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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 6:03; sunset, '5.
Max Hoffman, clotWfer, 5T W. On
tario st, held up. $13.
Ben Johnson, window washing at
229 W. Van Burenwhen safety belt
broke. Life saved 'by knot which
Ha'rry W. Blair, Los Angeles, ac
cused of stealing hree books from
McClurg & Co., 218 S. Wabash av.
George Cotton, lather, dead. Fell
' eleven floors in elevator shaft of the
.Hearing on extradition of Thos.
Kelly, wanted in Winnipeg, Man.,
postponed until Monday.
Frank Barrett, 31, Chicago Heights,
struck in abdomen by piece of scrap
iron while working in junk yard.
' John Moran, 322 W. 52d pi., ar
rested on charge of operating auto
while drunk. Car crashed with an
other. Tony Yonzick acquitted of murder
of Vincent Predeski, boarder. Pre
deski found dead in bed. Shot five
Edward C. Raceyv member civil
service comm'n, operated on for ap
pendicitis. Condition fair.
Leo Tripp, 76j. S. State, fined $5
for spitting in car.
Elizabeth Norkett, 3327 Seminary
av., refuged to telj who performed il
legal operation on her. Coroner's
jury unable" to fix blame.
Six a)eged poker. players arrested
in home of'Isador Weinstein, 1400
Fire drove out 500 employes of
several concerns at 718 Fulton. Dam
age $1,000. r ,
Fire in plant of Chicago Maple and
Oak Flooring Co., 2259 S. Ashland av.,
caused $100,000 damage.
Cap't Geo. W. Streeter, north shore
squatter, granted federal license to
Three trustees of Holy Trinity
Roman Catholic church, 185Q Throop,
held to grand jury for refusing to pay
interest on church mortgage.
Unidentified man died from heart
disease while being taken from
Adams and Halsted to County hos
Dr. Eugene Weber, employe city
health dep't, became ill at desk. Re- 'JJ
moved to home; condition fair.
Local labor leaders .left for Alton,
EL, to attend meeting' of State Fed
eration of Labor.
Mrs. Louise Drues, Danville, III., fa
tally hurt. Thrown from auto by
Blston av. car at Berteau av.
Geo. Hintz, chauffeur, hurt Gas
oline exploded in garage of E. P.
Hinds, 4649 Beacon.
Dep't of just officials appealed to
Sheriff Traeger to stop passage of
dope to county jail prisoners.
Death of Mrs. John Swastek, 845
N.. Ashland av., caused quiz. Kle
mens Lawecki, masseur, 8850 Mil
waukee av., arrested. Practiced with
out doctor's license.
Open verdict in death of three by .
gas in home of Antonio Gullo, 15 N.
5th av:, Maywood.
Leah Owens, 13, 723 E. 43d, who
eloped, returned home. Seeking Cecil
Flagle, 22, who went with her.
Bomb exploded in front of Ferruc
cio Fantozzi, 2547 N. Marshfield av.
Blame IBack Hand. None hurt
Joseph Schweitzer, druggist, 1321
E. 57th, shot at by three boy bandits.
Bullet stopped by letters in pocket
Charles Cox, 45, curtain man at
Haymarket theater, died of heart dis
ease while play was going on.
.Inwnlrv nnrl nlnto valnnrl nt $R nnn
stolen from Hubbard's Woods' home (M
of touis a, Kupenheimer.
Mrs. Sarah Lund, who lost husband
and father on the Xiusitania, suing
Cunard Co. for $50,000. Says boat
Ex-Sergt Walter O'Brien, convict
ed with Bill Egan for conspiracy, de-
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