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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, September 07, 1912, Image 12

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'Grover Perry of the'I.4W, W., to
day. 'A
"We don't want "industrial
peace," Perry contiriii'ed;' 'We
shall not be satisfiedih, an in
crease in wages .and '"& shorter
working. day. We ijevdr' shall be
satisfied until, we haye abolished
the wage systeml' " . -'-"
A big demonstration is slated
for Sept. .14.;' Perry'says; .that
30,000 wripfcers willake'parjt, A
mass meetuig'will' beheld in. In
dependence,' Square., VWJmVl D.
Haywood, Wm'. H..' Xaqtjn'an; of
Chicago, -and Janes ;1M;aujer,
state repre'sejitatiye froni',ead-.
ing, will speak. ,
Firs African Lady--Have you
; ecu tiic.xvyt 4.0.1. vJLJ.lVA
Second '..A. L Ves,; They'
trnirtsr to" wear -"bier- Bead's, ar
IVparfc anrf
, THE V AND R. IN OHip; v
'The "initia'tive" and "referendum
amendment to; the Ohio constitu
tion, adopted. Tuesday, becomes
operative Oct. 1, 1912, Under this
amendment- further, amendments
are. easy of adoption jf .the people
want thGji. '.. ', '''.'
tf 10 per cent of the voters sign .
a petition -proposing, n. amendment,-
it. shair.be submitted to the
jpeople at the next election.- If a
majqriiy-oi.inpe vqu.qgrun uic
pr.oposition.Yote favorably the
amendment. s i adopted. ,' . '; .
Tf 3pec cent sign a p.eji,tipn- pro-
posing a iaw . jto inp .cgibiarurc
and the.jlegislafure passes it, it
becomes a If whject,tp the ref
erendum. ' ."If " the ; legislature
xlbesn't pass; the law or amend it,
and .3 per. cent, petition ,in addi-
inn tnifhA'hficrifint 3 reraent. thet
law is submitted to the yoters and
maq.eL.3r law uy a injifuvy-ui uiosc
voting.; l- t ';'-','-',"
' Anytime within 90 days after
the legislature has passed a law,
six per cent can sign, a .petitiqn ;
and have, a referendum; ,- If. a ma-r
jority votes; against the law it is
Laws for tax levies, ,apprpprfa,73.
tions ipr state current expeqs.es
and emergency laws for public.
peace, health and safety,, go into -effect
immediately if adopted by
twp'thirds vote of the legislature.
Initiative an,d referendum can't.
be used to, pass laws classifying
property fpr taxation or for sin,-
gle tax on land or land Values.. rv3
Cqpies of all proposed laws or
amendments to constitution, must
&" ;?r . rr. '
i ;..." , .j1
pe mailed to voters. v f .,..

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