blue buggy,
and although he made a plea to be
arraigned before a local justice he
was taken to Oak Park for trial along
with eight other "club" proprietors.
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TODAY'S ODDEST STORY
Denver, Colo., May 15. If you want
to know what happens in a woman
suffrage, state when a man and wife
both voters want to talk at a pub
lic political tneSting at the same time,
read the following story.
Mrs. Helen Ring Robinson is a
state senator from Denver. Her hus
band is known as Mr. Helen Ring
Robinson. At a meeting in the Wom
an's Club both Mr. and Mrs. Robinson
arose at the same time to address the
chairman-of the meeting.
"Mr. Chairman!" they "both cried
simultaneously. They stood Bide by
side. Mr. Robinson much the taller
and bigger.
Mrs. Robinson looked at the per
son who challenged her right to the
floor and without waiting for the
chairman to recognize "her, she push
ed Mr. Robinson back into his seat
and proceeded to deliver a few re
marks. o o
Cement manufacturers are urging
that all roads be built of concrete.
We now expect the manufacturers of
marmalade and liver pills to urge that
sidewalks be built of marmalade and
liver pills

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