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THE OH10AGO EAGLE, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 1 908.
TRUST HAS RAISED THE PRICE OF FOOD
CITY HALL ITEMS.
News of Municipal Administration Given
Briefly and to the Point for
UMfnl Information, Interesting Facte and
Personal Gossip Tersely Told by
One Who Knows. '
KENHINMTON WANTS COI'llT.
Alderman llllil on behalf nf (lie resi
dents of KenHliiKlon, West I'lilltiiiiu,
lloselnml mill oilier coininunltlcH In the
1 couth end of I he Thirty-Hill il Ward,
tiled a Htltloii with Chief .lustlc; Ol
koii for it hniiK'h nf the' Municipal
Court In Kensington.
Tin letter nssertK thill those South
NlderXjIlllVC been discriminated ilKtllimt
because they now arc enniH'lled to
travel eighteen miles to the cent nil
"So fur as traveling Is concerned. v
wen better off under the pnllci court
H,vntcui," read the letter. "Wo have a
new k)IUc station with spins, set aside
for a hrutieh of the court anil under
stood that we would get It when w
hint suitable uccnmmndutlniM. Why not
have the court co to the people In
ntead of having the people io to the
LIIULMtY HOAItl) l'LACKM WILSON
The Chleiieo Public Library Hoard
at Itn meet Inn Monday night appoint
cd II. O. Wilson acting secretary vend
lug the. aetloii of the local Civil Service
Hoard In ordering an examination to
till the vacancy caused by the death
of Secretary William II. Wlekernliani.
JAMEB C. DOOLEY
! progressive, enterprising and Indus
trlout. Such men are alwaye aura to
make' a su.' ee la life.
I'ETEIt M. HOFFMAN
prefers private to public life, but the
public bus ItH eyes on blm. ,
lina proven by bis successful caret"
tbnt brains, experience and Integrity
form an Irresistible combination In any
Hue of. business.
HON. FUED W. UPI1AU
enjoys n widespread and well-earned
COL. JAMES HAMILTON LP WIS
bns the esteem and good will of all
who know bhu and who are acquaint
ed with bis ninny good qualities.
has built up a reputation In this city
of which any man might well feel
1IEXHY. SHERMAN BOUTELL
has n high conception of the duties of
cltlxenshlp and lives up to It. He Is a
man whom to know is to respect.
deserves in an eminent degree that
large share of popularity and public
confidence which Is uudenlably bis.
CARL L. BAIINRS
Is n typical citizen of Chicago, pro
gresslve and energetic. He Is deserv
edly successful In all hla undertakings.
JOSKPIl K. FLANAOAN
never falters when once his mind Is
made up as to the right and the wrong
of a question. He is alwaya ou the
right aide, regardless of all other con
siderations or consequences.
Is a man whom to know Is to respect.
He hpa an honored name in the busi
FRANCIS STUYVESANT PEA BODY
Is ns good aud true a citizen as ever
called Chicago his homo. Every duty
of citizenship has always been faith
fully discharged by him.
TOM X. DONNELLY
Is liked by all wbo are acquainted
with bis many excellent traits of char
acter. AUSTIN J. DOYLE
has won the high repututlon which lie
enjoy by hard work aud honorable
MARTIN J. HRE11X
In nil walks of llfo has been stead
fast to the old adage, and proved Its
truth; "Honesty Is the best policy."
ARBA N. WATERMAN
is a typical Cblcagoan, energetic,
plucky,' and Invariably successful lu
every walk or life,
JOHN 8. COOPER
la a man of good attainments and ex
cellhflt qualities, nd therefore popu
lat as well as successful.
JOHN O. BPBT
Is aa considerate or the rlgbta of oth
ers aa be is Insistent upon tbe main
tenaaee or bla ewa. This la one of tbe
MMMf of bla great popularity,
COMPTROLLER WILSON SENDS
Comptroller Wilson Monday Indited
a letter to; the secretary of tho Na
tional Association of Comptrollers and
Accounting Ollkvrx lu Xew York which
he hopes will end a correspondence
which has grown heated hecause of
persistent attempts to force lilm In
Join the organization. In one letter
Mr. Wilson was Informed that if he
Joined he could have the city pay his
lues and expenses while attending con
ventions of the body. Declinations
merely called fortli mow letters, with
covert threats, Mr. Wilson says, re
sulting In his letter of Monday, In
which he makes It plain that lie disap
proves of asking the city to pay dues
and expenses for him.
VIRGIL M. BRAND
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. ALBERT II. PUTXFf
has always been ready to devote to
tbe welfare of Uie community that
business ability and Industry which
has contributed ao much to bla per
la one of those men whose pledge Is
tantamount to performance, and whom
everybody likes and respects.
GEORGE W. JACKSON
Is a man of sound Judgment, strength
of pnrnose and great activity. He has
never failed In tbe performance of his
duties In life or tbe accomplishment
of his undertakings.
ALEXANDER II. REV ELL
Is a Uhlcagonn In the truest sense of
the word. Progressive, public-spirited
and active, bo possesses tho best at
tributes of true citizenship.
can count his personal friends by the
hundred, a fact due to his many esti
mable characteristics and his unchang
ing, even temperament.
a citizen whoso record Is one to be
proud of, Is n man whoso friends are
myriad and whose name commands re
CYRIL It. JANDT'S
is a man of the highest standing in
the community; upright ami Just In
all the affairs of life and Indefatigable
In the performance of all the duties
E. R. BLIP
a caponlo man, combining energy with
Intelligence, he Is Justly regarded
and respected as a valuable member
of the community.
II. E. L. DOaaETT
Is enterprising and progressive, ns
well ns capablo and careful In the con
duct of all affairs entrusted to him,
hence his Invariable success.
FRED A. BU8.B
enjoys tho esteem nnd respect of all
who admire tho highest qualities of
good citizenship, which in him aro
holds nn honored place among those
who by great ability, Industry and sound
Judgment contribute to tho growth nnd
upbuilding of Chicago.
WILLIAM II. WEBER
has earned the high regard of his fel
low citizens as a man loyal to friends
und faithful to principle.
A. G. LANIO
In nil relations of llfo never dovlatcs
from those principles of strnlghtfor
wnrdirss and Integrity which have
tree mm polde" '.iiIoiib everywhere.
ROY O. WEST
Is a mnn of sound Judgment. Ho has
the knack of easily making warm
friends, and having made a frleud,
retaining bis friendship,
HON. B. A. ECKHABT
possesses In an eminent degree those
merits and qualities which go to make
up the true Chlcagoan. He la best
liked by those wbo know him best
JOHN M. SMYTH
baa made thorough performance of
duty, fulfillment of ail agreements
wltb bla fellow raea In tbe spirit and
tbe letter and exact Justice In all
talai the guiding principle of bla
MMaaaWl' aiianntaiinM ' ft
baa well earned tbe good will of tbe
community wblcb be enjoya to such a
la one of tbe men wbo would renre-
sent tbe people well anywhere.
la a mnn whose well-ituown ability
and public spirit places blm In the
front ranks of our most useful citizens.
GEORGE B. SWIFT
has n splendid record for good citizen
ship, personal Integrity and ilrst-class
A. W. MILLER
Is n useful citizen faithful to duty aud
deserving of tho good will of all.
Is n man whom Chicago is proud to
claim us one of Its typical citizens.
TIIOMA8 N. JAMIIW'X
has n flawless record as n citizen nnd
a typical Chlcagoan.
JOHN H. JONES
n man of true worth and sterling In
tegrity, Is Justly regarded as one of
Chicago's valued citizens.
EDWARD II. PETERS
Just and fair lu all his dealings, pos
jesses tho contldeuco aud good will of
all who know him.
AXDREW J. GRAHAM
has always put truth,' honor nnd Jus
tice before expediency; hence the es
teem with which he Is looked upon by
all who know him.
MATTHIAS J. JACOIIS
holds a foremost plnco lu the' front
ranks or the best citizens lu this com
munity. JOHN It. OAVERLY
Is liked most by those who know him
best. All wbo have had business re
lations with hlin aro united In bearing
testimony to this fact.
CHARLES II. WACKER
Is pleasant and genial of manner,
obliging nnd faithful to his promises,
and therefore popular and respected.
PHILIP II. BRAND
never neglected nn opportunity to do
good for his fellow citizen, nnd In tho
courso of Tils career has iiiudo tliou.
sands of loyal friends.
U. S. SENATOR A. J. HOPKINS
Is a competent and thorough man of
affairs. Whatover ho does ho does well
a man of ninny oxcellent qualities, Is
brainy, reliable and always steadfast
to friends nnd to tbe lino of duty.
has an envlablo record for absolute
honesty in all his business relations,
active support and sympathy for all
movements lor the betterment of the
city and hla fellow-men and for all tbe
qualities that go to make up tbe Ideal
aoakee frlenda and holds I hem by fair
ana; nosoraoa Duaiaeea methods and
atare daallajt wltb hit fellow-citizens.
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HENRY J. KOLZE,
Popular Republican Leader, and Former County
CHARLES J. VOPICKA
la a capable man of affairs, honorable
In his dealings, and assiduous In at
tention to his prosperous business.
honest, upright und true-hearted, be
makes friends and wins the esteem of
all who become acquainted with blm.
JOHN E. OWENS
has the highest Ideals of honorable
citizenship and Is true to them. There
is no, man In Chicago who stands high
er In public esteem.
HOSEA W. WKLIf!
Is a man of sterling qualities of head
und heart; successful lu all his under
takings WILLIAM II. LYMAN.
has n flue record for probity nnd
strictly honorable methods. He has
made himself respected In every walk
In life which he has been engaged.
stands well In the community as an
upright and piddlc-splrltcd citizen.
Ills success In life Is duo to his ster
ling qualities of head aud heart.
JOHN V. CLARKE
Is n public-spirited citizen who Is ns
Kpu!ar as he s prosperous lu bis busi
maintains lu all affairs of public nnd
private life the highest Ideals of bun
Is a man who takes pride lu Chicago
and of whom Chicago Is proud.
JOHN TAYLOR B0OJ5
enjoys a widespread aud well-earned
has th'j experience and tho ability to
make n success of all Ills undertakings.
JOHN t. FBTZPIt
through a busy and careful life has
earned tho respect nnd good will of
the entire community.
GEORGE A. BLETTNER
has a high conception of the duties of
good citizenship and has always lived
up to them.
JAMES J. GRAY
has tho respect and good wishes of
every one with whom be comes lu con
tact. ROGER U. SULLIVX
Resides being a model citizen, takes a
good man's part In every movement
for the benefit of tho city.
WILLIAM A. DOYLE
has earned by an honest, upright life,
the good will aud respect of tho en
JOHN P. HOPKINS
has always been known aa a man of
FRED L. WILK
has ever been faithful to frlenda and
loyal to principle, a fact wblcb ac
counts for bla great popularity and
tbe boat of friends wbo awear by blm.
is a man la wboae career IntefrUyamf
amity ft mm in mum.
HON. 5CINA n. CARTER
belongs to that class of citizens wbo
ucver know failure, nor allow any ob
stacle to deter 'them In a worthy en
terprise once undertaken.
WALTER H. BOGLE
Is a man of keen discernment; prompt
of action, and persistent aa well as
honorable in method ; is Invariably suc
cessful. JOHN T. CONNER!
can always be relied upon to be loyal
to friends, true to principle and faith
ful to his word, hence his friends and
admirers are legion.
A. S. HIBBARD
lias hosts of friends who admire him
for his mnuy merits and good quali
ties. FRANK O. LOWDEN
Is modest nnd umiKsumlng, but the peo
ple appreciate him Just tho same.
ADAMS A. GOODRICH
Is n citizen of excellent standing and
J. J. GERAGHTY
Is n man who invariably wins and re
taliiv. 'he eonnden. and liking of all
who have deal)cs wltb bun.
JUDGE THEODORE BRENTANO
Is a mau of untarnished reputation and
of commanding ability lu tbe conduct
of his affairs.
JOHN M. EWF.V
has made It a rule through life to ac
cord fair play as well ns to demand it
In all things. Everybody wbo knows
him trusts as well as likes blm.
JAMES A. SACKLKY
has the deserved reputation of being
one of tbe most capable aud rellablo
men of affairs In Chicago.
ALBERT N. ROSENEGK
can refer with pride to a fine record
as well as an honored name lu this
has ucver been known to undertake
what he could not accomplish, nor fall
to accomplish what ho has undertaken.
JOSEPH A. O'DONNKLL
active, enorgotlc, enterprising and
public-spirited, has made n success of
nM his undertakings, and is ranked by
common consent nmong our very best
CLAYTON R. CRAFTS
Is honest, ablo aud upright In till rela
tions of life.
possesses all of those solid and estlma
blu qualities which uiako tho most use
CLYDE A. MORRISON
Is noted for his excellent business
abilities nnd his faithful adherence to
high Ideals of duty,
ALFRED G, LANIO
la a man of acknowledged ability, good
Judgment and common sense.
JAMES A. HOGAN
la honorable and fair In all bla rela
tione wltb hla fellow citizens, upright
aa be la capable and atralghtforward.
NEWS OF THE WEEK
Items from All Parts of the World
Carefully Selected from the
A Weekly Digest of the Most Important
Facts and Happenings for Busy
SEES TROUBLE IN CHINA.
Missionary rredicti Overthrow of
Dynasty nnd War with Japan.
Diclmliip l lint tlic uni Ih m' Clihiii, tin
prui:lihle clcni'Wit In the mitlnu, would
overthrow the ircM-tit il.Minsty, Rev. Wil
liam Christie, ii inlsxiiaiary of I lie Chris
tian and Mlsilomiry Alliance, predicted
llint grnt ilNttiiluinccs were due In the
LYIcMliil Empire and tluit war with .Inpau
was la ontcinilatloii. Mr. Christie said
in l'lillnilclplilii : 'Tlie object of the revo
lutionary inowiiirut N the overthrow of
the prevent d.tunM.v, which I hated for
It roiwnntl-m and feared for In power.
Dating the lat year there have been three
ahortitc ntti'inptM, as the lime for the
tiioicinent vww lint ripe. The unrest it
fostered by the student element, who, hav
ing gnlnrd education abroad, are urging
their Ion fortunate countryiivn to take de
cisive action to sain their ilglilH. The
inowiiient eu'iitnnlly will succeed." In
regard to China's attitude toward Japan
he snld: "China is not afraid of .Inpau.
The government Ik wnrklim night aud day
In'thi training of men for the war with
the Japanese that ewntunlly will come,
'I n Ik of union nf Japan and China in the
event of another war witli the western na
tions Is ridiculous."
EAJUE THUMPED BY SOUL-MATE.
Affinity Uses Chair to Subduo Her
IVrilinsnd l'lnney Hnrle, of "aninlty"
renown, Is nursing i, black eye at his
castle-like home lu Monroe, N. Y. He is
also earing for a large bump upon the
same side of his head. The marks of
battle, he conlliled to a neighbor, were
Inflicted by .1 ill la Kuttner Karlo, bis
"afllnlty" wife, whom lie wedded early
this year after putting aside his tlrst wife
and Ids childien last fall. The bride.
Ea'rle told his neighbor, used a chair te
ller weapon. The score between the artist
and his soul-male now stands even, for
two months ago be heat and choked her
and spent several days in the (losheu Jail,
after pleading guilty.
FARMER IS FOUND MURDERED.
Oscar Hognnson of Marengo, 111.,
Slain Neighbor Arrested.
The body of 0enr llnsaiiMin, u .uning
farmer who formerly lived In Chicago,
was found a week ago In an oiithulldim;
owned hy John lletfnnl, whoe farm ad
joined that of llogau-on near Marengo,
111. The body showed the man had lnen
murdered, prohiihly with a hatchet. Met
fold disappeared with three horses be
longing to his let Im. It Is believed, and
also a sum of money that llognn-oii U
known to hae had. According to tele
graphic disimtchcs, the fugitive has been
arrested near llcatrUc. Neb. A deputy
sheriff of Mellenry county left for Ne
braska to bring back the nun.
GIRLS KIDNAPED IN CHICAOOf
Children Found in Youngstown,
Ohio, Tell Remarkable Story.
Christina and Mary Souiptllerelll, aged
II nnd 10 years, are held In Youngstown,
Ohio, as rimawajs. They say they wete
brought from Chicago by a man who met
Ihem while they were on their way to
school and told them he would take them
to meet their father, lie took them to
I.eetouin and then the gills say they were
phici'd on a car headed for YnuiiKstown
and lauded there with HI cents. An
effort Is being tmule to communicate with
Lynch Negro in Mississippi,
In lllloxl, Miss,, the Jail was stormed
by an angry mob of white men, who took
out Henry I.eldy, a negro charged with
an attack upon a white girl, aud lynched
him. The negro was taken three-quarters
of a mile from the Jail and hanged. Not
a single shot was llred; the mob was or
derly nnd marched hack to the city nnd
Court SuBtnins Haskell.
ruanimously concurring In the result
of .Tustico Turner's ndwrse opinion, the
Oklahoma .Supreme Court denied Attor
ney (ieueral West's application for re
hearing lu the matter of !uv. Haskell's
prohibition of West's suit In the Logau
county Ulstrlct Court to annul the char
ter of the I'raiile Oil aud (!as Company.
$185,000 Loss in Whisky Fire.
Whisky valued at if 1L'.",0(IO aud build
lugs worth If l.'.tHHI were destroyed by firo
at leatsllhi in Nelson county, Ky, The
government loses a largo amount In taxes
ou I lie whisky, Two warehouses, two
stnik burns, and several minor buildings
belonging to the T. W. Samuels Distillery
Company were burned.
Aims nt Deer; Trips; Kills Son.
The H-yenr-ohl miii of I). C. Itnlllim
of Ht. Stephens, N. II., was accidentally
shot nnd killed by bis father while deer
hunting, Mr. Ilolllns stumbled when
about to Are nt a deer and his aim was
diverted, the bullet passing through the
neck of his son, who was In advance of
Ounness Cass in Court.
Ray iJimphere wa. taken from th
county Jail In Lanorte, Ind., to the Cir
cuit Court room Monday to answer to thi
charge of murder In the first degree foi
tbe death of Mrs. Utile Ounness and bei
FACE DEATH FOR SIX DAYS.
Crew of Schooner Tell of Fight
Afjnlnst Raging Sea.
Seven shipwrecked seamen who wer.
brought Into New Yolk by the Austrian
steumer Maria told a thrilling talu of ft
lx-dny battle with tremendous northeast
gales, which buttered their little schoon
er, the It. I). Spear, until they wero
forced to abandon it lu a waterlogged
condition Nov. il. The schooner sailed
from Philadelphia Oct. 'M for Calais. Me.,
with h cargo of coal. On the night of
Oct. -It the Npnur was about live miles
from s safe anchorage in the shelter of
Sandy Hook when It encountered a stiff
northeast gr.le, which carried away psrt
of the rigging and sails. The velocity of
the wind Increased until the sdhooner
was forced to abandon her course and run
before the (ale. She .prang a leak, and,
though the crew manned the pump., the
water rapidly tilled the bold. As the
crew were about to give up the .tesmer
Maria whs sighted bearing down upon
them. After much difficulty, owing to tbe
huge .e.iK ihst broke over tbe vessel, tbe
crew managed to launch the lifeboat and
leave the doomed schooner. They were
taken on bo.rd the Maria and brought
safely to port. The It. D. Spear was
built at Kowdolnhnm, Me., in 188.1, and
hailed from ICuslporl, Me. Her net ton
n. je was LI XI.
"WXD1 OPEN" TAX DEFEATED.
Minnesota Affirmative Vote Not a
Majority of tbe Total Cast.
First returns from tbe vote on "wide
oien" lax amendment to the Minnesota
Stfcte constitution indicate that it has
failed to carry. Several rural counties
report an affirmative vote on thi amend
ment, which Is less than half of the total
vote, and a large negative vote wax cast.
In order to carry the amendment must
have a majority of nit votes cast at the
rlection, so it is running behind wherever
heard from. St. 1ouIn county cut the
amendment unmercifully. A light was
made on It there because it Involved tbe
possibility of a tonnage tax on Iron ore,
nnd the negative vote in that county is
heavy. The amendment was submitted
two years ago and declared to lie carried,
but a contest was made in the coiirlH and
it still is hanging lire. It wa. re-sub-milled
by the last Legislature jn order
that there might be no question of Its
FAT JOB FOR YOUNG REPORTER.
Phlladelphlan Nominated to Fill In
Fulls Out 85,000 Prize.
Olven three weeks' leave of absence
from his paper that he might act during
Hip c.impalKii no secretary of n "Philadel
phia party," a reform movement lu oppo-
sltinn to the Republican city organisation
In 1'lilladelphla, Frank ,1, Oorman, -I
years old, a reimrter, was nominated at
the last minute for County Commissioner,
more, to till up the ticket than with any
Idea of electing him, The count shows
(Socman has slipped into a job worth .",.
000 per annum for the next three years,
(lorman wins under a minority representa
tion provision of the law. He was gradu
ated from the high school three years ago
and was married lu August, lie is tint
youngest man ever chosen County Com
missioner, GUILTY OF SWINDLING FARMERS
Operators of Creamery Scheme Are
.lames T. Mulhall was sentenced to
fifteen months in the federal prison at
Leavenworth, Kan.; IJdgnr McConkey to
one year and ono day at Ieaeuworlli,
and Pellx Nathiinson to six mouths In
the enmity Jul! hy .Tudgo Milton Purdy
lu Mlnucapcils, A stny of ten days pend
ing nppciV for a writ of error was grant
ed. After nearly six hours' deliberation
the federal jury returned a verdict of
guilty against the three men, charged with
conspiracy to defraud by tho use of the
mails, Alleged fraudulent operations ot
tho Nicollet Cieamery Company In Min
neapolis last fall Is the specific charge in
the Indictment upon which tho men were
convicted. Farmers throughout the North
west are said to have lost heavily by ship
ping produce which was never paid for.
Explorer Back from North.
Ernest l.elliugwell, geologist and ex
plorer, who was with EJnnr MikkeUeu
ou thn expedition to the arctic In the
schooner Duchess of I led ford, which was
wrecked in 11107, arrived at San Fran
cisco Saturday from Point Harrow on
the whaling; vessel Narwhal, l.elllngwell
is said to have discovered and mapped
out three rivers in the extreme northern
part of Alaska emptying Into tho Arctic
Son Sentenced; Father Freed.
W. Hurry Schmlck, former cashier ol
the First National Hank of Leetonin, O,,
who was indicted with his father, O. N.
Schmlck, president of the bank, on.
chtrgea of embezzlement and making false
entries, was sentenced to prison for Ave
years by Judge Taylor in the Federal
Court In Cleveland. Tbe father was set
Dr. D. D. Thompson Fatally Hurt.
Dr. David D. Thompson, editor of the
Northwestern Christian Advocate, pub
lUhed in Chicago, died in St. Louis Tues
day, as tbe result of an Injury sustained
tbt previous night by being struck by
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