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fME CMOAGO G1AOL.E:
REDUCE YOUR COST OF LIVING
THE FAIR is the reliable store that keeps
up the quality of its merchandise no matter
how low it cuts the prices.
GROCERIES, MEATS AND FISH
Boats and Launches
Dry Q ood s
Cigars and Tobacco
Rods and Reels
Harness and Saddles
Hardware and Toots
Hats and Caps
Incubators and Brooders
Jewelry and Silverware
Nets and Seines
Pipes nnd Smokers' Articles
Shirts, Collars and Cuffs
Tents and Awnings
Trunks and Suit Cases
State. AJami and Dearborn SU. Phono Exchange i Mall Order Filled
Chicago Established 1875 by E. J. Lehmann
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Popular Democratic Candidate for M ayor.
Democratic Nuttonal Committeeman
for Illinois Charles Booschonsteln,
Democratic State Committee.
Chairman Arthur W. Charles, Car
ts!. Vice Chairman Douglas I'attlaon,
Freoport; Terence F. Moras, Chicago;
Cd. M. Splllor, Marlon.
Secretary Isaac U. Craig, Mattoon.
Treasurer Ernest Hoover, Taylor
vllle. Sergeant-at-Arms Jerry J. Kant,
Cast St. iuls.
Democratic County Committee.
James At. Dalley, chairman.
William P. Feoney, secretary.
Managing Committee of the Democrat
lo Party of Cook County.
Chairman James M. Dalley.
Vice Chairmen Joseph Rushkewlcz,
Frank F. Rooder, Anton J. Cermak,
James M. Whalen, Frank H. McCul
loch. Chairman of Executive Committee
Secretary William P. Feoney.
Assistant Secretary John F. Quia.
Financial Secretary Jacob
Treasurer Fred W. Blockl.
Sergeant-at-Arms John J. Leonard.
First Ward Michael Kenna.
Second Ward William J. Graham.
Third Ward Thomas D. Nash.
Fourth Ward James M. Dalley.
Fifth Ward Patrick J. Carr.
Sixth Ward John P. Olbbons.
Seventh Ward James M. Whalen.
Eighth Ward John H. Mack.
Ninth Ward John J. Leonard.
Tenth Ward Joseph W. Cermak.
Eleventh Ward A. J. Sabath.
Twelfth Ward Anton J. Cermak.
Thirteenth Ward Martin J. O'Brien.
Fourteenth Ward Patrick A. Nash.
Fifteenth Ward Thomas P. Keane.
Sixteenth Ward Stanley H. Kunz.
Sovonteenth Ward Joseph Rushkewlcz.
Eighteenth Ward Bernard J. Cre
tan. Nineteenth Ward John Powers.
Twentieth Ward Dennis J. Egan.
Twenty-first Ward John F. O'Mal
ley. Twenty-second Ward Rudolph L.
Twenty-third Ward Joseph L. 0111.
Twenty-fourth Ward Frank F. Boe
der. Twenty-fifth Ward Harry R. Gib
bons. Twenty-sixth Ward Honry A. Zen-
Twenty-seventh Ward Nell Murtey.
Twenty-eighth Ward Frank Paa-
Twenty-ninth Ward Enimett Whea-
Thirtieth Ward James F. Heffer-
Thirty-first Wara Michael K, Bherl-
Thirty-second War4 Frank J,
Thh-trthlrd Ward Timothy Crowe.
fMtty-fonrt Ward Joseph 0, Kost-
Thirty-fifth Ward William P,
Country Towns Samusl Klolnltz,
Chicago Heights; Francis M. Keough,
Lomont; Peter Wolf, Molroso Park;
Boss C. Hall, oaK Park; Isaac M.
Kuobtor, Palatine, nnd Frank H. Mc
Culloch. Ward Organizations.
1 Headquartors, 772 S. State St.;
president, John J. Coughlln, 17 N.
La Sallo St.; secretary, Ike Roder
ick, 117 E. 20th St.
2 Headquarters, 203 E. 37th St.; tol.
Douglas 24C9; moots every Tuos
day; president, Edw. Stonson, 3415
Michigan Ave.; secrotary, Otto
Woerter, 5C8 E. 35th St.
3 Hoadqunrtors, Indiana Thoator
Bldg., 210 E. 43d St.
4 Headquarters, Young's Hall, 30th
and Wnllaco Sts.; meots first
Thursday; prosldont, John F. Bol
ton, 3254 Union Avo.; secretary,
James J. Kropacek, 3135 Normal
5 Headquartors, Kahn's Hall, 35th
and Wood sts.; meots second
Thursday; prosldont, Henry Mc-
Nernoy, 3544 S. Paulina St.; secre
tary, Matthew M. Bunyan, 3420
7--Headquarters, Calumot K. of C.
Hall, C202 Cottage Grove Avo.;
president, Jamos M. Whalen, C457
Langloy Ave.; secretary, Elmer J.
Whltty, 6424 Langloy Avo.
8 Headquartors, 9215 Commercial
Ave.; prosldont, John P. Byrnes,
7457 Bond Ave.; secrotary, Gus
tavo Stelnwlg, 9370 Anthony Avo.
9 Hoadqunrtors, DeHaan'a Hall, 9442
Cottage Grovo Avo.; tol. Burnsldo
1183; prestdont, Catrlnes DoIIaan,
94C4 Cottage Grovo Avo.; secre
tary, Donald E. Whlttenburg,
10725 Cottago Grovo Avo.
11 Headquarters, 2152 W. 12th St.;
tol. Seeley 1940; president, Ml
chaol J. Browne, 1916 Washburno
Ave; secretary, Fred W. Bauach,
1741 W. 19th.
12 Headquarters, 2324 S. Kedzle
Ave.; tol. Lawndale 108; presi
dent, Otto Kornor, 242C S. Clifton
Park Avo.; secrotary, Joseph I.
Novak, 2401 S. Trumbull Ave.
13 Headquarters, 3230 W. Madison
St.; phono Kodzlo 423; prosldont,
James O. Denvlr, 3848 Congross
St.; secretary, John C. Morris,
3J3G W. Adams St.
14 Headquartors, Conway's Hall,
Lako St. and Western Ave.; moots
second and fourth Tuesdays;
president, James B. Shift, 1723
Grand Ave.; secrotary, Edward J.
Kelly, 3345 Park Avo.
15 Headquarters, 2705 Iowa St.;
president, E'aH -t. Kalndl, 2000
W. Chicago Ave.; secrotary, Mor
ris Gevlrtz, 830 N. Francisco Avo.
16 Headquartors, HC2 W. North
Ave.; meets overy Friday; presi
dent Joseph Potlak, 1340 W.
worm Ave.; secretary, Frank
Llterskl, 1617 Dickson St.
17 Headquarters. 988 Mllwaukon
Ave,; tel. Monroe 372; president,
Michael Palcso; secretary, Teofll
Woyna, 1020 Milwaukee Avo.
Headquarters, 1462 W. Madison
St.; tel. Monroe 3769; president,
James C. Darin, 326 S. Racine
Ave.; socretary, John Vandorburg,
123 S. Sangamon St.
19 Headquarters, northwest cornor
Blue Island Avo. and Taylor St.;
president, Thos. J. Johnson, 165C
W. Congress St.; secretary, Paul
20 Headquarters, Club Houso, 823 W.
18th St.; tol. Canal C169; moots
second and fourth Thursdays;
prestdont, Peter F. Smith, 1C08 S.
Union Ave.; secrotary, Bartb. P.
Collins. 926 W. 19th 8t
21st Headquartors, 112 Locust
, street; tol. Suporlor 491; meets every
socond Friday; president, Joseph P.
Mahonoy, 1446 N. La Sallo street;
socrotary, Edmund L. Mulcahy.
22 Headquarter, 1764 Larrabee St.;
tol. Lincoln 2746; dally moatlngs
at 716 W. North Avo.; president,
Rudolph L. Schapp, 1902 Howe
St.; phono Lincoln 7557; secro
tary, Math. J. Wngnor.
23 Headquarters, Lower Lincoln
Tumor Hall, Sheffield and Diver
sey Avos.; tol. Lincoln 1996; presi
dent, Jas. H, Poage, 616 Belmont
Ave.; secretary, Bernard Jung,
1941 Mohawk St.
24 Headquarters, 1604 Barry Ave.;
tol. Lake View 1204; prestdont,
Frank A. Stadlor, 2908 Lincoln
Avo.; secretary, Gustav Sccdorf,
3134 N. Oakley Ave.
26 Headquartors, 5401 Broadway;
phono Edgowater 494; president,
John S. Hummer, 4535 Beacon St.;
secretary, John P. Dougherty,
6310 Magnolia Ave.
26 Headquarters, 3943 Lincoln Ave.;
tel. Graco 8704; moots overy Fri
day; presldont, Chas. A. Williams,
3B Janssen Avo.; secretary,
-.as. W. Peters, 3649 N. Horml
27 Headquarters, Grace Hall, 3801
Bernard St, corner Grace, Elston
and Bernard; phone Irving 898;
meets last Friday; president,
liana Blase, E017 Pensacola Avo.;
secretary, Goo. J. Gorcken, 4040
N. LcClatro Ave.
28 Headquartors, 1967 Mllwaukeo
Ave.; phone Armltago 6471.
29 Headquartors, 1610 W. Garfield
Blvd.; tol. Drover 4152; presldont,
Frank J. Ryan; socretary, John R.
30 Headquartors, McNally's Hall,
4C47 S. Hnlstcd St.; president,
Martin J. McNally, 4647 S. Halstod
St; secretary, E. J. Kean, 631 W.
31 Headquarters, 5608 S. Halstod St.;
meots first Friday, president,
Frank J. Corr, 524 W. 60th St.;
secretary, Chas. Soner, 5852 8. Po-
32 Headquarters, suites 10 and 11,
Anderson Bldg., 6856 S. Halstod
33 Headquarters. Hodnett's Hall,
Armltago and Crawford Aves.;
phono Belmont 6991.
34 Headquarters, 3556 Ogden Ave.;
tel. Lavrndale 634; president,
Harry M. Chrlstte, 1849 S. Lawn-
dale Ave.; socrotary, Dennis E.
Duffy, 212S S. Lawndalo Ave.
25 Headquarters, 1039-41 W. Madison
St.; tel. Garflold 7132; meets first
and third Thursdays; pronldent,
R. W. Lnrkln, 4133 Jackson Blvd.;
segrotary, John S. Clark, Keoler.
and North Are.
The Chicago Bacle numbers smoei
tta suwtcrlhsrs the moat lalusaUaL
most prosperous and most respect
nea is Ctalcago.
It rtMkM nearly every man of
standing la the community and all
moa who are zaolderi of publio spla
loa or director of public attain.
It la th guide, mentor and friend of
every political leader or every shade
It Is road by Oovornmrat, Stat,
County aad 01 ty Officials.
It Is read by a ble percentage of tits
tecal fraternity, Inehtdlnc beach aad
It ts the favorite of On!a-r' lead
ins; aastasss men.
It reasast all ela', ra taste
it ts la very pablle aad srrsry
It ts a paper that Is rsad by pseals
of staadtag aad tnlasasa,
The Bails goes -o every pre
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Dominick Simply Could Not Give Up Uniform
ST. LOUIS. If Provost Mnrshal Crowdor hull vMted (lie children's court tho
other day when Dominick Onlcno wns railed to the Imr of Justice to answer
to n charge of masquerading In klinkt tho draft use might shortly bo dropped
to fifteen. Dominick Is fifteen, and Ids
ngo nnd tils long legs, (hut lift him Just
(1 feet 8 Inches above the ground, have
got liltn Into trouble. '
Dominick lives ut -107 Hnrmnn
street with his parents nnd three small
sisters. For u lotij? time he hits felt
out of plnco everywhere. Ills legs
were po elongated Hint lie hud lo fold
them over the top of tho desk In
school, where he was the butt of ridi
cule by older nnd smnllcr boyn. This
goiitllng hernme so pronounced that
Dmnlnlck'H parents withdrew him from school two years ago nnd plnrctl him
When unr euine Dominick Informed bin parents he would enlist. They
would not hear of It. Ho lust July, after tnklng mi active part In the celebra
tion of the Fourth. Doinlnick enlisted hi tho state guard. Ho snld he wns eight
een, nnd might safely have stihl twenty-eight.
For n while he only did duty ut the iirmory, drilling and the routine work
of the rookie. Toward the hitter part of the month he was ordered to do guard
duty upstate. He was given real cartridges. Two days passed wntehlng for
German agents ; then he wns called Into the tent of his captain nnd Informed
thnt he was discharged. Ho went home to lenru that his parents hud had him
removed' from the scntco.
Then Ooinlnlck was arrested for pnratlhig in the uniform. Magistrate
Reynolds heard the case nnd held the boy for trial at special sessions. No
proof of tho boy's age was before the court. Later, nt special sessions, his age
wns determined nnd the case was transferred to the children' court.
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Storm Brouaht to Mind the Pranks of Halloween
MINNEAPOLIS. Weary from work and the severe mental strain brought on
by tho tornado at Tyler, rescuers were forced time nnd again to stop as
they smiled grimly nt some of the frolics of the storm. The sight of chickens
running nround without fenthers was
coin'... .m. Rats anil mice left their hid
ing places. One went through a small
blaze nod was ringed through to the
skin. Trees In the devastated area
were stripped of branclies two or three
Inches In diameter.
The trees that were not uprooted
became Christmas trees. With more
than CO automobiles blown In hero nnd
there, tires, hoods, seats, robes, wheels
and even steering gears flew high and
landed hi Hie branches. Oiie ear was
Die street ut u rapid rate and stopped when It swerved Into u
building. Later It was burled in tho ruins of the structure.
(.'hulling mid furniture were driven In every direction. A few telephone
(idles Just outside the storm area collected mnlerlal like u magnet.
The entire east wall of the IiuihWoiiio home of M. Glmnmcrstml, cnsliler
of the First National lunik, was sliced oft, expo-dug the living room, dining
room nnd bedroom furniture mid the bathroom. The occupants escaped Injury
from Hying debris by falling on the lloor. Fiotu some other home a coal
scuttle came ll.xlng Into the parlor nnd dropped on lop of Hie piano.
Fritz Surely Picked Out a Good Old Irish Name
CHICAGO. To wear a Gorman monaker tlice days Is not likely to help
business. Thai's why u newslo named Fritz Nebulize changed his lo Lurry
Mulligan. He declared that Schultze was n hoodoo to him, so no decided to
become Irish. "No, I didn't consult no
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iWIE IS LAKH!
courts about clianglng my name," he
said when uskc about the matter. "I
Just changed It .and let It got ut that.
That's ult(tli (jitirts would have done
and It-jWnltfttyiiivp cost me a V'of
money, I'mlpory "f them legal birds.
I settled llio matter out of court nnd
now I'm Larry Mulligan. I give the
thing a thought before 1 took the
name, though. I talked the mutter
over with a couple of pals mid they
handed me n lot of bum advice. They
sn.vs 1 might as well make a regular Job out of It nnd take a good name while
I'm About It.
"One of them says I ought to call myself .lack Daltou or Hal Chase, or some
thing wltli u punch In It. Well, I figures that It's, tho good old Irish ntimo that
gets a hlnko 'furthest In this newsboy game, so I look the Iiishest name I could
think of. 1 considered (iaiicy and Murphy mul McGowuu, but 1 figured die
name willi u punch was Mulligan. And when you Introduce the namo "f Mulli
gan wilh Larry oh, boy I
"Ver see, I was all out of luck with the Fritz Schultze stuff tiiggln' nround
ufter me. 1 was doln' business di.nntown until my associates gave me 'he gate.
Guess they thought I was u Iloche or something like Hint. Anyway, I d hied to
change my inline mid locality nnd hero 1 inn uptown to start a tiew llf t
"Larry Mulligan" Is u typical West side boy of sixteen. Ho was' born In
that section and so was his father.
DAR FOR 1918
JULY 13 First day to fllo state,
congressional, legislative, and county
AUO 2 Last day to file such po
tions. AUG. 7 Last day to withdraw po
tions with socrotary of state.
AUO. 12 First day to fllo potltlons
for -Municipal court offices.
AUO. 11 and 15 Registration days
AUO. 22 Last day to file potltlons
for Munlclpnl court olllccs.
AUO. 22 Last day to withdraw pe
titions with county or city clerks.
SEPT. 11 Stnto-wldo, district, and
OCT. 5 Last day to fllo Indopon
dont potltlons for stnto and county of
flees. OCT. 11 Last day to fllo Independ
ent potltlons for Municipal court of
fices. OCT. 23 Last day to withdraw in
NOV. 6 Stnto and county election.
PUT UP 1ER
Don't Mention Holdup Men to Officer Blackwell
BROOKLYN. Policeman Oeorge Blackwell, sauntering nlong Flatbush nve
nue, beheld a crowd running and heard such shouts as; "They're holdup
men!" "One's got n gun mid the other u knife." Policeman Blackwell, being
blessed with long legs, soon caught up
with tlio pursuing throng nnd was In
formed that the "holdup men" had
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ijtp abandoned carpenter shop ut Flntbush
aveniio mill Chester street. Tho mouth
of u hole under tho foundation,
through which the crowd said tho fu
gitives had entered tho cellar, yawned
"Oomo out I" ordered tho police
man. No answer was made.
"Well," soliloquized the olllcer, "duty Is duty." So, unllmberlng his gun,
the olllcer crawled through.
KhlvcrlnK nnd quaking in a far corner of tho cellar were the fugitives, tho
holdup men, Kmimucl Ihios, eleven, of fil!) Clinton street; Rny Cndarr, cloven,
of Fori) -second street, mid Henry Coyle, eleven, of 35-1 Smith street.
After tho cars began to run again on Flatbush avenuu the policeman
learned that with tho aid of a potato knife and u cap pistol tho three boys had
held up Henry Kngvaldsen, nine, of 218 East Forty-second street, on Church
avenue, near Fortieth street, and taken a quarter from him. Then, re-enforced
by friends, tho victim of the hold-up chased them all tho way to tho holo Into
which the boys ran llko cotton-tails pursued by houu' dogs.
Justice Wilkin, successfully maintaining his gravity, heard the story In tho
children's coin I I,lu' paroled tho "holdup men" for sentence. '
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HARRY R. GIBBONS,
Democratic Candidate for Cou-.iy Treasurer.
CLEAN TNE BENCH
Voters Have a Chance This Fall
to Make Some Real Lawyers
Judges and Reject Unfit Men.
Chicago voters liavo u chance this
fall to elect somo good mon to tho
Municipal Court Bench.
It Is not noccssnry to doplcto tho
loarnod in tho law,
Tho public knows somo of them.
Tho lawyers know nil of them.
Klcct tho men who will doal out
Justico nnd who rcspoct tho law thorn
solves, Dofeat tho other follows nnd if you
liavo any doubt about somo of thorn
ask any good lawyer. IIo will toll you
tho truth about somo unfit mon.
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Veteran Chicago Alderman and Influential Democratic Leader Who Declln
co to Run for Mayor.
Clayton F. Smith, wlio has mado
ono of tho host city treasurers that
Chicago ovor had, Is holng boomed by
Domocrats for mayor.
Mr. Smith mado a splondld record
as warden of tho county hospital.
IIo Is vory popular with nil factions
of tho party and would mnko a splen
did mayor of Chlcngo.
Aldormnn Wnltor P. Stoffon of the
Twenty-third ward, is making a good
record In tho City Council. IIo Is one
of tho coming men of Chicago and tho
ponplo nro plcnsod with him.
Potor Rclnberg has mado a splendid
rocord as president of tho county
Fortunate Owners Proud of These "War Kittens"
NHW YORK, Three descendants of a champion that defeated most every
thing In the cat kingdom have como to this world with war marks of tho
most pronounced and unusual kind, that will make any superstitious person
sit up mid tako notice. Tho llireo lit
tle animals have each u well-pro-nounced
cross on their backs, while on
their foreheads Is u distinct letter
"W." These marks aro Interpreted by
tho kittens' owner, Mrs, Francis M.
Wilson of New Roehelle, us meaning
War Cross Kittens As such. Mrs.
Wilson said, they have been brought
to this world to servo In patriotic
Accordingly Mrs. Wilson proceed
ed to christen tho little war mascots
as follows: Foch, Pershing nnd Hnlg. Foch was given to Mrs. Margaret
M. (triimpacker, widow of the Into Judgo Crumpacker of tho Supremo court,
who Is commandant of tho Woman's Auxlllnry Navy Recruiting unit Relief..
Pershing was given to Yard Captain A. C. Hostler of tho federnl shipyard
nt Kearney, N, J and Hnlg to .Miss Myrtle Ilurke of Long Island, us n mascot
for nnoUier patriotic society, whoso Identity cannot ho disclosed at present.
Tho grandluther of these three war cross kittens was King Winter, famous
American bred, silver-shaded, silver Persian cat, who won muny championships
at ninny cat shows.
King Winter was owned by Miss Carroll Macy of Ash Point, Me., who, ac
cording to stories primed at the time tho chumplon died, lu 1017, refused un
offec of 51,000 for him.
ranks of tho Dog Catchers' Union to
Thero nro plenty of good lawyers
nblo and honest men who nro willing
to tako tho Job.
Tho Republican and Democratic
parties have nominated tholr tickets.
Somo of tho candidates for Judicial
honors on each of thom aro vory good.
Somo of thom nro vory bad.
Somo of thom aro notoriously un-
ALL FOR THESE
On tho threo stato questions that
will go on' tho Novombor election
ballot both parties will agroo in their
indorsement. Thoy aro:
For a constitutional convention.
For a $60,000,000 bond issuo for
For stnto control nt privato banks.
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