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8. I. SHANE.
President of the Western Wrecklno and Lumber Company, Often Spoken
of for Governor.
SIGN OF THE TEETH
An Alderman Proposes a Fitting
Symbol for the Department
of Public Service.
A well known aUlerman suggests
that a double set of teeth, similar to
some Hnlsted street dentist signs bo
adopted as a symbol for tho Chicago
Department of Public Service
Tho alderman does not say
whether tho teeth nro to bo used on
public utilities or on the public It
FOR THE NOVEM
The election In November, at which
dulegatot) to tho constitutional con
vention nro to bo chosen, ptomlsos to
bo an Important ono tor Chicago in
It is expected that several ques
tions that tho pcoplo havo to dccldo
under measures enacted at Springfield
by tho legislature which finished Its
labors last week will bo placed upon
Among theso will bo tho question of
bond issues. Tho assembly, after u
hard battle, passed tho Glackln bills
which glvo Chicago and other cities
authority to Increase their bonding
power. Chicago, under Us bill, may
Increaso Its power $27,500,000. It Is
not bollovcd that tho city council
wilt elect to put tho whole- sum up
for a vote of tho people.
Tho fifty-ward plan, tho non-partisan
nldermanlc election measuro nnd
tho "town hall" bill nro among other
questions that aro likely to go on tho
ballot. Thoro Is n referendum clause
also In tho Illicit primary bill, and this
may bo submitted to tho pcoplo at
It Is the opinion of tho nttornoy
general that members of tho legisla
ture may bo candidates for dolcgato
to tho constitutional convontlon If
thoy first resign, and that a holdovor
senator, as Is Senator Curlls, could
roslgn his sat In tho sonato after be
ing elected a dolcgato.
W. F. Cummlngs, tho woll known
engineer and contractor, has iimdo n
fine record. His work Is prnlHcd all
oer tho country.
City Clerk .Inmos T. Igoo gives sat
isfaction to tho public.
Frank A. Johnson, general bales
momifior of tho Gronnan Cako Cor
poration, Is ono of the most popular
nnd wldoawako young men In Chi
cago Me Is very popular In polit
ical circles and many predict a big
public career for him.
Popular Judge of
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ABOLISH THIS JOB
The Department of Public Ser
vice Is an Unnecessary Hard
ship on the Taxpayers.
Tho city department of public ser
vice should bo abolished.
It Is an unnecessary nest of sine
cures. Tho blitgoHt slnccuro In It Is tho Job
A visit to his ofllco may dlscloso this
This department cost tho weary
taxpayers of Chicago, $70,910 last
It protends to receive, Invcstlgato
nnd adjust complaints regarding ser
vice, rates, products and other mattprs
relating to tho health, comfort, con
venience) or snfety of tho pubile ns
affected by public utilities.
Let tm laugh.
Everybody knows what a Joko this
department is nnd how llttlo It docs.
P. J. Sibley, of tho Fountain Pen
Shop, ut .11 N. Dearborn St., is often
mentioned for Clerk of tho Superior
Court. Ills popularity would Insure
his election It ho would mako tho
District Attorney Clyno is making
a good record.
Care of the Feet
The LeGrand Foot Parlor.
Tho Lo Grand Foot Parlor, located
for many years nt 1314 North Clark
street, has romovod Its establishment
to now nnd largor quarters at 1336
North Clark street, whoro bettor facili
ties for chiropody will bo had. Tho
prcsont oxcollcnt scrvico will also bo
Madame Floroncla A. T. Powella-
Orlor, who owns The Le Grand Foot
Parlor at 133G North Clark street, has
for her patrons tho boat pcoplo on the
North Sldo. Sho Is tbo original Dis
coverer of Comparative SclontlQc
Woodlosn Chiropody. Tbo Lo Grand
Foot Parlor has boon at 1314 and 1348
North Clark street for over ten yoars.
Madamo Powolla-Grlor, M. C, S. C,
Doctor of Chiropody, successfully
makes soro feet good. Sore feet are
in a do Good Fent at tho Le Grand Foot
Parlor, 133C N. Clark streot. Tele
phone Suporlor BfiAl.
Tho Chicago Association of Com
morco Is doing groat work for Chi
cago. llepoal tho rotten Civil Scrvico laws
nnd glvo tho soldlor boys Jobs.
the Superior Court.
PUBLIC SERVICE BUNK
The Tooth Extracting and Smoke
Consuming Department in the
City Hall Makes People
Why doesn't tho alleged city de
partment of Public Scrvico got after
tho fraudulent weighing innchlncs,
with which tho city Is Infested?
Cnn you guess why It doesn't?
Thoro nro 102,041 of theso machines
scattered nil over the city on city
It Is safo to say that 100,000 of them
nro out of ordor most of tho tlmo.
They yield an Immenso revenuo, as
each patron Is obliged to glvo up ono
cont for tho privilege of finding out
how much ho does not weigh.
Another fraud on tho public Is tho
counterfeit gum vending cont-In-tho
slot mnchlno, which In tho majority of
cases, takes tho cont hut yields no
Why la It that tho City Department
of Public Scrvico pormlts theso frauds
ING AND DATES
Chief Clerk Sullivan of tho Election
Commissioners, announces tho follow
ing calendar for tho Constitutional
Saturday, July 12 First day to fllo
with secretary of state.
Aug. 1 Last day to fllo.
Aug. 20 Registration day.
'Sopt. 10 Primary election.
Oct. 4 Last day to fllo Independent
potltions with county clerk.
Oct. 14 Registration.
Nov. 4 Election of dolcgntcs.
Jan. C, 1920 Constitutional conven
tion meets at noon In tho hall of rep
Tho compensation of delegates was
fixed by tho legislature at $2,000.
C. A. Dickctt, tho well known nnd
highly respected president of tho
lilcltett Cont and Coko Company, al
though still u young man, lino led a
very nctivo llfo nnd hns been n po
tent flguro In tho btislnoss world for
many years. Whether as president
of tho Chicago Hearing Motal Com
pnny, tho Dickctt Coal and Coko
Company, or na u director of tho Fort
Dearborn National IBank, ho has won
tho high regard of tho business public.
S. P. Mcssiugcr has dono much for
Chicago in furnishing tho pcoplo with
a lino lot of first-class restaurants.
Loo Oppcnhclinor, vlco-presldont of
tho famous Messlngor lunch rooms,
Is ono of tho coming men of Chi
cago. Ho Is popular, ublo and pro
gressive II. II. Merrick Is ono of tho loaders
In tho civic llfo of Chicago. As presi
dent of tho Association of Commorco
ho has dono great work for tho city,
Its prosont and future Mr. Morrlck
la prosident of tho Gront Lakes Trust
Compnny, Chicago's now big bank,
which started in with a capital ot
$3,000,000, and a surphiB of $000,000.
All of tho stock was oversubscribed
Judgo Goorgo 13. Holmes la gratify
ing Ilia many frlonds with tho lino
record ho la making on tho Municipal
Judgo Honry Guorln la making a
joort rocord on tho Suporlor bond).
Judgo Chnrlca A. McDonald lias
mado a flno rocord ns Suporlor court
Oscar F. Mayor, aa n business man
and n cltlzon, does crodtt to Chicago.
Ho Btands for progress nnd Is ono ot
tlo mon who havo Jiolpod makotho
Mayor Thompson should bo glvon
n chanco to flro a lot of dondwood
among tho city hnll clorks. Somo of
thorn thinking thomsolvoa safo under
tho civil sorvlco law, nro Impudent,
lusubordinnto and useless.
Sheriff Charles W. Petors Is mak
ing a good record.
Tho Oliver typewriter is praised by
all who lmvo used it.
Itakllos' rostaurants havo mado a
namo for thomsolvoa In Chicago,
which Rtnnds for good sorvlco, good
food and good oqulpmont. John It nie
llos, tho proprietor of this popular
string pt restaurants Is a progressive
nnd patriotic American citizen. Ho
has been a hatd worker for tho Lib
erty Loan and has dono much towards
lining up tho Greeks ot Chicago in tho
flno showing thoy havo mado.
Androw n. nouglmn, tho woll known
Chicago lawyer, with ofllces at C
North La Sallo street, Is frequently
mentioned for Judicial honors. Ho
would mako a good Judgo. Mr.
Iloughan Is a Chicago product, born
nnd raised In tho city, nnd his record
nt tho bar has been n succccsstul nnd
Otto Wco, ttie popular socrotary and
manager of the Quick Sorvlco Laun
dry Company, would mako a splondld
West Park commissioner. He is pub
llo spirited and popular, and has the
good wishes of his fellow citizens.
Laurenco R. Adams, tho popular
manager of tho nrovoort Hotol, has
every reason to bo proud of Ills groat
restauranL It is praised by every
body who haa 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
South Water streot landlords get
almost any ront thoy nsk for tholr
property and havo to do no ropalrlng.
Tho bnro walls and floors nro all
thero Is to much of this property and
all that is necessary to ront It woll.
Now tho pcoplo nro asked to bond
tho city for $3,800,000 to improve
tho street to further ndvanco tho
holdings of theso landlords.
You would think tho pcoplo woro
made of monoy the way tho aldcrmon
voted to lay it out on Monday night.
Hero is tho way thoy ordorcd tho
Two million dollars for tho com
pletion of Michigan boulovnrd, $2,400,
000 for tho extension nnd improve
ment of Western nvonuc, $3,800,000
for South Water strcoU $5,400,OVrt
for. Ogdon avenuo, $G,SOO,000 for Ash
land nvcnuo, nnd $9,200,000 for Itoboy
Frank Johnston, Jr., tho popular
Circuit Judge, is rospected by all
classes irrespective of party.
John W. Fowler, president of tho
solid nnd rcllablo Central Trust &
Savings Hank, Is ono of tho loading
men of Chicago. Ho stands for prog
ress in our civic llfo.
Granville W. Browning would make
a rood member of the Circuit Court
Stlllman D. Janneaou is one of tfee
coming men in tho Republican party.
He Is honest and able.
Adam Wolf Is ono or tne moat popu
lar men In Chicago. Ton can't baat
Alderman Walter P. Stoffon is mak
ing a flno rocord in tho city council.
Judge KiokTiamvScanlan fulfills the
expectationsf6f his 'friends. His rec
ord on tho bench is a good one.
Patrick J. Can is making a good
record as truiteo ot tho Sanitary Dis
trict of Chicago.
Dr. George Sultan always made a
good record In publlo llfo.
Mnurico T. cullerton Is much re
spected as a leader in labor circles.
Frank Wcegor, tho woll known
browor and business man, Is talked of
for Stato Auditor and Stato Treasurer.
He would fill either position woll.
Judgo Jonn It. Cnvorly gives gen
eral satisfaction to tho public in tho
Municipal Court nnd grows moro
rooular overy dny.
Charloa Molltor, a recognized leader
in tho machlnory trado, Is ono ot Chi
cago's loading nnd most rollablo busl
noso mon. His namo Is honored
wherever ho is known.
Thomas J. Sauerman of Ohio, and
Clark streets and proprietor of tho
oldest saloon and restaurant In Chi
cago hns the finest bar fixtures Is
America. They were made ovor fifty
years ago, and the carving was ail
done by hand. The German Historical
Horlety Iim taken photographs of
D. Lundo desorvos credit for tho
splondld quality of meats with which
ho suppllos tho people
John W. Eckhart is a cltlzon of
whom Chicago la proud,
Judgo John Stolk la doing great
work for iho publlo In tho Speeders'
KIckhnm Scantet' would mako a
great United Statb. Ecnator.
James S. Hopkins, tho ablo lawyer,
would mako a good judgo of the Supe
Mon Uko John W. Eckhait should
bo sent to tho constitutional convon
tlon. Tho Oliver typewrltor Is growing In
popularity. It Is tho best on tho mar
ket. Judge KIckhnm Scanlan, tho ablo
Jurist and popular orator, Is often
spoken of for high political honors.
Ivan D. Koukoff, tho woll known
money broker and steamship agent, is
a loader on tho West Side. Ho would
mako a good county commissioner.
U, S. Marshal John J. Bradley Is
tho right man in tho right plaro.
Department of Trade and Commerce.
Director William H. Boys, Stroatiir,
Assistant Director James S. Bald
win, Decatur; $4,000.
Suporintondont of Insurance Fred
W. Potior, Albion; $5,000.
Firo Marshal John Camber, Otta
Chief Grain Inspector Wnltor E.
Schmidt, Chicago $5,000.
Department of Finance.
Director Omar H. Wright, Bolvl
Assistant Director Bverott H.
Tripp, Belvidero; $4,200.
Administrative Auditor Joseph C.
Mason, Chicago; $4,800.
Suporintondont of Dopartmont Re
portsA. T. Splvoy, East St. Louis;
Department of Agriculture.
Director Chnrlos Adklns, Boment;
Assistant Director H. H. Parke,
Superintendent of Foods and Dairies
John B. Nooman, Elgin; $4,P00.
Suporintondont of Animal Industry
W. W. Wright, Toulon; $3,600.
Chief Votorlnarlan A. T. Petors,
Chief Gamo and Fish Warden
Ralph F. Bradford, Pontlac; $3,600.
Department of Labor.
Director Barnoy Cohen, Chicago;
Assistant Director Burt C. Bean,
Chiof Factory Inspector Robert 8.
Jones, Flora; $3,000.
Suporintondont of Froo Employment
Offices W. J. Lowman, Danville ;
Chlof Inspector of Private Employ
ment Agencies John J. McKonna,
Department of Mines and Minerals.
Director Evan D. John, Carbon
Assistant Director Martin Bolt,
Department of Pubile Works and
Director Leslie D. Putorbaugh, Peo
Assistant Director Thomas G. Ven
num, Wntsoku; $4,000.
Suporintondont ot Waterways Wil
liam L. Sackott, Morris; $5,000.
Superintendent of Printing H. L.
Williamson, Sprlngdold, $5,000.
Suporintondont ot Purchases and
Supplies Honry H, Kolin, Anna;
Superintendent of Highways S. E.
Bradt, Do Kqlb; $5,000.
Superintendent ot Parks Frank D.
Lowman, Sandwich; $2,500.
Department of Publlo Welfare.
Director Charles H. Thorno, Chi
Assistant Director .Tames S3. Me
Clure, Carllnvlllo; $4,000.
Flscnl Supervisor Frank D. Whlpp,
Superintendent of Charities A. L.
Bowon, Springfield; $5,000.
Superintendent of Prisons John L.
Whitman, Chtcogo; $5,000.
Superintendent of Pardons and Pa
roles William Colvln, Sprlngflold;
Department of Health.
Director Dr. C. 8t Clair Drake,
Superintendent of Lodging House
Inspection William H. McCulloch,
Department of Registration nnd Edu
Dlroctor Francis W. Shepardson,
Superintendent of Registration
Fred' O. Dodds, Sprlngflold; $4,000.
Judge John Tiarton Payne makes a
splendid President of the South Park
Ono of tho most Interesting atoroa
In tho city to visit is that of Kurl
Mayor & Company, In tho North
Amoricnn building, 36 South Stato
street. Mon go thero for sorvlco
dentnl nnd shaving cronms, and wom
en for tho prlzo baby soap and a
grand lino of tollot articles,
John W. Eckhart, tho merchant
miller, la not only a lendor In tho
commercial llfo ot Chicago, but ho Is
a lendor In Its political llfo ns woll.
Mombnra ot tho Iroquola Club aro
never tired of tolling of how much Mr.
Eckhart lias dono townrda tho building
up of that organization and Ills work
for tho succoss of tho Democratic
party in National and local oloctlons
has been offectlvo and great and haa
contributed much towarda bringing
victory to tho Domocratlc atandarda.
Colonol August W. Miller is often
montioned for stato troasurer.
Who gets tho benefit of 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 8062
OITICE nOURflt 9 A. M. to 0 r. M. Open entnc and Bandar A. H. fcr
Karl Mayer & Company
Service Shaving and
Telephone Central 2133
36 South State Street CHICAGO
?S 2 PRVK
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. MEATY
Telephone Monroe 6158
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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Edison Building, 72 West Adams Street
CARBONS CORDS BRUSHES
SOCKETS SWITCHES MOTORS
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