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suit cases containing' sample
jewelry valued at $20,000.
Police investigating death of
Ole Ness, 2148 W. Erie, found
dead with fractured skull in hall
way at 516 N. Leavitt street.
Martin Elder, arrested for
fighting at W. Ohio and Wells
street yesterday, told police he
was wanted in Springfield, Ohio,
for killing hegro there.
Jennie Smith,. colored, 1211 S.
State, wounded with "parlor" ra
zor last night by Charles Monroe,
also colored. Monroe escaped.
Three robbers raided Elroy
cafe, 712 N. State, yesterday, took
$43 and escaped.
James Coffman arrested as re
sult of attack on Joseph Mangan,
1034 W. Jackson, following quar
rel over girl in dance hall tver sa
loon at 100 S. Sangamon.
' Kansas City, Feb. 12. The
Newsboys' -union, controlling
nearly every newsboy in town,
called a strike today following
The Kansas City Star's an
nouncement of a cut in the price
of the paper. Thedaily has been
cut from two cents t6 one and the
Sunday from five to two.
AGED 94, HAS HELD OFFICE
FOR OVER-A CENTURY
Belleofntaine, 'O., Feb. 12.
Frank A. Hard', aged 94, has
held public office 109 years. He
lives in Miami county, Ohio, and
has given up the office of justice
of the peace and now the only of
fices he holds are those of mem
ber' of the soldiers' relief com
mission and notary public.
Mr. Hardy accomplished his
record by holding more than one
Frank A. Hardy.
office at a time, and once he held
four at the. same time. He has
held the following offices :
Justice of peace . . . 25
Township clerk ........... 5
City clerk, Piqua ...... 10
Waterworks clerk , . 7
Board of education clerk. . . 20
Ward assessor 14
Board of equalization . . . , . 24
Member tax equalization
' board '.. 2
Appraiser of real estate 2 -
. Heis further distinguished as
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