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PETITION ASKS THAT COURTS
BE FORBIDDEN TO ENJOIN
Signed by several hundred "neu
trals," a long petition asking the
legislature to pass a law forbidding
the courts from enjoining peaceful
picketing of shops where a strike is
on has been forwarded to Springfield.
True to the predictions of Mother
Jones last Monday, the wholesale ar
rests of strikers on orders of Judges
Baldwin and Smith aroused public
The 'measure they ask is very much
like the federal Clayton act.
Meanwhile a committee from the
signers of the petition are trying to
settle the strike differences between
the workers and manufacturers.
Some of the most prominent neu
trals who put their names down un
der the protest against the use of the
injunction, are: Ex-Gqy. Dunne, Prof.
Ernst Freund, Bishop P. Anderson,
George E. Hooker, Prof. Graham
Taylor, Mrs. Joseph T. Bowen, Mrs.
Mary H. Wilmarth, Miss Mary E. Mc
Dowell, Dr. John Henry Hopkins,
Prof. James H. Tufts, Prof. James A.
Field, Prof. H. A. Millis, Dr. Alice
Hamilton, Harriet L. Hale, Mary F.
Balcomb, Dwight H. Perkins, E. J.
Davis, Mrs. Willoughby Walling,
Walter C. Hately, Harry W. Barnum,
Francis E. Hinckley, Prof. Albion W.
Small, H. H. Newman, Prof. William
Gardner Hale. Rob't E. Park, Belle
B. Simpson, Ellen Gates Starr,.F. H.
Deknatel, Prof. John M. Coulter,
Harold L. Ickes, Prof. S. P. Brecken
ridge, Sigmund Zeisler, Edith Abbott
and Grace Abbott '
New York. 20,000 messenger
boys drilling here. Maybe they're
going to be dispatch riders for the
enemy, so their messages won't ever
Detroit- "Strictly fresh" eggs
were sold from downtown jewelry
store yesterday. Advertised at 38
cents 10 cents under market. Stock
of 1,8.00 was cleaned out m just 50
Mr. John Philip Sousa, famous di
rector of U. S. Marine band,' guest of
honor at Press club luncheon, will
give reminiscences of his experi
ences, Thurs., 12:30 p. m.
City club of Chicago luncheon
Thurs. Hon. Walter L. Fisher and
Aid. Chas. E. Merriam speak on "Bu
reau of Public Efficiency's Proposals
for Unification of Local Governments
SHEBOYGAN BOWLER SETS NEW
Alex Kober, 22, a ballplayer of She-
boygan, Wis., has set a record for
tournament bowling which will keep
A. B. C. stars hustling to beat.
Kober rolled a total of 2,014 in all
events in a state tournament at
Manitowac, Wis., an average of
224 4-9 for the nine games.
Higher averages have been made,
but never in tournament bowling-