People at the South-Western front found out that Germans were using new weapons in artillery attacks. They smell of chloroform when they burst.
A robbery took place at the palace of Grand Duke Andrey Vladimirovich at 27, Galernaya street. Thieves stole all diamond, gold and silver items from the main storage room. The estimated cost of losses goes up to millions of roubles. One of the robbers is under arrest. He identifies himself as a soldier. See more
The robbery has been discovered by accident. There was an attempt of lynching a soldier for a robbery he was planning. The soldier was brought to the 1st Narvsky Commissariat, where he claimed to have robbed the palace of the Grand Duke together with some other people, and even pointed to the place where they had allegedly hidden 11 pounds of stolen silver.
According to the decree of the Provisional Government on the formation of the Constituent Assembly and due to the beginning of the election process, the fourth State Duma is to be dissolved and all authorities of the State Election Council to be considered void.