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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, December 05, 1913, Image 1',
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CLARENCE D ARROW SAYS U. 5. LAWS ARE USED
TO MAKE SLAVES OF COLORADO MINERS .
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Daily Newspaper.
N. D. Cochran, .Gggggs Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. Automatic 51-422.
500 South Peoria St. 398 By Mail, 50 Cents a Month.
VOL. 3, NO. 58
.Chicago, Friday, Dec. 5, 1913
HOW HIGH-BROW UPLIFTERS FOOL
WITH BIO ARMY OF UNEMPLOYED
'Jane Whitaker Turns the Light on Some of the Humani
tarians Who Talk Much and Do Little A Prac
. tical, Suggestion for the Charity Trust,
the Mayor and a Few Others.
BY JANE WHITAKER
The committee on unemployed labor, appointed over a year ago by
Mayor Harrison, was revived by him yesterday, given the same advisory
powers it formerly had, and the mayor signified his intention of asking the
city council for an appropriation of $200 to carry on the work.
The total accomplishment of the committee has been zero in the- year
it has been holding various talkrfests.
The Rev. Rufus White, who was chairman, justified his inactivity re
cently by stating that the committee had done all that was required of it
when it went Into a few statistics and drafted some sort of vague, illusive
bill that traveled to Springfield, unchaperoned, and was lost in the dark
alleys of the legislature.
Professor Henderson, "who holds the position of president of the
United Charities, though he seems to be overshadowed by Julius Rosen
wald, whom some people have made the mistake of considering' the real
president, says he was opposed t.Q that friendless bill that went down to
Springfield, and he "just protested against it" ,
Just why th& professor didn't like the bill is hard to discover. It seems
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