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WOMAN IS LAWYER AGAINST A
WOMAN IN MURDER CASE
A woman is to be prosecuting at
torney against another woman,
charged with murder, for the iirst
time in the history of Ohio and per
haps of the United States. Miss An
tin of Toledo is the attorney and will
try Mrs. Evelyn Marleau, charged
with .shooting a man said to have in
sulted her. Miss Antin is 22, a grad
uate of Ohio Northern university and
is one of the first wdmen prosecut
ing attorneys in the country.
GIRL ARRESTEDTWO CHARGES
Julia Murphy, 229, S. Central Tark
av., former bookkeeper for Dm J.
Russell Price Co., mail order medical
house, 2527 W. Madison st., was ar
rested Friday by Det. Serg'ts Geo.
Lynch and Edw. Kelly, on warrants
sworn out before Judge Newcomer.
According to Att'y J. H. Cummings,
the warrant for her arrest charges
larceny by agent of $18,000 and lar
ceny by embezzlement of $350.
FINAL STRIKE PLANS .MADE BY
MEN AND RAILROADS
Union leaders met behind locked
doors yesterday and completed
plans for the great railroad strike,
which has been called for 6 o'clock
tonight Jas. Murdock, F. A.
Burgess, Timothy Shea, W. C. Tur
ner and other appeared to be having
trouble keeping the more radical
unionists in line. The latter have
been urging more stringent strike or
ders. Union leaders scouted the state
ment given out by managers that
'only a small percentage of the men
would go out on strike tomorrow
night. Even the more troubled union
ists insisted that easily 12 per cent
of the men employed in all four
branches would walk out at 6 p. 'm.
The first strike blow will be felt at
the following places: The entire Chi
cago switching district, the St. Louis
switching terminal ,x the N. Y. Central
Lines (except the Michigan Central),
the B. & 0., Erie, Atlantic Coast line,
Southern Railway, Louisville &
Nashville and the Seaboard Air Line.
The newspaper trust has filled
its sheets with reports that the
Kansas City and Denver locals,
among others, were opposed to the
strike order and might refuse to walk
out. Delegates from these locals in
sisted their members would comply
with the order.
Pres. C. H. Markham, Illinois Cen
tral, has issued a statement in
which he insisted his belief that his
employes would not strike. He said
he believed the men on other lines
entering Chicago "would remain
loyal" to their employers. Brother
hood chiefs predicted a sad awaken
ing for Markham.
Petrograd "Toward Kermanshah
vie dislodged Turks from fortified po
said official war office statement
London. Aeroplane bombarded
Westgate without casualties early
today. Material damage slight