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stand collapsed during Elgin races in 1910. Joseph Dohs and Anna Poltrock placed on trial charged with murder of their illegitimate child. . They claim child was born dead. John Runtshis, Jr., 5, Indiana Har bor, killed by auto under which he had hidden during game of "hide and seek." Diamond kneelet made its appear ance on knee of Jane Ott at National Jewelers' convention. Hugo Paoli, saloonkeeper, 531 Rush st., arrested on arson charge. Desplaines- street police raided house of Mrs. Emma Bidwell, 322 S. Green St., and arrested six people. . Joseph A. Klunk, 1421 N. Oakley av., has slipped on banan peels eight times within two months and filed damage suit each time. Thief threw brick through plate glass window in Barnett Bros.' jew elry store, 104 Jackson blvd. Es caped with tray of diamonds worth $1,000. Miss Annette Freeman, a telephone operator, heard a cry of "police" over the 'phone, then the line was dis connected. She traced the call to the Osiceki & Jakiel bank, then tele phoned the West "Chicago av. police station. A squad of officers found the jiight watchman, Romina Dubiel, lying on the floor, dazed and bleeding from a cut in his forehead, but the robbers had been scared away with out securing anything. o o WEALTHY WOMAN HELD FOR ATTEMPT TO SMUGGLE New York, Aug. 26. Mrs. William L. Velie, wife of the wealthy auto mobile manufacturers of Moline, HI., was held in $1,000 bail for action by the grand jury today when arraigned in Hoboken, N. J., before U. S. Com missioner E. R. Stanton on a charge d attempting to smuggle goods into ' ;:iis country. Mrs. M. J. Lilly, who was arrested with Mrs. Velie, was aeld in $500 bail. j IS ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH WOMAN'S DEATH Pittsburgh, Pa., Aug. 26. On tech nical charge of violation of the state law regulating the practice of medi .cine, Dr. Anna R. Bartram, promi nent osteopath and student of meta physics, was placed under arrest in connection with the death of Miss Pauline B. Loos, the Crafton school teacher found drowned in the Alle gheny river recently. It is declared that Miss Loos, fol lowing several years' treatment at the hands of Dr. Bartram, went in sane, and while in the grip of hallu cination waded to her death. o-M) IT LOOKS LIKE A STRIKE AT THE STOCKYARDS . Last night the 700 members of the Packinghouse Teamsters' Union No. 710 voted unanimously against sub mitting their cause to arbitration. Another cbnferencie will be held with the bosses this afternoon, but it doesn't look hopeful. If the strike is called Cattle Butch ers' Union may go on sympathetic strike. WALL FALLSFOUR HURT Charles Edwards, 2251 South Park avenue, was injured internally; Wm. Ryan; 1107 N. California avenue., had his back sprained; Dominick Shun eka, 907 Towrtsend street, had left knee sprained,and George Calogno, 831 Milton avenue, was badly bruised today when a back wall which they were building in the addition to St. Chrysostom's Episcopal Church at 1421 N. Dearborn avenue, collapsed. All were given medical aid and taken to their homes. o o Great moral uplift in Joe Bailey's state! Wichita, Tex., man's con science has compelled him to con fess to absconding with $700. Standpat Republicans talk of fusion with Democrats to beat Hi Johnson in California. Maybe It's Hiram who is encouraging such talk.