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Who Has Been Elected Treasurer of the Union League Club.
NEW PUBLICITY MANAGER FOU
CHICAGO TELEPHONE COMPANY
D. E. Sunny, President of tlio Chi
cago Tclophono Company, hns an
nounccd the appointment of John
Lawrcnco Spcllman, ns Publicity
Manager of tho company, to succeed
Clifford Arrlck, who roslBned to nc
cept tho vice-presidency of tho Na
tional City Dank of Chicago. Mr.
JOHN LAWRENCE SPELLMAN
Spollmnn was born In Chicago thirty
flvo yoors ugo and was educated In
tho Chicago public schools. For
fifteen years ho has boon employed
by Chicago morning nowspapors, most
of tho tlmo In "covering" tho City
Hall and writing principally on gas,
tclophono, traction and electric light
mattors, In tholr rolatlons with tho
City Council and tho Stato Public
Mr. Spollmnn has boen employed nt
various times by tho City Press As
sociation, tho Chicago Trlbuno, tho
Chicago Rocord Horald and tho Chi
cago Horold and Exnmlnor. Ho was
Day Editor of tho old Record Herald
and rotlros as Automobllo Editor of
tho Trlbuno to Join tho tclophono
Judge John R. Caverly gives gen
eral satisfaction to tho publio In the
Municipal Court and trows mora
MPUlar every diur.
Thousands of Chicago soldier boys
need Jobs. What's the matter with
giving them places In the City Hall.
6omo of tho barnaoles have been
there too long. They think the city
belongs to them.
City Clerk James T. Igoo gives sat
isfaction to the public
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WILLIAM H. MALONE,
Fearless Chairman of Illinois Equallzatloo Board Whoso South Dakot
Speeches for Wood Had Great Effect.
E. A. Wnngorsholm, President of
tho Gonoral Lighting Fixture Co.,
with ofllccs at 28 West Lako street, Is
ono of tho most popular business men
in Chicago. Ho la a booster and Is
always Interested in ovcry movo
rsent to hotter tho city.
Clarence S. Piggott stands high at
the Bar and is rospectod by the peo
ple. He will be a Judge some day and
In the near future at that
Dixon C. Williams, tho well known
manufacturer, doserves well at the
hands of tho Domocratlo party. He M
a rirn loador.
William H. Wosboy, tho city collec
tor, Is ono of tho most popular of
Mayor Thompson's cabinet. Ho glvos
satisfaction tp tho public and Is tho
right man in tho right place.
Twenty-third Ward Waltor P.
Stcffcn. Finishing third year In coun
cil with oxcoliont record; man of
groat Industry and onorgy. Aid. Stof
fon Is ono of tho strongest factors tor
nggrcsslvo hongsty in tho council and
his influonco has boen wholly for good.
Charlos Krutckoff Is one oC tfco
most popular members of tho Board
of Assessors. He always looks alter
the people 's Interests.
Alderman Walter P. Steffen of tho
Twenty-third ward, Is making a good
record In the City Council. He is ono
of tho coming saea ef Chicago and tho
peoplo are pleased with him.
Tho Oscar Dols Piano School, Ac
credited, Elomontnry to Toachor's Cor
tlflcato and Qraduato courses. For
bulletin of Information, apply Oscar
Dols Piano School, 218 South Wabash
avenue, Chicago, 111.
"As an Educational subject, Muslo
is essential, nnd ovory boy and girl
should havo tho opportunity to on
noblo and refresh his montal and
spiritual self, sonsltizlng a koon ap
preciation of tho boauttful through
tho boautlful." Adv.
NATIONAL SCHOOL OF
Tho National School of Multlgraph
Ing, at 1103 Lytton Building, Is of
groat valuo to tho business commu
nity. The sorvlco that it glvos saves
hundreds of thousands of dollars to
Arms and individuals who use multl
graphing in tholr buslnoss. And tho
number who uso multigraphlng Is con
stantly on tho increase. adv.
THE CHiCAGO CA9UC
HEADS OF CITY DEPARTMENTS
MEMIERS OF MAM OF EDUCATION
AND JUDGES OF MUNICIPAL COURT
William Halo Thompson, Mayor.
Charles C. Fitzmorrls, Secretary.
Room 607, Gth floor, City Hal!.
Henry Stuckart, Treasurer.
Room 203, 2nd floor, City HalL
James T. Igoo, City Clerk.
Edward J. Padden, Chiof Clerk.
Rooms 107-108, 1st floor, City HalL
Goorgo F. Harding, Comptroller.
Louis E. Oosseltn. Deputy Comptrol
ler. Room 501, 5th floor, City HalL
Wm. II. Wosbcy, Collector.
Qoorco Lohmnn, Deputy Collector.
Department of Health
John Dill Robertson, M. D Com
missioner. Gottfried Kooblor, M. D., Assistant
E. R. Prltchard, Secretary.
Room 707, 7th floor, City Hall.
Bureau of Engineering
John Erlcson, City Engineer.
Wm. J. Roche, Chief Clerk.
Room 402, City Hall.
W. J. McCourt, Superintendent
Goo. J. Fesor, Chief Clerk.
Rooms 101-102, City Hall (Pay
Water Pipe Extension
Hugh L. Lucas, Superintendent.
Thomas F. Klernan, Asst. Superin
tendent. Room 404, 4th floor, City Hall.
Editor and Publisher of the Most
Bureau of Sewer
Goorge E. McGrath, Superintendent.
Edward F. Cullerton, Chief Clerk.
Bureau of Maps and Plats
John D. Riley, Superintendent.
T. C. Philips, Enginoer of Surveys.
Bureau of Gas and Electricity
William J. Kolth, Commissloi'er.
John E. Bradley, Chiof Clerk.
Rivers and Harbor
Rlckard O'Sulllvan Burke, Asst En
gineer. Smoke Inspector1 Department-
William H. Reld, Inspector.
Room 608, City Hall.
City Oil Inspector
Paul Henderson, Inspector.
Charlos Vavrlk, Chief Deputy.
Wm. F. Gorman, Assistant
Bureau of Statistic
Francis A. Eastman, City Statisti
cian. Frodorick Rex, Librarian.
C. W. Kallal.
Virtus C. Rohm, Business Agent
P. C. Schafor, Chief Clerk.
Department of Compensation
H. V. McOurren, Superintendent
Inspector of Weights and Measur
Morris Eller, City Sealer.
or v niuatf P.hlAf rtnnntv.
Board of Examining Engineer
Room 1008, City Hall.
Edward F. Miller, President
E. 'F. Moore, 1st Vice-President
James N. Spencer, 2d Vice-President
Board of Examining Plumber
Charles K. Todd, Mastor Plumber;
VsV W. MMti JSettrneyman Plumb-
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Chief of Operating Engineer
John C. Hayes.
Department n rwr Welfare
Mrs. Louise Usoorno Rowo, Com
missioner. Jamos W. Calley, Supt. of Employ
ment. Room 805, City Hall Square Bldg.
Civil Service Commission
Percy B. Coffin, Prosldent
Chas. E. Frazlor.
Joseph P. Geary.
Mnrk H. Place, Secretary.
Room 610, 6th floor, City HalL
Board of Local Improvement
M. J. Fahorty, President
Jos. J, Ellas.
David M. Clark.
Irno Pease Mantony.
Edward J. Glackon, Secretary and,
Superintendent of Special Assess
ments. Room 207, 2nd floor, City HalL
Philip C. Dolofontnlne.
Room 606, City Halt.
Room 111, City Hall.
Inspector of 8team Boiler
Geo. E. Nye, Inspector.
Harry A. Grannie, Chief Clerk.
Charles Bostrom, Commissioner.
Robert Knight Deputy Commis
sioner. Peter C. Hoey, Secretary.
VICTOR F. LAWSON,
Widely Circulated Dally Newspaper In
Board of Election Commissions
Frank X. Rydzowskl.
Third floor, City Hall.
John Dill Robertson, U. D Chair
man. Rov. J. McNamoe
Dr. Anna Dwyor.
Dr. Emll G. Hlnh.
' Fannie Specter, Secretary.
Chief Janitor City Hall
Thomas O'Connor, Fire Marshal
P. J. Donahoo, 1st Assistant
Edward J. Buckloy, 2d Assistant
Frank W. Swenlo, Chief Operator.
R. F. Kelkor, Jr.
Dr. M. J. Purcell.
Dr. A. Lewis, Asst City Physician.
Dr. Clara Suppel, Asst City Phy
sician. Bkireau of Fire Prevention and Publio
J. C. McDonnell, ChleL
John J. Canity, General Superin
tendent Room 605.
John Alcook, First Deputy Bupt.,
SI Mayer, Secretary Bureau of Po
lice RecordB. Room 100L
- P. J. Ward, Vehicle Bureau. Room
Henry L. Hudson, Examiner of Pub
lio Chauffeurs. Room 607.
Samuol Ettolson, Cornoratlon Coun
sel. Charlos S. franbis, City Attorney.
Joseph Sullivan, Chlof Assistant
Charlos J. Peters.
Room 602, City Hall.
Harry P. Mlllor, Prosecuting Attor
ney. Danlol Webster, 1st Asst.
L. R. Pequett Chlof Clerk.
Harry T. Atwood, Special Assess
Georgo J. Frazor, Chief Clerk and
Attornoy for Board of Local Im
provements. Board of BcldeweH Inspector
Ralph E. Esau, Chairman.
Josoph J. Janda, Socretary.
John J. Sloan.
26th St. and California Av.
Bajllff of the Municipal Court
Denis J. Egan.
Municipal Courts City f Chicago.
Room 916, City HalL
Geo. B. Holmes.
Cavorly, John R.
Trade, Daniel P.
Fisher, Harry M.
Cook, W. M.
Fry, Sheridan E.
Gommlll, William N.
Graham, Frank H.
Swanoon, J. A.
Jareckl, Edmund K.
La Buy, Joseph B.
Newcomer, John R.
Prindlvllle, John K.
Rafferty, Joseph P.
Stewart, Hugh R.
Doyle, Leo J.
Ttarassa, Bernard P.
Hass, J. F.
America Outside of New York.
SulUvan, Dennis W.
Trade, Samuel H.
Williams, Charles A.
Wells, Hosea W.
J. Kent Green, Legal Assistant
Roy E. Mlllor, Chief Clerk.
At large William E. Mason, Rsp.
Richard Yates, Rep.
1 Martln B. Madden, Rep.
2 James R. Mann, Rep.
3 Wllllam W. Wilson, Rep.
4 John W. Ralney, Denru
. 5 Adolph J. Sabath, Dem.
6 James McAndrews, Dem.
7 Nlels Juul, Rep.
8 Thoma6 Gallagher, Dem.
0 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 Clliford Ireland, Rep.
17 Frank L. Smith, Rep.
18 'Joseph G. Cannon, Rep.
19Wllllam B. McKlnley, Rep.
20 'Henry T. Ralney, Dem.
21 'Loren E. Wheeler, Rep.
22 'William A. Rodenberg, Rep.
23 'Martin D. Foster, Dem.
24 'Thomas 8: Williams; Rep.
25 'Edward E. Dsnlson, Rsp.
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BRITTON I. BUDD,
Who Has Been Elected a Director of the Union League Club for the
Coming Three Years.
Horo is a taxpayers' calendar for
taxpayers compiled by County Clork
Robert M. Swoltzor.
In brief it Is as follows:
Jan. 2 General taxes bocomo duo.
March 11 All general taxos and
special assessments payable to county
collector except Chicago special as
sessments. April 1 Gonoral taxos and apodal
assessments are delinquent and ad
vertised. Chicago special assess
ments advertised after Aug. 1.
May 1 Interest at 1 por cont added
to delinquent taxes.
July term Application for Judg
ment and order of salo of property of
July 1 Objections to Judgments In
Aug. 1 Tax salo of real estato bo
gins. Penalty for redemption tnx salos
may be as high ns C por cent, added to
taxes or assessments each six months
after sale. Property may bo re
deemed any tlmo within two years
after salo at offlco of county cloik.
William II. Wcsboy is making a
good record as city collector. Tho
thousands rof peoplo who do business
with his ofllco nil prnlso tho up-to-date
methods introduced by him and which
add to tho popularity of Mayor
Francis J. Houlihan, able and popu
lar attornoy, with odlcos In tho Con
tinental & Commercial Bank building,
Is often mentioned for Judgo.
William G. Kolth, commissioner of
tho Bureau of Gas and Eloctrlclty, is
a popular and painstaking publio of
ficial and tho good record ho is mak
ing is pleasing tho citizens of Chicago.
Ho is a practical electrician and tho
peoplo aro all with him In his success
ful efforts to lmprovo tho efficiency of
tho important department ho is at tho
Edward W. Evorett, tho well known
Chicago lawyer, Is frequently men
tioned for Judicial honors, although
he has never Indlcatod any desire to
seek a position on tho bench. He Is
very popular with all who know him
and his connections, professional and
otherwise aro all of that high class
which Instills respect and confidence.
William R. Fetzer, the popular
Seventh Ward aldorman, is in lino
for hlghor honors.
Charles Molltor, a recognized leader
In the machinery trade, Is one of Chi
cago's leading and most reliable busi
ness men. His name Is honored
wherever he Is known.
President of the Big Heco Envelope Company nnd Popular Citizen Who
Would Make a Good Mayor.
ABOLISH THIS JOB
The Department of Public Ser
vice Is an Unnecessary Hard
ship on the Taxpayers.
Tho city department of publio sor
vlco should bo abolished.
It Is an unnecessary nest of sine
Th a blggost slnccuro In it is the Job
A visit to his ofllco may dlscloso this
This department cost tho weary
taxpayers of Chicago, $76,910 last
It pretends to rccelvo, Investigate
and adjust complaints regarding soi
vice, rates, products and othor matter
relating to tho health, comfort, con
venience or safety of tho publio a
affected by public utilities.
Let us laugh.
Everybody knows what a Joke this
department is and how littlo It docs.
Judgo William E. Dover Is making
a splendid record on the Appellate
Chief Moonoy of tho city detective
bureau, is ono of tbo ablost police
officials In tbo United States.
Colonel August W. Mlllor, popular
clork of tho Circuit Court Is making a
plondld publio record.
Sanitary Trustco William J. Ilealy
Is tho father of tho Orleans stroot
bridge tho greatest Improvomont
over mado by tho city of Chicago on
tho Chicago rlvor. Mr. Hoaly, whllo
Aldorman from tho Eighteenth ward,
fought weok In nnd week out until ho
secured tho pnssago of an ordtnanco
and appropriation for this much' need
od structure. Whon complotcd It will
bo ono of tho groatost basculo brldgos
In tho United Slates.
Aldorman Wnltor P. Stoffon Is do
ing great work us head of tho coun
cil pollco committee
Otto Kerner, tho woll known lawyer
nnd popular mastor in chancery la so
frequently mentlonod for Judge ot
the. Municipal Court that his friends
who aro legion aro hoping that ho
will mako tho race. No man Is bet
tor equlppod for tho place, either by
training or ability. His proven cour
ago, uniform courtosy and Judicial
temperament fit htm for tbo bench.
Judge Frank Johnston Jr. is mak
ing a good record on tho Circuit