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THE CHIOAGO EACSH-Sa:
COUNTY AND SANITARY DISTRICT
' HEADS AND JUDGES OF THE AP
PELATE, CIRCUIT AND SUPERIOR COURTS
Board of County Commlwlon
Peter Rolnbers, Prwldant.
Member from the City of CM
Joseph M. Kltigerald,
William D. Scott,
Members from outilde the City of
Dudley S. Plerson,
j George A. Miller,
Wro. H. MacLean.
Address all commlisloners, R. 817,
5th floor, County Building.
Peter J. Ellcrt, Committee Clerk.
R. B07, 6th floor, County Building.
Henry A. Zonder, Superintendent
of Public Service.
Charles W. Peters.
Morris Wilson", Chief Bailiff (South
John C. Ryan, Chief Bailiff (North
R. 423, 4th floor, County Building.
Hnrry R. Gibbons.
Jacob Lindhelmer, Assistant Traa-
Jos. Olll, Chief Clerk.
Thomas J. Dooloy, Assistant Clerk.
Thomas P. Qahan, Assistant Clerk.
R. 212, 2nd floor, County Building.
Recorder of Deeds
Joseph F. Haas.
John F. Dovlne, Chief Dcfnty.
R. 120, 1st floor, County Btsldlnf.
Registrar of Title (Torrens Sys
tem) Joseph F. Haas.
P. R. Stelnert, Chief Clerk.
R. 120, 1st floor, County Bulldln.
Robert M. Swoltzer.
John II. Mock, Chief Deputy.
T. J. Crowo, Chlof Clork.
John P. Keovcrs, Chief Bookkeeper.
J. S. Mayer, Chief Cashier.
Loula C. Legnor, Chief Marriage
Illlnol Supreme Court
J lid r ft nrrln N. Carter.
R. 1022, 10th floor, County Build
William II. McSurely,
Wllham E. Deter,
R. 1400, Michigan BWd. Building.
Charles A. McDonald,
John P. McQoorty,
Albert II. Barnee.
R. 1400, Michigan Bird. Buttdlng.
John M. O'Connor,
Thomas Taylor, Jr.,
Clarence N. Goodwin.
R. 1400, Michigan Bird. Building.
Judge of Probate Court
Judge of County Court
Thomas F. Pcully.
Judge of Juvenile Court
Merrltt W. Plnckney.
Judgee of Superior Court
Albort C. Barnes,
Wm. Fen'more Cooper,
William E. Deter,
Joseph II. Fitch,
Charles M. Foell,
Jacob II. Hopkins.
Martin M. Gridley,
Marcus A. Knvanagh.
Charles A. McDonald,
M. L. McKlnley,
William II. McSurely,
John M. O'Connor, '
Donls E. Sulllran.
John J. Sullivan,
Joseph E. David.
10th floor, County Building.
Judges of the Circuit Court
Victor P. Arnold,
Robert E. Crowe,
Oeorgo F. Barrett,
David M. Brothers,
Frank Johnston, Jr.
David F. Matchett,
John P. McGoorty,
Cadet Aviators, Delayed, Say Things of St. Louis
ST. LOUIS. If you were nn nvlntor In the habit of tnklns llttlo trips nt tm
rnto of. sny. 120 miles nn hour; and If Undo Snm handed you n two
weeks Christmas lane. Just Mtfllclcnt for n dash homo half way across tno
continent ; and ir your train rciuscu io
Bo faster than 80 miles nn hour, thcro
by missing connections for homo, what
would you say?
That Is exactly what 200 officers
nml endcts from the School of Military
Acronnutlcs In Austin, Tex., snltl tho
other day when their slow train from
the South puffed Into St. Louis too
late for eastern connections.
Thron ntilnncrn rndcts. Jlick Gib-
'bons, Paul M. Becker nnd Ralph F.
Het7.cl, sprinted for It and caught tno
Inst homo train. They won tho race nRolnst tlmo by nn eyelash, but they won.
Really, you know. It wns quite undignified tho wny they ran for that
truln. They seemed to linvu tin Idea that to stop over night In St. Louis was
soinethlnc to be regretted. It looked ns If they preferred to bo on their wny.
Their flight through the streets nml depot nnd trnln shed was positively head
long. Everybody got out of tho wny except thoso who were too astonished.
Those who got left nppenred to be disgusted with life. St. Louis np
pnrontly did not atinenl to them nt nil. They got together nnd expressed their
opinion of things In general nnd St. Louis In particular.
What did they say?
Uli'liuh I Well, that enn't very well he printed In n nowspupor, especially
In n St. I.onls newspaper.
"Billy Christmas" Caught by Detectives at Last
wn na William Koouph, omMlme sparring partner of Jim Cor
1 it Mutt it nt n hlnu it tlio ttrlvn rlni?.
FRANK O. LOWDBN.
JOHN Q. OQLE8BY.
EDWARD J. BRUNDAQE.
8ecreUry of State,
LOUIS L. EMMERSON.
Superintendent of Pubtlo Instruction,
FRANCIS G. BLAIR.
Clork of Supremo Court,
CHARLES W. VAIL.
WILLIAM HALE THOMPSON,
CLAYTON F. SMITH,
JAMES T.. IQOE.
EUGENE R. PIKE.
8AMUEL A. ETTEL80N.
Commissioner of Public Works,
FRANK I. BENNETT.
Commissioner of Health,
JOHN DILL ROBERTSON, M. D.
General Superintendent of Police,
HERMAN F. 8CHUETTLER.
Hey Bros. Motor Car & Garage Co.
Finest Garage in Chicago
BEST OF SERVICE
DAY AND NIGHT
4621 to 4629 Cottage Grove Avenue .
TELEPHONE DREXEL 772
A r i i
James G. Wolcott, Chief Tax R . "r,
M. J. Browne, Chief Map Dopsrt
monL Daniel Hcrllhy, Chlof Eloctlon De
partment. R. 233, 2nd floor, County Building.
Martin J. O'Brien, Chlof of Tax Ex
Frnnk L. Pasdeloup, Head Clerk.
R. 217, 2nd floor, County Building;.
County Comptroller and Clerk Board J
Robert M. SwolUor.
William J. Graham, Doputy Comp
troller. M. J. O'Connor, Chief Clerk.
R. 511, 5th floor, County Bulldlns;.
Clerk of the County Court
Robort M. Swolttor.
Georgo L. McConnoll, Chief Clerk.
J. O. II. Moyor, Chlof Insanity Di
vision. R. COO, 6th floor, County Building.
Wm. 11. Ehemann, 213 South Peoria
Cook County Hospital
Cor. of Harrison nnd Wood 8ts
Michael Zlmmor, Warden.
Oak Forest Institution
Henry I Bailey, Superintendent.
Mall P. O. Oak Forest, 111.
Public Welfare Bureau
Atnolla Sears, Director.
R. 722, 7th floor, County Bulldlns;.
Peter M. Hoffman.
David R. Jones, First Assistant.
R. 500, 6th floor, County Bulldln.
Clerk of the Circuit Court
August W. Miller.
Louis Hutt, Chief Doputy.
Otto Besserer, Chief Clerk.
R. 412, 4th floor, County Bulldlns;.
Clerk of Juvenile Court
August W. Miller.
Edward R. Arkomaw, Chlof Clerk.
R. 1007, 10th floor, County Building.
Clerk of the Superior Court
Leonard A. Brundago, Chlof Deputy.
James French, Chief Clerk.
R. 437, ,4th floor, County Bulldln.
Clerk of the Criminal Court
William R. Parker.
Robert R. Lovy. Chief Clerk.
Criminal Court Building, cor.
Michigan St. and Dearborn Ave.
Clerk of Probate Court
John F. Dovlno.
R. 623, 6th floor, County Building.
Clerk of the Appellate Court
James S. Mclnerny.
John E. Connerty, Chief Doputy.
R, 1400, Michigan Blvd. Building.
Members of Board of Review
Pntrlck A. Nash.
Edward R. I.IUIngor.
Stophen D. Grlffln, Chief Clerk.
William P. Feoney, Assistant Chief
R. 337. 3d floor, County Building.
Members of Board of Asaesao
Michael K. Sheridan.
Georgo K. Schmidt.
W H. Weber,
R. 312, 3rd floor, County Building.
Cook County Civil 8ervlce Commis
sion Harry A. IJpsky, Chairman.
James M. Whalen, Secretary.
Ralph H. Peck.
William F Foehrlnger, Office floora-
It. 647, 5th floor, County liulldln.
County Superintendent of Schools
Edword J. Tobln.
H. 506, 6th floor, County Bnlldln.
M. F. Sullivan, First Assistant.
Criminal Court Bulldlnr.
Chas. Case, Jr., In charge of Cook
County Law Department.
tL. J07, Ith floor, County Bvtidi.
Frederick A. Smith,
Thomas Taylor, Jr.,
Charles M. Thomson,
Oscar M. Torrlson,
Richard S. Tuthlll,
Charles M. Walker,
Thomas G. Wlndos.
Joseph II. Barnett,
Chas. W. Solnworth,
Chas. L. Caswell, Chief Clerk.
R. 824, 8th floor, County Building.
Chicago Law Institute and Library
10th floor, County Building.
William Holden, Librarian.
Comty Supt. of Highway
r;oorge a. viuinian.
R. 325,' 3rd floor, County Building.
President of Sanitary District
Chas. II. Sergei.
Trustee of Sanitary District
William J. Honly.
Pntrlck J. Cnrr,
Wallace G. Clark,
Harry R. Littler.
Chas. II. Sergol,
Goorgo W. Paullln,
V. O. Nnnco.
Jamee H. Lawley,
M. A. Muellor,
John McGlllen, Clork.
900 S. Michigan Ave. (Karpen
Building). Telophono Wabash
Cook County Building
Occupies block, Randolph, Wash
ington, Clark and La Salle Sts.
John Czokala, Custodian.
Criminal Court Building
Cor. Michigan and Doarbora Ave.
Jacob Pomerantz, Custodian.
Cook County Jail
Criminal Court Building, Dearborn
Avo., botweon Michigan and
William T. Davlos, Jailer.
R. 426, 4th floor, County Building.
Eric E. Hall.
139. N. Clark St.
mas Forger," "Hilly Christmas" Is under nrrcst here. Fnrrcll, better
known ns William Keough, one-lime sparring pnrtner of Jim Corbel t, Jeffries,
and other notnble.s of the prlzo ring,
ami employing In his uirlotis disguises
n full dozen nllases, has for more than
110 years matched his wits with tho
cleverest sleuths of America, nnd has
successfully eluded them. Ills moro
extensive activities wero confined to
tho holiday season.
Fnrrell was no piker. He dcnlt
with tho leading jewelers, merchants,
haberdashery establishments nnd
hanks of tho country, principally In
Vim- Vni-lr nml Clilrnirn. It wim lust
when tho Christmas shopping was nt lis height thnt Fnrrell sauntered forth,
nttlred Immnculately In tho latest styles, with silk lint nnd a Jaunty stick, to
make his purchases. It was then that ho dealt heavily In forged drafts nnd
travelers' check. , - ,
Fnrroll'sioperntlons nro suld to have netted him moro than $20,000 a week
through (ho Christmas shopping rush for mnny years.
William A Plnkerion, who was elated nt tho apprehension of tnrrcll, put
Fnrrell second on his list of famous forgers. Tho greatest forger of them nil
was Charles Becker, alius "Tho Dutchman."
Breaks His Parole, Fights and Wins a Full Pardon
DENVER. Long before tho United States declared war on Gcrmnny, circu
lars offering $."! rowanl for the arrest, detention nnd return of Warren
Ilazlott to tb'i win don of the Colorado state pcnlt6ntlary wero scattered
broadcast throughout tho United
A fow months prior to this time
ho had been pnmled from tho peniten
tiary. Within a fcliort whllo ho fulled
to maku Ills regular report and left
tho community to which ho had been
sent. Warren Ilazlctt, as u convict,
dropped from sight. !
The first Word of him en mo to the
stato (pardon board lu thu form of n
letter, idlrty niul tenr-sttilued. It had
v j, been rorwiirilcil to tliu hoaAl by bis
mother, nnd It told Its own nluiplo and effective story:
"Somewhere in France. I have been In Franco now for more than a year.
I havo been through hell day and night. I have met tho Hun, like those
hundreds r.f thousands of other liravo Yanks. I havo seen their treachery
and have fallen as one of their victims. I have IkH'ii bmiied and blinded by
their polNon gas, mid I havo been hit by their bullets. 1 inn recuperating in
u base hospital back of the lines. We've got thu Huns licked.
"Mother, I liroko my parole and ran away to Kansas. There I was when
Uncle .Sam declared his tight to a llnlsli against the Hun. My patriotic spirit
gripped mo and I enllxteil under an assumed 11111110. I havo ilono my bit and
now, mother, won't jou please see the pardon board nnd see If you can't get
mu a pardon?"
Thu board brought the matter to tho attention of Governor Giintor, chair
man of tho hoard, and he Immediately granted thu boy 1111 alisoluto pardon.
HARRY R. OIBBON8.
Recorder of Deeds,
JOSEPH r. HAAS.
CHARLES W. PETER8.
THOMAS F. SCULLY.
ROBERT M. SWEITZER.
JOHN F. DEVINE.
Criminal Court Clerk,
WILLIAM R. PARKER.
Superior Court Clark,
Circuit Court Clerk,
PETER M. HOFFMAN.
President County Board,
Board of Review.
P. A. NASH.
EDWARD R. LITZINQER.
Board of Assessors.
WILLIAM H. WEBER,
QEORQE K. 8CHMIDT.
MICHAEL K. SHERIDAN.
Lilian May Have Been Spanked, but 'Twas Worth It
CHICAGO. Policeman Lynch, at State and Adams streets, was accosted
Christmas ee by a dapper young porxon of about tlfteen who nskod
whero an niitoinobllo could bo bought
person showed a largo roll of bills.
Tho policeman led the way to central
police station, Policewoman Roddy
took 0110 look and then put tho young
person Into woman's clothes.
Tho girl Mild'i-ho was June Clay
ton anil wan In town for shopping. No
moro would sho tell and she stuck to
her story. But the "missing girl" book
had n description that lined June, who
llnully owned up that she was Lilian
Kaften of Oak Park, daughter of Louis
Kartell, a Itiuk dealer. Tho police of
The policeman laughed. Tho young
Marx Beer Tunnol and Restaurant,
at the corner of Dearborn and Madi
son streets, Is woll worth your patron
age. It Is ono of tho fine old style
restaurants whero evorythlng Is good
and plenty of it. Tho cooking could
not bo better. Just samplo It. The
management, under tho guldlrg hand
of Fred H. Marx, has won encomiums
for this fine eating houso In tho heart
I of tho city.
Vlvlano Brothers mako tho best
macaroni in tho market. Their big
factory at 2148 to 2168 Canalport avo-
nuo la ono of the largosUln the coun
try and Is noted for Its cleanli
ness, thoroughness and attractiveness
throughout, and for tho great product
it turns out.
Milan, it appears,
Judge Charles A. MoDonald la mak
ing a splendid record on tho Superior
Court bench. Ho la a conscientious
and fair-minded Judge.
Ity and subuili had been eaichlng for her for IS hours. Milan.
., ii.i- fntimr to Muii in naiao on 11 innnu miooi 01 paper, nmi
It "Pleaso let niv daughter draw on my account for all sho wants." Her
cl.iw... 1....I s.'!f,o no iiemiHlt at the- llomu Bank and Trust company and Lilian
thought '-'-Mi'.) win. all she wanted and drew It out on tlm order. She stepped
Into tho nearest lmlrdrohxei's and had her hair bobbed. Then sho started In
on her shopping. ... , ,
Mrs: of all, sho bought 11 suit of boy's clothes, n reefer, tnn shoes and
chaulleui's cap The oiittlt cost $40. Sho bought a watch and ring for her
brother, dies, for an older sister, Iluldn, and a wonderful doll that cost
si."i for her i-lster, Illnlle. She also bought a camera, a pair of driving gloos.
mi nhsoiti-ient of neckties, shirts and toilet articles, anilhist of all u red
covered book entitled "Auto Prlvlng .Solf-Tnught Over Night."
Milan's father arilved nml started homo with her. llo was understood
to mi.v something under his breath about a spanking.
Lilian may Iwmj been spunked. Anyhow, 'twns worth It.
Wedded Scrappers Fight It Out in Drawn tattle
THE SANITARY DISTRICT
Facts aDoui tho Saatury District
and drainage oaaal:
Tho main and water power chan
nel la 40 miles long.
Length of river, lake to Rob ay
street, 6 miles.
Length rlvor diversion channel, II
Width main channel, Robey street
Bottom, 110 feat; top, ltl.
Width main channel, Summit o
Bottom, 202 feet; top, 290.
Width main channel, Willow Springs
to Lockport (rock section): Bottom,
160 feet; top, 1J.
Width river diversion channel: Bot
tom, 200 feet.
Minimum oeptn 01 water in maim
channel, 22 feet.
Current In earth sections. 1 1-4 miles
Current in rock sections, 1.1 mlloa
Present capacity of canal, I00.C00
cuble feet per minute.
Total amount of excavation, 41,219,
86 'cubic yards.
The north ahoro channel, extandlag
from Lawrence avenue to Lake Michi
gan, In the village of Wllmette, It
about 8 mllea long with a water depth
of 11.6 feet.
Construction of the Sag canal to
drain the Calumet region waa bogus
In the summer of l&ll.
Sag channel will be 22 mllea long
when work la finished.
Professor M. J, Dwyor, whose splen
did gymnasium Is on tho nineteenth
floor of tho Continental and Commor-
al.1 TIhhI lltiln tins n aa4 stll.
PT PAI'L.-Tl.ev bad run 11 dead heat to Central station. Both husband """"""? "K,B """. Vh
ji ' "l "' '" ' . ' , rwi, u, it M,,....., ...1,1. entngo among tho solid men of cm-
0 and wllo immediately opened up tin De Sergei nt Pat Murnaio with b Business and nrofosslonal men
of standing nnd fame ara among his
Richard M. Hennessey, the well
known building contractor, has an
honored record for ability and efficiency.
K. G. Schmidt & Son have oponed
their now subdivision In North Edge
water. It Is locatod at tho southeast
corner of Fairfield and Dovon av
enues ono of tho most beautiful and
accessible of locations.
.Iiisi n minute,
sJlrr' "' """, s icr
Sidney Adler, rho well known law
yer, Is In tho front -ank of boomers
or nil native city Chicago.
Fred W. Upbam would make a
splendid United States Senator If he
would consent to mako tho race for
Benjamin Moore & Co.
Paints, Colors, Varnithei,
461-423 North Green Street
Phone Monro 1686 Chicago, III.
a ,'y ana.
ft (Lit : .W-.RK.WaT sjk
lust a minute," Interrupted Sergeant Miirnniie,
"ono at a time." Tho wfo got tho
Jump on friend husband and told her
After being separated last winter
the husband gavo his wifo ti half In
terest In tho furniture. They patched
up their differences and started house
keeping again. Then tho husband
oneo more suffered 11 chango of mind
and had tlm furniture moved.
"I want my furniture and I'm go
ing to stick until I tluil whero It Is,"
tlio woman confidently . announced,
Sergeant .Muniano told the warring couplu that they would havo to take
their troubles Into court. Disappointed, husband loft thu station, with his
wlfo following. Two minutes later ho came back to tho station. Wifo came
"(iuem I'll Imvo 10 sit hero all night," said the liushnnd, "I don't want
to keep tlm neighbors up till morning."
Sergeant Miiruaiiu briefly remnrked : "Go home, or bu locked up." It was
too much for the wlfo.
"Joe, jon'io not going in seo them lock mo up, nro you?" she cried, ns
tlio tears begun 10 stream.
Joe sir.'gMed Mint maybe they both could go to his homo and patch up.
Ann hi nil Mow left tile station.
best pleased patrons.
F. William Morr, wtth the big nnd
well-known South Water Btreot house
of C. II. Weaver & Co., Is one of the
most popular meu In the vegetable
and fruit trade.
Robert R. JampoBe would make a
Secretary ot State Louis L. Banner
son is making a fine record and many
friends by the able nnd efficient man
nor in which be conducts his great
Gus A. Borkes for many years pro
prietor of tbo North Sldo Turner Hall
is now distributor for Pom-Roy, a pure
apple wino ot the Champagne type.
As usual hn u making n Dig success.
Selling Agents, Lux Mfg. Co.
LUX LAMPS LAST LONGEST
418 Hartford BIdg., 8 So. Dearborn St
Telephone Central 1104 CHICAGO
The William H. Reid Company
PHONES FRANKLIN 360-1395
Suite 1358 Conway Building
319-321-323 S. PAULINA ST.
NEAR VAN BUREN
A phone message to West 3166 for our wagon to call for your
shirt bundle, family washing or flat-work is the quickest way
to get acquainted with them, or renew old friendship.
The pleasure will be ours to receive your call while you will
be doubly pleased on examining our faultless work, which
cannot be excelled anywhere.
PAUL P. LEONI, President
OTTO RICE, Secretary "and Manager
G. A. R. Laundry
3118-20 Armitage Avenue Near Kedzie Avenue.
Phones Albany 117 and 118
HECO ENVELOPE COMPANY
351 to 363 East Ohio Street
FRANK HOGAN, President
HECO SLEEVE PROTECTORS
PHONE HUMBOLDT 1317
NURSERY, PLAY GROUND,PARK,GYMNASIUM
AND ATHLETIC FIELD EQUIPMENTS
Wood Street, Wcbater and Eliton Avenues