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Eager to avenge the death of Eld
ward Mulvihill, every brother patrol
man in the city was on the lookout
for the well-dressed Italian -masher
who shot Mulvihill when the latter
came to the aid of a girl upon whom
the masher-murdefer was pressing
unwelcome attentions. A police
order with a minute description of
the slayer was .scattered broadcast
Mulvihill was stopped last night as
he reached W. Harrison and Miller
stsr. by an aged woman, who told him
that she was waiting for her daugh
ter to come from Work at the Saw
yer Biscuit Co. The girl had beeh
annoye'd by an Italian every night for
weeks. He threatened to kill her un
less she married him
Mulvihili waited with the mother
until her daughter, Florence Ward of
1022 Taylor st., came into sight. The
Italian was with her.
The policeman" Walked lip and tried
to grab the stranger, titlt he broke
aftd ran. A flve-mihtite chdBfe led
into ah alley near Vernon Park pi.
and Miller st. Here two bullets from
the Italian's gun stopped pursuit be
fore the policeman could draw.
Teror Landie, James Oddiu; Jos.
Sprido and four other Italians were
taken into' custody by the police of
the Maxwell st. station today. The
names of the four -were withheld by
the police, pending an investigation.
A stiff preliminary grilling brought
-a o .
Mexican soldiers clash in
streets of jaurez
El Paso, Tex., bed. 19. An armed
'clash of rival factions df Mexican
government soldiers was threatened
ill Juarez last night when Gen. Gott--zales,
commandant, ordered follow
ers of Col. Luis ComaduFdh disarm
ed. The entire garrison turned but
and marched to the Cuartel occupied
fcy ComadUrah's iheh, shouting Vivas'.
f6f tfevihd aild donzateg. Taken by
surprise, the Comadiifan detach
ment, numbering abotlt 170 men,
gave tip its awns.
BURGLAR 6iNTLEWiTH GlRL--INVITED
T 6 RETURN
If the Christmas burglar that in
vaded the ho toe Of Mrs. Hallie Tfdsn
goOi, 4207 N. Lincoln st.r yesterday,
will eome back he can have a well
filled basket that will tiring Cheer tb
hiln and die kiddles, if he has kiddies'.
Mrs. Tfdshgaar is SOrfy for this
btlrglaf because she just knows that
he was hungry "when he broke into
their fiat. And the way he treated
Jaha, her , lS-year-old daughter,
proves that he has a kind heart aflfl
is probably a daddy himself, in need.
Wheh Jana came home from
school she tio sooner" opened the dbOr
than she bumped into this ljurgiaf
She streamed, but jumped at him
and started fighting with all her" lit
tle might. He stopped her, of course,
and tied her hands and feet, but he
did -it gently and laid her down s6
softly that Mrs. Trosngaar just
knows he didn't want to hurt her.
The intruder left Jana on the floor
and hdfried from the house with
nothlflg but a bdttle Of milk taken
off the porch.
WashlHgtdhi Admiral Fletcher,
Commander FVank tL Clark and Ru
bin S. Backenhaus, civil engineer of
Boston navy yard, appointed board
to select site for proposed govern
ment armor plate plant.
Rumania is dtie of the ridhest parts
of Europe. After the U. 5. and Rus
sia, it is the largest gram-growing
country in the world. It IS' otte of the
world's Chief oil fields.
If the hills and mountains of the
earth were suddenly leveled and the
earth todk the shape of a billiard
ball it would have a cotefihe of wa
ter ,592 f feet jdeei. x