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-y THE OHIOAQO EAGLE, 8ATURDAY. OCTOBER 10, 1908. THE BEEF TRUST HAS RAISED THE PRICE OF FOOD! f CITY HALL ITEMS. Nowt of Municipal Administration Given Briifly and to the Point for Eagle Readers. .i.ui;:-u,vi.,i-"-i"' NEWS OFJHE WEEK Items from All Parts of the World Carefully Selected from the Press Telegrams. K Weekly Digest of the Most Important Facts and Happenings for Busy Readers. P rw :i - tv- !t 'fl V -r1 t-' fl- ? r- i h ,iv i,. fe- f Mffti Iiiformation, Internting Faott and Fsnonsl GoMip Tmtly Told by Ont who Knows. SURFACE LINK TO THE FRONT. As a result of the report of the En gineering Commission of the Honrtl of Local Improvements oil plans proposed for the connecting link between the North nnd South boulevard systems, the Michigan Avenue Improvement As soclntlon has taken up the cudgels once more for n surface link. "The report of ttho Engineering Com mission," said George Packard, Presi dent of the association, "has proved conclusively that objections to the plan for a surface boulevard urged by our association nrc not holding. The vast saving in construction nnd condemna tion alone remains to bo considered. Such n plaza, as proposed In our sur face plan, at the site of Fort Dearborn offers the opportunity for n titling mem orial In proper setting In the most ap propriate location possible." INSPECT OUTER PAHK BELT. Active work on the drafting of u new metropolitan parks bill Is planned for the winter by the Joint committee of tho House and Senate. Two auto inobllo trips for the members of the committee to Inspect the land on which it Is intended to create an outer park system have been arranged. Members of tho committee, of which Senator B. J. Glackln is chairman and Representative Charles Flcldstnck sec retary, are Albert F. Kecney of tho Hoard of Local Improvements, A. W. O'Nell secretary of the Small Parks Commission, and Jens Jensen and Dwlgbt II. Perkins authors of the earlier forest prescrvo bill. WILLIAM H. LYMAN, is a capable man of affairs, honorable In his dealings, and assiduous In at tontlon to his prosperous business. CLYDE A. MORRISON has the esteem and good will of all who know him nnd who nro acquaint ed with his many good qualities. EDWARD TILDPN a citizen whoso record is one to be proud of, Is a man whoso friends are myriad nnd whoso name commauds re spect everywhere. CLAYTON R. CRAFTS n cnpablo man, combining energy with Intelligence, ho Is Justly regarded nnd respected ns a valuable member of tho community. JOSEPH A. O'DONNELL has built up n reputation In this city of which any mnu might well feel proud. THEODORE OEHNE has a high conception of the duties of citizenship and lives up to It. Ho la a man whom to know Is to respect THOMAS F. KEEL'S? deserves In an eminent degree that large share of popularity and public confidence which la undeniably bis. ALBERT N. ROSBNKGR Is a typical citizen of Chicago, pro gressive and energetic. He la deserv edly successful in all his undertakings. JAMES A. SACKLKY never fatten when once bis mind Is wade up as to the right and tho wrong of a question. He la always on the right side, regardless of all other con siderations or consequences. PETER B. OLSRN Is a man whom to know Is to respect He has an honored name in the busi ness world. PHILIP R. BRAND makes friends and holds them by fair and honorable business methods and square dealing with his fellow-cltlzens. J. J. GBRAGHTY Is liked by all .who are acquainted with his many excellent traits of chat' aeter. " ADAMS A. GOODRICH has won the high reputation which ho enjoys by hard work and honorable methods. FRANK O. LOWDEN in nil walks of life has been stead fast to the old adage, and proved Ita truth: "Honesty la the best policy." A. S. IIIBBARD is n typlcnl Cblcagoan, energetic,' plucky, and Invariably successful lu every walk of life. JOHN T. CONNERY Is n mnu of good attalamenta and ex celit-at quHlltIfts,"sud' therefore popu- HEAR CHARGES AGAINST 12 JUDGES OF ELECTION. The Election Commissioners heard charges against a dozen Judges of elec tion Tuesday, permitting two to resign because they were not householders nnd taking the cases of several others under ndvlsemeut. Three Judges and two clerks from the Twenty-third Precinct of the Nineteenth Ward arc charged with bulldozing voters at the recent primary nnd permitted no illiterates to vote uiiIchs they voted as the Judges desired. ALEXANDER H. REVBLL knows how to make friends and to re tain them. He is a man for whom all who know him have the highest re spect. WILLIAM II. WEBER Is n man who takes pride In Chicago and of whom Chicago la proud. ROY O. WEST has always been ready to devote to the welfare of tho community that business ability nnd Industry which has contributed so much to his 'per sonal success. RUDOLPH BRAND Is one of those men whose pledge Is tantamount to performance, and whom everybody likes and respects. WALTER SCHROJDA Is a man of sound Judgment, strength of purpose and great activity. He has never failed In the performance of his duties In life or the accomplishment of his undertakings. WILLIAM DAVIDSON Is a Chlcagonn In tho truest sense of the word. Progressive, public-spirited nnd actlvo, ho possesses tho best at tributes of truo citizenship. JOHN TAYLOR B0OJ5 can count his personnl friends by the hundred, a fact duo to his many est!' mnblo characteristics and his uucbang Ing, even temperament. WILLIAM LEGNER Is progressive, enterprising and indus trious, Such men nro always sure to mako a su."ess In life. ABEL DAVIS, Is a man of the highest standing In tho community; upright and Just In all the affairs of life and Indefatlgablo lit tho performance of all the duties thereof. JOHN V. CLARKE has well earned the good will of the community which he enjoys to such a large extent. ADOLF BERGMAN Is one of the men who would repre sent the people well anywhere. JUDGE THEODORE BRENT.VNO Is liked most by those who know him best. All who have bad business re lations with blm are united In bearing testimony to this fact. HARRY IIILDRBTH Is as good and true a citizen as ever called Chicago bis home. Ever duty of citizenship baa alwaya been faith fully discharged by blm. JOHN B. OWENS holds an honored place among those who by great ability, Industry and sound Judgment contribute to the growth and upbuilding of Chicago. JOHN C. FETZKR has earned the high regard of his fel low citizens ns a man loyal to friends and faithful to principle. ARTHUR JOSETTI in all relations of life never deviates from those principles of straightfor wardness and Sitngrlty which have ve Wm gotde. Amnions everywhere. CHARLES J. VOPICKA Is a man of sound Judgment, no has tho knack of easily making warm friends, and having made a friend, retaining his friendship. HON. S.INA R. CARTER possesses In an eminent degree those merits and qualities which go to make up the truo Chlcugoan, He Is best liked by those who know blm best WALTER 8. BOQI.B has made thorough performance of duty, fulfillment of all agreements with his fellow men In the eplrlt'and the .letter and exact Justice In all .thing the guiding prindplet.ef bis Popular HON. FRED W. UPI1AVI honest, upright and true-hearted, bo makes friends and wins the esteem of ull who becomo acquainted with him. ALFRED a, LANIO hns tho highest Idoals of honorable citizenship and Is truo to them. There Is no man In Chicago who stauds high er In public esteem. FRED A.BU81Q Is a man of sterling qualities of head and heart; successful In all his under takings. JAMES S. HOPKINS has a flno record for probity and strictly honorable methods. Ho has mndo himself respected In every walk In life which he has been engaged. E. It. BLIS stands well In the community ns an upright and public-spirited citizen. Ills success In life Is duo to his ster ling qualities of head and heart. PETER FORTUNE Is a public-spirited citizen who Is as popular as he s prosperous In his busi ness pursuits.. MAX EBERHARltT maintains In ull affairs of public and private llfo the highest ideals of hon orable manhood. FRED L. WILK a man of true worth and sterling In tegrlty, Is Justly regarded as one of Chicago's valued citizens. ALBERT H. PUTNfff through a busy and careful life has earned the respect and good will of the entire community. VIRGIL M. BRAND has a high conception of the duties of good citizenship nnd baa alwaya lived up to them. ERNEST IIUMMKL has the respect nnd good wishes of every one with whom be cornea In con tact. JAMES J. GRAY belongs to that class of citizens who never know failure, nor allow any ob stacle to deter them In a worthy en terprise once undertaken. HON. B. A. ECKHART Is a mau of keen discernment ; prompt of action, and perslstont as well as honorable In method ; is Invariably suc cessful. JOHN.M. SMYTH can alwaya be relied upon to be loyal to friends, true to principle and faith ful to his word, benco his frleuds and admirers are legion. JOHN C. SPRY active, energetic, enterprising and public-spirited, has made a success of nU his undertakings, and is ranked by common consent among our very best citizens. 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BREF.N has mado It a rule through life to ue cord fair play as well as to demand It In nil things. Everybody who kuows him trusts us well as likes him. CARL L. BARNF.S Is modest and unassuming, but the peo ple upprcclate him Just the same. NICHOLAS MICHEL!) 1ms tho deserved reputation of being ouo of the most capable nnd reliable men of affairs In Chicago. HENRY SHERMAN BOUTELL can refer with pride to a lino record as well ns nu honored nnmo In this community. ARBA N. WATERMAN has never been known to undertako what he could not accomplish, nor fall to accomplish what ho has undertaken. AUSTIN! DOYLE has hosts of friends who admire him for bis many merits and good quali ties. II. E. L. DOGGETT Is n citizen of excellent standing and faultless record. JOSEPH THEURER Is honest, able and upright lu all rela tions of life. HOSEA W. WED H possesses nil of those solid und estima ble qualities which make tho most use ful cltlzeu. JOHN F. 8MULSKI enjoys tho esteem and respect of all who' admire tho highest qualities of good citizenship, which In blm are fully exempli tied COL. JAMES HAMILTON LFWI8 has gained success by force of charac ter, Industry, Integrity and ability. JOHN P. HOPKINS Is noted for his excellent business abilities and his faithful adherence to high Ideals of duty. WILLIAM A. DOYLE Is a man whose well-itnown ability and public spirit places him In the front ranks of our most useful citizens. ROGER C. SULLIVAN has a splendid record for good citizen ship, personal Integrity and first-class ability. JAMES PEASE Is a useful citizen faithful to duty aud deserving of the good will of all. ADAM ORTSEIFEN Is a man whom Chicago is proud to claim as ono of Its typical citizens. GEORGE W. JACKSON hns a flawless record as a citizen aud a typical CUicngoan. TOM N., DONNELLY baa the experleuce and the ability to ' ,.... . .hmmb n ! 1.1a Ma.9iaa.kl.... HIHKS UV.'VCtW IN, ! Uia UUUVriHKIUgB, Man. U. S. SENATOR A. J. HOPKINS Just and fair In all his dealings, pos sesses tho canfldeuce and good will of tilt who know him. MATTHIAS J. JACOBS has always put truth, honor and Jus tlcc before expediency; hence tho es teem with which he Is looked upon by nil who know him. JAMES A. HOG AN has proven by his successful career that brains, experience and Integrity form mi Irresistible combination lu any line of business. PETER PETERSON enjoys a widespread and well-earned popularity. CHARLES II. WACKER holds a foremost place In the front i links of the best citizens In this com munity. ANDREW J. GRAILVM Is pleasant nnd genial of manner, obliging and faithful to his promises, and therefore popular and respected. JOHN It. CAVERLY never neglected an opportunity to do good for his fellow citizen, and In the course of his career has made thou sands of loyal friends. EDWARD!!. PETERS Is n competent und thorough man of affairs. Whatever ho docs he does well and thoroughly. JOHN II. JONES a man of many excellent qualities, Is brainy, reltnblo and always steadfast to friends nnd to the lino of duty. THOMAS N. JAMIE8fN las an enviablo record for absolute honesty In all his business relatlous, active support and sympathy for all movements for tho betterment of tho city mid his fellow-men and for all tho qualities that go to mako up the Ideal citizen. BENJAMIN F. RICIIOLSON Is honorable and fair in all his rela tions with bis fellow citizens, upright as he is capable and straightforward. A. W. MILLER besides being a model citizen, takes a good man's part in ovcry movemeut for the benefit of the city. GEORGE B. SWIFT has earned by an honest, upright life, tho good will uud respect of tbe en tire community. HARRY RUBENS has always been kuown as a mau of his word. KICKIIAM 8CANI.AN has over been faithful to friends and loyal to principle, a fact which ac counts for his great popularity und tho host of friends who swear by him. CYRIL R. JANDT'S Is n man of acknowledged ability, good Judgment aud common sense, LEO ERNS'J.' Is a man In whose career Integrity and nlilllia. ... h.H In llBM HUllll ftu hhuu IU uauu. JEWELS WORTH $50,000 STOLEN. Systematic Robbery of New York Diamond House Is Discovered. An Investigation which followed (he discotery that n diamond umliurnt wa missing from tho warcroom of Oliver M. Fcrrand, a Maiden l.nne diamond Im porter, In New York, hns dliclood what may prove to be one of the blgaoit rob bcrlei In the diamond dlMrlrt. Already, It 1 Mid. Jewell valued at ."V0.000 are known to have dloappenrcd nnd the Inven tory of Mock linn not yet been completed. It has been dlncloned, nlno, that the rob beries probably had been going on for year nnd It Deems possible that when the inquiry has liecn completed the total will he far In excess of the amount now known to be Involved. While the Investi gation hns been In progress Mr. Ferrand has been endeavoring to find one of his oldest nnd most trusted employes, who has lieen away from the city for several months. SHOT BY BRIDE OF TWO DAYS. Louisiana Man Believed Fatally Hurt by Wife, Who Is Arrested. A. Sidney Ilouterls, editor of the New Urn nt Patterson, l.n Is nt the point o( death In the sanitarium nt Franklin with five bullet holes In his body, nnd his pret ty young wife of two days, who wns Mist Jessie Demurest, Is held in Jail to await the outcome of his wounds, believed to lie. fatal. Joseph Htnnsbiiry, John Clsna nnd Roland Vlttcr of IMttersou also nrc In Jail, charged with being accessories. It nppenrs Hint there wns a "military" marriage at Franklin nt 1 o'clork Mon day morning, Ilouterls, Miss Deumresl nnd the young woman's father being the chief actors. Ilouterls refused to have anything to do with his bride after re turning home, she returning to Iter mill er's home. While Ilouterls was Hitting nt his desk In ids office two das Inter, his bride walked lu nnd began shooting, five bullets tuklng effect. WORLD'S BIQOEST MELON. Record-Breaker Is Four Feet Long and Weighs 100 Founds. What is believed to be the largest watermelon ever grown lu the world hai been pulled by Sikes Young on Ills Irri gated farm near North Yakima, Wash, lit brought the big melon to town to have it pliotogriiphed beside his l'J-ycar-old daughter. The melon Is moio tltnn 4 feet long nnd Is U feet through nt Its biggest diameter. Its weight is 100 poundi. It will be shipped to nn eastern city to be used in advertising purposes for the Irrl Ratal regions of Washington. Young snyi he raised the remarkable specimen by careful attention nnd by n method which he does not care to disclose until be hai tested It next season. Ohio Counties Vote Out Saloons. Perry county, Ohio, by a majorit) of 1,027, voted to banish saloons, of which there are fifty-six within Its boundaries. This Is one of the important coal mining counties. Brown county, on the Ohlc river, nlso voted out the saloons by a majority of 082. There are twenty-three saloons In this county. Nineteen countiei have now held elections under the Ros law nnd all luivo gone dry, the total num ber of saloons affected being 482. Blast of Gas Costs 500,000. An explosion of gas at ;hc plant of the Pittsburg Plate Glass Company's woiks No. 2, at Tarentum, a Pittsburg suburb, resulted In a loss by fire of $500,000 and threw 800 men out of employment. W. A. Long, a watchman, wns seriously In jured. Half of the plant is lu ruins ami tbe flames were only checked by a lnrg steel building recently erected by the com pany. Cat Bouts Two Burglars. At the home of D. A. Conners in Pitts burg burglars entered tho house nnd piled up a lot of silverware ready to be carried off. One of the burglars tramped on the tall of tho family cat ns she slept lu the kitchen. She mndo such a fuss nnd did such good work with her claws and teeth that the family was awakened in tlmo tc see two men pass out of tho back yard with puss In full pursuit. Blow Bank, Rouse Citizens. The Bank of l'eo,iiot, Minn., was robbed at 2:30 a. m. Saturday. Tho safe wai blown open with dynamite, Tho nolsr aroused the citizens nnd tho robbers wen compelled to leavo before getting tho steel chest. They got about S 100 In silver. Tin safe and building wero damaged to tin extent of about $500. Town Swept by Fire. The town of Michel, II, C, was ng.iln swept by fire. Practically all the busi ness houses were wiped out except ih Great Northern Hotel, the Kootenai Ho tel, a drug store, n barber shop and billiard hall. The loss is estimated nt $20,000, with small Insurance. "Chlmmlo Fndden" Is Honored. Edward W. Townscnd of "ClilmmU Fadden" famu icceUed the Democratic nomination for Congress from tho Seventh District of New Jersey at the convention in ISloomfleld. Six Inches of Snow nt Butte, A blizzard, general over that section, struck Itutte. Mont.. Tluii-siljv nk-lit. nml six Inches of snow fell, crippling traffic end telegrapn service ami delaying trains TELEPHONE LINES COMBINED. Three Independent Companies Merge In $10,000,000 Corporation. At n meeting of the stockholders of ths United Stales Telephone Company, ths Cuyahoga Telephone Company of Cleve land, mid the Citizens' Telephone Com pany of Columbus, the three companies were jupi ced in Cleveland. The new com pany, which hns not been named, will act ns an operating company, with a capital Ixation of between fi.OOO.OOO nnd f.10, 000,000, nnd will take over the three In dependent companies on n lease for WH years. Other Ohio Independent companies will, It Is said, be ndded from tlmo to time. The merger places under tho con trol of the operating company over 50 per cent of tho lndcicndent telephones nnd nlwut ".".000 of the 025,000 tele phones in the Stnte. FIGHT FOR THE PENNANTS. Standing of Clubs In Principal Base Ball Leagues. NATIONAL LEAOUE. W. L. W. t. Chicago ....08 n.' Cincinnati ..7.1 81 New York.. OS .Vi Boston 03 01 Pittsburg ...OS nil Brooklyn ...KI 101 Plill'delphln 811 71 St. Louis.... 40 10." AMCntCAN LEAOUE. W. t- W. U Detroit ....00 (III Boston 7ft 7I Cleveland ..00 01 Philadelphia OS 85 Chicago ....88 04 Washington. 00 85 St. Louis... 83 09 New York... 51 103 Patent No. 000,000 Issued. The nine hundred thousandth patent from the United Stales patent office wns Issued Saturday by Patent Commissioner Moore. The patent wns nn Improvement on traveling stairs, such ns nro used in hotels and other large buildings. Mr. Moore estimates that the one millionth patent will lie reached In 101 1. Tho Issu ance of foreign patents up to tho Inst re ports was 1,135,000, only 2:15,000 In ex cess of the total for this country. Grain Blast Kills Thirteen. With n concussion which shook the en tire village, n Inrgn grnln elevntor, having a enpacity of 500,000 bushels, exploded In RU-hford." Vt.. causing the death of twelvo nun nnd a woman. The explosion blew off the entire roof of tho building, scatter ing limbers lu all directions, and almost Instantly Haines burst out nil over tho structure. TJie (lames are supposed to have been started by spontaneous coinbus Hon in the dry dust of tho grain. Kills Man, Woman and Self. W. N. Heals, while III nt Uio home of Ilernlo Bnyless in Johnson City, Tenn., with an nx killed Bnyless, who wns mar ried to Mr. Heals' sister; killed Mrs. Reals, who tried to calm him, and nt tempted to slay Mrs. llnyless. When ar rested Reals committed siilcldo In his cell by bnuglug. Mills Will Be Kept Running. Judge Milton D. Purdy of tho United States federal court, sitting in Minneapo lis, granted nn order to tho receivers of tho Plllsbury-Wnshhurn Flour Mills Com pany, Ltd., allowing the Issuance of $750, 000 In receivers' certificates, which wns (.hown ns nn nbsolutc necessity to sllov? the company's mills to operate. Increase In Vote for License. About onc-hnlf tho 108 towns In Con necticut held town elections Monday, com plicated by tho llcenso proposition. Tho voto wns in almost every Instance devoid of pnrty Interest nnd wns not Indicative, so far ns tho Stnto nnd natloual tickets nro concerned, but docs Indicate an in crease in tho vote for license, Man's Spectacular Suicide. Instant death was tho fnto of an un identified man, about 25 years old, when ho stepped In front of a Lako Shore train nt Laporte, Ind. Tho trainmen say It was n deliberate caso of suicide. The coroner Is making nn effort to establish tho man's Identity; Farmers Meet to Rule Prices, The American Society of Equity, hav ing a memliorshlp of 100,000, and repre sented by a Inrgo number of delegates, met in nununl convention In Mllwaukeo Tues day. Tho society Is mndo up of farmers nnd Its object Is to regutato the price of farm produce. Yale Attendance Sets Record. At tho first meeting of tho Yolo corpo ration for tho university year of 1008-00, it was announced Hint the number of stu dents enrolled would exceed 3,400, being at least 300 moio than ever before In tho history of tho Institution. Shoots Wife, Kills Himself. Whilo temporarily Insnno Jacob Henipfllng, aged 7, a prosperous farmer living nt Atwood, Ky shot and fatally wounded his wife and then shot aud kill ed himself. High School "Frats" Loser. Ruling against high school fraternities und bororlties, Judgo Wlndes in tho Cir cuit Court in Chicago sustained the con tention of tho board of education that It is empowered to exclude from tho schools pupils who nro members of secret socie ties. Tho honeymoon Is nt nn end when n " hcglus to laugh nt his wife's at- icuipis to suurpcu a pencil .?!.'& ?-.i Z'AV ijiiiii&si. vvy&jafir jwT.-rtBiif.,,,.