Medicine: Catch-Scamps

Canny was the advertisement which the Chicago Tribune had printed in the current issue of the American Medical Association Journal; certain of its success.

One Robert M. Crowe, Negro and not to be confused with Robert E. Crowe, State's Attorney for Cook County (which Chicago entirely occupies), had assaulted a white woman, and escaped.

Fiend Crowe is 35, 5 ft. 5 in. tall, slim, weighs 140 Ibs. His hair is black and kinky, his eyebrows heavy, his ears big, his eyes maroon. He can change his skin color. It is normally brown. But at times...

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