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You've got one chance left to finish as a success. People "Will forgive
mistakes and the man who makes them if he acknowledges them and
profits by them. Your chance is to go it alone and be mayor for ALL of
the people of Chicago, without a thought of partisan politics. Earn the
confidence and gratitude of the people and you can laugh at parties," poli
ticians and newspapers. Right about face, Bill. You're headed the wrong
way. Back up. Start over again. Try going it alone. Be mayor your
self. Do fearlessly what YOU think the people want you to do as mayor
and don't bother about political consequences. No politics- is the best po-
tics in a' town that wants non-partisan government. Sincerely,
N. D. COCHRAN.
GERMANS PICK UP LINERS
Berlin, via Sayville Wireless, Dec.
13. "On night of Dec. 9 German
forces in Flanders undertook ad
vance into Soofden and stopped the
Dutch steamer Caledonian and .Bra
zilian steamer Rio Parda," said press
bureau statement today.
"Both were loaded -with contra
band, enroute for England, and were
brought into port"
DCrilll, Via wajTlllc iiiioibmi ruu
retreat of enemy forces which had
taken stand on flooded Yalomita riv
er in Rumania announced. Ruman
ians were reinforced by Russian cav
Paris. Spirited fighting north of
Monastir reported. Bulgarian coun
ter attack against Italian positions
there checked by machine gun and
Berlin, via Sayville. Successful
patrol engagements reported on the
Carpathian front. On Transylva.nia
' front Austro-Hungarian troops re
pulsed Russian attacks in Cyergye
mountains and on both side of Tro
Petrograd. Repulse with great
enemy losses of Teutonic attacks In
fc wooded Carpathians announced. To
P eastward of Chibena strong enemy
attack was repulsed and south of Va
leputna fighting continues.
Jas. Trainer, real estate dealgr,
fined $20 for kicking elevator boy,
Tony Kopinski, at 20 E. Jackson blvd.
New York. Insulted by the gum
chewing of Prank Bardonnex, a wit
ness, Magistrate Krotel had him ar
rested and held in $50d bail on a
charge of disorderly conduct.
New York. Because her husband
insisted on cooking meals, Mrs. Eliz
abeth Warnley appealed to domestic
relations court and had him ordered
to stay out of kitchen.
Danville, Va. ' J. A. McKnight,
jailed for drinking liquor in public,
aononoil' loll Imt f o rrl ti nr ttnwi A -
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ing them apart with wooden leg.
Washington. Jane Addams ap
peared befqre house judiciary com
mittee and pleaded for national equal
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CITY COPS ON THE JOB
Three city policemen have made
their appearance outside the factory
of the Ben Bey cigar factory, W18 N.
Robey, where all the cigarmakers
and helpers are on strike.
The factory is tied up so complete
ly that the union has reduced the
number" of pickets to two, feeling
confident that the Ben Bey Co. will
not be able to get a single worker.
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NEWSPAPER DRIVERS .SIGN
Newspaper Delivery Drivers' union,
Local 706, has signed up with the
Newspaper Publishers' ass'n. This
means the seven loop English dailies
agree to employ union drivers on
their delivery wagons.
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A Delmar, N. Y.,. church provides
ear trumpets for deaf attendant.