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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 4:14; sunset, 7:28.
Today is longest of year.
Rowing regatta- -held in north
branch of Chicago river by Lincoln
Park Boat club for Busines Men's
ass'n of Northwest Side.
Court proceedings to be started to
condemn property so city can begin
to widen 12th st Property owners
want exorbitant prices.
Miles Brooks, colored watchman,
murdered in office of Rudolph Wur
litzer music house, 32T Wabash.
Jesse Irwin, real estate dealer and
former race track man, killed when
auto struck Kedzie av. car; 3 others
El wood Haynes, who invented auto
21 years ago, to be honored on July
4 by auto men in U. S.
Axel Nelson, 27, 3238 N. Halsted,
died in attempt to swim Lincoln Park
Nicholas Bizanes, 236 E. 35th, shot
by wife while walking together. He
says she's jealous.
Three men caught in act of de
facing house, 4900 Washington Pk. pL
Resolution adopted at annual con
vention of Irish Societies professing
loyalty to TJ. S.
Chicago aldermen's baseball team
to play that of Detroit tomorrow.
Proceeds to charity.
Three 17-year-old boys arrested.
Police say they are implicated in rob
bery of L. B. Stitzenberg, jeweler,
1228 W. Chicago av. $50.
Sam and George Babich, cut and
bruised when struck by auto of Thos.
Plomison, 4622 Clifton av.
H. C Katz, Chicago Heights store
keeper, left note to Chief of Police
Stone complaining against wife.
Stone thinks Katz was demented.
Joseph Foreman, Sioux Indian, ar
rested here. Wanted in Yankton, S.
D., for passing bad check.
Robber held up offices of Evanston
and North Shore Express Co., 123 N.
Market Locked John Grover, mgr.,
and two teamsters In back room. $4.
Woodlawn police asked to find
identity of man who says he is Rev.
Peter Waeden of Hammond, Ind. Un
Police looking for Dr. H. R. Seal,
dentist, 1065 Foster, who disappear
ed Thursday night.
John Sloan who registered with a
young man at Michael Kavanaugh's
hotel, 1600 Wells, died in agony last
night shortly after his roommate left.
Three men murdered an unidenti
fied young Italian at Halsted and
Huron sts. last night Black hand
letter found on victim.
Safe in office of Metropolitan Life
Insurance Co., 47th and Waba'sh,
blown. Contained $10,000. Tarpaul
ins, used to dead sound, caught
fire and vial of nitroglycerin spilled.
Found deserted by police.
Crowd of 25,000 applauded when
Robert Howe, sec'y of Socialist coun
ty committee, gave two Socialist al
dermen credit for stopping street car
strike at Socialist's picnic at River
Wm. Crompton, constructing en
gineer, Evanston, reported that sneak
thief had taken articles worth $200
in last two weeks.
Michael Hotchkiss and Edward
Holden rescued by park policemen at
foot of Grace st, yesterday when
Ten thousand ad men to march in
parade on Michigan av. tonight
Managers of local hotels say rea
son why Chicago's restaurant prices
are higher than those of London is
that they pay labor more here.
Robbers escaping from Riverside
home of Ralph Brooks, sup't of In
ternational Harvester Co., shot Mrs.
Brooks in leg. Dropped loot.
Joe Siocione on way tack to war
with $2,500 rescued from two con
men by detective sergeant. Men iden
tified by other victims.
Beatrice Brandt, 2311 Osgood,
found month-old-baby In hallway ol