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HUGH EULLERTON HAS JOINED THE DAY BOOK STAFF WILL WRITE FEATURE SPORT THE DAY BOOK An Adless Daily Newspaper, N. D. Cochran, ggp h Tel. Monroe 353. Editor and Publisher- 5 Automatic 51422. 500 South Peoria St 398 By Mail, 50 Cents a Month. VOL.3, NO. 124 Chicago Monday Feb. 23, 1914 , ONE CENT MAN CHARGES HIS LIFE'S WRONGS TO BROTHER WHOJS HIS DOUBLE An Amazing Story In, Real Life That Seems As Imprbb able as Fiction And Yet Alfred D. Oliver, Georgia Banker, Has Gone Through Fire of Hell for Another's Deeds. Americus, Ga., Feb. 23. Twin brothers, separated in early boyhood, have furnished for the criminal his tory of the South its most remark able case of dual identity. Alfred D. Oliver, ex-banker and ex-, social leader,-has just stepped , out of prison, after serving a sentence for a crime, he alleges, was "committed by his twin brother, Louis C. Oliver. Also, Alfred served a four-year sentence for bigamy because, Louis' wife insisted that he (Alfred) was her husband, Louis. f The twin brothers look so nearly alike that their friends, their rela tives even, could not tell the one from the other. One twin grew up prosperous, re spected, honest he has just come out of a prison cell. The other is alleged to have grown into the "black sheep" and to have committed the crime for which the former was punished. These Oliver twins were born 49 years ago at Climax, Ga.. They were dressed alike, acted alike, and were the image of each other. Even their playmates did not know the difference.