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THE DAY BOOK
An Adless iSatiyiNewspaper,
N. D. Cochran, , tf Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. igss' Automatic 51-422?
500 .South Peoria Stf 39g ' - By Mail, 50 Cents a Month
VOL 3, NO. 99 ' Chicago, Saturday, Jan. 24, 1914 ONE CENT
FORD PLAN HAS MADE A WHALE OF
A HIT WITH "LITTLE WORKERS"
Day Book Correspondent Investigates Actual Workout
In Individual Cases Eihds That Employes Really
Benefit by New Scheme H enry Kail and
' . Alice Hpckmuth Tell Their Story.
DetroitMi Jap;. -24. How does;
Henry Fbjdfgjplan pCsharinghis i im
mense pr6fi&Mtfr"bis worliers--tlie
people who"jnaite Jils money, for him
actually wOTlc-.oujb iri individual
cases? ' y , .
That's wt t 'jCaine' h;ere to. .find
out. Anddnftgo.to Heitty Ford's
big manyrniilttbnoliar'jlant tp find
it outv TenVto' see Henry Kull,
Henry iUbis;34 y.6arspld; plain,
every-day sort ofca' toon's; man the
kind, that makes u. prapucafiy all of!
the bone, the: sinew aitdl the blood of
this great AmertcairiiatiQn or ours.
He livesin-a small, tifeit hptifee ojj. an
ordinary street and supports '.smiling'
lyr happily, a wife'; jx Bjtm old.
Henry Kuli has w,orked for Henry'
Ford a number of' years. His salary
has always been. 'just $72.90 a month
earned as a' dockman. And his ex
penses.ran this wise:
Rent . . ,.V, .... $18.00
Groceries . . .. 10100
- Meat.. ........ 14.00
Milk . : . ... : '.' '' 2.40
Total.. .-. $68.40 -
That left' Henry Kull just $4;50
:each monUi tbTneet emergencies, to
pay the, dbc'tor, to buy medicines and
little pleasure for liimself .and" his
"But flow 4.t has all been changed,