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dlans which claimed rights to lake
Warden A. Smith, county hospital,
denounced law asking arrest for
drunkards before they, can get medi
Wm. F- Claussing hit by divorce
bill, accused of drinking too much.
Mrs. Florence Schaefer turned
down in suit for $1,250 which she
says she lost in placing it in Wash
ington Park bank safety box.
Mrs. H. P. Manford, 1405 Judson
av., lost $33 to pickpocket as she left
movie theater in Evanston.
Bert R. Van Debogert, druggist,
1128- E. 62d, chased burglar down
street in pajamas.
- Five payroll bandits got $2,500
from Harry Schaaf, 4334 Drexel
blvd., pres. Adam Schaaf Piano Co.
Mrs. Dominick Livcis, 1632 S. St.
Louis av., shot and killed by brother,
Jos. Suweisdise. Cleaning revolver.
Mrs. Elizabeth Trump, 1738 W.
Madison, killed by auto at Madison
'and Hermitage av.
PASTOR CONDEMNS SHROUDING
MIRACLE OF LIFE IN
Denver, Jan. 9. Open advocacy
of Mrs. Margaret Sanger's birth con
trol plan by Rev. David H. Fouse,
pastor of Firs Refornfed church and
prominent Denver churchman, creat
After strongly condemning the
secrecy in which processes by which
the race is propagated are shrouded.
Dr. Fouse declared:
We must learn not to shirk duty
of discussing origin of men and wom
en. The family is the foundation of
, the state and it is our patriotic duty
to study that foundation.
"To the average American who has
a well-developed sefnse of fair play,
it seems that there is no good reason
for forbidding what is known and
practiced by;the well-to-do from the
poor and those classes most in need
pi the information," , -
FOLKS WONDER HOW RIDDELL
HOLDS JOB WITH LOEB
Victims of the con game worked
by Chas. E. Riddell, head of the Lo
gan Square Business college and me
chanical drawing teacher in the Me
dill high school, are wondering what
strange pull he has with President
Jakey Loeb of the school board.
Although Riddell is under convic
tion for swindling Theodore G.
Heyne, 11115 S. Eggleston av.,
Jakey Loeb still allows him to teach
the young people at the Medill high.
Any day Riddell may be snatched
from his pupils and sent to jail to
serve his sentence
Riddell worked his game through
-Ihe medium of V,ic Lawson's Daily
News want aa columns. Just as tne
clairvoyant trust got their suckers
through Examiner ads, so Riddoll
got wealthy from Daily News suck
ers. Heyne says he paid Riddell $30 in
advance for a course of instruction
in motion picture machine operating.
When no lessons were forthcoming
and Riddell refused to give him back
his money, Heyne became suspicious.
He investigated and found that the
municipal court calendars were
clogged with cases of Daily ' News
want ad victims against RiddelL
Heyne then brought his grievance to
State's Att'y Hoyne. RiddelPs indict
ment, trial and conviction went
through in rapid succession. The
conviction was made Dec. 22. Since
then Riddell has managed to have
Judge Pam delay passing sentence.
Meanwhile, Riddell is in charge of
the youngsters at Medill. Loeb re
fuses to-discuss the case.
GIRL HIT BY FIELD TRUCK
Esther Shostrom,- 531 W. 66th pi.,
was knocked down and injured by a
Marshall Field & Co. auto truck this
morning as she attempted to cross
the street at Jackson and 5th av.
She was removed to the Iroquois hos
pital for treatment James Hag-
l gerty, driver, was not held, t