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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 4:39; sunset, 7:13.
Edw. Conyers, 68, struck by 35th
street car. Dead.
Frank Skowronski, 1822 W. 18th,
fell from wagon week ago. Dead.
John Neinerman, 1677 Milwaukee
av., found unconscious in gas-filled
t room. Died later.
in xrying to mow saxe nanuoipn
market, 2501 W. North av., burglars
set fire to building. Did $200 damage,-but
got no money.
Irish baby contest and prize for
largest Irish family will feature pic
nic, United Irish Societies, Brand's
park, Aug. 15.
Drs. C. W. Gross, 2836 Sheffield
av., and Frank Drebling, 2413 y2 Prai
rie av., held to federal grand jury on
charge of violating drug law.
Frank Meyer, Danville, elected
president EL Retail Shoe Dealers''
ass'n at meeting here.
Daniel Keena, former water pipe
extension dep't foreman, and H. K
Scriba, timekeeper, indicted on
charge of receiving money under
Willard Powell, alias "Waco Kid,"
held in $50,000 bonds on' two new
charges of operating a confidence
game. Old bonds reduced to $15,
000. John Coffin, 10, missing for over
a week from 111. Training school,
Twenty guests of Harmony hotel,
748 N. Clark, fled to street in night
clothes when some one shouted
Walter Iring fined $100 for carry
ing gun in morals court, where sen
sation was created few days ago
when it was thought Iring would
shoot F. D. Farr, arraigned with
H. H. Fairbanks, Riverside, I. C.
flagman, 138th, instantly killed by
John Chrusciel, 1517 Elston av.,
hit by St Paul road train, Division
end Halsted, Alexiau Bros, hospital.
Man sat on C. & W. I. tracks. Did
not hear engine whistle. Body still
Some one got $75 from dresser of
Mrs. Mae Conlan, 210 E. Erie. Mr.
and Mrs. Alfred Touhy, boarders, ar
Kenneth, Jacquith, Chicago, drove
biplane, Philadelphia to Cape May,
Atlantic City and back, 140 miles, in
two hours, ten minutes.
Mrs. R. W. Ortwood had R. N.
Buck, purchaser of her rooming
house, 3859 Lake Park av., in court
Said he cheated her in deal, then
made love to her.
Jas. W. Farah, head of art firm, 21
E. Van Buren, divorced three
months ago, eloped yesterday to
Crown Point with Carrie A. Cobun.
Geo. Williams, who fought gun
duel with Policeman Anton Calek,
Virginia hotel, May 2, found guilty
of highway robbery.
Mary McNichols, 2, 1780 Ham
mond, leaned too far out window.
Fell. Skull fractured.
Edna Hansen, 15, 4729 S. Rock
well, found by neighbor unconscious
in room with gas jet open. Revived.
Father would not let her have fel
lows. Man who said he was John Kru
towski, foreman Ford plant, Detroit,
amazed Blackstone hotel with liberal
spending. Judge in court for insane
recommends short course at Kanka
kee. Ravinia park opera singers beating
the taxi companies. He rented
bicycles at $1.75 a week and ride to
H. E. Finney, 76, 5755 Dorchester
av., piano tuner, killed when hit by
auto driven by H. M. Nichols, 6220
St Lawrence av. Nichols arrested.
Hugh McCauley, 625 E. 39th, run
down by auto. Fractured arm and
internal injuries. Louis Glass, Gary,
Probabilities are "Baby Irene" will
be awarded to Miss Margaret Ryan,