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FULUT-ELEGRAPHIC AND CABLE NEWS SERVICE
OF TH UNITED PRESS THE DAY BOOK '500 gO. PEORIA ST. 398 TEL. MONROE 353 Vol 1, No. 199 Chicago, Thursday, May 16, 1912 One Cent lQ VPURE" MARRIAGE IDEA IS NOT 'POPULAR Dean Sumner of the, Episcopal Cathedral of SS. Peter and PaUl is not having much success With his sterilized, hygienic 100 per cent puce marriage plan. The plan has been in operation now" for five weeks. Over a score of couples have applied at the church to be married. They weer all handed a list of ques tions, embracing questions from did your-'great grandfather have a fever blister on Tiis left lip, to theT applicant's opinion on race suicideand were told to have the guestionfc." answered and certified iby a reputablejphysician. ' with the blanks filled out. Two- -'thifds of the couples have smil ingly declined to take away with them the question list. o--o THREE STARVED" TITANIC VTf.TTMS FOUND IN BOAT. The tnree'men found in a Ti tanic lifeboat floating inmidocean , by the Tfiner Oceanic, reaching Jtfew Yonk todaydied of starva tion. .VWhite Star officials said that the boat was that mentioned by Third Officer Lowe of theTitan- ic, who said that he left three bodies in the lifeboate of which he was in charge when his 21 pas sengers were transferred to the Carpathia. -In direct contradiction to this, bits of cork Were found in the mouths of the dead men, anji toothmarks on cork and wood portions of the Joat indicated that the men" rendered desperate by starvation, gnawed the wood work in their frenzy. BARBARISM PROMINENT IN FREESPEECH WAR. Manager of "Anarchist Queen Tortured by "Committee of Citizens." Los Angeles, May 16. Limp ing and with a face still showing smears of tar, Dr. Ben Reitman, manager for the "Anarchist Queen," Emma Goldman, told of his treatment at the hands of' the "Committee of Citizens" of San Diego. Reitman says he was so tor tured that he begged his captors to kill him and end his misery. Here is his story: "The men Avho captured me in my hotel looked like business men. I refused to go With them. "fc-" --"