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Owing to a recent visit of
Everett True on a strenuous mis
sion, this office is undergoing re
pairs to the furniture and plaster
ing. Ey. demonstrated that he
was in'his old-time form. and is
the same rough-and-ready cus
tomer of yore, with heart of oak
and fist of mail. Ev. can't stand
affectation, pose or impertinence,
and the trouble started, when a
fresh new office boy scratched his
thumbnail over Mr. Trues card
to discover whether it ' was en
graved or merely printed.. It will
not happen again Call again,
Ev., the Comic Page needs you.
JOINTS ARE RAIDED. -"
The state's attorney's office
raided the-joints of Nick Colisimq
and Dago "Frank Lewis, at 2002
and 2001. Armour avenue, last
Nick Colisimo is one of the Big
Three who rule the South Side
levee district. Lewis is now un
der indictment by the grand jury
f6r harboring young girls.
Both Colisimo's and' Lewis'
place have been running wide
open since Wayman first made
his splurge about cleaning up
vice. Their political power was
so great, they boasted Wayman
could not touch them.
But last night, Detective Steve
Barry, from Wayman's office,
raided both of them and arrested
all the men and women in the
Of course Colisimo and Lewis
themselves were not arrested.
They are out of town.
A pension for the rest of his
natural life of a case of beer a
week is the reward which has
been received by an inhabitant of
Omaha, Neb., for promptly re
turning to a local brewing com
pany a bank book and $8,000 in
currency which he found in the
for Chicago and vicinity; colder
tonight with frost; rising temper
ature Wednesday; moderate
northwest winds becoming varia
ble Wednesday night,