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2924 East 79th Street
N. E. Cor. Adams and Clark Sts.
Suite 1437 Tel. Central 5750
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The Stock Yards Packing Co.
175 and 177 North Fifth Avenue
Purveyors of Meats and Groceries
To the best families, restaurants, hotels, clubs, sum
mer resorts and vessels in and outside of Chicago.
Telephones Main 1049 and Main 3442
ALL PHONES CANAL 2948
Lawrence Ice Cream Co.
Ice Cream QUALITY and Ices
Twenty-First Street, Sangamon Street
Canalport Avenue and Peoria Street
Telephone Armitnge 1840
Geller Dairy Co.
1229-31 North Oakley Blvd.
Mt. Airy White Granite
FOR BUILDINGS AND MEMORIALS
CHAS. H. GALL
127 North Dearborn Street CHICAGO, ILL
TELEPHONE CENTRAL 3804
Walter P. Steffcn
Attorney at Law
Title and Trust Building
Phone Majestic 8817
Residence 5339 Ellis Avenue
Phono Hyde Park 173
Edward J. Carey
Counsellor At Law
610 Cunard Building
140 North Dearborn St.
Ono ot tho big questions of tho day
la na to whon tho Illinois constitu
tional convention shall bo called,
whero It shall bo held, and how tho
102 delegates who will sit In It aro to
bo chosen nro among tho most Impor
tant questions that will como beforo
tho now Illinois legislature that as
sembles In Springfield Wednesday,
It Is conceded that tho proposition
to call tho convention was ratified on
Nov. 5 by a majority of tho total vote
cast of nt leost GO.O00. Tlioro seems
to bo no doubt but tho now general
nsscinbly, following its constitutional
duty, will pass tho enabling act that
llxcs tho dato and placo for tho assem
bling of tho convention, prescribes tho
method of electing tho 102 dolcgntcs,
fixes their compensation, and makes
appropriation for tho expenses of tho
Already tlioro aro symptoms that
thcro is to bo a hard fight over this
Tho constitution of 1870 provides
that two delegates shall bo elected
from each senutorlal district as they
Horo is whero tho ilrst argument
seems to havo arisen. Closo con
struction of this section, it is claimed
In Bomo quarters, prevents tho non
partisan election of convention dele
gates, and requires that delegates
shall bo nominated In party primaries.
Politically, ns tho districts now
stand, there are nineteen district? in
Cook county, six of which nro clearly
Democratic and thirteen undoubtedly
Republican. Downstnto there are only
four districts out of thirty-two that
nro Democratic, with twenty-eight Re
publican. This would seem to indicnto that It
Is tho Republicans who object to tho
non-partisan systom ot eloctlng dele
gates. Tho objection, however, comes
from Democratic quarters, chlofly
from Democrats who will bo In the
nnxt legislature, who aro lined up nt
all, points against woman suffrngo nnd
who fought tho constitutional conven
tion proposal at all stages ot its lcgla
LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF
127 N. Dearborn Street
Charles II. Ilnmlll, prosldont.
Mrs. Fanny J. Howe, John II. "Wig
Mrs. Thomas J. Deo, recording sec
retary. Miss F. Marlon Kaufman,
Henry A. Hnugan, treasurer.
Special Finance Committee.
Silas II. Strawn, chairman.
II. W. Austin
Mrs. Louis M. Grooloy
Mrs. Charles Ilnmlll
Ralph C. Hawxhurst
Chnncollor I Jcnks
Marvin D. Pool
Miss Dorothy Stirling.
ERATION OF LABOR
Prosldont John Fitzpatrick.
Vlco Prosldont Oscar F. Nelson.
Secretary Edward N. Nockols.
Finnnclal socrotary, Fred a. Hopp.
Treasurer, Thomas F. Kennedy.
Rending clork, William S. McClona
than. Sorgoant at arms, E. A. Scuroodor.
Following are committoo appoint
ments: Exocutivo board: John C. Minor,
Annlo Fitzgerald of Women's Union
Labor Lcaguq, Elizabeth Malonoy of
Waitresses' union, J. A. Train, C. M.
Madsen, Timothy Monry, John Car
roll, Charles Dold, Tobias Hollinan,
Albort Pctorson, C. A. Robinson,
James Loughrldgo nnd John Kikulski.
Logislatlvo cpmmittoo: C. A. Pcnso,
Stovo Sumner, V. A. Vnnco, Josoph
Morton, Ilonoro Jnxon, Wm. Doyen,
A. C. Anderson, John Moistor, Mark
Delegates to Illinois Fodcratirn ot
Labor: Gortrudo Stootzol, Anna Stag
hago, II, Hammond, William Quosso
J. Harpld, Den Parker, Georgo May
JamoB Drown, Dan Rlordon, John Wal
ton), C. M. Madsen and J. Forrls.
Finnnco committee: M. D. Phillip,
Gortrudo Stootzol, Elizabeth Malonoy.
Dolcgntcs to American Federation ot
Labor: Eminctt T. Flood, Dnrnoy
Rorlyn, It. G. Fotchll nnd John Man
gen. Tho Doavor Eloctrlo Construction
Company ot 30 North La Sallo street
stands high nmong tho contracting en
glneors of tho country. Tho work of
this compnny and Its engineers is
Tho Now Roma Italian restaurant
at 117 North Clark stroot, ncross from
tho county nnd city buildings, Is ono
of tho most populnr restaurants In Chi
cago. Under tho ablo management of
Mr. I. Pellagrin! it has built up n groat
patronago among tho best class of
Ninian H. Welch
Attorney at Law
Master in Chancery
19 South La Sallo Street
Telephone Central 3943
Willingnoss to co-oporato in any
movement that will bettor tho trans
portation system ot Chicago was ex
pressed by Leonard A. Dusby, presi
dent of tho Chicago Surfaco Linos, In
a stntomont to tho city council com
mltteo on local transportation. Tho
nldormon were considering Mayor
Thompson's recommendation that for
feiture proceedings bo brought bo
causo ot alleged failure of tho surfaco
lino companies to comply with tho
terms of tho 1907 ordinances. Tho
i mayor's contentions were riddled by
Waltor L. Fisher, traction counsel for
tho city, nnd Mr. Dusby.
"Thn 'sorvico is now tho best which
it is practical to maintain undor exist
ing physical conditions, and separata
ownership and dporntlon of tho sur
faco and olovntcd lines," snld Mr.
"Tho reason wo ennnot get better
service during tho rush hours and
carry moro.peoplo with greater speed
and comfort is that it is physically Im
possible to operate more cars during
tho rush hours In or through tho con
gested down town district. Thcso con
ditions in tho down town district im
poso limitations on tho sorvico out
sldo this district, for tho reason that
tho mnln trunk lines from tho outlying
sections of tho city nenrly all run Into
or through this congoatod territory.
"Tho congeatlon in tho territory
from Chicago nvcnuo .to 22d street,
and from Halstcd street to tho lake
Is Incrcnalng ovcry year, and traffic
conditions are growing worse.
"Tho only solution practicable Is tho
unification of tho surface nnd olovated
lines, nnd tho construction of subways
through tho congested torrltory. Wo
cannot stop whero wo nro. A solution
of tho problem must bo found.
"I wish to mnko It plain that tho
surfaco lino companies will co-oporato
with tho city in any plan which will
furnish hotter conditions."
TALKED OF FOR MAYOR
Thomas A. Smyth
Rogor C. Sullivan.
Clayton F. Smith.
Thomas J. Wobb.
Dornnrd J. Mullanoy.
J. Ham Lowls.
Carter II. Harrison.
R.' M. Swoltzor.
John K. Trnoger.
John R. Cavorly.
D. J. Rosonthnl.
Chnrlos H. Wackor.
Edward N. Dlcglcr.
Judgo Kickhatn Scanlan.
Isaac N. Powell.
Charles A. McCulloch.
Josoph P. Hans.
Col. August W. Mlllor.
Capl. Charles E. Merrlam.
Col. Abol Davis.
D. W. Snow.
E. R. Lltzlngor.
'A. II. Rovoll.
City Council Should Regulate
Conditions in the Loop.
Tho City Council should pass nn or
dlnanco prohibiting pooplo from loit
ering on tho sldownlks in tho Loop.
Podostrinns should bo compelled by
law to keep to tho right. As things
nro nt present, without any sort of
rogulntlon, somo of tho down town
streets aro almost impassable
Lawronco vnnarnBt tiio prosldont
of tho big Oliver Typowrltor Com
pany, is ono of thoso public-spirited
mon who havo boon tho making ot
Chicago's greatness. Mr. Williams is
notod for his progrosslvonss and his
bulncss ability is nttcsted by tho suc
cess of tho groat concern of which ho
Is tho bond.
Frank A. Wost, tho popular mom
bor of tho Stato Doard of Equalization
from tho Ninth District, Is making a
Otto Rico, mo popular socrotary nnd
mnnngor of tho Quick Sorvico Laun
dry Compnny, would mako n splondld
Wost Park commlBslonor. Ho is pub
Ho splrltod and popular, and has tho
good wishes of his follow citizens.
Addison street, ono of the widest
and longest east and wost streets on
the north and wost Bides, should bo
made a boulevard.
Chnilos W. Doublor, tho gonial nnd
popular proprietor of tho Justly fam
ous Old Qulncy No. 9, Randolph nnd
La Sallo streets, which la patronlzod
by tho best pcoplo of this city, Is not
only ono of Chicago's first citlzons but
is ono of her most successful bust
noss men who has contributed large
ly to tho upbuilding of Chicago.
OUR LEADING CLUBS
Moulders of Public Opinion and
Assembling Places for Citi
zens in This City.
following aia tha locations of tkt
.ceding aelf-auitalnlng clubs ot Chi
Apollo Club, 302 8. Michigan ay,
Dohemla Club 3669 Douglas boul
Builder', 412-4U Chamber ot Com
Calumot, Michigan aye. and SOU at
Caxton. Tenth floor, Fine Aria bldg,
Chicago Athletic Aaaoolatlon. It I.
Chicago Architectural, Art Initl
Chicago Automobile, in Plrmouu
Chicago Club, Michigan ava, a4
Van Duren street.
Chicago Motor Club, UB0 Bout
Chicago Cycling, 1811. 7 East Va
Chicago Yacht foot of Monro et
City Club, 3JB Plymouth court
CHS Dwellers, tie s. Michigan ava
Colonial dub of Chicago. 4441
Columbia Yaont, foot of Randolph
Elks 174 West Washington street
Englowood. 6828 Karrard avenue,
dgewatar Country, 1118 Wlnthrop
Tarragut Taeht Club, foot of tld et
uermanla Xtaennerchor, 101 Ooraa-
Hamilton, 20 8. Dearborn it
Illinois Athletic, 111 g. Mloatgea
Irish Fellowship Club, La Salle He
Iroquois, 20 North Dearborn street.
Illinois, us 8. Ashland boulavato.
Jefferson, Dearborn ave. and MapU
Kenwood, Lake ave. and 47th at
Kenwood Country, Drezel bovle
vard and 48th street
Mid-Day, First National Bank bldg.
Oaks, Lake st and Waller ave.
Press Club of Chicago, Crty Hall
Quadrangle, Lexington avenue aa
Rotary. 38 South Daarhnrn at
Oaddlo and Cycle, Sheridan Real
and Foster avenue.
South Shore Country, lake shore
and 67th street
Southorn, 26 N. Dearborn street
Spocdway Park Club, 140 S. Dear
Standard, Michigan ave. and I4ta
Swedish Club of Chicago, 1HJ La
Twontleth Century, 1248 Michigan
Union League, Jackson boulevara
and Federal street
University, Michigan avenue and
Judgo Scully of tho County Court
Is n great baseball fan nnd is very
populnr with tho ball players and
Simon O'Donnell is an honest, earn
est and respectod leader In the world
The leaarag memners or every so
ciety and club in Chicago read The
William D. Munhall
ATTORNEY AT LAW
1012 Ashland Block
Clark and Randolph Streets
Telephone Majestic 7870
Albert J, Ilopklni Jamei B. Uopklni
Hopkins & Hopkins
134 South La Salle Street
Suite 020 Com Exchange Dank Hid.
TKMH'HONE MAIN 3140
Fnacti M. Low. Lttoy RIchtAj.
Phono Grn'Tal 2018
Lowes & Richards
Attorneyi i at Law
127 N. Don rbora St
F. H. SEUBOLD, D. C.
1430 Stevens Bldg.
Phone Central 1722 Hours 12 to 6 p. n.
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501 Orleans Street, N. E. Cor. of Illinois
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