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LITTLE ITEMS. THOUGHT YOU'D CARE ABOUT
"The workingman is a red
blooded human being, with feel
ings just the same as those of a
banker, business man or con
gressman." Samuel Gompers, to
the American Academy of Politi
cal and Social Science at Phil
Gompers is mistaken. The
workingman includes in his feel
ings, decency, and human sym
pathy, and kindliness, and some
other attributes which bankers
and business men and congress
men are not oh -speaking terms
Rev. M. D. Bowers running
for mayor of Imboden,Ark., on
"hog ticket:" Chief issue whether
hogs shall dr shall noTbcallowed
to run at large. Rev. Bowers is
for unrestricted hog rights.
Rev." Bowers should come to
Chicago, where we allow Andy
Lawrence and "Bathhouse John,"
and various others to run atMarge
as much as they please.
Officials of British Coal Min
ers Federation are urging men
to vote to accept parliament's pro
visional minimum wage scale law
and return to work. Several coal
milting districts have voted over
whelmingly against resumption
Mexican rebels making their
Jiminez victory more,, decisive
every day. Federal General Au
bert in flight. Mexico City in
state of absolute anarchy, an4
government censoring all press
dispatches. J -
Chas. E. Stone, of Bosfqn, who
was walking from that city to
San Francisco on wager, wa3
struck and killed by Buffalo &
Lake Erie traction car near An-
.gola, N. Y.
Nitrjo-glycerine factory, Tulsa,
Okla., exploded today. Entire
city shaken as by earthquake.
Severalkilled, and many injured.
Probably the striking button
workers of Muscatine, la., did it.
Five mile aeroplane race be
tween James Ward, of Chicago,
and Anthony Jannus, of St. Louis,
for purse of $1,000, to take place
from St. Louis tomorrow.
Federal District Attorney
Wise. N. Y., has filed suit under
Sherman law demandingfldisso
lution of 5 steamship lines.
What's Wise trying to do?
Trying to increase the steamship
trust's dividends thei way Stand
ard Oil dividends were increased
by the "dissolution" of that trust?
Turkish government advised
today that Italian fleet is now off
Lemnos in Grecian archaepelago,
and is preparing to disembark
We shall expect to hear that
the many times sunk Turkish
fleet has sailed for Lemnos.
Plumber attached gas pipes to
water main in home of Airs. Jas.
Foley, N. Y., bysmistake. Mrs.
Foley is recovering from the
Delegate Wickersham of Alas;
ka, speaking in house, flatly
charged Governor Walter. Clark,
of Alaska, with mis-stating facts
about that territory.
What is a territorial governor,
for except to mis-state" facts oa