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PETER HELPS SEL 111 10 CHRISTMAS ELECTRICAL "SCREEN" II ANDIC roMMnv.CATKr: wp; BONUS Boss Robbed of Waiter, Cash and Chance to Play Santa Claus. John Plckson, proprietc-r of the Iilue Biid cafe. 1S2 .State street. Hammond, was In a mellow mood Christinas niornlriK. The uplrit of giving had lenmn the dominant passion of Mr. 1'ickson ami cit mars Kiyi---ti iv -v; tC.:..- .... . - WSSIBI " TILL OUR .:- larviiop a miilioh oft-"-'" MO HOB.lt POVVf . 0 as he blithely skidded alonn the icy sidewalks, breathing di-.'i' of the orispy ozone, a plan formulated in his mind whereby the hired help at his restaur ant could bo made to .share the boun ty they had helped to aeon mil lr Mr. Iickaon intended doinii some thing very handsome for the lwjn, somethinR that would i-ause them to pln anthems of Hallelujp.h. Little did he think that one of the potential benfle!aries of his ivneros ity had peeretly devised a somewhat different plan. Hnterint; the cafe. Mr. Iif ksnn called out a cheery "Merry Christ- There was one who d:d r.rt respo:1 Tt wns 1'eter Ooereep.-H waiter. I'eter whs r'ins'icuoii'-'y ah-etit. The rafh drawer had been rifled of Peter pone. The money pone. Mr. IMrkson underwent a chMipe of Bpirlt. lie called the police. V- Vj x'i - Ji- O K i. Jt ! INTChHA riGNA!. tiFMS SCRVICE) FT. WAVXK. Ind.. Dec. 27. Two GCIPAIIY 18 SUED! 'r"lf ' nn'iitw h-M up and robbed the fh : of f!ie Ori hisnn theatre her.- Pti:f f. !lb 0 I .... aw !.. nT r r a rata ukiat uif.T-H;ra tp ; - - ' - ' n FiSCTl fttO ASCRXEH 5tlCHAitC;-.?.'.; Mit.uox er vo"'. it .-I' ;i 'na .''-s n -i 1 t st the PuTdie i "'. i ' I i i m in ond w h .1 '!:! In the l!.i!ini,..,.l Super .r ).y little TSi.'ii.as VsilifiKrh, h:- t':i ' . r. 'livri.- o Vir'.-r'HiKU j 1 ' ' 1 :i. el--s in tiu' .5 T'eet. ;i r I M M : ('-,:.!( :i -id Si liley st I ,-et, in j !l.n;.i'M - !, A --r s;, when he was hit I 1,-'. a tine); Tii.iminK to Hie l"fendu.nt ' t, y . Hss h-.ek. sT'itie and :ead v re inj-iied. Jle ashs f .r 2.ii0 daui- !.: s. Ih-i-'h. ;.iv.t, S!iii !! a r.d ( lav- i ;it t-t .'"s f t Mi" f.aintifr. siiortly bef .re noon today and af ' r euttlnfr the telephone wires, e'eaTed with $3,000 In fttjii,' I'.e receipts of . rnlav nd Monday. lil 14 J 9 I wto- LCELIiD LAIR I." iMCS FOR EF FICIENCY, STAR SAYS ! i 573 Hohman Street Phone 1441 1 1, i .":,!c i !e;i L no rea li fe ' n i:; : f.r .-letK n. - by i i i i i l an iin.t. i !.."(! hair has re I tin-: i -'"'! .-ti;;no t on mio ;mi fro;,, orr.a Taimad-'e, the ll llPil f.ftl. Whe'-e 1,. ,;,;.,) t -... s .. ..; be en ;' ';a .-. t the I Vi.r t tooe !) 're !'.:'!" h. r itet A soria.te.t I X i-l..r:,l ;.,.. i,t rix-t "Ti.- i' :. :1 'i 1 ir i' " i ; he sriov7i fir V .'i Diagram shui th .cu-ntilic idea 01 tiie "U t nt at i r. en" .utnta ihe tarlh ami the dust wa.e i niau.,,, ' ch.irufd particle. A million hrriepowT ntstion j ttev in ni -ttrrt to commnni- REPORT LYONS WISHES TO BE STATE CHAIRMAN Some Politicians Predict He Will Quit Road Office; Regarded as Watson Man. INDIANAPOLIS. Ind.. Dec. 27. A rjKrt that Lawrence- Lyons, director of th state hiehwar department, is a candidate for the chairman of the Tie publican state central committee and that he will leegn from the highway Job is selected to head the committee li in circulation asrala fimonsr politic ians !n Indianapols. Mr. Lyons Is looked on flus a James E. Watson man and many poltlcians reirard the Lyons candidacy as a part of the movement to g-lva control oi tha !.tate organiza tion to Mr. Watson, "who i3 senior Unlted States senator from Indiana. Mr. Lyons H understood t have the witl- short waves ss necessary to ream the "ears" of the innabi tant? of -Mars if there be tny throvrh the electric screen around the tarth. acccrdius; to Sifnot Marconi father of the wireiess. That aian may Le as- cate with the Martians b a r.iys tf.'nciis atroncy is the behei of Prot J. f'leniirs, noted I'.ntisb scientist, who declares that wire less signals traveling ereat dis tances. ar stror.trer tli.-m those traveling shorter disunces, ex- backing- of what 5 son-M.a'ray el em pe'.it les . HUDSON AND ESSEX kno-v n a-i the Wat- xteinhnc ov r a 1 in the Republican j weeks, was buried t! I ii'el .e ; front St . J o ; i i : 1 1 wis ,! ,.f i in in. .rn : t; at .-! u r !i. b ' ie at S!. Joseph-..' eemete lHte.1 at the fitn.r.ih PRICES DROP n i ia. tablets ir The slojran posted r... -en-wide ' the Kssex t"on-h," jr-iin.. added sltrn-fi-cance with, the anno-ir.c iiH'ni tod iv of a furtlter drop in prices n all mod"ls of "Hudson nnd Kss-ex cars. E. Ij. Sl'avrr of the Svuth Shore Au to Co.. local distributor for th.'s lire of car. SHi.l at the time tliat the new Kssex ("each was announced, at s o'h a low price t'lxt he would be wil'.nu to want r his last dollar atid ov.:i .ili the won.d' rfui presents th.it he antici pated ft'om Santa Cla.J.s that th- liai son and Kiwrx lines wcuM lo t drop in price. Wh.V? Pccaitse they were rock-bottom, pre-war, they were ail one could expect for the quality off' red and w er offering keen competition to several cars of standard ttiake that h;i-'e b'-en yelling- throtiKh the slump period. This nvorninx. it is a different st -ry with Shaver, for he hardly knows whether the bottom has h en reached with this reduction or not. pm. n n www m mm 8 Pi C!J Iff 5s P. "5" 10 J LV i Ul V L0 ft FLOOD STAG Valley Lowlands Inundated, j P'sminrr thi rh-Tc-rnrror tv th soT'Poscd pres. ne- -if -vtiti-.f-r h'tvers .;,f eleetric-'ll! v cl:a'-,',d lart!cless tJontina many m-lcs attove the etnth Ir s t1 o o h' if these particles -o:,; ) utiiied tii cori'luct wireies-. waves oe 'i.'tlhn to ilars rmht be pos tibic. , He b. s-fV!V. .! Iiv ht., Wi-O.-A ; 1 ib. rrt-ll I t '' :-' ?e 11' V. -tt Will I IT e! ". I i I 1 1 Will h .. !;,;,.: : f ie t; n '. e ' e -y . X. J illiO'-o-e' l:t ; '-iv chr - o t 1 i in... i V' e T rt M V tl Ti e t : .; '. ,Mei - re ! ' i ! ' i to- c ' i a t a '1 I'l.tceuy r.hl." T 1 it 1 M A Big Drop in Prices for Wednesday Choice Chuck FnT jTk eN L o & I f . it is 'i o ! n a r a b.. 1 e,l hni. , W'o:i-. n is u a - i !' t h ' n is a.: ' : at si e is am- 1 f s'. d in lie: ' 1 1 -i as 1 n f i s ' .-. ad d t! o-ohahl-; in th f.r r lii a t I k.;ew F wo h orit Shoulder . VIA 1 b ;j 1 amburger 3 pounds for I i v. : t eet. 1. I b-t.i to Kd U- ro perl y avrati-' J La b t! r ' "" 1 F3 17 A 'r 17 Q Opposite Mee Hotel Phone 358 845 Ko'imao Slreet Hammond Depot Abanded at Cincinnati It Is certain That those int-Te; e d t ti . . .. tl;Tt V. ie.- nor 0 0-..:i- I'T't 1 oi mi iiu . . . ..... their shock with the reluct lens of the last few days tire d ie tor it before long-. Automobile manufacturers arc fit the point where they are croir-r to either unioad the stock en hand, if that Is th" cn.'v. o- eta ate a n-...rlt"t lor the cars tr.ey ere tr.aii i.it' ...: by n.akitK the -price.-- vvlth'n T--r the ruyi n z V -'Mi. The icti-.-e head of w of t h Inn est automobile industries in th.e co'tn- con.-t rns try has predicted that the that survive the next nim-ty days an riNTES NATIONAL NFWS SERVICE! CINCINNATI. (-'.. I H-c. 27. With fix Ohio riv.-r at a littl" over fifty-six fee' j at S o'clock this nioruinsf, iind the wa -ter rlsinar at the rate of one-tetith r.f i a foot per hour, the crest of the flood, ! which has inundated the lowlands .; ' th (h:o valir-y and its tributaries. i. j exp.ct. d to tie reai'fved lief-'ce niitht I The Central Union ct.-tlon wa;, tcr:. i norarii v iibandoited e.irlv thb rnor '. :r;,r. '.' t 1 he ln:t train to have- there Ij.-intj c i 2 o i"i k this ntorninif atid sll but :. ' track into the station is -.toicr water I'l.e I ;...;; :.".(i .? .v. libio t.r;liii.-. Se.til ilivisiors. will iii the Cincinnati. Hani V j ft- V i2 fjsST L HTT T "'-"Ji rrM tr'i T ir5 Wy ..1, .sr S. )" --V txmZ i 3C 1 S i (too 1-..f-1 r-l MEMBER FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Put Your Money ii this Choice January Investment Careful investors will appreciate the choice January investment recommended by and sold at this Bank. We recommend First Mortgage 7fr GOLD Bonds, sold for I ! years without loss of one cent to any investor. Denominations $100 up. Anyone may safely invest in these Bonds our con fideice in them is such that we first invest our own funds in them. Reserve your January investment at once. Cai! at ti.i. n b; ' .-.u-e,. c;-.v -.- .- 1L'V- -. itton lV hay ton depot at Fitth stre" 1 a nd Tha y m iller. The first and original Cold and Grip Tablet, the merit of which is recog nized by all civilized nations. Be sure you get 3P . 9 The genuine bears this signature Price 30c aujusi tnetr prices m, me tunuu ti- The Indiana division of the k Four nancliii conditions will net only do a ln,,1,u,ini trains B,,lt)i: through Indh huge sprint lysines... but wnl - f:x.- , jU ,,,, Storr-s stations, on th. in? a car shortatte as serious a. It.n t , msviile street car line. experienced during the war. ! p; T1,.; n r!i! , j division of the Ttlt? Then, when the maiket is created "r,trajn,, f,,r ,,,,,.,. rr.iumbu. and ti..-' the cars on hand are unload- d. will 'bel.1(,rlh ari,, ,r;i.ns ,lf s,,t!i,-rn rail- price of cars -tp? ' won-le-. I riJ1(j Kichth street, station . And that is all yu can do with the a --Twn trains only were operated out of, torn.. bile industry c'tttin such funny tt! m:;n today Louisvilb- ,v 'aprrs. j Xa -hvill.. be-al. lea vim: at 7:0.-, A. AT and Chesapeake A- Ohio. b avinu at DEATH OF BOY A. M . their tracks to iruT above I the water line. John WaUer Mcver. "even venr old) - " son of Mr. anl Mrs Albert M-yer. v jWH. ELRTCK'S DEATH died yesterday at the home of his p-ir j eists. fiK State street, fii.l.nvlni a re-. an atta- t of -tipnt. !!:. sl . aps'e a: William K. Tl'ih-k, aped 1S v nrs died thi morn ins at his h une at 7s -i Li in : l 'f. v't YCw. ji Tiijac at "'S' frTf iTSTr'.?fnTr5T'' '-: y 1 1: 1 1 ' r First Calumet Tp. tts t and Savings Bank EAST CHICAGO, INDIANA Make 1922 a Better Saving Year A whole year ahead for saving. Are you going to make the most of it? Knjoy the pleasure that comes from putting some thing regularly in this strong Lank, where your money will increase and earn interest for you. One dollar or more will start a new savings account here. Begin at once to make 1922 a worth-while year. I ORPHEUM 1 THEATRE i I V SI H ;. . .. ''C iH.''ui'':., -..b e' ''- :C Ji:Ai-.?-.,K.b ii';.-i.1' i7Jaja;: ;? SPECIAL MIDNIGHT SHOW L'J V 11! SPECIAL HOLIDAY I ATTRACTION f LAST TlinS TODAY I Oklahoma Ouihws 6 or Q H The Gre. Iltoric Western U'"':. ti r- Phnto Drcima FACTS NOT FICTION i'i j I Oklahoma Ouihws f 1 y t . - i . .. . . . - .; - - - . " ' ' ' I it I r I: : Ml here. Begin at once to make 1922 a worth-while year. t $ " ,J rj V : I I II v -M 3 .O A-f 1 i icr .... a s cy si - ibl .--. r P K iHI ffri PI ViZ B2; fey Ki I L.';. i)J r Ps d g ' Rl 2 S.l 1 KZ. iv ! -T. I c a & J& ; w i w 5' r si II ill il NEW YEAR'S Vaudeville Added Attraction and Specialties Reserved Scats Now on S h at Box Office A Good Time for Everybody 'ar.k. write cr telephone Indiana Harbor 000. United States Mati onai uBiiK (Former Name First State Trust & Savings Bank) WALTER J. RILEY, President Capital and Surplus $125,000.00 137TH AND CEDAR STREETS INDIANA HARBOR li 1UI IIYI? l lii; Ad i: ISiealre nerei- before showTt on any screen f Carl Laommle prt.-ttus TODAY V;l!:u-e Hold and Bt bc Danit Is in "THi: DANCING FOOL" Pothc Nows and Comedy v p. . hA.1 '5 ,f . V :i2i W :c:.::.:e:.:i::g today for three days 1 1 6i 'I I; y Ihere s a snrJc L)r every t;iar 1:1 tbib story oi rn u becomes a I-ru ly wile. It s sc:nbfii:2; new ior ;orma n 4i .i. if m id- ap girl who WEDNESDAY, THuFSDAY AND FRIDAY Lion-il Barry; "lore in "THE COPPERHEAD' Ex t r a o re i n a ry good. SATURDAY Gladys Walton in "PLAYING ITH FIRE" PRISCILLA j &AJS t'.'V 'lit,! ' ' c -o i .j J:'-.- - b. r - - AiX . et,'A&'!-Vb Inker IS' 3 Tiiumpli Stuatt R-.toiis j-peadouf North 4 oca SersatJon Topics, Comedy and SpeciaHies Lake County Auto Supply and Sales H. A. THEIL, Prop. ft FRIDAY AED S.MURDAY MARSHALL NEXAN G8ei Four Slcries With Fc-urieen Famous Film Folk in BONDS INSURANCE TRUSTS - CHECKING ACCOUNTS Telephone 1741 ii I O vJT JUIFi. Bi; nnd n l i o l cfc 1 I Pices: Mat-nee, 10c-23c Evenign, 10c-33c Incladbr Tax 1 'a" In Douglas and Hohman bts. ft '1 J y a anCl '1JlliU SUNDAY Lurrenc 0 Bnen in -CHIVALROUS CHARLEY" Bill and Px.b. Tlie Fables mc Hutch ' froratlie farcoii RED ECCX $TCllY UMIVERgAIi -$UPEP- PHODUCTIOM STARTING MONDAY, JAN. 2ND i FOR FIVE DAYS "It' t ii 1 I I I a i. !l is' I ,.i 1 1 ti H H 15 11 N il 3 f I 1