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Place.

Days. Miles.
Place.

Days. Miles.
Naples, via London...... 9 5,195 Saigon, via San Fran-
Odessa, via London.....11 5,455 cisco

..39 12,240 Panama

6 2,355 St. Petersburg, via LonParis 8 4,020 don

..10

5,370 Port Limon, via New

St. Thomas, W. I.. 6 1,650 Orleans 6 2,865 San Juan, P. R...

6 1,730 Queenstown

7 3,250

Santiago, Chile, via PanRangoon, via London. 31 11,900 ama

.38 6,010 Rio de Janeiro...

.23 6,204 Shanghai, via San FranRome, via London...... 9 5,030 cisco

.25 9,920

Place.

Days. Miles Singapore, via London...33 12,175 Southampton

8 3,689 Stockholm, via London..10 4.975 Suez, Egypt, via London.14 6,370 Sydney, N. S. W., via

San Francisco.. .21 11,570 Trieste, via London.....10 4.910 Valparaiso, via Panama,37 5.915 Venice, via London...... 9 4.780 Vienna, via London......10 4,740

HOSPITALS.

Alexian Brothers-Racine and Belden avenues.
Augustana-480 Cleveland avenue.
Bennett-North Ada and Fulton streets.
Beulah-963 North Clark street.
Bohemian-646 South California avenue.
Chicago Baptist-Rhodes avenue and 34th street.
Chicago Charity-2407 Dearborn street.
Chicago City Infant-191 LaSalle avenue.
Chicago Eye and Ear-1405. 126 State street.
Chicago Homeopathic-354 South Wood street.
Chicago Hospital-452 49th street.
Chicago Lying-In-294 Ashland boulevard.
Chicago Maternity-1033 North Clark street.
Chicago Policlinic-174 Chicago avenue.
Chicago Skin and Cancer-3040 Calumet avenue.
Chicago Union-1492 Wellington street.
Children's-Wood street, near Polk.
Columbia-4607 Champlain avenue.
Columbus-145 Lake View avenue.
Cook County-West Harrison and Wood streets.
Detention-Wood and West Polk streets.
Emergency (city)-309 5th avenue, 334 West Monroe

street, 533 Wells street, 339 Michigan avenue and

402 Washington boulevard. Englewood-West 60th and South Green streets. Evangelical Deaconesses'-80 Wisconsin street. Frances E. Willard National Temperance-343

South Lincoln street. German-American-1619 Diversey boulevard. German Hospital-754 Hamilton court. Grace-167 South Sangamon street. Hahnemann-2814 Groveland avenue. Illinois Charitable Eye and Ear Infirmary-227

West Adams street. Isolation-West 35th street and Lawndale avenue. Jefferson Park-481 West Monroe street. Lakeside_4147 Lake avenue. Lake View-1728 Belmont avenue. Lincoln Park-500 LaSalle avenue. Marion Sims-438 LaSalle avenue. Mary Thompson-West Adams and Paulina streets.

Maurice Porter Children's—606 Fullerton avenue. Memorial Institute for Infectious Diseases-762

West Harrison street. Mercy--Calumet avenue and 26th street. Michael Reese-Groveland avenue and 29th street. Monroe Street-1044 West Monroe street. Norwegian Lutheran-Haddon avenue and Leavitt

street. Norwegian Lutheran Tabitha-North Francisco ave.

nue and Thomas street. Park Avenue-175 Park avenue. Passavant Memorial-192 Superior street. People's-2184 Archer avenue. Post-Graduate-Dearborn and 24th streets. Presbyterian-West Congress and Wood streets. Provident-Dearborn and 36th streets. Robert Burns-Washington boulevard, opposite Gar

field park. Roosevelt--805 West Monroe street. St. Ann's-North 49th avenue and Thomas street. St. Anthony de Padua-West 19th street and Mar

shall boulevard. St. Anthony's Hospital and Orphanage--28 Frank

fort street. St. Bernard's Hotel Dieu-6337 Harvard avenue. St. Elizabeth's-North Claremont avenue and Le

moyne street. St. Hedwig's-936 North Hoyne avenue. St. Joseph's-360 Garfield avenue. St. Luke's-1416 Indiana avenue. St. Mary of Nazareth-545 North Leavitt street. South Chicago-730 92d place. Streeter-2646 Calumet avenue. Swedish Covenant-250 West Foster avenue. United States Marine Clarendon and Graceland

avenues and 9206 Commercial avenue. Washington Park-60th street and Vernon avenue. Wesley-2459 Dearborn street. West Side-819 West Harrison street. Woman's Hospital of Chicago-Rhodes avenue and

32d street.

DISPENSARIES.

Alexian Brothers' Hospital-Belden and Racine

avenues. American Medical Missionary-888 35th place; open

10 a. m. to 12 m. Bennett Free-412 Fulton; open 9 a. m. to 5 p.

m., except Sundays. Central Free-West Harrison and Wood; 9 a. m.

to 5 p. m., except Sundays. Chicago Clinic-904 Masonic Temple. Chicago Clinical School Free-819 West Harrison;

daily, 9 a. m. to 6 p. m. Chicago Eye and Ear-1405, 126 State; 9:30 a. m.

to 1 p. m. Chicago Lying-In-Maxwell and Newberry and 192

West Division. Chicago Medical Mission-472 State; 9 a. m. to 10

p. m. daily. Chicago Policlinic-176 Chicago avenue; 8:30 a. m.

to 5 p. m. daily. Chicago Public-Dearborn and 24th; all day. Dunkard Mission—185 Hastings. German Hospital-Larrabee and Grant place; 9

a. m. to 4 p. m., except Sundays. Hahnemann College Free--2811 Cottage Grove ave

nue; all day. Hering College-352 South Wood; 8 a. m. to 8 p. m., except Sundays.

Illinois Charitable Eye and Ear-121 South Peoria;

1:30 to 3 p. m., except Sundays and holidays. Kirkland Free 122 Halsted. Marcy Home--134 Newberry avenue; 2 to 5 p. m.,

except Sundays. Mary Thompson-West Adams and Paulina; 1 to 3

p. m., except Sundays. Mennonite-145 West 18th; Mondays, 7 to 9 p. m.,

and Wednesdays and Fridays, 3 to 5 p. m. Michael Reese Free-Groveland and 29th. North Star-186 Superior; 1 to 2 p. m., except

Sundays. Provident-Dearborn and 36th. St. Anthony's Free-28 Frankfort: daily. St. Joseph's Free--360 Garfield avenue; 10 a. m. to

12 m., 3 to 5 p. m., except Sundays. St. Luke's Free-1426 Indiana avenue; 8 a. m, to

5 p. m.. except Sundays and holidays. South Side-2431 Dearborn, 10 a. m. to 12 m. and

2 to 4 p. m. daily. United Hebrew Charities West Side Free-Morgan,

near Maxwell: daily except Sundays. Volunteers of America-767 West 63d. West Side Free--Congress and Honore (College of

Physicians and Surgeons); daily, except Sun

days. 10 a. m. to 4 p. m. West Side Maternity--460 South Desplaines. Woman's Hospital of Chicago Free-Rhodes ave

nue and 32d; daily, except Sundays, 2 to 4 p. m.

PRINCIPAL LIBRARIES OF CHICAGO AND EVANSTON.

Librarian--Clement W. Andrews.
Board of Directors-E. W. Blatchford, Robert T.

Lincoln, Henry W. Bishop, John M. Clark, Frank S. Johnson, Peter S. Grosscup, Marvin Hughitt, Thomas D. Jones, John J. Mitchell, Leonard A. Busby, Robert Forsyth, Chauncey Keep and the mayor and the comptroller of the city of Chicago, ex officiis. Hours-The library is open daily, except Sunday.

from 9 a. m. to 10 p. m.

The John Crerar library contained in October, 1907, 211,000 volumes and 50,000 pamphlets on the social, physical, natural and medical sciences and their applications. They cannot be taken from the library, but may be freely consulted by all who wish to do so. The department of medical science, formerly housed in the Newberry library building, has now been moved to the main library. where the Senn reading room is open to physicians and students.

THE NEWBERRY LIBRARY. North Clark street and Walton place. President-E. W. Blatchford. Librarian-John Vance Cheney. Secretary-Jesse L. Moss. Trustees-George E. Adams, Edward E. Ayer,

Eliphalet W. Blatchford, Franklin H. Head, David B. Jones, Bryan Lathrop, George Manierre, Horace H. Martin, Gen. Walter C. Newberry, John A. Spoor, Lambert Tree, John P. Wilson, Moses J. Wentworth. Hours-From 9 a. m. to 10 p. m. every day except

Sunday.

CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY. Michigan avenue and Washington street. Board of Directors-James F. Bowers, president;

Bernard J. Cigrand, vice-president; Z. P. Brosseau, John W. Eckhart, Robert J. Roulston, John L. Novak, Graham Taylor, Julius Stern, Antonio

La gorio. Meetings-Regular meetings of the board are held

at 8 p. m. on the second and fourth Mondays of

each month. Secretary-William B. Wickersham. Librarian-F, H. Hild. Hours-Circulation department open 9 a. m. to 6:30

p. m.; Sundays, closed; reading room and reference department, 9 a. m. to 10 p. m.; Sundays, 9 a. m. to 6 p. m. The public library is free to all residents of the city.

Books may be borrowed for home reading either at the main building downtown or at any of the various delivery stations. The only requirement is that the borrower must furnish a certificate signed by a property owner guaranteeing the library against loss.

At the close of the library year, May 31, 1907, the public library contained 339,664 volumes. The aggregate circulation for the year was 1,986,664 volumes, which does not include the use of books kept on the open shelves at the main library or its branches or the periodicals and newspapers used in the reading rooms. Following is a list of the delivery stations. NORTH.

3. 770 W. Madison-st. 1. 378 Orleans-st.

4. 821 S. Ashland-av. 2. 633 Larrabee-st.

5. 1202 Milwaukee-av. 3. 477 Lincoln-av.

6. 355 S. Western-av. 4. 2517 N. Hermitage

7. 862 N. California-av.

8. 1520 Ogden-av. av. 5. 1665 Lincoln-av.

9. 21 Blue Island-av. 6. 226 North-av.

10. 2020 W. Madison-st. 7. 4810 N. Clark-st.

11. 1201 W. Irving Park

bd. 8. 701 Belmont-av. 9.

12. 1269 W. Madison-st. 10. 1617 N. Clark-st.

13. 1827 N. Kedzie-av. 11. 1956 N. Halsted-st.

14. 1502 N. Rockwell-st. 12. 1220 Argyle-st.

15. 2738 N. 47th-av. 13. 1920 Evanston-av.

16. 2092 W. 26th-st.

17. 1681 W. 12th-st. SOUTH.

18. 1802 Milwaukee-av. 1. 154 22d-st.

19. 1198 Armitage-av. 2. 190 31st-st.

20. 781 W. 12th-st. 3. 3961 Cottage Grove 21. 902 Ogden-av. av.

22. 285 N. Lawndale-ay. 4. 663 W. 43d-st.

23. 1684 W. North-ay. 5. 49th-st. and Lake-av. 24, 180 Grand-av. 6. 44112 W. 63d-st.

25. 115 North Park-av. 7. 2876 Archer-av.

(Austin). 8. 89th-st. and Muske- 26. gon-av.

27. 1598 Armitage-av. 9. 9901 Ewing-av.

28. 1555 Harrison-st. 10. 72d-st. & Normal-av. 29. 149 N. Kedzie-av. 11. 531 E. 55th-st.

30. 867 W. 22d-st. 12. 3841 State-st.

31. 22d-st. and Troy-ay. 13. 572 47th-st. 14. 759 W. 120th-st.

BRANCH READING ROOMS. 15. 11100 Michigan-av. 1. 1202 Milwaukee-av. 16. 246 W. 69th-st.

2. 3841 State-st. 17. 41363d-st.

3. 226 North-av. 18. 1079 75th-st.

4. 821 S. Ashland-av. 19. 45th-st. and Marsh- 5. 21 Blue Island-av. field-av.

6. 770 W. Madison-st. 20. 8670 Vincennes-av. 7. Hamilton Park. 21. 5521 Halsted-st.

8. Davis-sq.

9. Armour-sq.
23. 33d-st. & Shields-av. 10. Bessemer park.
24. 7502 Saginaw-av.

BRANCH LIBRARY.
WEST.

49th-st. and Lake-av. (T. 1. 485 S. Clinton-st.

B. Blackstone memo2. 547 Grand-av.

rial branch).

The Newberry library, Sept. 1, 1907, contained 227,282 books and pamphlets. These are not circulated, but are kept for reference purposes. The library is open to the public.

EVANSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY.

City hall, Evanston. Free to residents of Evanston and open to others on payment of an annual fee of $2.50, or 25 cents a month. Reference department free to all. Library open from 9 a. m. to 9 p. m. week days. Reading room open from 2 to 6 p._m. Sundays and holidays. Number of volumes June 1, 1907, 40,548. Librarian, Mary B. Lindsay.

LEWIS INSTITUTE LIBRARY.

West Madison and Robey streets. The Lewis institute library contains about 15,000 volumes and 1,000 pamphlets. The public is admitted to the reading room, but books are loaned only to instructors and students. Throughout the school year the library is open from 8 a. m. to 5:30 p. m. daily except on Saturday, when it closes at 3 p. m.; during the session of the night school the hour for closing is 9:30 p. m. Librarian, Miss Frances S. Talcott.

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UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO LIBRARY. At the university, 58th street and Ellis avenue.

This library contains 461,385 volumes and 170,000 pamphlets. It is primarily for the use of the students at the university, but others may have all the privileges upon the payment of a fee. Properly accredited scholars visiting Chicago will receive complimentary cards for a term of four weeks or less upon application. The reading room is open to all and contains a substation of the Chicago public library. The librarian is Zella Allen Dixson, L. H. D.

THE JOHN CRERAR LIBRARY.

87 Wabash avenue, 6th floor. President Judge Peter S. Grosscup. Vice-Presidents-Henry W. Bishop and Thomas D.

Jones.
Secretary-Leonard A. Busby.
Treasurer-William J. Louderback.

CHICAGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY LIBRARY.

Dearborn avenue, corner Ontario street.
Acting President-Franklin H. Head.
First Vice-President-Thomas Dent.
Second Vice-President-Lambert Tree.
Treasurer-Orson Smith.
Librarian-Caroline M. McIlvaine.

etc.,

Secretary-John P. Wilson.

p. m.

The library is primarily for the students Executive Committee-Franklin H. Head, Edward of the institute, but is practically, a free reference

E. Ayer, Joseph T. Bowen, William A. Fuller, library on fine art Librarian, Jessie L. Forrester.
Charles F. Gunther, Samuel H. Kerfoot, Jr.,
George Merryweather, Otto L. Schmidt.

ACADEMY OF SCIENCES LIBRARY. The library, museum and portrait gallery are

In Lincoln park. open to the public from 9 a. m. to 5 p. m. on week days. It is a repository of matter relating Consists principally of the publications of learned to the history of the northwest, particularly of societies of this and other countries and is espeChicago. It contains some

40,000 volumes and cially rich in the literature of photography, zoolo75,000 pamphlets and a large collection of maps, gy, geology and allied sciences. Oct. 1, 1907, the views,

illustrative of the development of library contained over 26,000 volumes and pamIllinois and the central west.

phlets. Open from 9 a. m. to 5 p. m. on week

days. NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY LIBRARY. Evanston, Ill.

ST. IGNATIUS' COLLEGE LIBRARY. The Northwestern university library contained

413 West 12th street. 65,941 bound volumes and 43,000 pamphlets May 1, Intended chiefly for the faculty and students of 1907. The library is open during the college year the college, but may be consulted by others on apfrom 8 a. m. to 10 p. m. daily, except Sunday, plying to the librarian. Open from 8 a. m. to 4 and during the summer vacation from 8 a. m. to p. m. The library contains about 20,000 volumes, 12 m. and from 1:30 to 5 p. m.

including many rare old books, 800 folios and a

complete selection of the classics. Four lending liPULLMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY.

braries are attached containing over 10,000 volumes 73 to 77 Arcade building, Pullman, Ill.

for the use of special societies, making the total Contains 10,000 volumes.

30,000 volumes. Librarian, James O'Meara, S. J.

Library open from 9:30 a. m. to 5:30 p. m. and in the evenings from 6:45 to 9 o'clock. Librarian, Bertha S. Ludlam; as.

WESTERN SOCIETY OF ENGINEERS. sistant librarian, Miss Isabel Ludlam.

Rooms 1734-1741 Monadnock block. GARRETT BIBLICAL INSTITUTE LIBRARY.

The library is intended for the members of the

society, but others may consult it from 9 a. m. Evanston, Ill. to 5 p. m., except Sundays and holidays.

It conThis is a reference library of theology for the tains over 6,000 volumes, chiefly on engineering use of the faculty and students of the institute, and technical subjects. Librarian, J. H. Warder. but open to the public October to June, from 9 m. to 4 p. m. Oct. 1, 1907, the library con

CHICAGO LAW INSTITUTE LIBRARY. tained 24,449 volumes. Librarian, Doremus A. Hayes.

1025 county building.

President-Lyman M. Paine.
HAMMOND LIBRARY.

Secretary-Alfred E. Barr.
43 Warren avenue.

Treasurer-Clarence A. Burley. The Hammond library of the Chicago Theological

Librarian-William H. Holden. seminary contains about 30,000 volumes. It is in

The library is exclusively for the use of the tended for the use of the faculty and students of

legal profession. It contains about 42,000 volumes. the Chicago Theological seminary, but may

be consulted by clergymen and others. The library is

FIELD MUSEUM LIBRARY. open on week đays from September to May from

Jackson park. 9 a. m. to 12 m. and from 1 to 5p. m. and except on Saturdays from 7 to 10 p. m. Acting li

The museum library occupies three rooms in the brarian, Florence M. Freeman.

north end of the building and is open to the pub

lic every week day from 9 a. m. to 4:30 p. m. RYERSON LIBRARY.

The library is a scientific one and is designed for

reference purposes only. Art institute, Michigan avenue and Adams street. In the reading room the magazines are accessible

The Ryerson library of the Art institute is de- without application. Visitors can consult books voted exclusively to works on fine art. It con- by making application to the librarian. tains more than 4,600 bound volumes and a col- The library on Sept. 30, 1907, contained approxi. lection of 16,000 Braun autotypes. Open every day mately 40,000 books and pamphlets. Librarian, except Sundays and holidays from 9 a. m. to 5 Elsie Lippincott.

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MUNICIPAL LODGING HOUSE.

10 North Union street. The municipal lodging house is for the benefit of

1905. deserving poor who are temporarily out of employ; Situations supplied..

4,960 ment. Those who are able to work are compelled Cripples received..

528 to perform three hours of labor in return for lodg

Sent to county agent..

193 ing and breakfast. Statistics for the calendar Skilled laborers received..

4,634 years 1905 and 1906 and the first four months of

Unskilled laborers received. 9, 601 1907 follow:

Sent to county hospital.

100 1905. 1906. 1907. Sent to the Bureau of Charities 65 Lodgings given. .14,235 13,503 8,239 Sent to dispensary

972 Meals served.. 28,707 27,016 16,478 Vaccinations

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CHICAGO BUILDING STATISTICS.

Year. 1890. 1891. 1892. 1893 1894. 1895.

Number of buildings erected since 1890, with estimated cost.
Buildings. Cost. Year.

Buildings. Cost. Year.
. 11,608 $47,322,100 1896..

6,444 $22,730,615 1902. 11,805 54,201.800 1897.

5.294 21,777,230 | 1903. .13,194 64,740,800 1898.

4,067 21,294,325 1904. 8,559 28,708, 750 1899.

3,794 20,856, 750 1905. 9,755 33,863,465

1900.

3,554 19,100,050 1906. 8,633 35,010,0:13 | 1901.

6,053 34,962,075 1907* *Jan. 1. to July 1.

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CHICAGO WATERWORKS SYSTEM.

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The following table shows the growth of Chi. cago's waterworks system by decades since 1854, when the first large pumping station at Chicago avenue and the lake was built, and by years since 1900:

Population Gallons Gallons Water

(school pumped per pipe Total Year. census). per day.capita, mileage. revenue. 1854.. 65,872 591,083

30.0 1860.. 109,260 4,703,525 43.0 91.0 $131,162.00 1870.. 306, 605 21,766,260 70.9 272.4 539,180.00 1880.. 491,516 57,384,376 116.7 455.4 865,618.35 1890.. 1,208,669 152,372,288 126.0 1,205.0 2,109,508.00 1900.. 2,007,695 322,599.630 160.6 1,872.0 3,250,481.85 1901.. *1,786,266 342,824,449 191.9 1,890.0 3,370,600.88 1902.. *1,844,661 358,101, 710 194.1 1,918.0 3,611,558.91 1903.. *1,903,096 376,015,974 196.0 1,939.0 3,689,625.80 1904.. *1,962,251 398,985,350 203.3 1,978.0 3,834,541.30 1905.. *2,060,000 410,850,106 200.0 2,038.0 4,019, 205.88 1906.. 2,140,000 436,954,473 204.2 2,073.0 4,281,065.50

*Federal census estimate. In 1906 the total amount of water pumped was 160,184,636,656 gallons. For the first six months of 1907 the amount pumped was 81,727,255,870 gallons and the revenue $2,222,233.60.

The pumping stations, with the year of construction and capacity per day in gallons (August, 1907), are: Chicago avenue (1854)...

99,000,000 Twenty-second street (1875).

65,000,000 Harrison street (1889).

30,000,000 Lake View (1892)..

45,000,000 Fourteenth street (1892).

95.000.000 Sixty-eighth street (1892).

93,500.000 Washington Heights (1892).

4,000,000 Norwood Park (1897)...

1.000.000 Central Park (1900).

100,000.000 Springfield avenue (1901)..

.100,000,000 Rogers Park (1899)..

3,000,000 Total capacity per day..

635,500,000 One 5-foot tunnel from two-mile crib to Chicago

avenue pumping station; built 1867; cost $464,

866.05. One 7-foot tunnel from two-mile crib to Chicago

avenue pumping station; built 1874; cost $415,

709.36. One 7-foot tunnel from two-mile crib to Chicago

avenue pumping station; built 1887-1895; cost

$342,786.64. One 8-foot tunnel from four-mile crib to 14th street

pumping station; built 1892; cost $1,104,744.12. One 10-foot tunnel from Carter H. Harrison crib

to foot of Oak street; built 1898; cost $677,577.55. One 7-foot tunnel from Lake View crib to Lake

View pumping station; built 1896; cost $701,792.45. One 7-foot tunnel from Hyde Park crib to Esth

street pumping station; built 1898; cost $771,556.07. One 14-foot tunnel from Hyde Park to 73d street and Railroad avenue; in course of construction.

LAND TUNNELS. One 7-foot tunnel from Chicago avenue pumping

station to 22d street pumping station; built 1874; cost $542,912.63.

One 7-foot tunnel from Park row shaft to foot of

Peck place and thence to Harrison street pump

ing station; built 1891; cost $279,848.78. One 6-foot connecting tunnel in Jefferson street from

Van Buren to Harrison; built 1891; cost $15,968.17. One 10-foot tunnel foot of Oak street to Green

street and Grand avenue, and two 8-foot tunnels from that point to Central Park avenue and Springfield avenue pumping stations respectively;

built 1900; cost $2,121,525.02. One 7-foot tunnel connecting above 10-foot tunnel with Chicago avenue pumping station (remodeled);

built 1898; cost $42, 436.45. One 9-foot tunnel from 104th street and Stewart

avenue to 73d and State streets; one 12-foot tun. nel in 73d street from State street to Yates arenue, and one 14 foot tunnel from Yates a venue to Railroad avenue; in course of construction

(1907). One 7-foot tunnel in Polk street connecting Peck

place shaft and Jefferson street shaft; in course

of construction (1907). One 8-foot tunnel from Chicago avenue to 22d

street and Ashland avenue; in course of construction (1907). WATER-PIPE TUNNELS UNDER CHICAGO

RIVER. Dimen'nsLength Year in ft. in ft. built. Cost.

Location. 5.

280

1871 $7,550.00 Adams-st. 6.

249 1871 7,633.00 Archer-av. 742x1042. 225 1891 17,453.56 Ashland-av. 6..

306 1871 7,750.00 Chicago-av. 5.

227 1880 6,875.00 Clybourn-pl. 6.

468

1903 13,324.00 Division-st. 7x842

330 1871 11,220.00 Division-st. 8.. 297 1880

14.600.00 18th-st. 61x9.

314 1880 7,883.00 Harrison-st. 6x7.

.1,548 1899 35,561.75 Drainage canal. 5..

403 1895 29,614.58 N. Western-ay. 5..

485 1880 11,250.00 Rush-st. 7x10..

241 1892 17,495.20 35th-st. 6..

311 1876 7,550.00 Throop-st. 7x8..

345

1905 28,584.54 Montrose-bd. *Under canal. Three other tunnels were in course of construction in 1907 at Indiana street, Ashland avenue and Diversey avenue.

WATERWORKS CRIBS. Name.

Built. Cost. Two-mile

.1867 $106,679.63 Four-mile

.1891 472,890.93 Lake View.

. 1896 164,085.82 Hyde Park..

.1896 137,624.77 C. H. Harrison..

.1900 232,738.10

VALUE OF WATERWORKS PROPERTY. The total appraised value of the Chicago waterworks property Dec. 31, 1906, was $42, 159, 443.27, divided as follows: Real estate, $4, 126, 188.86; buildings, $919,540.86; equipment, $1,999,659.03; cribs, tunnels, mains, etc., $29,510,407.52.

FIRE LOSSES IN CHICAGO BY YEARS.

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Year. Fires. Loss. Insurance. Year. Fires. Loss. Insurance. Year, Fires. Loss. Insurance. 1890.... 2.755 $2,092.071 $47,937.840 1896.... 4,414 $1,979,355 $59,970,130 1902.... 5,123 $4,118,933 $71,615,759 1891.. 3.353 3.053.874 59,703,511 1897.. 5,326 2,272,990 55,233,596 1903.. 6.054 3,062,922 68.748.203 1892. 3.549 1.521,445 65,535,291 1898. 5.048 2.651,735 56,550,470 1904.. 6,661 2,950,254 77,234,230 1893.

5.224 3,149,590 180,987.890 1899. 6,031 4,534,065 70,851.165 1905.... 6.505 3, 298, 929 76,533.530 1894.... 5,174 3, 254,140 72,185,581

1900..

5,503 2,213,699 72,893,463 1906.... 6,291 4,143,386 75,685,826 1895.... 5,316 2,974,760 73,443,646 1901.. 6,136 4,296,433 83,079,743 | 1907*... 3,160 2,675, 725 53,020.214

*First six months.

INTERNAL REVENUE COLLECTIONS IN CHICAGO.

First district of Illinois, calendar year 1906. Collecte on lists.... $31,015.38 Tobacco

$1,120,108.84 | Playing cards.. Fermented liquors..... 4,463,200.50 Special tax.

450,010.00 Filled cheese.
Distilled spirits.. 171,381.32 Oleomargarine (14 cent) 93,755.44
Cigars and cigarettes. 671, 434.41 Oleomargarine (10-cent) 226,860.50 Total, 1906.
Snuff

114,521.23 Renovated butter...... 73,547.58 Total, 1905.

$39,257,12

682.43

7,455.774.28 6,937, 232.35 567

WORK OF THE POLICE DEPARTMENT.

ARRESTS IN 1906.

Male. Female. Total. Total number..

.67,377 11,015 78,392 Married

. 20,879 3,559 24,438 Single

.46,498 7,456 53,594 Under 16.

3,765 193

3,958 From 16 to 20..

9,921 1,041 10,962 From 20 to 25.

.13,747 3,622 17,369 From 25 to 30.

10,961 2,095 13,056 From 30 to 40..

. 16,519 2,578 19,097 From 40 to 50.

8,595 1,056 9,651 From 50 to 60..

2,929 310 3,239 More than 60....

940

120

1,060 OCCUPATIONS OF PRISONERS. Actors 59 Liverymen

11 Agents 428 Machinists

1,054 Artists 18 Masons

187 Attorneys 78 Merchants

659 Bakers 337 Midwives

7 Barbers 485 Milkmen

43 Barkeepers 712 Miners

28 Billposters 29 Moiders

441 Blacksmiths 202 Musicians

153 Boilermakers 147 None

15,508 Brokers 72 Painters

1,022 Butchers 052 Peddlers

1,378 Carpenters 835 Physicians

85 Clergymen 12 | Plasterers

116 Cigarmakers 153 | Plumbers

272 Clerks 5,144 Policemen

23 Constables 35 Porters

1,005 Cooks 473 Printers

552 Dentists 24 Prostitutes

3,372 Detectives 22 Roofers

103 Druggists 93 Sailors

161 Electricians 335 Salesmen

752 Engineers 297 Saloonkeepers

2,109 Farmers 102 Servants

308 Firemen 279 Shoemakers

205 Florists 26 Steamfitters

233 Grocers 93 Stonecutters

56 Harnessmakers 56 Students

100 Horseshoers 80 Tailors

728 Hostlers 93 Teamsters

4,140 Housekeepers 3, 163 Tinsmiths

126 Janitors 396 Undertakers

30 Jewelers 38 Upholsterers

64 Junk dealers. 235 Wagonmakers

18 Laborers .18.687 Watchmen

171 Lathers

56 | Other occupations.. 9,021 NATIVITY OF PRISONERS.

1906. 1905. 1904. 1903. 1902. American

45,162 40,948 40,041 47,530 42,805 Colored 6,465 5,863 5,328 6,485

5,911 Austrian

1,098 664 590 734 471 Bohemian

1,103 962 885 992 840 Canadian

554 479 479 542 754 Chinese

1,022

317
104

99 Danish

312 264 253 271 315 English

646 538 541 654 615 French

233 303 229 236 290 German

5,119 4,277 4,487 5,295 5,069 Greek

1,156 1,108 1,135 1,201 836 Hollander

94 105 126 133 149 Italian

1,715 1,551 1,488 1,714 1, 116 Irish

2,948 2,650 2,673 3,166 3,157 Norwegian

634 460 507 583 635 Polish

4,251 3,263 3,394 3,903 3,420 Russian

2,450 1,924 1,689 1,905 1,842 Swedish

1,431
1,218 1,200

1,278

1,052 Scotch

280 256 276 297 437 Swiss

91 54 69 72 129 Others

1,628 994 637 668

CLASSIFICATION OF CHARGES. Felonies.

1906. 1905. 1904. 1903. 1902. Abandonment of child 1 9 49 45 Abduction

24 27 27 33 34 Accessory to burglary 17 16 202 252 23 Accessory to larceny.. 34 60 513 666 211 Accessory to murder.. 10 46 46 82 65 Accessory to robbery. 16 19 117 201 9 Arson

33 46 21 22 16 Assault, murderous. 915 931 502

567 717 Assault, by robbers.. 191 122 154 186 137 Attempted burglary 88 78 97 91 130 Bigamy

19 12 47 44 8 Burglary

1,739 1,780 1,388 1,616 1,653 Confidence game.

501 535 304 267 154 Counterfeiting

5 5 1 2 Embezzlement

168

115 110 127 196 Forgery

87 64 85 86 66 Kidnaping

11 8 7 6 5 Larceny

5,329 5,234 4,732 5,398 5,051 Malicious mischief. 717 553

674 665 Manslaughter

33 11 30 7 3 Mayhem

52 39 38 46 34 Murder

68 177 35 50 25 Passing counterfeits.. 13 4 5 3 6 Perjury

11 8 19 13 11 Receiving stolen property

485 371 387 445 357 Robbery

1,001 1,200 922 933 832 Other felonies..

808 674 711 688 111

STATE MISDEMEANORS. Abandonment of wife or children....

547 424 320 314 Assault

2,698 2,431 2,648 3,803 4,239 Assault with deadly weapons

1,054 1,010 868 920 432 Carrying concealed weapons

1,330 1,160 576 610 911 Cruelty to animals.... 162 57 28 24 142 Cruelty to children. 52 7 3 5 2 Having gaming devices 913

689
800

623 Illegal voting.

5 4 1 Intimidation

42 46 140 33 1 False pretenses.

403 431 457 351 497 Riot

31 241 139

49 5 Selling liquor to drunkards or minors.

24 1 12 33 5 Extortion by threats. 9 13 70 70 30 Other state misdemeanors

1,680 1,370 1,979 2,356 139 VIOLATION OF CITY ORDINANCES. Disorderly

.49,230 45,847 45,577 40,186 34,405 Doing business without license

319 276 658 594 351 Inmates of disorderly house

1,972 1,295 691 1,128 1,401 Inmates gamb'g house 5,603 4,336 3,803 1,954 1,713 Inmates opium den.. 281 232 146 181 223 Impersonating, officer. 52 44 22 15 20 Keeping a disorderly house

649 428 340

379 Keeping gaming house 1,258 850 796 184 525 Resisting off cer.. 833 626 528 734 684 Street walkers..... 2,437 Vagrancy 379 361 68 631

581 Other violations city ordinances

7,219, 8,143 7,216 9,942

21

841

326

372

Total

.78,392 68,622 66,344 77,763 70,314 DISPOSITION OF CASES IN POLICE COURTS.

Males. Females. Total. Held to grand jury.

3,218 220

3,438 Held to juvenile court.

1,889 172 2,061 Fined

...19,300 3,398 22,698 Discharged

.53,110 6,596 59,706 Released on peace bonds..

1,063 252 1,315 Otherwise disposed of.

192 20 212

91,554 82,572 79,026 77,763 70,314 *Not separately classified. AMBULANCE-WAGON SERVICE (1906). Alarms responded to...

10,292 Arrests made.

716 Fires attended..

62 Miles traveled..

66,765 Sick and injured taken to hospital.

7,202 Sick and injured taken home..

1,108 Sick and injured taken to station

188 Dead taken to morgue..

135 Dead taken to residence. Insane persons cared for..

59 Destitute persons cared for.

8 Prisoners taken to jail..

9 Children taken to Foundlings' home.

2 Children taken to county agent.

39 Miscell us runs.

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