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8tend CUt Mattsr October 11. 1M9. at tht Pet
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179 W. Wathlnoton St., Chicago, III.
INDEPENDENT IN ALL THINGS, NEUTRAL IN NONE.
Entered ai Seeend Clata Mttter October 11, Htt, a
Offleo at Chicago, Illinois, under Art of Mart
Offlo at Chicago, llllnoli, unar Act of March S, 1171.
THIRTIETH YEAH, NO.
Entire Democratic Party and a Great
Number of Republicans Want Him
for United States Senator
Able, Popular and a Born Leader, He Would
Make a Great Representative of
the Prairie State
Francis Stuyvcsant Penbody for
United States senator.
That is tho battlo cry tlio demo
crats ot Illinois will enter tho arena
In 1020 with and win.
Pcabody Js great In every way.
Ho will bo tho groatcst United
States senator that Illinois has had
slnco Shelby M. Culloiu died.
Ills nomination will mean his elec
tion and ho will get over a third o(
tlio republican voto and all of the
All factions of tho Democratic
party aro with him and tho pcoplo
already hall Peabody as a certain
Voting 102 to C tho houso Tuesday
passed tho senato bill provid
ing for nonpartisan elections of
aldermen In Chicago. It now,
goes back to tho senato for con
currence in houso amendments. Tho
sonato advanced to third reading tho
Dahl bill proposing fifty wards In Chi
cago. Tho houso advanced to third
rending tho Austin bill prohibiting
frntornltlcs and sororities In high
schools. Uy 131 to 4 tho houso re
ratified tho federal woman suffrago
amendment. Tho houso ratified ' tlio
amendment last wcok, but an orror
wns discovered. Tho sonato concur
red, 48 to 0.
STEFFEN KEEPS UP
Aldorman Walter P. Stoffen, chair
man ot tho police commltteo, started
his drlvo on special dotalls and "soft
borths" filled by men who aro car
ried on tho pay roll ot tho pollco de
partment as crime detectors.
Recommendations woro sent to
Chief of Pollco John J. Canity by
tho aldormanlc pollco commltteo, re
questing that twenty-ono dotoctlvo
sergeants bo sent back to tho dotcc
tivo bureau to do detcctlvo work.
Two of tho mon havo boon nttachod
to Corporation Ettolson's office, six
aro on tho "bank detail," six havo
been on duty watching for pickpock
ets and shopllttors In tho Stato stroot
stQrcs, six dotectlvos and ono lieu
tenant havo been on tho "morals
"Theso aro tho first of tho special
dotalls to fall," said Aldorman Stoffen.
"It was brought to my attontlon that
out ot tho 18G dotoctlves asslgnod to
tho dotoctlvo bureau only forty-six
havo bocn actually engaged in de
tective work. I am opjjosed to having
a man appear on tho books as working
In a corfnln product when as a mat
tor ot fact ho is on duty olsowhoro.
If n man Is taken from Hydo Park
for thrco months' duty on tho Mu
nicipal Plor, ho should not bo charged
up against Hydo Park, Thoro la too
much camouflage provontlng any ac
curat o check on tho work being dono
by tho pollco."
Well Known Restaurant Will
Continue Without Buffet At
tachment After July 1 John
Sauorman's restaurant, nt Ohio and
North Clark streotB, Is tho oldest res-
Largest Weekly Circulation Among
People of Influence and Standing
$2 Per Year In Advance.
tnurant in tho city, and ono of tho
Tho snloon fixtures In tho buffet
section aro tho finest and costliest in
It was founded by John Fcbn, whoso
name is n household word on tho
North Side. A reporter for tho
Horald-Examlnotr asked Mr. Fcbn
about tho whisky situation.
"Let them tnko away whisky, but it
would bo shameful to doprlvo a man
of his glass of beer after a hard day's
This Is tho suminnry of what John
Fchn, Chicago's pioneer saloon
keeper, had to say about July 1. Fchn,
who recently celebrated his 83rd
birthday, was tho -first to open n sa
loon in Chicago. In 18C0 ho opened a
barroom acrosB tho stroot from tho
present City Hall building.
Four years later ho moved to tho
southwest corner of Ohio and Clark
streets. Slnco tho saloon was estab
lished thoro In 1804, Fchn hns always
kept tho saloon front painted whlto.
Though Fchn gave up nctlvo man
ngoment to Ills son-in-law, Thomas J.
Snuormnn, sovcrnl years ago, ho Is to
bo found thcro most of tho tlmo.
"As a talker I think I'd mnko a hot
ter oaloonkeopor," 3ald Fohn, "but
when you ask about July 1, then I
havo only this to any: Lot thorn tnko
away whisky. That stuff novor did
any ono nny good, nut wo must havo
our beer nnd light wines."
' Snuormnn told tho roportor that,
Bhould tho country go bono dry, ho
would still conduct tho restaurant,
which, slnco Its opening has becomo
famous. Should beer nnd light wines
bo permitted, ho said, tho Intorlor
will romaln tho snmo ns whon tho
saloon opened flfty-flvo years ago.
CHIEF TOM O'CONNOR
Popular Fire Marshal Deserves
Credit for Good Condition
of the Chicago Depart
ment. Thero Is no moro popular official
In Chicago than Dig Tom O'Connor,
tho nblo and genial chlof of tho Chi
cago flro department.
Tho dopartmont was novor In hot
tor shano than It Is today and it has
tho confidence nnd approval of tho
board of undorwrltors and of tho best
business mon and citizens gonorally.
Tho people wish Chlof O'Connor a
long lenso of olllclal life.
GOOD BY SALOONS
Many Big Down Town Places
to Quit July 1 Others Will
Sell Soft Drinks.
Most of tho down town saloons will
go out ot buslnosB July 1.
Others will soil soft drinks and con
tinue at tho old stand.
Dow D. Lowls, 114 North Dearborn
stroot, Is another pioneer, saloonmnn
who will contlnuo with soft drinks,
"If thoy had run tho plnco I did
thoro'd bo no prohibition," ho said.
Lewis' placo has long boon noted for
its great collection of works ot art
nnd curios. Its patronage numbered
tho best mon in Chicago,
Dan Wall, 40 North Dearborn
stroot, Is nnothor who will try to
make tho impotont draughts pay tho
high rout In tho Ileal Estato building.
Tho building's other saloon is des
tined to bo a restaurant.
Among woll known down town
placos whoro a "For Itont" sign will
beckon memories to tho thirsty may
bo tho Chapln & Ooro barroom ot tho
Majostlo Thcator building, tho tap
room of tho Ropubllo building, and
tho Marino bar on Dearborn stroot.
Tho places aro not leased as yet.
Many othors aro oxpoctlng a final ra
prlovo of tho business, but moro aro
Of tho largor buildings occupied by
liquor Interests, tho Steuben County
WIno Company, 21G West Madison
street, has tho most pretentious quar
ters. Tho leasing agents already havo
a tenant, said to bo eager to pay tho
flguro tho wlno company docs for tho
Tho Nowcomb Optical company has
t ' a
vmx?.&'st&'- . .4 J?
already takon tho quarters vacated by
a saloon In MoVickor's theater build
ing. Broworles, too, aro soiling tho sites
thoy own, preparatory to quitting bus
iness, tho agonts say. ,
Tho Schlltz Drowlng company owns
buildings and sites throughout tho
United Statos. All aro offorod for
sale, tho agents say, and add that tho
marketing Isn't depressing real cstnto
Tho absorption of spaco In down
town Chicago will bo similar to tho
passing of tho railroad olllccs, tho
realty mon bellovo, Thoy ncknowledgo
some high lcnos will go at n loss to
tho now tenant, but admit tho rate
will como back.
Judgo Dennis W. Sullivan Is making
a fino record in tho Municipal Court.
Ho Is an ablo lawyor and is proving
himself to bo a just and popular
GHIGASOv SATUKDAT, JUNE
Courteous, Able and Popular
Clerk of the United States
District Court for Thirty
Takes n Weil-Earned Rett and Has
the Best Wishes of Bench, Bar
After nearly a qunrtor of a century
of continuous service as clerk of tho
United Stntes Dlstrlct'Court for tho
Northern District of Illinois, Thomas
C. MacMillnn will rotlro on Juno 30.
His resignation was handed In sov
crnl months ago to tho Judges who,
under the law, appoint tho clerk. Mr.
MacMlllan was first appointed by
former Ju'dgo Grosscup, and wns con
tinued under Judges Kohlsaat, Dothea,
Lnndls nnd Carpenter. He is tho so
nlor district clerk In Illinois. Dcforo
ho became clerk ho was connected for
twenty-four years with Chicago news
papers as roportor, Indian war corre
spondent, nnd editor. Ho has been a
traveler and writer. Ho was a char
ter member of tho Chicago Press
club. Ho expects now to tnko n long
and well-earned vacation. After that
ho will dovoto himself to his books
and to writing. Hlsj acquatntanco
with public men nnd events will fur
nish him with materials for reminis
cences which may find helr way Into
permanent literary form.
'JP' !, i
FRANCIS STUYVESANT PEABODY.
Popular and Able Chicnnonn Who Will Succeed Lawrence
he United States Senate If He Becomes a Candidate
SIGN 0FJTHE TEETH
An Alderman Proposes a Fitting
Symbol for the Department
of Public Service.
A woll known aldorman suggests
that a double set of teeth, similar to
snmo Ilulsted street dentist signs bo
adopted as a symbol for tho Chicago
Department of Public Sorvico.
Tho alderman does not any
whother tho tooth aro to bo used on
publlo utilities or on tho public it
self. WHO IS IT?
Is anyone connected with tho City
Dopartmont of Public Sorvico Intor
ostod in any sanitary district contracts?
UPHAM HEADS IT
Great Committee Appointed by Chicago
Association of Commerce to Bring
1920 Republican Convention Here
Illinois Legislature Passes Bill for Construction of
Big Permanent National Convention
Hall in Chicago
Fred Uphnrn heads a committee
named by tho Chicago Association of
Commerce to get tho republican na
tional convention for Chicago. In fact,
this city will mako a bid for tho two
big conventions. Tho republican na
tional commltteo will solcct tho con
vention city at its meeting to bo hold
Y. Sherman In t
for the Place.
in Washington In December, nnd In
tho mcnutlmo tho local committee
will lay wires to rally a majority of
tho nutlonal leadors lu favor of Chi
cago, which is said to bo tho first city
to put In a bid to entertain tho repub
lican national convention of 1920.
Tho following Is tho commltteo that
is oxpocted to win out for Chicago ns
tho big convention city of tho nation:
Fred W. Uphaiu, chairman; Eugono
Ilyfiold, Joseph nyflold, II. M. llylles
by, A. Sholdon Clark, It. T. Crnno, Jr.,
Hufus C. Dawes, Gcorgo W. Dixon,
John D. Drako, LouIb Eckstoln, Evan
A. Evans, Capt. Marshall Field,
Gcorgo W. Folds, Gcorgo F. Gotz, A.
W. Goodrich, E. It. Graham, A. S. Mb
bard, Edward Hlnes, Samuol Insult,
S. 11. Kaufman, D. F. Kolly, h. II.
Kupponholmor. Itobert It. McCor
mlck, Arthur Meokor, Harry II. Mer
rick, James A. Patton, Col. W. N.
Polouzo, Gcorgo F. Portor, Gcorgo M.
Iloynolds, Julius Itosonwald, J, Harry
Solz, James Simpson, Edwin W, Sims,
Gcorgo M. Spanglcr, Itobert W. Stew
art, 11. K. Sunny, Louis F. Swift,
Thomns E. Wilson nnd William Wrlg
Indianapolis, Iud nnd Clovolnnd,
O., nro bidding hard for tho Demo
cratic convention. Tho Hepubllcnns
nro rather In tho habit of holding
their convention In Chlcngo, nnd
Chairman Uphnm Is expected not to
let It get away from him this time.
Chicago got Its municipal conven
tion hall bill through Tuesday's ac
tion of tho senate In agreeing to tho
houso bill. Tho bill now goes to Gov.
London fornpproval. . i- - . -"'Thd
bill authorises tho city council
to Issuo bonds under n referendum
for tho construction ot n great con
vention hall. Tho terms of tho bill
rcqulro that tho location shall bo
either on tho west or tho northwest
side. It Is forbidden Unit tho hall
shall bo on tho lako front
Popular Judge of the Speeders'
Court Lays Down a Deca
logue for Auto Owners and
Judgo John Stolk of tho Speeders'
court hns asked Aid. Joseph L. Novak
to Introduce nu ordlnunco Into tho
council providing that n booklet con
taining tho spoed laws bo given by
tho city dork with each car license.
Judgo Stolk will ondenvor to present
tho samo plan to tho stato legislature
so that every motorist will receive a
copy of tho stnto laws with his 11
In all probability tho book will bo
arranged In tho form of "command
monts" to speeders. Tho principal
ones will bo ten In number, ns fol
lows: "Thou shalt not:
"1. Drlvo moro than twonty-fivo
miles an hour on any country road.
"2. Drlvo moro than twolvo miles
an hour on tho outskirts of any city
"3. Drlvo moro than fifteen mlloii
nu hour In nny residence district.
"4. Drlvo more thnn ten miles an
hour In business districts.
"5. Drlvo moro than six miles an
hour around corners.
"G. Drlvo moro than six miles
hour wliilo approaching
"7. Turn to left of a Btrcot car
standing or moving nnd go betweon
tho car and tho curb whllo passen
gers nro getting on or off.
"S. Park longor thnn tho law al
lows. "Thou shalt:
"9. Stop at all boulevards and i all
"10. Drlvo only when In perfect
montnl nnd physical condition."
Other commandments, such ns
"Thou shalt not try to fool tho judgo"
nnd warnings of Ilka significance will
CHICAGO BILLS WIN
Tho Chlcngo bond bills won n dis
tinct victory in tho houso and now
apponr to bo on tho high road to
enactment. Tho houso, without ills
sont, advanced tho corner stono bill
of tho sorlcs to third reading, and It
will bo rendy for passago tomorrow.
Eight of tho subsidiary bills woro ad
vanced at tho samo tlmo, nnd all ot
tho rest, amended to comply with nil
requirements of tho sltuittton, woro
WHOLE jN UMBER 1548
reported favorably from tho houso
commltteo on revenue
This action camo rnthor unexpect
edly, in view of statements that tho
fight against them was to bo staged
on tho proposal to advance sonato
hill 3S3 to tho third reading calendar.
Tho falluro of all opposition was
accepted as tho crumbling of tho an
tagonism to tho program that means
that Chicago will get an additional
bonding power of $27,500,000 for per
manent Improvements, ns outlined by
tho Chlcngo Plan commission.
GREAT PIANO RECITAL
The Oscar Dies School Will
Hold a Summer School Dur-: ,,
'"Mrig'the Whole.bf the.Morithv '
h'july. ''- " -
Somo of tho greatest and befat
known masters ot tho piano forto In
tho United States aro graduates ot a
famous Chicago Institution tho Os
car Dies School In tho McClurg build
ing. Oscar Dies, tho president, Is fa
mous for his success In teaching artis
tic (ilauo playing, and many persons
will tnko advautngo of tho fact that
tho Oscar Dies School will hold u
summer school during July to perfect
their education lu this charming ac
complishment. Tho students of tho Oscar Dlos
Piano School will glvo a recital at tho
Lyon & Ilealy Concert Hall, Monday
ovonlng, Juno 30, at S p. m. Follow
ing Is tho program:
Ileethoven "Adagio" from Sonato,
Grauados Opus 3U A la Cubana,
Hnendel Glguo, Allomando, Mosz
kowskl Opus 17 No. 3 Concort Wnltz,
A. A. Oborndorfor Op. C Play ot
the Waters, Edgar Thorn (MncDowoll)
In Lilting Ithythm, Leonord Goldstein.
Hnchmanlnof Prcludo, Florence
Two Pianos Arcnsky Opus 15
Vnlso, Aubort Opus 0 Dorcouso, Air
do Ilallot, Rozolla Goldstlna nnd Mar
MncDowoll Opus ul No. 4 uy a
MacDowell Opus 55 No. 4 Starlight
Tho stars aro but tho cherubs
That sing about tho throno
Of gray old Ocean's spouso
Fair Moon's pnlo majesty.
MacDowell Opus 55 No. 2 From a
An orrnnt pilncoss of tho North
A virgin snowy whlto
Sails down tho Summer sons
To roalms of burning light.
Moszkowskl Opus 72 Concort
Etudo, SylWa Wolf.
Saent & Snens Schorzo from Con
certo, Evelyn Ewort.
Hach G minor (Vol II W. T. CO
Proludo & Fuguo, Friedman "Music
llox, Alkon Opus 15 No. 2 A Concert
Study "Tho Wind," Marvin Urook.
MncDowoll Opus 17 Wltchos'
Danco, Iloach Scottish Logond, Chop
In C sharp minor Schorzo, Hozolla
CYDEVRY IS ALL RIGHT
Cy DoVry Is ono ot tho main ns
sots of Chicago. As head of tho Lin
coln Park zoo ho has won n high placo
lu tho regard of tho peoplo, Tho zoo
Is Chicago's groatest attraction, sum
mer and winter, and Cy Is tho light
man to keep It nttractlvo.
Who gets tho honollt of tho Public
Sorvico Departments Utility extrac
tions? FOUNDED 1889
Largest Weekly Circulation Among
People of Influence and Standing