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LOCAL WAR NOTES
Elks will aid recruiting.
Mechanics needed for navy.
Hamilton club pledged loyalty to
Sen. Lewis predicts passage of
34 men enlisted in regular army
and navy Sunday.
250 Serbians, all war veterans, left
Gary to join allies.
Sen. Lewis warns against possible
German invasion of U. S. via Mexico.
Sherwood Eddy, director Y. M. C.
A., urges prohibition as war meas
ure. Frank Cunnea, 18, son of W. A.
Cunnea, Socialist leader, enlisted in
Manufacturers want U. S. to aid
them in preventing shortage of farm
Emile Bastien suggests that gro
cers adopt non-delivery plan to cut
& Hattala, editor Hungarian Daily
News, told Hungarians they must be
loyal to U. S.
Hotel Keepers' ass'n will discuss
plans for organizing training school
for army cooks.
Prof. Scott Nearing, speaking at
Sunday Evening club, predicted hard
times after the war.
Rep. T. P. Frost, 65, pastor First
M. E. Church, Evanston, will volun
teer for farm service.
Ceo. Sobol, 1160 Erie, saved from
violence by police after he is said to
have stamped on American flag. .
Bernard J. Sullivan, 4930 Gladys
av,. officer in First cavalry, eloped
and married Helen Coglam, 4717
70 men joined Eighth regiment, I.
N. G. Eighth men were guests of
Pres. Comiskey, White Sox ball team,
AH plans laid for Roosevelt speech
in stockyards ampitheater Saturday.
No tickets; first come first served.
Doors open 7:30 p. m.
Ex-Mayor Washburne's three sons,
Clark, Gratiot and Hampstead, Jr.,
have enlisted in US. service. First 4
two in army; latter in navy.
John R. Thompson, speaking
against kitchen extravagance, said
there is enough food thrown away
in U. S. to feed all Germany.
Capt Wm. A. Moffett says that un
less U. S. adopts universal service we
will be put in position of "slacker
hiding behind England's skirts."
Older men, between 35 and 44,
wanted for officers' reserve corps.
About 3,000 have applied for commis
sions so far. Most applicants be
tween 25 and 30.
Private Wm. Burrows, 4043 Carroll
av.. killed and Serg't O. C. Roche,
3657 Bosworth av., and Private J. D.
Cummings, 2107 Sunnyside av.,
wounded. Members of Canadian
army in France.
Mark Potter, 5515 Woodlawn av.;
Alfred Van Duyn, and Arne Mark,
Kenilworth, who refused to stand in
Orchestra hall during playing of
"Star Spangled Banner." will be tried
in S. Clark st. court today.
Burglars got $180 from United Ci
gar store, 42d and Halsted. Got in
through basement of Jim O'Leary's ,
saloon next door.
Mrs. Lillian Washington, colored,
37 W. 51st, punched Policeman Johu
E. Wade, colored, when he arrested
her for disorderly conduct.
Mrs. Julia Smith, 808 N. Dearborn,
widow of Chas. Stoddard Smith, w
killed by auto in Los Angeles. '
Unsettled today and tomorrow,
probably showers. Continued cool
today. Rising temperature tomor
row. Moderate to fresh east to.