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TELEGRAPH BRIEFS Rock Harbor, N. J. Mrs. Elle Hen derson, 20, mother of three children had husband arrested, alleging he burned her legs with coals, hung her up by thumbs and broke horsewhips and broomsticks beatmgsher. Binghampton, N. Y. Col. George F. O'Neil, millionaire, wa$ fined bib lical penalty of fifty shekels for steal ing hug and kiss from Belle Cornistit pretty dressmaker. Amount is about $400. Camden, Ark. Mae Davenport, aged 114, dead here, had but one se rious illness during his lifetime. That was fatal. TICKET SCALPERS DESPERATE WANT ORDINANCE OUSTED Chicago's theater ticket scalpers are hot after the ticket scalping or dinance. It "has to be put out of the way." If it isn't thousand of dol lars will be lost each year by ticket scalpers, with the indefinite and in direct co-operation of the ticket offices, generally manage to sell you seats from 50 cents to $1 more than you should pay for them. Ticket scalpers make thousands from the people each year. So do the theaters. The general public gets , stung. Astonishing facts were brought to light before the aldermen passed the ordinance. It was brought out that the first 18 rows in the Ma jestic were distributed in some mys terious way to the cigar counters of hotels and the vest pockets of ticket scalpers. It was also discovered that good seats which had been "sold" for days suddenly turned up at the box office a few minutes before show time rushed there by the scalpers in the hope that they would be sold. Att'y Levy Mayer justifies scalping. He compares the ticket "brokers" as he calls them to the grain broker. "Tt infrinfi'f'S nn thpir prYnaMf-iitinnal rights" as the ordinance is illegal, he gays. CHICAGO BRIEFS Sunrise, 7:18; sunset, 4:34. Body of unidentified man taken from drainage canal at S. Keeler av. by police. Believed suicide. Sherman B. Watson, 3719 S. Dear born, postal employe, held for theft from mails. Mike Panjkovich, 10808 Torrence av., died from burns received in ex plosion of Cleveland Linseed Oil Co. plant, 111th and Torrence. Adam Kovitz, Gary, tried suicide in Calumet river. Rescued by police men of S. Chicago tsation. Despon dent over lost job. Mrs. Mary 'Parato, 535 W. Oak, held to grand jury for murder of Paula Cantanio, 2219 W. Chicago av. Four held in bonds by U. S. Com'r Foote for alleged thefts of brass from" interstate commerce shipment Three men discharged by Frank Danisch, clerk of the municipal court, for alleged thefts. No criminal prosecution. Mrs. Frank Brach, 6759 Sheridan rd., called before U. S. Com'r Foote to testify. Gems said to have been smuggled. Four slightly hurt in collision be tween Racine and State-st. cars at Adams. Geo. Colten, 712 Wells, killed by a St. Paul passenger train at Canal and Kinzie sts. Miss Ellen Hubbard, nurse Presby terian hospital, dead from burns re ceived by dress igniting from gas heater. Lydon Lewis, 1738 W. Monroe, tel ephoned brother he was going to commit suicide. Police searching. Body of man who starved to death in locked freight car identified by Mrs. Evelyn Chambers, 1734 Park av.. as her husband. Baby girl found in hallway of 2009 W. Monroe by Edw. Bruneau. Sent to foundlings' home. Dozen policemen seek negro who held up Alice Cahill, 6155 S. Bishop, and several other women.