Clipped From The Daily Herald
up in won but Hun- games. two games back Kitty 475 438 -128 428 "Conscientious semplos" against infliction of tho death penalty und cancellation of the contract for construction construction of two electric chairs will not prevent adoption of electrocution electrocution in Illinois. The corilract for Uie chairs and attached apparatus for the two state penitentiaries was awarded to the W. D. Allison Co., Indianapolis, Iml., some time ago, but the head ot that concern experienced a change of heart and cancelled his contract a few days ago. W. J. Lindstrom, supervising engineer, engineer, division of architecture and engineering, in charge of building the death houses at Joliet and Chester, Chester, has awarded the contract to the S. M. Briggs Co., Rising Sun, Ind., w i t h tho stipulation that installation installation must bo. complete for tho execution execution of Joseph Bella, Vermilion county, who w i l l pay the penalty for the killing of ,)ulia Flaherty, Danville. The electric chair in tho Cook county jail has been in place for a month. The and election, are Mr. open hold at R. A when the Saturday officiating.