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and adjoining building, died. Fell
from porch? -
More plans to lower high cost of
living will be considered at meeting
of Municipal Markets Commission at
William Doster, laborer, 1922 Ma
ple av., Evanston, cut arteries on
wrist in suicide attempt in cell in
Des Plaines st. station.
Norman Fisneck, 7, 1207 Belmont
av., knocked down by motor truck in
front of home, dead. Chauffeur ar
rested; later released.
Michael Betters, Robey, Ind.,
struck by car. Taken to Chicago
Hospital in relays by two street car
lines, an auto and a patrol wagon.
James Thomas, Detroit, came to
Chicago to get job. None to be had.
Jumped into river from Clark street
bridge. Grabbed a rope. Saved.
Sam Leckart, 2 E. Grand av., end
ed life. Gas. Out of work.
HARRISON SAYS TRIBUNE AND
NEWS ARE "HYPOCRITICAL"
Daily News and Tribune were
pointed to as "hypocritical" by Mayor
Harrison in his speech in North Side
Turner Hall last night. His explana
tion of why he calls them "hypocrit
ical" is that they are Republican pa
pers telling Democrats how to pick
"The hypocritical Daily News and
Tribune are now good friends of the
Democratic party," Harrison said.
"They have the nerve, the effrontery,
the audacity, to come to Democrats
and tell us how we shall vote for
United States senator. They are
serving a purpose. It is well known
that all big interests are back of the
candidacy of Roger C. Sullivan. The
gas, traction, telephone, stockyards,
all predatory interests in Chicago,
and over' the nation outside of Chi
cago, are anxious for the election of
Sullivan as an astute leader to han
dicap Woodrow Wilson in the things
he is trying to do at Washington.
"Republican newspapers refer to
Roger now as the biscuit man. They
used to call him the gas man. Now
they are trying to remove the odor
of gas from him. But the gas odor
is there as strong as ever and the
Republican press can not take it
"He sold Ogden gas for $4,500,000
though it was not worth over $400,
000. He capitalized franchise values
through vicious politics. You people
pay a gas rate based on fictitious
values created by Roger Sullivan."
Plans to relieve high cost of living
due to war will be considered by the
Municipal Markets Commission
Italians and Americans intending
a visit to Italy must get passports
from the nearest Italian consuL War
MADE CLEAR AT LAST
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medals the count wore on his bosom?
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