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Republican candidate fop United
SIGN OF THE TEETH
An Alderman Proposes a Fitting
Symbol for the Department
of Public Service.
A well known alderman suggests
that a double, set ot teeth, similar to
some Halstcd street dentist signs bo
ndoptcd as a symbol for tho Chicago
Department of Public Service.
Tho alderman docs not say
whether the teeth nro to bo used on
public utilities or on tho public It
FOR THE NOVEM
Tho election In November, at which
delegates to tho constitutional con
vention nro to bo chosen, promises to
bo an Important ono for Chicago In
It Is expected that sovcral ques
tions that tho pcoplo have to dccldo
under measures enacted at Springfield
by tho legislature which finished Its
labors last week will bo placed upon
Among these will bo tho nuostlon of
bond Issues. Tho assembly, nttcr a
hard battle, passed tho Qlackln bills
which glvo Chicago and other cities
authority to lncrcaso tholr bondlnK
power. Chicago, under Us bill, may
lncrcaso Us power $27,500,000. It Is
not bollovcd that tho city council
will elect to put tho wholo sum up
for a vote of tho people.
Tho fifty-ward plan, tho non-partisan
aldermanlc election mcasuro and
tho "town hall" bill aro among other
questions that aro likely to go on tho
ballot. Thcro Is a referendum clauso
also In tho Duck primary bill, and this
may bo submitted to tho pcoplo at
It Is tho opinion of tho attornoy
general that members of tho legisla
ture may bo candidates for dologato
to the constitutional convention it
thoy first resign, and that a holdovor
senator, as Is Senator Curtis, could
rostgn his seat In tho sonato after bo
ing elected a delegate.
W. F. Cummlngs, tho well known
engineer and contractor, has mado a
fine record. His work is praised nil
over tho country.
City Clerk James T. Igoo gives sat
isfaction to tho public.
District Attorney Clyno Is making
a good record.
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Popular Judge of the Superior Court.
Stales Senator from III Inols.
ABOLISH THIS JOB
The Department of Public Set
vice Is an Unnecessary Hard
ship on the Taxpayers.
Tho city department of public sor
vlco should bo abolished.
It is an unnecessary nest of slno
cures. Tho blcgost slnccuro In it is tho iob
A visit to Ills offlco may dlscloso this
This department cost tho weary
taxpayers of Chicago, $70,910 last
It protends to receive, lnvestlgato
and adjust complaints regarding Bor
vice, rates, products nnd other mattQrs
relating to tho health, comfort, con
venience or safety of tho public as
affected by public utilities.
Let us laugh.
'Everybody knows what a Joko this
department is and how Uttlo it does.
John W. Kowlcr, president of tho
solid nnd rclinblo Central Trust &
Savings Dank, Is ono ot tho loading
men of Chicago. Ho stands for prog
ress in our civic life
Tho Dels Piano School Is gaining In
popularity and Its graduates tiro notod
for tholr proficiency.
Harry R. Gibbons Is making a flno
record as county trcasuror.
Care of the Feet
Th. LaQrand Foot Parlor.
Tho Le Grand Foot Parlor, located
for many yoars at 1314 North Clark
streot, has removed iti establishment
to new and larger quarters at 1836
North Clark street, where better facili
ties for chiropody will be had. The
prosent excellent service will also be
Madame Florenela A. T. Powella
Grier, who owns The Le Grand Foot
Parlor at 1338 North Clark street, has
for her patrons the beet people on the
North Side. She Is the original Dis
coverer ot Comparative Scientific
Bloodlesa Chiropody. The Le Grand
Foot Parlor has been at 1114 and 1141
North Clark street for over ten years.
Madame Powella-Qrler, M. C, S. C,
Doctor ot Chiropody, successfully
makes sore feet good. Sore feet are
made Good Feet at the Le Qranil Feet
Parlor, 183C N. Clark atreet Tele
phone. Superior 1191,
The Tooth Extracting and Smoke
Consuming Department in the
City Hall Makes People
Why doesn't tho alleged city de
partment of Public Service got nftor
tho fraudulent weighing machines,
with which tho city Is infostcd?
Can, you guess why it doesn't?
Thoro nro 102,011 of theso mnchlnes
scnttored all over tho city on city
It Is safo to say that 100,000 ot them
nro out of order most of tho tlmo.
They yield an immenso rovenuo, as
each patron is obliged to glvo up ono
cent for tho prlvllcga of finding out
how much ho does not weigh.
Another fraud on tho public is tho
counterfeit gum vending cent-ln-tho
slot mnchlno, which in tho majority ot
uses, takes tho cent but yields no
Why Is It that tho City Department
ot Public Service permits theso frauds
ING AND DATES
Chief Clerk Sullivan of tho Election
Commissioners, announces tho follow
ing calondar for the Constitutional
Saturday, July 12 First day to fllo
with secretary of state
Aug. 1 Lnst day to fllo.
Aug. 20 Registration day.
Sept. 10 Primary election.
Oct. 4 Last day to fllo independent
potltlons with county clerk.
Oct." 14 Registration.
Nov. 4 Election of delogatos.
Jan. 6, 1920 Constitutional conven
tion meets at noon in tho hall ot rep
Tho compensation of delegates was
fixed by tho lcglslaturo at $2,000.
Too Many of Them to Suit the
If tho City Dopnrtmcnt ot Public
8crvIco over gets through sharpening
Its teeth it should look after tho
streot signs placed nt Intersections.
Hundreds of them aro misspelled.
Many of them nro misleading.
South Wells street at 51st streot is
still named on tho sign nt that cor
ner, S. 5th avenue.
Sedgwick streot is misspelled
Scdgowlck streot on all signs.
Tookor place, called after Dr.
Tookor, tho Chicago Inventor of tho
Koylcss flro alarm box, 1b misspelled
And so it goes all over tho city.
Inspecting smokes is ovldontly
oaslor than inspecting somo kinds ot
II. II. Morrlck is ono ot tho loadors
in tho civic llfo of Chicago. As presi
dent of tho Association ot Commorco
ho has dono great work for tho city,
its prosont and futuro. Mr. Merrick
is prosldcnt ot tho Groat Lakes Trust
Company, Chicago's now big bank,
which started in with a capital or
$3,000,000, and a surplus ot $000,000.
All ot tho stock was oversubscribed
Judgo Goorgo D. Holmes is gratify
ing hlB many friends with tho flno
rocord ho Is making on tho Municipal
Judgo Honry Guorln is making a
good rocord on tho Superior bonch.
Judgo Ohnrlos A. McDonald has
mado a flno rocord as Superior court
Oscar F. Mayor, as a buslnoss man
and a citizen, does credit to Chicago.
Ho stands for progress and 1b ono of
tho men who havo helped mako tho
Mayor Thompson should bo glvon
a chanco to flro a lot of deadwood
among tho city hall clerks. Somo ot
thorn thinking themselvos safo under
tho civil sorvlco law, aro impudent,
insubordlnato and useless.
Sheriff Charlos W. Peters is mak
ing a good rocord.
Tho Ollvor typewriter is praised by
all who have usod it.
Itakllos' restaurants havo made a
naxno for thomsolvoa in Chicago,
which stands for good sorvlco, good
food and good equipment, John Itak
llos, tho proprietor ot this popular
string ot rostaurantB Is a progressive
and patriotic American citizen. He
has been a hard worker for tho Lib
erty Loan and has dono much towards
lining up tho Greoks ot Chicago in tho
flno showing thoy havo made.
Andrew B. Boughnn, tho well known
Chicago lawyor, with offices nt 5
North La Sallo streot, Is frcquontly
mentioned for judicial honors. Ho
would mnko a good Judgo. Mr.
noughan Is a Chicago product, born
and raised In tho city, and his rocord
nt tho bar ban been a Bucccessful and
Otto Itlco, tho popular secretary and
manager of the Quick Sorvlco Laun
dry Company, would mako a splendid
West Park commissioner. He is pub
llo spirited and popular, and has the
good wUhes ot his fellow citizens.
Laurence R. Adams, tho popular
manager of tho Brevoort Hotel, has
every reason to bo proud of his great
restaurant. It Is praised by ovory
body who has patronized It.
CAST IRON PIPE
Bell and Spigot-Flanged
good for a pressure up
to 125 lbs., also Extra
Heavy for 250 lbs.
General Sales Office, Peoples Gas Bldg., Chicago
Main Offices, Lynchburg, Virginia
YOU ARE JUST AS
OLD AS YOUR SPINE
Even back as, far ns Ceasar'e time
this saying was used. In later years,
men substitutod for it "A man's just
ns old as he feols". Taking tho two,
and combining tho meaning, we have
tho truo expression and Chlropractlo
interpretation "A man's just as old
as his Splno allows him to fool."
Tho spinal column Is tho main con
duit through which tho norvo cables
pass from the brain, and from which
tho tiny feeders aro distributed to
ovory portion ot tho body. It through
abnormal curvaturo, tho bones ot the
spinal column obstruct tho freo flow
of tho health-giving currents from the
brain to tho bodily organs, disease re
sults In tho organs so affected. Tho
Chiropractor adjusts tho cause ot tho
trouble romovos tho pressure on the
norvos without tho uso of Drugs or
Knlto. This allows Naturo to build
up tho diseased organs or tissues. It
thoro is any abnormal condition pres
ent in your body which is causing you
suffering, lot Chiropractic bring back
normal conditions so you may again
enjoy good health. P. H. Soubold,
Chiropractor, 1331 Stovens Bldg. Adv.
Granville W. Browning would make
a good member of the Circuit Court
Btlllman B. Jamioeoa is one ot tas
coming men in the Republican party.
He is honest and able.
dam Wolf le one or me most popu
lar men in Chicago. Ton ean't beat
Alderman Walter P. Stoffon is mak
ing a flno rocord in tho city council.
Judge Kloknam Bcanlan fulfills the
expectations of his friends. His rec
ord on the bench Is a good one.
Patrick J. can ts making a geed
record as trustee of the Sanitary Dis
trict of Okleago.
Dr. Oeorge Sultan always made a
good record in publlo Ufa.
Maurice T. Cullerton is much re
spected as a leader in labor circles.
Frank Weeger, the well knows
brewer and business man, is talkte ef
for State Auditor and State Treasurer.
He would 111 either position welL
Judgo John R. Caverly gives gen
eral satisfaction to the publlo in the
municipal Court and grows more
eoular ovory diur.
Charles Molltor, a recognized leader
in the machinery trade, is one of Chi
cago's leading and most reliable busl
noss men. His name is honored
wherever fee is known.
Thomas J. Bnuermaa or Ohio aa4
Clark streets and proprietor of the
eldest saloon and restaurant la Chi
cago ha the finest har fxtures la
America. They were atase over Ittr
years ago, and the earring was aB
done by hand. The German Histories!
ttoclety ha taken photographs ef
D. Lundo desorvcB credit for tho
splendid quality of moats with which
ho supplies tho pooplo.
John W. Eckhart Is a citizen of
whom Chicago Is proud.
Judgo John Stolk is doing great
work for Via publlo in tho Speeders'
KIckham ScankK would mako a
great United Statfe. senator.
James S. Hopkins, the able lawyer,
would mako a good judge of tho Supo
Mon llko John W. Eckhart should
bo sent to tho constitutional conven
tion. Tho Ollvor typewriter Is growing In
popularity. It is the best on the mar
ket. Judge Kickham Scanlan, tho able
jurist nnd popular orator, is often
spoken of for high political honors.
Ivnn D. Koukoff, the well known
mouoy broker and steamship agent, Is
a leader on the West Side. Ho would
mako a good county commissioner.
U. S. Marshal John J. Bradley Is
tho right man In tho right placo.
Department of Trade and Commerce.
Director William H. Boys, Streator,
Assistant Director James S. Bald
win, Decatur; $4,000.
Superintendent of Insurance Fred
W. Potter, Albion; $5,000.
Fire Marshal John Gamber, Otta
Chief Grain Inspector Walter E,
Schmidt, Chicago; $5,000.
Department of Finance.
Director Omar H. Wright, Belvl
Assistant Director Everett H.
Tripp, Belvldere; $4,200.
Administrative Auditor Joseph G.
Mason, Chicago; $4,800.
Superintendent ot Department Re
portsA. T. Splvey, East St. Louis;
Department of Agriculture.
Director Charles Adkins, Boment;
Assistant Director H. H. Parke,
Superintendent of Foods and Dairies
John B. Nooman, Elgin; $4,M0.
Superintendent of Animal Industry
W. W. Wright, Toulon; $3,600.
Chlof Veterinarian A. T. Peters,
Chlof Game and Fish Warden
Ralph F. Bradford, Pontlac; $8,600.
Department of Labor.
Director Barney Cohen, Chicago;
Assistant DIroctor Burt C. Bean,
Chlot Factory Inspector Robert S.
Jonas, Flora; $3,000.
Superintendent of Free Employment
Offlcos W. G. Lawman, Danville;
Chief Inspector of Private Employ
ment Agencies John J. MoKonna,
Chicago; $3,000. ,
Department of Mines and Minerals.
Director Evan D. John, Carbon
Assistant Director Martin Bolt,
Springfield ,: $3,000.
Department of Publlo Works and
Director Leslie D. Puterbaugh, Peo
Assistant Director Thomas O. Van
num, Watseka; $4,000.
Superintendent of Waterways Wil
liam L. Sackott, Morris; $5,000.
Superintendent of Printing H. L.
Williamson, Springfield, $6,000.
Superintendent of Purchases and
Supplies Henry H. Kohn, Anna;
Superintendent of Highways 8. B.
Bradt, De Kalb; $5,000.
Superintendent of Parks Frank D.
Lowman, Sandwich; $2,500.
Department of Publlo Welfare.
Director Charles H. Thorns, Chi
Assistant Direotor James II. He
ctare, Csrllnvllle; $4,600.
Fiscal Supervisor Frank D. Whlpp,
Superintendent of Charities A. L.
Bowen, Springfield; $6,000.
Superintendent of Prisons John L.
Whitman, Chicago; $5,000.
Superintendent of Pardons and Pa
roles William Colvln, 8prlngfleld;i
Department of Health.
Director Dr. C. SL Clair Drake,
Superintendent of Lodging House
Inspection William H. McCulloeh,
Department of Registration and Edu
cation. Director Francis W. Shepsrdsen,
Superintendent of Registration
Fred C. Dodds, Springfield; $4,000.
Judge John Barton Payne makes a
splendid President ot the South Park
Ono ot tho most interesting stores
in tho city to visit is that of Karl
Mayor & Company, in tho North
American building, 30 South Stato
street. Men go thero for sorvlco
dental nnd shaving creams, and wom
en for tho prlzo baby soap and a
grand lino of toilet articles.
John W. Eckhart, tho morchant
miller, is not only a lendor in tho
commercial ltto of Chicago, but ho is
a lender in Its political llfo as woll.
Mombora ot tho Iroquois Club aro
novor tired of tolling ot how much Mr.
Eckhart has dono towardB tho building
up ot that organization and his work
for tho success ot tho Democratlo
party in National and local elections
has been effective and great and has
contributed much towards bringing
victory to tho Democratic standards.
Colonol August W. Miller is often
mentioned for stato treasurer.
Who gots tho benoflt ot tho Publlo
Service Departments Utility extractions?
SALES AGENTS FOR
SALINE COUNTY COAL CO.
PEOPLES GAS BUILDING
Dr. M. Leininger & Sons
Palatine Building 128 MILWAUKEE AVENUE
TEL, HUMBOLDT 8062
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Karl Mayer & Company
Service Shaving and
Telephone Central 2133
36 South State Street CHICAQO
Telephone Humboldt 9188
JOS. POLSTER & SON
FURNITURE AND PIANO MOVERS
STEAM AND DOMESTIC COAL
Trunks to and from all depots
Auto Van Service
2732 W. DIVISION STREET
WILLIAM J. HEALY WALTER C. HEATY
Telephona Monroe 615S
Wm. J. Healy & Co.
Loans Renting Insurance
SUITE 12 HAYMARKET BUILDING
716 West Madison Street
INSURANCE IN ALL ITS BRANCHES
Electric Lighting Supplies
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Ediion Building, 72 West Adams Street
CARBONS CORDS BRUSHES
SOCKETS SWITCHES MOTORS
your present sockets,
room for an electrical
lance, and a lamp at
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in every room.
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