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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 4:42; sunset, 7:10.
Twenty-nine violations of Sunday
closing law reported to police yester
day. Moses Dixon, 2920 S. La Salle,
held. F. Chew, A. Hong and H.
Kong beaten with hatchet in holdup
of laundry at 1051 Milwaukee av.
John Ruppert, 718 W. North av.,
held in alleged attempt to collect
funds for "Social Workingmen's
Boy, 4 years old, found by P. J.
Haverly, 3356 South Park av. Says
his name is Frank.
Two robbers locked F. A. Torey,
clerk, in closet and got $20 in drug
store at 5532 S. Carpenter.
Fred Gerla, 77, 2120 S. St Louis
av., hanged self in St. Anthony's
hospital, where he has been confined
for eight months.
Thief stole electric fan from office
of Cap't Alcpck of Hyde Park station.
Three dogs acting mad shot when
they terrorized people near 2127 Og
C. H. Hany, 1727 Lawrence av.,
arrested. Feigned drowning at Rog
ers Park beach as joke.
New C. & N. R. R. bridge installed
at North bronch of river today.
Three auto burglars got $500 in
cash and $450 in jewelry in raid on
safe of Hayes Bros., 160 N. Peoria.
John Rogers, arrested on Clark st.
car when Mrs. Carrie Mendelsohn,
4421 Sheridan rd., identified him as
boarder who skipped with jewelry.
John Glowacki arrested as suspect
in killing of Policeman Bror John
son after battle at Noble and In
Third ladies' shoe lost on Municipal
pier restored to owner, Margaret
Thorn, 11, 1027 S. Racine av.
Dr. R. E. Manning, 79, pastor Gar
field Park Baptist church, prostrated
by heat in pulpit.
Patrick McGarry, Streator, III., lost
$40 matching pennies with two
strangers on Municipal pier,
Donald and Leonard Hughes, 4146
Colorado av., disappeared from
home. Thought to be runaways.
Over 100,000 at Municipal pier yes
terday. Shortage of cold drinks felt
Jacob Herz, 1523 Mohawk, killed
by 175-foot fall from smokestack,
Nenine Chassing of Chicago and
SL Louis drowned at South Haven
Ralph Ward and Nick La Rock ar
rested as locker thieves at Jackson
Edward Kent, attornely of Phoe
nix, Ariz., died of heat in Blackstone
Chas. Fellstrom, 848 Roscoe, bit
ten by dog which was promptly kill
ed. Animal believed mad.
Body of unidentified man taken
from river at Dearborn sL bridge yes
tereday. Several qvercome when ammonia
tank exploded at Wieland dairy
plant, 3638 Broadway.
Stanley Gollish, Brooklyn, N. Y.,
killed by fall in Edison plant at Har
rison st. and river.
Tennants at 1045 Belden av., called
police. Janitor started steam heat
plant. Says he burned scraps of pa
Explosions of celluloid movie films
started two fires in Delaware bldg.,
Deaerborn and Randolph sts., yester
day. Univ. of Illinois wants John Mac
Neill, Irish revolt leader, as professor
of Gaelic languages. Mac Neill now
under 5-year sentence.
Seventy-two loan sharks summon
ed by Federal Judge Landis in bank
ruptcy schedule quizzes.
Indiana Harbor women shocked;
four men swam naked among them.
When arrested men explained they
did it so in Roumania.
B. F. Rosen, 844 Milwaukee av.,
lost auto and clothes to thieves while
bathing at Clarendon beach.