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ONE CENT-THE DAY BOOK-ONE CENT
Wm. Lorimer and Carl Murray,
G. O. P. candidates for congress, 6th
district, meet in debate at Wood and
Mrs. Mark Walsh, 2130 Dayton,
awoke to find home in flames.
Aroused husband and baby. All
Earl Willin, 17, 4531 S. Halsted,
caught in loop while riding in alleged
Henry Paspopel, carpenter, Park
Ridge, Dl., shot and killed himself
after threatening wife, son and
Fire attacked Lake View dance
hall, 3139 N. Clark. Heavy damage.
Charles Ffrench, school trustee,
whose leg was amputated in N. Y.
after auto accident, is dying.
Coroner resumed probe of death of
Morse Davis, mining engineer, by cy
anide Jf potassium in Congress
Frank Waugh, 17, 5649 Green,
shot and badly wounded. Accuses
brother-in-law, "Halb" Riley.
Helen Delevan, Belvidere, III., in
Chicago looking for work, missing.
Jos. A.xKates, 456 S. State, robbed
of $6 and watch by three men.
Richard Dolan, 809 S. State, arrested
Maude Baker, 29, 816 Rush, re
ported killed when auto overturned
"Berlin. German troops have 're
pulsed Russian attacks at many
points on the eastern front and cap
tured the Staraebozyna hill in the
NEW YORK STOCKS. Market
opened with general advances in all
leading issues and ocntinued bullish.
During first hour U. S. Steel soared
tcr 92$, highest mark since J909.
Modern Woodmen of America pic
nic Sat, Aug. 19, Evergreen' park,
95th and Kedzie.
Garden party and dance" will be
held at Liberty hall, Fri. evening for
benefit of striking iron miners on
Mesaba range, Minnesota. Under
auspices I. W. W. Local 85.
Max Scherover and G. R. Franklin
speak, Grenshaw and Western avs.,
tonight, auspices 13th ward Social
ists. Fifth ward Public Ownership
league meets Mon., 3414 S. Paulina.
Scrutiny of legislative and congres
sional candidates. All union men
Jos. Rushkewicz, Democratic can
didate for sanitary board, will speak
at meeting at Dania hall, 1106 W.
Chicago av., Friday' night
MEN SELL WIVES TO LIVES OF
SHAME IN NEW YORK
New York, Aug. 17.Wives have
been sold to New York white slave
agents by their own husbands and
led into lives of immorality, Ass't
Dis't Att'y Smith said he had learned
today from witnesses in grand jury
investigation of vice trust now in
"We have testimony from white
slave agents themselves that men,
hard pressed for money and seeming
ly lacking all idea of morality, have
come to them and begged that
'work' be given their wives is disor
derly resorts," said Smith.
"In one instance the husband was
actually grateful to the white slavers
who placed his wife in a resort"
' Paritly cloudy tonight and Friday;
not much change fn temperature;
'gentle south to southwest winfo