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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 5:50; sunset, 5:14.
Columbus Day today.
State's 1915 share of Cook county
taxes is $1,000,000. "
Chicago Public Library directors
unable to transact business at regu
lar meeting because mayor has not
appointed new directors.
Edw. Smith, 4828 Kenmore av.,
dead. Hit by car.
Norman Woody held to grand jury
in $2,500. Charges of Ella Friesl, 1543
Fred Aich, 6242 Kenwood aw., ar
rested. Charges of Alfreda Ander
son, 5614 Aberdeen.
Mr. Chas. Naylor, 1443 E. 71st pi.,
lost $20. Con man.
Jos. Bender, 244 W. 32d, shot in
arm. Robber got nothing;
Policeman T. H. Cassidy nearly
bled to death. Stabbed in neck by
negro he arrested burying bundle at
123d and Stewart av.
David Kronman, formerly 1453 W.
Monroe, being brought from N. Y.
on charge of embezzling $200 from
Progressive Order of West.
F. N. Wiggins, 1407 Washington
blvd., charged, with violating anti
dope law. Says he's physician.
Geo. Pasalis, 50, 1026 S. Halsted.
J. A. Mann, 5118 Claremont, be
lieved drowned. Went on lake in
launch Sunday. Boat found.
Miss Agnes Bozyski, 1550 W. Erie,
midwife, held on abortion pill story
of Mrs. Mary Machola, 1370 Walton.
Five "bind pig" owners, Evanston,
agrees to take out federal license to
escape gov't prosecution.
"Wives full of life lessen divorce,"
said Dr. J. A. Mulburn, pastor Ply
Sam Johnson, negro, 4570 Wabash
av., killed self. About to be arrested
for shooting Frank Beeck, chef
Jeffrey tavern, 8301 S. Chi.
Chief Healey has ordered confisca
tion of slot machines used for gam
bling.1 Arrest owner.
John Drockman, 14 Bishop st.,
mania for imitating Charlie Chaplin.
Caused him to desert wife, she told
Mrs. John Casey, 22, and baby, 853
W. 63d, missing since Oct. 8l
WOMAN'S SENTENCE FOR DOPE
The appellate court yesterday af
firmed the sentence of 30 days in the
House of Correction and a $1,000 fine
imposed by the municipal court on
Mrs. Irma Montgomery, who was
convicted on a charge of selling dope.
A year ago "Doc" WJUiams, Chief
Schuettler's dope investigator, ar
rested John H. Montgomery and his
wife for supplying most of the colored
"fiends" on the South Side with their
favorite brands. Montgomery was
fined $1,000 and sentenced to three
months in the BridewelL His 'appeal
is pending. At the last aldermanic
election he ran for alderman of the
2d ward. He has been arrested a num
ber of times for specializing in the
dope trade in his drug store at 26th
and State sts.
First reception and ball by 34th
ward central committee, Socialist
party, Sat evening, Oct 16, Rousar's
hall, 26th and Avers av.
Meeting at Forrestville school to
morrow evening to plan for Third
Ward Civic league's benefit at Revelry
theater, Nov. 3.
Dr. Ben L. Reitman will lecture
Group Anarchy Wed. evening, 1145
Blue Island av., on "Growth of An
archism in America."
Emma Goldman will deliver series
of five lectures, week Nov. 21.
Republican party of Louisiana has
virtually ousted negroes from its
ranks. And there are enough negroes
in that state to virtually oust the Re
pulican party from Louisiana.