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LOCAL WAR NOTES
G. A. R. veterans called to assist
Ruth Law, girl aviator, .wants to
scout for U. S. army.
Tag day for benefit of war suffer
ers in Ukrania today.
Chicago manufacturers expect million-dollar
1,200 "jackies" from Great Lakes
station start for east tonight.
Twenty wireless stations in- Oak
Park, Evanston and Austin disman
tled. Forty women doctors ready to vol
unteer for service in army medicaf
W. D. Nesbit says east is forming!
large farm army to stave off food
United Spanish War Veterans to
parade through loop today to urge
John R. Thompson says employes
who enlist will find jobs waiting for
them when they return.
Harry Pratt Judson, pres. Univ. of
Chicago, urged science students to
.train for army service.
G. F. Griffin, Griffin Wheel Co., do
nated $500 prize for stirring war pos
ter that will aid recruiting.
Polic&men saved dtto Heyne from
ducking in river by infuriated Amer
icans after he insulted flag.
Four sons of Dr. Arthur "Rogers,
rector St. Mark's Episcopal church,
Evanston, have joined colors.
Chicago "U" professors will turn
gardeners. Vacant university land
will be apportioned among them.
Chicago Methodist Church Union
passed resolutions urging" Wilson to
declare dry nation during war.
Supplies for care of 5.Q00 members
of officers' reserve corps will be here
when Fort Sheridan camp opens.
National guard recruiting: dropped
off yesterday. H4 men accepted by
First, Seventh anfl Eighth infantries.
Federal agents seeking German
agent, Mexico bound, who is said to I
have tapped telephone wires run
ning into federal bldg. Expect to
get him in Laredo, Tex.
Wm. Burrows, 4043 Carroll av.,
member of Canadian army, "some
where in France," filled in battle.
Building Trades Council endorsed
universal training an dstrict economy
and put ban on unnecessary strikes.
Philbrick Jackson, Chicago Univ. v
football captain, passed second lieu- .
tenant's examination for marine
United Spanish War Veterans,
Camp No. 53, offered services to the
dep't of justice to run down German
v Poles protest against being re
fused citizenship papers because part
of Poland is German territory. Say
they're loyal to America.
- Stanley Titrowski, 6249 S. State, -arrested
for praising kaiser and pre
dicting German victory, discharged
after open apology.
First Deputy Westbrook- wants
U. S. aid in running down anti-Ahier-ican
gang who murdered Gregario
Inquandi because he cheered U. S.
s Frederal agent quizzed Wm. Olden
burger, real estate dealer, 9129 Com
mercial av., described as "pro-German."
Son is enginee rin Brooklyn
Jacob Lischlig, 3747 Oiho, caused
arrest of Hugo Ockermann, 3759
Ohio, and "Walter Zobjecek, 414 N. '
Hamlin. Says they "falsely said he
insulted American flag.
War dep't says that only married
men whose families would actually .
be in want during war will he mus
tered out of national, guard. Rich
married men must serve.
BITS OF NEWS v
R. E. Blackwood, sec'y Civil. Serv-
ice Reform league, sued for separate
maintenance by Bernice Blackwood.
Desertion charged. Have .one child.
Mayor Thompson will lay corner
stone today of new $400,000 building
being erected by street car men's
union at Ashland av. and Van Buren,