Alton Evening Telegraph, August 3, 1929

Alton Evening Telegraph

August 03, 1929

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Alton Evening Telegraph (Newspaper) - August 3, 1929, Alton, Illinois - 'O’***------    ■ The Telegraph Covers Madison, Jersey and Macoupin Counties. ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH ir Sale Brings $1300 Excess On Valuation Property of Late W. H. Adams Disposed of in % Friendly Suit (Eslalilished January 20, 1830) 3c Per Copy ALTON, ILL.* SATURDAY. AUGUST 3, 1929 Member of The Associated Press Weather Forecast ILLINOIS r Mostly fair to- [ night and Sunday; oooler tonight. TtJvr_ru,^u-iJ-Ti <*mi Projects Confirmed Two Given Divorces in Session of City Court Sale of property In the partition suit of the heir* of the late William H. Adams, held at City Hall. this morning, by Master in Chancery Streeper of City Court brought a total that was $1300 in excess of the appraised value of the property, *°A1I parcels were bought in by heirs, the suit having been a friendly one •ta settle up the estate. The appraised value of all property was Looo and bids totaled $9300. Following the sale, a report was flied in court by the master in chancery. A lot and two-story frame house at Fourteenth and Oeorge streets, the family home, appraised ^ 43500. was sold to Mrs. Virginia Aiken, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Adams, for $3700. Sold in Parcels Property at 1117-1119 Putnam street was sold in parcels, one lot and double brick house going as one parcel and a vacant lot as Ute other The house, on a lot 42 by11® was bought by John Maul for $1100. The adjoining lot, 41 by 106 feet, was sold to Joseph Atov a son. for $600. Maul is the husband “ . daughter of the late Mr. and MTheAdtotal bid for this property was $3000 and its appraised value * A ^house and lot at 1112''JA? Oreen street, appraised at $2000. was bld in at that figure by John Maul. Final confirmation of the Sering Continued on page 3 Chinese Prince Shot, Is Dead TOKYO. Aug. 3. (4^—Prince Hslen Kal. 31-year-old cousin of Cltons former boy emperor, Piu-Yi. diea late Friday night of wounds received the preceding night from • Pgg? held by Chang Tsung Chang, former Shantung. China, war lord. The youthful Manchu had been to call on Chang and was s^n<2lP*tA” the garden of the garden of the Japanese hotel whew Chang lived at ii*-DOU Island of Kiushiu. ^ban® claimed he was ^ndl“\* *h® p^t in his quarters above alien it arm off accidentally, hitting ^-nnlT the Authorities are Investigating the accident story. Had Your Cultivator Seat Water-Cooled? "Hot enough to fry eggs” is the way the weather is often described when it becomes Just as hot as it can get. ^ When it got that hot out In Foster township one afternoon not long ago, one farmer there mounted the iron seat of his cultivator, on which the sun had been shining all morning. He Jumped. He winced. His lips twisted, but he didn’t say what he thought. Deliberately, and with that slowness of action which denotes a purpose of mind, he dismounted from the tractor. Just as slowly and equally as deliberately, with Just as much purpose of movement and twitching of lips, the farmer moved upon the well near his house. He took a bucket a cool water from the well, carried it to the cultivator, and poured it on the burning iron. "Giddap,” he said to the horses as he climbed up to the one and only original water-cooled cultivator seat. Trolley Lines in New Retrenchment And Consolidation 3 Officials Get Extended Leaves of Absence as Result East Alton Schools To Open Sept. 3 Teaching Staff Complete as Last Two Instructors Sign Where Federal Prisoners Rioted Rush Building Work Plans Made to Allow Attendance at Teachers Institute Drastic retrenchment, made necessary by steady decline In business due to inroads of the automobile and buses, ha* been put into effect by the toast St. Louis Sc Suburban Co., which is associated with the Alton-St. Louis (Interurban) Railway and the Alton (city lines) Railway Co. The latest order abolishes three department* through consolidation with other departments. The consolidation has resulted in extended leaves of absence for three officials of the company who have been heads of their departments for more than ten years. They are. W. C. Myers, superintendent; L. Q. Leake, storekeeper, and F. O. Whiteman. superintendent of service. Lived In Alton W. C. Myers, who has been superintendent and in charge of certain of the interurban operations for 15 years, has lived In Alton. The other two officials affected by the order live in East 8t. Louis. Myers has gone to California where Myers and their son and daughter are visiting relatives. If is understood that upon his return he will become asoctated with another utilities company and there la likelihood of his maintaining his residence in Alton. Business Declines Further retrenchment of the Suburban has followed a continued decline in business, due to the competition of the busses and the practice of former patron* in using their automobiles. Some months ago the number oi interurban trains wa* reduced, with a considerable shortening of the limited car schedule. From year to year retrenchments have been carried out to meet the decline in revenue, until the present consolidation of three operating offices with a view of cutting down the overhead to the minimum. East Alton schools will open Sept. 3. It was decided at the meeting of the East Alton Board of Education last night. The meeting was taken up principally with business of preparing for the opening of school and with report* fop rn C. T. Morrissett. supervising arcnitect on the new Francis O. Blair grade school building there. The teaching staff of the schools is also complete for the coming year. The Board of Education took action on the last two applicants for open positions at its last special meeting, and Superintendent C. A Martin announced that all contract* had been signed by the teachers. A letter from Francis G. Blair, state superintendent of schools, expressing his appreciation and thanks to the school board for naming it* new school after him, was read by R. B. Jones, secretary to the board LUIUJ/ICWVI, «•»»«    ----------- been begun earlier in the week. The subcontractor on the bricklaying, he said, had failed to put In an appearance as yet, and this fact had delaved the work somewhat. However! the Haldi Lumber Sc Construction Co., which holds the general building contract on the new school, had agreed to hire other bricklayers to carry on the work and rush It to completion as near after school opened as possible. Only a few bricklayers have been put on the Job by the general contractor so far. but if the subcontractor falls to put in his appearance before Monday, Morrissett said, th* Haldi on ce rn would put on    a full force of men. „ _ . ,    _    . Superintendent of Schools    C    A Martin told the board he had had word from the contractor that to^ building would be ready i«r Wf nancy by the first part of October. Until then only makeshift menu for the care of the\ school pupils could be made,    but he expressed confidence that they _couM be cared for. He^ has shifted classes    Continued on page S~ Huge Amount In Insurance Paid in Alton Payments of Claims Here During Year 1D28 Total $322,600 Sum Is Record, Claim Total for United States and Canada Is Over Two Billion Payments by life Insurance companies to beneficiaries and policyholders in Alton last year totaled $322,600 according to a report compiled by the National Underwater, an Insurance Journal. The total is thought by agents here to have been the largest in the history of the city. The largest payment in Alton was $140,647 on the life of the late Robert M. Forbes, president of the James H. Forbes Tea and Coffee Co. of St. Louis, and a prominent resident of this city. Tile Forbes insurance claim was the third largest in Illinois outside of Chicago. tog of Graf Zeppelin (By The Associated Pre-*) (All time is Alton attn xrd). Wednesday 8; 20 p. rn. Departed from Friedrichshafen. Germany. Thursday 4:10 a. rn. Passed over Lyon*, France.    , 6:30 a. m. Passed over Nlmes, France, heading down Mediterranean coart. 9 a. rn. Sighted by Steamer Balny over Mediterranean. 50 miles off Barcelona 5 p rn. Passed Cape De Data, 180 miles east of Gibraltar. 8:30 p. rn. Sighted by Steamer Anthea 50 miles east of Olbral-tar.    , 9 pm. Crossed Gibraltar. Friday 2 p. rn Dropped mall at Santo Maria island. Azores. 3 p. rn. Crossed over San Miguel island.    ^ 1:05 p. rn. Radioed to Pico Island. Azores, heading northwestward. Saturday 3 a rn. Announced her position as about 500 miles west and slightly south of the Azores. Expect Graf In America Late Sunday Dirigibles Speed Increased as She Sweeps Over Ocean Reports All O. K. Squally Weather May Be Encountered Weather Bureau Warns bulletin By The Associated Press CHATHAM, Mass.. Aug. J. At 9 a. rn. Alton standard time the Radio Marins Corporations station I here reported that privats messages ! from the Graf Zeppelin were being relayed to shore stations by the s. S America of the United States line, messages placed the »teamahi*> : 1360 miles east. on the regular i I P /~'l    steamer lane, and the Gnrf Zeppelin On Graft Charge io?mlle‘ JL? > WASHINGTON, Aug. 3. Jf*X2iX Weather Bureau announced today Mussolini Ousts Mayor of Milan ice clum* I ".;----- —-    weaincr oui™-    -    ■ llnols outside of Chicago.    A    ti    ,vn    Unfounded    hilt    that there was a possibility that Another relatively large payment Accusation I nlounuui Dill u c0nditions would be en- it. * Hi. a# tfthn I    w    wrw    ll    ll*    •    «    I    “    .    .    *-%___#    9w*vnolin    ifl was that on the life of John L Streeper. hated as between 115.00c and $20,000. There was one payment made here in the $5000 to $8000 classification; two payments of from $3000 to $9000; .seven $2000 claims; 12 claims Duce Resents Publicity as Anti-Fascist squall conditions would be encountered by the Graf ZeppelinI to her Journey between Bermuda and Lakehurst.    ____ On the basis of these *«tter "7 ------- Naval    officers    were inclined ROME.    Aug.    3.    OW-Italy    fever-    ,    £r£eUfve lhat th. zeppelin might berated today with its greatest pub- j    I    .ikehurst late Sunday, unless lie    scandal    in    years,    involving    to-1    ^“ ^anv wcather should cull S. O. as Company, Ne<rro Confesses Neutral on Source Of Water Supply That the recent statement in the Telegraph that th* Standard Oil Co was toking an active part in the at Edwardsville Mrs. Hert and Work __ T<    Next M^tl. I Granite City May Get New Airport was toking an active part rn «*e ... .    c?. •«    . rfi . movement to bring about the mak- Admission Similar to I Mat mg of a contract with the Alton    .    a_____i:___ ll,,1.1 Water Co., with the City of Wood OI Accomplice ll* 111 River was susceptible of being mi*- j understood wa* indicated today by j C. B. Manbeck, manager of the Wood River refinery, Mr. Manbeck said  , „    _    ____ rr fffliraf? 3- pau‘ "Si ; “o’X, mm. wmm m IU crnpk »» mdtvldu.u, mr.. icont^/4 to Ila IIM* thistly    contttToW on Mn 3 He said that the Standard Oil Co., I yesterday the murder    of John Ltnich.l     _ la desirous of having the water aer- aviation student who    was slain in an vice rendered by that company to the ! attempted holdup near Eagle Park. people of Wood River terminated as    Madison County,    April IO    1 speedily as possible and by the    His confession    was similar to Its method that will give the best re-    essential details    to the one already!    . *    n suits in every way. Personally he obtained from Robert Lee Green, also    Ac I I tv SWCI Iv 1*3 favors the making of a contract with of Lovejoy, who was an accomplice.    1    I the Alton Water Go., but in that Peterson was captured Tuesday In    _ .. preference he says he is not reflect- Pontiac. Mich, after    a four month*    Hiland in intense h-at tog any attitude of the Standard Oil search, and returned    Wednesday to j A, _ ^    ^    u Co. cf Indiana    Madison County Jail to —“**    * —»-l*«»to    Friday i st i I The only interest of the Standard der indictment. The Per Cent over IQI-tlo* Living Costs 70.2 course inc    . m wi«i » '■"'—* ▼»  -----      -    I    Lakehurst by sundown Sunday at paid on life ihsurance claim* In visors.    _____ her Ust reported speed. Should she 1928 stood in fifteenth place among Belloot wa* removed summarily j»r . ^ ^ straight course. Illinois cities in which $10 000 or late yesterday by Premieir| Muwollnl dowp^r shP mlght not be able to more in death bcnefita was paid from all public and    mPke the New Jersey base until Chicago led the state with $42.- tivtty and various of Lrf advisors,. m 900 OOO. Next in order were Peoria, whose identity has not bren made    Thp tnm5-AUiinUc airliner Graf Springfield. Evanston, Oak Park. known, were imprisoned. The action z lln tw0 and a half days out, Rockford. Danville, Bart St. Louis, followed report of a committee into    P 3Ter <he western Attends tenor k island. Joliet. Decatur. Aurora. Behorn* activities a* rodent a    maJur„    gteadv progress toward Waukegan, Elgin and Alton. Pay- (mayor) of Milan.    Lakehurst on her se coni voyage to ments in Elgin. w-hich closely ap-1    Graft    la Charged    United    States, j proximate* Alton In size, aggregated j The charges    ***""*;    , Although several radio mem* $345,000 or $22,400 more than in: ligation were levelled by Roberto    sllght’y    varying ! Alton.    „    ,    Fnrtnnaci, tonner secretory of Um J™    ^ time, it apio East Alton payments aggregated Fascist party and now provincial P°*    .    ,    , wai about 425 miles glSsiV Claims in the $300o-$5000 ( secretary at Cremona frinaccl ^liiofthe    at    3 a rn Al class were en lives of J. Prank An-1 claimed WW towed th* Nm*    J* ^ about 1.743 derson and Fiancis Edward Johnson^ York bankers. Dillon Read and .    travel    in a direct Una to the - There were 12 claims cl $1009 hated m return lur a large money core-    s    or appiox.matclj- 2.0CJ SDWARD8VILUE. IU.. AU, I.    «« mdu,t,»l cl.un. U, A tut* gMgJ* m ^uotuw ton    Dr. ™ mmmrn.    SPiSTESv He Killed Plane Student April IO Temperature 09 The committee exonerated neuom    ,    sunday of tills charge, but found he    had    cxpectsd    to reach Lak.hurst    sunoay TKuJSaSSSat    m    <?    ,"“5    “ hour durtn, thj tUMt. scathing cmicisiu by the Premief.) had pttjJW «•»» whit mid: ‘The head of the govern-I and WU t vers gin* 19 miles an how ment deplores in most forceful man- I this morning.    ...... ner the action of    Attorney    Far!-'    She    vv*.    on a    ^uld naccl. deputy In    Parliament    and    i    carry    h    r    nart.)_ of member of the Grand Council fog klblM    wkhth*    pte WASHINGTON. Aug 3. (AA—The cost of living ha* increased only one- ------ tenth of one percent in the last year. i dtte. as reflected in figures compiled by the bureau of labor statistics, which I Oil Co. I* that the city or wooa    by    Police    canel uougias ■ wa    ^    _ River gets It* water supply from some Lovejoy, and William A Huckabay. of IOO degrt-e:i■    d    !la. t a.un    ^y. I source other than the one It is now Elit st Louis private detective hired    Thermome'lens    reacl«d'lh- getting it from the Standard OJI Co , By E j platier of Chicago, an uncle mum reading here'    ;    p as the company wishes to be released o{ Untck    !    The    Hight    continued    tnusually    n    t. from It* arrangement at an early gtp    I    trip. Deplores Action    During    the    day    the    Zeppelin    bogart "These accusations, which the to get in touch with American stool Imirk*    '    The in lit continued unusually ii i, rrn,mltttM- has ascertained are wholly Dont more frequently She    first The confession told of the negro* and live atmosphere failed to cool r« vuthout f0Undaucn, have furnished in direct ccmmunicalion with naval holdlna un Llnich In his car at Black *ufflcienUy to aflord much I I t t0 remains of amo-Fasclsts, to radl- communicaUcns at Washington last bOMUkf    until after davhaht    ml Masonic elements of Milan. . night and today was picked up at WASHINGTON. Aug. I. bern, f,:ouJvl In political circle, here. <nib r peculation centering more and more S i Claudius H Huston, ot Si. « the prohefle <***,£ I!,. eh.lrrpan.WP Work I. to r.1-0 frith. LOUISVILLE, Ky , Aug. !^ The resignation of Mr*. A T. louisville, a* vice chairmaii Republxan National bren in the hand* of Hubert vt<>«• retiring chairman at the comn t . ainee February, she said in a ^ phone con venation with the Journal from her summer home »t Mackinac Island. Mich Texan Is Slain bv 11913 I While practical stability I* shown i for the year from June, 1928, to June, ! 1929, as a whole, figure* for the rec-I ond half disclosed a decrease of *ix-tenth* of one percent. In 26 of 32 cities living costs de- ST. LOUIS. Aug. 3, (A»)—The Universal Aviation Corp, operating air mall and parenger lines from St Louis to Chicago. Karisa* City and Omaha, is seeking to establish an airport near Oranlte City. Ill. to expedite the handling of mail and passenger*. it was learned today. It is understood the concern has obtained options on 610 acres of land fronting on and including a portion of | _____    Washington    _____ Bridce’East St^ Louis driving him to    until after daylight    ml Masonic elements of Milan i night und today wa*    picked up at Em de Park where he was forced out.    A minimum reading of 79    degree*    Italian and foreign, a new pretext > Chatham. Mass . and    Philactelphia aid o aVufine tetwren^Peterson    awa registered at 6 a. in. today, this    for cominent3 to damcge the king- I Ail reports from the    ship indicated Unich tokhvi D^eThen the tot-I    telng the highest Minimum    «; any    dorT, •    >    that the IO passengers    were enjoyvni J    ,er acted as though he was going to $4 bour period this season The drop The committee's report on the Dil- the tup. the Am >ricans biin^ partl- raA£ml nrv H GlMlI drei^un Kfch was shot in the! from yeJTerday s high pornt in tem-j lon. Head loan was that toe loan cularly entnusoisuc_ rCdCrcll Urv iVHrlll muffle, according to the te*tmiony.    perature was just 20 degrees    itself wa* regular but that the ne-• *    ^    was left with his car at the roadside I Cooling breezes which set in after puliation* were carried on by Bel- --tnd ,ater crawied to a nearby farm    daylight w-*re responsible for    a drop    icni irngularly. house taken to a Oranlte City has-1 of several degrees in temperature. A.     — pital where he died April 17 He wa* J 9 a rn the thermometer readms w - POTEET. Tex.. Aug 3, oP>—Tom in cts rn sa eihh ...«•» •    —    chandler, 43. was shot and killed by piMU v,m-rr or ana ny... ..    ..v    .....—~w.,, creased an average of less than one: Charies Stevens, a Federal prohibition Mudent at the W I. L Airport, near only 80 degrees, one degree abuts    .UM.    ♦/% IMM    *     lr*    rn lintier v t    —1    *    “    “-i“<----- creased an average of leas than one . charles Stevens, a Federal proms*wu a student at the w I. I*. Airport, near { only eu aegr percent from December 1928. to June, enforcement agent, In a liquor raid Granite city, and a rertdent of O’Fal- toe minimum la™ —Kila for the vear ending on the . n *k» chandler farm near here yes- inn. Ill    Thunder    st 1929 while for the year ending on the j on lhp chandler farm near here yes latter date living coats Increased to    The officer claimed the shts't about the same extent In 21 of the ,ng was accidental.    _    _ # same 32 cities.    j    ^    .    Stevens, who wa* accompanied by    ll I    I    }hia Ll The average decreased 214 per cent r H Hertzel. anotlier Feoreal pit))'    l\{ XI cllHl ' /IJH I/w from June. 1920. to June 1929    bitten agent. Andy Aneaon. city mat -- n arshall, and Robert Lotte, sal Chandler was on the front por K iu allis Club to Hear    When tiny approached his house. Ti _ ,,    T    •    officer said he called to him:    V Talk on Lovpjox Thunder storms and somewhat cooler weather had been predicted for "Mop Leviathan for Operation on Paasenger SOUTHAMPTON, Aug. 3. (A»>~~The 19. Has Made 11 Drowning Rescues COOitT wraljltr .WU WTI! picutvwu    BUU    IflAflttr    JVn,    nue    Alite I fMneehl) . lUmols Heavy rain fell in Chicago j great liner Leviathan, of the United CWAFTML and there ware rtonns in the northern stat. > Ll nos. was stopped on her Fre?man Hays «f (iraf.ou is onlyiO, Horaeshoe lake, near Oranlte City j    |    alk    on    LOVPJOY    j are Federal prohibition agents. C The options have been obtained by (    niwanls    club    will    have as its    put here.” H. E. Leuders, Granite City real, feature al 1U meeting Tuesday. Aug j chandler Stevens wild, retted a i estate man who la said to be actin? j J3 H L Williamson, secretary of; on a cot aud pointed it toward th part of lbs state. Alton nan no , ear.bound trip deaa for neaiy an (* - —    ■----    ■- I thunder storms but there was    a light    hour in mid-ocean while Mrs Fred    drowning already.    Th*^eleventh WI C.    fl’    riiirtorev    tbower of ram about 4 30 a    rn. a1 : A. Britten, wife of the chairman of    Neoma Laztrcheff    of 1 Mull lor IJllCagO    Uiuugh U failed to have much    cooling    the House of Representatives naval    year-old daughter    of Mr. and Mrs. ”    effect.    affairs committee, underwent an    T®duL*fstrchef,#.  ___„ „ Cooler tonight aas the prediction    emergency operation for appendicitis I The Lazarcneffs    ^‘'ie wuh^a _p_ar_ _ .1.    ■«»    l.    ii    oc    laacs    mn#*    tnHaV    wHM!    lh# iu today. as agent for the aviation concern. Air College Loses Chief Pilot to Lambert Field James Malone, formerly chief pilot at the Wood River air college, is now travelling instructor for Von Hoffman ‘    St    Louis. H« T.«nr«Lwt^ Uwt the resignation of Lambert Airport. Ii ^.,.,1 lo,    I    rn vsJrtsi im Edison Contest Winner Retains Native Modesty .J**?orahoam^.^JI^T,Z&TitTi a^AJtetoS UC" d f,®“*    ■ , L. of Thoma* A. them and hi* hobby is collecting spe Ut y^rSd Wilbur B Huston cimens of marine biology He aa* my ( h* e-er will be as on the fencing team of Lakeside haV%> illusions he *.er menUji. Sch(>ol at Beattte. He ims u-ver *1T?i i ni“n fLlt modrety atter an smoked. His favoate reading U bio-Displaying great modesty airer «    . noulicm.nt of IM mnmn, th. WI "T r.».M bv th, htWtlM son scholarship, he •    na ire aa one WB* would sacrifice com- 1 wish to eonrert the erren^.us m ( {m> f(jj. aucce!>a but not honor. press ion tliat anyone can ne rerew health, happiness, love, nchea nor r# aa successor to Thomas A. Edison. I j puUtion am not foolish enough to think i evi r {{e thmks a lie permissible' In case can be aa great as he is    af serious trouble, pain and grief. The son of Bishop 8. Arthur Bu* an(j you do not benefit yourself in ton of toe Episcopal Diocese of Ohm oay way.’* pia, Wash., made a mark of 92 in toe I As to the future of the automobile searching Edison quesUonnaire to he belle vt* It will become subordin which toe 4$ competing youths were at4» to the airplane as a means of subjected. He was the last to ftnwn transportation to be used only for Retains Modesty    short distances Ho predicted the He retained his modest and amiable electrification of airplanes. -_ bearing In the face of a barrage of —  z~~r^r~L '   .. questions from newspapermen.    Continued on page i I lilimii.lull, O'    *    i'll (I nu iaisvs '•»ivw ** »v * the IUinots Press Asaociatlon. who The officer declared he start'd will talk on the aubject of Elijah -rush” the farmer and accident*'iv P Lovejoy and the city of Alton.    fired hi* rifle when he stumbled Tlu? The visit of Mr. Williamson will j bullet penetrated Chandler s heart. be one of the biggest event* of the Carson Chandler. 17, W. E Chand Kiwanis club of the summer He ; jer> jgt U)n uf the slam mini, su i is a good speaker and he is thor- J charles Fe in. 37, of San Antonio, w CHICAGO, Aug. 3 <>P' Dale Jack- of tho Weather Bu f reel and Forest O’Brine. St. Louis i    ■    ■       1    ........ —— in    ciiampion endurance fliers, piloted    rvi    iii bi    their St. Louis Robin over Chicago.,    L.jl-fi    S'lHK    Pistil to    front yard today and demonstrated    ■ G**'    kJ4»s' ’    * anis to thousands of watchers how they refueled their plane and remained aloft for the record flight of 430 hours. Delayed for three hours by murky. ’neatening clouds. Jackson and O’- Reported to Bul !er is a good speaker and he is thor- charles Ft In. 37. of San Antonio, were hreatening clouds. Jackson and O- How >»idenu_o! St Loub ^u>it> ouglily informed on the subject on ht.ul Fein wai ^ to have bun un Brine and their assisting plane took have been taWiO^led by a wcnian wSteh he speaks    , toe farm when Chandler was killed ort from the Municipal airport nt[gbffifa*srt Inin Purchase of scarfs It was the enthusiasm of Mr WU- j -ny, utftoers Mid they found a atilt ll a m and a few minutes la et anti , a It was' learned    today when    the    swimming in the    Mississippi scrota Leviathan docked    here that    Mrs    from Orafton Thursday. Hays heard Britten had fallen    ill suddenly    and    a scream, looked    out, and saw the gravely iii while the liner was in    mid-    child in trouble.    He swam out and Atlantis. Physicians decided an im- brought her in. She had gone down mediate operation was imperative for Ute third tune when he reached end Captain Cunningham agreed to her.    „ bung the ocean mammoth to a halt j The tenth person wham Hay* m-during the operation, which was per- cued from drowning was Lavena, tho form ai in 62 minutes by doctors daughter of Mr and Mrs. J. G Pierce Frank Stewart and A McNamara. He performed her rescue last summer. liamsoiT in hts capacity as score- l9 berret*'of mash, 28 gallons of were soaring nmr the Lake Front In wrk of wards of the “Girl* Indus damson, in nis ca pa un j    is Dural ut    masn, zs    gano , tary of the Illinois Press Association,    ahickey and    a quantity    of beer I which brought about the award ng    ■*»,    a................——-- [of the contract for the makiug of a bust of Lovejoy to be placed in the    L’ree I ,e    (Veam    Ig Hall of Fame Us toe University of    r rtfC    x.rf diu Illinois. Here s New Alibi For Hatting Slump CHICAGO, Aug. 3. (Ab Unless Dazzy Vance. Brooklyn's speed ball ace. buy* a new undershirt, Manager Joe McCarthy of the Cuba either will buy one for him or conoplain about it to President Heydler of the National Longue Every time Dazzy hurls against the Cubs, he wears a ragged undershirt. and when he winds up to pitch, the ravelings flutter in the breeze like an old fashioned fly chaser. McCarthv and hi* Cuba charge the ravelings flutter so much that they can’t help but watch them Instead of the bull Hence. Dazzy strikes many of them out and consistently defeat* them Hack Wilson, Cub home run slugger, is one of the corrplain- Death Lure lo Child TRENTON, N J. Aug 3. UP) view of thousands who gathered a Mug Michigan boulevard and in Grant Park or watched from windows of skyscrapers fronting the i lake, trial Home in Alton" is related in letter received Friday from ’Just Ant)! tier Victim ' by Mayor Butler. The letter relates how the woman , solicitor, representing herself as a, fs •    ^ I:I John Parker Languishes In Wood River City Jail Contact had already been made, teacher In the alleged girls’ insti-1 when the ship moved over the tutton. put* her racket over with, TBrMTnu n i Am,    s ia* downtown section, and    the    plane    a story that the girl* make    the    ar- , TRENTON, N J_, Aug 3, I**)-    enough that    the gasoline    tides as a part of their truinmg and Lured on by Ute hope of    frn Mw Lj p suspended to    the    Robin; that the Institution then    sells    thtua J cream, one child wa* burned    to death ri^-riv visible    to secure reimbursemen and a number seriously injured when,*** Meeny vmmo.___ j the gasoline tank of a wrecked tee cream truck exploded yesterday I ,    • p j John Muha. five years old. died at .Nationitl (»uar(i (.anil* a hospital Thirteen other* were In    fWrewta at    Ii mk fort I hospitals today suffering from barm    UPeM dl Six were In a serious condition. Al- John Parker is in Jail John is ~ trained and has good manners, ex-fram Wood River. He doesn't Uke cg*    ' Jail much, He was sober when they brought I lim in last night and isnt suffering any from headaches or day-af ter effects. Nevertheless he the police leave him atone Lo long and he becomes lonesome John appears to be no ha lf-starved urchin of the streets. He I* as sat and healthy a* the next one in fact. to secure reimbursement for the «ist of the lace used in toe lancy- u»,-am-r nu«sw    —    ■ -----  —    „„ ------ worfc    i cmd and whined mournfully all to- the police will be sorry to see Im.. Suspicion of purchasers    was    day to be let out in the open.    I    go when his fwnily finds he    gmi* aroused the latter relates, when the    Despite hts noisy traits the police and come to claim Won They    MUlte articles frayed out oil first washing, and the Jailor at Wood River have | he mutt come of a good -nim it wa* dlscovreed    th.-re was    taken a    liking    to him and wish    ha    shows good    training and!is pot aDDart inly BO OirU Industrial Home    they could let him out. But no one    at    all hard to    pieere- tex^i mat melton    I    wan ta to    claim    John. or has even    he    Ukes Iou of    company and would The writer asks Mayor    Butler to]    reported    losing    him, so the police    like more room    and po^Wy ane Uke any steps po-sMble to halt the ; think they hrd better keep him ; more conveniences^ activities of the person or persons under their vigilant surveillance for ,    Easily    Please® Impersonating tbemaelves as repre- j the safety of Hie public and the In fact one ot the uu'sl r^eemim seutat ive* of an Alton institution    repuution of the admini»tration. ,    traits about Joiu 11* kb inbttlt;) ie ^    ________"  _odd    Costume    satisfy himself with almost any sort Two Bandits KUl*d    [ When picked up last night John O' food the Jailor    '"Jaw KANSAS CITY. Aug 3. (**    TWC    was wearing a black and white    scraps. pDce* of tonowicwil,    s unidentified men were kiUed    and j    spotted coat with a bras* trimmed;    meat rmik -anyth^ -doh    wifl James Dwyer, patrolman,    was    leather collar. Rather a queer cot.-    gobble down to sUgbtly leas    U»an wounded slightly last night in a gun I ttime, but .John wears it Just th* the    ‘‘/avoMte    foods    Va battle which occurred when police Mme. and cherishes it. Try and Uke Om of    t    f*"*!    *Jf    -    u    % U John * ca 11 make himself agreeable | llrgf. Juicy bur.?.    ^ SS-Una jaw pSKisa^dria-ij-^- <*»    »'» 8Um*i"h,n *.*s..?’¥5i.0SL»9.“?^s1    *m    <mt    * OIA n“re *11 » 5rnuu» lvhuimvu.    i     .    v,«    .    «    #*»»    p    .ur most a score more were permitted to ROCKFORD. Ill. Ant 3- t*>>--Fou I go to their homes    after receivuig'    legimenta of Infantry    a"d^v ^ ,7 I treatment at hospital* *rd at    the!    mentary troop* J » I acene of the w reck    I    Division, Illinois National Guard, ar- The truck upset at    Lumberton    and,    rived here today for two    weeks' tnten- j Cass streeu a* toe driver attempted, Ute training at Camp Grant. to make a sharp turn to avoid a col- j Blaring bands, flyUig c5,1^r* Halon. A crowd, composed mostly of    °*    m*n>    f9*1    bt'‘    . youngsters attracted by the spilled    Rockford an air    reminiscent    of    wa - ice cream, gathered around the over-    tons day* when    ragular    army    troops turned truck.    wer# stationed at the camp. While a wrecking crew worked over I Today wa* to be spent in putting the vehicle, an unidentified man re- the camp into first class order a!-moved the cap from the gasoline tank though advance detachments and I    Is    one    of    th#    complain-    The fuel flowed over toe heated mo-    civilian carpenters hav,n.i UU H.c»    unitk    out    four    tin.. -    tor ud-olod-. ^rlnuftamlM    IMprt when Dazzy pitched to him re- ; liquid upon toe cemiy.    I gathered. I Monday. i are sociable with him. He i* well- a tote hound. ;

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