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"M0RE CHRISTIANITY PRACTICED BY LABOR'
UNIONS THAN ALL THE CHURCHES' ;
SAVS MOTHER JONES
THE DAY BOOK
i An Adless Daily Newspaper.
' N. D. Cochran, ,.3E?5i5., Tel, MonroeSS.
Editor and. Publisher. gjggP Automatic 51s42JLv '
500 South Peoria St. 39 Ety tfaiL5& Cents afapntgTJS
VOL. 3, NO. 54
Chicago Monday, Dec. 1, 1M3
PREYING METHODS OF INSTALMENT
HOUSES ARE SHOWN II
I" Recordsoti0egal Aid Society ShowWlbw. Jaxliingmn
1 Areffiounaea-vne, jnan jeiis atopy- onnatnng , ,
Been Charged Three Tunes tot Stirn&Bil&-? -
Brings' Self-Staled BhilanmrdshpA "
the Open, in Their Trite pU " ,,
I, tor several years certain instalment ciouiing ana iurniiure nouses in.
jjiuuugir uaye prtsyen, uu wui iuuguieu wuu art; - j.ui eu, uevitustj ui suiaii,
wages-which prevent them purchasing putrjgfit to buy X)f them
f There has never been art ejqposureof thf&instalment house system The
stores advertise, ana tne newspapers assist mem nv exploiting tne puDnc.
But the stories of the victimsafter they havfc-been lured Ty thesead? ,
Vertlsementsell a different cotjon, K v- . r -" "
In the maioritv of cases the.nurchaser siens a- wse assleninenL-.Hafiv
?p them are In ignorance of what they are signing, iSdihls wage asslgnr
l?herit if a pnrchasjjjp jilck and jUHabj to make Jus'gaym.eBii'' regularly; the
store :njes a claim lor tne purchasers salary witn tne lathers employer;.
Often the result is the loss $1 the purchaser's position. -His jejnployer
Joes not care to be jnixed tip ire the eal. lix other instances thexwalge as-
lent-is aeitt over inewpjurcnaser. as a ciud,. ano-xae tnreat jaaHiie mac