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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, March 20, 1917, NOON EDITION, Image 4',
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NEWS OF THE DAY C
Sunrise, 5:53; sunset, 6:02.
Nick Drucker, Bellwood saloon
keeper, fined $100 for keeping gam
Bernard Fender, 3616 Douglas
blvd., beaten and robbed of $100 and
jewelry in hallway of home.
James Ryan, 3950 W. 12th. freed
of gambling charge when he told the
judge Jhat Policeman Arthur Horr,
who arrested him, lost 80 cents in
Fergus Printing Co., 500 N. Dear
born, fined $25 for. violation of 10
hour law for women.
John Dillon, radio inspector for
government, left for Milwaukee to
conduct tests lor operators.
Charles Mitchell, head of Int Pic
ture Frame Co., filed bankruptcy
Edwin Clark, Winnetka, filed suit
tor $&u,uuu against ueo. uonsaives.
Ray Houghton, confidence game
expert, brought back from San Fran
cisco. Civil service com'n postponed hear
ing on ex-Chief of Police Healey and
ten police lieutenants.
Ralph C. Bennett, former ass't
state's at'y, sued Sydney Boynton for
$10,000, following 'fight in lobby of
Vaclav Lala, 2322 Millard av.,
sued E. B. Woolf, real estate dealer.
Says he was cheated on trade.
Leo Hildebrand, wanted in con
nection with killing of Thos. Dillon,
brought back from St Louis.
Divorce suit against Dougal Mc
Kenzie started today. Mrs. McKen
zie charges cruelty.
Mrs. Josephine Weideling filed
cross-bill accusing hubby of seeing
Paul Bernfoot, 1114 W. Chicago
av., fined $50 for trying to evade
Malcolm Sterrett, Evanston, refus
ed 10 present petition to run for may
cr of suburb. Friends filed for him.
, Edward Becker, 1922 W. North aV.,
and Frank Grouse, 1129 Prummund
pi., fined $20 and costs for fighting
with two Ohio nat'l guardsmen in
John Tonstrko, carriage driver,
810 N. Carpenter, thrown from ve
hicle when car hit it. Skull frac
tured. City Prosecutor Miller instructed
policemen to refer all legal inquiries
to his assistants stationed at police
Cruelty, desertion and drunken
ness charged by Mrs. Betty Kraft in
suit for divorce from Ben Kraft.
John Sweeney, real estate dealer,
sued by sister-in-law, Mrs. Mary
KehX Says she .lost $15,000 in ifeal
Estate of Charles Peacock, Jr.,
filed for probation. Amounts to
$220,000; goes to family.
William Norton, 1651 W. Jackson
blvd., wife Frieda and Gene Weller
severely hurt when Robey st car hit
New inquiry into actionsof state
board of live stock comm'rs started
by State's Att'y Hoyne.
Jas. Liapos, bootblack, 647 S.
Dearborn, lost $300 to two men by
use of haadkerchief game.
Albert Budasek, 1802 S. Throop,
hit John Hrack, 829 N. Kostner av.,
over the head as he was stabbed in
fight. Both may die.
. Amanda Kopka, 16, Hinsdale, held
with two men as result of flirtation
two weeks ago. N
Ben Koch, bankrupt jobber in
woolens at 223 W. Jackson blvd.,
went to Judge Landis' court with
$780. Judge ordered it turned over
Sam Greenblatt, 8 months old, Chi
cago Heights, burned to death when
his brother set fire to clothes while
playing with matches.
Frank Gerary, 17, 212 W. 42d pi.,
and Harry Jacobs, 16, 234 Root, ar
rested in stolen auto.