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Home of Nicholas L. Piotrowski de stroyed by fire. Loss $75,000. Major Funkhouser calls alleged $500 theft at 513 N. LaSalle st "frame up." Money, supposed to be stolen in raid onMive. Police threaten libel suit. Merle Tarbox, 19, 325 S. Oakley St., shot resisting hold-up men. May die. David O'Connor, 4506 S. 5th av., arrested in St. Louis as hold-up man. Woman supposed to be "Miss Vera Lyons" found suffering from morphine poisoning at Pacific Hotel. May die. Byron Laflin Smith, founder and president of Northern Trust Co., dead. Heart trouble. Mrs. Warren Springer sued for $11,600 by architects. Ordered plans for $250,000 hospital twice. Would not accept plans. Kailroaa detective unaoie to trace wreckers of Pacific Coast flyer. Fifty pastors denounced "dope" traffic and demanded legislation against habit-forming drugs. Big slump in police pension fund. Payments may be cut down. George Tieman, 6530 S. Union av., suicided. Gas. J Hospitals to be searched for Mrs. John Hemmen, missing Waukegan woman. Steve Szoke, 16, 1223 W. 33d St., shot in right ankle. Companion blam ed for shooting. John Carollo arrested.. Alleged to have murdered Anthony Montelona, 900 Townsend st. Harold Baker, 20, 5420 Augusta st., alleged to have confessed taking six autos. Five others implicated. Mahan Hagzovich and Hamid Has andgovich shot by Daniel Micksick, saloonkeeper, 3417 E. 89th st. Wounded men taken to hospital. Mrs. F. Men-Fan, 45, 3214 Fulton st., dropped dead in movie show. Heart disease. Leo DeVemen, janitor, 1652 Estes av., arrested for taking tenants' milk. ED IN CHICAGO Joseph Eastwood, 20 student Northwestern University, struck by auto. Slightly injured. William Smith, negro, 5309 S. Dearborn St., slipped on sidewalk. Skull fractured. Dead. Twenty-three taken in gambling raid at 726 S. Wabash av. Louis Bella booked as keeper. John Schenman and Mrs. K. Schreiber arrested at 507 N. State st. Schenman alleged to have deserted children and wife and Mrs. Schreiber husband. Couple booked on serious charge. L. J. Tyndall, 38, 3335 Fulton st., suicided. Gas. Despondent. James Walters and Edward Mack held as thieves. Tried to remove emergency tire from Dr. Harry Eh low's auto. Enlow shot Walters in left arm. Joseph Kinzie, 1000 S. Canal st., attacked without cause. Skull frac tured Condition serious. Ervin Stack, bellboy, Plymouth Ho tel, 4700 Broadway, missing. $200 gone. Thomas Shirley, patient, Oak For est, found unconscious in corridor of hospital. Dead. Coroner to investi gate. Mrs. Evelyn Nyman, 26, 7048 Bish op st., suicided. Carbolic acid. Robert Gleason, 37, 764 Boston st, fell' from crowded car. Back sprained. Samuel Goldberg, 51, died sudden- ' ly. Suspect heart disease. Wells, Fargo & Co. wagon and street car collided on 5th av. A. G. Rulo, driver, thrown from seat. Wag on smashed. Police investigating death of Mary Boeres, 28, 2089 W. 23d st. Illegal operation suspected. Autos of Harold F. McCormick and Thomas K. Dunbar collided. Cars wrecked. No one hurt. Signatures on new Bristol Cafe petition attacked. Police accused of getting signers.