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3j.f.3oir X - ( ! k- nrd Stesnd Class Mttr Oetobr 11, 1889, st ths Pest Offltx t Chicago, Illinois, unasr Act of March 3, 117. INDEPENDENT IN ALL THINfSi. NEUTRAL IN NONE. l via Office of Publication. 179 W. Washington St., Chlcngo, III. Published Weekly. Entered as Seeend Class MMter October 11, MM, at M Office at Chicago, Illinois, under Aet ef Marsh B, THIRTIETH YEAIt, NO. HERE THEY ARE Complete List of the Filings for Seats in the Constitutional Conven tion Is Given Below Some Very Good. Some Very Bad, and Very Indifferent Candidates Are Among Them The complete Hat ot the candidates for nomination as delegates to tho constitutional convention liavo been prepared by Secrotary of Stnto Em mersoii'iind an ofllciat certification of the flllngs sent to tho election com misslonurs in Chicago. Tboro wero comparatively few with drawals and tho total number ot can didates In Cook county is approxi mately 200, including Socialists. There nro sovcral districts whoro thoro will bo no contests at tho pri mary bccaiiBo of lack ot candidates. However, tho list of flllngs, taken as a whole, Is considered satisfactory by civic loadors, who declare that with tho oxorclso of judgment on tho part of tho electors, a representative list ot dclogates can bo secured. Following uro the filings for tho Cook county districts: FIPST,D8TRICTo n. . , Hepumicnn. Walter II. Wilson, 2019 Pralrlo u'vo into. Franklin A. Dcnison, 0132 Culmnot nvonuo. Qcorgo W. Dlackwoll, 21 East 28th stroot. Androw It. Shorlft, 101 S. Michigan nvonuo. Lewis K. Torbct, 00 West Jackson boulevard. Democrat Lovy Slayer, DIackstono hotel. Normnn II. MacPhorson, 1007 S. Wabash nvonuo. Sol Van Prang, 2220 Wabnidi nvo nuo. Michael Henry Joyce, 118 E Hist street. SECOND DISTRICT. Republican. John J. aorman, 1G33 Jackson boulo vard. Fredrick W. Brudor, 2120 W. Madi son street. William W. Haupt, 1803 Hastings street. Jacob H. Marks, 918 S. Paulina street. Democrat. Francis A. Hurley, J22G3 Warren avonuo. Georgo W. Stauffor, 24 S. Lincoln street. Frank Comorford, 2009 W. 12th sticet. Mlchnol F. Sullivan, 1011 W. Jack son boulovnrd. Abraham Snlltsky, 808 S. Marsh field avonuo. Anthony D'Andron, 902 S. Ashlnnd boulevard. Socialist. Harry 13. Groenwood, 215 S. Throop stroot. Artfuir E. Smith, 2012 Loxlngton stroot, THIRD DISTRICT. Republican. Edward II, Morris, 0757 Vornon avonuo. Archibald J.- Caroy, 3128 Vornon avonuo. Chester W. DoArmond, 3525 Calu met avonuo. Democrat. Mothow D. Hartlgan, 283C Wnllnco stroot. Ilonry M. Ashton, 551 Onkwood bou lovnrd. Jnmos A. Gorman, 2812 Princeton avonuo. Phil. Sheridan Hoc, 3573 Vinconnes nvo.nuo. Socialist. Joseph do BnrborrJ, 1GC E. 41st xstroot. Charles Hallbock, 770 E. 41st stroot. FOURTH DISTRICT. Democrat. John E. Trnegor, 921 W. 54 th placo. Georgo P. Latchford, 4532 Emerald avenue. Frank Itngen, 4178 S. Hnlsted stroot. Georgo W. Lynch, 723 W. 54th placo. Charles FranclB Drown, 4251 Wont worth nvonuo. FOUNDED 1889 Largest Weekly Circulation Among People of Influence and Standing 50. Subscription Rate, $2 Per Year In Advance. FIFTH DI8TRICT. Republican Morton D. Hull, 4855 Woodlawn avenue. Abol Davis, 5125 Ellis avenue. Georgo F. Fitzgerald, 5437 Universi ty nvonuo. Charles H. Robinson, 5428 Universi ty nVenuo. Edwin W. Sims, 4800 Kenwood avo nuo. Democrat Martin J. Isaacs, 425 E. 48th street. William J. Lindsay, C219 St. Law rence avenue. William P: Casey, C42C Iangloy ave nue. Harry N. Strouss, 5127 Indlnnn ave nue. David Rosenheim, 4531 Drcxel boule vard, Socialist. Krod-'WHnckfJilSK Ellis avenue.' IJnfnoyj, Ilorlyn, (J0U3 'Fralrio avo nuo. SIXTH DISTRICT. Republican. Kufus C. Dawes, 1800 Sheridan road, Evnnston. Ralph E. Church, 915 Judson avo nuo, Evnnston. Georgo A. Dupuy, 4520 N. Paulina stroot. John M. aienn, 1131 Forest avenue, Evnnston. Jnmcs Nlcholus Lorcnz, 4313 N. Pau lina street. W. It. Tucker, 1723 AHbury nvonuo, Evnnston. Democrat. Joseph E. Flanagan, 4850 N. Paulina stroot. Joseph H. Stnngor, 2241 Lowls stroot. Socialist, Victor Koohlor, 1808 Dyron street. Chrlstlnn Meier, 12 10 N. Winchester avonuo. SEVENTH DISTRICT. Republican. Frederic R. DoYoung, 60 E. 155th street, Hnrvoy. Amos C. Mlllor, 211 Molroso avonuo, Konllworth. Jnmos Clifton Strong, 85 E. 13th stroot, Chlcngo Heights. William II. Mnlono, 200 Grand bou lovard, Park RIdgo. NINTH DI8TRICT. Republican. David K. Shanahan, 3315 S. Western boulovnrd. Frank Trofll, 3437 W. 23rd stroot. O. ,W. Christopher, 202C W. 35th street. Aloxnndor W. Knlfas, 2321 S. Sac rnmento nvonuo. Democrat Chnrlos J. Mlchol, 2410 S. Kedzlo avonuo. Robert E. Cnuloy, 2028 W. 35th stroot. Joseph T. WInlcky, 3302 S. Hnmll ton nvonuo. Samuel Hurt, 2034 W. 35th street. Leo J. Slaskl, 2215 S. Sncramonto nvonuo. Thomns Guerln, 3157 S. Ashlnnd nvonuo. Goorgo A. nnstn, 3502 W. 2Cth stroot. Mlchnol J. Donkln, 253C S. Cnllfornla nvonuo. Wnltor E. Pacanawskl, 924. W. 31st placo. Wllllnm D. Scott, 2833 Eleanor street. ELEVENTH DISTRICT. Republican. William II. Crudon, 10204 Wnllaco stroot. Poiclval G. naldwln, 2017 W. 70th stroot. Chester W. Church, C5C5 Yale aye nuo. Georgo M. Toboy, C420 S. Homan nvonuo. Ilonry Knnus, 735 W. Garfield bou lovard. Democrat Frank J. Walsh, 542 W. C5th stroot. MIehaol K. Shorldan, 5C08 S. Poorln streot. Wilbur J. McGlnnoss, 7801 S. Mor gan streot. John T. Duffy, 911 W. G5th street. Socialist Henry Gronlor, C447 S. May street. CHICAGO Some H. O. Bceso, 5718 Wcntworth nvo nuo. . THIRTEENTH DISTRICT. Republican. Douglas Sutherland, G55S Mlnorva avonuo. Almon W. Bulkloy, 7154 Euclid avo nuo. Oscar Wolff, 10011 Avonuo II. $!' Distinguished Wnltor II. Allon, 823 E. 89th Btreot. Robort E. L. Brooks, 9740 Avonuo II. Henry R. Baldwin, 10807 S. Hoyno avenuo. . Edgar O. Eakin, 1015 E. 08th street. Democrat. John J. Poulton, 7311 Oglosby avo nuo. Emory M. Shaw, 11433 Prnlrlo nvo nuo. Frank E. Davidson, 7430 Klmbark avenuo. Henry M. Pollto, G555 Mlnorva nvo nuo. Frank Fostor, 9120 Exchango nvo nuo, Socialist Hnrry II. Wilson, 11332 Wntt ave nue. Joseph Gnjeskl, 511 W. 110th streot. FIFTEENTH DISTRICT. Republican. Ernst Kuno, 2025 S. Halstod stroot. Otto F. Ring, 1420 W. 18th street. Democrat S. E. Pincus, 830 W. 14th street. I. F. Dankowskl, 1702 W. 17th stroot. wtmwmflWINfiffi SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER , 1019. .t. S? Ashland Dennis A iioran, ioi avenue. Socialist $ Edwin II. Welman, 82S ONoIl Btreot. William Lowln, 184CWil20th street. SEVENXEENTH DISTRICT. Republican. By Charles Hcohlcr, ilSfi'fj, --W. 14th street. t Democrat.'; Anthony Plntozzl, Jr.',-75G7 Forqucr street. ,itl Thomas F. Frolo, 1140BW. Taylor street. vf Michael lorussl, 'iliJKW; Taylor stroot. 3- Poter J. Splngola, 750lWeBt Taylor street. ft John Kvetina, 1125VNowberry avc nuo. Jg NINETEENTH DI8TRICT. Republican.';' Harry A. Slegol, 1220KS. Homan nvonuo. A j William E. Durna,fi5549-'S. Central Park nvonuo. ffcfSf'. Edward F. Zahrobsky,fl032 S. 57th court, Cicero. & Robort H. Ebcrlor 3910 Jackson boulevard. f Jj$ Joseph Danlts, 3046 Douglas boule vard. ' fljj. . Louis II. Cldsman, 3910UV. Van flu ren street, .?'' Hcrvoy C. Foster," '4500 Jackson boulovard. $&, Michael Mann, 3521 Douglas boule vard. ' ;'$ John Lehman, lClOSSKonnolh avo nuo. .i:(" William Dolose, 5341 'W.'22nd streot, Cicero. 1 M iav,; HHJJw m,, i COLONEL ROBERT W. STEWART, Chicago Lawyer and Public Spirited t Democrat. Mlchol Rosonberg, 1250 Indppeud cuco boulovard. Martin J. O'Breln, 3S45 Flournoy Btreot. James J. Powers, 2102 S. Homan avonuo. John J, Brady, 2040 Jackson boule vard. John A. Ulrica, 720 S. Kllbourn nvo nuo. Charles S. Dougherty, 3811 Gladys nvonuo. a James vn Saul, 2851 S. Hamlin avo nuo, Georgo E. Shunkatono, 3237 Douglas boulovard. Ilonry Rledl, 1130 W. 21st placo. Robort E. O'Connor, 3527 W. Jack son boulovnrd. William J. Roach, 4351 Wilcox streot. Socialist, Mordccnl Shulman, 1032 S. Trum bull avonuo. 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"Tho mayor told mo to lnvostlgato thoroughly tho chorgos that cortaln dlstrictu uro in bud shapo, and to act Immediately against polico captains who havo failed in tholr duty," said tho chlof, Tho present agitation against gam bling is causing tho gumblors to ro form tomporuilly nccordlng to the chief, who could find no work for his nowly organized gambling squad to do yestordny. Thoro will bo plonty for It to do In n dny or two, tho chief bollovcB, whon "things quiet down n bit" nnd tho gnmblors go bnck to work again. Another Indication thnt gnmblors nro lying low for n whllo was tho fact thnt tho chlof received only thrco let ters in a dny reporting gambling. Mixni,n COPY VtiS CENTS 12 PAGES. Are Laws Enough Now if the Will Obey Orders and Enforce Them Tho number ot such anonymous com munications gonorally run as high as twenty-five. STEFFENS COM MITTEE BUSY Police Force Will Be Better When It Formulates New Rules. Aldermnn Walter P. Steffen nnd the council commltto on polico are busy on now rules and regulations for tho polico forco. Several rndlcnl reforms In the de partment nre expected to result. A number ot oxrcllont1 points dlscovorcd on tho eastern trip nro being consld- tJ ored. , Lending tho reforms, or changes sonio of tho nldormcn prefer thnt term to bo used nro tho following: Elimination of the desk ncrgcant, replacing him by tho lloutcnnnt on duty, thoroby relieving tho sergeant for patrol duty. Increasing tho responsibility of tho precinct captain so thnt ho is ac countable for tho district six dnys of tho week twenty-four hours n dny. Revision of tho reserve policeman system so as to get full duty out of each num. Increasu ot the pension mid rolcnso of tho estimated 300 to 500 suporun nuntcs, thoroby keeping tho forco full of young, nctlvo men. Cutting down of running expenses ot tho thirty-tour polico units. Consideration of tho army enlist ment plan, whereby a patrolman Is enlisted for n short period ot years, instead of for lifo dopondent upon good conduct. Strengthening of the preliminary school' courso of tho now patrolman, Muklng tho patrolman responsible to his commanding olllcer nnd not a politician for law enforcement. CHICAGO VOTE FALLS OFF Chief Clerk Sullivan Gives Out Interesting Facts and Figures. Rnco riots are responsible for n lnrgo part of tho 5,372 docrenso in tho number of registered voters in tho Second wnrd, In tho opinion ot Jnmos E. Sullivan, chlof clork of tho hoard ot election commissioners. Mr. Sullivan's forco of darks hns complotcd checking up tho registra tion for tho prlmnry to bo held Sept. 10, whon cnndldnles for dolognto to tho constitutional convention will bo nominated. Thoy roport that Chlcugo nnd Cicero now linvo 00,170 fowor men nnd wo men voters thnu thoy had at tho time of tho mayorulty olcctlon last April. Tho Second ward decrease was tho largost In tho city, tho loss thoro averaging about 07 to n product. In this, tho largest negro ward, last April 30, 107 men and women voters regis tered. Rovislou of tho registration on Aug. 20 shows that only 24,785 aro ollglblo to voto at tho coming prlmnry. Mr. Sullivan says tho public Is show ing no Intorest In tho primary for tho nomination of constitutional con vention dologatos. Thoro novor wns n tlmo, ho said, thnt so little atten tion was paid to suspect notices Bout out by tho olcctlon Judges and clorks. In sonio precincts whoro moro than 100 notices wero aorved, only two votors camo in to miiko tho usual claims of error. Tho not loss of votors In tho Twcn-ty-llfth, tho big north sldo republican stronghold, wns 5,297, ho said, tho numbor now roglstored being 43,259. "But in proportion to population and (ho number of votors," wont on WHOLE JN UMBER 1550 Mr. Sullivan, "tho Second ward do orcase Is the largest. I am informed by Judges nnd clerks In thnt wnrd that many negroes moved out of tho wnrd on uccount of tho rnco riots. "I prcsumo thnt most ot thorn havo taken up tholr rosldcnco in other wards, but thoy Inform mo that many of them actually moved out of tho city nnd havo gono back to tho south." "BLUE SKY" SWINDLERS Crooked financial Bharks will get tho limit, according to James A. Da Ih, manager and n deputy of thu Secretary of Stuto ot Illinois. "Our complaints," Mr. Davis said, "oio largely from widows who havo been attracted to glittering schemes through country newspaper advortls lug a'rtd tlin nmtl. Also thu 'businosB chances' columns of several Chicago nowspnpcrH furnish a medium for get ting many swindlers in touch with now victims. "This has been u fruitful Hold for fraud for some time. In fact, tho columns havo long been known In l.nSallo street os tho 'swindle- column.' "At the outset wo nro relying largo ly on moral suasion In correcting evils. But when moral suasion falls, wo are prepared for prosecution." Tbo demand for tho services ot tho bureau has been so heavy that n corps of Investigators Ms to bo added to Its working fltuff Immediately. Par ticular attention will bo paid to land nnd securities frauds. loiter women Investigators will bo added to thu stuff. Their duties will ho to check over tho merchandise advertising In Chlcugo newspapers dally and visit tho various stores to ascertain whether tho advertised product Is ex actly us ndvortlscd. Tho burcnu hns temporary quartern In the Association of Commorco roonm nt 10 S. l.nSallo sticet. Pormanont qiiartcrx will bo acquired Inter. FAHERTY TO FINISH LINK Fearing tho threatened striko ot steel workors may provont tho city from obtaining Btcol for tho comple tion of tho Michigan boulovard link, Presldont Fahcrty of tho board of lo cal improvements sent a llcot ot mo tor trucks to Gary to haul tho pieces waiting thero for delivery. JAMES H. WHALEN REAPPOINTED Jnmcs M. Whnlon, Ralph L. Pock, nnd Hnrry A. Llpsky woro reappointed members of tho county civil service commission Tuesday by tho county hoard. Wlinlcn's term expires July 1, 1920; Pock's a year hitor, nnd Lipi-Ky's July 1, 1922. John T. Drlscoll Imh dono much to wards tho upbuilding of Chicago nnd CHpcclnlly of tho gieat West Sldo. An oxtendvo proporty owner hlmsolf, ho hns always boon foromost In every movement tending to further tho In terests of tho city or of his follow cltl boiib. No man Is moro rospectod and no man asks for less. Owen O'Malloy, popular formor county commissioner and leading cigar donlor nt 137 North Clark street, Is making n good record as commissioner of tho Forost Piosorvo. FOUNDED 1889 Largest Weekly Circulation Among People of Influence and Standing it -A iW1 K ' 1! nUWftwV""