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THOMPSON'S VICTORY IS REBUKE TO THE TRUST PRESS OF CHICAGO NEW COUNCIL (Holdovers in blackface.) Ward. Alderman. Politics The people not only spoke yester day, but they howled in loud, clear tones. And in spiteo.jthe trust press and the public utility corporations they passed up Sweitzer and elected William Hale Thompson. To make the job complete the peo ple gave Thompson a plurality of 139,624, the largest in the history of Chicago. Wards which had been con ceded to Sweitzer by Thompson man agers turned around and did their share in electing the new mayor. The victory of Thompson is the most crushing blow ever received by the trust press. For several weeks the Daily News, the Herald and the Hearst papers have been pounding Thompson, while the other papers, with the exception of The Post, stood back and grinned their approval. The victory is also a sad upset to the hopes of the public utility cor porations whilh had been staking their all on the candidacy of Sweitzer. Theh Socialists placed two men in the city council, Wm. E. Rodriguez and John C. Kennedy. "AD the pledges I made in the campaign I made with all sincerity and I shall endeavor to redeem every last pledge," said Thompson, after his election was assured. "We will have an able council It will be com posed of a great many men who will take hold of this big question of a better .and bigger Chicago earnestly, and we will win." Denis Morrison, publicity repre sentative of the Thompson forces who had the task of spreading his candidate's gospel broadcast in spite of the opposition of the press, issued a statement in which attributed the Thompson victory to the public's awakened knowledge of the trust press' endorsement of corporation candidates. Mayor Wm.-Hale Thompson, Rep. City Treasurer C. H. Sergei, Rep. City Clerk John Siman, Rep. , 1 John Coughlin Dem. 1 Michael Kenna Dem. 2 Hugh Norris Rep. 2 Oscar De Priest Rep. 3 Edward J. Werner Rep. 3 N. A. Stern (short term) . . .Rep. A John A. Richert Dem. 4 David R. Hickey Dem. 5 Thomas A. Doyle Dem. 5 Charles Martin Dem. 6 Willis 0. Nance Rep. 6 Alexander A. McCormick. . .Rep. 7 John N. Kimball Ind. 7 Charles E. Merriam Rep. 8 Ernest M. Cross Rep. 8 John E. Tyden Rep. 9 Eugene H. Block Dem. 9 Hiram Vanderbilt Rep. 10 James McNichols Dem. 10 'Frank Klaus Dem. 11 C. F. Pettkoske Dem. 11 Edward F. Cullerton Dem. 12 Rudolph Mulac Rep. 12 Otto Koerner Dem. 13 Frank H. Ray Rep. 13 J. R. Anderson Rep. 14 Joseph H. Smith Dem. 14 James H. Lawley Rep. 15 H. Utpatel (long term) . . .Rep. 15 Wm. E. Rodriguez Soc. 16 John Szymkowski Dem. 16 Vincent W. Zwiefka Dem. 17 S. S. Walkowiak Dem. 17 Lewis D. Sitts Rep. 18 William J. Healy Rep. 18 B. J. Grogan Dem. 19 James B. Bowler Dem. 19 John Powers Dem.' 20 Henry L. Fick Dem. 20 H. E. Miller Rep. 21 Hugo Krause Prog. 21 'Ellis Geiger Dem. 22 John H. Bauler Dem. 22 William P. Ellison Dem. 23 John Kjellander Rep. 23 Thomas O. Walace Rep. 24 John Haderlein Dem., 24 Herman E. Gnadt . ., Rep0 '