ï~~,,_THURSDAY, O Ef13t) 31, 1918...w.
IE LSDN LAMPERT
t 0emoiy of man Who DId
SMuch for City.
at ens united In paying triut.e.tb iNilsoit N. Lamnpert oan Jearnmo~..hinjdethi.yesterday. Borne of
to exipressloia -follow:
OUTER 5. UMS, aPresdent of the
Hamilton Club-Probably no man
aho has gonemin rqcertt years will
be missed as much as 'Nelson Lampert.
CILLIAM A. TILDICS. President of
the Fort bearborn National BankMr. Lampert had been associated
ith me at the bank ten yeas apd
-with' the bank. for twenty years
previous..to death is a great per.
sor al loss, as well as a big lose to
the bank. I am dll broken up.
LCItS TITER, President of the Association of Commerce: and of the
Chicai Savings Bank-I wa~#asso ated with Nelson _ nrf in
his civic activities as r in n
business way. His co- p ation n
the public work of tbs A'aoclatlon
of Commerce wad mbsEtibehful. He
never spared himself.
AMES Is. FOROAN Cttiirmatb.of the
Board of Directtseo theFirst Natiostal Bank-1 wasapealking of.blm
this morning. looking forward to
his return. And now you tell me
Neispn:Lampert is dead.He was a,
-siblicrplted man, one' of whom
thW ad gwould:wa proud.
3Oa9t 1 ' NOLDB, President of
thi> on n tai.& Commercial National jank-Nelson Lampert was
deedtrdely popular. - His interests
were manifold I4He -had an-Interest
in eterythils tat pe tti*ed to'the
well-bsljlg of tiieclty. -:RNIST.,.. RANeLtw President of
thiwvorn Itxchangs National BankNo ~n wasl more obliging than
Nteleon Lampert. no one more devoted to his friends...
V. RYAe Ilitnois Athletic Club*le dea. of Mr. Lampert will be a
gr loss to the olab world as
to the financial, world, of
chid. 7Mrtive in cltb.iroleas for
naen "- he wils most -popular,
as. i, trated tierthe jlarge
iio6l hies'he h P hld.,eNt.rI Union
gent. ltteeet pb1Ileproblems'
often khaabes * irId at thi
Utnion Leagtlan. O>. ompetent
pad able f iai- tti' * ot 9nChi.
X A 11 UNACH
Peace by Ne otiatio,s Sought as
Original inhabitant of' Waukegan Hits FirsWater.
In' the days of- the greatness of the
Waupanaupas.Clah leg%0 Jacket was
respected among the young men for
his prowess and among lbs old men
His words at tie counli fire led
to the now general use of the Fall
River patent cork insole in-, trade
moccasins and f.uch Was his preeminence in the hunt that whyn it
was that fairest and most f( gile
of the Waupanaupas he stalked-the
Princess Smiling -Heart -hter atutut
pa began straightiay lo seek bacherr quarters.
Boon after the primitive weddine
the young cotlNe found their w o
out of the wilderness north of Waukegan. The memory of them is therished as they were lat seen by the
tribe-Red Jacketsx broad tack
swinging free up the sunlit trail and
Smiling Heart hutming a tove song
as she struggled along wite the
A WOMAN OF PARTS.
"She will shake him a good wife."
said the old man tenderly. "What
strength is harbored within that tiny
That was many years ego. Red
Jacket, prosperitig. rams to live in a
tepee of brick attd have wordsw-it
& janitor about the steam.,- Many
years ago it was, and Red Jackets
eyes were dim twhep he came to -est
Tuesday night under the great starflecked heavens.
His faltering eteps had brought him
to 41st and State ala., when be se-ated
himselfatodrest and meditate. his feet
in the paleface gutter. A policeman
a.proached. fled Jacket turned upon
him the set and savage fighting face
before which lesser Waupanaupas
FU.LL STEAM AHEAD.
"Whoop-ee!'Tlieremar ked. 'Me
full fire-water. You go way muelt
"Cut that." said the policeman.
You get up and etme on.
A loud passed over the face of the
big chir'.ypfir. he;aid.
In the StocknYardsdcoat es)Yrdae
Red Jacket eunfeasrd tip fauts anti
spoke feeiinglymofthe lome where
the Princess Smiting Heart waited.
Judge Swanson suggested he go there
at once. Then the same cloud came
upon the classic aboriginal countenanc FieS-u.t-io
nn.HOME FIRB8 'URNING.
"Njs" said Red Jacket. "No. no'
Smiling Heart is Indait-not much
civilised like ine.
The chi meant what he said. At
hia own &lction he willostay in a cell
until the court tries for a peace by
nsoetlatlon with the fairest and most
fragile of the Waupanaupas-tne
flower who. began harried life ' y
aheese It, Kids; No
'Rough St4Lff' Tonight
rt soweofnhek itochs havetany dsigns on front gates tonight or who
are planning to house any live stock
ii' church belfries'will do wellco
~ading officers of the barious poliestations Inoetpak ny
uos WIL LIFT..
51 'North Side Movie Houses Are
Opened; Theaters South to
12th St. Resume Today.
Ci-cag will completely emerge
next 'week front under the influensa
Tue infuensa-pneuntonia tommielioh approved last night Hiei lth Com-'
missioner Robertson's proposal to
allow night schools. lodge meetin1,
d cing in cabarets and hails r n
athletic contents hs.ri-open.
No tiy tat-beet; -t, bu the ton
mission beheve it will he oitday.
t'U0 at,ED N'oIE:SARV.
teutrfiti it"- babl wiltwor
dared, but if conditions conitintue to
ta-pt-ore thtry wililibe withtiriitt'
The purpose Is to forte po ' to
get plenty of sleep." sad Healti
"While we look for a steadyiittprovement, exceptional iare must be
exercised. It it too Ser to pIernit
dtancing thin week because dancers
grow- warm alit or-eily infected.
Filly-one of tie ixty-fuur motion
picture tt epterc northt of titrercey
pkwy. reopened last night.
Downtown hnd West side theaters
will open today as far south as
Tomorrow South Sidt' houses open.
But all amuetsitust tcove at 10
ltea ltiiComnisitiotter Robertson ind ted faulty entilationewilt kiep
several tiowntown eorie tious
CtRFEW TO BE F 1.TEU.
Tb s reason kept several North Side
theaters closed last night. whilesotore failed tit salt to ri-oei.
n the d4hour period,. new oases
of influenza were reported. compared
with I06 the day before. There
were 168 deaths. 3 ttre than the
previou arecord shows.
DEATH MATE DRtOPS.
New cases of pneuaonia totaled
163. w-ith67 deaths. comtpactdtwith
187 new cases and 7 trat's Tuesday.
Every lodge hail must he thtu -
oughly cleased before it -an re
open. All windows tst be rpaired. it necessary, no they 1tea)y I
Slate Director of iealith Itrke rcparted improved onditiot idownstate, but aeveral eouthernItlinui
towns are still seriously otfecteti
Weds InRuenza Nurse
An influens romance resulted yesterday in the wedding at Great Lakes
of Iteut. Frank B.
Cannon of the med-teaa
teal department toD
several weeks ago
Lisut. Cannon a-as
assigned to the
hospital wgjere the
wives of the blueJvingtreatmsr
It was ther he a,
sen. They were
married kon th
and an orchestra
from the station.
played the wasdding march. Chapln Cals8
Lieu t. annop
from Valle - --.Iasere Phato.
"Jady-D F Gordon"
(i ~ Asylum
IBRARY OF CO;'The oan is an idealist and is
to be lt -talone."
Thi curt sentence was written
by the Kaiser on the margin of a
paper pertaining to the court-martitl of Dr. G. F. Nicoali, professor
of Jedicine att the Berlin University.ai1 persecuted anti-militarist,
whose spectacular escape from
Germany to Denmark in an aeroplane four months ago figured in
the headlines of Danish newspapers for many days.: /
Iliti. declared Var. Nicolai,
while I sl opposite him in his
mod- itpartment on Gaimmei
Koneiej. No. 13. kn Copenhagen.
-sole- tioie after his sensational
feat. knowing the German milltar itaste a s ell as'l do. it n-at
foolish of e to think that the
Offt-irs uinder such irculustaiwes
would heed the Kaiser's injunction They wanted my scalp and
would have had it if I hadn't fled
To be exact, two aeroplanes and
four deserters figured in the thrilling Nicolai adventure. The professors accomplices, two of whom
I haer entertained at dinner -t thhn
St. Tomas Cafe in Copenhagen
were unailing noncoms in the
Gertmast army, attached to the aviatiotn station at Neii Ruppin, just
norlttif Berlin, from wihere the
spe-tacular flight to neutral territory started.
The first time I met Dr. Nicolai
and his companions was in the
dining room of the Park Hotel in
Copenhagen. They were having
breakfait~. Dr. Nicolai was crackc ing his boiled egg when I intro
duced myself as the representative
of an American publishing house
which was aioUes to have hint
w-rite a book~ on the crils of N~rman-palitarisni..
The professor adjusted his mntocle and eyed me iketic-ally. toyIng in fluent English:. "Very sorry.
sir, but I am not ready to talk
yet. You may cal onmemlater.'
No argumient swayed him. When
I called again a few days later he
had disappeared. But I recovered
Flight Is Dramatic.
The.flight of the four Germans
from Neu Ruppin was undertaken
iaythe dark of night. 'Dr. Nicolal'e
accomplices were Semts. Adam,
Haase and Silberhorn. Adam dod
Silberhorn were aviators and had
access to the hangars at Neu
Ruppin. Haase yas an aeroplane
mechanic. All were as tired as
the professor of the war.
With all-the c-adrage they could
muster Adam and Silberborn
rolled two aeroplanes out of the
hangar at 2 o'clock in the morning. On e field, covered by darknese. they picked up Dr. Nicolat
and Haase and started their north
By Alfred G. Andersen,
Herald and Examiner reporter-.spy who outwitted the German
secret service and spent a
week, undetected, in Germany.
(Copyright,' 1918, by Star
ward flight.. The sentries suspected nothing. Nocturnal scouting
expeditions were customary.
The following morning Dr. liicolai and Silberhorn landed a few
stiles from iopenhgen.
They had laken civilian clothes
with them, and when the Danish
pollee anditilitary reachedethe
aeropl-ane its occupatits were in
mufti. This saved them from internment in Denmark.
Adam and Haase. in the companion machine. ventured perilously
ttore to the brink of death. Running short of gasoline. Adam, with
kil the pluck of a dauntless Amerean. decidedito take thedbiggest
chance of hi-i life by landing-on
the German Island of Fehmarn, in
the midst-of a large garrison. and
fill his depleted gasoline tank.
Everybody from the commandant sown thought we were on a
scouting expedition. Adam told
me when he and Stiberhorn were
y dinner guests.
Adam and Haase landed on the
island of Langelanti a few hours
after their friends had reached
I happen to know, through some
surcec cannotreveal, that the
t:Erman government demnanded
that the four deserters be aurreqdered. But the Danish foreign oflier, whose personnel harbor no
sympathy for the German caus.
pointed is a treaiy twith Germany
providing that deserters may be
treated as noncombatants and
hence he given full liberty in Dew
I wasutter that story and determined to get it. hasing failed
in lily first attempt I nosed about
topenhagen until I discovered
where Attam and Silberhorn were
rooming. I called on them and invited them to take dinner with
5me at the St. Thomas.
"I suppose you were puzzled that
Dr. Nicolai refused to talk to you..
remarked Silberhorn. "Wissen sle
l e thought you were a Germng
spy. Americans don't Usually dress
as you do. You don't look a bit
like an Aonterioen. --
I chuckled inwardly. It was tall
very European sartorial canmonCage that had helped mc delude the
vaunted German 5intelligena" machinery on my excursion.o Berlin.
'We would ifke to get to America." observed Adam.
"What would you do
"We would tour the ci
hold public meetings.
tell the Americana. esp
able and oppressive tb
form of government is.
tell them hw the rank
the German people hat
and the haughty slave
sponsible for it. There
things we should like I
-itende ini the I tited S
'Wgy not tell it to r
gested. I represent l
two Germans. "t1'e hat
Judge Thorup of the C
criminal court never to
word About the situatic
many. We were relensi
condition. This was a st
promise with the Germ
"Ani ir. Nicolai7 Iisn
tinder the same obligati
Before we had finishe
nec I had conceived a
might enable Dr. Nicol
me his story withobt %it
promise to Assessor Th
As 1 accompanied m
guests down Vesterbroga
their-lodgings I begged
plain to Di. Nicolas that
at all a German spy and
range an interview with
Nicolai Wrtes V
Three days later Ada:
berhorn escorted me tc
fessors apartment. lit
that lime satishied that
trusted. Then followed
cot interview of my wh
as a newspaper writer.
"Dr. Nicolas." I began.
stand from our friends
you have promised the 1
titorities not to say a a
'Correct," he answerei
'But did Prof. Thorn
anything about writing?'
"Very well, then. Ii
some questions and you
your answers as we go
Dr. Nicolal leaned ba
chair and laughed.
"You Americans are
resourceful people in the
chuckled. "Go ahead an
I placed a pad and pet
him on theotable anfi prt
interview him. The unust
made the interview leng
had one advantage. D
never can reproach me
4T. be seaslased ta
A CHICAGO SPY IN GERMA
Alfred Andersen, Herald and Examiner Reporter, Gets Amazing
view From Dr. G. F. Nicolai, Famous Berlin University Educal
Who Estaped Kaiser's Clutches by Danes' Aid:
IWe-tactiwaill be condoned, but a-an-!'lestruction of propel~ty, the dn'der
etatee a-ill not be tolerated. Beaaese of inkluenza" the instructions
tonlude, 'large crowds must not be
allowed to hisemble.
I1Is Kiled by
Phjsici.&s 4AuZto!fsorris.acemmalaui 44,years old.
1043 'Wst tw.enthsth st.. a machiaist,
was sorlc by - an automobile at
Ialashail blv4.. and the Chicago. Bur-'
ington & Qiiofl Railroad viaduct
yesterday., aofering faijuries from
e th $ athony' aHokp '. ftyu rift t lssatr. Dr. Louis
r. 4 Nint~th Orove av.,:s k.-con 't*driver of the'
iasKok ~ala to he hospital.
MRS. GIBBS NO. 6 Greatest Need of SU!CIDE'S B
ASKS_FREEDOM icago 'ROBBED IN
- T IS rapid traasit. At present
J hper tent of the people must Ghouls Strip Money,
Vey ShortlyJesse WOn't Havetravel on surface lines; only 20
One to His Name; Tw9 Appear per cant can travel on elevatedin and Clothing From Re
-WIthin aix years after the new____
Therewasn't uchdtoratiaround on unificatioa and subway It was a.remet,- anttot
the County 'Builing yesterday, eta-ordinance becomes effective, rapid the woods went of St. Lu
cept that another of Jesse tley transit facilities will be increased tery which Andrew J. Soil
S d do h 0 per cent, through which 6 per ate operator picked Ta
was ilm Buen g, is lx- an cent of the people will havedirect. nlng Io cad his life. But
wasHila Sanbra hi sith nd rapid transit facilities. and every else had found th4 way lb
last inatrianonialgprse. person will have the benefits of a e
Her attorney, Frank Tyrell. filed a unifed service of surface, elevated casth beforet svo bdes.
came -apon his body yester
5 TRAC- Swinging by a rope fro
NGRESS NEWSPAPER R M rEs. had been stripped of aro
o charnsand ring, ove