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Newport, R. I. Mob of 10,000 tried
to lynch Bradley Smith, negro, who
stabbed sailor in back and shot and
killed 14-year-old boy.
Newcastle, Ind. Report that Cath
erine Winters, 9, daughter of Dr. W.
A. Winters, who disappeared March
20, had been located, was false.
Johannesburg, S. Africa. Charg
ing of soldiers into meeting of strik
ing miners caused riot which placed
bigger part of city in hands of mob.
Milwaukee. F. Zueliriisky and F.
Wagner, Chicago, rescued uncon
scious from Milwaukee river. Swim
ming. Liverpool. Mrs. Chas. Nelson Bell
says her husband committed bigamy
when he married Adele Ritchie, act
ress, at Stamford, Conn., June 12
last. Bell says he was divorced.
St. Petersburg. One hundred and
fifty-four peasants burned to death
in fire that destroyed village of Astra
damovkao. Johannisthal. Aviators Helscher
and Friedel, in biplanes, collided.
Helscher dead; Friedel's spine badly
Aurora, III. Aviator O. T. Davis
scheduled to fly here yesterday. Air
conditions bad; refused to go up;
jeered as coward; went up; machine
tilted and crashed to earth, Davis
narrowly escaping death.
Bristol, Eng. Mary Richardson,
militant suffraget, passed guards and
dropped petition in lap of King
George. Arrested. Released soon
New York. District attorney's re
port says more bachelors than mar
ried men are crooks; but that more
married men than bachelors commit
Paris. Arthur Hammerstein has
engaged Evelyn Nesbit Thaw for Vic
toria Theater, New York, at $4,000 a
week. Will dance with Jack Clifford.
Beatrice, Neb. Ashes of late Mrs.
E. B. T. Wadsworth of this city will
be sent to Milwaukee and buried in
Lake Michigan one mile from shore.
Edinburgh. University of Scot
land conferred honorary degree of
doctor of laws on James Wilson,
former U. S. secretary of agriculture.
Cleveland. Lightning struck spire
of Euclid Avenue aBptist Church,
ripped way through roof and destroy
ed John D. Rockefeller's pew.
Minneapolis. Charles C. Gates,
son of late John W. Gates, soundly
thrashed by Frank Hopwood, his
father-in-law, when he refused to
leave cafe here.
Memphis. Two bandits held up I.
C. train No. 1, southbound for New
Orleans, and escaped with $3,000.
Toledo, O. Five men killed by
bursting of air hose on westbound
Lake Shore freight two miles west of
New York. Baroness Annie de
Taube, 80, relative of Mrs. Theodore
Roosevelt, dropped dead in street.
Boston, Mass. Eva Tanguay ar
rested for reckless auto driving at
Whatley, Mass.; released on bail.
New York. Chas. R. Heike, con
victed secretary of the sugar trust,
whom Taft commuted, died here.
New York. Hundred thousand
conductors and trainmen of Eastern
lines have voted overwhelmingly to
Strike if called out by their leaders.
Washington. After being barred
from Fourth of July pageant, Hearst
gave a little sour-grapes Mutt and
Jeff parade of his own.
Paris. Believed here that Social
ists have organized nation-wide spirit
of revolt in the army.
Douglas, Ga. Andy Solomon
dead, Ran Solomon, his brother, fat
ally wounded, as result of battle be
tween Solomon trainrobbers and
Sheriff Gillis' posse in swamp near
Marathon, Tex. Gen. Luis Ter
razas, Rockefeller of Mexico, offered
$10,000 to anyone who will get him
out of that country.
Co!umb,U5( Oy :Harry Knight and.