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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
' Sunrise, 5:31; sunset, 6:16.
Jury in Joseph Thomas case dis
agreed. Motion for new trial April 7.
Grace Potts, 2912 Lake Park av.,
hurt when street car hit auto.
' Margaret Gaughan, 16, 8045 Aber
deen, missing. Wanted to be war
Four arrested on gambling charges
in rear of saloon, 75 W. Randolph.
Jas. V. Campbell, employe Herman-Fisher
Co., arrested on embez
N. H. Erbertshauser and wife,
7729 Adams, hurt when auto was hit
by another which sped away.
Jos. Wirshing, 448 N. Parkside av.,
robbed of $67 by two men.
Jos. Wynn, 11, 1245 N. Paulina,
killed. Fell down elevator shaft at
1250 N. Paulina.
Jas. Hobart, 1540 N. Rockw,e!l,
dead. Gas. Trouble with wife.
Boy bandits gots $15 from Edw.
Eastman's delicatessen store, 501 W.
Patrick Brogan, Evanston cop,
took girl to dance at North Side Tur
ner halL Some one stole his hat and
Chas. Amstein, 6751 Lafayette av.,
on police dep't 40 years, quit.
Bridget Barrett, 1320 Orleans, fell
down stairs. Skull fractured.
Postmaster W. B. Carlisle has as
Police of Desplaines st and East
Chicago av. shifted for election day.
Safeblowers got $27 from W. P.
Mussey's billiard hall, 11 W. Monroe.
Plans being made for new patriotic
demonstration at Auditorium.
Health Com'r Robertson say whis
ky is bad medicine.
Negroes held mass meeting at
Bethel church. Pledged loyalty to
Fire threatened Lake Bluff train
Oliver Wolf, 5708 Emerald av., ar
rested on charge of stealing from the
ptore of Gus Edelson, 5238 Halsted.
Jas. Vance Hackett, newspaper re
porter, sought as heir to estate.
Andrew Krisier, 4503 S. Whipple,
hurt when motorcycle was hit by
auto of I. M. Aronson, 3641 W. 13th.
Chicago Russians celebrated fall
of Nick Romanoff at meeting at
Schoenhoefen hall, Milwaukee and
Ashland avs. d
Bert Aitken, 444-N. State, arrested
on serious charge on complaint of
Mrs. Mary Schoenfeld, same address.
Five arrested for Sunday saloon
Edw. Brooks, 750 N. Stater and
Wm. Burt, 116 W. Ontario, painters,
hurt when scaffold fell.
Mayor named 19 doctors for new
contagious hospital at 31st st and
Serg't Patrick Shannon, N. Robey
st station, died. Pneumonia.
Four men in black auto held up
Wm. Krebs, baker, 3453 Harrison.
REV. WILLIAMS "IN AGAIN."
State's Att'y Hoyne last night
charged the Rev. Elmer L. Williams,
politician-pastor of the North Side,
and Frank Campbell, head of the
Campbell Detective Agency, with in
spiring the threats of disbarment
proceedings against, him. They
based their cry on the fact that he
failed to prosecute the salonnkeep
ers who got "in wrong" with the
Thompson political machine.
Hoyne said that in his opinion
Campbell was peeved because h
turned him down cold on a request
for some of the prosecutor's sleuth
ing work. Williams, in his political
activities, has been tied up with the
Francis Becker machine in the 21st
Sandusky, O. Lester Koutz, mili
tiaman on guard, shot, probably fa
tally, tramp who did not obey his or
der to halt