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WANT TO SEE HOW CHANCE LOOKS WHEN HE
' BAWLS A PLAYER OUT? LOOK INSIDE
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Daily Newspaper. '
N. D. Cochran, ,asB2sm S00 South Peoria St
Editor and Publisher. jjjP0 398 Tel. Monroe 353.
VOL. 2, NO. 165 Chicago, Friday, April 11, 1913 ONE CENT
LET THE LEGISLATURE YANK OFF THE LID AND
SHOW- UP ALL CHICAGO ROTTENNESS
No, Secret Grand Jury Investigation Will Do Lexow
. the Whole-Town and Do the Job" Openly
Turn on the -Light.
Enemies of the Hearst-Harrison political outfit are
demanding a legislative investigation of the voting
' As a. counter move,' both Hearst and Harrison de
mand, a wholesale legislative investigation-of Chicago
politics, newspapers and everything else.
Wei agree with both of them. Chicago needs a
thorough spring house-cleaning, and nobody can do that
'job. better thana legislative committee made up of mem-
bers Who can t be bought, brow-beaten or bulldozed.
This wholesale investigation should investigate, first
ofall,tje Chicago newspaper trust, every member of it
and every newspaper in Chicago for that matter.
It would be agood thing for the people to know who
owns he newspapers and what influences dictate their
Also -What ownership, if any, any of the public ser
vice corporations hold in any newspapers; and what in
terest ..any -newspaper: jpWQer-oJpolitician holds in any