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NEWS OF THE DAY CONCERNING CHICAGO
United Typothatae, 1650 Trans portation, issued first-class trans portation today to 10 to 15 strike breakers to go from Chicago to Mo line, El., to break a strike of union pressmen and press feeders. The men went at 1 o'clock in charge of Williamson of the National Employ ers' Association. Thieve's performed a new freak ro'bbery by carrying off four grave markers, weighing a ton and a half, from yard of Joseph Gast, monument maker. The Italian, about 40 years old, whose body was f6und in an aban doned dry cell factory near the Chi cago & Northwestern tracks at Niles Center, is believed to be a victim of Black Handers. By his side, lay a dozen or so black hand letters. B. J. Blameuster, former owner of the dry cell factory, found body which had been dead about three-days. jOtto Albers arrested in New York. Charged by C. A. Wathier, Mid-City Trust & Savings Bank, with forging A. G.'Feigel's name to $450 check. Health Commissioner Geo. B. Young says kissing isn't dangerous if "kept within bounds." . Mr. and Mrs. John Fox, 2004 Al bany av., married 43 years, died a few minutes apart. Five robberies in South Chicago yesterday. No arrests. Paul Peterson, detective, West Chi cago station, badly bitten by dog while chasing suspicious looking men. George O. Sanger, for 19 years an employe of Armour & Co., Quincy, HI., arrested on embezzlement charge. , Alexander Ross, photographer, 419 E. 63d St., convicted of taking inde cent liberties with Elizabeth Gris wold, 8. 1 to 20 years. Rev. Father Patrick Gildea, 45, asst. pastor St. Kilian's Catholic Church, 87th and Green sts., ac cidentally killed by gas. Health Commissioner Young will have charge of new garbage reduc tion plant. Dr. Max Thorex, American Hos pital, performed successful operation for appendicitis on Robert Szerzino, 11 months old, 2614 W. Huron st Dorothy Jens, 9742 Avenue H, South Chicago, burned to death play ing around bonfire. John Armstrong, 11, 2257 Wash burne av.,. badly crushed by Com monwealth Edison Co. motor truck driven by Leo Russ, 718 14th pi. Robert H. Richter, 5941 Magnolia av., arrested in Colonial Theater for flirting with Mrs. Catherine Amstutz. U. S. Labor Commissioner W. L. Chambers is here to mediate differ ence between employes and officials of C, B. & Q. Railroad. 'Judge Dolan freed 14 men arrested as gamblers at 1030 N. Clark st. John Wille, heavyweight pugilist, stopped runaway horse pulling car riage which contained Myrtle Clem erison, Niles Center, and her niece, Helen Kelly, 9. Roman Neumann, 1728 Wilmot st, routed burglar with old army saber he brought from Austria. Lieut-Gov. Barratt O'Hara is now Acting Governor of Illinois. Band concerts in Grant Park and Garfield Park tonight. John Gaynor, 611 W. Madison st., knocked down by beggar whom he had refused a dime. Man escaped. Mrs. J. De Vos, Grand blvd. and 46th st., has rented 4-room flat for exclusive use of her dog. He was kid naped by dog catchers. Rescued. Thief entered room of Lieut. J. J. Bryan, U. S. N., at Stratford Hotel and stole $1,000 worth of jewelry. Police still searching for occupants of "joy ride" car which ran down and. killed Chas. Mitchell, Grant Park, El., at Chicago Heights. Mrs. Chas. H. Coey, wife of auto ist, filed suit for $10,000 against Chi cago Motor Club and P. A. McHugh.