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THE OMICAOO EAOImC
City Clerk James T. Igoe give sat
isfaction to the public.
J. W. Deer, the popular president
of tho American Sewer and Drainage
Construction Co., at 2816 N. Wash
tenaw avenue, Is one of the progres
Itb men of Chicago. Always Inter
ested In the clty'a welfare, he la a
booster of Ita Interests and Is alwaya
at the fore front of every movement
for bettering the condition of his fel
Dixoa O. Williams, one of tho finest
orators In the Democratic party is
growing In popularity. He wcttld
make an Ideal member of congress If
he would consent to run for the office.
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Edwin R. Landon, president of the
Standard Firo Escape Company Is
one of the solid men of Chicago. His
company Is noted for tho reliability
of Its output.
E. W. Martin, ono of tho most pop
ular men in the financial and business
world, is Chicago manager for the
big houso of CharleB Stonoham &
Co., dealers In securities, with offices
at 178 West Jackson boulovard, and
branches In nlno leading cltlcB of tho
Michael Ready, tho popular presi
dent and treasurer of tho Ready &
Callaghan Coal company, Is ono of
tho most highly respected business
men In Chicago, Ills company stands
high In tho coal trade.
P. J. Sibley, tho popular proprietor
of Tho Fountain Pen Shop, at 31
North Dearborn streot, has a host of
friends in tho business community.
Tho best pooplo in Chicago buy pons
from him and his customers aro al
ways boosting him.
Frank A. West has boon appointed
by Mayor Thompson and confirmed
by the city council as a member of
the board of stationary engineers. A
better appointmont could not havo
been mado. Mr. West, who sorved
with credit on tho stnto board of
equalization is ono of tho most popu
lar citizens of tho north side.
Peter Reinberg has mado a splendid
record as president of the county
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WILLIAM Q. KIETH,
Popular Head of the Department of Gas and Electricity.
of Cook County.
Otto Korner, the well known lawyer
and popular master in chancery is so
frequently mentioned for Judge of
the Municipal Court that his Wends
who aro legion are hoping that he
will make the race. No man is bet
ter equlppod for tho place, either by
training or ability. His proven cour
age, uniform courtesy and Judicial
temperament fit him for the bench.
Charles Appel, the popular proprie
tor of tho North Side Turner Hall, has
built up one of the flnost restaurant
trades In Chicago by his general meth
ods and strict attention to business.
Pooplo who havo patronized his pop
ular restaurant at 820 N. Clark street,
aro never tired of praising tho good
cooking and splendid meals.
It the Aldermen would investigate
the Department of Public Service
they might discover one cause for the
very high tax rate.
The Oscar Dels Piano School, ac
credited, elementary to teacher's cer
tificate) and graduato courses. School
year begins September 10th. For bul
letin of Information, apply Oscar Dels
Piano School. Miss Betty Lyons, sec
retary, studio 925, 218 South Wa
bash avenue, Chicago, III.
"As an educational subjoct, music
is cssontlal, and ovory boy and girl
should havo tho opportunity to study
music; to ennoblo and refresh his men
tal and splrltunl solf, sensitizing a
keen appreciation of tho boautltul
through tho beautiful."
Thousands of Chicago soldier boys
need jobs. What's tho matter with
giving them places In tho City Hall.
Some- of tho barnacles havo boon
tlioro too long. They think tho city
bolongs to thorn.
NATIONAL SCHOOL OF
Tho National School of Multlgrnph
Ing, at 1103 Lytton Building, Is of
great valuo to tho business commu
nity. Tho service- that it gives saves
hundreds of thousands of dollars to
Arms and individuals who use multi
graphing in tliolr buslnoss. And tho
numbor who use multlgraphlng is con
stantly on tho Increase.
Jacob Levy, tho well known Twen
ty-first ward Democratla loader, would
mako a good county commissioner.
HEADS OF CITY DEPARTMENTS
MEMBERS Of BMW OF EDUCATION
AND JUDGES OF MUNICIPAL COURT
William Hale Thompson, Mayor.
Charles C. Fltzraorrls, Secretary.
Room 507, 6th floor, City Hall.
Henry Stuckart, Treasurer.
Room 203, 2nd floor, City HalL
Jnmos T. Igoe, City Clerk.
Edward J, Paddcn, Chief Clork.
Rooms 107-108, 1st floor, City Hall.
George- F. Harding, Comptroller.
Louis E. OosBelln, Doputy Comptrol
ler. Room C01, 6th floor, City HalL
Wm. II. Wesbey, Collector.
Ooorto Lohmnn, Doputy Collector.
Department of Health
John Dill Robertson, M. D.. Com
missioner. Gottfrlod Koehler, M. D., Assistant
K. R. Pritchard, Socretary.
Room 707, 7th floor, City Hall.
Bureau of Engineering
John Erlcson, City Engineer.
Wm. J. RocIm, Chief Clork.
Room 402, City Hall.
W. J. McConrt, Superintendent
Geo. J. Fosor, Chlof Clerk.
Rooms 101-102, City Hall (Pay
Water Pipe Extension
Hugh L. Lucas, Superintendent.
Thomas F. KJernan, Asst. Superin
tendent. Room 46:. 4th flooi, City Hall,
bureau of Streets
Felix Mitchell, (Superintendent.
S. J. Fisher, Inspector In Charge.
President of the
Bureau of Sewers
George E. McGruth, Suporlntondont.
Edward F. Cullerton, Chief Clerk.
Bureau of Maps and Plats--John
D. Riley, Superlntendnnt.
T. C. Philips, Engineer of Surveys.
Bureau of Gas and Electricity
William J. Kolth, Commissioner.
John E. Bradley, Chlof Clerk.
Rivera and Harbors
Rlckard O'Sulltvan Burke, Asst En
gineer. Smoke Inspector's Department
William H. Reld, Inspector.
Room 608, City Hall.
City Oil Inspector
Paul Henderson, Inspector.
Charlos Vavrik, Chief Deputy.
Wm. F. Gorman, Assistant
Bureau of Statistics
Francla A. Eastman, City Statisti
cian. Frederick Rex, Librarian.
C. W. Kallal.
Virtus C. Rohm, Business Agent
P. C. Schafer, Chief Clerk.
Department of Compensation
H. V. McGurren, Superintendent
Inspector of Weights and Measures
Morris Eller, City Soaler.
W. F. Cluett, Chief Deputy.
Board of Examining Engineers-
Room 1008, City Hall.
Edward F. Miller, President
E, F. Moore, lBt Vice-President
James N. Spencer, 2d Vice-President
Board of Examining Plumbers
Charles K. Todd.t Mastor Plumber.
Board of Examining Mason Contrac
tors Chns. C. Stownrt.
Two others to be appointed In
compliance with law In force
July 1, 1916.
Chief of Operating Engineers
John C. Hnyos,
Department rr? fwrajt, Welfa
Mrs. Louise usoorno Rowo, Com
missioner. James w. Calloy, Supt. of Employ
ment. Room 805, City Hall Squnre Qldg.
Civil Service Commission
Percy D. Coffin, President.
Chos. E. Frazler.
Joseph p. Geary.
Mark H. Placo, Secretary.
Room 610, 6th floor, City Hall.
Board of Local Improvements
M. J. Fahorty, President
Jos. J. Ellas.
David M. Clark.
Irno Pease Mantony.
Edward J. Glacken. Secretary and
Superintendent of Special Assess
ments. Room 207, 2nd floor, City Hall.
Philip C. Dolofontalne.
Room C06, City Hall.
Room 111, City Hall.
Inspector of Steam Boilers
Geo. E. Nyo, Inspector.
Harry A. Qrannia, Chief Clerk.
Charles Dostrora, Commissioner.
Robert Knight, Deputy Commis
sioner. Peter C. Hoey, Secretary.
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Big Hecco Envelope Company and Leading Citizen, Often
Talked of for Mayor.
Board of Election Commissioners
Frank X. Rydzowski.
Third floor, City Hall.
John Dill Robertson, U. D Chair
man. Rev. J. McNamoe
Dr. Anna Dwyer.
Dr. Emll O. Htrah.
Fannie Specter, Secretary.
Chief Janitor City Hali
Thomas O'Connor, Flro Marshal
P. J. Donahoo, 1st Assistant
Edward J. Buckley, 2d Assistant
Frank W. Swenlo, Chief Operator.
R. F. Kelkor, Jr.
Dr. M. J. Purcell.
Dr. A. Lewis, Asst City Physician.
Dr. Clara Suppol, Asst, City Phy
sician. Bureau of Fire Prevention and Public
J, C. McDonnell, Chief.
John J. Garrity, Gonoral Superin
tendent Room 605.
John Alcook, First Deputy Supt.,
81 Mayer, Secretary Bureau of Po
lice Records. Room 1001.
P. J, Ward, Vehicle Bureau. Room
Henry L. Hudson, Examiner of Pub
lic Chauffeurs. Room 607.
Samuol Ettelson, Corporation Coun
sel. Charles Z Francis, City Attorney.
Joseph Sullivan, Chief Assistant
Charlos J. Peters.
Room 602, City Hall.
Harry P. Miller, Prosecuting Attor
ney. Danlol Webster, 1st Asst.
L. R. Pcquott, Chief Clerk.
Harry T. Atwood, Special Assess
Georgo J. Frazer, Chlof Clerk and
Attornoy for Board of Local Im
provements. Board of Bridewell Inspectors
Ralph E. Esau, Chairman.
Jonoph J. Janda, Socretary.
John J. Sloan.
26th St. and California Ave.
Bailiff of the Municipal Court
Denis J. Egan.
Municipal Courts City of Chicago.
Room 916, City HalL
Geo. B. Holmes.
Cavorly, John R.
Trude, Daniel P.
FIslior, Harry M.
Cook, W. M.
Fry, Sheridan E.
Gommlll, William N.
Graham, Frank H.
Swanson, J. A.
Jarockt, Edmund K.
La Buy, Joseph S.
Newcomer, John R.
Prlndlvllle, John K.
Rafferty, Joseph P.
Stewart, Hugh R.
Doyle, Leo J.
BaraBsa, Bernard T.
Hass, J. F.
Sullivan, Dennis W.
Trude, Samuel H.
Williams, Charles A.
Wells, Hosea W.
J. Kont Green, Legal Assistant
Roy E. Miller, Chief Clerk.
At large 'William E. Mason, Rsp.
Richard Yates, Rep.
1 Martln B. Madden, Rep.
2 James R. Mann, Rsp.
3 William W. Wilson, Rep.
A John W. Ralney, Dem.
G Adolph J. Sabath, Dam.
6 James McAndrews, Dem.
7 Ntels Juul, Rep.
8 Thomas Gallagher, Dem.
9 Fred A. Britten, Rep.
10 Carl R. Chlndblom, Rep,
11 lra C. Copley, Rep.
12 Charles E. Fuller, Rep.
13 John C. McKenzle, Rep.
14 Wllllam J. Graham, Rep.
15 Edward J. King, Rep.
16 Clifford Ireland, Rep.
17 Frank L. 8mlth, Rep.
18 Moseph G. Cannon, Rep.
10 'William B. McKinley, Rep,
20 Henry T. Ralney, Dem,
21 Loren E. Wheeler, Rep.
22 'William A. Rodenberg, Rep.
23 'Martin D. Foster, Dem.
2-1 'Thomas 8. Williams,' Rep,
25 'Edward E, Dsnleon, Rep,
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Popular President of the
Horo Is a taxpayers' calendar for
taxpayers compiled by County Clerk
Robert M. Swoltzor.
In brief It Is as follows:
Jan. 2 General taxes become duo.
March 11 All general taxos and
spoclnl assessments payable to county
collector except Chicago special as
sessments. April 1 Gonoral taxes and special
assessments aro delinquent und ad
vertised. Chicago special assess
ments advortlsed after Aug. 1.
May 1 Interest at 1 per cent added
to delinquent taxes.
July term Application for Judg
ment and order of sale of property of
July 1 Objections to Judgmonts in
Aug. 1 Tax sale of real cstato be
gins. Penalty for redemption tax sales
may bo as high ns 6 per cent, addod to
taxes or assessments each six months
after sale. Property may be ro
deemed any time within two years
after sale at ofllco of county clerk.
Owen O'Malley, popular former
county commissioner and leading cigar
dealer at 137 North Clark street, 1b
making a good record as commissioner
of tho Forest Preserve
Louis J. Behan, tho well known
lawyer and popular mastor in chanc
ery, is frequently mentioned for a
placo on tho Superior Bench. Every
ono who knews him bollovcs that ho
would make a flno Judgo.
Among American music educators
Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Dels aro in the
vory front rank. On principles of
psychology and modern podagogy thoy
conduct tho work of their school where
piano playing ns an art Is taught ex
clusively. Tho Edmund T. Porklns Engineer
ing Company, First National Bank
Building, aro reclaiming In control
Illinois sovoral thousand ncros of rich
farm land, part of which thoy offer
for sale at low price.
Julius F. Smictanka is making a
splendid record as collector of In
Tho men who aro putting extra lo
cal taxos on tho pooplo aro public
enemies. Tho pooplo havo burdens
onough to hear without putting up
their last cent for fads.
Lnuronco R. Adams, tho popular
manager of tho flno Brovoort Hotel,
Is ono of Chicago's prosperous citi
zens and ono of tho best liked hotol
men in tho United States.
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C. B. WILLEY,
Head of the C. L. Wllley Company, Who Wouid Make a Good Mayor of
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Chicago Elevated Lines.
ABOLISH THIS JOB
The Department of Public Sec
vice Is an Unnecessary Hard
ship on the Taxpayers.
Tho city department of public ser
vlco should bo abolished.
It Is an unnecessary nest of sine
cures. Thu biggest slnccuro in it Is tho Job
A visit to his ofllco may dlscloso this
This department cost the weary
taxpayers of Chicago, $76,910 last
It pretends to recolvo, investigate
and adjust complaints regarding ser
vice, rates, products and othor matters
relating to tho health, comfort, con
venience or safety of the publio as
affoctod by public utilities.
Let ub laugh.
Everybody knows what a Joke this
department Is and how Httlo It does.
Charles E. Ummach, as president
of R. Williamson & Co., is at tho head
of tho largost maker of lighting fix
tures in America,
William C. Nlonoff would make a
good County Commissioner. No man
is bottor posted on publio affairs.
Dixon C. Williams should be elected
to tho constitutional convention in
tho six ' Pt
Adam Ortsclfen, ono of tho best of
Chicago's City Treasurers, would
mako a good Stato Treasurer.
Coroner Peter M. Hoffman is one
of tho' most popular public officials In
Messlngers restaurants which can
bo found nil over tho city aro vory
popular with everybody. Thoy aro
cloan, wholcsomo, sanitary and bright.
Tho food Is of tho best quality and
tho sorvlco is oxcollcnt.
William R. Fotzer, tho popular
Seventh Ward aldorman, is in line
for hlghor honors.
Robert R. Jampolls would make a
Sheriff Charles W. Fetors is mak
ing a good record.
C. E. Knretrom, tho woll known
manager of sales for tho Big Crook
Colllory Co., Is ono of tho most popu
lar inon In Chicago connected with
tho coal trado.