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Blanche Burton, 3656 Indiana av.
Dead. Michael Lucczesi, 4100 Armitage av., suicide. Gas. Ill health. Preliminary hearing of Mrs. Wanda de Latour, 1520 N. Wood St., on charge of poisoning husband, Jan de Latour, postponed until Sept. 8. Joseph Clarke and Edward and Paul Covitz, convicted members of "arson trust," given sentences of from one to twenty years. George ' Krause badly injured by fall down Saratoga Hotel- elevator shaft. Hotel management withheld news from police for day. Herman Lang, 35, 1013 W. Madi son st, shot and killed himself at Lil lard av. and north branch of river. Policeman A. R. Wetzel, Central Detail, fell from hammock. Badly hurt. Henry Best, former clerk of Cir cuit Court, and Mme. Kusnik-Everart, well-known North Side vocalist, eloped to Crown Point. Married. John O'Donnell, city fireman, shot and killed Philip Sullivan, saloon keeper, 1637 W. 35th st Arrested. John Brown, baggageman on ex cursion steamer Petoskey, drowned near Clark st. bridge while hundreds looked on. Band concert, in Lincoln Park to night. Mrs. Gertrude Atherton, novelist, visited stockyards and found them "beautiful." Didn't visit settlement "Back o' the Yards." John Grady, 121 W. 25th st., sus pected of murdering his wife because she hasn't been seen for two years, discharged. Experts testified bones found in cellar were remains of pork chops. Man believed to be Frank S. Ryan, head of clairvoyant trust, arrested in Muskegon, Mich., by State Attor ney Hoyne's detective. Robert Hennessey, 2, 6913 Stony Island av., died in convulsions after eating sugar-coated pills. Motorman M. M. Carroll and Con ductor w. J. Denny, whose car re cently struck and killed Mrs. Sarah Thomas, have left car company and disappeared. Robbers beat Michael Minahan, 615 Madison st, and after taking $5 they removed shoes to see if any money was hidden. "JosebTTMoseck, '5031 S. Throop st., fined $100 and costs for beating hia son Joseph, 8. Cook County's first women's jury to hear other than insanity cases is now hearing disorderly conduct, cases in Oak Park. George Condon, fake beggar, fined $50 and costs by Judge Sabath. New building contracts delayed by County Board owing to stubbornness of Bartzen Ragen faction. William Walsh, 17, 1238 W. 31st st., crushed to death by machinery wheels in Rittenhouse & Bmbree lumber plant, 3500 S. Centre av. Billy Windom, famous veteran minstrel and lately manager of Gary, Ind., theater, is dead. Federal officials investigating case of A. M. Londales, vaudeville man ager, who is said to have brought Louise Epcke, 18, from Milwaukee. Found in room at 1133 Rush st. "Boss Jimmy" Quinn, 21st Ward, will take 600 "kids" from half dozen charitable institutions to Waukegan for holiday. Bruised body found in abandoned dry cell factory at Niles Center, 111., identified as that of Carl Scherer, Evanston. Suspect arrested, but po lice doubt murder theory. Think he fell downstairs. Maitre Fernand Labori, famous French attorney who defended Drey fuss and Emile Zola, is here with family for two days. Says Chicago is the new Paris. Attorney J. T. Brady, representing family of Carl Mueller, one of two men shot and killed by Frank Tysch fer, street car conductor, Saturday night, will demand death penalty for Tyschfer and Thos. Nolan, motor-man,