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An indznendznt tfe&tpaper, Fearle
und Truthful.
ress AH CommnnleatlM to
Telephone Mais 2313
Southeast Corner Washinfton St. and
Wells St.
HENRT F. DONOVAN. E&tor snd Pi&foher
Entrd a Sscond Class Jitter October
11. at the Post Office at Chicago, I1U-
ols, under Act of March S. 1119.
incorporated Under the Law of Illinois
I bounded by HENRT F. DONOVAN
; The Chics Engl: a newspaper for
aU elasse of readers, le devoted to Na
mal. State and Local Politic; to the
publication of Municipal, State. County
ad Sanitary District news; to comment
n people In pubUc life; to clean baseball
ad sports, and to the publication of
General Information of Public Interest.
Ttaanclal. Commercial and Political.
Gen. Abel Davis, president of the
Chicago Title & Trust Company, has
answered critics of the proposed new
constitution for Illinois.
1 Gen. Davis said that objections
based on omissions of the phrases "in
the year of our Lord"- and "A. D." are
"groundless and that these omissions
do not make the document defective.
"If the omission in referring all
dates back to the beginning of the
Christian era would justify rejection,
the United States and Illinois would
have lost their charters because the
same objection can be raised to the
Magna Charter, the Declaration of
Independence,-the Constitution of the
the United States and Illinois', three j
past constitutions." S
. The proposal of Mayor Thompson,
the Chicago Elevated Railways and
several other corporations, to estab
lish motor bus service in Chicago met
a poor reception in the subcommittee
of the council local transportation
committee appointed to inquire into
the subject. ,
Alderman John Toman announced
he would oppose any bus scheme un
til surface cars have been put into
subways. Chairman Thomas O. Wal
lace said an official of the Lincoln
Park board reported it costs four
times as much to keep Sheridan road
In condition as is received from the
Chicago Motorbus Company under its
Alderman Samuel O. Shaffer, the
third member of the subcommittee,'
said he would Insist on a license fee
that would cover damages to pave
ments. B. J. Fallon of the Elevated Lines
explained the roads could not pay a
heavy tax on .busses to be used as
feeders unless it was charged up to
fares, "our only source of revenue."
. Aldermen Wallace and Toman ad
mitted they were opposed to the Sur
face Lines' arrangement whereby the
city is paid 55 per cent of , the net re
ceipts. .
The committee decided an investi
gation of the operation of busses in
other cities should be made before
passing on the subject. This ques
tion will be submitted to the entire
committee for consideration.
James M. Dailey, Democratic nomi
nee for sheriff, is the first county can
didate to announce himself as stand
ing solidly in support of the state
bonus for ex-service men to be rati
fied by referendum at the Nov. 7 elec
tlon. ; Mr. Dailey on Tuesday assured
Private John J. Kelly, "Chicago's
greatest hero" and president of the
Democratic ex-service men's commit
tee,, that he is asking every one who
votes for him also to support the
Illinois bonus. Candidate Dailey Is
making a vigorous campaign on the
Democratic slogan, "Eliminate Repub
lican Extravagance, Waste and Graft
He promises that if he is elected the
personnel of the sheriff's office will
include a greater proportion of ex-
service men than does any other pub
lic office. His pledge of performance
People paying money
for advertising of any
s hind in the
vill be mailed a re
ceipt from this office.
A 1 lyou do not cf a
receipt call us up
TELE?::onz main 3913
Jltu tcr f.'.s ptzlllzhzr in person
Popular County Treasurer
is to be circulated by Mr. Kelly in
every Cook County post of the Ameri
can Legion.
At Tuesday's City Coucil meeting
Alderman U. if?. Schwartz, chairman
of the local transportation committee,
introduced a resolution calling for one
way streets in Chicago's loop district.
The action already has the hearty sup
port of Chief of Police-Fitzmorris. The
resolution set forth that congestion
was daily becoming more intolerable
in the loop and that traffic in one di
rection in a single thoroughfare
seemed to be the only solution.
Aid. Schwartz came in for a bouquet
through a resolution introduced by
Aid. Dorsey R. Crowe, tendering the
thanks of the city council to him and
the other - members who served with
him on the committee which worked
to bring about the settlement of the
recent street -car strike. The council
being on vacation at this late date be
cause, of the resumption of regular
meetings. ,
August J. Kowalski.
A good citizen was laid to rest on
Monday last when Former Alderman
August J. Kowalski was buried in St.
Adelbert's cemetery. Mr. Kowalski
was the first member of the Polish
nationality to be elected to a seat in
the city council. He was 65 years of
age and came to Chicago when he was
17 years old. He served in the city
council from 1888 to 1890, and was
ong prominent in Democratic circles.
He was for twentycflve years general'
manager of the National Beverage
company, and treasurer of St. Jo
seph's Building and Loan association.
Mr. Kowalski is survived by his
widow, Mrs. Frances, nee Schermann.
He was the father of John, August,
Anthony, Florence, Joseph, "George,
Mrs. Frances Gruenfeld and Mrs.
Celia Iglewski.
Dr. W. M. Schumaker is making
the American Apothecaries Company
a household friend by his active cam
paign in behalf of its good medicinal
James M. Dailey, Democratic nom
inee for sheriff,' coupled his, cam
paign to the cause of veterans by
announcing himself strongly for the
state bonus for service men, which
will be a subject of referendum at
the Nov. 7 election.
Bartley Burg who Is a candidate
for re-election on the Democratic tick
et has made a splendid record as a
member of the Board of County Com
missioners. He is able and honest.
George W. Paullln, the great fur
rier, has made a business record for
honesty and integrity that wins for
him hosts of friends.
Colonel August W. Miller,, whose
record as elerk of the Circuit' Court
is praised by all, Is often mentioned
for higher political honors.
Popular Republican Candidate
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Who Deserves Re-Election.
The great vote received by Judge
Henry Horner at the Chicago Bar As
sociation primary on October 10 was
a just tribute to a great jurist.
The vote was:
Horner, Democrat 1,251
Crowley, Republican 307
Judge Henry Horner has served
the public efficiently as judge of the
Probate Court and is Democratic can
didate for election to the position
which he has held so efficiently and
honorably. He was elected as Pro
bate Court Judge on the Democratic
ticket in 1914 During his career on
the bench he has inaugurated many
measures for the benefit and con
venience of the public. His court
transacts the largest business of any
court in the United States presided
over by a single judge. Thousands of
estates representing millions of dol
lars pass through this court each
year, it is evident mat tne judge
should , be , a man of integrity, legal
learning and vigilance. Judge Hor
ner has demonstrated by efficient ser
vice the possession of these qualities.
He is a native of this city, born in Chi
cago November 30, 1878. He was
educated in the public , schools, Chi
cago Manual Training School, Chi
cago University and Chicago Kent
College of Law. He was admitted to
the bar in 1899 and followed his pro
fession with eminent ' success until
1914 when he was" elected probate
judge. He is a member of the Chi
cago Bar Association, Illinois Bar As
sociation, American Bar Association
and the Law Club of Chicago. He be
longs to a number of benevolent and
fraternal . organizations and takes an
earnest interest in matters pertaining
to civic betterment. He has earned
a return to the bench of .the Probate
Court and should receive hearty sup
port from the public.
William u. scherwat will make a
splendid successor to Paul Corkell
as assistant judge of the Probate
court. He is very popular in the new
42nd ward.
Alderman U. S. Schwartz always
awake to the needs of the people;
honest able and fearless should
be elected a member of the Board of
The candidacy of County Treasurer
P. J. Carr for election to succeed
himself was indorsed by the North
Shore Civic association which is com
posed wholly of Swedish American
citizens. Dr. E. E. Torell is president
and Frank Wessman, secretary.
Timothy J. Crowe is well equipped
for the position of Sanitary Trustee.
His long and honorable public rec
ord speaks volumes for his ability and
honesty of purpose.
Judge Kickham Scanlan, fair and
fearless, always makes a good record
wherever he is placed.
for Judge of the Municipal Court.
Borah, Paradox of American Politics
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dynamiters in Idaho. Clarence Darrow
Haywood prisoners, and it was Darrow
Borah was th' late Colonel Roosevelt's' floor manager in the 1912 Repub
lican national convention. Yet when the rump convention was called and
Roosevelt bolted the G. O. P., Borah refused to 'go with him. And yet Harold
L. Ickes and other "Fridays" of the
Senator ICnute Nelson of Minnesota
Senator Knute Nelson of Minne
sota likes his job as senator. " Tain't
necessary for me to say it; I've been
holding it down for twenty-seven
years," he says with a chuckle. The
senator is old enough to know his own
mind he was born in 1843 and his
job is safe until 1925, anyway. In
fact, there is only one senator whose
continuous term of service is longer
Lodge of Massachusetts, who entered
the senate in 1893, two years before
Nelson. The senior senator from Min
nesota is a notable figure in the upper
chamber. He's a veteran of the Civil
war and he's chairman of tho judi
ciary committee and a member of the
commerce, printing and rules commit
Senator Nelson was born in Nor
way and came to the United States in
1849 with his widowed mother. They
came over in a two-masted schooner
and were seven weeks on the voyage.
They reached Chicago in 1850, making
by steamer. In 18o2 they went to Minnesota.
McKenna Addresses
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ciers." Definite postponement of the debts owed the United States by Euro
pean nations, with the exception of England, until the actual amount which
such nations could ultimately pay has been determined by conferences, was
suggested by him In his convention address.
George II Is Now
Greece has a new king George
II (portrait herewith), the son of the
former King Constantine, who abdi
cated after the disastrous campaign
against the Turks. Pressure from. the.
revolution leaders compelled his ac
tion. King Constantine In talking with
his friends before embarking for Pa
lermo, Italy, made a plea that hearty
support be given the new king and
queen. He added: "I have had some
unhappy days and do not regret this
His consuming ambition, he con
cluded, was to return later as a simple
citizen and visit his son, the new king.
This request was communicated to the
revolutionary committee, which de
clined to sign a document empowering
his private return.
One of Constantine's last acts was
to summon a lawyer and initiate legal
steps to assure the fortune of the
widow of his dead son, King Alexan
der, who married Mme. Manos, a Grecian woman not of royal blood and by
whom he had a daughter.
Dorothy Caruso Has a Million Dollars
" thought she'deterted In her baby pre
cocious efforts to express herself In song, an appreciation of music and a
remarkable memory. Daily she became more convinced .......
Following the recent Chicago ad
dresses of Senator William E. Borah
of ICaho it is evident that he is the
greatest paradox in present-day Amer
ican politics the old-fashioned, ultra
conservative defender of the Consti
tution, applauded for three solid days
by every liberal and radical element
in the Windy City.
When the brilliant Idahoan
reached Chicago he was apparently
hanging on to the P. O. P. by his eye
lashes. When he departed for the
home state to fight for hk; political
life, even the eyelashes had given
way, according to the impression he
left with his audiences. J'
The anomaly of Borah is that if
induced to head a new party, it would
be by the liberal and in a large de
gree the radical-forces of the country,
whereas fundamentally' he-Is a; rock
ribbed conservatives lie was the
prosecutor of the Moyer-Hay wood
and other liberals defended the Moyer-
who applauded -with vigori
old Roosevelt regime applauded Borah.
the trip by canal boat and from Buffalo
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American Bankers
One of the notable figures of the
recent forty-eighth annual convention
of the American' Bankers' association
in New York as the Rt. Hon. Regi
nald McKenna.nvho was British chan
cellor of the exchequer in 1915-16 and
who now is chairman of the largest
banking institution In England, the
London Joint City and Midland Bank,
Ltd. lie delivered an address on "Rep
arations and International Debts." On
his arrival at New York the full cour
tesies of the port were extended to
the British financial expert by the cus
toms and immigration officials.
"Nothing approaching the present
financial conditions has happened
within the memory of living man,"
said Mr. McKenna on his arrival. "The
formation'of a national public opinion
on the world's economic problems is
urgently needed. I welcome the op
portunity of exchanging' views with
the great American bankers and finan
King of the Greeks
Opening of the New York tax
books shows that Dorothy Caruso,
widow of the famous tenor, is as
sessed for $1,000,000, along with J. P.
Morgan and others of note in the
financial "Who's Who." So it doesn't
! really matter that the late Park Ben
jamin's will cut off Mrs. Caruso with
one dollar. He vigorously opposed her
marriage in 1918 to Caruso. He was
a noted New York patent lawyer and
left an estate of approximately $500,
000. And here's a more interesting
question: Was Caruso able to bei
queath his daughter Gloria, now two
going on three, the natural gift for
music that was his? Ills widow,, is
convinuMl "that be was and she has
announced that lu . two 'years more
Gloria would begin her pland lessons,
as the tenor desired.
Some time ago Mrs, ..Caruso
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Democratic Candidate for
Elected by the Republicans last
spring to fill a vacancy on the Mu
nicipal Court bench and nominated
for the full six years term, Emanuel
Eller has made a record for efficien
cy which recommends him to the
voters as especially fitted to be re
turned to the Municipal bench for
the six-year term. As a lawyer and
as a judge Mr. Eller has won the sin
cere approval of bench and bar and
proved" that he possesses ample legal
learning and the judicial tempera
ment. He was born in Chicago in
1889, graduated from Webster Col
lege of Law, LL. B., and was admit
ted to the bar in 1915. He is man of
family and has shown an earnest
interest in civic betterment. He was
assistant corporation counsel in 1917
and served, the public ably in that
position. He is a member of Pleiades
Lodge No. 487, A. F. & A. M and of
the Chicago Bar - Association. His
record is above reproach and he
should be returned to the Municipal
Court bench.
Here are a few facts about a good
lawyer and a worthy man, Alfar M
Eberhardt, who ,is a candidate for
Judge of the Municipal Court:
Born in Chicago, educated in the
"public schools, and graduated from
Lewis Institute and Northwestern Uni
versity. A son of the late Judge Max
A practicing lawyer for 15 years,
and for three years an assistant attor
ney general of the state of Illinois.
Member of American and Chicago
Bar Associations, Garden City A. F. &
A. M., and Medinah Temple.
Endorsed by Chicago Bar Associa
tion at its April primary.
Julian J. Pleas is a Democrat,
staunch and true, and his great in
fluence is being cast this year for the
party of his choice.
Seymour Stedman, the well known
lawyer and national Socialist leader,
and his partners of the law firm of
Stedman, Kesler & Dingle have re
moved their offices to 130 North Wells
street. Phone Dearborn 2700.
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Democratic. Candliata for Trustee cf the Canltxry C":rlc VJl.zzi-Ability
and Hlh Character Fit Him for tha Plzzz.
Sheriff of Cook County.
' One of the best equipped men for
the office he is seeking, able and
honest, is Michael Rosenberg, Demo
cratic candidate for member of the
Sanitary District Board. He was born
in Chicago September 9, 1886, and
has shown active interest in affairs
of civic interest His education has
been thorough and along practical
lines. He went through the public
schools and graduated from business
college. His abilities have found.
puElic recognition and he was chosen
a delegate from the Nineteenth sena
torial district to the Constitutional
Convention and hs given valuable
service on the Educational Committee
and on corporations and co-operative .
assocations. He is in the prime of
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takes active interest in fraternal and
benevolent affairs and is a member
of the Elks Chicaeo lodere Number
4; Waubansia Lodge Number 1G0 Ai
F. and A. M., Lafayette Chapters
Ayrian Grotto; Beaconsfield Lodge K.
P.; Chicago Motor club; Iroquois club;.
Illinois Sportsmen's Club; Ambassa-:
dor Club; Sheridan Park Club; Cove
nant Club ; The Associated Charities
of Chicago; "Bohemian Charitable" As-
sociation and is director, Home of
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a wide circle of friends, who appre
ciate his generous and helDful" charac
teristics and who are giving him their
active support. -
Charles H. Weber is virtually elec
ted representative from the Sixth.
Democratic Candidate for State
resentative Sixth District.
District. He is the jonly Democratic
Emil C. Wetten, the well known
Brundage Republican leader, in the
Twenty-first ward is not only pop
ular with everybody but Is an able
and brilliant lawyer who is often men
tioned for judicial honors which ha
has never manifested a desire to accept.
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