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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, June 25, 1915, LAST EDITION, Image 7

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on technical points to widening 12th
street
David Mintz, former pres. of the
Brighton Hebrew congregation, dis
charged. Was arrested on $200 lar
ceny charge.
Former Capt. Jas. Storen and De
tectives Roth and Wesbaum to face
police trial board Monday.
Members of council health com
mittee visited dog pound. May in
troduce ordinance providing for bet
ter treatment.
Brevoort hotel guests aroused. Fire
in lunch room apposite. Small loss.
Judge Landis set July 1 as day to
hear demurrers to 60 indictments
against electrical contractors and
labor officials.
Wm. Bufe, clerk, 2924 S. Canal,
fell dead. , Heart disease. Dearborn
and Randolph.
Robert Crowe appointed-police trial
att'y to succeed Miles Devine. To
represent policemen brought before
board.
Firemen climbed seven stories in
old Champlain bldg., Madison and
State, to quench fire in rubbish
heap. Building to be torn down to
make way for new Boston Store ad
dition. DRAINAGE BOARD SLASH
Slashes in salaries which go with
soft draininge board jobs indicated
that a new spirit has taken hold of
the sanitary district trustees. Posi
tion with incomes aggregating $21,
498 yearly were dropped, from the
payrolls. Fourteen lost their berths.
Trustees Clark and Paullin, for
years known as the watchdogs of the
drainage board, voted for the payroll
for the first time in two years. Ac
cording to them, the slash is the first
step in a salary cut totaling $150,000
a year.
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NO UNUSUAL DEMAND
The pen may be mightier than the
sword, but we haven't heard of any
pen factories working overtime these
days.
LEAVES FRENCH WAR AUTO FOR
JITNEY BUS
W. H. MG2X3AN
W. H. Morgan, who was in charge
of the French army auto trucks, has
come to Memphis, U. S. A., to lead -the
jitney Rattle.
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GOOD PROOF 3
"Do you think that he is hen
pecked?" "He never mentioned it, but I've '"
noticed that the portraits over his
mantlepiece are those of his wife's "
folks."- 0l
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