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ONE CENT-THE DAY BOOK-ONE CENT
ORPET'S FATE IN JURY'S HANDS
BY END OF WEEK
Courtroom, Waukegan, ML, July
13. Before the end of the week
closing arguments in the Will Orpet
trial will have been completed, the
judge's instructions read and the
case in the jury's hands.
Lawyers reserved their heaviest
oratorical bombardment for the last
Former U. S. District Att'y Jas. A.
Wilkerson was to begin closing argu
ments for defense late today.
MILITIA ON STRIKE DUTY
Springfield, III., July 13. Company
A. of Rick Island and Company D. of
Genoseo, Sixth infantry, were this
morning ordered to La Salle by Gov.
Dunne to quell the riots which are
taking place at that place, resulting
from the strike of the cement work
ers. Approximately 1,200 men are strik
ing. They are employes of three
plants, the German-American Port
land Cement company at La Salle
and of the Marquette Manufactur
ing company and Chicago Portland
Cement company at Ogelsby, a su
burb. Union recognition is issue at stake.
No strike breakers have been im
ported. o o I
VILLA HEADED FOR OJINAGA
San Antonio, July 13. Army head
quarters today received definite word
that large forrce of Villistas, presum
ably led by Villa himself, is marching
toward Ojinaga. Organization of the
first engineering corps formed under
new army organization bill was an
nounced today. Six companies com
Washington. Foreign tracfe dur
ing fiscal year established new high
record. Over four billions
Meeting of those interested in plan
to start co-operative cafeteria for
workers, Sun., 10:30 a. m., 162 N.
Dearborn. ' -
Special meeting Piano, Organ and
Musical Instrument Workers' union,
FrL, 8 p. m., Horan's hall, 810 W.
Harrison. Election of officers.
Final contest for Maclean scholar
ship will be held Fri., 8 p. m., Schiller
hall, 64 W. Randolph, auspices Chi
cago Single Tax club.
Nineteenth ward Public Owner
ship league meets Fri., 8 p. m., Hull
house, 800 S. Halsted.
Fifth ward Public Ownership league
meets, Mon., 8 p. m., residence Miss
Ethel Beers, 3414 S. Paulina.
Tenth congressional and sixth sen
atorial district Socialists will hold
new caucus, Knuth's hall, Lincoln
and Robey, 8 tonight, to choose can
didates for congress, state senate,
legislature and senatorial commit
tee. Englewood Y. P. S. L. meets to
night, 5904 S. Halsted.
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EXPLOSION CAUSES DEATH OF
THREE OTHERS HURT
Buffalo, N.-Y., July 13. Three
men blown to pieces and five per
haps fatally injured in explosion
which partially wrecked plant of the
Somst Solvay Co.
DROWNED AT BEACH
While hundreds of bathers at the"
new Clarendon beach looked on, .
Loca Bawes, 21, a student at the A"j
Chicago College of Osteopathy; was "
drowned. He was seized with cramp,
Generally fair and cooler tonight
and Friday; winds mostly moderate
northeast Temperature Wednesday:
Hjfih, 88j low, 75,