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" State stteet department stores
are all worked up over the possi
bility of a street car strike.
The department stores are not
"worried because the street car
men are not getting enough
money to live decently on.; they
are worried because they are
afraid they will lose business.
It maybe the State street
.stores are worried enough to
make the tramway companies
E. K. Wikstrom, 1219 Cass St.,
rpbbed and beaten into uncon
sciousness on Townsend St., near
Herman Hoske, 2066 N. Hoyne
ave., run over and killed by auto
at Diversey blvd. and N. Hoyne
James Nott, 629 W. 14th St.,
stabbed three tim'es by Peter
Morris, of same address, during
argument in yard of their home.
John Green and Frank Smith
arrested for beating up Nick
Phillips, 621 Ashbury ave., -in
front of home of Aid. O. W.
Hinckley, of Second ward.
Abandoned baby found iri va
cant lot near 48th and Bernice
aves. by Joseph R. Holt, 2827
Milwaukee ave. Taken to St.
John Fitzgibbons, 9, struck and
.killed "by eastbound 63rd st. car
at Monroe ave.
Body of Miss Christina Mik
liska, 420 S. Oakley ave., who
committed suicide by jumping in
river after quarrel with her sweet
ed. Giankqpolos, employed as
cook in restaurant at 822 W. Van
Buren, bacfly burned when cloth
ing caught 'Sre while'heiwas fry
ing pork -chops. i r'.
Mrs. Martha Kleiner,--wdow,
5033 Lincon ave., attempted sui
cide by drinking carbolic acid.
Revived by Ravenswoodrp,olfce.
John Cremieski, 1419-Cleaver
St., shot nu right foot by John
Kluskowski, of same address,
PROBLEMS OF' SCIENCE.
''To settle a bet, professor, will
you tell-me, what is the cause of
the disappearance of the spots on
"Yes if you will tell me what
will cause the disappearance o
these spotsof my vest."'
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Teacher What is -velocity,
Johnny?' '.Johnny Velocity .is
what a chap lets go of-a wasp
Baltimore claims to vbe the
championf,pie-eating town in the