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land and heavy hitting by Cobb and
Veach gave Tigers double win over
Browns. Cobb has hit safely in 19
Jock Hutchinson, Glen View, Chi
cago, won the national patriotic open
golf tourney at Philadelphia with a
score of 292 for 72 holes. Tom Mc
Namara of Taplow was second
Norman Ross established a new
world's record for swimming 120
yards in a pool at Del Monte, Cal.,
paddling the distance in 1:07-2-5.
This is one second better than the
old mark, held by Perry McGillivray.
Barney Oldfield and Ralph De
Palma will compete in a match race,
over a dirt track at Milwaukee to
day. Each will use the car he drove
in the auto derby at the Broadview
speedway last Saturday.
WAR BRIEFS BY WIRE
Nice. 50 U. S. aviators arrive for
training on French soil.
Rome. Estimate 10,000 Austrians
killed in Italian drive on Trentino.
Washington. First call under se
lective draft will be made early in
Paris. Following action of Brit
ish, French cotton exchange at Havre
. New York. Rear Admiral Fiskiy
retired, urges torpedo planes to curb
Washington. Liberty loan totals
$3,035,226,850, an oversubscription
of 52 per cent
Petrograd. Elihu Root, head of
American commission, pledges sup
port of U. S. to New Russia.
MUNDELEIN DENIES BABY FARM
IS UNDER HIS CARE
"Countess" Frances von Eich
staedt was today faced by a denial
from the office of Archbishop Mun
delein that the Home of St. Frances
of Rome b.bv farm at 162 Elm St.,
ordered to move by the building
dep't, was under the archbishop's
patronage, as the "countess" had
"Countess"" Eichstaedt says she
Was a noblewoman in Austria.
Those aldermen didn't wear any
mittens""on that job yesterday. They
riz to the occasion.
London, Paris, Berlin, Petrograd
and Tokio will all hear today that an
uprising against the mayor of Chi
cagortook place yesterday and the
democracy of Chicago went on rec
ord against an autocrat who tried to
put over gag rule and couldn't get
away with it.
The Sullivan gas crowd and the
Big Bill spoils gang didn't work
If the new gas ordinance had got
by in the beginning of the session
then the roll calls might have been
Choking off a roll call always
Big Bill the Bosche Boob and Jake
Loeb the Bum Hero what'll we do
There are the two double-cross
jinxes who tied up with the Sullivan
gas crowd ajid beat Merriam, Buck
That fellow Pegram certainly twists
around the political map a few.
And all the time Mac Hoyne is
throwing 'emover the plate, one,
Clean hands and a long head count
AUDITOR'S OFFICE MAY BE
ASKED TO EXPLAIN
The state auditor's office may be
called upon to explain why it did not
act against the Bank of Commerce
and Savings, 30 N. Michigan av.,
closed, when its bad financial stand
ing was a matter of comment for
some time, said bankers today.
Same situation was revealed in tha
failure of the Auburn. Stats bank.