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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 5:24; sunset, 6:21.
Canal st. bridge closed to traffic to
Thirty-five more schools joined in
Victor Peterson, 7336 Champlain
av., killed by L C. train.
Thirty-one school teachers mar
ried within last few months.
Daniel F. Burk granted divorce
from Annabelle Burk. She left him.
Fifteen men arrested in gambling
raid on Room 210, Advertising bldg.
One hundred laborers employed by
Hately Bros., packers, 35th and Iron,
Wm. C Graham sued for divorce
by Mattie Graham. Charged with in
fidelity and desertion.
David McQuarrie filed cross di
vorce bill against Gladys MacQuarrie
Each charges cruelty.
Chas. B. Eisle charged with lar
ceny by embezzlement from Mrs.
Florence Couthoui Scott
Judge Thomson indicated he would
grant Mrs. Florence Raymond di
vorce from Jules N. Raymond.
State Rep. Tim Murphy, 852 W.
50th pL, shot and wounded brother,
Jas., during quarrel. Latter will re
Marko Merkovich, 4816 St Paul,
filed $20,000 suit against John A.
Leoni, 3131 W. 16th. False arrest
Lew Fuller, vaudeville actor, wants
divorce from Louise Fuller. Charges
infidelity. "Named Geo. Shirley and
Thos. Innes pleaded guilty to Louis
Iichtenstein murder. Sentence de
layed until Walter Stevens and Al
fred Chase are tried.
$7,000 worth of brass journals, al
leged to have been stolen from
freight cars, found in Max Siegel's
junk shop, 7016 Houston av.
Thos. Wilson, ex-cashier Electric
Review and Western Electrician, held
to grand jury on embezzlement
charge. Said to be $7,000 short
Boss barbers hint at 50-cent hair
cuts in future.
Felix Mitchell will be named sup
of streets today. . ,
Bertha Delcourt would divorce
Odilon. Desertion charged.
American flag torn from window
of Laura Whitcomb, 500 Belden av.
Four persons hurt when street cars
collided at State and Randolph sts.
Mrs. Victoria Belang, 7604 N. Ash
land av., killed by gas. Defective pipe,
Judge Boyer, Evanston, fined Fred
Klaner, 2733 Pine Grove av., $5 for
Watchers for E. I. Jarrett, 33d
ward aldermanic candidate, claim a
gain of 75 votes.
Albert Brown, driver for Cunning
ham Ice Cream Co., fell from wagon
seat. Concussion of brain.
Timothy Hicks got fractured skull
in fight with Fred Smith; died later.
Smith arrested. Both negroes.
Mayor Thompson, in discussing
"knifing" charges, said: "Deneen Re
publicans played with knives and got
cut" , '
Ralph Busse, 3506 Pierce av., said
another stoie Dorothy Busse's affec
tion while he was away with militia.
Charles Lew Wallace, 1229 Hood,
pres. defunct Wallace Lumber Co.,
bankrupt Liabilities, $100,030; as
Wm. Falconer, 10 years old,
bought farm at Belmont and Cicero
avs. 75 years ago for $200; sold it
yesterday for $400,000.
Rev. Alex Greenwald, 1423 N. La
Salle, accused of theft of $5,000
Stradivarius violin by Anna Sczo
berg, 1206 S. Karlov av. Arrested.
John Blossman, Bass Lake Junc
tion, Ind., spit on American flag at
Chicago and Western avs. Jas. Mo
riafty, 2438 Chicago av., trounced
him and turned him over to police.
Storm caused $50,000 damages
along shore line between Rogers' and