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WERRI AM CALLS TME CITY ADMINISTRATION "LOCAL IMITATION OF TAMMANY THEDAY BOOK An Adless Daily Newspaper. ' N.D. Cochran,, .gfjiv Te!. Monroe 353. Editor and Publisher. "ggf Automatic 51-422. 500 South Peoria' St 3S8 ' By Mail, 50 Centra Month. VOL, 3, NO. 26 t Chicago, Tuesday, Oct 28, 1913 ONE CENT ANNENBERG-BELFORD CASE DRAGS TWO STATES lift SCANDAL Ottawa County, Mich., Prosecuting Attbrney Charged With' Accepting' Bribe in Shooting Scrape Also 7 Faces Charge ofFleeingWith $518.12 of Mar- shall Field- Coin Thirteen Yedrs Ago. The shot thatMar Annenberg,;; boss of the Tribune circulation" gang, fired into:the body,pf young AlexanderjBelford has dragged the great states of Illinois and Michigan into the ixue of scandal. - The latest development the charge against Louis M. Osterhaus, prosecuting attorney of 0tt4Wa County, Mich., .made in.a petition signed-Jby Thbmas Flannigan, an officer detailed in the office of States Attorney Mac lay Hoyne of Cook County, s. - "l Osterhaus is charged with accepting a bribe jaV $50 from Thomas J. Symmesonerof the attorneys involved'ln the Annenberg case, but itis also charged that w,hile a collector for Marshall, Field & Co. thirteen years ago he" fled with,JiL51.12 of the .firm's, money. The charges are made in an affidavit sent to Gov, Woodbrldge Ferris of Michigan. This latest action is a direct resuit-of jthe shopting of Belford and the subsequent war made upon oyne by the Tribune, when he insisted on prosecuting thecase,. Inl&ecar with Annenberg at1thetinie' of theshooting was one of his employes,- Charles.Schartenberg. Immedlatelyafter- the shooting facharten- ,'Sae hzj&aJtffo gljLfe Sa&3 v?s.f' j w- wt i.vtf'' !r ,y.n.tjr?,1ig' ;t-j ..-. vl. . v JL , . -- J- . J2 tM t..