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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
Sunrise, 4:47; sunset, 6:47.
47,769 babies born in Chicago in
Harlow N. Higinbotham, aged cap
italist, seriously ill.
Body of unidentified man, about
50, taken from river at Roscoe st.
Four auto bandits raided Walter P.
Schiethe's saloon, 6158 S. Morgan.
Hundreds of policemen will be
transferred by Chief Schuettler this
"Matinee burglar" suspect arrest
ed in Hyde Park. Valuable plunder
Four auto bandits got $25 and gold
watch from Geo. Goettner, druggist,
1426 W. Garfield blvd.
South Side Saloonkeepers" ass'n
are going to ask council to pass or
der abolishing free lunch.
West Suburban Law and Order En
forcement league formed in Oak
Park to fight for "dry Illinois."
Mrs. Sarah D. Jenkins has been
succeeded as sup't of Y. M. C. A., 830
Michigan av., by Mrs. G. I. Reed.
Joseph Cutaia, Italian, 834 Milton
av., shot to death near home. Sawed
off shotgun. "Black handers" sought
Albert Samuelson, tailor, shot to
death during quarrel with Italian in
front of 1289 Mohawk. Assassin es
caped. Body of Wm. J. Murphy, Kansas
City, Mo., found in slip in Illinois steel
mills, South Chicago. Dead two
Allen Hanratty, Clarence Owens
and Harry Allen, 30 Waverly cL, ar
rested. Supposed burglary loot found
in room. . - ,
Two workmen narrowly escaped
serious injury when acetlyne gas
tank blew up in Morris & Co. stock
' Burglars got provisions from Chas.
Hammesfahr's delicatessen store,
165 N. La Salle, two doors from de
Dr. Emil Bunta, young, psycholo
gist whose mind became affected
several months ago, released from
Elgin as sane. His wife, Emily How
ard, will continue suit for annulment,
it is said. '
Girl who tried suicide by poison in.rv
Wilson av. dry goods store identified J
as Ruth Covyeow, 3447 Lincoln av.,
recently "arrested in hotel with Wal
ter Haisler, chauffeur, on complaint
of Mrs. Haisler.
250 guests driven from Revere
house by early morning fire. Edw.
Wessels, 301 W. Chicago av., climbed
four fligtfts and rescued Josephine
Bennet, 4, whom mother had forgot
ten. Small damage.
W. Jones, 1817 Ridge, negro, trav
eling in taxi, tried to hold up auto
containing Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Ros
enthal, 5358 Prairie av., and Mr. and
Mrs. Sidney Hess, 5124 Greenwood -av.
Police got Jones.
John Bieczak, 1609 Cortland, driv
en insane over war, shot and killed
Vasal Golubur.'same address; wound
ed Mrs. Golubur and beaMwo babfes
with revolver. Leaped from second
story window. Caught.
POLICE HOT AFTER BALANCE OF
AUTO BANDIT GANG
Encouraged by the identification
of Joe Gallagher and Joe Moran as
two of the auto bandits who raided
the Kowalewski Bros.' bank at 1259
W. 51st, Friday night, the police
started out today to get the rest of
Gallagher is under arrest here;
Moran was pointed out by his photo
graph. Both were' picked out as
stfekup men by Mary Lew of 1642 W. (
21st pi, stenographer in the . bank
which was held up. Moran and R, T.
Wilson, another suspect, are under
arrest fn Gary. Ind., in another case.
Mexico City. Fritz Pablitz, Ger
man, arrested and put an peniten
tiary. Understood charge against
him is violating neutrality.