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state and defense in McNamara
Lincoln J. Steffens, magazine
writer, will probably be next wit
ness for defense.
San Quntin, Cal. James B.
McNamara, confessed dynamiter
of Times bldg., has been placed in
Warden Hoyle said that McNa
mara had refused to obey orders.
Washington. Secretary of
State Knox has received Great
Britain's formal protest against
Panama Canal bill.
Los Angeles. New trial denied
to Gordon Tufts, jr., who was
convicted of defrauding wife, for
merly Mrs. A. Roe, Ftt. Worth,
Tex., of $700.
Des Moines, la. Noah Allin
kov, 10, arrested in act of robbing
safe at local bottling works.
Atlantic Highlands, N. J.
Thornton J. Hains, brother Capt.
Peter Hains, saved from drown
ing in surf by lifesaving crew.
New York. Dr. Blum, Berlin
University, personal friend of
Kaiser, struck by street car. Frac
tured skull. May die.
Wilkesbarre, Pa. 3 miners
killed and 1 probably fatally in
jured by explosion of gas in col
liery of Lehigh & Wilkesbarre
Beloit, Wis. W. H. Searls,
farm hand, Hougen, Wis., shot
and killed himself.
New York. George W. Per
kins has come out openly as real
power behind throne in Bull
Milwaukee. S. F. Peacocks
told memb.ers of Wisconsin Fun-
eral Directors' and Embalrners'
Ass'n that funerals in airships
will soon be quite a fad.
Funerals caused by airships
have been quite a fad for some
' Marseilles, France. 20 persons
injured when 2 trains on Lyons &
Marseilles Railroad collided.
New York. Father Bernard
McQuade climbed up ladder to
5th floor of new building to ad
minister last rites to dying man.
Madrid, Spain. Ledgers dis
covered at Palos, Spain, showed
that it cost $7,600 to fit Christo
pher Columbus' expedition to.
New York. Pair of stockings
of flesh hue and with as many
holes as piece of Swiss cheese,
caused turmoil on board steamer
Ocean-ic. Incidentally, Mile. Da
zie, dancer, was in stockings.
Philadelphia. United Irish
League of America will hold 6th
biennial convention here Septem
Leipsic. Lieut. Presser's mon
oplane collapsed while making
final flight for aviator's license.
Berlin. Believed that visit of
Premier Katsura, Japan, was for
purpose of forming alliance be
tween Mikado and Kaiser.
Rumored that Japan may split
New York. Odds on Walls st.
favor Wilson for president.
New York. Two small men
captured peevish elephant that
had escaped from Bronx zoo.
New York. Mrs. Anna Lew
inthal, by sticking to Jewish re-
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