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TYPICAL WRAP FOR AFTERNOON
Coat of Maroon Color Poplin.
By Betty Brown
The shops are displaying an unus
ually large assortment of wraps for
wearing over handsome afternoon
frocks, wraps which possess as much
style as the gowns themselves. An
excellent example is a long coat of
maroon color poplin, which has a
quaintly gathered collar to harmo
nize with the gathered skirt
Curiously old-fashioned in appear
ance, but extremely smart in fact,
aye the new utility coats of covert
cloth". They are cut uppn semi-fitted
unbroken Jine's and seem especially
novel Because they are unbelted.
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MAYOR BACKS GARDEN MOVE
Mayor Thompson has given the
official endorsement of the city ad
ministration to the city garden
movement by issuing a call for a
general meeting to be held Friday
noon in the council chamber. 'All
forces engaged in promoting the gar
den are'invited to this meet.
A report was read to council Mon
day afternoon giving a list of vacant
lots available for garden use in Chi
cago. o o
EVANSTON. WOMEN GIVE UP
Members of tfoHb!" End Mothers'
club of Bvanston debated an hour on
a candidate for alderman of the 6th
ward. Finally decided on Mrs. Carl
Mohr. She refused to run. So the
club passed up the idea. Figured it
took so long to pick a candidate it
would take much longer to elect her.
SABOL MAKES CONFESSION
Joseph Sabol, 1542 Cornell strick
en with remorse, pleaded guilty to
the charge of murder in Judge Pam's
court. He broke down when As's't
State's Att'y Murphy read' the state
ment of the dying girl Celia Rudon
whom-he shot Feb. 5.
Will be sentenced today. i
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New York. "It is a wicked and abr .v
surd doctrine, full of untruth's and O
falsehoods," salcf May. Gen. Wood at
Economic club in reference to paci
fist speech of Rev. A. A. Berle, for
merly of Chicago, who talked before.
Peoria, HI. Gov. F. 0. Lowden
boomed as Republican 1920 presiden
tial candidate at banquet of Central
DL Republican club.