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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 6:22; sunset, 5:42.
Baby Curio, 1, 544 Osborne, dead;
Evanston enlarges its police force
to 32 members.
Ruby Pespo, 3, 1421 - W; Ohio,
scalded to death.
Twenty injured when interurban
car left track at 157th.
Frsink Vondrak, 12, 2024 Allport,
flipped moving Burlington train. Fell
under wheels. Dead.
Otto Schenk, formerly officer Ger
man army, now chef at Blackstone
hotel, sued for divorce.
Policeman Andrew Park, 4928 W.
Van Buren, given 60-day sentence
when he refused to pay $15 month
for support of mother.
Hop Loy, Chinaman, 526 S. State,
disconsolate when recruiting serg't
wouldn't let him enlist in navy be
cause he was not U. S. citizen.
Mrs. Jean Wallace Butler, suffrage
leader, has gone to attend inaugura
tion of Pres. Wilson. She will stay
until May in the east and south.
Caroline Wilson, 49, 2029 Sheffiield
ay., run down and killed at Eastwood
and Sheridan rd. by auto of A. J.
Rost, 5244 Kenmore av.
Wm. Jenkins, Canadian army de
serterwanted here on charge of tak
ing Jessie Stuart, 16, from Chicago
to Detroit for immoral purposes, ar
rested in Detroit.
Det Serg'ts Michael Belwick, P. F.
Loftus, Gregory Moran and Wm.
Bush sent to Washington to look out
for Chicago dips during inaugura
tion. Walter Petries, 4348 W. 28th, gave
self up to police, but denied knowl
edge of death of Motorcycle Police
man David Magee, whose body was
found near his wrecked cycle. Pe
tries' auto with battered fender in
Mayor revoked saloon and res
taurant license of Roy Delano, 710 E.
39th, because of "hushed-up" shoot
ing police say occurred there.
August Walquist and wife, 906
Fletcher, dressed in ragged clothes
to attend "hard time social." Bur
glars broke in. Thought they were
poor and did not look in dresser
drawer for big haul of jewelry.
Jas. Pentis sentenced to 14 years
for murdSr of Miss Tillie Poeppel,
1466 Madison, for v going to movie
with another man.
Judge David for second time ap
proved film "The Sins of Sons,"
which Chicago censors barred. De
nied motion for new trial.
Dr. A. C. Rasmussen, 67, head of
Institute of regeneration, 1806 N.
Francisco av., held in $10,000 bonds
on charge of performing illegal oper
ation. Storage foods slightly lower in
price. Fresh vegetables way up, ac
count of frost bitten crops in south.
Green peppers jumped from $4 to
$11 a crate.
Chas. Boettner, Jr., 1842 S. Hard
ing av., taxi driver, robbed of his taxi,
fur coat, $200 in jewelry and $6.
Clarence J. Keysboe, son of Austin
contractor, convicted as head of syn
dicate of drug smugglers.
Mumps invaded the Univ. of Chi
cago. Mildred Miles, Esther McLean
and Dorothy Edgar have been isolat
ed. Roswell Magill and William
Davis are quarantined in Hitchcock
Jos. S. Phillips, broker, brother of
late Geo. Phillips, "corn king," ac
cused of infidelity in testimony of
wife. Judge Thompson indicated he
would grant divorce with $90 month
"Bob" O'Hare, management of
whose property was turned over to
his wife when he was adjudged in- A,
competent to care for it, fined $100,
morals court, for violating promise
to stop drinking.
Alex Reglich, 853 Fulton, arrested,
charged with theft of paintings
valued at $2,000 from office of Dr. E.
F. Stace, 845 S. Wabash ai