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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, November 11, 1916, LAST EDITION, Image 7',
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SCHOOL BD. SAYS "YOU WON'T"
COUNCIL SAYS "WE WILL"'
Council schools subcommittee ad
journed yesterday without action on
the announcement from the school
board through its attorney, A. R.
Shannon, that aldermen will have to
wait a good while yet and get more
court orders before they can look at
the books, papers and accounts of
the school board.
Aldermen intimated privately they
are not going to have the matter
juggled around in courts another
year and a way will be found to open
the school board books and get at
specific figures on the millions of
dollars handled and spent by that
Jake Loeb's candidacy for. presi
dency of the school board has not
been announced as .yet by him,
although he has an advance editorial
endorsement for it in a Tribune edi
torial. The election is Dec. 6.
"Jakey would have sprung himself
as a candidate the day after last
Wednesday If the election returns in
Cook county had shown Mayor
Thompson's candidate winner for
state's attorney," said one of the
68 teachers dropped without trial
June 7. "When the mayor's man lost
the (state's attorneyship, Jakey knew
that the mayor's school board ap
pointees soon to be named would
have hard going. So he is having the
Tribune feel the way for him an3
save him from announcing himself
as a candidate."
, RICH MEN'S SONS MISSING
Matthew Dick and Paul Martin,
sons of Albert B. Dick and Wm. P.
Martin, Chicago millionaires, have
left their studies at Yale and gone
away together to 'earn their own liv
ing. They announced to their re
spective parents that they were tired
of being merely "rich men'a sons."
Their parents refuse to discuss the
disappearance of the .two,
TRAINMEN MAY- CARRY MINN.
FOR PRES. WILSON
"The Democrats will carry, Minne
sota by 1,000 plurality," said Wm. J.
Cochran, director of the publicity of
the Western headquarters of the
Democratic National Committee to
day. ' ' '
"While it is true that'Gov. Hughes
appears to lead slightly with the vote
inside the state nearly counted, peo
ple seem, to forget that but little of
the Minnesota vote cast outside the
state and which must retHrn to home
precincts by mail has not been count
ed. This Includes the vote of 2,100
militiamen on the border who are re
ported to have voted 2 to 1 tor Pres.
Wilson and the vote of hundreds of
Minnesota railroad employes whose
train runs took them out of the state
on election day but whose votes are
being returned by mail. Their vote
will be solid for Wilson'
THERE'LL BE A HOT TIME
Hughes falis better stay away from
the loop tonight For this is to be
Wilson's hight. And the Cook Coun
ty Democratic party intends cele
brating it as they did in days of yore.
The big parade will be there, the old
transparencies will be carried, red
fire will be burned and brands, bands
of 'em, will blare forth triumphant
County Chairman. Jim Dailey Is in
charge of arrangements, He an
nounced that tne parade will form in
Michigan av., in front of the Karpen
bldg., and will proceed north in Mich
igan av. to Washington. From there
it will go west to Franklin, south on
Franklin to Madison, Madison to
Market, where it will disband. All
autoists who are for Wilson are in
vited to decorate their flivvers as
they wish and join in line.
Baltimore. Italian steamer Al
bania arrived here after being on fire
in Chesapeake Bay for 12 hours. All
on board safe