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LAST EDITION .-' , LAST-EDITION
STATE FACTORY INSP&CTOROSCAR F. NELSON
OPENS WAR ON FACTORY OWNERS
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Daily Newspaper '.'
N. D. Cochran, v sggagSfrv Tel. Monroe 353.. '
Editor and Publisher. CE Automatic 51-422.
600 South- Peoria St " . , 398. - By Mail, 50 Cents a Month.
VOL. 3, NO. 24'
Chicago, Saturday, Oct. 25, 1913-,
DID M'WEENY JUMP OUT OF OFFICE
OR WAS HE PUSHED OUT?
Rumor-Says the So-Called Resignation Leans Heavily on
Andy Lawrence-and the1 Recent $7,500 Judgment -
Obtained by John Ft O'JMalley, Saloonkeeper, ,
Against "Examiner, in Libel-Suiti.
The real reasons,for the "resigna
tion" of John McWeehywhoquit his
job as chief of police Thursday, are,
beginning to leak out. .And now the
, question is, did he jump, or was he
For Dame. Humor, .fickle destroyer
of our most cherished secrets, v has
bobbed up at the City Hall with a
long tale of woe concerning the finish
- of McWeeny as chief. ,,
And ufher mysterious manner she
breathes the'name of Andy Lawrence
.and the recent $7500 judgment ob
tained by John P. ,0'Malley, North
Side saloonkeeper, against the Ex
aminer in his libel suit.
s. The story of that suit; is. now .part
pf i Chicago's political history. Andy '
Lawrence's paper, called John's sa
loon ,a"dive" iatod accused John oi
colonizing voters. Por John is i v
Roger Sullivan manfand plays about
as nicely with Andy as a suffrage!
does with premier Asquith.
f The" Examiner made some ver
rash statements. And a jury -returns
Ed -a verdict even after Andy sent :
crew of reporters'. out every night tc
gather evidence oh CMalley.
The Examiner presented a fine ar-.
ray of witnesses when the.case went
to trial. Saloonkeepers, police char-acters-and
police were all there.
Now Dame Humor chimes In witL
Jthe. McWeeny connection. We lis
ten anxiouBly. Andy, according to the