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JOHN J. GERAGHTY
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SIGN OF THE TEETH
An Alderman Proposes a Fitting
Symbol for the Department
of Public Service.
A well lnioun nU'crmnn suggests
that n double net of tcetli, similar to
mimic Ilalsted Mroot Oentlst hIcub uu
mloptoil nn a symLnl for the Cblcngo
Deportment of I'ubllc Service.
Tho uldirmiin iops not nay
whether tho teeth ore to ho i:ed on
public utlllilos or on tho public It-
FOR THE NOVEM
The election In November, nt which
delegates to tho constitutional con
vention are to be chosen, promises to
bo an Important ono for Chicago In
It Is expected that several ques
tions tha tho pcoplo havo to decide
under measures enacted at Springfield
by the legislature which finished Its
labors last week will bo placed upon
Among these will bo tho question of
bond Issues. Tho assembly, nfter a
hard battle, passed tho QlacUln bills
which give Chicago and othor cities
nuthoiity to Incroaso their bonding
power. Chicago, under Its bill, may
Increase Its power $27,500,000. It Is
not bolloved that tho city council
will elect to put tho whole- sum up
for a voto of tho pcoplo.
Tho fifty-ward plan, tho non-partisan
nldcrmnnlc election measuro and
the "town hall" bill nro nmong othor
questions that nro likely to go on tho
ballot. Tlioro Ij a referendum clauso
also In tho Hucl; prlmnry bill, and this
may bo submitted to tho pcoplo at
It Is the opinion of tho attorney
general that members of tho legisla
ture may bo candidates for dolegato
to the constitutional convention If
they first resign, ami that a holdover
Konator. ns Is Senator Curtis, could
resign bis seat In tho senoto after be
ing elected n delegate.
W. F. Cummlngs, tho well known
engineer nml contractor, has mado a
flnf record. HIh work Is praised all
over tho country.
Cltv Clerk James T. Igoo gives sat
isfaction to tho public.
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JOHN F. TYRRELL
Able Lawyer Who Would Make a Good Judge.
A80L1SI1 THIS JOB
The Department of Public Sep
vice Is an Unnecessary Hard
ship on the Taxpayers.
The city department of public ser
vice should bo abolished.
It Is mi unnecessary nest of slno-
Tin btKRoxt sinecure In It Is tho Job
A visit to his olllco may disclose this
This department cost the weary
taxpayers of Chicago, $70,010 last
It protends to rocelvo, Investigate
and adjust complaints regarding ser
vice, rates, products and other matters
relating to the health, comfort, con
venience or safety of tho public as
affected by public utilities.
Let us lnugh.
Everybody knows what a Joko this
department Is and how Ilttlo It does.
1 J. Sibley, of tho Fountain Pen
Shop, at 31 N. Dearborn at., Is often
montloned for Clerk of tho Superior
Court. Ills popularity would insuro
his election If he would mnko tho
District Attorney Clyno Is making
n good lecord.
Care of the Feet
The LcGrnnd Foot Parlor,
The l.e (iriind Foot Purlor, located
for many oars at Kilt North Clark
troot, has removed Its establishment
to new and larger quarters at 13H0
North Clark street, whore hotter facili
ties for chiropody will bo had. Tho
present excellent service will also bo
Mndame Florencla A. T. Powelln
Orlor, who owns The Le Grand Foot
Parlor at 1.13G North Clark street, has
for her patrons tho boat peoplo on the
North Side. Sho Is tho original DIs
covorcr of Comparative Scientific
nioodless Chiropody. Tho Le Grand
Foot Parlor has boon at 1314 and 1348
North Clark stroot for ovor ton years.
Madamo ?owella-Grlor, M. 0., S. C,
Doctor of Chiropody, successfully
nialios sore feet Rood. Soro toot ar
made Good Feet at the Le Qrand Foot
Parlor, 1330 N. Clark street Tele
phone Superior CDS1
The Tooth Extracting and Smoke
Consuming Department in the
City Hall Makes People
Why doesn't the nllegcil city de
partment of Public Service got nfter
tho fraudulent weighing innchlnes,
with which tho city is infested?
Can you guess why It doesn't?
Thcro nro 102,011 of theso mnchlncs
Bcnttered nil over tho city on city
It Is snfo to say Hint 100,000 of them
nro out of order most of tho time.
They yield nn Immense revenue, ns
ench pntron Is obliged to glvo up ono
cent for tho privllego of finding out
how much ho does not weigh.
Another fraud on tho public is the
counterfeit gum vending cent-In-tho
slot machine, which In tho majority of
cases, takes tho cent but yields no
Why Is it that tli'o City Department
of Public Scrvlco permits theso frauds
ING AND DATES
Chief Clork Sullivan of tho Klectlon
Commissioners, announces tho follow
ing calendar for tho Constitutional
Saturday, July 12 Flist day to fllo
with secretary of state.
Aug. 1 Last day to file.
Aug. 20 Registration day.
Sept. 10 Primary election.
Oct. 1 Last day to lllo Independent
petitions with county clork.
Oct. 11 Registration.
Nov. -1 Klcetlon of delegates.
Jim. C, 1020 Constitutional conven
tion meets nt noon In tho hall of rep
Tho compensation of delegates wns
fixed by tho legislature at $2,000.
Too Many of Them to Suit the
If tho City Department of Public
Servlco over gets through sharpening
Its teeth it should look after tho
street signs placed at Intersections.
Hundreds of them nro misspelled.
Many of them nro misleading.
South Wells street nt Cist street Is
still named on tho sign nt thnt cor
ner, S. nth avcuuo.
Sedgwick street Is misspelled
Sedgowlck street on nil signs.
Tookcr place called ufter Dr.
Tooker, tho Chicago Inventor of tho
Keyless lire ulnrm box, Is misspelled
And so It goes nil ovor tho city.
Inspecting smokes Is ovldontly
cnslor than Inspecting Bomo kinds of
II. II. Morrick is ono of tho lenders
In tho civic llfo of Chicago. As presi
dent of tho Association of Commorco
ho has dono grcnt work for tho city,
Its present nnd future Mr. Morrick
Is prosldont of tHo Giont Lakes Trust
Company, Chicago's now big bank,
which stnrtod In with n capital ot
$3,000,000, and a surplus of $000,000.
All of tho stock was oversubscribed
Judgo Goorgo D. Ilolmos Ib gratify
ing his ninny friends with tho flno
record ho Is mnking on tho Municipal
Judgo Henry Guerln Is mnking a
good rocord on tho Superior bench.
Judgo Charles A. McDonnld has
mado a flno record as Superior court
Oscar V. Mayor, as a business man
nnd n cltlzon, does credit to Chicago.
Ho stands for progress and Is ono ot
tho men who havo holpod mako tho
Mayor Thompson should bo given
u chance to flro a lot of deadwood
among tho city hall clerks. Somo of
them thinking themselves snfo under
tho civil servlco law, nro Impudont,
liisubordlnato and usoless.
Sheriff Charles W. Poters is mak
ing a good rocord.
Tho Oliver typewriter Is praised by
all who huvo used It.
Hakllos' restaurants havo mado a
namo for themselves In Chicago,
which stands for good servlco, good
food and good equipment. John Itnk
llos, tho proprietor of this popular
string of restaurants Is a progressive
and patriotic Amorlcan citizen. Ho
hns boon a hard worker for tho Lib
erty Loan and has dono much towards
lining up tho Crooks ot Chicago In tho
flno showing thoy havo mado.
Androw I). nouglinn, tho woll known
Chicago lawyer, with offices at 5
North La Sallo street, is frequently
mentioned for Judicial honors. Ho
would mako a good Judgo. Mr.
nouglinn Is a Chicago product, born
and raised In tho city, and his record
at tho bar has boon n succccssful nnd
Otto nice, the popular socrotary Rnd
mnnagor of tho Quick Sorvlco Laun
dry Company, would mako a splendid
West Park commissioner. Ho Is pub
lic spirited and popular, and has the
good wishes of his follow citizens.
Laurence n. Adams, tho popular
manager ot tho Orovoort Hotel, has
overy reason to bo proud of his groat
restaurant. It Is praised by every
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.
Lynchburg Foundry Company
General Sales Office, Peoples Gas Bldg., Chicago
Main Offices, Lynchburg, Virginia
YOU ARE JUST AS
OLD AS YOUR SPINE
even bnck as far as Ceasar's tlmo
this saying was used. In lator years,
men substituted for It "A man's Just
ns old ns ho feels". Taking tho two,
nnd combining tho meaning, wo havo
tho truo expression and Chiropractic
Interpretation "A man's Just ns old
ns his Splno allows him to feel."
Tho spinal column Is tho main con
duit through which tho ncrvo cables
pass from tho brain, nnd from which
tho tiny feeders nro distributed to
every portion of tho body. If through
abnormal curvature tho bones of tho
spinal column obstruct tho frco flow
of tho health-giving currents from tho
brain to tho bodily organs, disease re
sults In tho organs so affected. Tho
Chiropractor adjusts tho causa of tho
trouble, removes tho prcssuro on tho
nerves without the uso of Drugs or
Knlfo. This allows Naturo to build
up tho dlscnBcd organs or tissues. It
thcro is any abnormal condition pres
ent In your body which Is causing you
suffering, lot Chiropractic bring bnck
normal conditions so you may ngaln
enjoy good health. F. II. Soubold,
Chiropractor, 1331 Slovens Dldg. Adv.
Granville V. Drowning would make
a good member of tho Circuit Court
Stlllmnn B. Jumlosou is one ot the
coming men in the Republican party.
He Is honest and able
Adam Wolf la ono or th most popu
lar men In Chicago. You can't beat
Alderman Walter P. Stoffon Is mak
ing n flno rocord In tho city council.
Judgo KIckTiam Seaman fulfills the
expectations of his friends. Hli rec
ord on the bench Is ft gond one.
Patrick J. Can is making a good
record as trustee ot the Sanitary Dis
trict of Chicago.
Dr. George Sultan always made a
good record In public llfo.
Maurlco T. cullorton Is much re
spected as a leader In labor circles.
Frank Woegcr, the woll known
browor and business man, Is talked of
for Stato Auditor nnd Rtnto Troasuror.
He would fill either position well,
Juago .lonn It. Cavorly gives gon
oral satisfaction to tho public In tho
xtiiiiiL'iimi Court and prows more
M.pulnr oven dny
Charlos Molltor, n rocognlzod loador
In tho ranchlnory trade, Is ono of Chi
cago's loading and most rollablo busi
ness meti. His name Is honored
whorover tin Is known.
Thomns J. BMiierman of Ohio and
Clark streets and proprietor of the
oldest saloon and restaurant In Chi
cago has the finest bar fixtures la
Amorlca. They were made over fifty
years ago, and the carving was all
dono by hand. The German Historical
Hortety Iini taken photographs of
D. Lunilo dcsorvoB credit for tho
Bplondld quality of meats with which
ho supplies tho peoplo.
John W. Kckhnrt Is n citizen of
whom Chicago Is proud.
Judge John Stolk Is doing great
work for tho public In tho Spocdors'
Klckham ScnnlN' would mako a
great United State senator.
James S. Hopkins, the ablo lawyer,
would make a good Judgo of tho Supe
Men llko John W. Eckhart should
bo sont to tho constitutional conven
tion. Tho Ollvor typowrltor Is growing In
popularity. It is tho best on the mar
ket. Judgo Klckham Scanlnn, tho able
Jurist nnd popular orator, Is often
spoken of for high political honors.
Ivan D. Koukoff, tho well known
monoy brokor and steamship agent, la
a loador on tho West Sldo. no would
mako a good county commissioner.
U. S. Mnrshul John 3t Bradley
tho right man In tho right placo.
Department of Trade and Commerce.
Director William II. Boys, Streator,
Assistant Director Jamos S. Bald
win, Decatur; $4,000,
Superintendent of Insurance Frod
W. Potter, Albion; $5,000.
Flro Marshal John Gambor, Otta
wa; $3,000. '
Chlof Grain Inspector Waltor 13.
Schmidt, Chicago; $5,000.
Department of Finance.
Director Omar II. Wright, Bolvl
Assistant Director Evorctt H.
Tripp, ISolvldoro; $1,200.
Administrative Auditor Josoph (J.
Mason, Chicago; $4,800.
Superintendent of Dopnrimont no
pints A. T. Splvny, Knst St. Louis;
Department of Agriculture.
Dlroctor Charles Adktns, Bomont;
Assistant Director H. II. Parke
Sycnmoro; 53, COO
Suporlntondont of Foods and Dairies
John 11. Nconinn, Elgin; $4,P00.
Suporlntondont of Animal Industry
W. W. Wright, Toulon; $3,C0O.
Chief Votorlnnrlan A. T. Potors,
Chlof Gamo and Fish Warden
nnlph F. nradford, Pontine; $3,C0O.
Department of Labor.
Director Barnoy Cohon, Chicago;
Assistant Dlroctor Burt C. Bean,
Chlot Factory Inspoctor nobert S.
Jonos, Flora; $3,000.
Suporlntondont of Froo Employment
Offices W. G. Lowmnn, Danville;
Chlot Inspector ot Private Employ
ment Agencies John J. McKonna,
Department of Mlneajand Minerals.
Director Evan ' D. Johu Carbon
Assistant Director Martin Bolt,
Department of Public Works and
Dlroctor LobIIo D. Putorbaugh, Peo
Assistant Director Thomas G. Von
num. Wntsokn; $4,000.
Suporlntondont of Waterways Wil
liam L. Snckott, Morris; $5,000.
Suporlntondont of Printing H. 1
Wllllnmson, Sprlngflold, $5,000.
Suporlntondont of Purchases and
Supplies Honry II. Kohn, Anna;
Superintendent of Highways 8. E.
nruilt. Do Knlb; $5,000.
Suporlntondont of Parks Frank D.
l.owmnn, Sandwich; $2,500.
Department of Publlo Welfare.
Dlroctor Charlos II. Thorne, Chi
Assistant Director James E, Me
Cluro, Cnrllnvlllo; $4,000.
Flscnl 8uporvlsor Frank D. Whlpp,
Superintendent of Charities A. L.
Bowon, Sprlngflold; $5,000.
Superintendent ot Prisons John L.
Whitman, Chicago; $5,000.
Superintendent of Pardons and Pa
rolesWilliam Colvln, Springfield;
Department of Health.
Director Dr. C. St. Clair Drake,
Suporlntondont of Lodging House
Inspection William H. McCullooh,
Department of Registration and Edu
cation. Dlroctor Francis W. Bhepardson,
Suporlntondont of Registration
Fred C. Dodds, Springfield; $4,000.
Judge John TJarton Payne makes a
splendid President of the South Park
Ono of tio most Interesting stores
In tho city to visit Is thnt of Karl
Mayer & Company, In tho North
American building, 30 South Stato
street. Men go thoro for sorvlco
dental and shnvlng croams, and worn
en for tho prlzo baby soap nnd a
grand linn of toilet articles,
John W. Eckhnrt, tho merchant
mlllor, Ib not only a loador In tho
commorclnl llfo ot Chicago, but ho Is
n leador In Its political llfo as woll.
Mombors of tho Iroquois Club aro
nevor tired of tolling of how much Mr.
Eckhart has dono towards tho building
up of that organization and his work
for tho success of tho Domocratlo
party In National and local oloctions
has been effective and great and has
contributed much towards bringing
victory to tho Domocratlo standards.
Colonol August W. Mlllor Ib often
mentioned for stato troasuror.
Who gets tho bouoflt ot tho Publlo
Sorvlco Departments Utility extractions?
SALES AGENTS FOR
SALINE COUNTY COAL CO.
PEOPLES GAS BUILDING
Dr. M. Leininger & Sons
Palatine Building 1286 MILWAUKEE AVENUE
TEL. HUMBOLDT 8002
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Karl Mayer & Company
Service Shaving and
Telephone Control 2IM
36 South State Street CHICAQO
Telephone Humboldt 9188
JOS. POLSTER & SON
FURNITURE AND PIANO MOVERS
STEAM AND DOMESTIC COAL
Trunks to nnd from all depots
Auto Van Service
2732 W. DIVISION STREET
WILLIAM J. HEALY WALTER C. HEALY
Telephone Monroe C158
Wm. J. Healy & Co.
REAL ESTATE .
Loans ' Renting Insurance J
SUITE 12 HAYMARKET BUILDING
716 West Madison Street
INSURANCE IN ALL ITS BRANCHES
Electric Lighting Supplies
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CARBONS CORDS BRUSHES
SOCKETS SWITCHES MOTORS
;;M'' mW Double Service
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jjft 'j.X'p'' W fits any of your present sockets,
fc .!Sv5:a!5!iC anc maces room for an electrical
Wr m Sk. 'lorne appliance, and a lamp at
W pgJi A the same time. You need a Two-
II Jgjl Way Plug in every room.
H ,i3. I Electrics! Supply Stores EwjiHiMi
vQSlF& BENJAMIN F-LECTRIC MFG. CO.
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BIG CREEK COAL CO.
BIG CREEK COALS
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