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worth av. Maniac frightened away
Erie R. R. sold four of eight lake
steamers as result of federal order
to separate lake and land lines.
Coroner's jury decided death of
August Wirth and two daughters
from gas at 2343 23d pL was acci
dental Cecelia Witkowski, 17, 4333
Tbroop, arrested. Associated with
band of boy burglars charge.
Charles Mayhes, 1124 W. 71st st,
found dead in bed. Gas. Daughter
Helen, 3, died two months ago.
Andrew Finn, Lombard, III., died in
W. Suburban hospital. Shot self
Mrs. Mina Henderson, 1365 N. La
Salle, drug addict, jumped into lake
when she was denied morphine, po
lice say. Drowned.
Mrs. Lena Smith, 4310 Lake Park
av., dead. Inhaled chloroform and
gas Wednesday. No reason known.
Wm. H. Barnum, former circuit
court judge, dead. Apoplexy.
Jacob M. Loeb inaugurated as pres..
ident of school board yesterday.
JOURNAL STUNT GREAT AD FOR
STATE STREET STORES
A reporter for The Day Book hur
rying along State street saw a Jour
nal photographer and his assistant
sauntering through the crowd.
The assistant had an armful of
bundles. The Day Book reporter
had a hunch,
A pretty girl came hurrying along.
The photographer tipped his hat and
drew her to the curb. Words were
passed and the girl smiled, but shak
ing her head, passed on.
Another pretty girl, in not so much
of a hurry, passed. The photograph
er stopped her. She laughed at what
he said and assented. The assistant
stepped up and the p. g. loaded up
with bundles. Two pictures were
The girl handed back the bundles
and walked on.
Today the girl's picture appeared
in the Journal in a "layout." The
snapshot was pasted on a picture of
Carson-Pirie-Scott's store. Friday
another boosted Marshall Field & Co.
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