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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, November 01, 1912, Image 9',
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SHE'S PLUGGING AWAY'FOR THE. KIDS' SAKE.., .
Dr. Nena Croake.
Dr. Nena Croake, the first
woman to run for the legislature
in the state of Washington, and
likely to be the first to sit in the
house at Olympia, is going to
work for the passage of a law pen
sioning mothers. She is making
her ca.rapaign largety- on the
mothers' pension, and expects to
"I believe people recogriize now
it is important to take care of the
mothers,, and children," says Dr.
Croake. "It is better to pension
the mothers, left with children so
they can care; for them $h&n cora-