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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, April 03, 1916, LAST EDITION, Image 6

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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 5:29; sunset, 6:17.
Purse snatcher got pocketbook of
Mrs. Mary Delaney, 3558 Parnell av.
Got $16.
Serg't Oeschner ordered beer in
Old Quincy No. 9 at Randolph and
La Salle sts. on Sunday. Got it, he
says.
Abraham Fromewitz, tailor, 1337
12th, arrested. Accused of deserting
wife and six children in Philadelphia.
Member of hospital corps, Ft. Sher
idan, confessed to theft To be
court martialed.
Bandit got $40 from drug store of
Fritz Schnitzin. 3500 W. Chicago av.
Isaac Webb, 2829 S. State, negro,
arrested. Seized girl at 33d and Fed
eral. Police asked to seek Harry. Hess,
2 years old, missing from home of
Mrs. Anna Sweesy, 1713 E. 55th.
Clarence Roberts arrested in
Highland Park. Wanted for alleged
theft from insurance company where
he worked.
Alexander Gordon, 11, 837 E. 71st
sfi. and Rav Hamilton. 15, 6108 Stew
art ay., arrested as burglars. Con
fessed, police say.
Case against Wm. Lorimer for al
leged wrecking of La Salle St bank,
to be closed tomorrow, state an
nounced. Fred Miedema, tailor, 1408 E. 47th,
suicide. Gas. Grieved over wife's
death.
Mrs. Lucie Bailey, 36, Danville,
overcome by gas at 6156 Eberhardt
av. Revived. Says accidental.
Moody church at Chicago av. and
La Salle to build new half-million
dollar bldg.
A. J. Fitzgerald arrested. Wanted
as suspect in robbing of Bank of
Montreal.
Body of August Ziether, 62, 2813 S.
Kolin av., found at bottom of stairs
of home. Police probing.
Eight boys arrested as auto thieves
when Rob't Reynolds, 2234 Wilson
av., confessed, police say.
Judge J. Stelk resigned trusteeship
in St. Mark's Evangelical church, 23d
and California. Factional quarrel,
cause.
J. J. Raym, Popular Hotel, 880 S.
State, dead. Jumped four floors. No
reason known.
Girl giving name of Bernice Haines,
6050 Dorchester av., suicide in Jack
son Park lagoon, police were told.
Could not find body.
Felix Rzepmiewski, 2354 S. Whip
ple, suicide. Gun. Estranged from
wife.
S. A. Buffinton and family of six,
from Winewood, Okla., stranded
when pickpocket stole railroad tick
ets. Charles Barrett, 1101 N. La Salle,
took poison and turned on gas. Dead.
Despondent.
Joseph Block, Rockford, III., pa
tient in Rob't Burns hospital, jumped
from window and fled. Found after
hours' chase.
Fred Schietvle, 1289 Clybourn av.,
drowned in bathtub at Augustana
hospital Being treated for epilepsy.
Mrs. Mary Munger, 70, 1612 In
diana av., dead. Rubbing turpen
tine on chest Caught fire.
Mary Romano and Josie Dipirro,
Melrose Park, fined $20. Stole two
crates of canned peas from North
western R. R, train.
Policeman J. W. McGloon, West
Lake street station, bought auto. Ran
into phone pole on first trip. Injured.
Bombs exploded in rear of movie
shows at 3644 W. Chicago av. and
2652 W. Division.
James Fox, 2, 6936 Wallace, se
verely burned when father, running '
to throw out blazing gasoline stove,
bumped into him.
Otto Vehrs, 3916 N. Kildare av., .
robbed of $35 and watch by two men
at Milwaukee av. and Halsted.
Few bachelors would make fools
of themselves if they had wives ta
do it for them. ?

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