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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 6:18; sunset, 5:45.
Last day for paying election bets!
(Justave Smitn, Waterloo, la., blew
out gas in hotel room. Resusitated.
Paul Thayer, 5020 Michigan av.,
fire fan, killed when fire truck on
which he rode crashed at 45th and
Roscoe Smith, 14, Hoopeston, III.,
searching South Side for mother,
who left home after quarrel with dad.
Louis Finkelstein's flat, 5332
Prairie av., robbed $200 worth.
Louis Weinstein, 1520 Hastings in
jured when street car hit his wagon.
Steve Zorp, 2316 Wentworth, and
Minnie Mitrovic, 20, 2314 Wentworth,
ran away to get married. Back with
out weddingTiertiflcate. He's pinched.
Policeman Frank Farrell arrested
on charge of contributing to .delin
quency of Pauline Konecki, 17, and
While fighting fire at 15 W. Van
Buren, fireman under Battalion Chief
Michael Corrigan, discovered fire
across street in Manor hotel. Both
Leon Melon arrested in loop with
$100 worth of jewelry of C. P. Greene,
Lake water in North Chicago
blamed for spreading epidemic of ty
phoid. Robbers cleaned out home of
Christian B. Wright, 1900 Calumet
av. Family in California.
Fred Brown brought back from
Milwaukee on bigsmy charge."
Sol LaBo, wanted here for $3,500
forged checks, arrested in Washing
ton. Safe weighing 600 lbs. found in the
rear of 321 Institute pi. Stolen from
grocery of Paul Mass!, 876 Orleans,
two months ago.
Sam Levin arrested as dip at 12th
and Halsted. Three others taken in
Thomas J. Deeren, American land
owner who fled Cuban revolution,
cays sugar crop is in danger,
Mrs. O. F. Jordan preached in pul
pit of Evanston Christian" church to
relieve husband, pastor.
"M. D. Keyes and wife" and "Clar
ence Green and wife" evicted from
Congress hotel and arrested for dis
order. Four auto bandits held up Jack's
cafe, 2025 W. Madison, shot two pa
trons who resisted and got away with
Protest against raise in rents con
tained in thousands of letters sent
out by F. A. Langdon, pres. Flat
Twenty Chinese arrested in gamb
ling raid, 549 S. Clark.
Sol Westerfeld, ex-pres. Nat'l Gro
cers' ass'n, asked special session of
congress to consider food question.
Lewis Smith, janitor at 3662 Wa
bash av., fell two stories. Lives.
CAPTAINS ALSO "CAME ACROSS"
An investigation that will show
whether or not some police captains
also .paid for their jobs was started
today by State's Att'y Hoyne, accord
ing to a source in chose touch with
the doings of the "North Side."
This quiz, intended to uncover an
other slush fund raised for the higher-ups
in the police department, fol
lows closely upon the confessions
that the state's attorney got out of
eight lieutenants that they contrib
uted to a $3,200 fund for Chief of
Police Healey when they sought ad
vancement from the rank of ser
geant According to these confessions,
there were eleven sergeants, anxious
for promotion, that gave the $3,200
HELD UP LOOP OFFICE
Two men entered Merriman & Co.
loan office, room 1310, Fort Dear
born bldgv 130 W. Monroe, this morn
ing and robbed Josephine Grasley,
6162 S. Michigan, cashier. Got $150.
Gagged and bound girL